The Voice

Destination 158 recognizes areas of improvement

Destination 158 recognizes areas of improvement

Ashley Reilly

November 20, 2019

On the night of Nov. 19, dozens of District 158 parents and faculty flooded into the cafeteria for the second Destination 158 event. This session focused on academics, curriculum, and student achievement, highlighting what is being implemented now, what is going to be implemented, and what shortcomings...

Kickin’ it with Kyle: Books and brawn

Kickin’ it with Kyle: Books and brawn

Kyle Sommerfield

December 21, 2012

Junior Tyler Vasconez sits in his calculus class.  Teacher Stephen Styers finishes his lecture and with a fear-evoking smile, reminds the class of tomorrow’s test.  After school, Vasconez goes to football workouts.  When he finishes, he walks out to the parking lot and remembers the painful fact: ...

AP Kids Are Not All Snobs

AP Kids Are Not All Snobs

Katherine Enciso

October 21, 2011

Senior Zach Polentini leans forward in his seat and rests his chin on his clasped hands, eyebrows furrowed in concentration. He tries focusing as his AP Literature and Composition teacher discusses last night's lesson. A boy and girl sitting directly behind him gossip loudly so that he can barely...

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