Middle School

Grade 8 Students Celebrate New Beginnings

The BB&N Middle School Closing Ceremony, held on June 6th at the Nicholas Athletic Center, marked an important milestone for the 90 eighth graders making the transition to high school.

Middle School Impresses in Sweeney Todd Production

Audience members at the Middle School spring musical this year were transported to 19th century London for a deviant, musical romp into the world of Sweeney Todd. The Tony-winning production was brought to life in the Big Room through wonderful student acting and music.

Middle School Students Excel at History Bee

On Friday April 13, eleven BB&N Middle School students travelled to Malden Catholic High School to participate in the Regional Finals of the National History Bee.  Eleven students who took the Online Qualifying Test placed into the Regional Finals, an event which drew dozens of finalists from the six New England States.

Middle School Drama Performance Takes the Gold

BB&N Middle Schoolers recently won top prize, a gold medal, at The Massachusetts Educational Theater Guild middle school drama festival. Hosted by the Notre Dame Academy in Hingham, MA, the annual event featured numerous performances by six area schools, including BB&N's production of Don Zolidis’ The Firecracker Incident.

Middle Schoolers Probe for Answers at "Science Knight"

Have you ever wondered how food can affect your mood? How the bodily functions of cows contribute to global warming? Or why Twinkies last so long? These questions and more were answered at "Science Knight," a recent evening of chemistry in the Middle School Big Room and foyer.

Middle School Launches Interfaith Pilot Initiative

A rabbi, a reverend, and an Islamic educator walk into room...it may sound like a bad joke, but when those exact circumstance came to pass in the Middle School Big Room this February, the punchline was an enlightening exploration of faith.

Raptors Visit the Middle School

Four birds of prey –a Barn Owl, Great Horned Owl, Red Tailed Hawk, and a Turkey Vulture –visited the Middle School this week during Community Time.

Mindfulness at the Middle School

Mindful Lunch at the Middle School evolved about 5 years ago out of realization that kids were expressing an interest and also a need for more ways to “de-stress.”