Category: HHS

Vanguard Vision Parent Information Night December 17

Parents/guardians of current 8th graders are invited to attend with their student an informational presentation about Vanguard Vision, Huntley High School’s Competency-based Education Program, on December 17, 6:30 p.m. at HHS. Find full information at http://www.district158.org/event/vanguard-vision-8th-grade-parent-information-night/. read more

“Write for Rights” Project Opens Students’ Perspectives on Global Issues

Students in Anne Sharkey’s Global Citizenship class recently participated in a “Write for Rights”  project in partnership with Amnesty International. The project, which is the organization’s largest annual human rights campaign, encourages people throughout the world to write letters to convince government officials … “Something bigger than I am” »

HHS Job Skills Class Ignites Successful Candle Business

Students in Deb Udelhofen’s Job Skills class at Huntley High School were featured in the Daily Herald and the Northwest Herald, showcasing the candles they have been successfully making and selling since last year under the brand “EdSpecial Scents.” The business, which was seeded … Selling at craft fair »

Huntley 158 Today: “The Voice” Earns National Honors, Life Experiences

Today we speak with students from Huntley High School’s nationally recognized student newsmagazine, The Voice. Staffers recently traveled to New York City to accept a Silver Crown Award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. Individual staffers also have received a … Life-changing experiences »

Huntley 158 Today: HHS Vanguard Vision Competency-Based Learning Pilot

On this episode of Huntley 158 Today, we discuss Huntley High School’s Competency-Based Learning Pilot Program, which was featured earlier this week in the Chicago Tribune. The school’s Vanguard Vision pilot program is among 10 such programs being developed under the State of … Watch the video »