Sizzling Skits Stir Up Some School Spirit

Tanner Grabinski and Madisyn Lambrakis

October 5, 2018

Filed under Academics, Activities & Athletics, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Homecoming, News, Student Life

Tensions arise as Spirit Week begins during the week of September 24th. The week is intended to unite the school as one and gain school spirit before the big homecoming game on Friday. The grades compete against one another for...

Tom-Tom reporters excel at IHSA State Journalism meet

May 1, 2018

Filed under Academics, Activities & Athletics, Features, News, Showcase, Student Life

Seniors Peyton Jay and Emily Krivograd attended the 2018 IHSA State Journalism meet at Eastern Illinois University on Friday, April 27. Jay competed in the Editorial Writing category and placed 5th in state.  Krivograd ...

Springing into STEAM

Springing into STEAM

April 25, 2018

LRC improvements and design launches

Katie Knutte, Staff Writer and Copy Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under Academics, News

Mrs. Rebecca Delhi, Learning Resource Center assistant and LHS alumni, shared insight about her previous experience with LHS and described her goals about the LRC’s exciting new design features. Mrs. Delhi graduated from L...

FBLA takes over the state

Ava Grubb, Staff Writer and Copy Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under Academics, Features

  Lemont’s Future Business Leaders of America are taking over Illinois. 32 members of FBLA will be competing in 22 events at State 2018, in Springfield, Illinois. On April 6 and 7, students will be putting out their best ...

New courses to start off the new school year

Leena Alul, Staff Writer and Media Specialist

February 22, 2018

Filed under Academics, Features

Lemont high school is a place of many opportunities. They have options for a plethora of different things. This includes a variety of different sports, clubs that benefit the school and the community, and much more. Next year th...

Sisters honored in ‘Voice of Democracy’ contest

Alec Adriatico, Staff Writer and Web-Editor

February 14, 2018

Filed under Academics, News

Lemont Veterans of Foreign War Post #5819 honored sisters Maggie and Genna Yavaraski with their entry for the “Voice of Democracy” contest on Dec. 4, 2017. The contest’s theme was “American History: Our Hope for the ...

Acknowledging the life of a school Counselor

Lauren Gallet, Staff Writer and Copy Editor

February 14, 2018

Filed under Academics, Features

It seems that the main focal point when it comes to discussing school and academics is surrounded around students. While there is no doubt about the fact that the students play a vital role within the schooling system, officials...

The Science Department welcomes two new teachers

Natalie Palarz, Staff Writer and Business/PR Manager

February 12, 2018

Filed under Academics, Features

Mrs. Bialek: Of quarks she loves physics With the introduction of the rigorous course of Advanced Placement Physics II, new teacher Mrs. Tina Bialek decided to take on the challenge of teaching this college-level class. Along w...

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...