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Hightstown High School (9-12)
East Windsor Regional Schools
25A Leshin Lane, Hightstown, New Jersey 08520 609-443-7717

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Dennis M. Vinson, Jr., Principal
Gary Bushelli, Athletic Director
William Delaney, Asst. Principal
Robert Scott, Asst. Principal
Melissa Smith, Asst. Principal

25 Leshin Lane
Hightstown, New Jersey 08520
Phone: 609-443-7738

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East Windsor Regional School District
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Mark Beckman, Supervisor
(609) 443-7717, ext. 2032


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Daily Announcements
Thursday December 18
Day A

Audition materials for the Musical Pit Orchestra are now available for pick up from Mr. Davis in the Band Room.  If you are interested in auditioning, feel free to stop by!

The annual German Club gingerbread house making competition will take place today in room 502 from 2:20 – 4:00.  There is a signup sheet in the classroom and please make sure to pay your dues! Any questions see Frau Peterson or Frau Templeton!

Come to the Biology Student Scholars lab next Monday, December 22nd, in room 124! Our lab this month is genetics and blood typing! Bring your lab fee of $3.00 or give it to Mrs. Contreras beforehand.

The weight room will be open on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday this week.

The Photo Club will meet in room 702 on Monday December 22nd

Any junior interested in applying for next summer’s Governors’ School for the Sciences or Governors’ School for Engineering and Technology should pick up an application in the Counseling Office or download it from the state’s website.  Applications, complete with recommendation letters, are due in the office by December 19th.

Adelante Club will be hosting a Holiday Party this Friday from 6 to 9 for all students. We will have lots of free food, a DJ, and lots of entertainment. Admission is free!

There will be a mandatory DECA meeting today. You can attend in the morning at 7:00, after school, or both in room 310. Members MUST wear business attire. See Ms. Gaskill for dress code rules.

Attention All O Ambassadors!  Our final meeting of 2014 will be today at 2:25 in room 113. 

The Future Business Leaders of America will be holding a Candygram sale during lunch today through MONDAY.  Be sure to purchase a Candygram for someone special!  Candygrams will be be delivered on Tuesday, 12/23.

The One Act Plays are scheduled for this May.  Any student or group of students interested in submitting a play for approval should get their scripts to Mr. Olsen by the close of school on December 23rd.  Casting will take place in January.  We are looking for 3-5 One Act productions total. 

Attention Cast of Seussical! Monday, December 22nd, immediately following school, will be the Read Through of the Show.  It is imperative that all cast members attend.  Scripts and Scores will be handed out.  Please bring your completed Student Contract to this meeting.  Late bus passes will be available.  Please check Mr. Olsen's teacher webpage for further announcements. 

Come down to Historic Hightstown tonight for the annual Winter Holiday Celebration from 6:30 to 8:30 in the 1st Constitution Bank Parking Lot.​  Enjoy horse drawn carriage rides, caroling, face painting, hot cocoa, cookies and a visit from a seasonal guest.  The winners from the window decorating contest will be announced at 8:00.

Coffee House auditions will be held after school on January 7.  Please sign-up and see Mr. Halat, Mr. Davis, Mr. Ernst or Mr. Olsen for an audition form.  This form must be completed in order to audition.  

Ecology Club members attending the Pinelands trip on Saturday, please check your email!  Arrive at HHS by 8:15, bring a lunch, dress warmly in layers, wear old shoes and if possible, bright colors. Email or see Mr. James if you have any questions.

News and Announcements

HHS Eighth Grade Curriculum Night and Open House (pdf)

HHS Music Department Coffee House

HHS and Mercer County Robotics Teams Honored by State Senate
Dozens of Mercer County high school students, who earlier this year labored over building robots then went on to win their share of accolades, were honored on the state Senate floor.

HHS November Newsletter (pdf)

Join the O Ambassadors Club of HHS and MHK at Barnes and Noble, West Windsor for Storytime! (pdf)

Parent Information Center - Forms & More!

School Information

School Begins: 7:30 AM
Regular Dismissal 2:10 PM
Late Start Session 9:00 - 2:10 PM
Early Dismissal Session 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Coming Up!
Tue Dec 23
 K-12 Four Hour Session/Kidcare Open
Wed Dec 24
 Schools Closed/Kidcare Closed
Thu Dec 25
 Schools Closed/Kidcare Closed

East Windsor Regional Schools     |     25A Leshin Lane, Hightstown, New Jersey 08520     |     609-443-7717