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Starting From Scratch Through Creativity

The National Art and English Honors Societies have come together to organize an art and poetry contest, inspiring students to embrace “New Beginnings” on the horizon in 2021.
January 25, 2021

After the challenges of 2020, many students are excited for the new year; to showcase 2021 and the hope many have for it, the National Art and English Honors Societies have partnered together to organize...

What will the New Year bring?

Bringing in the New Year with sparklers.
What KHS students are looking forward to in 2021.
January 20, 2021

2020 has been an interesting start to the decade for students at KHS and around the world. As a new year approaches, many are excited to see the changes and advancements it may bring.  “I’m looking...

Ready for the PSAT?

Ready for the PSAT?
Kinnelon High School SAT teachers talk about the test and tips for taking it.
January 15, 2021

Kinnelon High School SAT teachers talk about the test and tips for taking it.

A Balance of Social Distancing and Celebration

Junior Katie Nieto celebrated with her immediate family last Easter during quarantine. She hopes to do the same this holiday season.
How students at KHS and their families are spending the holidays this season.
December 13, 2020

Despite the ongoing pandemic, the holidays are not on hold. Students and their families at KHS are devising various ways to celebrate with the people that they care about this season while also paying...

Gratitude

The holidays are a time to give thanks; students at KHS express what they are thankful for this year.
What Teens at KHS are Thankful for This Year.
December 13, 2020

This is the time for reflection, a moment to look back and ponder. Although 2020 has been one of our worst years yet, there still have been glimmers of hope in the darkness of adversity. As the new year...

KHS’ First Virtual Performance: “She Kills Monsters”

Junior Rebecca Guetzov (left), casted as “Agnes”, and junior Jackie Roberts casted as “Vera”, in action during the virtual play.
Despite COVID-19, the show must go on: KHS releases its first virtual drama in light of the ongoing pandemic.
December 11, 2020

Despite having to adapt to virtual meetings and social distancing guidelines, the KHS Fall Drama still took place this past Fri., Dec. 4. The cast, directed by music teacher Charles Linnell, performed...

COVID Culture in High School

The school’s library is now used as an additional faculty room in order to
spread out students and staff.
December 6, 2020

Kinnelon Boy’s Cross Country team wins Sectionals

Cross Country Boys team posing after Sectionals win.
After a COVID-interrupted season, months of hard work have finally paid off in the form of a win at cross country sectionals.
November 20, 2020

The Kinnelon Boy’s cross country team won state sectionals on Nov. 14 for the first time in 14 years at Garret Mountain. This effort was the culmination of running consistently since the Summer months...

Mark your calendars: Homecoming is here!

The class of 2020 homecoming court last fall. With the current pandemic, students are left wondering what the event will look like this year.
The homecoming court nominations for the class of 2021 at KHS.
November 12, 2020

This week, Nov. 9-13, seniors at KHS voted on their homecoming court. The queen nominees are seniors Kallie Downey, Sara Harty, Emma Macmanus, Emma Schmidt, and Bridget Wang. The king nominees are seniors...

Club meetings through a computer screen

Virtual meetings have become the new norm as extracurricular activities across the nation continue to be active-albeit through a computer screen.
How extracurricular activities are operating with the hybrid schedule at KHS this year.
November 8, 2020

Although Kinnelon High School has opened up its doors to hybrid learning, the reopening of after school programs is still halted. Students that once said, “I’ll see you after class in the gymnasium,”...

College applications amidst a nationwide pandemic

Senior Sofia Stack working on her college applications
How the class of 2021 at KHS feels about college applications this year.
November 8, 2020

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, colleges across the country are accommodating the application process to fit students’ situations; most have gone test-optional, are offering virtual visits instead...

Who’s Running for the BOE? The Four Contenders: Concetta Vecchione

Concetta Vecchione, a candidate for the 2020 Kinnelon BOE election.
October 31, 2020

With elections coming up for both our nation and our local BOE, political involvement is something that we all have to partake in. However, true information about each of our candidates is paramount in...

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