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Where Have All the Freshmen Gone?

Where Have All the Freshmen Gone?

Kate Riccio and Jordan Reader

September 26, 2019

As of Thursday, September 5th, there were only two freshmen signed up to run for office. But by the time elections rolled around on Wednesday, September 11th, all 8 positions had been filled. 75% of the applications were passed in on the day they were due Friday, September 6th. Though ninth-graders...

Competing to help the Community: The Acord Food Drive

Competing to help the Community: The Acord Food Drive

Matt Dearborn, Maggie Kelley, and Mark Rowe

September 24, 2019

On Friday, September 13th, students and some faculty at Hamilton-Wenham Regional Highschool came together to help load donated food into cars to be brought to the Acord Food Pantry. During the first two weeks of school, the four grade levels and the faculty were competing to see who could donate t...

The future of STEM

The future of STEM

Alison Campbell and Audrey Wang

June 13, 2019

Are you interested in science, technology, engineering, or math? There are over seventy careers connected to the STEM field, which means that the world is in need of students who are interested in science, technology, engineering, or math. Are you interested in finding ways to incorporate what you ar...

Travel Journal: My Trip to Peru!

Travel Journal: My Trip to Peru!

Erica Luo, Staff Writer

June 6, 2019

Day 1 Lima Today was our first full day in Peru! Surprisingly, I woke up on time even though I only got about 4 hours of sleep. At breakfast, there were these small round things that tasted really good. They looked like hash browns, but I’m not sure what they were made out of. Maybe potato? The o...

Austria Ski Trip Coming Up

Austria Ski Trip Coming Up

Audrey Wang, Staff Writer

May 31, 2019

Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School is offering students a unique skiing experience this February vacation in Austria, Europe. When it comes to skiing, Austria has some of the world’s finest resorts. The country is between Germany and Italy and is dominated by several branches of the Alps. Dozens...

Time to get your head in a book this summer

Time to get your head in a book this summer

Lisette Leonard, Staff Writer

May 31, 2019

  Summer reading list is out! This year's summer list contains many varieties and a diverse collection of books to cater to all different types of readers. It contains classics by authors like Ernest Hemingway, but also writing about more current issues like climate change. Even if you don’t lik...

Saying Goodbye to Our Class of 2019!

Saying Goodbye to Our Class of 2019!

May 31, 2019

Although the seniors have finished up with classes, finals, prom, Seniors Helping Seniors, and their class dinner, their experience at HWRHS is not quite over. There are two upcoming events, both open to the public. The Candlelight Ceremony is today, May 30th, at 8:00 p.m. It will take place in the ...

Student Elections

Student Elections

Vivienne Willett, Staff Writer

May 30, 2019

On Wednesday May 29, all freshmen, sophomores, and juniors, voted for student officers to lead their class. The freshmen met in the auditorium, the sophomores in the cafeteria, and the juniors in the middle school multi-purpose room. Candidates prepared speeches and students listened closely. After much...

Fall Sports 2019

Fall Sports 2019

Brigitte Worstell, Staff Writer

May 30, 2019

On Tuesday, June 4th, there will be informational meetings for anyone interested in Fall Sports at HWRHS right after school.  The Athletic Department is asking all those who are interested to make every effort to attend.  In order to participate make sure your physical is updated and you pay the ent...

Kings of the Beach doesn’t go to the beach: inside student music groups Kings of the Beach, Dell Belles, and Harmony

Kings of the Beach doesn’t go to the beach: inside student music groups Kings of the Beach, Dell Belles, and Harmony

Brendan Callahan, Editor-In-Chief/Graphic Designer

May 20, 2019

You’ve probably heard of Kings of the Beach. If you’re new to the Regional, maybe that name sounds strange, but to members it is second nature. “Kings”—as it’s most commonly referred to—is Hamilton-Wenham’s student run co-ed a cappella group. When I asked co-student leader Lauren Verge ...

Food (drive) for thought: an update on Max and Timothy’s food drive

Food (drive) for thought: an update on Max and Timothy’s food drive

April 26, 2019

All HWRHS students attending school between April 1st and April 12th heard Max Vanderwilden and Timothy LaBudde promoting their food drive during morning or afternoon announcements and saw their decorated collection boxes in the lobby. With these announcements and the following school involvement, what...

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