The School Newspaper of Winston Churchill High School.

The Observer

The School Newspaper of Winston Churchill High School.

The Observer

The School Newspaper of Winston Churchill High School.

The Observer

2020-2021 Staff

Jessica Klein

Jessica Klein is a Senior and the Assistant Arts Editor for the Observer. In her freetime she dances ballet for The Washington School of Ballet. But when shes not in the studios you can find her hanging out with friends or watch...

Justin Greenzaid

Justin Greenzaid

Justin Greenzaid is a senior and a Sports Editor for The Churchill Observer. Justin plays for the boys lacrosse team and was a part of the State Championship winning team in 2022. In his free time Justin enjoys playing golf, ten...

Caroline Zhou

Caroline Zhou is an Assistant Photo Manager for the Observer. She is in her second year of journalism and part of the class of 2023. In her free time, she enjoys watching Netflix, hanging out with her friends, and listening to ...

Ryan Weiner

Ryan Weiner

Ryan Weiner is a part of the class of 2023 and is the Editor-in-Chief of the Churchill Observer. This is his fourth year taking journalism. Outside of the Observer, Ryan enjoys playing baseball, watching movies and writing fo...

Rachel Mattison

Rachel Mattison

Rachel is a senior and excited to be part of The Observer this year. She loves chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream, traveling and spending time with her friends. Her favorite TV show is anything trashy reality and her favorit...

Jordan Pashkoff

Jordan Pashkoff

Jordan is a senior and the Print Editor-in-Chief of The Observer. Her favorite TV show is “The O.C.” and “One Tree Hill.” In her spare time, Jordan loves reading and listening to music, specifically Harry Styles, Phoe...

Melissa Redlich

Melissa Redlich

Melissa Redlich is a senior and the Features Editor for The Churchill Observer. This is her fourth year taking journalism. When she is not editing articles, Melissa is either playing volleyball, hanging out with her friends, or...

Liam Klein

Liam Klein

Liam Klein is a senior and the Opinions Editor for The Observer. This is his fourth year taking journalism and he is the longest tenured member of The Observer. Outside of The Observer, Liam enjoys playing baseball, basketball,...

Aaron Simon

Aaron Simon is the Photo Manager for the Observer. He is in his 2nd year of journalism and a 2021 Senior. He loves to cook, play sports, and eat. His favorite sport is baseball, his favorite food to cook and eat are ribs. Whe...

Jack Gans

Jack Gans

Jack Gans is a senior and the Social Media Manager for The Churchill Observer. Jack likes to run XC and is also a photographer. In his free time he plays sports with friends, lifts, bikes and works at Lifetime Daycare. His favor...

Elijah Savett

Elijah Savett is a senior and Observations editor for the Observer. This is his third year on staff, and he’s excited to have this position for the 2021-2022 school year. Elijah enjoys playing basketball with his friends and...

Quinn Cook

Quinn Cook is a part of WCHS’s class of 2021 and one of the News Editors for the Observer. Outside of school he loves to be active, outdoors and playing baseball for WCHS among other sports with friends. Quinn also loves his ...

Olivia Yasharoff

Olivia Yasharoff is a senior and one of the Print Editors-In-Chief. This is her fourth year taking journalism. In her free time she loves to paint with watercolors, watch sitcoms and go thrifting. She is very excited for her fin...

Jasper Bernstein

Jasper Bernstein is an Observations Editor for the Observer. Jasper is a member of the class of 2022. In his free time, Jasper enjoys spending time with his friends, watching football and quarantining from COVID-19. This is h...

Ela Jalil

Ela Jalil is a senior and the Online Editor-In-Chief. This is her fourth year taking journalism. Outside of the Observer, Ela enjoys advocacy work, and is an officer of the English Honors Society. Ela loves watching rom-coms and sit-coms (es...

Maya Bhattiprolu

Maya Bhattiprolu is a senior and the Copy Editor for the Observer. This is her fourth year taking journalism.When she is not writing for the Observer, you can find her running for the cross country and track team at Churchill. Sh...

Jeremy Fredricks

Jeremy Fredricks is a senior and one of the Print Editors-in-Chief for The Churchill Observer. He’s in his fourth year of Journalism. Previously, he served as the Copy Editor, Assistant Opinions Editor and Staff Writer. He’s...

Ella Kaminsky

Ella Kaminsky is one of the Opinions Editors for the Observer. She is a part of the class of 2021. When she is not editing articles, you can find her hanging out with her friends, listening to music or taking a run with her dog...

Austin Vinner

Austin Vinner is the News Editor for the Churchill Observer. He is a senior at Winston Churchill High School in the graduating class of 2022. In his free time he enjoys watching shows on Netflix and sleeping. He likes working ...

Emily Zhang

Emily Zhang is a senior and one of the Features Editors for the Observer. Apart from taking Journalism for the third year at Churchill, she is also a part of DECA. In her free time she enjoys hand lettering, binging movies and ...

Nur Yavuz

Nur Yavuz is a senior and the Social Media Manager for the Churchill Observer. In her fourth year of Journalism, Nur is up to get bubble tea any day of the week, and can’t say no to grabbing food with friends. When she is not w...

Ava Freeman

Ava Freeman is a senior and the Online Editor-in-Chief for the Observer. In addition to writing for her school newspaper, Ava is on the WCHS cheer team and is a member of the ambassador club. In her free time she enjoys hanging...

Charley Hutton

Charley Hutton is a member of the class of 2021 at WCHS and one of the Advertisements and Subscriptions Managers. In the fall, she plays soccer, and in the winter and spring she runs track as a sprinter and hurdler. She can b...

Trevor Gardemal

Trevor Gardemal is a senior and the Observer’s Social Media Manager. He is a member of both Tech Crew and SGA. When he’s not spending too much time on twitter, Trevor likes to spend his time listening to music and baking. ...

Ally Salzberg

Ally Salzberg is one of the Opinions Editors for the Observer. She is part of the class of 2021. When she is not in school you can find her hanging out with her friends, walking her dogs, or working out.   ...

Andrew Chan

Andrew Chan is a senior on the Observer. He is one of the print Editors-In-Chief. When he is not editing articles he is most likely relaxing, playing basketball, or playing videogames with his friends. He enjoys watching Netflix and ...

Allison Jacobs

Allison Jacobs is one of the Editors-in-Chief for the Observer. She is part of the class of 2021. She loves spending time with her friends and her dog Taco, playing field hockey and making TikToks. Her favorite shows include Avatar: ...

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