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John Paul Schilling competes in Illinois v. Iowa All-Star Game

John Paul Schilling competes in Illinois v. Iowa All-Star Game

James Morris, News Reporter March 31, 2023

  On March 20, 2023, Sterling senior John Paul Schilling participated in the Pepsi Illinois vs. Iowa All-Star game. Schilling was selected to join the Illinois team earlier this month. Prior to this,...

Students in AP Literature participate in the book tasting. Hosted by Mrs. Johnson, this opportunity allowed students to pick the next book for their project.

AP Literature students participate in a book tasting

James Morris, News Reporter February 13, 2023

  Every year, high school students read some sort of book for their English class. However, this year students in English teacher Jordan Johnson’s AP Literature class were able to do things a little...

Seniors Antonio Tablante (Left) and William Aulwes (Right) will attend college in the fall. Tablante is headed out of state while Aulwes plans on attending an in-state college.

In-State vs. Out-of-State College

James Morris, News Reporter January 24, 2023

  Every year, high school seniors have a decision concerning where they will attend college, or if they will even attend college at all. On average, over 60% of high school seniors go to some sort of...

FFA Semester-In-Review

FFA Semester-In-Review

James Morris, News Reporter December 16, 2022

  FFA has many different opportunities and can open up doors for many new friendships and potential career paths. Throughout the entire school year thus far, FFA has hosted, competed, and appeared in...

USNA students gather prior to beginning the fall semester. Students who are appointed to attend become a part of this long and prestigious process.

Is a military academy right for you?

James Morris, News Reporter November 17, 2022

  For some high school students, there may be another option besides college and the workforce. This uncommon, selective, and prestigious option is service at a military academy.    At the end of...

Students and their families taking a college visit to learn more about their potential campus. College visits are a monumental step in the application process.

Tips to taking a college visit

James Morris, News Reporter October 17, 2022

  Throughout high school, students are encouraged to pursue their passions and plan ahead for the future. Although that is true, at the end of a student's senior year, many students do not have a plan...

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