The McHenry Messenger

Senior Leaders start AIM dodgeball tournament for freshmen

Senior Leaders start AIM dodgeball tournament for freshmen

Josie Cable, Contributing Writer

November 20, 2019

During AIM, the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) is hosting a dodgeball tournament. The tournament is open to all eligible freshmen and started on November 8, continuing every Friday throughout the semester. This tournament was created to bring the freshman AIM’s together and to get the students involve...

The long road leads to McHenry

The long road leads to McHenry

Olivia Greenwald, Contributing Writer

November 18, 2019

As he looks around his classroom and at his students, Mr. Kristian Hokinson thinks about his journey that got him to where he is today. Hokinson has always loved math, and he has always been really good at math. That is one of his biggest reasons for becoming a teacher here at McHenry Community High ...

Building a more cohesive classroom

Building a more cohesive classroom

Lauren Curtin, Contributing Writer

November 15, 2019

Just being in the presence of a class taught by Oros shows how involved her students are compared to some other classes. Sure, there are off days, but even students who don’t aspire to be scientists or aren’t excelling in biology participate within her classes. 

Newest Warrior seeks to bring change

Newest Warrior seeks to bring change

Philomena Cyboran, Contributing Writer

October 18, 2019

Eight weeks ago, the sound of chattering in the halls and the creaking of lockers at McHenry Community High School came back as the school transitioned into the new year. Mr. Stroh, the new dean, found himself also transitioning into MCHS with a new job in a different school. His plan: to impact the...