Coming up: Class of 2019

Logan Hill

June 12, 2018

Filed under News, Opinions

With the end of the school year rapidly approaching, students are gearing up for summer break. While some couldn’t be happier that the school year is drawing to a close, others are slightly more reflective in their thinking. ...

Junior Prom

Logan Hill

May 9, 2018

Filed under News

On May 11, the Swampscott High School Junior Prom will be hosted at the Ipswich Country Club, and will last from early evening to late evening. People have been readying themselves for prom for months, and many can’t wait fo...

SHS Dancing with the Staff

Zack Richards

April 26, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

On April 12th, Swampscott High School got some laughs and applause with their 7th rendition of their popular annual performance of Dancing With the Staff. For two hours, students and faculty alike gathered and watched as their fe...

Student walkout at SHS

Zack Richards, Editor

March 20, 2018

Filed under News

On March 20th, Swampscott High School will be taking part in a nationwide movement that has high school’s everywhere honoring the victims of the Parkland shooting in Florida while protesting the government’s lack of action t...

In progress- SHS spring musical

Logan Hill

February 27, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

This year, the Swampscott High School Drama Club will be performing the Addams Family for the spring musical on April 5th, 6th, and 7th at 7 p.m. Every year, the spring musical is designed to be unique from previous musica...

Meet one of the new art teachers

Zack Richards, Student Editor

February 7, 2018

Filed under Features, News

In 2017, Swampscott High School saw a huge overhaul to the art department, and perhaps one of the brightest focal points comes from one of the new faces of SHS—Ms. Byrne. Before arriving in Swampscott, Ms. Byrne earned her Bachelor’s...

SHS encouraging community engagement

Trevor Donahue and Alexis Russo

December 14, 2017

Filed under News

On November 22, 2017, Swampscott High School held its annual “Community Service Day” and pep rally. The day focused on the improvement of the Swampscott community, specifically our interactions with the environment.  The d...

The question heard around the world

Zack Richards

December 13, 2017

Filed under News

Over the course of the last few days at Swampscott High School, one debate has surfaced that has shaken the student body beyond belief: Is water wet? This question was posed seemingly out of nowhere, with no revolve coming ou...

Powderpuff: Greatly unforgettable

Zack Richards

December 1, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

Powderpuff is an annual charity event that has Swampscott and Marblehead’s senior girls face off in a flag football match. Although the game itself is the central attraction, the weeks leading up to it are often the most unf...

Swampscott’s varsity volleyball team makes playoffs for the First time in 6 years

Zack Richards

November 8, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

On November 2nd, 2017, Big Blue’s varsity volleyball team suits up to play Lynnfield High as part of the 2017 Massachusetts Girl’s Volleyball State Tournament in Lynnfield at 6:00pm. Big Blue is coming in as the underdogs for t...

NEC Leadership Training strengthens students

Zack Richards

October 16, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

On October 11th, Swampscott High School hosted 10 student representatives from each school in the Northeastern Conference for leadership training. This training event is annually held by one of the 16 schools in the confer...

Halloween Dance

Logan Hill

October 16, 2017

Filed under News

Swampscott High school will be hosting a Halloween dance on Friday, October 20 from 7pm to 10pm. It is being organized and sponsored by the class of 2020. The dance is meant to give kids a safe option for celebrating Halloween wi...

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