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Many campuses, cities considering “Sanctuary City” status

Sarah Jimenez and Alex Garcia

March 30, 2017

Do you know what a sanctuary city is? Considering how many minority students are enrolled here at Morton East High School, it's extremely beneficial and important for the students to be informed about current events -- current...

Illegal chip sales EXPOSED

Uziel Alvarez, Alex Giron, and Manuel Avila

March 23, 2017

At least one student here at East has been fundraising for himself, earning more than $60 a day. But he's retiring. In Morton East there is a strict policy that bans anyone from selling to students for themselves. Schools allow...

Are you higher than your grades? You got a problem

Alejandro Rodriguez, Ruben Torres, Manuel Ramirez, and Keshawn Kumsa

March 23, 2017

Students recently have been caring more about being under the influence than attending school and completing responsibilities first. Smoking and finding ways to be under the influence have become much more popular in recent...

Do we really care? Cookies tell the tale

Jacqueline Cheek, Fabian Garcia, and Alexa Bello

March 23, 2017

At Morton East cookies are given to students as a token of gratitude by the school usually nominated by teachers. Teachers nominate students for care cookies to show that they care for school and for the students education. In ...

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