The Student News Site of Lake Forest High School

The Forest Scout

The Student News Site of Lake Forest High School

The Forest Scout

The Student News Site of Lake Forest High School

The Forest Scout

Seth Digby before a wrestling match this season. Photo courtesy of Colin Peters.
Seth Digby: Writing His Final Chapter as a LFHS Wrestling Legend
Kelsey Bumbaco and Chloe York February 16, 2024
The team at the start of a game against Deerfield last year. Photo courtesy of Erick Decker Photography.
Spiking into the Season: Boys Volleyball Prepares for Another Thrilling Run
Dylan DiTomasso, Staff Writer • February 15, 2024

Boys Volleyball has officially started to host open gyms for the upcoming season at LFHS. One open gym has already happened with five more coming...

Amelia Kavanagh (left), Ally Lucania (right)
Photo Courtesy of Ally Lucania
Varsity Cheer Captains Ally Lucania and Amelia Kavanagh Receive All-State Award
Amelia Hansen, Staff Writer • February 14, 2024

On February 2nd, the varsity cheerleading team competed at the IHSA cheerleading state finals competition for the 3rd consecutive year. At...

Photo courtesy of Casey Duval.
Six LFHS Athletes Sign their Letters Of Intent
Ryan Valentincic, Staff Writer • February 9, 2024

On Wednesday, Feb. 7, six LFHS athletes participated in the winter signing day; either signing their letter of intent or their commitment letter...

Scouts Basketball beats Lake Zurich in a Tight Game 46-44 on a Buzzer Beater
Scouts Basketball beats Lake Zurich in a Tight Game 46-44 on a Buzzer Beater
Nicholas Nassar, Staff Writer • February 9, 2024

Scouts Boys Basketball hosted Lake Zurich last Friday night, and they were looking for revenge. Lake Forest had not lost a game since falling...

Courtesy of Taylor Ross.
This Is Your Talent Show Pit Band
Sydney Kirages, Staff Writer • February 21, 2024
Image Courtesy Of The New York Times
The NYT Games are "Mental Yoga" for Students
Reese Harper, Staff Writer • February 21, 2024

After 'Wordle' was bought by the New York Times in Jan. 2022 and became a part of a group of games on the Times' website, more and more people...

Photo courtesy of Flickr.
Pawsitive Impact: Introducing an Therapy Dog to LFHS
Ella Droege, Staff Writer • February 21, 2024

Twice a year during finals week, students enjoy love and affection from dogs that the Paws For Patrick organization brings to the school. This...

Siobhan Boyle at the All-State Music Festival (Courtesy of Matthew Begale)
Siobhan Boyle: Junior Year is Hitting a High Note
Kallista Schneiderman, Staff Writer • February 15, 2024

Junior Siobhan Boyle is singing her way to success - from attending the coveted All-State Music Festival, to winning first place at the LFHS...

The new boardwalk structure. Courtesy of Kitty Lansing.
A Missing Piece of Wood in Lake Forest
Grace Donovan and Anna Braun February 15, 2024

A renovated and modern beach pedestrian boardwalk pathway is currently being installed at Lake Forest Beach, expected to be complete by Fall...

View All

In honor of Talent Show, which runs Thursday through Saturday, what is your super talent?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...
Photo Courtesy of In Defense of Animals.
Adidas Should Not Use Kangaroo Leather in Their Shoes
Manon Vermer, Staff Writer • February 20, 2024
Senior William Cathlina struggling to study in the senior commons.
The Senioritis Virus
February 12, 2024
Graphic courtesy of Rachel Silvers.
How To Come Back to Your New Year’s Resolutions
Rachel Silvers, Staff Writer • February 21, 2024
Graphic courtesy of Ashlynn Robinson.
Valentine's Day Desserts You Will Not Want to Miss
Ashlynn Robinson, Staff Writer • February 10, 2024

Valentine's Day, the holiday of celebrating love, is a day where people anticipate giving gifts, writing cards, and spending time with loved...

Photo courtesy of Emily Lim.
A Guide to Planning the Best 'Galentine's' Day
Cassidy Gorham, Staff Writer • February 9, 2024

As the “month of love” begins, why not dedicate a Saturday or Sunday to celebrate a day of fun and love with the girls in your life? These...

14 Ways to Celebrate February 14th
14 Ways to Celebrate February 14th
Sydney Kirages, Staff Writer • February 8, 2024

Valentine’s Day can be a fun night with your significant other filled with love and gratitude, but deciding how to celebrate can be stressful....

View All
What is your The Song?
What is your "The Song"?
Isabella Hernandez, Staff Writer • February 15, 2024
The Culture of Intramural Basketball
The Culture of Intramural Basketball
Ryder Gamrath and Ella Burns February 15, 2024

Staff Writers Ella Burns and Ryder Gamrath investigate the culture of intramural basketball.

The Dish: City Works
The Dish: City Works
Annie Davis and Andrew Marsch February 13, 2024

Staff writers Annie Davis and Andrew Marsch review City Works in Vernon Hills.

Whats Your Favorite Super Bowl Halftime Show?
Grace Donovan, Anna Braun, Kylie Dugan, and Michaela Barry February 9, 2024

Staff writers Grace Donovan, Anna Braun, Kylie Dugan and Michaela Barry ask LFHS students and staff what there favorite Super Bowl halftime show...

View All
TFS Recommends
TFS Recommends
Bianca Storino, Editor-in-Chief • February 19, 2024
Prom Dress Recommendations
Prom Dress Recommendations
Annie Davis and Annie Page February 15, 2024

With Prom in just a few months, it’s time to start looking for a dress! With the option of wearing a short or a long dress, it can be hard...

Graphic by Mary Carter
College Dorm Room Essentials
Mary Carter, Staff Writer • February 12, 2024

As someone who loves to be in control and unreasonably worries all the time about being unprepared for living alone for the first time, I can...

Photo courtesy of Jack Quick.
The LF Uniform
Jack Quick, Staff Writer • February 8, 2024

Whether you're walking through the hallways or sitting in class, there is no doubt that there is a “Lake Forest” way of dressing. While some...

View All
Donate to The Forest Scout
$100
$500
Contributed
Our Goal

Comments (0)

All The Forest Scout Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest