When calling in a student absence please use our 24-hour absence line 419-937-2802 and leave your name, students name, grade and the reason for the absence. When your student returns to school, a note with the dates of absence, the reason for the absence, and parent signature must be turned in to the office.
**Please make sure you are signed up with our new alert system InTouchK12 Alerts so you don't miss out on any announcements, school closings or delays.
**If you haven't filled out your emergency information as well as the rest of the school forms from the beginning of the year online at Final Forms, please do so ASAP! Any changes please keep Final Forms updated at all times such as address, phone numbers, and contact information, it is very important we have current information on every student here at H-L. Thank you!
Congratulations to our Elementary and the JH/HS for both being selected as 2018 Purple Star Designees by the Ohio Department of Education. We were recognized for our "outstanding commitment to serving military students and families in our district" and because "we serve as an inspiring model for other schools in Ohio to follow." Thanks to Steve Acton, Anne Arnold and Brenda Burns for the contributions in the application process. And thanks to all of you for your commitment in recognizing and supporting the sacrifices that military families make.
Reminder to turn in your schedule sheets by Monday, February 19th, if you don't turn in a schedule sheet, a schedule will be made for you.
FFA Denver Staib & Dominic Gaietto placed 5th in the Sub District AG Power Diagnostics CDE. Luke Graham and Ainslee Riser placed 12th in the Sub District. In this contest, they rotated through 6 20 minute stations where they diagnosed & repaired 2 problems in a piece of equipment.
FFA - Please take a moment today and congratulate Hannah Fought, Kylie Stahl and Alizah Wright for a job well done at the public speaking contest. Kylie was 1st in Advanced Creed. Alizah was 1st in Beginning Prepared and Hannah Fought was 4th in the Creed Contest. Good Luck to Kylie & Alizah at Districts next week.
Blood Drive - Hopewell - Loudon High School Scarlet Gym Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Appointments can be scheduled with Mrs. Bodart. You must be 16 years old to donate with a signed parental permission form. Must have a valid driver's license or Photo I.D.
Do you or someone you know need a new mattress or a new set of sheets? Hopewell-Loudon Spanish Club can help you with both!
There is a "Mattress Special" the week of Feb 19th-24 at Ewald's Furniture Corner o State Route 224 and 100 in Tiffin. There will be a variety of mattresses on special with queen sets starting at $299. The Spanish Club will receive 15% off all mattress sales to help our students going to Europe. Please share this news with family and friends.
There is also a "Sheet Sale" the whole month of February. CoZzzy Comfy Bed Linens - $40 per set. 1800 thread count, super soft microfiber material that feels like Egyptian Cotton. Sizes Twin, Twin XL, Full, Queen, King and CA King. Anti-piling, wrinkle resistant, breathable, double-brushed,11 colors to choose from and 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed. The Spanish Club will receive $10 for each sheet set sold to help students earn money for their Europe trip.
Save the Date! The Seneca County Opportunity Center's Annual Celebrity Basketball Game will be at Heidelberg's Seiberling Gym on March 20th at 7:00 pm. The night is dedicated in honor of the Rainey Family. T-shirts are available to purchase with proceeds going to the Special Olympics (#raineystrong on the sleeve). Order forms are in our school office. Please turn in no later than February 27th.
Reminder: Speed Camp is held every Saturday at 9 am in the Chieftain Gym. All athletes in grades 7-12 are welcome.
Weight room for non-winter sports will be open Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday after school.
Seniors: Reminder that you need to turn in 20 hours of community service for graduation, this is a REQUIREMENT. There are still many students with NO hours documented. We have the paperwork in the office that you need to fill out, if you have any questions please see Mrs. Hendrix in the guidance office. These hours are due NO LATER THAN March 9, 2018.
Seniors: Please look at the scholarship page, it has been updated. the following scholarships have been added/updated. Cameron Joseph St. Clair Memorial Scholarship. Hopewell-Loudon Education Association Scholarship - there is a change to this scholarship for this year only seniors can apply for the HL Education scholarship and be considered for two scholarships. The second one being the Mary Ruth Crandall scholarship.
Attention Junior Girls: Buckeye Girls State applications are in the guidance office. this is an awesome opportunity for a junior girl. The main objective of Girls State is to train young women in the duties, privileges, rights, and responsibilities of citizenship. Girls State is the week of June 10th at the University of Mount Union. See Mrs. Hendrix for an application.
Fall 2018 Vaccinations, it is required for all incoming Seniors to have the Quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine before school starts. All incoming 7th graders are required to have one dose of Tdap and Meningitis vaccine before school starts. Please plan on scheduling your child's appointment today to ensure they are up-to-date on the vaccines they need before school starts in August.
Please do not open doors for anyone trying to enter the building...other students, parents, visitors, delivery people etc. Please direct them to enter the office doors. This is a very important part of our security for our building.