Holiday Traditions


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Kate LaGrandeur:


As the holiday season is approaching we went around and asked students about their favorite holiday traditions. Sophomore Holly Kanen, told us that one of her favorite traditions is going to Disneyland every Christmas Eve with her family.  She loves how all the decorations are put up and it is something she looks forward to every year. Other Sophomore Kaela Whelan told us that being surrounded by friends and family every year is something she has always done and is her favorite thing about the holiday seunnamed-2ason.









Kaela Whelan








Holly Kanen

Stephanie Ramirez:


What are your family’s Christmas traditions?

Bella E Marler-Mulvenna

“My family will come to our house and have a huge dinner. Later we will swap presents and varies whether it is on Christmas Eve or Christmas day since we switch it every year.”

What is your Christmas wish for this year?

Melissa Lima

“I want Justin Bieber for Christmas because he’s hot and I’ve been wanting him since 2008.”

Bella E Marler-Mulvenna

“I want to have my great grandmother get through another Christmas, she’s 98.”

What your favorite Christmas song or movie?

Eunice Nacho

“I love hearing the song Oh Christmas Tree. I don’t know why it’s weird.”

Bella E Marler-Mulvenna

“I love the movie Home Alone and Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer by Dean Martin is hilarious.”

Would you rather have to ruin the illusion of Santa for kids every year or listen to any Christmas song until your ears bleed?

Melissa Lima

“I would rather ruin Santa to kids every year.”

Bella E Marler-Mulvenna

“I would rather have my ears bleed. I wouldn’t want to do that to kids.”

Jordan Golden:



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Julia Gregory

{Sophomore Cheerleader @ NHHS}


Griffin Saltron

{Sophomore Surfer @ NHHS}

What are you thankful for during Christmas time?

Julia Gregory: “I’m thankful for the opportunity Christmas gives, to spend time with family and friends.”

Griffin Saltron: “Time I get to spend with my family.”
What food do you eat?

Julia Gregory: “On Christmas my favorite food is probably all the deserts, especially apple pie. But during the whole season I drink peppermint mochas.”

Griffin Saltron: “Tons of grub.”
What do you want the most for Christmas?

Julia Gregory: “The Rose Gold iPhone 6s 😍.”

Griffin Saltron: “My two front teeth.”


What do you and your family do to celebrate christmas? Do you decorate your house, if so, how?

Julia Gregory: “We visit a lot of family and go to tons of dinners and brunches throughout the whole holiday. We decorate with a really big tree and lights up on our house. My mom puts up poinsettias and wreaths everywhere around the house and we even have a blow up Frosty the Snowman on our rough.”

Griffin Saltron: “Drive to a bunch of houses to visit family and  grub hard.”