Haverhill High School
Home of the Hillies!
The Mission of Haverhill High School is to produce self-directed learners who read, write, and speak effectively in Standard English and who apply analytical and technological skills to interpret information and problem solve.
Picture retakes for grades 9-11 are scheduled for Tuesday October 14th in the auditorium.
Students who missed picture day or were unsatisfied with previously purchased pictures are allowed to retake. Please bring in your previously bought package if this is the case.
Classical Academy Exam
The Classical Academy Exam will be given at Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Haverhill High School from 8:30am-12pm. Please meet in the Cafeteria. All 8th Grade Haverhill residents interested in participating in the Classical Academy must register and take this test.
HHS Hosts Future Leader Exchange (FLEX) Student
Tornike Balakashvili is a 16 year old student at Haverhill High School who is taking part in a Student Exchange program administered by the United States Department of State’s Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) program. He will be with us for the entire school year.
Tornike is visiting us from Akhaltsikhe, Georgia. Georgia is a NATO ally and due to its location in the South Caucus region, it is a cultural and political bridge from East to West. David and Deborah Dyer are his host family here in Haverhill and he is their 20th, yes, 20th student they have hosted!
If you see Tornike in the hallways of HHS or around town , please give him a big hello!
Purdue University To Visit HHS for STEM Night October 1
Come meet the STEM Faculty and discover why STEM Careers are so important. The STEM academy is hosting Purdue University for an evening informational exchange.
This presentation will begin at 6:30PM in the HHS Auditorium.
Purdue University, located in West Lafayette Indiana, consistently ranks among the top universities worldwide and specifically its programs in engineering, business and technology/computer science all have received considerable acclaim. Purdue University is seeking STEM students who are interested in “expanding their horizons”. Purdue aims to connect its graduates with the exciting job opportunities related to STEM discipline majors. Purdue is a “stepping stone” to these stimulating careers and the role they play in solving global challenges.
The STEM Academy at Haverhill High School is for students interested in careers in many fields that utilize science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. This even includes students preparing for health occupations and the medical sciences, using specialized instruction. By integrating technology with curriculum across multiple disciplines, this academy will prepare students to be workforce ready and for the global economy of the 21st century.
This meeting is open to ALL current Haverhill High School students, STEM Academy and STEM explorers as well as Haverhill middle school students interested in
exploring the STEM Academy.
HHS Launches New Crew Program- First Meeting September 30 at 6:00 PM
This is an exciting new program! Check it out!
HHS Robotics Program Receives $10,000 Donation From 3M Foundation
Haverhill High School Attendance Policy
The goal of the student attendance policy is to promote consistent and daily school attendance and ensure the safety of our students. Students need to be present and on time to school to ensure academic success. Please review our attendance policy in the student handbook on pages 22-23.
To read the policy letter click the link below. Please refer to the Student Handbook for a detailed summary of the policy.
“Family Portal” X2 Aspen Log In Instructions
The Family Portal allows parents to check student attendance and academic performance in real-time.
For detailed instructions, follow this link:
Tuesday September 9 for High School Students
If you like to purchase pictures please fill out the attached form 2014 Haverhill High Undergrads
Welcome Back Haverhill High Students!
Haverhill High welcomed back faculty on Monday, August 25th and students Tuesday, August 26th. Along with the veteran staff there are several new faculty members on board this year eager to meet and work with your students. School starts at 7:26, however, all students should be in their first period by 7:20.Students in grades 10-12 had their photo’s taken at the end of June and received their ID’s during the first few days last week. Freshmen pictures will be taken September 9th. By the end of the month all students will be required to have their ID’s visible on their person. HHS has provided students with clips or students can purchase their own lanyard. All students were given handbooks last week. Please read the handbook with your student and both parent and student must sign and return to their second period teacher the back page that will indicate the handbook has been read. Several new courses have been added to the course selection including Engineering I and Intro to Coaching. The Parking Plan was implemented last week with success as most students were able to come in before the start of school to choose their spot. Meet the Faculty Night will be held Wednesday, September 10th beginning at 6:00 pm. Parents will be able to follow their child’s schedule and have the opportunity to meet each teacher. Teachers will discuss curriculum, instruction and expectations for the upcoming year. Students are encouraged to attend along with their parent. Should you have questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me either via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at 978-374-5700 xt 1103.
Have a safe start to the year!
Beth Kitsos, Principal