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Tigers help during holidays

Unicef and ARK Clubs “Cards of Encouragement” for healthcare workers
December 18, 2020

With businesses closing and more people getting laid off, this holiday season will  not be so jolly for many Plainfield families. Several North clubs hope to help out the community and spread some holiday...

The show must go on

Senior Maggie Doonan at in person rehearsal on Monday, Nov. 9 before shutdown.
North theater presents "Tragedians Anonymous"
November 24, 2020

Every year, North’s auditorium curtain rises to welcome another season of plays.  With the ongoing pandemic, things are going to look a little different this year.  According to the adage, “The show...

Winter Season is here; sports are not

Winter Season is here; sports are not
November 24, 2020

The familiar sound of shoes squeaking on the court, the loud cheers from the sideline and  show stopping performance for halftime are  missing from the gym right now. This winter sports season is...

Planet at risk

Planet at risk
October 25, 2020

 Dozens of major wildfires are sweeping through California and Oregon causing millions of dollars in damages and thousands of residents having to flee their homes. As of Sept 21, 4 million acres have...

Candidates stand on key policies

Candidates stand on key policies
October 25, 2020

Since the last presidential debate on Oct. 22, and the president is out of the hospital after testing positive for Covid-19, a lot of Americans wonder where the country is headed. Important issues such...

TikTok potentially banned in U.S.

TikTok potentially banned in U.S.
October 25, 2020

On Aug. 6, President Trump published an executive order targeting TikTok. It declared that the app will be banned from use for U.S. citizens and from being downloaded in the app stores due to security...

Virtual Spirit Week

Virtual Spirit Week
October 22, 2020

Good morning,   Student Council is excited to announce  Virtual Spirit Week Mon 10/26 – Fri 10/30!! Attached is the flyer with dress up spirit days that you can post in your google classroom...

Lack of masks put lives at risk

September 28, 2020

On April 29, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker implemented a required mask policy in all public places including restaurants, stores, and places where large groups of people can be present. Despite the requirement,...

Remote learning takes effect

Plainfield North High School Attendance Office Secretary Martha Walker shows a student how to log in to his new laptop for Remote Learning during material pickup on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.
September 28, 2020

As coronavirus cases in DuPage and Will counties continue to rise, over the summer, in a 4-2 verdict, District 2020 board members voted on July 27 to begin the 2020-2021 school year with remote learning.  “Last...

Government Response to Pandemic

May 6, 2020

In late November 2019, The Pentagon’s National Center for Medical Intelligence (NCMI) circulated a report identifying a contagion sweeping through Wuhan, China. ABC News reported, “Analysts conclude...

North junior, Opens Micro-Pantry for Eagle Project

North junior, Opens Micro-Pantry for Eagle Project
March 17, 2020

The Eagle Scout project is the opportunity for a boy scout to demonstrate leadership of others while performing a project for the benefit of his community. Junior Thomas Brooks was inspired to create a...

New Illinois History Law

New Illinois History Law
February 20, 2020

Next fall Illinois law makes it mandatory for teachers to teach students the history of Illinois. This law was passed in January and will affect grades K-12 in public schools only. This makes Illinois...

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