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  • There will be a STEM info session/open house on Feb.11 from 4-5pm at Holyoke High South Campus!

  • Goodluck to all HHS students on their midterms next week!

  • Come join environmental club, Mondays Rm.302 after school!

  • The Robotics Club is seeking new members! See Mr.Belanger for more information!

If You’re Feeling Like This, Listen to This…

If You’re Feeling Like This, Listen to This…

Zianializ Casiano, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, Op/Ed

Junior Staffer, Zia Casiano, produces her latest song review with commentary on twenty one pilots' "My Blood."

Performance Review: Caught in the Act

Performance Review: Caught in the Act

Charlie Brunette, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2019


Filed under Features, Op/Ed, Showcase

The Holyoke High School Theater Company from the Performing and Media Arts Academy started off their theater productions strong with their high energy, fast-paced show, Caught in the Act.

Which Way Will They Go? Seniors Plan for Life After High School

Which Way Will They Go? Seniors Plan for Life After High School

Kiara Falcon and Yanitza Torres

January 10, 2019


Filed under Features, Knight Life, Showcase

As a senior in high school, it is hard to know what you want to pursue in life. You either have the mindset for college, work, or the military.

Holyoke Knights’ Unified Basketball Team takes the win in their first Home Game

Holyoke Knights’ Unified Basketball Team takes the win in their first Home Game

Helena Middleton and Meagan Breen

November 1, 2018


Filed under Features, Holyoke High Sports, Sports

On Friday, October 26th, Holyoke High School’s newly established unified basketball team took on Granby at their first “Fans in the Stands” game. The unified basketball team includes students both with and without intellectual disabilities and allows them to participate together in a competitive team sport.

Holyoke Cross Country is about “More than Just Running”

Holyoke Cross Country is about “More than Just Running”

Jack Shea, Staff Reporter '20

October 9, 2018


Filed under Features, Holyoke High Sports, Showcase, Sports

Holyoke High’s Boys Cross Country team is currently running an undefeated season, (continued from last year), due to the success of many great student athlete. However, the team is not often hallmarked in the halls for their record in the region, but rather for their constant comradery among their ranks.

Herald Takes on the Big E

Herald Takes on the Big E

Helena Middleton, Meagan Breen, and Megan McGuinness

September 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

One of the main highlights of September in New England is the Big E. A couple of our Herald staff members went this past week and are here to report on the exciting New England tradition. 

Knights look to Knock Longmeadow off of their Game

Knights look to Knock Longmeadow off of their Game

Finn Lubold, Sports' Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Features, Holyoke High Sports, Sports

The Holyoke Knights hope to overturn a 22-year losing streak against the Longmeadow Lancers this week at Stadium Field in Longmeadow.

Knights Look to Tame Pacers in their First Home Opener

Knights Look to Tame Pacers in their First Home Opener

Finn Lubold, Sports Editor'19

September 14, 2018


Filed under Features, Holyoke High Sports, Showcase, Sports

The Friday Night Lights game marks the 102nd time these rivals will meet up. This game's sure to be an exciting one,  and is promised to be played with passion from both sides at Gilligan Field.

NBA’s J.J. Barea speaks to Holyoke High about his Career On and Off the Court

NBA’s J.J. Barea speaks to Holyoke High about his Career On and Off the Court

Megan McGuinness, Digital Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Knight Life, Showcase

NBA player and recent Humanitarian award recipient, J.J. Barea, came to Holyoke High to speak about his life on and off the court.

19th Annual HHS Musical Proves To Be Another Success

19th Annual HHS Musical Proves To Be Another Success

Sadie Pecia, Staff Reporter '19

April 6, 2018


Filed under Features, Knight Life

Sadie Pecia recaps the highlights of this year's highly esteemed production of The Little Mermaid.

Holyoke Set For A Gatsby Party With The Return Of The National Players

Holyoke Set For A Gatsby Party With The Return Of The National Players

Isabella Courchesne, Editor-in-Chief

April 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, News, Showcase

The National Players are returning to Holyoke to bring The Great Gatsby to life, old sport.

Spotlight On: Jill Reardon

Spotlight On: Jill Reardon

Miranda McKenna, Staff Reporter '18

March 23, 2018


Filed under Features, Spot Light

Miranda McKenna profiles HHS business teacher Mrs. Jill Reardon.

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