Marengo Community High School District 154

110 Franks Road Marengo, IL 60152

Phone 815-568-6511   Fax 815-568-6510

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April 2008

Scholarship Winners

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Marengo Area Woman's Club Art Camp Winners

Brianna Viktora and Jessica Hill won the Marengo Area Woman's Club Scholarship to attend the Art Camp at Northern Illinois University this summer. Congratulations! »

2008 Art Show Winners

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Art Show Winners

The 2008 Art Show winners are: Jenna Kunz, Stephanie Ortaga, Amy Sticha, Rachel Dooley, Jamie Cabanas, Jasmine Resendez, Ruben Alvarado, Jessie Harreld, Jake LaMontagne, Josh Peterson, Liz Coffey, Anna Tennant and Ryan Langan. Brianna Viktora and Nicole Johnson were unavailable for the photo. »

Drivers Ed Meeting

There will be an informational meeting for all Freshmen who signed up for Summer Driver Education on Tuesday, April 22nd during 2nd hour activity period. We will discuss schedules and distribute information for schedules. »

Saving Money

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Shown here are Angelika Giera, Alex Berumen, and Vanessa Schneider from the Advanced Clothing & Textiles Class, hard at work making their prom dresses. These girls are doing their part to control the high cost of prom by making lovely gowns from designer patterns. These dresses off the rack would be hundreds of dollars yet the materials cost them under $50.00. Way to go, girls! »

2008 HOSA Leadership Conference

On Wednesday April 2nd, Mrs. Shanks, the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) adviser of Marengo High School, took seven HOSA members to Decatur, Illinois to attend the annual state HOSA leadership conference. For all seven of the students, it was their first time competing in a HOSA conference. »

Auto and Small Gas Engine News

The auto class has been very busy working on this year's demo car which is a 95' Ford Crown Victoria. It has a very strong body and frame and will be fitted with a Chevy 350 motor, turbo 350 trans and specially modified and reinforced rear-end! It will be a very non-fuel efficient hybrid that has been "built Ford tough... with Chevy stuff!" »

Senior Honors Night

Our seniors will be recognized at Senior Honors Night May 15 at 7 p.m. in the MCHS auditorium. All local scholarships will be presented at this time. State awards from last year's Prairie State Achievement Examination will be among other recognitions presented to our seniors. The public is invited to this event. »

Museum Trip 2008

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Josh admiring "Cloud Gate".

The MCHS art students traveled to Chicago to see the collection at the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Millenium Park's sculpture "Cloud Gate", otherwise known as the Bean. »

Art Display

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The MCHS Art department will be displaying student's Artwork throughout the Marengo community. Artwork created by high school students will be displayed from Monday April 7th through Saturday April 19th 2008. The following area businesses have graciously agreed to participate in this display; Harris Bank, Chase Bank, Flatlanders CafĂ©, Prairie State Bank, Marengo Printery, Castle Bank, Brandt's Pharmacy and Levin's Dry Goods. The show will culminate in an Art and Band Show at Marengo Community High School on April 21st 7:00 p.m. with three purchase awards, and awards for each class. The artists hope that you enjoy the show. »

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