The Matador Messenger

Sophia Bouyakzan
Sophia is in 8th grade and is interviewing Principal Valburg and covering social studies with Mr. Seitz as her beat. Her favorite subject is social studies. Her hobbies and interests include gymnastics, baking, and swimming. In her free time, she enjoys reading and hanging out with friends. She decided to join newspaper because she loves to write and type. This year, she looks forward to meeting new people and for people all around the world to see her articles. If she could pick one quote to share with everyone it would be “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein.

Sophia Bouyakzan, Layout Editor

May 13, 2015
Could London’s Disused Train Tunnels be Transformed into Cycle Highways? (Story)
May 07, 2015
BYMS Advanced Drama presents “Bye Bye Birdie “ (Story)
Apr 17, 2015
Bacon, It’s Not Just for Breakfast Anymore! (Story)
Apr 15, 2015
New Fire Extinguisher: Bass Hum Booms Flames Out (Story)
Apr 14, 2015
Moon’s Lava Tubes May Allow for Underground Cities (Story)
Apr 13, 2015
Disney introduces Elena, Its First Latina princess (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
Instagram for Doctors: Sharing Medical Mysteries and Patient Prognosis (Story)
Feb 04, 2015
Fossil Found May Reveal New Type of Ancient Human (Story)
Jan 30, 2015
The Most Trafficked Mammal You’ve Never Heard Of (Story)
Jan 25, 2015
Mexican Mega Farms Supplying U.S. Market Are Rife with Labor Abuses (Story)
Dec 08, 2014
Big Hero 6: The Science Behind Baymax (Story)
Nov 20, 2014
Shout out to Mrs. Perez (Story)
Nov 03, 2014
New Dinosaur Discovered: A Giant Among Dinosaurs (Story)
Oct 27, 2014
Air Racing: The Fastest Sport You Never Heard Of (Story)
Oct 12, 2014
Scientific Discovery Could Cure all Blindness (Story)
Oct 09, 2014
BYMS Principal, Ken Valburg: Ready to Celebrate Student and Teacher Successes (Story)
Oct 03, 2014
What’s Up with all the Redheads in TV Ads? (Story)
May 16, 2014
Scrap Metal Find Turns Out to be $33 Million Faberge Golden Egg (Story)
May 16, 2014
Glaciers Disappearing in the Mountains of Africa (Story)
May 16, 2014
Volleyball Players Can Live Well, at a Distance, While Pursuing Olympic Dreams (Story)
May 15, 2014
Teen Suspended After Refusing to Stand for Pledge of Allegiance (Story)
May 01, 2014
Chinese Drivers Hesitant to Adopt Electric Cars (Story)
Apr 25, 2014
Quote of the Day 4/25/14 (Story)
Apr 24, 2014
Quote of the Day 4/24/14 (Story)
Apr 22, 2014
Volcanic Island Eats Another off Coast of Japan (Story)
Feb 05, 2014
The Cinnamon Challenge Lands Many Children In Hospital (Story)
Jan 24, 2014
Superhero Pitbull Saves Owner Twice (Story)
Jan 10, 2014
Healthy Recipes Win Kids a Trip to the White House (Story)
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