Welcome to Highland Community Schools
Serving the Communities of Highland, Alhambra, Grantfork, New Douglas, and Pierron

Highland Community Schools

Important Dates

Wed. Oct. 26, 2016 Regular day of school; 

Parent-Teacher Conferences 
4:00 to 7:00 p.m. – PreK-12

Thurs. Oct. 27, 2016 Parent-Teacher Conferences – NO SCHOOL

12:00 to 8:00 p.m. – PreK-12

Fri. Oct. 28, 2016 Parent-Teacher Conferences – NO SCHOOL

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – PreK-12
 Teacher Inservice – Half-day


Fri. Nov. 4, 2016  No Talent - Talent Show flyer and letter

Fri. Nov. 11, 2016 Veterans’ Day – NO SCHOOL

Tues. Nov. 22, 2016Last Day before Thanksgiving Holidays

Wed.-Fri. Nov. 23-25, 2016Thanksgiving Holidays – NO SCHOOL


Ceres Food Group Part-Time Job Opportunity 
Notice of Asbestos Abatement at 
Alhambra Primary and Highland High School
Know Your Schools - April 2016
Illinois State Board of Education Summer Meal Program 
New Immunization requirements for Fall 2015 Security measures for school safety 
Employment Opportunities 
Thank you for your interest in employment with the Highland
Community School District. We are using an online application 
process for all of our... 
Substitute Custodian Job Opportunities 
On an as needed basis, $9.85 per hour from 3:00 - 11:30 p.m. 
Applications can be picked up at 400 Broadway, Highland, or 
apply online through 

Employment Opportunities
Homeless Child's Right to Education 
When a child loses permanent housing and becomes a homeless person... 

Board Meeting Schedule

Mon 10/24/16 October 2016 Board of Education Meeting 

6:30 p.m., Highland Middle School, 2813 St. Rt. 160

Mon 11/28/16 November 2016 Board of Education Meeting 

6:30 p.m., Administrative Center

Mon 12/19/16 December 2016 Board of Education Meeting 

6:30 p.m., Alhambra Primary, 302 W. Main St., Alhambra

Message from Superintendent Sutton

Vision 20/20 

Special Event

Wed. Oct. 26, 2016 4:00 - 7:00pm- HHS Technology and Engineering Open House Tours of Engineering Lab, Technology “Clubhouse”, Video Broadcasting and editing studio. Demonstrations of Course projects and experiments, curriculum, Robots, video technology and Web based resources. Click to view video

       Character Education...

 ...Is something that you cannot touch,  see or smell; however, you can feel it.

 ...Provides the climate and   environment for growth, productivity  and individual achievement.

             ...Is included in the goals of our    schools, churches, athletic programs,  community service groups, and  professional groups.

List of Very Important Principles
Link to current Highland weather