HHS PTSA 

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Information is a click away...
 
 
 
 
TONIGHT Thursday, 1/5, 7 pm
 
Friday, 1/6 7 pm 
 
 
Saturday 1/7, 7 pm
 
 
 
 
Monday, 1/9
 
Monday, 1/9
 
Tuesday, 1/10 in school
 
Thursday, 1/12, 7 pm
 
Monday, 1/16
 
 
Wednesday, 1/18, 7:45 pm
 
Tuesday, 1/24 - Friday 1/27
 
 
Friday, 1/27
 
Monday, 1/30
 
Curriculum Night at HHS - see below
 
Playfest 2017!  Tickets $10 during lunch or at the door.
 
Playfest with Leadership Class Skit and Judgement Night! Tickets $10 at lunch or at the door - get there early - it sells out!
 
NYSSMA Registration Deadline
 
Spring Sports sign-ups begin
 
Curriculum Fair for students
 
Grade 8 Parent Guidance Meeting
 
Schools Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Day
 
Board of Ed Meeting, OMS
 
Regents and Mid Term Test Week.  No regular classes.  See Schedule HERE
 
End of Second Quarter
 
Global Justice Presentation:  "Tailor to Stars & Presidents".  See info below.
 
 
 
Way to Go!!
 
 
Congratulations to Kailey Broderick and Mason Mee on being selected as the Suffolk Zone Award Recipients for Harborfields High School.  The annual Suffolk Zone award is given to a male and female physical education student in each county high school who best exemplify exceptional physical performance, character and citizenship.
 
Congratulations to Sean Hurley & Emma Magnus, winners of this year's Shakespeare Recitation Contest, as judged by faculty and audience/peer ballots.  The top two performers were recognized and received certificates from The National Endowment for the Arts.  
 
Congratulations to October/November Students and Staff of the Month: Gracie Heil, Gabrielle Troy, Simrah Malik, Zachary Zethner, Marco LaRocca, Hateem Sony, Alessandra DeMinico, Alexander Martin, Wawensky Deronvil, Yarlin Sanchez Almendarez, Samantha Schapero, Natalie Troy and Madeline Tichy, Ann Heverin, Pam Fakatselis and Rita Vita.
GUIDANCE
 
New Event:  Curriculum Night - Tonight, Thursday, 1/5, 7 pm in the HHS Auditorium.  We will be reviewing the student programming process for the 2017-2018 school year.
 
See the New Updated 2017-2018 Course Description Guide, with a tremendous amount of valuable planning information, including details on the different diploma tracks and requirements, overview of the class grade weighting system, class ranks and information on making course changes.
 
Visit the Guidance Webpage to find important time sensitive and general information, including:  SAT/ACT preparation information, test dates and registration deadlines, college visits, community service opportunities, special events, course guides and program offerings, college planning, scholarship opportunities, NCAA information and guidelines, info about clubs and activities, archives of presentations and guidance newsletters, and so much more!

Financial Aid Applications: General info HERE.
Link to the 10/29 FAFSA workshop presentation , for information about how and when to file.  Many schools require the FAFSA whether or not you plan to apply for financial aid.

School Profile and Decile Placement for Seniors:  
Click HERE for the HHS School profile, which includes senior class academic performance and weighted GPA decile cut offs.
Scholarships!:
Scholarship bulletin #3 is now posted in the Guidance section, HERE.

Naviance Family Connection:
Naviance "Family Connection" is the central college and career assessment software program used by Harborfields, to manage students' post-high school planning.  Every student should activate and utilize Naviance throughout their high school years, to stay on track with their college or other post-secondary plans and preparations.   If you do not have your unique account access code, contact guidance to get it.

College Visits:   
You must get a pass from the Guidance  office or GRC to attend college visits during class time.  The College Visit schedule is available on Naviance.
 
 
NYSSMA registration opened on November 28th and it will close on January 9th.  Any students interested in NYSSMA should see their music teacher for registration forms and details.
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HHS can put your General Mills Boxtops to good use! 
   
There is a collection box at the Greeter's Desk.   
 
Fill the box by March 5th!!
Join Clubs!
 
There are over 40 student clubs and organizations to get involved in, covering interests across the board - from sports to arts, theater, literature, journalism, business, world cultures, philanthropy, math, science, technology - you name it.  Meetings are generally posted on morning announcements.  Stop in to the next meeting to check it out!
HHS Journalism has you covered...
If you missed the event, you can still see it on 
 

Get alerts about live-streamed events: 

  • HS morning announcement show 
  • Board of Education Meetings - link to 12/14 meeting HERE 
  • View the 12/19 Winter Concert Part 1 HERE
  • Community Forums, and 
  • Sports, Concerts, Special Events, Student Interviews, and more!
 
 
Support the HHS Student Experience:  Join the PTSA
  • Contribute your talents to PTSA programs that enhance the HHS experience.
  • Boxtops for Education - Collect Box Tops and deposit them in collection box at Greeters Desk before March 5th!
 
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