LWE Mathletes captured their 4th straight regional championship beating Sandburg by 148 points. The Geometry team, precalculus team and freshman/sophomore 8-person team all took first place. Second place finishes for algebra 1, algebra 2, calculator team, junior/senior 2-person, and oral presentation. Individual first places by Jaxson Plutz, 36/40 in algebra 1, Kaitlyn Poidomani, 34/40 in geometry, and Max Bacon, 26/40 in precalculus. Also medaling, Ben Hayward, Alex Gartelmann, Griffin Chojnacki, Bryson Das, Ashlyn Huizanga, Gabe Alva, and Madelyn Dryier. Congratulations, Griffins!
SCHOLASTIC BOWL SOUTHWEST SUBURBAN CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS! At both levels! Frosh-Soph defended their title winning over Lockport, Stagg, and Sandburg. Varsity took home the conference crown by defeating Lincoln-Way West, LW Central, and Homewood-Flossmoor!
Juniors and Seniors! Spring is in the air. Prom is around the corner. Tickets are now available at www.myschooldance.com for Prom 2024 happening on Saturday, May 11th in Chicago at Lincoln Park Zoo. Ticket sales end on April 29th. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!
Juniors and seniors! Prom 2024 will be announced today during the Announcements!
Lincoln-Way East theater program is preparing for the production of Rainbow Fish for young audiences. They will be traveling to local elementary schools and preforming at LWE on March 16th at 1pm and March 17th at 3pm.
Today is Random Acts of Kindness Day! To encourage students to commit a kind act, the S.A.D.D. Club created flyers that are hanging in classrooms. Take a compliment tab off the flyer and give it to another classmate. #east
The Lincoln-Way East HS music department is hosting three Fish Fry events on Feb 16, March 1 and 8. These run 5-8pm and are open to the community. Guests will not only enjoy a fresh, hot meal, but can also listen to performances by talented high school musicians. Depending on the night, there may be jazz bands, vocalists, orchestra, or guitar performances. Adult fish dinners are $15 and include a cookie and drink. Senior tickets are $12. $6 grilled cheese and fries meals, which also include a cookie and drink, for the kids or those not interested in fish. If you dine in, enjoy the music and visit the raffle table for some great prizes provided by supportive local businesses. Carry out is available.
The Class of 2028! A big thank you for attending our Open House event. We cannot wait to have you at East in the fall #east
East Students! Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors are interested in trying out for the talent show? Enter your information below. The actual event takes place on Saturday, March 9th at LWE. Entry's are due Friday, February 16th. Enter Here: https://bit.ly/LWEtalent
Our LWE Chess team made some remarkable plays at state this weekend in Peoria! Congrats to them on an amazing season! #east
Congratulations to our Rocket League E-Sports team for winning the Evergreen park invitational this Saturday! They swept the entire tournament and did not lose a game, winning 3-0 in finals against Evergreen park. Smash Crew also participated, going 1-2 for the invite. Congrats!
Griffins! Check out an opportunity for second semester clubs! This week is Future Lawyers of America Club. #east
Get ready Griffins!
Good luck to our Chess team at state in Peoria this week! Go East! Go Griffins! Go Blue!
2014 LWE alum Tom Emola met with the East Computer Club today. Tom is currently employed by Level Access. The club had the pleasure of learning about digital accessibility thanks to Tom's work experience.
“Yugo to the Disco,” is 2/10 from 7:00-10:00 PM. Parking/Entrance : Students that are driving/parking at LWE, park in the stadium lot/enter through the auditorium (Door 41). Students that are being dropped off, enter at the main entrance /enter through (Door 1).
Mathletes Update! The regional is underway! Seniors Divya Thumu & Madalyn Dryier took 10 min to prep 4 questions on the topic of Mathematical Logic. They then had 7 min present them before receiving 3 additional questions that the had to answer on the fly in just 3 more min!
Jersey day vs. Jersey Shore! Great outfits Griffins! Tomorrow is dress your favorite decade -- 50's, 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's
Mr. Fiore and Mr. Dewolf's World History classes spent this week collaborating on a script to create a newscast on the Middle Ages. The students added images and a voiceover over a PowerPoint presentation. Then, exported the presentation to Microsoft Teams.
Seniors! The senior shirt shop has been extended to Friday, February 9th. Order now before it's too late. Go to the Class of 2024 Teams page to access the link. A reminder there is a front and back to the shirt.