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On Thursday, June 2, the Class of 2022 hosted the annual East Senior Prom at the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia, PA. The Senior Class dressed up in gowns and suits and posed, enjoying the dance floor, food, and overall experience.

PHOTOS: Senior Prom 2022

Jiwoo Lee and Lucas Tang June 17, 2022

The Class of 2022 hosted the annual East Senior Prom at the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia, PA, on Thursday, June 2. The Senior Class dressed up in gowns and suits and posed, enjoying the dance floor,...

Class of 2022 College Commitment Map

Click the blue icon to see the college and who will be attending there next year!

Burnout remains a prominent issue at Cherry Hill East.

Student burnout remains a prevalent issue

Sophia Liu and Alena Zhang June 8, 2022

“It’s difficult to deal with the disappointment I have for myself because I feel like I can do better.” “People tend to flaunt the fact that they have multiple honors classes…To feel like...

Easts Class of 2022 dances the night away at Senior Prom 2022.

Cherry Hill East’s Class of 2022 holds Senior Prom

Julia Boehning, Eastside Online Features Editor June 7, 2022

On June 2, 2022, Cherry Hill High School East hosted its annual Senior Prom at the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia, PA. With around 570 people in attendance, the event provided the Class of 2022 with...

The wheelchair icon is recognized throughout the world as a symbol of accessibility

What is accessibility?

Ellie Noh, Eastside Community Editor June 7, 2022

Accessibility is the more specific regard towards the necessities of people with disabilities and the adjustments made whether it may be facilities or products. It is important that people with disabilities...

Yeh (24) pictured with her original book.

Cherry Hill East Writing Club hosts book fair

Enis Ercan, Eastside Staff June 1, 2022

Cherry Hill East Writing Club (CHEW) held its second-ever display of student-written children’s books on May 19th. Held in B241 during lunch break, books written by East students were lined up on a table...

Cherry Hill rises to the orange zone.

Cherry Hill schools rise to COVID-19 orange zone

Vivian Rong, Eastside Online News Editor May 19, 2022

According to the NJDOH’s CALI scale for COVID-19, the southwest region of New Jersey has recently escalated to the orange zone, meaning that the southwest region of New Jersey, including East and Cherry...

An East student holds up a sign protesting the plans to transfer nine East teachers.

East students walk out of school, protesting staff transfers

Emily Boyle, Eastside Opinions Editor May 9, 2022

East students organized a school walkout, protesting the 9 forced teacher transfers, at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, April 29. The demonstration garnered participation from hundreds of students, and media attention...

Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus comes to East.

Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus comes to East

Ciara Mulligan, Eastside Staff May 6, 2022

The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus is a choir made up of around 120 members who aim to engage with the community in order to both provide entertainment and serve as representation for the LGBTQ+ community....

East students host a walkout in protest of teacher transfers

Principal Dr. Perry gives perspective on controversial teacher transfer

Vivian Rong and Alena Zhang April 30, 2022

At 7:30 a.m. on April 13, two days before spring break, nine Cherry Hill High School East teachers were told to meet with Assistant Superintendent Dr. Kwame Morton, who said that their teaching positions...

Introducing the contestants for Mr. East 2022

After two years, Cherry Hill High School East's tradition of the Mr. East pageant returns in person. The pageant will occur in East's auditorium on Friday, April 29, at 7 p.m. Eight contestants will battle...

An East student holds up a sign protesting the plans to transfer nine East teachers.

Tuesday’s Board of Education meeting brings discussion about forced transfers

Emily Boyle April 28, 2022

Cherry Hill’s Board of Education meeting brought heated discussion concerning forced transfers on Tuesday, April 26. Teachers, parents, students, and alumni spoke passionately on the matter, urging the...

East Singers host Coffeehouse showcase

Ciara Mulligan, Eastside Staff April 17, 2022

Last weekend, East hosted its first in-person Coffeehouse since the pandemic began. Hosted by East Singers, the event included many showcases of musical talent while raising money for Project Heal. In...

Juniors take photos before attending the prom.

Class of 2023 hosts 2022 Junior Prom at Auletto Caterers

Jillian Koenig, Eastside Community Editor April 15, 2022

On April 7, 2022, Cherry Hill East juniors excitedly entered the Auletto Caterers in Deptford, NJ for the annual Junior Prom. The event, planned for months prior by the class of 2023’s SGA, proved successful...

East History Club hosts a World War II veteran in the Little Theatre.

East History Club hosts World War II Veteran

Daniel Ovadia, Eastside Staff April 14, 2022

On Thursday, March 31, East History Club hosted a WWII veteran in the Little Theater. John Fanello, a veteran of the Pacific Theater in WII, agreed to come and give a talk. According to Enis Ercan...

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