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Students at Eisenhower turn backs on drugs

Students at Eisenhower turn backs on drugs

Viviana Castillo, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

Students at Eisenhower turn their backs on drugs in honor of Red Ribbon Week. Red Ribbon Week, an event run by Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD), is a week long event dedicated to spreading awareness of making good decisions for future years concerning drugs and alcohol, technology ch...

New class officers

New class officers

Maya Huntley, Editor

October 25, 2018

Left to right, top row: Latavia Campbell, Robin Ababio, Carolina Martinez, Brandon Rodriguez, Halle Clottey, Chemin Washington, Left to right, Bottom row: Hope Benoit, Alondra Galindo, Ailyn Gallardo

Rewarding Leaders

Rewarding Leaders

Maya Huntley, Editor

October 11, 2018

Congratulations to DDE students Alexis Martinez, Naomi Castro and Michelle Rodriguez   who won Rotary Club Scholarships to attend the four-day Rotary Youth Leadership Workshop from  October 5 - 8 in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. Students study in Eisenhower’s “Spanish for Native Speakers” pro...

GSA starts the year strong with new sponsor

GSA starts the year strong with new sponsor

Hailey Hecht-O’Connor, Editor

October 4, 2018

Eisenhower’s Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) makes a strong comeback this year with a new sponsor. Mrs. Aimee Rizzo, Special Education Teacher, has taken over the position of GSA sponsor, effective as of last week. Twelve people attended the first meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 3, to discuss possible ...

News Club

News Club

October 2, 2018

Outdoor education students learn kayaking

Outdoor education students learn kayaking

Joel, Editor-in-chief

October 1, 2018

On Monday Sept. 10 Outdoor Education began Kayaking in the campus pool during class. The kayaking unit will last up to three week with a performance tested aimed towards the end of the unit. Students worked in groups to practice their kayaking skills: paddle position, forward stroke, backward stroke, forward...

Eisenhower supports scholars

Eisenhower supports scholars

October 1, 2018

On Thursday Sept 27, 2018 Eisenhower held Miracle Minute.   Miracle minute is when students rush into the hallway and put spare change in buckets held by teachers.   Students are asked to bring spare change in advance to donate. Miracle minute was two minutes long and it happened sec...

Junior workroom now in session

Junior workroom now in session

Joel, Herrera

September 5, 2018

Juniors are getting ahead of the game when it comes to preparing for life after high school. This year, All incoming Juniors will be required to attend Junior Workrooms, a program designed to help students explore different career paths and post-secondary planning. “The program is designed to b...

No Headphone Policy gets students to unplug

No Headphone Policy gets students to unplug

Hailey Hecht-O’Connor, Editor

August 31, 2018

The new No Headphone Policy has been getting Eisenhower students to unplug. After an initial meeting with the Student Voice Committee at the end of the 2017-2018 school year, a solution was finalized August 15 of this year’s Teacher Institute Day. From the beginning of this school year, stud...

Students attend Leadership Conference

Students attend Leadership Conference

May 23, 2018

Four DDE sophomores were chosen to  attend the “Hugh O’Brien” Youth Leadership Conference at Benedictine University, June 22 - 24. They are: Maria Guerrero, Damar Avila, Victor Sahagún, and Denisse Fernandez, seen here with their teacher, Ms Alfano. The students are in DDE’s  Spanish IV...

Honors US history class presents family projects

Honors US history class presents family projects

Hailey Hecht-O'Connor, Editor

May 18, 2018

From May 14 to May 18, History Teacher John Duckhorn’s Honors US History classes presented their Family and History Projects. 83 students over three periods each completed a project, using two weeks to conduct interviews with family members, draw up family trees, and write a couple short papers ...

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