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Solo and Ensemble

Siddharth Ravuri, Feature Editor

Each year, the students of District 203’s Band and Orchestral programs gather at the Solo and Ensemble Festival. This festival, usually held at Lincoln Junior High, showcases each performing groups’ ability to a panel of...

March 19

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Shakespeare at Navy Pier

Christopher Zhou, Managing Editor

On March 6, Students from Kennedy’s panther team went to Navy pier to visit the shakespeare theater in chicago and watch a live stage production of romeo and juliet. The team did it in order to promote a better understanding...

March 23No Comments

Winter Orchestra Concert

Aastha Chouhan, Copy Editor

The Kennedy Junior High orchestras performed in their February concert on Tuesday the 28th. The concert had a theme of old tales and legends, and many of the songs reflected this theme. The groups played in order of grade...

March 19No Comments

Band Recordings

Alicia Chen, Copy Editor

Richard Peck, founder of RJ Recording and Sound, came to Kennedy Junior High School on Tuesday, February 21st to record the Wind Ensemble and the 8th Grade Band. The Wind Ensemble, consisting of talented 7th and 8th grade b...

March 19No Comments

Parent-Teacher Confrences

Aditya Tolia, Managing Editor

February is known for its many holidays such as Presidents’ day and Valentine's day. But for district 203, it marks the date for parent-teacher conferences. These conferences are held twice a year (the other is in the fal...

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Do the Academy Awards Actually Accomplish Anything?

Eron Ristich, Columnist

It's been another great year for both audiences and movie producers, and with it comes the esteemed Academy Awards. Not only is this a great event to prove ability in the making of a film, but gives aud...

March 19No Comments

Pirate Kidnappings and Sheep Herding: A Memoir of St. Patrick

Rachel Ziegler, Opinion Columnist

Saint Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. Saint Patrick’s Day is another holiday, another major conspiracy lying right under our noses. As we ponder this international holiday, questions appear. Was ...

March 19No Comments

Should Spring Break Be Longer?

Karl Borgehammer, Opinion Editor

Spring break is approaching, a week off of school. Students look forward to a some relaxation, enjoying the lack of responsibilities sometimes accompanied by a vacation. In premise, it seems like a gre...

March 19No Comments

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