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The Class of 2021 prepares for its first spirit week

The Class of 2021 prepares for its first spirit week

Dominic Watson, Eastside Staff

November 14, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

The class of 2021’s first spirit week is quickly approaching, with booth decoration taking place on November 14 and the dance competition on the November 21.    Isaac Leibowitz (‘21) said that he heard the dance was going to be a lot of fun, “…especially for freshman year.” However, th...

Terrorist Attacks Hit Five Blocks from Trade Center, 87 miles from East

Terrorist Attacks Hit Five Blocks from Trade Center, 87 miles from East

Joshua Pipe

October 31, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

In Lower Manhattan Tuesday afternoon, eight people died as a man purposely drove down the bicycle lane of West Side Highway, five blocks from the rebuilt World Trade Center, in what New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called “a cowardly act of terror.” The driver of the vehicle, 29-year-old Say...

Say Hello to East’s Newest Faculty Members

Say Hello to East’s Newest Faculty Members

October 31, 2017


Filed under Eastside Special, Eastside Special, News/Features

Get to know some of East's newest faculty additions by reading News/Features' in-depth coverage below.

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Blood Drive Chairpeople work hard to ensure a successful turnout this Wednesday and Thursday

Blood Drive Chairpeople work hard to ensure a successful turnout this Wednesday and Thursday

Sam Resnick, Eastside Staff

October 29, 2017


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On November 1, Cherry Hill High School East will host its annual fall blood drive. Co-run by students Madeline Levin (‘18), Noah Kaminer (‘18), Jordan Tort ('18), Sammy Miller ('18),  Jillian Rivera ('18), Abigail Richman ('18), Dani Lazarus ('19), Ross Cogan ('19), Hannah Schreiber ('19) and Emma...

The Senior Class will battle against the Junior Class in the annual Powderpuff game, set to take place on November 6

The Senior Class will battle against the Junior Class in the annual Powderpuff game, set to take place on November 6

Ilana Arougheti, Eastside News/Feature Editor

October 28, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase, Sports

East’s annual Powderpuff football game, which has been a hallowed school tradition for decades, will take place this Sunday, November 5. A roster of about 50 seniors, led by head coaches Jack Amon (‘18), Andrew Austin (‘18), and Drew Hoffman (‘18) will face off against approximately 50 junior...

Mr. Hall retires after 23 years of serving at East

Mr. Hall retires after 23 years of serving at East

Joshua Pipe, Eastside News/Features Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

Mr. Edward Hall has worn many hats during his 23-year tenure at Cherry Hill East: a substitute teacher, the head of the building’s AV Department, a member of East’s security team, and a faculty co-advisor of the Gay Straight Alliance. Next week, however, East will say goodbye. In reflecting ...

Cherry Hill High School East is hosting its first Community Wide Yard Sale and Vendor Sale

Cherry Hill High School East is hosting its first Community Wide Yard Sale and Vendor Sale

Mandi Karpo, Eastside Staff

October 20, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

As summer has come and gone, the time to make room for the Fall and Winter seasons approaches. Cherry Hill East’s inaugural Community-wide Yard Sale and Vendor Sale aims to allow the community to do just that. On Saturday, October 21st, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., East will be lined with independent...

Korean Culture Club provides cultural education for East students

Korean Culture Club provides cultural education for East students

Jacklyn Kim, Eastside Staff

October 19, 2017


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East’s Korean Culture Club (KCC), is a club available to join by all Cherry Hill East students. Within this club, there are four main groups: taekwondo, traditional fan dance, modern dance (kpop), and booth. The leaders of KCC makes sure that all students of all races can join to learn about the var...

Get Ready for Eastside’s First Distribution Day of the Year

Get Ready for Eastside’s First Distribution Day of the Year

October 12, 2017


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Not only will we distribute the first issue of the year tomorrow, but we will also be sporting our new Eastside Shirts. Be sure to look out for News/Feature's piece on the upcoming Board Elections, Community's story on Wawa's newest rival, Opinion's in-depth coverage on the college admissions process,...

East students speak up regarding football player Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the National Anthem

East students speak up regarding  football player Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the National Anthem

Samantha Roehl, Eastside Staff

October 8, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

At the start of every school day, the pledge of allegiance is played over the loudspeaker at Cherry Hill East. However, according to a recent survey, over 50 percent of Cherry Hill East students do not say the pledge of allegiance. The survey was conducted from October 2 to October 5 in various classes th...

Results from the Freshman Class President/VP Elections are in

Results from the Freshman Class President/VP Elections are in

Sophia Sitnick, Eastside Staff

October 8, 2017


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On Tuesday, October 3, the Cherry Hill East Class of 2021, elected the Student Government Association’s freshman class President and Vice Presidents for the 2017-2018 school year. Campaigning for elections began at the end of September when students submitted applications and hung colorful poste...

How do we go forward? East Students speak up regarding the Las Vegas Massacre

How do we go forward? East Students speak up regarding the Las Vegas Massacre

Joshua Pipe, Eastside News/Features Editor

October 7, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

On October 1, 2017, the largest mass shooting in the history of the United States occurred in Las Vegas, Nevada during a Jason Aldean concert. The gunman, Stephen Paddock, 64, then took his own life in his room on the 32nd floor of the hotel where the shooting took place. In the wake of this senseless tr...

The Art of Protesting Trump Administration in the Digital Age

The Art of Protesting Trump Administration in the Digital Age

Defne Alpdogan, Eastside Staff

October 6, 2017


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On December 15, 1791, the Bill of Rights cemented one of the founding principles of this country; the first amendment, an act that solidified the right to free speech in America. Whether it be for the sake of the nation or individuals themselves, the people gained the power to speak loudly and clearly ag...

Eastside First Meeting on 9/26

Eastside First Meeting on 9/26

September 13, 2017


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Love to write, take photos, shoot and edit videos or draw? Want the opportunity to record your own podcast on issues you care about? Then make sure to come out to the first Eastside Meeting of the year on Tuesday, September 26th in F087 for a great time.  

Local businesses and websites provide reasonably priced SAT tutors

Local businesses and websites provide reasonably priced SAT tutors

Illana Arougheti, Eastside News/Features Editor

August 15, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

Although 2017-2018 class schedules began to arrive in the mail days ago and camps all around the county are nearing their final weeks, East students still have a few weeks left to enjoy kicking back and relaxing in the August heat. Summer is a time for nothing to worry about except for sunny skies,...

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