The Highland Community School District joins “The Promise of Iowa” campaign to support public schools
The Board of Directors of the Highland School District has passed a resolution in support of “The Promise of Iowa” campaign. The goal of the statewide campaign is to focus attention on the future of Iowa public school students and to rally support for public education in Iowa. The campaign’s focus is on building public understanding about the work of public schools today, which are innovating to ensure students are . . .
The Highland Community School District would like to thank the Washington County Riverboat Foundation for their generous grant award.The WCRF awarded the Highland Community School District $50,000 for the MacBooks for 21st Century Learning grant. This will enable the District to complete the $72,500 project and purchase 80 MacBooks and 3 mobile carts for the middle school. The mobile labs will be a great addition to our middle school . . .
There is a new online form available for the purpose of reserving the Middle School and High School facilities. The Highland website has a new menu item entitled Secondary Facility & Equipment Use. This menu contains two links. The facilities use calendar is located in the Facilities & Use Calendar link and the sign-up form is located in the Facilities & Use Form link. Anyone who would like to request use of the secondary . . .
The District has purchased a new alerts system from BrightArrow Technologies, Inc. The new notification system has additional functionality the WENS system does not offer. The new system works directly with PowerSchool, pulling phone numbers and emails directly from our database. Therefore, parents no longer need to “sign-up” for notifications; notifications will automatically be sent to all parents. In order to ensure emails . . .
The painting contractor from Fisher Track completed his work marking the lines on the track at noon Thursday, August 23, 2012, signaling the . . .
The Highland High School staff and community members want to challenge their students to become well-rounded individuals by volunteering. . . .
Highland School's website has a new look. The purpose of the revision is to make the site more user friendly and provide a much . . .