The Spectator

  • The Burning Journey to America

    The Burning Journey to America

    Jasmine Filawo, Managing Photo Editor for Digital

    November 30, 2018

    The migrant caravan has recently made headlines as immigrants from countries in Central and Latin America, such as Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador are fleeing their home countries to reach the US-Mexico border line. The massive increase of violence from gangs, MS-13 and Barridos 18, has urged victims to seek refuge in America to ensure safety for...

    Senior, Diana Tlaseca, reading an article on the migrant caravan. Photo Courtesy of Jasmine Filawo

  • LFA moves to full-time trainer

    LFA moves to full-time trainer

    Alex Jackson, Editor-In-Chief

    October 19, 2018

     After years of having only part-time strength and conditioning coaches, LFA has finally hired their first full-time trainer.   Previously, LFA had been bringing in outside coaches who would work with students for a few hours after school and then leave. One of those part-time hires was Eric Ball, who was coming over regularly from EFT Spo...

    Photo by Alex Jackson

  • Lake Forest Academy’s New Head of School

    Lake Forest Academy’s New Head of School

    Parker Amoroso, Managing Editor of Features

    October 19, 2018

    July 1, 2019 will be a monumental day in Lake Forest Academy’s history. It will mark the culmination of Head of School John A. Strudwick’s 18-year tenure and the start of a new era for the school. After over a year of searching, discussing, and interviewing Head of School candidates, the LFA Selection Committee has finally chosen a successor who ...

    Photo Courtesy of José de Jesús

  • LFA looks forward to upcoming Young Men of Color Conference

    LFA looks forward to upcoming Young Men of Color Conference

    Mia Walvoord, Managing Editor of A&E

    October 18, 2018

    By chance last December, LFA English teacher, Mr. Jamal English met Wes Moore, author of The Other Wes Moore, in an airport on his way back from a People of Color Conference. He was immediately compelled to thank him for his work in bringing the story of self-identified men of color to the classroom, and consciously drawing attention to their “beautiful ...

    Photo Courtesy of RobinHood.org

  • Fall Play Photostory

    Fall Play Photostory

    Jasmine Filawo and Angelina Chan, Managing Editor of Photos for Digital and Managing Editor of Photos

    October 12, 2018

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    Photo Courtesy of Angelina Chan

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