School begins on Monday, August 25th. All students should arrive between 7:50 and 8:10 a.m. in order to be ready for the 8:15 bell. This is a new and earlier start time for Highland students. Please make sure that your child arrives on time so that he or she does not miss breakfast in the classroom. Thank you!
AUGUST PARENT/STUDENT ORIENTATIONS
TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN: Parent and student orientations for our Transitional Kindergarten students will be on Monday, August 18, or Thursday, August 21 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. here at Highland Elementary School. Orientation and the completion of TK specific paperwork is required for the parents of our TK students. Please make every effort to attend on one of the two days above.
KINDERGARTEN: Parent and student orientation for our Kindergarten students will be on Friday, August 22 from 9:00-11:00 a.m. in the Highland multipurpose room. Parents and students will meet the kindergarten team of teachers and students will have a “mini school day” which will include meeting new friends and learning about the routines of school and the classroom. Parents will meet with the principal to learn about the school, answer questions, and receive important information about making the first days of school a smooth transition for both students and parents.
HEARTS: Parent and student orientation for our after school HEARTS program will be on Thursday, August 21, from 11:00-12:00 p.m. HEARTS parents will learn important information regarding the HEARTS program and complete HEARTS registration/enrollment paperwork (limited availability). Parents whose students are already on the HEARTS priority list will receive a separate invitation to attend this orientation.
If you have any questions regarding this information, you may contact the school beginning on Monday, August 18 at 788-7292. Thank you!
Highland is an AVID Elementary School!
Being an AVID Elementary school means the following for Highland Elementary School students: