Library Used Book Sale
The Library Used Book Sale continues through Friday, May 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Drop by and snag a book for $1 or less. Friday, May 10, is the half-price day.
Rising 7th Grade Parents-Only Meeting
Parents of 6th graders are reminded of the informational meeting tonight (Tuesday, May 7) at 7:00 p.m., in M202/204. Please enter at the doors between the Panther Doors and the Main Auditorium.
Drama Production Tryouts
Students in grades 8-11 who would like to be involved in the 2019-2020 drama production are invited to attend the tryouts. The tryouts will be held on May 13-14, from 3:30-5:00 p.m., in the Collins Auditorium. Interested students should plan to attend one of the tryouts, do not need to prepare anything in advance, and may try out for a speaking part or technical role.
The Kindergarten Graduation will be held on Thursday, May 16, at 7:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium.
Last Day of School for K4 and K5
The Last Day of School for K4 and K5 is Friday, May 17. This is also the last day for Child Care.
Students in grades 6-12 who participated in a sport in the 2018-2019 school year are encouraged to attend the Sports Banquet along with their parents. The banquet will be held on Friday May 17, at 6:00 p.m., in the MAC (A Building). Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased in the office for $9 each (cash or check only). Ticket sales will close on Tuesday, May 14. Due to limited seating, the banquet is for immediate family only.
Seniors should plan to purchase tickets before leaving on the senior trip due to the May 14 deadline.
Upper School Exam Schedule
Upper School students will want to make a note of the exam schedule for Monday-Wednesday, May 20-22.
- Monday, May 20 – 5th hour, 4th hour (M/W classes), 6th hour
- Tuesday, May 21 – 2nd hour, 4th hour (T/Th classes), 7th hour
- Wednesday, May 22 – 1st hour, 3rd hour, chapel
Please note that 7th and 8th grades will follow this schedule but will not have exams.
Thursday, May 23, is records day and there is no school.
Lost and Found
The Lost and Found items will be available through Friday, May 24. Please take time to visit Lost and Found in the MAC and claim any items belonging to your family.
Mark your calendars to attend the Commencement for the Class of 2019 on Friday, May 24, at 7:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium.
Panthers in Action
Spring Sports – Final Games
Thursday or Friday, May 9-10
- Be watching for details if our MS Girls Soccer team qualifies for the CMSC tournament.
Cross Country Tryouts
Cross Country tryouts continue through Wednesday, May 8, from 3:30-4:15 p.m., for students in grades 5-11 who are interested. Meet by the fountain in front of the gym. A student only needs to attend tryouts until he or she runs a 9-minute mile.
MS Girls Volleyball Tryouts
Girls in grades 5-7 who are interested in trying out for volleyball for the 2019-2020 school year should attend the tryouts on Thursday, May 9; Tuesday, May 14; and Thursday, May 16. Tryouts will take place in the gym from 3:30-5:00 p.m.
HP Summer Sports Camps
For information about the HP Summer Sports Camps, and to enroll, visit the links listed below. Register by May 20 for a $10 discount.
HP Summer Soccer Camp – June 17-20 – www.itsabouttime.run/hpsoccercamp
HP Summer Basketball Camp – July 15-18 – www.itsabouttime.run/hpbasketballcamp
Summer Office Hours
The school office is open throughout the summer from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., on Monday through Thursday, and from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., on Friday.
Tuition charges are billed through May. However, due to the FACTS billing scheduling, any miscellaneous fees (lunch, child care, makeup sessions, etc.) incurred after mid-April, will be due in June. If you have any miscellaneous charges, you will receive a June bill for those items from FACTS.
2019-2020 School Calendar
The 2019-2020 School Calendar is now on ParentsWeb under Resource Documents. This calendar is tentative and will be replaced by the calendar that comes out in July.
2019-2020 Important Dates
First Day of School – August 13
Teacher’s Convention – September 26-27
|Wednesday, 5/8||Thursday, 5/9||Friday, 5/10||Monday, 5/13||Tuesday, 5/14|
|Pasta bar – meatballs or chicken served with either Olivia Lowery’s alfredo sauce or red sauce, bread stick and fruit||Pepperoni or cheese pizza, salad, choice of yogurt or fresh fruit|| |
Baked potatoes, broccoli, chili, cheese, salad
|Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes and gravy, buttered carrots, biscuit||Smorgasbord Lunch|
|May 6-10||Library Used Book Sale|
|May 6-22||No Cuts (Grades 7-12)|
|May 8-14||Senior Trip|
|May 15||Senior Skip Day|
|May 16||Kindergarten Graduation (7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)|
|May 17||Last Day of Kindergarten|
|May 17||Final Day of Child Care|
|May 17||Sports Banquet (6:00 p.m. MAC)|
|May 20-21||Early Dismissal|
(Grades 1-6 dismiss at 11:15 a.m.;
Grades 7-12 dismiss at 11:30 a.m.)
|May 20-22||Exams (Grades 9-12)|
|May 22||Lower School Awards Program (9:45 a.m. Main Auditorium)|
(Grades 1-6 dismiss at 11:15 a.m.;
Grades 7-12 dismiss at 11:00 a.m.)
|May 23||Records Day – No School|
|May 24||Lower School Report Cards/Achievement Tests (8:30 a.m.)|
|May 24||Upper School Awards Program and Report Cards/Achievement Tests (8:45 a.m.)|
|May 24||Graduation Rehearsal (10:00 a.m.)|
|May 24||Commencement (7:00 p.m. Main Auditorium)|