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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 »

Hawthorne Alum Derek Demeri Advocates for Equal Rights

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Abby Provencher, Contributor
January 22, 2015

Derek Demeri, a 2011 Hawthorne High School alumnus who has dedicated his life’s work to helping gain understanding and acceptance for the LGBTQ community, recently brought his efforts to Ghana, West Africa.  In 2014, Demeri, a Global Politics major at Rutgers University, studied abroad at the University... 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 »

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 »

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 »

Chamber Chorus Concert

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December 9, 2014

The HHS Chamber Chorus performed at the Holiday brunch at Bottagra Restaurant for Hawthorne public employees on Sunday, December 7, 2014.  The students, under the direction of Kim Griffin, sang traditional carols, other Christmas favorites, and a few selections from their upcoming concert on December... Read more »

2014 Girls Soccer Wrapup

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Leah Matari, Contributor
December 8, 2014

Hawthorne High Schools’ varsity girls soccer team had one of the most successful seasons in years. The team finished with a record of 12-4-3, coming in second in the NJIC Colonial league. The girls were able to accomplish amazing feats this season under the guidance of Coach Gus Schell. For the first... Read more »

Fall Sports Awards

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November 25, 2014

Congratulations to these Fall Sports Awards winners: Volleyball Hannah Frascella 1st Team All-League, 1st Team All-County Barbara Colizza 2nd team All-League, 2nd Team All-County Alyssa Matos Honorable Mention All-League, Honorable Mention All-County Cielle Tousignant Honorable Mention All-County   Tennis Danielle... Read more »