The Charger

Future after high school can begin after seven semesters

Lauren Clarke, Editor-in-chief

February 27, 2019

With our semester system, students in D214 can typically graduate after eight semesters, however there is the option to graduate a semester early. This means that after the first semester of their senior year, as long as a stude...

Netflix’s Increased selection of originals boosts popularity.

Mark Anbinder, Features Editor

February 27, 2019

Originally a movie mailing service founded in 1997, Netflix has become a staple of pop culture. Not only does it help distribute and showcase the most popular media, it has become synonymous with lonely Sunday nights and binge ...

Caffeine addiction epidemic causes dangerous effects in teenagers

Caffeine addiction epidemic causes dangerous effects in teenagers

Lauren Clarke, in-depth editor

March 13, 2018

Chain restaurants rip away authenticity of a meal

Mark Anbinder, opinion editor

February 27, 2018

In April 1955, in Des Plaines Illinois, the first official McDonald’s franchise was opened by company founder Ray Kroc. This action started the fast food movement and jump started fast food into what we know it as today. Today...

Marshall: Chadwick Boseman stars as real life superhero Thurgood Marshall

Taiah Guess, news editor

January 10, 2018

Initially I honestly didn’t care about this film, I assumed that it would be a reenactment of the same story I’ve heard every February of my life :I thought that this would be an afterschool special about equality and disc...

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