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The student news site of Regina Dominican High School

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Students feel formative and summative percentages should be fairer.

Students Still Adapting To Regina’s Grading Policy

Erin Collins, Staff Reporter December 9, 2022

Like many schools around the country, education on the secondary level has shifted into policies that reflect years of best practices research. Last year, Regina implemented new grading practices that...

Mrs. Jasinski-Cima Makes An Exciting Return to Regina Dominican!

Mrs. Jasinski-Cima Makes An Exciting Return to Regina Dominican!

Grace Leahy, Staff Reporter December 5, 2022

The Regina community has just recently welcomed back a familiar face to its hallways: Mrs. Jasinski-Cima! Mrs. Jasinski-Cima is returning after 3 years, after substituting for a teacher on maternity leave.  Mrs....

Fall Fling 2022 in Reginas gym.

Fall Fling Recap: Best Dressed at Discglow 2022

Josette LaFramboise, Staff Reporter October 30, 2022

On Oct. 1, Regina's gym was filled with streamers, balloons, and great music as the Junior Class Leadership Board (JCLB) hosted this year's Fall Fling dance. Glitter covered the floor as the Regina community...

Hello and Welcome Back to Ms. Lowry!

Hello and Welcome Back to Ms. Lowry!

Maddie Lunt, Staff Reporter October 18, 2022

As Regina has welcomed many new faces to the faculty community this year, one is pretty familiar- Ms. Lowry who was a student teacher with Mrs. Van Treese last year. After graduating from DePaul University...

A Big Welcome to Mr. Sam Stunkel, Reginas Newest, Multi-talented Teacher!

A Big Welcome to Mr. Sam Stunkel, Regina’s Newest, Multi-talented Teacher!

Erin Collins, Staff Reporter October 10, 2022

From South Naperville to North Central College to New Orleans and now to Wilmette, Regina Dominican is excited to welcome Mr. Stunkel, who is not only the physics teacher, but also teaches engineering. While...

Boo!

Boo! The Ghosts Some of Us Have Encountered

Sania Moinuddin and Carlie Villa October 1, 2021

Background Information Have you ever heard a classic ghost story? Well, America has millions of them. Stories of lingering spirits roaming freely through halls, hotels, even penitentiaries. There are...

Look its Mr. Wazow--I mean, Mr. Michalek! 
Photo Credit/Yearbook Staff

gniemocemoH sseccuS!

Abigail Farmer , Layout and Design Editor November 17, 2020

Even with the cancellation of door decorating, lunchtime activities, and pep rallies (sorry, Mrs. Houston), Student Council put on one of the most successful gniemocemoHs yet! This year's theme of "Turn...

Queens girls living their Regina girl lives.

From Saints to Panthers

Maeve Newton , Layout and Design Editor October 1, 2020

Aerin Abad, Anne Berg, Bridie Daly, Sophie Hoffman, Grace Langfels, Mairead Lowry, Hayley Magno, Maeve Newton, Francesca Onofrio, Kayla Smith, and Eva Seyferth. What do these girls have in common? They...

Regina Panthers, home to Wilmette, Ill, showcase their many talents in this photo taken in September of 2018. (RD Photo/Eleanor Schmerler-Rich)

Regina Girls Do it All

Abigail Farmer, Layout and Design Editor October 1, 2020

From the classroom to the courts and all the way to the stage, Regina girls do it all. With a selection of 12 sports, 24 clubs, and numerous fine arts opportunities, it is hard to choose just one. And,...

The Regina Dominican Orchestra practicing outside early in the morning. Wilmette, Illinois.

Regina Dominican Music Department: Playing Music Together Again

Kathryn McDarrah, Staff Reporter October 1, 2020

Things look a lot different around the Music Department of Regina Dominican High School. According to the CDC, singing and the playing of woodwind instruments has been deemed a “super-spreader” activity....

Photo- Maggie Ghislandi

Freshmen and Transfer Students Begin In School Learning at Regina

Karly Svachula, Staff Reporter September 24, 2020

As we enter the 2020-2021 school year, we face a lot of new challenges already.  New rules, new guidelines, new learning styles; but, for some, a totally brand new school.  Regina Dominican has welcomed...

Regina Girls Dance the Night Away at Dance Marathon

Regina Girls Dance the Night Away at Dance Marathon

Violet Chube, News Editor March 5, 2020

Regina Dominican's annual dance marathon was held on February 28th at seven o'clock in the cafeteria. Every year, Regina hosts Dance Marathon and gives all the proceeds to a different non-profit organization....

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