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    Maine West and Maine East – Top 50 in Illinois High Schools

    In May, US News released the 2018 list for best high schools statewide – ranking Maine West as the top 27th while Maine East ranked top 46th among Illinois. Both high schools were able to reach such high rankings due to their exceptional performance upon the following criteria: performance in the statewide test by low-income…

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    Reaching Goals by Scoring Goals

    Since graduating from Maine West in 2013, alumni Xavier Gomez has embarked on an exciting career in Major League Soccer. After his successful college career at the University of Nebraska-Omaha, Gomez was drafted by Minnesota United FC at the 2018 Major League Soccer Superdraft. Before college, Gomez played in the U.S. Soccer Development Academy with…

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    The End of a Legend

    Brilliant is one word I would use to describe Stephen Hawking. A man of strength and determination who not only contributed greatly to the field of science but the world as a whole. One cannot doubt Hawking’s impact and legacy, for he was indeed the Albert Einstein of our time. Stephen Hawking died early in…

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  • MW Girls Track and Field Conference

    Coming in at third place at the conference meet last Thursday, the Maine West girls varsity track team worked hard to beat their past records. One year ago, the Maine West girls track team was proud of their sixth place ranking, but after hours of practice and dedication they totaled up their points to end…

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