From the Principal's Desk:
We are progressing well into our academic year at the HS with the first marking period (10 weeks) officially closing on Friday,November 14th. The conclusion of the first grading period always offers a good opportunity for students and parents to gauge current academic progress, set goals for the remainder of the year, and communicate with teachers and staff about strengths and concerns. Report cards will be mailed out on Friday, Nov. 21st. You can check Infinite Campus portal then for Q-1 grades as well.
Winter sports practices begin this month, so please note those official start dates on the district calendar for different winter sports.
Parent TeacherConferences will be held on November 24thand 25th.
Parents can come in on Monday, Nov. 24th in the evening from 5:30 - 8:30pm. This is a “drop-in” conference format as teachers will be here and available to meet with parents individually during this time period in designated areas.
OnTuesday, Nov. 25th, there is no school for students. There will be “scheduled” conferences from 7:30-11:30am that day. Conferences on this morning are scheduled with groups of teachers and parents may be contacted by the school if this type of conference is requested by staff. Parents who would like to request a “team conference” on this day should call the HS Counseling Office at ext. 2240.
Parent Forum: November 20th. HS Parent Forum will be at 9:00AM in the Main Office.
A “quick look” at November events at HHS:
11/6 – Band Concert – 7pm
11/7-8 – Hilton HS hosts our annual Model UN Conference
11/11 – No School – Veteran’s Day
11/14,15 & 21,22,23 – Hilton HS Musical presents: “The Sound of Music”
11/25-28 – Thanksgiving Recess – No School for students.
Thanks for supporting Hilton High School and have a safe and Happy Thanksgiving!
Brian Bartalo; Principal
The HS Parent Newsletter is now being e-mailed home as well as published on this site, it will no longer be mailed. If you want a hard copy, one will be available in the HS Main Office, you can have your student stop by and pick it up. If you do not have a current e-mail listed on your childs records, please e-mail HSParents leaving your e-mail address along with your student(s) name. We will update our records.
Change of Family Information
If your family's address, home phone number, cell numbers, work phone numbers, email addresses, or any other information pertaining to your family situation changes or needs updating, please call Linda Maslyn in the Counseling Office, 392-1000, ext. 2053. Proof of residency is required for any change of address. Addresses will not be changed until proof of residency is confirmed. Keeping your family information current helps to ensure that you receive any information that is mailed out during the school year.
New students to our district will need to register at our Census Office located at 225 West Ave., Hilton, NY. Parents will need to provide student's original birth certificate, immunization records, proof of residency, custody or guardianship papers and address of the last school attended. Student's report card and any special education services received by the student are helpful, if available. Please call Dawn Blodgett at 392-1000, ext. 7031 with questions regarding registration or to have a registration packet mailed to you.