Interesting article in the paper today about state graduation rates. 15 days to weigh in on new state pathways to graduation Why the change? Lawmakers and education officials didn’t like that students who missed out by just a few points on the high-stakes tests were being kept from graduating. Adding a variety of paths to […]
Tonight is the first auction committee meeting, so excited to get started on this year’s auction! Comes join us, Beerstar at 7:00pm. We’ll be the table loudly celebrating last year’s auction before getting down to this year’s business.
Please join us for HPE’s first movie night of the year! We are showing the new, live action Aladdin. Dinner is provided by the PTA, and there will be popcorn for sale, a raffle as well as a bake sale to support our 5th graders’ annual Islandwood student retreat. Wear your favorite PJs, bring pillows […]
This filled up fast! HPIC (The Highland Park Improvement Club) is hosting Denise Nelson, owner of Happy BITES to offer several free cooking classes to kids! The slots are all filled for now, but she said she will be offering more in the future because of all the interest! You can find the link on […]
Buy Nothing Highland Park is a chapter of the Buy Nothing movement. Several members are holding a back to school supply drive today. I know it’s last minute notice, but if you are in need of supplies you may be able to contact the organizers in the next few days and pick some stuff up. […]
Supply lists have been released! Please find them below in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese! (Lists are posted as images – if you don’t see them, click the header to take you to the full post!)
Welcome to Highland Park Elementary! This blog is written by our PTA, but it is intended to be for parents, teachers, students, neighbors, local businesses – anyone interested in our community! Highland Park Elementary is a special place. Our student body is around 350 students, with an amazing and dedicated staff. Our school is one […]