2018-2019 Staff

Gianna Campanaro

Treasurer

Gianna Campanaro is a Junior at East Rockaway Jr./Sr. High School. She has been a member of The Gull since Freshman year and is currently Treasurer.  She is also a part of SADD or Student’s Against Destructive Decisions, Stage De...

Laura Millar

Staff Writer

Laura Millar is a senior at East Rockaway High School. She’s involved in Quiz Bowl, National Honor Society, Rock Rivalry, Jazz Band, Student Council, and Yearbook. She also plays Varsity Soccer and Varsity Badminton. Laura en...

Elizabeth Ruggiero

Staff Writer

Elizabeth Ruggiero is a 7th grade student who is a part of The Gull. She loves art, photography, and writing. She is also a cheerleader for the Middle School Cheer. She is the baby of the family. She loves fashion and hopes to...

Emily Ramos

Staff Writer

Emily Ramos is a junior from East Rockaway High School. Ramos has a passion for creativity and individuality that she expresses through art; joining The Gull has allowed her to share this passion with others. Ramos is involved i...

Stephanie DeAngelis

Staff Writer

Stephanie DeAngelis is in 7th grade. She joined The Gull because she loves to write, read and draw. In her elementary years, she won the Winter Writing Contest in 2nd, 3rd, 5th, and 6th grade.  In 6th grade, Ms. Terranova came t...

Olivia Yagnisis

Staff Writer

Olivia Yagnisis, former Rhame Avenue student, has just started 7th grade. She plays the open holed flute and she can play the piccolo. Olivia loves the arts , she used to play for Nassau Suffolk Youth Band but now she plays for...

Zara Soofizada

Staff Writer

Zara Soofizada is a 7th grader who is 12 years old. Her birthday is in her favorite season, the fall. She has a December birthday and it is coming up in two months. Her favorite color is mustard yellow and she likes floral pri...

Michael Mahoney

Staff Writer

Michael Mahoney is a 7th grader at East Rockaway Junior High. His favorite sport team is the New York Yankees, and he watches the game almost everyday. His interests are sports, video games, and finance. His is training for a...

Joseph Romano

Staff Writer

Joseph Romano is a seventh grader at East Rockaway High School.  This is Joseph's first year being a part of the East Rockaway Gull and he is excited to start writing.  Joseph plays alto saxophone in the band. He is also a membe...

Jordan Lu

Staff Writer

Jordan Lu is a 7th grader and a member of the East Rockaway Gull, he is interested in Math and other challenging topics. He has a love for any kind of puzzles, reading, and creative writing. Jordan is also involved with Middle...

Peter Kaplan

Staff Writer

Peter Kaplan is a seventh grade student who graduated from  Centre Avenue Elementary School. He enjoys hanging out with his friends, watching YouTube, and recently became interested in drawing and decorating his art....

Emily McLaughlin

Staff Writer

Emily McLaughlin is a freshmen at East Rockaway jr./sr. High school, and this is her first year as a writer for The Gull. In addition to The Gull, she is a member of quiz bowl, student council, and National Junior Honor Socie...

Madeleine Prucha

Staff Writer

Madeleine Prucha is a freshman at East Rockaway High School.  She loves to compete with her gymnastics team, play the cello, be with friends and family, play with her dog, and write poems and short stories.  She also belongs to ...

Anthony Romano

Co-President

Anthony Romano is a junior in high school and this is his fifth year as a member of The Gull.  He enjoys writing about school events, sports, and music. Anthony plays percussion in band and has been playing drums since 4th gra...

Samantha LaChiana

Co-President

Samantha LaChiana is a Junior at East Rockaway High School. She first joined us at The Gull four years ago when she began seventh grade at ERHS. She joined The Gull because of her interest in writing and a possible future career in...

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