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Sam Newman

Sam Newman, Co Editor-in-Chief

Sam is in her senior year at SJHHS and is excited to start her third year in newspaper as a Co Editor-in-Chief of The Express. She is the Academic Decathlon Captain, as well as involved with National Honor Society, Link Crew, Model United Nations, Key Club, and Interact Club.  Sam is a member of the varsity girls' volleyball team as a middle blocker and has been playing on the high school team for four years. She enjoys spending her free time listening to music, watching movies, and going to the beach with friends.

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A Quiet Place  Is A First For Horror

“A Quiet Place” Is A First For Horror

Sam Newman, Co Editor-in-Chief
April 23, 2018
An example of Manny Romero’s recent portrait of a girl named Sailor demonstrates his talent with a camera. The gift of a camera at age 9 from his father sparked an interest in photography, and for 39 years hes been a professional photographer in his free time.

Office Assistant Moonlights as Photographer

Sam Newman, Co Editor-in-Chief
December 20, 2017
Hailey DePoto (12) and Becca Bogdonavic (12)  star as cousins in the romance mystery Much Ado About Nothing. The Shakespearan language of the play challenged the Actors Repertory class, but they smoothly and gracefully portrayed the characters to the audience of the Black Box Theater.

Much To Review

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor
March 17, 2017
“What If Week” began on Monday January 13, starting off with the question, “What if bullying didnt exist?” Students were asked to wear blue and spread kindness throughout the day. Some students are seen in this photo, during lunch, expressing their kindness with companionship.

SJHHS’ First “What If Week”

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor
February 22, 2017
SJHHS had 13 athletes eagerly sign letters of intent on National Signing Day on February 1st, introduced by Athletic Director Armando Gonzalez.

Student Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor
February 1, 2017
 Celina Gigliello and Charles Lindbergh play the baker and his wife, two kind souls hopeful for a child and determined to do anything, even the evil Witch’s bidding, to have one.

Students Win At CETA

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor
January 20, 2017
Disneys Moana Makes Waves

Disney’s Moana Makes Waves

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor
December 9, 2016
Construction in the parking lot near the C building started on Monday and is expected to be completed by next school year. A new building housing 24 classrooms will be added along with new parking spots.

Parking Problem Still A Problem

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor
October 21, 2016
Construction over the summer lessened the parking space available to all SJHHS students. Recently built student parking lot still is unable to provide enough parking for students due to the construction still underway near the C and B buildings. Photo by Ethan Clarke

New Parking Spots Affect Junior Class

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor
September 9, 2016
Head varsity coach Jessica Papell motivates and advises the varsity team in a pre-season match against JCHS. The team played three sets out of five and won in three. The varsity team starts season games in the South Coast League on September 22. Photo by Makayla Keelin

Girls Volleyball Program Starts Fresh

Sam Newman, Opinion Editor
September 9, 2016
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