News HeadlinesHuron High Ann Arbor, MI News

Huron High School News Submitted by Alumni

Huron High School News From Around The Web

Huron High School students first to spend prom night at Crisler Center

ANN ARBOR, MI - Huron High School students took their cues from "High School Musical" and celebrated their prom on Saturday, May 12, with the theme "The ...

These five Ann Arbor high schools are among best in Michigan, according to Niche  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Which Ann Arbor schools rank the best in the state?

Huron High School's 50th commencement recognizes 336 graduates

Huron's graduating seniors included 28 National Merit finalists and semi-finalists, seven Presidential Scholar candidates and 152 students with a GPA of 3.5 or ...

Huron High closes, cancels athletics Friday, May 4, due to power outage

Washtenaw County is under a high wind warning until 6 p.m. Friday, with wind gusts of 55 to 65 miles per hour expected in the afternoon.

Ann Arbor's new council finds common ground, divisions at first meeting

ANN ARBOR, MI - As four new Ann Arbor City Council members were ceremonially sworn into office this week, a large crowd of residents packed into city hall to ...

Ann Arbor Public Schools rank high in 2018 U.S. News and World Report  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Four Ann Arbor Public Schools made U.S. News and World Report's 2018 list of Best High Schools.

2018 Academic All-Stars: Huron High School | News  Southgate News Herald

Stephanie Yeager. Class standing: First. GPA: 4.4584. Parents: Carrie and Dave Yeager. Activities: 4 year Varsity Soccer Starter, varsity basketball, varsity cross ...

Ann Arbor Public Schools monitoring high lead levels  The Michigan Daily

Schools in the Ann Arbor Public Schools district have been found to have elevated levels of lead in their drinking water.

Inside look: Ann Arbor high school students walk out to protest gun violence  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

At exactly 10:00 am Wednesday, seas of students poured out their school doors across the country, including in Ann Arbor.

Ann Arbor Public Schools has highest number of National Merit Scholarship semifinalists in Michigan  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Ann Arbor Public Schools has the largest number of semifinalists for the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program from any Michigan school district.

Ann Arbor's Huron High School closed Dec. 4 due to power outage

ANN ARBOR, MI - Ann Arbor's Huron High School will be closed Monday, Dec. 4, due to a power outage. "While the DTE map estimates possible restoration at ...

Lead levels in water at Ann Arbor schools spark concerns

The district's last test results showed several schools had lead in the water from various faucets and drinking fountains above the U.S. Environmental Protection ...

Ann Arbor high schoolers differ on improving gun control, school safety

ANN ARBOR, MI - High school students are continuing to force a national conversation on gun control, but some Ann Arbor teenagers - like the rest of America ...

Ann Arbor-area high school football schedules for 2018 season

Below are the Ann Arbor-area high school football games for the 2018 season broken down by week.

Student riding bicycle hit by car near Huron High School

A Huron High School student riding a bicycle is recovering after they were struck by a car near the school early Thursday, Oct. 12. The student received minor ...

Prom night takes Huron High School students to Michigan Stadium

Ann Arbor's Huron High School students celebrated prom Saturday, May 20 at the Jack Roth Stadium Club at Michigan Stadium.

Huron High School awards diplomas to Class of 2017

Huron High School's Class of 2017 celebrated graduation on Wednesday, June 7 at Eastern Michigan University's Convocation Center.

Where are the best places to park for the Ann Arbor Art Fair?  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Many people will be heading to Ann Arbor this weekend for the art fair, and parking will be at a premium.

Ann Arbor high schoolers can now start school after 8:30 a.m.

In response to the community's requests for later high school start times, Ann Arbor Public Schools is rolling out a new option for students to start classes later in ...

Ann Arbor Schools eliminates 750-student cap on Schools of Choice seats

Ann Arbor Public Schools will accept a limited number of Schools of Choice students in the 2018-19 school year, but the board is not setting a specific cap like it ...

Your parking and shuttle guide for the 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Beginning Thursday, July 19 and running through Sunday, July 22, the Ann Arbor Art Fair will cover 30 city blocks downtown and with that will come one of the ...

Ann Arbor high school student uses class project to plan chess tournament

Anvit Rao is planning the chess tournament for the personal project he's required to complete as part of Huron High School's International Baccalaureate ...

UPDATE: Huron High School on lockdown while police search for intruder

Police are responding to Huron High School in Ann Arbor as of about 12:45 p.m. on Friday.

Ann Arbor school employee accused of selling Adderall to students

The woman is alleged to have sold the drug, a prescription amphetamine, on campus, police said.

Ann Arbor schools increasing response to lead in water

A filtered hydration station at Bach Elementary School, 600 W. Jefferson St. in Ann Arbor on Oct. 17, 2018. At least one of the stations, which are able to filter lead ...

Lincoln High School is Ann Arbor-area's Prom of the Week for May 12

Lincoln High School is The Ann Arbor News' Prom of the Week for the third consecutive year.

2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair: Where to park, what to see and more!  WXYZ Detroit

The 59th Annual Ann Arbor Street Art Fair begins Thursday, July 19, and we've compiled what you should know to get out there safe and have a great time!

109 Washtenaw County students named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

ANN ARBOR, MI - Of the 16,000 high school seniors in the United States who have been selected as National Merit Scholarship 2019 semifinalists, 109 of them ...

Huron High School among top 5 MI schools for National Merit Semifinalists

The nationwide pool of semifinalists - which represents less than 1 percent of U.S. high school seniors - now have the opportunity to compete for finalist status in ...

How Washtenaw County schools fared on state's new rating system

Michigan has unveiled a new School Index System, which rates schools on a scale of 0 to 100. The rating is based on student performance in six categories, ...

Did You Know: How Ann Arbor Huron High became the River Rats?

How Ann Arbor Huron High School Became The River Rats Follow R. Rat around town and learn how Ann Arbor's second high school picked its mascot.

See which Ann Arbor school has the most school of choice students

Students wait for the bell to ring on the first day of school at Carpenter Elementary School in Ann Arbor on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. (Melanie Maxwell | The ...

Ann Arbor Huron High School Top Scholars

Ann Arbor Huron High School held its 2015 graduation ceremonies June 3, 6 p.m. at the EMU Convocation Center. The class included 401 graduates.

Ann Arbor high school students design summer camp to make learning fun

Ann Arbor high school students involved in the nonprofit group INNO ran an academic summer camp at Concordia University in 2017. The camp can ...

See high schools where each Michigan college draws the most students

Of the 102,334 public school students in Michigan's Class of 2017, about 61 percent -- 62,806 -- enrolled in college with six months of leaving high school, ...

Huron cross country coach Kent Overbey looks back on 50 years of coaching

The cross country team is celebrating Kent Overbey's half-century of coaching with a fun run on Sunday, Oct. 15.

Port Huron High student threatened to shoot classmates, police say

ST. CLAIR COUNTY, MI -- Charges are being sought against a 17-year-old Smiths Creek resident after police say he allegedly threatened to shoot several ...

$30K grant to pay for new digital speed signs near Huron High School

The grant funding is coming from Safe Kids Worldwide.

Ann Arbor rapper, high school basketball star Aris Taylor dies at 29

Ask family and friends about Aris Taylor and they will tell you how he brought Ann Arbor basketball fans to their feet and could drop a rhyme at any moment.

Ann Arbor music teachers retire on high note after 72 combined years

Huron's music department chair and choral director Richard Ingram and band director Stephen Roberts retired at the end of the school year.

Where to park for 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair

The 59th annual Ann Arbor Art Fair is more than a week away with crowds of locals and visitors expected to show up.

Family, friends remember Huron student killed in parking garage fall

Ben Pierce, 15, died Tuesday, Nov. 8 when he fell from the seventh floor of the Thayer Street parking garage, 300 S. Thayer St., on the University of Michigan ...

Janet Schwamb named head principal of Huron High School for 2016-17

Janet Schwamb will continue to lead Huron High School following her role as interim principal of the school for the 2015-16 school year.

2017 Academic All-Stars: Huron High School | News  Southgate News Herald

Here are the 2017 Top 10 graduating seniors from Huron High School:

Prank by Ypsilanti students caused lockdown at Ann Arbor high school

Officials have confirmed that an incident involving a reported masked suspect at Huron High School last month was an attempted school prank by students from ...

Ann Arbor school bands to join Michigan State jazz band for free concert

The "Tonight We Swing V!" concert will start at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, at Huron High School's Meyer Auditorium.

Meet the Ann Arbor-area top scholars of 2017

AAPS Pathways to Success Academic Campus. Kammara Parker. Parent: Andrea Edwards-Ashford. Plans after graduation: Undecided. Community_Natalie ...

Ann Arbor student killed by car was Community High School junior

Ann Arbor Public Schools has named the 16-year-old student killed early Tuesday, Oct. 25 after being struck by a car near Huron High School.

Challenging questions await at the Michigan High School Ethics Bowl

Is it ethical for banks to approve credit cards for people who may have trouble paying off the debt? Should protesters be granted anonymity in media coverage?

5th football coach in 6 years, Broderick Smith ready to change culture at Ann Arbor Huron

The River Rats have one winning season since 2002.

Ann Arbor Schools to expand preschool classes, open environmental center

The 2018-19 school year will bring the launch of the state's first IB Career Programme, more preschool classes and a 40-acre outdoor learning center for Ann ...

Ann Arbor deer cull now part of national high school ethics debate

ANN ARBOR, MI - Students across the country will be debating the pros and cons of Ann Arbor's deer cull after a Huron High School student's ethics case on the ...

Wayne Memorial High School wins Michigan Ethics Bowl for 2nd straight year

Ann Arbor's Pioneer High School team was the runner-up in the fifth-annual Michigan High School Ethics Bowl.

Ann Arbor school officials lay out response plan for lead in water

Ann Arbor Public Schools officials say they're approaching the issue of lead in school drinking water with a sense of urgency and taking additional steps to ...

Teacher firing upheld: Former Huron orchestra teacher Chris Mark's appeal denied

Previous coverage: Ann Arbor school board pursues tenure charges to fire popular Huron High School orchestra teacher · Huron High School orchestra ...

Ann Arbor student wins EPA award for environmental news site

Huron High School junior Megan He recently received a 2016 President's Environmental Youth Award for her reporting on environmental issues.

Michigan high school football scores from Week 7  Detroit Free Press

Addison 46, Manchester 31. Adrian Lenawee Christian 24, Pittsford 7. Akron-Fairgrove def. Carsonville-Port Sanilac, forfeit. Allen Park 70, Lincoln Park 6.

Ann Arbor Schools seeing 'grief fatigue' in wake of 5 student deaths

Five Ann Arbor high school students died in separate incidences in a 62-day span this past fall. Counselors say it's difficult for students and staff to deal with so ...

Ann Arbor to add crosswalk signals where student was killed

"I think this is a consensus priority," Mayor Christopher Taylor said.

Michigan high school football scoreboard Week 1  Detroit Free Press

High school football scores from across the state of Michigan.

Huron High students share thoughts on 2016 election, voting for the first time

As the 2016 election cycle plays out, with all of its highs and lows, the next generation of voters is watching and taking notes.

Big Reds believe in the Robinson family  Port Huron Times Herald

The annual student vs. staff basketball game will help the son of two Port Huron High School graduates.

School threats, snow days interrupt classes before high school SAT tests

Lincoln High School students are going into their SAT testing with five uninterrupted weeks of school in the 12 weeks of classes since winter break.

Your guide to the 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair

ANN ARBOR, MI - The largest juried art fair in the country returns to Ann Arbor July 19-22 with the 59th edition of the Ann Arbor Art Fair, transforming the city's ...

Ann Arbor Schools boosts mental health support after difficult year

Noting that the transition to high school can be difficult for students, Ann Arbor Public Schools is increasing its efforts this school year to provide more ...

No charges for driver who struck, killed Ann Arbor high school student

The Washtenaw County Prosecutor's Office will not file any charges against the driver who struck and killed an Ann Arbor high school student in October.

Teen killed in fall from U-M parking structure was Huron High student

Ann Arbor schools have identified a Huron High School student who fell off a University of Michigan parking structure on Tuesday, Nov. 8.

Michigan Supreme Court to hear arguments on schools' efforts to ban guns

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear oral arguments in the cases involving gun rights groups versus Ann Arbor Public Schools and Clio Area School District.

International Baccalaureate OKs program at two Ann Arbor schools

Ann Arbor Public Schools has taken another step toward offering authorized International Baccalaureate programs from preschool through 12th grade.

Ann Arbor teen accepted to all 8 Ivy League schools

ANN ARBOR, MI - The college acceptance letters Jadal Williams and Taimor Williams have received this spring barely fit on their family's dining room table.

Ann Arbor's March for Our Lives is Saturday at 11 a.m.  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Ann Arbor's March for Our Lives will take place today at 11 a.m. at Pioneer High School, 601 W. Stadium Blvd.

Ann Arbor high school baseball coach arrested for trying to have sex with a child  Detroit Free Press

Gerald Holley, a veteran teacher and baseball coach at Pioneer High School in Ann Arbor, was arrested in Clinton Township by an undercover detective.

Anti-abortion demonstration outside high school raises free speech, safety questions

Some parents and staff members were upset to see images of aborted fetuses during an anti-abortion demonstration outside the high school Tuesday, Oct. 10.

See enrollment, target capacity at all 32 Ann Arbor Public Schools

Ann Arbor Public Schools has 17095 students this fall, leaving room for 1100 more students in its 32 school buildings.

Meet the Michigan athletes competing in 2018 Winter Olympics

State has a heavy influence on the ice with dance pairs, speed skaters and hockey players for the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Radar speed signs by Huron High suggested to improve pedestrian safety

Based on last week's discussions, Safe Kids Huron Valley will submit a request to use its $30000 grant from Safe Kids Worldwide to purchase speed radar signs.

Ann Arbor schools offer grief counselors after teacher's kayaking death

ANN ARBOR, MI -- Grief counselors are available Thursday, July 7, at Ann Arbor's Skyline High School to help students and staff members affected by the death ...

A chat with Ann Arbor native and Olympic ice skating captain Evan Bates' biggest fan  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

ANN ARBOR - This year's Olympic figure skating captain, Evan Bates, is a born and raised Ann Arborite. A graduate of Huron High School and University of ...

Top 10 boys basketball players in Ann Arbor area

Check out MLive's rankings of the top 10 boys basketball players in the Ann Arbor area.

New Ann Arbor Schools executive to oversee pedestrian safety

The new position is part of the school district's plan to improve pedestrian safety around the schools.

Ann Arbor students offer Christmas tree pick-up in January

Huron High School's PTSO, Skyline's Friends of the Arts and Pioneer's baseball boosters will pick-up Christmas trees in exchange for a donation to their ...

Donald E. Simons Memorial Fund will help cover cost of athletics for Ann Arbor Huron students  The Ann Arbor News

A memorial plaque of the late 2001 Huron High graduate Donald Simons hangs in the weight room at Huron High School on Thursday, September 25, 2014 in ...

EPA honors Ann Arbor high school student for her YouTube channel  Michigan Radio

Greenversal is a program packed with environmental news — local, national and international. It's all put together by a student from Ann Arbor's Huron High.

15-year-old arrested for making up school shooting threat, police say

A 15-year-old Fort Gratiot boy is facing two felony charges after he allegedly fabricated information about a threat at Port Huron Northern High School.

Ex-Ann Arbor teacher accused of seeking sex with child headed to trial court

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI - A 57-year-old former Ann Arbor teacher and coach accused of seeking sex with a child waived his preliminary examination in Clinton ...

25 best public high schools in Michigan, according to Niche  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

DETROIT - Where can you find the best public high schools in Michigan? Niche released their annual rankings of the best schools around the country.

Ann Arbor city council debates how to make streets safer for pedestrians

Ann Arbor city council passed two resolutions on Thursday, Nov. 9, calling for additional steps to improve pedestrian safety around Huron High School and in ...

Ann Arbor Schools adds 6 new assistant principal, dean positions

ANN ARBOR, MI - Ann Arbor Public Schools has added six new assistant principal and dean positions going into the 2017-18 school year. In addition to the new ...

New program would bring international students to Ann Arbor schools  Michigan Radio

A new tuition-based program would mean an increase in Chinese students at Ann Arbor's high schools, as well as more money for the district. The school.

Ann Arbor nonprofit helps 3 high school students explore top universities

ANN ARBOR, MI - Three local high school seniors got a glimpse of college life over the summer, which helped prepare them to navigate the at-times stressful ...

Shib Sibs skating back to Michigan for ice show in Detroit

Ann Arbor residents Alex and Maia Shibutani will be back in Michigan this weekend for a performance with Stars on Ice at Little Caesar's Arena in Detroit.

Educator Scott Westerman remembered for commitment to diversity

W. Scott Westerman Jr., who was an administrator for Ann Arbor Public Schools in the '60s and '70s, died April 18 at the age of 92. He also worked at Eastern ...

Ann Arbor school board OKs 750 Schools of Choice seats for 2017-18

The decision came after a debate about the financial and regional implications of the Schools of Choice policy.

Michigan's top 25 boys high school basketball rankings for Jan. 8

People surround and congratulate Brandon Wade (2), center, after he scored the game winning shot against Huron High School at Skyline High School on ...

Ann Arbor to cut speed limits, post 'school zone' signs near schools

The City of Ann Arbor is planning to designate school zones near 10 Ann Arbor Public Schools in response to concerns about pedestrian safety in the areas.

378 streetlights in Ann Arbor being converted to energy-saving LEDs

Ann Arbor and DTE Energy are taking steps to convert another 378 streetlights to energy-saving LEDs.

2nd Ward Ann Arbor council candidates differ on Library Lot, taxes

ANN ARBOR, MI - The 2nd Ward race for Ann Arbor City Council pits an urban planner in his fourth year in office against a former school board member who's ...

U.S. Olympic ice dance team dominated by Michigan skaters

Team selected Sunday highlighted by surprising win from Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donahue from Lansing Skating Club.

Ann Arbor school official: Ranking on new scorecards not accurate indicator of performance

The Michigan Department of Education launched a new color-coded scale for measuring school performance Tuesday that has ranked Huron High School the ...

This Washtenaw County school has 3rd highest SAT scores in Michigan

YPSILANTI, MI - Washtenaw International High School students averaged the third highest SAT score in the state and the highest SAT score in Washtenaw ...

News headlines by Google News for Huron High School Ann Arbor MI

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Huron HS . This site has been created to offer a place for HHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Huron High Ann Arbor, MI alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.