Headlines and Features
You are invited to
Coffee With the Counselors
Topic: 8th Grade High School Registration
When: February 6 @ 8 AM
Parents can come to learn about the process and ask questions.
Please see attachment for information on Future Engineer Summer Camps in Hickory. 2015 Flyer for Students.pdf
Several band students made honor bands in January and will attend clinics over the next few weeks. Please join me in congratulating these students and all of the students that auditioned.
South Central All-District Band: Sarah Hirsch - 1st band clarinet, David Henry - 1st band horn, Spenser Geideman - 2nd band trombone, Daniel Bennett - 1st chair tuba. They will perform at LRU in PE Monroe auditorium at 2pm on Saturday January 31. This is truly a remarkable concert with several hundred of the best student musicians in the region.
In addition, Max Hirsch earned the piano spot in the All-Region Jazz "A" Middle School Band. This group will perform at 2pm on Saturday February 7 at Patton HS.
The HPS District Spelling Bee winner is Mac Johnson, NV 8th grader. Mac will now go on to the Regional Bee in Charlotte, congratulations Mac!!!!!
The Earlybird M and R sessions will officially start this coming Monday, Jan 12th in the Media Center from 7:00-7:30 daily. Students will need a teacher's pass to enter and get into Moby Max extra practice sessions.
Congrats to the following visual art students for their amazing work, recent acknowledgements, & success!
Cedric Clyburn - Hickory Public Schools Holiday Card Contest Winner!
Anna Fisher, Dylan Flowers, Mariah Horton, Anna Pritchard and Sarah Hirsch - CelebratingArt.com National K-12 Student On-Line Art Competition. These students will have their work published in the Winter 2014 edition.
Dress Code Information:
Dress Code Dress Code.docx
2014-2015 School Supplies Lists:
6th Grade Supply List: 6th Grade Needed Supplies.docx
7th Grade Supply List: 7th Supply List.doc
8th Grade Supply List: 8th Grade General Supply List.docx
Below are copies of the optional student accident insurance coverage that parents/guardians can purchase for their child. The parent is responsible for the payment. Parents have this option to purchase at their cost. You can also enroll online (www.k12specialmarkets.com).
2014 YG Primary with No Sports.pdf
2014 YG Primary with No Sports Spanish.pdf