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HCE Summer Camps Begin June 10

Summer Camps offered through Highland Community Education begin June 10 and include many new and exciting classes! Download the camp info and registration form: Summer Camps 2019  

2019 Highland Pride Award Nominees Announced

Congratulations to the nine individuals who have been nominated for the 2019 Highland Pride Award! The Highland Board of Education recognizes up to two individuals whose work for the schools exemplifies an extraordinary spirit of pride. Highland Pride Awards will be presented at the May 13 Board of Education meeting to be held in the high school media center. A reception will follow. Please congratulate the following nominees:

Community Members:

  • Sherri Buck, Sharon Township
  • Shelly Butcher, Sharon Township
  • Diana Stiller, Sharon Township

Highland Employees:

  • Julie Boggs, 4th Grade Teacher, Sharon Elementary  
  • Rachel Gamin, Orchestra Teacher, District-wide
  • Bethany Kennedy, School Psychologist, HHS
  • Edward Marquette, Music Teacher/Band Director, HHS/HMS
  • Beth Poltis, Intervention Specialist, HMS
  • Nathan Rudolph, Music Teacher, HHS/HMS
Highland Athletic Summer Camps Announced

2019 Highland Athletic Summer Camps have been announced. All dates and times are listed in the attached flyer, as well as instructions on how to register. 2019 Athletic Summer Camps

Registration Now Open for 2019 Safety Week

The 2019 Highland Safety Week will be offered during two, one week sessions again this summer at Granger Elementary School. The first session will be held June 10-14 and the second from June 17-21. Both sessions will run from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The program is designed to introduce and reinforce safety concepts to incoming kindergarten children who are broadening their world by beginning elementary school. It emphasize fun and learning through the use of songs, crafts, role playing, games and field trips. A maximum of 105 students may enroll in the program each week. Cost is $30. Each student will receive a Highland Safety Week t-shirt. A snack will also be provided each day. Registration deadline is May 1. To learn more or to register your child, please download the following form: Highland Safety Week 2019. 

2019 Community Education Courses

Highland Community Education courses for Winter/Spring include several new and fun options! Students in grades K-5 can enroll in exciting classes featuring an Engineering Club, Mad Science and World of Design by Crayola. Also new this season is Live, Love & Create Craft Club for students in grades 3-5, The Money Game for ages 10+ and don't forget about the ever-popular Hummingbirds Soccer and Young Rembrandt's Art courses. Students can also try their hand at Babysitting, Dining Etiquette, Fun-Damentals of Cooking and a new instructional basketball program. Adult classes are offered in Beekeeping, Beginning Guitar, Retirement Planning, Smoking Cessation, Weight Loss Control, Toxic Awareness and more. New this year is a Cyber Security Seminar. Register today! Questions? Please email Mary Fran Kudla at mkudla@highlandschools.org or call 330-239-1901, ext. 5503. Download Brochure

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The Highland Local School District is committed to the highest academic and behavioral expectations. Our mission is to guarantee that each learner reaches his/her potential, by providing, in partnership with the community, a quality, progressive, educational program in a safe and dynamic life-long learning environment.