Lenoir Rhyne Scholarship
Seniors, if you are planning to attend Lenoir Rhyne University in the fall, please see Mrs. Moore in the Counseling Office as soon as possible! There is a scholarship opportunity for you due on April 15th!
Summer and Pre-college programs/internships
It is never too early to start looking into summer or pre-college programs as a high school student. There are invaluable internships out there, too! Make sure you check university, government, or organization websites, and always verify any programs you find.
ABSS Honors Institute
Rising Seniors who are interested in exploring current issues in our society should apply to the ABSS Honors Institute at Elon for this summer. There will be an interest meeting on Marth 30th, at 6:00 p.m., in the Williams HS auditorium for interested students or visit the ABSS District webpage for more information.
SAT and ACT Test Dates
SAT Test Dates-Registration Dates-Score Deliver Dates
May 6, 2017- April 7,2017- June 8, 2017
June 3, 2017- May 9,2017- July 12, 2017
Test Date- Registration Deadline- Late Registration (late fee required)
April 8,2017- March 3,2017- March 4-17, 2017
June 10, 2017- May 5,2017- May 6-19, 2017
Want to save someones life? We just need your blood... Come see Mr.Chapman or a student council representative for details. Sign-up is next week.
The Burlington Royals are hiring summer workers... see Mrs. Mitchener for details.
The NC Youth Conservation Corps (NCYCC) is accepting applications from youth ages 16 to 24 for 2017 summer crews. As a NCYCC Corps Member, you will buildand improve hiking trails, parks, recreational facilities and wildlife habitats, make a difference in peoples lives, and have the experience of a lifetime. Crew members earn $9.60 an hour and may be eligible for an Americorps Education Award. This is an especially good opportunity for youth interested in the outdoors and/or environmental science. Deadline for applications is May 15, 2017. See Mrs. Mitchener for more details...
Wrestlers, we need your photos for the yearbook. Please emial them to Mrs. Wells or DM the yearbook on Twitter. Thanks!
Transfer to UNC Chapel Hill
Carolina Student Transfer Excellence Program, or C-STEP, targets high-achieving students of low to moderate income a chance to transfer from ACC as a junior. C-STEP offers students special events, advising, and transition and support services both at their home college and at Carolina,while they are pursuing their associates degrees, and provide exemplary transiton and support services once they have enrolled at Carolina and are pursuing their bachlor degrees. ALL materials are due by the end or March. See Ms. Wu for details.
After School Tutoring
Calling all students looking to get caught up or get ahead- after school tutoring has started, and will be taking place most Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 in the Media Center starting this week. No transportation provided, but there will be a teacher available and a student tutor as well. See Ms. Wu in Counseling if you have any questions.
Book Club meets every Wednesday after school in the library and we are accepting new members.
This message is for all Highland Elementary Alumni and their families.
You are invited to Highland Elementary's first Legacy Tile Night, hosted by our Student Council. It will be held this Friday, March 31st from 6:30-8pm in the Highland Elementary Cafeteria. Come celebrate Highland’s Ten-Year Anniversary by painting a tile that will be mounted into a collage on our walls and displayed in the school for years to come!
All students, families, siblings, and Highland alumni are invited, so please help us spread the word. This will be a great way to leave your legacy at Highland!
The cost is $10 per tile painted. Please visit the Highland website for further details.
ABSS Honors Institute at Elon
Are you a rising high school senior? Are you interested in attending a summer enrichment program on a university campus? Then consider applying to the ABSS Honors Institute at Elon for this summer. The institute is for rising high school seniors who are ready for college level work and are interested in exploring current issues in our society from a variety of perspectives. View more information.
There will be an information session on March 30th, at 6:00 p.m., in the Williams HS auditorium for interested students.
ABSS High School Draft Proposal
ABSS Course Guide
The 2016-17 ABSS Course Guide is now available here.