Business Incubator offers students an opportunity to gain real-world business skills

Business Incubator offers students an opportunity to gain real-world business skills

Ryan Mendoza, Staff Writer

February 18, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Ever watched the show Shark Tank? In the show bright, creative entrepreneurs pitch new business ideas to some of America's top investors in an attempt to make millions. Business Incubator is a class at HEHS that works similarly, with all the planning and learning happening off-camera, of course. This...

Student’s career path discovered in class

Student’s career path discovered in class

Nayrin Banuelos, Staff Writer

December 18, 2015


Filed under People of HEHS, Showcase, Student Life

During this holiday season of giving thanks, Hoffman Estates High School students used the hashtag #hehsthankful to share stories that reflect how they are thankful. Alex Ramos, a senior, will be graduating in the spring but already has exciting plans ahead of him. He tweeted, "@HEHSNews I'm #HEHSThankful...

Collaboration and practice make this year’s Fall Orchestra Concert a success

Kaylee Pryble, Staff Writer

November 12, 2015


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Changes in this year’s Fall Orchestra Concert brought on a different atmosphere to what has been viewed in the past. “Overall, the Fall Concert was definitely stronger than it has been in the past,” says Orchestra Director Tobin Langridge. “The was stronger relationship building and preparation...

HEHS staff and students bring the Halloween event to life

Cody Mui, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015


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Last Thursday October 29, Hoffman High School once again hosted its annual Community Halloween Event. Children from around the community were invited to participate in the event dressed up in their costumes. Participating clubs and activities received part of the first floor to decorate and...

Learn more about HEHS’ Homecoming King and Queen

Alyse Leonard, Staff Writer

October 9, 2015


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  Seniors Shiv Patel and Marielle Lugo were recently crowned HEHS' Homecoming King and Queen. "I'm absolutely honored," said Lugo ('16). "It's kind of weird. Plus, people I've never spoken to before will come up and ask me 'Aren't you Homecoming Queen?' and I'm like 'Oh yeah. That's me...

Orchestra Big Brother, Big Sister

Orchestra Big Brother, Big Sister

Cody Mui, Staff Writer

October 9, 2015


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This year, the Hoffman Estates High School “Hawkestra” program is refining its annual concert with the Eisenhower Junior High orchestra kids. Eisenhower orchestra students took a field trip to Hoffman on Monday for a music workshop with the Hoffman Estates Symphony Orchestra. The seventh and eighth...

King Candidate: Shiv Patel

King Candidate: Shiv Patel

October 6, 2015


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Q: What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming queen? A: I believe that I am a very open person and I talk to a wide variety of people. I am involved in sports, clubs and I have taken some rigorous classes at Hoffman so I have gotten to meet some incredible people. Being homecoming...

Queen Candidate: Kelsey Wehunt

Queen Candidate: Kelsey Wehunt

Masooma Waseem, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


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Q: What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming queen? A: I feel like I am very honest and very nice to people. I am very open and optimistic. Q: What has been your biggest accomplishment during high school? A: Getting through junior year. Doing well in AP classes and getting...

King Candidate: Renzell Roque

King Candidate: Renzell Roque

Tara Ramanathan, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


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Q: What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming king? A: I love to dance, and I’d be fun to dance with at Homecoming. I’m also a good listener, and I like to have fun. I give great hugs, and I’m a caring person. Q: What has been your biggest accomplishment during high school? A:...

King Candidate: Ryan Howson

King Candidate: Ryan Howson

Mihir Patel, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


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Q: What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming king? A: I’m the type of person that gets any task that is given to me done. I also put everyone else before me, whether it be on the football field supporting my fellow teammates or me helping my fellow classmates with understanding...

King Candidate: Connor Patterson

King Candidate: Connor Patterson

Jaynika Patel, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


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Q: What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming king? A: I'm super friendly with everyone, try to communicate with everyone and put myself out there no matter what grade you are in. I try to be friends with everyone. Q: What has been your biggest accomplishment in high school? A:...

Queen Candidate: Marielle Lugo

Queen Candidate: Marielle Lugo

Cody Mui, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


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Q: What qualities do you have that would make you a great homecoming queen? A: I think my strong point is that I'm a very unique individual! Over the years, I've been in a variety of clubs, played and managed sports, and taken advantage of educational opportunities like AP classes and the dual credit...

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