The Paw Print

Q and A with new Assistant Principal Kristi Boe

Kaitlin Darche, Features Editor

September 24, 2015

Q: Do you enjoy helping the students? A: As far as I can remember, I always wanted to work with students and make a difference. It is my hope in this position that I can continue to do this on an even larger scale. Q: What...

Staff Spotlight: Radavich and Flanagan

Mitch Schoener, Sports Editor

September 24, 2015

The deans at Plainfield South receive a trickle of students approaching their offices from time to time. This year, deans Ryan Flanagan and Bryan Radavich, two teachers at South who have been around for some time, transitioned...

All Things New at South for the 2015-2016 School Year

Kaitlin Darche, Features Editor

September 24, 2015

A new school year means new faces of students, and that is no exception for teachers. Over 20 new teachers were hired at the start of this year, and many feel welcomed and excited to be here. "Plainfield South has been extremel...

New Boys Dance Group “Blues Brothers” To Perform During Homecoming Week

Brandon "Hawk" Smith, Staff Writer

September 24, 2015

Brittany Cieplinski and Natalie Fisher are the creators of the Blues Brothers group at South. Finally being able to bring an all-male dance group, they took the challenge to bring all they have to make this a successful group. ...

New Member of the PSHS Faculty Opens Up About Her Life Inside and Outside of the School

Alison Szwajkowski, Staff Writer

August 28, 2015

This year South has welcomed in 27 new teachers. One of them, Heather Conte, is a new member of the math department and has opened up about her experience. "I taught for five years at Reed Custer High School in Braidwood...

Student Spotlight: Daniel Caldwell

Kaitlin Darche, Staff Writer

May 22, 2015

Be positive, be respectful, and be involved. The classic school motto that everyone has heard once or twice in their high school career. Teachers want students to strive for being all of those things and more. Freshman varsity w...

Student Spotlight: Nick Welter

Brad McClelland, Sports Editor

March 11, 2015

As a transfer student from Providence Catholic High School, junior Nick Welter was not sure how people would react to him when he got here. Welter minimized people’s curiosity by playing golf, basketball, and singing in...

Staff Spotlight: Mrs. Erickson sets bar for future of America

Maddy Wheaton, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015

South’s very own Dawn Erickson works both as a counselor and as one of the advisers in the College Career Center (CCC) and has many qualities that makes her stand out among the group. Erickson earned a scholarship for basketball...

3rd annual Hoops For Hearts arrives at South

Nicole Aimone, Editor-in-Chief

March 11, 2015

Hoops for Hearts will have their 3rd annual event at South on March 26 and 27. During P.E. classes there will be three on three basketball tournament, a bean bags tournament, and a wally ball tournament. Spectators and...

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