The Glen Echo

How the 2020 fall sports seasons were affected by Covid-19: Football and Cheerleading

As the players safely huddle up before the onset of a game, coaches and captains remind all athletes that despite the challenges that the past year has brought, their love and effort toward the sport will always prevail to success.
January 11, 2021

The upbringing of COVID-19 throughout the year 2020 has no doubt caused many adjustments and alterations to be made to certain entities, but one distinguished change that was brought about was the high...

Hockey team welcomes modified 2021 season

The 2019-2020 squad stands for the National Anthem before their matchup against West Essex.
January 5, 2021

The 2020-2021 New Jersey high school hockey season, along with all of the other winter sports, remain in jeopardy after Governor Phil Murphy announced the second postponement of all winter sports on Nov....

One thing COVID can’t stop? Snow days

December 16, 2020

With winter storm warnings being sent out effective this  afternoon, Glen Rock public schools are approaching snow days differently. Similar to most years, the district calendar will have two emergency...

The rise of COVID-19 brings increased anxiety along with it

Student-council president Connor Cunningham spent much of his summer participating in outdoor activities. Here he can be seen kayaking off the coast of Martha's Vineyard.
November 24, 2020

While COVID-19 has taken its toll on the physical well-being of millions of people, the world is forgetting about its impact on mental health. While we are slowly adapting back to our pre-virus lives,...

High school and middle school conclude week of remote learning

High school and middle school conclude week of remote learning
November 20, 2020

Glen Rock High School has closed down temporarily after one staff member and three students contract COVID-19.  COVID-19 has taken a huge toll on the world since it first arose in the beginning of...

COVID doesn’t spook Glen Rock trick-or-treaters

Glen Rock cheerleaders provide way to communicate trick-or-treating status.
October 29, 2020

Halloween is a time of year that millions of children across the country look forward to.  Going trick-or-treating with friends creates memories that children will be able to keep forever. However, will...

Returning to school in a COVID-ridden era

High school students line up outside the Hamilton lobby before they are let in at 7:50 a.m., where every fifth person has their temperature taken. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
October 12, 2020

The start of the school year has come and gone, but one thing still lies prominent on everyone’s mind: COVID-19. The virus that swept the country by storm in March made it seem unlikely that students...

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