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The student news site of Downers Grove South High School

Blueprint

The student news site of Downers Grove South High School

Blueprint

What Pintrest Aesthic are You?

Allison Scherquist, Copy Editor October 26, 2021

It can be difficult to focus, keep track of time or even remember all the correct materials, so here are five apps that can help improve your school life.

Top five apps to help you study

Jack Sifuentes, Freelance Writer October 21, 2021

Having started a new school year, working and studying can be hard for some people. It can be difficult to focus, keep track of time or even remember all the correct materials. Here are the five best apps...

Here are the top five Halloween costumes for this year.

Top five Halloween costumes this year

Mikaela Cresse, Freelance Writer October 20, 2021

Halloween is right around the corner with its amazing costumes and delicious candy. Kick off this year's Halloween with the most spooky and fun top five costumes. 1. Clowns One of this year’s most...

Penne, Bow tie, Angel hair? Figure out what pasta shape fits you!

What pasta shape fits your personality?

Ava Lafin, Opinions Editor October 18, 2021

What Outer Banks character are you?

What Outer Banks character are you?

Ava Lafin, Opinions Editor October 18, 2021

The changing of the leaves makes fall the most satisfying season to watch progress.

Top 10 things to do this fall

Ava Lafin, Opinions Editor October 18, 2021

Fall is finally here as of Sept. 22 and the cold breeze says so. The thought of pumpkin spice and Halloween right around the corner gets me in the mood to do some basic yet always fun fall activities....

Its pumpkin season! The best season at Trader Joes!

Top 10 best Trader Joe’s snacks

Casey Muzykansky, Copy Editor October 1, 2021

Since 1958, Trader Joe’s has been one of the finest stores at making their own delicious food products and selling out, it’s evident that everyone has a special place in their heart for Trader Joe’s...

Parking lot purgatory

Kassem Ossman, Editor-in-Chief September 17, 2021

What Pinterest Aesthetic Doodle Are You?

What Pinterest Aesthetic Doodle Are You?

Abigail Durkin, Opinions Editor September 7, 2021

Are you Indie? Glamour? Dark Academia? Take this quiz to find out what your true inner Pinterest Aesthetic. In the form of a doodle.    

Taylor Swift is well-known for her amazing bridges and these are the best ones.

Top 10 Taylor Swift Bridges

Lauren Wilmore, News Editor June 10, 2021

#10: Long Story Short Taylor Swift has been full of revenge songs in the past, but on her newest album Evermore she released this important song talking about how revenge isn’t worth it. The bridge...

In the 90s, romantic comedies were in their prime. Lets rank them to see which is the best of the bunch.

Top 10 90’s rom-coms

Gwendolynne Royle, Opinions Editor June 3, 2021

10: “Never been kissed” (1999) This movie is beyond adorable; I am a sucker for an undercover-journalist romance movie. The first reason it is in tenth place is that the relationship between Drew...

All these old iPhone apps were staples to our tech-filled childhoods.

Top 10 old iPhone apps you forgot about

Alexis Pragides, Graphics Director May 27, 2021

“You got games on your phone?” These apps are the reason this classic statement was made so iconic. Let’s take a trip down memory lane and reminisce about all the old apps we used to play with before...

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