This article was originally published in the December 2021 print issue of The Warde Focus Volume XVII, Issue 1. On Tuesday, November 30th, and Thursday, December 2nd, juniors and sophomores participated in the Anti-Defamation League’s “Names Can Really Hurt Us” assembly program. The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is an organization that […]

Warde Takes Accountability with ADL Assembly




(Left to right) Seniors Anwar Sakly, Luke Lileika, and Patrick Covino moments before their calculus midterm.
Midterms and their aesthetics are a lot of different things: tests, essays, or something in between. They’re teachers that let you watch a movie and teachers that give you 50-page packets, all to prepare for the same thing, worth the same amount of points, as a marker to see if […]

Midterm Aesthetics


Attention senior Mustangs: Senior Quotes and Senior Baby Pictures are almost due! Quotes and pictures must be submitted to the Class of 2022 School Counseling Google Classroom by Friday, January 28th. The senior quote is a chance for seniors to represent themselves and reflect on their experiences as a Mustang. […]

Senior Quotes and Baby Pics Due 1/28


Prior to the Thanksgiving break, members of the ESL (English as a Second Language) community program gathered to converse, cook traditional foods from a variety of distinct cultures, celebrate, and most importantly share what they were thankful for. See the pictures below for a behind-the-scenes look at this annual tradition. 

ESL Thanksgiving: Behind The Scenes





Dune (2021) – Denis Villeneuve “Dreams make good stories, but everything important happens when we’re awake.” Dune was originally considered one of the least film-able books of all time, but Dune (2021) managed to pull it off perfectly. Dune (2021) is a science fiction movie based off of Frank Herbert’s […]

Movie Review: Dune (2021)




It’s Friday night at Fairfield Warde High School. It’s homecoming night, and the senior students are excited for the football game to start. “The Stampede,” Warde’s sports student section, is going crazy as the football team rushes onto the field. At the center of the commotion in the stands is […]

Steven Lewis: King of the Stampede


Last week from October 25th to October 28th, Warde students facilitated No Place for Hate assemblies designed by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL)  in an effort to help Warde become a No Place for Hate school. In the Learning Commons, students gathered to hear about this important mission. The Anti-Defamation League […]

ADL-No Place for Hate Assembly




Warde Boys Soccer Wins “Swedish Cup,” beats Rival Ludlowe:  The Warde Boys Soccer team did not disappoint this week, rising above their cross-town rival, the Fairfield Ludlowe Falcons, in what was a huge match. This past Tuesday, October the 12th, the boys took the field and hoped to add to […]

Warde Sports in Focus 10/11-10/16