The Parker Weekly


Molly Taylor, Associate Editor

December 21, 2019

From December 5-7, a delegation of four Upper School students attended the Student Diversity Leadership Conference (SDLC) under the guidance of Senior Kindergarten teacher Kirk LaRue and third-grade teacher Ashleigh St. Peters, a...

White Out Games

Oliver Marks, Sports Editor

December 21, 2019

  On the cold Friday night of December 13, students, faculty, and parents from Parker and Latin funneled into the DePaul McGrath-Phillips Arena for the annual “White Out” basketball game. This year, both the Girls and Bo...

Dr. Frank speaking at the first meeting of his psychology class.

Sigmund Frank

December 20, 2019

Letter To The Editors, Issue 5 –– Volume CVIV

Jared Saef, Photographer

December 20, 2019

As an avid reader of the Parker Weekly, I, like many other Parker students, always flip to the back page to check out the memes. I enjoy seeing meme references from popular culture applied to events that have occurred within our s...

The Joys Of Life, Issue 5

Grayson Schementi, Columnist

December 20, 2019

The holidays are upon us, and whether you’re Jewish, Christian, or somewhere in between (not like those are the two ends of the spectrum), we all have traditions that represent the core components of our families and our culture...

Fireside Chats, Issue 5

Matthew Turk, Columnist

December 20, 2019

Presently, the transition to the use of the portal for homework assignments is responsible for the significant drop in usage of Google Classroom. Due to the abundance of student-run clubs without Google Classroom groups, there ...

Skills That Are Finally Worth Something

Jack Laser, Political Liaison

December 20, 2019

A proud 19-year-old quarterback jogs triumphantly to the locker room behind his teammates, as thousands of fans scream with joy after a huge victory. He gets to the locker room to rest after an exhausting game, prepared to si...

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