Things that make you go ‘oops!’

A yearbook is a historical document that will last a lifetime and beyond. So everything you’re putting on the pages will always be there...including the mistakes. Here’s how you can take extra

What are we missing…..oh yeah, academics!

Think about it. The average high school student spends 5.8 hours in class each school day. Another 35 minutes at lunch and 15 minutes for class changes round out the rest of the school day. So if 89%

Eight ways to avoid missing deadlines

Whether you’re racing to the finish line or in the thick of it, deadlines can stress out the staff. For spring books, the coming days are imperative. Finish your book or miss delivery day. For fall

Make it your signature move

We’re not talking about Getting Sturdy or Hitting the Griddy. We’re talking signature completion so your pages can dance their way through the presses.

CSPA names 9 Balfour schools 2023 Crown Finalists

The Columbia Scholastic Press Association honored 9 Balfour schools as 2023 Crown Finalists. CSPA announced the yearbook finalists on Twitter and their website.

All I have left to do on my spread is the captions.

That phrase might make an adviser a little nervous because captions can sometimes take a while to complete. From gathering the background information, setting up interviews with the people in the

Keeping Motivation High: Pom Poms and Pancakes

You did it! They did it! You’re meeting deadlines, flowing class photos in and wrapping up the fall sports pages. With a big project like the yearbook, it’s important to reward achievements along the

Christmas Lights, Starbucks Cups and Yearbook Endsheets

...Really Do Have Something in Common In most grocery and department stores, Christmas decorations are up before Halloween has even passed. A few might wait until November 1, like Starbucks who

Congratulations to our Fall 2022 Great Shot Photo Winners!

Meet the winners of the Fall 2022 Balfour Great Shot Photo Contest. Nearly 1,000 excellent submissions challenged our panel of judges to narrow the field to the awardees below. Thank you to everyone

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