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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. -
www.netknots.com 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.


SUMMER JAVPAAK 2017
   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 mscholl@highlandcusd5.org.  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


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:  https://sites.google.com/site/jrpotthastbaseballcom/home/documents?pli=1


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.


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 skorte@pyramidelectrical.com

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