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  • WHS Prepares Students with PSAT, SAT, PreACT

    WHS Prepares Students with PSAT, SAT, PreACT

    Travis Beni, Reporter

    October 9, 2017

    For the second year in a row, Woodbridge High School will administer the PSAT, SAT, and PreACT to all students on October 11th. Freshmen will take the PreACT, sophomores and juniors will take the PSAT, and seniors will take the SAT.  According to Mr. Kane, the head of guidance and testing, it ...

    WHS Senior Thomas Evan reads an SAT prep booklet. He last took the SAT in March of 2017.

    Travis Beni

  • Journalism 3 Introduced to WHS

    Journalism 3 Introduced to WHS

    Emily Murphy, Editor

    October 6, 2017

    This year, English teacher Mr. O'Halloran introduced a curriculum for Journalism 3. The course is a pilot, offered to students who previously completed Journalism 2. Barron Perspective: Why do you think it's important for students to partake in this class? Mr. O'Halloran: I asked to pilot this cl...

    Journalism 3 students work on their assignments ahead of deadline. The class, a pilot this year, was moved to the D-wing from the third floor to accommodate the need for technology.

    Emily Murphy

Barrons in the Spotlight

Nick Nyers Breaks Record for Most Tackles at WHS

Mark Vallaro, Editor

Senior linebacker Nick Nyers broke the record for the most tackles in recorded Woodbridge High School football history on Saturday, September 16th at Manasquan High School. In the game against Manasquan High School...

October 5, 2017No Comments

Painting with a Purpose: New Mural on Avenel Street

Cassie Ronk, Senior Editor

While summer vacation is a time for relaxation and a break from the hard work of school, volunteers worked on painting a new mural on Avenel Street in Avenel, a section of Woodbridge Township. as part of the mayor's initiative ...

September 29, 2017No Comments

Coach Urbano Announces Retirement from WHS Diamond

Coach Urbano Announces Retirement from WHS Diamond

Jack Golden, Sports Writer

After 25 years, Mr. Urbano, the head baseball coach, is retiring from coaching at the high school level. On September 21, Greg Tufaro released an article on mycentraljersey.com, announcing Coach Urbano's intention to...

September 28, 2017No Comments

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Entertainment

Homecoming King and Queen To Be Announced October 6th

Amber Spearnock, Photographer

On October 6th, the annual WHS Homecoming King and Queen will be announced during halftime when the varsity football team takes on the John F. Kennedy Memorial High School Mustangs. The court includes senior girls ...

October 4, 2017No Comments

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Sunday, October 2

    Basketball

    Woodbridge High School 55 - Test Opponent 44

Word of the Day

Word of the Day 10/19/17

Jack Golden, Writer

Thursday, October 19 Tactless (adjective) - tending to offend or upset people He made a tactless remark about how the woman's dress looked homemade.

October 19, 2017

Word of the Day 10/18/17

October 18, 2017

Word of the Day 10/16/17

October 15, 2017

Word of the Day 10/13/17

October 13, 2017

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College Advice

Teachers on College: Mr. Grimes

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By Brandon Bhajan Mr. Grimes has been a member of Woodbridge High School's Math Department for three years.  He teaches Algebra I and II, Precalculus, Math 4 Life and also coaches the Junior Varsity...

April 3, 2017No Comments

Teachers on College: Mr. McLaughlin

December 14, 2016

Teachers on College: Mr. Morrison

December 14, 2016

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Art of the Week

Krista Kuchie, grade 12, creates a ceramic hedgehog. Hermit Hermes, the hedgehog, was chosen to be displayed in the front foyer's case.

Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day 10\19\17

"You don't get better if you win all the time. You look at yourself more when you lose," -Jeremy Lin (Basketball Player for the Brooklyn Nets)

October 19, 2017

Quote of the Day 10/18/17

October 19, 2017

Quote of the Day 10/17/17

October 17, 2017

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October 17, 2017

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Famous Birthdays

Hugh Jackman, October 12th

Emily Murphy, Editor

Hugh Jackman, age 49, was born on October 12th, 1968 in Sydney, Australia. He's best known for his role in the X-Men film series as Wolverine. His other successful roles...

October 19, 2017

Cardi B, October 11th

October 19, 2017

Mario Lopez, October 10th

October 19, 2017

John Lennon, October 9th

October 19, 2017

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Where Are They Now?

Barron Goes to Broadway

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by Merdan Olevic Woodbridge High School alumnus Russell Fischer, class of 2004, decided to continue his life-long passion for theater arts after graduating. Since then, ...

May 24, 2016

From Barron to Princeton Tiger

May 24, 2016

Barron Alum Teaches Abroad

February 9, 2016

Barrons Get the Band Together After Graduation

February 9, 2016

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Tips

Tip of the Day – October 19th, 2017

Cassie Ronk, Senior Editor
October 19, 2017

Prevent procrastinating on assignments because it could lead to stress and overworking last minute.

Today in History

Today in History – October 19, 1781

Today in History

Amber Spearnock, Photographer
October 6, 2017

October 6th, 1973 -  Egypt and Syria launched attacks on Israeli positions on the East Bank of the Suez and the Golan Heights starting the Yom Kippur War.

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