The Blackman Voice

Apply For The 2019-20 Voice Staff!

Apply For The 2019-20 Voice Staff!

Danielle Paredes, Editor-in-Chief

January 15, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

Click link for Application: Employment application Print two for your teachers:   The-Blackman-Voice-Teacher-Recommendation-Form We are excited that you are considering joining our staff next year! We do need you to consider several characteristics about yourself to make sure you are a good fit for our staff. Check us out at blackmanvoice.net. ...

Christmas Choir Concert 2018

Christmas Choir Concert 2018

Sienna Phillips, News Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Clubs, News

BHS Holi-Daze

BHS Holi-Daze

Danielle Paredes, Editor-In-Chief

December 7, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

Blackman is celebrating the holiday season, so show your Christmas spirit by participating in the BHS Holi-Daze spirit week! Here is the theme for each week: Monday, Dec. 10th  Wacky Tacky Holi-Daze (Holiday Inspired Ugly Sweaters, Socks, Hats, and Ties) Tuesday, Dec. 11th Holi-Daze Pictur...

Alberto Ortiz: One of Three in The Nation

Alberto Ortiz: One of Three in The Nation

Maddy Williams, Reporter

December 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights, Student

The Rose Scholarship, created by NBA star Derrick Rose, inspires students to put in the work to achieve their goals. This scholarship is granted to only three people in the nation. Alberto Ortiz, senior at Blackman, received this scholarship.  Receiving this scholarship required preparation and hard w...

Dual Enrollment Exam Schedule

Sienna Phillips, News Editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Uncategorized

Dual Enrollment Exam Schedule (12/10 - 12/13)    Monday, December 10  8:30 - 10:30 College Algebra, Room G-20  10:30 - 12:30 Statistics, Room G-20; Students will attend 3rd lunch    Tuesday, December 11  English will be tested at their regular time in their regular class...

2018-2019 Semester Exam Schedule

Danielle Paredes, Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

Friday, Dec. 14th  1st  8:30-10:00..........1st period exam  2nd  10:06-10:43  3rd  10:48-11:25  4th  11:30-12:40  1st lunch. 11:25- 11:50  2nd lunch. 11:50-12:15  3rd lunch. 12:15-12:40  5th  12:45-1:22  6th   1:27-2:04  7th  2:09-2:46  Pep R.  2:46-3:30  Monday, Dec. 17th...

2400 Students in 5 Minutes

2400 Students in 5 Minutes

Sienna Phillips and Maddy Williams

November 29, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

  The number of students from the 2017-2018 to the 2018-2019 school year has grown rapidly. So much so, many students struggle to get to class on time because of the traffic jams. Last year, a total of 2,264 students were enrolled in Blackman High School, but as of , the enrollment is 2,...

Changes with TNReady: Is it For The Better?

Changes with TNReady: Is it For The Better?

Katelyn Morrow

November 28, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

As many already know, TNReady testing didn’t go as planned last year. Our principal, Dr. Justus, explains what went wrong with testing, but what also went right.   “We had multiple technical issues with the online testing to the point where the integrity of the testing situation was not good, ther...

Volleyball Team Attacks Another Season

Volleyball Team Attacks Another Season

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

Another volleyball season is now over, and the team and coaching staff is already looking at how to prepare for next year. Even though the Blackman High School volleyball team didn’t make it to the district tournament, they plan to work harder, “set” the next season into motion, and come out with...

Criminal Justice Competition

Criminal Justice Competition

Maddy Williams, Reporter

November 26, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Clubs, News, Showcase

Another criminal justice competition is under wraps. Recently, the members of the Criminal Justice Club competed in many events. They placed in every event at the competition. “These events are very difficult, and I'm extremely proud of our kids. They did so well because of their drive and hard...

Lunch Ladies: The Unsung Heroes of Blackman

Lunch Ladies: The Unsung Heroes of Blackman

Maddy Williams and Kayla Donaldson

November 19, 2018


Filed under Faculty, Showcase, Spotlights, Video

You wouldn’t believe how much effort goes into the food in our cafeteria. The lunch ladies put forth immense effort in order to serve students each and every day. Their preparation is an all-day event, and their actions do not go unnoticed. They spend their time preparing food, setting up all the drinks...

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Mindfulness is the practice of being conscious and present in one's day to day life and could be a remedy to all the stress high school students face. Emma Kassebaum, a senior in the Blackman Collegiate Academy, did her Capstone project over mindfulness and using techniques to be mindful.   ...