A Project for Better Journalism chapter


New Adventures Found in Costa Rica

June 19, 2018 5:32pm | Makayla Pixley & Mikayla Royea

On April 19th to April 27th,  twelve Newfound students and two teachers went to Costa Rica. The trip cost them roughly $2700. There were a few complications on this trip. For starters, their flight out of Boston was delayed about five hours. Then Principal Mr. […]

Music in the Air

June 19, 2018 4:30pm | Kylee Hanser & Makayla Pixley

The Newfound Regional High School annual Student Music Project was held on May 21st at 6:30.  Acts were presented by Jason Liang, Makayla Pixely, Mason Martin, Madison Martin, Deana Martin, Duncan Farme, Rachel Manita, Madison Nialetz, and Autumn Braley. The show was small and only […]

Au Revoir Pour le Moment

June 19, 2018 4:28pm | Manon DeGreef

As May began and the school year neared the end, some NRHS students returned  from France, their heads full of memories. On April 19th, ten students, along with French teacher Mr. LeBaron, Mrs. Miller, and a student’s mother, flew from Boston to Nice, south of […]

The Struggle To Connect

June 19, 2018 4:25pm | Molly Croxon

All year, and increasingly so, Newfound Regional High School has struggled to connect to the internet. NRHS internet is one that crashes a couple of times a week, despite how many upgrades are made. The school currently runs on a First Light Fiber Optic Network. This […]

Rolling with the Changes

June 19, 2018 4:18pm | Taylor Butler

Now that 2017-2018 school  year is coming to a close, some Class of ‘21 Freshmen have a couple words of advice for the incoming class. Freshman year is always a change for students coming up from the middle school whether good or bad. As freshman […]

Grading, Grading

June 7, 2018 7:34pm | Cody McGee

Educators at Newfound Regional High School are starting to question the competence of the report card system at NRHS. Currently, teachers report out with letter grades, simple effort and attitude rankings, and pre-set comments that aren’t personalized to students or related to courses. The Grading […]

Why Do We Need Dues?

June 5, 2018 4:55pm | Bethany Basford

At NRHS, members of each class are expected to pay a certain amount of money for yearly class dues. The requirement for class dues is often misunderstood by students and poses a challenge for class advisors and their officers.  The Class of 2018 has been […]

Guiding Guided Study

June 5, 2018 4:05pm | DaCoda McGee

A few years after Guided Study Hour came to Newfound Regional High School, students and staff are starting to wonder what school was even like without it. The original proposal for Guided Study (GS) argued that this time would improve grades, social wellness, and mental […]

Newfound Music Students Visit the Big Apple

June 5, 2018 3:56pm | Kylee Hanser

From May 15 through May 17th, the Newfound music students and Thespian Society will be going on a trip to New York City. For a price of about $450, this three day, two-night trip will take the students to two Broadway shows, “Once on This […]

Just Send It

June 5, 2018 3:33pm | Molly Croxon

Teens and young adults often take time in high school to find out who they are and what they like. Whether athletes or artists, scientists or historians, people of all ages hope to discover their lifelong passions. For NRHS Senior Trevor Robie, his lifelong passion […]