New Staff

Ms. Mack- Art

Ms. Mack- Art

Leann Stick, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

At the beginning of the school year, many new teachers joined the Hug High School staff. However, one teacher started a little later into the year than the others: Ms. Mack, an art teacher of six years. Having previously taught at Traner Middle School, she decided to make the move to Hug because of her...

Mr. J. O’Brien – Science

Mr. J. O'Brien - Science

Jasiel Medina, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Mr. O’Brien is a new chemistry teacher at Hug High School this year. Before he got into teaching, Mr. O’Brien was a scientist. He says that he left being a scientist for teaching because, “the country hit a recession and all of my grants ran out so I tried teaching, and I liked it.” His interests co...

Mr. Rosales – Guidance Counselor

Mr. Rosales - Guidance Counselor

Patty J. Fahey, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Introducing Mr. Rosales, one of our new guidance counselors this year at Hug High School. This will mark Mr. Rosales’ first year being a guidance counselor, and he is very grateful to be here. Before being a counselor, Mr. Rosales worked at Rita Cannan Elementary School as a clerical aide, as well ...

Mr. Williams – Freshman Seminar

David O'Grady, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Mr. Williams is a new Freshman Seminar teacher here at Hug High School.  He teaches in C-07A/B and has been teaching for over a decade.  Originally, he taught in Las Vegas, but chose to go to Hug.  Initially, he wanted a math teacher position, but accepted the Freshman Seminar.  He has lived in Reno, Vega...

Mrs. Sevilla – Special Education

Mrs. Sevilla - Special Education

Jasiel Medina, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Mrs. Sevilla is from Sacramento, CA and is a new teacher at Hug High School for Special ED kids. Before she went to college as an aid for students with autism, she knew she wanted to be a teacher, but she said that being at that college is what really made her fall in love with the idea.   When...

Mr. S. O’Brien – Freshman Seminar

Sierra Warren, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Mr. O'Brien, the new freshman seminar teacher, is excited to learn and get to know Hug's students and teachers. He said he was excited to grow and be challenged this school year. O'Brien became a teacher so he could give back what was given to him when he was a student. He says, "A teacher kind of s...

Mr. DeMichieli – History

Mr. DeMichieli - History

Leann Stick, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

In the new school year, many teachers were welcomed to the staff of Hug High School. One of these teachers being Mr. DeMichieli, a social studies teacher. Originally teaching at Traner Middle School for 3 years, he was looking to move on to teaching high school. He has always loved social studies, whi...

Mr. Rhode-Special Education

Mr. Rhode-Special Education

Estrella Alvarez, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

New to Reno and New to Hug. He’s Mr. Rhode!  With the beginning of a new school year comes new faces. This year Hug High School welcomed Mr. Rhode to the Washoe County School District as a new special education teacher. He is not only new to Hug but new to the city of Reno, having previously live...

Mr. Hetakeyama

Guillermo Garcia, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Brent Hetakeyama a geometry teacher at Hug High and is also the athletic trainer, who helps injured students at every game. Mr. Hetakeyama is a very respectful and cool person. He loves being outdoors because it gives it gives him the chance to enjoy the moment. He wants to travel across the United State...

Mr. Savage-Special Education

Mr. Savage-Special Education

David O'Grady, Staff Writer

September 20, 2019

Mark Savage is a new teacher here at Hug High School.  This year, he is teaching 9th grade English and Special Education, co-teaching with Hug High veteran Ms. Kezios.  Mr. Savage has taught for many years in other states and countries, including Mexico.   Mr. Savage was born in Kentucky, and be...

Mrs. Sego-Assistant Principal

Mrs. Sego-Assistant Principal

Leann Stick, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

It’s the beginning of a new school year at Hug High school, and many new teachers and administrators have been welcomed to the school. One of these new administrators is Mrs. Sego, an assistant principal. Previously an assistant principal at Traner Middle School, she moved to Hug High School with s...

Mrs. DeMichieli-Counselor

Demichieli

Lizbeth Gurrola, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

This new school year at Hug High, we received many new staff members and teachers. One of our new staff members is Andrea DeMichieli, a guidance counselor. DeMichieli has been enjoying the new school year and is looking forward to helping her students.  Before coming here to Hug, DeMichie...

New Staff