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WOHS Black History Month Dinner

WOHS Black History Month Dinner

March 6, 2018

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- Friday night, Feb. 9, 2018. It’s 6 o'clock, kind of chilly outside, but there is instant warmth projected from the bright and lively atmo...

Why Your Head Might be Hurting

Why Your Head Might be Hurting

March 5, 2018

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- Frequent complaints from many students and teachers about unusual tiredness, headaches and other symptoms prompted The Pioneer to investi...

Italian Honor Society Tutors 3rd Graders

Italian Honor Society Tutors 3rd Graders

February 22, 2018

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- The National Italian Honor Society at West Orange High School (WOHS) has been volunteering at Mt. Pleasant Elementary in a cross-curriculu...

Spanish class. Chalkboard filled with Spanish interrogatives and their English translations.

Mr. Carrera Retires

January 25, 2018

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- After dedicating almost the past two decades to teaching the spanish curriculum at West Orange High School, Mr. Carrera has announc...

Kelly Elementary Student Starts Foundation

Kelly Elementary Student Starts Foundation

January 25, 2018

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- Charity does not have an age limit. Living proof of this is Charlee Heinrich, the 11 year old fifth grader at Kelly Elementary. Upo...

2017: A Year in Review

2017: A Year in Review

January 25, 2018

It started with the word “Hollyweed” in California. That same day, North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, announced the testing of long-range ballistic...

Saniyah Williams: More than a Runner

Saniyah Williams: More than a Runner

Anna Favetta, Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2018

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- Saniyah Williams, a fifth grader at Kelly Elementary School, won an award for outstanding achievement at the Dec. 18, 2017 Board of E...

New York Giants guard David Diehl waves goodbye after his team defeated the Dallas Cowboys in their NFC Divisional NFL playoff football game in Irving, Texas, January 13, 2008.    REUTERS/Mike Stone (UNITED STATES)

S. C. O. R. E.

January 4, 2018

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- The 2017- 2018 Leadership Conference held at Columbia High School invited all Essex County winter sports team leaders to learn about wha...

The Holidays on a Budget

The Holidays on a Budget

January 4, 2018

During this holiday season, almost everyone is in the holiday spirit, counting down the days until Christmas, waiting for the nights of Hanukkah, and als...

RCGE Elective

RCGE Elective

January 2, 2018

WEST ORANGE, Nj -- History of Race, Class, Gender, and Ethnicity (RCGE) is an elective offered at West Orange High School (WOHS). Mrs. Morais Lawrenc...

The Adventures of Flicker and Abraham

The Adventures of Flicker and Abraham

December 21, 2017

Flicker the Elf was really looking forward to exploring West Orange High School this year, but he felt so lonely in that big school. He decided to invite...

Holiday Zombie Survival Guide: For Teens

Holiday Zombie Survival Guide: For Teens

December 12, 2017

Make a list of those that NEED gifts. I know, I know, no one really "needs" a gift, but make a list of those who are “worthy.” In a zombie apocalypse it ...

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