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HHS Robotics and more honored at April BOE meeting

HHS Robotics and more honored at April BOE meeting

Jarrod Khoo

April 22, 2019

The April 18 Huntley Community School District 158 Board of Education meeting began on time at 7 p.m. and moved fluidly last night, the first notable highlight being the board’s recognition of the Huntley High School VEX Robotics team, which recently qualified and competed at their state competition. The...

March 21 Board of Education meeting

March 21 Board of Education meeting

Jarrod Khoo

March 26, 2019

The March 21 Huntley Community School District 158 Board of Education meeting began on time at 7 p.m. and moved fluidly last night, the first notable highlight being the board’s recognition of the Heineman Middle School basketball team and cheerleading squad. The basketball team recently earned fourth p...

Feb. 21 Board of Education Meeting

Feb. 21 Board of Education Meeting

Jarrod Khoo

February 22, 2019

The Feb. 21 District 158 Board of Education meeting moved fluidly last night, the first notable highlight being the board’s recognition of the Marlowe Middle School cheerleading squad, which placed third in their state competition. The board then opened the session to public comment, during whic...

December COW meeting: summer school changes and new campus officers

December COW meeting: summer school changes and new campus officers

Braden Turk

December 11, 2018

The Board of Education went over a few relevant topics on its regular Committee of the Whole meeting last Thursday night. The biggest item on the agenda was the discussion of Huntley High School summer courses for the 2019 break, presented by Erika Schlichter. Sticking with the layout from last...

Oct. BOE Meeting: 2020 trip approved, district report card incoming

Oct. BOE Meeting: 2020 trip approved, district report card incoming

Braden Turk

October 21, 2018

The Oct. 18 Board of Education meeting went smoothly last night, the first notable highlight being Assistant Superintendent Dr. Erika Schlichter discussing the upcoming release of the district’s report card. This report, which will be available to view at illinoisreportcard.com, recounts extensive...

Oct. 2018 Committee of the Whole meeting: 2020 Europe trip proposed

Oct. 2018 Committee of the Whole meeting: 2020 Europe trip proposed

Braden Turk

October 14, 2018

The Oct. 11 Board of Education meeting opened on a solemn note last night, as the room took a minute to honor the passing of HHS graduate Joshua Szeszol. Attendees were reminded that if a student close to them was struggling with mental health issues, they were not alone and should seek out any necessary...

Board of education meeting honors District 158 staff and retirees

Board of education meeting honors District 158 staff and retirees

Emily Kindl

May 7, 2017

On Thursday, May 4, a Huntley District 158 Board of Education meeting took place: honoring hard-working staff members, addressing heavy traffic at Marlowe Middle School, and highlighting implementations taking place for the 2017-2018 school year. The meeting was regarded as a Committee of the Whole mee...

The Board of Education celebrates successes of curriculum implementation

The Board of Education celebrates successes of curriculum implementation

Alex Landman

February 3, 2017

On Thursday, Feb. 2 the Consolidated School District 158 board members and administration held their regularly scheduled meeting at the district office. The meeting began with the Pledge of Allegiance, led by middle school cheerleaders, followed by a short Q&A by President Donald Drzal. The main topic...

April BOE meeting acknowledges students

April BOE meeting acknowledges students

Sumbul Shakeel

April 25, 2016

s the clock struck seven, people from the Huntley Community all gathered, squeezing into the room where the April board of education meeting was taking place. Students from all grades were here today to be recognized for their hard work, from elementary to high school. To start the night, three HH...

ACT to SAT, Board of Education discusses using the SAT

ACT to SAT, Board of Education discusses using the SAT

Sumbul Shakeel

January 24, 2016

fter over an hour in closed session, the board of education members stepped out, ready to tackled the tasks of the evening. First order of business, is always the beloved pledge of allegiance led by students from different grades and schools in the district. This Thursday, little preschool students ha...

BOE Meeting: 2015 Tax Levy

BOE Meeting: 2015 Tax Levy

Sumbul Shakeel

December 28, 2015

ushing in from outside, families escape the gusty cold winds. They are all from Chesak Elementary school, here to recite the Pledge of Allegiance in front of the board of education on Dec 17. Excited as they were, the children had to wait patiently for 10 minutes before stepping up to the microphone. Th...

Electives showcase opportunities in a fair

Electives showcase opportunities in a fair

Megan Wilson

January 31, 2014

Inside the frigid west gym of Huntley High School, stood tables covered in flyers, posters, and in some cases, sparkling lights. Each table trying to draw in kids of all ages to come and see what they have to offer. The new opportunities are endless when the electives fair takes over. On Jan. 30,  freshmen, s...

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