How to make applying to colleges a breeze

Natalie Palarz, Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2018

Filed under Advice

With the first semester of senior year already flying by, applying to college is currently a fear of many seniors. Standardized test scores, letters of recommendation, and personal essays are only a few of the numerous requireme...

Winning the crown

Winning the crown

October 5, 2018

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...

Rocking cowboy boots or strutting tennis shoes?

Nour Longi, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On Monday, Sep. 24 students in flannels and cowboy hats or tennis skirts and polos file into the field house to celebrate the first day of spirit week--a ritual that occurs the week before homecoming every year--and today is co...

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 ...

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