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Class of 2017 turns the page on high school, prepares for next chapter

Class of 2017 turns the page on high school, prepares for next chapter

June 4, 2017
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Today, June 4, the commencement ceremony for the class of 2017 was held in the gym.  Here are photos from the event.  

Assembly gives seniors the stage

Assembly gives seniors the stage

June 2, 2017
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  An assembly was held after first period on Friday June 2 to honor the senior class.  Honors, awards, and scholarships were presented to students in the class of 2017.  Here are photos from the assembly.

Senior writes her way to success amongst state journalists

Senior writes her way to success amongst state journalists

Caroline Stiefbold
May 30, 2017
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Similar to how athletes often receive accolades for their performances, the "most valuable players" of other activities, like journalism are also recognized. Senior Danielle Eriksson was named to the IJEA All-State Journalism Team. "It feels great knowing that all the work I put forth towards journalism...

Dancers showcase talent

Dancers showcase talent

Kayleigh Padar
May 19, 2017
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  The Dynamite Dancers, Dance 1-3 classes, and Orchesis performed in The 2017 Dance Showcase.

Softball falls to Barrington in conference title game

Softball falls to Barrington in conference title game

Caroline Stiefbold
May 19, 2017
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After winning the East Divison, softball faced off against Barrington for the MSL Conference crown.  The Fillies defeated the Huskies 12-1.  Here are photos from the May 18 matchup.   ...

Barrington win ends championship chances for boys volleyball

Barrington win ends championship chances for boys volleyball

Joshua Irvine
May 18, 2017
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A harsh defeat at the hands of Barrington last night has ripped the MSL Championship from the reach of the boys volleyball team. Despite a tight scoreboard in the opening of the first game, Barrington claimed the championship title over the Huskies in two games with scores of 25-19 and 25-18. "It...

Baseball comes up short against Palatine

Baseball comes up short against Palatine

May 16, 2017
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Baseball faced off against Palatine on May 15.  The Huskies fell 4-9 against the Pirates in a game honoring coach Bob Huber's final season.

Feature Friday: Mama Bear’s got the goods

Feature Friday: Mama Bear’s got the goods

Joshua Irvine
May 12, 2017
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Don't let the charming name or vaguely kitschy aesthetic deceive you; Mama Bear Delivery Company means business. Mama Bear Delivery Company, a web service providing customizable care packages for delivery to college students, is the brainchild of seniors Sophia Cacioppo, Danny Gritt and Justin Zotos. The...

Delivery company deemed best project at entrepreneurship competition

Delivery company deemed best project at entrepreneurship competition

Joshua Irvine
May 11, 2017
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A team of seniors have emerged with $500 - and the path to an even greater sum - after the entrepreneur class' competition last night at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library. Mama Bear Delivery Company, created by seniors Sophia Cacioppo, Danny Gritt, Justin Zotos, and the late Nick Spaid, was selected...

Softball triumphs over Knights

Softball triumphs over Knights

May 9, 2017
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Softball was victorious in their East matchup against Prospect.  The girls defeated the Knights 11-6.  Here are photos from the win.

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