Tag: H-F High School

The Inspirational Voices choir performs gospel music to a live backing band. (Andrew Burke-Stevenson/H-F Chronicle)

H-F High School’s 7th annual Pursuing the Dream conference features music, poetry and essays

Homewood-Flossmoor High School students performed music and read their poetry and essays at the seventh annual Pursuing the Dream conference in H-F High School’s Mall Auditorium on the evening of Wednesday, Jan. 11. The Martin Luther King Day event also featured a panel of local authors, a speech about Black[Read More…]

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Two H-F seniors honored by National Merit Program

Fatima Hernandez Homewood-Flossmoor High School seniors Fatima Hernandez and Faye Wettstein have been named Commended Students in the 2023 National Merit Scholarship Program. They are among the estimated 34,000 students across the nation who are being recognized with this honor for their exceptional academic promise.  Both students are part of[Read More…]

H-F board approves contracts, gives bonuses

The District 233 school board approved contracts at its June 21 meeting for bus service, food service and building maintenance at Homewood-Flossmoor High School, and awarded bonus payments to H-F’s top administrators. The board agreed to extend its 2022-23 contracts with 12% increases for Kickert Bus Company and a special[Read More…]

Allie Mangel earns Fulbright ETA for work in Germany

Allie Mangel, a 2018 graduate of Homewood-Flossmoor High School, has been selected for the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) program in Germany. Allie Mangel Mangel will work with a German teacher of English for a school year starting in September. The Fulbright program is intended to help improve the teaching[Read More…]

District 233 board considers new restaurant management course

The culinary program at Homewood-Flossmoor High School is so popular that some students have been turned away. Now the District 233 school board is considering adding a restaurant management course to the curriculum. The culinary program has three classes. This year, there are 227 students in the 10 sections of[Read More…]

H-F board hires new director of operations and maintenance

The District 233 School Board hired James Patterson to take over as director of operations and maintenance when Tom Wagner, the current director, retires in December after more than 40 years with the district. The board accepted the recommendation of school administrators at the board’s Oct. 19 meeting. Patterson will[Read More…]

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