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H2Newsmagazine

H2Newsmagazine

Construction Crews beginning renovation in the science hallway. This photo appeared in the 2002 The Orange Peal newspaper.
A history of Hayfield
Kat Floros, Staff Writer • November 28, 2022

Hayfield Secondary School first opened its doors in 1969, but the land was used long before that. Originally owned by George Washington, it would...

Students line up at a tardy station before 1st period.
We have tardy stations here at Hayfield. But do they work? I don’t think so.
Sabela Seiter, Staff Writer • November 28, 2022

It’s 8:02 and you JUST missed the bell. Instead of opening the door for you, your teacher redirects you to a tardy station down the hall. You...

Teacher shortages at Hayfield
Teacher shortages at Hayfield
Sam Deans , Staff Writer • November 28, 2022

Ever since re-entering the building from the Covid-19 pandemic, there have been challenges everybody has faced at Hayfield. However, there’s...

BeReal at Hayfield Football Game (Mohamed Elberry)
Time to BeReal - at Hayfield
Rania Baamrani and Neia Anne Javier Dizon November 21, 2022

“Everyone’s fake, it’s the internet.” Junior Chi Pham said. With its unique photography features, simultaneous notifications, and...

Conner Smith protesting Glenn 
Youngkin’s new transgender student policies at a Hayfield 
walkout. (Maya Blackston)
Glenn Youngkin transgender policy sparks controversy
Andrew Banocy, Editor-in-Chief • November 21, 2022

Glenn Youngkin announced in mid-September that he is aiming to roll back the rights of transgender students in Virginia schools. The proposed...

Conner Smith protesting Glenn 
Youngkin’s new transgender student policies at a Hayfield 
walkout. (Maya Blackston)
Glenn Youngkin transgender policy sparks controversy
Andrew Banocy, Editor-in-Chief • November 21, 2022

Glenn Youngkin announced in mid-September that he is aiming to roll back the rights of transgender students in Virginia schools. The proposed...

Hawks' reaction to Homecoming Week
Marin Blaya November 17, 2022

Despite some student disapproval of the pep rally, most students really enjoyed the other Homecoming Week activities. Our big Homecoming...

Hayfield boys varsity basketball win class 6A State Championship
Hayfield boys varsity basketball win class 6A State Championship
Calvin Tankersley and Owen Kashawlic March 18, 2022

Coming into the state championship after an effortless state tournament run, the Hayfield boys varsity basketball team was looking to make history,...

Construction Crews beginning renovation in the science hallway. This photo appeared in the 2002 The Orange Peal newspaper.
A history of Hayfield
Kat Floros, Staff Writer • November 28, 2022

Hayfield Secondary School first opened its doors in 1969, but the land was used long before that. Originally owned by George Washington, it would...

Teacher shortages at Hayfield
Teacher shortages at Hayfield
Sam Deans , Staff Writer • November 28, 2022

Ever since re-entering the building from the Covid-19 pandemic, there have been challenges everybody has faced at Hayfield. However, there’s...

BeReal at Hayfield Football Game (Mohamed Elberry)
Time to BeReal - at Hayfield
Rania Baamrani and Neia Anne Javier Dizon November 21, 2022

“Everyone’s fake, it’s the internet.” Junior Chi Pham said. With its unique photography features, simultaneous notifications, and...

Has the Hype Squad lost its hype?
Has the Hype Squad lost its hype?
Kiara Repuyan, Staff Writer • November 21, 2022

Each Friday night, students, parents, coaches, and players fill the stadium for Varsity Friday Night lights. Amongst this crowd lies the passionate...

Return of spring sports
Return of spring sports
Andrew Banocy March 24, 2022

It’s that time of the year again. Flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, and Hayfield’s spring sports teams take to their respective fields...

Hayfield boys varsity basketball win class 6A State Championship
Hayfield boys varsity basketball win class 6A State Championship
Calvin Tankersley and Owen Kashawlic March 18, 2022

Coming into the state championship after an effortless state tournament run, the Hayfield boys varsity basketball team was looking to make history,...

A&E
Staff Recommendation: Educated
Staff Recommendation: Educated
Brianna Jones, Staff Writer • February 10, 2022

Educated, a personal memoir by Tara Westover describes her early childhood to mid 20’s and adulthood. Westover recounts overcoming her survivalist...

Spring musical auditions are only a few days away
Spring musical auditions are only a few days away
February 10, 2022

As the winter play, Mr.Burns comes to an end, excitement for the spring musical begins to spark. From February 15-17, the Hayfield Theater Department...

Staff Recommendation : If I cant have love, I want power
Staff Recommendation : If I cant have love, I want power
Mikayla MacVicar November 29, 2021

Although it didn't get as much press as their previous albums, If I Cant Have Love I Want Power is by far my favorite Halsey album, produced...

Students line up at a tardy station before 1st period.
We have tardy stations here at Hayfield. But do they work? I don’t think so.
Sabela Seiter, Staff Writer • November 28, 2022

It’s 8:02 and you JUST missed the bell. Instead of opening the door for you, your teacher redirects you to a tardy station down the hall. You...

Students begin to file into Hayfields cafeteria for lunch.
Free and reduced price lunch policy
Sam Mojica Ojeda, Staff Writer • November 21, 2022

Recently, FCPS announced that not everybody would get free lunch this year, only the families who earn less than 130 percent of the poverty level...

Marching Hawks performing during the Homecoming game.
The Hayfield Marching Hawks deserve more attention
Ro Oberdick, Staff Writer • November 17, 2022

It’s Friday, and a mass of cheerleaders, football players, and eager students gather at the football field to watch the game. Halftime comes,...