Central Times

Editorial: District 203 is ready for students to return to learning in our buildings.

July 20, 2020

On behalf of the students of Naperville Central, we would like to thank District 203 administration for...

How to stay connected over quarantine

Emily Brodzinski, Staff Writer

May 3, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to force the stay-at-home order, Naperville Central students are taking advantage of the abundance of online resources to keep in touch with those who mean the most.  “It’s actually a lot easier than it usually is,” said senior Abbey Zabat, “Sometimes it’s hard to find time...

Girls soccer continues to work despite quarantine restrictions

Zuzanna Kalinowski, Correspondent

May 3, 2020

Due to the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19 the girl’s varsity soccer season has been cancelled. ‘’I felt disappointed for the athletes during the COVID-19 pandemic,” varsity girls soccer coach Watson said. “It takes a lot of patience for the girls to put their season on hold.’’ J.B. Pritzker, the governor...

Students in Dave Sladkey's Algebra 1 class connect on March 17 via Zoom, an online meeting platform that has quickly become a go-to tool for e-learning.

First week of e-learning considered a success as district staff, students respond to evolving quarantine directives, implications

March 23, 2020

On March 20, Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued a “shelter-in-place” order and announced that all Illinois...

An Instagram user recently posted this cartoon, emphasizing it is a joke. Even while pointing out the insensitivity of the cartoon, others continue to circulate the image on social media. Others have reported the posts in an effort to have them removed.

Don’t be the grasshopper: Thoughts on COVID-19 from a Chinese American

March 18, 2020

The first story I remember reading was “The Grasshopper and the Ant.” As my tiny fingers followed...

Plans announced for food services during school shut-down

Vivian Zhao, Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2020

After shutting down schools until a tentative date of April 6 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, District 203 and local businesses are expanding food service to students in need. Though the shutdown acts as a measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19, students on free and reduced price lunch may lose access to meals that...

Spring Outbreak: Schools shut down as District 203 takes measures to prevent spread of COVID-19

Spring Outbreak: Schools shut down as District 203 takes measures to prevent spread of COVID-19

March 13, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, otherwise known as the coronavirus, District 203 announced today...