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 […]

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 […]

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

Duck, Dip, Dive and…Dodge

Duck, Dip, Dive and…Dodge

As one of the last senior team members left on the court, Michael Noeth aims at a teacher during the championship round of Friday’s after school dodgeball tournament. The senior team lost two out of the three games played against the staff team, who had never won before. “I thought that we played well this […]

Honoring Local Veterans

Honoring Local Veterans

Dean of Students Rick Arena places a medal around the neck of one of Groton’s World War II veterans, Frank Scimemi, on Wednesday November 9, 2011. Starting a new tradition, GDRHS welcomed retired service men and women to a Veterans Day assembly to honor the time they served our country. Also during the assembly, a […]