September2017

  • Self-esteem’s High and Low Marks

    by - Sep 28, 2017
    By LAUREN STEINBERGER, ALEXA ALBICOCCO, and EMILY NELSON There is a proven connection between academic achievement and self-esteem. We decided to explore this topic since we all have experiences with this in our very high-achieving academically-focused...
  • Instagram Insecurities

    by - Sep 26, 2017
    BY JAYDEN KUPFERMAN, LEETAL PREZELMAYER and EMMA NEWMAN Many teen girls and boys are obsessed with Instagram, and try to portray their lives more positively than they actually are. This phenomenon on social media has led some...
  • A Picture-Perfect Homecoming

    by - Sep 26, 2017
    By Maria Grafas Jericho High School’s newly-designed homecoming event welcomed students to dance, eat, enter raffles, take pictures and have fun with friends. Here’s a look at some highlights of the evening. Media not working? Click...
  • Post-election High Goes Low

    by - Sep 20, 2017
    By Katie Leigh and Jordana Pearlman In the months leading up to the 2016 Presidential election, the halls at Jericho High School were buzzing with opinion and talk of political events. Discussion about the controversial election...
  • A Twist on Homecoming

    by - Sep 19, 2017
    Jericho High School had its first Homecoming Dance in over two decades. This is just a sampling of the fun that was had by everyone who attended. Media not working? Click here. Want to see pictures...
  • Freshmen Face Finals

    by - Sep 18, 2017
    By MATTHEW ROTHSTEIN Final exams can cause stress for students, but for 9th graders, this testing can be more difficult because it is their first time taking an increased amount of finals. Media not working? Click...
  • A New Homecoming with a Twist

    by - Sep 14, 2017
    BY LAUREN STEINBERGER, LEETAL PREZELMAYER and JAYDEN KUPFERMAN Jericho High School’s administration has decided to replace the homecoming carnival with a Mardi Gras-themed dance hoping to encourage students to show their school spirit and create unity....
  • Rallying around the Robotics Team

    by - Sep 14, 2017
    BY LARRY DING and JASON CHOI Our school’s robotics teams were very successful last year specifically, the robotics team 9932F. Not only did they make it into the Vex Robotics World Championship, they placed 35th internationally...
  • “Slacker” Is Anything But

    by - Sep 12, 2017
    By Alp Turgut ‘’Slacker’’ by Gordon Korman is about Cameron Boxer, a video gamer who is also a slacker. After not remembering to take the zucchini out of the oven and therefore almost burning his house...
  • From the Boroughs to the ‘Burbs

    by - Sep 7, 2017
    By YASH KUMAR and DANIEL CHOE The five boroughs of New York City are a diverse collection of people, memories and culture. As many students come to Jericho from these boroughs, each brings a unique piece...