Highland Elementary students enjoyed exploring STEM activities at the 2nd annual STEM night hosted here in Highland in conjunction with UW-Platteville students. The UW-Platteville students are enrolled in the Key Concepts and Characteristics, a Middle Level Education course, taught by Dr. Jodean Grunow, senior lecturer in the Department of Mathematics and academic staff member in the School of Education at UW-Platteville. We are honored to continue this partnership and excited to see our elementary students show interest in STEM fields. Check out more photos here: https://www.highland.k12.wi.us/o/highland/page/photographs #cardinalpride #HCScardinals
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
STEM Night
Throwback Thursday to 1962! See anybody you know? #throwbackthursday #highlandthrowback
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Throwback Thursday
All after school activities are cancelled due to the weather. There will be no middle school athletic practices.
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
The middle school is looking for "new or gently used items to add to our Christmas Store collection. The Store will be open for gift buying, to the Elementary students December 12th and 13th . If you have items to donate to the store they can be dropped off at the main office from now until the 11th. Thank you in advance for helping to keep this Christmas tradition alive for our Highland Community!
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Christmas Store
NEWS BULLETIN November 5, 2019 In recognition of Epilepsy Month we are asking students and staff to wear purple on Thursday. Any MS students who had a picture retake can stop in the office and pick up your pictures. MS Wrestlers and Girls basketball players: Make sure you have all of your forms turned in this morning so you are able to practice after school. FB players, FB evaluations are tomorrow. Juniors, 8 am, soph, 8:45-9:45, Freshmen, 3:30-5:00. Any questions, please contact Coach Aide. Any changes due to the weather, Coach Aide will contact you. Any HS Students who have any interest in being on the mock trial team should meet in Mr. Scanlan’s room at 3:15 today. This is an informational meeting. Today is the last day to sign up for the Unity Club.
almost 3 years ago, Kim Mensch
NEWS BULLETIN November 4, 2019 HS Students who would like to join the Unity Club should sign up on the sheets posted around school. Your first meeting will be on Friday at 3:00 in Mr. Campbell’s room. Middle School students are reminded that the FFA is inviting you to Movie Night after school. The movie Barnyard, will be played at 3:45 and will be completed by 5:30. Food and drinks will be supplied. Check with your FFA representatives for any further details. In recognition of Epilepsy Month we are asking students and staff to wear purple on Thursday. There will not be Jazz Band on Tuesday. There are no band lessons today.
almost 3 years ago, Kim Mensch
November is Epilepsy Awareness Month and to show our support for we are planning an awareness day! Join us in dressing head to toe in PURPLE on Thursday, November 7th. #cardinalpride #HCScardinals
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Nov 7
The annual Halloween parade through the halls never fails to disappoint! The little kids love to explore the big kid wing, and the big kids love to hand out high fives and check out the creative youngsters! Check out more photos here: https://www.highland.k12.wi.us/o/highland/page/photographs
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Friday Feature
BOOK FAIR VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! The Elementary & Middle School Scholastic Book Fair is on November 7th from 3:00-7:00 pm. We rely on community volunteers to help make our book fair a reality. If you are willing and able to work a short shift please sign up on this form: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4ca9ab29a4fa7-book Thanks for you continued support and help to grow a community of readers!
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Book Fair
NEWS BULLETIN November 1, 2019 As part of her senior project, Grace Pustina is creating a Unity club to promote school wide unity and inclusion. Members of the club will play ice breakers, get to know more about each other, and even attend a field trip in February. High school students can sign up for the unity club on the signs posted in the hallway. The club will host their first meeting in Mr. Campbell’s room on November 8th at 3:00. All are welcome. The Highland Community Play presents “Is There a Martian in the House?” Performances are tonight and Saturday at 7:00 pm and the cost is $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for MS/HS students and $1.00 for elementary. Middle School students are reminded that the FFA is inviting you to Movie Night next Monday after school. The movie Barnyard, will be played at 3:45 and will be completed by 5:30. Food and drinks will be supplied. Check with your FFA representatives for any further details.
almost 3 years ago, Kim Mensch
3rd and 4th Grade Girls Basketball starts Saturday 11/2/19 with Practice at 8am. Zach Yanna and Grant Hying will be the coaches.
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Throwback {Wednesday} this week! We had so much fun at Breakfast & Books with Grandparents last year we are doing it again! The event will take place on Thursday, November 7th at 8:00am, but RESERVATION SLIPS ARE DUE TOMORROW. We know elementary students would love to have grandma and/or grandpa join them at school for this special event so don't forget to bring your slips back so we can get a breakfast count by tomorrow!
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Breakfast with Grandparents
The Highland Booster Club is selling insulated mugs this holiday season! These insulated mugs are great for warm or cold beverages, feature a spill proof lid, and will fit in standard cup holders. Want to know the best part? They are only $15! If you're interested in purchasing one contact Sarah Hennessey (shennessey@highland.k12.wi.us), Josh Tarrell (jtarrell@highland.k12.wi.us), or any Booster Club Member. They make great Christmas gifts and stocking stuffers!
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Booster Club Mugs
NEWS BULLETIN October 29, 2019 The Highland Community Play presents “Is There a Martian in the House?” this weekend. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7:00 pm and the cost is $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for MS/HS students and $1.00 for elementary. There will be a HS Student Council meeting on Wednesday at 9:30 in Mrs. Hennessey’s room. There will be a HS GB meeting on Wednesday right after school in the library. FB players: Equipment hand in will be at 8:00 Wednesday morning. Please take home all practice and JV game clothes and have them washed before turning them in. Also, you will be voting on team awards at that time. If you would like to enter the snow day contest, see Ms. Tess with your prediction by October 31st. There will be play practice at 7:00 tonight.
almost 3 years ago, Kim Mensch
NEWS BULLETIN October 28, 2019 Sophomores and Juniors: The Butter Braids will be in at the end of the day. You will need to make sure that your orders are picked up and delivered as they need to be kept frozen. Students: if you are leaving for an appointment, please bring your note to the office before school starts to get your blue slip. There will be an informational meeting at 3:15pm in Mrs. Halvorson's room for any middle school girls interested in playing basketball. The Highland Community Play presents “Is There a Martian in the House?” this weekend. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7:00 pm and the cost is $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for MS and HS students and $1.00 for elementary. There will be play practice at 3:30 today. There will be open gym for the MS & HS basketball players after school, until 4:30.
almost 3 years ago, Kim Mensch
On Wednesday students and staff members participated in a national movement organized by the National Bullying Prevention Center. Students were dressed from head to toe in orange to show we are united for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion. Check out more pictures here: https://www.highland.k12.wi.us/o/highland/page/photographs #cardinalpride #HCScardinals
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Unity Day
Congrats to the Highland Volleyball team who has advanced to the Regional final game against Seneca tomorrow night! Please read the attached press release from Seneca High School for everything you need to know if you're traveling to the game. Go Cards! #cardinalpride #HCScardinals
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Reg. Volleyball Final
NEWS BULLETIN October 24, 2019 Good luck to the VB team in their regional game against SouthWestern tonight. Game time is 7:00. Tickets are $5.00 and passes are not accepted. Please keep the parking in front of school open tonight for senior citizens. Sophomores and Juniors: The Butter Braids will be in on Monday at the end of the day. You will need to make sure that your orders are picked up and delivered as they need to be kept frozen. There will be a meeting at 11:15 for any HS students interested in Wrestling. All FFA members should stop in and see Mr. McCauley for their Fruit and Cheese Sales Sheet by the end of the day. Students: if you are leaving for an appointment, please bring your note to the office before school starts to get your blue slip. There will be an informational meeting on Monday, October 28th at 3:15pm in Mrs. Halvorson's room for any middle school girls interested in playing basketball. There will be locker clean out at 3:15. This is the last call to turn your cell phone in to Jenna.
almost 3 years ago, Kim Mensch
NEWS BULLETIN October 23, 2019 Congratulations to the volleyball team on their regional win over Ithaca! Great job ladies! There will be a high school Spanish Club meeting for all interested students, in Ms. Weber's room at 3:15 to plan your "Día de los Muertos" (Day of the Dead) fiesta! There will be play practice tonight at 6:00. There will be a meeting on Thursday at 11:15 for any HS students interested in Wrestling. All FFA members should stop in and see Mr. McCauley for their Fruit and Cheese Sales Sheet. Students: if you are leaving for an appointment, please bring your note to the office before school starts to get your blue slip. There will be an informational meeting on Monday, October 28th at 3:15pm in Mrs. Halvorson's room for any middle school girls interested in playing basketball. There will be locker clean out at 3:15 on Thursday.
almost 3 years ago, Kim Mensch
Friendly reminder: tomorrow, Wednesday, October 23rd, is NOT a late start. Classes begin at 8:00am.
almost 3 years ago, Highland Community Schools
Late Start