Twenty-two students take to the stage in "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee."
Outdoor Leadership Hike
The BHS Outdoor Leadership class snowshoed to the summit of Williams Peak near Sunlight Ski Resort. After the hike, the class practiced avalanche safety by using avalanche beacons, probes, and shovels in preparation for the group's upcoming mult-day hut trip.
Wrestlers to State
Juniors Oswaldo Morales and William Rivera qualified to compete at the State Wrestling Championships in Denver. Awesome accomplishment!
Skier to State
In her first year of training with the AVSC Local Nordic Comp Team, sophomore Megan Maley qualified for the Nordic State Championships in Steamboat. Way to go!
Bilingual poet Logan Phillips holds a poetry workshop at BHS. Students will read their work at an all-school assembly, while some will perform at a valley-wide poetry slam in Carbondale. Thanks, Aspen Words, for creating these cool opportunities!
District Honor Band
Junior Albert Marquez (trumpet) and Alex Diaz (drumset) were selected for the CMEA District 8 Honor Jazz Band. Congrats!
Upperclassmen in Mr. Huntsman's physics class built columns out of balsa wood, competing to see whose supports the most weight.
Basalt High School Mission
Every student will be equipped with the knowledge, skills, habits of mind and personal qualities to achieve success in the 21st century world and to create choices for his or her future.