Happening this week.
March 22, 2018
|Fri., March 23:
||Macaroni & Cheese
|Mon., March 26:
||Biscuits & Gravy
|Tues., March 27:
|Wed., March 28:
||Toasted Cheese Sandwich
|Thurs., March 29:
There is an early release from school on Thursday, March 29, at 2:00
to start the Easter Break.
There will be no school from Friday, March 30 through Tuesday, April 3.
School will resume on Wednesday, April 4.
|MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCHEDULE
|Thurs., March 22:
||Rivals vs. Centerville (H-Highwood) 4:30GB/5:30BB/6:30GA/7:30BA
|Sat., March 24:
||Rivals vs. Roy/Winifred (A-Roy) 11:00GB/12:00BB/1:00GA/2:00BA
|Tues., March 27:
||Rivals vs. Belt (A) 4:00GB/5:00BB/6:00GA/7:00BA
|Fri., April 6:
||Rivals vs. Tri-Cities (H-Geraldine) 3:00GB/4:00BB/5:00GA/6:00BA
|Sat. April 7:
||Rivals vs. DGS (H-Geraldine) 10:00GB/11:00BB/12:00GA/1:00BA
||Middle School Basketball Tournaments: Girls in Geyser/Boys in Stanford; times TBA
FREE VISION SCREENING
The Electric City Lions Club will be conducting a vision screening of
our Highwood students in grades Pre-K-12 on the morning of Monday,
March 26. They screen the students in the Great Falls Public
Schools and have extended the service to schools in the surrounding
area. This service is offered at no cost to the student or the
The mission of the project is to identify undetected vision problems
and get the test results to school staff and parents right away.
Using the PlusOptix mobile vision screener, the vision screening can be
performed on children in less than a second and can identify:
Refractive Error (nearsighted, farsighted and astigmatism); Binocular
Alignment (strabismus, eye turns); Unequal Refractive Error
(anisometropia); Unequal Pupil Size (anisorcoria).
Thank you to the Electric City Lions Club for including Highwood School
in this important project.
TRUSTEE ELECTION UPDATE
Filing as a trustee candidate is now open through 5:00 P.M. Thursday,
March 29, 2018.
A Declaration of Intent and Oath of Candidacy must be filed with
election administrator, Arlene Hartman.
The form may be requested by contacting Arlene by email:
by phone: 406-733-2081.
This year’s election, scheduled for Tuesday, May 8, 2018 will elect two
(2) Trustees. One trustee will be elected for a 3-year term. The
position currently held by Mr. Colter Tinsen will be open for
election. The incumbent has chosen to seek another term. One
trustee will be elected for a 1-year term to fill the vacant
position. This vacancy is due to the resignation of Mr. Jeffers
A candidate must be a registered voter within School District #4 at the
time of filing the oath of candidacy and must reside within the
boundaries of the District. No candidate may appear on the ballot
unless the candidate meets the deadline of filing the oath of candidacy
by 5 pm Thursday, March 29, 2018. MCA 20-3-305. In the event, the
number of candidates equals the number of positions open, the
candidate(s) may be elected by acclamation and the trustee election may
be canceled. Thank you for your continued support of the Highwood
Public School District!
HELP WANTED AT THE SENIOR CENTER
The Highwood Senior Center is looking to hire a cook for Mondays and
Thursdays, noon meal only. Please call Daisy Hartman at 733-2053
for further information. Sandy is retiring after 25 years at the
Center and we are so sorry to see her go.
UPCOMING WEDDING SHOWER
Please join us for a wedding shower for Katelin Smith, fiance of Luke
Davison, on March 24 at 10:00 A.M. at the Highwood Community
Hall. Katelin and Luke are registered at Bed, Bath, and Beyond.
Please join us at the Highwood Methodist Church in an Easter
celebration! There will be a brunch complete with egg bakes, biscuits
and gravy, scrambled eggs and fruit from 9:00 A.M. until 10:30 A.M.
There will be an Easter Egg Hunt at 10:30 A.M. For those wanting to
participate in the Easter Egg Hunt, please bring half a dozen colored
eggs and a container to collect the eggs in! The Easter worship service
will begin at 11:00 A.M. All are welcome!
FINAL GOOD NEWS CLUB
The final Good News Club of this school year will take place on
Tuesday, March 27 after school. We will have our annual pizza and ice
cream party and any and all Highwood Elementary students are welcome,
whether or not they have attended Good News Club during the school year.
|Highwood Public Schools
160 West Street South
Highwood, MT 59450