The student news publication of Libertyville High School

Drops of Ink

The student news publication of Libertyville High School

Drops of Ink

The student news publication of Libertyville High School

Drops of Ink

Zahraa Patel

Zahraa Patel, Online Editor

Hello, my name is Zahraa and I'm a senior. This is my third year on staff and I am the Online Editor. In school, I'm an MSA board member, link crew leader, fence with Thundercats, and more! In my free time, I like watching movies, hanging out with friends, and cooking.

All content by Zahraa Patel
Compared to other LHS frosh/sop plays, “Honk” is a lot different. Mr. Thomas made the collective decision to turn this production into a musical and tour various elementary schools in the area. “[Mr. Thomas] decided to make a frosh/soph play [into a] musical [because] typically freshmen and sophomores dont get into [the winter musical] because there are older, more experienced people – same thing with crew,” said Brooke Weintroub, a member of Honks running crew. “This is a thing for underclassmen to grow their abilities.”

LHS Fresh/Soph play, Honk, on tour

Zahraa Patel, Online Editor
February 6, 2024
It’s clear that with many high schools, sports bring the community

together. The same can be said for LHS. Showcased at various sporting
events and assemblies, juniors Morgan Short, Francesca Crovetti, and
sophomores Kailynn Kilpatrick and Olivia Vanheirseele, are apart of the
LHS cheer team and have a great presence year round.

[Photo] 2023 Rewind:

December 18, 2023
Senior Mariam Sheik said “I wouldn’t change my name, I like where it comes from. It belonged to a strong and resilient women in my religion and because of that, it resonates with me”

The power in a name

Zahraa Patel, Online Editor
April 6, 2023
The Case of The Beauty Biases

The Case of The Beauty Biases

Zahraa Patel, Online Editor
December 2, 2022
The students of Rydell High come together to sing a rendition of ‘We Go Together’. This scene kicks off the introductions of the several lovable characters of Grease where the audience will then meet their leads, Danny Zuko and Sandy Dombrowski.

[Photo] Grease is the word

Eva Fahrenkrog, Features Editor
November 1, 2022
A group of students discuss their post graduation plans. The CRC is a safe place for students to talk about their future. The teachers that work in the CRC are there to help these students find their ideal future.

CRC: The place to find your future

Zahraa Patel, Online Editor
October 28, 2022
Load More Stories

Comments (0)

Drops of Ink intends for this area to be used to foster healthy, thought-provoking discussion. Comments are expected to adhere to our standards and to be respectful and constructive. As such, we do not permit the use of profanity, foul language, personal attacks, or the use of language that might be interpreted as libelous. Comments are reviewed and must be approved by a moderator to ensure that they meet these standards. Drops of Ink does not allow anonymous comments, and we require a valid email address. The email address will not be displayed but will be used to confirm your comments.
All Drops of Ink Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest
Activate Search
The student news publication of Libertyville High School
Zahraa Patel