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Your World. Your Stories. Everyday.


Your World. Your Stories. Everyday.


This year, the student government has made changes to Senior Road trip and Prom, giving seniors a new experience.
Student Government plans unique events for Seniors
Lindsey Hall April 19, 2023

As the end of the school year approaches, many events and activities for seniors are nearing. The student government (StuGo) plans and contributes to these events year-round. Senior...

Meteas world language week started March 20th with the purpose of recognizing language diversity.
World Language Week: honoring language diversity
Lindsey Hall, Madison Moon, and Isabelle Leofanti April 5, 2023

Metea celebrated the annual World Language/ESL Week from Mon. March 20 to Fri. March 24. The world language and ESL departments planned various activities for students, such...

A local candidate fair hosted by CItizens of Metea was hosted in the LMC on Wensday, March 25th from 6:00 to 7:30 PM.
Citizens of Metea host their second local candidate fair
Isabelle Leofanti and Chloe Stables March 21, 2023

Citizens of Metea just hosted their second local candidate fair in preparation for the election last Wednesday evening. The City Council Candidate Forum hosted running school...

Granger students talk about how they felt during the lock down after witnessing the intruder.
Students experience fear and confusion during Granger lock down
March 13, 2023

Aurora Police Officers arrested and charged an intruder following the Granger lockdown on February 22. The charges include one count of criminal...

Unity In Excellence at the Black History Month showcase in the Black Box
Unity In Excellence inspires Black leadership
February 28, 2023

Unity In Excellence is a club for the Black student body of Metea. Its purpose is to be a backbone and outlet for the students. The club is student-led...

Granger put on lock down in response to suspicious trespasser
Granger put on lock down in response to suspicious trespasser
February 23, 2023

Granger students and staff went into a lockdown yesterday at 8:00 a.m.  Aurora Police Officers responded to a report of a suspicious person,...

AP African American studies in a new course by the College Board.
College Board offers AP African American studies course
February 17, 2023

College Board has developed an AP African American studies course, which is now being piloted across select schools. The course provides students...

 Young Hearts For Life provided free heart screenings for students.
Young Hearts 4 Life offers free heart screenings for students
February 10, 2023

Metea hosted the Young Hearts 4 Life cardiac screening on Feb. 7 in the main gym. The program offered a free and painless electrocardiogram (ECG),...

There is a possibility of new social studies courses for the 2024-25 school year
Social studies department proposes a variety of potential new classes
January 20, 2023

The social studies department announced possible new courses for the 2024-25 school year. Students were asked to share their interest levels...

Breaking news: District 204 administrators recommend Daniel DeBruckyer for MV principal
Breaking news: District 204 administrators recommend Daniel DeBruckyer for MV principal
December 16, 2022

Assistant Superintendent for Secondary Education Dr. Nicole Howard sent out an email to the Metea Valley community Friday afternoon, announcing...

 Overwhelming conditions can lead to increased stress among students.
Mental health days help students focus on their emotional wellness
December 16, 2022

With the approach of final exams, many students are reporting elevated stress levels and anxiety. Mental health days serve as an available tool...

Tom Daugherty is a guidance counselors that has resources available that can help make the college process easier for students.
Metea offers opportunities for students to learn more about furthering their education
December 14, 2022

Students got the opportunity to learn more about college and what their future might hold on Dec. 7. Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions...

Senior Annika Kmiecik writes a letter from Santa to give to one of the children.
NEHS writes letters from Santa
December 9, 2022

The National English honors society (NEHS) participated in writing letters from Santa where members of NEHS wrote Christmas letters to children...

As a result of increased student absences, emptier classrooms have become more common.
Student absence rates are on the rise
December 7, 2022

As the end of semester one approaches, a surge in the number of student absences has been reported. After returning from COVID-19-affected school...

The number of fights have decreased this school year.
Fights this school year have significantly decreased
December 6, 2022

Fewer Metea students have been getting in fights this year, according to Principal Darrell Echols. After a return to a more “normal” school...

Voters cast their ballots in public polling stations.
A recap on the midterm election
November 11, 2022

The 2023 midterm elections determined congressional and local positions in the government.  Illinois voting took place in polling stations across...

Nothing’s current products do not live up to the company’s promise of revolutionary innovation.
Nothing built a lot of hype for nothing
November 11, 2022

Carl Pei, the co-founder of OnePlus, left the company in Oct. 2020 to launch a new startup with the goal of making technology products that will...

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