Best of SNO High School Edition

Stepping between worlds

Stepping between worlds

Kaitlin Maloney

March 16, 2015


Filed under Profiles, Sports, Uncategorized, Video

For most athletes, trying to balance schoolwork with three-hour practices and a 10-minute commute home is difficult enough. However, senior twins Carly and Hayley Mangan travel 45 minutes each way to practice at their Irish step dance school in Montville, CT. They make the commute four to five days...

ReelPeople, ReelOpportunities, ReelAbilities

ReelPeople, ReelOpportunities, ReelAbilities

Tori Swart

March 9, 2015


Filed under Movies, Uncategorized, Video

Both verbal and nonverbal students with disabilities gather in this student-made short introductory film for the ReelAbilities Film Festival school outreach program. The festival invites people to come together to celebrate the lives, stories and art of people with disabilities. ReelAbilities is...

Fight song Fridays

Fight song Fridays

Tori Swart

March 3, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized, Video

A new weekly announcement has been set in place where the entire school sings the Sycamore Fight Song. The reasoning behind it all? Follow along as reporter Tori Swart investigates.

Domo arigato: two robotics stories

Domo arigato: two robotics stories

Nick Gee and Brooke Vincent

March 2, 2015


Filed under Features, Uncategorized, Video

Here are a couple cool stories from schools with an extracurricular you don't hear about too often: Robotics Club! We couldn't pick just one, so here's a sampling of both. Wylie East High School finished seventh in the qualifying rounds of the FIRST Tech Challenge, a national robotics competition. (Th...

Students participate in annual Relay for Life event

Students participate in annual Relay for Life event

Michael Sande

February 27, 2015


Filed under Health, Uncategorized, Video

Once a year, students and faculty gather in the Homestead field house to participate in the globally recognized fundraising event Relay For Life. Students check into this event from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., bringing in sleeping bags, snacks and fundraising money to carry them until the end of the event at...

Aim, shoot, bullseye: on being an archer

Aim, shoot, bullseye: on being an archer

Devin Wickstrom

February 20, 2015


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized, Video

Senior Christian Morgan on the experience of being an archer.

Good Morning, DC: Divine Child’s daily news program

Good Morning, DC: Divine Child’s daily news program

Trevor Renner and Jen Lessnau

February 17, 2015


Filed under School News, Uncategorized, Video

The price is not right

The price is not right

David Black

February 16, 2015


Filed under Local & World News, Uncategorized, Video

Over the past six years, gas prices have tended to increase, reaching a U.S. average of $4 per gallon in May of 2011, according to GasBuddy.com. Yet, over the past few months, the price of gas has steadily fallen, landing at a U.S. average of about $2 per gallon. In the Chicago area specifically, prices...