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Cancelled Musical Makes Waves in Theatre Department

January 16, 2018 6:58pm | Ari Steinberg

Early in the semester of Fall 2018, many NHS students were shocked, stunned and perplexed when the theater department announced that the musical, Into the Woods, intended to be performed this fall, was canceled. One of the individuals for whom this was unsurprising, although no […]

DACA In Our Community

October 20, 2017 12:13pm | Abigail Denhart, Ari Steinberg

Worry and fear seeped into many lives here in Northampton after President Trump announced his decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) on September 5, 2017. Upon first hearing about Mr. Trump’s decision, Mayor David Narkewicz was “very upset, more upset […]

New Gender-Neutral Bathrooms at NHS

October 16, 2017 2:23am | Adia Bennett, Tiernan Pyle

Students at Northampton High School have been working with school administration in the hope of having gender-neutral bathrooms installed on the third floor in 2018. The goal is to make gender-neutral bathrooms more available for gender-nonconforming students. Someone who identifies as gender-nonconforming is a person […]

Growing Concerns Over Vaping from Faculty and Students

December 9, 2016 3:26pm | Clara-Grace Edwards

Students and faculty having growing health concerns, due to a rise in vaping in our culture at Northampton High School. Neither the students or faculty know the health effects of vaping because it is not regulated. “The tobacco industry has been controlling young adults for years, […]

IWRC is Ready to Educate and Motivate

October 12, 2015 2:00pm |

The International Women’s Rights Club at Northampton High School, which meets on Thursdays, in math teacher Rachel Stavely-Hale’s room, focuses on teaching the students about conditions women and girls face in daily life in order to make a difference in the world. The discussion that […]