R e c e n t N e w s
Congratulations to the HHS String Orchestra
Congrats to our HHS String Orchestra for their outstanding performance at ISSMA Organizational Contest on April 18. The orchestra competed in Group 1, the highest competition category, and was awarded gold medals by all four of the judges. Outstanding effort!
Congratulations to the HHS Sapphires
Congrats to our HHS Sapphires Dance Team for being in the top 10 of the AA POM's division at State this past weekend. The talent at State is exceptional, and our Sapphires received their highest score of the season!! It's been extremely entertaining to watch the team perform throughout the school year! Great job this weekend, ladies!
Congratulations to the HHS Science Olympiad Team!
The Team competed in the State Wild Card tournament this past weekend, March 7, 2015. The team and individuals put in a very strong performance but came up a little short to advance to the state tournament finals. Medals winners included Emma Knipe, Selena Pierce, Katie Harnisch, Caitlyn Scoville, Sydney Hernandez, Hayley Soltez, Zack Wall, Lily Wall, Jordan Rhoten, Morgan Salazar, Elijah Fessender, and Ashlynn Lautzenheiser. The district appreciates all the hard work, time and effort our students and coaches invested in this competition!
High School Orchestra Members Sweep at State Competition - Straight Gold!
For the first time in at
least 20 years, a large string ensemble from HHS earned a Gold medal for their
performance of Brandenburg Concerto Number 3
by Bach at the ISSMA State Competition in Indianapolis on Saturday.
Congratulations to the members of this ensemble: Jonah Aifuwa, Manasi
Arya, Felipe Caldeira, Amanda Cook, Kyle, Cole, Dustin DuFault, Kathleen
Doolittle, Christina Fiegle, Annaliese Ford, Hayley Kim, Aaron Kondrat, Katie
Krick, Wyatt Kucginski, Dean Lebeter, Annabelle Makowski, Xander Melby, Ryan
Moskalick, Chris Peters, Robert Ross, and Olivia Tiffany. Additionally, ALL
SEVEN solo state finalists received gold medals for their
performances: Felipe Caldeira, Dustin DuFault, Kathleen Doolittle, Wyatt
Kucginski, Xander Melby, Chris Peters, and Robert Ross. Congratulations to the talented
musicians in the Highland orchestra program!