The Scratching Post

Vernon Hills trick-or-treats cautiously

Candidates debate, others disagree

December 18, 2020

Students civically engaged, vote in 2020 election

Students civically engaged, vote in 2020 election

December 18, 2020

Students and staff find ways to enjoy holiday events

Students and staff find ways to enjoy holiday events

December 18, 2020

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College admissions during  COVID-19 become more complicated

Kaitlyn Booy, Staff Member
January 4, 2021

College applications can be very stressful for those applying to colleges with impending deadlines and complicated submission procedures. However, with a global pandemic thrown into the mix, both students...

BTC writes own original musical

Mark Mitkovetsky, Staff Member
January 4, 2021

For the first time, students in the Backlight Theater Company are writing an original musical. As of now, members of this musical are in the brainstorming portion of this process and are debating between...

Black lives still matter

Amani Vaswani, Design Editor
December 18, 2020

A resurgence of the BLM movement this year trickled down into many communities, including our own, in different ways. 2020 has been a pivotal point in the timeline of the Black Lives Matter movement....

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