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10 things to look forward to this October

10 things to look forward to this October

by Julia Rooney, Managing Editor
September 27, 2016 • 326 views
Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Showcase, Student Life

The dog days of September might have you in a slump with no optimism for getting out of it. However, September is good for one thing: preparing for October. When October comes and the calendar still looks too empty, double check to make sure you have these 10 things down. Spirit Week! The ...

Freshman elections to take place

Freshman elections to take place

by David Viggiano
September 27, 2016 • 198 views
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Approaching Glen Rock High School's ninth grade class are the elections for freshmen student council offices, with positions of president, vice president, recording secretary, corresponding secretary, and treasurer in competition. A freshman breakfast will take place on September 27, 2016. Duri...

Freshmen adjust to high school customs

by Lillie Daschil, Staff Writer
September 27, 2016 • 49 views
Filed under Student Life

Three months after graduating from three years of the same rules and standards, students will learn transition into a new set. The treatment, rules, and curriculum in the middle school are very different than in high school. Glen Rock Middle School and High School are located in the same building....

Why did the chickens cross into the courtyard?

Why did the chickens cross into the courtyard?

by Michelle DeMaria
September 27, 2016 • 178 views
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An empty courtyard will be put to good use once it is transformed by the students of Environmental Science. After housing chickens in a smaller, cramped courtyard only accessible through Principal John Arlotta’s office, as has been done in previous years, the chickens raised by Mrs. Heather McDer...

The 10 best spots for seniors out to lunch

The 10 best spots for seniors out to lunch

by Alethea Jadick, News Manager
September 27, 2016 • 132 views
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Seniors going out to lunch should not feel limited to a quick slice at John's Boy or a sandwich on the go from home. There are tons of other fun, close, and cheap places to eat near school, and all of them have delicious food. These ten places, all within fifteen minutes of school, provide unusual...

Class of 2016 Senior Superlatives

Class of 2016 Senior Superlatives

June 20, 2016 • 4,407 views
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The senior superlatives were voted on and tallied for 30 categories this year. The first, second, and third place winners are listed.

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Once a Hawk: Senior enrolls in university where he received life-changing operation

Once a Hawk: Senior enrolls in university where he received life-changing operation

by Lilia Wood, Editor-in-Chief
June 20, 2016 • 1,352 views
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

He’s back. It took Jesse Weiss eleven years, a major spinal cord operation and four years of high school, but this fall he’ll be returning to the campus where he received a life-changing operation when he was seven years old. When Weiss was a child he underwent a specialized surgery -- then...

Teen librarian sets summer activities

Teen librarian sets summer activities

by Ben Solomon, Staff Writer
June 20, 2016 • 172 views
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The Glen Rock Public Library is hosting teen activities and volunteer programs all summer along. Teen librarian Morgan Taylor organized all of the events "with help from any volunteers who join the Program Prep Team," she explained. The various events throughout the summer are as follows:  &n...

Summer reading option favorites

Summer reading option favorites

by Carter Stansel, Staff Writer
June 18, 2016 • 122 views
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The Glen Rock High School has posted their summer reading assignments on the school website. The summer reading for the English courses are unlike those for many of the other classes. The English courses give you a list of choices of books to read, while other classes gives you an assigned book. ...

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