Cheerleading State Competition

Cheerleading State Competition

February 6, 2018


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Girls bowling places second at Regionals

Girls bowling places second at Regionals

Malcolm Watson, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2018


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This past weekend the girls bowling team took second place overall at Regionals. Individually, Gaby Silva placed third while Taylor Bell took fourth place. Sectionals will be held on Sat February 10. Coach Laura Bertermann, who has coached bowling for 24 years, looks back over the teams overall and...

Special Olympics basketball qualifies for State

Special Olympics basketball qualifies for State

Nadia Hernandez, Staff Reporter

February 3, 2018


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North makes history with the Special Olympics basketball team going to State. On March 16, the team will head to Bloomington, IL, to compete with other teams Coaches Katherine Young and Elizabeth Hauser have worked hard since October to teach their team about the basics of the game and teamwork. “From...

Winter Guard Showcase

February 2, 2018


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Grayslake North hosts Winter Guard Showcase

Grayslake North hosts Winter Guard Showcase

Morgan Buckley, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2018


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Three schools in the NLCC came to Grayslake North to perform a showcase to hear feedback from judges. North guard students got to see all the other school’s students perform and vice versa. “Honestly it kind of motivates me because it gives me not only someone to perform for but like reminds me...

Academic Team places first in NLCC

Academic Team places first in NLCC

Isabel Kregel, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2018


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Grayslake North’s very own Academic Team placed first in the NLCC Competition at Lakes High School on Jan. 24. The Academic Team competes in tournament style competitions of trivia knowledge with six different categories: Math, Science, Fine Art, Social Studies, Literature, and Miscellaneous. “I...

Students express creativity at Coffee House

Students express creativity at Coffee House

Brittany Jones, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2017


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Many talented students performed at the Coffee House in the Black Box on Friday, December 8. The coffee house was put on by the school’s literary club, led by English teachers Jamie Foate and Stephanie Church. “My band and I performed in last year’s coffee house as well as this year. The en...

Students play basketball at half-time of Windy City Bulls game

Students play basketball at half-time of Windy City Bulls game

Isaiah McIntyre, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2017


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The Special Olympics team for Grayslake North had an opportunity to play during half-time for the Windy City Bulls. The team played last Wednesday, December 6, at 10:00 a.m. Many students and staff were able to attend and cheer on the team. “Playing in front of those people was really fun,”...

Psychology Club arranges No Stress Fest

Psychology Club arranges No Stress Fest

Grace Marino, Executive Editor

December 5, 2017


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In order to plan No Stress Fest, Psychology Club works vigorously for about five or six weeks in order to plan the week full of activities and de-stressing for students. No Stress Fest was created three years ago. On the first day there was therapy dogs followed by art day on Tuesday. Wednesday there...

Knights in Shining Armor

Knights in Shining Armor

Claire Armstrong, staff reporter

December 5, 2017


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Seniors Erin McBriarty and Alexis Pascascio won awards for the work they have done for communities in need. McBriarty is the winner of the Philanthropic Youth of Today award, and Pascascio was nominated for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Award. McBriarty was awarded the...

Green Room Theatre presents Student Showcase

Green Room Theatre presents  Student Showcase

Hannah Krischak, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2017


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The Green Room Theater was preparing for the Student Showcase that had opened on November 30 and then ran December 1 and 2. The students prepared by having rehearsals four days a week, doing voice lessons and working extremely hard to create their own piece of theater and something they can make their ow...

PSP collects 15,000 pounds of food

PSP collects 15,000 pounds of food

Courtney Mettler, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2017


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Students and staff collected over 15,000 pounds of food in the annual PSP food drive to help local organizations. Public Service Practicum put together the food drive to help people struggling during this holiday season. Their goal was to raise as much nonperishable and canned food as possible, with help from ...

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