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Highland's Mascot is Named by Students!!

posted Apr 25, 2017, 7:19 AM by Susan Matthews

Third graders created a school song that named HGF's mascot, and presented the song at the April Good Citizen Assembly to all students and staff!  We would like to meet Hero our new mascot!

Drama Club Presents School House Rock Live Jr!

posted Apr 25, 2017, 7:16 AM by Susan Matthews

Nostalgia was in the air for parents and staff as students performed School House Rock Live! Jr!  Songs were not only educational, but they were lively and upbeat!  The production was orchestrated through the direction of Victoria Sullivan and her team of volunteers, Miss Kendra, Mrs. LaPorte, Mrs. Ricker, and Mrs. Grimard.  Three outstanding performances were given the week before vacation!!

Teachers are Learners Too!

posted Apr 19, 2017, 10:37 AM by Susan Matthews   [ updated Apr 19, 2017, 10:39 AM ]

A group of teachers and administrators at HGF
worked diligently at a workshop to learn about Quality Performance Assessments.  This group is at the forefront of other educators in the country to learn how to create performance assessments to engage their students in meaningful learning.

Thank you! Thank you!

posted Apr 19, 2017, 10:09 AM by Susan Matthews

PTA wishes to extend sincere thanks Derek and Christine Cook of 
Derek Cook Construction for their generous $500 donation to HGF PTA.  Funds will be used to purchase two iPad Minis for first grade classrooms.

Celebrating Creative Writing!

posted Apr 14, 2017, 9:58 AM by Susan Matthews   [ updated Apr 14, 2017, 9:59 AM ]

Fourth and fifth graders participated in a PTA sponsored interactive Creative Writing Presentation with Daren Worcester, author of 

Open Season: True Stories of the Maine Warden Service.

Girls' Basketball Team Honored!

posted Apr 13, 2017, 10:33 AM by Susan Matthews

HGF Girls' Basketball Team was honored by the
Mayor at the April 10th School Board Meeting!  Thank you coaches Heather Caron and Ryan Schiebout!

Dates for Field Day!

posted Apr 10, 2017, 8:57 AM by Susan Matthews

Field Day will be held on June 1, 2017, and the rain date is
June 5th.

HGF Family Science Night a Huge Success!

posted Apr 10, 2017, 6:07 AM by Susan Matthews

Thank you to the PTA for sponsoring the Family Science Night that took place on April 7th!  Students got to work with their parents in creating different science experiments that centered around motion, chemistry, crystals, and many more hand-on science activities.

Special Music Event for Third Graders!

posted Apr 7, 2017, 9:45 AM by Susan Matthews   [ updated Apr 7, 2017, 9:48 AM ]

Third grade students were treated to a day of music provided by the PTA!  Students worked with singer and songwriter, Judy Pancoast.  Throughout the day, students wrote a special school song for HGF that includes the name of our mascot, which third grade students will reveal to all students.

Thank you Scotts Miracle-Gro!

posted Apr 5, 2017, 11:44 AM by Susan Matthews

Thank you Scotts Miracle-Gro and Mr. White for their donation of items for the Kindergarten planting unit.

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