Wildcat Chronicle

Leslie Najera-Rivas
This is Leslie’s fourth year on the team. She is a student ambassador and a senior. She enjoys helping others and hopes to major in communications or film. 


Leslie Najera-Rivas, Editor in Chief

Dec 18, 2020
Helping people in need during the holidays (Story)
Nov 25, 2020
Teachers work from home to protect their loved ones (Story)
Nov 24, 2020
Telling stories through videos with new project (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
Girls swimming keeps moving forward despite COVID-19 restrictions (Story)
Oct 20, 2020
Voting season has begun (Story)
Oct 15, 2020
A way to help a student-run business learn job skills using donations (Story)
Oct 13, 2020
Dare to Scare gets students to bring out their creative side virtually (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
With live streams, WeGo Drama continues with yearly shows (Story)
Oct 06, 2020
With CDC guidelines in place, boys golf continues to push forward (Story)
Oct 03, 2020
My favorite songs in 2020 (so far) (Story/Media)
Sep 29, 2020
Top 5 events that happened during the summer of 2020 (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
Advice from WeGo World Languages teachers (Story)
Sep 23, 2020
Sights of the school during online learning (Story/Media)
Sep 23, 2020
Sudden change makes unexpected school year decision (Story/Media)
Sep 21, 2020
A Letter to: the teachers and staff at D94 (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
A weekend full of games while learning with classmates and teachers (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
Students get an inside look on how to navigate through fake news (Story/Media)
Feb 18, 2020
A past filled with horror becomes a future with positiveness (Story/Media)
Jan 30, 2020
Hard work pays off for new national board certified English teacher (Story/Media)
Jan 30, 2020
Love for music becomes chance to perform at Premios Lo Nuestro (Story)
Dec 16, 2019
Construction updates (Story/Media)
Dec 04, 2019
First time playing for school turns into a championship win (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
A way to give back during the holidays for staff members (Story/Media)
Nov 20, 2019
Boys varsity soccer wins Class 3A championship (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Paid internship available for students interested in STEM career (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Teachers support bullied boy by wearing Tennessee shirt (Story/Media)
Nov 11, 2019
Choir and band perform for Veterans Day observance in West Chicago (Story/Media)
Nov 08, 2019
Boys varsity soccer special pep assembly (Story/Media)
Nov 06, 2019
Boys varsity soccer moves on to state tournament for the first time (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
WeGo Spooky (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Childhood game turns into a passionate sport for senior (Media)
Oct 28, 2019
Drama prepares events to help save money for Scotland trip (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
LRC calls students to bring their creative side with Dare to Scare (Story/Media)
Oct 09, 2019
Boys varsity soccer brings a work ethic to their wins (Media)
Oct 09, 2019
Opportunity to give back to the community (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
Downtown West Chicago brought to life the colors and sounds from Mexico (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
Custodian celebrates his 40th year with Award of Excellence (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
High school inspiration helped Dwyer become principal (Story/Media)
May 23, 2019
After many contributions to the school, superintendent says goodbye (Story)
May 23, 2019
Senior helps to make a change in the community (Story)
May 22, 2019
Science teacher Eduardo Montoya rides to raise money for children with cancer (Story)
May 20, 2019
Journalists win awards for excellence in journalism (Story)
May 11, 2019
Gran Kermes for former student in need of kidney transplant (Story/Media)
May 02, 2019
LRC to give free comic books for all to enjoy (Story/Media)
Apr 23, 2019
Notre Dame fire took the world’s breath away (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
Staff learns like a student with ROAR (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
School gives back to community through spring blood drive (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
School internship turns into a love for drama (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
Student Council adviser Christopher Lukas to receive outstanding award (Story)
Mar 19, 2019
Spring job fair exceeds fall student attendance (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Find rhythm in Alegria dance club (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
My top 20 songs of 2018 (Story)
Dec 20, 2018
Overspending on Christmas gifts, where should the money actually go? (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
A sweet treat from the coffee shop during finals week (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
Snowball’s three-day field trip is back (Story)
Nov 29, 2018
Transition students run school’s coffee shop (Story/Media)
Nov 07, 2018
ROAR’s first in-school event of the year is set for Thursday (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Local artists to present ‘Family Renwick Grand Finale’ art show at Gallery 200 (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Teachers: What is your favorite Halloween movie and why? (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
VFW offers ‘Why My Vote Matters’ speech competition (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
Learn multiple languages through free learning app Duolingo (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Students can show writing talent in Dare to Scare contest (Story)
Oct 05, 2018
A chance to save lives at fall blood drive (Story/Media)
Oct 03, 2018
WeGo Global focuses on 7 Elements to help the world (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
Teachers walk 60 miles to help fight breast cancer (Story)
Sep 07, 2018
Students get a taste ‘Around the World’ during homecoming week (Story)
Aug 27, 2018
Fall job fair brings employment to students (Story)
May 14, 2018
Band will honor seniors at their last concert (Story/Media)
May 14, 2018
Teachers’ advice to seniors (Story)
May 05, 2018
Personal finance challenge team heads to nationals after winning first place at state (Story)
Apr 29, 2018
Sophomore Eleanor Rzeszut takes first place for FCCLA competition (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
LRC gives students a chance to pre-order summer reading books (Story/Media)
Apr 17, 2018
Over 175 student-created pieces are on display for spring art show (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Spring blood drive gives students opportunity to save lives (Story/Media)
Apr 09, 2018
Spring job fair exceeds expectations (Story/Media)
Mar 21, 2018
ROAR comes back with new plans and ideas for students (Story)
Mar 17, 2018
Sole Steppers looking forward to first competition (Story/Media)
Mar 13, 2018
Spring job fair gives students opportunity to get a job (Story/Media)
Mar 12, 2018
Speech team ends season with first place winners seniors Efrain Aguilar and Jack Gillespie (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
What it takes to be in track (Story/Media)
Feb 16, 2018
Senior enjoys last year as high school cheerleader (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Who do you love the most? (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
Speech team takes fourth place in first season competition (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Voice of Democracy first place winner Natalie Thompson moves on to state (Story/Media)
Jan 24, 2018
8th grade Open House (Story)
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