Category: Student Life

I Am Storm

  Student Response: In the Voice of the Storm Thor Odison, Norse god of lightning once said, “For I am lord of the winds and the storm! Thunder and lightning are my hunting dogs and rain is my whip.”  How…

Family: A Different Kind of Power

Journal Response to Hurricane Sandy No doubt, Hurricane Sandy was an inconvenience to most of New Jersey residents. For some, the damage this storm caused was devastating. Some were forced to move out of their homes and to move into…

Storm of No Relief

Student Poetry: Inspired by Sandy  Sandy Sandy sitting pretty, acting dandy. She turned off the light– the oh-so intellectual animals put up a fight. They think they’ve walked on water, they think they’ve stood in fire, they picked up sticks…

A Cherished Treasure

Student Response to Sandy A few weeks ago, the United States East Coast was struck by a terrible hurricane named Sandy. Hurricane Sandy left devastation across many eastern states, but New Jersey was the worst. I can say that I…

Where Are They Going, Where Have They Been?

The senior class student council just does not receive the respect it is owed. Five courageous seniors–Dione Lalo, Ashley Cole, Alex Lieberman, Melissa Valle, and Kelly Salazar–take upon themselves the daunting task of navigating their entire class through the storm-tossed sea…

A Night to Remember: HHS Homecoming

Fans, parents, and hundreds of students piled onto the football field to see the Hopatcong Chiefs take on the Morris Catholic Crusaders at home, as well as the results of the Homecoming Court on October 19, 2012. Seniors, Stephen Duncan…