Class of 2023! Mrs. Adam sent out an email this morning. Please read and respond by Tuesday, July 12 regarding a new Aviation class offered.
Those on the school deals with T-Mobile and Mark Twain need to be aware that as of today, the ECF funding supporting our home internet options have ended & the next application has NOT been approved! Services may be shut off or discontinued all together in the next few days!!
Thanks to everyone who attended Summer Journey at HES! We had a great time with you! Now summer officially begins and we hope you enjoy it! Incentive cards will be mailed in mid July to those who earned them. See the information regarding the timeline. Have a great summer!
Congratulations to NE Regional Teacher of the Year, Highland’s very own, Megan Carmody! Megan now moves on to the state level for Missouri Teacher Of the Year!!
The LCC1 Board of Education will conduct an Emergency Board Meeting tonight (6/30/22) at 7:30pm - Open Session @7:45pm to consider urgent financial matters pertaining to employee compensation & the new budget, which must be decided today. Full Agenda here: https://bit.ly/3bDDUSq
It's the final day of summer school (6/30). We will dismiss at 3:13 as usual. Please take a minute to complete the parent survey about Summer Journey Summer School. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/sjparent22
Advance Physical Therapy will be hosting a free SPORTS and ACTIVITIES physical clinic on July 19, 2022 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm at Advance Physical Therapy at 4800 Maine St in Quincy, IL. Appointments are required 217-222-6800. All those intending to participate in junior high or high school sports and/or marching band are required to have a current physical prior to being able to participate in practice or contests.
High School Band Camp will be held August 8 - 12 and August 15 - 16, 2022 from 10:30am - 2:30pm. Camp will begin in the band room each day. Starting with the 2022-23 school year all those students participating in marching band will be REQUIRED to have a pre-participation physical prior to being allowed to participate in marching band and band camp.
The LCC1 Board of Education will conduct their annual special meeting to close out the June books and adopt the 22-23 preliminary annual budget tomorrow night (6/29/22) at 5:30pm, with Open Session beginning at 6pm. The full agenda can be viewed here: https://bit.ly/3OttHGV
A corrected Summer Journey gift card update will be coming home soon with students enrolled in summer school. The original paper had the incorrect number of hours in the school day. The final day of summer school is June 30, and it is a full day.
HES COVID positive student 3 of 3 - 5th grader from Miss Hultz's class & rides bus 5 with possible exposure dates on 6/20, 6/21, and 6/22. Please monitor closely for symptoms and keep sick ones home to avoid COVID outbreaks.
HES COVID positive student 2 of 3 - 1st grader from Mrs. Johnston's class & rides bus 22 with possible exposure dates on 6/20, 6/21, and 6/22. Please monitor closely for symptoms and keep sick ones home to avoid COVID outbreaks.
HES has 3 more students that have tested positive for COVID - Kindergartener in Shrader's class & rides bus 22 with possible exposure dates on 6/21, 6/22, and 6/23. Please monitor closely for symptoms and keep sick ones home to avoid COVID outbreaks.
HES had another COVID positive student identified - 1st grader from Cunningham’s class, possible exposure dates 6/19-6/21 & was on Bus 5 through 6/21 am route on those dates. Please monitor closely for symptoms and keep sick ones home.
Summer Journey foods class creating some tasty treats! Yum!
Kindergarten sunscreen paintings! 🎨☀️
Jump start learned about printmaking and design and their prints turned out wonderful!
Reminder for 7th graders - 12th graders interested in Cougar Cross Country this Fall, our first summer practice is Wednesday morning at 7am at the HS (in front or in the commons). Practice will last until 8-8:30am. Full schedule here: https://bit.ly/3Qyx80g
Highland High School Youth Softball Camp will be Monday, 7/18 thru Wednesday, 7/20, from 6PM - 8PM. Please see the attached camp form. Forms need to be turned in by July 1st.
LCC1 had 4 staff members test positive for COVID at the end of the week last week, plus a student from Mrs. Bainter's grade 2/3 summer school class with symptoms starting on 6/15, student does not ride a bus & was not present after 6/15. Please keep an eye out for S/S of COVID.