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Lillie Salas, Managing Editor May 17, 2022

The Many Faces of North: Amy Alderson, retiring staff

Natalie Smith, Co-Executive Editor May 13, 2022

English and ESL teacher Amy Alderson is retiring after 30 years of teaching, working in the District 127 schools (Central and North) for a combined 28 years. While she is excited for more time to do things...

The Many Faces of North: Chris Fisherkeller, retiring staff

Olivia Medina, Staff Reporter May 13, 2022

Chris Fisherkeller has been a teacher at this school for about 28 years but has been teaching for 34 years. This was her last year teaching. Teachers and students are happy for her but sad she’s leaving....

The Many Faces of North: Lori DeFiore, retiring staff

Deja Robinson, Features Editor May 13, 2022

Lori DeFiore has played a crucial role in the school for the past 15 years. This year she will be retiring, but she has come a long way. Starting in 2007 as the librarian assistant and working multiple...

The Many Faces of North: George Sweeney, retiring staff

Kyelee Garcia, Staff Reporter May 13, 2022

George Sweeney, one of North’s beloved security guards, is retiring after dedicating 10 years protecting and serving at GNHS. George is retiring because he commented that at the age of 74 he’s getting...

Students make plans for the summer

Students make plans for the summer

Joseph Valera, Staff Reporter May 12, 2022

The weather may still feel like winter, but the summer season is just around the corner. The town of Grayslake has many exciting activities this summer for people to pursue and explore. Grayslake Summer...

The marching band performed in a parade in the Magic Kingdom.

North’s band performs at Disney World

Olivia Medina, Staff Reporter April 7, 2022

The marching band went to Disney for a band exhibition and to put on a marching performance during the week of February 17. It was a great opportunity for the band, and they were all very excited for...

A modern hero: GNHS’ Nurse Swiatek

Carolina Lozano, Staff Reporter April 7, 2022

Annie Swiatek is a nurse at Grayslake North. Being a nurse in current times means there are new obstacles to face, along with a need to quickly adjust and adapt to new situations. Swiatek has been a...

The Big Game was successfully hosted by Grayslake North High School.

Grayslake North hosts The Big Game

Cody Mendoza, Staff reporter April 7, 2022

As the annual Big Game came to an end, many commented that it was a “good feeling being back in the gym again.” To start the event, the winners of the dodgeball tournament faced off. After the dodgeball...

Mrs. Donahue: a modern hero of North

Carolina Lozano, Staff Reporter April 7, 2022

Jennifer Donahue works in the nurses’ office. Along with the position comes new experiences and relationships. Donahue has been working here for about eight years. Recently, she was chosen for ‘Knight...

Associate principal Meg Licht and the journey that is her career

Imani Ongalo, Features Editor April 7, 2022

The position for Meg Licht, the associate principal for student services, goes farther than just the title given. She also oversees the student service department: the deans, nurses, the school counselors,...

Grayslake Norths Student Council hosted a dodgeball tournament.

Grayslake North hosts dodgeball tournament

Max Ardelean, Staff Reporter April 7, 2022

83 Roosters took the win at The Big Game Dodgeball Tournament. They won a hard-fought game against a very athletic and strong Stepbrothers team. It was a close game with the Stepbrothers showing off their...

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