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Seniors Anna Isaacson and Falasha Mahadevia don togas for Spirit Week.
Students Show School Spirit
Jonathan Shelby, Staff Writer • May 18, 2021

Which teacher worked in the circus? Which teacher used to be a zoo keeper?   In a break from tradition, North Student Council hosted two weeks of spirit for students from April 19-30 including both indoor and...

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Witek earns perfect ACT score on first try
North junior earns perfect ACT score on first try
Tom Hernandez, Director of Community Relations • May 13, 2021

Plainfield North High School junior Ethan Witek earned a perfect “36” on the ACT college entrance exam, on his first try. Less than half of one percent of students who take the ACT earn the top score. Even fewer accomplish...

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North (Virtually) Showcases Talents
North (Virtually) Showcases Talents
Maddy Mirallegro, Co-Editor in Chief • March 25, 2021

“The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it,” German writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.   Twelve different acts from all grade levels performed at the winter...

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College freshmen need a dedicated work space
Learning to navigate college workload
Nicole Posont, Staff Writer • May 18, 2021

  When stepping onto a college campus as a freshman, finding the way to the right lecture hall and feeling homesick aren’t the only challenges. Learning takes a new form, demanding students adapt and leave old habits...

North Staff says goodbyes
North Staff says goodbyes
Nick Pallotto, News Editor • May 18, 2021

As the 2020-2021 school year comes to an end, so too, does the tenure of four dedicated North professionals.  English teacher Mary Goska, physical education teacher Jim Farber, geography teacher Elizibeth Mays and counselor...

Libraries offer endless options of books to choose from, but as advancements in technology continue to have a grip on the world these shelves may be empty
Paper books with unwritten future
Nick Pallotto, News Editor • May 13, 2021

“ I love books. I adore everything about them. I love the feel of the pages on my fingertips. They are light enough to carry, yet so heavy with the worlds idea. I love the sound of the  pages flicking against my fingers....

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Unconventional Media Peaks teens’ Interest
Unconventional Media Peaks teens’ Interest
Paige Collins, Staff Writer • May 13, 2021

Minecraft roleplay called the Dream SMP (survival multiplayer) displays a unique perspective in storytelling.   Essentially, Minecraft (version...

Girls’ badminton hit the court

May 13, 2021

Girls’ badminton hit the court this spring with an 11 game season and a 5-4 varsity record and a 3-6...

Soccer plays under new guidelines

Soccer plays under new guidelines

May 13, 2021

The boy’s soccer team came back to a fresh season like never before.  Because of new safety guidelines,...

Football takes Field

Football takes Field

May 13, 2021

It’s been a long time coming, but the North football team finally made its return and was ready for...

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Seniors Anna Isaacson and Falasha Mahadevia don togas for Spirit Week.
Students Show School Spirit
Jonathan Shelby, Staff Writer • May 18, 2021

Which teacher worked in the circus? Which teacher used to be a zoo keeper?   In a break from tradition, North Student Council hosted...