Bear Witness

Trash Talk

March 30, 2017

Littering is an issue at our school. Despite the 186 trash cans around the campus, Taconada wrappers still manage to elude the trashcans. The custodial staff has to spend extra time picking up after lunchtime. Don’t think tha...

Branham sex education updated to code

March 30, 2017

The district has dropped the Christian-affiliated group Real Options last year in favor of Health Connected to teach its sex education program. The change came after The Bear Witness revealed in March 2016 that the physical...

District vows to protect undocumented families

March 30, 2017

President Trump issued the banned movement of people from seven middle-eastern nations and also banned Syrian refugees indefinitely on Jan. 27. But after heavy unified protests, the travel ban was lifted after many were detained...


March 30, 2017

Procrastination: otherwise known as intentional delay, postponing, putting off, avoidance, or most commonly referred to as the bane of mankind’s existence. It’s the reason senior Ryan Posey rushed on his AP Art Portfolio, the reason sopho...

Run, hide, defend?

March 30, 2017

Recently, there have been multiple violent threats made to Branham High School through social media, raising questions about campus safety. Luckily, friends of the Branham community reported these posts to administration. The...

Arts programs see expansion for 17-18 year

February 3, 2017

Branham plans to offer three new courses for the 2017-18 school year to compensate for a growing student population and changing interests. Linda Goytia, the Campbell Union High School District board president, said that courses...

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