Nick Danby, BHS Class of 2016, is the National Champion in Congressional Debate after winning at the 2015 National Speech and Debate Association National Tournament in Dallas, Texas. Danby is captain of the BHS Congressional Debate Team that won the 2015 Maine State Championship. Read more about Danby and the BHS Debate Team in Judy Harrison’s article in the Bangor Daily News.
Bangor Rams Baseball, under the direction of Coach Jeff Fahey, finished their 18-2 season with a 5-4 win over South Portland, making them Class A State Champions for the second year in a row. Read Ernie Clark’s in-depth article in the Bangor Daily News.
Paige Brown, a student at Bangor High School, is the winner of Maine’s Stockholm Junior Water Prize with her project entitled, “Identifying and Remediating the Sources of Pollution in Impaired Bangor Streams.” The Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP) is the world’s most prestigious youth award for a water-related science project. Brown will go on to compete at the National SJWP competition in Herndon, Virginia June 19-20. Brown is no stranger to competition. This past year, she presented her project at the
On Sunday, June 7, 2015, 244 graduates took part in Bangor High School’s Commencement Ceremony at the Cross Insurance Center. Degrees were conferred by Dr. Betsy Webb, Superintendent of Schools and Dr. Jay Ye, Vice Chairman of the School Committee. Sixty-two students graduated with First Honors, an average of 3.70 or higher, and 56 graduated with Second Honors, an average between 3.00 and 3.69. Bangor High School’s STEM Academy saw its first graduating cohort, with nine students completing the rigorous
Three students at Bangor High School qualified for the 40th Annual American Regions Mathematics League (ARML) Competition at Penn State on May 29-30, 2015. The top 35 Maine students from the Maine Association of Math Leagues (MAML) competitions throughout the year are invited to attend the ARML Competition. Bangor High School Juniors Conor Thompson (1st in the State), Isaac Robinson (13th) and Dan O’Brien (19th) will join 32 other students from throughout the State to represent Maine. “These are among