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What College are You Going To?

Quinn Iannuzzo, Assistant Managing Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Features

As high schoolers, one of the most common questions we get asked is, “What college are you going to?” while many parents and teachers might assume CCM or Rutgers would be a common response, 80% of the 30 students surveyed said they plan on attending out-of-state college.   When asked why th...

A Profile of Ms. Meckler

Pamela Smith, News Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Features

Ms. Meckler, the current orchestra director at West Morris Central, has a long history with music going back to her childhood. After many years of studying music and travelling, she tells us how she got to be a teacher here, and how she operates the WMC Orchestra. She chose to play viola after eliminating th...

Getting to Know a New Spanish Teacher

Getting to Know a New Spanish Teacher

Madison Donaldson and Theresa Harvey

December 1, 2017


Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Over the years, we have gained teachers, and we have lost teachers. Senora Olsen is a new spanish teacher who joined the WMC staff last year after the departure of Senior Barkey. To get to know her better we asked her a few questions about herself. Senora Olsen began learning spanish when she was in...

Thanksgiving/ Holiday Traditions

Megan Kuhles and Katelyn Kulfan, Managing Editor and Broadcast Director

December 1, 2017


Filed under Features

Katelyn Kulfan and I (Megan Kuhles) had the pleasure to go around and ask teachers and students their fall/ Winter traditions. We found some interesting traditions that the West Morris Central Body partakes in every year. Below is the tradition(s) that either teachers or students do every year durin...

Should West Morris Central get Air Conditioning throughout the Whole School?

Katelyn Kulfan, Broadcast Director

October 24, 2017


Filed under Features

Recently, it has been very hot out, and the temperatures have been high, especially for being Fall. Because of the heat, students at West Morris Central are spending the day in hot classrooms. Most of the classrooms in the school are not air conditioned. The only air conditioned rooms are in the H-wing,...

Welles Crowther’s Moms Upcoming Visit

Welles Crowther’s Moms Upcoming Visit

Madison Donaldson, Webmaster

October 24, 2017


Filed under Features

A story of bravery, selflessness, and courage describes the story of Welles Crowther. For West Morris seniors, the summer reading book this year was The Red Bandana by Tom Rinaldi. It details the life of a young man who grew up in New York and   had always aspired to be a firefighter. While working in the World Trade Center, Welles was in his office...

It’s Hopping in C135

Nicole Legg, Sports Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under Features

As I drearily walked into Environmental Science on Monday morning I was delighted to find a tiny little grey ball of fur bouncing around in the back of the classroom. One of my fellow classmates wrapped the bunny in a towel in case she decided to leave a present as Mr. Lawrence said and sat at her...

HOLEY​ ​MOLEY​ ​DOUGHNUTS​ ​ARE​ ​ROLLING​ ​INTO​ ​THE CAFETERIA?!

HOLEY​ ​MOLEY​ ​DOUGHNUTS​ ​ARE​ ​ROLLING​ ​INTO​ ​THE  CAFETERIA?!

Sydney Wall and Caroline Compoli, Fundraising Chairpeople

October 24, 2017


Filed under Features

Doughnut middles are empty that doesn't mean yours has to be! Believe it or not our very own cafeteria now sells doughnuts from morning to lunch. For years doughnuts have been seen as a decadent sweet treat. From classic flavors to special editions. Let’s what they’re serving up! We talked to...

brb,​ gonna​ read ​this.​ ​ttyl

brb,​ gonna​ read ​this.​ ​ttyl

Elizabeth Jasek and Ashley Luts, Social Media Editors

October 24, 2017


Filed under Features

Communication is a major part of any kind of relationship and it should not be altered with acronyms that can be interpreted in various amounts of ways. What’s the difference between “k” and “okay,” “sorry” and “I’m sorry”? To some, the meaning remains the same and perhaps the ...

New Year, New Assistant Principal for WMC

Alyssa Spady, Editor In Chief

October 23, 2017


Filed under Features

This year, WMC has the pleasure of adding another member to the Wolfpack family. Mrs. Liskiewicz is the new assistant principal serving alongside Mrs. Meagher and Mr. Ryan. Mrs. Liskiewicz has held many positions within the education community. Prior to coming to WMC, Mrs. Liskiewicz serves as a Pri...

iOS 11

Analise Draghi, Paw Staff

October 23, 2017


Filed under Features

On​ ​September​ ​nineteenth,​ ​2017,​ ​​ ​the​ ​new​ ​IOS​ ​11​ ​update​ ​by​ ​Apple​ ​was​ ​released,​ ​and,​ ​as stated​ ​on​ ​the​ ​Apple​ ​website,​ ​it​ ​is​ ​“a​ ​giant​ ​step​ ​for​ ​Iphone...

Adios and Au Revoir: Foreign Language at WMC

Robby Zarouni, News Editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Features

  Out of all the academic classes that are required for high school graduation, Foreign Language classes are the most unique and have, by far, caused the most controversy. Other traditional high school classes - like English, History, Math, and Sciences - are considered by many students and educators ...

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