The Wessex Wire

The Student News Site of West Essex Regional High School

The Wessex Wire

The Wessex Wire

Francesca Loffredo

Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor

Francesca Loffredo is a Senior Chief News & Features Editor for the 2022-2023 Wessex Wire. She plays tennis and softball for the West Essex team. Francesca loves hanging out with her friends and family, and spending time at the beach.

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As graduation approaches, seniors are unsure where they want to spend their next four years.

NEWS COMMENTARY: Ignoring reputation yields best college decision

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
January 30, 2024
On Nov. 28, AP Research students got the opportunity to speak about their ongoing research projects.

Symposium enables students to share research

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
November 21, 2023

Students voice school concerns at open forum meetings

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
October 18, 2023
English teacher Steve Siragusa earned his teaching credentials while doubling as a custodian at West Essex.

Siragusa brings custodial experience to teaching

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
April 6, 2023

“Titanic” movie swims back in theaters 25 years late

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
April 6, 2023
West Essex Region Students, (from left) : Aidan Leifer, Gianna Lodato, Jake Linnett and Dante Ragusa

West Essex sends 12 student musicians to Regions

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
March 6, 2023

Parkland, Fla., shooter finally faces sentencing

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
January 9, 2023
Marching makes for a memorable Thanksgiving

Marching makes for a memorable Thanksgiving

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
January 9, 2023

Gunman kills 2 in shooting at a St. Louis high school

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
November 16, 2022
Phone jails aim to limit 
distractions in the classroom, administration said.

Administration implements policies for 2022-23 school year

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
November 1, 2022

Students give back through fall fundraisers

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
October 31, 2022
Queen Elizabeth II, in June of 2019, welcoming visitors into Buckingham Palace. A remembrance of Queen Elizabeth, and how her legacy will be spread across the globe.

The death of Queen Elizabeth II shocks the globe

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
September 29, 2022
Nurse Vanessa Rivera. who started her job this year, aims to bring mindfulness to the practice.

Bringing spirituality into the nurse’s office

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
June 17, 2022
Rachel Levine attends Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism conference.

Wire editor picked to represent N.J. at journalism event

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
June 17, 2022
Sam Prince announced the fifth pick at the NFL Draft where the New York Giants selected Kayvon Thibodeaux.

Sam Prince represents W.E. in NFL Draft

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
June 16, 2022
School Spotlight for spring 2022

[Video] School Spotlight for spring 2022

By Staff report
June 15, 2022
Oh So Pleasing

Oh So Pleasing

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
January 12, 2022
Learning consultant reflects on lifetime love of learning

Learning consultant reflects on lifetime love of learning

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
November 22, 2021
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine gets OK for kids ages 5-11

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine gets OK for kids ages 5-11

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
November 18, 2021
West Essex honors Hispanic Heritage month through daily morning announcements.

West Essex Honors Hispanic Heritage Month

By Francesca Loffredo, Senior Chief News and Features Editor
November 16, 2021
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