The English Department: A tale of epic proportions

Peyton Jay, Staff Writer and Co-Editor

November 21, 2017

Filed under Academics, Features

Whether it be the standard four years of mandatory English courses or the various electives people can partake in, every student and alumni of Lemont High School has experienced the trials and tribulations of an English course at one poi...

Excited for the arts with Mrs. Idell

Emily Krivograd, Staff Writer and Web-Editor

November 17, 2017

Filed under Academics, Features

Art teacher Mrs. Megan Idell has seen her fair share of students pulling off some hilarious things in class. “I had a student last year in photography, for whatever reason he had a costume in his bag and decided to put it o...

The life of an ELL student

Arthur Proskurinas, Staff Writer and Web-Editor

November 15, 2017

Filed under Academics, Features

Many have heard something about the ELL program, but not everyone has the slightest idea of what exactly it is. The school’s ELL program helps students whose mother tongue is not English gain the knowledge that they will ne...

Novel Winger is an emotional rollercoaster

Alejandra Rodriguez, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016

Filed under Academics, Features

I dove into “Parry’s March Madness” and read one of the bracket’s advancing book, Winger by Andrew A. Smith. I had read it a few months back but since it has been advancing along the Modern Fiction bracket, I decided t...

Spring into college planning

Siena Schuth, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016

Filed under Academics, Student Life

Spring is always considered the time of new life, new beginnings, and new decisions. But few factor in the fact that spring is a crucial time for those preparing to attend college. Many seniors are anxiously awaiting their Ma...

Tutoring prepares students for finals

Christopher Konicki, Copy Editor

March 9, 2016

Filed under Academics, Activities & Athletics, News

With the onset of the beginning of the end of the semester (and even some high school careers!), maintaining a strong GPA and stellar grades has become more important than ever. National Honor Society hosts tutoring every Wednesday ...

Planning for the future – are you ready?

Edgar Pesole, Staff Writer

March 3, 2016

Filed under Academics, Student Life

Registration day has just finished - now what? Registration day is very difficult for some students because of the choices that they have to make. However, I feel that there was a problem in the system. From experience, I have...

Preppin’ for college

Jeff Franklin, Editor n' Chief

February 2, 2016

Filed under Academics, Student Life

With the summer only a little more than four months away, no group of students are more excited than the seniors. After four long, yet surprisingly fast, years, most seniors have their sights set on college. For most of the...

Humans of Lemont

Humans of Lemont

January 29, 2016

Humans of Lemont

Humans of Lemont

January 29, 2016

Students are dusting off the ACT prep books

Christopher Konicki, Copy Editor

January 25, 2016

Filed under Academics, Features

With classes beginning, 2016 has kicked into high gear with students, particularly juniors and seniors, struggling with the thought of taking the often dreaded American College Testing (ACT) assessment. At this point, all seniors at L...

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