The Blue and Gold

2018-2019 Staff

Atharv Naidu

Editor

Atharv Naidu was born on October 3rd, 2005 in Connecticut. He likes developing and playing games. He plays Roblox and Minecraft and scripts in Lua. He wants to be in the medical field when he grows up, more specifically, neurology. Atharv likes traveling...

Nadia Memari

Editor

Nadia Memari was born in Toronto, Canada on April 12, 2005. She is 13 years old and is in the 8th grade. She doesn't consider herself to be very social and is more of an introvert. Her favorite teachers at Bowditch are Ms. Koyanagi, the seventh grade...

Marie Ishida

Editor

       Marie Ishida loves to be creative. She likes to draw, play the piano, and watch anime. She is also one of the current leaders of anime club. She looks up to certain video game and anime characters because of their backstories. Marie loves ...

Kanna Funabashi

Editor

       Kanna Funabashi is a 13 year old who loves watching anime, and is one of the current leaders of anime club. At anime club, she and her club members watch anime every Friday, and explore new genres. Her hobby is playing games and her favori...

Eshan Electricwala

Editor

Eshan Electricwala is a very interesting, smart, and kind student at Bowditch. The best advice he has ever received is to always try his best and work hard. His teachers inspire him to do these things. Eshan enjoys hanging out with friends, playing fortnite,...

Kaelin Sherman

Editor

Kaelin Sherman is a creative and cheerful eighth grader who has a calm and kind personality on the outside, making her a good person to talk to. However, Kaelin also has a happy and silly personality that comes out around friends and people she’s comf...

Gabriel Wong

Editor

Gabriel Wong was born on July 27, 2005. He enjoyed elementary school, and kindergarten teacher, Ms. Swetman, was his favorite. He found her very interesting as she had many pets, including chickens. Through elementary school, he had no preference for subjec...

Jane Oh

Editor

       Meet Jane Oh, she lives with her family and pet cats in Foster City. Some of her interests are drawing, painting, reading, and watching movies. When she is not doing a hobby or spending time with family and friends, she is working on things for sc...

Simone Halpin

Journalist

       Looking up to Emma watson, Simone Halpin wishes to be confident about herself and stand up to what is right. Adopting most of their traits from her mother, who is a teacher, Simone is organized, proactive and always seeking to learn new mat...

samuel Johnson

Editor

              Samuel Johnson was born on August 6th, 2005. He’s a hard working student that loves basketball. Basketball keeps him motivated to have good grades and was 2 years old when he first started playing. Ever since he was little he dre...

Leonardo Alcocer

Editor

    Leonardo Alcocer, aged 12, enjoys being in Foster City. He stays in a townhouse with his parents, a visiting grandmother, and a dog named Chocolate. He enjoys spending time home with his family and plays video games with his friends...

Jessica Li

Editor/Journalist

       Meet Jessica Li, an avid reader of all things with a bit of humor, also called comedy. She also loves chocolate, devouring all food made out of chocolate or with chocolate. Moreover, while she is not wolfing down some chocolate chip cookie...

Maddie Cummins

journalist

              Maddie Cummins likes to play soccer and spend time with friends and family.  She enjoys Bowditch because she feels that it is a great environment for learning and that there are great teachers. Her favorite subject is Language Ar...

Makena Anderson

Editor

              Makena Anderson is a person who is thoughtful and caring. She lives in Foster City with her brother, sister, mother, and father. She loves animals and one day hopes to be a shelter worker to help stop poaching and animal cruelty. He...

Avi Konduri

Editor

Avi Konduri considers himself a calm person and an idealist. He likes to read science fiction, such as the Foundation Series, Avi’s favorite series. His favorite color is black because it is a color that you cannot actually see. Avi lives with his pa...

Cynthia Shi

Editor/Journalist

Cynthia Shi loves school and tries to be the best she can be, while striving to make new friends wherever she goes. During the summer, Cynthia went to a coding camp and a CSM camp due to her enjoyment of coding and interaction with new activities. Othe...

Behruz Azimov

Editors/Journalist

Behruz Azimov is a thirteen-year-old born in Orlando, Florida, and would consider himself extroverted and soccer-obsessed. Although an extrovert, he wouldn’t consider himself as very outgoing or adventurous, but the craziest thing he has ever done was swim...

Manu Cohen

Editors/Journalist

  Manu Cohen ,13, was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina.  He now lives in foster City. Because he lived in Argentina he speaks Spanish and English fluently.  He thinks summer break is to short but still enjoyed it. During that time he played...

Sophie Bironas

Editor

  Sophie Bironas, age 13, has been enjoying life here at Bowditch since she came last year. Her favorite teacher is Mr. Klieman, and she likes school because she says being educated can you a lot in life. She would like to improve in PE this year...

Jamison Chow

Editor

Jamison Chow was born on October 14, 2004. He has one sister and he lives with his parents, in a house in Foster City. Jamison is unsure of what specific career he wants to have when he grows up, but he wants to work with medicine. Jamison also really l...

Sari Wachtelhausen

Editor

Sari Wachtelhausen lives in Foster City. She was born in Connecticut on 2/10/05 and lived there until she was five, which was when she moved to Foster City. She thinks that school is important and it teaches people skills that they can use to get jobs. ...

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