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Wildcat Chronicle

The student news site of West Chicago Community High School

Wildcat Chronicle

The student news site of West Chicago Community High School

Wildcat Chronicle

Students at WEGO work on a project during the 2021-22 school year. Next year will bring a change to the bell schedule.

WEGO administration introduces change in schedule next year

By Karidja Monjolo, Reporter May 25, 2022
A new class will be required of all students in the coming year to support students' social and emotional learning, as well as academics.
Second semester journalism students celebrate the Chronicles achievements on May 10.

Chronicle takes home high honors at NISPA’s annual conference

By Wildcat Chronicle Staff May 12, 2022
The Wildcat Chronicle took home two honors at the virtual NISPA conference in early May.
LifeSmarts competitors work as a team during the National Championship in Washington, D.C.

WCCHS’ LifeSmarts Team places eighth in nation

By Leslie Fireman, Chronicle Advisor May 10, 2022
WEGO's LifeSmarts team returned from the national competition with an eighth-place ranking and several individual wins.
Spanish 4 students introduce themselves to Basilio Vargas, a mine worker in Bolivia, via Zoom.

Ring ring, who is it? Bolivia

By Karina Lemus and Anna Zepeda May 6, 2022
WCCHS Spanish 4 students participate in a special Zoom conference with Bolivian miner Basilio Vargas.
Senior Carina Correa delivers her Ignite speech on Why We Should Have Enjoyed Our Childhood When We Had the Chance.

Seniors deliver Ignite speeches as culminating project

By Wildcat Chronicle Staff May 6, 2022
Seniors in Enriched World Literature concluded their course with a major speech assessment on May 6.
Latin Fever is back and better than ever

Latin Fever is back and better than ever

By Adan Villa May 5, 2022
Latin Fever is back for the first time in two years, and invites students to join in the festivities on Friday.
WeGo Dramas tech crew accepts the first-place award for their small set design.

WeGo Drama makes headlines at State

By Adan Villa April 6, 2022
WeGo Drama recently made headlines when they took home two first place awards at the IHSA State competition.
An untitled work by freshman Angelina Garcia, entered in the mixed media category. (Photo courtesy of Megan Dulkinys)

WEGO artists take home awards at Upstate Eight Conference show

By Wildcat Chronicle Staff March 21, 2022
WEGO students competed at the Upstate 8 Conference last weekend, bringing back numerous accolades.
NHS latest fundraising event a success

NHS’ latest fundraising event a success

By Adan Villa March 17, 2022
WEGO's National Honor Society hosted a badminton tournament on March 11.
Prom is officially back for 2022

Prom is officially back for 2022

By Alondra Romero and Chuck Baumgartner March 10, 2022
Prom is officially returning for WEGO juniors and seniors after a 2-year hiatus.
Students who wish to improve their grades before finals should take advantage of tutoring in the LRC.

Second semester marks return to traditional final exam policy

By Jose Lopez March 8, 2022
The school changes its final exam policy for second semester in an effort to return to traditional assessments.
Preschool program returns after being modified

Preschool program returns after being modified

By Icza Huizar and Chuck Baumgartner March 1, 2022
WEGO Preschool is back and better then ever. Read about the changes made due to the pandemic.
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