One Acts feature range of plays, from heavy drama to lighthearted farce

January 26, 2017

Students direct and write a selection of short plays to give theatergoers a broader spread of drama.

Lake Park’s Third Annual Jr. High Choral Festival

Maria Cieslarczyk, Staff Writer

January 23, 2017

The Lake Park Choir program hosted its third annual junior high choral festival on Wed., January 11th, in the West Campus auditorium. After having a full daytime rehearsal, the choir students-along with five middle schools-perfor...

Theatre boosters raise money for make-up room remodeling

Maria Cieslarczyk, Staff Writer

January 23, 2017

The Lake Park Theatre Boosters, founded in October of 2015, is excited to share that their top priority for 2017 is the complete remodeling of the Make-Up Room used by student actors. The Lake Park Theatre Boosters Board is made...

LP Cubs fans attend World Series celebration in droves, leading to record absences

Josie Pike, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

Well, they did it. On Nov 3, the Cubs won the 2016 World Series after a grueling 108-year losing streak. Even after what may have been the most exciting baseball game of all time, the Cubs managed to pull through, and a restless...

New two day finals schedule with open campus at West

Antoinette Lobello, Staff Editor

November 15, 2016

Lake Park will have a new two-day final exam schedule being implemented during Winter Finals. The new finals schedule was condensed to two days with two class periods not meeting on both days. This is a change from previous  yea...

First Poetry Slam of the year shares students’ diverse voices

Maria Cieslarczyk, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016

Lake Park’s Poetry Club hosted a poetry slam on Thursday Nov 17 in the East Campus library. Poetry Club participants performed their original pieces and were scored by student judges, with senior Alex Park as the emcee. The ev...

Theatrical Drama A Streetcar Named Desire hits Lake Park’s stage

Katarzyna Pirog, Staff Editor

November 9, 2016

Lake Park theater will be presenting the fall play this weekend. Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire, and it’s likely it will be competing at the state drama competition. The original play was written in 1947, rece...

Lake Park votes for Trump in the Mock election

Maria Cieslarczyk, Perspective Editor

October 20, 2016

Lake Park hosted a mock election in which students had the opportunity to vote for political candidates on Oct. 6 during all lunch periods. Organized by the League of Women Voters, the mock election allowed Lake Park to see which...

Lake Park’s Halloween collection drive for children in need

Claudia Sandine, Staff Editor

October 16, 2016

Not being able to have a normal childhood with joy and celebration takes a toll on children who live in foster homes. This lack of cheer because of the absence of parents and money to celebrate holidays is heartbreaking. Ho...