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GBSRAK campaign leads to new Illinois kindness Legislation

Molly Stryker, staff reporter

December 16, 2016

Filed under News

In response to the GBS Random Act of Kindness (GBSRAK) campaign that began in the 2014-2015 school year by Key Club, Illinois State Legislation designated the week of Dec. 11 through Dec. 17 as Random Act of Kindness Week on ...

Students violate Dean’s Office policy through email chain

Grace Shin, co-news editor

December 16, 2016

Filed under News

GBS staff and students received a chain of emails that contained links violating school policy on Nov. 28, resulting in a disruption in the school day, Dean Ronald Bean says. According to Principal Lauren Fagel, three students sent out a s...

Homework policy to be revised based on district-wide recommendations

Mary Grace Reynolds, staff reporter

November 4, 2016

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The Board of Education implemented a new district-wide policy this July in order to increase the effectiveness of homework and make the amount assigned more manageable. The board is currently working to complete the accompanying li...

State adds amendments to disciplinary law

Cassidy Foronda, asst. news editor

October 18, 2016

Filed under News, Web Exclusives

State legislation that required Illinois schools to re-evaluate their disciplinary policies have added amendments since its passage that went into effect Sept. 15. The law passed on Aug. 24, 2015 and had already set precedent to...

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