Best of SNO

#27
2019-2020
Distinguished Sites Rank for
Lake Forest High School
8
Published Stories for
Lake Forest High School
in 2019-2020
#30
2019-2020
Best of SNO Rank for
Lake Forest High School
Stories from Lake Forest High School
A Voice for the Voiceless
Opinions

Laine Gamrath | November 11, 2019

Last spring, three LFHS teachers went to see a play. Eager to find a show to put on as the freshman/sophomore production for the 2019-2020 school year, they went in with an open, but still critical,…

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Lifelong friends will play together at Northwestern
Sports

AJ Shaw | November 4, 2019

From a young age, seniors Bridget Mitchell,  Nicole Doucette, and Ingrid Falls had something special about them.

Not only were the three girls immensely talented on the soccer field, but they had a…

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A Week In The Tunes
Arts & Entertainment

Caroline Zeeman | October 25, 2019

As always, the end of the week means new music. Here is a look at five standout projects released this past week, and five projects to be on the lookout for over this upcoming week. To keep up with the…

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The Feminist Files: Sexism in Sports
Opinions

Kiera Burns | October 22, 2019

As a kid, I always looked forward to watching college football on Saturdays with my family. Whenever Holly Rowe was reporting, my dad made an effort to remind me that girls could be sports reporters, and…

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Vaping illness sends alum to ICU
Vaping

Molly Burgener | October 2, 2019

Marketed as a safer alternative to smoking cigarettes, the e-cigarette has come under intense federal scrutiny after being linked to 12 deaths and hundreds of hospitalizations this year.

Alum Frank…

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She Speaks for All of Us
Opinions

Casey Murray | October 2, 2019

In Washington the storm of impeachment is strengthening. In London the boisterous thunderhead of Brexit is looming. And in New York’s City the world’s leaders are gathering to discuss the steadily-warming…

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The Flag Is Patriotic, Not Political
Opinions

Catherine Greub | September 19, 2019

For the remembrance of 9/11, Young Americans for Freedom, a national club with a chapter at Lake Forest High School, lined the sides of McKinley Road with thousands of American Flags. Why? To commemorate…

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In Defense of Institutional Political Neutrality at LFHS
Opinions

Kelsey Marx | September 18, 2019

On the 18th anniversary of the September 11th attacks on our nation, local residents awoke to the sight of 2,977 miniature American flags lining the street in front of Lake Forest High School. The…

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Foam In The Streets: Paranoia Leads to Declaration of War Among Senior Class
News

Aidan Block | April 19, 2019

LAKE FOREST — When it arrives in this usually quiet, sleepy town, springtime tends to be a chaotic time, especially for seniors attending Lake Forest High School. It’s filled with sports, studying…

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Ripples Abound at TEDxLFHS 2019
News

Casey Murray | April 9, 2019

Behind the curtains at Lake Forest High School’s annual TEDx event, something wasn’t working as expected.

The agenda had called for showing “Hot Ones of LFHS,” a New Media flick created by junior…

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High School Is No Fairy Tale Movie
Opinions

Nell Burgener | March 27, 2019

I grew up driving past the infamous green lawn of Lake Forest High School, dreaming about when I would call the white, ivy covered building my home.  After graduating from middle school in 2015, I thought…

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I Wouldn’t Trade Her For Gold
Opinions

Katie Pierce | December 10, 2018

I am 18 years old.  Until Monday, Nov. 12, I had never experienced grief.  I had never cried over a death because I had never known anyone close to me who had died.  

But that day the hearts of the…

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