The holiday season is here and with it comes the Family Resource Center Angel tree. This has been a tradition at Highland for many years and it is a great way for you to spread joy to a Hornet student. For convenience, the tree will be set up in the office December 1 through the 9. Please click HERE for more info.
DCPS 2017-2018 Calendar is available to view or download.
Students and staff members at all DCPS schools will honor those who have served and are serving our country with special Veterans Day programs. All active and former members of the military are invited to attend as our honored guests; contact the schools for more information.
Highland celebrates Red Ribbon Week October 24 - October 28. Classrooms will be competing for the most spirit! Drug free is the way to be! Click HERE for more info.
Please come on out for a spooky good time on Tuesday, October 25th for the HES PTO "Frighteningly Family Fun Night"! Please click HERE for more info!
On Saturday, September 24th, HES has a chance to win a $500 Wellness Grant! Help us to put a water fountain outside!
Please join us for ParentMeet on Monday, September 12th. Click HERE for more information. We hope to see you there!
Is your Hornet ready to run? Click HERE for more information about Highland's Cross Country team. GO HORNETS!!!
Teaching Excellence, Office Professional and Customer Service award winners were recognized at DCPS Opening Day ceremonies on Aug. 9
Please click HERE to view the Highland Back to School Letter to families.
DCPS bus driver Kenny Kelley was honored with the 2016 KASA Fred Award for outstanding customer service
Parents of students who will attend DCPS schools in 2016-17 must complete online registration process.
DCPS schools are hosting back-to-school events to welcome students and parents to the 2016-17 year!
Please click HERE to see Highland's School Supply Lists for the 2016-17 school year!
Honoring outstanding educators at our DCPS schools!
Online registration is required for students attending DCPS schools in 2016-17. Read this for more information, including Open Lab dates and locations where assistance will be available.
On Wednesday, May 27th, Highland students participated in a healthy fundraiser for the school’s PTO. Students and their families brought in over $5,000 in donations for new technology needs in the building.
DCPS provides free meals to youth age 18 and younger at locations across Daviess County. Schedule includes sites, times and dates of meals; and Summer 2016 menu.
Visual and performing arts showcase is 4:30 to 8 p.m. April 19, 21 and 26 at Daviess County High School
AHS Engineering Academy is offering Summer Tech Camps open to ALL students entering grades 4-8.
Highland Elementary will be electing two parent representatives for the SBDM Council on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, from 7:00 am – 2:30 pm. Nominations will be open March 22nd through April 12th. Please click HERE for more info and a nomination form.
Come join HES in the annual BBQ Festival 5K on May 14th! Click HERE for more information and the entry form.
Exciting news! Tune in to WBKR on Thursday, March 3, at 10:00 am to hear the HES Choir, Singing Hornets, sing to benefit St. Jude's Children's Hospital. If you would like to make a donation, please call the donation line that day at 1-800-201-8883.
Firehouse Subs is hosting fundraiser dining out nights on Tuesday AND Thursday of this week, 4-9pm. Please click HERE for flyer to get 10% donated to HES PTO! Thanks for helping support HES!
Next Session - March 8
DCPS elementary schools are accepting Preschool and Kindergarten registration March 7-18.
Please be aware that there is a new DCPS Photography and Video Policy for school visitors. All visitors to the schools must conduct themselves so as not to interfere with the daily operation of the school program.
Highland's PTO is preparing for the 2016-17 school year and has some positions opening on the board. These positions are an intricate part of helping fund your children's education! For more information please click HERE.
Parents are encouraged to be familiar with DCPS Cancellation, Delay and Early Dismissal information.
Highland Elementary students worked together to support our Family Resource Center by participating in “Kiss the Gift”. The classroom that raised the most money gave their teacher the privilege of “kissing” a mystery gift.
Preschool programs at seven DCPS elementary schools will begin accepting applications on Monday, Jan. 11. Fee-based preschool is also available; applications should be submitted by Friday, Feb. 12.
The DCPS Board of Education has approved an instructional calendar for 2016-2017.
Nominations for Teacher of the Year and Great Expectations Teaching Excellence Awards accepted through March 1
Highland Kindergarten is hosting a Pasta Drive to benefit our local Help Office through Friday, October 7th.
ALL DCPS schools Proficient or Distinguished!
The Highland "Bookaneer" Book Fair is coming September 29-October 6! Please click HERE for more info!
Our theme this year is “Growing Minds, Growing Hearts" as we promote an academic growth mindset across the district, celebrating and encouraging community service as an important learning experience for our students.
Nominations for DCPS Great Expectations Customer Service and Great Expectations Office Professional Awards accepted through May 1
DCPS supports the United Way 2016 Campaign
Donate these items to support our DCPS schools!
School-Based Decision Making Councils will meet throughout the year to support teaching and learning in all DCPS schools.
Resource offers anonymous reporting of bullying and unsafe situations.