WHRHS

May 9, 2020

WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) English Teacher Jana Battiloro and her students discovered the use of a different kind of chalk board and a “Poetry Inspiration Challenge” during the Covid-19 Pandemic. The exercise helped students explore one way to harness the power of ...

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WARREN, NJ – 19  student athletes in the Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) Class of 2020 who play interscholastic sports for the Warriors announced their intentions to attend next year and play intercollegiate sports at Division III colleges, on May College Signing Day, Friday, May 1, at ...

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WARREN, NJ - If there is ever a dominant common characteristic enabling the students, faculty, administration, even parents to get the most educational value out of the experience of living during the time of the 2020 Covid-19 Pandemic, it is a newfound appreciation for all the essential workers, ...

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WARREN, NJ - Snow in May? No, but Watchung Hills will use one of its three remaining snow days on Friday, May 8. Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett said at Tuesday’s meeting of the Board of Education that the district has a plan to use the three remaining snow days as a break ...

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WARREN, NJ – First responders and healthcare workers on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic will be honored on April 30 as part of “Worldwide Day of Gratitude,” a global coming together through the arts organized by the student-run organization, YOUnison, including Watchung Hills alumni Andrew ...

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WARREN, NJ - The video says it all. Warriors united. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fapIC8xE67I&feature=youtu.be

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WARREN, NJ - At Board of Education meetings this week, Watchung Hills and the sending districts discussed the continuation of distance learning as well as planning for the rest of the school year. Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett on Tuesday, and Warren Township School District ...

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WARREN, NJ - We are the World. It was originally recorded by the supergroup USA for Africa in 1985, when TAPinto Warren’s owner was a college student at The University of Wisconsin. It was written by Michael Jacksonand Lionel Richie for the album We Are the World. In a new YouTube video, ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township high school student Michael Horzepa has launched a website that consolidates local COVID 19 information with links to lists of essential services for Warren residents.  “After a few weeks of my parents struggling to figure out what was open and how to get the things ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Jewett provided the following update on Friday:   Dear WHRHS Learning Community, I hope that this message finds you healthy and safe as we all navigate our way through this unprecedented series of events.  I know that I echo our ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School and the sending districts of Warren, Watchung, Green Brook and Long Hill begin an extended closure today, Monday, Mar. 16  through spring break, April 12. Monday morning all K-12 students began distance learning.   At Watchung Hills the ...

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WARREN, NJ - A Warren Township resident, the parent of a K-8 Warren student, has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a letter sent to parents and guardians on Sunday from Dr. Matthew Mingle, Superintendent of Warren Township Schools. "The District learned today that a parent of a student ...

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UPDATE: cancelled     WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills and College Board have been monitoring the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), and we are focused on the health and safety of students and test center staff.   With test day quickly approaching, please see the below ...

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WARREN, NJ - Jayden Pierre hit with :02 left in the game to lead Elizabeth over Watchung Hills in the N2G4 State Sectional Championship on Tuesday, 56-54. Watchung Hills (25-5) was led by Trevor Bokach with 13 points. Michael Bressler and Pat Stefurak each added 10 points and junior forward Chad ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys basketball team will be playing in the finals at home on Tuesday, and the time for the previously scheduled Strategic Plan Community Forum has been moved  to 6PM Tues, March 10. If you are unable to attend the Strategic Plan forum on Tuesday, a virtual one will ...

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WARREN, NJ - For the first time since 1984, Watchung Hills is going to the North 2, Group 4 final after rolling over Westfield in front of a packed house on Saturday night, 77-47. The Warriors ( 25-4) will host Elizabeth on Tuesday at 7 p.m.  “So proud of our boys,” said WHRHS head coach Justin ...

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WARREN, NJ - Graduation at Watchung Hills will remain mostly the same, at least for the Class of 2020. A buzz among some parents of seniors around the possibility of a change to one color for graduation caps and gowns has been discussed on social media over the last few weeks. All around a ...

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WARREN, NJ - Senior Mahogany Jenkins double-doubled with 19 points and 11 rebounds while adding 3 assists and 3 steals to lead the Watchung Hills Lady Warriors over North Hunterdon in the NJSIAA North Jersey, Group 4, Section 2 Quarterfinal Round, 58-36. Sophomore Bella Murray poured in 15 ...

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WARREN, NJ – Forty-seven students, some as young as 4thgrade, and some from as far away as East Brunswick Township and Middlesex Borough in Middlesex County, and Bethlehem Township in Hunterdon County, participated in the 2020 HillsHacks hackathon on Sunday, Feb. 23, at Watchung Hills Regional High ...

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WARREN, NJ - Five Watchung Hills Wrestling Warriors punched their tickets to Atlantic City after last weekends Region 4 in Union and after three days in Atlantic City, they hope to be among the 14 champions at the NJSIAA/Rothman Orthopaedics State Championships.  Nico Calleo and Blake Bahna ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Lady Warriors basketball celebrated their seniors and then topped Scotch Plains-Fanwood in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2 Group 4 tournament on Tuesday, 58-31.  Prior to the game, the seniors were recognized along with their parents. ( see video ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills boys basketball is moving on after defeating Barringer in the first round of the state tournament Tuesday, 72-47. Chad Martini led the team with 17 points, Trevor Bokach chipped in 12 points while Michael Bressler and Pat Stefurak each added 10 for the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills Regional High School sent a letter on Thursday to the Watchung Hills learning community regarding the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID 19).   "While we currently have no concerns about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) within our school, we are monitoring the alerts from the ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township School District in partnership with the Warren/Watchung Municipal Alliance, Somerset County Office of Youth Services, Safe Communities Coalition of Hunterdon and Somerset Counties and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) of N.J. are eager to announce a Drug ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills senior Alexa Santo scored her 1000th career point on her way to a game-high 15 points to lead the Warriors over Bound Brook 54-41 Tuesday and advance to the Somerset County Semifinals.  (See video here) Sophomore Bella Murray also pitched in 15 points and added 7 ...

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WARREN, NJ - Some 38 student singers and/or instrumentalists were inducted as either Returning Members or Newly Inducted Members at this year’s Tri-M Music Honor Society induction Ceremony, Thursday, Feb. 13, in the Watchung Hills Regional High School’s (WHRHS) South Auditorium. The WHRHS ...

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ANNANDALE, NJ - The Watchung Hills boys fencing sabre squad won the State Squad Championship at North Hunterdon High School on Saturday, a first in Watchung Hills history. The Watchung Hills Girls Fencing epee squad finished 2nd at the State Squad Championships and Foil finished 11th on ...

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WARREN, NJ - Eight students and one teacher formed the lineup of speakers at the 2020 edition of WHRHS TEDx, titled “Why Not,” on Thursday, Jan. 23, in the school’s Performing Arts Center (PAC). The student speakers were: Sophomore Mariam Contractor; Junior Kaitlyn Roth; Junior Jacob Weber; ...

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TOMS RIVER, NJ - Watchung Hills Wrestling fell to Manalapan in the semifinal round of the  NJSIAA Group 5 Championships on Sunday, 39-36. “Not the outcome we wanted today in the state semi finals, but I thought overall we wrestled a great dual meet season,” said WHRHS head coach Jim Huff. “To be ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills is moving on to the NJSIAA section finals after defeating Bridgewater-Raritan in the semifinals Wednesday, 44-22. The Warriors will travel to face Westfield in the finals on Friday.   “Thank you to all the friends family and fans that came out to support tonight’s ...

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