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Elle Philpott

Elle Philpott, Social Media & Business Editor

Hi! I am Elle Philpott I am a senior here at Joseph A. Foran. At school I am a member of Key Club, Sound Lions, Natural Helpers, and I am the Co-President of Clothing the Community. In the spring I am apart of the Foran girls lacrosse team. This is my second year doing Journalism and I love it just as much as last year! I am the Social Media Editor and the Co-Business Editor. Outside of school I founded the Milford girls blue 2024 Lion’s Heart chapter. In my free time I enjoy reading, listening to music, and spending time with friends and family.

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73 Questions Besties: Joe Sabia posing alongside Taylor Swift after doing a 73 Questions in her Rhode Island home. April 9, 2016.

Joe Sabia: The Man Behind Vogue 73 Questions

Foran Alumni Turned Famous Interviewer
Elle Philpott, Social Media/Business Manager | March 15, 2024

          “Keep your dreams really big and continue to follow what you're obsessed with,” states American digital creator, celebrity interviewer, and TED speaker Joe Sabia. He is most well known for creating the famous Vogue Series: 73 Questions but, to Milford residents, he is a beloved Foran...

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Accepted!: Real college acceptance letter that could be the root of some students Senioritis. December 18, 2023.

Not Your Typical Flu Season

The Senioritis Epidemic
Elle Philpott and Kelsey Kiely | February 5, 2024

          As the year goes on, students’ senioritis gets stronger. Senioritis is a diagnosis for high schoolers when they reach senior year and start to give up. With the half year point just passing, seniors are looking forward to graduation and get caught up in the fact that they still have...

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Seeing the Sights: A view of the world renowned Eiffel Tower in Paris, France from Elle’s European adventure this summer. July 10, 2023.

2024 Travel Guide

Where Did Foran Lions Travel in 2023?
Elle Philpott and Kelsey Kiely | January 11, 2024

          Foran is going places! Literally. 2023 was filled with a variety of different travel destinations for both students and teachers, all the way from Europe to Florida. No matter the location, 46% of students polled about their trips this year, are saying they traveled to make memories.  ...

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From the Classroom to the Court: Emma Honcz playing with the Foran Girls Volleyball team in a game against Jonathon Law.

Q&A With Emma Honcz

Life as a Student-Athlete: Balance is Key
Elle Philpott, Social Media/Business Manager | January 10, 2024

Q: What does your average day look like?  A:  To start I pack my bag for [volleyball or lacrosse] practice and make sure it is all set with my practice clothes and my equipment. Then the next morning I'll wake up and I'll make sure that's in my car and ready to go, I'll make sure I have a snack ...

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Handing out Honor: Milford Citizen receiving a wreath to lay on the graves of those who served buried in the King’s Highway Cemetery. December 16, 2023.

Wreaths Across America

A Longstanding Milford Holiday Tradition
Elle Philpott, Social Media/Business Manager | December 21, 2023

          Wreaths Across America is a national organization committed to honoring and paying respects to veterans during the holiday season. The Milford community comes together annually to lay wreaths on the graves of local deceased veterans.            However, Milford is not the only...

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Outstanding Old State House: Journalism Students listening to their tour guide at the old state house, learning tons of new information.

Boston Field Trip Recap

“Wicked Awesome” Things We Did in Boston
Elle Philpott and Kelsey Kiely | December 6, 2023

          From a cool experience at Frozen the Musical to an exhilarating walk on the Boston Freedom Trail, the Foran United States History (U.S. History) and Journalism students gained a wide range of knowledge on their three-day field trip to Boston.            History teacher and chaperone...

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Goals in Guidance: Guidance office with many college banners and forms. October 17, 2023.

Affirmative Action in America

Elle Philpott and Kelsey Kiely | November 16, 2023

           Only 57% of the Foran community knows what affirmative action is, including those who are currently in the process of applying to college according to a recent poll. To cut to the chase, according to the New York Times affirmative action is defined as the practice or policy of favoring...

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Yelling in Yellow: The student section wearing yellow/gold to support Alex’s Lemonade Stand, September 8, 2023.

[Photo] Taking A Stand Against Childhood Cancer

Elle Philpott and Kelsey Kiely | September 28, 2023

Yelling in Yellow: The student section wearing yellow/gold to support Alex’s Lemonade Stand, September 8, 2023.

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Difference of a Year: Cass and Ted Philpott a year after the attacks getting married, October 19, 2002

Remembering 9/11

A recount of the 9/11 Attacks from a Connecticut Mother
Elle Philpott, Social Media and Business Manager | September 15, 2023

           At 8:46 AM on September 11, 2001 the first plane hit the World Trade Center’s North tower beginning the events that will never be forgotten to this day. As people around the world remember those who have passed or honor those who served or helped on that day, it is important to remember...

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Wrestling Star Seniors: Senior wrestlers pose for a photo before their Senior Night wrestling match. February 4, 2023.

Senior Sports’ Send Offs

A Look Into the Athletics’ Senior Nights
Maia Matula and Elle Philpott | May 18, 2023

          Senior night is the biggest tradition for senior athletes, and recognizes the senior student athletes at Foran.            Senior Night is a popular event that many parents, family, friends, teammates and peers look forward to supporting and honoring the seniors for their accomplishments....

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Snap A Pic: Foran students visiting Gulf Beach at sunset on a summer evening and capture images of the beautiful view, July 26, 2022.

History of the High School Hangout Hub

Gulf Beach Past vs. Present
Elle Philpott and Maia Matula | March 16, 2023

          Gulf Beach is the epicenter of activity in the Milford community, ranging from its infamous activities like watching the sunset, going on beach drives, making many meaningful memories and even becoming a vacation spot for tourists. However, the history of this familiar beach seems untold...

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A Furry Friend:  Barney, the shelter’s six month resident dog out of his kennel, January 12, 2023.

A Pet’s Second Chance at Life

Maia Matula and Elle Philpott | February 12, 2023

          “There are five homeless animals on the street for every one homeless human,” according to            Animal Control centers around the country help to get these animals off the streets and supply them with food and warmth until they can find a permanent family....

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Songs while Studying: Students in the TLC listening to music while hard at work on their studies, (Juniors: Isabella Sanchez, Nora Hayes, and Mackenzie Posey) December 14, 2022.

Music on the Mind

What’s Trending Musically Among Students in 2022?
Maia Matula and Elle Philpott | January 23, 2023

           2022 consisted of various types of music that suited everyone's unique tastes. Rock, pop, rap, and country are just some of the genres that Foran students experimented with. Every student has a unique style that fits their personality with favorite artists ranging from Olivia Rodrigo...

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2022 NHS Induction Ceremony: Members getting sworn into NHS in the Joseph A. Foran auditorium, April 26, 2022.

Academic Achievers Advance into the National Honor Society

Elle Philpott and Kelsey Kiely | December 5, 2022

          The National Honor Society (NHS) at Foran High School is a prestigious organization advised by Mrs. Jacyln Deloma and Mr. Frank Tupka. NHS is focused upon leadership, academics, service, and character. Currently, the Foran chapter consists of 68 students who strive to contribute to the...

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Crumbl Location Exterior: Brand new Milford Crumbl in the Milford Marketplace, October 13, 2022.

“Hi, Welcome to Crumbl”

Elle Philpott and Kasen Lanese | November 1, 2022

          Entering Crumbl, customers are greeted by the many workers baking fresh cookies day in, and day out. Located in the Milford Marketplace on the Boston Post Road, Crumbl Cookies opened on September 22, bringing tasty treats close to home.          Recently, Crumbl has been sweeping...

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