What’s Up, March?


By Teodora Simic, Staff Writer

It’s finally March. That means Saint Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, along with spring break! Here are some exciting events to look forward to this month.


3/1: Niles West Poetry Out Loud School-Wide Competition

3/1: Variety Show

3/8-3/10: Orchesis Show

3/10: IJAS Regional Science Fair

3/12-3/16: NW Spirit Week

3/13: Board Meeting

3/13: Band Spring Concert

3/14: Late Start (9:40)

3/15: Choir Spring Concert

3/16: Spring Pep Assembly

3/16-3/17: Heritage Festival

3/19: Orchestra Spring Concert

3/20: College Night

3/21: NW Poetry Day

3/24-4/1: Spring Break



3/1-3/4: Irish Film Festival

3/3: Country Music Brunch

3/4: Festival of Colors

3/4: Chicago Polar Plunge

3/9-3/10: Geneva Film Festival

3/14: Pi Day

3/17: Dyeing of the Chicago River

3/17: St. Patrick’s Parade

3/17: St. Paddy’s Day 5K & 8K Run/Walk

3/23- 3/24: Good Food Expo

3/25: Shamrock 8K Race

3/31: Easter at the Lincoln Park Zoo