Class of 2021 keeps sights set on finishing year strong

Geraldyne Guzman has found art to be a helpful outlet for her this year, spending her extra time at home creating this collage on her bedroom wall.
January 14, 2021

Watching the seniors graduate and finish off their final semester virtually last year, I think we all sympathized with their situation. Now, as a senior myself, I'm realizing even more just how hard...

Fearless Abby Frank is a role model for her peers

Boulder Canyon, Colorado Springs is Abby Frank’s favorite rock climbing destination.
Frank tackles rock climbing like she tackles all aspects of her life, with enthusiasm and a positive attitude.
December 22, 2020

Senior Abby Frank has a number of talents, but it is her competitive rock climbing passion that truly sets her apart. Frank competes at the Vertical Endeavors Gym in Glendale Heights and is the captain...

Staying motivated during remote learning is a work in progress

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October 13, 2020

Remote learning has become the first resort for many schools to continue teaching over the past few months due to COVID-19, and the struggles have just started to become real. Hawks are scrambling to...

Once Upon a Pandemic

Once Upon a Pandemic
HEHS found a new way to celebrate homecoming and involve students as much as possible
October 13, 2020

Although remote learning has brought great difficulty this year, Hoffman Estates High School found a way to celebrate homecoming despite unusual circumstances. This year, HEHS worked alongside Schaumburg...

Applying to college in the midst of a pandemic

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September 24, 2020

When it comes to applying to college, the process is stressful no matter what’s going on in the world, but during a global pandemic, it makes sense that students are concerned about what their next steps...

Brooklyn Fuscone breaks personal record, pool record

Fuscone demonstrates perfect form in a competition last year.
September 22, 2020

Brooklyn Fuscone, senior on the HEHS Girls’ Varsity Swimming and Diving team, proved to everyone this past Wednesday that the pandemic is not slowing down her season as she broke not only her personal...

HEHS students offer thanks to frontline workers

June 12, 2020

While people were stuck at home under Coronavirus restrictions, many Hoffman Estates High School students have been wondering how to help out the community and support healthcare workers on the frontlines...

Senior parade celebrates students, offers opportunity for farewells

Science Teacher Barry Jeong shares an important reminder with HEHS seniors.
May 18, 2020

Hoffman Estates High School held its first ever Senior Parade on May 13. For two hours, teachers lined up around the school, waving, smiling, and cheering with signs in their hands and balloons on their...

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

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

TikTok battle becomes way to pass time, make memories

May 7, 2020

In the midst of quarantine and this global pandemic, people have found it increasingly challenging to stay occupied yet safe. However, some HEHS students have taken advantage of their newfound free time...

Commentary: An open letter to all Hawks

April 16, 2020

Freshmen,     You entered high school thinking you were going to experience all of your firsts. From the first day of your high school career, your eyes glimmered with innocence as you planned on...

Class of 2020 video offers hope, unity

April 16, 2020

It all starts with one idea and, in this case, one video highlighting many voices, all in this together. This is the Class of 2020, a class act. During these times of isolation and hardships, all individuals...

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