The Heritage Herald

September volume 1~ September 10, 2021

Hello HMS Families!

We're rolling along here at HMS and still enjoying seeing all of our students. If you have any questions or need assistance with PowerSchool, please call the HMS main office

(708-458-7590).


Stay safe,

Mrs. Malone

Principal, HMS

pmalone@sd104.us

(708)458-7590

THANK YOU!

Parents, thank you so much for sending your children to school with their masks on. We truly appreciate it, as this keeps us one step closer to remaining safe and healthy!

HMS/Graves Parking Lot

Please do not enter or park in the HMS/Graves parking lot before or after school. This poses a significant safety risk for our students.

How To Talk To Your Kids About September 11th

REMINDER, WEDNESDAYS ARE LATE START DAYS; SCHOOL STARTS AT 8:50.

COVID Safety

If your child is experiencing any COVID symptoms, PLEASE keep him/her home and call the school for further guidance.


Additional Information:

Please be aware if your child has any of the following symptoms Covid-19 should be suspected and your child should NOT attend school until you have spoken to the school nurse. If your child presents to school with any of the above symptoms you will be called to pick up your child immediately. You will then be given instructions on how and when your child may return to school.

· Fever (100.4 or higher)

· New onset of moderate to severe headache

· Shortness of breath

· New cough

· Sore throat

· Vomiting

· Diarrhea

· New loss of sense of taste or smell

· Fatigue from an unknown cause

· Muscle, or body aches from and unknown cause.

If a student has had contact with a COVID positive person, they must be kept home, and the building nurse notified. If any student while at school discloses, they have been in contact with a COVID positive person you will be called to pick up your child immediately. You will then be given instructions on how and when your child may return to school.

In our efforts to keep everyone safe the nurses will be diligent in following up on any student who presents to school ill. We understand keeping your child home may have its difficulties, however it is the only way to keep our community safe.

Virtual Curriculum Night (via Zoom) September 16, 2021

HMS will host a Virtual Curriculum Night on September 16, 2021. Each grade level will have a 20 minute session, and parents will be able to ask questions and talk with their child's teachers. This event will be held via Zoom at the times listed below. We can't wait to "see" you.


  • 6th Grade: 6:00p.m.-6:20 p.m.
  • 7th Grade: 6:25p.m.-6:45 p.m.
  • 8th Grade: 6:50p.m.-7:10 p.m.
6th Grade Parents CLICK HERE at 6:00

Virtual Curriculum Night ~ September 16, 2021

7th Grade Parents CLICK HERE at 6:25

Virtual Curriculum Night ~ September 16, 2021

8th Grade Parents CLICK HERE at 6:50

Virtual Curriculum Night ~ September 16, 2021

PLEASE REMIND YOUR CHILD TO CHARGE HIS/HER CHROMEBOOK EVERY NIGHT!

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Argo H.S. Junior Argonauts!

Argo H.S. Junior Argonauts registration will be Monday, September 13, 2021. Visit their website https://www.argohs.net/ for more information.