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Spotlight On: Girls Who Code

Spotlight On: Girls Who Code

Charlie Brunette, Staff Reporter

June 10, 2019

Girls Who Code promises to become a mover and shaker within Holyoke High next year. Watch out for their work within our community and stop by after school when they’re in session.

Class of 2019: First Class to Graduate Students with Seal of Biliteracy

Class of 2019: First Class to Graduate Students with Seal of Biliteracy

Chamile Cruz, Staff Reporter

June 4, 2019

The Seal of Biliteracy is an award given by a school district or state that recognizes students with the ability to speak, write, listen, and read another language other than English fluently.

College Athletes of the Class of 2019

College Athletes of the Class of 2019

May 30, 2019

The class of 2019 has accomplished many things this year, especially in athletics. Some 45 percent of Holyoke High senior athletes have been recruited to play their sport at the college level in the fall - a big number considering the NCAA says only 7 percent of all high school athletes go on to play t...

Breakfast in the Classroom: Is It a Good Idea?

Breakfast in the Classroom: Is It a Good Idea?

Raymond Lora Pena, Staff Reporter

May 24, 2019

"The cafeteria is no longer serving breakfast from 7:30 to 8 a.m. Instead, breakfast is being delivered into the homerooms.

Holyoke High at Western Mass 2019

Holyoke High at Western Mass 2019

Jack Shea, Staff Reporter

May 21, 2019

This year Holyoke High yet again hosted the Western Massachusetts track meet, also commonly referred to as the PVIAC meet. Although Holyoke High did not win the overall track meet, it still had many participating athletes that performed well for their school.

April Trip Abroad in Europe

April Trip Abroad in Europe

Tessa Moriarty and Bridget Healy

May 21, 2019

An outline of the itinerary of the group of seniors who traveled to Europe over April break.

Summer 2019: Choose your Adventure!

Summer 2019: Choose your Adventure!

Megan McGuinness, Digital Editor

May 16, 2019

With the school year winding down and the summer quickly approaching, many are eagerly planning day trips to take during  the summer. In getting away, people sometimes spend a great deal of money, but you don’t have to spend a ton of money to have a good time! Find below a list of fun and affordable places to visit this summer that are not too far from home! Enjoy!

April Break Abroad

April Break Abroad

Bridget Healy, Knight Life Editor

May 13, 2019

Photos taken throughout the trip to Berlin, Prague, and the Swiss Alps taken by a group of 12th graders.

Ethnic Studies Pop Out Block Party

Ethnic Studies Pop Out Block Party

Helena Middleton and Meagan Breen

May 6, 2019

On Friday, May 3rd, 2019, the Holyoke High School Ethnic Studies Class held it’s first ever Ethnic Studies Pop Out Block Party. This event seeked to celebrate and bring awareness to Ethnic Studies in our schools and community. There was food, performances, and a number of games and activities!

Annual Juniors vs. Seniors Powderpuff Game 2019

Annual Juniors vs. Seniors Powderpuff Game 2019

Acadia Joniec and Sadie Pecia

May 2, 2019

It was a hard fought win by the Juniors over the Seniors 25-20 after a neck and neck game of flag football.

Holyoke High Herald celebrates 121 Years of Publication

Holyoke High Herald celebrates 121 Years of Publication

Megan McGuinness, Digital Editor

April 27, 2019

In celebration of our 121st anniversary, The Herald takes it back to the 1940s and 1950s to compare how our newspaper and Holyoke life has changed through the years.

Future Plans for Herald Staff Reporters/ Photographers

Future Plans for Herald Staff Reporters/ Photographers

Sadie Pecia, Editor-in- Chief

April 25, 2019

As our time in Holyoke High School slowly becomes limited, Herald staff members look to the future. Senior events are right around the corner and graduation will be here before we know it. As the college decision deadline approaches many of our o...

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