Lyceum Academy’s Haunted House discontinued after years of scares

Lyceum Academy’s Haunted House discontinued after years of scares
NHHS Lyceum Haunted House is ready to serve up scares this Halloween. (Source: NHHS Lyceum Haunted House)

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - For years, students in New Hanover High School’s Lyceum Academy took delight in scaring people to raise money for various charities. This year, however, the Haunted House fundraiser has been discontinued.

According to a post on Facebook, changes have been made in the academy’s fundraising goals. “We have some new ideas int he works,” the post reads.

The Lyceum Academy will be discontinuing the Haunted House fundraiser due to changes in our fundraising goals. It has...

Posted by NHHS Lyceum Haunted House on Friday, October 11, 2019

The Lyceum Haunted House was seemingly a Halloween staple in the Port City. Each year, the house portrayed a different theme.

Students would work together to create the concept, design and build the sets, write the scripts, and participate in all roles of the haunted house.

Here’s a look at one of the final trailers for the Lyceum Haunted House event in 2018:

Unleashed Sneak Peek 2018

Here is a new Sneak Peek of “Unleashed” opening this weekend! Tag your group! It isn’t safe to walk through these woods alone!

Posted by NHHS Lyceum Haunted House on Monday, October 8, 2018

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