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Homecoming: Senior Perspective

Homecoming: Senior Perspective

Maya Georgi, Editor-in-Chief

December 2, 2015


Filed under Events, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Historically, Homecoming is an American tradition rooted around raising school spirit. The football game, the decorations, the spirit dress up days, the winners of homecoming court all add up to the final dance meant to celebrate the "coming home" game. In Lenape history and really most high schools...

Mr. Lenape 2016

Mr. Lenape 2016

Maya Georgi, Editor-in-chief

December 2, 2015


Filed under Events, News, Showcase, Student Life

Every year, the senior class hosts Mr. Lenape, a twist on traditional pageants. The twist being that it is not a typical pageant in which girls adorn themselves and show their talents in order to be rewarded for their beauty, instead Mr. Lenape is a pageant for senior guys to create a dance routine or...

Lenape Coffeehouse

Lenape Coffeehouse

Leah Nichols, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015


Filed under Clubs, Events, Showcase, Student Life

On Thursday December 3rd the Laureate, Smoke Signal and Debate team will jointly host the annual Lenape coffeehouse. This event will be at 7:00pm in the media center. Any student is invited and encouraged to read poetry, sing songs or play an instrument. The Laureate will have the winter addition out...

Lenape Girls Tennis Aces The Season!

Lenape Girls Tennis Aces The Season!

Alexis Cao and Smriti Nair

November 24, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

On Sunday November 15th, the Lenape Girls Tennis Team attended the South Jersey Tennis Coaches Association Banquet. The Banquet was held at Auletto’s Caterers, and commended South Jersey players for their exceptional performances during the 2015 Girls Tennis Season.   Lenape’s top 7 players, Shannon McCarthy,...

Saving Lives at the Blood Drive

Saving Lives at the Blood Drive

Maya Georgi, Editor-in-Chief

November 11, 2015


Filed under Events, Showcase, Student Life

Last week, Lenape hosted it’s annual blood drive. Every year, Lenape’s Student Council partners with the American Red Cross to organize the event and round up students to participate. Since the event is on a volunteer basis, it’s success is measured on how many people make the choice to come out...

Giving the Gift of Comfort

Giving the Gift of Comfort

Megha Bharadwaj, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under Clubs, Events, Showcase, Student Life

On October 18th, sophmore Meghan Vizzard (‘18), hosted the 3rd annual Cozies for Chemo 5k and walk. Over 500 people of all ages attended this wonderful event hosted at the Laurel Acres Park in Mount Laurel. Preparations started bright and early in the morning with numerous volunteers settin...

Rolling into Fall and Opinions on Modified Block Scheduling

Rolling into Fall and Opinions on Modified Block Scheduling

Megha Bharadwaj, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

As we roll into the beginning of November, I pondered how my fellow students and the staff members felt about the new schedule implemented this year. There was a lot of mixed opinions last year when administration revealed they would be implementing a rotating schedule. Personally, I was immensely su...

Drive Back in Time

Drive Back in Time

Maya Georgi, Editor-in-Chief

October 1, 2015


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

  Last Friday night, Lenape students were transported back to a simpler time at the Drive-In Movie event hosted by Student Council. Students grabbed some blankets and friends, drove their cars into senior lot and felt like teenagers of the 1950’s-1960’s, experiencing something that was a ...

Student Council Drive-In Movie Event

Student Council Drive-In Movie Event

Maya Georgi, Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Clubs, Events, News, Showcase, Student Life, TV/Movies

Get ready to be transported to a simpler time with the Drive-In Movie event coming up next Friday! Student Council will be hosting the event outside at 8pm near the senior parking lot. Students can bring their cars to watch either the Sandlot, Grease, or Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. Vote here and find out which movie won once you get ...

In The Blink Of An Eye

In The Blink Of An Eye

Shannon Lambert, Staff Writer

May 21, 2015


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Sometimes as teenagers, we forget to stop and "smell the roses". As cliché as it sounds, it is the truth. Even though school may seem to be dragging right now, with summer almost in our grasp, high school goes by much quicker than you'd expect. These crucial four years of your life go by in the...

Even Though it’s All “Ogre”, Catch the Highlights of Shrek The Musical

Even Though it’s All “Ogre”, Catch the Highlights of Shrek The Musical

Megha Bharadwaj, staff writer

April 22, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

On March 7th, 12th, 13th, and 14t,h Lenape High School showed everyone their production of Shrek The Musical. As usual it was greeted with much enthusiasm.The audience responded well to the subtle jokes intertwined throughout the play, laughing at all the correct places, and although 2 out of 5 tec...

The Perks of Modified Block Scheduling

The Perks of Modified Block Scheduling

Megha Bharadwaj, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Just a couple of weeks ago, students here at Lenape High School turned in their choices for classes for the 2015-2016 school year. Picking classes for the upcoming year can always be a tough decision, but this year with the new block scheduling to be implemented, it may have been a little harder for...

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