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Important Dates

HHS Bass Fishing Team- Try Out Date: Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 9:00 am
Try Out Location: HHS Teachers’ Parking Lot:  (For the Try Out, please bring your gear, and be ready to tie both a palomar and trilene knot. - Also, be ready to pitch, roll cast, and overhand cast.) For more detailed information, see the HHS Fishing Team Try Outs and Timeline information below.  Coach: Jon Rinderer - Phone: Home – 618-664-9597 or Cell – 618-541-2177.  Please see the flyer here.

Link to the incoming sixth grade parent orientation powerpoint presentation is here.  Link to summer math practice for incoming 6th graders.  Please click here

Highland High School Youth Football Camp sponsored by the high school coaches and players.  The camp is for Kindergarten through Gr. 6 and will be held July 17 through July 20.  Please see the football flyer here.

Middle School baseball and softball tryouts are scheduled for July 31, August 1 and 2nd.  They are subject to change.

Superhero Fun Walk:  There will be a 5K Run/Walk or 1 mile Run/Walk sponsored by HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital.  It will be held on Saturday, May 20th, 2017.  If you are registered by April 29, 2017 - you will receive a T-shirt.  You may pick up a packet in the Hospital Main Lobby on Friday, May 19th from 5 to 7:00 pm.  Proceeds go to the St. Joseph's Hospital Auxiliary.  Kids can dress up like their favorite Superhero.  See the flyer here.

Highland Police Dept. is co-sponsoring a bike rodeo with the hospital on May 20th.   Come out and have some fun.  Please see the flyer here.

   Join us for SUMMER JAVPAAK at Highland Middle School on Monday, July 17th to Friday, July 21st!    Summer JAVPAAK is offering a week of fun-filled, action-packed, non-stop activities for K– 8th grade students.  The camp is divided into to a K- 3rd grade camp and 4th -8th grade camp.  JAVPAAK 2017 also offers exciting field trips for both camps.  K-3 students will visit Willoughby Farms in Collinsville, IL  and go bowling and play laser tag at Edison’s in Edwardsville, IL.  4th - 8th grade students will go to the EDGE Laser Tag/Theatre in Belleville, IL, Hi Top Bowl, and to the Highland Pool.  For more information, please see the HMS website, Google JAVPAAK, Facebook JAVPAAK, or contact Mrs. Scholl at  Please see the Grade 4-8 flyers  here and here.    Please see the grade K-3 flyers here and here

Summer Science Blast at the St. Louis Science Center    The Summer Science Blast camp provides kids from kindergarten to high school a chance to stay excited about science all summer.  
Please see the flyer here.

Click here to watch a video of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier taken on our recent DC Trip.

We would like to encourage all students, parents and staff to wear our VIP T-shirts every Thursday.  To order a T-shirt, please click here.

Important Information

If you are interested in volunteering for Highland Middle School, please complete the form here and return to HMS.

Attn Parents:  If you pick up or drop-off your student in the morning, afternoon or after a practice, please see our Safe Pick up and Drop off Procedure

Highland Middle School Events

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2017 Summer Athletic Camps

HHS Volleyball Camp for grades 6 through 8:  The camp is June 21 through 23.  Please see the flyer here with all the information and a registration form.

Premiere Soccer
is gearing up for a summer soccer camp May 22 through the 25th.  Please see the flyer with more information and a registration form here.  The flyer also has Premiere Soccer tryout dates listed.

HHS Bulldog Boys Baseball Camp for boys in going into grades 8 - 11.  The camp will be sponsored by HHS Head Baseball Coach Joel Hawkins, former players and current players.  See the flyer here for more information.

HHS Bulldog Boys Basketball Camp for boys in grades 4th through 8th grade.  The camp will be held May 23 through the 26th.  The cost is $40 and the camp will be hosted by the HHS Coach Perkes and high school players.  Please see the flyer here for more information and a registration form.

Baseball Camps by J.R. Potthast:  J.R. Potthast is holding several different camps for baseball with all ages included.  Please check out his website:

HHS Lady Bulldogs Summer Basketball Camp for girls in grade 1 through 8. 
The camp will be held May 30 through June 2 and will be hosted by the high school basketball coaches and players.  Please see the flyer here for more information and a registration form. 

Highland High School Youth Football Camp for grades Kindergarten through grade 6
will be held July 17 through July 20.  The camp will be hosted by head football coach, Jim Warnecke, his coaches and players.  Please see the flyer here for more information and a registration form.

Highland High School Baseball Coach Joel Hawkins will be hosting a baseball camp for grades 4 - 7.  The camp will feature head baseball coach, Joel Hawkins along with his assistant coaches and players.  The camp will be held June 12 - 15.  Please see the flyere here for more information and a registration form.

The Highland Bulldogs Hockey Club (HBHC) is inviting any interested student or player that lives in the Highland School District to attend our Summer ice hockey sessions. We are wanting to give players a chance to join us on the ice, at no cost, to prepare for the upcoming 2017-2018 hockey season. This offer is open to current 5 th graders up through Juniors in high school. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY AND THERE ARE NO FEES TO PARTICIPATE IN TRYOUTS. The team will help outfit the players with the necessary equipment to try this fast-paced exciting sport. Players eligible to play in the upcoming 2017- 2018 season include 7th graders (with 2004 birth year), 8th graders, and high school students that live in the Highland School District. If you are interested in playing for the Highland Hockey Bulldogs, please contact Scott Korte at 618-514- 2262 or

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