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Elmhurst residents promote the Black Lives Matter movement during a peaceful protest

 The Tuesday protest united members of the Elmhurst community and remained peaceful as protestors and passing vehicles showed their solidarity for the black lives matter movement.

Lucy Valeski, Editor-In-Chief TIY

June 3, 2020

Following the murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer on May 25, protesters across America took to the streets to demand justice and reform. Many protests began peacefully but turned violent after looting, fires and police involvement. The protests, catalyzed by the murder of Floyd, are ong...

COVID-19 Update: Elmhurst CUSD 205 considering two commencement options amid prom cancellation

Members of York's choir program

Ethan Thomas, News and Opinions Editor

May 5, 2020

Due to the continuation of the Illinois stay-at-home order, York's Prom, which was rescheduled for May 23, has been canceled and the Commencement Ceremony scheduled for May 17 will be either re-scheduled or held virtually. However, Elmhurst CUSD 205 continues working on plans to allow some end-of-the-...

Senior Superlatives 2020 Update

Seniors from York-hi's cover shoot pose on the

April 29, 2020

In order to ensure the senior superlatives are published before the last day of school for seniors, we've been advised to finalize the categories after the first round of nominations; therefore, we're cancelling the second round of voting in order to expedite the process. We need time to obtain permission...

Teacher Appreciation Week video submission

Teacher Appreciation Week video submission

Murphy McFarlane, Multimedia Editor

April 22, 2020

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week during May 4-8, Student Council is putting together a project to honor our teachers. We encourage you to submit horizontal videos so we can express our gratitude even when away from school. In addition, there is a section to submit goodbyes for Mr. Roback, auto tech...

COVID-19 Update: Illinois schools will remain closed for the remainder of the academic year

On Friday, March 13, Elmhurst  CUSD 205 announced the closure of all district schools until April 6.

Ethan Thomas, News & Opinions Editor

April 20, 2020

On April 17, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker announced that all Illinois schools will remain closed for the remainder of the academic year. Therefore, school districts, including Elmhurst CUSD 205, will not return to in-person learning and will continue the use of remote learning to finish off the scho...

COVID-19 Update: Elmhurst CUSD 205 implements remote professional learning days

All Elmhurst CUSD 205 schools have been shutdown since March 16 due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

Ethan Thomas, News & Opinions Editor

April 15, 2020

Starting on April 17, Elmhurst CUSD 205 will implement remote professional learning (RPL) days into the school week to improve the process of remote learning. Remote learning has been the primary method of education during the stay-at-home order issued by Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker.  On remote p...

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