Important News & Upcoming Events

NEW TIME! Attention 9th grade parents!

The 9th grade team will be hosting MIDTERM MOMENTUM on Tuesday, January 16th from 7-8pm in the cafeteria. Come learn about the midterm exam process and studying tips. You will be able to get study guides for exams early! Looking forward to seeing you there!

NEW TIME! Scheduling Extravaganza Jan 16 @6:30!

Come join us at our "Scheduling Extravaganza" Tuesday January 16, 2018. Please take note of the new times and locations: 6:30 PM - 8th Grade Parent Night (auditorium) - AP Potential Night (media center) 7:00 PM - Mid-term Momentum (cafeteria) - Electives Fair (hallways) - Computer set up (front hall lounge and conference room)

Attention Freshmen and Sophomores!

Did you miss attending Career Academy ARL shadow days in November? Here’s another chance to visit the ARL in January. It will not be too late to adjust your course selections for next year if you decide to enroll in an ARL academy. January 30 (Snow date Feb. 6): AM Programs for Sophomores: Computer Networking, Architectural Design, Automotive Technology, Systems and Project Engineering, Graphic Design, or Academy of Finance January 31 (Snow date Feb. 7): AM Programs for Sophomores– Construction Management, Biotechnology, Computer Essentials - Cybersecurity, Homeland Security and Emergency Management, or Animation and Interactive Media January 31 (Snow date Feb. 7): PM Programs for Sophomores: Health Professions or Hotel and Restaurant Management Freshman only may attend the Aerospace Engineering program or the Early College Program in Cybersecurity on the morning of February 1st (Snow date Feb. 8). Permission slips for all shadow experiences are available in Student Services. Deadline to sign up is January 16th.

Scheduling Update! New for 2018-19

Please see the video below for important information concerning registering for class for 2017-18 https://youtu.be/AK3LQ7lRY8c HCPSS Connect Instructions: English Directions Instrucciones en espanol 한국어 지침

It's Academic

Hammond's It's Academic team is in need of donations for its upcoming Green Eggs & Hammond tournament that will be held on Sat., Jan. 13th. The students on the team have spent months putting together an academic tournament that will host nearly 40 teams from the Baltimore/D.C. area. Any contribution is greatly appreciated: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090c4ca9a82cabf94-green. Thank you for supporting Hammond's It's Academic team!

Hammond's Got Talent is looking for you!

Do you sing, dance, do martial arts, play an instrument, or have another “hidden” talent? Then we would love to have you be a part of Hammond’s Got Talent. Auditions will be January 10th, 11th, 12th. Please stop by room 218 to pick up an audition packet.

Hammond Happenings Video

Check out Hammond High School's Student Leadership Cadre in action as they facilitate "Mix it Up Day" during lunch. Participants sit with students whom they don't know in order to "mix it up" and promote conversation about the rich cultural diversity of Hammond High School. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8VvBy5c4grQ&feature=youtu.be

The 9th Grade College and Career Fair is seeking potential presenters

Are you a doctor? Nurse? Plumber? Engineer? Electrician? HVAC Specialist? Business Owner? We are looking for you. The 9th Grade College and Career Fair is seeking potential presenters for this school year's fair on Thursday, April 12th from 7:45am-2pm. We need your help in talking to small groups of 9th grade students about your career and what you did to achieve that career goal. If you are interested in speaking with our 9th grade students at the fair (even if just for part of the day), please contact Mrs. Mary Goff (mary_goff@hcpss.org) or Mrs. Samantha Filipiak (samantha_filipiak@hcpss.org) for more details.

Yearbooks on Sale Now

Give the Gift of Memories this Holiday Season! Are you struggling to figure out what gift to give your Hammond student this holiday season? Get them a copy of the 2018 Hammond High YEARBOOK! They are on sale now for $70. Visit http://www.jostensyearbooks.com to order.

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