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

Zack Richards

November 8, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

Prom season is here!

Damon Christie

April 25, 2017

On April 28th, most of the juniors will be attending the fairytale-esque night called prom. Taking place at the Montvale Plaza in Stoneham, the prom will be a fun night filled with food, dancing, and music.  A night to reme...

Swampscott High School Drama Club Puts on another Amazing Show

Damon Christie

April 13, 2017

  From Thursday April 6 to Saturday April 8, the Swampscott High School Drama Club performed the musical Smile. The musical is about a 1980s women’s beauty pageant in California, and had a diverse cast, with people ...

Review: Beauty and the Beast at SMS

Damon Christie

March 7, 2017

Over the last weekend (March 3 and 4) the Swampscott Middle School Drama Club gave a performance of Beauty and the Beast. The students of SMS gave an amazing performance, led by Victoria Berube (Belle) and Erik Martin (Beast) w...

The Juicy Word and other news from the SHS TV studio

Damon Christie

March 3, 2017

As a new semester arrives, a new group of students goes into the SHS Studio Production Class, and with that, a whole lot of new shows. The period 3 studio production class is a small class of future film producers, who are ex...

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