The HHS Parent Council is excited to invite you to our next meeting featuring a presentation by Director of Guidance, Leslie Smith, on multiple-pathways. The presentation includes our different pathways including opportunities for CTE, College Prep, honor classes, AP classes, and earning college credit while in high school. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, January 18 at 6:30pm in room 155. For more information like the Hermon High School Parent Council on Facebook.
Are you interested in learning more about BRIDGE ACADEMY? Join us for our VIRTUAL INFORMATION NIGHT Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. Join via Google Meet: meet.google.com/ysw-btvc-uoe This link was also sent via email to students in the Classes of 2025 and 2026. For more information, contact Mrs. Walsh in Guidance at 848-4033.
SAT SIGN UPS FOR JUNIORS
As we round the corner to break our Outdoor Education class wants to share with you their learning several ways to start a fire in our wilderness survival lessons. Have a wonderful break!
Poetry Out Loud coming up in January!
The Hermon Press, HHS' school newspaper, has been busy producing content for our viewers and community. Come check out our website at hermon.press (or search us on Google), find us on Facebook ("The Hermon Press"), and follow us on Instagram (@hermonhspress). Recently, our students have entered the realm of podcasting. Loren and Logan have created "Hawkey Talk" (about the NHL), Jacob has been recording for his podcast "Shootin' J's" (all things basketball), and Ryan, Anthony, and Josh recorded the first two episodes of "A Bird's Eye View" (about, well, everything).
The National Honor Society is collecting new or like new children's books for Literacy Volunteers of America's Bangor Branch. There is a box in the library to drop books off. This drive will run until Thursday, 12-22, at which point NHS members will take the books to LVA in Bangor. Please think of donating so kids have lots of fun options to read!
Key Club is looking for community partners to sponsor students who have a want or need this holiday season. The sponsors would draw a tag, or multiple tags, of students they want to help this holiday season. If you are interested in sponsoring please contact the Key Club Advisor Liam Adams by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or comment on this post.
HHS Student Council will collect items to give to the residents of the Shaw House. They especially need socks, pajama bottoms, books, toiletries, personal items, AA batteries. (They have a wish list on their web site, but will appreciate any donations: https://www.theshawhouse.org/how-you-can-help/funding-needs-wishlist Students can place their donations in the labeled boxes in their class advisors' rooms. (Student Council offers a monetary reward to the class that brings in the most.) The collection continues until December 22.
Holiday Community Party! Each December, Hermon Student Leaders sponsor a Holiday Community Party for children Pre-K to 4th grade. The event features crafts, games, cookie decorating, a short holiday film and a visit from Santa. This year's Holiday Community Party is Saturday, December 17, from 8 to 11 am. There is no fee, but we accept donations. High School student volunteers will help the children as they participate in activities. (This is an opportunity for HHS students to earn community service.)
Saturday Morning Key Club partnered with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation to do a walk for cancer. Thank you to all who donated and volunteered to make this happen! We raised over $560 dollars.
The countdown has begun! Holiday Special ends January 1st. Just $40!!! Last day to order is January 30th. Get yours before it’s too late
Bath Iron Works visit this week!
Hawks for Change Winter Clothing Drive!
GREASE OPENS FRIDAY! For tickets contact the front office!
Congratulations to these Hermon High students who are recognized for being student of the quarter for United Technology Center! Anthony Addessi for Electrical Connectivity Cameron Dunton for Automotive Technology Ethan Hallett for Emergency Medical Technology Hailey Welch for Medical Assisting Sam Polo for Welding & Fabrication Sharon Arabambi for Health Occupations, CNA
It was an awesome day outside today in our Outdoor Education course. Kids took full advantage of the temperature and the wind and flew kites in class! It was a nice stress reduction activity and nice to see the kid in each one of them.