Looking Forward 3/15/21
Schedule for this week
Monday is an A day (ABABA week).
Please promptly submit notes for all absences to Ms. Lightfoot.
Anyone exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 should remain home from school and seek medical treatment. Symptoms include new cough, new loss of taste or smell, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fever or chills, muscle or body aches, headaches, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, and fatigue. Absences due to COVID quarantine and COVID positive are marked using special attendance codes in INow so they do not count against the student. The school nurse should be notified of any COVID-related absences.
Congratulations to Jaylen Ware for winning the Boys & Girls Club s of North Alabama 2021 Youth of the Year Award.
Congratulations to our Neuroscience students who participated in the Brain Bee. Ashe Regan made it to the top 10. Olivia Price and Alex Ivan were runners up.
The 3rd nine weeks ended on Friday, March 12th. Final grades will be available online and report cards will be mailed on Friday, March 19th.
Flexible Scheduling for Next School Year
Tonight I will be sending out information regarding flexible scheduling for next year and a survey. Please take a few minutes to read the information and complete the survey. Your input is greatly appreciated.
The district has approved a prom for Seniors and their dates. The prom will be held outside to encourage social distancing. The event will be held on May 22nd . More information coming soon!
The AP exam schedule has been emailed. The dates, times, and prices of each exam are listed on the testing schedule. Students can use their AP account or ask their AP teacher if they are registered for the exams. If they have not registered, the AP teachers have the join code to register for the exam. All AP exams must be paid for by April 15th. Please see Mrs. Hanvey in the main office to pay.
Seniors: Confirm name on your diploma!
Seniors or parents of seniors, Please confirm the correct spelling of the name that will be printed on diplomas. Use the link below to initial by the name to confirm that it is the correct, legal name. Names are listed alphabetically by last name. If there is an error, please use the column on the right to make corrections. Diploma Name Confirmation Check
Senior Panoramic Picture
The Senior panoramic picture has been cancelled due to COVID concerns. The photographer will create a group picture using the individual photos taken at graduation.
Beta Club offers peer tutoring. Sign up on the interest form. Students must be on their school email to sign up.
HVA Students: We Want You in the Yearbook
The yearbook staff invites all HVA families to submit photos using this form. We are desperate for photos, and while submissions are not guaranteed to appear in the yearbook, we definitely want to include our virtual students in our publication as much as possible. Photos can be submitted by students or parents here. Please do not include social media filters in your photos.
Yearbooks are still for sale and can be ordered through the Balfour website.
Open Board Positions
The following board positions are open for the coming year – secretary and membership. If you have any interest or would like more information, please email us.