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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...

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...

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...

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...

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


Filed under Events, Review, Showcase, Student Life

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 “Juniors Eat and Dance”

Alyssa Slovin, Social Media Coordinator

April 9, 2017


Filed under Events, News, Opinion, Review, Showcase, Student Life

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...

Student Filmmakers Shine at Documentary Film Festival

Student Filmmakers Shine at Documentary Film Festival

Anna Rodefeld, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


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

On Wednesday, March 22, Lenape's TV Broadcasting 3 students presented their self-produced documentaries at the 5th annual Documentary Film Festival. All of the broadcasting students had been working hard on their documentaries for the majority of the year, and the effort really showed during the screenings...

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

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

Srishti Dhar, Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Review, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

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...

Annie Comes to Lenape on March 3, 4, 10, 11

Annie Comes to Lenape on March 3, 4, 10, 11

February 24, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Lenape High School’s spring musical, Annie, follows the story of a plucky orphan whose charm and determination has been winning over audiences of all ages for the past 40 years. Despite being dropped on the doorstep of a New York orphanage this fiery redhead is determined to find the parents ...

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