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East Highlights

The Student News Site of Rockford East High School

East Highlights

The Student News Site of Rockford East High School

East Highlights

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Valkyries demonstrate their Girl Power

April 9, 2020

A tradition held for more than 50 years was continued on the last week of February as the Guilford High School Valkyries, a synchronized swimming team, had their annual show. The two-hour-long program...

Rockford East High School’s 2019 Powderpuff

October 31, 2019

Senior boys, class of 2020 compete against the Junior boys, class of 2021 in the Powderpuff dance-off. The Seniors win the dance portion of the class competition.

Icehogs raising funds for Rockford Promise Scholarship

Icehogs raising funds for Rockford Promise Scholarship

March 6, 2019

 The Icehogs have partnered with the Rockford Promise Program to raise funds for a scholarship. The Rockford Promise Night game will be held at the BMO Harris Bank Center; tickets cost is fifteen dollars...

Senior sets goal to save theatre program

Senior sets goal to save theatre program

February 7, 2019

   As many of you might have noticed this school year, there wasn’t a fall theatre production as there always is. That's because the theatre department is lacking an acting teacher that could coordinate...

The East dance team performs their lyrical dance routine. They were the second performance of the night in the NIC-10 dance competition. “We have definitely overcome our lack of confidence and just overall improved everything from technique to facials everything has gotten better,”said Hailey Hunter, co-captain of the dance team.

[Photo] East hosts and places third place in the NIC-10 dance competition

January 17, 2019

The East dance team performs their lyrical dance routine. They were the second performance of the night in the NIC-10 dance competition. “We have definitely overcome our lack of confidence and just overall...

Thirteen E-Rabs awarded with the “Illinois State Scholar” title

December 19, 2018

According to isac.org, the Illinois Student Assistance Commission is a state agency dedicated to helping Illinois students and their families make post-secondary education affordable and accessible. This...

Counselors to host their annual junior class meeting

September 26, 2018

On September 26th, juniors will have a class meeting during their 8th hour in the auditorium. At the meeting, counselors will talk to them about some of the requirements needed for them to be considered...

Teachers prepare for first parent teacher conferences of the year

September 19, 2018

The first parent-teacher conferences of the year will be held September 20th and 25th in the field house. Conferences will run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Teachers encourage their students to come with their...

E-rabs to take portrait pictures

E-rabs to take portrait pictures

September 14, 2018

  When?     Monday, September 17th, 2018 Tuesday, September 18th, 2018   Where?    3rd Floor Gym Picture day is right around the corner. On Monday, September 17th, freshmen...

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