6:30 PM HES PTA Mtg
7:00 PM BOE Meeting
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM 2nd Dose Clinic - Pediatric Pfizer
6:00 PM HES Winter Concert
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM HMS Winter Concert - 6th Grade Band
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM HMS Winter Concert - 7th/8th Grade Band
6:30 PM HHS Winter Concert
Highland High School graduate and NBC news correspondent Scott MacFarlane returned to his alma mater on November 4 to speak to students about how his time in Highland helped shape his identity and launch his career. Read the full story here.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and to help spread the word and raise awareness about the disease, the Highland Husky Varsity Volleyball team hosted their annual "Dig Pink" fund-raising event during their home match against Saugerties on October 5. Read more here!
We hope that this letter finds you and your students healthy and doing well as our new school year gets underway. As you know, one of our major goals this year is to have as many of our students attend school in-person in the safest way possible. Preventing illness and limiting the number of quarantines necessary are essential components in achieving this goal. Vaccinations are one tool available to help with both. Please click for full letter.
The Board of Education has begun discussing the possibility of holding a spring capital project vote. The potential project is part of the Board’s multi-year strategic approach to leveraging retiring debt to update aged facilities and infrastructure without causing tax spikes. Learn more here.
School districts located in geographic areas identified by the CDC as having moderate, substantial, or high transmission rates must offer weekly COVID-19 screening testing for unvaccinated students. THIS IS VOLUNTARY. Please click the title to learn more and sign up if you are interested in your student being tested.
Highland Elementary School (HES) has welcomed a new assistant principal, just in time for the start of the 2021-2022 school year. Tulani Samuel, who officially began on September 1, replaces Matthew Darling, who has become the building’s new principal.
Is your emergency contact information up-to-date? If your child became seriously ill at school, could we reach you? If there were an emergency school closing, how would we let you know? Whether for a snow day, emergency or progress updates school officials occasionally need to contact parents/guardians with important information. We rely on the emergency contact information that you