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  • Congrats to the Boys' XC Team on their undefeated season!

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

The MCAS: Should It Be a Graduation Requirement?

The MCAS: Should It Be a Graduation Requirement?

Kiana Gonzalez, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2018


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

Should this one test decide where your future will go? Should it be a requirement for students to receive a high school diploma, even if they've met all of the other requirements?

Recap of the Senior Cross Campus Cookout

Recap of the Senior Cross Campus Cookout

Brandon McKenna and Morgan Reardon

November 16, 2018


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

Based on the experience of both the juniors and seniors, we hope the event will continue in the years to come.

The Pep Rally: Why It Needs to be Longer & Better

The Pep Rally: Why It Needs to be Longer & Better

Yanitza Torres, Kiara Falcon, and Valeria Ortiz

November 15, 2018


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

Education is important, but so is our school’s morale.

An Op-Ed & Preview of the Jr/Sr Prom

An Op-Ed & Preview of the Jr/Sr Prom

Dante Agnelini, Kiana Gonzalez, and Mya Laboy

November 11, 2018


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

Senior reporters, Dante Angelini, Kiana Gonalez, and Mya Laboy, discuss changes and excitement around the upcoming Jr/Sr Prom.

Continuing the Dynasty of the Holyoke High School Band

Continuing the Dynasty of the Holyoke High School Band

Jeremiah Gomez and Nathan Cruz

November 10, 2018


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

We need kids to continue to join the band and continue playing for these events that have been going on for many years. It’s a legacy.

Knights Ready to Tackle Taconic Braves

Knights Ready to Tackle Taconic Braves

Finn Lubold, Sports Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The second week of postseason play starts today and it will be a 5 o'clock showdown up in the Berkshires. This week the Knights take on the Taconic Braves at Berkshire Community College in Pittsfield, MA.

One School Two Campuses Comes to Life

One School Two Campuses Comes to Life

Desiree Arena, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

Before the beginning of the new school year, Dr. Zrike made the big decision to combine the two high schools into one.

The Motivation to Go to School

The Motivation to Go to School

Raymond Lora Pena, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

Motivation is a relative term to use when it comes to school. While I walk throughout Holyoke High's hallways, I see many posters about "Strive for Less than Five" days absent. But honestly, is there any reason to go to school? Every morning, I wake up and feel I am in agony. I am too tired to wak...

Holyoke High North Campus Holds Annual Latino Heritage Assembly

Holyoke High North Campus Holds Annual Latino Heritage Assembly

Megan McGuinness, Digital Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Knight Life, Showcase

On Thursday, November 1, 2018 students and staff from Holyoke High School’s North campus gathered together to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month at the annual Latino Heritage Assembly.

Is It Written in the Stars?

Is It Written in the Stars?

Charlie Brunette, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under Creative Corner, Op/Ed, Showcase

Predictions based on your zodiac sign for the first couple weeks of November by our junior staffer, Charlie Brunette.

Holyoke Shows Up Big for First Ever Holyoke Athletic Hall of Fame Induction

Holyoke Shows Up Big for First Ever Holyoke Athletic Hall of Fame Induction

Finn Lubold, Sports Editor

November 5, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

On October 27, 2018, the community held the first ever Holyoke Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

Knights Face Terriers in Postseason Play

Knights Face Terriers in Postseason Play

Finn Lubold, Sports Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Postseason play starts today and while it sadly won't be in the playoffs, it will be an exciting match up against the West Springfield Terriers.

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