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NJ Court repeals PARCC graduation requirement

NJ Court repeals PARCC graduation requirement

Thomas DiGuglielmo

February 13, 2019


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On December 31, 2018 a panel of state court judge abolished the requirement that students must pass the PARCC Test in order to graduate high school. This change has been recommended by both students and school districts for a few years, for its requirements have been deemed unnecessary and unfair. &nb...

Upcoming Poetry Cafe celebrates the spoken word

Upcoming Poetry Cafe celebrates the spoken word

January 28, 2019


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In the words of Robert Frost “poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” This year,  the Diversity Club and The Blue Review are collaborating to host a poetry cafe, an exclusive event that will serve as an “open mic” night of sorts for poets, readers...

Winter Dance Set for February 22

Winter Dance Set for February 22

Thomas DiGuglielmo and Evan Mars

January 24, 2019


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A Winter Dance is the talk of the school, as it quickly approaches on February 22. Initially announced in January, the original date was postponed because Student Council wanted more time to plan after waiting for administration's approval.   Senior Class President, Angelica Ortiz explained where the idea ...

Mock Trial competes at County competition, faces elimination

Mock Trial competes at County competition, faces elimination

January 16, 2019


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The HHS Mock Trial team completed its final rounds this past week, with its last competition at the Atlantic County Courthouse. Although the team was eliminated from the county competition, adviser Mr. Anthony Angelozzi and the team were proud of their performance.

Students named to All South Jersey Senior High Band and Olympic Conference Honors Band

Students named to All South Jersey Senior High Band and Olympic Conference Honors Band

January 10, 2019


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Four students were accepted into both All South Jersey Senior High Band and Olympic Conference Honors Band. Their names from left to right are Tyler O'Shaughnessy (Trombone)m Joseph Linneman (Euphonium), Domenic Szalabofka (Baritone Saxophone), and Francesco Angelastro (Tuba)

Local library hosts event about dangers of vaping

Local library hosts event about dangers of vaping

January 9, 2019


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The Atlantic Country Library in Hammonton invites adults and teens to learn about the dangers of vaping on January 10 at 6:30. Kim Burns from Tobacco Free for a Healthy New Jersey will present.

Students spread holiday cheer at assisted living

Students spread holiday cheer at assisted living

January 9, 2019


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The Fellowship of Christian Athletes Club went to the Heritage Assistant Living Facility before Christmas to give out Christmas Cards they made.  According to the club, they wanted to spread the love of Jesus Christ and let them know someone care about them.

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