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McCarthy and McCarthy triumph in freshman elections

Blot photo by Carly Lustig.

Olivia Conkling and Riley Forrester

December 18, 2017

Posters, pictures, and personalized pencils filled the freshmen halls for weeks. Of course, that means it’s freshmen election season. This year, ten candidates fought to represent their grade in the freshman class council election on Tuesday, Oct. 3. Each year, elections determine which five students...

Sophomore Council discusses Lip Sync

Marissa Ho

February 15, 2017

Choreographers for Lip Sync were invited to the class meeting to discuss the dance. The theme and songs have been decided on and details are in discussion. The council photo was taken today for the yearbook.

Junior class meets to discuss Battle of the Bands

Arielle Hutchinson

February 7, 2017

The junior class met to split into committees for the next major class fundraiser and to gather donors for the next exit sale. After getting cancelled last year, the Class of 2018 received approval to revive Battle of the Bands. President Samara Ghali of Colts Neck will handle food, Vice President Kyle...

SGA accepts new fundraising proposals

Shannon Damiano

January 23, 2017

The Student Government Association (SGA) met on Jan. 23 to discuss three class proposals for fundraisers and events. The class of 2018 proposed a Battle of the Bands competition and the seniors proposed a Chipotle fundraiser and also asked for clarification regarding a car wash scheduled in May. SGA...

Sophomore class prepares for next fundraiser

Marissa Ho

January 18, 2017

The Sophomore Council is selling pancakes and drinks on Monday, Jan. 23. Donations for paper goods, foods, drinks, and utensils are welcome. Money donated to history teacher and advisers Sharyn O’Keefe and Jeanine Gomez will also be accepted. Two pancakes and a drink are being sold for $3 for the ...

Junior class discusses logistics for senior trip and new committees

Arielle Hutchinson

January 18, 2017

The junior class met to discuss the tentative plan for their senior trip. The process to lead a newly established set of student-run committees. The class plans to see a Broadway show, visit the Museum of Modern Art and eat at a diner somewhere in between the two locations. The class has established...

Sophomore Council plans next entrance sale

Marissa Ho

January 12, 2017

The sophomore council sent out thank you cards to all chaperones and custodians who helped out at Winter Ball. The estimated total raised was $2,000, science teacher and class co-adviser Jeanine Gomez said. There will be a pancake entrance sale on Jan. 23 to support the sophomore class. Orders will b...

Final details set for Winter Ball decorations

Marissa Ho

January 5, 2017

The sophomore council meeting primarily focused on decorations for Winter Ball, which will be held this Friday. Students were encouraged to sign up for set up and clean up committees, which have had few signups so far. The decorations committee met second half of lunch on Thursday in Room 202. ...

Sophomore Council meets to discuss final Winter Ball logistics

Marissa Ho

December 21, 2016

The sophomore council met on Dec. 21 to discuss final preparations for Winter Ball.  A survey for songs will be sent out tonight or tomorrow. In addition, the council also discussed some of the decorations needed for the dance. Tickets are being sold this week for $10 and $12 after break. Every stud...

Winter Ball tickets are on sale

Marissa Ho

December 19, 2016

Winter Ball was the main topic of discussion at the sophomore class meeting. Sophomore Sebrina Gao of Freehold painted the Winter Ball posters on the up and downstairs bulletin boards. Snapchat geotags are currently being submitted for approval. Tickets will be sold for $10 before break and $12 after ...

Winter Ball committees begin finalizing logistics

Marissa Ho

December 11, 2016

At the sophomore council meeting, t-shirt sales, Winter Ball committees and pending fundraising were discussed. T-shirts for Winter Ball are being sold for $15 until Dec. 12. They are expected to be delivered on Jan. 3. The council is hoping to sell 61 shirts. Advertisements for the dance are expected to ...

Sophomore council plans Winter Ball and Wreaths Across America

Marissa Ho

December 11, 2016

The sophomore council met on Nov. 30. The main topics discussed were Wreaths Across America and the Winter Ball were discussed. 202 wreaths were donated to Wreaths Across America from faculty and students. The wreath placing is on Dec. 17, and will count for NHS hours. A series of commercials will be...

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