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  • February 5Ingrid Carpen(12) advances to sectional bowling competition after scoring 1006 at final season meet

  • December 5On Wednesday December 5, an anti-abortion protest was held before first period on the main street entrance sidewalk

  • December 3Boys Wrestling won against Proviso West 56-15

BluePoint system installed

Mary Wojcik, News Editor

December 20, 2018

Filed under News

In November, Associate Principal for Operations and Technology, Dr. Ken Sorensen held a school-wide assembly addressing new safety features implemented this year, including the BluePoint emergency alert system. Administrati...

Student’s advocate for safety: students attend Willowbrook High School student forum on safety and gun control

Sophie Karrow, In-Depth Editor

March 19, 2018

Filed under Features, News, Uncategorized

    The morning took off with 400 students from 29 different high schools spread out across blue bleachers in the Willowbrook High School field house. All attendees took part in a safety forum to voice their op...

Staff Editorial: Privacy vs. Safety

March 6, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Privacy comes first Until recently, many of us felt that we had places where we were less vulnerable to the debilitating grip of school policy, such as social media. On social media, we were able to complain about the school...

Take a day off vs. Toughen up

March 6, 2015

Filed under Opinions

Better safe than frozen Michael Rivera | Opinion Editor [email protected] When I hear the phrase “winter is coming” I have no fear because District 99 has made an effort to ensure my classmates do not have to endure ridic...

Teachers undergo simulated school shooting

October 21, 2014

Filed under News, Uncategorized

In an effort to increase school safety, the staff participated in a lockdown drill on Sept. 24 that included the Downers Grove police department firing blanks to recreate what an actual school shooting might sound like. Although...