The Glen Echo

Students see My Fair Lady at Lincoln Center

Students see My Fair Lady at Lincoln Center

by Abby Stern, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Clubs, Features, Photo Slideshows, Student Life

Students were bused into New York City to see the Broadway production of My Fair Lady at Lincoln Center on Wednesday, February 13.  The students were from the advanced Theatre Arts classes as well as the Modern Drama class. The trip was organized and chaperoned by the teacher of these classes, Julie...

The Geese of Glen Rock High

The Geese of Glen Rock High

by Caroline Geoghegan, Managing Editor

February 22, 2019


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Clubs, Features, Showcase, Student Life

“Ladies, Gentlemen, Geese,” a gruff voice cuts off the clamoring of students, all scurrying around the pre-engineering room of Glen Rock High School, long after classes ended for the day. The projects they are working on are not a part of any curriculum, but that does not stop the students from spen...

The power of song

The power of song

by Abby Stern, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Features

High school is a cesspool of angst and emotions, and students have to find ways to express these complex feelings.  Common examples of this include playing sports, participating in theatre, painting, etcetera. However, one particular Glen Rock student found her own unique way to manage the stress of hig...

Students impress audience at Coffeehouse forty five

Students impress audience at Coffeehouse forty five

by Abby Stern, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Clubs, News, Student Life

Students showcased their artistic talents last Thursday, December 6 at the first Coffeehouse of the school year.  Coffeehouse is a biannual performance where students share their original poetry, prose, and music, as well as performing covers of songs.   Students from each of the four grades perfor...

Contracts now: Glen Rockers support teachers at BOE meeting

Contracts now: Glen Rockers support teachers at BOE meeting

by Caroline Geoghegan, Managing Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, News, Student Life

What do we want? According to the roaring crowd surrounding the entrance of Glen Rock High School, contracts.  Long after the school’s doors closed for the day on October 30th, educators and parents alike lined up to attend that night’s Board of Ed meeting  to stand with the Glen Rock Teacher’s As...

Glen Rock High School earns National Blue Ribbon award

Glen Rock High School earns National Blue Ribbon award

by Caroline Goldenberg, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program, which works in association with the U.S. Department of Education, named Glen Rock High School a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School on October 1st.  This year, 349 schools nationwide - 300 public and 49 private - earned the award. School honorees will celebra...

Delayed school opening causes concerns

Delayed school opening causes concerns

by Ryan Hornish, Copy Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under News

Principal Arlotta and Middle School Principal Dr. Wirt released an email to parents stating that school doors will not be open to students until 7:40 a.m.   Students that arrive prior to 7:40 are allowed access to the school cafeteria beginning at 7:17 a.m., but no one is permitted elsewhere in...

The power of the art elective

The power of the art elective

June 14, 2018


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Opinion

There are three identities that most directly impact my current (and future) academic careers. I am a Glen Rock High School student, I am mentally ill, and I am a self-described artist. These three identities all bring me to be a firm supporter of a high school’s art electives. To many, they may...

Forty fourth Coffeehouse strengthens school tradition

Forty fourth Coffeehouse strengthens school tradition

by Caroline Geoghegan, Staff Writer

May 4, 2018


Filed under Clubs, Photo Slideshows, Student Life

Something has changed in the cafeteria. The usual blinding lights are now dimmed. Tables have been folded up and put away, with rows of chairs being placed to face an arrangement of stools, each paired with a microphone. A piano keyboard rests nearby. Three seniors rush up to smile, tell a few j...

Coffeehouse 43 delights audience and performers

Coffeehouse 43 delights audience and performers

by Caroline Geoghegan, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


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The Mobius Art and Literary magazine hosted its 43rd Coffeehouse on Thursday, Dec. 7. The event allows students to display their artistic talents, whether it be through singing, playing an instrument, performing stand up, or reciting original poetry. Coffee and baked goods are served for the audience, a...

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