Fine arts celebrated at MUSE festival

Fine arts celebrated at MUSE festival

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

May 4, 2018


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The music program, visual arts, and theatre program got together to participate in North’s art festival, MUSE, a celebration of the fine and performing arts, on April 11. “I think it is really important for fine arts to be recognised especially in a school setting and here at North. It is really...

Special Olympics team places fourth at State

Special Olympics team places fourth at State

Morgan Buckley, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2018


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The Special Olympics basketball team finished fourth at State after winning first in the qualifying tournament. “State is the same as any other tournament. There was a winning bracket and a consolation bracket. There were other activities for the athletes as well, food, laser tag, bags, volleyball...

Green Room puts on winter musical, “Into the Woods”

Green Room puts on winter musical, “Into the Woods”

Katie Santa, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2018


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Green Room Theatre Company produced a spring musical called “Into The Woods.” “Into The Woods” is about how a curse on the baker and his wife cause them to loose their children. Three days before the rise of the blue moon, they explore the forest and end up finding the ingrediants that will reverse the...

The Big Game brings school together

The Big Game brings school together

Michelle Jimenez, Features Editor

March 20, 2018


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North hosted the annual Big Game against the Wauconda Bulldogs in the fieldhouse as part of an all school assembly on March 9, 2018. “[What we did to prepare] was we’ve been practicing since October, and the students have participated in games and tournaments along the way. The athletes also got...

Science Olympiad advances to State

Science Olympiad advances to State

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

March 20, 2018


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This year, Science Olympiad placed second at their Regional competition on March 10 and will be moving on to the State competition this year on April 28. Science Olympiad moved on from their invitational at Loyola Academy on February 3, and now they have earned second and will be moving on again...

LSU holds annual soccer tournament

LSU holds annual soccer tournament

Blake Barreca, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2018


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  LSU (Latinos Stand Up) held the annual soccer tournament for the 10th year in a row on Feb. 15. “We first advertised and put out permission slip packets for students and faculty to create teams of four, and they were all due by our meeting on that day,” said co-sponsor Cynthia Karabush. While...

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 recent ac...

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...

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