Mane Street Mirror

Bella Mema

Bella Mema, Editor-in-Chief

     Hi! My name is Bella Mema and I’m a senior at Foran. I’m the Co-Editor-in-Chief for the Mane Street Mirror. Outside of journalism, I’m the president of our school’s choir and an active member of our drama club. I’m also involved in Natural Helpers. Outside of school, I love baking and spending time with my family. 

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New Members of the Pride: Foran welcomes eight new teachers to its faculty in the 2021-2022 school year. Photo Courtesy: Mrs. Lisa Farrell, August 30, 2021.

Fresh Faces at Foran High

September 17, 2021

     Each year, Foran welcomes new teachers, representing a wide variety of subjects and grade levels. This year, the school welcomed eight new teachers.       One of several changes this year...

Treasurer: Emma Davies. She has been accepted into UCONN’s prestigious Honors College.

Senior Class Officers: Leaving a Legacy in Office

May 21, 2021

     Each year, classes at Foran elect officers to lead and plan events including fundraisers and prom. Last spring, the Class of 2021 chose President Eric Haig, Vice President Soledad Meade, Secretary...

Trumpetist Kaya Vital: Representing her future college. Photo Credit: Kaya Vital.

Seniors in the Music Department Hit all the Right Notes

May 13, 2021

     Music is a connecting force, and few people know that better than seniors in the Foran Music Department. Made up of choir, orchestra, and band, the music department plays all the right notes to...

Milford Town Hall: The text on Milford’s fifth town hall, built in 1916. Photo Courtesy: Sean Ayoub, March 10, 2021.

Discovering Downtown: A Look Into Milford’s History

March 25, 2021

     The Milford Green is the second-longest in New England, featuring small businesses and shops among historic buildings. In fact, history reads that George Washington dined and rested here. Milford’s...

In Concert: Ms. Turner conducting the Foran Band during their weekend trip to New York City. Photo courtesy: Ms. Jessica Turner, March 2019.

Tuning in with Turner

February 22, 2021

     Ms. Jessica Turner, Foran Band Director and mother of two, is celebrating 25 years of teaching, 17 of which have been at Foran. From these years, she has gained not only a vast knowledge of music...

Ms. Meghan Condon: Working at home during distance learning. Photo courtesy: Ms. Condon. January 8, 2020.

Teacher Spotlight: Ms. Condon

January 14, 2021

     Ms. Meghan Condon, an English teacher for the past seven years, is also responsible for advising the school’s yearbook and coaching the girl’s swim and dive team.       Many students...

Bringing People Together: Staff Writers Bella and Sean watching Jeopardy! together from a distance. Photo Courtesy: Sean Ayoub and Bella Mema, December 7, 2020.

Remembering Alex Trebek

December 18, 2020

     Alex Trebek, a well-known Canadian-American television personality and 37-year host of Jeopardy!, passed away on November 8, 2020 after battling pancreatic cancer for more than a year. He left...

Mrs. Bethany Gilman: Posed outside the Student Life office, where she now spends most of her time. Photo courtesy: Sean Ayoub. November 5, 2020.

Faculty Spotlight: Mrs. Gilman

November 12, 2020

     Mrs. Bethany Gilman, who has 18 years of experience in education, has recently taken on a new role within the Foran community as assistant principal. Students will no longer find her teaching social...

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