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Yang, who graduated from East in 1995, works as a film editor

Academy Award nominee and East alumni Yang Jin-mo retraces his film-editing career

Alena Zhang, Eastside Features Editor January 28, 2022

Featured in Eastside January 2022 issue Somewhere along the way, Yang Jin-mo’s (‘95) clear-cut path of becoming a movie director diverged. In the course of his plan to become a director, he discovered...

Fehder poses for a photo in FO-70 —where she teaches Culinary Arts I and II

East Culinary Arts teacher takes talents to Food Network

Gia Gupta, Eastside Features Editor January 27, 2022

Featured in Eastside November 2021 issue Diane Fehder (‘98) wasn’t heading towards the culinary room when she was a student navigating the halls of Cherry Hill High School East. She was walking...

The cooking classroom at East is equipped with an oven and countertop.

Bond referendum coverage: East expresses concern about potential reconstruction regarding elective classrooms

Vivian Rong, Eastside Online News Editor January 26, 2022

As the bond referendum goes through the approval process in the Board of Education, concerns have arisen within the East community. One concern of East students and teachers is that the reconstruction...

The Board of Education discusses the next step for Cherry Hill Public Schools bond referendum.

Bond referendum coverage: East may undergo potential reconstruction early next school year

Vivian Rong, Eastside Online News Editor January 23, 2022

The Cherry Hill Public School District plans for many schools in the Cherry Hill Public School District, including East, to undergo potential reconstruction for a three to five-year period. District...

East students participate in Easts annual Unity Day hosted by Interact Club.

East Interact Club hosts annual Unity Day

Daniel Ovadia, Eastside Staff January 21, 2022

Cherry Hill High School East recently held its annual Unity Day on Friday, January 14th, 2022, at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. The event’s key speakers were Kyra and Melissa Holiday,...

East students share their experiences with homophobia, transphobia, sexism, racism, and anti-semitism.

Not so welcome? East students share experiences with discrimination at school

Gia Gupta, Aiden Rood , and Alena Zhang January 21, 2022

Featured in Eastside’s January 2022 Issue “I personally hear slurs used at least five times every day.” “We’ve been targeted, followed, barked at.” “I’ve been called a...

Students prepare for the Studio II Show.

Cherry Hill High School East’s Studio II Advanced Acting class will hold a Studio II Show

Vivian Rong, Eastside Online News Editor January 18, 2022

Cherry Hill High School East’s Studio II Advanced Acting class will hold a Studio II Show. The show will be filmed at school with a live audience and put on YouTube on the tentative date of February...

EMC holds a winter benefit concert.

East Musicians on Call (EMC) Hosts Winter Benefit Concert

Ibrahim Ercan, Eastside Staff January 14, 2022

A winter night became all the better when East’s own Musicians on Call (EMC) took the stage for nearly two hours at the Lutheran Church of Our Savior on December 18, 2021. The wide variety of musical...

Cherry Hill East performs Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Cherry Hill East Theatre Performs Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Daniel Ovadia, Eastside Staff January 11, 2022

The Cherry Hill East Theater club performed the play Charlie and the Chocolate Factory from December 10th to December 12th. The play is an adaptation of the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald...

Easts new mural is displayed in the cafeteria.

Mr. Davis and Mr. Papa describe visions for new murals at East

Sophia Liu, Eastside Online STEM Editor December 13, 2021

As students return back to school this fall, many may have noticed the interior and exterior renovations occurring at East. Not only has East recently introduced an eye-catching new mural in Cafeteria...

The Cherry Hill East Mime Company poses with members of the Lions Gate Retirement Community members at one of their performances

“It’s Time for Mime”: Inside New Jersey’s only high school mime company

Megan Treglia, Eastside Staff December 13, 2021

What’s the line again? Oh, right! There isn’t one! For the Cherry Hill East Mime Company, performing isn't just about speaking lines -- it’s about expression and creativity. The group meets...

Cherry Hill High School East experiences the evolution of COVID-19.

Evolution of COVID-19 and Vaccines

The COVID-19 pandemic first affected Cherry Hill High School East in March 2020, causing students' last day of school without pandemic safety procedures to be Friday, March 13, 2020. Since then, the pandemic...

Five years of Perry: Principal reflects on half-decade tenure, looks forward

Five years of Perry: Principal reflects on half-decade tenure, looks forward

Aiden Rood, Eastside Features Editor December 6, 2021

Featured in Eastside November 2021 Issue Five years ago, Dr. Dennis Perry arrived at Cherry Hill High School East as its new principal. He had a plan, he told Eastside in his first in-depth interview,...

Cherry Hill East students have a variety of opinions on school spirit

Cougars and COVID: Perspectives on School Spirit in 2021

It's hard to feel proud of a school you've barely attended. Between virtual spirit events and online classes, most students at Cherry Hill East have yet to experience a complete, "normal" year of high...

PODCAST: This Week’s Chat: Spirit Week (Season 1, Episode 1)

Karina Gupta and Natalie Finkelstein November 19, 2021

Karina Gupta and start their "This Week's Chat" podcast series with an episode on Spirit Week at Cherry Hill East.

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