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2022 homecoming dance.
GNHS-TV
Knights News: February 6, 2023
February 6, 2023

In this episode, reporters cover Indoor Track, Winter Guard, Knights Cafe, and more!

GNHS-TV
Knights News: January 27, 2023
Broadcast Journalism - 4th January 27, 2023

Staff engages in Deep Equity training
Natalie Smith, Executive Editor • December 8, 2022

Deep equity, a practice that encourages conversations around dismantling systemic oppression, has been an important part of North’s ways of improving both student and staff...

Driver’s Ed offers experience on the road, in the classroom
Driver’s Ed offers experience on the road, in the classroom
Emily Gaeding, News Editor • December 8, 2022

It’s that time of the year for sophomores to attend driver’s education class. North’s driver’s education program gives their students the pathway to their license. Sophomore...

Two students qualify as National Merit Semifinalists
Two students qualify as National Merit Semifinalists
Dani Ebbole, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Seniors Varun Gullapalli and Nathan Gulliver are National Merit Scholar Semifinalists. Gullapalli and Gulliver have the chance to win a $2500 scholarship for college if they...

Academic performance on tests declines after COVID
Academic performance on tests declines after COVID
Kenia Estrada, Production Editor • December 8, 2022

According to npr.org, recently national test scores around the U.S have been declining. Many students are deciding not to take their tests and for the first time since 1991,...

PSP helps out school community
PSP helps out school community
Imani Ongalo, Managing Editor • December 8, 2022

Imani Ongalo Managing Editor Members of the Public Service Practicum class help in the school and community with service projects. Their first service project was...

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Cheer team places sixth at invitational
Cheer team places sixth at invitational
Carolina Lozano, Features Editor • January 20, 2023

Cheer placed sixth overall at the 16th annual North Cheer Invitational. “I think the competition went well overall, and I always enjoy running a competition. It’s fun...

Basketball season starts strong for Special Olympics team
Carolina Lozano, Features Editor • December 20, 2022

Special Olympics have started their basketball season and are getting ready for the big game in March. This season has brought much improvement on different skills, along...

Winter Sports Preview
Winter Sports Preview
Christian Filas and Asa Bassett, Sports Editor and Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

North swimmers swim at sectionals
Asa E Bassett, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Two swimmers swam for North at Sectionals on November 5. Freshman Ariana Selea is one of the school's swimmers that represents Grayslake North by competing in IHSA swimming...

Wrestling season starts strong
Jose Jimenez, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

With winter sports starting, wrestling also starts with promising goals and wrestlers this season. Wrestlers this year are much more motivated and more consistent compared...

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Folklore Stories
Sage Coleman, Staff Writer • December 8, 2022

Mari Lywd What other strange winter activities exist? Well, if somehow you find yourself in South Wales around the holidays, you could find yourself rap battling a horse...

Holidays of the Season
Chloe Keefe, Staff Writer • December 8, 2022

Christmas Christmas is most celebrated by Christians. Christmas Eve is on December 24 and Christmas Day is December 25. During Christmas, some traditions that are common...

Los exámenes AAPPL y STAMP en GNHS
Sophia Barszcz y Kamila Chwieros December 8, 2022

Durante los últimos años, GNHS ha ofrecido una muy buena oportunidad para los estudiantes. Es un examen de lenguas que se llama AAPPL. Si los estudiantes pasan el examen,...

AAPPL et le Seal of Biliteracy
Alexandra Soto December 8, 2022

Dans l’État d’Illinois ont peut recevoir le “Seal of Biliteracy” sur son diplôme de lycée. Le Seal peut aider à l’université. Beaucoup d’universités accordent...

Christkindlmarkt
Christkindlmarkt
AP Deutsch Schüler December 8, 2022

Der Christkindlmarkt findet man jedes Jahr in Chicago auf Daley Plaza statt. Der Markt geht von 26. November bis 24.Dezember. Der Eintritt ist frei aber das Essen muss man...

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Members of NAHS, Chase Rubert and Liam Tuzik pose in front of mural with President Mikayla Rieber, Vice President Luke Rathunde, and teachers Randall Sweitzer, Meghan Crowley and Kelly Bott.
Fine arts department hosts the first art show and coffee house since the pandemic
Ava Salas, Staff Reporter • January 19, 2023

The Pen and Paper Club hosted a coffee house, while the fine arts department produced an art show. The two productions took place on Thursday, December 8 from 6:30 to 8 pm....

Review: “Halloween Ends”
Christian Filas, Sports Editor • December 8, 2022

Over the past three decades, “Halloween” has been the head of horror movies and really thrived in the early 80s. Throughout the whole trilogy, there have been 13 “Halloween”...

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Six band students form Basement Brass
Ben Huyett, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Basement Brass is a student-led band made up of six members, all of whom take time to create music and share it with others around them. They are trying to build a name for...

Review: School cookies
Varun Gullapalli, Co-Executive Editor • December 8, 2022

The cafeteria cookie is a constant in my life. For $1.00, it’s more than worth it. The soft center and crisp outside along with the perfect chocolate chip to cookie ratio...

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Emma Silk with guests Ailani Pedroza and Torie Kutsch
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Emma Silk with guests Ailani Pedroza and Torie Kutsch
Emma Silk, Features Editor • December 14, 2022

Christopher Palacio with Guest Jaden Marasigan
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Christopher Palacio with Guest Jaden Marasigan
Christopher Palacio, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Siena Pietraszak With Guest Catie Beachum
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Siena Pietraszak With Guest Catie Beachum
Siena Pietraszak, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Michael Jefferson with Guest Mrs. Licht
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Michael Jefferson with Guest Mrs. Licht
Michael Jefferson, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Michael Barrera with Guest Joel Guerrero
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Michael Barrera with Guest Joel Guerrero
Michael Barrera-Juarez, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Marlo Anderson with Guest Pari Scheamling
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Marlo Anderson with Guest Pari Scheamling
Marlo Anderson, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Dani Ebbole with Guest Brooke Dumalski
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Dani Ebbole with Guest Brooke Dumalski
Dani Ebbole, Staff Reporter • December 8, 2022

Column: Notable Natalie
Column: Notable Natalie
Natalie Smith, Co-Executive Editor • December 8, 2022

I don’t remember the first time I watched “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” but it has always been one of my favorite movies. As a kid, I didn’t see the more profound...

Column: Chisme Con Carolina
Column: Chisme Con Carolina
Carolina Lozano, Features Editor • December 8, 2022

Growing up, I always noticed the way people spoke about me oddly. My skin color and my features were often talked about when they shouldn’t have been, and the manner they...

Column: Thinking about it
Column: Thinking about it
Varun Gullapalli, Co-Executive Editor • December 8, 2022

My first drawing was the Thanksgiving hand turkey when I was five. Though my art has come a long way since then, I never think of myself as an artist because either I’m...

Column: Chisme con Carolina
Column: Chisme con Carolina
Carolina Lozano, Features Editor • October 7, 2022

According to Fairfax County government website, nearly one in two adult women and one in four adult men have experienced unwanted sexual contact in their lifetime. Sexual...

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Los exámenes AAPPL y STAMP en GNHS
Sophia Barszcz y Kamila Chwieros December 8, 2022

Durante los últimos años, GNHS ha ofrecido una muy buena oportunidad para los estudiantes. Es un examen de lenguas que se llama AAPPL. Si los...

AAPPL et le Seal of Biliteracy
Alexandra Soto December 8, 2022

Dans l’État d’Illinois ont peut recevoir le “Seal of Biliteracy” sur son diplôme de lycée. Le Seal peut aider à l’université....

Christkindlmarkt
Christkindlmarkt
AP Deutsch Schüler December 8, 2022

Der Christkindlmarkt findet man jedes Jahr in Chicago auf Daley Plaza statt. Der Markt geht von 26. November bis 24.Dezember. Der Eintritt ist...

Homecoming Memories
Homecoming Memories
October 28, 2022