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More than 40 Things So You’re Not Bored

May 17, 2017


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50 Things to do during the Summer   With less than two weeks of school left, many students have mixed feelings about summer. Many are excited for vacations and warm weather, and eager to leave Kennedy behind and move on the High School. Others are more despondent, thinking about friendships...

Mrs. Hollander Impact

Elliott Clements and Nandini Kapoor

May 17, 2017


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Mrs. Hollander has showed science can be fun, and that learning not only comes from the teacher, but from fellow students. Her encouragement of collaboration and laughing has given her students an opportunity to grow with each other, not just in the learning environment, but in personal circumstances t...

State Mathcounts Champions, Once Again

May 17, 2017


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For the third year in a row, the Kennedy Mathcounts Team won both the Chapter competition and the State competition without any doubt. This year’s 4-person team consisted Geoffrey Wu, Holden Mui, Colin Yao, and Alicia Chen. On March 4th, 2017, the state competition was held at a Lisle hotel, wher...

A Panther’s Dictionary

Ellen Yandel, Managing Editor

May 17, 2017


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These are some quotes collected around the Pod; 63 quotes for 63 Panthers. “Basically, the lightning shoop will kill you.”       “I’m deleting fools left and right.”     “Have you ever accidentally eaten fly? That’s what it tastes like.”       “PARCC ...

Solo and Ensemble

Siddharth Ravuri, Feature Editor

March 19, 2017


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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 judges. By participating in the Solo and Ensemble Festival, students have the opp...

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