The Spectator

  • Schedule Changes: How They’ll Benefit You

    Schedule Changes: How They’ll Benefit You

    Mia Walvoord, News Editor

    September 27, 2018

    Between tests, quizzes, and papers, the recent schedule changes at the Academy have gone nearly unnoticed, despite the fact that they will significantly enrich the lives of all members of the school community, especially students. This is understandable, though after closer examination, they promise to boost students’ potential and more time to de-s...

  • New Turf Fields

    New Turf Fields

    Jared Felitto

    September 27, 2018

    Throughout the past couple of years, Lake Forest Academy has made it a priority to constantly update and modernize the campus. In the summer of 2018, Lake Forest Academy embarked on a project that would completely shift the dynamic of athletics at LFA: the addition of turf fields. During the long summer months of assembling the new fields, outside...

    Completed turf fields

  • Freshman Retreat

    Freshman Retreat

    Audrey Mcgrail, Staff Writer

    September 27, 2018

       With the first week of preseason under their belt, most LFA students spend the following weekend relaxing, finishing summer reading, and getting ready for school to start on Monday. Freshman begin their high school careers just the same way but with one difference; they head to Woodstock, Illinois to take part in a retreat at the Loyola Retreat...

  • LFA’s Connection to Increasing Fatal Violence in Chicago

    LFA’s Connection to Increasing Fatal Violence in Chicago

    September 27, 2018

    While Chicago is known for being the third largest city in the United States with great tourist attraction sites, parts of Chicago are also notorious for their fatal violence. This past summer the weekend of Friday, August 3 to Monday, August 6, which was noted by the Chicago Tribune to be “one of the most violent weekends of the year in Chicago”, 74 p...

    Freshman, Safiya Nicol, is reading a Chicago Tribune article about the shooting of three teens in Chicago’s South Side.

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