The Herald

National Honor Society Induction

Josie Moriarty, Staff Reporter '17

April 11, 2017

Another group of promising young Holyoke students is inducted into the National Honor Society.

Spotlight On: The Athletics Department

(From left to right) Mrs. Brassil, Melanie Martin, and Kevin Auffery. (Photo credits to Brendan Leahy and Liza Keane)

Lauren Ryan, Staff Reporter '19

March 16, 2017

The three individuals behind The Purple Knights: Melanie Martin, Sabrina Brassil, and Kevin Auffery!

Students Run Successful “Out Of The Darkness” Dance

Megan McGuinness, Staff Reporter '19

March 16, 2017

Students raise suicide awareness with a successful dance put on by Student Government and Business Club.

Valentine’s Day Duel

Jack Courchesne, Staff Reporter '17

January 18, 2017

Throughout history there have been many epic duels, some over honor, some for pride, but one of the most the most interesting ever learned about has to do with love.

Secondary Redesign Team Meeting Run Down

Isabella Courchesne, Staff Reporter '18

January 18, 2017

On Tuesday, December 13, the secondary redesign committee met with members of the community to discuss and share their learnings from their travels to other schools around the country, such as schools in Chicago, South Carolina, and California.

Introducing Holyoke High’s Environmental Club

Manon Nadeau, Staff Reporter '17

January 4, 2017

Holyoke High has a new club available to any students interested in environmental science.

Moriarty’s Monsters Part 9: The Honduran White Bat

Jack Moriarty, Staff Reporter '17

January 4, 2017

This week we have the most adorable freakin' marshmallow you have ever seen in your miserable life. Holy hell, it’s the Honduran White Bat.

Pot Legalization is Granted in Massachusetts

Owen Lavelle, Staff Reporter '18

January 3, 2017

On December 15th, 2016, recreational marijuana was legalized everywhere in Massachusetts.

December 10, 2016

Hello everyone and welcome back to "Moriarty’s Monsters," where we explore the strange and deranged. This week we have one hell of a monster. We call this spikey embodiment of pain and poison the "Crown of Thorns Starfish." This thing is nothing but pure chaos. Native to Hawaii, these star...

Harry Melendez

Lauren Ryan, Staff Reporter '18

December 9, 2016

Harry Melendez is Holyoke High School's new Director of Culture and Inclusion.

November 28, 2016

Last Thursday, November 24th  very special event will be taking place here at Holyoke High School. The 100th edition of the annual Holyoke vs. Chicopee High School Thanksgiving football game will take place right here at Holyoke High’s Robert’s Field. Some of those among the most excited for thi...

Freshman Academy Open House A Success

Kassidy Lawrence, Staff Reporter '18

November 18, 2016

On November 16th, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Holyoke High school’s new Freshmen Academy had its own separate Open House.

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