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AS.IS celebrates Day of Silence and Night of Noise

AS.IS celebrates Day of Silence and Night of Noise

Matt Carbone, Reporter

April 25, 2016


Filed under Clubs, Features

On April 15, York High School's very own GSA (Gay Straight Alliance), known as AS.IS, hosted a get-together for nearby high school GSA’s to celebrate Night of Noise. The event is the follow-up to Day of Silence, where students who are participating stay silent all day until the night time to represent...

Law team finds early success

Gracie Tully, Co-Graphics Editor

March 14, 2016


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Over the past two weeks, York Law Team has been to three different competitions: one in Lake County, one in Rolling Meadows, and one in Kane County. At each of the competitions, York has done fairly well, with awards given to individual members of the team. On Sat., Feb. 20, York placed sixth place...

“Be the Change” Nomination Form

“Be the Change” Nomination Form

March 3, 2016


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Hey Dukes! Every day, we see random acts of kindness throughout the school.  Many times, these acts go unnoticed. Challenge Day Club is creating the "Thanks for Being the Change!" award, an opportunity for you to give these people, students and staff alike, a shout out to let them know that their kin...

“Check mate!”

“Check mate!”

Jack Rodgers, Reporter

February 19, 2016


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After months of practice and hard work, the York Chess Club took their talents to Peoria, IL last weekend to compete in the state competition. The team had a record breaking season going 5-2 within the conference and bringing up a number of younger players with fresh talent. After a multitude of matches, t...

York holds mock elections for students

York holds mock elections for students

Matt Carbone, Graphics editor | York hi

February 18, 2016


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UPDATE: A total of 1545 students participated in the elections. On the Republican side, 321 students voted for Donald Trump and 147 students voted for Marco Rubio. On the Democratic side, an overwhelming 676 students voted for Bernie Sanders whereas 170 students cast their vote for H...

York becomes a part of Food Fight

York becomes a part of Food Fight

Julia Neri, Reporter | York hi

February 9, 2016


Filed under Clubs, Features

After learning about a club called Food Fight at her church, junior Macaila Britton made it her mission to make York High School a part of Food Fight’s team. Food Fight is a student-led organization, originally started in Naperville, that helps fight world hunger. The club focuses on fundraising...

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