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Governor McAuliffe & Board of Education Announce 2016 Virginia Index of Performance Awards

Congratulations to Hickory High for earning the 2016 Board of Education Excellence Award, the second-tier honor in the VIP program. These schools met all state and federal accountability benchmarks, made significant progress toward goals for increased student achievement, and expanded educational opportunities set by the board.

Attention Seniors

On Monday June 6th, 2016 during 1st block, there will be a senior graduation assembly.

Graduation tickets will be distributed on Tuesday, June 7th during 1st block.

CONGRATS to the following Awardees at the Chesapeake Council PTA (CCPTA)
- Charlie Egress: CCPTA Scholarship Winner
- Theresa Riggs: CCPTA Awardee for the Virginia PTA Honorary Lifetime
Membership
- Connie Ramsey: Virginia PTA Honorary Life Membership
- Stephanie Brown: Volunteer of the Year
Additionally, Hickory High was recognized with the Local Unit Achievement
Award, 100% Faculty Membership, Shoe Fund Award and S.A.F.E. Award.

Seniors,

Please turn in your scholarship award letters to guidance so that you can be recognized in the graduation program.

Deadline: May 27th, 2016

The Commonwealth of Virginia mandates that all students graduating from a Virginia Public High School must complete a senior survey.  We have provided the opportunity for Hickory High School seniors to complete the survey online.  The Senior Survey must be completed by Friday, May 20, 2016.  Students who have questions or problems completing the survey should contact their guidance counselor.  Click Here to begin the survey.


Hickory High School Testing Calendar
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VAPTSA Applauds Hickory PTSA's Commitment to School  

Chesapeake's Hickory High School PTSA, Southeastern District, stepped up to reopen and manage the school's store, the Hawks Nest! They cleaned out, repainted, organized and set up the entire store in a matter of weeks. A dedicated cadre of volunteers runs and maintains the store, open during all 3 lunch periods and special evening hours, like Open House, Band/orchestra performances and Sports Nights. Up and running since November 18th, the Hawks Nest is operating at a profit and has been enthusiastically received by parents, teachers and students.

PTSA president Elena Trotter states, "To have a daily presence at the high school highlights the many positive aspects of our PTSA and promotes a great partnership between school and family. It has become a source of pride at the Hickory High School."


The Virtual Instruction Program will be continuing and extending the Virtual Virginia Full-Time Online Pilot Program from the 2016-2017 school year.  Enrollment is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Attached you will find:

         Virtual Virginia Full-Time Pilot Program application
         Guidelines
         A program flyer
         FAQs


Ryan Wieck - NFHS 2015 Mideast Sectional Coach of the Year

Congratulations to Ryan Wieck, Hickory High School softball coach, for receiving the 2015 Mideast Sectional Coach of the Year Award for the sport of softball. The mideast section includes the states of Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia. The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) recognizes coaches at the state, sectional, and national level. Wieck is in his 19th season at Hickory High School with one state championship, five regular season district championships, four district tournament championships, and four eastern region championships. Congratulations, Coach Wieck!



 Hickory High School's 2015 - 2016

Teacher of the Year

Coach Patrick Troia


Parking Application Instructions 2015 - 2016

  1. Seniors, Juniors, and eligible sophomores may purchase parking decals Wednesday mornings from 8:00am to 8:30am in room 108.

  2. Students may continue to submit applications through Friday, May 27, 2016.

  3. Students must provide the following information when purchasing a decal:

    a. Completed application (applications are located in the main office)
    b. Current Virginia's driver's license (unless active military dependent)
    c. Acknowledgment Statement signed by student and parent/guardian
    d. Copy of car insurance card
    e. $20 cash or check

  4. If you are experiencing difficulty with the applying online, please contact the school at 421-4295.

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<> Parking Policies and Procedures

 

<> Online Portion of the Parking Application (applications are located in the main office)


To participate in athletics at Hickory High School students must:

1)

Have a physical dated May 1, 2015 or after.  This includes open gym, out of season practice and tryouts.  The original or a copy of the physical must be on file in the athletic office before a student participates in these activities.  There are no exceptions to this rule.

2)

Register online in order to participate in athletics.  Online registration will consist of completing all of the necessary paperwork needed to participate in athletics (including forms you will be familiar with from previous years.) Athletes will be able to register beginning July 1, 2015. The web site to register is http://www.hickorysports.com/.

Please click here for registration instructions.

Once athletes have registered online and turned in their current physical they will be eligible to participate in athletics. 


Peachjar Parent FAQs
Instructions for Schools/Clubs
Guidelines for Outside Organizations


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Please check out all of the fantastic things that Hickory's PTSA has going on. Click Here for more information.


MyOnline Free and Reduced meal application entry makes it easy and convenient to apply for meal benefits for all your children. Simply enter the requested information as accurately as possible and all data will be instantly and securely sent to School Nutrition Services for processing. You will receive written notification of the results within 10 days. Click here to apply.


 

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