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

Madison Beck

Madison Beck, People and Entertainment Editor

11th grader
1st year in newspaper
Co-section-Editor
Feature-Editor
"Mrs.Glidden  thought that since I have taken graphic design it'd help for the newspaper"

All content by Madison Beck
Feature Friday - Charles Joseph

Feature Friday – Charles Joseph

March 8, 2018

Q. What subject do you teach? A. I teach Freshman English. Q. Have you always wanted to be a teacher? A. Yes, I have, because I love people, and I love to be a service to others. Q. When did...

Feature Friday - Nedhal Alhamawi

Feature Friday – Nedhal Alhamawi

February 2, 2018

1). What is your favorite hobby? "My hobby is karate." 2). Who interested/inspired you do this hobby? "I look up to mainly myself." 3). When did you start doing this hobby? "When I was five...

Feature Friday - Katrina Garnhart

Feature Friday – Katrina Garnhart

January 22, 2018

What subject do you teach? “English and Capstone.” What would you do to improve East if you could? Why? “I would improve communication, policy changes and events.” What do you do to...

Feature Friday- Kimberly Madden

Feature Friday- Kimberly Madden

December 21, 2017

What do you teach at East? "English 10, photography, intro to photography, and yearbook." 2. What are your hobbies? "I like reading, being with friends, watching TV and taking pictures." 3....

Feature Friday - Joleisha Raby

Feature Friday – Joleisha Raby

December 4, 2017

Q. What are your interests? Why? A. I love to draw, write, and listen to music because it relaxes me. Q. What do you enjoy doing most out of all your hobbies? A. Writing is my favorite hobby...

Feature Friday - Breanna Drewelow

Feature Friday – Breanna Drewelow

November 20, 2017

1). What is your name/grade? “Breanna Drewelow, junior.” 2). What are your hobbies? “I like to play musical instruments. I play guitar, piano, flute, and violin. I like to be active and...

Feature Friday - Karissa Wrasse

Feature Friday – Karissa Wrasse

November 14, 2017

Q. What subject do you teach? A. Graphic Design Q. What would you do to improve East if could? Why? A. I would suggest more art-related events throughout the year and more summer activities to...

Feature Friday with Keke Theus

Feature Friday with Keke Theus

November 6, 2017

1). What is your name/grade? “Kianna Theus; 11th grade.” 2). What are your hobbies? “I like to sing, write, and read.” 3). What is one of your favorite memories? Why? “When I...

Feature Friday with Rich Hacker

Feature Friday with Rich Hacker

October 27, 2017

Q. What subjects do you teach? A. 2D Studio Art 1, 2 and 3D Studio Foundations and AP Art. Q. What would you do to improve East if you could? Why? A. Air conditioning because it gets really warm...

Q & A with Nolan Beard

Q & A with Nolan Beard

October 19, 2017

Q: What grade are you in? A: "Tenth grade." Q: When did you start playing soccer? A: "I started playing soccer when I was three years old." Q: What motivated you to play soccer? A: "My older brother." Q:...

Environmental Key Club plans upcoming events

October 19, 2017

Key Club member Ketura Saint-Fleurose announces upcoming events to everyone in the group; Rockford Rescue mission takes place every first Wednesday of a month. This event helps feed homeless people...

AP Art student Santiago Marquez expresses himself

AP Art student Santiago Marquez expresses himself

October 19, 2017

Q: What class are you in? A: "Senior." Q. When did you start doing art? A. "Freshman year." Q.Who or what inspires you to make art? A. "Myself, because it’s a good outlet, you know, and it’s...

Feature Friday - Mark Yang

Feature Friday – Mark Yang

October 12, 2017

1). What grade are you in? 11th. 2). What do you like to do in your free time? I like to draw because it’s relaxing. 3). What’s your favorite class? Graphic design because it calms my...

Feature Friday - Mr. Nolan

Feature Friday – Mr. Nolan

September 29, 2017

1). What subjects do you teach? "I teach psychology, AP psychology and Intro Teaching as well."   2). What would you do to improve East? "Get more involved with parents, guardians and...

Shane Targo - Profile

Shane Targo – Profile

September 26, 2017

  What is your name/grade? “Shane Targo. I am a senior.” What is your favorite thing about East high school? Why? “Probably the theater department because there’s so much...

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