Trojan Times

By: Principal Mike Dufrene (May 3rd)

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Greetings Hampshire HS,

Here we are, the finally month of the school year! Although it has been an extremely challenging year, I am proud how well our students, staff, and families have battled through the tough times and made the most of each day. Yes, we still have work to do...so keep your head up and keep working hard as we finish strong.


May is packed with important events, please check out the calendar below. AP Exams start this week. It is Teacher Appreciation Week...take time to say "Thank You" to our hard working, dedicated teachers! May 6th begins Nurses Appreciation Week...take time to say "Thank You" to the hardest working nurse I know, Nurse Dante!


Last Friday, we kicked off "End of Year Events" with Senior Day. Thank you to all the seniors and staff that attended. We had a fun day of kickball and cornhole followed by a great lunch! Next up...Senior Prom on May 15th 8-11 pm.


We will continue 5th Block after school Monday-Thursday from 3:30 to 5:00 pm for additional academic support (contact Ms. Lease room #114). The last day for 5th Block will be May 26th.


Pfizer Vaccine for 12 - 15 year -old Students

Please respond to the following survey if you are interested in your student receiving the Pfizer vaccine. Available for students 12 - 15 years of age thru the school system.

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=S7AZ4AwzekaLrgn7FzdNanpvqy_UFrdCo1d5J_actwNUM1UyVTEyQjFUU1RKVklGWDdHNkdIQTkzUC4u

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Hampshire Highlights...

- Congrats to the Girls Basketball Team for competing in the State Tournament down in Charleston last week!
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This Week @ Hampshire High School...

- Monday> AP Exam - Government 8 am


- Tuesday> AP Examp - Calculus 8 am; Softball home vs Moorefield 4 & 5:30 pm; Baseball home vs University 4:30 & 7 pm


- Wednesday> AP Examp - English Lit 8 am; NOCTI Testing; 10th grade scheduling; Boys Basketball State Tournament 5:30 pm; Track & Field at Keyser 4:30 pm; Baseball home vs Moorefield 6 pm


- Thursday> NOCTI Testing; Virtual Students scheduling; Softball home vs Martinsburg 4:30 & 7 pm


- Friday> Remote Learning Day; Tennis home vs Martinsburg 4 pm; Baseball home vs Martinsburg 4:30 & 7 pm


- Saturday> Track & Field at Hedgesville 10 am; Softball at Washington 10 am

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Virtual/Absent Student Scheduling:

Virtual/Absent Student Scheduling

Hampshire High School will be having a parent scheduling night for ALL virtual students in grades 8th -11th. This is a chance for students who are virtual and 8th graders who were absent on the days we were at your school, to come and get the required paperwork in order to complete a schedule request for the 2021-2022 school year. There is a lot of information, read all the way to the end.

Who should attend: Students and Legal Guardians. If both the student and guardian are present, you can fill out the request sheet that day, turn it in, and be finished.

What if Guardians can’t attend? That isn’t a problem, we will send the paperwork home and it can be returned to any of the three schools (Hampshire High, Capon Bridge Middle, & Romney Middle)

When: Thursday May 6, 2021

Where: Hampshire High School Auditorium

What Time: 8th Graders Only – 6:00PM – 7:00PM

9th – 11th Graders – 7:00PM – 8:00PM

What happens if you can’t attend at the assigned time? You are welcome to come at any point in this evening, however there will be a presentation specific to your student at the assigned time.

What happens if you can’t attend at all? If you cannot attend, you need to contact your HIGH SCHOOL counselor starting May 7th and set up an appointment to complete your request. (Last Name A-K, Mr. Nichols/Last Name L-Z Mrs. Anderson)

What if I am an 8th Grader who was absent on the day scheduling requests were handed out? You should attend this night to get the information you need to start high school off on a strong note.

What if I am a high schooler who missed the scheduling day? You will NOT attend this event, you will schedule a meeting with your counselor and they will work with you to get caught up.

What is going to happen this evening? We are going to hand out the required paperwork for completing a schedule request. There will be a presentation about the class options as well as a question & answer session following.

Will there be a high school tour? No, that is for Bump-Up day which is scheduled for May 21st, please sign up for that if you want to see the high school.

Will there be CTE/Elective teachers present that evening? No, that is for Bump-Up day which is scheduled for May 21st, please sign up for that if you want to see the CTE and Elective courses offered at HHS.

Will there be clubs and student organizations present that evening? No, that is for Bump-Up day which is scheduled for May 21st, please sign up for that if you want to see the opportunities to be involved during your time at HHS.

Why is it important to attend? The master schedule is based off of student request sheets. There is no guarantee you will be able to have the schedule you want; however, it is much more likely if you have a completed request sheet turned in on time.

What happens if you don’t attend? You should contact your HIGH SCHOOL counselor starting May 7th and set up an appointment to complete your request. (Last Name A-K, Mr. Nichols/Last Name L-Z Mrs. Anderson)

What if you filled out your request and you want to make changes? You can contact your HIGH SCHOOL counselor and they can assist you.

When will actual schedules be handed out? Schedules will be distributed to students in August for the 2021-2022 school year.

Who do you direct your questions about high school to?

General Questions and your last name starts with A-K.

Mr. Nichols / colby.nichols@k12.wv.us / 304.822.5016 x1008

General Questions and your last name starts with L-Z.

Mrs. Anderson / tiffani.anderson@k12.wv.us / 304.822.5016 x1009

Specific Questions about CTE, Completers, Work-Based Learning, or Electives

Mr. Feazell / abfeazell@k12.wv.us / 304.822.5016 x1002

Specific Questions Special Education Services, Programs, or IEPS

Ms. Fuller / mfuller@k12.wv.us / 304.822.5016 x1003

Specific Questions about Sports, Practices, or Extracurricular Activities

Mr. Stewart / trey.stewart@k12.wv.us / 304.822.5016 x1001

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Curbside Meals:

Curbside Pick Up or Delivery Of Meals-- May 7, 2021

Friday, May 7, 2021 students may pick up meals or have meals delivered. Curbside meals will be available from 10:00-12:00 at all schools. Meals will be delivered beginning at 9:30 am. Please register your child on the Hampshire County Board of Education website if you are interested in receiving meals.

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Counselor's Corner:


***Attention Seniors***

The John W. Brill Memorial Scholarship deadline has been extended. Please see the attached application. The Scholarship is for students who live in the Capon Bridge, Capon Springs, High View, Slanesville or Yellow Spring zip code.





Adobe PDFJohn W. Brill Memorial.pdf175 KBVIEW



****** AP Students*****

If you are quarantined but still want to take your AP Exams, please contact me for a makeup date. You must let me know by Wednesday, May 5th.


To view the update, click the link below:
http://hampshireco.schoology.com/school/2721615514/update/4928025451



Upcoming ACT

May 7th is the last day to register without a late fee. COntact Ms. Mihalko with questions.

To view the update, click the link below:
http://hampshireco.schoology.com/school/2721615514/update/4928795045

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Be Your Best,

Principal Dufrene