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  • March 28Twin day!

  • March 17One Week until Spring! GOOOOOOO BUCCS! (Edit This)

  • March 14Pi Day

  • Should students be able to listen to music during the mile run?

    Should students be able to listen to music during the mile run?

    Michael Forman and Matthew Korsunsky

    March 6, 2017

    We interviewed a variety of students and  a teacher  about the topic of the mile run. The Topic is should students be able to listen to music during mile run.                                           #1: Do you think students running the mile should be able to listen to musi...

  • Should Websites be Blocked?

    Should Websites be Blocked?

    Matthew Korsunsky and Michael Forman

    March 3, 2017

      Everyone at Bowditch, at some point or another, has been blocked from a website he or she wants to access. Should these websites be blocked? Based on my own experience, I don’t think these sites should be censored. Many times when researching a complex topic, I cannot access the one s...

  • Lunar New Year

    Lunar New Year

    Mikayla Wong

    February 17, 2017

    Happy Lunar New Year!  January 28th marked the start of the first day of the lunar calendar. While Lunar New Year is often called Chinese New Year, many people don’t know that other countries also celebrate the holiday including South Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Brunei,  just to name a fe...

  • Music : On Your Mind

    Music : On Your Mind

    Michiaki Sato and Aryana Noori

    February 16, 2017

    Whether it is through band, choir, orchestra, or glee, music has achieved a way to produce a form of beauty, passion and emotion. At Bowditch Middle School, music fills the soul and mind of students, 6 through 8th grade. When you walk through Bowditch in the morning, you can vaguely hear the sound o...

  • Moana


    Jenovia Mistry and Mikayla Wong

    January 11, 2017

          On its opening weekend, Moana topped the Thanksgiving box office by earning $81 million, exceeding the take of many popular movies including Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Doctor Strange, and Trolls.     When Lilo and Stitch came out in 2002, many people loved the movie, even ...

2016 Year In Review

2016 Year In Review

Mikayla Wong

2016 -- a year full of tragic and exciting events. The year had many ups and downs, but overall it was a  good year like the the ones that preceded it. During 2016 many new and exciting things happened like Leonardo Dicaprio...

March 2No Comments

Important Announcement!

Important Announcement!

Matthew Korsunsky, Administrator

We hope you enjoy the first issue of The Sail, the new Bowditch newspaper. Since the content spans September 2016 through January 2017, think of it as a collection of highlights from the first part of this school year. Our a...

January 12No Comments

New Elementary School

New Elementary School

Mikayla Wong and Jenovia Mistry

In 2013, the San Mateo-Foster City School District established a  $130 million  plan to build a new school, originally set for completion  during the 2016-2017 school year. However, the search for a suitable location wa...

December 7No Comments

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Snapchat Streaks

Giuliana Selvitella and Aryana Noori

Snapchat is a mobile app that was created and run by Snap Incorporated created September of 2011. It is one of the most popular social media platforms and is used all over the world. Snapchat is used to send “snaps” whi...

March 27No Comments

  • Social Media March 3
  • Aiding Electives March 1
  • Valentine’s Day February 15
  • Recording/Songwriting/Music Production Club December 14

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Should the school have more clubs?

We interviewed many students to find out their opinions of the clubs currently offered at Bowditch. Are there too many or too few? And which ones would they add if they could?   Are you pa...

March 7No Comments

Staff Editorial: Rainy Day Schedule

February 24

School Opinions: Should the break in between 2nd and 3rd period be longer?

February 24

Backpack Debate

February 3

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  • Trap Music

    Trap Music Originating in Atlanta, trap music is a subgenre of rap music which combines hip hop, dance music, and dub step. Southern rappers su...

  • Food Survey

    I surveyed 50 Bowditch 8th graders to find out their favorite cuisine. Here are the results: ...

  • Santa Ramen

    Santa Ramen

  • Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies

    Red Velvet Crinkle Cookies

  • Waterfront

    Waterfront is a local Mediterranean restaurant with a diverse menu located at 969 Edgewater Boulevard, near the Lucky’s complex in Foster City. Alth...

  • Crêpes

    Crêpes Ingredients : 2 cups flour 3 eggs ¼ cup unsalted butter, melted 3 tbsp. granulated sugar 3 cups milk Preparation : 1. In...

  • Arrival


  • Homemade Reese’s cups

    Homemade Reese’s cups

  • The Lord of The Rings: The Fellowship of The Ring

                 The Lord of the Rings, based on the novel The Fellowship of the Ring by J. R. R. Tolkien, came out in 2001. It was a big hit thank...

  • The Karate Kid(1984)

                The Karate Kid is a movie about a young man named Daniel LaRusso, played by Ralph Macchio, who wants to learn karate in order to fit...

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