Seniors receive plaudits for scholarships, awards

Antoinette Lobello, Perspective Editor

May 18, 2017

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The class of 2017 were able to be recognized for their accomplishments at the 37th Scholarships and Awards Night on May 10. Scholarships and Awards night is to honor the graduating seniors for their various scholarships and...

Collection drive for veterans draws support

Isabella Vitacco, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017

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Throughout the week of April 24-28, the students at Lake Park collected donations from canned food to baby wipes for the Veteran Service Organization Drive. The project was a way for students to support American soldiers by donatin...

LP graduation in all its glory, laughter and tears

Veronica Desouza, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017

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As of May 25, the graduating seniors will walk across the stage with bursts of excitement. Every student can have unlimited guests to join their special. At 7 p.m. Lake Park will host the graduation at the Sears Center Gr...

Tech instruction helps teachers help students

Matt Cofrin, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017

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Lake Park is taking steps to make classes even more technologically advanced. Ed Tech 101 is a program held by Lake Park for the teachers so that they can strengthen their technology skills. This program is helpful for not ju...

Summer school for making up credits, boosting skills set

Alexandra Stonkus, Staff Reporter

May 11, 2017

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Summer vacation is nice, but it also sticks you with a learning gap that can take a month to make up for. Summer boot camps are one way to fix this.

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Service in Action steps up to fight for LP alum

Zaynab Hossain, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2017

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In the spring of 2014, as college student and Lake Park alum Kelsey McNeela was driving home from visiting her boyfriend, her vision started to fail her, and she wound up making a trip to the Emergency Room. This spring was a turning...

Students, staff to showcase talents at Variety Show

Matt Cofrin, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2017

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Singing, Dancing, Magic, oh my. These are just some of the acts that are at the Lake Park Variety Show on April 7. The Variety Show is a night where students can do various performances, showing off the talent they wouldn’t...

League of Women Voters hosts candidate forum at East

Antoinette Lobello, Perspective Editor

March 24, 2017

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The League of Women Voters of Roselle and Bloomingdale hosted a forum for residents to meet the local candidates and ask them questions at the East Campus Robert Dice Auditorium on March 5. For the third time the LWVRB hosted...

Hand-woven bracelts sold for World Language week a success

Jacob Ballmaier, Staff Writer

March 24, 2017

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Two weeks ago, the foreign language wing, and the school overall, was filled with a variety of greetings in several different languages. French. Italian. Arabic. Even Klingon, much to the dismay of some of the teachers. This...

Math Team qualifies for state tournament

Claudia Sandine, Perspective Editor

March 23, 2017

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The Lake Park Math Team competed in a regional contest at Harper College last month, where both an individual and an eight-person team qualified for state. Practicing every week for months, the math team put their hard work to...

DECA qualifiers to compete at Internationals next month

Jacob Ballmaier, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017

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Lake Park’s DECA chapter took part in a state competition in Rosemont March 9 to March 11. Over 50 students competed in more than a dozen different business-related events, with topics ranging from advertisements to human...

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