Amy Boscolo
Attention Parents of Winter Athletes: We will be hosting our Winter Sport Parent meeting at 6pm on Wednesday, November 13 at 6pm in the HHS Cafeteria. This meeting will last 30 minutes. Boys basketball and bowling will have a parent meeting immediately following.
5 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Get moving.
about 2 hours ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Scott Credit Union’s “CU 4 Reality” Day! Students were able to create a real life budget from a personal career choice. Over 200 students participated. Thank you Scott Credit Union!
1 day ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students working to create flower arrangements in Landscape/Greenhouse class with Ms. Geiger. Students plan to bring the finished products home for Thanksgiving.
1 day ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Mary Jackson
Please click the link to see the latest School Counseling Newsletter: https://www.smore.com/5tb1x You will find information about Semester 2 schedules and Registration for the 2020-2021 school year.
1 day ago, Mary Jackson
Dr. Chris Becker
Honors Spanish 3 students in Mrs. Twyford’s class reviewing preterite vs imperfect for their test tomorrow using Kahoot.
2 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Hayes’ and Mr. Vance’s PE classes playing volleyball this morning.
2 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to Megan Vidmar for signing her letter of intent to play volleyball and study nursing at Blackburn College next fall. Best of luck Meg!
3 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to Austin Toler for signing his letter of intent to play baseball and study accounting at Harris-Stowe State University next year. Way to go!
3 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to Sydney Coker for signing her letter of intent to play volleyball and study accounting at John A. Logan next fall! Go get ‘em Syd!
3 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Barr’s Intro to Ag class learning about Record Books (SAEs). Next semester they will begin plans for their own books. They use phones or IPads as a research tool to watch SAE videos to learn more about the process.
3 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Cases’s English IV class write about the genocide in Rwanda. They compare and contrast the film Hotel Rwanda with various historical articles.
3 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
The HHS Driver Education Parent Meeting scheduled for tonight has been cancelled.
4 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Winter Athletes, here is your updated practice schedule for Tuesday, November 12. Varsity Boys Basketball - 12pm-3pm Girls Basketball - 3pm-5pm Freshman Boys Basketball - 5pm-7pm Bowling - 3:30pm-5:30pm Dance - 1pm-3pm (HE) Wrestling/Cheer - Regular Schedule
4 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Updated FTT Calendar
4 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Good evening, Due to the dropping temperatures and hazardous road conditions, Highland CUSD # 5 will not be in session tomorrow, November 12. Thank you.
5 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Andrew Gibb-Clark
Tickets for this years Madrigal dinner are now on sale and are selling fast! Please get your tickets ASAP by calling the High School office at 618-654-7131 or by emailing Mrs. Duncan at mduncan@highlandcusd5.org.
5 days ago, Andrew Gibb-Clark
Andrew Gibb-Clark
Congratulations to HHS Junior, Madi Crawford, for being accepted into and performing in the NAFME National Honors Choir in Florida this weekend!
5 days ago, Andrew Gibb-Clark
Dr. Chris Becker
Thank you veterans. We appreciate you.
6 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Great job to the cast and crew of “Who Done It and To Whom?!?” Bravo!
7 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Kristie Simmons
Chem II students determining the amount of red, blue, & yellow dye in Gatorade.
7 days ago, Kristie Simmons
Dr. Chris Becker
Cast of Who Dunit after the show last night. Final performance this evening at 7:00 at them HHS Kennel. Come check it out!
7 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
The Highland Bulldogs were defeated by the Rochester Rockets 42 - 7. Thank you seniors for your dedication to Highland Bulldog Football!
7 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Great State run Nick! Well done.
7 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to the girls cross country team who finished 16th in the IHSA state meet today. This is the girls second best finish in school history. Congratulations!
7 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Thank you Bulldog Marching Band for your pregame performance today! You rock!
7 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Your Highland Bulldogs take on the Rochester Rockets at 3pm today. Tickets are $6 each. Passes will not be accepted for this IHSA contest. Gates open at 1:30pm. Remember, no outside food or drink are allowed. Reentry is not permitted. Let’s go Dogs!
7 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Good luck to our Highland Bulldogs as they compete at the IHSA State Cross Country meet today in Peoria! ❤️🖤
7 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
“Who Dunit...and to Whom?” Outstanding performance this evening! Come tomorrow night at 7:00pm-Doors open at 6:30pm at HHS Kennel
8 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Check out the link below to watch today’s Veterans Day Assembly in its entirety. Thank you to all our veterans who have served our great nation. https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/highland-high-school-highland-il/evtdfe830d91e
8 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Come see the Fall Play Friday and Saturday at 7:00pm!
8 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Veterans Day Assembly
8 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Veterans Day Assembly
8 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Honoring our Veterans
8 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
https://youtu.be/8gnDtWY0M5w The Highland Hooligans and Bulldog Nation put together this video to send a HUGE shout out to our girls cross country team and one of our boy cross country members, Nick, as they leave this morning to run at the state tournament. In the words of fellow teammate Ethan Augustin, “[We] hope you run fast.” Good luck, Bulldogs! 🏃🏻‍♀️🐾❤️🍀
8 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mr. Durbin’s PTLW Engineering and Design course working on capstone projects.
9 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Christa Huelskamp
Just a reminder of our Veterans Day Assembly tomorrow morning. All veterans are invited to attend. https://5il.co/b7oo
9 days ago, Christa Huelskamp
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mr. Lewis’ English III class studying The Crucible by Arthur Miller
9 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Mantz’s class learning about landforms and experimenting with volcanos this morning.
10 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
This morning, the Highland Police Department, along with officers from neighboring communities, brought several K-9 dogs to HHS for a drug search that included classrooms, hallways, lockers, and parking lots as part of our regular safety plan. Students are in class continuing their work and there is no safety concern at this time.
10 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Spanish Teachers collaborating with Triad World Language Teachers at a conference today
11 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Model UN Fall Conference at McKendree University today!
11 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Andrew Gibb-Clark
HHS Choirs participating in a workshop with Western Illinois University’s University Singers and Dr. Winnie in the kennel at HHS!
12 days ago, Andrew Gibb-Clark
Dr. Chris Becker
Please see information about our Veterans Day Assembly on Friday
12 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Kimmle’s Algebra class solve problems dealing with slope intercept.
12 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Attention parent(s)/guardian(s) with a winter athlete, we will be hosting an all Winter Sport Parent Meeting on Wednesday, November 13 at 6pm in the HHS cafeteria. See you then!
12 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Highland will take on Rochester at 3pm on Saturday, November 9 at HHS. Tickets will be sold at HHS on Friday, November 8 from 11:15am-12:45pm. Tickets are $6 each. No passes will be accepted for this contest. Let's go Dogs!
12 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Christa Huelskamp
Please see the link below for information on our Veterans Day Celebration this Friday, November 8th. https://5il.co/b4p8
12 days ago, Christa Huelskamp
Mary Jackson
AP Test Signup Deadline is Wednesday, Nov. 6. Fees are due at this time also. You can pay the full amount or $40 deposit. *This is a change from past years due to CollegeBoard change in policies*
12 days ago, Mary Jackson
Dr. Chris Becker
What do you believe?
13 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
FTT Schedule for Nov-Dec. Semester I is on the move.
13 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Andrew Gibb-Clark
Congratulations to all of the HHS Choir and Band students who participated in the ILMEA District 6 Honor Festival Choir, Band, and Orchestra today!!
14 days ago, Andrew Gibb-Clark
Amy Boscolo
The Highland Bulldogs will take on the Rochester Rockets on Saturday, November 9 at 3pm at HHS. Let’s go Dogs!
14 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Your Bulldogs held it till the end! It’s a final in Cahokia, 21-20 Highland! Stay tuned for details on our game next week!
14 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s halftime in Cahokia. It’s 21-7 Bulldogs. Let’s go boys, one more half!
14 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Congrats to the Lady Bulldogs Cross Country Team for finishing 2nd at the IHSA Sectional today and advancing to the State Meet next Saturday. Also congrats to Nick Hanratty for advancing as an individual on the Boy’s Side. Great year for the Boys Team as well, advancing to the Sectional for the first time since 2011
14 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Amy Boscolo
Spirit Stick...never leave home without it! Thanks Payton and Meg! At the end of the first quarter, it’s Highland 14 - Cahokia 0.
14 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s game time! Let’s go Dogs!
14 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to both our boys and girls cross country teams! We are so proud of you!
14 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to the Highland Bulldogs Girls Cross Country team who took 2nd in the Decatur Sectional! The girls team is headed to State! The boys were also outstanding with Nick Hanratty qualifying for State! We are so proud of all of you! ❤️🏅🖤
14 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
‪It’s a big day for the Bulldogs! Best of luck to the girls and boys cross country team as they run at Sectionals in Decatur. Good luck also to the football team as they take on Cahokia in Cahokia this afternoon! Let’s go Dogs! ‬
14 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Great day at the CTE Counselor Workshop
15 days ago, Mary Jackson
Andrew Gibb-Clark
This years Madrigal Dinner is approaching quickly! We will be adding a 4th show as a Saturday Matinee this year! Tickets will be available to the public starting on Friday November 8, they will go fast! See the attached poster for more details! (Poster drawn by HHS Junior Autumn Meyer)
15 days ago, Andrew Gibb-Clark
Stephanie Buchtel
Don’t forget, Halloween Costume Contest tomorrow! Lots of prizes up for grabs! 🎃
17 days ago, Stephanie Buchtel
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Ms Seelhoefer’s class practicing Newton’s Law of Morion concerning his 1st Law and Friction. Air Hockey table is a great example of this Law.
17 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Beyer’s World History class exploring the Enlightenment today. Students researched influential men and women from the time period with a mock newspaper and collaborated with peers.
18 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Your Highland Bulldogs fell to East St. Louis tonight in two games. Thank you to our seniors for your time and talent! ❤️🏐🖤
18 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
You have to love it when kids have a desire to be in the gym! Way to go fellas. Keep pushing yourselves! ❤️🏀🖤
18 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Jones’ Foods class learning to cook 5 different types of pasta and excited to learn a life skill.
18 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
We forgot Mr. Houchins! Celebrating the 50th Day of School in Mrs. Mantz's class. Students shared things that they have learned during the first 50 days.
19 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Celebrating the 50th Day of School in Mrs. Mantz's class. Students shared things that they have learned during the first 50 days.
19 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Check out the following link to see what HHS students learned at the SWIC Manufacturing Day Field Trip! https://5il.co/aycl
19 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Do you enjoy Love Your Melon? The Athletic Department has partnered with Love Your Melon and made a limited edition Bulldog Beanie! Fill out your order form and return it to the HHS office with payment to reserve yours! Beanies will be delivered the week of December 16.
19 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Your Highland Bulldogs will take on the Cahokia Comanches at 2pm on Saturday, November 2 in Cahokia. Let’s go Dogs!
21 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Link for IHSA Football Pairings to see where our Bulldogs end up! https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/ihsa/evtea7a140208
21 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
The weather may not have been great, but the race sure was! Congratulations to our regional WINNERS, your lady bulldogs! Another huge congrats to our bulldogs who placed: Nick Hanratty (4th), Easton Rosen (5th), and Faith Brindley (5th). And a final congratulations to our boys who qualified as a team for the first time since 2011! We are SO proud of all of you!!! ❤️🐾 We’d also like to give a huge thank you to all of the fans who came out and stood in the rain. There’s nothing better than seeing you support each other. 🖤
21 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Amy Boscolo
Here are your top five finishers for the boys and girls (missing one) today. Way to battle in the weather conditions! Best of luck at Sectionals!
21 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Here are your Regional Champs! Congratulations ladies!
21 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Coach Bradley’s last pep talk worked! The boys team is headed to Sectionals! Well done fellas! https://www.enduranceracetiming.com/live/2019/hreg/
21 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
21 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s 60 and sunny! (Just not here!) Let’s go Dogs!
21 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
‪It’s a final in Charleston. Highland 42 - Charleston 14. The Bulldogs will receive their playoff draw tomorrow evening between 9 and 10 PM on the IHSA network. Once the game time and location has been determined by school officials, it will be made public‬
22 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Our first tennis team is headed home. Great job at the State Tennis tournament! Drive safe!
22 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Reminder if you sold Optimist Pizzas this last rotation, you will need to pick those pizzas up on Monday, October 28 from 4-6 at Korte Meats.
22 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Kelsey Huson
Cross Country will run tomorrow at Fireman’s Park in Alhambra. Girls at 10 AM, boys at 10:45. It’s free to go and cheer on your bulldogs! 🏃🏻‍♂️🏃🏻‍♀️🐾
22 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Kelsey Huson
That’s a winner!!! Thank you to our seniors for their dedication to the volleyball program; congratulations on a great high school career. ❤️🐾🏐 #WeLoveOurSeniors #HighlandBulldogs618
23 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Amy Boscolo
That’s a senior night victory for the Bulldogs! Great job ladies. Good luck as you start Regional play next week. The Bulldogs take on the Flyers of East St. Louis at 5:30pm at Triad on Tuesday.
23 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s rockin’ at HHS tonight! Let’s go Dogs!
23 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Kelsey Huson
Click the link to view the video Bulldog Nation recorded for our tennis team as they compete at the IHSA State Tournament today 🎾🐾❤️ We’re all rooting for you, ladies! #LetsGoDogs https://twitter.com/hhsbulldogad/status/1187390703103598593?s=21
23 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Dr. Chris Becker
Tonight is SENIOR NIGHT!! These 5 awesome seniors would love to see you help pack the gym for their last match ever at HHS! The theme is BLACK ⚫️UT! HHS students wearing black will receive free admission. Frosh at 4:15 then JV and Varsity. Go Bulldogs!!🏐❤️🐾
23 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Some Highland FFA students participating in the Rend Lake 3D Archery Competition in Ina, Illinois this morning with Mr. Lamp.
23 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
2020 Illinois Parent Survey Link to survey: http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/ Opens Oct. 24, 2019 and closes Feb. 14, 2020. If you have any questions, please call 5Essentials Client Services at 1-866-440-1874. Thank you in advance for your participation. Sincerely, UCHICAGOImpact Privacy policy: https://survey.5-essentials.org/privacy/
23 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Christa Huelskamp
Parents & Guardians, Please see the link below to access the HHS October Board Notes and Parent Letter. https://5il.co/aycl
24 days ago, Christa Huelskamp
Kelsey Huson
Last night these girls helped their team win the 3rd MVC championship in a row, and tomorrow night they will celebrate their time as HHS volleyball players at their 🖤SENIOR NIGHT🖤 game! We’d love to see you help us pack the gym as we cheer on these girls and their team to victory. Tomorrow night’s game is a BLACK OUT⚫️⚫️⚫️ Games start at 4:15, and varsity will play around 6. HHS students wearing black will receive free admission, so show up and be loud!! #WeLoveOurSeniors #PackTheDogHouse 🏐❤️🐾
24 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Mary Jackson
SIUE College Fair TONIGHT- 6:00pm-7:30pm Morris University Center
24 days ago, Mary Jackson
Mary Jackson
Thanks to paramedics Ty and Jess for speaking with the FMCC group about career opportunities as a Paramedic.
24 days ago, Mary Jackson
Dr. Chris Becker
Freshmen and Varsity win in 3 tonight vs Waterloo! This win makes us the MVC Conference Champions for the 3rd year in a row! Way to go, ladies!! ❤️🏐🖤 Record: 25-7-1
25 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Freshmen and Varsity win in 3 tonight vs Waterloo! This win makes us the MVC Conference Champions for the 3rd year in a row! Way to go, ladies!! ❤️🏐🖤
25 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Going to game 3 to decide the match!
25 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Highland Show Choir performing their first three songs for their competition in January. Great job by the singers and the accompanying band.
25 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
The Highland High School Mixed Choir performing at the Fall Chorus Concert. Great job.
25 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Varsity VB taking on Waterloo!
25 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Highland High School A cappella Choir made up of the Chamber Choir and Madrigal Singers performing at the Fall Chorus Concert Great job by Mr Gibb Clark and all of the singers.
25 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
The Highland High School Madrigal Singers performing at the fall chorus concert.
25 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
JV Volleyball vs. Waterloo
25 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Unity Day is Wed., Oct. 23, 2019 so please wear orange to unite together against bullying and unite for kindness, acceptance, and inclusion. “ORANGE provides a powerful, visually compelling expression of solidarity,” said Paula Goldberg, Executive Director of PACER Center. “Whether it’s hundreds of individuals at a school wearing ORANGE, store owners offering ORANGE products, or a community changing a landmark to ORANGE, the vibrant statement becomes a conversation starter, sending the supportive, universal message that bullying is never acceptable behavior.”
25 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Danielle Case
Several members of the HHS StuCo Executive Council at the fall KDSC convention #thepowerofpositiveleadership #followmylead
25 days ago, Danielle Case
Danielle Case
Several members of the HHS StuCo Executive Council at the fall KDSC convention #thepowerofpositiveleadership #followmylead
25 days ago, Danielle Case
Danielle Case
Several members of the HHS StuCo Executive Council at the fall KDSC convention #thepowerofpositiveleadership #followmylead
25 days ago, Danielle Case
Danielle Case
Several members of the HHS StuCo Executive Council at the fall KDSC convention #thepowerofpositiveleadership #followmylead
25 days ago, Danielle Case
Kelsey Huson
BULLDOG NATION! Your volleyball team will compete for the conference title tomorrow night, so wear white and show up to the HHS gym around 6:00! #PackTheDogHouse #LetsGoDogs ❤️🏐🐾
26 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Amy Boscolo
The. Bulldogs fell to Mt. Vernon 3-1 tonight. Great season fellas. ❤️⚽️🖤
28 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
We are 10 minutes from game time and we have a doubt rainbow shining on the Bulldog side! Let’s go Highland!
28 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Here are your 2019 Sectional Tennis Champs! Taylor Fleming was the singles champ and Ashlen Deluca and Nicole Knackstedt won the doubles championship. Best of luck to the entire team as you compete at the IHSA State Tennis Tournament next weekend!
28 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Varsity finishes 3rd at the O’Fallon Autumn Classic! Awesome job, ladies! Let’s bring this energy into our final week of regular season! Congratulations to Bella LaPorta and AnneMarie Beckemeyer on earning All-Tournament honors!
28 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to Evan Sutton as he shot a 77 today at the IHSA State Finals. Well done Evan, Coach James and Jaxton Black. It was an amazing season!
28 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Choir Fundraiser! We're all ready for the Mouse Race! Come out tonight at 6 tonight at the Masonic Lodge for some fun!!!🐭🏁
28 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Mary Jackson
Congrats to our College Changes Everything Raffle winner! Seniors- Don’t forget to complete those FAFSA and College Applications!
28 days ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
Join us as the varsity boys soccer team takes on Mt. Vernon tonight at 6pm in the HHS stadium. This is an IHSA contest therefore passes will not be accepted. The cost is $5 for all spectators. Gates will open at 5:15pm. Let’s go Dogs! ❤️⚽️🖤
28 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
It’s GAME DAY at HHS Stadium. Varsity will take on Mt. Vernon at 6:00 PM. Come on out to cheer on the BULLDOGS!
28 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Bulldog Volleyball did well in O’Fallon tonight and are seeded 1 in their pool. They continue play tomorrow at 930am.
29 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland Marching Band at the Bands of America competition in St. Louis
29 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
What a great night for senior night and a MVC conference win! 🐾❤️🖤 #WeLoveOurSeniors #HighlandBulldogs
29 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Amy Boscolo
Tonight was Coach Warnecke’s 70th career win. Congratulations Coach! You are an excellent teacher and mentor and we are blessed to have you!
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Here are your MVC Conference Champs with a 42-21 win over Jersey tonight! Well done! 🖤🏈❤️
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Thank you Dance Team for your halftime routine! Well done!
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Bulldogs up 42-21!
29 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Thank you to all of our Seniors! Our marching band, color guard and football program will miss you and your leadership!
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Today at the tennis sectional, Taylor Fleming and Kate Feldman qualified for State in singles and in and Ashlen Deluca, Nicole Knackstedt, Brianna Helm, and Krista Rittenhouse qualified in doubles. Good luck tomorrow.
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Bulldogs and Jersey tied at 21 at half
29 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland up 21-14
29 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
It feels like a high scoring game is upon us. It’s 14-7 Highland with 4:17 left in the first. #618football
29 days ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to Evan Sutton who shot a 79 today and has advanced to the IHSA State Finals in golf! Good luck tomorrow, Evan! 🖤⛳️❤️
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Just a few reminders for tonight’s football game...
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
The windmills are starting to spin at ISU! We tee off at 9:24 and 9:33. Should be a fun day of golf. Good luck Evan (pictured) and Jaxton!
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
‪Best of luck to Evan Sutton and Jaxton Black as they compete in the first round of IHSA State Golf today in Bloomington/Normal. Let’s go Dogs! 🖤⛳️❤️‬
29 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Here are the full results from the MVC Conference Championship tonight. Thank you Endurance Race Timing! https://www.enduranceracetiming.com/live/2019/mvcxc/
30 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to our boys cross country team who finished 4th in the MVC today. All Conference honors go to Easton Rosen and Nick Hanratty. Way to go! And a shoutout to Josh Loeh who just missed All MVC honors and returned to HHS to play in our varsity soccer game tonight!
30 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to our girls cross country program...MVC Champs! All Conference honors go to J. Loeh, F. Brindley, G. Meyer, L. Heinzmann, M. Dortch, and P. Schaible! Well done ladies! Good luck at Regionals next week!
30 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Thank you seniors for your dedication to Highland Soccer! It was a hard fought battle against Mascoutah tonight. The Bulldogs fell 2-1. We hope to see you Saturday night at 6pm for our Regional play in game in the HHS Stadium!
30 days ago, Amy Boscolo
Kelsey Huson
⚫️BLACK OUT⚫️ TOMORROW FOR SENIOR NIGHT! We’d love to see everyone wearing all black tomorrow at school and to the football game 🐾
30 days ago, Kelsey Huson
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Thanks to the Cheer Team coming out tonight and supporting the Senior Soccer Players and the entire HHS Soccer Team
30 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Congratulations to Austin Davis, Peyton Strong and Austin Roach our Senior Soccer Players on their Senior Night.
30 days ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mary Jackson
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Stephanie Buchtel
Thanks Ted Wiese for talking to the students today about the power of a positive attitude and being part of the solution, not the problem! Everyone had a blast!
about 1 month ago, Stephanie Buchtel
Stephanie Buchtel
Student leaders participated in a leadership workshop with Ted after the assembly! They learned about teamwork and had fun at the same time!
about 1 month ago, Stephanie Buchtel
Dr. Chris Becker
A BIG shout out and THANK YOU to Clinton County Veterinary Services for nominating Highland FFA for the Zoetis Industry Program once again! Highland FFA received a $625.00 donation through this nomination and program! Funds will be used to help take FFA members to National FFA Convention! ❤️
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
Shout out to these guys for an awesome evening. We were promised an entertaining night, and they certainly did not disappoint. Congratulations to our winners- people’s choice: Jack Beiermann; runner up: Colby “D-DAWG” Davis; and Mr. Irresistible 2019: Jakob Clark. Their sponsor thinks they ALL did wonderfully, though, and would like to commend them on a job well done. To all of the contestants, thank you for your hard work (and all the laughs!). Another huge thank you to everyone who helped make this night possible (tech/Josh Case; HHS Dance Team; HHS drama club; our lovely mistresses of ceremony; A Special Touch Florist; and all prize donors). Thank you for a successful evening. ❤️🐾
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Kelsey Huson
Which of these guys will be crowned Mr. Irresistible 2019? Be at the HE auditorium tonight by 6:30 pm to find out! 🐾👑🐾
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Ms Wander helps instruct students while they paint a tea pot with water colors. Today is country music Wednesday on the juke box.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Ms Duncan teaching her Honors Algebra II class different rules of factoring. Ms Duncan is so good at teaching Algebra it even makes sense to an old History teacher.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Mr. Weber and US History students doing some review and discussion as they prepare for an upcoming assessment on the Industrial Age.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
Are you looking for some entertainment to spice up your Wednesday? If so, we have just the show for you! We would love for you to join us at this year's 10th Annual Mr. Irresistible Contest! You can catch the madness tomorrow, ‪Wednesday, October 16th, at 6:30 pm‬ in the HE Auditorium; door's open at 6. Entry fee is $5, and you can buy extra fan favorite votes for $1. It will be hard to choose a favorite though as we have so many great contestants this year. This year's contestants include: Jimmy Metzler, Jack Beiermann, Colby Davis, Tristan Maslar, Landyn Oestringer, Carter Wiegman, Jarrett Kingsley, Jakob Clark, Cam Nelson, and Peyton Strong These guys are sure to leave you speechless!
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Amy Boscolo
The volleyball program traveled to Jersey tonight and defeated Jersey in two games at all three levels! Well done ladies! ❤️🏐🖤
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
What can we do to make our world a better place? What about at home? With our Jobs? On our team? At school? In our community? It doesn’t take much and most of the time it’s pretty simple. Do your part and help make a difference.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mr. Welz’s chemistry class learning about the Periodic Table, classifying elements, and creating their own table as a lab activity
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland Police, Fire, and CUSD #5 officials all working hard during our safety drill today to keep our students and community safe.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Mary Jackson
SIUE College Fair Coming Soon-Oct. 22nd 6-7:30pm https://www.siue.edu/undergraduate/ircf/
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
Thank you to all of our generous students , staff, and families that helped with Pink Week! Austin Davis, Trevor Zobrist, and Megan Vidmar presented a check for $1008.03 to Alyssa Fuhrmann with the American Cancer Society today. Thank you Bulldogs for your donations!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland High School is conducting a planned earthquake/fire/evacuation Safety Drill this morning. ALL students and staff are safe at this time.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students working on practice welds today in Mr. Lamp’s class. Examples of welds include Butt, T, Lap, Edge, 6011, 6014, 7014, and 7018. Any businesses looking for future welders? These kids have are learning the skills for the trade.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Officer Flake teaching Civics classes about 4th Amendment
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to Evan Sutton (80) and Jaxton Black (80) who both advanced to the IHSA State Golf Tournament!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Maybe your child had a great 1st Qtr. Maybe it was down a little. No matter where your student is at, Qtr. 2 starts fresh tomorrow with a fresh start. Let them know you care and you believe in them. Our young people need to hear this. See you Tuesday.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Here are your MVC Conference Champs! Well done ladies!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s a beautiful day to compete! It’s the MVC tennis tournament, day two!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
1st place today at McKendree-Well done and congrats to Mr. Case, Mrs. Keys, and our amazing band!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations to our Marching Bulldogs for taking 1st Place in all categories today at the Preview of Champions Marching Band Competition at McKendree University.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
From the MVC Tennis Tournament... We won four firsts and two seconds in our singles round today! Taylor, Ashlen, Kate and Sydney won first place and Hannah and Brianna won second. Keep it up on Monday, Bulldogs!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Varsity taking on East St. Louis for 3rd place.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
JV battling Roxana for 7th place
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Bracket play begins at the Highland Invitational. JV taking on Altamont and varsity battling Breese Central.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Varsity and JV Volleyball battling at the Highland Invitational this morning. Bracket play beginning soon!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Logan Chandler is spending his morning teaching freshmen Paul Graham about ball carrying technique.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Congrats to this week’s College Changes Everything Raffle Winner! Seniors make sure you submit your college applications and complete your FAFSA financial aid forms!
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
It’s a final in Troy. Highland 21 - Triad 7.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
It’s a final in Troy, Highland 21 - Triad 7. #618football
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Triad gets one in. It’s 21-7 Bulldogs with 10 seconds left in game. #618football
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland Varsity VS. Carbondale
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland JV vs. Roxana Varsity
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland Invitational Volleyball Tourney
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Varsity Volleyball beats Carbondale 2-0 and splits with East St Louis in pool play going 3-1 on the evening. JV Volleyball beats Roxana 2-0 and loses to Breese Central 0-2. They went 2-2 in pool play tonight.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Chandler does it again. It’s 21-0 Bulldogs with 3:41 left in the 3rd. #618football
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Logan Chandler breaks free and runs it in. It’s 14-0 Bulldogs with 56 seconds left in the half. #618football
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
After a missed Triad field goal, we head to the second with Highland leading Triad, 7-0 #618football #WeAreSTLtoday
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
The Bulldogs score on the opening drive. It’s Highland 7 - Triad 0 with 5:34 left in the first quarter. #618football
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
‪The Highland Football Program was proud to present “His Kids” with a donation of $395. Thank you, His Kids for all you do for children! ‬
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Tomorrow is the CTE department’s surplus auction at Korte Construction. The sale bill is below. Come on out!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Mary Jackson
General Music & Driver's Ed students- today is the last day of the Quarter- remember that your class will switch next week. Students in Driver's Ed will report to General Music (Room 169) and those currently in General Music will report to Driver's Ed(Room 1003).
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
If you are unable to make it to the football game tonight, watch it online! Thank you WDOG group for always being there to live stream our games! https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/highland-high-school-highland-il/gama812cf80c3
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Now this is football weather! It’s freshman football, Highland vs. Triad!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland Proud
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mr. Barford and students selling cookies this morning in our Life Skills class.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Teaching and learning at its best! Foreign exchange student, Damaris Tambia, spent her morning teaching Estonian to our acapella choir to help them prepare for their Madrigal dinners! We miss you Damaris! Thanks for coming back, via Skype, to teach today!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Keep moving forward with your journey.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mr. James and Algebra II students learning about Scatter Plots and Lines of Best Fit.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in building trades class wrapping aluminum for door jams bright and early this morning.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
ACT announced that students who have already taken the entire exam once will have the option to retake specific sections of the ACT test instead of taking the whole thing over again. https://wgntv.com/2019/10/09/students-will-soon-be-able-to-retake-specific-sections-of-the-act/
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
We will be pre-selling tickets for Friday’s football game at Triad during lunches on Friday. Please be advised that there will be random bag checks and officers scanning all spectators with wands prior to entry. Please make sure you allow time for these security measures.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Here’s our Highland Bulldog soccer team!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Another Highland win at all levels at Triad tonight! Great job, ladies! Go Bulldogs!! Record: 17-4
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to the volleyball program who swept Triad on all levels tonight in two games! Great job ladies! ❤️🏐🖤
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Thank you seniors for your dedication to HHS Tennis! Congratulations on your shutout win tonight vs. Granite City. That’s 9 shutouts this season! Keep up the hard work! ❤️🎾🖤
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Madison Co Champs!!! Congrats to Coach Bradley and the entire team on winning the Madison Co Cross Country Championship.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Highland Varsity Boys Cross Country team getting ready to run at the Madison Co Meet at Belk Park.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Highland Varsity Girls Cross Country getting ready for the Madison Co Race at Belk Park.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Amy Boscolo
It’s Senior Night!!! It’s Highland vs. Granite City. Let’s go Dogs!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Click the link for the latest School Counselor Newsletter: https://www.smore.com/0hqr2
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
Amazing win today against Alton! Highland with a 195. Claire Korte was the match Metalist with 40. Also scoring tonight were Meridith Kleinmann 48, Maci Miles 53, Lilly Barker 54.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s Highland vs Columbia at GCS Park! Let’s go Dogs!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Here are your Regional Champs. Congratulations to all and a special shout out to Jack Massa who took 4th with 78 and Jaxton Black who took 3rd with 77.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
This just in...Varsity Boys Golf wins the Regional! Way to go gentlemen!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s a beautiful day for golf at Highland Country Club. Congratulations seniors! Let’s go Dogs!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mr Bradley teaching his Civics class about Freedom of Speech and Supreme Court Cases concerning free speech.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mary Jackson
ASVAB Results: Students who took the ASVAB test- You will meet in the library on Tuesday Oct. 8th during 1st hour FTT to get your results. Please report to your class for attendance and then come to the library computer lab.
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
Girls 3rd at Peoria with Julia Loeh 21st and Jessica Borror 25th. Maddie Dortch won her flight at Jacksonville and Chloe Marti, Danielle Little and Britin Machuca medaled in their race at Jacksonville.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Boys win Jacksonville Invitational! First in their flights - Easton Rosen at #2, Brylee Portell at #4, Ethan Augustin at#5; 2nd place at#3 was Josh Loeh and 3rd at #1 was Nick Hanratty.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Stand up
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Madrigal singers performing in the enchanted forest at Ren Fest in KC
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
It’s a final at Civic Memoral. The Bulldogs win 64-28. Highland will travel to Triad next week. Let’s go Dogs! #618football
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Today we finished our Pink Week celebrating one of our own. We are so thankful to have Paula Tebbe with us happy and healthy everyday! Her students showed her some love today with pink roses and smiles. 💕💞💓💗
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Can’t think the US Army enough for bringing their STEM trailer to HHS today. Students got to see Army Technology in action and how their technology is used in the private sector.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mary Jackson
Thanks SWIC for a great manufacturing day!
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Mary Jackson
Great day at SWIC Manufacturing day
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Dr. Chris Becker
Please check out the video link below on the history of Homecoming Royalty at HHS from 1946 to 2019. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/5vzPKvqT37g
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
Tomorrow closes out our pink week with a 💗PINK OUT💗 at Civic Memorial 🏈💗
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Amy Boscolo
Gary Bair Tournament at Oak Brook: Highland finished 13th out of 17 teams with 398. Scoring tonight was Claire Korte 91, Lilly Barker 99, Meridith Kleinmann 103, Lia Basden 105.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
‪Congratulations to the volleyball program for a sweep of CM tonight. All levels won in two games. A HUGE thank you to all who attended and celebrated our Dig For a Cure event! 💗🏐💕🏐💓🏐💞‬
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Varsity boys golf results from Highland Country Club. Highland 162 Breese Central 176. Jake Brauns was match medalist 39. Also scoring for the Bulldogs with 41s were Evan Sutton, Jack Massa, and Jaxton Black.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
‪Congratulations to the varsity soccer team as they defeated Marion 2-0 tonight. Great job fellas! ❤️⚽️🖤‬
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Ruder’s English I class learning to “slow down” their writing by using imagery, adjusting word choice, and adding powerful words. Students also did a “quick write”, watched a Ted Talk, and some old school silent reading.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kristie Simmons
Chemistry II students determining the changes in freezing and boiling points by adding a solute to water.
about 1 month ago, Kristie Simmons
Amy Boscolo
It’s Dig for a Cure night, Highland vs Civic Memoral! We will have a bake sale, 50/50 raffle, and a pink raffle basket!!! All proceeds will be donated to the American Cancer Society! Games start at 4:15. Don’t miss it! 💗🏐💕
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Hayes’ PE class learning to juggle. Benefits include focus on fine and gross motor skills, concentration, problem solving, and plain old fun.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
ASA Entertainment and the US Marines Corp shared a BMX and anti-bullying presentation today at an all school PLC Assembly.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
ASA Entertainment and the US Marines Corp shared a BMX and anti-bullying presentation today at an all school PLC Assembly.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
ASA Entertainment and the US Marines Corp shared a BMX and anti-bullying presentation today at an all school PLC Assembly.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Liza Basden
Honors Chem students forming and naming ionic compounds 🥽🧪
about 1 month ago, Liza Basden
Amy Boscolo
Thank you department chairs for your insightful discussion after school today. It’s your dedication to your craft that continues to drive curriculum at HHS.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Varsity boys golf results from Oakbrook. Highland 154, Waterloo 173, Triad 174. Match medalist Evan Sutton 33. Also scoring for us Jaxton Black 39, Jack Massa 40, and Jake Brauns 42.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Kelsey Huson
Volleyball will host their 💗DIG FOR A CURE💗 game tomorrow! Put on your PINK and come out to show your support. All proceeds will go towards the American Cancer Society. 🏐💗🐾
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Andrew Gibb-Clark
Tonight is the first HHS Choir Concert of the year! Come hear Madrigal and Chamber Singers perform their music for their trip to KCRF! HHS Kennel at 7pm or watch the live stream! https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/highland-high-school-highland-il/evt0e17312291
about 1 month ago, Andrew Gibb-Clark
Kristie Simmons
Students in chemistry I learning to write the formula and names for ionic compounds while viewing the compounds they create.
about 1 month ago, Kristie Simmons
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to the varsity girls golf team who finished 3rd in the MVC Tournament today at Belk Park. A special shout out to Maci Miles and Lily Barker who earned All-Conference honors! Great job ladies! 🖤⛳️❤️
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Seniors in Mrs. Huson’s English IV class annotating text and creating a poster. They are looking for examples of logos, pathos, and ethos.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
It’s a beautiful day at Belk Park for the MVC Girls Golf match. Let’s go Dogs!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Monday, October 7th, the Highland Bulldogs will take on Columbia High School at GCS Park! Come one, come all for this exciting evening of soccer. The cost is $5 per person. JV will start at 4:15 with Varsity to follow. See you there! ❤️⚽️🖤
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Varsity (and JV) volleyball defeated Mascoutah tonight! The varsity team has a 15-4 record and 5-1 record in conference! Come support the volleyball program wearing pink on Thursday as we take on CM in our 2nd Annual Dig for a Cure night! 💗🏐💕
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Senior Jackson Marchal was recognized at a Board Meeting earlier this month for being a Commended Student for the National Merit Scholar Program and his Eagle Scout Project where he created safety buckets for Highland and St. Paul schools. Well done!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Mary Jackson
Seniors: The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is now available to complete online. Please complete this important Financial Aid document ASAP.
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
Girls varsity golf results from the Highland Country Club: Mascoutah 202, Triad 204, Highland 216. Scoring tonight Meridith Kleinmann 52, Maddie Noeltner 52, Claire Korte 55, Lia Basden 57.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Thank you to all that attended tonight’s soccer game at Glik Park. Highland fell 2-1 to CM. We have generous fans who donated almost $200 to the American Cancer Society! Thank you for your donations! 💗⚽️💕
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Join us for soccer starting at 4:15pm at Glik Park! We will raffle off a gift basket with all proceeds being donated to the American Cancer Society! It’s Pink Week - Highland vs. Civic Memorial! Go Dogs!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Juniors- The School Counselors will be meeting with you on Oct. 9 and 10 to talk about Career and College planning. We will meet in the HHS Library Lab. Appointment times will be posted on the School Counseling windows.
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations to former HHS teacher Mrs. Lori Ruebhausen on her election into the Highland Illinois Area Schools Alumni Association Hall of Fame. Her distinguished career at Highland CUSD 5 ranged from 1982-2017
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
Tomorrow kicks off 💗PINK WEEK💗 October is breast cancer awareness month, and your bulldogs take on Civic Memorial in soccer, volleyball, and football this week. Break out your pink to show your support this week for the following games: Monday, home soccer @ 4:15 (varsity first)⚽️ Thursday, home volleyball @ 4:15 (varsity to follow)🏐 Friday, football @ CM @ 7:00🏈 💗🏐Thursday is volleyball’s Dig For a Cure game. Proceeds will be donated to the American Cancer Society 🏐💗
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Gym looks great and everyone is exited for Homecoming 2019. Thanks to everyone who has helped this week. We are looking forward to a great dance and want to remind everyone to be safe a make good choices.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Amy Boscolo
JV volleyball finished 2nd in the O’Fallon Tournament today. Good job ladies!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
In varsity boys golf, the boys took 4th of 16 teams at the Centralia Best Ball Tournament with a 233. Evan Sutton and Jake Brauns finished 2nd with an even par 70.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to the girls and boys cross country teams. The girls took 2nd and the boys took 4th at the Springfield Invite this morning! Great job!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Dance tonight at 7:30pm. The gym looks amazing and we can’t wait to see you. Please, remember to be safe, be smart, and be responsible. We need everyone back at school on Monday. Enjoy the moment and see you soon!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
Bulldog Nation kicked off our homecoming game with a class color confetti throw! ❤️🖤⚪️🐾 Watch the video on our Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/p/B274TpVnkUM/?igshid=54kyeoebv05o
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Dr. Chris Becker
Pep Rally and Tug of War!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Pep Rally!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Honoring Bill Tschudy, an American hero.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More Carnival Action!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Carnival Fun!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Carnival Fun!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Carnival Fun!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Carnival 2019! Fun for all!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Carnival 2019! What a day!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Carnival 2019! What a day!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Yes! More Carnival Fun!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More Carnival Fun!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More Carnival Fun!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More Carnival Fun!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More Homecoming Carnival!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Carnival 2019!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Carnival 2019!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Mary Jackson
The School Counselors spent the afternoon touring McKendree University! They got information about academics, housing and financial aid!
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Carnival 2019!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
Today’s pep rally has us fired up for our homecoming game tonight! #LetsGoBulldogs 🐾❤️
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Carnival 2019!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Highland High School Staff and Administration enjoying a sampling of CD Meals and Kitchen during our wellness fair at HHS
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to the Varsity and JV volleyball team who both defeated Waterloo in two games tonight! Way to go! 🖤🏐❤️
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
And the Sophomores win!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Reminder students that Power Volleyball is at 6pm in the HHS Gym. Be there at 5:45pm!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Highland Primary was outstanding! Thank you for singing to us! We are inspired!!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Can you spot the high school student??? It’s about time to rock Highland Primary!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Our Grantfork students welcomed us with lots of cheers! Thank you!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Thank you Alhambra for having us today!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s Homecoming Assembly Day! Thank you Highland Elementary for having us!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Girls Varsity golf results from Highland Country Club: Columbia 173, Highland 194, Waterloo 206. Scoring tonight Meridith Kleinmann 47, Claire Korte 48, Lilly Barker 49, Lia Basden 50.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It was another outstanding Homecoming Parade! Thank you Monica Rensing and football parents for putting the parade together! Fun was had by all!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
A young Bulldog cheerleader made a special sign for our football team
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to the Highland Bulldogs who won the MVC Boys Golf Conference meet today. Evan Sutton was the overall medalist (76). Jake Brauns, Jack Massa, Jaxton Black, and Reid Koishor also medaled for the Bulldogs. Well done! ❤️⛳️🖤
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Buchtel, Mrs. Case, and Mrs. Huson, all supporting HoliDAY Dress up day. Our Student Council sponsors, Mrs. Case and Mrs. Buchtel, have been the masterminds behind our homecoming events and Mrs. Huson serves as our Bulldog Nation and Highland Hooligans Sponsor. If you see them, please tell them thank you as they have put in many, many hours for our students, faculty, school, and community.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
It’s almost tee-time! Good luck Bulldogs at the MVC Tournament!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Counselors celebrating Twin/ Trio day for Homecoming Week
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Girls Varsity golf results from O'Fallon Tournament at Tamarack: Highland finished 13th place with 419. Scoring tonight Meridith Kleinmann 101, Lia Basden 104, Maci Miles 106, Maddie Noeltner 108.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
JV Boys’ golf finishes 2nd by one shot out of 12 teams at the Alton Invitational. Bryce Knackstedt and Dominick Emig each shot 33 and tied for low score. Dominick finished 1st and Bryce finished 2nd in a scorecard playoff. Great job to the entire team.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Stephanie Buchtel
Twin/Trio Tuesday! The teachers got in on the action too 😊. Here are some of our best dressed!
about 1 month ago, Stephanie Buchtel
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Office Staff showing their spirit for twin and trio day during Homecoming Week.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Liza Basden
AP Chemistry nerds 🧪🤓🥽 #twinday
about 1 month ago, Liza Basden
Emily Stille
HHS CTE department, the brightest crayons in the box!
about 1 month ago, Emily Stille
Emily Stille
HHS CTE department, the brightest crayons in the box!
about 1 month ago, Emily Stille
Amy Boscolo
Bulldog fans..here are a few reminders for our game on Friday evening. Outside food and drinks are not allowed into the stadium. Also, reentry is not permitted. If you would like to pre-purchase a ticket for the game, we will have tickets on sale Thursday at lunches!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Spirit gear is here! If you ordered spirit wear, you can pick up your order in the HHS office by 3:30pm daily. Go Bulldogs!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Christa Huelskamp
If you plan on attending the HHS Soccer game against Jerseyville this evening please use the link below to view the roster. Go Bulldogs! https://5il.co/aet6​​
about 1 month ago, Christa Huelskamp
Stephanie Buchtel
Mardi Gras Masquerade Week is in full swing! Great first day of dress ups! 🐾⚜️
about 1 month ago, Stephanie Buchtel
Amy Boscolo
Girls Varsity golf results from The Legacy match: 1st - Highland 204, Granite City 207, Father Mcgivney 240. First Place Medalist overall is Lilly Barker with a 48. Also scoring tonight Claire Korte 51, Maddie Noeltner 52, Maci Miles 53.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Varsity boys golf results from Highland Country Club. Mater Dei 154 and Highland 159. Evan Sutton and Grant Goebel (MD) tied for medalist with 1 under 35. Also scoring for Highland were Jack Massa 39, Reid Koishor 42, and Jake Brauns 43.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Christa Huelskamp
If you plan on attending tonights Soccer game, view the roster for Highland and Granite City here: https://5il.co/ae6w
about 1 month ago, Christa Huelskamp
Dr. Chris Becker
This week in HHS Athletics
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Marching Band earned 3rd in our class today at Edwardsville, out of 9 bands! Color Guard was 2nd place in their caption.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Charleston Tournament Champions!!! Congratulations on a job well done! Shout out to Liv Wilke on being named to the All Tournament Team and Bella LaPorta on being named Tournament MVP!! Go Bulldogs!! ❤️🏐🖤 Record: 13-3
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
The Marching Bulldogs had an outstanding performance today at the Edwardsville Tiger Ambush. Well done!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Homecoming Dress Up Days for next week!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Medal winners from today’s XC Meet at SIUE!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Boys and girls cross country both took 3rd at Edwardsville Invitational today. Congratulations to all of our meet medalists!
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
The JV boys soccer team defeated Gibault in PK’s to win the consolation bracket of the JV Highland Soccer Tournament. Well done! ❤️⚽️🖤
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
The JV boys soccer team defeated Gibault in PK’s to win the consolation bracket of the JV Highland Soccer Tournament. Well done! ❤️⚽️🖤
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
JV boys soccer will be playing in the consolation championship of the Highland JV Soccer Tournament starting at 11:30 am at Glik Park vs. Waterloo Gibault.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Girls tennis has been cancelled today due to weather in Alton.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
The HHS Parking Lot was is really good shape this Saturday morning. Thanks for helping to keep it that way. Enjoy your weekend and be safe. And if you’re in the lot, please help keep it clean. It’s the little things and they matter.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Mary Jackson
Congrats to this week’s College Changes Everything Raffle Winner! Seniors show the School Counselors proof you completed a college application for a raffle ticket.
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
The JV Football game against Mascoutah has been rescheduled for Monday starting at 6pm. The game will be played at HHS.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
The JV football game vs Mascoutah scheduled for Saturday, September 21 has been cancelled.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Boys golf competed in the OTHS invite at Tamarack today. The Bulldogs took 4th of 16 teams with a 321. Evan Sutton finished 2nd with a 73. Connor Reinarman shot 81, Jaxton Black 82, Jake Brauns 86, Jack Massa 87, and Reod Koishor.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Fall play practice is cancelled for today, Friday, September 20.
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It was a battle on the courts tonight, but the Bulldogs were victorious! Highland Tennis defeated Triad 5-4. Well done ladies! 🖤🎾❤️
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to the volleyball program! All three teams defeated Triad in two games tonight. ❤️🏐🖤
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Ready to go!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Girls Tennis vs Triad
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students working on Homecoming Float posters during FTT.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please view the following link for the September 2019 HHS Parent Letter and Board Notes. https://5il.co/aby0
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Girls Tennis tonight!
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Senior Jackson Marchal has been named a Commended Student in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship program. Jackson is the son of Michael and Kimberly Marchal of Highland, IL.
about 1 month ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Kelsey Huson
Pack the gym tomorrow night to watch the volleyball team take on Triad! 🏐🐾
about 1 month ago, Kelsey Huson
Mary Jackson
Great turn out at our Financial Aid night. Thanks to Ciera Field from Washington University for presenting.
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Emily Stille
Platinum chef competition workshop day. Our team members sat through a variety of sessions enhancing their knife, sanitation, sauce, plating, and flavor skills to begin their prep work for the competition in October.
about 1 month ago, Emily Stille
Mary Jackson
Reminder- Tonight Financial Aid presentation 6:30pm HHS Kennel
about 1 month ago, Mary Jackson
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Students learning the all important skill of keyboarding in Ms. Heinz’s class.
about 1 month ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Amy Boscolo
Winter sports registration is now open! Registration allows school staff to check eligibility, so please register today! https://sites.google.com/highlandcusd5.org/hhsathletics/sports-registration?authuser=0
about 1 month ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Senior Homecoming Court
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Junior Homecoming Court
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Amy Boscolo
Parent volunteers are needed to help monitor the Homecoming Parade on September 25th. Contact Monica Rensing at 618-781-7809 or monicarensing@yahoo.com if you are able to assist.
2 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Sophomore Homecoming Court
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Freshman Court Members
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Great Job by Ms Buchtel and Ms Case in introducing the court members for HHS Homecoming this year. The theme is Mardi Gras Masquerade. Football game is going to be September 27 and the dance will be September 28.
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Amy Boscolo
The girls tennis team defeated Waterloo 9-0 tonight. This is the sixth shutout this season! Well done ladies! ❤️🎾🖤
2 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Financial Aid Presentation- Wed. Sept. 18th HHS Kennel 6:30pm
2 months ago, Mary Jackson
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Great event today put on by the HIghland FFA Alumni Association, Puttin Around the Country. Here is Ms Jones putting at one of the holes. I am pretty sure it was a Hole-in-One.
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mary Jackson
Congrats to our college changes everything winner for week 1. Seniors don’t forget to complete those college applications and let your school counselor know to enter the raffle!
2 months ago, Mary Jackson
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mrs Jones’ Food Classes receiving their certificates for passing the food safety certification. This certificate allows them to work in the food safety industry. Congrats to all the students on their accomplishment.
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland Superintendent, Mr. Mike Sutton visits the Bulldog Grounds Coffee Shop today to meet with students and Program Assistant, Mrs. Donoho. The new shop has been an amazing addition to our school.
2 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Chip Minton from SportsWorld.org gave a great presentation today on following your dreams and never giving up. Great presenter and great audience.
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Kelsey Huson
Reminder- Homecoming T-shirts are only on sale for a couple more days. Students playing kickball or volleyball during spirit week will need their class shirt; shirts will also be worn during spirit week. Get yours now: https://aa-sportswear.com/hhs_homecoming_2019/shop/home
2 months ago, Kelsey Huson
Mary Jackson
Seniors: It's ISAC's College Changes Everything Month- The School Counselors will be raffling off gift cards and college items each Friday. Bring in proof that you have completed a college application to be entered to win.
2 months ago, Mary Jackson
Mary Jackson
Juniors interested in taking the PSAT/ NMSQT- Sign up and $ Due Sept. 11th to Sarah in the Office.
2 months ago, Mary Jackson
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Students in Mrs Ramsey’s Biology Class learning the different parts of the microscope. They are building towards starting lab work.
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mary Jackson
Please click the link for the latest School Counselor Newsletter: https://www.smore.com/up9b1
2 months ago, Mary Jackson
Liza Basden
Physics classes, with Mrs. G, pulling out prior knowledge on speed and reviewing graphing skills with little cars.
2 months ago, Liza Basden
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mr Elledge and Mr Strong twinning today at school. Safe to say they have spent way to much time in the same hallway over the last 18 years.
2 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Kelsey Huson
The theme for tomorrow is 🔴🔴 RED OUT 🔴🔴 Wear all your red gear to school and then pack the stands tomorrow night for our first game on our own field! 🐾
2 months ago, Kelsey Huson
Mary Jackson
College bound athletes: Any student wishing to participate in college athletics at a NCAA Division I or II school needs to register with the NCAA Eligibility Center: www.eligibilitycenter.org. Transcripts can be sent to NCAA through your parchment account.
2 months ago, Mary Jackson
Mary Jackson
Friday is the last day to sign up for the ASVAB test at HHS. The test will be on Thursday Sept. 12th. Please see your school counselor to sign up.
2 months ago, Mary Jackson
Stephanie Buchtel
2nd hour FTT students enjoying the new coffee chop, Bulldog Grounds!!
2 months ago, Stephanie Buchtel
Mary Jackson
The school counselors had a great day at SIUE State Articulation today. We learned about scholarships, new majors, deadlines and opportunity updates from 12 Illinois universities including SIUE, SIUC, UIUC, UIS, UIC, EIU and NIU.
2 months ago, Mary Jackson
Liza Basden
AP Chem students perform a redox titration to determine if a hydrogen peroxide sample falls within acceptable range.
2 months ago, Liza Basden
Amy Boscolo
All golf practice are cancelled for today, Tuesday, September 3.
2 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Cross Country is cancelled today due to heat.
2 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Kelsey Huson
The boys fought hard tonight, and we can’t wait to see where this season takes them. We’re back at home this Friday; we’ll see you there, Bulldog Nation! 🐾
3 months ago, Kelsey Huson
Kelsey Huson
We may have been poured on, we may have had to wait a day, we may have had to change locations, but Bulldog Nation is out in full force tonight ⚪️🔴🐾🔴⚪️ #LetsGoBulldogs
3 months ago, Kelsey Huson
Amy Boscolo
Tonight's football game vs. Mt. Zion will take place at Mater Dei at 7pm. All HCUSD 5 passes and sports passes are accepted! We will also honor tickets sold last night. There will not be concessions available. We will resume the His Kids fundraiser on 9/6 vs. Belleville East!
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Highland will take on Mt. Zion tonight at 7pm at Mater Dei. We will be selling tickets starting at 5:30pm. If you purchased a ticket last night, that is still valid. Due to being off site, concessions will not be available. Let’s go Dogs!
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
JV football at Mt. Zion is cancelled today.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Liza Basden
Flame tests and gas spectrum tubes in Chem II this week. #chemisawesome 🧪
3 months ago, Liza Basden
Amy Boscolo
The football game has been postponed to Saturday at 7pm. The game location is TBD but will be local.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Any Junior or Senior Interested in taking the free ASVAB at HHS on Thursday September 12th please sign up in the School Counselors office by September 5th. To learn more about the test click here: http://official-asvab.com
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Kelsey Huson
Homecoming shirts are on sale now! Seniors- Mardi Gras Tie Dye / Juniors- purple / Sophomores- Green / Freshman- Gold. Shirts are $12 & will be worn during Homecoming spirit week. Orders must be in by Sept. 11th at 11:59pm. https://aa-sportswear.com/hhs_homecoming_2019/shop/home
3 months ago, Kelsey Huson
Amy Boscolo
The Athletic Council for 2019-2020 is ready for the school year! These student athletes are looking forward to being the best they can be both on and off the field. HHS would like to thank these young men and women for their continued service to their teams and community.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
The JV Golf match at Oak Brook has been cancelled today due to wet course conditions.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Club Day is during 5th hour FTT/ Lunch tomorrow (8/30). Please be sure to stop by each table, learn more and sign up to get involved. We have some brand new clubs starting this year!
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Mary Jackson
Last call to be on the Tutor List. Interested students should sign up in the School Counseling Office by Friday August 30th.
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
Triad High School has invited us to join Jack Renkens as he discusses Recruiting Realities on Monday, September 16 at 7pm. This event is free of charge. See the Google calendar link on the athletic website for more details!
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Freeburg High School has invited us to participate in a College Athlete Recruiting/Eligibility Seminar on Saturday, September 14 at 6pm. This event is free of charge. See the Google calendar link on the athletic website for more details!
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Me Cope teaching Espanol Uno (Spanish 1) how to pronounce the letters of the alphabet and spelling in Spanish. Great lesson.
3 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mary Jackson
PSAT/NMSQT Test- Registration is now open to juniors for the Oct.16th test. The $20 registration is due by Sept 11th. This exam is a practice SAT exam and a qualifying exam for the National Merit Scholarship. We highly encourage the top 20% of the junior class to take the exam, but it is open to any junior who registers.
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Mary Jackson
Reminder- College and Career Planning Parent Night Tonight- 6:30pm HHS Commons Admission Panel will include: SIUE, SWIC, McKendree, Missouri State and State Technical College
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
We are excited to announce that our soccer games vs. Columbia on October 7 will be played at GCS Park! Come one, come all! JV will play first with Varsity to follow.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Show your Bulldog Pride with spirit wear! Our store is only open for ten more hours! Don't wait! https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/mrgzhcZJUA
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
As we are preparing for our football and volleyball home openers, don't forget to get your sports pass for your high school student and for your family! Sports passes will not be sold at the gate. Get yours today!
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Students interested in being a tutor? Please sign up in the School Counseling Office by Friday August 30th to be added to the list given to interested students and parents.
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Dr. Chris Becker
Bulldog Nation is excited for the fall sports season! Home Football Game Themes: August 30th- White Out September 6th- Red Out September 27th (Homecoming)- Class Colors October 18th (Senior Night)- Black Out Away Game Themes will be announced soon! All of the Fall sports schedules can be found on the new Bulldog Nation bulletin board outside the library. Good luck Bulldogs! Have a great season! 🐾
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Mary Jackson
We’ve had a great couple of days meeting with seniors about plans after high school. Check out this crew who was excited about winning the scavenger hunt.
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
Attention Bulldog Nation! Your tee-shirt 3 pack is only available until Sunday! Get yours today! https://aa-sportswear.com/bulldog_nation_2019/shop/home
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Get your Bulldog Spirit Wear for the whole family today! Remember, our school store closes first thing Monday morning! https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/mrgzhcZJUA
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Parents, In the previous email, the link did not work for the Parent Letter/Board Notes. Sorry for any inconvenience. Please view the following link for the August information: https://5il.co/9pdr Thanks, Dr. Chris Becker, HHS Principal
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Parents, Please view the following link for the Athletic Events Parent Note: https://5il.co/9p5e Please view the following link for the August Parent Letter and Board Notes: https://5il.co9p5d Thank you, Dr. Chris Becker, HHS Principal
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Our football program will host a Charity Scrimmage on Friday, August 23 at 7pm at HHS. Please bring a non perishable food item in lieu of a gate fee.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
It’s scrimmage night for our Volleyball team! Join us at HHS at 5pm for our Bulldog Preview!
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
HIghland High School students and staff are participating in a PRACTICE CODE RED LOCKDOWN DRILL as part of our safety and security measures. This is a required drill and all students and staff are safe at this time.
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Weather updates - Girls/Boys Golf - Cancelled. Tennis Seniors 4:15-5:30, all others 3-4:15 in the HMS Pups Pen. Soccer after school in the HHS Balcony. Cross Country will meet in Coach Bradley's room. Freshman Football will be after school . JV/Varsity Football will be 5-8pm.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
College Admissions Parent Night: Tuesday Aug. 27th at 6:30pm HHS Commons. A panel of admission representatives will provide tips to help parents navigate successfully through this process. This parent night is designed primarily for Senior and Junior parents but all are welcome.
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
HHS 2019 FALL PLAY AUDITIONS - “WHODUNIT AND…T0 WHOM?” - Wednesday, August 28 from 5pm-8pm -IN THE KENNEL LOOKING FOR SMART, INTUITIVE AND SASSY ACTORS TO FULFILL THIS MYSTERY COMEDY. IMPROV AND DIALECT SKILL ARE A PLUS!
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
PTO Spiritwear is here!!! You can order with paper copy or online at https://highland-PTO.square.site. Ordering is only open until September 6, so hurry and order before it's too late!!!
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Congratulations to Madi Crawford for being selected for the National Association for Music Education National Honors Choir. She will be headed to Orlando in November to perform. Well done, Madi!
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Due to heat, we have some athletic schedule changes: JV/Varsity Football - 5-8pm Freshmen Football - After School - Weight Room Soccer - Gym Balcony 3-5:30pm Tennis - 6:30-8:30pm Cross Country - 6:30-8pm Golf - Girls will play as scheduled
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Bulldog Nation...this is for you! It's time to show your Bulldog Pride with your fan tee-shirts! 3 shirts - $25 - Endless Spirit! https://aa-sportswear.com/bulldog_nation_2019/shop/home
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
A reminder that AUG 20 is PICTURE DAY for students who have not gotten their picture taken or need retakes. Please see the link for photo packages from Voegele Studio. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0rxceYmezfiOHA4aEhIRE1OLTVNVVNybVZnT3NhdFBfV3pR/view?usp=sharing
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Come on out to Mazzio’s on Monday night to support the HHS Volleyball Team! Grab a bite to eat and meet the coaches and team who will help serve the meals.
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Bulldog Athletics Schedule: Aug 19-24 *subject to change
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Our Bulldog Team Shop is open! Get your spirit wear today. All items will ship to HHS for pick-up. Our store closes on August 26, so don't miss out! https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/mrgzhcZJUA
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Are you in need for PE clothes for the school year? If so, we have a Team Store open for your convenience! Orders will be shipped to HHS and given to students in class. Order today! https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/xWapmFPyX2
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
If you were unable to attend our Fall Sports Meeting tonight, view it on our webpage! Don't forget to order from the School Store and get your Sports Passes today! https://sites.google.com/highlandcusd5.org/hhsathletics
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Mary Jackson
Please click the link for the School Counselor's latest newsletter: https://www.smore.com/7gq6p
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Amy Boscolo
Are you in need of PE clothes? If so, we have opened our PE Store for your convenience. The store is open until August 26, so get your PE apparel today! All items will be shipped to HHS and delivered to students in PE classes. https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/xWapmFPyX2
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
The Highland Bulldogs Spirit Shop 2019 is now open! The store is open from August 12 - August 26, 2019. Get your spiritwear now! https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/mrgzhcZJUA
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Girls golf will begin at 10am today due to course conditions.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
‪Boys Soccer Tryout Update: Tuesday 3:30-5:30, 3-6 Wednesday, 3-5 Thursday and Friday. All tryouts will take place at the high school, not Glik Park. ‬
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
The school store is now open! Get your Bulldog gear now! The store closes on August 26! All items will ship to HHS for pick up. https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/mrgzhcZJUA
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
Golf tryouts for the boys and girls are cancelled today due to weather conditions.
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
‪Due to weather conditions, cross country practice is cancelled for Monday, August 12. ‬
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Open House- Tuesday, August 13 from 5:30-6:30pm Students/parents should bring a copy of their schedule to find classrooms, meet teachers, and locate their lockers We can’t wait to see everyone!
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Highland High School Snowball leaders Tess Korte, Olivia Jansen, and Meg Vidmar show off the Snowball Bulletin Board they created. Special thanks to sponsor Mrs Hall who helped. Looks great and Snowball is a great club to join.
3 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Amy Boscolo
HHS is looking for coaches! If you are interested in coaching boys basketball (varsity and JV), girls soccer (varsity and JV), or wrestling (assistant), apply today! https://www.applitrack.com/highlandcusd5/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Athletics%2fActivities
3 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
New Bulletin Boards up at Highland High School. They look great and promote positive energy. Special thanks to Olivia Jansen, Meg Ramsey and Office Assistant Jami Jansen on all the hard work designing and creating the boards. They look fun and bright and build excitement for the start of school.
3 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Mary Jackson
Thanks to this fun bunch for making Freshman Day great! We appreciate everyone who attended.
3 months ago, Mary Jackson
Liza Basden
The HHS Sci Department is highlighting former HHS students who have earned a science-related degree and/or are working in a science field. Please fill out the form & we will share it with our students via an informational board in our hallway. https://forms.gle/HeSHX4gpmgYSKDFW7
3 months ago, Liza Basden
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Families, Welcome back! Please click the link for a few quick reminders: https://www.smore.com/x6qwr Thanks, HHS School Counselors
3 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Had a great time meeting all the new teachers at the new teacher luncheon. It’s going to be a great year.
3 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
If you would like a family pass or high school student pass for home athletic events for the 2019-2020 school year, please head to the HHS athletic website for details on how to get yours! https://sites.google.com/highlandcusd5.org/hhsathletics
4 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please view the following link for August Back to School information from HHS: https://5il.co/9487 Thanks, Dr. Chris Becker, HHS Principal
4 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
Today is the last day to order from our PE store! Get your apparel today! Items will be shipped to HHS and passed out in PE classes. https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/nRpnLVyTC7
4 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Amy Boscolo
There are only 5 days left of our PE School Store. All items purchased will ship to HHS and be passed out in class. Get yours today! https://www.bsnteamsports.com/shop/nRpnLVyTC7
4 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Liza Basden
Class shirts for spirit days will be available for purchase through the school this year. The link to the online store will be available very soon.
4 months ago, Liza Basden
Dr. Chris Becker
-Reminder: HHS Picture Day Schedule Tues., July 23-8:00am-3:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm at HMS -Make-Up Pictures will be Aug 20 during school day.
4 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland PE Team Store is now open! Check out the link below to purchase PE items. - Shop Now: https://www.bsnteamsports.com/v3/shop/team_shop/nRpnLVyTC7 - Store Open From: July 17 - July 29, 2019 and items will be delivered to PE classes when school begins!
4 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Fall athletes...register for your fall sport now! It’s a simple process that helps us prepare for your tryout/first practice. https://sites.google.com/highlandcusd5.org/hhsathletics
4 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations to the HHS girls and boys track and field teams for earning the IHSA Team Academic Achievement Award for the 2018-2019 school year!
4 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Picture Day Schedule July 9 8:00-3:00pm at HMS July 23 8:00-3:00pm and 5:00-8:00pm at HMS
4 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
The Bulldog Grounds Coffee Shop is coming along in the library as the STEP Grant has allowed for upgrades. It’s an amazing space for students and faculty, and provides job opportunities for students. Mrs. Stirewalt sponsors the program.
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
A big shout out to Kurt Vonder Haar, his boys, and others who helped clean the lot today! What a great lesson showing that a small act of kindness has a huge impact. Let’s keep it going as these gestures make our community what it is.
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS English teachers Mrs. Huson, Mrs. Bland, Mrs. Case, and Mrs. Ruder spent the day at a PD workshop with education expert Kelly Gallagher. They are excited to learn, share, and bring ideas back to the classroom. Proud of them!
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Good evening and I hope you’re enjoying your summer! A quick note regarding continued trash left in the HHS parking lot. Although it’s likely just a few individuals and perhaps not even HHS students, custodians must drive the lot each morning to clean up, and that’s not fair to them. Plus, it just looks bad when driving by on Troxler. For those not involved with this issue, please disregard. Thanks for taking pride in your school and community and keeping things clean! We appreciate it and our custodians appreciate it. Be safe and see you August 14th! Sincerely, Dr. Chris A. Becker.
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please view the following link for the HHS June Parent letter: https://5il.co/85wr
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Update-The HHS Office will be closed JUNE 14.--Students needing work permits this summer. The HHS Office is open June 12, 13, 17, & 18 from 8-3pm. Please bring a Letter from Employer, Letter from Parent, & Social Security Card. Please contact HHS with questions at 618-654-7131.
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Attention students needing work permits this summer. The HHS Office is open June 12, 13, 14, 17, & 18 from 8:00-3:00pm. Please bring the following documents: Letter from employer, Letter from Parent, & Social Security Card. Please contact HHS with questions at 618-654-7131.
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Carrie Buss
HHS Costa Rica Trip: An Adventure with wonderful students. We whitewater rafted, ziplined, hiked, outrigger canoed, and much more! Love this group💜🌴
5 months ago, Carrie Buss
Dr. Chris Becker
LINKS for FREE SPORTS Physicals https://athletesadvantage.hshs.org/sports
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please see the link below regarding FREE SPORTS PHYSICALS scheduled for Monday, JUNE 24th at St. Joseph's Hospital in Highland-https://athletesadvantage.hshs.org/sports (A reminder that incoming Freshman need a FULL PHYSICAL per Illinois law).
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More Summer Football.
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Summer Football Preparation
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland CUSD #5 principals attending a PD conference on Teacher Evaluations
5 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
School Counselor update with info for the start of the 2019-2020 school year. Enjoy your summer! https://www.smore.com/gd0s4-school-counselor-update?ref=got_100_views_email
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Regional Champions for baseball with a 9-5 victory over Mascoutah!
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations Mr. Jones and Mr. Schmitz on your retirement. We will miss you!
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Our 2019 Valedictorians and Salutatorians! Abigail Rose Beyer- Valedictorian Lexys Lauren Gilliam- Salutatorian Mae Lizabeth Riffel- Salutatorian Katelyn Riece Marti- Salutatorian Lauren Ann Townsend- Valedictorian
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Amy Boscolo
The Highland Bulldog Hockey Club would like to invite anyone that might be interested in playing ice hockey to join the team this summer during our open ice skating. Any student interested (male or female) with a birth year prior to 12/31/2006. Opening skating is free to anyone wanting to participate. If they would like more information the can contact Kevin Miles the club president at mileskh4@gmail.com. The dates for this summer’s open skating for the Highland Bulldog Hockey Club are: 7/7 McKendree RecPlex at 5:00 7/14 East Alton Ice Arena at 3:00 7/21 East Alton Ice Arena at 3:00 7/28 East Alton Ice Arena at 3:00 8/4 East Alton Ice Arena at 6:30 8/11 East Alton Ice Arena at 6:30 8/18 East Alton Ice Arena at 4:15 8/25 East Alton Ice Arena at 4:15
6 months ago, Amy Boscolo
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations to seniors Nigel Bennett, Eli Burns, Elaina Cooksey, and Austin Reinhardt who successfully completed the Running Start program at SWIC earning college credit while in high school.
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations to Highland High School's award winners. Please view the following link to see all the scholarship and department winners: https://5il.co/7rep
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland baseball defeated Breese Central 4-2 tonight. The Bulldogs move on in Regionals. They will play the Knights at Triad on Thursday at 4:15pm. ❤️⚾️🖤
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Due to pending weather, the softball regional game has been postponed to Wednesday, May 22 at 6:30pm. 🖤🥎❤️
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congrats to Max and Damaris as they finish their time as exchange students at Highland High School. We are so proud of you, thank you for spending the year with us, and will miss you!
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
A big shout out to Bill Napper and The Pioneer for such excellent coverage for our Seniors and Graduation. It is very appreciated.
6 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Link from today’s graduation. https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/highland-high-school-highland-il/evtc4cb13f61d Thanks to Josh Case and Chris Durbin for their support. Congrats Class of 2019!
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations Class of 2019! “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. And Live the life you have imagined.”-Henry David Thoreau
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations to Evan Sutton, Tyler Woll, and Levi Weak. Bass Fishing State Champs! Thank you Coach Rinderer!
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations Taylor Kesner! 6th in State in the Shot Put!
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Great way to end the JV Softball season with a 17-6 win over Mascoutah!
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Online Link for Graduation! Please share with friends and relatives not able to attend. Starts at 2:00pm Sunday. https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/highland-high-school-highland-il/evtc4cb13f61d
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Class of 2019-Graduation Practice today! See you Sunday at 2:00pm-Doors open at 12:30pm
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
4x8 survives and advances! #packup
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Thank you to Mike Case and Scottie Cates of Kloss Furniture for coming in to interview students in Mrs. Case’s public speaking classes. Working on soft skills and being career ready.
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Buss and Anatomy & Physiology students designed and created health books for primary students in Mrs. Counts’ class. Today they shared and read together. What a great learning activity in our amazing district.
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
SENIOR GRADUATION INFO- Sunday, May 19 High School Gym at 2:00 pm. Please assemble in the Commons by 1:30 PM SHARP for line-up. Doors open at 12:30pm for guests/parents.
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Parents, Please view the following link to see the May Parent Letter and Board Notes: https://5il.co/7poy
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Wed., May 15- Baccalaureate Service, St. Paul Church-at 7:00 pm Meet at St. Paul by 6:30 PM Junior Marshals will lead the class into church. Graduates wear cap and gown for this service.
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Congrats to Don Schmitz, Larry Jones and Mary Jackson for winning awards today at the Madison Co CTE Awards Luncheon.
6 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Congrats Seniors! Taylor Becker, Emily Allsman, Lexy Gilliam, and Lily Garbett
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Liza Basden
Hon Chem students using gas stoichiometry to design airbags for egg drops
6 months ago, Liza Basden
Liza Basden
Exploring equilibrium in Chem I classes
6 months ago, Liza Basden
Dr. Chris Becker
Congrats to Larry Jones and Don Schmitz on their retirements at the end of the year. They will both be missed at HHS.
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please see info on the ribbon cutting ceremony for the All-Abilities Playground on June 1.
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Seniors- some final reminders: www.smore.com/nphrf
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Hello Seniors! We are excited to celebrate your last day on Tuesday. We are so proud of you! Have fun and enjoy tomorrow, but remember to be safe, make good decisions, and maintain a safe school environment. Please view the following links for the Senior Letter and the Senior PowerPoint with additional information regarding seniors: 5il.co/72r1 5il.co/72r2 Educationally Yours, Dr. Becker, Principal
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Updated Athletic Events
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Reminder for seniors to wear college or career apparel to school on Monday. Picture opportunities during lunch with college and career logos. Enjoy your last full day!
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Staff Appreciation Week is May 6-10. We are forever grateful for such a talented, dedicated, and passionate faculty and staff at HHS! Please help us say thank you for all that they do for our students, our school, and our community.
6 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Freshman Baseball at Belleville Althoff has just been canceled today. Unfortunately Mother Nature is still undefeated this Spring.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
JV Baseball at home today Vs Central at 12 has been cancelled. All other sporting events are still on as scheduled at this time.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Former Exchange Student Tetsuya Yamamoto visits HHS with his family today. Tet came to Highland from Japan in 1993 and came back for a visit. He currently lives in Osaka, Japan. Current HHS exchange student, Max,who is visiting from Thailand, helped with the tour today.
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
May FTT Calendar and other end of year events!
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Spring Choir Concert
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Prom 2019-Under the Canopy
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Thanks you HHS students who participated in the Mock Crash today and helped encourage positive choices
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Highland Students Jaqlyn Ferguson, Jack Biermann, Wes McMillen, Autumn Meyer, Elizabeth Huntley, Olivia Jansen, Sam Segrist, Jannessa Kimmle, Ashely Knackstedt, Madi Adolph, Tess Korte, Megan Vidmar, and Anthkny Gant were incredible today acting, narrating and doing make up for the Mock Crash
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Big Highland Shoutout to SRO Flake, Deanna Dobbs, Steve Konopka, Mary Jackson, Dr Becker and Kirk Essenpries for their hard work, organization and acting before, during and after the Mock Crash.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Mock Crash 2019-Please be safe, make good choices, and enjoy the PROM- Please Return On Monday- We need you
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Edwardsville and OFallon Goodwill donated the prom dresses for today’s Mock Crash. Thank you for the continued support.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Thanks to Steve Nonn, Coroner and Crystal Uhe, District Attorney’s office for lending reality and credibility to the Mock Crash.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Thanks to Randy’s Towing, ADR, Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home and Troy Heman for donating services and expertise to the Mock Crash. Our community is always incredibly supportive of our kids.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Special thanks to HIghland PD, Highland FD, Highland/Pierron FD, HSHS Rescue and Highland Parks and Rec for donating their time and expertise
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Big thanks to Todd Zobrist, Ty Barr and Ryan Dumstorff for organizing and putting together the Mock Crash. It was an incredible event.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Mock Crash 2019 Remember to make good choices-your life is too valuable
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
2019-2020 Registration Information-Please mark your calendars as online registration takes place July 1-July 22. See info on attachments for details. Open dates in buildings are July 9 and July 16 from 8am-3pm.
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Due to projected rain and wet conditions on Thursday, the Mock Crash Assembly has been rescheduled for Friday, April 26th at 9:00am. The gravel student parking lot will be open on Thursday. Thank you for your cooperation.
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Congrats to all of our National Art Honor Society Inductees tonight at the Induction Ceremony. Great to see students honored for their talents.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
We are monitoring the weather regarding the Mock Crash set for tomorrow at 9am. It’s still on at this point. We will provide updates this evening and in the morning regarding changes If they occur. Rain date is Friday at 9am.
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Coffeehouse Cabaret 2019!
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Come to the Spring Bloom at Silver Lake today from 9-2!
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS families, Please use the link for our latest newsletter: https://www.smore.com/8zv5k Enjoy your spring break, HHS School Counselors
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
All this for your plants, pets, pretties and plants from the FFA for sale at Bloom Fest.  Silver Lake Saturday the 20th from 9-2.  Come support the FFA and Art Department.
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Liza Basden
‪Science teachers learning from @StationCDRKelly at #NSTA19 “How good you are when you start something has no relationship to how good you can become if you work hard.” ‬
7 months ago, Liza Basden
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Carol Wylie from Scott Credit Union presents to Highland High School Students on CU Reality during 2nd Period. Special thanks to Ms Heinz for organizing.
7 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Model UN students as they embark on a two day conference this week.
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Beyer and her World History class learning about the Persian Empire today.
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Thanks to HHS counselors for helping to plan and prepare for the PSAT/SAT this week. A big thanks to Mrs. Jackson, Mrs. Lieberman, and Testing Coordinator, Mrs. Spaeth.
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
PSAT/SAT Tomorrow-April 9th
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Weekly Athletics *all times subject to change
7 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Reminder: PSAT/SAT exam is scheduled for Tuesday, April 9th. See details below. Please view the following link for PSAT/SAT information for all grade levels: https://5il.co/6wan Thanks, Dr. Becker, HHS Principal
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Chris Flake, SRO, speaking to 5th graders in Mrs. Spies’ class about the dangers of vaping and importance of making good decisions.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mr. Durbin’s PTLW class work on CAD drawings.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Chemistry students solving problems in teams in Mrs. Basden’s class
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students learning about residential wiring in Mr. Schmitz’s Industrial Ed II class with a hands on activity.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Representatives from SWIC talking with Seniors in COOP class about career opportunities in technical areas as they prepare for life after high school.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Dear HHS Families, Greetings from Highland High School. Today, the Highland Police Department, along with officers from neighboring communities, brought several K-9 dogs to HHS for a drug search that included classrooms, hallways, lockers, and parking lots. Thanks to parents, local law enforcement, students, and staff for working together to maintain a safe environment for our school and community. Educationally Yours, Dr. Chris Becker HHS Principal
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
World Autism Awareness Day
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE for SEMESTER II- May 17, 20, 21. Make-up is May 22 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0rxceYmezfialp2clEyUGUwYnlJaHBUeXpLd2hKWXBwQjFN/view
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mrs. Martz’s English class reading and watching The Call of the Wild by Jack London. A big theme students noted was that “loss of imagination in Alaska can be deadly.” Students also did a Close Read and answered questions about the text.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Seniors in Mrs. Case’s English IV class view the movie Hotel Rwanda and learn about the horrible genocide that occurred in 1994. It is our hope that students learn about history to prevent tragedies like this from ever happening again.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
April events and FTT Calendar! A reminder the PSAT/SAT Test is April 9 for grades 9, 10, and 11. Seniors have a College/Career Day.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please view the following links for 2019 Mock Crash information (April 25) and the 2019 Guest forms for Prom (April 27): https://5il.co/73b3 https://5il.co/73b5 Thanks, Dr. Chris Becker, HHS Principal
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Awesome job GC! Shrek Director, Mr. Andy Gibb-Clark and his wife & niece after the show on Friday.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Shrek-sound and light
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Shrek- some key parts of the show!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Shrek!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More Shrek!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Shrek-Matinee at 2pm today! Come see the final show. The cast is phenomenal
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Shrek-Matinee at 2pm today! Come see the final show. The cast is phenomenal
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Most often, it’s more about serving others than ourselves.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Attention Senior Parents, Please see information below regarding end of year activities for the Class of 2019. SENIOR INFORMATION- The last day for Seniors is planned for Tuesday, May 7, and Senior Finals Exams take place May 8 and 9 for those not exempt. Please see the SENIOR informational letter and SENIOR PowerPoint for more details regarding end of year activities which include Honors Night, Baccalaureate, and Graduation. April 2019 Tues. Apr. 9 NO SCHOOL for Seniors-College & Career Day Tues., Apr. 16 Senior Grad Meeting @ Kennel 2nd Hour FTT-8:40-9:29 am Thurs., Apr. 25 Mock Crash 9:00-10:15 am (ALL STUDENTS) Sat., Apr. 27 PROM KC Hall 7:00-11:00 pm Sat., Apr. 27 Post PROM @ HHS Gym 11:30 pm-3:30 am May 2019 Wed., May 1 Jostens Cap & Gown Delivery 11:15-12:45 (all lunch periods) Wed., May 1 Bulldog Appreciation Awards Commons 7:00 pm Mon., May 6-Fri., May 17 AP Testing Tues., May 7 Seniors Last Day Wed., May 8 Senior Final Exams Thurs., May 9 Senior Final Exams Mon., May 13 HHS Awards Night-Commons 6:30 pm Wed., May 15 Baccalaureate @ St. Paul 7:00 pm Fri., May 17 Graduation practice - 9:00 am - 11:00 am Commons & Gym Sun., May 19 HHS Graduation – 2:00 pm Please view the following link for the Senior Letter and the Senior PowerPoint with additional information regarding seniors: https://5il.co/72r1 https://5il.co/72r2 Thank you, Dr. Chris Becker, HHS Principal
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More from the SWIC Student Art Show. Reece Mercer and Madison Self displaying their pieces.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More from the SWIC Student Art Show. Reece Mercer and Madison Self displaying their pieces.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Stundent art show at SWIC. Geena Budwell wins the Ron Isom Contemporary Art Award.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More photos from Destress and Rest Week with our service dogs-Over 400 students came to visit during lunches.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Therapy Thursday-Service dogs as another part of our Destress and Rest Week. The students and staff really enjoyed it and the positive vibe was felt throughout the building.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
BND article on the Building Trades program! We are excited to have it back and also welcome back Bruce Diebert as our instructor. https://www.bnd.com/news/local/community/highland-news-leader/article228481984.html
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Shrek the Musical is almost here! Shows are Fri & Sat at 7:00pm and Sunday at 2:00 pm. Tickets sold at the door. Doors open Fri and Sat at 6pm and Sun at 1 pm. We are expecting large crowds so please arrive early. It’s an amazing show!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
More Science Olympiad 1st place photos!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congrats the the Science Olympiad Team on a 1st Place finish yesterday!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Board of Education lowers athletic and activity fees. Check out the Highland Newsleader article! https://www.bnd.com/news/local/community/highland-news-leader/article228450584.html
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mr. Case conducting band students this morning.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mr. Houchins, Associate Principal, talking with 10th graders about the upcoming PSAT 10 on April 9th
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Attention SOPHOMORE STUDENTS and PARENTS: Please see additional information about the 10th GRADE SAT on April 9th. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1hMByFiVs4eUJmdnctPUbkprxz1q56g6wRJhsWDi7fK4/edit?usp=sharing
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Day 2 of Destress and Rest Week! Students and staff are learning the value of self-care. Today is Time Management Tuesday.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Simmons and the Science Olympiad Team getting ready to head to Edwardsville for competition today. Good luck and make us Bulldog Proud!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Case and AP Lit students breaking down Othello by Shakespeare. Students discuss text pieces in small groups to add meaning and purpose to what they’ve read. Learning is in the hands of students.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
The varsity baseball game vs Central is ON for tonight-3/25! See you at HHS for a 4:15pm
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Attention JUNIORS and JUNIOR PARENTS- Please see some additional information regarding the upcoming SAT TEST on Tuesday, APRIL 9th. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1dDASJ27HWnxqvzESf7yrEjb3zGn1jI5lhg-wsEH-XgE/edit?usp=sharing
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Due to field conditions, the JV baseball game vs. Central is cancelled today 3/25
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Reminder: Freshman, Sophomore & Junior students don't forget to have your PSAT/SAT permission slips signed in the office by April 1st so that you can leave after your test is completed. You will not be able to leave school without a signed permission slip. Extra forms are on the information desk and in the office. See link below for info on testing for April 9. https://docs.google.com/a/highlandcusd5.org/document/d/1neA0-q7_LHQAnhdm2Kicw1LAGb7QOKx2WzyMQtK8Ea0/mobilebasic
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please view the following link for the March 2019 Parent Letter and Board Notes: https://5il.co/6zmq
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland CUSD 5 Assistant Superintendent, Mr. Derek Hacke presenting to HHS seniors on preparing for College and Careers. Some great dialogue and discussion regarding life after high school.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Ms Heidi Houchins, counselor at Triad, giving a presentation on good decisions and mental health to the freshman and sophomores at Highland High School
8 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland Optimist Oratorical Contest-1st place Reagan Crask and 3rd place Lily Becker in Highland girls division from HHS
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Families, Please click the link to see the latest School Counselor Newsletter: https://www.smore.com/9tzuy Have a great day, HHS School Counselors
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Varsity Baseball opening on the road this afternoon.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Art 2 students working on Calder sculptures in Mrs. Wander’s class
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Ms Sylvies with assistance from Ms Buch helping students research their favorite musical acts from 1965-75. Nothing is more powerful then music from an era. This decade was the decade of the cultural revolution.
8 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Bland and English I students taking a quick break from reading the Odyssey by Homer. She is finishing up her last few days before going on Maternity Leave for the semester. We wish her the best as a new mom!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
PSAT/SAT permission slips are due Monday, April 1, 2019, see link below for details about the test on April 9th. http://5il.co/6wib
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Parents, Please see link below for information regarding the Illinois Science Assessment scheduled for April 26, 2019. http://5il.co/6wia
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Student Council sponsors and officers heading to the KDSC Convention with a $400 donation for Got Your 6, an organization that provides therapy dogs free of cost to veterans and first responders. Students helped Student Council raise money for the donation by attending the Spring Fling dance on Friday, March 8th.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Kimmle and Algebra I students working on factoring.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please view the following link for SAT information for all grade levels: https://5il.co/6wan
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Simmons and Chemistry students working on a lab experiment with heat and energy transfer. Simmons is holding two different tiles and students had to predict which ice cube would melt more quickly on each tile.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
The Band and Choir directors!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mr. Gibb-Clark leading the Combined Choirs in Never Enough
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mr. Case leading Star Wars!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Jamie Keys and HHS Jazz Band!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
DESTRESS FEST is coming to HHS the last week of March. We'd love for everyone to have a shirt to wear. Use this link to purchase your T-shirt by Sunday, March 17th; shirts will be delivered to you at school. https://aa-sportswear.com/hhs_got_your_6_support_dogs/shop/home
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
We are working on correcting some power and network issues at the Highland CUSD 5 Admin Center. Phones, internet and access to PowerSchool may be intermittent while we work on the issues. We will send out updates as we make progress. Thanks for your understanding.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Shrek-Coming Soon!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Dominos Night March 12!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Ms Hall’s Health Class practicing conscious and unconscious choking to become certified in fFirst Aid and CPR.
8 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Great work HHS Show Choir!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Spring Fling chaperones just hanging out
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Spring Fling 2019!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Don’t forget to Spring Ahead this weekend!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Stirewalt’s Algebra class applying and using order of operations. And yes, we still use Please, Excuse, My, Dear, Aunt, Sally to help remember the steps. (Parentheses-Exponents-Multiplication-Division-Addition-Subtraction)
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students in Mr. Lewis’ English III class researching and preparing projects on the history of American outlaws. Students are investigating the significance and impact on American history and folklore.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Students practicing and applying inscribed angles in Mr. Hawkins’ Geometry class
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Dillon Powell, Connor Mortland and Chris Durbin represent the Technology Club at the March 4th Optimist Club meeting where President Rick Duft presented the club with a check as a thank you for the Broadcasting of the 2019 Optimist Club Shootout.
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congratulations to the HHS Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams who both qualified for the IHSA Team Academic Achievement Award for outstanding grade point averages for the 2018-19 season. The boys team had a GPA of 3.71 and the girls team had a GPA of 3.75. We are so proud!
8 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
2019-2020: The first day of school for Highland will be Wednesday, Aug. 14, and the last day of school will be Thursday, May 28. https://www.bnd.com/news/local/community/highland-news-leader/article227084999.html
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please have a conversation with your student about the dangers of vaping and e-cigarettes. Sometimes it’s hard to do, but we must try to attack this nationwide epidemic. https://www.bnd.com/news/local/community/highland-news-leader/article226993384.html
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Just a reminder Pieces of Highland fundraiser is going to be on March 23 at 6:00 pm. Tickets are available at www.eventbrite.com. Proceeds will benefit the school district’s Fine Arts Dept. Come out and enjoy lots of great food, drinks and music by Buffalo Road.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
We are so proud of our faculty and staff and thank them for all they do!
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS senior Tori Lynn performing in the American Choral Directors Association National Honors Choir in Kansas City.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Congrats to Emmy Nyquist on finishing 2nd in the IHSA 3A 3-point contest! Way to go! 🖤🏀❤️
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Regional Champions!
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland 31-Salem 19 at half of Regional Championship Game
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Operation Snowball students presenting at today’s faculty meeting. They are working to create a sense of community, build relationships, and create an inclusive school culture that supports everyone. They did an amazing job.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Great to see retired HHS & HMS Counselor, Mrs. Sherry Thomas and retired Athletic Director/Assistant Principal, Mr. Steve Lanxon subbing in our building today. They love working with kids and we’re glad to have them. Thanks to all our subs who help every day!
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Mrs. Duncan talking with juniors before the SAT practice test. Students used Khan Academy Test Prep to get some work in before the actual test on April 9.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Hello Juniors! Reminder we are taking the PRACTICE SAT on Friday from 7:40-11:00. If you have not checked your room assignment, they are outside the Counseling Office. See you in the morning ready to go!
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
The jv and freshman baseball practices have been cancelled due to weather conditions.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Girls soccer practice is cancelled for today 2/28 due to continued weather concerns.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Scholar Bowl match has been cancelled for 2/28
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Athletics for 2/28-practices are not mandatory, but encouraged if students can make it safely. Please use discretion.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Due to the freezing drizzle and the timing of the current weather, Highland CUSD No. 5 will not be in session today, Thursday, February 28.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please find attached the 2019/2020 School Calendar. It was board approved on Monday.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Next Friday, March 8th, we will be hosting the 🌸SPRING FLING🌸 in the HHS Commons!! Tickets will be $7 or $4 with a donation listed on the picture attached! Hope to see you all there!! @HHSbulldogsIL
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please see the BND article related to last week’s PLC Assembly on mental health and wellness. Thanks to Mrs. Heidi Houchins for sharing her powerful story with students. https://www.bnd.com/news/local/community/highland-news-leader/article226645474.html
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Ms Hayes’, Ms Hall’s, Mr Vance’s, and Mr Warnecke’s classes participating in team building exercises with the National Guard. Special Thanks to Ms Hayes for organizing the activities.
9 months ago, Caleb Houchins-Associate Principal
Dr. Chris Becker
Awesome work today from HHS staff and NHS students supporting Special Olympics!
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
HHS Saturday Scholars at SLU -Adventures in Medicine and Science (cadaver lab ). Thanks to sponsors Mrs. Twyford and Mrs. Duncan.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Please view the following link to read the Highland High School Parent Letter and Board Notes for February: https://5il.co/6o09
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
FFA Faculty and Staff Breakfast this morning. Thanks to all FFA members and sponsors for an amazing meal.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
MVC Music Festival at McKendree
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
MVC Music Festival at McKendree tonight
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
FFA Barbecue preparations with the help of Alumni. Enjoying FFA Week!
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Reminder- tonight 6pm Collinsville Area Vocational Center Parent meeting 6:30pm SWIC running start parent meeting Both at HHS
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Dr. Chris Becker
Highland High School Snowball-Domino’s Fundraiser Feb 26th!
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker
Jessica Daniels - Administrative Assistant
The HHS Phone issue should be resolved now!
9 months ago, Jessica Daniels - Administrative Assistant
Jessica Daniels - Administrative Assistant
HHS phones are down at this time. We hope to resolve this issue quickly. Please send absence information to this email: jjansen@highlandcusd5.org
9 months ago, Jessica Daniels - Administrative Assistant
Dr. Chris Becker
The HHS Symphonic Band at Kaskaskia College today to submit an audition tape for the SuperState Band Festival at the University of Illinois later this spring.
9 months ago, Dr. Chris Becker