HES Student of the Month Spotlight for January: 1st Grader Jordyn Bringer. “Jordyn is an amazing friend and student. She is always smiling and ready to help her classmates. Jordyn works quietly and respectfully. She completes her work on time.” - HES 1st Grade Teachers
HES student of the month spotlight for January: Kindergartner Bentley Scott.“Bentley gives his best every day. He works hard on classroom assignments and tries even when it's difficult. He is a good friend to others and is respectful to his teachers. - HES Kindergarten Teachers
Congratulations to our January Students of the Month: Front Row: Kindergartner Bentley Scott, 2nd Grader Alliannah Pryor, & 1st Grader Jordyn Bringer. Back Row: 3rd Grader Alayna Logsdon, 5th Grader McKinzy Dietrich, 6th Grader Maddox Wade, & 4th Grader Virginia Fifer.
HHS Wizard of Oz auditions will be Wednesday, January 15th-Friday, January 17th. Students who were previously signed up for an audition were sent a new sign up sheet. If there are any additional students interested in having access to that sheet and an audition packet, please contact Ms. Carmody (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Congratulations to the JV boys on their 43-41 victory tonight over Knox Co. GO COUGARS!!
Reminder that JV boys play at 430 this afternoon at Knox Co. Varsity girls will then follow at approximately 6pm followed by the Varsity boys!! GO COUGARS!!
Mrs. Schultz’s kindergarten enjoyed their crazy sock exchange filled with toys and goodies at their Christmas party. Afterwards they shared lots of giggles wearing their socks they received.
Highland boys pull out a big win over Brown Co. at the Rumble on the River 38-37!! Dalton Klocke hits the game winner with .1 second left on the clock!! GO COUGARS!!
8th Grade STEM yo-yo’s! Fun AND learning!
Mrs. Bainter’s class enjoyed their Christmas party!!! We made ornaments, played a game, and made a Christmas tree for snack!!! Thank you to all the families that donated and helped at the party!
8th Grade STEM students created DIY light up Christmas cards! They started by taking apart a purchased musical card and analyzed its mechanism. Then made their own circuit designs!
7th Grade STEM Lego Mindstorm Robot projects! Fantastic designs! They learned to program the robot as well as persevered through challenging obstacles such as software updates!
7th Grade STEM student created an extra robot- a working forklift! Created his own design and program. Working his way to be a terrific engineer!
The annual HES Christmas sing-a-long this morning was led by HHS alumni Morgan Jennings! We loved seeing Morgan back in the halls of HES doing what she loves!
The Varsity basketball games @Scotland Co that were cancelled due to weather have been rescheduled for Jan 3, 2020. Girls at 6 boys to follow. GO COUGARS!!
We ended our unit for matter! Students enjoyed making baking soda turn to a gas! Recycled Christmas ornaments were a hit!
Mrs. Geisendorfer’s class took a candy cane packaging challenge today. With limited materials and weight restrictions, students had to create a package that would keep candy canes in tact after a drop test and a slide test.
Thanks to Mrs. Huchteman and her Fashion Design Construction class for making monsters for our students, designed individually by our 1st graders. Those monsters soon became friends they can call their very own!
Mrs. Hinton's 4th grader's Skype a Scientist with @SkypeClassroom We visited with Dr. Kate, a neuroscientist who studies biomedical engineering.
Lewis County C-I pre-K will NOT hold classes today, Thursday, December 19 due to illness and lack of subs.