Drastic actions effect environment

Maggie Walker, Sports Editor

November 6, 2019

In today’s society, it could possibly be viewed as Millennials and Generation Z are caring more for the Earth, more than other generations. With the fad of metal straws to using toothbrushes made of wood, people have been doing what they think is best for the environment and way of life. “Right...

German exchange students come to North

Morgan Buckley, News Editor

November 6, 2019

German exchange students came to North to help learn English and understand the culture better. Every year, students from Germany and Spain visit North. Students are encouraged to host an exchange student. “It’s really easy to do, and it’s a lot of fun. I now have many friends in Germany and...

Movie nights celebrate different cultures

Natalie Smith, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

The movie nights celebrating heritage months are improving students’ knowledge on culture and are making the schools a better environment. The idea of playing these movies came from Knights Way. They wanted more people to get the opportunity to see how other heritages go through life and to see challenges...

Top Knight created to be more inclusive

Gracie Schultz, Co-Executive Editor

November 6, 2019

For this school year, the annual Mr. GNHS has changed to Top Knight in hopes of continuing the school’s ideas of being inclusive to all. “The National Honor Society thought the show would be more fun and inclusive if females and males were allowed to participate, especially since there are many...

Marching Band competes at University of Illinois Championships

Marching Band competes at University of Illinois Championships

Bryan Angeles, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2019

The Grayslake North Marching Knights earned second place at the University of Illinois Championships on Saturday, October 26, 2019. The band finished their marching season with this competition. “I think we did pretty good. We could’ve done better if we got to perform on the field,” said fre...

Psychology Club held kindness week for Social Studies Week

Ashley Greene, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2019

At GNHS, there are numerous amounts of week long events to celebrate different things. On the week before homecoming week, Psychology Club held kindness week for Social Studies Week.  According to Mrs.Dodd, the head of the Psychology Club, the club does “service or kindness to others to spread positi...

Choral Festival brings together Grayslake community

Alexis Rios Ayala, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2019

On Monday, October 21, the Grayslake Choral Festival brought together groups from Grayslake North, Grayslake Central, Grayslake Middle School, Park, and Palombi. The difference between the festival and your average choir concert is that this one has conjoined performances. All groups prepare the songs...

FAFSA Fest held to help students and parents

FAFSA Fest held to help students and parents

Nadia Hernandez, Co- Exceutive Editor

October 20, 2019

North counselors and Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC)  held a FAFSA Fest to provide one on one help to parents and students filling out the FAFSA form. The FAFSA form opened up on October 1st and will close on January 1st, and students are encouraged to fill it out as soon as possible. "The...

Journalism students honored at fall conference

Journalism students honored at fall conference

Rhiannon Swanson, Managing Editor

October 16, 2019

Newspaper, yearbook and broadcasting classes recently took a field trip to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater to participate in the Kettle Morain Press Association Fall Conference. While at KEMPA, students were able to attend sessions to learn more about varying topics of journalism. “The first ...

Annual Homecoming parade, game showcases school pride

Annual Homecoming parade, game showcases school pride

Natalie Smith, Staff Reporter

October 16, 2019

The annual Homecoming parade and game was last Friday, Oct. 4. The parade showed how creative each club and sport could really be as they showed pride in what they participate in at this school. After the parade, immediately started the Homecoming game. The game ended in the school’s se...

Annual Homecoming brings student involvement

Annual Homecoming brings student involvement

Gracie Schultz, Co-Executive Editor

October 12, 2019

The 2019 Homecoming assembly and Homecoming ‘Light up the Knight’ occurred Friday, October 4 and Saturday, October 5. Students were excited for the assembly and the dance all throughout the week. “I feel like the whole week everyone just gets excited. The spirit days in particular help, but th...

Annual powder puff game ends in 6-0 win for the juniors

Annual powder puff game ends in 6-0 win for the juniors

Bryan Angeles, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2019

The powder puff game, the long awaited annual girls vs girls football game, happened last Wednesday night.  The game was exciting with great plays throughout both halves. It went back and forth, but ultimately junior Emma Dusek had the game winning touchdown in the first half. It was a success wit...

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