The Voice

Huntley’s Orchesis team does an outstanding performance

Huntley’s Orchesis team does an outstanding performance

Annaliese Harper

February 4, 2020

A group of dancers assemble in the school cafeteria. The PAC is taken by various events and the gyms are taken by the competitive teams. They stand in front of the mirrors, beginning to learn the routine.  Leap, Chaîné up, Chaîné down, twirl, capezio. The white fluorescent bulbs of the gym ...

Huntley High hosts its annual performance of the One Act Play Festival

Huntley High hosts its annual performance of the One Act Play Festival

Jimmie Soriano

February 3, 2020

Act I Lights… Camera… Action! AUDIENCE: Applause Act I Play II? More lights… More cameras… All right, action! AUDIENCE: Applause Act I Play III? Lights… Camera.. Wait a second… Last Friday, Huntley High School hosted the opening night for its performance of the ...

Taylor Swift: “Miss Americana” documentary overview

Taylor Swift: “Miss Americana” documentary overview

Rayne Zilch

February 2, 2020

Taylor Swift is an American singer-songwriter who started her music career at the age of 14. This documentary shows the progressive fame of this artist who had a dream to be known as the “good girl.”  Lana Wilson was chosen to film this documentary for Taylor because she is one of the best fil...

Teacher Talk featuring Kayleigh Patinella

Teacher Talk featuring Kayleigh Patinella

Kayla Sweeney

January 27, 2020

In this teacher talk we are going to be talking to Kayleigh Patinella. Patinella is an English teacher here at Huntley High School. She teaches English 2 and English 3 blended. This is her second year teaching here at hhs.  Patinella was born in Naperville Illinois and went to Prairie Ridge High School....

A change of tradition: Huntley’s single-colored graduation gowns cause controversy

A change of tradition: Huntley’s single-colored graduation gowns cause controversy

Erin Richardson

January 27, 2020

When looking back on the first day of high school, it was a day to start new beginnings and begin creating who you are. Then four years fly by, and you’re standing on the stage, eagerly waiting to hear your name called through the speakers that are louder than a siren; you’re waiting for that verif...

New Years Resolutions: Why can’t people stick with them?

New Years Resolutions: Why can’t people stick with them?

Lindsey Leigh

January 27, 2020

As the year comes to a close, people get ready for a new year. So much is possible; both good and bad. Many hope for a better year and a clean slate. Often, a person will choose something they would like to improve upon in. This becomes their New Years resolution.  How long will they stick with it? Typically,...

Incubator class companies receive financial funding

Incubator class companies receive financial funding

Alex O'Connell

January 27, 2020

Huntley High School’s company and investment class, Incubator, kicked off last semester and was met with great praise. The class mimics the hit NBC show, “Shark Tank," in the sense that it challenges students to start a company - yes, a real company - and seek funding from investors to help their ...

Drip or Drown with Ryan Sroka: Episode II

Drip or Drown with Ryan Sroka: Episode II

Ryan Sroka

January 22, 2020

https://youtu.be/MEaRrcdzC_8

The Life of a New Father: John Nichols

The Life of a New Father: John Nichols

Ruhi Gulati

January 16, 2020

As the school bell’s sharp ring breaks John Nichols’s train of thought, whispers of conversation start to die down and student’s heads snap towards the front of the physics classroom. Slowly, Nichols rises up from his comfy chair and begins to welcome back his class from winter break. As time pass...

What up Dudes: Episode 2

What up Dudes: Episode 2

Brooke Hamann

January 7, 2020

https://youtu.be/RhVO-giq4vg

Huntley vs. Jacobs: The game to end the decade

Huntley vs. Jacobs: The game to end the decade

Jaryd Dixon

January 7, 2020

I walk into the gymnasium where I see both teams warming up with an immense amount of energy, both teams are fired up and ready for the big game. There is quite the crowd sitting eagerly ready to watch the game, from little brothers and sisters to grandparents cheering on their grandchildren. Both st...

Book to big screen: “The Book Thief”

Book to big screen: “The Book Thief”

Skylar Sharkey

December 16, 2019

You’ve spent weeks anticipating your favorite book’s movie adaptation. You’ve obsessed over the cast, meticulously examined the soundtrack, and poured over the fan theories. You’ve cleared your schedule to ensure you’re available to see your favorite characters come to life on the big screen....

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