Quarantine through a screen: The quickly growing gaming trends

Charlotte Castelan, Staff Writer

October 1, 2020

As the coronavirus keeps our high school community stuck inside, students have become quick to adapt to circumstances during this confusing time. Hawks are finding the best ways to study, spending time with family, and taking advantage of free moments to practice hobbies; specifically gaming. Video...

HEHS student inspired to give back

Abby Frank, Staff Writer

May 24, 2020

While coronavirus definitely took many high school students off guard, it has also created many opportunities in ways no one could have expected. Many of our own Hoffman Hawks have taken this time to embrace new hobbies, learn new skills, and commit themselves to exciting learning experiences. One jun...

Pamela Ivanova: the girl behind the camera and the senior year video

Pamela Ivanova: the girl behind the camera and the senior year video

Jodee Capati, Lead Reporter

May 14, 2020

We’ve heard rumors of a “senior year video” ever since the beginning of our senior year.  Let’s meet the girl behind the camera, the brain behind the idea: Pamela Ivanova. Pamela Ivanova is a HEHS senior who is involved in many activities such as Film Club and Operation Snowball. She also plays Lacrosse ...

Commentary: The Multicultural Show offers a 30-minute trip around the world

Jodee Capati, Lead Writer

March 5, 2020

Now that senior year is here, I often find myself reflecting. I reflect on the values HEHS instills in its students. I think about how much S.O.A.R. has taught me. A prime demonstration of what we have learned via S.O.A.R. took place recently during the Multicultural Show on February 28. The A in...

The musical, Chicago, takes center stage

Graciela Ruiz, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

This year's musical, Chicago, will entertain and inform. The musical begins this Wednesday and is not one to miss. “This show is something that no school in D211 has done before," said Andrew Luswick, a senior and a lead actor. "With mature themes like murder and adultery and the power to explo...

John Emiliano is committed to SOARing like a Hawk

Jodee Capati, Lead Writer

September 27, 2019

What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming king/queen? • I think my participation throughout the many clubs and activities at school has allowed me to really reach many different people and truly become a Hoffman Hawk and [be able to] SOAR. What has been your biggest accomplishment...

Manny Valencia ensures students feel welcomed at HEHS

Manny Valencia ensures students feel welcomed at HEHS

Jodee Capati, Lead Writer

September 27, 2019

What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming king/queen? • I get along well with everyone and don’t have any problems with anybody. I always try my best so that every student feels included and welcomed in any sport or club that I am involved in. I am a leader among my activities...

Nick Johnson believes being involved has made his time at HEHS most memorable

Nick Johnson believes being involved has made his time at HEHS most memorable

Jodee Capati, Lead Writer

September 27, 2019

What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming king/queen? - The qualities that would make me a great homecoming king are my academic qualities, my involvement in the school, and my overall character. Through activities and sports like football, track, and NHS, I’ve been able to...

Omar Arroyo has worked hard to overcome obstacles

Omar Arroyo has worked hard to overcome obstacles

Jodee Capati, Lead Writer

September 27, 2019

What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming king/queen? • The qualities that I have that would make me a great king would be that I’m a great team member, a good member of my community, and a [positive] representative of Hoffman. What has been your biggest accomplishment...

Amiyah Moore celebrates HEHS’ creativity

Amiyah Moore celebrates HEHS' creativity

Jodee Capati, Lead Writer

September 27, 2019

What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming king/queen? - I’m very accepting and compassionate which I think are two qualities that really embody the culture and the atmosphere of HEHS. What has been your biggest accomplishment during high school? - My biggest accomplishment...

The fans bring the spirit

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Kyung-Ae Prevost and Nayelli Toro

September 13, 2019

Vibrant colors filled the stands, while cheers and chants flood the ears of the supporters and opponents. The blinding lights coming from each corner illuminate the night. It was as if everyone could hear the nervous drumming of the football players' hearts. The energy of the crowd made an impact thro...

Get in the Ring

Jayley Fairgrieves, Staff Writer

May 16, 2019

It is four o’clock in the morning on a weekday. While everyone else in the house is sound asleep, you have already begun to make your oatmeal, which you are heavily sick of but it was either that or a half dozen raw eggs...yuck... It is now time for your morning exercise routine, which is rather...

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