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Introducing Bear With Me Graphics

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Jessica Layton, Contributor
January 26, 2015

Hawthorne High School’s Life Skills students are excited to announce the grand opening of Bear With Me Graphics. As part of the Academic Real-Life Community Hands-On Program (ARCH), students in this program have been creating tee-shirts for various Hawthorne School District events. The students’... Read more »

HHS Alum Christian Maya Visits Honors Art Class

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Abby Provencher, Contributor
January 25, 2015

A 2008 Hawthorne High School Alum, Christian Maya, recently visited Daniele Russo’s Honors Art class to teach acrylic painting techniques. Russo had invited Maya as a guest speaker to give the students a professional’s view as they started their acrylics unit. After graduating HHS, Maya attended... Read more »

2015 Senior Volleyball Tournament

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Katherine Interiano, Staff Writer
January 23, 2015

The senior Class of 2015 participated in their annual volleyball tournament which was held on Monday, January 19. At any given moment, there were two games going on in the main gym and one game going on the side gym, with non-participants in the bleachers. Keeping score were Hawthorne High School teachers... Read more »

HHS Art Students Exhibit at WPU


January 21, 2015

Art students at Hawthorne High School have been invited to participate in the annual student art exhibit ARTstart at William Paterson University.  The exhibit runs from January 17 to January 31 in the Power Art Gallery at William Paterson University off Hamburg Turnpike in Wayne. Art teachers Danielle... Read more »

Frank Riley


Cielle Tousignant, Staff Writer
January 15, 2015

Hawthorne High School alumnus, Frank Riley, has made his home town proud by being extremely successful in the business world. On January 6th, Mr. Schell’s Entrepreneurship class was thrilled to invite Riley in to speak about his success. Leaving HHS in 2000, Riley already had a long resume. He was... Read more »

Student Art Gallery Exhibit

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January 9, 2015

Hawthorne High School recently hung an exhibit of split complementary color themes in the Library Media Center’s Student Art Gallery. The Intermediate Art students in Danielle Russo’s class created paintings that focused on advanced color theory. The student artists with exhibited paintings are:... Read more »

HHS Alumni Steven Prieto Gives His Alma Mater a Visit


Cielle Tousignant, Staff Writer
January 9, 2015

Steven Prieto, a 2013 Hawthorne High School graduate, spoke to Mrs. Clark’s English III Honors class and a select group of seniors who have applied to the school he is currently a sophomore at, Boston University. Due to the common interest shown in Boston University from the junior class, an assembly... Read more »

Peer Leaders Assembly


Cielle Tousignant, Staff Writer
January 8, 2015

On Friday, December 12, Peer Leaders (along with Mr. Corvo’s and Ms. Clifford’s seventh period classes) attended an assembly on the negative impact online gambling can have on one’s life. Guest speaker Daniel Trolaro, problem gambling prevention specialist at the Council on Compulsive Gambling... Read more »

Announcement of the Spring Musical: “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”


Jesse Dorfman, Staff Writer
January 5, 2015

Mrs. Hackett, head of the Drama Department, has officially announced that the spring musical will be How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. How to Succeed, written by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock, and Willie Gilbert, with music by Frank Loesser, is a timeless American classic. The original... Read more »

2014 Winter Dance

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Rocco Pecoraro, Staff Writer
December 23, 2014

This year’s Hawthorne High School Holiday Dance, held at Macaluso’s Banquet Hall here in Hawthorne, had a fantastic turnout.  The atmosphere was entertaining and upbeat the entire night.   Thanks to Mystical Entertainment (the evening’s DJ) students and teachers alike were on the dance floor... Read more »