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A school bathroom fight resulted in injuries to the victim.

BREAKING NEWS: Student injured in school bathroom fight

Christina Guckel and Tanay Pant
May 26, 2022

A sophomore was injured in a fight in the boys bathroom in the commons during fifth period yesterday. Nobody was seriously injured in the incident, and the victim was able to return home, according to...

The News team takes time to reflect on some of the biggest moments in school News from the 2021-2022 school year.

2021-2022 school year news in review

News Department
May 24, 2022

With a memorable year nearing its end, some students are moving toward new adventures and some still have a few years left of high school. Despite where they are going, this year was unforgettable. With...

The crowd goes to the stage and cheer for the winners of the lip sync battle, The Black Aces.

The Mane awards $500 to The Black Aces for winning the lip sync battle

Allison Davids, Headlines reporter
May 19, 2022

Metea’s media and production class, the Mane, hosted their first lip sync battle last night. With $500 on the line, 10 acts went against each other. Each act was required to lip sync, dance, and dress...

Climate change is defined as long-term shifts in temperatures and weather patterns by the United Nations. Due to human activities and behaviors, such as burning fossil fuels, the amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere has increased to the point where natural processes cannot fight them off.

A rundown on one of the Earth’s most fixable problems: climate change

Sarah Holzman, Headlines reporter
May 19, 2022

Scientist Rebellion leaks IPCC Report to “show that scientists are willing to disobey and take personal risk to inform the public.” “There’s no time to wait around, there’s no time for continued...

School administrators re-enforce school rules

School administrators re-enforce school rules

Tanmayi Sharat, Headlines reporter
May 18, 2022

As the school year comes to a close, announcements are made about staying focused and finishing the year strong. The focus has been on keeping students' phones in their bags, getting to class on time,...

Elon Musk is set to own social media app Twitter after offering $44 billion.

Why the world’s richest man purchased Twitter

Sydney Burleyson, Headlines editor
April 28, 2022

The Creator of Tesla and the richest man in the world, Elon Musk, with a net worth of $273 billion proposed a deal with Twitter. He is giving Twitter $44 billion to own the social media app. Twitter board...

Participant from different schools gather to take part in the Youth and Government State Assembly.

Youth and Government has record-breaking weekend at the State Assembly

Tanmayi Sharat and Sarah Holzman
April 26, 2022

Members of Youth and Government spent a weekend in Springfield for the State Assembly, where all six legislative groups were successful in passing the bills that they proposed to become a youth law. The...

Flannery Crump, teen services librarian, represents Aurora Public library in their program to offer students library cards.

Aurora Public Library offers students an opportunity to sign up for library cards

Tanmayi Sharat, Headlines Reporter
April 12, 2022

Representatives from the Aurora Public Library came to Metea Valley to give students an opportunity to sign up for library cards on Friday, April 8. The public library has partnered with other schools...

A school bathroom fight resulted in injuries to the victim.

Former choir director charged with criminal sexual abuse of a former student

Sofia Jubraj , Long-form & Diversity Editor
April 11, 2022

Former Metea Valley choir director Nathan Bramstedt was taken into custody on Friday by the Aurora Police Department (APD) under multiple felony charges of inappropriate sexual misconduct. Bramstedt faces...

Popular artists like Doja Cat, Dua Lipa, J. Cole, and Machine Gun Kelly will be headlining this years Lollapalooza music festival.

Lollapalooza lineup leaves fans with mixed feelings

Allison Davids and Sydney Burleyson, Headlines reporter
April 7, 2022

Doja Cat and Machine Gun Kelly are two of the headliners performing at Chicago's Lollapalooza this year. The summer music festival is a four-day event full of performances from artists of all different...

Metea L.I.F.E. Abroad presents students with an opportunity to travel to Europe.

Metea L.I.F.E. Abroad announces eight-day trip to Europe

Sarah Holzman, Headlines Reporter
March 24, 2022

Metea Live with integrity, Inspire passion for learning, Foster positive relationships and Expect equity and excellence for all (or L.I.F.E.) is hosting an eight-day trip to Venice, the Alps, and Paris...

The annual March Madness tournament is a great time for High school students to research colleges.

March Madness provides a stepping ground into the college search

Sydney Burleyson, Headlines Editor
March 23, 2022

The annual March Madness NCAA tournament started March 13. March Madness is an annual three week college basketball tournament. 68 Division 1 colleges will be competing against each other in one on one...

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