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Looking Forward 5/23/22

The Final Countdown

Many thanks to our students and teachers for a great school year.  Getting back in the swing of things after COVID was not easy, but you have all worked hard and helped us get back as close to normal as possible.  Finish strong! I hope you all enjoy a wonderful and restful summer. 

Senior Portraits for 2023

Upcoming Seniors in the Class of 2023 should begin scheduling their Senior Portraits through Prestige Photography. Appointments can be scheduled online via prestigeportraits.com/studio or by calling the Huntsville office at 256-382-2798. Our school code is 9YXPY. All senior portraits should be taken by November 1 in order for us to receive the portraits from Prestige in time to meet our yearbook deadline. 

Medication

If your child has medications at school, the medication will need to be picked up by May 25 at 12:00. If not picked up by then all medications will be wasted in accordance with HCS policy. If your child has medications, a letter has been sent home with them for further details! If you have any questions please contact Nurse Brooke. 

GEMS

Students in grades 7-12 next school year who are interested in participating in the GEMS 2022 Summer STEM Program have until May 28th to apply for the program.  GEMS is a one week summer program on Redstone Arsenal.  Apply now.  Students are eligible for a $125 stipend with a full week of participation. 

ACCESS Course Work Cutoff

All work on ACCESS courses must be complete by 5/25/2022 for underclassmen.  The final exam in an ACCESS course is optional this semester only.  If a student chooses to take the final exam, the grade will stand and be used in calculating the final class average regardless of the outcome.

Summer Opportunities

Summer School will be at Lee High School from Monday, June 6, 2022 through Friday July 1, 2022. There is a one-time registration fee of $50.00 and a fee of $200 per course. 

Parents/guardians will be responsible for transporting their student to and from the summer school site.  All courses will be virtual except Driver’s Education.

Summer Learning Academy for students in grades 9-12 will be available Monday-Thursday weekly from Monday, June 6, 2022- Thursday, June 30, 2022. Meals will be provided. There is no cost for students to attend.  Transportation will be offered to high school students.  Registration is available online and will be open May 16-May 27, 2022 with a late registration May 31, 2022-June 2, 2022.

Honors Enrichment Camp

Rising 6th - 12th grade students enrolled in Honors or Advanced Placement classes for the next 22-23 school year are invited to participate in the Honors Enrichment Camp from July 11th - July 15th. The camp will take place at the Huntsville HS Freshman Academy, and transportation is provided for those who request it. Register online by 5/26/22.

Attendance Note

Please send all notes for absences and check-outs to Mrs. Lightfoot.