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Junior Parent Information Night

Michelle Pasquale, Staff Writer

November 27, 2012

Hawthorne High School’s Guidance Department will be holding a Junior Parent Information Night at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 28, 2012.  The department will be going over college admissions and the post-secondary planning...

Library Media Center Celebrates Beethoven

Sha’la Padilla, Photo by Clarion Staff

November 27, 2012

During the month of November, Hawthorne High School’s Library Media Center celebrated Beethoven Awareness Month, an event created by New York’s classical music station, WQXR. According to its official website,, the event...

Books to Film Display

Books to Film Display

November 27, 2012

Felician College Instant Decision Day at HHS

William J. Brown

November 26, 2012

Admission Officers from Felician College will be visiting Hawthorne High School on Thursday, December 13, 2012 for "Instant Decision" Day. The Officers will review submitted transcripts and interview eligible students. Accepted s...

Football State Quarter Finals: HHS vs. Waldwick

Jesse Dorfman, Contributor

November 26, 2012

“At the half,” said Ricky Grofsick, “I just told Tommy [Walls: Bears quarterback] to start giving me the ball as much as possible, and we have the win.”  That is exactly what led the Bears varsity football team to success...

HHS Bears Girls Volleyball Team Season Overview

Olivia Meier, Community News Editor/Staff Writer

November 21, 2012

The 2012 Hawthorne High School Bears varsity volleyball season was a fantastic one. This year the girls had a winning record of 14-9, bringing the team to the quarterfinals of the Group 1 State Tournament.  “Our team did extremely...

Dead at Age 27: A Conspiracy or Tragic Coincidence?

William J. Brown, Editor-in-Chief

November 17, 2012

Dead at the age of 27. Dead at the age of 27. Dead at the age of 27. What is going on? The list keeps going as renowned musicians in the height of their careers, from Louis Chauvin to Amy Winehouse, drop dead at only 27 years...

Parent Portal Opens at Hawthorne High School

Jessica Terrizzi, Opinion Editor

November 17, 2012

The Hawthorne School District has opened the Parent Portal into PowerSchool, allowing parents to check their children’s schedules, grades, and attendance at any time on the computer. Not everyone in the school is in agreement,...

Girls Varsity Soccer: More Like a Family Than a Team

Leah Matari, Contributor

November 17, 2012

The HHS girls soccer team (9-9) grew not only as a sports team but also as a family during the 2012 season. Whether a player was a senior or a freshman, everyone felt welcomed and part of the team. Senior player Kim Mulvey...

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