District 70 - Highland Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4 Highland Announcements en-us Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:51:41 -0500 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:51:41 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4 Website Manager v4.0 Copyright 2017 District 70 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5222 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/rain.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Both the track meet and practice have been canceled for this afternoon.<p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:51:45 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5222 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5221 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/violin.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>If you would like to design the cover for the HMS Directory; your art is due to Mrs. Sartain by Monday, May 1st.<br /><br />Attention 6th grade Orchestra; for tonight&rsquo;s concert please meet in the cafeteria at 6:20 instead of the south gym.<br /><br />There will be a 6th grade Student Council meeting for all members tomorrow during lunch/recess in Mrs. Lutz&rsquo;s room. &nbsp;Please come ONLY during your recess time. Please come to get any art you have left in the Art room by this Friday, April 28th.<br /><br />The Magic the Gathering Club will be meeting this afternoon where Mr. Crown will be explaining the end of the year tournament and rules. &nbsp;If you cannot attend, please see Mr. Crown for information on the tournament.</p> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:19:54 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5221 2017-18 Kindergarten Registration Is Now Open http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5108 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/blackboard.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Registration for students attending kindergarten in the 2017-2018 school year is LIVE on this website.<br /><br />To access the link, click on the &ldquo;NewStudents 2017-2018&rdquo; button from the Home Menu on the left side of this page.<br /><br />This page hosts the information parents need to complete the registration process and includes a Frequently Asked Questions section.&nbsp; Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:33:30 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5108 HMS Solar Panels http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5220 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/sun.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> To learn about the energy produced by the solar panels on the roof of HMS, click &lt;a href=&quot;https://www.solrenview.com/SolrenView/mainFr.php?siteId=3067&quot;&gt;here&lt;/a&gt;<p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:30:27 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5220 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5219 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5219.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>There will be a Spamalot Jr. Publicity Crew meeting in room 121 after school today. &nbsp;Please see Mrs. Rosen with any questions.<br /><br />Let&rsquo;s get ready for some kickball! &nbsp;The raffle tickets have been drawn and the&nbsp;teams have been chosen.&nbsp;Those students whose names have been chosen should see your teachers to discuss uniform and team strategy. &nbsp; Congratulations to the team members, and we look forward to cheering for you and the teachers on Friday!<br /><br />The Magic the Gathering Club will be meeting at its normal time tomorrow. &nbsp;Mr. Crown will also be explaining the end of the year tournament and rules. &nbsp;Please attend if you can, but if not, please see Mr. Crown for information of the tournament.</p> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:36:37 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5219 The D70 Views Newsletter for Spring 2017 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5194 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/newspaper.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> The D70 Views community-wide <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1295">newsletter</a>&nbsp;is available.<br /><br />&nbsp; Tue, 04 Apr 2017 12:18:59 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5194 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5214 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/cash.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Art Crew last meeting this week is today.<br /><br />For the first time ever, Highland Middle School will allow cheating at school. &nbsp;If you would like to &ldquo;cheat&rdquo; and make the game more difficult for the opposing team during this month&rsquo;s grade-wide Charity kickball game you can donate money to the Sports Shed in exchange for &ldquo;creative disadvantages&rdquo; that the opposing time must do. &nbsp;For example if the 7th Gold team can raise $50, players on the 7 Maroon team will have to dance around the base path vs running during certain innings. &nbsp;So, bring some cash and visit the informational table in the cafeteria during your lunch period. The celebrity kickball game is April 28th. &nbsp;<br /><br />Do you have closets filled with old shoes? &nbsp;Bring them in to recycle for Reuse-a-Shoe. &nbsp;There is a collection bin outside Mrs. Oshinski&rsquo;s room-#114. &nbsp;All shoes, regardless of condition will be accepted.</p> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:59:10 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5214 Strategic Plan 2016-21 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#4936 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/districtround.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Voices heard! From parents to community to staff focus groups, information has been gathered to support the two-day strategic planning process. A compilation of information gathered has been well integrated into a solid and formidable five-year plan. Approved by the Board of Education in June and introduced to teachers on their opening Institute Day, the energy and promise of District 70&#39;s future is at an all-time high. The new <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1261">Strategic Plan 2016-21</a> is now posted on the D70 website under DASHBOARD. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 22:08:24 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#4936 7th Grade Gym Jam http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5157 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/basketball.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Information regarding the 7th grade gym jam can be found <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/redirect.php?res_id=4525">here</a>.<p>&nbsp;</p> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:29:15 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5157 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5218 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/tophat.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>The Magic the Gathering Club will be meeting at its normal time this Wednesday. &nbsp;Mr. Crown will also be explaining the end of the year tournament and rules. &nbsp;Please attend if you can, but if not, please see Mr. Crown for information of the tournament.<br /><br />For the first time ever, Highland Middle School will allow cheating at school. &nbsp;If you would like to &ldquo;cheat&rdquo; and make the game more difficult for the opposing team during this month&rsquo;s grade-wide Charity kickball game you can donate money to the Sports Shed in exchange for &ldquo;creative disadvantages&rdquo; that the opposing time must do. &nbsp;For example if the 7th Gold team can raise $50, players on the 7 Maroon team will have to dance around the base path vs running during certain innings.&nbsp;So, bring some cash and visit the informational table in the cafeteria during your lunch period. The celebrity kickball game is April 28th. &nbsp;</p> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:04:23 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5218 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5217 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5217.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Highland Students, you have all been extremely classy during these testing days...Please keep up the great work! &nbsp;Today, during your lunch periods, be on the lookout for Mr. Cholipski where he will announce this week&#39;s Classy Students of the Week!<br /><br />For the first time ever, Highland Middle School will allow cheating at school. &nbsp;If you would like to &ldquo;cheat&rdquo; and make the game more difficult for the opposing team during this month&rsquo;s grade-wide Charity kickball game you can donate money to the Sports Shed in exchange for &ldquo;creative disadvantages&rdquo; that the opposing time must do. &nbsp;For example if the 7th Gold team can raise $50, players on the 7 Maroon team will have to dance around the base path vs running during certain innings. &nbsp;So, bring some cash and visit the informational table in the cafeteria during your lunch period. The celebrity kickball game is April 28th.<br /><br />&nbsp; Do you have closets filled with old shoes? &nbsp;Bring them in to recycle for Reuse-a-Shoe. &nbsp;There is a collection bin outside Mrs. Oshinski&rsquo;s room-#114. &nbsp;All shoes, regardless of condition will be accepted.</p> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:22:07 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5217 Calendar for the 2017-18 School Year http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5071 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/calendar.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>The&nbsp;<a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1273">calendar</a>&nbsp;for the 2017-18 school year.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:12:22 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5071