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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

2021-2022 Staff

Alex Smith

Alex Smith

Alex is a sophomore entering her second year on staff. She is on stage crew for the FHC Theater program, and loves to do hair and makeup on the cast. Since...

Lauren Brace

Lauren Brace

Lauren is a senior entering her final year on The Central Trend as Podcast Manager. She has a strong passion for every extracurricular she's involved in,...

Melanie Medina – Duque

She’s tired, but a little riotous. Freshman Melanie Medina - Duque yanks off her old granny cardigans and spends a whole week on a single story which—trust...

Joel Nhkum

Joel Nhkum

Joel Nhkum is a junior starting as a Junior Writer for The Central Trend. In his free time, you can find him watching Youtube, scrolling through TikTok, ...

Madi Evans

Madi Evans

Madi Evans is a sophomore going into her first year writing on staff for The Central Trend and she is absolutely ecstatic. She enjoys spending time wit...

Arpita Das

Arpita Das

Arpita Das is a sophomore entering The Central Trend as a Staff Writer. Arpita is excited to join The Central Trend this year and hopes to find a better way of ex...

Alex Smith

Alex Smith

Alex is a freshman entering The Central Trend as a staff writer. Alex is really passionate about music and writing. She has wanted to write for The Cent...

Man Cing

Man Cing

Man Cing is a freshman, and this will be her first year as a staff member on The Central Trend. Since seventh grade, she has possessed an aptitude for crea...

Monia Abbas

Monia Abbas

Monia Abbas is a freshman starting as a junior writer for The Central Trend. Along with writing, Monia has a strong passion for reading. You can most com...

Marissa Lunt

Marissa Lunt

Marissa Lunt is a junior entering The Central Trend as a junior writer. She is a member of the FHC Cross Country, Track & Field, and Girls Varsity ...

Gigi Sinicrope

Gigi Sinicrope

Gigi is beginning her second year of writing for The Central Trend as a junior this year, and she is starting to fear she will run out of things to say. ...

Lauren Brace

Lauren Brace

Lauren Brace is a junior entering The Central Trend as a staff writer. When she isn't stressing out about time, she can often be found laughing with her...

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Katelynn Heilman

Katelynn Heilman is a junior entering The Central Trend as a Junior Writer. Katelynn is really passionate about art and loves to sing; she is a member...

Ellie McDowell

Ellie McDowell

Ellie McDowell is a junior on The Central Trend as a staff writer. She loves to read and write, and in her free time, you can often find her with an instr...

Amelia DiBenedetto

Amelia DiBenedetto

Amelia DiBenedetto is a sophomore, junior staff writer for The Central Trend. Amelia’s love for writing motivates her to script stories for anyone t...

Jadelin Hinkel

Jadelin Hinkel

Jadelin Hinkel is a senior entering her second, and sadly, her final year on staff. She is looking forward to captivating people with her photography skills...

Masyn Cole

Masyn Cole

Masyn Cole is a junior entering her second year on The Central Trend. When Masyn isn't writing stories for The Central Trend, she loves spending time wit...

Eva Harshman

Eva Harshman

Eva Harshman is a junior and is loving her third year on staff. Apart from writing for The Central Trend, she enjoys riding horses, spending time wit...

Kiera Kemppainen

Kiera Kemppainen

Kiera is a junior continuing her writing journey with The Central Trend for a third year. Being on staff for the past few years has been one of her favo...

Addy Cousins

Addy Cousins

Addy is a junior, and this is her third year on The Central Trend. She is also one of the Podcast Managers this year. Addy's love for writing inspired h...

Coco Corey

Coco Corey

Coco Corey is a senior entering her second year writing for The Central Trend. Coco plays on the tennis team, and she is also one of the four student se...

Liza McCarthy

Liza McCarthy

Liza McCarthy is a senior who is excited for her second and final year on staff. This year, she is taking on the new role of Podcast Manager which will h...

Sydney Race

Sydney Race

For a third round, Sydney returns to write for The Central Trend as a junior. During the summer, she attended the Washington Journalism and Media Conferen...

Meghan Kennedy

Meghan Kennedy

Meghan. also known as Meggie, is living up her senior year on The Central Trend. Starting out with a new role as Podcast Manager, Meggie is looking forward ...

Sofia Hargis-Acevedo

Sofia Hargis-Acevedo

Sofia is a junior entering her third year on The Central Trend as Editor in Chief. She is on the FHCVDT and has been dancing for fourteen years. Since sh...

Jessie Warren

Jessie Warren

Jessie Warren is a senior, and this will be her second and final year as a staff member of The Central Trend. Ever eager to write, she finds a sort of ...

Audrey Basher

Audrey Basher

After taking a gap year, Audrey is entering her second year on staff for The Central Trend. In her free time, you can find her reading, practicing music fo...

Veronica Vincent

Veronica Vincent

For Veronica, the best part of high school has been her expression. Not only does she feel fashionably inclined to put her name out there, she finds the...

Allie Beaumont

Allie Beaumont

Allie Beaumont is a Senior on The Central Trend. She is entering her fourth and final year on staff and could not be more excited. This year she received...

Kelsey Dantuma

Kelsey Dantuma

Kelsey Dantuma is a senior entering her third and final year on staff for The Central Trend. In all honesty, Kelsey has found a home through writing for the ...

Avery Jordan

Avery Jordan

Avery is a senior entering her third and final year writing for The Central Trend. She is a member of two different dance teams— Imprint Dance Company and the ...

Emma Zawacki

Emma Zawacki

Emma is a senior and is starting her third and final year writing for The Central Trend. She spends most of her free time in the passenger seat of a fri...

Lauren Batterbee

Lauren Batterbee

Lauren Batterbee is a senior entering her third and final year on staff for The Central Trend. She is almost always doing ballet, and if she isn’t, she is...

Natalie Mix

Natalie Mix

Natalie Mix is a senior taking on her fourth and final year as a member of The Central Trend. Room 139/140 and the staff of The Central Trend have been...