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Musical Chair Winners Blue Unit Principal Tiffany Sights and Superintendent Marganna Stanley

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1st day of school pep rally!

Class Officers #makeAwave

Mrs. Shartzer’s PLT is ready to #makeAwave 

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CTE Unit #makeAwave

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Football 

Girls Golf

Girls Varsity Soccer

Colonelettes

Junior Varsity Soccer

Varsity Boys Soccer

Junior Varsity Cheerleaders

HCHS Varsity Cheerleaders

We are going to #makeAwave at HCHS this year! 

Student Ambassadors at HCS Board Meeting

HCHS at Josten's Renaissance Conference 2018

Leo Club Helping at Readifest

CTE Principal Amanda Lacer with HCS Superintendent Marganna Stanley

FFA at Kentucky FFA Leadership Training Center!

HCHS YSC Readifest Booth

FCCLA Leaders at Camp

HCHS is the Ultimate Challenge Winner!

In The Spotlight

We are the Colonels out for victory we are bound for glory true and loyal we will be.  Rah Rah Rah!  Fight Colonels fight fight big maroon and white.  With every challenge we'll be behind you cheering you with all our might.  HCHS Fight! 
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Recent News

Yearbook Sales & School Picture Information

Online yearbook sales run from now through February 22, 2019:

www.JOSTENSYEARBOOKS.COM

Yearbook - $35.00 Name on Cover (optional) - $7.00 Clear Protective Cover (optional) - $3.00

IMPORTANT:
Order online by September 7, 2018, receive icons FREE with purchase of a yearbook with a name on the cover (www.jostensyearbooks.com).
In school orders for checks and Sureway YEARBOOK Saver Cards
will be taken December 3 - 7 outside the cafeteria during lunches only.
LAST DAY to order a yearbook online: February 22, 2019.

SCHOOL PICTURE DATES: School pictures for yearbook and i.d. purposes: 8/15/18 School group picture day: 10/18/18

2018 Summer Reading

Henderson County High School Summer Reading Information 2018-19:
All CoursesHenderson County High School Summer Reading Information 2018-19:
All Courses

Incoming freshmen: English I and English I Advanced:
Read the novel Anthem by Ayn Rand. If you need a copy of the book there are still some located in the main office.
Assignment: Students are responsible for reading the book before August 8, 2018. The book can be found digitally on Google Classroom. Students must finish they study guide before August 8th when they will take the test over the novel. Students must also complete one of the project options which can be found on Google Classroom.
Google Classroom Code: o8zec7
Use your school account user name and password for Google Classroom (not a personal Google account).
Turnitin.com class ID: 17984824, Enrollment Key: Summer2018
Remind Code: @7cfcd4

All sophomores/incoming freshmen with a middle school English I credit: English II and English II Advanced:
Read the novel Desert Dark by Sonja Stone.
Assignment: Students are responsible for reading the book and completing an online assignment that will be available on June 1st. Sign up for the assignment with Google Classroom code k3djmnp.
Use your school account user name and password for Google Classroom (not a personal Google account).

Advanced Placement Seminar (sophomores and juniors):
Read Think Like a Freak by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner and complete TED Talk analysis assignment in Google Classroom before August 8. Use Google Classroom class code 1cesqn.
Advanced Placement Seminar: Use your school account user name and password for Google Classroom (not a personal Google account).

English III (juniors): Read I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou.
Complete the assignment found on the high school webpage “Summer Reading” link; English II teachers also distributed copies to their classes in May. Books are available through the HCHS library, or you may get your own copy of the book. Students will complete an assessment over the novel within the first two weeks of class.

Advanced Placement English Language and Composition (juniors): Refer to the handout provided to you by your sophomore English teacher. Read The Scarlet Letter in its entirety. You will take a test on the second day of school that will count as bonus only. You will be assessed with the actual novel test during the second week of school. Assignment details can be found on the high school webpage “Summer Reading” link or at the Henderson County Public Library.
You may also begin your independent reading/choice books for the year -- the first book will be assessed by the end of the first quarter. Choose one of the books from the list attached to the AP letter for your independent reading. You will be expected to choose and independently read one book for each quarter of the year. You will be assessed on the independent reading through individual tests and/or additional writing assignments or projects.

English IV (seniors):
Read “The Prologue” to The Canterbury Tales and two of the following four tales: “The Knight’s Tale,” “The Nun’s Priest’s Tale,” “The Pardoner’s Tale,” and “The Wife of Bath’s Tale.” Complete the study guide provided by your junior teacher. The study guide is also available on the high school webpage “Summer Reading” link. The study guide should be completed before school begins. You will also complete a project and an assessment on your reading during the first weeks of school.

Advanced Placement English Literature and Composition (seniors):
Enroll in the Google Classroom summer reading course with the code provided on the letter received in your English III or AP English Language and Composition class. Read Thomas Foster’s How to Read Literature Like a Professor and Cormac McCarthy’s The Road. Complete the posts in Google Classroom. You will also be assessed on your reading during the first two weeks of school.
Advanced Placement English Literature: Google Classroom summer assignment code is uwchpuh. Use your school account user name and password for Google Classroom (not a personal Google account).

HENDERSON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC PROGRAM SUPPORT 2018-2019

Due: August 10th, 2018

The HCHS Athletic Season is about to start and we are asking for your support. Your support goes directly to the Athletic Program to benefit the student-athletes. 25% of your membership fee can be designated to the athletic team of your choice.

We encourage all parents of the current and past athletes, fans, coaches, local businesses, and all interested individuals to support HCHS Athletic Teams.

HCHS Athletic Program Support is available in 3 levels:

COLONEL LEVEL ($400.00)
4 reserved season football passes or 4 season passes to the sport of your choice.
Company or name announced at each home football game.
Company or family name listed in the sports program.

MAROON & WHITE LEVEL ($200.00)
2 reserved season football passes or 2 season passes to the sport of your choice.
Company or family name listed in the sports program.

FAN LEVEL ($20.00)
Company or family name listed in the sports program.

Thank you for your support & look forward to seeing you at the HCHS Athletic Events and encourage you to be involved. If you have any questions, contact Jeff Coursey, Athletic Director at Henderson County High School, 831-8860.

Please complete and return the application below with check payable to HCHS Athletics.

To be included in the sports program, please send in by August 10th, 2018.
Mail to: HCHS Athletic Department, 2424 Zion Road, Henderson, KY 42420

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Events

School Picture Day
Date: 8/15/2018
Lady Colonel Soccer Home JV/V
Date: 8/16/2018, 5:30 PM
Location: vs. Bowling Green
Lady Colonel Volleyball Away V
Date: 8/17/2018
Location: @ Apollo Summer Slam 5 matches
Colonel JV Football Home
Date: 8/17/2018, 6 PM
Location: vs. Owensboro
Colonel Varsity Football Home (Hall of Fame)
Date: 8/17/2018, 7 PM
Location: vs. Evansville Reitz