This past weekend I attended the Northwestern University Model United Nations conference, along with fellow members of the Payton team.
Paw Print Editor Will Foster is 17 years old and a member of the Walter Payton College Prep Class of 2020. In addition to his newspaper work, he writes about legal matters for the High School SCOTUS blog. In 2015-16 he was a Kid Reporter for Sports Illustrated Kids magazine and website. Additionally, he was the editor-in-chief of his middle school newspaper for two years. You can find his work for Sports Illustrated Kids at http://bit.ly/2mcsRDJ (the page may take a little bit to load as it is an archived page). When clicking on individual articles from that page, it is advised that you right click and click "open link in new tab" for faster loading times.
April 1, 2017 – Under new policies announced Friday by Walter Payton College Prep, set to go into effect next school year, phone usage in class will be banned, among other mandates.
I and fellow members of the Payton Model UN club had the wonderful opportunity to attend a talk at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs this past Tuesday, focused on Russia.
The Payton Players concluded four days of performances of the musical “Cabaret” on Saturday.
Last Friday was freshmen’s first experience with the annual Sweetness Day.
The Payton boys’ varsity basketball team fell to Saint Viator Friday night in their IHSA regional championship game, 70-34, in the new gym.
Walter Payton’s novice debate team has learned the ropes from the varsity members and even found some success of their own this year.