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Learning about Spanish Heritage Month with Mrs. Cimino

Learning about Spanish Heritage Month with Mrs. Cimino

Sydney Novak

October 21, 2019

Maria Cimino is one of the Spanish teachers at Huntley High School. This is her second year at Huntley after making the transition from kindergartners to high-schoolers. Cimini teaches Spanish I and Spanish III. She explains Spanish Heritage Month and what she does to help students learn more about ...

The superstars among us: Jared Bussone reveals his unique character to HHS

The superstars among us: Jared Bussone reveals his unique character to HHS

Kayla Sweeney

October 17, 2019

Being a student at Huntley High School is fun. However, because there is such a large staff and amount of students who attend the school, it is hard to get to know new teachers.  Jared Bussone has been teaching at HHS for two years and is going onto his third. He went to Peoria Woodruff High Sch...

Small social media group creates a big impact on community

Small social media group creates a big impact on community

Natalie VonderHeide

October 2, 2019

Rob and Ann Peavey, along with three helpers, help shape Huntley’s next generation through the art of a social media group chat.  “It was meant as kind of a joke at first. But it quickly morphed into something way more important, way more relevant to be honest,” owner and creator of Facebook’s H...

Makeup influencer on the rise

Makeup influencer on the rise

Meghan Bentley

October 1, 2019

A little girl sat on a white marble counter watching her mother apply makeup. She watched, mesmerized as powder was blending into her mom's face. Sydney Ceralde's brown eyes twinkled waiting for the day she would learn to brush her face that way. In those moments, she just sat and watched, not knowi...

Drumming off to greatness

Drumming off to greatness

Olivia Mack

September 25, 2019

His hair blows in the wind on a rainy day in Chicago as he takes a deep breath in preparation for his first professional drumming gig. Performing at the Huntington Bank Pavilion on Northerly Island Sept. 8, 17-year-old senior Brendan Schoneberg will forever remember this day as the day he got to pla...

From years of soccer to varsity starting football player

From years of soccer to varsity starting football player

Sarahi Barcenas

September 19, 2019

The lights are beaming down on senior starting kicker Brian Vavra, with Raider Nation chanting, extending their arms, and wiggling their fingers. It is him and the football and everything else is a blur.  It has been a difficult journey to get the position of starting varsity kicker that he has tod...

Violin propels Caden Rasmussen into his future

Violin propels Caden Rasmussen into his future

Jordyn Grist

March 20, 2019

Caden Rasmussen was just 8 years old when he picked up his first violin. According to Rasmussen, his first inspiration to start playing came from his mom, who used to pluck the violin. Lessons were a given, and have been apart of Rasmussen’s weekly schedule since the first time he picked up the...

The Art of Music: Peyton Siegler shares her story

The Art of Music: Peyton Siegler shares her story

Jordyn Grist

February 28, 2019

Cello. Piano. Guitar. Ukulele. Four different instruments combined into one, singular passion for music. Freshman Peyton Siegler discovered her love of music in fifth grade, when the sixth grade band and orchestra teachers brought over instruments for her to test out. She was immediately drawn to the...

Feeling the Music: Sophomore Mollie Paeth Expresses Her Talent

Feeling the Music: Sophomore Mollie Paeth Expresses Her Talent

Jordyn Grist

February 4, 2019

The HHS Orchestra only consists of a small group of 20 to 30 students. Among these students is sophomore Mollie Paeth, who’s played violin since five years ago, in fifth grade. She’s been taking lessons every Saturday since then to keep up with her practice; each week, she brings her violin ho...

Cave Sesh Ep. 6 featuring Olivia Fondjo

Cave Sesh Ep. 6 featuring Olivia Fondjo

Alex Landman

May 23, 2018

And we're back for the final Cave Sesh of the year!  Before we start, Emma and I want to thank all of our talented artists and musical guests throughout the year...we could not have done it without all of you. For the final episode, junior Olivia Fondjo sings "Reckless Love" by Cory Asbury.  Fon...

‘It’s our story. We want to tell it.’

‘It’s our story.  We want to tell it.’

Alex Landman

March 23, 2018

Last week, members of The Voice staff had the opportunity to attend the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) in New York.  There, staff writers and editors attended journalism sessions with schools from around the country.  They were able to learn from professors and professionals, as well...

Marta Sobey follows passions on and off the field

Marta Sobey follows passions on and off the field

Skylar Sharkey

February 12, 2018

HS teacher Marta Sobey, approaching the end of her first full year teaching mathematics, is someone who managed to incorporate both of her passions in her everyday job. "I went to Trinity International University and played for the women’s soccer team for four years," Sobey said. "It was one of...

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