Egg Harbor Township High School

Week of November 15, 2020

A Message From Our Principal


I would like to commend all our faculty and staff as well as our community for the great work they are doing. I know it isn’t easy, whether your children are working virtually or are here in school two days a week, but we are all making it happen. From parents filling out health screening forms each day to teachers giving the best to their students daily, this is certainly a group effort.

As the number of covid cases continue to rise in the state, it is so important that we monitor ourselves and our children. As we continue to say, if you are sick, stay home. I am looking forward to this being a part of the past and life returning to normal one day!

We have some great postseason athletic play happening. Football and fall cheerleading will finish their season tonight at Millville. Cross Country ended their season with their last competition this past Saturday at Dream Park. The boys & girls soccer teams had a great season, and our Field Hockey team continues in the tournament to the sectional finals tomorrow at Ocean City.

NJSIAA Sports Advisory Task Force shared with schools a change in the dates for Winter Sports. Also continuing to say based on the governor's indoor orders, no fans would be permitted during the indoor winter season:

  • Basketball and Bowling May start practice Jan. 11. Competition to start Jan. 26 - Mar. 6.

  • Swimming and WInter Track start practice Feb. 1. Competition to start Feb. 16 - Mar. 27

  • Volleyball and Wrestling start practice Mar. 1. Competition to start Mar. 16- Apr. 24.

This past weekend during a soccer game, EHT Renaissance crowned our 2020 Homecoming queen. Thanks to all the students who voted and the parents and friends who escorted our nominees. Congratulations to all the girls who participated and the 2020-21 Homecoming Queen Mariah Stephens.

Have an awesome weekend! Until next week, stay safe, be well, continue to dream of the possibilities ahead of us, be happy and smile at someone!

Ms. Connor


Students of the Week

Students: Gigi Gentile, Dayna Dinh, and John Orbe

Nominated By: Mrs. Herman

These students are the best! A few weeks ago, on a Friday afternoon, they willingly volunteered to come to a Meet, to help me with getting set up with the tech to prepare for the return to school. They stayed for about 20 minutes helping me set up the camera to the board, pairing my Bluetooth headset, and even worked on problems to help me out! They are truly the best and deserve to be recognized :)

Homecoming 2020

Mariah Stephens- Winner

Rhoa Maarouf- 1st Runner Up

Kylie Elwell- 2nd Runner Up

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EHTTV District Communications

@ehtnjcomm EHT-TV and the HS Communications Academy students collaborated on a PSA to share why they “Mask Up.”
EHTNJ Schools - Egg Harbor Township School District on Facebook Watch

From Mrs. Portnoy

Presenting ~
our EHTHS Thespians in their
Winter Upper Classman Showcase. Please join me in congratulating these talented young people as they share
their performances and brighten our world.
Bravo EHTHS Thespians,
you have made me very proud.
~ Always ⭐💛🎭
UpperClassmen Dream Role Showcase
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World Kindness Day

The Drama Club's fall production of Under Milk Wood is underway! The production will be filmed and then distributed online. A photo from our virtual script readthrough is attached. More info to come!​
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Homework Help

If you need some homework help after the school day is complete, check out the program below being offered by Stockton University. Feel free to share

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Kick off the virtual start of the school year with some new EHT gear! The School Store is now online and open for business! Check out "The Nest @ EHTHS" to get all your #ehtpride gear. For a limited time, get FREE local delivery to EHT for any size order. >> << #ehtstrong #embrace #engage #educate
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15 Minute Child Break Webinar

Important Student & Parent Assistance Information that will be available through January! Parents, I know just how busy you are-- so please sit down and take a look whenever you have a free 15 minutes! 🙂 The password to join is directly above the red "click to participate" button 🔴

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Linked is Dr. Gruccio's update from 11-3-20

Please review the Health Screening PSA to support our district and community partnership to keep our entire school community healthy and safe
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Road Back to School UPDATE: EHT is going LIVE! As we prepare to implement our Hybrid Instruction starting during the week of October 26th we will be able to offer "live streaming," and in-turn access to your child's teacher and classes. #EHTPride #EHTReady
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Need help joining your Google Classroom? This video explains how to find your EHT School District Google Classroom codes and how to add or "join" an active Google Classroom. #ehtpride #ehtstrong #ehtready
Locating Codes and Joining Google Classroom
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November 26 & 27

School Closed




Mr. Michael J. Pellegrino

Supervisor of Athletics and Activities

Telephone: (609) 653-1804 Fax: (609) 653-0335



Boys and girls cross country finished their season this past weekend competing at the South Jersey Group 4 Sectional Championships. The boys finished 8th and the girls finished 9th in the team scoring. Senior Nico Valdivieso finished his great season coming in 9th place overall. On the girls side freshman Kiki Schlemo finished 11th overall. Thank you to everyone who helped all the athletic teams have a successful season during these crazy times.


​Field hockey won its first round playoff game on Tuesday against Absegami 5-0. Kara Wilson scored 2 goals, Jenna Gray had a goal and 2 assists, Ella Seymour and Julia Zapille both added a goal and Cheyenne Avellino and Abby Harte both had assists. We play at Hammonton on Thursday Nov. 19th and if we win, we will play in the regional finals on Saturday.

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