The Pioneer

The Pioneer

Preparations to Return to School in September

Preparations to Return to School in September

June 17, 2020

Dr. Cascone is discussing with the West Orange Administration about potentially making a plan to go back to school this upcoming school year in Septemb...

Class of 2020, Cap Your Year

May 21, 2020

Attention all Seniors: During these trying times, it's easy to get discouraged about the way your Senior year may have panned out because of the COVID-19...

Memories Last A Lifetime: Yearbook 2020

May 21, 2020

Attention all class of 2020 Seniors, the full Senior year experience may have been cut short due to the COVID-19 outbreak and school closures, but the...

Senior, Cassidy Joyce artwork

West Orange High School’s AP Art Virtual Exhibit

April 30, 2020

Every year, West Orange High School students submit their artwork to the AP Art Show Reception. Unfortunately, it has been cancelled this year due to the...

Joe Suriano in 1971 coaching at WOHS.

Joe Suriano’s Lasting Legacy

April 30, 2020

If he could be described in one word, you couldn’t only describe Mr. Suriano as a 16 time winner of Coach of the Year or a three time winner of Teacher of the Year, because he was so much more than that. 

Constructing Habitat for Humanity

Constructing Habitat for Humanity

Kaya Schultz, Editor in Chief

April 6, 2020

If you’re looking for a way to positively impact your community or are in need of community service hours, then Habitat for Humanity is the perfect opp...

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...

Future Teachers of NJ: Early Childhood Development

Future Teachers of NJ: Early Childhood Development

January 31, 2020

Teachers are the profession that guides young students into young adults. They shape the country’s youth to help lead the world that awaits them. In ...

Girls Up: The First Ever WOHS Female Empowerment Club

Girls Up: The First Ever WOHS Female Empowerment Club

Tyra Hughes, Editor in Chief

January 9, 2020

Last year, English Teacher Ms. Baker officially launched the first meeting of the Girls Up Club, a women’s empowerment club of West Orange High led by...

WOHS Cheerleading Squad

Winter Sports Lead off the Season with the Pep Rally 

December 17, 2019

On Friday December 13th, West Orange High School kicked off its annual winter Pep Rally, to get students excited for the upcoming winter sports season a...

Liberty Middle School Student attended the BOE meeting in October following a dress code violation for wearing a

The Dangers of A Strict Dress Code Geared Towards Female Students

December 16, 2019

Clothes are a form of expression, yet women are warned against outfits that society feels express their sexuality. On the other hand, men don't receive the same warning, and this double standard is evident in many high school dress codes.

An Interview with Mr.Du

An Interview with Mr.Du

Devin Wilkes, Editorials Editor

October 21, 2019

How long have you been teaching? 6 years. What classes and grades do you teach? 10th grade: Honors US History 1 and Honors US History 1 IH 12th grade: AP W...

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