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Lizzy Sorensen, Editor-in-Chief

Lizzy Sorensen, Editor-in-Chief
I’m Lizzy Sorensen, co-Editor-in-Chief for 42Fifty this year. This is my third year with the publication and I’m so excited to take on this leadership role. Aside from journalism, I’m on the halftime and competitive dance teams and involved in several honor societies at OHS. Some of my favorite things are barbecue chicken pizza, working out, fantasy football/baseball teams, new sneakers, Target, iced coffee, and Criminal Minds.

Board of Education postpones budget voting until February

The District 308 Board of Education did not discuss another round of potential budget cuts as expected at their meeting on Jan. 14. This comes after controversy and tension over money issues in the district, resulting in public outcry - especially from Oswego High School students. Many activities and other suggestions have been put up on the...

Electives on the chopping block? Possible budget cuts for the next school year

Graphic Credit: Adam Torres

Out of all these possible solutions to district 308’s increasing budget issues, the modification of the high school day would have the most impact on the staff and students here at Oswego High School.

Stay in school or stay safe: Students react to Oct. 9 threats

“I thought that it was just a hoax and that, if someone was actually going to commit an action, they would have not put the date,” junior Jacob Bohnert said.

‘One Book, One School’: A program on the rise

“[The English department] thought a school wide reading program would be very helpful to engage different readers and bring different people together,” Dr. Amy Howerton, head of the English department and leader of the program, explained.

Oswego girls co-op swim team ranked 6th in nation

The Oswego co-op swim team, who is led by coach Deryl Leubner, received the title of sixth best team among public schools and eighth best among public and private schools nationwide from Swimming World Magazine.  

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