Central Times

Signs of suicide: better late than never

Signs of suicide: better late than never

Ana Turner, Editor-in-Chief

September 27, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Showcase

Topics that are frowned upon in discussion: women’s periods, STDs, abortion, polygamy. Suicide. ...

Mandatory self-defense classes might ease fears

Mandatory self-defense classes might ease fears

Central Times Staff

February 7, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Showcase

On deadline days, our staff has been known to stay at school until as late as 10:30 p.m. As...

Student members of Hawk TV should be allowed to clarify their identity, define their purpose

Student members of Hawk TV should be allowed to clarify their identity, define their purpose

December 30, 2017

Every September, the Central Times republishes its editorial policy. It takes up about 600...

As vaping gains popularity, administrators need to take more preventive measures

As vaping gains popularity, administrators need to take more preventive measures

November 1, 2017

During lunch hours. During Homecoming. During football games. These are all instances in...

Students were right: Confederate flag had to go

Central Times Staff

September 28, 2017

Filed under Editorial

For the first time, students in Jane Thompson’s U.S. History classes vetoed the option to hang a Confederate flag in her classroom. The Central Times believes that this decision was influenced by the recent political climate, and understandably so. Lately, there has been much debate surrounding...

Cursive curriculum reasonable in elementary school, ridiculous in high school

Cursive curriculum reasonable in elementary school, ridiculous in high school

Editorial Board

May 22, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Showcase

A recent school funding bill passed by the Illinois House on April 26 will require students to learn cursive...

Classification of school environment plays important role in PDA tolerance

Classification of school environment plays important role in PDA tolerance

April 22, 2017

Public displays of affection, PDA for short, appear to be a highly-charged political topic. The CT dec...

Letter to the Editor: District 203’s Director of Communications details process for survey response

Michelle Fregoso, Director of Communications for District 203

April 11, 2017

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

Editor's note: An excerpt of this letter is featured in the April edition of the Central Times. Due to spacing, the entire letter could not be fit. The CT has published the entire letter below. At Naperville 203, we consider ourselves fortunate to have high-quality high school newspapers run by earnest, hard-working studen...

Weekly late start good for teachers, now do something for students

Weekly late start good for teachers, now do something for students

March 27, 2017

Each of us has been plagued with waking up at ungodly early hours for school. Whether it be for a cl...