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2022 homecoming dance.
Special Olympics works in the offseason
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GNHS-TV
Knights News: November 18, 2022
November 18, 2022

In this episode of Knights News, reporters cover student filmmaking, the Special Olympics basketball team, Thanksgiving and more!

GNHS-TV
Knights News: October 28, 2022
October 28, 2022

Members of the Gamers Club meet every other Thursday to play games together.
Members of Gamers Club share love of playing games
Michael Barrera-Juarez, Staff Reporter • November 22, 2022

Gamers Club is open for all those who share the same amount of love for games as others. Kamie Czarnecki is the host of the Gamers Club that meets every other Thursday...

Chess Club gets ready for first competitive year
Sage Coleman, Staff Reporter • November 9, 2022

The Chess Club has many new and exciting opportunities this year. This is the very first year they are going to be competing against other schools, and their very first...

Choirs, including North, perform at the Grayslake Choir Festival.
North hosts Grayslake Choir Festival
Siena Pietraszak, Staff Reporter • October 27, 2022

North recently hosted the Grayslake Choir Festival in which students involved in the choir programs at Grayslake Middle School, Palombi, Park, Central, and North performed,...

Black Union gets involved in GNHS community
Michael Jefferson Jr, Staff Reporter • October 25, 2022

Black Union plans to collaborate with different clubs in Grayslake North and around the community, which they are planning throughout the school year. BU is collaborating...

Roman Hernandez plays table tennis with the club. The table tennis club meets every Wednesday after school
Table Tennis Club offers more than fun for students
Christopher Palacio, Staff Reporter • October 21, 2022

Every two weeks on Wednesday, students all over the school go to Table Tennis Club to end their days. Whether it'll be raining, snowing, cold, or hot, many students love...

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The Knights take on Senn High School for the first round of the playoffs.
Knights look at how improvements make champions
Christian Taylor, News Editor • November 6, 2022

As the Knights football team took on their first playoff game for the 2022 season, tensions were high before the first win in the playoffs.  “During the game, it was...

Varsity volleyball plays at Lakes High School.
Coach Nikki Kirchway, Tess Buckely, Talia Suarez, Sonya Voit, Jeana Roscoe, Kayle Livingston, and Grace Wastschke cheer the team on.
Volleyball season ends in regional play
Dani Ebbole, Staff Reporter • October 31, 2022

The girls volleyball season came to an end on October 27. The varsity team lost to Lake Forest High School during Regionals, and the season came to an end. Their overall...

The football team has had a successfull season and has qualified for the playoffs.
Varsity football plays in the first round of the playoffs
Jose Jimenez, Staff Reporter • October 28, 2022

This year's varsity football team has made it to the playoffs with a record of 8-1. The first playoff game is Friday, October 28 at North against Chicago Senn. Player...

Creighton Campbell won  Illinois Conference this year.
Golf season comes to successful end
Asa E Bassett, Staff Reporter • October 27, 2022

The golf team had a good season this year with a 4-1 record. When head coach Tim Hough was asked how he felt about the season ending, he stated that it’s unfortunate...

The team poses for a picture during golden hour after taking a win against Grayslake Central.
Girls golf finishes a strong season
Samantha Johnson, Staff Reporter • October 25, 2022

The girls golf team has had many ups and downs with this year's season. Although the girls team was quite small this year, they brought in a better winning score than last...

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Senior Varun Gullapalli opens opens his Common App.
Applying to college proves stressful for some students
Natalie Smith, Co-Executive Editor • October 10, 2022

As fall comes around, many senior students are getting ready to send out applications for colleges where they see themselves spending their next four years. These applications...

Mr. Hord, a new teacher, teaching a class. Photo Taken by Siena Pietraszak
New Staff at North
Marlo Anderson, Siena Pietraszak, and Dani Ebbole, Staff Reporters • October 8, 2022

Vanessa Garcia...Richard Lee...Allison Szramek Marlo Anderson Staff Reporter Allison Szramek is a new speech pathologist who was previously a student at GNHS. She graduated...

Student loans complicate future college plans
Student loans complicate future college plans
Renee Morris, Features Editor • October 7, 2022

College in the modern days is expensive. Students who want to continue on in their post high school education sometimes have to take out student loans. President Joe Biden...

Stage crew prepares for upcoming shows
Caera Race, Staff Reporter • October 7, 2022

Though people say the stage is the home of the actors, they can’t shine to their fullest potential without the diligent help of their faithful run and stage crew. The actors/actresses...

Photo courtesy of Kim Soto
Unos Poemas
October 7, 2022

Los estudiantes en la clase de comunicación y cultura de Señora Padgette-Krause horario 2 escribieron poemas usando un modelo se llama “Soy De” Soy De Escrito por...

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Host Osiel Avila with Guest Mark Lopez
Podcasts
Host Osiel Avila with Guest Mark Lopez
Osiel Avila, Staff Reporter • May 18, 2022

J and C Experience with Hosts Jordy Castrejon and Connor Kozanekci
Podcasts
J and C Experience with Hosts Jordy Castrejon and Connor Kozanekci
Jordy Castrejon and Connor Kozanecki, Staff Reporters • March 9, 2022

Host Chris Filas with Guest Chris Von Briesen
Podcasts
Host Chris Filas with Guest Chris Von Briesen
Chris Filas, Staff Reporter • March 7, 2022

Gustavo Calhoun and Graham Gatewood practice a scene for the fall play.
Green Room Company prepares for the Fall Play
Shiloh Petersen, Staff Reporter • October 31, 2022

The fall play is on November 10th, 2022. The play selected this year is "Rumors," a comedy taking place in New York City during the 1990s. Characters Ken and Chris Gorman...

Review: Pitbull's Can't Stop Us Now Tour
Varun Gullapalli, Co-Executive Editor • September 3, 2022

More than the artist himself, Pitbull’s success derives from his ability to create a culture, a sense of community. “Music is a universal language” remained one of his...

Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
Connor Kozanecki Jordy Castrejon, Staff Reporter • May 17, 2022

Lego Star Wars Skywalker Saga released April 5th with much anticipation from the fanbase. Overall, the game is a great game. It is very nostalgic and brings back many...

The DUFF
The DUFF
Danielle Broege, Co-Executive Editor • May 17, 2022

“The DUFF” is a movie about teenage high school seniors. The whole movie surrounds Bianca Piper, who is considered the DUFF of her friend group: the D-esignated U-gly...

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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...

Column: Notable Natalie
Column: Notable Natalie
Natalie Smith, Co-Executive Editor • October 7, 2022

I cannot hate a movie. I can think a movie is boring or that the acting is horrible, but I cannot force myself to hate one. If you were to go through my Letterboxd, you would...

Column: Thinking about it
Column: Thinking about it
Varun Gullapalli, Co-Executive Editor • October 7, 2022

Senior year brings me mixed emotions. My favorite season is the fall. Beautiful colors of the leaves, weather nice enough to wear either t-shirts or hoodies, and that feeling...

Column: Illustrious Imani
Column: Illustrious Imani
Imani Ongalo, Managing Editor • October 7, 2022

Andrew Tate: commonly known as the literal face of misogyny. He blew up this year as his TikToks about men being of more importance than women and men owning women gained...

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Photo courtesy of Kim Soto
Unos Poemas
October 7, 2022

Los estudiantes en la clase de comunicación y cultura de Señora Padgette-Krause horario 2 escribieron poemas usando un modelo se llama “Soy...

Los poemas por un maestro y un estudiante
Jordy Castrejon and Martin Rocha, Staff Reporter and Spanish Teacher • April 7, 2022

Un Nuevo Dia Por Jordy Castrejon Escrito en 2022 Hoy dormí hasta el mediodía Y solo amanecí para estirar mis brazos, Y no me disculpo...

Max LaJoie visite la classe de Français 3 Honneurs
Max LaJoie visite la classe de Français 3 Honneurs
Vivian Swanson, AP French Student • April 7, 2022

La classe de Français 3 Honneurs de Madame Welty avait la super occasion d’accueillir Max LaJoie des Chicago Wolves sur Zoom le vendredi 18...

Homecoming Memories
Homecoming Memories
October 28, 2022