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Kyla Henige

Kyla Henige, Managing Editor

Kyla Henige is a junior at McHenry High School's West Campus, and is a third-year news kid. Kyla is passionate about writing and studying political sciences along with law and history. She is an active member of the school community, is ready for reporting anything at anytime!


2021 IHSA Sectionals (6th in sports writing)

“Your offensive language may hurt someone else” (IJEA)

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Though the vaccine hasn't received official approval for people under the age of 18, several teenagers, including MCHS students, have received vaccines as essential workers or because they are at-risk.

Next in line

April 23, 2021
Though he has played a variety of roles throughout his tenure at MCHS, college prep instructor Kris Hokinson has made a powerful impact on his students.

Hele mai ho’ohiwahiwa

February 9, 2021

[Photo] Comfort food

December 2, 2020
Seniors Erin Caner and Noelle Peters walk out of West Campus’s south foyer together. Seniors will be able to leave campus to eat lunch starting second semester.

Changing with the times

December 16, 2019
MCHS students take two standardized tests during their junior year—the Preliminary SAT in the fall and the official SAT in the spring.

Juniors tackle PSAT

October 23, 2019
Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction Carl Vallianatos addresses stakeholders during a groundbreaking ceremony on September 19 outside of West Campus.

Breaking new ground

October 7, 2019
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