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Is This Really Co-Ed Gym Class?

Is This Really Co-Ed Gym Class?

Alyssa Slovin, Social Media Coordinator

January 10, 2017


Filed under Lenape Staff, Opinion, Sports, Student Life

We've all seen it happen. In a gym class full of boys and girls, it often seems like the girls are an after thought. When every boy is being blocked in basketball, he will always get passed to before all of the wide-open girls are even considered. No one trusts girls to do anything right in gym, and...

Welcome to the NHS!

Welcome to the NHS!

Sophie Mavrodin, Staff Writer

January 10, 2017


Filed under Events, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

On December 8 of 2016 the Lenape branch of the National Honors Society welcomed 89 new members into its ranks. The NHS is known as an elite organization that brings together the best students, recognizing them for all of their hard work and achievements. Once seated, we were welcomed by the president...

How to Actually Beat Your New Year’s Resolution

How to Actually Beat Your New Year’s Resolution

Andi Cho, Staff Writer

January 2, 2017


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

January 1st seems like the golden date. It’s the perfect opportunity to start a fresh list of resolutions and ‘start over.’ The calendar has reset and we all have the same 12 months, 52 weeks, and 365 days to become a better version, so why not embrace the new year with a new mindset?   ...

“Triggered” or Thin Skin?

“Triggered” or Thin Skin?

Kyra Berry, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

December 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Triggered. It's a word teenagers are familiar with these days: We hear it in the halls, we see it on social media. To feel "triggered" is defined as any negative emotional response to a certain something. As someone growing up in this day and age, a trigger may refer to anything, be it a joke taken...

Lenape Challenge Day Inspires All Involved

Lenape Challenge Day Inspires All Involved

Amanda Smalfus, Staff Writer

November 23, 2016


Filed under Events, Review, Showcase, Student Life

Friday, November 4th, a select group of approximately 100 students from Lenape were invited to participate in Challenge Day, a social and emotional education program designed to help increase connection between middle and high school students, with the hope that eventually every student can feel safe,...

Dodge Poetry Festival 2016

Dodge Poetry Festival 2016

Alyssa Slovin, Social Media Coordinator

November 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Lenape Staff, Showcase, Student Life

Instead of participating in this year's Pride Day, students in Creative Writing and Poetry classes (or anyone else with an interest) took a trip to the Dodge Poetry Festival in Newark, New Jersey. Friday, October 21st was Free Student Day. At the Festival, we listened to famous poets recite and speak abou...

Share Your Music with the School!

Share Your Music with the School!

Anna Rodefeld and Alyssa Slovin

October 23, 2016


Filed under Clubs, Showcase, Student Life

Do you have the best taste in music? Do you want to share your favorite songs with the school? Then you should check out the new Lenape TV Spotify page! The Lenape TV Spotify page was founded this year by Samantha Blyn ('18) and was created so students could show Lenape the songs that they love.  Every...

Invincible Indians

Invincible Indians

Amanda Smalfus, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

This past Friday, the Lenape Indians celebrated an impressive victory over Trenton in their home opener, starting the season off with a record of 1-0. The game was exciting from start to finish, with a Trenton fumble half way through the first quarter that resulted in a Lenape recovery. By the end...

First Year Flies By For Freshmen

First Year Flies By For Freshmen

Kyra Berry, Staff Writer

June 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

As the 2015-2016 school year draws to a close, it is the perfect time to reflect on the great memories and positive changes Lenape High School underwent this year. Here's what Lenape's freshmen class thought about their inaugural year. Annabelle Estep ('19) said, "It was a good year. I would suggest...

Festival of the Arts

Festival of the Arts

Srishti Dhar and Emory Alexander

June 4, 2016


Filed under Events, Showcase, Student Life

Recently, Lenape High School held its annual Festival of the Arts which features projects from Art, Music, Family Consumer Sciences, Technology, and Business classes.

The AIDS Walk of 2016 to Aid Families in Need

The AIDS Walk of 2016 to Aid Families in Need

Sophie Mavrodin, Staff Writer

May 15, 2016


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

The Kevin Todd Memorial 5k/Walk is a fundraising event to gather money for families who have a hard time during the holidays and give them some relief. This is otherwise known as Spirit of the Holidays. Both Spirit of the Holidays and the walk were started by Kevin Todd's sister after he passed away...

A Night To Remember

A Night To Remember

Shannon Lambert, Staff Writer

May 9, 2016


Filed under Events, Showcase, Student Life

On March 18th, the Class of 2017 held their much anticipated Junior Dinner Dance at Lucien's Manor in Berlin, New Jersey. It was magical night filled with delicious food, good music, and dancing, of course. Over 150 students bought tickets, which was a much larger turnout than expected. The last two...

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