Let’s Play V-ball!

Chidera Onyeizeh, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2016

Have one ever in one's existence have something one absolutely love and can't be happy without? Is the something one holds dear to oneself that gets one through the day? Well I do. And that something that I hold dear to, that...

Exchange Experience in Rich South

Zarin Chowdhury, Writer

January 31, 2016

"Why is it so quite?" was my first query entering Rich South. It was my first Day in Illinois, my first day in my new life as an Exchange Student. I am from Bangladesh, and Bangladesh is nothing like where I live right now....

January Upcoming Events

Centurion Staff Writer

January 13, 2016

January 16: ACT Prep Class January 18: No School - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 19: CTE Parent Night January 23: ACT Prep Class January 25: Board of Education Meeting January 30: ACT Prep Class

What’s in the Stars for the Stars

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

What separates us, Rich South, from being a state renowned academic high school such as Whitney Young, Lincoln Park, or New Trier? Can Rich South really reach the status of being one of the best high schools in the state? Can...

Rich South “Turn Up” Fridays

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

This school year, Mr. McGrone has made sure that he has found entertainment for his students. We have had several socials throughout the year, and Chicago’s very own DJ Buckwild has made plenty of visits this year in an effort...

Mr. McGrone: The Change that Rich South Needs

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

Rich South’s newest principal, Mr. McGrone, has exponentially helped to transform the school into being a prodigious institution. He has made huge leaps and bounds at the school by making the school safer, more academically...

Dunk Contest, Anyone???

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

Rich South boasts some of the best basketball talent in all of district 227. Time and time again, we have proven that when it comes to basketball, we are second to none. In addition to having a fantastic basketball program, we...

Technology in the Classroom

Aaron Bell, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

Technology is a very prominent educational tool in high schools today; it is arguably the most important tool, because of its versatility. Computers and tablets can be used in place of textbooks and dictionaries, which helps the...

Struggles of an African Teen versus Their American Counterpart

Chidera Onyeizeh, Centurion Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2016

Stated by my dad, "So you are wearing your cap backwards in the direction your life will head towards!? Ah beg, before I slap you, turn your life around!"I understand reading that, you can't understand how can a cap or what e...

Life in a Nigerian Boarding School

Rebecca Dagba, Centurion Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

When I lived in Nigeria, my parents sent me to a boarding school. Being a boarding student was one of the worst things that has ever happened to me. At first I was very happy to be away from home, with all of the food and so many...

Bump, Set, Spike

Chidera Onyeizeh, Staff Writer

February 7, 2015

Bump, set, and spike is a steady heartbeat. That is the rhythm of a volleyball game. “Mine!”, “I got it!”, “Got it!” You will hear words like these flying out everywhere on a volleyball court. That is a player socializing....

Europe

Brooklyn Calhoun, Staff Writer

February 7, 2015

I was blessed to have the opportunity to visit three different countries in Europe in the summer of 2014 with my AP classmates and AP teachers.  We had the chance to tour Italy, France, and Spain in the time span of ten busy...

Student Life