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Congressional Debate team places 2nd at Hersey debate tournament

Kaylynn Yung, Correspondent

On Saturday, Sept. 17, from 8:15 a.m. to 4:15, the Congressional Debate team went to Hersey High School for the Congressional Debate tournament with about 30 other schools. Central’s...  Read More »

September 18, 2016 • 0 comments

Breakthrough Starshot

April 29, 2016

Just a few short weeks ago, the future became a little bit closer with the announcement of Breakthrough Starshot. Breakthrough Starshot is an effort to reach the closest star system, Alpha Centauri...  Read More »

Students organize contest to redesign Naperville flag

March 26, 2016

The Naperville flag may soon be receiving a facelift, if not a complete overhaul. A group of students from Neuqua-Valley High School have created a contest to redesign the Naperville city flag, which the...  Read More »

Central alumnus Jillian Johnston hosts male and female empowerment workshops

March 15, 2016

She wears an ivory t-shirt with pictures of a butterfly breaking out its cocoon, several necklaces and a lavender rubber bracelet, similarly imprinted with a butterfly. When entering the auxiliary gym...  Read More »

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Redeker, Hannan lift girls’ soccer over Schaumburg

CT Staff

Central's girls' soccer team bested Schaumburg at the St. Charles East tournament this past Saturday by a score of 2-1. Goals from sophomore Maddie Redeker and junior Meridith...  Read More »

April 12, 2016 • 0 comments

Photo Gallery: Staff vs. Student Basketball Game

March 16, 2016

Eight student teams faced off against Naperville Central teachers and faculty in the annual Staff vs. Student basketball game on March 9. Student teams included Hawk TV, Theatre Central, Special Olympics, Mr. NCHS, Adapted PE leaders, JKB leadership and the cheer team. Winning six out of eight five-minute games...  Read More »

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Book Review: “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”

Blake Preston, Correspondent

September 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Film Review: ‘Sully’

September 12, 2016

I love Tom Hanks. So much. He is my favorite actor of all time, and will likely go...  Read More »

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A brief history of terrorist attacks around the world

Naina Prasad and Sasha Fenton

Age of Terrorism: two decades of terrorist attacks around the globe. Infographic by Sasha Fenton. Text by Naina Prasad.

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February 16, 2016 • 0 comments

Pros and Cons for taking courses pass/D/F

February 16, 2016

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Missing School?

When reporting a student absence, a parent/guardian, not a student, must call the parent link number before 11 a.m. (630)420-6966

Homecoming Court

Lexi Haskell,

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Redhawk of the Week: Khaled Khatib

April 25, 2016

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