Kenny Smith wins spring dodgeball title

Kenny Smith wins spring dodgeball title

Sam Berman, Eastside Staff
May 20, 2015
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Eastside held its biannual spring dodgeball tournament on May 18. There were 35 different teams competing for their shot at winning the championship. The games were held in the DiBart Gym starting at 7 p.m. The overall champion of the tournament was team Kenny Smith. The members of the team were Captain... Read more »

Dancing with the Cherry Hill Stars showcases the best performances by community members

Dancing with the Cherry Hill Stars showcases the best performances by community members

Marlee Zeitz, Eastside Sports Editor
May 4, 2015
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4The Cherry Hill community ended the weekend on the best note possible. Sunday night, May 3, at approximately 7:10 p.m., some of Cherry Hill’s community members came... Read more »

Dancing with the Cherry Hill Stars showcases the best performances by community members

Dancing with the Cherry Hill Stars showcases the best performances by community members

Marlee Zeitz, Eastside Sports Editor
May 4, 2015
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The Cherry Hill community ended the weekend on the best note possible. Sunday night, May 3, at approximately 7:10 p.m.,... Read more »

East’s first Red and White Competition concludes

East’s first Red and White Competition concludes

Jenna Simons, Eastside Staff
May 2, 2015
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On Friday, May 1, Cherry Hill East hosted its first-ever Red & White Night. Red & White Night wrapped up the Red & White Competitions that have been going on for the past three weeks during lunch breaks. The theme was Good vs. Evil, the White Team being good and the Red Team being evil. Over... Read more »

East kicks off Earth Week

Ethan Tinkelman, Eastside Radio Manager
April 20, 2015
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Last year the entire Cherry Hill School District adopted a sustainability plan. Each of the 19 schools was to focus on a specific environmental subject. East was asked to focus on energy reduction, which includes things as small as shutting off a light when not in the room. As Earth Week is this week,... Read more »

Mr. Samazing wins Mr. East title

Mr. Samazing wins Mr. East title

Kaitlyn Boyle, Eastside News/Features Editor
March 29, 2015
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On Friday, March 27, ten East seniors took the stage for the twenty-eighth annual Mr. East competition to prove that they had what it takes to be a superhero, but only one contestant flew, or in this case ran, away to victory. This year, the superhero-themed pageant raised money for The American Diabetes... Read more »

The 28th Annual Mr. East Competition

The 28th Annual Mr. East Competition

Liza Rothkoff, Eastside Entertainment Editor
March 15, 2015
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On Friday, March 27, the 28th annual Mr. East competition will take place. This year, the contestants include Sam Amon (Mr. Samazing), Hari Asuri (Mr. Boxers and Briefcase), Kyle Billigg (Mr. Late Night), Luke... Read more »

East cast members impress audience with Anything Goes

East cast members impress audience with Anything Goes

Gabriella Friedman, Eastside Staff
March 13, 2015
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Anything Goes, Cherry Hill East's musical that played Feb. 27 and 28, and March 6 and 7, had the audience laughing the whole way through. The play, which was impressively produced,... Read more »

East wins South Jersey Group 4 sectional title

East wins South Jersey Group 4 sectional title

Luke Hinrichs, Eastside Sports Editor
March 11, 2015
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A successful season is only remembered if the title is won and after a great season, third seed East clinched its back-to-back SJ Group 4 sectional title on March 9, 2015 after beating four seed Cherokee in thrilling fashion.... Read more »

Hannah Kim makes All National Chorus

Hannah Kim makes All National Chorus

Vignesh Vasu, Eastside Staff
March 4, 2015
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Every year a myriad of high school kids around the country audition for the American Choral Director’s Association (ACDA) National Choir. Of these kids, only 40 students get chosen. This year Cherry Hill East’s Hannah Kim (’15) was one of the 40 students to be selected for this prestigious opportunity. On... Read more »

French exchange students spend two weeks at East

French exchange students spend two weeks at East

Gabriella Friedman, Eastside Staff
March 3, 2015
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Greetings from France! Currently, 36 French students are visiting Cherry Hill High School East as part of a Foreign exchange program. For the past 25 years, Cherry Hill East has been interacting with the school Paul Lapie, a high school in Courbevoie, which is located just outside of Paris, France.  Every... Read more »

Members of the Women in Science Club visit the campus at UPenn to learn more about coding.

Members of the Women in Science Club visit the campus at UPenn to learn more about coding.

Ashley Cooper, Eastside Community Editor
March 1, 2015
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On Tuesday, Feb. 24, Cherry Hill East’s Women in Science Club had the honor of visiting the University of Pennsylvania (UPENN) School of Engineering. Last year the group donated to the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) in a unanimous group decision to support STEM education for the minority female gender.... Read more »

Robotics team 2616F takes first place at state competition

Robotics team 2616F takes first place at state competition

Sari Cohen, Eastside Staff
March 1, 2015
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East’s very own Robotics team, 2616F Frightening Lightning, came in first place at the state championship competition and is moving on to the world championship. The state championship took place in the Cherry Hill East cafeterias on Saturday, Feb. 21 and 28. Five teams from East attended the state... Read more »

Lest We Forget Slavery Museum brings the legacy of slavery to East students

Lest We Forget Slavery Museum brings the legacy of slavery to East students

Allie Grossman, Eastside New/Features Editor
February 19, 2015
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Slavery tends to be a touchy subject for many students at East. Today, Lest We Forget Slavery Museum, a traveling exhibit, brought the legacy of slavery alive. With an interactive presentation, Mr. J. Justin Ragsdale and his... Read more »

Parents can submit a refusal letter to have their children not take the PARCC assessment

Parents can submit a refusal letter to have their children not take the PARCC assessment

Jacob Borowsky, Eastside Underground Editor
February 15, 2015
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According to the most recent information released in a letter from Assistant Superintendent Dr. Joseph Meloche regarding the PARCC Assessment, parents now have the option to refuse to let their children take the test. In order to remove a student from testing, parents must submit a written notice of... Read more »