Dog days aren’t over: Central searches for drugs

Dog days aren’t over: Central searches for drugs

Andrew Bitautas and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
December 18, 2014 • 70 views
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The Hinsdale Police Department and District 86 conducted a canine search on Tuesday, Dec. 9 at both Hinsdale Central and Hinsdale South. Hinsdale Police do not have a canine unit of their own, so they had to use canine officers and trained dogs from the Oak Brook, Lisle, Willowbrook, and Woodridge... Read more »

Gender equality shown through softball field construction

Gender equality shown through softball field construction

Matt Stockmal and Christi Carras, Editor
December 16, 2014 • 63 views
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    On Oct. 26, construction workers... Read more »

World Languages Week helps promote foreign language study at Central

World Languages Week helps promote foreign language study at Central

Michael Claussen and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
December 15, 2014 • 60 views
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Last week, Central held the annual World Languages Week, a week dedicated to promoting the study of World Languages and advocating for the enrollment in two languages at the same time. The week also served as a break from rigorous schedules of some World Languages students and gave students an opportunity... Read more »

“Rock the Cash” rocks the school

“Rock the Cash” rocks the school

Brianna Ary and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
December 15, 2014 • 65 views
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National Honors Society, or more informally known as NHS, is holding a fundraiser for periods four through six during the last two weeks before holiday break to raise money for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Smile Train, and for people with cystic fibrosis. The class that gathers the most money... Read more »

Ren crowned Mr. Hinsdale 2014

Ren crowned Mr. Hinsdale 2014

Paige Pielet and Christi Carras, Editor
December 11, 2014 • 174 views
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On Wednesday, Dec. 10, the Mr. Hinsdale Pageant took place. The competition featured male students who participated in talent, question and answer, and fashion portions of the show. The contest was created by J.Kyle Braid cohort three years ago. When JKB students went on their annual trip to California,... Read more »

Eight students receive perfect score on standardized test

Eight students receive perfect score on standardized test

Jack Breslin
November 26, 2014 • 396 views
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District 86 recently recognized nine students for getting a perfect 36 on their ACT, eight of which came from Hinsdale Central. The eight Central students are unique in their own ways, and each have a different perspective on how their score affected them as far as their college decision and their work... Read more »

State champions recognized in Springfield

State champions recognized in Springfield

Andrew Bitautas
November 26, 2014 • 112 views
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Last week many classes were missing students, not because kids were playing hooky, but because members of state championship teams were recognized at the capitol building for their successes. All members of each championship team were invited to participate in the trip, which included a ceremony at... Read more »

Seniors sign and commit to collegiate athletics

Seniors sign and commit to collegiate athletics

Paige Pielet and Christi Carras, Editor
November 20, 2014 • 342 views
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On the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 12, the Athletic Department hosted a fall National Letter of Intent college signing event. Eleven Central athletes participated, and there... Read more »

33 students inducted into the IMEA

33 students inducted into the IMEA

Sanjana Srinivasan and Christi Carras, Editor
November 10, 2014 • 393 views
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Thirty-three Central students were selected to join the Illinois Music Educators Association (IMEA) District I Festival Orchestra, Choir, Band, and Jazz Band. The students competed against more than 2500 students from more than 200 schools in the area. For the auditions, students had to play... Read more »

Central alumni win prestigious writing award

Central alumni win prestigious writing award

Andrew Bitatus and Sanjana Srinivasan, Editor
November 5, 2014 • 228 views
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Hinsdale Central recently recognized four of its students for being selected as 2014 Norman Mailer Writing Award Semifinalists for the High School Creative Non-Fiction Writing Award Competition. Only 19 students were recognized throughout the entire country, making this achievement even more remarkable... Read more »