In an attempt to research the feasibility for Highland to begin using an online platform for learning, please complete this short survey: https://forms.gle/WJYHV1bLrDtZzQKS9
Please see the following letter explaining the recent notification to cancel school for much more information than could be contained in the phone message! https://www.apptegy.net/s/news-lewis/articles/highland-schools-announce-closure-after-school-on-3-18-20
Please see the following link for an FAQ for Highland Parents regarding COVID-19: https://www.lewis.k12.mo.us/article/212689?org=lewis
Due to the recent recommendations from the CDC regarding COVID-19 and large social gatherings, the PTO Mother/Son GLOW Night, scheduled for March 28th, has been postponed until further notice. Thank you, PTO
Recently, Mrs. Geisendorfer's class finished a simulation called Make an Ocean. The materials for this project were funded by the Missouri Retired Teachers Foundation. Students were able to hatch brine shrimp and monitor the effects that changes to their environment had on them.
All current planned parent meetings for spring sports are also postponed until further notice.
Due to CDC recommendations regarding COVID-19 the basketball, cheerleader, and cross country banquets scheduled for this week have been postponed until further notice.
Please see the following News Article for a letter from Superintendent John French to Highland families regarding COVID-19: https://www.lewis.k12.mo.us/article/149023?org=lewis
Highland HS Baseball Parent Meeting Will be Monday, 3/16 at 5:30 in the HS Commons.
On Tues. 3/17 following the HS basketball/cheerleading banquet there will be an organizational meeting for the annual girls and boys basketball fundraising golf tournament. This meeting is for parents of all boys and girls basketball players currently in 8th - 11th grade who plan on playing basketball in the 20-21 season. This meeting will be at approximately 8pm in the HS commons.
Due to the winter weather Saturday Detention is cancelled for today 3/14 at Highland.
The greenhouse is starting to fill. Plant sales are scheduled for May 1, 2, 8 & 9. We'll try to do a Friday update each week so you can see our progress.
Due to the cancellation of STEM Days at Culver-Stockton, all T-shirt money was returned to the students and should have been brought home today.
The Highland Cross Country Banquet (JH and HS) is scheduled for 7pm on Friday 3/20/20 in the HS commons area.
HS track working on handoffs.
Join the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) at HES, Tuesday, March 17th (6:00 p.m.) for our PTO meeting. This KID FRIENDLY meeting will be held in the AV lab (next to the HES library). If you are volunteering for the Mother/Son event, we hope you can attend this meeting. Please mark your calendars because we hope to see you then! Thank you, PTO
Get your Highland Cougar Baseball Apparel through the online store at Design It. All orders are placed online by 3/19/20. Orders will be available for pick up in store or delivered to school around 4/5/20. Go Cougars!!!! https://designitapparel.com/collections/highland-cougar-baseball
Highland WILL BE in school tomorrow, 3/13/20, as it is a snow makeup day. Also, Highland has no confirmed cases of Coronavirus in our district and we will communicate that out if something should change. For now, we are business as usual!
Highland High School Drama Club invites you to follow the yellow brick road to this classic musical April 2nd-5th!
REMINDER. High School track parent meeting Thursday March 12 at 5:30 in the Gym.