published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 04/20/2017 - 16:05
Hutchinson High School’s student body will spend a morning in service learning on April 28.
The first-ever Salthawk Service Day will be from 8 to 11:30 a.m. on April 28, which is an early-release day at HHS for the annual track meet. Since, the Kansas State Board of Education encourages all students to be involved in service, the early release day was an opportunity for HHS to get students into the community in an organized event.
published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 04/20/2017 - 09:06
Four Hutchinson High School seniors will get their chance at directing during the annual Senior One-Act Plays. The plays will be performed at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 27, in the HHS Performing Arts Center.
Directing plays in 2017 will be Jake Lemonds, Will Kovach, Morgan Dame and Shayla Bellamy. Cast for the directors will be underclass thespians at HHS.
Each one-act will last between 10 and 15 minutes. Open to the public, there is no admission charge.
published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 04/20/2017 - 09:00
The 2017 Prom for Hutchinson High School begins with Red Carpet pictures at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29, in the HHS North Gym. The dance will be from 9 to 11 p.m. in the Events Center of the adjacent Hutchinson Career and Technical Education Academy.
After the dance will be the annual After-Prom party at the Salthawk Activity Center, from midnight to 3 a.m. Sponsored by the senior parents, the event includes games, food, a casino and prizes.
published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 04/06/2017 - 11:05
Action by the 2015 Kansas Legislature has made a change in when Board of Education members are elected.
Beginning this year, local school board and municipal elections were moved to the late summer and fall of odd-numbered years from the spring. These are non-partisan races in which individuals do not file by political party.
published by Ray Hemman on Thu, 03/23/2017 - 15:27
USD 308 will have kindergarten roundups in three of its eight elementary schools.
Those schools are:
Graber on April 6 at 6 p.m.
Morgan on April 25 at 5:30 p.m.
Wiley on April 25th at 6 p.m.
During kindergarten roundup, parents will get information about the 2017-18 school year and be able to provide basic pre-enrollment information to the school. To enroll in kindergarten for 2017-18 school year, a child must be 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2017.
published by Ray Hemman on Fri, 03/17/2017 - 10:11
Six students in the International Baccalaureate program at Hutchinson High School are working on special service learning projects this spring.
While all IB students have to do community service during high school, the International Baccalaureate Career Programme requires students to put together a specific service learning project. The IB Career Programme is the newest International Baccalaureate offering, begun by the organization in 2012 and offered at HHS, beginning in 2015-16.