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Choir opens up Les Misérables trip to all students

Choir opens up Les Misérables trip to all students

by Mia Ramdayal, Senior Staff Writer
May 3, 2016 • 235 views
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Les Misérables otherwise known in English-speaking countries as Les Mis or Les Miz is a critically acclaimed Broadway musical written by Alan Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg . The musical is originally based on the French novel titled Les Misérables, which was written by Victor Hugo in 1862. The ...

Musical performance shows brotherly bond

Musical performance shows brotherly bond

by Vincent Neubert, Staff Writer
May 1, 2016 • 104 views
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Justin Ecochard prepped his acoustic guitar before he began his performance. With his brother and friend by his side, this performance meant more to him than just another gig. This was a chance to showcase his musical talent to his students while performing a song that had significance for him and...

Coffeehouse XL

Coffeehouse XL

by Anna Barton, Staff Writer
April 30, 2016 • 327 views
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Coffeehouse XL took place on April 21 in the high school cafeteria. Tables and chairs were set up around a makeshift stage as it has 39 times before. The lights were positioned so that they shined brightly upon the performers—a talented community of musicians and poets. Started by 12th grade ...

Paint the school purple

Paint the school purple

by Christina Howie, Copy Editor
April 8, 2016 • 284 views
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The Glen Rock High School Relay for Life committee will be organizing purple week from Monday, April 25 to Friday, April 29.  Paint purple is a week long, school wide competition to  celebrate and spread the word about Relay for Life. “All grades are encouraged to participate and get spirited,”...

Concert Choir to set off for Annapolis

Concert Choir to set off for Annapolis

by Zach McCollum, Opinion & Editorial Editor
April 7, 2016 • 183 views
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The Concert Choir is to travel to Annapolis, Maryland. Members of both the Women’s Choral and Chamber Choir will also travel. The three choirs will perform and compete in the Heritage Festival, a division of World Strides educational travel. There are a total of 60 students competing, three of whom w...

Model U.N. students look forward to February trip

Model U.N. students look forward to February trip

February 5, 2016 • 266 views
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As two buses carrying about 50 Glen Rock students pulled away from Glen Rock High School’s front doors en route to Boston, students began discussing the exciting trip that lay ahead of them in their 2015 Model UN field trip. Some were excited for the committee sessions that they would take part in,...

Glen Rock students participate in Bergen County Choir performance

Glen Rock students participate in Bergen County Choir performance

by Christina Howie, Copy Editor
February 5, 2016 • 306 views
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The Bergen County Choir held their annual performance at Paramus High School on Sunday, Jan. 17. Auditions for the Bergen County Choir were held on Thursday, Oct. 22 at Cresskill High School. “Glen Rock has been participating in Bergen County Choir for many many years,” Mr. Carl Helder, the ch...

DECA club participates in role play competition

DECA club participates in role play competition

by Githmie Goonatilleke, Senior Staff Writer
February 2, 2016 • 342 views
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DECA, also known as Distributive Education Clubs of America, is an organization that helps create leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in both high schools and colleges. DECA has  both a High School division with 200,000 members and a Collegiate division with over 15,000 ...

Relay for Life kicks off the year

Relay for Life kicks off the year

by Christina Howie, Copy Editor
February 2, 2016 • 302 views
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The kickoff event for Relay for Life of 2016 will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. The kickoff celebration is held every year in the beginning of February with the purpose of celebrating the accomplishments from the past year and providing information on the up...

Theatre Company takes on Star Wars

Theatre Company takes on Star Wars

by Patricia Whyte, Staff Writer
January 15, 2016 • 390 views
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May the force be with thee. The Theatre Company announced on Wednesday, Jan. 13 that the 2016 spring show will be William Shakespeare’s Star Wars: Verily, A New Hope by Ian Doescher. The play is a dramatic retelling of the 1977 film Star Wars: A New Hope by George Lucas written entirely in Shake...

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