Rio Summer 2016 Olympics

Alayna O'Keefe

May 19, 2016

Every four years people from all corners of the world come together for a celebration of life and athleticism. The Olympic Games today bring the international community together by promoting peace and unity through competitive ...

I Believe In Family and Culture

Alayna O'Keefe

April 26, 2016

I sit with my family gathered around the table. Someone is telling a story in English on one side of the table, and my mom translates in Greek to my yiayia (my grandmother) on the other side. And my papou (my grandfather) repe...

Cooking Classes

Shannon Brawley

February 10, 2016

Swampscott High School offers a very limited number of elective classes, and an even fewer amount that have anything to do with helping students learn how to plan everyday tasks that they will need in the future, either during...

Syrian Culture Night

December 9, 2015

Syria is a country in Western Asia, also called the Syrian Arab Republic. Recently there has been a lot of chaos, turmoil, and conflict in Syria because of a civil war. In light of recent events, a student at Swampscott High Sc...

Senior girls powderpuff team cheering before the game begins

November 30, 2015

Senior girls and their coaches huddle together to cheer each other on before the start of the game on Saturday November 21, 2015....

SHS does community service

Alayna O'Keefe, journalist

November 29, 2015

The day before we put aside our studies to be with our families and eat endless amounts of food, students at SHS were presented with an opportunity to help out the community on the day that is known at SHS as Community Service Da...

Veterans Day Assembly

Shannon Brawley

November 20, 2015

Last Tuesday marked the first day that the Swampscott High School held an assembly to honor local veterans. At the assembly the veterans being honored included two faculty members and seven Swampscott residents, who were introduced...

Polacco’s princesses

November 20, 2015


Food For Thought: Swampscott High School Canned Food Drive

Ariella Nardizzi, Journalist/Photographer

November 19, 2015

With Thanksgiving rapidly approaching, Swampscott High School students have been doing some giving of their own. Led by members of Interact Club, as well as club adviser and art teacher at Swampscott High, Anita Balliro, the ann...

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