Seniors: We are having a virtual career day on Thursday, April 15th from 1:30 - 2:30. You will need to click on the link provided and upload a resume. Please let an adult in the building know if you need help with this. There is an image of the employers that will be present. https://my.boothcentral.com/v/events/2021-virtual-senior-career-day
Due to the 2 hour delayed start time, our doors will open at 9:10. Students will report directly to 2nd block upon arriving to school. Breakfast will be available from 9:15-9:50 at the kiosks on the 1st and 2nd floor and in the cafeteria. Students will be tardy at 9:50. Please be careful coming in. We look forward to seeing you!
Local scholarship applications are now available! Visit the table in front of Mrs. Davis' desk. Applications are due back Friday 3/26.
Prom Update: Prom will be April 3, 2021. - temperature checks will be required - masks will be encouraged - students attending prom will be required to sign a waiver More information to come soon!
Prom Update The originally scheduled prom date of April 3 has been postponed. We will let you know once a new date has been secured. Thank you for your understanding as we strive to do what is best for our students.
We are looking forward to seeing all our students back at school tomorrow! You will report to your advisement class to get your schedule. IF you have had a COVID test and are waiting on results, please wait to come to school until you have those results. See you tomorrow!
Here’s a link to our Heard County High School virtual chorus concert tomorrow at 10:00 am. Hope you enjoy! https://youtu.be/TJTkO-0IeGM
LETTER JACKET ORDER INFORMATION: Show off all of your best high school memories in one place and order your Heard County letter jacket before you miss out! Scholastic Images will be on campus Thursday, December 3rd during all lunches and walk you through the easy ordering process. Letter jacket orders just need a $100 deposit along with proof that you have lettered, so bring your H award letter or certificate/signed form along with any patches you may have at the time of order. Whether you lettered in academics, fine arts, or athletics, we encourage you to order your jacket now so you wear it with pride as they do take 7-8 weeks to arrive! Class Ring and Cap/Gown Packages can also be ordered at this time or online at www.scholasticimages.com. Don’t wait!
Milestones start next week: 12/10-11: American Lit 12/14: Coordinate Algebra 12/16: Biology 12/17: US History
The girls basketball games will be at HOME today, 11/24. JV starts at 4:30, varsity at 6:00. Come support our Lady Braves!
WGTC is now offering a Dual Enrollment Culinary Arts Program! This program is FREE for eligible students. For more information contact Mrs. Stephanie Hall. firstname.lastname@example.org
HCHS Art Club is taking orders for Braves head ornaments, earrings or pins. $5 each. Please contact Mr. Robinson at email@example.com.
ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS: Carroll EMC LINEMAN SCHOLARSHIP is now open! Click on the link for more information: https://www.carrollemc.com/scholarships Students must have two letters of recommendation: one professional, one personal. They also need three references and a typed 250-500 word essay explaining "Why I Want to be a Lineman".
RING CEREMONY Tuesday, November 17 at 11:00 a.m. for all JUNIORS that purchased a class ring through Balfour. Each student is allowed 2 guests. Please help us adhere to this 2 guest limit. The ceremony will take place in the gym. Guests may park in the bus lane in front of the gym. Temperature checks for all guess upon entering the gym.
Come support our varsity football team this Thursday night as we take on region opponent Haralson County! Kick off is at 7:00 p.m. Tickets MUST be purchased online via GoFan. Tickets will NOT be sold at the gate. All fans are REQUIRED to wear a mask when entering the stadium. We look forward to seeing you there...GO BRAVES! https://gofan.co/app/events/114329?schoolId=GA5054&fbclid=IwAR2hblKLBDuPmI0aTkOZipsh9vMR2USofXVu4Eh6fg54Z8hCJGTOJ9MT0HY
Congratulations Lady Braves Softball!!....GHSA AA STATE CHAMPIONS! #onebravenation
Heard County Lady Braves Softball will play in the Class AA State Championship game at 4:00 PM TODAY! Bring a lawn chair and come out to support the Braves at South Commons Softball Complex Columbus, Ga. Tickets are $15 and must be purchased online https://gofan.co/app/school/GHSA #onebravenation
Attention Dual Enrollment Students: WGTC Update: West Georgia Technical College will be closed Friday, October 30 due to widespread power outages in our service area – including two of our campuses. Crews are working to restore power, and we expect to reopen for normal operations on Monday, November 2. Please monitor email, social media and the College website for updates on Sunday to confirm Monday’s operating schedule.
Dual Enrollment Students: Heard County Schools are closed due to a hurricane warning tomorrow. Watch social media, local news or check with your college regarding any closings that may occur.
Congratulations Lady Braves! Final Four this Friday and Saturday!
Payment for Senior Ads in the yearbook may be paid by credit card on EZ school pay. Prices increase November 7. Pay now so you pay less!
If you plan to Dual Enroll next semester and are NOT currently participating, the deadline to sign up is October 16th. For more information on Dual Enrollment look under "Documents" on our Heard County APP. If you have not met with Mrs. Hall stop by the front and see Mrs. Cabe to sign up for a time.
Oct. 16 is 2nd Chance Picture Day for Grades 9-11!
Dual Enrollment: WGTC AND UWG are on a normal schedule for tomorrow. Watch social media or local news for updates on closings.
Heard County School System will be closed for children on Thursday, September 17th. School will be closed due to an overabundance of caution after watching the 11:30 a.m. National Weather Service briefing. We have large concerns for the amount of rain forecasted for our area. Dirt roads and gravel roads will likely be washed out and make travel impossible in some areas.
WGTC is offering the Accuplacer test for FREE at Heard High School on September 24th for students interested in Dual enrolling at West Georgia Technical College. If you are currently taking classes at WGTC you do not need to test. If you are interested in testing or have questions contact Mrs. Stephanie Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior portrait signups part 2 available now. Please use the link below to access the calendar (you will need to use a Chromebook or computer to do so). First add the Google calendar, and you will see signups on 9/21 and 9/22. Questions please contact Penny Hood. https://calendar.google.com/calendar?cid=Y18zMTZuYXBiaGdmZWpkaGJvbjNtNWRtbDBvc0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t
Senior Portraits Take 2 - September 21 and 22.
Students, here's the link to Braves Block Signups: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfpHvkIOSiqRty7w_m78DZgReMjO781FpbbIg4nfdEsoca5mA/viewform?usp=sf_link
FROM WGTC DUAL ENROLLMENT: We are excited that you have decided to get a jump start on your college career at West Georgia Technical College! Please complete the mandatory WGTC DE fall 2020 online orientation. The online orientation may be completed at https://www.westgatech.edu/admissions/dual-enrollment/orientation/. Please note the WGTC fall semester begins August 10th! If you are taking a class on a WGTC campus or online, you must begin class the week of August 10th. If you are taking a class at Heard High School, your class will begin the first day of school, August 5th.
HCHS Open House Wednesday 11th Grade 8-12; 9th Grade 1-5 Thursday 12th Grade 8-12; 10th Grade 1-5
If you are entering grades 9-12 this fall and plan to enroll in Georgia Virtual School, you must do so by Friday, July 31 at 3 pm. Please go to https://gavs.gavirtualschool.org to create an account and then contact Ms. Roberts at 706-675-3656 to have your courses scheduled. *Any registrations after this date will not be approved or paid by the school system.
OPEN HOUSE July 29: 8 - 12 11th Grade; 1 - 5 9th Grade July 30: 8 - 12 12th Grade; 1 - 5 10th Grade
Graduation Practice will be Friday, July 24th. Please be on the field ready to begin at 8:45 a.m. You MUST be at practice if you plan to be at the ceremony on July 25.
Dual Enrollment Students: If you haven't completed your funding application through Georgia Futures, Please do so ASAP. If you need assistance, contact Mrs. Hall at email@example.com. Login to your GAFutures account at www.gafutures.org, Click My Dual Enrollment Profile, Click “The upcoming 2020-2021”, Choose “Apply for Dual Enrollment”, Submit your form and the next page will show “Your Application ID”. Write it down! Your parents will receive an email to complete the “Parent Acknowledgment”. Parents must give permission before students can be enrolled in courses.
Senior Portraits July 27-29. Click on the link to sign up! http://heardcountyga.apptegy.us/o/hhs/page/yearbook-senior-portrait-information
Certificates of attendance (form required by DDS for Learners Permit or drivers license) will be completed on Fridays. Please plan accordingly. Please email all requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. They will be mailed home.
Kia (KMMG) in West Point is looking to hire! Must be 18 years or older with either a high school diploma or GED. Pay starting at $13 / hour. Please contact Malone Staffing if interested.
Heard County High School NEW Student Registration Thursday, July 16 & Friday, July 17, 2020 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY These days are only for NEW students transferring to HCHS (not for students entering 9th grade coming from HCMS). To make your appointment, call the high school at 706-675-3656. Please bring the following with you when you come for your appointment: Withdrawal form from previous school Transcript (or last report card if rising 9th grader) Social security card (or copy) Birth certificate (or copy) Shot records and vision/hearing/dental certificate Driver’s license of parent/guardian Custody paperwork (if applicable) Heard County proof of residency (lease, mortgage, deed, or most recent property tax, home insurance, electric, water, gas, or landline phone bill)
Dual Enrollment Advisement: If you are interested in registering for Dual Enrollment courses for the 2020-2021 school year, please contact me as soon as possible. email@example.com
HCHS Summer Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 3 p.m. Closed June 29 - July 3. If you need assistance, please call 706-675-3656.