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31 seniors earn prestigious Seal of Biliteracy

May 26, 2020 By Alex Shapiro Webmaster This article is part of The Lighthouse’s weeklong “The Power of Language” in-depth reporting series. Senior Rodrigo Gameiro works at ShopRite in Lyndhurst, where it is important to have good customer service skills. Every... More »


Students say they support postponement of Tokyo 2020 Olympics

May 22, 2020 By Bassem Yamout Staff Writer As a result of the coronavirus, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics has been postponed until next summer. This is the first time in history the Olympics have been rescheduled. In 1916, 1940 and 1944, the Games were canceled becau... More »


Some colleges drop SAT and ACT requirements for Class of 2021

May 20, 2020 By Ghita Kdiry Staff Writer Taking the SAT or ACT is known as both a rite of passage as well as an anxiety-inducing experience. But with high schools throughout the nation closed, a growing number of colleges and universities are waiving college a... More »


Advanced Placement students prepare to take tests virtually

April 29, 2020 By Carolyne Mooney Staff Writer  Junior Bianca Palestis sits comfortably on her bed at home while drinking coffee and watching crash course videos. This has become a routine for her as she prepares for the Advanced Placement English Language and... More »


Mr. Rowland promoted to dean of students

April 27, 2020 By Gianna Glover Managing Editor After almost seven years as a guidance counselor, Mr. Rowland has taken on a new role as dean of students. After former dean of students Ms. Ringen left LHS to become assistant principal at Pequannock Valley Scho... More »


With campuses closed, college freshmen return to Lyndhurst

April 15, 2020 By Kara Murgittroyd Staff Writer As a result of the coronavirus, colleges and universities across the state have closed their campuses and transferred their classes online for the remainder of the spring semester, in many cases giving students j... More »


School supervisor studies the art of improv and hip-hop

April 9, 2020 By Ghita Kdiry Staff Writer It was March 8, the morning of LHS supervisor Ms. Klein’s big performance. After spending eight weeks in the winter participating in the Freestyle Love Supreme Academy in New York, she was ready to show off what she le... More »


Future Business Leaders await news about states and nationals

April 6, 2020 By Carolyne Mooney Staff Writer Senior Gillian Burns intended to spend March 18-20 dressed in her finest business attire for the Future Business Leaders of America State Leadership Conference in Atlantic City, N.J. However, with states canceled d... More »