The Spirit

Letter From the Editors

Letter From the Editors

Margaret Fleming and Teddy Maiorca

April 16, 2019

Welcome to the SPIRIT, SICP’s student newspaper! This is the first print edition of the paper since 2016, and we couldn’t be more excited to be back in your hands. We’ve spent the last few years online at, experimenting with new features like videos, polls and unlimited pictures and ...

The Gift of Ignatius’ Politics

Tivas Gupta

December 6, 2018

There are many benefits to an Ignatius education. With top ranked academics in the state, a strong religious foundation, wonderful fellow students and teachers, and competitive athletics, there is no shortage of reasons to attend this school. However, one advantage is often overlooked- the wide vari...

Oh the Places You Cannot Go

Caroline Molloy, Writer

December 6, 2018

Congratulations! Today there is no snow day! You're here bright and early on a Monday. The bell tolls for activity period. Yay! But, where can one go on such a busy school day? The library is packed five minutes in, so, is Biegel, McLaughlin, and even the gym. Tully, you wouldn't dare to go there, it’s...

Ignatius Mock Trial Wins Championship

Angelina Galullo and Elisabeth Paskali

December 5, 2018

Saint Ignatius Mock Trial Places First in Invitational Congratulations to the Saint Ignatius Mock Trial Team! They placed first place in the annual Saint Ignatius Mock Trial Invitational, at the Richard Daley Center, on October 27th. The students on the mock trial team imitate trials, acting as at...

Wolfpack Soccer Finishes 3rd in State

December 4, 2018

  St. Ignatius entered the weekend with seven losses, the most defeats of any of the teams entering the 2A and 3A Finals. In their third state trip in program history, St. Ignatius took on a Peoria Notre Dame program with four state titles and its 15th appearance at the State Finals. ...

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