The Guardian

Remote learning provides routine changes, challenges during COVID-19 pandemic

Gavin Ewen, Sectional Editor

April 14, 2020

For EGHS sophomore Brady Tosterud, it was a big adjustment to get used to the new routine. “E-Learning has been going pretty good so far, but it still doesn’t feel like real school,” Tosterud said via Snapchat.  O...

Opinion: What efforts are out there to combat COVID-19?

Luka Turanjanin, Sectional Editor

March 28, 2020

The novel coronavirus COVID-19, has spread drastically across the world since the first reports of the disease emerged in Wuhan, China in January. With now more than half a million people sick and thirty thousand deaths internat...

Despite COVID-19 limitations, boys water polo team maintains high hopes

Gavin Ewen, Sectional Editor

March 18, 2020

Knowing that the spring sports season is hanging in the balance due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Elk Grove boys water polo coach Mike Nauert and his athletes are being patient.  But he is also eager to get his squad back in the pool. “Th...

Student needs at forefront of decision to close schools in wake of COVID-19 spread

Natalia Habas, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2020

As of Friday, March 13, all Township High School District 214 schools including Elk Grove have been closed due to the spread of COVID-19, the condition caused by a novel coronavirus.  Students were told to bring home any materia...

Update: EG, D214 schools to close starting March 16

Gavin Ewen, Sectional Editor

March 12, 2020

In an email to all parents and staff, Township High School District 214 Superintendent David Schuler announced Friday morning that all of its six high schools will close starting March 16 due to an "abundance of caution" regarding...

Principal Kelly named Golden Apple finalist

Alek Para, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2020

Elk Grove High School Principal Paul Kelly was named one of the six finalists for the Golden Apple award on Feb. 3. The Golden Apple Award is “the leading Illinois nonprofit committed to preparing, honoring and supporting great e...

Heavy snowfall forces District 214 to close school Monday

Guardian Report

November 26, 2018

At around 9 p.m. Sunday, Township High School District 214 canceled classes for Monday, Nov. 26. The cancellation of extracurricular activities will be decided Monday afternoon. Students are encouraged to check Elk Grove High...

Greek Easter shares many traditions

Dino Frentzas, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2016

Easter in Greek is known as ‘Pascha’, which is translated to the Hebrew word for ‘Passover’. Pascha is one of the biggest holidays for the Greek populace, especially in Greece and Cyprus. Senior Andrea Christoforou said, “Ea...

Flint suffers water crisis

Megan Casey, Editor-in-Chief

February 25, 2016

Green Grens is currently working toward raising awareness on the harmful effects the people of Flint, Michigan, are experiencing after their drinking water supply changed in 2014. This change to Flint River water did not inclu...

SAT change angers students

February 19, 2016

Since the beginning of junior high we’ve all been preparing for one thing: the ACT, the ultimate college admissions test in this part of the country. Every year, juniors across the district stress and pour hours into studying...

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