UN Ambassador Arrives on National Peace Day

UN Ambassador Arrives on National Peace Day

SEPTEMBER 21- In order to fulfill a promise he once left to Betsy Sawyer,  The United Nations Ambassador arrived at the high school to meet a group of high school students who were active members of the Peace Club. This small project turned into something much grander, students were able to find their voice and […]

Pink Week 2015

Pink Week 2015

Sarah Woods, covered in pink, MCing the 2015 Pink Week Pep Rally. Each year, in September, a week of pink-based activities are held to raise awareness and money for Breast Cancer. “Pink Week was a lot of fun to MC. I enjoyed hosting with my friends, Ariel [Dumont] and Maria [Antonellis]. Since freshman year, I […]

MIT Media Lab

MIT Media Lab

Chayathorn Temnitkul and Juliana Lazaris listening to presenters at the MIT Scholastic Media Conference. The Conference is an annual convention for students and teachers to discuss different forms of media in the school system. “It was a great experience and I really enjoyed hearing other people’s opinions about using media to enhance the education of […]

Freshmen Orientation 2015

Freshmen Orientation 2015

James Bushnell and his “dream team” trying to win the annual freshman orientation tug-of-war. Every year, the upperclassmen lead a day where the freshman can learn their way around the school. “It was definitely exciting, I don’t really remember much though. I absolutely like high school better than the middle school. I think I’ve matured […]

Activities Fair 2015

Activities Fair 2015

Jordan Sheffield and Caroline Woodbury signing up for the GDHS yearbook club. The annual activities fair is held to let students explore new clubs. “I always love the activities fair, watching new kids sign up for different clubs is always interesting. Of course I try to encourage kids to sign up for clubs I’m a […]

Groton Fire Department Open House

Groton Fire Department Open House

All nine of the Groton Fire Department rescue and response vehicles were present for the public on the day of the Open House. (see slideshow for more) By Katherine Pisani On September 13th,the Groton Fire Department opened its doors to the public for the first time to unveil a new and improved 18,000 square foot […]

Wizards v. Faculty

Wizards v. Faculty

Vice Principal, Marissa Brisson, English teacher, Erika Gounis, and Wizards Basketball player, “Showtime”, stretch before the big game PHOTO: Briana Bozkurt