The McHenry Messenger

District 156 officials decide to end school year May 14

According to an announcement made on April 21, digital learning will continue through May 14, which will be the last day of the school year followed by a four-day remediation period before second semester grades are finalized on May 20.

Chase Creech, Staff Writer

April 27, 2020

With Illinois officially closing schools for the rest of the school year, MCHS has announced its own ‘End of Digital Learning Plan,’ which includes changing the last day of school to May 14. “The shutting of in-person classroom time also risks a drop in instructional time,” explains Illinois...

Referendum to reduce student travel and facilitate repairs

Mock up of renovation plans for West Campus after community approves referendum.

Elle Smith, Editor - West Campus

February 5, 2019

On Tuesday, November 1, 2019, a referendum passed which will change McHenry Community High School forever. According to Ryan McTague, Superintendent of MCHS District 156, the changes proposed in the referendum will greatly benefit the students, staff, and McHenry community. McTague says that many ne...