Luke’s wish comes true

   From Feb. 1-8, HR participated in Wish Week, a week long fundraiser to raise money for a child suffering from leukemia.  Over $27,000 was made through several events and activities planned out by Student Senate.   According to the National Cancer Institute, 9% of people under the age of 20 are diagnosed with leukemia.…

HR staff nominated for Apple Awards

  The Apple Awards are awards that are meant to recognize staff who have gone above and beyond to contribute immensely to their schools, and Douglas County Schools in general. This year, Jeanette DiGennaro and Marie McClanahan were the two staff members who were nominated to represent HR at the awards.   Each year, The…

Wish week preview

  Starting on Feb 1 and lasting until Feb 8, Wish Week will be happening at HR. The HR community will be coming together to help the Wish kid this year, Luke. Money will be raised to help Luke fulfill his wish, and it will be raised through different events like Miracle Minutes and restaurant…

Snowed In aids community

  With the semester coming to an end, the Positive Psychology class is trying to bring some fun to such a stressful time. Snowed In is a week of fun dress up days and a time to gather money for those in need.   Brad Odice, English teacher, said, “Snowed In is a chance for…

FCCLA emphasizes “community” each Thanksgiving

  According to the Census Bureau, over 45 million people in the United States live in poverty. Some only have enough money to keep a roof over their heads, let alone any left over to buy any food. For some, a Thanksgiving meal means a table with a few of the cheapest items, if there’s…

Super Falcons

  There is a brand new club at HR, but it’s not for students. The Super Falcons is a club made up of over fifty teachers that go to school events to support students.   This club was created by Palmer Hoegh, math teacher, to support students and to build a bond between the teachers. Hoegh…