Welcome to Hightower Trail
Laura Montgomery - Principal
Adam Casey- Assistant Principal - 6th grade,
Connections, and Transportation
Joni Myler -
Assistant Principal -
and 8th Grades
News and Announcements/Information:
for ALL 6th
Friday, August 1, 2014
9:00 – 10:30
General Meeting & Welcome in
theater for ALL 6th grade students & parents.
Everyone will visit both
Homeroom and Commons Areas. To avoid overcrowding, please follow
A – M
dismissed to HOMEROOM following the General Meeting.
N – Z
dismissed to COMMONS AREA following the General Meeting.
Homeroom: Meet teacher &
receive locker assignment & combination.
Commons Area: Please
visit every area.
for NEW to HTMS
7th & 8th
August 1, 2014
11:00 – 12:00
General Meeting & Orientation
in theater for NEW to HTMS 7th & 8th grade
students & parents.
Tour the building then meet
for a “Newcomer’s Reception” in the 6th Grade
Students will receive their
homeroom & locker assignments at the reception.
7th & 8th
Friday, August 1, 2014
4:30 – 5:30 All
Returning 7th Graders ONLY
5:30 – 6:30 All Returning 8th
Students who are accompanied
by at least one (1) parent
will receive their homeroom &
Please report to the theater.
SUMMER MATH PACKETS
FOR SUMMER READING LISTS
2014-2015 HTMS SUPPLY LIST
for information from the PTSA concerning suggested supplemental
here for the
2014-2015 HRRB List
Congratulations to the newly elected
members of the HTMS School Council positions serving Fall 2014
to Spring 2016.
HTMS Teacher of the Year
Mr. Stephen Corbett!!!
Thank you to everyone who came out and
supported the Husky Hustle by running, walking or volunteering!
Click for a list of
See ya at next year's race!
New Immunization Requirements for
The Georgia Department of Public Health has
released new immunization requirements for Georgia students.
In addition to the immunizations currently required, all
students born on or after January 1, 2002 who are entering 7th
grade, and new entrants to Georgia schools in grades 8-12 will
be required to have the Tdap (Tetnus, Diptheria and Pertussis)
and meningococcal conjugate vaccines before entering school for
the 2014-2015 school year.
For more information, call Cobb & Douglass
Public Health at 770-514-2349 or visit
SHOP AT SCRIP AND EARN MONEY
for more information on how you can purchase gift cards for the
holidays and give back to Hightower Trail!
VISION 2026 - A COMMUNITY
CONVERSATION ABOUT THE FUTURE OF YOUR SCHOOL DISTRICT AND
Click here for
information on community meetings in our area. Look for a flyer
to come home in your student's backpack.
Please direct all Synergy ParentVUE
requests/issues to Dr. Lombardi at
Initiative for 7th and 8th
Your Own Device (BYOD) PowerPoint
BYOD Proposal for School Participation
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the school year!
The Common Core State Standards build
upon the strength of current standards to boost the competitive
advantage of American students, who for the first time will have
the opportunity to meet the academic standards set by
here to read a letter from the Assistant Superintendent of
Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
Enrolling your child for the first time? Click on
Enrolling Your Student in the left side column for
*Click here for previous announcements*