• 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

2021-2022 Staff

Avery Jordan
Editor in Chief

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
Editor in Chief

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...

Natalie Mix
Editor in Chief

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...

Allie Beaumont
Publicity Managing Editor

Allie Beaumont

Allie Beaumont is a junior on The Central Trend. She is entering her third year on staff and could not be more excited. Alongside writing, she is very ...

Jessie Warren
Print Managing Editor

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 ...

Lauren Batterbee
Print Managing Editor

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...

Coco Corey
Social Media Manager/Lifestyle Writer

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...

Kiera Kemppainen
Social Media Manager

Kiera Kemppainen

Kiera is a sophomore and is returning for her second year writing for The Central Trend. When she’s not competing in a golf match or tournament in the fa...

Sofia Hargis-Acevedo
Social Media Manager

Sofia Hargis-Acevedo

Sofia is a sophomore and is entering her second year on staff for The Central Trend. She is a dancer on the FHCVDT and also dances at Imprint Dance Co...

Kelsey Dantuma
Social Media Manager

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 ...

Eva Harshman
Public Relations Assistant

Eva Harshman

Eva Harshman is a sophomore and is beginning her second year on staff. Apart from writing for The Central Trend, she loves riding horses, spending time wit...

Sydney Race
Public Relations Assistant

Sydney Race

Sydney Race is a sophomore and is continuing to write for The Central Trend in her second year on staff. She is a sideline and competitive cheerleader with a long his...

Liza McCarthy
Podcast Manager

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...

Meghan Kennedy
Podcast Manager

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 ...

Veronica Vincent
Lifestyle Writer

Veronica Vincent

Veronica Vincent is a junior continuing her journey on staff for The Central Trend for her third year now. In her spare time, you can find her writing ...

Jadelin Hinkel
Photography Editor

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
Staff Writer

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...

Addy Cousins
Staff Writer

Addy Cousins

Addy is a sophomore, and this is her second year on The Central Trend. Addy's love for writing inspired her to join the school newspaper, and it has he...

Kyle Basher
Staff Writer

Kyle Basher

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

Melanie Medina - Duque
Junior Writer

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
Junior Writer

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
Junior Writer

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
Junior Writer

Arpita Das

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

Alex Smith
Junior Writer

Alex Smith

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

Man Cing
Junior Writer

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
Junior Writer

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
Junior Writer

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 ...

Lucas Thompson
Junior Writer

Lucas Thompson

Lucas Thompson is a junior going into his first year on staff for The Central Trend. You can find him in the weight room or driving. Lucas also plays ba...

Gigi Sinicrope
Junior Writer

Gigi Sinicrope

Gigi is starting her first year writing for The Central Trend as a sophomore writer. Her full name is Gianna, but to her, Gigi is much more suitable. Gigi pla...

Lauren Brace
Junior Writer

Lauren Brace

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

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Junior Writer

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
Junior Writer

Ellie McDowell

Ellie McDowell is a junior starting as a junior writer for The Central Trend. She loves to read and write, and in her free time, you can often find her...

Amelia DiBenedetto
Junior Writer

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...