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Spirit Contest

Jessica Trojanowski, Staff Writer/Photo Editor

March 13, 2012

Hawthorne High School has been one of 64 schools chosen to participate in MSG Varsity's School Spirit Mania online contest.  Show your school spirit and help win amazing prizes for HHS. Grand prize is a customized club car utility...

All-Alumni Day a Huge Success

Samantha Contrini, Staff Writer/Web Publisher

March 13, 2012

Hawthorne High School held the first All-Alumni Day for the classes of 1935-2011 on March 10, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More than 300 HHS graduates from throughout the years gathered in the Media Center to meet up with old friends, look t...

Sophomores Host Pancake Breakfast

Sarah Kearsley, Staff Writer

March 11, 2012

On Saturday, March 17, the sophomore class will be holding a pancake breakfast in the HHS cafeteria. The breakfast will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at noon.  Admission for adults and students is $8, and for children (under...

Keystone Hosts March Madness Tournament

Jessica Terrizzi, Staff Writer

March 10, 2012

The Boys and Girls Club’s Keystone is holding a basketball March Madness Tournament on Saturday, March 31, 2012. This event is for students who are currently attending high school in order to collect spring clothes and canned...

Spanish Club Reaches Out

Sabrina Mohsin, Staff Writer

March 10, 2012

The Hawthorne High School Spanish Club is involved in the Pulsera Project which began on March 1 and will continue on March 9, 11 and 12 during each lunch period. The Pulsera Project is a non-profit organization that sells bracel...

Student Journalists Get Real

William Brown, Staff Writer/Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2012

Theresa DiGeronimo’s journalism class visited The Record editorial offices in Woodland Park on March 1, 2012 to learn from professionals about the process of writing and publishing a newspaper. The class was greeted by production copye...


Stephanie Doot, Staff Writer

March 5, 2012

Graphic Design students of Hawthorne High School are entering their logo designs for the annual Doodle4Google contest.  This year’s theme is “If I could travel in time, I’d visit…” Joey Carradori, the Graphic Design...

Journalism Class Launches The Clarion

Clarion Staff, Hamza Albondogji, Olivia Meier, Johnny Fisher, and Samantha Contrini

February 28, 2012

The Hawthorne High School Journalism class launched the school’s first online newspaper, The Clarion, on February 28, 2012 in the Library Media Center. The class celebrated the event by inviting all students and teachers to t...

Mr. Hawthorne

Samantha Contrini, Staff Writer/Web Publisher

February 20, 2012

Hawthorne High School held its first Mr. Hawthorne Talent Competition on January 25, 2012 in the HHS auditorium. The Mr. Hawthorne Talent Competition featured 10 junior and senior boys: Steve Walls, Cristian Cardenas, Nick...

Video Editor Visits Journalism Class

William Brown, Staff Writer/Editor-in-Chief

February 15, 2012

Lisa Crifasi, a video editor for FOX News, recently visited Theresa DiGeronimo’s journalism class at Hawthorne High School (HHS) to give the young journalists advice on how to increase their skills in video editing. Crifa...

Media Arts I Logo Project

Johnny Fisher, Staff Writer

February 14, 2012

The Media Arts I students completed on a logo re-design project on January 11, 2012 using Adobe Illustrator to work on this project. The students had to choose either a well-known logo or one that needs some recognition. The students had to explain the history...

Ferrari, Fiat, and Barilla Come to HHS

Allison Speranza, Staff Writer

February 14, 2012

During midterm week, January 17th to January 23rd, the students in the Italian IV Honors class at Hawthorne High School researched and created a PowerPoint and video on an Italian company of their choice as their midterm exam...

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