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Performers on stage
University High School

Actors act, even in a pandemic. But what high school students are doing now is more subtle than the way they usually tread the boards.

Fans watching football game at Lexington High School
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Illinois high schools have sharply scaled back practices in response to new health data as their sports seasons remain in jeopardy during the pandemic.

Students outside Normal West
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The first day of Jasmyn Jordan’s sophomore year in high school was memorable. As she entered her history class at Normal West, she had her first racist experience.

Students at a computer
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Normal Community West High School students and their teacher say the first year participating in a new program aimed at getting more girls interested in cybersecurity was a success—capped off by a strong showing in a national competition.

Stan Lewis and Wendy Smith at WGLT studios
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Two of Bloomington-Normal's longest serving school athletic directors are calling it quits after this school year.

Charlie Crabtree on public address
Nikki Segobiano

The family of the man killed in the Normal West school bus crash last December has many questions that may never be answered.

Normal West signage
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Normal Community West High School is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its creation.

Dhruv Rebba
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Amateur radio, or ham radio, can be a fun hobby for some, but it can also open many doors for the future.

B-N Youth Work In Microgravity With ISS Underwater

Jul 10, 2019
Working with kids aside the pool
Mary Cullen / WGLT

Bloomington-Normal youth this week embarked on an adventure at Normal Community West High School to build the International Space Station, with a few modifications.

Taylor Harper and Campbell Albaugh
Eric Stock / WGLT

If it seems like graduation is coming early this year, you are right.