The General Consensus

The General Consensus’ evolution: a note from the editor

The General Consensus’ evolution: a note from the editor

Brendan Callahan, Editor-In-Chief/Graphic Designer

April 12, 2019


Filed under Features, New, News

Dear Reader, Welcome to The General Consensus, Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School’s student news source. Our staff includes students in Journalism class, outside writers and photographers, and teacher advisor Mr. Hickey. This year, along with creating content and building a team, the newspaper ...

Annual Poetry Day – This Friday, April 12th

Annual Poetry Day – This Friday, April 12th

Adam Blanchard, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Student Life

Do you have any poetry you are proud of? How about a poem from one of your favorite authors? It doesn’t matter whether it's an original poem or not, you are welcome to read some poetry during the HWRHS annual Poetry Day. It will be happening on Friday, April 12th and is open to all students, wh...

An adventure in Peru

An adventure in Peru

Molly Doane

April 11, 2019


Filed under Features, New, News, Student Life

Have you ever dreamed of seeing new places, learning about and experiencing different cultures, meeting new people and helping different communities? Our school provides a once-in-a-lifetime chance to explore the diversity of Peru and experience the lessons from Spanish classes firsthand. You can ex...

Hamilton-Wenham kicks off Red Sox opening day

Hamilton-Wenham kicks off Red Sox opening day

Alison Campbell and Audrey Wang

April 9, 2019


Filed under New, News

The Red Sox opening day is today, April 9th. The Red Sox will host the Toronto Blue Jays for their first home game of the season. It will kick of their 119th home season and their 108th at Fenway with the game starting at 2:05 pm. The ceremonies will start at 1 pm today with the unveiling of ...

Max and Timothy organize event for a good cause: food drive accepting donations until April 12th

Max and Timothy organize event for a good cause: food drive accepting donations until April 12th

Niall Merrett and Brendan Callahan

April 2, 2019


Filed under New, News, Student Life

Over the next two weeks HWRHS students and faculty are encouraged to donate nonperishable food to support the Accord Food Pantry. All donations are being accepted in the high school lobby. These donation will support families who are in need of nutritional meals. Heading this food drive are Max Vanderwilden...

Scholastic winners

Scholastic winners

Brigitte Worstell, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, New, News

The Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Visual Arts and English Departments are proud to announce that our students have received two gold keys, six silver keys and eight honorable mentions in the 2019 Boston Globe Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Established in 1923, the Scholastic Art and Writing...

Powered by ice cream: HW DECA fundraiser for ICDC on April 3rd

Powered by ice cream: HW DECA fundraiser for ICDC on April 3rd

Brendan Callahan, Editor-In-Chief/Graphic Designer

March 29, 2019


Filed under News

This Wednesday, April 3rd, you won't have to leave the Regional for some delicious Captain Dusty's ice cream. Hamilton-Wenham DECA will be selling ice cream in the cafeteria on Wednesday after school—$3 for one scoop and $5 for two scoops. Flavors will include cookie dough, mint oreo, cooki...

Onto the next competition: Generals Robotics wins rookie award

Onto the next competition: Generals Robotics wins rookie award

Alison Campbell, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019


Filed under New, News, Student Life

This past weekend the Hamilton-Wenham Generals Robotics Club headed to another competition. From March 22nd to March 24th the Generals competed at Revere High School. This club, also known as team 7822, placed 26th out of 28 teams with a total of nine points. Although 26th place does not quali...

The Mandarin character challenge

The Mandarin character challenge

Lisette Leonard, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

This week Ms.Che’s classes are participating in a competition, a character challenge. Chinese characters are used as letters to express words and phrases. For example 你好-“Hello” is broken up into two characters, 你 and then 好. The purpose of the character challenge is too broaden th...

Athlete-of-the-Week: Mr. Maher

Athlete-of-the-Week:  Mr. Maher

Niall Merrett, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


Filed under News, Sports, Student Athlete of The Week

This week's Athlete-of-the-Week is teacher Mr. Maher. More than just a math teacher, Mr.Maher excels on the tennis and basketball courts. The reason he is the athlete-of-the-Week is because of his dominant victory of the HWRHS Annual Ping Pong Tournament.   @maherhdub takes game 2! #HWRHS...

The search is on: looking for our next Superintendent

The search is on:  looking for our next Superintendent

Alison Campbell, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


Filed under News

Dr. Harvey, Superintendent of Hamilton-Wenham Regional School District, will be leaving the district. He will be the next Superintendent of Masconomet Regional School District as of June 30, 2019. Dr. Harvey will be replacing Dr. Kevin Lyons, who is retiring at the end of the school year. The lon...

Spring has sprung

Spring has sprung

March 20, 2019


Filed under News, Photos, Student Life

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