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Class of 2021 hosts Coffeehouse

Seniors Michael Landolfi of Tinton Falls and Dane Tedder of Ocean perform at Coffeehouse.

Lana Tomchuk

December 8, 2019

The Class of 2021 hosted the annual Coffeehouse this Friday, Dec. 6, with the theme of “Amongst the Stars” and featured hosts juniors Jake Polvino of Tinton Falls and Georgia Trentalange of Middletown. The show featured 33 performances, ranging from singing to slam poetry.  Sophomore Gina Dig...

Students showcase talents at annual Coffeehouse

Sophomore Michael Rau of Marlboro performs

Beatrice Karron

January 25, 2019

After many months of planning, the Class of 2020 held the annual Coffeehouse talent show on Friday, Nov. 30. Coffeehouse benefits the junior class in their preparations for prom, in addition to giving students, teachers and families an evening of food and entertainment each year. This year, there wer...

Class of 2020 hosts annual Coffeehouse

Senior Sydney Karlin of Matawan has played piano at Coffeehouse every year since she was a freshman.

Michael Rau

December 9, 2018

The Class of 2020 hosted the annual Coffeehouse event on Friday, Nov. 3, featuring 35 acts and more than 40 student performers who danced, sang, played musical instruments and read poetry. Juniors Ryan Swanson of Brielle and Colin Martin of Middletown hosted the show to add a comedic element. Mar...

Students showcase talents at Coffeehouse

Seniors Matthew Avena of Middletown, Abigail Karl of Monmouth Beach and Kyle Robinson of Middletown performed the last number of Coffeehouse.

Allie Beekman

November 19, 2017

From dancing to singing to playing the piano to reciting poetry, CHS students of all grades showcased their talents in 36 acts at Coffeehouse on Friday, Nov. 17. The event was hosted by the junior class, who had been planning the event since the end of last year, according to biology teacher and Cla...

Junior Council sets deadlines for Coffeehouse

Arielle Hutchinson

November 21, 2016

The junior class met to discuss preparations for upcoming exit sales, the Toy Drive, Christmas grams and Coffeehouse deadlines. The council encouraged class members to continue donating to exit sales, the next one being Dec. 8. Junior Felicia Aschettino of West Long Branch is in charge of coordinating...

Junior Council looking ahead

Arielle Hutchinson

October 13, 2016

The Junior Council started the meeting by encouraging class members to continue to stay active and donate to class exit sales that will be held every other week. The discussion then shifted over to Coffeehouse, where committee heads were announced and the tentative auditions date was announced for both...

Juniors split into committees for Coffeehouse planning

Emme Leong

September 22, 2016

The junior Class Council discussed Coffeehouse details as well as weekly exit sales. Class members had the opportunity to sign up for individual planning committees including advertisements, decorations, food, stage/technology crew and ticket sales. The class council also explained the hosting application....

Junior Council talks mums and Coffeehouse


September 13, 2016

The Junior Class Council held its very first class meeting of the year on Sept. 13. After less than a week into the school year, the class has completed their first fundraiser, mum sales, which raised over $565 for the class. The council plans to get start early on organization for the annual Coffeehouse...

Coffeehouse returns, with a shot of talent

BLOT PHOTO BY MEAGAN MCDOWELL Freshman Sydney Karlin of Matawan performs a piano rendition at the Class of 2017 fundraiser. Coffeehouse is an event annually and traditionally hosted by the juniors.

Khushi Kadaki and Erica Sammarco

January 10, 2016

On Friday, Dec. 4, the Class of 2017 hosted the annual Coffeehouse to raise money for their grade. Family members and students alike gathered in the cafeteria to see this year’s performances. Students who took the stage performed various acts, such as reading poetry, singing and dancing. Freshman...

Friday Night Lineup was a Coffeehouse shakeup

November 24, 2013

By NICK BRENNAN Staff Writer Saying goodbye to caffeine and mellow acoustics, the junior class took a different approach to the annual Coffeehouse tradition, reformatting the event and renaming it Friday Night Lineup. The goal of this year's show was to bring a new look to such a great event, Class of 201...

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