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    Ron Port

    The Academy Celebrates Black History Month

    Black History Month is a special time for reflecting and celebrating.  On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 the AJ Katzenmaier Academy reflected on and celebrated the contributions of African-Americans that have taught us all to rise above those things that attempt to hold us down. The Academy’s Black History Program, Rise: A Tribute to African-American Heritage…

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    Forrestal Falcons are “Off the Chart!”

    Forrestal Falcons are “Off the Chart!”  New student art work is currently on display at the Gurnee Mills Mall through the end of March.  Come check out the amazing talent of our Forrestal students.  This awesome display includes pieces inspired by artists Frida Kahlo, Jasper Johns, and Faith Ringgold, and artwork honoring Dr. Martin Luther…

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    Jeremiah Duty Wrestles his way to State

    This past weekend, Jeremiah Duty became the first all-state wrestler that North Chicago has seen in 39 years.  Jeremiah finished the season with a 44-7 record and a fourth place finish in state! Congratulations Jeremiah!

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    AJK Cadets Celebrate Black History Month

    Mr. Kisley’s 5th grade class along with teacher paraprofessional, Ms. Rosy Gallegos, built a beautiful Black history display that embedded the American Flag as the background. Each of the eighteen cadets in the classroom chose an individual that they felt has impacted our American culture in some way, shape or form. Cadets chose a wide…

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    NCCHS Faculty and Students Bowl in their Spare Time

    On Friday, February 2nd,  North Chicago Community High School hosted its 9th annual Faculty Versus Students Bowling Event. The girl’s varsity bowling team took-on the staff in a friendly challenge in preparation for the IHSA Regional Bowling Tournament. At the event, seniors Jackie Salazar, Cesiah Flores, and Daziyr Tyler were honored with pins that were…

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