Football has high hopes for State playoffs

Football has high hopes for State playoffs

Jake McCue, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The football team is attempting to make it to the 2014 Illinois State Playoffs with a new defense and other strong features. The Knights have made it to the playoffs the last two years but have been eliminated the first round both times. Putting in a new defense and returning their explosive offense...

Knight in Shining Armor

Knight in Shining Armor

Emily Smith, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2014


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Senior Trever Carter took a mission trip to Haiti with his youth group this past summer to help reconstruct a playground and to interact with the children there. Due to Carter’s strong desire to help others and his passionate attitude, he took a lot away from the experience. He’s looking to pu...

Students attend Great Debate

Students attend Great Debate

Yvette Rivera, Entertainment Editor

September 24, 2014


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After months of preparation, several students attended the National Hispanic Institute Midwest Great Debate at Augustana College and eight sophomores from GNHS qualified for nationals. Being at Augustana meant that the students participating had to make a strong commitment. Whether it meant cancelling plans o...

New addition increases space for athletics, culinary arts, and art classes

New addition increases space for athletics, culinary arts, and art classes

Lauren Velasco, News Editor

September 24, 2014


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                      The completion of the new additions provides more space for student athletic programs, art classes, and culinary art classes as well as improves the exterior look of the school. The beginning of the 2014-2015 school year brought significant change to the school. Stu...

Share America students arrive from Spain

Share America students arrive from Spain

Audrey Bauer, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2014


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Throughout the last month, students from Spain have been attending classes in high schools throughout the area, including Grayslake North, as part of the Share America program. Early this September, 15 high school age students traveled from various parts of Spain to visit Grayslake North High School...

Girls tennis takes season one match at a time

Girls tennis takes season one match at a time

Grace Marino, Staff Reporter

September 24, 2014


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The tennis team is halfway through their season. Their current conference record is 5-3, and they won fourth place at the annual Rams Invite on Sept. 13. “As a team, our goal is to be in the top half of our conference,” said varsity tennis coach of 10 years, Jill Tomasello. “One of my goals is...

Students travel to China, experience culture

Students travel to China, experience culture

Nick Gritsenko, Staff Editor

September 24, 2014


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On the China Trip over the summer, twenty eight students and four teacher chaperones experienced the delights of four chinese cities.  The group went to Beijing, Shanghai, Xian and Hong Kong to view shows, experience new and ethnic foods, and see great Chinese exhibits such as the Terracotta Warriors and the Great Wall. The group s...

North celebrates ten years of instruction

Ashley Rayan, Features Editor

September 23, 2014


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  On the tenth anniversary of the day Grayslake North opened their doors, faculty reflect on how far the school has come and how much more they wish to accomplish. To celebrate this event, staff have been given ten year commemorative t-shirts and are also working on a time capsule that will be buri...

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