The Smoke Signal

Interview featuring ‘Life with Layla’ directors and cast

Interview featuring ‘Life with Layla’ directors and cast

Hailey Migdal and Julia Chiola

November 24, 2019

Pascack Valley 2008 alum Ken Spooner’s 2019 documentary “Life with Layla” was screened and sponsored by The Smoke Signal as a fundraiser for the film to gain a national audience on Nov. 5. The documentary was shown and followed by a Q & A with the cast, producers, and directors of the f...

Teachers Take On Teen Slang

Teachers Take On Teen Slang

Julia Chiola and Hailey Migdal

May 21, 2019

Pascack Valley teachers, Bill Rawson, Michela Piccolini, Russ Grier, and Leah Jerome take on popular teen slang words. ...

A look inside the Bro Squad

A look inside the Bro Squad

Julia Chiola and Hailey Migdal

May 9, 2019

The Bro Squad is an all-male acapella choir group at Pascack Valley. This video gives an inside look at the Bro Squad choir group and its members. Amanda Miller has temporarily stepped in as director for Argine Safari, PV choir teacher and Tri-M Music Honor Society Adviser, who is currently working in...

Teachers Take On: Valentine’s Day

Teachers Take On: Valentine’s Day

Hailey Migdal and Julia Chiola

February 21, 2019

This is the second of an ongoing series called Teachers Take On by Hailey Migdal and Julia Chiola. This series will feature beloved teachers from PV as they attempt to take on popular teenage trends....

What High Schoolers Are Wearing: Part 1

What High Schoolers Are Wearing: Part 1

Rachel Cohen and Kayla Barry

January 14, 2019

"What High Schoolers Are Wearing" will be a reoccurring series on The Smoke Signal. These videos will consist of Pascack Valley students and faculty members describing their outfit and where they got their clothes and accessories from.  ...

Teachers Take On: Snapchat

Teachers Take On: Snapchat

Hailey Migdal and Julia Chiola

December 7, 2018

This is the first of an ongoing series called Teachers Take On by Hailey Migdal and Julia Chiola. This series will feature beloved teachers from PV as they attempt to take on popular teenage trends.  ...

Reel Talk: Episode Three

Reel Talk: Episode Three

Matt Ricciardi and Jake Lutz

June 7, 2018

In this episode of  Reel Talk, junior Matt Ricciardi and sophomore Jake Lutz review the short-film series "Cropsey" that was created by PV senior Casey Lewis and Video Production teacher Mr. Michael Sherman....

Reel Talk: Episode Two

Reel Talk: Episode Two

Jake Lutz, Matt Ricciardi, and Erik Manino

June 4, 2018

Reel Talk is a new segment on The Smoke Signal created by Jake Lutz, Matt Ricciardi, and Erik Mannino. There will  be new videos every week in which Lutz and Ricciardi review new films....

May the Fourth be with you

May the Fourth be with you

Erik Manino and Jake Lutz

May 4, 2018

Pascack Valley High School's Official News Site: Where there's smoke, there's fire.
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