Improvedy show makes triumphant return to Lake Park

Seth Caines, Perspective Editor

November 16, 2018

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Every year, the Lake Park High School Theatre Department has a night of Improvedy, a fundraiser hosted by Lake Park thespians in which they host a series of improv shows and comedy skits. Tonight’s performance is at the Dice...

Lake Park math team prepares for first home competition

Riley Ellison, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

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As fall starts, Math Team continues to prepare for their first home competition on Thursday, October 11. This multi-grade level team has been practicing since early September and is eager to compete. But what does a math team competition includ...

Theater puts interesting take on Robin Hood

Seth Caines, Editor

October 16, 2018

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Lake Park's children’s play this year, “The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood”, was a hit amongst the elementary and middle schoolers who came to see the show, as well as the general public. The show was performed for the ...

Lake Park begins security overhaul

Seth Caines, Editor

October 16, 2018

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In twenty-first century America, the amount of school related gun violence has skyrocketed. Due to this, the security in schools has become much more strict. To see this play out, simply take a look at Lake Park High School. ...

Mock Election at Lake Park High School has Accurate Results.

Alex Tsymbalisty, Perspective Editor

October 12, 2018

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“A lot of students did not know very much about the candidates on the ballot, and hopefully many of them will want to find out more about the platforms and views of candidates when it comes to actually voting for who they want to represent them in government.” --Gina Mayo, election organizer

Poetry Club welcoming new, old members, planning performances

Riley Ellison, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018

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Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? As school starts once again, Poetry Club opens its doors to new members, with its next meeting on Wednesday, Sept 26 after-school at West Campus, followed by one Oct. 3 at East. From...

Lake Park beefs up security, adds personnel

Seth Caines, Perspective Editor

September 17, 2018

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“Like airports and other secure facilities, the best practice is to have all building occupants enter and exit through a secure area. A single point of entry that is monitored by security is the best way the district can ensure the safety of all occupants of the buildings.” --Safety and Security Coordinator Timothy Cook. “

Lake Park SAT scores ahead of the curve

Alex Tsymbalisty, Perspective Editor

September 12, 2018

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In 2017, the first year that Illinois students were required to take the SAT, the average composite score was 1093, with the average math score being 547.8 and the average evidence based reading and writing score being 545.2.

LP Seniors: One step closer to adulthood

Alex Tsymbalisty, Perspective Editor

May 14, 2018

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For the past eight months Lake Park’s seniors have been in the process of applying to colleges and exploring post-graduation opportunities. Based on past data, most seniors will be choosing to go to college. According to...

Thespians make State, learn to push themselves

Grace Biernacki, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018

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Lake Park’s theatre department has developed a reputation of excellence and accomplishment, and this year’s Contest Play and Group Interpretation were no exception. Beginning with rehearsals in January, both shows had only...

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