The Central Trend

Lauren Batterbee
Lauren Batterbee is a sophomore entering her first year on staff for The Central Trend. She is almost always at ballet. If she isn’t at ballet, she is either doing homework or looking up to her amazing siblings. She is excited to have the opportunity to write for TCT this year.


  • Favorite season: Winter

  • Favorite animal: Snowy Owl

  • Obsesses over: Disney, Christmas, and ballet

Lauren Batterbee, Staff Writer

Jan 21, 2020
I was made for something (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
We’ve popped all of the bubbles (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
Jacob Beels has found a passion for engineering (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
It’s pronounced FOMA (Story)
Dec 30, 2019
Roam is a restaurant for the adventurous homesick (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
Sofie Brown faces a countless series of adversity but still manages to find a positive outcome (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
I don’t need the light (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
The coffee house MudPenny offers a unique experience (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
The peanut butter goes slower (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
TCT’s The Countless Thanks 2019 (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
The Best of Pentatonix Christmas is a great addition to any Christmas playlist (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Paityn Reens finds creative ways to reduce stress (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
There’s a duck coming out of my mouth (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
Slowly and steadily, we’re losing the race (Story)
The Student Voice of Forest Hills Central
Lauren Batterbee