The Prowler

Taking Sides: Public Schools

Zach Zappia, Staff Writer

March 17, 2020

The school year is rapidly coming to a close. For most seniors, this means figuring out a college. There are many choices when it comes to attending college, and one question that often comes up is whether to go to a public or...

Taking Sides: Private Schools

Lilianna Kallas, Co-Editor-In-Chief

March 17, 2020

Deciding between going to a private college or a public college can be a tough choice at first when someone doesn’t know all of the facts about going to a private college. There are many benefits to choosing a private school...

What to do After Prom

Jeneau McClain, Staff Writer

March 17, 2020

Prom kicks off in Chicago at Soldier Field on May 8, and many choices have been made such as who will go together and what to wear. The next big decision is what plans to make after prom. When it comes to prom a lot of seniors...

Foreign Language Week Essay: When Worlds Collide

Abigail Rausch, Essay Contest Winner

March 17, 2020

I’m not great at meeting new people. I am shy, and quiet, and am generally uncomfortable around anybody new for at least a few introductions past the first. I do not like when I am forced to speak to new people; so, when I had...

Spotlight: James Vu

Ireland Shelton, Co-Editor-In-Chief

March 17, 2020

Taking the ACT can be stressful and difficult time for students. There is a lot of pressure is put on doing well on the test because many colleges and universities use it for admission decisions. Because of this, it is merely...

Are Test Prep Classes Helpful?

Kendall Streba, Staff Writer

March 17, 2020

Happy test season, Tigers! This spring, about 530 students at North and according to, around two million high school students overall, study to take the ACT, SAT and AP Exams. It’s becoming increasingly common...

Daylight Savings Time

Emily Nottke, Staff Writer

March 17, 2020

Twice a year Illinois has something occur in the change of time. The way the sun sets and rises in each part of the world affects the time everywhere. Daylight Saving Time is the practice of advancing clocks during summer months...