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The Student News Site of Prospect High School

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The Student News Site of Prospect High School

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photo courtesy of John Camardella

COLLEGE WORLD RELIGIONS NO LONGER OFFERED FOR 2021-22 SCHOOL YEAR

Marina Makropoulos, Online News Editor May 23, 2021

Pulling into a Dunkin’ Donuts drive-thru to get his coffee, the worker paused while handing World Religions teacher and former head basketball coach, John Camardella, his coffee and told him he was mad....

photo courtesy of Chris Cirrincione

CIRRINCIONE SAYS ‘ADIOS’ TO PROSPECT THIS YEAR

Dean Carlson, News Reporter May 20, 2021

Spanish teacher, Chris Cirrincione, will be leaving Prospect at the end of this school year. After working here for over four years, he will have the bittersweet ending he expected to have to have. Over...

A DIFFERENT LOOK FOR GRADUATION

A DIFFERENT LOOK FOR GRADUATION

Marina Makropoulos May 16, 2021

  Under the lights of George Gattas Memorial Stadium, Prospect’s class of ‘21 will be seated 6 feet apart in white chairs above the green turf.  When students walk up to receive their diploma...

SENIOR SUNRISE TO BE HELD AS 21 DAYS OF PRAISE CONTINUES

Genevieve Karutz, Executive Opinion Editor May 12, 2021

As students and staff continue to celebrate the 2021 senior class, a “Senior Sunrise” will be held at the George Gattas stadium on May 13 from 5:15 to 6:30 a.m. This event is a part of the 21 Days...

(photo courtesy of Joyce Kim)

KIM SELECTED AS NEW ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL

Olivia Kim, Editor-in-Chief May 10, 2021

Since home was not a place of comfort for Teacher and Learning Facilitator (TLF) Joyce Kim growing up, school was able to provide a sense of predictability and security that Kim appreciated. Not that high...

COUNTLESS JOHN HERSEY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AFFECTED BY COVID-19 SPIKE

COUNTLESS JOHN HERSEY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS AFFECTED BY COVID-19 SPIKE

Marina Makropoulos, Online News Editor April 23, 2021

According to an article published by the Daily Herald on April 20, 13 students at John Hersey High School had confirmed cases of COVID-19, which caused 155 additional students to go into a mandated quarantine...

Renovations are ongoing in the CTE Wing.

PROSPECT PLANS FURTHER RENOVATIONS OVER SUMMER

Joey Delahunty, Executive Online Editor April 22, 2021

    New renovations are coming to Prospect this summer in continuation with those done during this school year. The planned changes are far reaching, from a repainting and rearranging of the KLC to...

SENIOR ASSASSIN TRADITION RETURNS FOR CLASS OF 2021

SENIOR ASSASSIN TRADITION RETURNS FOR CLASS OF 2021

Genevieve Karutz, Executive Opinion Editor April 13, 2021

On April 12, the non-affiliated Prospect tradition of Senior Assassin begins for seniors. With approximately 170 seniors signed up, the cash prize for winning senior assassin will be around $850. Senior...

Photo courtesy of Julianne Evans.

JULIANNE EVANS NAMED NEW MATH/SCIENCE DIVISION HEAD

Kevin Lynch, Entertainment Editor April 11, 2021

The new Math/Science Division Head was announced Friday to be Julianne Evans, current math teacher and Instructional Coach at Libertyville High School. Evans will be joining the Prospect staff in the 2021-22...

Photo courtesy of Chris Cirrincione.

CIRRINCIONE LEAVING FOR ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL ROLE AT PALATINE H.S.

Elizabeth Keane, Editor-in-Chief April 6, 2021

For spanish teacher Chris Cirrincione, it’s the little things that make Prospect such a “special place to work.” This includes going out for lunch with some of his best friends on the staff or receiving...

BELLOF PURSUES NEW OPPORTUNITY AT BUFFALO GROVE

BELLOF PURSUES NEW OPPORTUNITY AT BUFFALO GROVE

Olivia Kim, Copy Editor April 6, 2021

(Photo courtesy of Keith Bellof)  Math/Science Division Head Keith Bellof will be leaving Prospect after 25 years for a new opportunity at Buffalo Grove High School as their first ever Director of...

Photo courtesy of Katina Frericks.

COMPETITIVE DANCE ADVANCES TO STATE IN UNIQUE SEASON

Juliet Aquino, Features Producer March 31, 2021

“I see our name, and I scream ‘we made it’ and [the room] just went boom and we were all just going nuts.”  Third-year head coach of the Prospective Competition Dance Team Katina Frericks recalls...

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