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The National PTA School of Excellence program is designed to support our school and PTA as we strengthen family-school partnerships that enrich students’ educational experiences and overall well-being. One step in the process is to gather feedback from our school family on the frequency of family engagement strategies implemented by our school. Please take 5-10 minutes to reflect on your experience at this school and complete the attached survey. Click on the box that most accurately expresses how you feel about your experience. This survey is completely anonymous. Please complete the survey by October 17, 2015.  Click Here to enter the survey.

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

To participate in athletics at Hickory High School students must:


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.


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

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. 

Hickory High School Hawks won the 2014-2015 Wells Fargo Cup for Group 5A! The Wells Fargo Cup goes to the school in each classification with the best record in Virginia High School League (VHSL) state competitions.

The Hawks won a state title in cheerleading and gymnastics. Individual students also won state titles in swimming, wrestling, and outdoor track and field. The Hawks reached the state finals in girls softball and reached the state semifinals in boys baseball, earning a total of 417.5 points in state competitions.

This is Hickory's second consecutive Cup title. Congratulations, Hawks!

Governor McAuliffe & Board of Education Announce 2015 Virginia Index of Performance Awards
Congratulations to Hickory High School for receiving the 2015 Board of Education Excellence Award! Hickory High met all state and federal accountability benchmarks and made significant progress toward goals for increased student achievement and expanded educational opportunities set by the board.

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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.