The student news site of New Trier High School

New Trier News

The student news site of New Trier High School

New Trier News

The student news site of New Trier High School

New Trier News

The administration of Northwest High School  shut down the Viking Saga student newspaper because of what they deemed to be inappropriate LGBTQ stories, students claim this violated their first amendment rights
Nebraska high school faces censorship after LGBTQ+ articles
Lucy Kelly, News Editor
September 29, 2022

The student-run newspaper, The Northwest Viking Saga, which has been running for 54 years, was shut down by the school’s superintendent after the publication of two LGBTQ...

A rice bowl served up during the first week of school. The problem of inconsistent portions has been solved by Quest.
Students notice change in cafeteria portion sizes
Ana Torresarpi, Sports Editor
September 20, 2022

With the start of the 2022-2023 school year, the cafeteria, according to frequenters of the Picante line, also known as the rice bowl line, has been giving out smaller than...

Student scan their IDs at the Winnetka entrance on the morning of Aug. 31. The scanning lines have been moving swiftly through the first weeks
Students satisfied with new ID scanning
Lucy Kelly, News Editor
September 14, 2022

The implementation of ID scanning has made its return, but this year there are more scanners at each of the main entrances, solving last year's problem of long lines in the...

The 2022-2023 school calendar showing the yellow Anchor Days. The new day was added on Wednesdays where all periods meet for 35 minutes
Students see benefits, problems in Anchor Days
Alexia Green, Features Editor
September 14, 2022

 With the new Anchor Days thrown into the mix, the routine of Blue and Green Days the last two years has been disrupted.  This year, an Anchor Day was added on Wednesdays...

Hannah Gunter from the Evanston YWCA presented the Clothesline Project for Kate Goodmans and Pete Drevline’s 5th period KW classes.
Wellness week addressed sexual violence
Maya Ramaswamy, Staff Reporter
June 2, 2022

On April 25-29, Wellness Week adopted the theme of “Empower” for the first time in its history. This focus entailed presentations and discussions on healthy relationships,...

Seniors Brendan Warshauer and MJ Jones working on compiling resources for a competition
Senior debater wins Julia Burke award
Kate Dieffenbacher, Staff Reporter
May 20, 2022

Senior Mj Jones won the Julia Burke Award this year for excelling in debate competitions and maintaining friendships in the policy debate community despite the competitive...

Assistant Public Defender Melisa McNeill introduces members of the defense team to prospective jurors during jury pre-selection in the penalty phase of the trial of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooter Nikolas Cruz at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. on Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Trial of Parkland shooter set to resume in June
Stella Dale, Staff Reporter
May 10, 2022

The perpetrator of one of the deadliest school shootings in American history will face sentencing after pleading guilty to all 34 charges, including murder and attempted murder,...

Protests erupt outside of the Supreme Court on May 2, 2022 after leaked draft opinion reveals the potential overturn of Roe V. Wade
Abortion activists organize Mother's Day Strike
Lula Fox, News Editor
May 5, 2022

Pro-choice activists across the country have proposed a week-long Mother’s Day Strike in wake of the leaked Supreme Court draft opinion that would overturn Roe. V Wade.  The...

Promotional poster for Prom Night 2022, to be held on May 14
Students excited for return of prom
Lucy Kelly, Staff reporter
May 4, 2022

We all know the cliché prom in coming-of-age movies: floor length gowns, slow dancing on the dance floor, and that awkward portrait taken at the photo booth. Deep down many...

On Thursday, April 28, firetrucks gathered outside of New Triers Winnetka Campus after fire alarm went off
Fabrication Lab incident sparks fiery student reactions
Ana Torresarpi, Sports Editor
May 4, 2022

Last Thursday during eighth period, all of the New Trier staff and students were evacuated  when a fire alarm was set off by a small flame that started in the Fabrication...

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