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...

Guidance holds Naviance bootcamp

Logan Hill

October 10, 2017

Filed under News

Over the past several weeks, Swampscott High School has been hosting Naviance Boot Camp, a course designed to help upperclassmen get through the college application process. This course is specifically designed for students who have quest...

Big Blue in for a big game

Zack Richards

October 6, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

On October 7th at 2:30 in the afternoon at Blocksidge Field in Swampscott, Swampscott Big Blue will face off against the Lynn English Bulldogs in a tense football match. Coming off a 33-7 victory over Salem, Big Blue is rolling into t...

The Senior Show 2017

Damon Christie and Ethan Friedman

May 15, 2017

Filed under News

On Tuesday, May 9th, the class of 2017 presented their Senior Show.   The luck of the Irish hit this group and they created a rushed, but amazing show filled with fun skits, and interaction with audience.  The show start...

Sticky notes- a welcome surprise

Felicia Silveira

May 4, 2017

Filed under News

Thoughts of encouragement bloom at Swampscott High School. During the month of March the students of Swampscott High School walked into school and found sticky notes on their lockers. On the sticky notes were words of encouragem...

Senioritus hits the Class of 2017

Damon Christie

May 2, 2017

Filed under News

A plague has hit the upperclassmen of Swampscott High School, it has been known throughout the ages as acute-senioritus, or senioritus for short.   This disease affects any person in Swampscott High School in their Senior y...

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