Annie Wesselman
We appreciate all that our custodians do!
1 day ago, Annie Wesselman
Anne Hickey
Friendship Fair 1st grade
1 day ago, Anne Hickey
Julie Korte
Happy Custodial Appreciation Week!
1 day ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
Kind Kids November 14, 2019
3 days ago, Anne Hickey
Anne Hickey
Reading Title 1 Night cancelled!
4 days ago, Anne Hickey
Anne Hickey
Fall Family Fitness
9 days ago, Anne Hickey
Anne Hickey
Kind Kids November 7, 2019
9 days ago, Anne Hickey
Katie Kellerstrass
Second graders in Ms. Chapman’s class are busy searching in mystery bags to find the main idea.
11 days ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Annie Wesselman
Our kindergarteners had so much fun on Halloween!
13 days ago, Annie Wesselman
Brittany McCune
First graders had some special visitors this week. Thank you Student Council for taking the time to come read to our younger friends!
14 days ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
2nd Grade AR
15 days ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Pumkin Purge
16 days ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
'Read'y to say No to drugs!
16 days ago, Anne Hickey
Katie Kellerstrass
2nd Grade teachers go OLD SCHOOL for Halloween!
16 days ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Anne Hickey
Kind Kids 10.31.19
17 days ago, Anne Hickey
Julie Korte
Parade moved to HE gym
17 days ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
Team up against drugs.
18 days ago, Anne Hickey
Julie Korte
You won't see us doing drugs! Wearing camouflage for Red Ribbon Week.
18 days ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
You won't see me doing drugs. Red Ribbon Week.
18 days ago, Anne Hickey
Julie Korte
Super cool November attendance tags!
19 days ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
Kind Kids for October 17
25 days ago, Anne Hickey
Anne Hickey
Bus Safety week
26 days ago, Anne Hickey
Katie Kellerstrass
Mrs. Laird’s class had fun programming their Mouse robots.  They  were from a Donors Choose project.  
26 days ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Julie Korte
We are here til 5. 45 left to pick up.
29 days ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Great project!
29 days ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Outside learning
29 days ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Fundraiser Items
about 1 month ago, Julie Korte
Katie Kellerstrass
Donors Choose excitement!!! Ms. Kellerstrass’s class recently had their project funded and are looking forward to learning more about coding!! Thank you Donors! You ARE making a difference!
about 1 month ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
2nd Grade Friendly Letter Writing
about 1 month ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
2nd Grade Annual Cahokia Mounds field trip.
about 1 month ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Dana Bivens
Open Gym Night for Pre-K
about 1 month ago, Dana Bivens
Julie Korte
Kindergarten math night
about 1 month ago, Julie Korte
Annie Wesselman
Thank you to the firefighters who came to HP on Tuesday to help us learn about fire safety!
about 1 month ago, Annie Wesselman
Anne Hickey
Kind Kids- 10.10.19
about 1 month ago, Anne Hickey
Anne Hickey
Fire Drill Complete Excellent job!!
about 1 month ago, Anne Hickey
Julie Korte
Check out the cool October attendance tag!
about 1 month ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
Kindness Kids. 10.3.19
about 1 month ago, Anne Hickey
Brittany McCune
Let’s go Blues!
about 1 month ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Wear blue or Blues Wednesday!
about 1 month ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
September attendance tag!
about 1 month ago, Julie Korte
Dana Bivens
Learning through experiences in Pre-K!🍎
about 1 month ago, Dana Bivens
Julie Korte
Parade
about 1 month ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
Kind Kids - September 26, 2019
about 1 month ago, Anne Hickey
Julie Korte
School Assembly
about 1 month ago, Julie Korte
Dana Bivens
Mills Apple Farm Fun!
about 1 month ago, Dana Bivens
Julie Korte
What is bullying?
about 1 month ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
Contest winner s from Fredbird's visit!
about 1 month ago, Anne Hickey
Anne Hickey
First Kind Kids of the year!
about 1 month ago, Anne Hickey
Brittany McCune
Mrs. Moss’s firsties are applying their math skills through an interactive app called Zearn!
about 1 month ago, Brittany McCune
Dana Bivens
Pre-K Apple Night!🍎
about 1 month ago, Dana Bivens
Annie Wesselman
Fredbird visited Highland Primary!
about 1 month ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Fredbird visited Highland Primary!
about 1 month ago, Annie Wesselman
Julie Korte
Fredbird did not disappoint!
2 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Picture Day Wednesday, Sept. 18
2 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Recycling Assembly
2 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Position open
2 months ago, Julie Korte
Katie Kellerstrass
2nd Graders in Mrs. Laird and Ms. Kellerstrass’ classes are using what they learned in Science to create some crazy Grass Heads!
2 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Julie Korte
Looking for volunteers.
2 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Go Dawgs! Beat Mt. Zion!
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Brittany McCune
First graders reading in their book nook spots 📚
3 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Our littlest Bulldog football players. Go Dawgs!
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
PTO Boxtop information
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
PTO bulldog order form
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Brittany McCune
First grade friends using their “finger pens” to review their letters and sounds!
3 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Welcome from the first grade team!
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Katie Kellerstrass
WELCOME!! Second Grade Teachers are excited about the new school year!
3 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Julie Korte
Second graders working with Chrome books for the first time.
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Anne Hickey
Back to School
3 months ago, Anne Hickey
Julie Korte
We had a great first day!
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Some of our published supply lists were incorrect. Here is the updated second grade list.
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Some of our published lists were incorrect. Here is the updated first grade supply list.
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Some of our published lists were incorrect. Here is the updated kindergarten supply list.
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
School Pictures will be offered again this Friday, August 9 from 11-3 pm in the HE gym.
3 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
First day
4 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Back to school night
4 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Great new flooring in the MPB!
4 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
The new Annex floor is down!
4 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
The new bleachers are in!
5 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Wow this place is big!
5 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Step one of auditorium renovation.
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Primer on - goodbye green!
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
More great tees!
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
HP Peeps wear the coolest Tees!
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Calling All Primary Football Players!
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Getting ready to let them go.
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Singing a little Baby Shark before learning about water safety! 😊
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Enjoying this beautiful weather!
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Second graders on a field trip to Marcoot Dairy Farm.
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Katie Kellerstrass
One “CHEESY” Field Trip! 2nd Grade students just took an amazing field trip to Marcoot Jersey Creamery! There students were able to see how the cows were milked in their new robotics barn. We also saw how they turned the milk into cheese. They even let us taste some curds! One of the favorite parts for many of the students was seeing the baby calves!! A few were just born less than a month ago!!! So cute! Finally we were treated with some of Marcoot’s famous tasty ice cream!!
6 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
2nd Grade Magic of Reading Day! Students were treated to an awesome and educational journey today! Based on the book series Magic Tree House, each teacher gave a 35 minute presentation to learn more about various topics covered in a few of the books. Students rotated classrooms all day to learn about the Amazon Rain Forest, Magic, tornados, The Titanic, Civil War, China, and the First Olympics! Thank you teachers for the hard work and preparation that went into this magical day for students!
6 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Julie Korte
For your information
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Highland Primary’s last day of school is Wednesday, May 22. We will dismiss at 11:45.
6 months ago, Julie Korte
Kimberly Keeney
Summer Reading Opportunities at Jennie Latzer Kaeser Children’s Library
7 months ago, Kimberly Keeney
Kimberly Keeney
Summer Reading Opportunities at Jennie Latzer Kaeser Children’s Library
7 months ago, Kimberly Keeney
Brittany McCune
Happy Kindness Week! 🎉
7 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Bus 40, the last bus, just left the Lindenthal Campus. 4:41pm
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
The buses are just leaving the Lindenthal Campus. 4:15pm
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Lindenthal buses are still on the lot. We are trying to make sure our students are loaded. They should be leaving soon.
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
We have an all clear from our inclement weather. Students will be released and begin loading buses at this time. 3:58pm
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
HP and HE are still sheltering in place due to the severe weather. Please be patient as we work to keep everyone safe.
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
We are currently taking shelter and safe in the interior of the HP buildings. As soon as we have an all clear I will post it.
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Kindergarten had a visit from Ardy the Clown!
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Brittany McCune
First grade friends on a nature walk
7 months ago, Brittany McCune
Katie Kellerstrass
SAVE THE BEES Mrs. Laird’s class got a special presentation for Earth Week! She shared with students the important role that bees play in our environment! She also shared her personal experiences and pictures of her own hives. Mrs. Laird has so many talents!
7 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Brittany McCune
First grade had a wonderful trip to the zoo!
7 months ago, Brittany McCune
Brittany McCune
Terry Boyd was first grade’s fitness instructor today for Exercise Day. The kiddos loved learning from him!
7 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Celebrating these 2 special ladies!
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Earth week
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Annie Wesselman
Congratulations to our kindergarten Young Authors!
7 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Katie Kellerstrass
On Monday, April 15, every HP student was treated to a presentation of the bowed string instruments by Highland's very own professional musician, Angelina McLaughlin-Heil! The children enjoyed actively listening and even had the opportunity to play one of the instruments at the end. Thank you, Angelina!
7 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Julie Korte
VIP word of the month
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Reminder
7 months ago, Julie Korte
Annie Wesselman
A few of Mrs. Townsend's students were able to try on police vests at the Illinois Police Presentation!
7 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
There were so many police vehicles to see! The students also got to see a K-9 presentation!
7 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Our kindergarten students enjoyed the Illinois State Police presentation!
7 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Our kindergarten students enjoyed the Illinois State Police presentation!
7 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Brittany McCune
Mrs. Moss’s class explored Lila’s Garden to connect their learning of plant parts and the plant life cycle!
7 months ago, Brittany McCune
Annie Wesselman
Highland Primary kindergarten students had a great time at the Wellness Fair!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Highland Primary kindergarten students had a great time at the Wellness Fair!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Highland Primary kindergarten students had a great time at the Wellness Fair!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Highland Primary kindergarten students had a great time at the Wellness Fair!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Highland Primary kindergarten students had a great time at the Wellness Fair!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Highland Primary kindergarten students had a great time at the Wellness Fair!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Go Cardinals! We've been rooting for you the last two days!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
There were so many awesome stations to visit at the Wellness Fair!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Katie Kellerstrass
2nd Grade Family Math Night Second grade families had a blast at Second Grade Family Math Night!  They played many games and much more!
8 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Julie Korte
attendance reminder
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Brittany McCune
First graders discovering the difference between open and closed shapes
8 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Battling autism.
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Autism Awareness & Support
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
HP art show tonight
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
HP students loved the snippet of this they saw today!
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Mr. Skinner greeting our lucky students!
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Reading night is dinomite!
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Katie Kellerstrass
The students in Mrs. Weiss’ second grade class had a blast designing and flying their kites that coordinated with reading “Flat Stanley.”
8 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Brittany McCune
Who doesn’t love reading a good book by the fire?
8 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Second graders recognized for their artwork that was submitted to St. Louis Symphony's Picture the Music contest.
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Spring Picture Day
8 months ago, Julie Korte
Annie Wesselman
What a great turn out at McTeacher night!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Many kindergarteners had a great time at McDonald's for McTeacher night! Thank you to all who came out and supported Highland Primary!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Annie Wesselman
Many kindergarteners had a great time at McDonald's for McTeacher night! Thank you to all who came out and supported Highland Primary!
8 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Katie Kellerstrass
Highland FFA students came to talk to 2nd Graders today about Agriculture and dairy farming.
9 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
2nd Grade Food Drive Update.
9 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Annie Wesselman
Kindergarten honored Dr. Seuss last week for Read Across America Day!
9 months ago, Annie Wesselman
Julie Korte
Yearbooks can be ordered through March 1st. Return the order form with payment to the office or order online using school code 189366 at: https://www.memorybook.com/online-pay/parent-pay/
9 months ago, Julie Korte
Katie Kellerstrass
The second graders ARE having a food drive to accompany their Guided Reading story, The Food Crew. It runs through this Friday, February 22. The donations will be given to the Highland Food Pantry. The Food Pantry suggested tuna, tuna helper, breakfast cereal, and favorite after school snacks. Please send any donations to the office for the HP building.
9 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Dana Bivens
Letter writing practice and patterning....
9 months ago, Dana Bivens
Katie Kellerstrass
Students in Mrs. Laird’s and Ms. Kellerstrass’ class made Cupid’s bow and arrow for their Valentine’s Day STEM project.
9 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Julie Korte
Second graders learning about agriculture and FFA.
9 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
fundraiser
9 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Caring
9 months ago, Julie Korte
Kimberly Keeney
Our 2nd graders are holding a food drive of our own for the Highland Food Pantry! The Guided Reading teachers will be collecting these items from Tuesday, February 19—Friday, February 22. The food pantry is currently collecting tuna and tuna helper. The food pantry also suggested a favorite breakfast cereal or a favorite after school snack. The students are encouraged to bring things they love to eat! Thank you for helping us as we learn about citizenship in our community!
9 months ago, Kimberly Keeney
Brittany McCune
First graders researching for their biography project 📚
9 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Our word of the month is caring.
9 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Kindergarten class gets wiggle seats!
9 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Today’s weather is for the bears!
9 months ago, Julie Korte
Brittany McCune
Mrs. Geest’s class had a blast celebrating 100 wonderful days of school!
10 months ago, Brittany McCune
Brittany McCune
Mrs. Counts’ first grade class is doing contraction surgery on Sick Day!
10 months ago, Brittany McCune
Dana Bivens
Taking advantage of no students in school! Time to clean our toys!
10 months ago, Dana Bivens
Brittany McCune
Miss McCune’s class has been studying how animals’ bodies help them survive in nature. They did an experiment where they discovered why birds have different beaks. Ducks have wider beaks to help them scoop food. Warblers have pointy beaks to help them be precise when getting their food on the ground, avoiding unwanted objects like rocks. 🦆🐦🦅
10 months ago, Brittany McCune
Katie Kellerstrass
Girl Scout Troop 80 is encouraging students to become engineers. They put together a variety of STEM bags with the needed supplies and directions in brown lunch bags. Students in Mrs. Laird’s class were very excited to try out these STEM projects. They worked in small groups to choose a project and make it. Students had to create balloon rockets, shelters, and musical instruments to name a few. They had a lot of fun with this hands-on learning! Thank you Girl Scout Troop 80!
10 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Julie Korte
Stay warm!
10 months ago, Julie Korte
Kimberly Keeney
Author Alexandria LaFaye, award winning author, will be visiting Latzer Library on Thursday, January 31st at 6:30 p.m. Please come to the library to meet her!
10 months ago, Kimberly Keeney
Dana Bivens
Pre-K Open Gym Night!
10 months ago, Dana Bivens
Katie Kellerstrass
Mrs. Warnecke's 2nd grade class has recently implemented flexible seating. Students have the choice of using balance balls, wiggle seats, yoga mats, cushions with flex bands for their feet, or standing. Allowing students to choose where they are most comfortable learning helps them stay focused throughout the day. Flexible seating allows for a variety of room arrangements and students really enjoy having choice! --
10 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Brittany McCune
Mrs. Moss’s class is working on a STEM project where the kiddos learned about how the height of the ramp affects the how far the sled will go! 🛷
10 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Enjoy the snow!
10 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Students return to school tomorrow- Tuesday, January 8th.
10 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Grinch Day
11 months ago, Julie Korte
Dana Bivens
The 5 senses of Christmas!
11 months ago, Dana Bivens
Katie Kellerstrass
The students in Mrs. Weiss and Mrs. Bloemer's classrooms made gingerbread houses for a holiday fun activity!
11 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
Santa Band live and in the 2nd grade hallway!!
11 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
Students in Mrs. Smart’s class completed a directed drawing of elves before the Christmas concert.
11 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
Students in Mrs. Laird's room had fun with their STEM project. They had to design a bridge for the gingerbread man to safely cross the river.
11 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
Mrs. Sinnock’s Class investigates what would happen if the Gingerbread Man had gotten wet in the river!
11 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Katie Kellerstrass
Ms. Kellerstrass’s Class is determined to catch The Gingerbread Man in their traps!!
11 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Dana Bivens
The cutest reindeer Santa ever did see!
11 months ago, Dana Bivens
Dana Bivens
Reindeer Yoga in Young Athletes' Practice today!
11 months ago, Dana Bivens
Julie Korte
Early dismissal Friday
11 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
HHS band plays for HP!
11 months ago, Julie Korte
Katie Kellerstrass
80’s ROCK!!
11 months ago, Katie Kellerstrass
Brittany McCune
The first graders loved ending their study on coniferous trees by visiting Daniken Tree Farm! 🌲
11 months ago, Brittany McCune
Julie Korte
Christmas spirit
11 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Kindergarten Program
11 months ago, Julie Korte
Dana Bivens
Reading is the best snowy day activity!
11 months ago, Dana Bivens
Dana Bivens
Gingerbread Man Hunt!
11 months ago, Dana Bivens
Julie Korte
Gr 2 program
12 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Snowy day
12 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Holiday spirit
12 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Grade One Program tonight at 7 pm.
12 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Madrigal Singers at HP!
12 months ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
The Primary is collecting hats, gloves and mittens for less fortunate children. Please help if you can!
12 months ago, Julie Korte
Dana Bivens
An architect in the making? Learning through play in Pre-K!
12 months ago, Dana Bivens
Julie Korte
IF school is called off tomorrow Mr. Sutton will send the message many ways, Facebook, Twitter, text, email and phone. It will also be on the news listings. Communication overload! :)
about 1 year ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Custodial Appreciation Day
about 1 year ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Kindergarteners reading with their buddies during Read Week.
about 1 year ago, Julie Korte
Kimberly Keeney
Next week is Read Week at Highland Primary. Latzer Library is hosting a Family Reading Night on Thursday, 11/15 at 6:30-7:30pm.
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Keeney
Brittany McCune
Today was the 1st grade AR zoom up! AR is a program that encourages kiddos to read books at their individual level. They are able to take tests on the iPad to demonstrate reading comprehension. The kids love it because they can work towards prizes with their AR test points!
about 1 year ago, Brittany McCune
Kimberly Keeney
Come see us for Reading Tips tomorrow at 12:30pm-2:00pm in the HP cafeteria.
about 1 year ago, Kimberly Keeney
Julie Korte
More Halloween fun!
about 1 year ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Halloween Fun!
about 1 year ago, Julie Korte
Dana Bivens
Reading Fall books in Early Childhood today!
about 1 year ago, Dana Bivens
Julie Korte
Our Red Ribbon Assembly
about 1 year ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
Our students are learning about bus safety!
about 1 year ago, Julie Korte
Julie Korte
New landscaping at the Primary!
about 1 year ago, Julie Korte