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    Alexander 1st Graders Build Leprechauns Trap!

    St Patrick’s Day is a day when we all become a little Irish. First graders and their families designed and built leprechaun traps in hopes to catch the magical creatures known as leprechauns. The children had amazing traps.  Those leprechauns were very sneaky… but not sneaky enough! Some 1st graders caught leprechauns! Afterwards, children sorted and graphed…

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    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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    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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