The Pioneer

The Pioneer

Leaving Home

Leaving Home

June 12, 2020

Ever since I was a little girl, goodbyes have been an incredibly difficult task for me. For someone who has experienced much change throughout the cour...

WOHS Class of 2020 Offers Inspirational Words to Their Classmates

May 28, 2020

Check out this inspiring video from West Orange High School students in the Class of 2020 as they provide encouraging words to their classmates during...

Covid-19 Personal Reflection

Covid-19 Personal Reflection

April 24, 2020

Natalie Nevins- During my time out of school I have been doing way too much laying in my bed and sleeping, as well as wishing life could just go back to norm...

ZOOMing Our Way Through Quarantine

ZOOMing Our Way Through Quarantine

Natalie Nevins, Features editor

April 7, 2020

In a time where human contact and interaction is practically illegal, society must resort to other forms of communication, where people can still maintain...

New & Improved Graduation for Class of 2020!

New & Improved Graduation for Class of 2020!

April 1, 2020

Ever since I was a young little girl, I have always dreamt about my high school graduation. Knowing that the work you have tirelessly put in for 13 years ...

Play Unify

Play Unify

March 6, 2020

Here at West Orange High School we offer some of the best interactive programs, many that people are unaware of. One hidden gem in particular, known as Pla...

BHM: The Amazing Ailey

BHM: The Amazing Ailey

Natalie Nevins, Features Editor

February 21, 2020

Although often times overlooked for other influential African American pioneers, Alvin Ailey's ongoing legacy still holds a respective impact on society ...

Club Corner Spotlight: Yearbook

Natalie Nevins, Features Editor

February 7, 2020

Flying under the radar here at West Orange High School is arguably one of the most important electives in the whole building: Yearbook. Run by Ms. Megan Kiczek, Yearbook is a senior elective journalism class that works to produce the entire book. From the theme, to the pictures, to every last detail, the class works to create a lasting memory that your entire senior class...

Mountaineer of the Month: Shyleea Ryan

Natalie Nevins, Features Editor

February 7, 2020

Shyleea Ryan, a Senior as well as a student athlete here at West Orange High School, is fairly new to the school but has left a lasting impression on all of those around her already. Shyleea is a member of the Girls Varsity basketball team, where she immediately left her mark on Coach Caniece Williams. Coach Williams mentioned that her favorite thing about Shyleea is “her...

Club Corner Spotlight: Yearbook

Club Corner Spotlight: Yearbook

January 27, 2020

Flying under the radar here at West Orange High School is arguably one of the most important electives in the whole building, yearbook.  Run by Ms. Megan...

The Rush of Disney Plus

The Rush of Disney Plus

December 16, 2019

On November 12th 2019, Disney launched what could be considered the future of the Disney company and one of the most unique streaming services to date.  ...

Pinning West Orange Wrestling for the New Season

Natalie Nevins, Features Editor

December 16, 2019

After finishing last season with an overall record of 14-8, West Orange Wrestling has raised the bar for the 2019-2020 season. Head Coach of the Mountaineers Stephan Zichella revealed what goals he and his coaching staff have this season.  “Right now our goal is to develop our wrestlers.  We have so many new faces and this is the least experienced team I've ever coa...

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