The Red and White News

  • Congrats to Speech Team for heading to state!

  • Good luck to our girls softball as they start there season!

  • First home game for girls soccer March 25 at 5:00

  • First home game for Baseball March 21 at 4:30

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...

No Pass Policy

No Pass Policy

Heather Tempel, Staff writer

February 8, 2017


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Although the no pass policy is nothing new here,  the third floor bathroom is. This semester, passes out of the classroom have been restricted by the Administration to the confusion of many students. The no pass policy at the moment states that any student who leaves during class time must have...

Eisenhower flushes out new bathroom

Eisenhower flushes out new bathroom

February 8, 2017


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Two weeks ago, construction began on the new third floor bathrooms, which will be located on both sides of the Learning Resource Center (LRC). The site was an easy choice as it was previously a restroom and is already piped for a three-stall restroom. The area has been used as a technology storage...

Art Club paints mural

Art Club paints mural

Lincoln Szczypka, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017


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In room 322, 20 Eisenhower students have been working since  August to create a mural to celebrate the diversity of Eisenhower. The mural will be put on the empty white wall across from the main cafeteria doors. Ms. Majoch thought of the idea and proposed it to the Art Club and Mr. De La Rosa,...

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