published by Ray Hemman on Fri, 09/30/2016 - 11:13
Thanks to new virtual reality machines, students at Hutchinson Magnet School at Allen will be able to examine worlds normally out of their reach.
HMS at Allen has received eight zSpace virtual reality machines, thanks to a $38,000 grant from Alcoa. When coupled with software, the machines allow students at the STEM (science-technology-engineering-mathematics) school to have a wide range of experiences from their classrooms.
published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 09/29/2016 - 10:26
While Hutchinson High School senior Julia Hardenburger didn’t advance to the second round of the first-ever Live Art competition for students in Wichita on Friday (Sept. 23, 2016), what happened next is something she’ll forever remember.
published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 09/29/2016 - 08:50
The annual College Planning Conference at Hutchinson High School will be from 9:20 to 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 3, in the Salthawk Activity Center.
Representatives from 55 community colleges, private colleges, regents universities, and the military will be available to answer questions and provide information to students. Juniors will attend from 9:20 to 10:00 a.m. will seniors will attend from 10 to 11 a.m.
published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 09/29/2016 - 08:46
The Hutchinson High School volleyball team will host its annual Pink Out Night to support the Cancer Council of Reno County and breast cancer awareness. The event will be during the Oct. 18 matches against Salina South. First matches begin at 5 p.m. in the Salthawk Activity Center.
The team is selling Pink Out Night t-shirts for the event, costing $12 each with a $2 additional charge for XXL and XXXL. T-shirts should be ordered from the HHS office by Wednesday, Oct. 5.
Proceeds from the t-shirt sales go to support the Cancer Council.
published by Ray Hemman on Wed, 09/14/2016 - 14:47
The 2016 fall homecoming at Hutchinson High School continues.
Royalty for the fall 2016 event include king candidates Braden Archer, Ryen Cox, Kolby Holmberg, Jacob Lemonds, Dominic McKinsey and Seth Ramirez. Queen candidates are Brooke Ackley, Anna Deal, Selena Galindo, Sarah Ivey, Alix Miller and Taylor Perry.
During second hour on Friday, finalists for king and queen will be introduced at HHS. The annual homecoming parade begins at 3:30 p.m. Friday at B and Main in Hutchinson and moves north on Main to 7th.
published by Ray Hemman on Wed, 09/07/2016 - 10:51
The 18th class of the Wall of Honor at Hutchinson High School features a trio of HHS alumni.
The 2016-17 honorees are Dr. Tom Cairns, class of 1949; Elsie Gomez Wickliffe, class of 1959; and John L. Corey, class of 1963.
Sponsored by the HHS Alumni Association, in cooperation with HHS Student Council, the group will be honored during a banquet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, in the HHS Career and Technical Education Academy, 800 15th Circle.
published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 09/01/2016 - 12:00
For the second consecutive year, the Faris Elementary School PTO will host local law enforcement officers for breakfast each month.
Officers are invited to breakfast the second Thursday of each month. Officers have a chance to eat with Faris students prior to the start of school, beginning at about 7:30 a.m. The first breakfast will be on Thursday, Sept. 8, at the school, 301 East 10th.