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Bizzy Willing: “Try new things”

June 10, 2016 11:16am | Marj Owen

As the end of senior year approaches, Bizzy Willing has been reminiscing about all sorts of things: time spent in hallways, friends soon left behind and even  love-hate relationships with teachers. ¨I will definitely remember friends, classes that were offered. That was really cool: I got to take, like, […]

Bryce Currier: “Don’t be intimidated”

June 10, 2016 9:32am | Gillian McCarron

Deerfield’s Bryce Currier says coming to Concord High was intimidating when he started here four years ago, in part because he spent the first few weeks of his freshman year in a wheelchair and it was difficult to get around this large new school. Over the […]

Anna Makris: “Senior year goes fast”

June 8, 2016 11:40am | Deepak Chouhan

Anna Makris will be heading off to Endicott College in the fall after a busy senior year at Concord High School. President of the Key Club, Makris made sure to attend as many school events as she could. “I enjoyed the school pep rally, football game […]

Pablo Rubin: “Be yourself”

June 7, 2016 7:07pm | Skyler Szulc

As the school year comes to an end, seniors are ready to graduate and finally begin life in the “real” world. Concord High Senior, Pablo Rubin, is one of those eager to see what comes next. Rubin said he’s grown a lot in his time at CHS. “I’ve grown in […]

Sara Neema: “Take more classes”

June 7, 2016 4:14pm | Karley Richards

Graduating senior Sara Neema arrived in America in the summer of 2013 knowing little about her new country or new school. With the help of teachers, though, she found that she loved classes, particularly math. And while she went on to be very successful in that subject, she wishes […]

Katharine Demers: “Take gym classes early”

June 6, 2016 6:36pm | Grace Allaire

High school is not the glamorized funfest one sees in the movies where girls wear pink on Wednesdays and Zac Efron leads the student body in a perfect chorus of “We’re All In This Together.” It’s much more important.  High school is a milestone in everyone’s […]

Nick Skafidas: CHS “only the beginning”

June 6, 2016 12:20pm | Jack Annon

If you’re looking for Nick Skafidas around the school, a good place to check is behind a video camera. While Skafidas has participated in track and field at the school, competing in the shot put, his real interest is film. Skafidas recently created the senior video shown […]

Laura Braley: Time for the next act

June 1, 2016 3:07pm | Emily Proctor

There’s no doubt that senior Laura Braley has got what it takes to tackle the real world after graduation.  This actress, Girl Scout, church volunteer and honor student has experienced numerous memorable events in her life during her four years at Concord High School, most leaving a […]

Yadhav Darjee: Embracing change

June 1, 2016 2:14pm | Hailey Rand

Saying goodbye to school when graduating is hard enough, but having to say goodbye to a school family is even harder. For senior and active Be the Change Club member Yadhav Darjee, that’s exactly the challenge. Darjee came to America in 2012 from Nepal, which is about 7,300 miles away. […]

Love all around

February 12, 2016 6:59pm | Crimson Review staff

Sophomore Laila Ruffin, foreground, and senior Erin McNabb, left, tape Valentine’s Day hearts along the catwalk Friday afternoon while the building is more or less empty. Approximately 20 Student Government members stayed behind Friday to festoon the building with colorful paper hearts bearing the hand-written names […]