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Reaction to the Wisconsin Supreme Court Decision

Emily Zhang

June 14, 2020

On March 25, 2020, Gov. Tony Ever’s administration issued the first stay at home order in Wisconsin to protect the health and wellbeing of Wisconsinites amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. However, when the Department of Health Services Secretary Andrea Palmer issued the “Safer at Home Extension” that was scheduled to run until May 26th, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ove...

A Hero Lost Too Soon

A Hero Lost Too Soon

February 12, 2020

  Kobe Bean Bryant died on January 26, 2020 at the age of 41, as his helicopter collided with the Santa Monica Mountains in Calabasas, CA. Bryant, a five ti...

Brookfield East students create murals to help inspire future generations

Shreya Girish

February 12, 2020

  Wandering around the halls of Brookfield East High School, students may be noticing murals popping up, especially in the cafeteria. These murals are being painted by the class Leadership Principles, taught by Mr. Smith and Mr. Rux.    Students taking the Leadership Principles class are assigned a project that will help improve the school and create some...

Brookfield East changes school bells, Students and staff respond

MGR Govindarajan

December 6, 2019

Brookfield East High School has changed the sound of their bells to music playing through passing period. However there is a testing period of a week before Thanksgiving Break to see the response According to Andrew Farley, Principal of Brookfield East, the idea was first brought up years ago, and a student leadership group came up with ideas to do it this year. “We did...

ACT Prep Books typically used by students, found in the library.

The New ACT

November 6, 2019

September of 2020 the ACT will be completely changing. The Washington Post explains how students will be able to retake portions of the exam rather than having to re...

Students Strike for the Climate Crisis

Amanjot Kaur

October 4, 2019

  The year of 2019 has been a major one for bringing attention to climate change. With activists such as Greta Thunberg sailing across the Atlantic to attend Climate Summits and hold strikes to bring attention to the crisis, teenagers across the nation have never felt more inclined to act. Why is that so? The environmental crisis has shown itself to be a worl...

Lisa Neubauer (Left) and Brian Hagedorn (Right)

State Supreme Court Election: A Clash of Judicial Views

March 25, 2019

What is the State Supreme Court? The Wisconsin Supreme Court is the highest appellate court in Wisconsin. “Appellate” means that the court deals with applic...

Elmbrook Commissions New Central Administrative Office

Elmbrook Commissions New Central Administrative Office

March 18, 2019

dAfter ten years of saving, Elmbrook School District is finally building a new Central Administrative Office (CAO). The new building will be located ad...

Nicole Jackson (12) uses excellence period to receive feedback for her essays in AP English Lanuage and Composition

Brookfield East Makes Major Changes to Excellence Period

November 27, 2018

Preparing for life beyond high school is a key focus on many students’ minds. High school is a crucial time for maturing individuals to develop executiv...

Dale Kooyenga (R) talks to a potential voter before the forum.

State Senate Candidates Speak at Elmbrook Education Forum

October 24, 2018

On Wednesday, October 17th every seat was filled at the Central Administrative Office as District five’s State Senate candidates filed in. Following ...

Entrepreneur Robin Vining (D) discusses school vouchers with two constituents.

Elmbrook Hosts State Assembly Candidates for Community Forum

October 17, 2018

The Central Administrative Office filled quickly as six political hopefuls strode into the room on Wednesday, October 16th. The first event of its kind, El...

Brookfield East students vs. State math and reading standards (2012)

Elmbrook to Revamp English Curriculum

May 11, 2018

English is one class that almost everyone uses in their post-academic life; from communicating with our peers to drafting our thoughts on to words, English...

by the students of Brookfield East High School