The Student News Site and Newsletter of John F. Kennedy Memorial High School

The Torch

The Student News Site and Newsletter of John F. Kennedy Memorial High School

The Torch

The Student News Site and Newsletter of John F. Kennedy Memorial High School

The Torch

A peek at JFK’s remodeled field house
Feel Good Fridays: Why Do We Have Them?

Feel Good Fridays: Why Do We Have Them?

October 20, 2022

Mustangs ring in the new season with running of the halls

Mustangs ring in the new season with running of the halls

October 19, 2022

Squirrel disrupts testing, causing power outage

Squirrel disrupts testing, causing power outage

October 13, 2022

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Caitlin Ticas, The Homecoming Queen
The 2022 Homecoming Queen is...
Meelah Joseph, Mia Montanez, Esther Dorielan, and Subtain Ali November 2, 2022

On Friday, Sept. 30, 2022, John F. Kennedy Memorial High School hosted its annual Homecoming Game vs. the Linden Tigers where Caitlin Ticas...

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Senior Spotlight: Camille Santos Payano
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The curtain call at the end of the show is met with loud applause as the actors take a bow.
Behind the Curtain
Dylan Driz, Licey Lily Rodriguez, and Ihaab Kashmiri January 9, 2023

The lights turn on in the auditorium as cast and crew interlock hands to take a bow; the audience bursts into applause to congratulate the young...

NHS officers and Mrs. Kurowsky at JFK garba night supporting the Indian culture.
JFK Garba Night
October 22, 2019
Chucky S2 puts doll on doll, literally
Happy Wednesday

Happy Wednesday

January 11, 2023

Time to BeReal

Time to BeReal

December 20, 2022

be real, bereal

Netflix’s new series about Jeffery Dahmer is accurately chilling

Netflix’s new series about Jeffery Dahmer is accurately chilling

December 7, 2022

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Clean Sweep: Mustang Wrestling Team Wins Their Division
Senior Spotlight: Donovan Claiborne

Senior Spotlight: Donovan Claiborne

January 23, 2023

JFK welcomes a new Athletic Director to the JFK family

JFK welcomes a new Athletic Director to the JFK family

January 10, 2023

Mustangs’ unwelcoming record, welcomes success

Mustangs’ unwelcoming record, welcomes success

December 22, 2022

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Fit of the Week
Fit of the Week
November 29, 2022

Meelah’s inspiration stirred from a combination of her Pinterest board and her mother’s vintage closet.  

Saudi Arabia upsets Argentina in the world cup
India Beats Pakistan in Final Ball Thriller, as Virat Kohli Plays One of Career-Best Innings

India Beats Pakistan in Final Ball Thriller, as Virat Kohli Plays One of Career-Best Innings

December 7, 2022

Flood Crisis Hits New Jersey

October 18, 2021

Apple releases new iPhone 13

Apple releases new iPhone 13

October 12, 2021

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We Tried Crumbl Cookies So You Don’t Have To!
The Best Jobs For Minors Revealed

The Best Jobs For Minors Revealed

December 8, 2022

Are Personal Chromebooks in School Worth the Hype?

Are Personal Chromebooks in School Worth the Hype?

December 21, 2021

Skills that will get you ready for basketball season

Skills that will get you ready for basketball season

November 30, 2021

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Fit of the Week: Nate Richmond
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Santa kicking off the season, holding holiday drinks from Starbucks!
Holiday Starbucks Drinks Made For You
Zaima Mazumder, Zara Tipu, and Rima Khan January 3, 2023

Starbucks' festive holiday drinks have returned for the winter of 2022. On behalf of the Torch, our group went to the Starbucks branch located...

According to tidio.com, ...the total retail spending during the last Black Friday event [2021] was $1.22 trillion. This includes brick-and-mortar sales accumulating $1.02 trillion, and ecommerce stores that gathered $204.20 billion.
Best Black Friday Deals
November 22, 2022
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The Torch is produced by the students of JFKMHS. Any views pressed in The Torch are those of the individual writers, and not necessarily those of the Torch Editorial Board, JFKMHS, or the Woodbridge Board of Education.