• Gator Junior Wrestler Earns National Recognition

    Gator Junior Wrestler Earns National Recognition

    Olivia D., Sports Reporter

    June 16, 2017

    There are many student-athletes in the ranks of Woodbury Heights Elementary School, but this year was extra-special for one second grader. Seven year-old JP B., a second-grader at WHES, had the opportunity to wrestle in a national tournament in Maryland in May. After a successful season wrestling wit...

  • Mrs.Barton Retirment

    Mrs.Barton Retirment

    Mackenzie B, Local news reporter

    June 15, 2017

    For many years, anyone walking the halls of Woodbury Heights Elementary School would see Mrs. Barton leading her class. Mrs.Barton is one of WHES’ favorite teachers. She has taught since 1972, having taught 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades. She then became a kindergarten teacher.   Here at the Heights Herald, we had the oppor...

  • The Giraffe Species is in Danger of Going Extinct

    The Giraffe Species is in Danger of Going Extinct

    Taylor B., News Reporter

    June 15, 2017

    In 1985, there were nearly 150,000 giraffes in the entire world. Today, there is only about 100,000. The U.S Fish and Wildlife Service says that “The giraffe is facing increasing threats from habitat loss, illegal hunting for bushmeat, and an internal trade in trophies and bone carvings.” One of th...

  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

    Lori G., Entertainment

    June 6, 2017

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is the incredible 2017 sequel to the 2014 film, Guardians of the Galaxy. Guardians of the Galaxy is a jaw-dropping movie about a space adventurer, Peter Quill (Chris Pratt), who finds himself stuck in a situation. Peter is in danger because he stole an orb from Ronan, a ...

The Giraffe Species is in Danger of Going Extinct

The Giraffe Species is in Danger of Going Extinct

Taylor B., News Reporter

In 1985, there were nearly 150,000 giraffes in the entire world. Today, there is only about 100,000. The U.S Fish and Wildlife Service says that “The giraffe is facing increasing threats from habitat loss, illegal hunt...

June 15, 2017No Comments

Rare Flowers Destroyed!

Rare Flowers Destroyed!

Joey D., News Reporter

Australian biosecurity officers have destroyed historic plants specimens on loan from France after a paperwork mix-up. A box of daisies from the 1850’s had been sent to Brisbane from the National Museum of Natural Hist...

June 12, 2017No Comments

How Much Money Does YouTube, Facebook, Google, and Twitter Make Each Year and how much is it Worth In All?

How Much Money Does YouTube, Facebook, Google, and Twitter Make Each Year and how much is it Worth In All?

Joseph D., News Reporter

         We live in a digital age, where seemingly everyone has a smartphone or personal electronic device that they carry with them everywhere. With so much technology in the palms of our hands, one can only wonder ...

June 7, 2017No Comments

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Gator Junior Wrestler Earns National Recognition

Gator Junior Wrestler Earns National Recognition

Olivia D., Sports Reporter

There are many student-athletes in the ranks of Woodbury Heights Elementary School, but this year was extra-special for one second grader. Seven year-old JP B., a second-grader at WHES, had the opportunity to wrestle in a...

June 16, 2017No Comments

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Undertale

Undertale

Lexi P, Editor

“Undertale” is a game made for the personal computer and was created on September 15, 2015 and is very popular among PC gamers. It is an adventure-packed game with a little child named Frisk , that...

April 3, 20177 Comments

EarthBound

EarthBound

April 3, 2017

6th Grades Study of Amazing Artists

January 25, 2017

The Great Mrs. Gansert

The Great Mrs. Gansert

January 20, 2017

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