History of Halloween

Brain Kenebrew, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2019

ny people at North are excited for the trick or treating and the family festivities. Many students like senior Jack Winters, “[remembers] trick or treating as a kid,” and many staff are like Rob Nicoletti who “ [enjoys] taking his kids trick or treating and celebrating with my family.” Why...

Campaigns celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2019

Miranda Rogina, News and Sports Editor

November 7, 2019

Breast Cancer Awareness month is here, and GNHS wants their students to be aware of certain ways students can make a difference. To make a difference, students can start with very simple tasks such as joining walks or 5Ks. Spreading awareness for breast cancer is important because it reduces the stigma...

Students, faculty raise cultural awareness

Nadia Hernandez, Co- Executive Editor

November 7, 2019

As people celebrated Halloween season, students were advised to remain aware of cultural appropriation. This is when someone takes aspects from one culture and uses it without knowing the full history and meaning. Many large costume brands will sell costumes that are offensive to minority groups. Examples...

Gym classes offer self-defense training

Rebekah Moncivaiz, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

There is a self-defense class offered during some gym periods for girls. This class is run by Carolyn Gaffke, physical education and certified self-defense teacher, who will be showing girls how to defend themselves in dangerous situations. “It’s a really great course for all women to take,” Gaffke...

Students visit colleges

Michelle Szul, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

The accumulating juniors and seniors have known the stress of choosing what they want to do after high school, whether that is going to college or not. For the students who have decided that they want to go to college, there are college visits that can be set up through the school program in order to...

Paying for college

Maggie Walker, Sports Editor

November 6, 2019

College is something a lot of people want to have under their belt. Weather they need it for the field they want to go into or not, a lot of people go to college, but how many people can actually afford all of their schooling without help? Today’s cost of college can lead up into tens of thousands ...

New trainer comes to Grayslake North

Isaiah McIntyre, Sports Editor

November 6, 2019

New athletic trainer, Evan Schlanser, is pumped about being the new trainer at Grayslake North and being able to be in a fun population to work with student athletes who are working toward the same goal. Schlanser is an Ohio native and is an avid Browns and Packer fan. He grew up in Ohio most of his...

Students take gap year

Ashley Greene, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

Following high school, the recent graduate Alyssa Greene decided to take a gap year to ensure her financial stability and find out what her true passion was. “For kids who don’t know what they want to do, (a gap year is a good idea). If you’re thinking about doing a trade or in a really bad financial...

Wie es ist eine Gastschwester zu sein

Wie es ist eine Gastschwester zu sein

Morgan Buckley, Deutch Drei

November 6, 2019

Eine Austauschschülerin aus Deutschland hat bei meiner Familie gewohnt. Es war schön sie bei uns zu Hause zu haben. Meine neue Freundin, Neele, aus Deutschland hat immer auf Englisch mit mir gesprochen. Die Austauschschüler konnten sehr gut Englisch sprechen aber die Meisten wollten nicht. Neele hat...

Student creates haunted hallway

Danielle Broege, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

This year, senior Nick Broege did a haunted hallway during STEAM night. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math and more. Nick Broege, the creator of the haunted hallway, came up with this idea to tie into the Art aspect of STEAM. He has been collecting his own Halloween decor, designing a...

Le Club Français de Grayslake North

Le Club Français de Grayslake North

Kelechi Akalaonu, Jacquelyn Straten, et Jonathan Li

November 6, 2019

Bonjour!! GET EXCITED parce que Grayslake North va avoir une semaine de français. Nous célébrons une semaine de Français parce que la culture est très importante. La langue est très facile et la plus intéressante du monde, à nos avis. La culture est belle et plein de romance et mystère. Par...

Las clases de español fueron a ver un espectáculo

Karla Alvarez, honores de cultura y comunicación

November 6, 2019

Las clases de español planearon la excursión como hace tres semanas aproximadamente para ir a ver el show en español en una escuela de Milwaukee. Llegó el día de la excursión y todos los estudiantes que íbamos nos reunimos en la cafetería para chequear que todos estábamos listo para irnos de...

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