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SAT Prep opens to all juniors

SAT Prep opens to all juniors

Amari Glover, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


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Last minute help is being offered for all juniors wanting help preparing for the SAT. Mrs. Nikki Hite, with the help of Mr. Justin Clark, is hosting an SAT preparation class after school in the LRC from 3:15- 4:15 p.m. on the following dates: 3/16, 3/21, 3/23, 4/4. 19 students attended the first...

Eisenhower shows respect

Eisenhower shows respect

Angelica Madera, Staff Writer

March 21, 2017


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Eisenhower takes time to show respect for people with disabilities. On March 1, Special Olympics, a sports organization for children and adults with disabilities, sponsored Respect Day in different schools across Illinois. Respect Day encourages the student and staff members to respect, accept, and...

Sweat it Out kicks off on Wednesdays

Sweat it Out kicks off on Wednesdays

Heather Tempel, Staff Writer

March 17, 2017


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‘Sweat It Out’ is a new, after- school activity open to all students. ‘Sweat It Out’ takes place on Wednesdays after school from 3:15 p.m.- 4:15 p.m.  The activity will switching off every Wednesday between yoga with Mrs. Jennifer Sievers P.E teacher and a few other  activities with Mrs. Mau...

Women’s Literature Class travels to Hull House

Women’s Literature Class travels to Hull House

Joel Hererra, Staff Writer

March 14, 2017


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On Friday, March 10, Mrs. Nikki Hite took 18 students enrolled in her Women's Literature class to the Jane Addams Hull House Museum at the UIC campus in Chicago. The students were given a tour of the Museum and along the way told many stories of the history of both Addams herself and the historical...

Prom Fashion Show raises money

Prom Fashion Show raises money

Amari Glover, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


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Tuesday, Feb. 27, The Fashion Club hosted their annual Prom Fashion show during lunch periods.  This is the second year the fashion show was held during school. “Each year gets better, it is very successful during school, so many students have the opportunity to see the different style.” says...

AACA hosts annual Talent Show

AACA hosts annual Talent Show

Angelica Madera, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


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On Wednesday, Feb. 23, AACA hosted a talent show in the PAC after school. The show lasted from 3:3o - 5 p.m. The host of the whole show was Mr. Emward Brown, and the judges were Ms. Miller-Peters, Mr.  Moore, Ms. Hawkins, Ms. Durning, and Dr. Johnson. The first place winners, Tayvion Dorsey...

Students leaders attend field trip

Students leaders attend field trip

Heather Tempel, Staff writer

February 21, 2017


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13 students from NHS and Student Council attended the SSC Leadership Conference on Wednesday, Feb. 15 , 2017  at TF High school  South in Lancing Illinois. The guest speaker, Eddie Slowikowski. was a state qualifier and Olympic hopeful in Cross country and track. He attended Loyola University...

AACA hosts annual students vs staff basketball

AACA hosts annual students vs staff basketball

Joel Herrera, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


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The African American Culture Awareness Club (ACAA) organized their seventh annual students vs staff basketball game in the Auxiliary Gym on Wednesday, Feb. 8. Students were able to attend the game for only $1 and parents of the players were welcomed to stay as well. The basketball game was comprised...

Speech Team advances to State!

Speech Team advances to State!

John Langlois, Editor-in-Chief

February 12, 2017


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Congratulations to the Cardinal Speech Team on advancing to the IHSA Speech  State Finals in Peoria this weekend. The team has had a very successful year so far and will be sending four varsity members to State. The following students qualified: Senior Britany Robinson, Radio Speaking Junior Dinah...

Eisenhower hosts Speech Friends and Family Night

Eisenhower hosts Speech Friends and Family Night

Hailey Hecht-O'Connor, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


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On Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, Eisenhower hosted the ninth annual Cardinal Speech & Drama Friends and Family Night in the LRC. The event was held from 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. to celebrate the 2016-2017 season. Students on the speech team displayed their pieces from multiple categories, both dramatic and...

Cardinal Dance team wins first at Nationals

Cardinal Dance team wins first at Nationals

Amari Glover, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


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They were second at State, but first in the Nation! For the first time in school history, the Cardinal Dance Team, led by Coach Marion Castillo,  won Nationals. They competed in Orlando Florida from February 2-6 against 11 other dance teams to win the title. The last time CDT ranked at the National...

Apple Classroom now in session

Apple Classroom now in session

Angelica Madera, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017


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Apple classroom is now in session! On Friday, Jan. 27, the administration announced that teachers within the district 218 are able to officially use Apple Classroom since Monday, Jan. 30 in their iPads. Apple Classroom is a free app that allows teachers to utilize different materials and apps in...

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