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High school welcomes new Physics teacher

High school welcomes new Physics teacher

by Chloe Siohan, Copy Editor

November 1, 2018


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The high school science department welcomed a new Physics teacher this school year. David Gamarra has been teaching for five years, previously working at Wayne Valley High School and Saddle Brook High School. He “fell into” teaching when there was an opening for a math teacher at the New Jerse...

Glen Rock senior takes on the role of assistant director

Glen Rock senior takes on the role of assistant director

by Abby Stern, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


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Behind every great production is a great director, and behind every great director is a great assistant director.  It is the responsibility of the assistant director (or AD) to make life a little easier for the director and for the cast.   This year, senior Emily Campbell takes on the role of assistant ...

Boys’ ice hockey prepares for upcoming season

Boys’ ice hockey prepares for upcoming season

by Will Casey, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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Hopes are high for the incoming boys' ice season with a new head coach as well as talented seniors who are ready to redeem Glen Rock's name after last year's devastating Public C semi-final loss. Former head coach, Anthony Yelovich, stepped down following last season, in hopes to develop his coaching c...

Emma Mangino wins Varsity Tennis Counties Match

by Mahima Ohri

October 24, 2018


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On September 23rd, Emma Mangino won the tennis counties game. Mangino, a senior, and a captain of the varsity tennis team, plays the position of third singles. The game was very close, with the second set going into a tiebreak. “She was a really tough competitor and it could have gone either way,” Mangino said. “I honestly thought I would lo...

New Biology teacher joins staff

New Biology teacher joins staff

by Isis Kirkland, Copy Editor

October 7, 2018


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A new biology teacher joined the science department for the 2018 school year. Nuckley has been teaching for nine years. She  she wanted to be a teacher during her time as a forensic scientist, when a shift in work lead her to work with children. “I found myself doing more and more outreach...

GRHS welcomes new French teacher

GRHS welcomes new French teacher

by Sydney Baig, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


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Glen Rock High School welcomed a new teacher, Meltem Spicer. Spicer is the new French teacher, leading the French club as well as Model UN. She’s received two Master’s degrees, one from the University of Kansas, and the other from University of Missouri. She also has a degree in French Lan...

New Science teacher joins GRHS staff

New Science teacher joins GRHS staff

by Sydney Baig, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


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GRHS has welcomed a new teacher, Kelsey Brentnall. Brentnall teaches biology at the freshman level. She recently graduated from William Paterson University, where she earned her Master’s Degree in biology. She also has a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Ramapo College. Outside of school she e...

Immigration: providing special life to individuals

Immigration: providing special life to individuals

June 20, 2018


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A girl who had lived more than 16 years in her country is now living in the foreign country with completely different lifestyle. Section 1- Living different style of life in different countries Inside of School Hailey Kim had lived a different style of life as a high school student in Korea. The scho...

Do you Relay?

Do you Relay?

by Morgan Franz, Staff Writer

June 18, 2018


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A mother’s journey through pain Cancer. One word that can change someone's life in an instance. It was one hot Memorial Day weekend and the whole neighborhood was out and about with not a care in the world, but for one family things were about to turn from a nice sunny afternoon to a house fille...

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