Author Archives: wendy margolin

Literary Magazine Receives Prestigious Award

Charlotte’s Web, ICJA’s Literary Magazine 2017 placed among the high school literary magazines in Illinois! Recommended for the award of Excellent,…
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Excellent Wrestling Results from Winter Break

While it may have been winter break for some, the Ida Crown Wrestling Team had a very busy two weeks…
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Students Present Solar Eclipse Findings at AAPT

ICJA students and physics teacher Mr. Allen Sears presented their research findings from the solar eclipse at last weekend’s American Association…
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How to Live an Inspired Life in a Profession You Love

While at the time high school can feel like forever, the reality is that the years fly by and students…
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Cosmic Ray Research During The 2017 Solar Eclipse

How It All Started In 2007 an opportunity arose through the Quarknet organization to attend a week-long workshop with students…
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Students Lobby Congress

This week when student Taliah Soleymani, who works with AIPAC as a high school advocate, checked her AIPAC group chat…
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Aces Wrestling

On Tuesday evening, the Ida Crown wrestling team hosted its home opener as they took on Maine East High School.…
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Alum Brings Yad Vashem Programing to ICJA

Out of 4,000 Academy alumni of all ages, nearly all of them carry a lesson or memory from their time…
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Celebrating 75 Years at Two Gala Events

ICJA alumni, community members and friends gathered to celebrate 75 years of the Academy at two gala events in November,…
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Celebrating Life Through Organ Donation

Alum Sammy Magid (’12) last April joined the ranks of those who choose to give the gift of life by…
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