The Humans of BASH is modeled after the Humans of New York photo project. Our aim is to give a glimpse into the everyday lives of BASH students and the spirit of the school.
A Day in the Life of An Administrative Assistant – Mrs. Ziegler
After graduating from Boyertown High School in 1979, Penny Ziegler went straight into the position of secretary to the assistant principal at 'Junior High East.' At the time, getting a job in the school district included skills testing and more, and she was coming to us straight out of high school! Mrs. Ziegler stayed at JHE for five years until she became a stay-at-home mom.
In 1996, when her...
Spotlight on BASH’s Band Director: “I’m here to make you world-class people”
If you take a walk down to the music department you’ll see the well-known band room and inside will be BASH’s band director, Mr. Langdon. Mr. Langdon has been a teacher at BASH for ten years now and has taught many classes including Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Percussion Ensemble, Music Recording, Music Theory 1, and Piano 1&2. He also wanted to teach Composition along with that long list of cl...
"I love Christmas because I feel like there is so much meaning behind it. We are all like snowflakes- different in our own ways."
"My favorite thing about Christmas is spending time with friends and family it’s important to me because I feel that it is important to dedicate the time to connect and enjoy time with everyone and have a good time, the presents are cool too I guess."
"Every year on Christmas we go to my aunts and uncle's house and my family has a huge air hockey tournament, which is always fun."
"As a wise person once said, ‘Christmas is most truly Christmas when we celebrate it by giving the light of love to those who deserve it the most."
"Christmas is such a weird concept to me. An old, fat man crawls down your chimney and pretends to give you items that your parents and siblings actually gave to you and you feed him for it? Christmas is just another weird conspiracy theory."
“When I’m an adult, I’m going to go home and celebrate with my family. I’m going to try to get them to come together.”
“The gift that meant the most to me was Hamilton tickets. It was a fun experience, not just a gift!”
“I think I got a skateboard and I was highly dissatisfied”