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Seniors say farewell to a familiar face

Students pose with their favorite SRO.

Mario Barassi, Assistant Sports Editor

June 4, 2017

As the freshman file into the auditorium during their orientation on the first day of school, one of the first, and probably most familiar faces is officer Bergeron. As the school resource officer he is assigned to the schools here in Hollis and the seniors will be leaving him behind as they go on to...

What path are you taking?

Not all of the seniors are going off to college this fall!

Kaitlin Johnson, Brock Radford, and JP Blasi

June 1, 2017

High school is a crazy time that can lead students down a number of different paths, which allow people to find themselves and see what they want to accomplish in their future. Often, people end up going to college right after graduating, but it isn’t the preferred route for everyone. The alternate opt...

Got gadgets? Half a dozen gadgets for school and dorm life

An assortment of helpful gadgets.

Carly Mack, Web Editor

May 12, 2017

In this age of technology, gadgets can be especially helpful in the academic field. Some of the most helpful advances in modern technology often go unnoticed by the majority of people. That being said, here are a couple of the best gadgets to improve and facilitate your school experience.   ...

SAT’S and how to prepare

Students spend copious amount of time preparing for their SAT's, and often to great success!

Mitch Dreyer, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017

SAT’s just hit students across the country, taking place on April 5. The national standardized test consists of a math, reading, and writing portion. Some juniors who took the test in the fall found it hard, while others thought it was a breeze. After receiving their results, students get to see in...

Eagle Spotlight: Sam St. Pierre

St. Pierre is seated at The Parsonage Home, where he worked on his Eagle Project.

Colton Mailloux, Staff Writer

April 16, 2017

It seems this year that many Hollis Brookline have sprouted wings. Sam St. Pierre ‘17 is going to be honored for his accomplishments in Boy Scouts by receiving the rank of Eagle Scout. He, like many others, just needs to have his Eagle Ceremony to crown the achievement.   “My project was to create an easy care lan...

An epic build: the library box fort

With many materials to work with, students had a ball creating their fortress.

Rachel Marquis, Video Editor

April 15, 2017

During first period on Friday, March 31, an epic project for the HBHS library was completed. With an influx of new computers for lab 217 came an abundance of cardboard boxes and packing materials. These newfound assets were deemed appropriate for one thing only: a fort!   Librarian Christine Heaton and a group of st...

How should I pick my college?

With so many to choose from, picking a college can be challenging.

Kaitlin Johnson, Staff Writer

April 14, 2017

Throughout senior year, many students decide what colleges they want to attend. Applying to college is a long and challenging process, and takes time to fill out all of the registration. By the end of their application process, on May 1, they have to make a decision on what their first college choice...

Helping Hands

Elliott and Tomer are greatly enjoying their positions as paraprofessionals.

Anthony Tamposi, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

Two Hollis Brookline graduates have now come back to the school and are working as paraprofessionals. When HB became their alma mater, they probably didn’t expect to come back and have their professions here. Ian Tomer ‘14 and Morgan Elliott ‘11, who you may see around the school during the da...

Future publishers

All three students continue to upload new content regularly, so be sure to check in!

Hannah Balfour, Staff Writer

April 8, 2017

At Hollis Brookline, many students are beginning to publish their creative works online. Some students at HB such as Alex Crupi ‘18, Allie Campbell ‘17, and Nicole Poitras ‘17, quickly got onto the web to create and upload articles and videos to the internet. How many people do you know that pu...

How much are you willing to spend on a prom dress?

Prom dress shopping can be a daunting task, as there are often so many to choose from!

Emily O'Brien, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017

On Friday, May 26, 2017, HB’s senior prom will be held at the Manchester Country Club in Bedford. It will start around 6 p.m. and go until about 11 p.m. The prom is an event many students look forward to: boys get to rent their suit and tie, but the girls usually have to buy their dresses. But how m...

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