The Scratching Post

  • VHHS administration plans for addition

    VHHS administration plans for addition

    Katy Brennan, Editor-in-Chief

    October 12, 2018

    This fall, Vernon Hills High School once again welcomed the largest freshman class in school history. With enrollment at an all-time high of approximately 393 Freshmen, Vernon Hills High School admini...

    D128 administration commissioned a report by Demographer Dr. Kasarda predicting enrollment at VHHS. Currently, VHHS enrollment is consistent with trend three, illustrated by the red line.

    Maxwell Gordon

  • Seniors set out to create their own paths

    Seniors set out to create their own paths

    Katy Brennan, Managing Editor

    May 17, 2018

    Sam Lemme For many high schools students, their free time is spent in front of the camera, always striving for the best Instagram shot to flood their followers’ feeds. Yet, for Sam Lemme (12), th...

  • Nostalgia Fights

    Nostalgia Fights

    Owen Laser, Staff Reporter

    May 17, 2018

    While taking a ride on memory lane, you might as well drive on down to Flavor Town because you won’t be left hungry after this food fight. Lunchables present a superfluous amount of flavors with multiple combinations of meats and crackers, while Uncrustables are the answer to a child’s worst nightmare: Sandwich crusts. Unfortunately for those who enjoy the flavor of Uncrustables, they weren’t lunch-able to win because Lunchables brings more than one sandwich to the lunch table.

VHHS reinforces phone procedure
Two new reps join Board of Education

Two new reps join Board of Education

October 12, 2018

New teachers swing open those VHHS doors

New teachers swing open those VHHS doors

October 12, 2018

Q&A: Vernon Hills High School launches Academic Resource Center

September 3, 2018

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International Students at VHHS

Hala Abdelrazek, Staff Reporter
October 12, 2018

Welcoming new students from around the world VHHS is known for its diverse student body and staff. The high school houses students from multiple countries, ethnicities and cultures. In addition to French,...

Ms. Childers spreads positivity at VHHS

Rachel Chung, Features Editor
October 12, 2018

The period bell rings its shrill tune. Students hastily gather their belongings and rush out of the classroom. As they pool out into the hallway, they toss back a warm “Bye, Ms. Childers!” As she...

VHHS administration approves new logo

Isay Nochebuena, Staff Reporter
October 12, 2018

In the spring of 2018, VHHS changed its logo to a simpler design that serves to unite different programs at Vernon Hills High School. The new logo was created by a team of administrators spearheaded by...

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