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10 Book Challenge

April 17, 2018

Filed under Community, Features

The 10 Book Challenge's first year is a total success at Morton West High School. The 10 Book Challenge is a challenge who's idea came from the Freshmen Center,   and Librarian Sonia Ocasio-Bowman developed this idea for Mor...

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Basic Prom Information

April 17, 2018

Morton West Construction: An Overview

Adrian Martinez, Editor

April 17, 2018

Filed under Community, Features

Change is coming to Morton West! In late March, Morton West began construction and renovations which will include a new additional building and a remodeled A-hall. Thanks to a qualified school construction bond of $50 million...

Teen Parents for the Weekend.

Alyssa Price

March 29, 2018

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How does it feel to be a parent of an infant? The Child Development Classes at Morton West High School were given  fake babies to take care of over a weekend as a class activity. This opportunity gave the students the experience...

2018 Special Olympics Fundraiser

Kiana Ventura, Editor

March 28, 2018

Filed under Clubs & Activities, Community

In early February a fundraiser began in support of the Special Olympics. Overall, Special Olympics is an organization for special need kids that is run by the State of Illinois. Fifty percent of the money collected by the fundraiser...

2018 Senior Attire

Cynae Sullivan, Writer

March 27, 2018

Filed under Community, Features

Attention Morton West class of 2018! It’s almost our time to graduate! Have you ordered your senior attire yet? This year Jostens is developing and selling all of our senior wear including shirts, sweaters, hoodies, sweatpan...

New 2018-2019 Schedule!

Margret Wong, Reporter

March 27, 2018

Filed under Community, Features, Uncategorized

Changes are coming to Morton High Schools! District 201 is implementing a new bell schedule in the 2018-2019 school year. One of the biggest changes will be that first period starts at 8:45 a.m. rather then 8:00 a.m.. District...

How Will People be Affected Due to New Construction

Kiana Ventura, Editor

March 16, 2018

Filed under Community

There be a new addition and also some remodeling at Morton West High School beginning the end of March or early April of 2018. The construction project is slated to be completed by August of 2019 and this groundbreaking construction...

PSA for Seniors!

Margret Wong, Reporter

March 16, 2018

Filed under Community

Seniors are getting closer to walking across the stage! But wait......there are still many activities the seniors have to look forward to before they graduate! Before all the big fun stuff happens, seniors will have to attend...

Seniors College Journey

March 16, 2018

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While college application deadlines arrive, Morton West seniors continue to feel their fear rising. Seniors are scrambling to produce the perfect college essay, crouching over their laptops filtering through every application....

Snapchat’s New Update

Jocelyn Cambron, Reporter

March 16, 2018

Filed under Community

On February 22, 2018 Snapchat introduced the new version of the app to most of its teen’s users, which left users confused and frustrated. The company has made several dramatic changes and as of now it has not gone well with...

Senior Interview At Morton West: Carlos Serrano

Adrian De Santiago, Reporter

December 6, 2017

Filed under Community

Q: What types of activities do you do here at Morton ? A: I joined track and field during my time in Morton West because I enjoy the sport, I also became a FMP to show the freshman that there is cool mentors in the school. ...

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