Homewood-Flossmoor High School

Drum majors ready to lead H-F’s marching band

When the 200-member Homewood-Flossmoor High School marching band takes the field this school year, they will be led by three drum majors.

H-F grad on her way to fitness superstardom

Betina Gozo was a dedicated band member and an all-around music enthusiast. Now she's a gym guru and fitness superstar. She says she's lived the best of two very different worlds.

H-F Summer Theatre performs “Madagascar Jr.” Thursday and Friday

  Cast members of "Madagascar Jr." get ready for
  three performances of the musical by the H-F
  Summer Theatre on Thursday and Friday,
  July 20 and 21.
(Provided photo)

Schools will open on time despite state's education funding battle

Education officials in Homewood and Flossmoor pledged that schools will open on time, despite the state of Illinois’ school funding issues.

Legislators approved Senate Bill 1 (SB1) that would rewrite the funding formula for general state aid. Gov. Bruce Rauner threatens to veto the bill. Without approved legislation there is no mechanism in place to provide school districts with state dollars. 

H-F athletics golf classic set for July 21

Homewood-Flossmoor High School's Athletic Department is hosting the third annual Red & White Golf Classic on Friday, July 21, at Odyssey Country Club in Tinley Park. 
 
Vikings are expected from across the country for this special event that features a 1 p.m. shotgun start, followed by a dinner banquet.
 

H-F High Foundation awards 2017 scholarships

The Homewood-Flossmoor High School Foundation has announced the 2017 scholarship winners.

The foundation manages these scholarship accounts and makes the awards to seniors at the end of the school year. This year, 19 students received awards.

Elizabeth F. Barry Memorial Scholarship: Sydney DuBose, $2,500

Elyse Bell Girls Golf Scholarship: Amber Haywood, $1,000

Former H-F tennis players reunite at Old Timers Classic this weekend

Camaraderie and a can of tennis balls turned out to be the perfect recipe for a day of fun among former members of the Homewood-Flossmoor High School tennis team. 

Community comes out to support H-F superintendent

Homewood-Flossmoor High School District 233 will have Superintendent Von Mansfield at the helm for at least three more years after the school board voted 4-2 to extend his contract Tuesday.

H-F High quizbowl team in national championship for second time

For the second year in a row, a Homewood-Flossmoor High School team has been selected to compete at the National Scholastic Championship quizbowl competition this weekend, June 10 and 11.

Annual H-F senior sports banquet caps a stellar athletic year

Dozens of awards were handed out to graduating athletes at the 39th Annual Homewood-Flossmoor Senior Athletic Banquet but it was a mass celebration June 1 at Idlewild Country Club in Flossmoor.

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