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Perfect Prom

Perfect Prom

by Jordan Carr, Staff Writer
June 7, 2017 • 207 views
Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Features, Showcase, Student Life

Scrolling through webpages for the past three hours, Sydney Carr yawns wearily. It’s 1 a.m. and she’s been searching for the perfect prom dress for hours. Her finger starts to cramp and her eyes shut then flutter open. The screen hurts her eyes as they strain against the white light that shines in...

Senior girl leaves footprint on disposal system

Senior girl leaves footprint on disposal system

by Sophie Ferreri, Senior Staff Writer
June 6, 2017 • 62 views
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Senior girl's passion driven compost project for the cafeteria finally became tangible after months of hard work on May 1. Next to the trash can and the recycle bin, students finally had the option to throw away their lunch in the compost bin. Erica Jones's passion to preserve the environment didn’t...

History teacher to relocate after this school year

History teacher to relocate after this school year

by Julia Blando, Copy Editor
June 6, 2017 • 127 views
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Paul McCrary, history teacher, is ending his 16 year stay at Glen Rock High School. He taught at Eastern Regional High School in Voorhees, New Jersey for one year before being hired at Glen Rock in September of 2001. He wanted to work in this district because of the ratings, the type of student body...

Bursting the bubble and leaving Glen Rock

Bursting the bubble and leaving Glen Rock

by Luke Brangaccio, Staff Writer
June 6, 2017 • 104 views
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The front doors of Central School welcomed another bright-eyed six year-old into its care, and a white Mercedes makes its way out of the parking lot. This bright September morning signaled the start of the 2006-2007 school year and the beginning of Quinn Carlisle’s elementary school career. Over the nex...

Glenstock to rock socks off

Glenstock to rock socks off

by Olivia Traphagen, Senior staff writer
June 5, 2017 • 52 views
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Glenstock is back and better than ever. On June 7 the whole student body is in for a treat -- a night full of music, games, and other fun activities in the courtyard from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Katherine Bennin, a history teacher for the high school, and Sonia Bawa, a science teacher for the high school...

Ill for income

Ill for income

by Isis Kirkland, Staff Writer
June 5, 2017 • 56 views
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She sits in the office, waiting for the doctor to come in. She’s suffering from a painful illness, due to a terrible blockage in her stomach. The doctor finally enters the exam room, and after about an hour of examination, tells the woman that her illness is severe and she will need to be rushed into...

Girls relay team beats record at Bergen county relay

Girls relay team beats record at Bergen county relay

by Ben Solomon, Senior Staff Writer
June 5, 2017 • 38 views
Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

A Glen Rock girls relay team recently broke a meet record at the Bergen County relays. The record was broken in the shuttle hurdle relay, a four person 10 hurdle event. The record for this event was previously set by the Cresskill girls team, then coached by Glen Rock Vice Principal Michael Pasciuto....

Broadway showcases spectacular new musical, ‘Anastasia’

Broadway showcases spectacular new musical, ‘Anastasia’

by Katherine Hikin, Staff Writer
June 2, 2017 • 57 views
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If I could travel through time, I would, without a doubt, go back to the night I saw the brand new musical Anastasia, which opened on Broadway on April 24. The musical’s simple, yet breathtaking scenery and costumes, along with the phenomenal voices and skills of the actors and actresses, are worth...

National Honor Society accepts new members

National Honor Society accepts new members

by Katherine Hikin, Staff Writer
June 2, 2017 • 74 views
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Fifty-seven students were inducted into The National Honor Society at the annual ceremony on May 22. In late April,  several sophomores, juniors, and seniors, who had a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.75, received letters and applications for the society, which needed to be filled out in order to be consid...

Not just a beauty pageant

Not just a beauty pageant

by Alyssa Kitz, Staff Writer
June 2, 2017 • 1,042 views
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In front of a Broadway-style vanity, one with big circular lights lining above the perimeter of its mirror, Stephanie Ferrari stood. She was a small town girl who wanted to make it to the stars, according to her Glen Rock High School yearbook. But an actress standing in front of a vanity was all sh...

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