Tag: District 158

Physics from New Mexico to Switzerland

Physics from New Mexico to Switzerland

[ 2 ] January 24, 2014 |

Andrew Johnson is currently teaching Conceptual Physics and AP Physics C in Huntley High School. He also does lectures at Waubonsee Community College every Tuesday and Thursday evening as a side job. For those fortunate enough to have had him as an instructor, you are well aware of what a respectable individual he is. As of right now Johnson’s life seems to be revolving around school mostly, but that doesn’t seem to bother him at all because he loves what he does.

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Courtesy isn’t so common

Courtesy isn’t so common

[ 0 ] January 23, 2014 |

Last week, as I was walking out of the cafeteria, I was caught up in the bottleneck traffic jam of the main door. As I struggled past all of my peers to try and get to my Link Crew advisory on time, a massive linebacker of a guy plowed right into me.

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Literary Club enables young writers

Literary Club enables young writers

[ 0 ] January 22, 2014 |

After school on a typical Wednesday, as most Huntley students are rushing home to escape from hours of writing and reading assignments, room 215 is alive with activity and chatter. In Karen Bula’s English classroom, the lights are dim and the atmosphere is mellow as Huntley’s Literary Club begins their meeting.

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The Voice: Volume 17, Issue 3

The Voice: Volume 17, Issue 3

[ 0 ] December 20, 2013 |

Check out the complete December 2013 issue of The Voice.

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Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

[ 0 ] December 18, 2013 |

She hates Starbucks.

Headphones in, she collapses into an oversized brown leather chair. Her music is playing just loud enough for those nearby to get a listen. It is something upbeat.

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Huntley girls bowling falls to Jacobs

Huntley girls bowling falls to Jacobs

[ 0 ] December 14, 2013 |

On Thursday, Dec. 12, the Huntley girls bowling team lost to Jacobs, 2697-2273. Huntley started off slow in the first round scoring 649 points. The team then picked up the pace, scoring 798 points in the second round while getting 818 points in the third.

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One in a million

One in a million

[ 0 ] December 12, 2013 |

On Jan. 6, 1998, a little miracle was born in Seoul, the capital of South Korea. His mother was only 21 years old at the time, and his father was nowhere to be found.

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Huntley choir sings in the season

Huntley choir sings in the season

[ 0 ] December 5, 2013 |

When Huntley High School’s choir took to the stage tonight for the finale of their quarterly concert, something was different. Instead of wearing their traditional red shirts and black pants, the concert choir was decked out in the boisterous colors of “ugly holiday sweaters,” adding a whimsical touch to the concert that choir director Nancy Cross has described as “winter with a little holiday thrown in here and there.”

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Hunley tops Hononegah, wins tournament

Hunley tops Hononegah, wins tournament

[ 0 ] December 4, 2013 |

After starting off the season undefeated, Huntley had a Thanksgiving Tournament at the high school over break. The championship game was the night before the holiday and Huntley had high hopes of keeping their record perfect.

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Huntley defeats Belvidere North in the Coaches vs. Cancer tournament

Huntley defeats Belvidere North in the Coaches vs. Cancer tournament

[ 0 ] December 1, 2013 |

With the new season just beginning, Huntley kicked off the year with high hopes because they had many returning varsity players. On Nov. 30 the varsity boys basketball played in the Coaches vs. Cancer tournament on a Saturday afternoon at Crystal Lake Central.

The boys basketball team took on Belvidere North. After winning against Belvidere North 65-46 last year, Huntley had the opportunity to show how much they had improved since then. Huntley won the game with a score of 84-65.

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The Voice: Volume 17, Issue 2

The Voice: Volume 17, Issue 2

[ 0 ] November 26, 2013 |

Check out the November 2013 issue of The Voice.

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GALLERY: Huntley High School presents Cinderella

GALLERY: Huntley High School presents Cinderella

[ 0 ] November 20, 2013 |

Last weekend, Huntley students performed Cinderella in the Performing Arts Center.

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“Us Against Them” is a little too good

“Us Against Them” is a little too good

[ 0 ] November 11, 2013 |

Jake Miller’s first studio album starts off his career on an average note, leaving listeners feeling that the rapper could have done better.

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Making the most of life

Making the most of life

[ 0 ] November 7, 2013 |

English teacher Kay Meyer isn’t content with being a spectator. That’s why she responded so fervently when her nephew asked her about her recent activity, deciding to plan an adventure for every month.

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Shooting Stars slam dunk against the Harlem Wizards

Shooting Stars slam dunk against the Harlem Wizards

[ 0 ] November 2, 2013 |

As the gym fills with noise, an almost eerie vibe settles into the air. Fog covers one of the entrances, blocking all sight from the eyes of eager viewers. Swiv’s voice booms over the speaker, drowning out the noise of the crowd.

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