Traci Brinkley
Join the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) at HES this coming Tuesday, November 19th (6:00 p.m.) for our monthly PTO meeting. This KID FRIENDLY meeting will be held in the AV lab (next to the HES library). We will be discussing our candy bar sales and mother/son event. We would love for you to join us!! Please mark your calendars because we hope to see you then! Thank you, PTO
about 4 hours ago, Traci Brinkley
Coach Scifres
Congratulations to Highland Senior Lauren Merrell for being selected to the MHSFCA Class 2 All-State Team. She was chosen as a 2nd team pitcher.
about 6 hours ago, Coach Scifres
Highland AD
Basketball spirit wear order forms and money are due Thursday Nov 14. Please turn into either school office. Orders can also be placed online. Please see the school website or Facebook page for more information.
about 12 hours ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
The Marion Co Junior High Tournament games scheduled for tonight have been cancelled. Highland will play Marion Co. tomorrow Wednesday 11/13 boys at 7pm girls at approximately 815pm. GO COUGARS!!
1 day ago, Highland AD
Traci Mosby
Tonight's ACT Prep Class at HHS is cancelled. It is still accessible online. We will resume on Thursday.
1 day ago, Traci Mosby
John French
Highland schools will be closed today, Tuesday 11/12/19, due to road conditions.
1 day ago, John French
Mrs. Phillips
Mrs. Phillips' third graders want to say thank you to all the veterans! We worked on these today.
2 days ago, Mrs. Phillips
Highland AD
Due to the forecasted bitter cold temperatures and the current road conditions the Veterans Day program and the Pancakes for Patriots breakfast at HHS will be postponed until Wednesday 11/13. Breakfast starts at 7am and the program starts at 9am!!
2 days ago, Highland AD
John French
School is going to dismiss at normal time, but all evening activities for Highland have been cancelled, including practices. There will be no shuttle buses tonight.
2 days ago, John French
Highland AD
The Junior High Tournament scheduled for tonight at Marion Co has been cancelled. The tournament will simply be pushed back one day. Today’s games will be played tomorrow , Tuesday’s games on Wednesday and Thursdays schedule will remain unchanged.
2 days ago, Highland AD
John French
Highland will NOT be sending students to votech today and Afternoon Preschool is cancelled today due to the current road conditions.
2 days ago, John French
Brian Leeser
Pictures from the Veterans Day Program at Monticello Courthouse put on by Highland High School History club
3 days ago, Brian Leeser
John French
The Pancakes for Veterans Breakfast At HHS has been postponed until Tuesday 11/12/19 due to the possibility of snow and poor road conditions!
3 days ago, John French
Mr. Sparks
Congratulations to James Stutheit on making 1st Chair All District Jazz Band!
3 days ago, Mr. Sparks
Mrs. Kim Berhorst
Thank you Col. Don Koonce for coming and presenting to Highland High School students this afternoon.
4 days ago, Mrs. Kim Berhorst
John French
Congratulations to Highland Cross Country's Morgan Keith on earning All-Conference 2nd team honors as a Freshman this year. Morgan completed the 3.1 mile conference race with a time of 23:12. #GoCougars #CougarPride
5 days ago, John French
John French
Highland fourth grader, Quentin Miller, was phenomenal in his performance as Benny in The Boxcar Children at Quincy Community Theater. Several school personnel and students were on hand to watch the curtain call performance on Sunday, October 27th. #GoCougars #CougarPride
5 days ago, John French
Kim Bainter
Mrs. Bainter’s class is studying shapes. We read the book The Shape Of Things. Then the class created their own picture by using different shapes to make the pictures!
5 days ago, Kim Bainter
Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Hinton's homeroom kicked off @NightZookeeper today. As usual, it was a big hit! We were all abuzz creating creatures and tickling our creative writing bone!!
6 days ago, Tricia Hinton
Megan Carmody
Highland Elementary 6th graders will present their annual Veterans Day music program on Thursday, November 7th at 6:30PM in the HES gym.
7 days ago, Megan Carmody
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Highland High School held its National Honor Society Induction Ceremony this evening in the high school commons.
7 days ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Highland Elementary PBS
Please help us celebrate our HES November Principal Prize Patrol winner—6th grader Bri Reed! We are so proud of how hard Bri works to be responsible, respectful, and safe every single day! Thank you to Mr. Post, Mr. Scifres and Mrs. Scifres for helping to celebrate Bri and her family with two delicious Johnnie’s pizzas, soda, and chips!
7 days ago, Highland Elementary PBS
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES 5th grade surprised Mr. Scifres at lunch today with a special rendition of Happy Birthday. Thanks 5th grade for the AWESOME singing! Extra special happy birthday to Mr. Scifres! Your smile & Cougar pride are contagious. Thanks for all you do to help make HES great! #GoCougars
7 days ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Hinton's 4th grade homeroom took a trip to Cody, Wyoming this morning to @@centerofthewest via @SkypeClassroom to learn about animal adaptations. We had a great time!
8 days ago, Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Susie Meyer
The high school health classes did an activity building a house of cards. After working to build those houses, underage drinking came along and ruined their plans.
8 days ago, Mrs. Susie Meyer
Kim Kramer
Highland ​Athletic Boosters will be meeting this Wednesday, 11/6 @ 6:00 p.m. at the High School in the Paula Wallace Memorial Library. Hope to see you there.
8 days ago, Kim Kramer
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES is proud to recognize Mrs. Cindy Adams as our NOVEMBER bus driver of the month. Our bus drivers have an underappreciated but vital task of transporting our most precious cargo. Thanks Mrs. Adams for GIVING YOUR BEST everyday in getting our kiddos where they need to be!
9 days ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES is proud to recognize Mrs. Summer Tournear as our NOVEMBER staff of the month. We are so thankful to have her as a part of our team. Thanks Ms. Summer for GIVING YOUR BEST each day and helping make HES great!
9 days ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES is proud to recognize Mr. Oenning as our NOVEMBER teacher of the month. We are so thankful to have him as a part of our team. Thanks Mr. Oenning for GIVING YOUR BEST each day and helping make HES great!
9 days ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for November: 6th Grade Student - Chevie Sharpe, "Chevie is meticulous in her work and she always strives to do her best in the classroom. She is very responsible and respectful to others." - HES 6th Grade Teachers
9 days ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for November: 5th Grade Student - Layken Cary, "Layken has had an outstanding first quarter. She is very determined and responsible when it comes to her school work. She is kind to her teachers and classmates." - HES 5th Grade Teachers
9 days ago, Highland Elementary
Brian Leeser
Highland History Club Veterans Day Program The Highland High School History Club will be sponsoring the annual Veterans Day Program at the Monticello Court House on Sunday, November 10 at 2:00 p.m. The Highland High School History Club built and dedicated the Veterans Memorial in front of the Court House in 1996. This is the 24th anniversary. The American Legion Post #578 will be presenting colors. Highland High School History Club President Cosea Cisco will give a speech. Guest speaker will be Greg Sharpe who is a member of Missouri House of Representative District # 4.
9 days ago, Brian Leeser
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for November: 4th Grade Student - Heath Feldkamp, "Heath always goes above and beyond everyday in class. He always has a positive attitude and never complains. He always offers to help his teachers and classmates." - HES 4th Grade Teachers
9 days ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for November: 3rd Grade Student - Cooper Hinton, "Cooper is a very hard worker. He is interested in learning and he is always kind to others." - HES 3rd Grade Teachers
9 days ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for November: 2nd Grade Student - Vincent Cuni, "Vincent follows directions the first time that they are given. He is a good friend to his classmates, and he is always respectful to adults and peers." - HES 2nd Grade Teachers
9 days ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for November: 1st Grade Student - Bodacious Kindhart, "Bo always follows school expectations and he is a leader in his class. He is a good hard worker." - HES 1st Grade Teachers
9 days ago, Highland Elementary
Highland AD
Tomorrow night Highland Junior High basketball will travel to North Shelby. 7th grade girls will play at 6pm followed by the 8th grade boys. There will be no 8th grade girls game nor a 7th grade boys game due to low numbers at North Shelby.
9 days ago, Highland AD
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for November: Kindergartner - Maverick Wassenhove-Cramer, "Maverick listens and follows directions. He works hard and always gives his best. He is friendly and very helpful." - HES Kindergarten Teachers
9 days ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
Congratulations to our November Students of the Month: Front Row: Kindergartner Maverick Wassenhove-Cramer, 1st Grader Bodacious Kindhart, 2nd Grader Vincent Cuni. Back Row: 6th Grader Chevie Sharpe, 5th Grader Layken Cary, 3rd Grader Cooper Hinton, & 4th Grader Heath Feldkamp
9 days ago, Highland Elementary
Traci Brinkley
Reminder: PTO Candy Bar Fundraiser money was due last Friday, November 1st. If you have not turned in your fundraising money, please turn it in as soon as possible. If paying by check, please make payable to: HES PTO. Thank you for your support.
9 days ago, Traci Brinkley
Mrs. Phillips
Third graders in Mrs. Phillips' class are trying to escape the journey down the Mississippi River.
9 days ago, Mrs. Phillips
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony is this Wednesday at 7 pm. Both old and newly notified members are expected to attend.
10 days ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Mr. Sparks
Don’t forget to tune in to Shark Tank on ABC tonight and see the Marching Highlanders on the Moink update!
10 days ago, Mr. Sparks
John French
Congratulations to the Highland Cross Country team. No state qualifiers this year, but we had some excellent performances and a couple of sick ones that still ran their hearts out! I couldn’t be more proud and look forward to next year!! #GoCougars
11 days ago, John French
Susan Turpin-Mullenix
The Highland HS band will be featured Sunday night on Shark Tank with the update for Lucinda Cramsey. Lucinda lives at LaBelle and represents the Moink company. Her investor, Jamie Siminoff visited the LaBelle Harvest Fest and brought the ABC camera crew. So Sunday night find ABC 9/8 central and be Cougar Proud!!
12 days ago, Susan Turpin-Mullenix
Tricia Hinton
4th graders had fun taking part in Halloween festivities, even if it was a day later!
12 days ago, Tricia Hinton
Highland AD
Good luck to all of our Cross Country runners as the compete at the district Cross Country Meet today at Bowling Green!! Hope to see some tickets punched to the State Meet!! GO COUGARS!!
12 days ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Highland ends a hard fought season on the road in district football play to Palmyra 44-12!! GO COUGARS!!
12 days ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Fantastic catch by Highland’s Devin Stutsman to make the score with 2 minutes to go Highland 12 Palmyra 44
12 days ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Highland trails Palmyra 12-6 in the second Highland recovers a Palmyra fumble with 11 minutes in the half. GO COUGARS!!
12 days ago, Highland AD
Mrs. Kim Berhorst
HHS went today to the northeast district STUCO meeting @ Mexico. We ran and won 1st Vice President for the 2020/2021 school year! Proud to be a cougar!
12 days ago, Mrs. Kim Berhorst
Susan Moore
Additional pics of HHS students visiting the Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall in LaGrange today.
12 days ago, Susan Moore
Susan Moore
HHS students are visiting the Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall in LaGrange today.
12 days ago, Susan Moore
Coach Degarmo
Jr High Girls basketball will have practice tomorrow morning (Nov. 1) at 6:20
12 days ago, Coach Degarmo
Mr. Post - HES Principal
The HES kitchen staff rocks! These ladies are really groovy & far out ✌🏼
12 days ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Highland Elementary
HES will now host our Halloween festivities tommorow [Friday 11/1] afternoon at 1:15. (weather permitting 😉)
13 days ago, Highland Elementary
Sarah Adam
Hannibal Vocational students do not attend Hannibal when Highland High School has a snow day.
13 days ago, Sarah Adam
John French
Highland schools will be closed today 10/31/19. Happy Halloween!
14 days ago, John French
Highland Elementary PBS
HES was SLIMETASTIC this afternoon as we had over 90 students purchase a ticket with their Cougar Cash to the biggest slime-making party in HES history! Thank you to the teachers and administrators who volunteered to help our students celebrate their awesome October behavior! #responsible #respectful #safe
14 days ago, Highland Elementary PBS
Coach Degarmo
Congratulations to the three football players representing Highland on the CCC all conference team. Dylan Schroeder 1st team wide receiver. Elijah Mead 2nd team linebacker. And Blayde Meany honorable mention defensive back.
14 days ago, Coach Degarmo
Sarah Adam
Red Ribbon celebrations
14 days ago, Sarah Adam
Sarah Adam
Red Ribbon Celebration
14 days ago, Sarah Adam
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Highland business students attending the business, education and law visit day at Culver Stockton College.
15 days ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Kelley Jennings
Mrs. Jennings Kinders finished their pumpkin investigation by exploring the inside of a pumpkin.
16 days ago, Kelley Jennings
Traci Brinkley
PTO Reminder: HES Candy Bar Fundraiser money is due this Friday, November 1st. If you would like more boxes, you can always prepay and continue selling after the fundraiser. Good luck as you finish your sales, and HES thanks you for your support!
16 days ago, Traci Brinkley
Megan Carmody
HES 3rd and 4th graders will present their mini-musical "The Principal and the Pea" on Tuesday, October 29th at 6:30 p.m. in the elementary gym!
16 days ago, Megan Carmody
Highland AD
Varsity football will travel to Palmyra on Friday Nov 1 for the first round of districts. Kickoff is at 7pm. Admission is $4 adults and $2 students. No passes will be accepted.
17 days ago, Highland AD
Jennifer Parrish
Shout out to all the members of SADD for a fantastic haunted house! Thank you Deputy Cory Bennett, Sheriff David Parrish, and the Lewis County Sheriff’s Department for organizing this event and to everyone who came out to support these hard working and creative students!
17 days ago, Jennifer Parrish
Highland High School Drama Club
Members of HHS Drama Club got to see the musical Dear Evan Hansen at The Fox Theater in St. Louis this afternoon! What an amazing show! 😍 Thank you to all of our chaperones and bus driver for taking the time to travel with us and keep us safe today!
17 days ago, Highland High School Drama Club
Highland AD
Congratulations to the Cougar football team on their hard fought 14-12 victory over South Shelby!! Cougars end the regular season on a three game winning streak!! GO COUGARS!!
19 days ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Cougars go up 14-12 Over South on a Schroeder touchdown and a successful two point conversion!! GO COUGARS!!
19 days ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
At the half Highland and South Shelby are tied at 6!! GO COUGARS!!
19 days ago, Highland AD
John French
Highland had some season bests and some personal all-time bests today. No medals were brought home from the huge meet; there were 30 teams registered with over 140 girls racing and over 180 in the boy’s race. Girls finished in 16th place and Boys finished in 20th. Caedon Brownell (19:03) and Morgan Keith (23:37) were Highland’s top performers today!!
19 days ago, John French
John French
Special thanks to Robert’s Garage for their service and partnership with Lewis County C-1. Troy Roberts and Reggie Gainer received an award for excellence for helping LCC1 score over 90% on state bus inspections for over 30 years running! THANK YOU Robert’s Garage for all you do for Highland!! #GoCougars
20 days ago, John French
John French
Mrs. Seals and her 1st graders got a visit from KHQA today to update them on how their Tower Garden was being used in class. The Tower Garden was purchased with money received from the One Classroom At A Time Grant!! And heads up: that wasn’t the only reason KHQA was here today!! Watch Tuesday night to see what other phenomenal Highland teacher is receiving a One Classroom At A Time grant!! #GoCougars
20 days ago, John French
Highland Elementary
HES Promise shirt order forms went home today. Budget friendly prices with several color options & hoodie choices too😊 Order forms & money are due back by 10/31 (NEXT THURSDAY)
20 days ago, Highland Elementary
Kim Bainter
Mrs. Bainter’s class are having some fun stations to practice word wall words and number sense.
20 days ago, Kim Bainter
Jennifer Parrish
7th grade STEM class joined Advanced Chemistry class to make rock candy! Will have to wait several days before the sugar crystallizes and ready to eat! Thank you to Miss Hollman and her Advanced Chemistry students for letting us join your class for a day!
20 days ago, Jennifer Parrish
Sarah Adam
Everyone where RED on Monday to celebrate Red Ribbon Week and making GOOD CHOICES every day!!! Lunch room activities to celebrate next week as well!
20 days ago, Sarah Adam
Michael Wagner
HES is celebrating Red Ribbon Week October 28- November 1. Check out the theme days below.
21 days ago, Michael Wagner
Susan Moore
Remember SADD haunted house this Friday and Saturday at the Lewis Co. Fairgrounds. Come join in the fun!
21 days ago, Susan Moore
Highland Elementary
HES Lost & Found - Your kiddo lost it we've probably found it😊 Parents be sure to check these tables out.
21 days ago, Highland Elementary
John French
Special thanks to the Lewis County & Marion County Sheriff’s Departments, LaGrange & Shelbina Police Departments, and the State Highway Patrol for helping Highland assure the safety and security of their students and staff! #GoCougars
21 days ago, John French
Sarah Adam
Reminder about our presentations tonight starting at 6:00 pm at HHS in the commons covering mental health, online safety, and drug, alcohol, vaping, and safe driving.
21 days ago, Sarah Adam
John French
Highland Cross Country competed at Salisbury on Monday in extremely windy, cold and muddy conditions. Congratulations to Highland medalists Carlie Davis (11th), Aiden Roberts (10th), and Caedon Brownell (8th)! The team travels to Bowling Green on Friday 10/25/19. #GoCougars
21 days ago, John French
John French
Highland sends their condolences to the family and friends of Jan Little. Jan served the District for 15 yrs as a teacher & started the gifted program at Highland. She has also served the district for several years as a valued substitute teacher. http://bit.ly/2W837sf
21 days ago, John French
Traci Brinkley
HES Spirit Wear shirts will be coming home today. The Design Cube did a fantastic job. BIG SHOUT OUT TO OUR HES PTO TEAM! We had over 700 shirts this year to sort and organize. Michelle Clapp and Stacy Ewalt spent five hours last night working diligently to make sure our Spirit Wear shirts could be sent home today. This would not be possible without the extra hours of help from Nikki Bowen, Sarah Bartz, Ashleigh Vaughn, Chrissie Yonker, Lindsay Caudill, Ronda Post, Amy Hustead, Mrs. Schultz, Mrs. Jennings, Mrs. Bainter, Mrs. Goodwin, and Mrs. Sharpe. Thanks again! PTO
21 days ago, Traci Brinkley
Highland Softball
Congratulations to Highland Junior Amber Megee for being selected to the Clarence Cannon Conference All-Conference Team as a 2nd Team Catcher. Amber was also selected to the Class 2 District 6 All-District Team.
21 days ago, Highland Softball
Highland Softball
Congratulations to Highland Senior Addy Johnson for being selected to the Clarence Cannon Conference All-Conference team as a 1st Team Infielder. Addy was also selected to the Class 2 District 6 All-District Team.
21 days ago, Highland Softball
Highland Softball
Congratulations to Highland Senior Pitcher Lauren Merrell for being named the 2019 Clarence Cannon Conference Softball Player of the Year. Lauren was selected as a 1st team All-Conference Pitcher, and she was also selected to the Class 2 District 6 All-District Team as a pitcher.
21 days ago, Highland Softball
Mrs. Phillips
Third graders using Google Earth to explore the Mississippi River. We learned about the explorers while we took our voyage!
21 days ago, Mrs. Phillips
Jeff Oenning
Wednesday is the last night for the Scholastic Book Fair. It will be open until 8 pm Wednesday night.
22 days ago, Jeff Oenning
Megan Carmody
HES fourth graders had the TREMENDOUS honor of traveling to Quincy Community Theatre this afternoon to watch a preview of their upcoming production of The Boxcar Children! It was so cool to watch our classmate Quinton on stage! Thank you to QCT for a great afternoon at the theater #cougarsinthespotlight
22 days ago, Megan Carmody
Megan Carmody
HES fourth graders had the TREMENDOUS honor of traveling to Quincy Community Theatre this afternoon to watch a preview of their upcoming production of The Boxcar Children! It was so cool to watch our classmate Quinton on stage! Thank you to QCT for a great afternoon at the theater #cougarsinthespotlight
22 days ago, Megan Carmody
Coach Degarmo
The Highland football team is happy to announce it has raised $850 for the Blessing Breast Center through the sale of Pink Night shirts!
22 days ago, Coach Degarmo
Meleia Niemann
Highland Lady Cougars Basketball Team wore "black and gold" on Monday to honor Coach Jamar White and to show our support to the Monroe City girls basketball team #fam
23 days ago, Meleia Niemann
John French
Highland High School has just announced they are in lockdown for a random and routine annual drug dog search. Police vehicles are at school for this reason. There are no safety concerns.
23 days ago, John French
Sarah Adam
Reminder about FAFSA Assistance Night Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 5-8 in the Paula Wallace Memorial Library
23 days ago, Sarah Adam
Highland High School Drama Club
Best wishes this week to HES 4th grader Quinton Miller as he debuts on the Quincy Community Theatre mainstage in The Boxcar Children! Break a leg, Quinton! #cougarsinthespotlight 📷 Credit: Quincy Community Theatre
24 days ago, Highland High School Drama Club
John French
All of us in Cougar Nation send our condolences to our conference friends at Monroe City as they mourn the loss of Assistant football and basketball coach, Jamar White. We stand with you in this difficult time!
24 days ago, John French
Susan Rossmiller
Congratulations to the Varsity Highland Cougar Football Team on a 28 to 22 victory over the Knox County Eagles. It’s a great night to be a Cougar!
25 days ago, Susan Rossmiller
Mr. Sparks
Congratulations to the Marching Highlanders on finishing their marching band year in 1st place at the Culver-Stockton Homecoming Parade!!!
25 days ago, Mr. Sparks
Susan Rossmiller
Highland Defense working hard to push back the Knox Co Eagles. Highland 20 Knox 22. LET’S GO BIG GOLD!
25 days ago, Susan Rossmiller
Susan Rossmiller
Highland Varsity Cheer Squad cheering on the football team. Great Job ladies as they rally the crowd behind our Highland Cougar Football team!!
25 days ago, Susan Rossmiller
 Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Highland continues to lead into the half at Knox Co. tonight 20 to 8!
25 days ago, Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Susan Rossmiller
Cougar Football off to an exciting start tonight against Knox Co. Highland leads in the first quarter 14 to 0. Let’s Go COUGARS!
25 days ago, Susan Rossmiller
Coach Scifres
Sadly, the 2019 Highland softball season came to an end today with a 5-1 loss to Palmyra in the district championship. I am very proud of our team and the season that our players and coaches were able to put together. I want to thank everyone who has helped us and supported us throughout the year. I am especially proud of our seniors and I have enjoyed coaching them through the years. - Coach Scifres
25 days ago, Coach Scifres
Highland AD
Highland falls to Palmyra in the district championship softball game 5-1!! Great season ladies Cougar Nation is proud of you!! GO COUGARS!!
25 days ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Headed to the top of the 7th and the Lady Cougars trail Palmyra 5-1 in district championship action!! GO COUGARS!!
25 days ago, Highland AD
Carol ClayMann
Art club students tie die with real indigo! Beautiful blues!
26 days ago, Carol ClayMann
John French
Good luck to all the Cougars representing Highland today!! Lady Cougars in the Softball District Championship game, The Marching Highlanders in Canton, Highland Football at Knox, and the Cross Country kids at The NCMC Conference Meet. #GoCougars
26 days ago, John French
Highland AD
Due to the forecasted rain for tomorrow 10/19 the district championship softball game time has been moved to noon tomorrow at Clark Co. The bus will leave Highland at 930. Good luck!! GO COUGARS!!
26 days ago, Highland AD
Traci Brinkley
PTO October Newsletter
26 days ago, Traci Brinkley
Highland Elementary PBS
HES October Students of the Month enjoyed a Friday afternoon ice cream party! We are so proud of how hard these students work to give their best everyday! #responsible #respectful #safe
26 days ago, Highland Elementary PBS
Kim Bainter
Mrs. Bainter’s class enjoyed reading with their partners. It is Flashlight Friday so we read with our flashlights.
26 days ago, Kim Bainter
Tricia Hinton
When @BASF @BASFCorporation comes to your classroom, you know things are going to get interesting! Thank you for these smiles, we had a great day. #fourthgraderocks #moscience #moteach
27 days ago, Tricia Hinton
Kelley Jennings
Mrs. Jennings' Kinders had a great day at Appleberry Orchard! We learned about pumpkins, met some animals, went on a wagon ride, and had fun playing! A big thank you to the parents for helping!
27 days ago, Kelley Jennings
Highland AD
Reminder that this week’s Varsity Football game will be played on Saturday October 19 at Knox Co. Kickoff is at 7pm. GO COUGARS!!
27 days ago, Highland AD
Coach Scifres
Great win tonight, 7-2 over Macon. The Lady Cougars advance and play for the district championship on Saturday at 1:00 PM.
27 days ago, Coach Scifres
John French
Highland parents: please see the recently posted news article on our app/website regarding a parent education opportunity next Wednesday at 6pm during parent/teacher conferences. Excellent opportunity to gain some knowledge, tips and hints on current youth issues faced!
27 days ago, John French
Highland AD
Final from Clark Co. Lady Cougars defeat Macon 7-2 to advance to the district championship game Saturday at 1pm. GO COUGARS!!
27 days ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Headed to the bottom of the 7th Lady Cougars lead Macon 7-2!! GO COUGARS!!
27 days ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Varsity softball heads to the top of the 6th inning leading Macon in district semifinal action 5-2!! GO COUGARS!!
27 days ago, Highland AD
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES Kindergarten had a great day for their field trip to Appleberry Orchard. Thanks to the Kindergarten teachers and Appleberry Orchard for making this such a fun AND educational day!
27 days ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Kim Bainter
Mrs. Bainter’s class enjoyed a great field trip!
27 days ago, Kim Bainter
Mr. Post - HES Principal
Recently at HES Mrs. Fryer & Mrs. Smith taught students about bees and their involvement in nature. Students learned about the bee's life, got to see the bee keepers suit, a honeycomb, bee keepers tools, & try honey from a local beehive.
28 days ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mrs. Kim Berhorst
HHS Student Council members helped serve lunch with the American Legion Auxiliary unit on Tuesday as a community service project.
28 days ago, Mrs. Kim Berhorst
Tricia Hinton
Fourth Graders took a trip to NY, NY today to the @IntrepidMuseum Thanks for the STELLAR @SkypeClassroom visit today!! 3 war tours. Air, Space and Sea commissions. Truly fascinating American History
28 days ago, Tricia Hinton
Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Hinton 4th grade science classes inquired about thick and thin lava today. Exploring why some volcanoes explode using @MysterySci #fourthgraderocks
28 days ago, Tricia Hinton
John French
HS parents: apparently a student from another school took a BB gun to Hannibal today. Highland students were not involved and the situation was handled without anyone being in danger. Hannibal did have an unrelated drug dog search today also. All HHS students are safe!
29 days ago, John French
Mrs. Wiskirchen
Several 7th and 9th Graders from Highland attended the Hannibal Manufacturing Day today where they learned about a variety of careers in Manufacturing! Thank you to all of the vendors for their time and the information provided to our students!
29 days ago, Mrs. Wiskirchen
Kelley Jennings
Mrs. Jennings' Kinders received enough compliments for a bubble party! Way to be Responsible, Respectful, & Safe!
30 days ago, Kelley Jennings
Kelley Jennings
Mrs. Jennings' Kinders received enough compliments for a bubble party! Way to be Responsible, Respectful, & Safe!
30 days ago, Kelley Jennings
Kelley Jennings
Mrs. Jennings' Kinders received enough compliments for a bubble party! Way to be Responsible, Respectful, & Safe!
30 days ago, Kelley Jennings
Coach Rose
Junior High boys basketball practice schedule for the next two days is as followed Tuesday after school @ High School gym, Wednesday @630 am at HES.
about 1 month ago, Coach Rose
John French
Highland Varsity Cross Country teams come away from the Clopton meet with 7 medalists and 2 team plaques! Varsity girls get 2nd place and Varsity boys finish in 3rd place overall. #GoCougars #CougarPride
about 1 month ago, John French
Jeff Oenning
The Scholastic Book Fair runs all this week and ends Wednesday, 10/23 at 8:00 pm.
about 1 month ago, Jeff Oenning
Highland Elementary PBS
HES students earned their THIRD schoolwide reward compliment party this morning! With the help of our Principal Prize Patrol winner Isabell, the whole school got to watch Mr. Post and Mr. Scifres going taste bud to taste bud in the Beanboozled Challenge! They had to eat jelly beans that looked normal on the outside but could taste like stinky socks or dirty dishwater! Yuck! We're glad they have strong stomachs! #responsible #respectful #safe
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary PBS
 Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Another Great night for the Marching Highlanders!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Mr. Sparks
Congratulations to the Marching Highlanders placing 1st in the Parade of Champions and 3rd in a very close Field Show composition!!!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Sparks
Coach Degarmo
School records broken last night: Pass attempts (Mallett 42), Rush attempts (Goehl 28), Receiving TDs (Schroeder 3 ties record), longest passing play (Mallett to Schroeder 99 yards.). Great work! Go Cougars!
about 1 month ago, Coach Degarmo
Highland AD
Thank you to Mrs. Kim Berhorst and the HHS Student Council for organizing a fantastic Senior Night!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Angie Seals
Mrs. Seals’ class was thrilled to receive their monsters today from the HHS Fashion Design and Construction class. We read “I Need My Monster” and then drew and wrote about our monsters. They were sent to the high school and the students surprised us with a special hand delivery today. My students loved them! We are so thankful for Mrs. Huchteman’s idea and collaboration!
about 1 month ago, Angie Seals
Highland AD
Big win for the Cougars on Sr. Night 40-12 over West Hancock!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Drew Mallett’s 99.5 yard touchdown pass to Dylan Schroeder puts Highland up 40-12 over West Hancock!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
John French
At the end of 3 quarters, Cougars 32 and Titans 12, with Highland converting the 2 point play after each of their 4 touchdowns! #GoCougars
about 1 month ago, John French
Highland AD
At the half the Cougars lead West Hancock 24-0!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
After 1 quarter Highland leads West Hancock 16-0!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland Elementary
Today was FIRE SAFETY DAY at HES. Special thanks to LaGrange Fire & Rescue, Lewis Co. R-4 Protection District, Western Lewis Co. Fire Protection, Lewis Co. Ambulance District, & Survival Flight 3. These groups spent the day talking with students about fire safety skills.
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland AD
Reminder that tonight is Senior Night. Seniors involved with football, band, FFA trap shooting, Cheerleading and cross country will be recognized starting at 615. Lineup with seniors will start at 6pm.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Coach Degarmo
Jr High Girls Basketball will begin practice Monday Oct. 14 at 6:45 am in the high school gym.
about 1 month ago, Coach Degarmo
Alicia Favre
Reminder: Wagner Portrait Studio will be at HHS Tuesday, 10/15 for retakes and Senior composite photos. Retake order forms are available in the office. Senior forms will be sent home with the students.
about 1 month ago, Alicia Favre
Angie Seals
Mrs. Seals’ class has the tower garden assembled. Students planted the seeds on Thursday. They practiced following step-by-step directions and counting. They are also now in the process of learning patience. The seedlings have to be 2-3 inches before they are transferred to the tower. Mrs. Seals’ class cannot thank KHQA and their sponsors enough for the one classroom at a time grant which made this possible!
about 1 month ago, Angie Seals
Coach Rose
Junior High Boys Basketball will begin practice Monday October 14th in the high school gym. Please make sure you have a physical and proof of insurance turned into the high school office before Monday.
about 1 month ago, Coach Rose
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Homebank representatives talked to Personal Finance students about making good financial decisions.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Homebank representatives talked to Personal Finance students about making good financial decisions.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Alicia Favre
Reminder: Wagner Portrait Studio will be at HHS tomorrow, 10/11 for Fall Sports Pictures.
about 1 month ago, Alicia Favre
Coach Scifres
Highland softball wins 4-2 versus Knox Co. Congratulations to senior pitcher Lauren Merrell for breaking the Highland career strikeout record (625, previously held by Julie Schultz 2008-2011). With 16 vs Knox Co tonight, she is currently at 633 career strikeouts.
about 1 month ago, Coach Scifres
Tricia Hinton
Fourth Grade officially opened a @little free library in Ewing Park this evening! It's well stocked and ready for readers! Thank you @EwingCommunityPark for your help and support.
about 1 month ago, Tricia Hinton
Kim Bainter
Mrs. Bainter’s class earned their bubble party for our class compliments!
about 1 month ago, Kim Bainter
Traci Brinkley
CANDY BAR SALES REMINDER: We are off to a great start with candy bar sales! Thank you for all of your hard work! Please remember if you requested another box, the majority of boxes are being sent home on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Also, when you sign the bottom of the envelope requesting another box, please specify if you would like variety or caramel. This will help us a lot! Thank you, PTO
about 1 month ago, Traci Brinkley
Kim Bainter
Mrs. Bainter’s class were nature detectives today and recorded what we found around our school!
about 1 month ago, Kim Bainter
Mrs. Phillips
We are busy growing seeds in Mrs. Phillips' class. We decided to see if the seeds would grow better in zip lock bags, or cups. Which do you think will grow better?
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Phillips
Traci Brinkley
Join the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) at HES this coming Tuesday, October 15th (6:00 p.m.) for our monthly PTO meeting. This KID FRIENDLY meeting will be held in the AV lab (next to the HES library). We will be discussing our candy bar sales, mother/son event, and daddy/daughter ideas. We would love for you to join us!! Please mark your calendars because we hope to see you then! Thank you, PTO
about 1 month ago, Traci Brinkley
Tricia Hinton
The day is finally here! Please join us in the Ewing Community Park tomorrow evening for the official opening of fourth grades first Little Free Library! We will be there tomorrow from 5:30-6:00 to visit and stock our library. If you are planning on coming, please bring a book!
about 1 month ago, Tricia Hinton
 Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Congratulations to the Lewis County C-1 FFA Trap Shooting team for placing 2nd out of 21 teams at the NE District Trapshoot with a score of 454/500. Mathew Richardson was the high overall shooter with 98/100. Great Shooting!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Highland AD
Due to the impending weather forecasted for Thursday Oct. 10 the Varsity Softball game scheduled against Knox Co. has been moved to Wednesday Oct. 9. First pitch will be at 5pm. Varsity only! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
The National Honor Society officers for the 2019-2020 year are: Secretary-Jolie Geisendorfer, Treasurer-Kenzie Rutledge, Vice President-Braeden Wenneker, and President-Ellie Teneyck.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Tricia Hinton
4th grade took a trip to Yellowstone National Park this morning! Shew, what a trip! We visited wildlife, learned about volcanic activity and other geological features. @SkypeClassroom @YellowstoneNPS
about 1 month ago, Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
On Thursday, October 3, Highland FBLA held its Officer Installation/New Member Induction Ceremony. State Officer Emma Sheerman assisted in the ceremony.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Mr. Sparks
Congratulations to The Marching Highlanders placing 1st place in the Parade, and 2nd in the Field Show Competition at Monroe City!!!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Sparks
Pam TenEyck
First grade had a great time with grandparents today at our annual Grandparents’ Day celebration!
about 1 month ago, Pam TenEyck
Mary Jo Johnson
First Graders had special visitors today! Grandparent’s Day 2019 at HES!
about 1 month ago, Mary Jo Johnson
Megan Carmody
Our PBS September drawing prize was a fluffy slime making party! This afternoon, the winner of that drawing—2nd grader Rylea Clay and three of her buddies—got to be scientists and create fun and very fluffy slime! #responsiblerespectfulsafe
about 1 month ago, Megan Carmody
Mary Jo Johnson
Cadet teachers are the best! Thanks
about 1 month ago, Mary Jo Johnson
Miki Geisendorfer
5th grade students made sundials in Mrs. Geisendorfer’s science class today.
about 1 month ago, Miki Geisendorfer
Mr. Post - HES Principal
Congratulations to Isabell Richardson! She was the October HES PRINCIPAL PRIZE PATROL BIG WINNER! She had a surprise pizza delivery from Miss Carmody, Mr. Scifres, & Mr. Post! Thanks Isabell for GIVING YOUR BEST AT HES! Wonder who next months BIG WINNER will be🤔? Stay tuned😉
about 1 month ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
John French
Congrats to Highland’s Varsity XC runners for running well today at Moberly. Many improved times!! Boys results: http://trxctiming.com/Moberly/XC/Invite/Results/2019/varsity_boys.html Girls results: http://trxctiming.com/Moberly/XC/Invite/Results/2019/varsity_girls.htm
about 1 month ago, John French
Carol ClayMann
15 Art Students traveled to Kansas City On Saturday to the Nelson Atkins Museum of art
about 1 month ago, Carol ClayMann
Traci Brinkley
CANDY BAR KICKOFF is MONDAY, OCTOBER 7th! Candy bars WILL BE COMING HOME ON MONDAY for those that signed up to participate in the fundraiser. If parents would like to pick up the candy bars, please write a note as soon as possible. If you do not write a note, the candy bars will be sent home on the bus. If you have questions, please contact Mrs. Brinkley or Mrs. Goodwin at 573-209-3586. Thank you for joining in on raising money for HES and GOOD LUCK! PTO
about 1 month ago, Traci Brinkley
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES is proud to recognize Mr. Rusty Leftwich as our OCTOBER bus driver of the month. Our bus drivers have an underappreciated but vital task to transport our most precious cargo. Thank you Mr. Leftwich for GIVING YOUR BEST everyday in getting our kiddos where they need to be!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES is proud to recognize Ms. Tamara Washburn as our OCTOBER staff of the month. We're so thankful to have her as a part of our team. Thanks Ms. Washburn for GIVING YOUR BEST each day and helping make HES Great!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES is proud to recognize Mrs. Schultz as our OCTOBER teacher of the month. We're so thankful to have her as a part of our team. Thanks Mrs. Schultz for GIVING YOUR BEST each day and helping make HES Great!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
John French
Highland's JH Cross Country runners competed well at the Liberty meet on Tuesday. Some season best times for many of the Cougars! #GoCougars #CougarPride
about 1 month ago, John French
John French
Congratulations to Highland JH runners Kaycie Stahl (10th), Macy Hamlin (18th), Madison Kessler (19th), Gage Rudd (8th), and Brady Campen (18th) & Highland Varsity runner Carlie Davis (13th) on earning medals at the Elsberry Invitational on Monday 9-30-19!!
about 1 month ago, John French
Sarah Adam
JWCC Makerfest
about 1 month ago, Sarah Adam
Sarah Adam
JWCC Makerfest. Students toured the Workforce Development Center and job fair.
about 1 month ago, Sarah Adam
Sarah Adam
JWCC Makerfest
about 1 month ago, Sarah Adam
Mrs. Phillips
Mrs. Phillips's class wants to thank Kathy Abell and Cathy Wiewel for sponsoring free books for the month of September and October!!!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Phillips
Highland AD
Due to the possibility of rain later this evening the Varsity softball game vs. Palmyra will be played first at 5pm tonight followed by JV. Senior Night activities will take place between games.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Megan Carmody
HHS Drama Club is hard at work rehearsing for our fall play Trap! We are presenting this play at the Lewis Street Playhouse in Canton November 14th-17th!
about 1 month ago, Megan Carmody
Megan Carmody
HHS Drama Club is hard at work rehearsing for our fall play Trap! We are presenting this play at the Lewis Street Playhouse in Canton November 14th-17th!
about 1 month ago, Megan Carmody
Coach Rose
Junior High Boys Basketball will start practice Monday October 14th after school in the High School Gym.
about 1 month ago, Coach Rose
Highland Elementary
HES held the first PROMISE DAY LIVE digital assembly today. Mrs. Shrader's class hosted the inaugural event due to their 98+% Sept. attendance rate. WOW! Students & staff were recognized & played games broadcast around HES as we recommit to GIVING OUR BEST in Oct. #GoCougars
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Sarah Adam
FAFSA Assistance Night is October 23 from 5-8 pm in the Paula Wallace Memorial Library. The 2020-21 FAFSA opened today!
about 1 month ago, Sarah Adam
Highland AD
The JH softball games against Knox Co have been rescheduled for Monday Oct 7 at 5pm at Knox Co.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for October: 6th Grader - Trinity Clark “Trinity is a student who works hard in the classroom, she always meets expectations, and is helpful to others. She is a great example for her classmates!” - 6th Grade Teachers
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for October: 5th Grader - Colin McReynolds “Colin is a kind, helpful student who is always giving his best at H.E.S.!” - 5th Grade Teachers
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for October: 4th Grader Ethan Steinkamp “Ethan always follows our expectations and puts forth excellent effort in class. We can always count on him to be a role model for his classmates.” - 4th Grade Teachers
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for October: 3rd Grader - Dallas Harper “Dallas is very helpful in the classroom. We are impressed by his efforts to work and complete tasks. He is a positive student!” - 3rd Grade Teachers
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for October: 2nd Grader - Amy Savage “Amy works hard everyday, she is helpful to other students, and she follows our school expectations. She is a great role model to other students.” - 2nd Grade Teachers
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for October: 1st Grader - Suny Wallace “We can always count on Suny to follow expectations. He works hard in class to complete his work. He is also very kind and respectful to his teachers and his classmates!” - 1st Grade Teachers
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
HES Student of the Month Spotlight for October Kindergartner - Noah Wassenhove Cramer “Noah sets a good example for his classmates. He works hard and is kind to others!” - Kindergarten Teachers
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
Congratulations to our October Students of the Month: Front Row: Kindergartner Noah Wassenhove Cramer, 2nd Grader Amy Savage, 1st Grader, Suny Wallace Back Row: 4th Grader Ethan Steinkamp, 6th Grader Trinity Clark, 5th Grader Colin McReynolds, & 3rd Grader Dallas Harper
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland Elementary
Tonight at HHS there will be a Beginning Band Night for all 6th grade students interested in joining band. At this event parents can find out all the necessary details involved with instrument rentals and or purchasing. You can also find out more info at BeginBandNow.com
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Mrs. Kim Berhorst
Congratulations to our 2019 Homecoming king JT McDermott and queen Kenzie Rutledge.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Kim Berhorst
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Highland FBLA is selling Krispy Kreme doughnuts. Please see a member or email Mrs Gray to order yours. All orders with payment are due Oct 15. Orders will be delivered Oct 23.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Highland AD
V/JV Softball scheduled for today vs. Palmyra is cancelled and rescheduled for Wednesday Oct. 2. Sr. Night will be held between games
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Jr. High softball scheduled for today at Knox Co is cancelled. Reschedule is pending!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Due to Louisiana having a shortage of players the JV Football game scheduled for Monday Sept 30 is cancelled.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
The 2nd half of the Highland vs. Palmyra Varsity Football game will be played at 1pm today at Highland!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Thank you to the Lewis Co Youth football League for your understanding and your extra work in rescheduling your games so we could get our suspended football game in at 1 pm tomorrow!! You are all amazing!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
I would like to send a huge thank you out to Sheriff David Parrish and the Lewis Co Sheriff’s Office, Lewis Co Emergency Management and the MSHP for their help tonight in keeping everyone safe with all of this volatile weather at our Varsity Football game!! Thank You!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Mr. Post - HES Principal
The weather played havoc with homecoming all day but that didn't stop the Cougars. Since HES couldn't travel to HHS for the homecoming pep rally it traveled to us. Thanks to the HS administration, Marching Highlanders, Football team, & Cheerleaders for making it all possible.
about 1 month ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mrs. Huchteman
FCCLA members are selling RADA Cutlery and That's My Pan to raise funds to attend Missouri FCCLA Fall Leadership Conference. If you are interested in purchasing or would like to make a donation follow the links below or email khuchteman@lewis.k12.mo.us. https://radafundraising.com/?rfsn=1936527.28ccf http://www.thatsmypan.biz/FRMO69384
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Huchteman
Amber Bartz
Homecoming Pep Rally at HES!
about 1 month ago, Amber Bartz
John French
Thanks to HHS counselors, Highland HS students were provided business cards with Suicide Awareness facts & the Suicide Prevention Hotline number. Students also received wristbands and participated in several activities designed to raise awareness on suicide and its prevention.
about 1 month ago, John French
John French
On Wednesday, Highland High School and Highland Elementary received active shooter training during the early release Professional Development time. Special thanks to Mr. Buening for getting and maintaining trainer certification for this course!
about 1 month ago, John French
Tricia Hinton
Fourth Graders visit @TJMonticello @MonticelloforTeachers #teachmonticello Beautiful day up on the mountain!
about 1 month ago, Tricia Hinton
Kim Bainter
Ms. Allen and Mrs. Bainter’s class enjoyed making applesauce to celebrate Johnny Appleseed’s birthday!
about 1 month ago, Kim Bainter
Coach Degarmo
Reminder that all pink night t shirt order forms are due tomorrow (Friday 9/27)
about 1 month ago, Coach Degarmo
Kelley Jennings
Mrs. Jennings' Class celebrated Johnny Appleseed Day learning about the life cycle of an apple tree and eating a variety of apple foods!
about 1 month ago, Kelley Jennings
Megan Carmody
HES students have been working hard in music the past few weeks to learn the Highland Fight Song so they can cheer on their Cougars! #GoCougars
about 1 month ago, Megan Carmody
Highland AD
Due to the significant threat of severe weather tomorrow evening the Varsity Football game has been moved to a 5pm start time. Homecoming crowning, cheer performance and band performance will all take place at halftime.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Traci Brinkley
Reminder: HES Spirit Wear order forms were due today! If you forgot to turn it in today, please make sure you turn it in by tomorrow. Thursday, September 26th will be the last day we will accept orders. Thank you, PTO.
about 1 month ago, Traci Brinkley
Traci Brinkley
REMINDER: HES Candy Bar Fundraiser permission slips are due this Thursday, September 26th! We are really excited about raising money for our school, so we hope you join in on this adventure!! THANKS, PTO!
about 1 month ago, Traci Brinkley
 Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Congratulations to the Lewis County FFA trap team for placing 2nd in the area trap shoot. The team will advance to districts.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Highland AD
Congratulations to the Highland Lady Cougar Softball team on a nice 6-2 victory over Hannibal!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Bus 19 Alan Toliver is back on the route and is running approximately 35 minutes behind schedule.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Bus 19 Alan Toliver will be running late due to bus malfunction. The amount of the delay is undetermined at this time.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
John French
Students (Parents) that will be or need to take the ACT - HHS students can use the following link to be enrolled in a FREE ACT Class that starts tonight (6p-8:30p). We will have a class at school in the HS Library tonight!! https://www.varsitytutors.com/free-sat-act-prep-course
about 1 month ago, John French
Mrs. Kim Johnston
Mrs. Johnston's 1st Graders were excited to go to the Cougar Den today! They enjoyed spending their Cougar Cash they have earned for giving their best!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Kim Johnston
Mrs. Miller
Mrs. Miller's second grade was super excited to receive their first free book of the school year! Thanks to Mrs. Miller's friends and family the students will receive a book on their reading level every month!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Miller
John French
Congratulations to the Highland 3rd & 4th grade youth Football team on a 39-6 win over VanFar on Saturday! #GoCougars #CougarPride
about 1 month ago, John French
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES students & staff are encouraged to join in the dress up days this week for HHS homecoming celebrations :) #GoCougars
about 1 month ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mrs. Kim Berhorst
Join us in celebrating homecoming week!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Kim Berhorst
Mr. Sparks
Marching Highlanders take 2nd place in the field show competition, and 4th in the parade!!! They also won the caption for best musicianship in class 2!!!!
about 1 month ago, Mr. Sparks
Coach Scifres
Cairo Varsity Softball Champions. 10-4 over Schuyler 8-0 over Moberly 11-1 over North Callaway
about 1 month ago, Coach Scifres
Highland AD
Cairo Tournament Champions!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
The Highland Lady Cougar Softball team takes home the Cairo Softball Tournament Championship with an 11-1 victory over North Callaway!! Congratulations ladies!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
JH softball is 1-1 at the Kirksville JH Tournament!! They will play for 3rd at 1:30!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Varsity Softball wins first two at the Cairo Tournament. 10-4 over Schuyler Co and 8-0 over Moberly!! Will play for the championship at 2:00 vs. the winner of Community R-6 and North Callaway!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Susan Rossmiller
Lewis Co C-1 trap team showcases their skills at Tolona Saturday morning.
about 1 month ago, Susan Rossmiller
McKenzie Shrader
Mrs. Shrader’s class got their first set of free books! Her family and friends have donated money to give each child a free book every month! This month’s donor was Larraleigh Hetzler. Thank you! We could not be more thankful and just look at those excited faces 😁❤️📚
about 1 month ago, McKenzie Shrader
Traci Brinkley
It is time for our 2019 CANDY BAR FUNDRAISER!! Fundraiser forms have been sent home and are due back next Thursday, September 26th. We are excited to start the Kick-off on October 7th! We are ready to raise money for our school, and we hope you can help with this adventure.
about 1 month ago, Traci Brinkley
Kelley Jennings
It was great to see everyone at HES Family Fun Night! Kindergarten received information about curriculum, made playdough apples for our number trees, and read Fall books. Thanks for coming!
about 1 month ago, Kelley Jennings
Mr. Post - HES Principal
Thanks to all who came out to the HES Family Fun Night tonight! The bounce house was a BIG hit and those hot dogs were delicious :) Thanks to all the awesome HES staff who made this event possible. What an amazing group of educators! #GoCougars
about 1 month ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mrs. Phillips
Mrs. Phillips class made another friend! Meet Flash! We found him on our walks.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Phillips
Highland AD
Bus 16 (Lewistown bus) will be delayed due to getting rerouted due to a downed power pole. The amount of time the delay will be is unknown.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland Elementary
Looking forward to seeing everyone tonight (5-7) at HES for the 1st Family Fun Night of the year. Bring the family out to enjoy a light meal, fun activities, & a bounce house. #GoCougars
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Hinton's 4th grade class took a virtual trip to learn about the US Constitution in celebration of Constitution Day. Thank you to Mrs.Moore and Mrs. Dehner for your help!
about 1 month ago, Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Phillips
Mrs. Phillips' science classes took a walk in nature. We then collected our favorite leaves, and journaled the differences.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Phillips
Highland AD
Due to a scheduling conflict at Mark Twain the JH softball games scheduled for today at Highland have been cancelled!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Traci Brinkley
HES Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) would like to thank the parents and teachers who attended our Welcome Back meeting on Tuesday 9/17. Many great ideas were shared!! Our next meeting is October 15th at 6:00 p.m. in the HES AV lab (next to the library). We hope to see you then. Kids are welcome!!
about 1 month ago, Traci Brinkley
Highland AD
Sheriff David Parrish providing awesome training to our staff about drug recognition as well as the signs and symptoms of various types of drug use!! Thanks Sheriff!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
School Resource Officer Cory Bennett providing valuable information to our staff on the vaping epidemic!! Great presentation Deputy Bennett!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Sarah Adam
ACT October 26, 2019 test date registration deadline is Friday, September 20, 2019. Register at www.act.org
about 1 month ago, Sarah Adam
Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Highland FBLA attending Career Day at Busch Stadium.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Stephanie Gray
Tricia Hinton
Mrs.Hinton and 4th grade students addressed Ewing City Council tonight to seek permission to place our #littlefreelibrary in the Ewing Park. We are pleased to say we can set the pole tomorrow!
about 1 month ago, Tricia Hinton
Highland AD
Varsity Softball falls to a quality Canton team 4-2!! GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Coach Degarmo
JH softball games vs Palmyra are currently delayed due to heat. Anticipated first pitch is now 5:20.
about 1 month ago, Coach Degarmo
Coach Scifres
Another win for the Lady Cougars! Lauren Merrell went 4 for 5 at the plate with 2 doubles, 2 RBI, and 3 runs scored. Gwyn Murphy earned the win giving up 3 hits and striking out 3.
about 1 month ago, Coach Scifres
Highland AD
The JV softball game tonight at Louisiana is cancelled due to low player numbers for the Lady Bulldogs. Varsity will start at 5pm and play 1 game. GO COUGARS!!
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Alicia Favre
Reminder: Jostens will be at HHS tomorrow, 9/17 to take class ring orders. A time change has been made to accommodate Cross Country athletes: Jostens will be available to meet with CC students from 12:45-1:20 p.m. They will be available to all other students from 1:30-6:00 p.m.
about 1 month ago, Alicia Favre
John French
Congratulations to Cheyenne VanMeter for making All-District Choir!! #GoCougars #CougarPride
about 1 month ago, John French
Highland Elementary
Join the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) at HES this Tuesday, Sept 17th (6:00 p.m.) for an informal PTO Welcome Meeting. This KID FRIENDLY welcome meeting will be held in the AV lab (next to library) with snacks provided :)
about 1 month ago, Highland Elementary
Highland AD
The JV Football game scheduled for tomorrow 9/16 at Scotland Co has been cancelled due to low player numbers at Scotland Co.
about 1 month ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Congratulations to the Highland Lady Cougars as they go 3-1 at the Putnam Co Tournament and capture 3rd place with a big win over Clark Co. GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Highland defeats North Callaway 4-3 will now face winner of Clark Co and Chillicothe for 3rd place!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
John French
Congratulations to the Highland Cross Country runners on some fine performances today at the Palmyra Invitational. We are still short a few runners, but we still had full teams in the Varsity Boys (4th) and Girls (5th) and the Jr. High Boys (8th)! Several medalists! #GoCougars
2 months ago, John French
John French
The Highland High School Marching Highlanders performed very well today at the Lewistown Parade!!
2 months ago, John French
John French
Congratulations to Mr. Post, Mr. Scifres and the entire faculty and staff of Highland Elementary School for receiving the 2019 Model PLC designation. HES becomes 1 of only 237 school buildings in the entire nation to receive this award! #GoCougars #CougarPride
2 months ago, John French
Highland AD
Highland Softball wins over South Harrison 5-2 in game 1 of the Putnam Co Tournament then falls to the host school 2-0. Next up North Callaway!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
The Marching Highlanders will perform at Lewistown Appreciation Days today!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Good luck to the Highland Varsity Softball team as the travel to Putnam Co to compete in a 4 game tournament today!! First game starts at 1030!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Good Luck to the Highland FFA trap team as they travel to compete at Macon today!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Good luck to the Highland V/JV and JH Cross Country teams as they compete today at Palmyra!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Tracy Gonnerman
The deadline to place letter jacket orders has been extended to September 20, 2019. Order forms can be picked up in the high school office. Orders can also be placed by emailing jane@made-foryou.com or via made-foryou.com.
2 months ago, Tracy Gonnerman
Highland AD
‪Good luck to the Highland Varsity Football team as they travel to Monroe City for week 3 of the high school football season!! GO COUGARS!! ‬
2 months ago, Highland AD
Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Hinton's science classes got outside today to practice their observation and questioning skills. #dontkillthewonder #fourthgraderocks
2 months ago, Tricia Hinton
Mrs. Phillips
Mrs. Phillips' got a new class pet today. Thank you Corrine. The girls made a beautiful home for him. Notice there is a lot of black which means snow! Welcome Fluffy!
2 months ago, Mrs. Phillips
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES StuCo Election Day - So proud of all the Student Council officer candidates. Great job on you speeches everyone! Regardless of who is elected you all represented yourselves & HES well! #GoCougars
2 months ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Amy Schultz
Each kindergarten family gets a picture of their child on the first day of kindergarten with the superintendent, principals and their new teacher. This is Mrs. Schultz's kindergarten class on their first day.
2 months ago, Amy Schultz
Highland AD
Congratulations to the Highland JH Gold Softball team on a 15-5 victory over Clark Co. GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Congratulations to the Lady Cougar Softball team on a 1-0 victory over Brookfield. Lady Cougars move to 2-2 on the season and 2-0 in the CCC. GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Alicia Favre
Jane Burton with "Made for You" will be at HHS tomorrow, 9/13 to take orders for letter jackets & patches. Order forms are in the high school office. Payment is due at the time of ordering.
2 months ago, Alicia Favre
Coach Degarmo
Highland Cougars Pink Night will be Oct. 11 vs West Hancock. Shirts are available to order now! All proceeds go to the Blessing Breast Center. Order forms due Sept. 27
2 months ago, Coach Degarmo
Jennifer Parrish
Mrs. Parrish’s seventh grade students building bridges with classroom supplies in new STEM class at Highland Jr High School! Soon we’ll see how much weight the bridges can hold! They are great engineers!
2 months ago, Jennifer Parrish
Jennifer Parrish
Mrs. Parrish’s eighth grade students building Lego robots in new STEM class at Highland Jr High School! They just started programming them! Can’t wait to see what they can do! So fun!
2 months ago, Jennifer Parrish
Coach Scifres
Highland Alumnus Becca Scott, Taylor Bringer, & Carli Scifres making their collegiate debut at JWCC today. #gocougars
2 months ago, Coach Scifres
Tricia Hinton
Fourth Grade remember 9/11 today through the reading of "Fourteen Cows for America"
2 months ago, Tricia Hinton
Mr. Post - HES Principal
Happy Wednesday all, This is Mr. Post from HES taking a second to thank ALL LCC-1 bus drivers for all that they do. Several parents contacted me this week with glowing remarks for their driver. These unsung heroes make school possible everyday. Thanks drivers, WE APPRECIATE YOU!
2 months ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
John French
Congratulations to the Highland Cross Country team on their home opener today. Thanks Riverview Golf Club in Canton for hosting the meet & special thanks to Ben Buening and Scott Rutledge for helping with the course. #GoCougars https://mo.milesplit.com/meets/366919/results#
2 months ago, John French
Coach Scifres
Great win tonight for the Lady Cougar softball team. 9-2 over Centralia.
2 months ago, Coach Scifres
Highland AD
Congratulations to the Highland Lady Cougar Varsity Softball team on a quality win over Centralia 9-2!! Next up Brookfield at Truman State on Thursday 9/12/19!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
The softball games scheduled for today at Highland vs. Centralia have been moved to Culver Stockton. Varsity will play first starting at 430. GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
John French
Highland Alumnus Josh French finishes as the top Wildcat runner in Culver-Stockton’s home opening Cross Country Meet today! #GoCougars #CougarPride
2 months ago, John French
Highland AD
Final from Highland, Macon 46 Highland 36!! A hard fought game by both teams!! GO COUGARS!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
At the half Highland trails Macon 32-20 in Varsity Football action at Highland!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Bus 21 Candi Hudson is running approximately 10-15 minutes behind schedule due to mechanical difficulties with her bus.
2 months ago, Highland AD
Mr. Post - HES Principal
What happens when HES students earn 300+ complements from staff in the 1st 10 days of school for following school expectations? PIE FACE CHALLENGE between the principals of course!!! Keep it up HES! #GoCougars
2 months ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Mr. Post - HES Principal
HES is so thankful to have all these awesome individuals as part of our team. Thanks Mrs. Fryer, Mrs. Hagood, & Mr. Huebotter for all that you do!
2 months ago, Mr. Post - HES Principal
Highland AD
Good luck to the Highland JH football team as they kick off their season tonight against Monroe City. Kickoff is at 6pm at Highland!! GO COUGARS!!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Reminder: Tomorrow Thursday 9/5 is picture day at Highland High School. Packets were sent home with students on Friday Aug. 30. Additional packets are available in the HS office.
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Good luck to the Highland JV football team as they open their season at Monroe City!! Kickoff is at 6pm!! Due to injuries they will only be playing one half!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Good luck to the Highland Lady Cougars as they compete in their home opener tonight vs. Bowling Green JV at 5 with Varsity to follow!! GO COUGARS!!
2 months ago, Highland AD
Highland Softball
The 2019 season home opener for the Highland Lady Cougar varsity & JV softball teams is tonight versus Bowling Green. The JV team will play at 5PM with varsity to follow.
2 months ago, Highland Softball
Coach Scifres
They Troy Varsity Softball Tournament has been cancelled for today due to wet field conditions.
2 months ago, Coach Scifres
Coach Scifres
The Troy Varsity Softball Tournament is postponed tonight and all games are pushed back. Highland will now play tomorrow at 2:00 PM against Bowling Green.
3 months ago, Coach Scifres
Coach Scifres
Softball Lady Cougars fell to a tough Warrenton team 0-3 to lead off the 2019 Troy Tournament. They will be back in action tomorrow morning at 9:00 AM.
3 months ago, Coach Scifres
Coach Scifres
The Highland Lady Cougar Softball Team is excited to start the season today at the Troy Lead Off Classic Tournament. We face Warrenton at 2:00 PM. Follow us on Gamechanger. https://gc.com/t/fall-2019/lady-cougars-5d498b34efad3a2478e7ec43
3 months ago, Coach Scifres
John French
Congratulations to HES teacher Mrs. Seals for winning a One Class at a Time grant. Special thanks to KHQA and all grant sponsors! #GoCougars
3 months ago, John French
John French
Please follow these directions to ensure that you receive notifications from the district. You must have the settings configured on your phone and the app to receive the notifications.
3 months ago, John French
Highland AD
Come out and support your 2019 Highland Cougar Football team tomorrow 8/30 as they kick off their 2019 season against Clark Co. Kickoff is 7pm
3 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Bus 7 (Deb Schaffer) will run as scheduled this afternoon. There should be no delay for any students on bus 7 as previously advertised. Also the morning route tomorrow 8/29 will run the normal schedule.
3 months ago, Highland AD
Highland AD
Looking forward to watching the Highland Lady Cougar Softball team compete for the first time this year this afternoon at the softball jamboree!! First pitch will be at 430 when Bowling Green takes on Monroe City with the Lady Cougars to follow playing both BG and MC!! GO COUGARS!!
3 months ago, Highland AD
Larry Post
Just a reminder that today is a FULL DAY. Early Release Wednesdays for LCC-1 start NEXT WEEK, Sept. 4th.
3 months ago, Larry Post
Highland AD
The softball jamboree scheduled for tonight at Highland has been postponed until Wednesday August 28 at 4:30pm. GO COUGARS!!
3 months ago, Highland AD
John French
We’re thrilled to announce that Lewis Co. C-1 School District has a new app to keep everyone informed! It’s everything Highland Cougars, in your pocket. Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2GyStEC or iPhone: https://apple.co/2GtvGtD.
3 months ago, John French
Highland AD
The Softball jamboree scheduled for today at Highland has been cancelled and rescheduled for Tuesday August 27 at 4:30. GO COUGARS!!
3 months ago, Highland AD
Highland Softball
The Highland Lady Cougar softball team will host their Jamboree on Monday, 8/26/19, at 4:30 PM.
3 months ago, Highland Softball
Susan Moore
Kids and Technology: How to Help Keep Them Safe Online http://bit.ly/30kN2Rk
3 months ago, Susan Moore
John French
Special thanks to & appreciation for Highland’s dedicated bus drivers who haul our most precious cargo to and from school each day! Drivers attended training this morning to prepare for the new year. The district is still in desperate need of route, trip, and sub drivers!!
3 months ago, John French
John French
Super excited about the talented new teaching staff at Highland for the 2019-2020 School year! The new teachers spent the day learning many aspects about Highland during the New Teacher Orientation today!
3 months ago, John French
Highland Softball
There will be a Highland Jr. High softball parent meeting tonight, Wednesday, 8/14, at 7:00 PM, in the High School Commons.
3 months ago, Highland Softball
Traci Mosby
We are excited to share that Highland Elementary received a $2,500 grant from America's Farmers Grow Communities! We are looking forward to expanding STEM opportunities for our students.
3 months ago, Traci Mosby
 Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Greetings Highland Students. I wanted to say hello and welcome you all back to school. I am excited to see you all back in the next few weeks. Just a few dates to remember: On August 20th there will be an Open House from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Also during that time Freshman Orientation will be held at 4:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. Seventh Grade Orientation will be held at 6:00 p.m. Finally, school begins on August 22nd. Again, I am excited to see you all and begin this new school year at Highland High School.
3 months ago, Dr. Rossmiller- HHS Principal
Special Services Director
Parents of a child with a disability, you may obtain or view a copy of the procedural safeguards for individuals with disabilities on our website by using the following link. If you would prefer a paper copy, please contact Highland High School at 573-209-3215. http://bit.ly/2KAYDVW
3 months ago, Special Services Director
Highland Softball
High school softball practice starts Monday morning at 8:00 AM. Go Cougars!
3 months ago, Highland Softball
Larry Post
Getting HES ready for Meet the Teacher Aug. 20th from 4-6 pm
3 months ago, Larry Post
John French
First High School Cross Country Practice will be at 7am on Monday 8-12-18 at the HS. Jr. High can not start until 8-19-19. Remember: Current physicals need to be on file in order to begin practicing!
3 months ago, John French
Highland AD
Highland Cougar Media Day 2019 Friday August 16, 2019 Date: August 16, 2019 Time: 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Location: Highland Athletic Complex Schedule of Events: 5:00 - 5:45p.m. - Varsity Softball Scrimmage on the softball field 5:45 - 6:30 - Booster Club Concession stand sign up and meal 6:30 - 7:00 - Parent Meetings (Football, Softball, Cross Country and Cheerleading) 7:00 - Introduction of Cross Country and Cheerleaders 7:15 - 8:00 - Football Scrimmage All parents, family members and members of the community are encouraged to come out and get a pre-season look at all of the Highland Fall Athletic programs. Concession stand will be provided by the Highland Booster Club. Any questions contact Athletic Director Ben Buening at 573-209-3215 or at bbuening@lewis.k12.mo.us We all hope to see you on August 16, 2019!! GO COUGARS!!
3 months ago, Highland AD
Traci Mosby
The first junior high cheerleading practice will be on Monday, August 19 from 3:30-5:30 at Highland High School.
3 months ago, Traci Mosby
Admin
We're excited about our new mobile app!
5 months ago, Admin
Admin
Have a great summer break!
5 months ago, Admin