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Leah Matari, Contributor
December 12, 2014

Wonderfully Wonderful Drama Production: It’s a Wonderful Life Hawthorne High School’s Fall production of It’s a Wonderful Life is an absolutely spectacular performance that is the perfect holiday show for all ages to enjoy. As one first is seated under the chandelier-covered ceiling in HHS’s... Read more »

Getting To Know the Robotics Club

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Ryan Lemaire , Staff Writer
December 11, 2014

One of the most unique clubs in the Hawthorne School District is the Robotics Club. The members at Lincoln Middle School and Hawthorne High School, along with their advisor, physics teacher Michael Davidson, all have a passion for building and using robots. Last year, Davidson, along with then-VP Dario... Read more »

Hour of Code at HHS

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Kelsey Cimillo, Contributor
December 11, 2014

To participate in the National Week of Computer Science, the Hawthorne High School Library Media Center hosted an “Hour of Code” on December 9, 2014. This session used Kahan Academy tutorials to introduce the beginners to basic computer programming and to give more experienced students an... Read more »

8th Grade Orientation at HHS

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Jason Bryant, Contributor
November 20, 2014

Hawthorne High School had its annual 8th grade orientation on Thursday evening, November 13, 2014. This event introduces 8th graders and their parents to the high school and all the fun activities they can be a part of. To begin the night, parents and students gathered in the auditorium where student... Read more »

Assemblyman Eustace Visits HHS

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Leah Matari, Contributor
November 20, 2014

Hawthorne High School’s Advanced Placement and Pre- Advanced Placement U.S. History classes had a combined assembly Friday, November 14, 2014 to welcome New Jersey Assemblyman Timothy J. Eustace. The classes, taught by Christopher Ward and Matthew Corvo, listened attentively as Eustace spoke about... Read more »

Criminal Justice Classes at the Shooting Range

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Justin Rodrigues, Contributor
November 19, 2014

The Criminal Justice classes of HHS, taught by Joshua Kabrel, took a field trip to the Hawthorne Police Department shooting range on Wagaraw Road on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. Kabrel explained that “the police came into the classroom and gave lessons on other uses of force that police officers use... Read more »

Creative Writing Club Hosts Author Visit

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November 13, 2014

In celebration of National Novel Writing Month, HHS Creative Writing Club students welcomed author Sandy Hall, an HHS alum, on Wednesday, November 12. Hall is the author of the young adult novel A Little Something Different, published in August. A Little Something Different is the first book to be... Read more »

Journalism Trip: A Day at The Record


Katherine Interiano, Staff Writers
November 12, 2014

Journalism students and members of the Journalism Club at Hawthorne High School had a valuable educational experience at The Record newspaper,on October 16.  The students had an eye-opening encounter filled with journalism tips that the reporters, editors, and writers gave them. During this wonderful... Read more »

Slogan Contest: We Have a Winner

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Veronkia Alvarez, Staff Writers
November 3, 2014

Hawthorne High School recently had a contest to find a slogan that would emphasize our school’s positive vibe. Many enthusiastic students entered their slogans, but of course only one slogan could win. The winning slogan, thought up by two girls, was “Small School, Big Family.” This describes HHS... Read more »

Hawthorne High’s Student Ambassadors


Cielle Tousignant, Staff Writer
November 2, 2014

On July 7, 2014, seniors Richard Rivera and Julian Parra went on 21-day exploration of Italy, France, and England as Student Ambassadors with the People to People organization, which sponsors this annual program designed to help students grow in world awareness, culture and traveling experience. The... Read more »