The Echo

  • May 22Congratulations, class of 2019!

2018-2019 Staff

Alya Khan

Editor-in-Chief

Alya is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a third year member of The Echo. She is also a Senior Adviser and was a member of the community service club, Interact. Her hobbies include traveling, reading, cooking, and trying new foods....

Sofia Mayhew

Editor-in-Chief

Sofia is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a two year member of The Echo. She was a two year member of the girls volleyball team and is a Senior Adviser. Her hobbies include baking and yoga. Next year, she plans to attend Indiana...

Paige Smith

Business Editor & Columnist

Paige is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a first year member of The Echo. She is a Snowball teen director, a senior adviser, a physical education leader, and Principle's Advisory Counsel leader, a Mawi leader, and is also involv...

Rianna Panergalin

Entertainment Editor

Rianna is a junior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. Her hobbies include singing, writing songs, and going to concerts. In the future, she plans to pursue a career in education.

Orion Elrod

News & Copy Editor

Orion is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. His hobbies include GSA and choir. When he is not planning his new tattoos or spending time with his kitten, Orion is thinking of ways to rectify the broken s...

Abigail McArthur-Self

News & Copy Editor

Abby is a junior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. They are a member of both marching and pep band, GSA, the Youth and Government club, the Neuqua book club, and the American Sign Language club. Their hobbi...

Ella Estopare

Online Editor & Columnist

Ella is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. She is a member of the Chinese Honors Society at Neuqua and the build crew of Neuqua's theatre tech. Her hobbies include watching Netlflix, taking care of her re...

Grace Huff

Profiles Editor

Grace is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. She is a member of Neuqua's literary magazine, The Essence. Her hobbies include taking pictures, writing songs, and hanging out with her friends. Next yea...

Madeline James

Sports Editor & Columnist

Madeline is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. She is involved with Best Buddies at Neuqua Valley. Her hobbies include walking her bulldog, watching SportsCenter, and working in Downtown Naperville....

Emma Wightkin

Student Life Editor

Emma is a junior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. She is a member of Neuqua's literary magazine, The Essence. Her hobbies include writing short stories or poems, painting, and spending time playing her g...

Summer Moore

Staff Writer

Summer is a junior at Neuqua Valley and a first year member of The Echo. She is a member of Neuqua's Gold Rush. Her hobbies include spending time with her youth group and working as swim coach. In the future, she plans to con...

Anika Haridas

Staff Writer

Anika is a junior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. She is the co-president of Neuqua's Women's Empowerment club. Her hobbies include dancing, singing, and drawing. In the future, she plans to continue her acade...

Arti Rathore

Staff Writer

Arti is a junior at Neuqua Valley and a second year member of The Echo. She is involved with the Women's Empowerment club at Neuqua. Her hobbies include writing, listening to music, and throwing her own private dance parties. ...

Hannah Denaer

Staff Writer

Hannah is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a first year member of The Echo. She is involved with the vocal jazz ensemble and is a member of Wildscats. Her hobbies include spending time with her friends and family, reading, and writin...

Allison Blaszak

Staff Writer

Allison is a junior at Neuqua Valley and a first year member of The Echo. She is involved with the Rho Kappa program and the Women's Empowerment club. Her hobbies include walking her dog, going to concerts, and volunteering a...

Joey Glos

Staff Writer

Joey is a junior at Neuqua Valley and a first year member of The Echo. He is involved with the Neuqua theater tech program. His hobbies include listening to music, playing Warhammer, and spending time with his leopard gecko. In...

Bhoomi Sharma

Staff Writer

Bhoomi is a sophomore at Neuqua Valley and a first year member of The Echo. Her hobbies include taking pictures, painting, and reading. In the future, she plans to continue her academic career in college....

Maggie Mokrzycki

Staff Writer

Maggie is a senior at Neuqua Valley and a first year member of The Echo. She is a member of the literary magazine, The Essence, and was previously a member of the yearbook. Her hobbies include collecting cameras, film photogr...

Dana Balmas

Staff Writer

Dana is a sophomore at Neuqua Valley and a first year member of The Echo. She is involved with the Women's Empowerment club, Girls in STEM, and the Interact club. Her hobbies include playing soccer, baking, and watching Netflix. I...

The Student News Site of Neuqua Valley High School
Staff