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  • Here Comes Spirit Week!

    Here Comes Spirit Week!

    Kayla Cabascango, Staff Writer

    October 13, 2017

    Spirit Week returns the week of October 23-27, and it is a time for everyone to participate in. Be sure to dress to each theme, every day of the week! Monday's theme is "Merica Monday", when you can dress in red, white, blue, stripes, stars, and any of your patriotic gear. Tuesday's theme is "Tacky...

    HHS Spirit Week!

    Sierra and Gabby

  • New Chemistry in Hawthorne High School

    New Chemistry in Hawthorne High School

    Lila Kawash and Alyssa Jackler

    October 13, 2017

    Mr. Maranhao recently joined the Hawthorne High School staff as a Chemistry Honors and CP teacher. Prior to becoming a Bear, Mr. M worked at Westfield High School for a year. After being here for a few short weeks, students have already started forming bonds with him, literally! Here is the interview Mr. ...

    Mr. Maranhao

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  • Home of the Bears

    Home of the Bears

    Marjes Castillo, Sarah Kozrosh, and Abby Reicher

    October 13, 2017

    It is your favorite time of year at Hawthorne High School! Homecoming, football games, and many upcoming activities! As the leaves begin to scatter across the ground, and the wind brushes up against creaking windows, we are all reminded that autumn has finally arrived. With the beginning of the fall ...

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  • Marching Band Life Made Easier!

    Marching Band Life Made Easier!

    Rachel Zuckergerg and Caitlin Carone

    October 13, 2017

    hhsmarchingbears.com is a website created by Band Director Keith Williams for band parents, band staff, and band students. The innovative website has updated schedules, information for band parent meetings, and individual files containing drill and musical warm ups for each student in the program. ...

    HHS Band

  • HHS Cheerleading Captains 2017-2018

    HHS Cheerleading Captains 2017-2018

    Aly Christie, Staff Writer

    October 13, 2017

    Every year, senior captains are picked for the Hawthorne High School Varsity Cheerleading team. This year, the captains are Marissa Shea, Carly Spirito and Rocco Pecoraro. These three captains have a big responsibility in organizing and improving the team. The Clarion interviewed these student-athle...

    The Captains

The Story Behind Friday the 13th

The Story Behind Friday the 13th

Keely Washburn and Emily Garvie

As October rolled around, it started off the Spooky Season. This year, October was honored to have the scariest day of the year, Friday the 13. As a kid you were haunted b...

October 13, 2017

Senior Spotlight:  Vanessa Peña

Senior Spotlight: Vanessa Peña

September 27, 2017

"Senior Spotlight" will be an ongoing series throughout the school year, highlighting graduating seniors and their thoughts about their time here at Hawthorne...

S.H.A.R.E. The News

S.H.A.R.E. The News

September 27, 2017

Hawthorne High School students are walking through the school doors ready to help donate food and other supplies needed throughout the community and so...

Senior Spotlight: Melanie Parcells

Senior Spotlight: Melanie Parcells

September 26, 2017

It is always said, by current students and graduates alike, that high school goes by really fast. Judging by what many of us Hawthorne High School sen...

The Most Stressful Time of the Year

The Most Stressful Time of the Year

June 2, 2017

The last week of school is less than one month away and it is something students look forward to from the very first day of school. We students enjo...

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Two Lunches at HHS: An Opinion

Two Lunches at HHS: An Opinion

Michael Galland, Staff Writer

When my friends and I received our schedules for the 2017-2018 school year, we noticed that the lunches had been split up. Some of my friends didn't have lunch with me...

October 5, 2017

A Tale of Two Lunches: An Opinion

A Tale of Two Lunches: An Opinion

Melanie Liriano, Staff Writer

It is about time that we speak about the elephant in the room. Since Hawthorne High School introduced the drop-schedule a few years ago, the multiple lunch periods merged...

September 26, 2017

The World According to Shakir: The St. Anthony’s Feast

The World According to Shakir: The St. Anthony’s Feast

June 7, 2017

It's that time of year again. The weather is warm, school is almost out, America's Got Talent is back on TV, and the feast is back, by St. Anthony's Church. We...

Final Exam Exemptions: An Opinion

Final Exam Exemptions: An Opinion

June 6, 2017

As it currently stands the only students that may be exempt from finals here at Hawthorne High School, are seniors. Seniors can be exempt from all of  the...

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Hawthorne Day 2017: From Pumpkin Painting To Fireworks

Hawthorne Day 2017: From Pumpkin Painting To Fireworks

Kayla Cabascango and Alexandria Henriquez

The 9th annual Hawthorne Day, a day to celebrate our town, occurred Saturday, September 23, 2017. Hawthorne Day is a family-oriented annual event that features games, fire...

October 6, 2017

Marching Band Pasta Dinner

Marching Band Pasta Dinner

October 6, 2017

Spring Fling at HHS

Spring Fling at HHS

May 11, 2017

Lip Sync Battle

Lip Sync Battle

April 28, 2017

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Slideshow

D-Day

D-Day

Fazli Hida, Staff Writer

The largest seaborne invasion in history, known as D-Day, began on June 6, 1944, which opened a new front in the Western Theater for the Allied forces. This invasion was coord...

June 7, 2017

This Day In History: February 14th

This Day In History: February 14th

February 8, 2017

The Passing of Fidel Castro

The Passing of Fidel Castro

November 29, 2016

How Do World Leaders View Trump?

How Do World Leaders View Trump?

March 21, 2016

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Classic Clarion: Students and Staff Show Support

Classic Clarion: Students and Staff Show Support

Unknown, The Clarion Staff of 1991

Since war became a reality in the Middle East, many of the students and faculty have been wearing yellow ribbons in support of the troops. All of us have been affected by...

March 16, 2017

NJ’s Best Student Section?

NJ’s Best Student Section?

January 26, 2017

HHS Italian Club Shows its FORZA ITALIA

HHS Italian Club Shows its FORZA ITALIA

February 25, 2016

Classic Clarion : The History of Valentine’s Day

Classic Clarion : The History of Valentine’s Day

February 12, 2016

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Alexandria Henriquez: HHS Volleyball Team Member

Alexandria Henriquez: HHS Volleyball Team Member

Lubanah Alayoubi and Reema Hassan

The Hawthorne High School Volleyball team is a very productive and hard-working group that is part of the HHS sports program. With a good amount of players that there are, each...

October 13, 2017

Jacquelyn Hampson: HHS Tennis Player

Jacquelyn Hampson: HHS Tennis Player

October 5, 2017

Jacquelyn Hampson is a junior tennis player here at Hawthorne high school. She's been playing tennis for three years now and has been killing it since...

Boys Varsity Track Breaking Records

Boys Varsity Track Breaking Records

May 24, 2017

It's no surprise to anyone that the Hawthorne High School Boys' Track team has had a very successful run over the past few years. What students may be...

Derek Jeter is Having His Number Retired

Derek Jeter is Having His Number Retired

May 3, 2017

Yes, it is true the legendary Yankee, Derek Jeter, is having his number retired this weekend. Jeter was a Yankee from the very start of his professional...

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A Motherly Figure For All

A Motherly Figure For All

Sarah Ahmad and Abby Reicher

High School years are not always easy, even though they are the best years of people’s lives. Sometimes you just need that motherly figure to step in at school, and for...

November 16, 2016

Ms. Russo: An Appreciation

October 27, 2016

The Clarion caught up with Art teacher extraordinaire, Ms. Danielle Russo, for a quick Q & A.   Clarion Reporter:  When did you start te...

New Vice Principal: Craig Jandoli

New Vice Principal: Craig Jandoli

September 28, 2016

At the start of the 2016-2017 school year, there were several changes to Hawthorne High School, including new teachers, equipment, student faces, and above...

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The Great Chino

The Great Chino

Beth O'Boyle, Staff Writer

As Hawthorne High School winter sports are starting, we go back to take time to recognize the talent from the fall season. Jason Diaz, frequently known as Chino, has just...

December 19, 2016

Interview with A Second Year Drum Major

Interview with A Second Year Drum Major

December 13, 2016

One of the Hawthorne High School Marching Band's drum major, Michael Carone, was interviewed before the town tree lighting. The Clarion is interested in what...

Senior Spotlight: Stefanie Scirocco

Senior Spotlight: Stefanie Scirocco

November 30, 2016

Throughout the 2016-2017 school year, the HHS Clarion will be interviewing students from the senior class. First up, is senior Stefanie Scirocco.   Clarion: What is your fav...

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