Archived News

This is the image for the news article titled Hutchings Students Create Brochures to Welcome Families To Michigan
Hutchings Students Create Brochures to Welcome Families To Michigan
03/03/2017
From its Great Lakes to Mackinac Island and world-class universities, Michigan is a great place to live. To ensure that families who are considering moving to Michigan know about all that the state has to offer, students in Heather Palo’s fourth-grade class at Hutchings Elementary created “Welcome to Michigan” brochures that are on display in a local real estate office.
Read More About Hutchings Students Create Brochures to Welcome Families To Michigan
clear
Members of The Lion The Witch and the Wardrobe cast
Travel to Narnia this March with the Howell High School Performing Arts Department
03/01/2017
This March the Howell High School Performing Arts Department will travel through the wardrobe and into the mysterious land of Narnia when it presents “The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe.”
Read More About Travel to Narnia this March with the Howell High School Performing Arts Department
clear
Northwest students show their flyers at Sea Life Aquarium
Northwest Second Grade Students Create Informational Flyers for Sea Life Michigan Aquarium
02/16/2017
Informational flyers on endangered and vulnerable marine life created by students in Sarah Needham’s second-grade class at Northwest Elementary are currently on display at the Sea Life Michigan Aquarium in Auburn Hills.
Read More About Northwest Second Grade Students Create Informational Flyers for Sea Life Michigan Aquarium
clear
Howell High School Plans Curriculum and Dual Enrollment Night
02/03/2017
Howell High School will host a Dual Enrollment and Curriculum Night Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the school’s auditorium.
Read More About Howell High School Plans Curriculum and Dual Enrollment Night
clear
A Northwest student creates a valentine
Northwest Elementary Sends Valentine’s Day Cards to US Navy Ship
02/02/2017
Students at Northwest Elementary recently created and sent Valentine’s Day cards to a U.S. Navy Ship. Northwest student council helped the school’s younger students color different Valentine’s and they helped the older students write thank you notes.
Read More About Northwest Elementary Sends Valentine’s Day Cards to US Navy Ship
clear
Howell FIRST Robotics Team to Host Quartermania Fundraiser
01/31/2017
Over the past few years the Howell Highlander Robotics program has grown from one high school team to eight teams competing in all four levels of the FIRST Robotics organization. To support this expansion, Howell Highlander Robotics will hold a Quartermania Fundraiser Saturday, February 11 at 6 p.m. at the Howell American Legion Post.
Read More About Howell FIRST Robotics Team to Host Quartermania Fundraiser
clear
Kelli Falls with two of her mentors after being named the MSVMA Teacher of the Year
Kelli Falls Named Michigan School Vocal Music Association Teacher of the Year
01/25/2017
Kelli Falls, Parker Middle School vocal music director has been selected as the 2017 Michigan School Vocal Music Association (MSVMA) Teacher of the Year.
Read More About Kelli Falls Named Michigan School Vocal Music Association Teacher of the Year
clear
Hutchings students work at the school's student run credit union
Hutchings Elementary Holds Grand Opening of Student-Run Credit Union
01/20/2017
On Jan. 20, students at Hutchings Elementary celebrated the grand opening school’s student-run credit union.
Read More About Hutchings Elementary Holds Grand Opening of Student-Run Credit Union
clear
Howell Public Schools Logo
Howell Public Schools MDE Accountability Scorecard 2015-2016 School Year
01/20/2017
Howell Public Schools has received a score of 83.33% on its 2015-2016 Michigan Department of Education (MDE) Accountability Scorecard, which was released today. The district earned the highest score out of all of the public schools in Livingston County.
Read More About Howell Public Schools MDE Accountability Scorecard 2015-2016 School Year
clear
A Parker Middle School band student plays his trumpet with a professional jazz band
Parker Middle School Winter Band Camp Fun for All
01/20/2017
Recently, Parker Middle School seventh and eighth-grade band students spent a weekend at school working to improve their musical skills and knowledge during the school’s annual Winter Band Camp.
Read More About Parker Middle School Winter Band Camp Fun for All
clear
The Howell Public Schools Board of Education
Howell Public Schools Thanks and Honors Board of Education Members
01/19/2017
During the month of January Howell Public Schools is joining 540 local and 56 intermediate school districts across Michigan to thank its Board of Education during School Board Recognition Month.
Read More About Howell Public Schools Thanks and Honors Board of Education Members
clear
Southeast second grade students share information on their persuasive letters
Southeast Elementary Second Grade Students Apply for Grant for New Drinking Fountain
01/06/2017
Recently students in Kim Hahn and Roxane Spence’s second-grade classes at Southeast Elementary worked with Kate Rossetter, Howell Public Schools instructional coach and Jill Cain, Southeast Elementary technology teacher to use project-based learning to write persuasive letters on why their school should receive a grant from Delta Dental for a new drinking fountain with a water bottle filling station.
Read More About Southeast Elementary Second Grade Students Apply for Grant for New Drinking Fountain
clear
Coffee Chat Invite
Howell Public Schools Superintendent to Host Second Coffee Chat
01/04/2017
Howell Public Schools Superintendent Erin MacGregor will host a Coffee Chat Thursday, Jan. 12 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Howell Area Chamber of Commerce building.
Read More About Howell Public Schools Superintendent to Host Second Coffee Chat
clear
Members of Team KAOS with their robot
Howell Highlander Robotics FIRST Tech Challenge Team Heading to Super-Regional North Championship
12/29/2016
Team KAOS, one of the two Howell Highlander Robotics FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) teams will compete in the FTC Super Regional North Championship March 30 through April 1 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Read More About Howell Highlander Robotics FIRST Tech Challenge Team Heading to Super-Regional North Championship
clear
Major General David Bassett speaks with JROTC Cadets
U.S. Army Major General Visits Howell High School
12/28/2016
Recently, Major General David Bassett, United States Army program executive officer for ground combat systems visited Howell High School.
Read More About U.S. Army Major General Visits Howell High School
clear
The four Parker students who will perform with the MSVMA State Honor Choir
Four Parker Middle School Vocal Music Students To Represent Howell at Michigan Music Conference
12/22/2016
Four Parker Middle School vocal music students have been selected to perform with the Michigan School Vocal Music Association (MSVMA) Junior High State Honors Choir.
Read More About Four Parker Middle School Vocal Music Students To Represent Howell at Michigan Music Conference
clear
Hogan Taylor with his winning NAIAS poster
Howell High School Junior Earns Honors in 2017 North America International Auto Show Poster Contest
12/21/2016
Howell High School junior Hogan Taylor has been named the first place winner in the 11th-grade category in the 29th annual North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) Poster Contest.
Read More About Howell High School Junior Earns Honors in 2017 North America International Auto Show Poster Contest
clear
A HHS student moves pallets of food collected during a canned food drive
Howell Public Schools Collects 13,000 Canned Goods for Gleaners Community Food Bank
12/20/2016
The Howell Public Schools community is known for its generosity and willingness to support charitable organizations.
Read More About Howell Public Schools Collects 13,000 Canned Goods for Gleaners Community Food Bank
clear
Thomas Gould
Howell Public Schools Director of Public Relations Receives National Honor
12/19/2016
The National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) has announced that Thomas Gould, Howell Public Schools director of public relations has been selected as a member of its 2016-2017 35 Under 35 Class.
Read More About Howell Public Schools Director of Public Relations Receives National Honor
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Advanced Drama Students Hold Shakespeare Workshop for Freshman
Howell High School Advanced Drama Students Hold Shakespeare Workshop for Freshman
12/08/2016
Recently several Howell High School students in Amanda Malo’s advanced drama class conducted a Shakespeare Workshop for the school’s freshman class.
Read More About Howell High School Advanced Drama Students Hold Shakespeare Workshop for Freshman
clear
Highlander Way Middle School SPARK Club Holding Mitten Drive
12/07/2016
This holiday season the Highlander Way Middle School SPARK (Students Promoting Acceptance Respect and Kindness) club is holding a mitten drive to help those in need.
Read More About Highlander Way Middle School SPARK Club Holding Mitten Drive
clear
HHS High School Musical
“High School Musical” Comes to Howell High School
11/07/2016
The Howell High School Performing Arts Department will present “Disney’s High School Musical” Nov. 17-19 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 20 at 2 p.m.
Read More About “High School Musical” Comes to Howell High School
clear
Southeast Elementary Mock Election
Southeast Elementary Students Learning about Voting
11/01/2016
On Friday, Oct. 28, first and second-grade students at Southeast Elementary learned about one of their civic duties from Tammy Beal, Marion Township clerk.
Read More About Southeast Elementary Students Learning about Voting
clear
Howell High School To Honor Veterans During Annual Veterans Day Program
10/28/2016
The Howell High School Leadership class will honor local Veterans for their service to our country Friday, Nov. 11 during its annual Veterans Day Program.
Read More About Howell High School To Honor Veterans During Annual Veterans Day Program
clear
Hutchings Elementary Kindergarten ABC Boot Camp
Hutchings Elementary Kindergarten Students Put on ABC Fashion Show
10/28/2016
Recently students in Lori Ott’s kindergarten class at Hutchings Elementary put on an ABC Boot Camp Fashion Show to celebrate the competition of their ABC Boot Camp unit.
Read More About Hutchings Elementary Kindergarten Students Put on ABC Fashion Show
clear
Howell Public Schools Accepting Nominations for Support Person of the Year and Service Person of the Year
10/21/2016
Howell Public Schools is accepting nominations for Support Person of the Year and Service Person of the Year. Individuals associated with Howell Public Schools (employees, students, parents, community) are invited to nominate a candidate.
Read More About Howell Public Schools Accepting Nominations for Support Person of the Year and Service Person of the Year
clear
Challenger Elementary Sock Drive
Challenger Elementary Fifth Grade Students Bring Socktober to Their School
10/21/2016
Two fifth-grade students at Challenger Elementary hope to make a difference in the lives of others as they collect new socks that will be donated to an area organization that provides assistance to those in need.
Read More About Challenger Elementary Fifth Grade Students Bring Socktober to Their School
clear
Mark Leahy Named HPS Teacher of the Year
Mark Leahy Named Howell Public Schools Teacher of the Year
10/20/2016
This morning, Mark Leahy, Howell High School Construction Trades instructor was named the 2016-2017 Howell Public Schools Teacher of the Year.
Read More About Mark Leahy Named Howell Public Schools Teacher of the Year
clear
Howell High School Band to Step In For University of Michigan Hockey Band
10/13/2016
The Howell High School band has been invited to substitute for the University of Michigan Hockey Band on Oct. 22.
Read More About Howell High School Band to Step In For University of Michigan Hockey Band
clear
Howell Area Fire Department Visits Southeast
Howell Area Fire Department Teaches Fire Safety To Southeast Elementary StudentsHowell
10/12/2016
Recently Southeast Elementary begindergarten and kindergarten students learned about fire safety when firefighters from the Howell Area Fire Department visited the school.
Read More About Howell Area Fire Department Teaches Fire Safety To Southeast Elementary StudentsHowell
clear
Coffee Chat Invite
Howell Public Schools Superintendent to Host Coffee Chat
10/07/2016
Howell Public Schools stakeholders are invited to join Superintendent Erin MacGregor for a Coffee Chat Thursday, Oct. 20 from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at Howell High School’s Highlander Restaurant
Read More About Howell Public Schools Superintendent to Host Coffee Chat
clear
Michigan CSI Logo
Howell Public Schools to Host Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative Community Seminar
10/07/2016
Howell Public Schools will host a Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative (Michigan CSI) community seminar Monday, Oct. 17 at 7 p.m.
Read More About Howell Public Schools to Host Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative Community Seminar
clear
October 14 Half Day of School Information
10/05/2016
Friday, October 14, is a half day for all Howell Public Schools students.
Read More About October 14 Half Day of School Information
clear
Buster the Bus at Southeast Elementary
clear
Parker Middle School Regional Honors Choir Members
Parker Middle School Choir Students to Perform With Regional Honors Choir
09/29/2016
On Saturday, Oct. 22, eight students from Parker Middle School will perform with the Michigan School Vocal Music Association (MSVMA) Regional Honors Choir
Read More About Parker Middle School Choir Students to Perform With Regional Honors Choir
clear
Howell Public Schools Accepting Teacher of the Year Nominations
09/19/2016
Howell Public Schools is accepting nominations for Howell Teacher of the Year. Individuals associated with Howell Public Schools (employees, students, parents, community) are invited to nominate a teacher for this award. Nominees should be exceptionally skillful and dedicated teachers who spend a major portion of their time in a classroom. They should have a deep knowledge of...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Accepting Teacher of the Year Nominations
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Plans College and Technical Education Night
Howell High School Plans College and Technical Education Night
09/16/2016
Howell High School’s annual College and Technical Education Night will be held Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria and commons area. The event is open to all Howell High School students and parents. More than 50 colleges, universities, technical schools and the armed forces have already signed up to attend. “Our annual College Night provides students...
Read More About Howell High School Plans College and Technical Education Night
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative Visits Howell Middle Schools
Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative Visits Howell Middle Schools
09/16/2016
Students at Highlander Way Middle School recently learned about cyber safety, bullying and their digital footprint during the Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative (Michigan CSI) presentation. Michigan’s OK2SAY program was also thoroughly explained to students during the presentation. Michigan CSI is a program of the Attorney General’s office. During the middle school CSI program...
Read More About Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative Visits Howell Middle Schools
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Southwest Elementary School Celebrates New Playground Equipment
Southwest Elementary School Celebrates New Playground Equipment
09/16/2016
Recently students and staff at Southwest Elementary gathered for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the school’s new playground equipment. Over the summer crews installed new swings, structures and even a Gaga Ball Pit to make recess fun and enjoyable for all students. Known as a kinder version of dodge ball, Gaga Ball has become a popular game during which students use a soft...
Read More About Southwest Elementary School Celebrates New Playground Equipment
clear
Howell Public Schools to Hold Community Forums on Facilities Utilization Process and Committee
09/14/2016
Howell Public Schools Superintendent Erin MacGregor will hold two community forums on Monday, Sept. 19 and Wednesday, Sept. 28 to share with community members the scope and process that a committee of district stakeholders will undertake as it reviews the district’s facilities utilization. The Board of Education approved the process that will be discussed at the forum at its...
Read More About Howell Public Schools to Hold Community Forums on Facilities Utilization Process and Committee
clear
Howell Public Schools 2015/2016 M-STEP Scores Released
08/30/2016
In the spring of 2016, Howell Public Schools students took Michigan’s summative statewide test, the M-STEP, for the second time. The 2016 M-STEP incorporated computer adaptive testing (CAT), which provides a more personalized test experience for students and improved test security, as well as more precise measures of learning for schools. Additionally, in 2016 incoming high school...
Read More About Howell Public Schools 2015/2016 M-STEP Scores Released
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Public Schools and Howell Area Fire Department Partner On Critical Evacuation Training
Howell Public Schools and Howell Area Fire Department Partner On Critical Evacuation Training
08/25/2016
On Wednesday, Aug. 24, Howell Public Schools and the Howell Area Fire Department held a joint critical evacuation training involving a bus that had flipped on its side. For the training, a decommissioned school bus was placed on its side at the Howell bus yard. Bus drivers and transportation employees entered the bus to experience what it would be like if their bus was to be...
Read More About Howell Public Schools and Howell Area Fire Department Partner On Critical Evacuation Training
clear
This is the image for the news article titled New Howell Public Schools Director of Special Education Announced
New Howell Public Schools Director of Special Education Announced
08/25/2016
Howell Public Schools is pleased to announce that Malissa Patrick has been selected to be its next director of special education. Patrick will replace Doug Haseley who was recently hired as the Livingston Educational Service Agency’s executive director of special education. Patrick has worked in Howell as a special education supervisor for three years. While Patrick will work...
Read More About New Howell Public Schools Director of Special Education Announced
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Parker Middle School Announces New Assistant Principal
Parker Middle School Announces New Assistant Principal
08/22/2016
On Monday, Aug. 22, the Howell Public Schools Board of Education approved the hiring of Danielle Schmidt as the new assistant principal of Parker Middle School. Schmidt has been an elementary teacher in the district for ten years. “Danielle has been an asset to Howell Public Schools for the past ten years. During that time she has volunteered for school, district and regional...
Read More About Parker Middle School Announces New Assistant Principal
clear
Support for Friends of Local Teenagers Injured in Car Accident
08/09/2016
Dear Howell Public Schools Families,As you may have heard, several teenagers from Livingston County were injured in a car accident in Ohio early this morning. While it does not appear that any of these individuals attended Howell Public Schools, we know that in tight-knit communities such as Howell and Livingston County, friendships span across multiple schools and cities. As such, if your...
Read More About Support for Friends of Local Teenagers Injured in Car Accident
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Public Schools Names New Northwest Elementary Principal
Howell Public Schools Names New Northwest Elementary Principal
07/25/2016
The Howell Public Schools Board of Education has approved the hiring Craig Munro as the new principal of Northwest Elementary School. Munro is a familiar face around Howell Public Schools as he has worked in the district since 2007. “I have been very impressed with Craig’s leadership, problem-solving and positive attitude,” said Erin MacGregor, Howell Public Schools...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Names New Northwest Elementary Principal
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Public Schools Welcomes New Hutchings Elementary Principal
Howell Public Schools Welcomes New Hutchings Elementary Principal
07/25/2016
During its meeting Monday, July 25 the Howell Public Schools Board of Education approved Timothy Moore as the next principal of Hutchings Elementary School. Moore comes to Howell Public Schools from Hardy Elementary School in South Lyon. “Timothy stood out among a field of very qualified candidates for the Hutchings Elementary principal position,” said Erin...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Welcomes New Hutchings Elementary Principal
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Public Schools Announces New Parker Middle School Principal
Howell Public Schools Announces New Parker Middle School Principal
07/18/2016
The Howell Public Schools’ Board of Education has approved the hiring of Patricia Poelke as the new principal of Parker Middle School. Poelke replaces Susan Muntz, who retired in June after more than 30 years of service to Howell Public Schools."Patricia will be a great addition to the Parker Middle School team,” said Erin MacGregor, Howell Public Schools superintendent. “She is...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Announces New Parker Middle School Principal
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Public Schools Hires New Athletic Director
Howell Public Schools Hires New Athletic Director
07/18/2016
The Howell Public Schools’ Board of Education has approved the hiring of John Young to serve as the district’s athletic director. "John will bring a wealth of knowledge of athletics at both the high school and collegiate levels to our athletics department,” said Erin MacGregor, Howell Public Schools superintendent. “I believe he will continue the great things that are already...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Hires New Athletic Director
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Alumni Earn Gold Medal at National Conference
Howell High School Alumni Earn Gold Medal at National Conference
07/11/2016
Three Howell High School alumni earned high honors at the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) National Leadership Conference held in San Diego July 3 -7. Jodi Kilpela, Abbey Olszewski and Mary Pennala earned a gold medal in the Focus on Children category in the Students Taking Action with Recognition (STAR) competitive events at the FCCLA National Leadership ...
Read More About Howell High School Alumni Earn Gold Medal at National Conference
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Students Explore Costa Rica
Howell High School Students Explore Costa Rica
07/07/2016
Recently, 18 Howell High School students traveled throughout Costa Rica to learn about the country's history, culture and biodiversity. For four of the eight nights of the trip, students stayed with Costa Rican families where they put their Spanish language skills to the test. This experience allowed students to see firsthand what it is like to live the tico lifestyle. To engage in...
Read More About Howell High School Students Explore Costa Rica
clear
Updated 2016/17 School Calendar
07/06/2016
Dear Parents,I am pleased to share that we have finalized the 2016/17 school calendar. As I shared last month, our previously scheduled Spring Break conflicted with the Michigan Department of Education’s SAT college entrance exam date for high school juniors. Due to this, we had to make adjustments to the calendar to ensure that we provided our students with every opportunity to be successful on...
Read More About Updated 2016/17 School Calendar
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Hutchings Elementary Kindergarten Students Learn All About Recycling
Hutchings Elementary Kindergarten Students Learn All About Recycling
06/16/2016
Kindergarten students in Lori Ott’s class at Hutchings Elementary learned all about recycling thanks to a recent project. Using the principals of project-based learning, students researched ways that people can recycle, reuse and reduce waste. As part of the project students also worked on their non-fiction writing and reading skills. Throughout the project,...
Read More About Hutchings Elementary Kindergarten Students Learn All About Recycling
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Hutchings First Grade Students Showcase Academic Growth For Families
Hutchings First Grade Students Showcase Academic Growth For Families
06/10/2016
Recently students in Jana Jilek-Wolfe’s first grade class at Hutchings Elementary held the grand opening of the Wolfepack Reading and Writing Restaurant. As the restaurant opened, parents and special guests were greeted by their student and shown to their table. The menu for the day consisted of an appetizer, main course and dessert, each of which showcased what the students have...
Read More About Hutchings First Grade Students Showcase Academic Growth For Families
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Public Schools Fire Academy Cadets Graduate from Program
Howell Public Schools Fire Academy Cadets Graduate from Program
06/10/2016
On Monday, June 6, the Howell Public Schools Fire Academy graduated its third class of future firefighters. The ceremony honored the 15 students who have completed the course work and practical trainings required to pass the State of Michigan firefighters certification exam, which is a two-part exam consisting of a written and practical test. While the students have not yet received...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Fire Academy Cadets Graduate from Program
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Hutchings Students’ Idea on How to Improve Recess Becomes Reality
Hutchings Students’ Idea on How to Improve Recess Becomes Reality
06/10/2016
An idea by five Hutchings Elementary School third grade students on how to improve recess has become a reality. Earlier this year, Sage, Gabrielle, Madilyn, Peyton and Jordan used project-based learning to brainstorm, develop and research their idea to install a Little Free Library on the school’s playground. The students then presented their idea to parents, school staff and ...
Read More About Hutchings Students’ Idea on How to Improve Recess Becomes Reality
clear
Parker Summer Reading Program
06/08/2016
Parker Middle School Read at least 8 books over the summer and complete a short book review for each. There are two pdf files with the documents you need to complete. In September, bring your completed book reviews back for a goodie bag with local coupons and sweet treats!!!
Read More About Parker Summer Reading Program
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School JROTC Cadets to Join ROTC in College
Howell High School JROTC Cadets to Join ROTC in College
06/07/2016
Four Howell High School Air Force Junior ROTC cadets have committed to continue their ROTC career. Cadets Drew Sexton, Luke Tholen, Austin Spisak and Colin Cochran will take the skills and knowledge learned through Howell’s JROTC program and use them as they enter the ROTC programs at the college level. Sexton will attend Michigan Technological University,...
Read More About Howell High School JROTC Cadets to Join ROTC in College
clear
Student Volunteers Needed at Parker
06/03/2016
Parker Middle School Student Volunteers,Complete the form and return to either the Main Office or the Media Center.
Read More About Student Volunteers Needed at Parker
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Three Fires Elementary Students Learn in One Room School House
Three Fires Elementary Students Learn in One Room School House
06/03/2016
During a recent field trip, first-grade students at Three Fires Elementary School were transported back in time as they spent a day learning in the Lyon School, a 19th-century one-room schoolhouse in Brighton. Dressed in period clothing, students experienced what a typical day of school looked like before modern technology and conveniences. Roz Vertin, a retired Howell Public Schools...
Read More About Three Fires Elementary Students Learn in One Room School House
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Open House Will Showcase Home Built By Howell High School Students
Open House Will Showcase Home Built By Howell High School Students
06/01/2016
An open house planned for Saturday, June 11, will showcase the 2,000 square foot house constructed entirely by students in Howell High School’s Construction Trades program. The open house will run from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Over the course of 10 months the students took what was an empty lot and turned it into a three bedroom, two bathroom home with an attached garage. Each day the...
Read More About Open House Will Showcase Home Built By Howell High School Students
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Highlander Way Middle School Eighth Grade Band To Premiere New Musical Arrangement During Concert June 1
Highlander Way Middle School Eighth Grade Band To Premiere New Musical Arrangement During Concert June 1
05/31/2016
During its final concert of the school year the Highlander Middle School eighth grade band will premiere a new piece of music titled “Stamps.” The band commissioned nationally recognized composer, Greg Simon, to write the piece for them. Simon has been working with the students on the piece and will conduct the band during the concert. “Stamps” is based on the melodies sang by post...
Read More About Highlander Way Middle School Eighth Grade Band To Premiere New Musical Arrangement During Concert June 1
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Highlander Way Middle School Students Release Salmon Raised From Eggs
Highlander Way Middle School Students Release Salmon Raised From Eggs
05/26/2016
Recently, more than 100 Highlander Way Middle School students said goodbye to the Chinook salmon that they have helped raise since November. As part of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources Salmon in the Classroom (SIC) program students in Mrs. Kristie Hannon’s eighth grade science classes watched as the salmon grew from eggs to fry. The students cared for the fish as they...
Read More About Highlander Way Middle School Students Release Salmon Raised From Eggs
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Northwest Elementary Fifth Graders Enjoy Tea Party
Northwest Elementary Fifth Graders Enjoy Tea Party
05/20/2016
Fifth graders at Northwest Elementary recently attended a tea party hosted by Ms. Carol Elliott, Northwest Elementary art teacher. Elliott hosts the party each year following the completion of the ”Plate” art project. For the “Plate” project, students create a piece of fine china from an ordinary paper plate. The students learn about designs that would appear...
Read More About Northwest Elementary Fifth Graders Enjoy Tea Party
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Teachers and Staff Receive TangerKids Grants
Howell Teachers and Staff Receive TangerKids Grants
05/20/2016
Tanger Outlets of Howell recently presented TangerKids Grants to three Howell schools. Amy Johanningsmeier, Southeast Elementary kindergarten teacher, was awarded $300 to update and expand her classroom’s take home library. Stacy Klein, Three Fires Elementary library services coordinator, received $1,500 to update the school’s non-fiction book collection. At...
Read More About Howell Teachers and Staff Receive TangerKids Grants
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Students Design Jersey for 2016 Tour de Livingston
Howell High School Students Design Jersey for 2016 Tour de Livingston
05/19/2016
The Howell Rotary Club recently honored five students in Howell High School’s advanced digital imaging class. The honor stems from a collaboration between the Rotary Club and students in the class to design this year’s Tour de Livingston bicycling jersey. Michael Hardesty, Jason Hilt, Donovan Mattson, Christina McColl and Rachel Sedgwick created the top five...
Read More About Howell High School Students Design Jersey for 2016 Tour de Livingston
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Public Schools Fire Academy Cadets Experience Live Fire in Final Training
Howell Public Schools Fire Academy Cadets Experience Live Fire in Final Training
05/19/2016
Cadets in the Howell Public Schools Fire Academy recently experienced what it is like to enter a burning building. In their final practical training of the year, the cadets entered a specialized burn building to experience an actual fire up close. While in the building the cadets completed several exercises such as observing how a fire begins, grows, and...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Fire Academy Cadets Experience Live Fire in Final Training
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Students Earn Top Honors at MITES State Competition
Howell High School Students Earn Top Honors at MITES State Competition
05/19/2016
Four Howell High School student’s earned honors at the 88th Annual Michigan Industrial and Technology Education Society (MITES) state student project competition. Logan Huff, earned the Grand Award in the Machine Shop Division for his chess set. The Grand Award is the highest honor awarded in a division. Austin Rhodes earned first place in the machine models...
Read More About Howell High School Students Earn Top Honors at MITES State Competition
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Artworks by Parker Middle School Students Featured in Statewide Art Show
Artworks by Parker Middle School Students Featured in Statewide Art Show
05/17/2016
Artworks by Parker Middle School students Maria Manarino and Meagan Tucker were recently featured in the Michigan Art Education Association’s middle school art show. Artworks from hundreds of students from around the state were submitted to be adjudicated by an art professional. The top 100 entries were selected to be part of the art show and were displayed at the College for...
Read More About Artworks by Parker Middle School Students Featured in Statewide Art Show
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Northwest Elementary First Grade Students Hold Graduation Party for Howell High School Senior
Northwest Elementary First Grade Students Hold Graduation Party for Howell High School Senior
05/12/2016
Students in Danielle Schmidt’s first-grade class recently held a surprise graduation party for Howell High School senior Shelby Douglas. Douglas has worked with Schmidt’s class all year as part of Howell High School’s Early Childhood Education program. Students in the program are introduced to various education careers such as being a preschool or elementary school teacher. As part...
Read More About Northwest Elementary First Grade Students Hold Graduation Party for Howell High School Senior
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Northwest Elementary Third Grade Students Celebrate Arbor Day
Northwest Elementary Third Grade Students Celebrate Arbor Day
05/11/2016
On Friday, April 29 third grade students at Northwest Elementary attended the City of Howell’s 29th Annual Arbor Day Celebration. This year the celebration was held at the Howell Memorial Cemetery. While at the celebration, students helped plant ten trees, learned about tree care from The Family Tree Doctor and enjoyed hot dog lunch. At the end of the celebration, the City of Howell...
Read More About Northwest Elementary Third Grade Students Celebrate Arbor Day
clear
Howell FIRST Robotics Night
05/10/2016
Highlander Way Middle School, Parker Middle School Come join us for the Howell FIRST Robotics Night at Parker Middle School on Wednesday, May 18th, 2016. The event is open to all Howell 6th through 8th graders. If you are interested in participating in the middle school robotics teams next year, this is a good opportunity to learn more.Click on the pdf below for more information.
Read More About Howell FIRST Robotics Night
clear
Last Day for Book Checkout
05/06/2016
Parker Middle School Thursday, May 12, 2016 is the last day to check out books from Parker's Media Center. All books that have been checked out must be returned by May 26, 2016. Fines for lost and damaged books will be sent home via U.S. Mail.
Read More About Last Day for Book Checkout
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Hutchings Elementary Student Wins District Spelling Bee
Hutchings Elementary Student Wins District Spelling Bee
05/05/2016
After more than 20 rounds of competition, Hutchings Elementary student Haley Matta was named the winner of the 2016 Howell Public Schools Fifth Grade Spelling Bee. Matta out spelled 20 other fifth grade students from around the district to be named the winner of this year’s spelling bee. Each Howell elementary school sent the top three spellers from its school Fifth Grade Spelling...
Read More About Hutchings Elementary Student Wins District Spelling Bee
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Parker Middle School Eighth Grade Students Learn About High School From Howell High School Link Crew Members
Parker Middle School Eighth Grade Students Learn About High School From Howell High School Link Crew Members
05/05/2016
During a recent assembly, Parker Middle School eighth grade students learned the ins and outs of high school from members of Howell High School’s Link Crew. The high school Link Crew members shared personal experiences from their time at Howell High School and gave tips on how to be successful in high school. They also talked about the vast course offering and opportunities offered...
Read More About Parker Middle School Eighth Grade Students Learn About High School From Howell High School Link Crew Members
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Hutchings Elementary Second Grade Students Become Authors
Hutchings Elementary Second Grade Students Become Authors
05/04/2016
Jan Elliott’s second-grade class at Hutchings Elementary School recently shared the biographies that they wrote on various inventors during a celebration in the school’s library. The celebration concluded a seven-month long project that embraced the ideas behind project-based learning by engaging students and integrating numerous subject areas such as Social Studies, English...
Read More About Hutchings Elementary Second Grade Students Become Authors
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Students Earn First Place at MITES Regional Competition
Howell High School Students Earn First Place at MITES Regional Competition
05/03/2016
Two students in Howell High School’s manufacturing and engineering program have advanced to the 88th Annual Michigan Industrial and Technology Education Society (MITES) state student project competition. Projects by Howell students Logan Huff and Austin Rhodes both earned first place prizes in their category at the MITES Region 8 student project competition, earning the students a...
Read More About Howell High School Students Earn First Place at MITES Regional Competition
clear
May/June Newsletter
05/02/2016
Parker Middle School Click the link below to see a pdf of the newsletter...
Read More About May/June Newsletter
clear
LESA Early Childhood Program Enrollment
04/29/2016
Parker Middle School Enroll now for the 2016-2017 school year!Livingston Educational Service Agency Early Childhood Programs are enrolling for the 2016-2017 school year. Head Start and Great Start Readiness offer no cost/low cost to income eligible or children “at risk” who qualify under federal and state guidelines. Families meeting eligibility guidelines have access to educational, medical, and other community...
Read More About LESA Early Childhood Program Enrollment
clear
5th Grade Parent Night Resources
04/29/2016
Parker Middle School Here is some of the informational resources in case you missed our 5th Grade Parent Night.
Read More About 5th Grade Parent Night Resources
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Senior Survivor Fundraiser Raises $56,093.31 for Stiggy’s Dogs
Howell High School Senior Survivor Fundraiser Raises $56,093.31 for Stiggy’s Dogs
04/29/2016
Following an action packed week,Howell High School’s annual Senior Survivor fundraiser has raised a record-breaking $56,093.31. Thomas Lassiterwas named the winner of Senior Survivor Lassiter raised more than $5,000. Maggie Mitter came in second place just $120 behind Lassiter. All of the money raised will benefit Stiggy’s Dogs a Howell-based nonprofit that rescues and trains...
Read More About Howell High School Senior Survivor Fundraiser Raises $56,093.31 for Stiggy’s Dogs
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Black & White Bash
Black & White Bash
04/28/2016
Highlander Way Middle School, Parker Middle School All Highlander Way and Parker eighth grade students are invited to the Black & White Bash on May 20th. There will be a DJ and light refreshments. The event will be held at the Freshman Campus cafeteris 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Tickets are $10 and will be on sale during lunch May 10th to the 18th. TICKETS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR.Please see the pdf's for more information about dress code.
Read More About Black & White Bash
clear
Citizens Writing and Art Contest Winners
04/25/2016
Parker Middle School Congratulations to the following Citizens Writing and Art Contest winners!!! J WRITING WINNERS – 6TH GRADE Essay/Narrative Category: 1st Alyssa Konesky 2nd Grace Fyke 3rd Lucas Lynch Honorable Mention Brooke Studebaker Poetry: No honorable mention was awarded...
Read More About Citizens Writing and Art Contest Winners
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Students Advance to Michigan Personal Finance Challenge State Finals
Howell High School Students Advance to Michigan Personal Finance Challenge State Finals
04/22/2016
A team of four Howell High School students will compete at the Michigan Personal Finance Challenge State Finals on Monday, April 25 at the Federal Reserve Bank in Detroit. To qualify for the state finals, each student had to take a timed 30 question online test. The scores of each student were added together for a total team score with the top 25 teams in the state advancing to the...
Read More About Howell High School Students Advance to Michigan Personal Finance Challenge State Finals
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Seniors Ready to Try and Survive Living in School for One Week
Howell High School Seniors Ready to Try and Survive Living in School for One Week
04/21/2016
On Sunday, April 24, 14 Howell High School seniors will move into their school for one week. The students are competing in the school’s annual Senior Survivor fundraiser. Throughout the week, each student will collect donations during the day and compete in action-packed immunity challenges at night. At the end of each school day, the two Senior Survivor contestants who raised...
Read More About Howell High School Seniors Ready to Try and Survive Living in School for One Week
clear
This is the image for the news article titled My School Color Run Returns to Howell
My School Color Run Returns to Howell
04/21/2016
A fun and colorful event will return to Howell on May 21 when the Voyager Elementary PTO hosts its second annual My School Color Run 5K run and walk. During the 3.1 mile course, participants will run through color splash zones where they will be doused in different colors. The event hopes to promote a healthier lifestyle while raising funds for the school. The My School Color Run 5K...
Read More About My School Color Run Returns to Howell
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Southwest Elementary Fourth Grade Wax Museum Brings History to Life
Southwest Elementary Fourth Grade Wax Museum Brings History to Life
04/13/2016
Southwest Elementary fourth grade students recently brought history to life during the grade level’s wax museum project. For the project, students had to select and research an important historical figure. After completing their research, each student had to prepare a narrative on their historical figure and memorize it. During the wax museum students dressed up as their historical...
Read More About Southwest Elementary Fourth Grade Wax Museum Brings History to Life
clear
Howell High School Ribbon Warriors Raise More Than $10,000 to Support Howell Schools Community
04/12/2016
The grand total is in and Howell High School’s annual Ribbon Warriors fundraiser raised more than $10,000 to support Howell Public Schools families battling cancer. For the fundraiser, 11 Howell High School students and Erin MacGregor, Howell Public Schools superintendent agreed to collect donations and have their heads shaved to support this cause. Organized by the Howell High...
Read More About Howell High School Ribbon Warriors Raise More Than $10,000 to Support Howell Schools Community
clear
Spring Pictures April 21st
04/11/2016
Parker Middle School Spring picture day is Thursday April 21st from 8-11. Students must have a completed order form below with payment in order to get pictures taken. Thank you for supporting Parker through this picture fundraiser...
Read More About Spring Pictures April 21st
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Parker Middle School Brings Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to the Stage
Parker Middle School Brings Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to the Stage
04/08/2016
Parker Middle School will present its production of the classic musical “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” April 21, 22 and 23 in the Howell High School Auditorium. All shows begin at 7 p.m. There is also a 2 p.m. matinee Saturday, April 23. Tickets are $8 for students and seniors and $10 for adults. “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” will take the audience on a magical journey with an...
Read More About Parker Middle School Brings Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to the Stage
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Middle School Students Named Winners in America and Me Essay Contest
Howell Middle School Students Named Winners in America and Me Essay Contest
04/07/2016
Four Howell middle school students have been named local winners in the 47th Annual America and Me Essay Contest. Madelynn Webb was named the Highlander Way Middle School first place winner and Matthew Perkola was named the Parker Middle School first place winner. Olivia Diakantonis and Morgan Atkins earned second and third place for Parker Middle School. The topic for this year’s...
Read More About Howell Middle School Students Named Winners in America and Me Essay Contest
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Students to Represent Michigan at National Conference
Howell High School Students to Represent Michigan at National Conference
04/07/2016
Three Howell High School students have earned the honor of representing Michigan at a national conference this summer. Jodi Kilpela, Abbey Olszewski and Mary Pennala will travel to San Diego in July to represent Michigan at the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) National Leadership Conference. The students earned this honor by receiving the highest score and gold...
Read More About Howell High School Students to Represent Michigan at National Conference
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell Public Schools Students THINK! Energy with Consumers Energy and DTE Energy
Howell Public Schools Students THINK! Energy with Consumers Energy and DTE Energy
04/06/2016
Fourth-grade students at Voyager Elementary and sixth-grade students at Highlander Way Middle School recently learned about energy efficiency and natural resources with an interactive presentation by Consumers Energy and DTE Energy. The THINK! ENERGY program is an initiative aimed at increasing energy literacy for students in grades fourth through sixth while increasing the energy...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Students THINK! Energy with Consumers Energy and DTE Energy
clear
Howell Public Schools Completes Water Testing
04/05/2016
Howell Public Schools has completed testing the water for lead in each of its buildings. Water tests from the district’s 11 school buildings confirm that Howell students and staff have access to safe drinking water across the district. The district began this process to be proactive after the water crisis in Flint came to light.Water testing at Challenger Elementary, Hutchings...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Completes Water Testing
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School S.C.O.T.S. Bots Claim FIRST Robotics Chairman’s Award at Howell District Competition
Howell High School S.C.O.T.S. Bots Claim FIRST Robotics Chairman’s Award at Howell District Competition
04/04/2016
Howell High School’s robotics team the S.C.O.T.S. Bots claimed the District Chairman’s Award at the third annual FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Howell District Event. The Chairman’s Award is the most prestigious award in FIRST Robotics. The Chairman’s Award honors the team that represents a model for other teams to emulate and embodies the purpose and goals of...
Read More About Howell High School S.C.O.T.S. Bots Claim FIRST Robotics Chairman’s Award at Howell District Competition
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Student Earns Top Honors in Lansing Art Gallery’s Art Scholarship Alert
Howell High School Student Earns Top Honors in Lansing Art Gallery’s Art Scholarship Alert
03/31/2016
Howell High School senior Natalie Jenks has been awarded the Sara Jane Venable Scholarship in the Lansing Art Gallery’s 2016 Art Scholarship Alert (ASA). ASA is a juried art exhibition and scholarship competition open to high school students in a nine-county area. The Sara Jane Venable Scholarship is the highest honor awarded. As the winner, Jenks will receive...
Read More About Howell High School Student Earns Top Honors in Lansing Art Gallery’s Art Scholarship Alert
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Howell High School Senior Jordan Belanger Named Winner of 2016 Distracted Driving Billboard Challenge
Howell High School Senior Jordan Belanger Named Winner of 2016 Distracted Driving Billboard Challenge
03/30/2016
The Traffic Improvement Association of Michigan (TIA), Michigan State Police, and State Farm announced a statewide distracted driving education and enforcement initiative today. This campaign coincides with National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, which takes place in April.“When operating a motor vehicle, we all have a personal responsibility to protect our life and the lives...
Read More About Howell High School Senior Jordan Belanger Named Winner of 2016 Distracted Driving Billboard Challenge
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Parker Middle School Students Learn Workplace Skills at Citizens Insurance
Parker Middle School Students Learn Workplace Skills at Citizens Insurance
03/29/2016
Forty Parker Middle School students had the opportunity to visit a professional workplace through a program sponsored by Citizens Insurance and The Hanover Insurance Group. The Backpack to Briefcase program is a career exploration and leadership program that teaches students about professional workplaces, their personal brand, career selection and leadership. The Backpack...
Read More About Parker Middle School Students Learn Workplace Skills at Citizens Insurance
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Hutching Elementary Fifth Grade Students Celebrate the 100 Anniversary of the National Park System
Hutching Elementary Fifth Grade Students Celebrate the 100 Anniversary of the National Park System
03/29/2016
To celebrate the 100 anniversary of the National Park System, Hutchings Elementary fifth grade students recently hosted a National Park Adventure Trek for their fellow students. The coast-to-coast tour of the National Park System was the culmination of the fifth grade’s yearlong research project on America’s national parks. Using traditional and high-tech...
Read More About Hutching Elementary Fifth Grade Students Celebrate the 100 Anniversary of the National Park System
clear
Howell Public Schools Superintendent to Give State of the District Address
03/28/2016
Erin J. MacGregor, Howell Public Schools superintendent will provide district stakeholders an update on the current status of the district during his first State of the District address April 13 at 6 p.m. in the Parker Middle School Commons. The event is open to all district stakeholders including parents, teachers, students, community members and local business owners. During the event,...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Superintendent to Give State of the District Address
clear
This is the image for the news article titled Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Instrument Petting Zoo Visits Three Fire Elementary
Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Instrument Petting Zoo Visits Three Fire Elementary
03/24/2016
Students at Three Fires Elementary recently had the opportunity to learn about and try out orchestra instruments when the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Instrument Petting Zoo visited their school. The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Instrument Petting Zoo teaches students about different orchestra instruments and how vibrations become sound. Through the program, each Three Fires...
Read More About Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Instrument Petting Zoo Visits Three Fire Elementary
clear
Howell Public Schools Water Testing Update
03/21/2016
Howell Public Schools continues to conduct water testing in its buildings to ensure that students and staff have access to safe drinking water. The district began water testing last month in light of the recent water crisis in Flint. Working with the City of Howell and MHOG the district is testing for lead contaminated water. Water samples are being collected in accordance with the...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Water Testing Update
clear
Howell Public Schools Completes Extensive Second Round of Water Testing At Northwest Elementary
02/23/2016
During a second round of extensive water testing at Northwest Elementary School conducted by the City of Howell and Howell Public Schools that included 30 samples from 23 sites within the school, the majority of the results found either no detection of lead or amounts that were below the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) action level. The EPA’s action level is 15 parts per billion...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Completes Extensive Second Round of Water Testing At Northwest Elementary
clear
Howell Public Schools Begins Water Testing to Ensure Student Safety
02/18/2016
In light of the water crisis in Flint, Howell Public Schools began a water testing program in each of its 11 school buildings. The district has received test results from four of its buildings and expects to have the results for the remaining seven buildings in the near future.“The safety of our students and staff is always one of our top priorities,” said Erin MacGregor, Howell Public...
Read More About Howell Public Schools Begins Water Testing to Ensure Student Safety
clear
Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2017 West Corporation. All rights reserved.