Smoke Signal

Sophomore Cotillion Recap!

Sophomore Cotillion Recap!

Olivia Cao, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018

On January 26, 2018, the Class of 2020 held its Sophomore Cotillion. The night was a smashing success with a turnout of 250 sophomores and guests. This was significantly more people than the amount of freshmen at the Glow Dance last year. The night was filled with dancing, music, Chick-fil-A s...

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves

Anna Rodefeld, Media Coordinator

November 30, 2017

Every fall, the Lenape Theater Department puts on a spectacular play, surrounding the community with joy, and this year was no different. Performances of this year's production, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarves", ran on Thursday, November 16th, and then twice on Saturday, November 18th. Like previous...

Murder on the Orient Express – Movie Review

Murder on the Orient Express - Movie Review

Sophie Mavrodin, Historian

November 27, 2017

Adapted from the original novel by Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express is a thrilling story that surpassed the the pages of its book and continued to the big screen and the theater stage. In this most recent film, we follow the famous detective, Hercule Poirot, on a short vacation by a train...

Thanksgiving Traditions

Thanksgiving Traditions

Olivia Cao, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Thanksgiving is an American tradition that dates back to 1621 when the Pilgrims’ had their first successful harvest thanks to the help of Squanto, a Native American. To celebrate, the Pilgrims had a feast with the local Native American tribes. (“History of Thanksgiving”) Nowadays, most people celebrate...

Dalton Rapattoni’s New Album, “Nobodys Home”

Dalton Rapattoni's New Album,

Angelina Rubinacci, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017

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...

80’s Themed Zumba is a Blast from the Past

80's Themed Zumba is a Blast from the Past

Amanda Smalfus, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017

Lenape's Science League hosted an 80's themed Zumba fundraiser in the south gym on Tuesday, April 11th. Many students and Mount Laurel community members came out dressed in neon and leg warmers to take a class from a professional Zumba instructor, all to the tune of their favorite 80's songs. Everyone...

JDD: Also Known As “Juniors Eat and Dance”

JDD: Also Known As

Alyssa Slovin, Social Media Coordinator

April 9, 2017

When it comes to school dances, there are normally mixed opinions. Some jump at any opportunity to dress up and dance the night away with a large group while others would rather have a casual night with a couple close friends. There isn't a correct answer -- I personally love doing both -- but I have...

“Logan” is the Perfect End to the Story

Anna Rodefeld, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

It was the year 2000 when Hugh Jackman first donned the adamantium claws and became the iconic X-Man James Howlett, aka. Logan, aka. The Wolverine. The character has had many adventures with his team through the original X-Men Trilogy and X-Men: Days of Future Past, two solo movies, as well as a cam...

The Sun Comes Out for Lenape’s Production of Annie!

To view more of my work go to: 
Feel free to share but please do not crop the image:)

Srishti Dhar, Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2017

Last weekend Lenape Theater performed its last show of the musical Annie.With a new director, Mr. Michael Del Rossi, this year's production was like no other. The show consisted of amazing performances and sets. This year's show was unique in that there was a large representation of underclassmen...

“Hug Me Brotha”

Angelina Rubinacci, Staff Writer

January 28, 2017

It's been 13 years since the popular series, Drake and Josh aired on Nickelodeon. The show followed step brothers Drake Parker and Josh Nicols as they navigated through life, mostly the crazy antics Drake dragged Josh into. An example of one of those instances is when Drake tried to do something nice...

La La Land: A Must See

La La Land, which was released on December 9th, 2016, was a smashing success.

Amanda Smalfus, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017

December 9th, 2016 was the premiere date for, La La Land, a musical motion picture directed by Damien Chazelle that chronicles the romance between an aspiring actress Mia and jazz pianist Sebastian, played by Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. It even features a cameo from John Legend. This is the third film...

Everyone’s Finding “Fantastic Beasts” in Their Hearts

Everyone's Finding

Alyssa Slovin, Social Media Coordinator

January 14, 2017

2016 brought us a lot of rough times and events that no one asked for, but it also brought us "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them".  "Fantastic Beasts" is a new addition to the Harry Potter universe, one that many of us thought we were very familiar with. However, with  this film, even hardcore...

The student news site of Lenape High School