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Magical World Of Marian

Magical World Of Marian

Joey Fitzgerald, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 18, 2017


Filed under School, Student Life

The past three years have included themes such as Anchors Aweigh, Four Seasons, and Circus Fun. Every year students get excited about the Homecoming theme.  Everyone enjoys getting ready to prepare crazy costumes as they wait until the theme is finally revealed. This year it is Disney, and the idea...

Dream A Fantastic Dream

Dream A Fantastic Dream

Jacob Toman, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

"A true hero isn't measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart.” Like Zeus in the popular Disney movie Hercules, the hearts of the Marian students were strong and ready for Homecoming week. Students put their imagination to work and prepared for the Disney theme. Monday...

2017 Homecoming Powderpuff

2017 Homecoming Powderpuff

Tiffany Teubert, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

Girls' Powderpuff football has been a long-standing tradition at Marian Central. Each year the Thursday before the Homecoming dance, the senior girls line up against the juniors girls on the field. Nerves kick in, and all are watching, anxious to see who will win.  The seniors, who stand on the h...

From Snow White to Moana

From Snow White to Moana

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

When someone mentions Disney, the first thing that pops into a teenager's brain is childhood years and their imagination. Long dresses, sparkles all over the living room floor, and a little girl with big dreams. A little boy, with a crown on his head, and a prince costume all the way down to his tin...

“Tale as Old as Time”

“Tale as Old as Time”

Mae Novakoski, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

Disney movies can be traced back to the childhood of almost every student and, to an extent, are a huge part of anyone's childhood. Memories can include watching The Lion King as toddlers or even dressing up as timeless Disney characters like Princess Jasmine for Halloween. These characters play ...

From Rattles to Readers

From Rattles to Readers

Addy Fortin, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

From nurseries to nursing homes, Marian students came to school Wednesday dressed as babies and oldies for homecoming week. The underclassmen were crawling through their day as the upperclassmen struggled to get down the hallways. This theme has always brought out the creative side of people. Wh...

Marian: The Champions of the Midwest

Marian: The Champions of the Midwest

Emma Baader, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

The hallways were decorated, and the themes were chosen; the next few days were full of celebration. After a week of fun costumes, the last day of homecoming week approaches. A student searches for a unique outfit to show off their Marian spirit. In the back of their closet, they find an extra large je...

An Unexpected Flip on Cheer

An Unexpected Flip on Cheer

Olivia Arza, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

Roaring cheers of students fill Lander’s Pavilion as the Marian Central cheerleaders perform their routine. The girls' dance team performs to increase the excitement and to show the Hurricane spirit. Once the girls are finished, an unexpected flip occurs with the senior boys rushing onto the court, ...

Four Parks, One School

Four Parks, One School

Amy Herff, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Student Life

The classic expected hallways of Marian Central have now turned into the magical experience everyone loves, Disney World. Marian’s Homecoming brings the Disney World experience to Woodstock without ever leaving the state. The seniors' hallway has been transformed into the grand castle of Magic K...

A Long Way From Home

A Long Way From Home

Amy Herff, Crown Writer & Photographer

October 2, 2017


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Student Life

Every teenager gets excited about leaving home one day, but envision living 7,252 miles away from family and attending school in a different country where everyone speaks a different language.  This struggling task is what life is like for Bobby Huang (9) and Neil Shuai (10). These new students are star...

From First to Last

From First to Last

Addison Fortin, Crown Writer & Photographer

October 2, 2017


Filed under News, School, Showcase

Stepping into Marian Central only knowing a small number of people is a Freshman’s worst nightmare. Whether students came from a small, private junior high or a large, public junior high, walking the halls of a high school is a completely different feeling. The feeling of anxiety as students walk down the hall w...

Getting Back Into That Sleep Habit

Getting Back Into That Sleep Habit

Jacob Toman, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 29, 2017


Filed under News, School, Student Life

Waking up on a summer morning is like a dream. The birds sing, and there's not a certain time to start the day. There is no need to worry about putting on a uniform or doing that homework that was forgotten from the previous night. Summer mornings are amazing. But that feeling goes away as the middle...

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