The EHHS Comet Staff

The Comet staff is comprised of editors-in-chief, section editors, writers, and a faculty advisor who work as a team to investigate and report on EHHS and East Haven news. The faculty advisor and instructor is Ms. Emilia Caturano.

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Adira DeMatteo

Editor in Chief

Adira DeMatteo is a senior at EHHS and Vice President of the EHHS Drama Club. She is also a member of the National Honor Society, and plans on going to school for a degree in Communication Disorders, which she will then use to get her doctorate degree in Speech Pathology.

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Jade Ahumada

Editor in Chief

Jade is a senior at East Haven High School. Taking on the position of Editor-in-Chief for The Comet, Jade is excited to help her community gain easy access to news and information they may need. She cannot wait to work alongside her fellow writers and watch The Comet grow.

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Kevin Phan

Sports Editor & Reporter

Kevin has been a student in EHHS for 4 years. He enjoys playing sports and video games. His hobbies include collecting merchandise and watching anime. When he gets out of high school, he would like to travel to Japan.

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Chau Ngo

Art & Photography Editor

Chau has been a student in EHHS for 3 years. She is Vietnamese and has been in America for 6 years. Her hobbies include listening to Kpop (mainly BTS), eating, and sleeping. Her goal in life is to live it easy with no troubles.

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Faith Papa

Features and Social Media/Website

Faith Papa is a sophomore at East Haven High School. She is the secretary of the class of 2024 and a feature and social media editor for the school newspaper, The Comet.

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Makeiya Randall


Makieya is a reporter for The Comet and has attended EHHS for all four years of high school. Outside of school she works with animals and young children.

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Emma Szewc

News Editor

Em is a senior at East Haven High School. She is involved in both soccer and track, and is the news editor for The Comet. Out of school, she enjoys reading and listening to music. She plans on attending college in the northeast, and is interested in the healthcare field.

Omari Daniels

Omari is a senior at East Haven High School. Omari in charge of Fashion Forward, out of school he enjoys spending time with family and keeping up with current fashion trends.

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Kayla DeLuca

Kayla is a sophomore at EHHS, Class of 2024. She is a dedicated gamer and an aspiring graphic designer and YouTuber. She is a proud member of the EHHS community and wants to spread her positivity far and wide. "Live Life to the Fullest"