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Only a week after school ended, the Michigan City basketball program, including the high school players, worked to provide day camps to children in the community to improve their skill while focusing on maintaining a fun and safe environment.
Local businesses are part of what makes Chesterton such a great place to live. Chesterton and Porter are two communities that thrive on small, local businesses. One such business, that is new to the area, is The IN Coast. The IN Coast has been in business for less than a year and is owned by Mrs. Jenny Soffin.
The End of the Line
La Crosse High School finished up it’s 2016-2017 school year on May 26th. They spent the very last week doing finals and hurrying to tie up any loose ends before they let the kids go out into the world. The week before then, though, was the time for school wide fun.
The Spring Dance
Discovery Charter School’s Spring Dance was held May fifth from 6:00 - 8:30 PM. It was the first dance the new cafeteria, and it was also the first time that the students from the fifth grade were invited to a dance.
Post Prom Recap
As April ends and May begins, many students have started to look back on this year’s education.
Learn Today to Excel Tomorrow Banquet
The top 10 percent of the LPHS Class of 2017 and their educator of choice gathered at the Silver Palace on May 1st to celebrate all of their success throughout their time in school.
This occasion was kindly sponsored by the Rotary Club, so everyone at the event was able to just enjoy the night and the incredible food. The night consisted of inducting three new members into the Learn Today to Excel tomorrow Hall of Fame, honoring the two students from every grade who won the Most Outstanding Student award, and hearing speeches from the top senior students about why they chose their most influential educator.
“The banquet was so much fun! I’m so proud of all the students and teachers for their success stories. It was inspirational to...
Mrs. Denger y la familia de La Crosse
It is not easy to learn how to use an entirely new subset of words, and even harder to use them fluently. Mrs. Denger is the one and only Spanish teacher at La Crosse, and her teaching methods and positive attitude make a new language a fun task to conquer.
The LPHS Winter Guard team has been hard at work these last couple months preparing for competitions and then dominating in nearly every single one.
Wolves to Perform Neil Simon Classic: The Female Odd Couple
The wolves are breaking out a game of Trivial Pursuit rather than some poker cards in Neil Simon’s The Female Odd Couple on April 21 and 22 at 7:00 pm and April 23 at 2:00 pm in the Jesse B. Rogers auditorium.
The bleachers bounced and bucked like a bronco as hundreds of screaming fans dressed in blue and white jumped up and down frantically. Suddenly, a hush fell over the crowd as the net effortless swished not once but twice. A buzzer was sounded, the bleachers that were buckling just moments before were empty as the entire La Lumiere student body poured into the court to surround their team. La Lumiere boy’s basketball team had officially won Dick’s Nationals. They were rightfully crowned the best basketball team in the nation.
National Honor Society recently took a trip to Chicago’s Navy Pier to see a Shakespeare play and the sights around that area. The play this year was Romeo and Juliet abridged, which the Shakespeare Theatre Company put their own personal spins onto, such as having Benvolio, a friend of Romeo’s, be played by a girl, and having the scene where Romeo and Juliet meet feature intense modern music.