The Declaration

  • Congratulations to the boys’ basketball team for winning the GMC pod!
  • CHS has earned the College Board's AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for expanding young women’s access to AP Computer Science Principles
  • Congratulations to Science Research students Amelia Curia & Cheyanne Weiner for having their papers selected to present at the Jersey Shore Junior Science and Humanities Symposium
  • Governor’s Educator of the Year are: Ms. Jaime Amalfe & Mr. Scott Hulak!
  • If you are going out of state or country during the break, you must quarantine for 14 days
Angelina Wintonick

Angelina Wintonick, Co-Editor in Chief

Angelina Wintonick is a 17 year old senior at Colonia High School. She has lived in Colonia her whole life, from attending Pennsylvania Avenue School #27 for elementary school, to moving into junior high at Colonia Middle School, and now attends Colonia High School.  Angelina enjoys many things, from sports to movies, photography, shopping and hanging out with her friends. But most importantly, she enjoys playing volleyball, a sport she has loved since she was in third grade. Playing on the high school team here at CHS for four years, she also plays club volleyball for a national team, outside of school.  She has recently verbally committed to Saint Francis College in Brooklyn Heights. She will play volleyball there and continue her education after highschool. When she isn't playing volleyball, she enjoys hanging out with her younger sister, who is a junior at Colonia. She also enjoys reading novels along the genre of suspense and or thriller. Wintonick has been writing for the Declaration for three years, since she was a sophomore at Colonia.


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Graduation may be celebrated differently for the class of 2020, but it is still a great accomplishment.

Thank you, CHS

June 12, 2020
Graduation is a time of accomplishment and reflection on past educational years.


June 21, 2019
During summer vacation, many people enjoy the warm weather at the beach.

Summer Vacation

June 20, 2019
At the end of a course/class, students take a final exam.

Final Exams

June 19, 2019
Vampires are pallid, or have very pale skin.


June 18, 2019
Charlatan is a person who falsely pretends to know or be something in order to deceive people.


June 17, 2019
On June 14, the United States celebrates Flag Day; the day that the US adopted the flag in 1777.

Flag Day

June 14, 2019
Feckless means careless and irresponsible.


June 13, 2019
Sanguine means to be optimistic, or hopeful about the future.


June 12, 2019
Furtive means to be marked by quiet, caution or secrecy.


June 11, 2019
Commemorate is to celebrate (an event, a person, or a situation).


June 10, 2019
Prom is a very important event for high school students.


June 7, 2019
A garbage man could be an example of a scavenger.


June 6, 2019
Valetudinarian is a person who is unduly anxious about their health.


June 5, 2019
Coin of the Realm is a country's currency.

Coin of the Realm

June 4, 2019
A pungle is a payment of money.


June 3, 2019
Enumerate is to list.


May 31, 2019
Garrulous means very talkative.


May 30, 2019


May 29, 2019
Inane means to be silly.


May 28, 2019
In history, there have been many insurrections, or revolts against nation's governments.


May 23, 2019
Onerous means burdensome.


May 22, 2019
Slipshod means to be very unorganized.


May 21, 2019
Autonomy is a form of self-government.


May 20, 2019
Expiate is to make amends or atone for sins/guilt.


May 18, 2019
Baleful means threatening harm or danger.


May 16, 2019
The cat likes to lollygag, by spending time aimlessly laying down.


May 15, 2019
An accolade is an award or special honor.


May 14, 2019
Gabelle was known as a tax on salt.


May 14, 2019
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