• Ugly sweater contest Friday, Dec. 10th
  • Buy Candy Cane Grams at lunch on Dec. 8th and 9th for $1.00
  • Winter break is Dec. 17th to Jan. 3rd
  • Ranger Challenge Assembly Friday, Dec. 10th
  • Ranger Holiday Week is Dec. 6th through Dec. 10th
The Student Voice of Forest Hills Central

The Central Trend

The Student Voice of Forest Hills Central

The Central Trend

The Student Voice of Forest Hills Central

The Central Trend

2015-2016 Staff

Karisah Watkins-Martin

Karisah is entering her 2nd year of the staff. In her spare time, she enjoys browsing Amazon for the newest season Michael Kors collection and spending...

Payton Field

Payton Field

Payton is a senior and entering her fourth year on staff. Aside from writing for TCT, Payton dances with the Grand Rapids Ballet Company as a trainee....

Abby Scutch

Abby Scutch

Abby will be entering her second year on staff as a Senior, and will be leading The Central Trend staff as one of the two Editors in Chief.  In the near...

Maggie Eldred

Maggie Eldred

Maggie is entering her second year on staff as a senior. She enjoys spending time with her dogs as well as her family. She is not currently working, as...

Sam Noonan

Sam Noonan

Sam is in his junior year, and his third year on staff. He has had a passion for writing from a young age, and he made the decision to join TCT after...

Rene Maier

Rene Maier

Rene is entering her second year on staff and was given the role of being Managing Editor.  Rene's favorite style of writing is columns and reviews....

Kate Kovachevich

Kate will be entering her first year on staff this year. In the future, she plans on majoring in international relations with an intention on pursuing...

Sam Hopkins

Sam Hopkins

Entering his second year on staff, Sam has been given the task of leading his team of sports' reporters this upcoming year. Sam's favorite type of writing...

Jon Pearcy

Jon has returned to The Central Trend after taking Writing for Publication his Sophomore year. Jon is a member of the school’s Model United Nations class, and...

Ilma Seperovic

Ilma Seperovic

Ilma is entering her Senior year and has been on staff since her sophomore year. She writes a little bit of everything, but really enjoys writing profiles...

Kaila Kotas

Kaila Kotas

Staff Photographer Kaila is going onto her second year of being on staff, as the photographer. She takes all the pictures that the magazine and the ...

Emma Cardin

Emma Cardin

Emma is entering her third year at FHC and her second year on staff. She plays soccer as well as water polo and is passionate about outdoor activities includ...

Gabi Dykema

Gabi Dykema

Gabi will be entering her second year on staff this upcoming year. Last year, she was The Central Trend’s Director of Public Relations. In the future,...

Riana Watkins-Martin

Riana discovered her passion for writing in fifth grade, when a piece of her writing was entered into a competition and transformed into a play. Entering...

Mackenzie Yob

Mackenzie Yob

Mackenzie is entering her second year on staff. Last year, she wrote a few features but primarily specialized in layout. She is a part of both the varsity...

Maddie Yob

Maddie Yob

Maddie is entering her second year on staff, as a staff writer. This past year, Maddie primarily focused on layout and photoshop. She was the captain of...

Kendra Turley

Kendra Turley

Kendra is in her second year on staff. She is Online Manager of the TCT website, and has won a MIPA honorable mention award for an informative story. This...

Jake Standerfer

Jake Standerfer

Jake Standerfer is joining the Central Trend for his third year on the staff as an Editor in Chief. He was one of the first people to join the staff after...

Ally Stapleton

Ally Stapleton

Ally is entering her second year on staff and is an Editor in Chief this year. Ally served as the Copy Editor for the Central Trend last year and enjoyed...

Caroline Kuiper

Caroline Kuiper

Caroline is in her senior year and second year on staff, and is one of three Editors in Chief. In her junior year, Caroline was the Financial Advisor and...

Jordan George

Jordan George

Jordan is entering his third year on staff, and is one of the three Editors in Chief. This past year, Jordan was the Sports Editor and primarily wrote...