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The Student News Site of Northern Valley Regional High School at Old Tappan

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NVOT Gives Back

NVOT Gives Back

Alex Cleary, Staff writer November 20, 2023

As the holiday season quickly approaches, the NVOT community, like so many others, takes time to reflect on what they have and focus on what others need. Many NVOT clubs have already given to the community...

NVOT and Seisa High School students create origami together

From Japan to Jersey

Matthew Woo November 8, 2023

On Thursday, October 19, NVOT welcomed 50 students and 10 teachers from Seisa High School in Yokohama, Japan for a one-day cultural exchange event as part of the World Language Department's Japanese Cultural...

SAT Goes Digital

SAT Goes Digital

Kai Ein and Neel Tripathi November 1, 2023

As the College Board prepares to roll out its test-adaptive digital SAT  in the spring of 2024, The Lance shares its cheat sheet for the future of standardized testing. 

Color guard performing routine

Drumroll, Please…

Ina Rhee, News editor October 12, 2023

For the first time in NVOT history, the marching band won first place at the Ludwig Musser Classic competition at MetLife Stadium Saturday, October 8.  The band scored 81.9 points out of 100 and took...

The Golden Knight Statue decorated for the occasion

Golden Knights Galore

The Lance Staff September 18, 2023

On Friday, September 8, NVOT hosted its annual pep rally to celebrate the start of the fall sports season. For the second year in a row, the pep rally took place in the auditorium. Throughout the event,...

Spotted Lanternflies spotted by NVOT’s football field

Stuff to Know About Spotted Lanternflies

Ina Rhee, News Editor September 15, 2023

You’ve seen the invasive Spotted Lanternfly (SLF). They’re easy to spot, with their bright red wings, and they’re everywhere: trees, streets, parks, and even NVOT itself. However, not much is known...

Seniors take photos together ahead of their final first day of school

Last First Day

The Lance Staff September 7, 2023

On September 5, the Class of 2024 gathered in the senior parking lot for the Senior Tailgate ahead of the first day of school to mark the start of their final year of high school. Seniors posed for photos...

Golden Knights Day

Golden Knights Day

The Lance Staff June 20, 2023

   

Photo credit: Ina Rhee

An App for All

Ina Rhee, News Editor June 15, 2023

On May 30, Dr. Jennifer Mezzina, NVRHS Director of Data, Compliance, and State Reporting, announced that a new Northern Valley Regional High School (NVRHS) app was available on the App Store for students...

New Chickadees at OT

New Chickadees at OT

Maria Silva, Staff Writer June 14, 2023

After discovering a nest outside the history wing this Spring, English teacher and bird enthusiast Jeffrey Train started a school-wide bird naming contest to welcome the newly hatched chickadees to the...

Old Tappan High School Football Field engulfed by the fog

Smoky Scenes

Sofia Mangano and Annabelle Lee June 8, 2023

Smoke from the heart of Quebec has migrated down to the northeastern region of the United States, causing the skies over the Northern Valley to be covered in yellowish-gray smoke.  The Canadian wildfires,...

Diversity Day 2023

Diversity Day 2023

OIivia Lombardo , Staff Writer June 7, 2023

On Friday, June 2, Diversity Club held their annual Diversity Day. This year the Diversity Club beat their record with 34 different booths— including 33 different countries and the Gay Straight Alliance...

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