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Announcements 5-9-22

Highland Hills Middle School Afternoon Announcement for Monday, May 9, 2022


  • PTO Spirit Night: May 11: Bearnos (all 3 SI Locations)




Athletics Announcements (We also have an athletic bulletin board located in the Commons near the pool)

  • The Highland Hills boys golf team finished 2nd in the Jackson County Invitational tournament over the weekend.  Tucker Uhl was the team’s best scorer with a solid 89 strokes for 18 holes.  Great Job, Boys!  This evening, the Boy’s golf team will travel to Salem to face the Lions.

  • The girls golf team had another successful weekend at Hickory Hills Golf Course. Being the only girls team out of 9 teams, they placed 3rd overall. With Presley Caple leading the Jaguars with a 91.

  • Open Gym for 5th and 6th grade boys basketball Tuesday morning May 10th from 7:30 to 8:40.  Any questions please contact Coach Miller.

  • Cheer tryouts for next school year will be:

    • May 9 from 4:00 – 5:30pm

    • May 10 from 7:00 – 8:30pm

    • May 11 from 4:00 – 5:30pm

Students must have a physical on file to try out.  Tryouts for incoming 5th graders and new students will occur in August on a date TBD.

  • Cheerleading parent meeting 5-19-24 6pm in the cafe.

  • Track banquet (girls and boys) 5-24-22 6-8pm in the cafe.

  • Floyd County Volleyball Camp

Grades 5th-7th 4-5:30

Grades K-4th 5:30-7

Price- $50 (includes a tshirt)

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5/10-5/26 @HHMS

Contact Lindsey Brown: Lnbrown@nafcs.org for registration and questions


Clubs (We have a club bulletin board located in the Commons near the Cafe’)

  • We had bowling Regionals (Scottsburg) this past Saturday and 2 bowlers have qualified for semi-state, Copper Nalley and Reed McCue.  Cooper got 2nd place for the 6th grade boys with games of 134, 94, 120, and 70 and Reed was first place for 6th grade boys with games of 91, 83, 146, and 139 (personal high games for both bowlers).  Both bowlers will compete this Saturday in Bloomington for Semi-State.


  • The Debate club ~ If you’re interested, please go to Mrs. Stewarts room (A-123) on Wednesdays from 4:00 – 4:30pm. It’s a great opportunity to learn persuasive writing skills and have fun!


  • Dungeons and Dragons Club will be Thursdays after school until 5pm with Mrs. Lopp.  If you are interested in playing you are invited to come.   We will be meeting in the cafeteria.  Make sure you have a ride by 5:00.


  • Campus Life now meets every Wednesday after school in the cafeteria until 5pm. Campus Life is a positive place where students can have fun with friends, talk about relevant issues, and be heard without judgment. It’s a place where you will be challenged to make good decisions and lead in a positive way here at HHMS.


  • The Art Club will meet on Tuesdays from 3:45 to 5:00pm in A321. (Science Lab) The Classroom code is ygqe64z.  The sponsor is Taylor Hannon.


  • Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) Club in Library from 3:45 – 4:45pm (Strause, Boehnlein, C. Hynes) All Highland Hills students are invited to attend.

The next meeting will be:

  • May 26

  • Student Council Meetings (Library) 3:45 – 4:30pm with Amy Hucker & Amellia Dusch

    • May 12


  • Sign Language club will meet @ 8:15am in the Safety Net Room – every other Tuesday with Deanna Schaffer.

    • May 10

    • May 24


  • Jag Clovers will meet in room A284 (Kim Guy’s Room), from 4:00 – 5:15

  • 5/12 meeting

  • 5/26 meeting


Good luck to any of our Jaguars that perform or play this evening.  Remember that there are three things that YOU can control: your attitude, your actions, and your effort.  Give it your best!  Have a great afternoon.


OTHER Announcements


  • We have moved the Math Help Session tutoring signups to an online version.

Here is the link:


  • Parents, We have a safety concern that I need your help please.  If you need to pick up your child in the front of school at dismissal, you NEED to park your vehicle on the right-hand side (near the football field) and walk up to get them near Door 35.  Students should NEVER walk through the traffic.  It is very dangerous!  There is a crosswalk that can be used so please don’t walk between the buses.  NO VEHICLES SHOULD BE DIRECTLY BEHIND THE BUSES WAITING FOR THE STUDENT TO COME OUT AND GET INTO THE CAR.  IT IS A SAFETY CONCERN AND YOU ARE BLOCKING OUR 46 BUSES.  I appreciate you keeping everyone safe.  THANK YOU!


  • Effective immediately, there is a $2.00 charge for any reprints of the Z-Pass (Bus Pass).  These will be used again next school year.  Students will need to hang onto their pass for the 22-23 school year.


  • Students, just a reminder that you should be scanning your bus pass as you get on and off of your bus.  This is helpful in an emergency situation for us to know who is on the bus.  Thank you


Ivy Tech’s Kids College Summer Enrichment Program is back, in-person! Registration is now open!

Classes will be held in Ogle Hall on the main Ivy Tech campus in Sellersburg on June 15th and 16th.  The program is geared toward all children in grades K-5. Your child will be engaged in high-interest, educationally appropriate activities promoting critical thinking, collaboration with classmates and most of all, FUN in each course they choose!

Be sure to check out our new course offerings! Classes fill quickly so don’t delay.

Please call (812-248-4925) or email (Sellersburg-kidscollege@ivytech.edu) if you have any questions. If you are able to participate, please remember that your child will need a sack lunch for these two days.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Ivy Tech Community College, Sellersburg

  • The deadline to order your yearbook will be here before you know it! Online sales end May 20. Go to www.yearbookforever.com to reserve your copy!