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  • Parker Signs with Sacred Heart

    Parker Signs with Sacred Heart

    June 16, 2016

    Surrounded by his family and coaches, Brandon Parker signed his NCAA Letter of Intent, joining the Track & Field team at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut. For the Hawthorne Bears, Parker has been anchor of the 4-x-100-meter relay team, which this year broke the Hawthorne High School,... READ MORE »»

    Brandon Parker signing his NCAA Letter of Intent to run track at Sacred Heart University. Standing: Athletic Director Art Mazzacca, Mr. Rob Parker, Coach John LaForge. Seated: brother Ben Parker, Brandon Parker, Mrs. Sue Parker.

    T. DiGeronimo

  • Cheryl Pasquale Outstanding Educator

    Cheryl Pasquale Outstanding Educator

    June 13, 2016

    Hawthorne High School mathematics teacher, Cheryl  Smith Pasquale, was honored at a celebratory breakfast on June 13 at Ramapo College for her selection by North Jersey Media Group as “Outstanding Educator” in the field of mathematics. Ms. Pasquale was nominated for the award by her pre-cal... READ MORE »»

    Cheryl Smith Pasquale with Fabrizio Torres

    R. Spirito

  • Empyrean Launch

    Empyrean Launch

    Alli Getchell, Staff Writer

    June 13, 2016

    On Wednesday, June 8, the HHS Creative Writing Club conducted a successful launch party for our literary magazine, The Empyrean. It was celebrated in the school media center, decorated with vases and paper flowers, made by the club members themselves, and tasty snacks. Several club members, along Principa... READ MORE »»

    Creative Writing Seniors!


  • Roller Coaster Day at HHS

    Roller Coaster Day at HHS

    June 10, 2016

    The Hawthorne High School courtyard was transformed into a roller coaster exhibit for students, staff, and visiting family members on June 9 by pre-calculus students under the supervision of math teachers Cheryl Pasquale and Ryan McMann. The roller coaster project has become an annual tradition at the... READ MORE »»

  • Julian Parra: A Babson Beaver

    Julian Parra: A Babson Beaver

    Kareem Habal, Staff Writer

    June 10, 2016

    Without a doubt, the Hawthorne High School Class of 2016 will be missed after graduation. However, on behalf of the Clarion and HHS, we are all very proud of what this class has accomplished and we will continue to encourage them to pursue their dreams. We are positive they will succeed in their respective... READ MORE »»

Seniors At the Art Show

Ronny Pena

The annual Hawthorne High School art show was held on Friday, May 20th. The weather cooperated and the sun shined brilliantly over the courtyard as students and alumni alike...  Read More »

June 10, 2016

HHS Participates in Jeans for Troops

June 10, 2016

Jeans for Troops is an organization that engages employees from schools and other businesses to raise money for military troops. In order to participate,...  Read More »

Summer Reading

June 10, 2016

Summer is coming and do you know what that means? No school, vacation, and the lovely summer book report everyone has to do. Summer reading isn't as bad...  Read More »

Saying Goodbye

June 10, 2016

After four years of crowded hallways, humid classrooms, lengthy research papers, and many other memories, one of the saddest parts of high school occurs; th...  Read More »

Lunch with E&L: Lincoln Grill

June 3, 2016

This is the third in a series of articles reviewing local food establishments. Different staff writers have agreed to review restaurants that are popular wi...  Read More »

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Lunch with E&L: Lincoln Grill

Lara Bookholt and Erika La Monaca

This is the third in a series of articles reviewing local food establishments. Different staff writers have agreed to review restaurants that are popular with students at Ha...  Read More »

June 3, 2016

May of 2016 is Mental Health Awareness Month

Frances Rodriguez, Staff Writer

May of 2016 is Mental Health Awareness Month. Mental Health Awareness Month is a collective effort in the United States to provide attentiveness to a health of as great importance...  Read More »

May 26, 2016

HHS Art Show 2016: An Opinion

May 23, 2016

Whether we realize it or not, we are all more creative and talented than we might think. If you don't believe me, just think back to this past Friday and...  Read More »

Making Changes

May 20, 2016

Hawthorne High School is a place of education, experience, and friendships, but sometimes we notice the flaws of our school. Beyond the learning and activit...  Read More »

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Class of 2019: Pancake Breakfast

Sarah Wisniewski, Staff Writer

The Freshman Class will be holding a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Saturday, March 19. The event will be held in the Hawthorne High School cafeteria from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pre-o...  Read More »

March 8, 2016

Nutella Day

March 3, 2016

Band Fundraiser: Get Your Coffee Cakes

February 8, 2016


January 29, 2016

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HHS Girls Triumph in County Rely Meet

The Hawthorne Girls Track Team repeated as Passaic County Relay, Group B Champions on Saturday, April 9 at Passaic Valley High School. The Bears scored 126 points; Eastern...  Read More »

April 11, 2016

Spring Pep Rally at HHS

April 8, 2016

A school is most unified when all of its students are together, and on Friday, April 1, the students of HHS all came together to support our spring athletic...  Read More »

Upcoming HHS Golf Season

March 14, 2016

The Hawthorne High School golf team's 2016 season will soon be in full swing, after an off-season filled with hard work, excitement, and high expectations....  Read More »

HHS Girls’ Track Preview

March 9, 2016

Head coach Gus Schell and assistant coach Jayson LaVorne are ready to take on another season of girls’ outdoor spring track. The 2016 season currentl...  Read More »

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Faculty Favorites: Mrs.Clark

Julia Aguero, Staff Writer

Everyone is excited about the return of English teacher, Mrs. Deborah Clark, who left for maternity leave at the end of the 2015 school year. She came back the day after holiday...  Read More »

February 12, 2016

Faculty Favorites: Mrs.Phibbs

January 21, 2016

There are many teachers in Hawthorne High School. Most of them are student’s favorites. One of them happens to be Mrs. Michele Phibbs. She teaches Geometry...  Read More »

Faculty Favorites: Mr. Rivera

December 9, 2015

Mr. Dominic Rivera has been a hit with his students! He is here in place of Mrs. Clark while she is on maternity leave. The Clarion was lucky enough to ask Mr. Rivera ...  Read More »

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