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Chicago mayoral election heads to runoff

Izzy Lobin and Mac Stone

March 23, 2019

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In a truly historic election for the City of Chicago, Lori Lightfoot and Toni Preckwinkle, after garnering 17 and 16 percent respectively, will head to a runoff election on April 2. The election’s importance stems from the f...

Reading program reflects on changes

Zachary Bahar, Asst. News Editor

March 23, 2019

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With a third of incoming freshmen entering Evanston with a reading level below grade level, there has been an ongoing effort by ETHS to ensure that these students receive the help and assistance they need to succeed. “We...

New community involvement initiative aims to shift culture around service at ETHS

Louise Bond, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

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The recently established team, currently being referred to as the Community Involvement Initiative Team, had its second meeting on Mar. 7 to discuss how to best shift the culture around community service at ETHS to be more incl...

Freshmen to take PSAT 8/9 in April

Cate Lynch, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

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For the first time in ETHS history, freshmen will be required to take the PSAT April 9 as a direct result of the state changing its SAT testing requirements. “It’s required of all high schools in Illinois this year, ot...

New CTE Classes added for 2019/2020 school year

Brynn Aaronson and Sofia Williams

March 22, 2019

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Cybersecurity Class After 13 years of teaching at ETHS, Gary Haller will finally add a class to his schedule that he has been interested in for years: Cybersecurity. “[Cybersecurity] is something that I’ve been looking at f...

Two ETHS students awarded gold rating at the Illinois Junior Academy of Science Regional Science Fair

Louise Bond and Sabine Gratch

March 22, 2019

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Seniors Michael Frim and Zachary Andalman were both awarded a gold rating for their submissions in the March 2019 Illinois Junior Academy of Science (IJAS) science fair. Frim’s submission was a drop impact study, which is essentiall...

School Closings Lead to Protocols and New E-Learning Day

Taryn Robinson, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

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In order to make up cancelled school on Jan. 30 and Jan. 31, during which temperatures plummeted to a record cold below -25 degrees without windchill, ETHS will have its first ever non-attendance E-Learning Day on Friday, Feb. ...

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