• For Immediate Release
    November 18, 2021
     

    193 Lockport Township High School Students Inducted into the National Honor Society    

    Lockport, Ill. − On November 17, 2021, Lockport Township High School hosted an induction ceremony for 193 students who qualified for the National Honor Society. Criteria for membership include a minimum cumulative weighted grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Candidates are also considered based on their demonstration of service, leadership, and character. The following students were inducted:

    Seniors

    Julia K. Berglund, Charlize Linda Cardona, Gabriel Ignacio Czako, Jocelyn Esmeralda Flores, Caden Thomas Gallagher, Natalie Homerding, Milca Jimenez, Hannah Velina Kofira, Polixeni Nektaria Lavvas, Gabriella Elisabetta Lewis, Eliza Nadine Mattson, Jazmin Bianca Mendoza, Olivia Marie Milker, Dennis Papafotopoulos, Tanya Izabella Sacinski

    Juniors

    Lamees Abdelrahman, Christopher Dachs Adamski, Madison Paige Adcock, William Anthony Adolf, Qamar Alshabani, Charlie Altman, Anna Virginia Andretich, Nathaniel Arient, Aidan Alexander Bailey, Benjamin Glen Baker, Robert Kenneth Baranowski, Ellie Maegan Berg, Rocco Anthony Biamonte, Mallory LaRae Bianchi, Kamile Bickute, Eliana Jordan Bielecki, Karolina Bobek, Dylan Bozen, Deimante Braciulis, Zoraya Briseno, Kyle Brown, Abigail Budz, Brady Anthony Burdick, Briana Itzel Calvillo, Trinity Campins, Shaw Carlson, Isabella Chimino, Alex Chrusciel, Madison Cimino, Hunter Jacob Close, Nicholas Kristopher Coniglio, Nathan Michael Cronin, Camryn Grace Cruz, Jessica Cudzich, Madilynn Dahlberg, Bennett Wilson Davidson, Victoria Vy Dinh, Isabella Maria Diorio, Claudia Monica Dobrzanski, Lauren Donnelly, Alyssa Dulny, Sophia Matilda Eallonardo, Sara Elhrisse, Alaina Nicole Evans, Genevieve Grace Ewers, Jad Fakhreddine, Carter Dean Ferricks, Addison Michelle Foster, Jack W. Gallagher, Diego Jesus Garcia, William Peter Garrett, Jacob Gasienica-Bednarz, Jaxson Andrew Gauthier, Paige Elizabeth Gerritsen, Emma Rose Goacher, Riley Green, Brooke Ann Gritzenbach, Alejandro Gutierrez, Megan Lynn Hammer, Matthew Gregory Handzel, Maya Gabrielle Hernandez, Zachariah Tyler Hojnacki, Quinton Hunter, Elisa Lynn Jackowiak, Jack Jamros, Helen Elaine Jilek, Jersie Alyse Joniak, Evan Michael Judge, Grace Lauren Juergens, Matthew Joseph Kajmowicz, Logan Mitchell Kaminski, Cecilia Therese Kane, Troy Karuntzos, Hannah Kelly, Ryan Kelty, Riley Lynn Kempa, John Michael Kielczynski, Emily Kim, Lauren Elizabeth Kinney, Darla Knaack, Emma Claire Kocanda, Karley Arianna Kowalski, Zach Kozor, Mia Krsanac, Peyton Olivia Kryza, Kyle Jacob Kuhn, Clara Michele Kwiatkowski, Adam Labuda, Brenna Labus, Amber Elizabeth LaMorte, Tina May Larson, Sebastian Nicholas Lesnicki, Teagan Soo Lilleberg, Joseph Thomas Manzo, David Markusic III, Elle Ainsley Marquardt, Marissa C. Marra, Sean Marshall, Grayson Douglas Massey, Maria Mavrin, Abigail McCarthy, Owen Robert McGraw, Megan Elizabeth Mecher, Josephine Mensik, Delaney Rose Mickiewicz, Karolina Mikulec, Jack Mildice, Jake Austin Moerman, Jack Michael Moran, Anthony Morgan, Audrey Mougammadou, EmilyAnne Elois Mowery, Zachary David Mueller, JT Thomas Nichols, Matthew James Nielsen, Aidan Robert Nolting, Audrey Nonte, Chloe Christina O'Connor, Ryan Anthony O'Connor, Nathan Richard Odeen, Gabia Odinas, Claudia Ogrodny, Heba Omira, Abby Lynn O'Sullivan, Jacqueline Catherine Owens, Alyssa Carolyn Papesh, Angelique Pasciak, Ryan Samuel Pavelka, Kristin Ashley Pawlowski, Carter Peetz, Brady Quinn Pfeiffer, Avery Jean Pierre, Victoria Anna Pikul, Charlie Matthew Pluth, Candace Michele Porfilio, Anthony Kenneth Prosapio, Ellet Pryor, Isabelle Maria Purpura, Fabiola Marie Rosas, Ethan Robert Rudman, Mary Eileen Ruff, Brooke Elyse Sartin, Keagan Riley Schmeckpeper, Maeve Donna Scott, Madison Joyce Seymour, Kaden Patrick Shea, Kayla Shea, Besnik Shuaipaj, Aidan Siewert, Aleksa Simkus, Riley Lynn Simmons, Jasmine Kea Lani Simone, Sophia Marie Simpson, Jake Skiba, Nicholas Carl Skiba, Zach Skiba, Monica Skibicki, Makenna Nicole Skoczylas, Emily Grace Slota, Mackenzie Jacquelyn Stevens, Sydney Morgan Stewart, Jacob Andrew Stoch, Layla Hannah Sweis, Jack Matthew Thies, Alexa Trower, Jessica Elizabeth Vanerka, Javier Villasenor, Elyse Catherine Vroom, Natalie Rose Watzke, Jossalyn Mai Welch, Dominic David Williams, Alexis Raquel Wrona, Isaac Wynsma, Madeleine Grace Yehling, Madison Renee Young, Carter Jacob Zimny, Kiera Leigh Zurek, Jonah Zwit

      


  • For Immediate Release
    October 26, 2021
     

    LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT EARNS A RARE "PERFECT" SCORE ON ADVANCED PLACEMENT EXAM   

    Lockport, Ill. − Lockport Township High School commends senior Sophia Marcial for earning a perfect score on the Advanced Placement (AP®) Spanish Language and Culture Exam in May 2021. Marcial not only received the top score of 5, but was also one of only 77 students in the world to earn every point possible on the AP Spanish Language and Culture Exam, receiving the maximum score on each portion of the exam.

    LTHS applauds Marcial’s tremendous accomplishment, as well as her language teachers, Kathy Pratt and Andrea Quintanar, who supported her progress in college-level coursework. Quintanar, who taught Marcial for Heritage Spanish and AP Spanish Literature, said of her, “I was so impressed with Sophia’s brilliance in expressing herself in academic Spanish in the Spanish for Heritage Learners course, that I recommended that she advance to AP Spanish Language and Culture her sophomore year, a recommendation that I had never made before. Her AP Spanish Language and Culture teacher, Kathy Pratt, was equally impressed, and as a result, she was recommended for AP Spanish Literature. In this course, she not only regularly displayed her unique aptitude to connect the global and historical context to the literary works through revealing analysis, but she is also able to collaborate and communicate with her peers so that they may benefit from her insight. Her linguistic talent is not limited to Spanish and English, as Ms. Marcial has been able to excel in Japanese concurrently as she continues her advanced studies in Spanish."

    Tammy Gallagher, LTHS AP Coordinator, added, "Sophia's impressive achievement is a testament to both her tremendous intellect and work ethic. I am also thrilled that her accomplishment shines light on the expert teaching of the LTHS World Language Department."

    Lockport Township High School strongly supports the Advanced Placement Program and offers 26 different AP courses. The program enables students not only an opportunity to accrue college credit but the ability to gain in-depth knowledge of subjects across many disciplines throughout their time in high school.

     


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    September 21, 2021
     

    LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL BOARD OF EDUCATION RECOGNIZES 147 ADVANCED PLACEMENT SCHOLARS AND GIFTED COORDINATOR   

    Lockport, Ill. − On September 20, 2021, the Lockport Township High School Board of Education recognized 147 students who were named Advanced Placement Scholars for their performance on Advanced Placement exams. To receive this recognition from the College Board, students must receive a score of 3 or higher on three or more Advanced Placement exams. Some students exceeded these qualifications to earn even higher designations of Advanced Placement Scholar with Honor and Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction.

    According to Tammy Gallagher, the LTHS Gifted Coordinator, “The AP Scholar designations awarded by the College Board are special because they demonstrate a student's commitment to a rigorous curriculum over their entire high school career. The designations are about perseverance. To excel in four, five, or six Advanced Placement courses over four years of high school illustrates that students are not only focused on accruing a little college credit−but also learning deeply about subjects across many disciplines throughout their time at LTHS.”

    The Board of Education also acknowledged Gallagher who has been instrumental in the success of the LTHS Advanced Placement Program. Despite challenges caused by the pandemic, nearly 1,000 LTHS students were able to earn college credit thanks to Gallagher’s creativity and her steadfast support of AP teachers and students. Reflecting on this accomplishment, she expressed great pride in these scholars, “my interactions with them always affirm that they value and embrace the challenges offered by both the AP program and the Lockport teachers who make this curriculum accessible and meaningful.”

    The following LTHS Advanced Placement Scholars were recognized:

    Class of 2021: Margaret Albrecht, Shams Alshabani, Brandon Arnold, Ava Bartuch, Aiden Bean, Joshua Beaumont, Frank Biamonte, Elizabeth Bollinger, Evelyn Bombard, Isaac Bratt, Reilly Bresnahan, Josette Brown, Angela Bylina, William Chen, Connor Christian, John Paul Colarelli, Benjamin Combs, Zachary Dalton, Nicole D’Angelo, Morgan Dapkus, Skylar Davis, Dylan Dizonno, Angelina Dominguez, Brian Eide, Rory Flanagan, Nicolas Formella, Caitlyn Gaffney, Zachary Glowczynski, Deni Gonzalez, Sebastian Herrera, Liam Horan, Kaia Hsu, Ranik Jelinek, Rodolfo Juarez, Ethan Kaminsky, Eric Kim, Zachary Kouba, Thomas Kozor, Kelley Lakawitch, Corinne Lipkin, Evan Littmann, Sarina LoCascio, Zachary MacNab, Marco Marra, Joseph Micheletto, Abigail Miller, Austin Molitor, Patrick Mungcal, Mason Myre, Elisabeth Nacino, Timothy Nielsen, Logan Nommensen, Maria Janelle Olegario, Emma Oster, Hailey O’Sullivan, Jordan Pagano, Marissa Pasco, Delaney Pavlik, Lucas Price, Bridgette Raspopovich, Quinn Robinson, Jake Ruff, June Schalk, Shtile Shuaipaj, Kaycee Siears, Damian Smith, Joseph Specht, Madeline Szarzynski, Scott Szymkowiak, Alisha Thomas, Nora Thomas, Diana Walkosz, Jon-Michael Young, Brianna Zukowski

    Class of 2022: Jacob Ahrens, Julia Berglund, Allison Bobek, James Calvert, Iris Cazares, Grace Christopher, Mikayla Edrianne Cocjin, Logan Collom, Bianca Corral, Gabriel Czako, Reagan Davidson, Cameryn DeBlecourt, Kyra DeNormandie, Abigail DiFilippo, Eileen Ferriter, Emily Formella, Francesca Frieri, Emily Gad, Kennedy Galloy, James Gannon, Dominik Gasienica, Giavonna Gavin, Ashley Gibbs, Braeden Goebbert, Zoe Halatek, Michael Hasso, Teresa Hernandez-Gonzalez, Natalie Homerding, Narjis Jafferi, Tyler Jenczmionka, Andrew LoPresti, Sophia Marcial, Matthew Martinez, Eliza Mattson, Matas Mikuckas, Monika Mikuckas, Olivia Milker, Dylan Morgan, Vielka Munoz, Colin O'Boyle, Abigail Obradovic, Alyssa Olson, Brinda Parikh, Noah Peake, Jack Pubentz, Isabella Rarick, Benjamin Roark, Adrienne Rodriguez, Ronald Schiek, Wafeeq Shekoni, Benjamin Staley, Cassidy Stangel, Sean Svoboda, Christa Thomas, Michael Ungaro, Dylan Vilcek, Alexandra Way, Jakob Zajkowski

    Class of 2023: Charles Altman, Alexandria Chrusciel, Bennett Davidson, Matthew Johnson, Matthew Kajmowicz, Troy Karuntzos, Julian Marolda, Sean Marshall, Caden Miller, Jack Moran, Ryan O'Connor, Charles Pluth, Ellet Pryor, Besnik Shuaipaj, Monica Skibicki

    (Photo by Janine Wheeler. L-R Tammy Gallagher, LTHS Gifted Coordinator, and Lorie Cristofaro, LTHS Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum & Instruction)

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  • For Immediate Release
    July 8, 2021
     

    LTHS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY DESIGN STUDENTS WIN GOLD AT NATIONAL COMPETITION 

    Lockport, Ill. − SkillsUSA held its annual National Leadership and Skills Competition virtually last month. The competition consisted of trade, technical, and leadership contest events showcasing the best career and technical education students in the nation. On June 7, the three members of the Lockport Township High School Engineering Technology Design team presented their invention. The team had to demonstrate its ability to design an innovative engineering project and present its ideas with a display and live model. During the presentation, students were judged on their performance as a professional team, presentation of their invention to a panel of judges from the field of engineering, their storyboard presentation model, and the overall effect of the presentation. 

    On June 24, Yasmin Alaya, Emma Oster, and Anthony “AJ” Ficek were awarded the 1st Place Gold Medal in Engineering Technology Design. This is the highest honor a SkillsUSA student can achieve in engineering and is the first time an LTHS student or team has won a National Gold Medal. The students won for their invention, development, and presentation of the “Intruder Stopper,” a device designed to quickly and easily prevent an intruder from being able to enter a classroom or office door.

    Alaya and Oster graduated in June and will be pursuing engineering degrees. Ficek, who will be a senior this year, reflected on the experience, “You can’t get frustrated with the failures you have. You have to revise your plan and learn from your mistakes to get to success.” 

    Teachers within the LTHS College and Career Applications Department prepare teams for the state and national SkillsUSA competitions each year. Jeff Brown leads the Engineering Technology Design Team and Matt Mullins serves as the SkillsUSA Advisor. The hard work and commitment of all of these teachers not only prepare students to succeed in competitions such as SkillsUSA but also equip them for further success in higher academic pursuits and in the workforce.

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    For Immediate Release
    May 25, 2021
     

    LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER RECEIVES AWARD

    Lockport, Ill.−Lockport Township High School teacher JoAnn McCarroll was selected as this year’s recipient of the William and Mildred Jackson Teacher Recognition Award.  McCarroll has taught at Lockport Township High School for 28 of her 42 years as an educator. She has served as a Vocational/Work Experience teacher in the Special Education Department, where she has assisted students to transition to employment or other programs beyond high school. She is known for her compassion and encouragement of others. One of McCarroll’s peers remarked, “her patience and understanding of students goes beyond compare. She has a special way of working with each student to bring out their strengths. She encourages and motivates them to be the best they can be.” McCarroll will retire at the end of May and will be dearly missed by LTHS.

    The William and Mildred Jackson Teacher Recognition Award honors an educator who has exhibited special skills in the art and science of teaching.  It is sponsored by LTHS alumni Robert Carr and Jill Jackson Carr through the Give Something Back Foundation. The award is named after Mrs. Carr’s late parents, William Jackson, who taught science and coached golf and track at LTHS from 1958 to 1982, and Mildred Jackson, who provided music lessons for many children in the Lockport community.  The recipient of this annual award, which includes a certificate and cash prize, is chosen by a committee of administrators, teachers, and students.  

    The William and Mildred Jackson Teacher Recognition Award is facilitated by the LTHS Foundation, a nonprofit organization committed to providing college scholarships and resources for educational programs and opportunities beyond the district’s budget.  The Foundation is governed by a board of volunteers and sponsors several fundraising events throughout the year. 

    For more information about the LTHS Foundation and upcoming events, visit https://205foundation.lths.org/.

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  • For Immediate Release
    May 18, 2021
     

    LTHS SCHOOL BOARD RECOGNIZES ILLINOIS STATE SCHOLARS FROM THE CLASS OF 2021

    Lockport, Ill.−On May 17, 2021, the Lockport Township High School District 205 Board of Education recognized 119 LTHS students who have been named Illinois State Scholars from the Class of 2021. Presented annually by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission, this prestigious recognition honors approximately the top ten percent of high school seniors statewide for their academic performance. Standardized test scores and performance-based academic data are key factors in the formula used to determine eligibility.

     The Lockport Township High School Board of Education, administrators, and staff congratulate the following students for being named Illinois State Scholars from the Class of 2021:

    Kirsten Adamski, Margaret Albrecht, Michael Albrecht, Shams Alshabani, Matthew Arens, Samuel Arient, Brandon Arnold, Ava Bartuch, Aiden Bean, Joshua Beaumont, Ryan Bennett, Frank Biamonte, Elizabeth Bollinger, Evelyn Bombard, Isaac Bratt, Reilly Bresnahan, Angela Bylina, Celia Carey, William Chen, Connor Christian, John Paul Colarelli, Benjamin Combs, Shara Connelly, Jacob Cousino, Jack Crabbe, Zachary Dalton, Nicole DAngelo, Morgan Dapkus, Skylar Davis, Dylan Dizonno, Simon Dlugopolski, Claudia Dlugosz, Angelina Dominguez, Brendan Dunne, Victoria Ehrman, Brian Eide, Mary Ewers, Rory Flanagan, William Follett, Nicolas Formella, Lucas Frank, Sydney Furr, Caitlyn Gaffney, Malgorzata Gasienica-Bednarz, Christopher Gorczowski, Emma Harris, Martha Harvey, Christopher Heintz, Sebastian Herrera, Liam Horan, Kaia Hsu, Dalia Huerta, Elli Jacobs, Abigail Janeczek, Abigail Jones, Rodolfo Juarez, Ethan Kaminsky, Ryan Kedzierski, Eric Kim, Isabella Klejka, Elena Knebel, Emma Knight, Zachary Kouba, Thomas Kozor, Kelley Lakawitch, Cadence LaMorte, Gabrielle Lesniak, Corinne Lipkin, Evan Littmann, Sarina LoCascio, Robert Lozano, Zachary MacNab, Marco Marra, Joseph Micheletto, Abigail Miller, Sebastian Molek, Austin Molitor, Patrick Mungcal, Elisabeth Nacino, Timothy Nielsen, Logan Nommensen, Maria Janelle Olegario, Uchechukwu Onyenemezu, Emma Oster, Hailey OSullivan, Jordan Pagano, Marissa Pasco, Delaney Pavlik, Max Peckman, Lucas Price, Nathan Ramsey, Bridgette Raspopovich, Quinn Robinson, Jake Ruff, Edward Savant, Shtile Shuaipaj, Kaycee Siears, Jayla Simon, Benjamin Sluzas, April Smith, Damian Smith, Julia Smolinski, Joseph Specht, Eleni Stavropoulos, Paige Svoboda, Madeline Szarzynski, Scott Szymkowiak, Alisha Thomas, Nora Thomas, Hayden Thompson, Michael Thompson, Amber Tramutolo, Ronan Patrick Vales, Evangelos Vassilakis, Diana Walkosz, Alyssa Wengel, Jon-Michael Young, Julia Zajaczkowski, Brianna Zukowski

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  • For Immediate Release
    May 17, 2021
    LTHS STUDENTS WIN AT SKILLSUSA ILLINOIS STATE COMPETITION

    Lockport, Ill.−The SkillsUSA Illinois state competition results are in and four Lockport Township High School students will advance to the national competition in June.

    In April, fifteen LTHS students qualified for the state-level SkillsUSA Competition, which challenges career and technical education students to compete in a host of occupational and leadership areas. Students participated virtually this year. They first took a qualification exam and then submitted their final products, such as video or technical drawings, online to be judged.

    Four LTHS students placed first in their contests and advance to the national competition, which will also be held virtually beginning June 1.

    Anthony Ficek, Yasmin Alaya, and Emma Oster competed in the Engineering Technology Design challenge and took first place as a team.

    Steven Szpicki competed in the Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair challenge and placed first.

    Additionally, three students earned second place at the state level.

    Chance Tyler and Josh Mehnert competed in 3D Animation and Visualization and earned second as a team.

    Nicholas Errico earned second place in Power Equipment Technology.

    “This year has been exceedingly difficult for everyone but it has been great to see our students pull through it all and still succeed,” said Matt Mullins, Career & Technical Education teacher and SkillsUSA Advisor at LTHS. “There were some late nights but the students never seemed to be daunted. I couldn't be prouder of all the students who competed this year.”

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    May 11, 2021
    LTHS DRAFTING AND DESIGN STUDENTS WIN AT STATE COMPETITION

    Lockport, Ill. −The Porters had a strong showing in this year’s Illinois Design Educators Association (IDEA) State Competition. On April 16th and 17th, Lockport Township High School CAD/Drafting students competed virtually among 185 of the best and brightest drafting and design students in the State of Illinois. The results were announced last week.

    The following LTHS students placed 1st, 2nd, or 3rd at the IDEA State Competition:

    Jake Ruff, Bilal Useini, and Pamela Hernandez-Espiritu were named State Champions for Architecture Design Team.

    Michael Strahanoski achieved 2nd Place in Introductory CAD.

    Zachary Glowczynski and Scott Szymkowiak both achieved 2nd Place in Machine CAD.

    In 3D Modeling, Braeden Goebbert earned 2nd Place and Nicholas Chamiga earned 3rd Place.

    Nate Landig and Chance Tyler both earned 3rd Place in Assembly Modeling. Landig is the first freshman LTHS has had place at State.

    Elizabeth “Lisa” Snyder and Adrian Janik earned 3rd in Architecture 3D.

    Emma Oster, Adrianna Garza and Yasmin Alaya earned 3rd Place in Engineering Design Team.

    In the CAD contests, the students were given a drawing problem to solve and draw in a two-hour time limit and submit online.  In the team divisions, the students were presented with a design problem in January to solve and then submit video presentations of their solutions. The groups also submitted their drawings, pictures, and videos of the working prototype online.  The designs were graded by architects, engineers, college professors and students in this field. IDEA awards one state champion, two second places, and three third places for each design contest.

    Jeff Brown and Corey Duzan, LTHS instructors for IDEA, are very proud of their students’ accomplishments. “The students worked and learned over and above their coursework,” Brown remarked. “They put in extra time to prepare for the regional and state contests. They overcame several challenges posed by COVID-19 restrictions. They found ways to put in the time after school while in-person, or at home while learning remotely, and performed their best at the contests. They truly earned their places!” 

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    May 10, 2021
    LTHS STUDENTS AND POLICE COME TOGETHER

    Lockport, Ill. − On May 7, 2021, Lockport Township High School hosted its final Student - Police Forum for the school year. The journey to this engagement began last summer with a handful of students. With the backdrop of national racial discord, a group of Lockport high school students came together to form the Student Equity Action Committee (SEAC). The students recognized the importance of communicating with the police to gain insights into police perspectives and to build positive relationships between the school and law enforcement communities. 

    The Student - Police Forum was an initiative that began with conversations between Lockport Police Chief Terry Lemming and LTHS Superintendent Robert McBride. In Dr. McBride’s view,  “Teens and police rarely have an opportunity to get to know each other in thoughtful situations. The purpose is to build mutual understanding.”  The SEAC and the Lockport Community Outreach Officers Jeren Szmergalski and Kevin Brauch first met virtually in November. The officers spent time discussing what their job entails and students gained a better understanding of the demands on police, the challenges, and the culture of the police.  In subsequent forums, which included school resource officers, they delved into news headlines and events involving police, the importance of equity training, social media, mental health, use of force, and safety issues.

    The fourth and final forum included Crest Hill Mayor Ray Soliman, Crest Hill Police Officer Heidi Outlaw, Chief Lemming, Officer Brauch, and approximately thirteen SEAC members, as well as LTHS staff members and administrators.

    Both students and police officers have developed a genuine respect for one another and appreciate the productive dialogue they’ve begun. They plan to continue engagement next school year, including inviting police officers to school events. “There’s definitely a significant amount of work that still needs to be done,” remarked LTHS senior Alisha Thomas, “but as students, we’re hoping that these local forums will serve as a way to model the sense of empathy between law enforcement, community members, and youth that we hope to see on a national level one day.”

    Photo: (left to right) Mayor Ray Soliman, Anise Puckett, Chief Terry Lemming, Trinity Newell, Chelsea Osei, Zack Dalton, Kelechi Onyenemezu, Alisha Thomas, Brian Eide, Ms. Andrea Cobbet (SEAC Co-Sponsor), Officer Kevin Brauch, William Greaney, Sophia Marcial, Mr. Robert Beach (SEAC Co-Sponsor). (Kneeling) Officer Heidi Outlaw, Uche Onyenemezu 

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