Attention students taking any AP classes! The registration and payment portal for AP exams is now up! You may pay for any Fall, Spring or Yearlong AP classes now. The test fee is 96 dollars per test (if you are taking an AP class, you must take the test) Fall students: Please pay by January 15th in order to avoid a late fee! To Register and Pay please click the link below: https://nam10.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.totalregistration.net%2FAP%2F490615&data=04%7C01%7Cswperry%40k12.wv.us%7Ca2389e5298bc48ff6bfc08d993d5612d%7Ce019b04b330c467a8bae09fb17374d6a%7C0%7C0%7C637703366925007354%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=x9chvjqZAQBLdJV%2BTWSAaAeAOrrJArvGy8TXD%2FHCPn0%3D&reserved=0
Students and Parents, Just a reminder that we have multiple, free tutoring opportunities available every day after school. Math- Room 255- Every day 3:30-5:30 Language Arts- Room 160 - Monday-Thursday 3:30-5:30 Science- Room 214- Every day 3:30-5:30 Math/General Homework Help- Room 261- Every day 3:30-5:30 Social Studies Tutoring-Coming Soon! If you need help on an assignment, assistance in studying for a test or any other help in your classes these are great opportunities to improve your grades!
Homecoming Information: Click the following link for info: https://5il.co/z8sq
Here is the schedule for Homecoming Week. Monday Seniors-Surfside Juniors-Jailhouse Sophomores- Soldiers Freshmen- Funky Tuesday- Character Day (All classes) Wednesday- Safari Day (All Classes) Thursday- Decade Day- Seniors- Toga ---- Juniors, Sophomores, and Freshman (Other Decade Day- 70s, 80s, 90s, etc) Friday- Red/White Day
Homecoming Update- After further review we have decided to have the Homcoming Dance here at Hurricane High School on Saturday, September 25th from 8-10 p.m. The dance will take place outside on the football field which allow for increaced social distancing. There will be no outside guests permitted at the dance. Tickets will be sold at the gate that evening.
On Tuesday, September 21st, Hurricane High School will be taking any interested senior by bus to The Armed Forces Reserve Center in Eleanor, WV, to the Annual College Fair. The Armed Forces Reserved Center has informed Putnam County Schools that they require masks on their premises. This trip will give students the opportunity to meet with college representatives from across our state, as well as some other states, to answer any questions or receive information about colleges, universities, technical programs, and the military. Permission forms available here: https://5il.co/ymim
FBI Teen Academy September 10, 2021: Teen Academy is a one day program for high school seniors who live in Western PA and West Virginia to learn about the FBI and what a variety of career paths in the FBI would entail. Click the following link for an application: https://nam10.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.fbi.gov%2Ffile-repository%2Ffbi-pittsburgh-2021-teen-academy-application-charleston-wv-081621.pdf%2Fview&data=04%7C01%7Cswperry%40k12.wv.us%7C6b4952cc67e04786c90608d96e35c81f%7Ce019b04b330c467a8bae09fb17374d6a%7C0%7C0%7C637661999662158813%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C1000&sdata=Ijw%2F%2FAfC6WF3qOXE1QOO49yw13TSmzd8zrktI11ReG0%3D&reserved=0
Parents and Students: The 2nd shot for students/parents who received a shot on April 14 will be given in the auxiliary gym at Hurricane High on May 5, between 1:00 and 2:30. In-person and virtual students will receive their shots in accordance with their last name and time slot. 1:00-1:15 last names A-D 1:15-1:30 last names E-K 1:30-2:00 last names L-R 2:00-2:15 last names S-Z 2:15-2:30 last names parents/family
US News and World Report recently released their high school rankings and Hurricane High finished as follows: #877 in US (top 3.5% in nation) #1 in Putnam County #1 in Huntington-WV Metro Area (WV, OH, KY) #2 in WV
Students: Non-senior finals have been moved. June 2 is 3/4 June 3 is 1/2 June 4 is makeup
Mu Alpha Theta New Membership Application: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=S7AZ4AwzekaLrgn7FzdNan26vxLUJPFNtZNWpFexSa1UQUVGMTNSQUxLR1hOV0tKVlI1NkNFRVVHTi4u Existing members do not need to reapply. You need to be logged into your Office365 account to be able to access the application. Please bring $10 to Mr. Bielinski Room 215. Please send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Turn in photos for the senior slide show: 1 baby photo and 1 grad photo as well as 2 candid photos are accepted. Please bring physical photos to the office or Mr. Perry room 221. If you have digital images they may be emailed to email@example.com. Last day is May 21st however the earlier the better! Thanks!
HHS Schedule for Vaccines 4/14/21 • Vaccines will be administered in the auxiliary gym. • Parents and virtual students will enter through the outside auxiliary gym doors. • In-person students will enter through the inside auxiliar gym entrance. • Virtual and in-person students will receive their shots at the same time • Students must have their signed consent forms to receive the shot • Everyone needs to bring ID and a copy of their insurance card • Following the shot, individuals will be monitored for 15 minutes Timeline: 8:00-8:20: Adults last name A-L 8:20-8:40: Adults last name M-Z 8:40-9:00: Virtual and in-person students’ last name A-C 9:00-9:20: Virtual and in-person students’ last name D-F 9:20-9:40: Virtual and in-person students’ last name G-L 9:40-10:00: Virtual and in-person students’ last name M-Q 10:00-10:20: Virtual and in-person students’ last name R-S 10:20-10:40: Virtual and in-person students’ last name T-Z Sanitation Plan: • High touch areas will be sprayed with Bioesque frequently • Seats will be sprayed with Bioesque after an individual leaves the seat • Hand sanitizer and masks will be available upon entrance • Masks are required at all times
Congratulations to the following Hurricane High students who placed in the recent Skills USA competition: Gold Winner- Mia Horton for Dental Assisting Gold Winner-Allyssa Tittle for Health Occupations Professional Portfolio Gold Winner-Logan Pardue for Automotive Tool Identification Bronze Winner-Jackson Cruickshank for Related Technical Math
Attention Juniors: HHS will administer the SAT School Day assessment on Tuesday, April 13. Please arrive by 8:30 am, pre-registration will begin at 8:35. This assessment is used by the WVDE to compare schools across the state. Over the last several years, Hurricane High has ranked in the Top 5 in the state in both English and math test scores. The test can be used for PROMISE Scholarship eligibility and college entrance. Students who meet or exceed the cut score for English and math will be eligible for prizes during a class meeting early in the fall of 2021. Those students will also be the first to receive their senior cards for 2021-2022.
March 25th – Senior’s will receive a $10 discount by using the code senior2021 on yearbooks from March 25th – April 3rd! Order online at www.yearbookforever.com
SENIOR SLIDESHOW PICTURES: May 21—Last day to turn in pictures for the Senior Slide show—1 baby 1 senior picture and 2 friend/group pictures to Mr. Perry in room 221. They can also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Pictures will be returned at graduation practice on May 27.
Graduates and Parents: Please use the following link to access the graduation bulletin: https://5il.co/qvo1
Congratulations to Aiden Bernard. 2021 HHS Most Valuable Redskin.