The Student News Site of Rockford East High School

East Highlights

The Student News Site of Rockford East High School

East Highlights

The Student News Site of Rockford East High School

East Highlights

2020-2021 Staff

Sandy

Sandy

An anonymous advice giver, you can reach her by filling out a Google form in the east.highlights.2022 Instagram.

Sam Gonzales

Sam Gonzales

"To me newspaper allows me to be most detailed in the best way possible and be able to be so creative in what I write. It also allows me to express my opinion about a certain topic."

Amara Adams

Amara Adams

"Newspaper is how I share myself most comfortably, I want to tell people important things in a way that they will understand and care about."

Brittany Glidden

Brittany Glidden

"Newspaper is such an important part of our democracy, and in today’s political climate, it’s imperative our youth can decipher responsible journalism from noise. My favorite part of teaching this class is seeing how engaged...

Aly Scott

Aly Scott

“To me newspaper is a chance to not only be an outlet for my creativity, but it’s a chance for me to maybe help or entertain others with my creativity and love for writing.”

Melanie Smolenski

Melanie Smolenski

"To me, newspaper is a creative outlet because I have a lot of opinions and I enjoy sharing them."

Holidae Spotts

Holidae Spotts

"Newspaper really helps me express my opinions and interests through the East Highlights website and freedom of writing."

Leila Rydell

Leila Rydell

"Newspaper‌ ‌means‌ ‌a‌ ‌lot‌ ‌to‌ ‌me.‌ ‌Here,‌ ‌we‌ ‌are‌ ‌not‌ ‌only‌ ‌allowed‌ ‌to‌ ‌express‌ ‌our‌ ‌creativity‌ ‌but‌ ‌also‌ ‌our‌ ‌opinions.‌...

Alyssa Delong

Alyssa Delong

"To me, newspaper is a way that we can all stay connected during such isolated times. We are all given a voice and with it, the choice on how we’d like to use it."