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Eight New Inductees in the Athletic Hall of Fame

Eight New Inductees in the Athletic Hall of Fame

Anna Rodefeld, Media Coordinator

November 3, 2017


Filed under Awards/Recognition, Events, News, Showcase, Sports

On Friday, November 3rd, 8 Lenape alumni were inducted into Lenape's Athletic Hall of Fame. The night honored the accomplishments and achievements of the former players and coaches. They were introduced by current Lenape High School athletes, and each inductee was given a small trophy for this honor. The ni...

Senior Pinning

Senior Pinning

Alyssa Slovin, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2017


Filed under Awards/Recognition, Events, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Senior year can be extremely stressful, on the students as well as their parents. Not only are the students taking strenuous classes, they are also working on college applications, going to work, driving themselves back and forth from their activities, all while trying to sleep for a full 8 hours. All...

Oktoberfest by the Lenape German Club

Oktoberfest by the Lenape German Club

Sophie Mavrodin, Historian

October 27, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Events, Showcase, Student Life

Oktoberfest is one of the most well known cultural festivals in the world, held annually around mid-October in Munich, Germany. However, Oktoberfest did not begin as the beer festival it is today. It was originally a large party of sorts that took place over several days and was held for the wedding o...

Fall Guide to the Arts at Lenape

Fall Guide to the Arts at Lenape

Anna Rodefeld, Media Coordinator

October 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Clubs, Events, Showcase, Student Life

The fall is always a great time for entertainment. New television shows air, old favorites return, and movies with hopes of Oscar nominations premiere. However, you don't need to travel far for great entertainment. You can get it right here at Lenape High School. Here is your fall guide to the arts and...

Welcome, Ms. Timko: A New “Addition” to the Math Department

Welcome, Ms. Timko: A New “Addition” to the Math Department

Alyssa Slovin, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2017


Filed under Lenape Staff, Showcase, Uncategorized

  As you may have noticed, many beloved teachers retired last year, from Ms. Hammond, to Mr. Spitz, to Mr. Hessler, so many so, that they took up two pages in the yearbook last year. Students may have cried when they left, but now it's time for the new teachers to have their chances to thrive. Out...

Second Annual Burlington County Suicide Prevention Walk

Second Annual Burlington County Suicide Prevention Walk

Kyra Berry, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Events, Miscellaneous, News, Showcase, Student Life

On October 21, 2017, the 2nd annual Burlington County Suicide Prevention Walk in partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will be held at Laurel Acres Park in Mount Laurel. The walk will be hosted by Lenape's Stress Less club in an effort to break the stigma surrounding suicide...

Dalton Rapattoni’s New Album, “Nobodys Home”

Dalton Rapattoni’s New Album, “Nobodys Home”

Angelina Rubinacci, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Review, Showcase

Recently, singer Dalton Rapattoni, third place finalist on what was supposed to be the last season of American Idol, released his first full length album, "Nobodys Home" (no apostrophe). Me, being the music obsessed girl who I am, and being the girl who mentions her favorite artists in her school assignments...

Moving for Mental Health Awareness

Moving for Mental Health Awareness

Alyssa Slovin, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2017


Filed under Awards/Recognition, Clubs, Events, Lenape Staff, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

As students here at Lenape, we're all a part of something. Some of us are in several clubs; some of us play sports; some of us volunteer for our community; everyone has their "thing." How many of us have actually founded that club, organization, or charity event, though? One of the few of us who has done just t...

Farewell Mr. Spitz!

Farewell Mr. Spitz!

Srishti Dhar, Editor-in-Chief

June 5, 2017


Filed under Lenape Staff, Showcase

Halfway through the year, Mr. Spitz' AP Calculus students were incredibly disappointed to hear that he had decided to retire. For years, Mr. Spitz has been everyone's favorite math teacher. His singing, funny sayings, and overall positivty and generosity will be missed greatly! E hall may never be the...

The Academic Awards 2017

The Academic Awards 2017

Anna Rodefeld, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017


Filed under Awards/Recognition, Events, Showcase, Student Life

On Wednesday, May 31, students and their families gathered in Lenape's auditorium for the annual Academic Awards. For those of you who may not know what the Academic Awards are, it is a ceremony honoring the achievements of students in various subjects and after school activities, as well as perfect...

The 22nd Annual LDTV Awards

The 22nd Annual LDTV Awards

Anna Rodefeld, Staff Writer

June 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Awards/Recognition, Clubs, Events, News, Showcase, Student Life

On Wednesday, May 17, the 22nd Annual Lenape District Television Awards were held in Lenape's auditorium. Students from all four district schools were gathered to showcase and acknowledge the great work and dedication of students in the TV Broadcasting and LDTV departments. Each school was given an...

A Great Day for Kindness

A Great Day for Kindness

Sophie Mavrodin, Staff Writer

June 1, 2017


Filed under Awards/Recognition, Events, Lenape Staff, Showcase

Friday, May 12, 2017, happened to be the day when two of the most important events of the year took place: the Random Acts of Kindness Breakfast and the Crystal Apple Awards Ceremony. The Random Acts of Kindness program was created to recognize students who went out of their way to be selfless and...

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