The Trailblazer

Social Media and Grades

Ashley Kim

May 20, 2014

Filed under A&E, School News

The advancement of social media like Tumblr, Facebook, and Instagram has changed drastically and redefined teen culture. We have all seen or posted statuses on Facebook or Twitter. We have all heard of or used common hashtags...

Hills Debate Team’s Successful Year

David Janowsky

April 12, 2014

Filed under School News

The Pascack Hills Debate Team has consistently commanded a strong presence in its league and did so again this year. The team, led by Ms. Horn and Mrs. Schwartz, debates the same topic throughout the year against students from...

What You May Not Know About Our Teachers

Elyse Ganss

April 11, 2014

Filed under School News

Whether it’s a hobby, activity, sport, or pastime, most students can name something they enjoy doing for fun. Although some might assume that teachers live, breath, and sleep school, you may be surprised to know that many...

PVHS Regional District’s Virtual School Day Proves Successful

Susan Janowsky

April 11, 2014

Filed under School News

Thursday, February 13th, Pascack Hills and Pascack Valley tried something never before done in New Jersey: a virtual school day. Having used all of its calendar’s built-in snow days, the district swiftly developed a plan to ...

The PH Boys’ Basketball Team’s Quest for #4

Jaried Siegel

March 9, 2014

Filed under School News, Sports

After winning three consecutive state-sectional titles, the Cowboys basketball team has very high expectations. Despite the graduation of three-year varsity players, Brian Horn and Andy Kovner, the Cowboys lineup includes three...

Scheduling English For Next Year

Sarah Kim

February 20, 2014

Filed under Opinion, School News

Picking out classes for next year can seem stressful; with so many courses and electives available to choose, which ones should you pick? Next year, as the schedule for the school year changes, the courses available for students...

Putting it into Perspective: The Pascack Schedule

Susan Janowsky

February 20, 2014

Filed under Opinion, School News

The Pascack Valley Regional District has a “vision” for the 2014 to 2015 school year: The Pascack Schedule. You may ask: what is this schedule? Why is it coming to Hills? Basically, what’s all the buzz about? Well, Hills...