8th Grade Gym Dances
8th Grade Gym Dances 8th grade students performed their pop dances today in Gym class.
 

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Created: 12-21-2016 2:36 PM New Photos Added: 12-21-2016 2:36 PM
6th Grade Gym Dances
6th Grade Gym Dances The 6th graders performed their folk song dances today in Gym.
 

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Created: 12-21-2016 2:36 PM New Photos Added: 12-22-2016 9:28 AM
7th Grade Gym Dances
7th Grade Gym Dances 7th graders at Highland performed their gym dances today at school!
 

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Created: 12-21-2016 10:23 AM New Photos Added: 12-21-2016 10:23 AM
7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball
7th & 8th Grade Girls Basketball Here are some captures for our 7th & 8th grades playing Lake Bluff!

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Created: 12-14-2016 10:24 AM New Photos Added: 12-14-2016 10:24 AM
French Cake Contest
French Cake Contest
The French Club held their First Annual Bûche de Noël / Cake Contest.  There were entries from all grades: 6th, 7th, and 8th grade. They were judged in two different categories:
1. Most traditional Bûche de Noël cake 
2. Most creative log and/or holiday themed cake


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Created: 12-13-2016 11:04 AM New Photos Added: 12-13-2016 11:09 AM
8th Grade Boys Basketball
8th Grade Boys Basketball Our 8th Graders defeated Lake Bluff in a close game 28-26. 

 



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Created: 12-13-2016 10:30 AM New Photos Added: 12-13-2016 10:30 AM
7th Grade Boys Basketball
7th Grade Boys Basketball 7th Grade boys defeated Lake Bluff 34-27. Go Hornets!

 



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Created: 12-13-2016 9:11 AM New Photos Added: 12-13-2016 9:12 AM
7 and 8 grade Cheerleaders
7 and 8 grade Cheerleaders

Our Highland cheerleaders are the best! They have so much school spirit cheering on our basketball teams!



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Created: 12-13-2016 8:39 AM New Photos Added: 12-13-2016 8:40 AM
Highland Poms
Highland Poms The Highland Pom team dancing their hearts away!

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Created: 12-9-2016 1:38 PM New Photos Added: 12-13-2016 8:45 AM
7th Grade Girls Basketball
7th Grade Girls Basketball

7th Grade girls played North Chicago. They won 48 -1.



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Created: 12-9-2016 1:34 PM New Photos Added: 12-9-2016 1:35 PM
8th Grade Girls Basketball
8th Grade Girls Basketball

8th Grade girls defeated North Chicago in overtime on Tuesday! Go Hornets!



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Created: 12-9-2016 1:33 PM New Photos Added: 12-9-2016 1:33 PM
Classy Breakfast - Trimester 1
Classy Breakfast - Trimester 1

Several Students from each team were recognized this morning for their classy behavior.  We were so excited to celebrate this amazing students!



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Created: 12-2-2016 10:36 AM New Photos Added: 12-2-2016 10:36 AM
Gold Outdoor Ed
Gold Outdoor Ed

Enjoy the adventures the Gold students has at Outdoor Ed



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Created: 11-7-2016 10:55 AM New Photos Added: 11-7-2016 10:56 AM
Maroon Students at Outdoor Ed
Maroon Students at Outdoor Ed

Enjoy the adventures student had at Outdoor Ed



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Created: 11-7-2016 10:20 AM New Photos Added: 11-7-2016 10:20 AM
8th Grade Soccer
8th Grade Soccer Highland 8th grade soccer competed against Neal.

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Created: 9-28-2016 3:16 PM New Photos Added: 9-28-2016 3:17 PM
7th Grade Soccer
7th Grade Soccer Highland 7th graders hit the field playing against Neal.

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Created: 9-28-2016 3:15 PM New Photos Added: 9-28-2016 3:15 PM
Pinwheels for Peace
Pinwheels for Peace Today Highland students planted pinwheels in the front of Highland Middle School to represent world peace. All students participated in this project by making a pinwheel! Mr. Spakowski's choir performed the African peace song, Ukuthula.

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Created: 9-26-2016 3:39 PM New Photos Added: 9-26-2016 3:39 PM
Student Council Election Speeches
Student Council Election Speeches 6th, 7th, and 8th grade gave their student council speeches today!

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Created: 9-23-2016 1:05 PM New Photos Added: 9-23-2016 1:05 PM
Cross Country
Cross Country Highland Cross Country Team hosted Carl Sandburg at Butterfield!

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Created: 9-19-2016 1:03 PM New Photos Added: 9-19-2016 1:04 PM
8th Grade Girls Volleyball
8th Grade Girls Volleyball Highland 8th graders sure know how to hit the ball!! They defeated Neal Math and Science Academy in all three games!

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Created: 9-12-2016 3:26 PM New Photos Added: 9-12-2016 3:27 PM
7th Grade Girls Volleyball
7th Grade Girls Volleyball The 7th grade girls volleyball team defeated Neal Math and Science Academy. It was a great match!

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Created: 9-12-2016 3:24 PM New Photos Added: 9-12-2016 3:24 PM
HMS Receives AIMS Awardc
HMS Receives AIMS Awardc Highland Middle School Named one of the Schools To Watch this year by the Association of Illinois Middle-Grade School.

This is the first time the school has been honored with this prestigious award.

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Created: 5-16-2015 1:52 PM New Photos Added: 5-16-2015 1:52 PM
Malcom Honored
Malcom Honored Character Counts Award given to HMS.

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Created: 5-5-2015 3:19 PM New Photos Added: 5-5-2015 3:19 PM
IPA Awards
IPA Awards Our Highland Middle School administrative team of Principal Jon Hallmark and Asst. Principal Lorenzo Cervantes each took the top slot this year as the state's Principal and Assistant Principal of the Year as recognized by the Illinois Principals Association.The Lake County honor means state awards for both men, true leaders at an innovative and progressive middle school. Well done, gentlemen! They were honored during the Student Recognition Breakfast held this morning, March 8, at Vernon Hills High School by the Illinois Principals Association. Highland Middle School eighth grade students Bailey and Bryan also were recognized for their leadership roles at the middle school. They were nominated by Principal Hallmark. Rockland Principal Jeff Knapp also nominated two fifth-graders for recognition, Grace and Reeve, and they were honored at the breakfast as well.In the photos you will read exactly why the students are being recognized and how these school leaders go the extra mile in making sure their student receive the proper honor. The photos were taken by Supt. Dr. Guy Schumacher, who attended the breakfast, and Principal Knapp.

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HMS Mascot
HMS Mascot Mascot

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Created: 8-26-2010 4:46 PM New Photos Added: 8-26-2010 4:46 PM