The Parker Weekly

The Power of Words

Avani Kalra, Editor-in-Chief

October 30, 2018

Naomi Shihab Nye was six years old the first time she came to Chicago, and she immediately fell in love with it. Her first poem, presented enthusiastically to her first-grade teacher one week after her visit, was an ode to the ...

The 2018 Parker High School Golf team with their coach, Tim O’Connor, at Regionals.

Fall Sports Wrap-Up

October 30, 2018

Rate My Teacher

Leila Sheridan, Videographer

October 30, 2018

As semesters come to a close, many Parker teachers practice the same ritual of distributing class reviews in order to refine their curriculum and teaching method. Inevitably, every teacher has different ways of gaging studen...

New Senior Tribute Book

Alex Carlin, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Recently, the Upper School Administration sent an email to the class of 2019 and their parents announcing that this year there will be a change in Parker’s traditional senior ads, usually located in the back of the yearbook. In...

SPLIT heads (Left to right) Caroline Conforti, Estelle Heltzer, Elisabye Slaymaker, and Lila Schatz.


October 30, 2018

Bros or Hoes?

Rosey Limmer, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

It’s a typical Saturday night, and I am anxiously watching my phone to hear news of what party will be held that night. Many students send rumors of who may “throw,”, until the true party is revealed. Texts are often sent aro...

Senior Olivia Posner donates blood at the Red Cross blood drive.

Red Cross Blood Drive

October 30, 2018

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