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Cancer Society impacts cancer awareness one step at a time

Cancer Society impacts cancer awareness one step at a time

By Katelynn Ngo

January 7, 2019


Filed under Katelynn Ngo, News

H HS Cancer Society has been tirelessly preparing and planning for their annual 5K walk/run already, their biggest event of the year. They’ll be setting up a course in the stadium on the morning of Saturday, March 31st, and all people are welcome to come and join them to help raise money for cancer pati...

FPA labs and dissections, other events

FPA labs and dissections, other events

By Katelynn Ngo

January 7, 2019


Filed under Katelynn Ngo, News

T he last time Future Physicians of America had a dissection during lunch was  in October, when they dissected a pig heart. In terms of what’s next, FPA is trying to put something together for December, although the specifics are to be announced. “We’re not completely sure [when the next diss...

New teachers express their passions (Part 2)

New teachers express their passions (Part 2)

By Katelynn Ngo

December 14, 2018


Filed under Katelynn Ngo, Lifestyles

S ome of the new teachers even specialize in more than one subject. Mythology and Folklore is a class taught by both Megan Bridge and Mallory Lantz, who also double as English teachers. Teaching Mythology and Folklore and being English teachers are not the only thing that Bridge and Lantz have i...

New teachers express their passions (Part 1)

By Katelynn Ngo

November 8, 2018


Filed under Katelynn Ngo, Lifestyles

A  flood of new teachers have joined the faculty this school year, some of whom have always had a passion for teaching, while others have previously dreamed of being a rockstar. New teachers Jason Barbeau and Justina Arvanitakis teach math together in L114. Their subjects range from Algebra 1,...

FBLA competitions starting soon, upcoming tryouts

By Katelynn Ngo

November 7, 2018


Filed under Katelynn Ngo, News

H HS Future Business Leaders of America, or FBLA, will be hosting tryouts for competitions starting on Oct. 22 for written and technology competitions, and on Nov. 5 for speaking competitions. There are three different types of competitions, — written, speaking, and technology — each one han...

A very Homestead Halloween

By Katelynn Ngo and Shruti Magesh

October 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Katelynn Ngo, Shruti Magesh

Typically, people go trick-or-treating for Halloween. Children and adults alike dress up, candy is distributed and people seek the thrills they’ve been waiting for all season long. However, the best of Halloween activities lies in more unconventional ways. Some people choose to celebrate Halloween wi...

FBLA takes first place at NLC

 FBLA takes first place at NLC

By Shruti Magesh and Katelynn Ngo

September 1, 2018


Filed under Katelynn Ngo, News, Shruti Magesh

HHS Future Business Leaders of America, or FBLA, received top national ranking at the 2018 National Leadership Conference, or NLC.   Comprehensively, HHS FBLA earned 144 points, with North View High School trailing behind 123 points, according to a press release issued by the club.  ...