The Hilltopper

2021-2022 Staff

Ms. Yaeger
Adviser

Ms. Yaeger

Kasuni Wickramasinghe
Editor-in-chief

Kasuni Wickramasinghe

Kasuni is a senior at Morris Hills, and has been a member of the Hilltopper for the past three years. She is also on the varsity swim and track teams at Hills. 

Assistant Editor

Neel Godbole

Miranda Kawiecki
Assistant Editor

Miranda Kawiecki

Miranda Kawiecki is a sophomore at Morris Hills. When she is not doing schoolwork, she enjoys writing stories, listening to music, and over-analyzing bad movies. Apart from the Hilltopper, she is a member of Leo Club, Jazz Band...

Olivia Lin
Layout Editor

Olivia Lin

Olivia Lin is a senior at the Academy for Math, Science, and Engineering and this is her third year drawing cartoons for the Hilltopper. She is on the girls swim team and runs distance for the spring track team. In her free time, s...

Christopher Tava
Copy Editor

Christopher Tava

Chris is a sophomore at Morris Hills and it is his second year on the Hilltopper staff. In his free time, he seeks to improve his journalistic abilities by reading and integrating himself more inside of the Morris Hills community....

Ivan Gomez
Distribution Director

Ivan Gomez

My name is Ivan Gómez. I am a sophomore at Morris Hills High School, and love what I do. I write, play the trumpet, and sing in choir. It is a pleasure to work with so many talented individuals every day. I also play Rugby, a...

Isha Dandekar
Distribution Director

Isha Dandekar

My name is Isha Dandekar, and I am the distribution director and a senior at the Academy for Math, Science, and Engineering. I love writing political articles and detailing school news, but my passion is watching and reviewing movie...

Contributing Writer

Emma Zhang

Emma Zhang is a sophomore at Hills who enjoys writing about school activities and social issues. Clubs she is a part of in MHHS include HOPE Club and Project Lead; outside of school, she swims and plays performance piano. ...

Moses Yang
Contributing Writer

Moses Yang

Hello! My name is Moses Yang and I am a junior at the Academy for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering. I am a member of the Morris Hills Marching Band and also a member of the Morris Hills Fencing Team. My favorite book is The A...

Photographer

Raymond Sanabria

I'm a photographer, and a junior here at Morris Hills. I enjoy taking photos of landscapes, but photographing for the newspaper is also very interesting for me! 

Priyanka Patel
Contributing Writer

Priyanka Patel

Priyanka is currently a 9th grader at Morris Hill High School. She enjoys writing about international affairs. When she’s not in school, she enjoys playing softball and participating in Model United Nations. ...

Divya Loganathan
Contributing Writer

Divya Loganathan

Hi everyone! I’m Divya Loganathan, a freshman in the Magnet Program for Math and Science at Morris Hills High School. I have a younger brother, and I live in Parsippany. Some things I enjoy are badminton, reading, photography...

Contributing Writer

Ayah Khamis

Hello! My name is Ayah Khamis. I am a junior and am part of the Magnet program. I enjoy listening to music and reading in my free time :)

Naveena Godfrey
Contributing Writer

Naveena Godfrey

My name is Naveena Godfrey and I am a junior in the Academy of Math, Science and Engineering!  This is my second year in the school newspaper club, and I have both written articles and drawn cartoons for the Hilltopper.  In my fre...

Sejal Butala
Contributing Writer

Sejal Butala

Hello there! I am Sejal Butala from the Academy of Math, Science, and Engineering, and I live in Parsippany! I love to play video games, play music (I play the flute and piano), and eat my favorite food in the entire world, pizza! I h...

Sathvik Medapati
Contributing Writer

Sathvik Medapati

Hi! My name is Sathvik Medapati. I am a senior at Morris Hills and I love to write. I have always been interested in writing stories since a young age but I have only been able to pursue my passion for writing as a hobby. I hope ...

Rebecca Harelick
Contributing Writer

Rebecca Harelick

A non-binary person who likes to read, write and create. Raven is a junior this year and is in band. They wish to be in a music career when they get older. They can sing and dance as well as help doing handy work. They’ve wri...

Jessica Gordimer
Photographer

Jessica Gordimer

I am Jessica Gordimer; I love playing sports and making things. In my free time I like to take photos! I am a Senior AVID and GT student at Morris Hills.

Activate Search
Staff