2020-2021 Staff

Lauren Chiasson

Co-Editor-In-Chief

Lauren Chiasson (she/her) is entering her final year of high school as a proud senior and Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Scituation. She’s keeping an optimistic and open mind toward the challenges that may lie ahead during this u...

Maeve Lawler

Co-Editor-In-Chief

As a Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Scituation, senior Maeve Lawler (she/her) is looking forward to ensuring Honors Journalistic Writing students have a successful year while developing their writing, reporting, and editing skills. Ac...

Halle McCormack

Co-Editor-In-Chief

For many high school students, entering senior year can be a daunting task, with fearful feelings and nerves for what’s to come. Yet, for senior Halle McCormack (she/her), a determined attitude and a dedication to success con...

Sarah Irish

Sports Editor

For many students, balancing school with extracurricular activities is a challenge, but senior Sarah Irish (she/her) makes it look easy. Returning to The Scituation this year as the Sports Editor, Sarah is more than qualified f...

Mia Peterson

Staff Writer and Social Media Manager

Starting her second year with The Scituation, senior Mia Peterson (she/her) is looking forward to expanding her writing abilities and becoming more educated on certain topics. Her love for writing stemmed from taking Intro to Jo...

Frankie Minich

Video Team

As a member of this year’s video team, SHS junior Frankie Minich (he/him) wants to make people laugh while reporting on important community issues. Frankie exudes his outgoing, musical, and multi-talented personality in his ac...

Emma Huggins

Video Team

Senior Emma Huggins is looking forward to taking on her second year as a writer for The Scituation. Anyone who knows Emma personally would say she is extremely empathetic and caring, two qualities that are clear in her writing....

Lily Grazioso

Video Team

Senior Lily Grazioso is a veteran of The Scituation news staff, and her outgoing, passionate, and artistic personality makes her a perfect fit for the video team. Lily co-hosts the popular news show, “The Lily and Frankie Show,...

Teagan Dooley

Photographer/ Staff Writer

Teagan Dooley (she/her) is excited to start her senior year as a new member of The Scituation staff as one of the staff photographers and writers. Wanting to explore her passion for photojournalism, Teagan will explore the pos...

Allison Seidel

Staff Writer

New to The Scituation team this year is senior Allison Seidel. Ally’s academic interests consist of writing and journalism, making her a great fit for The Scituation. Ally’s aspirations for the newspaper include learning mo...

Grace Goode

Staff Writer

This school year may look different due to new rules and a lot of adjusting to do, but Junior Grace Goode (she/her) is focused and ready to take on the school year and Honors Journalism! She is a helpful, smart, and considera...

Ainsley Hayes

Staff Writer

Keeping up your grades while being an excellent dancer and participating in multiple extracurricular clubs can be extremely challenging to do. Ainsley Hayes (she/her) is taking on her junior year with a positive attitude and is...

Henry Gates

Staff Writer

Even during these unprecedented times, incoming Junior Henry Gates (he/him) is starting off the school year with a good attitude and high hopes of obtaining an officer position in Student Government for the Class of 2022. This is ...

Jane Feeney

Staff Writer

New to the Scituation this year, Senior Jane Feeney (she/her) is bringing her drive and hard work off the sports field and into the writer’s room. Jane is a commended SHS athlete participating in both field hockey and track....

Sarah Villa

Staff Writer

You can find Scituation member Sarah Villa (she/her) around the halls of Scituate High greeting everyone with her warm and positive attitude. A member of the Class of 2022, Sarah is a hardworking junior who enjoys focusing on her Englis...

Valentine McNeilly

Staff Writer

Known for her bubbly, outgoing, and talkative personality, Valentine McNeilly (she/her) won the Spirit Award for Scituate cheerleading. In addition to energizing SHS sports fans during football and basketball games, Val coach...

Ellie Snow

Staff Writer

Known as a friendly, hard-working, and dedicated student, junior Ellie Snow (she/her) is an exciting addition to The Scituation team. Striving to earn straight A’s and explore her options for college, Ellie is academically inves...

Jane Naylor

Staff Writer

Meet Jane Naylor (she/her), a new staff writer to The Situation. Jane is considered a positive and hard-working student at SHS, leading her to receive several SAIL awards. As a junior, she is hoping to maintain good grades throu...

Delaney Sandner

Staff Writer

Joining The Scituation for the first time is junior Delaney Sandner (she/her). As described by her peers, Delaney is passionate, caring, and thoughtful. She aspires to be as helpful as possible in all aspects of her life. Delaney...

Sydney Washburn

Staff Writer

Sydney Washburn (she/her) is a friendly, adventurous, and funny 16-year-old junior. In this unprecedented year, she hopes to achieve better time management along with maintaining good grades through the hybrid style of learning. O...

Mary Stevenson

Staff Writer

SHS junior Mary Stevenson (she/her) is very accomplished, but she still has more to prove. Hoping to take her interest in journalism to the next level, Mary is excited to join The Scituation staff this year.  Known for her skil...

David Stanley

Staff Writer

New to The Scituation this year, David Stanley (he/him) is looking forward to contributing to the school’s newspaper. After thoroughly enjoying his experience with Intro to Journalism during his sophomore year, David is eag...

Phoebe Swetish

Staff Writer

With a creative mind and a desire to delve into challenging and difficult topics, senior Phoebe Swetish (she/her) aspires to explore the unexplored during her first year as a staff writer for The Scituation. After completing Introd...

Samantha Roman

Staff Writer

SHS junior Samantha Roman (she/her) is an outgoing, determined, and friendly member of the Scituate High School community who plans to bring her positive energy to The Scituation this year. Using her past experience from Intro to J...

Jada Thielen

Staff Writer

Junior Jada Thielen (she/her) is excited to put her independent journaling skills to use. She loves to keep track of her days, tasks, and thoughts by recording them in her own personal journal. (Clearly, she was born to be pa...

Sarah Siciliano

Staff Writer

As foreign language enthusiast Sarah Siciliano (she/her) enters her unusual senior year at SHS, she is more ready than ever to contribute to The Scituation’s exceptional student publication. Though her journey as a Scituation staff...

Ethan Blanks

Staff Writer

Junior Ethan Blanks (he/him) is thrilled to be on The Scituation for the 2020-2021 school year. His previous experience in Intro to Journalism, coupled with his ambition to write articles that make people think, are two of the m...

Hailey Belval

Staff Writer

Senior year is a big year for all high school students, and Hailey Belval (she/her) is looking to make the most out of her last year at SHS. She aspires to be the best student possible and joined The Scituation team this year t...

Clay Belmarsh

Staff Writer

Entering The Scituation as a junior, Clay Belmarsh (he/him) is excited to join the staff and alert the community on pressing issues happening in the world around us. Clay wants to continue with his work from Introduction to Journ...

Cleo Belber

Staff Writer

With everything that’s going on in the world today, Cleo Belber (she/her) is focused on getting all her college applications in on time. On top of all her duties as a senior, Cleo is joining The Scituation for the first time this year....

Haley Dockendorff

Staff Writer

This year, senior Haley Dockendorff (she/her) just wants to get a decent score on the SAT. However, considering everything she has going on, it seems as if her legacy at SHS will be a lot more profound than a standardized test score....

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