"Once Upon a Mattress" HPS presents the all-school musical production of "Once Upon a Mattress." If you thought you knew the story of the "The Princess and the Pea," you may be in for a walloping surprise! Did you know, for instance, that Princess Winnifred actually swam the moat to reach Prince Dauntless the Drab? Or that Lady Larken's love for Sir Harry provided a rather compelling reason . . .
Students and staff receiving the Character First Awards for Enthusiasm for the month of March were Mrs. Lindsey Neal, Emma Rhea, Sejin Whittle and Luke Hoyler. Hilldale Middle School works to implement programs that build strong citizens through character education, leadership development, community involvement and promotes a climate of mutual respect. The Hilldale Middle School Student Council sponsors the Character First Program.
Congratulations to Austin Patterson on signing to play football at Bacone!
On April 6th and 7th, 27 members of FCCLA traveled to Oklahoma City for the 71st Annual State Convention. Students enjoyed an informative water taxi tour, guest speakers, and FCCLA Fun Night at Frontier City. Also, we are very proud to announce that Cara York was awarded the Gold Medal for the state Creed Speaking and Interpretation STAR Event! Thank you so much to chaperone Patty McAllister and bus driver Jake Box for helping to make it . . .
Congratulations to the high school boys and girls golf teams! Both teams placed 1st in the Verdigris Valley Conference Tournament. Individual winners include: Boys Girls Grant Sikes - 1st place Jordan Clayborn - 2nd place Colby Cox - 2nd place Jade Kuykendall - 3rd place Caleb York - 3rd place Kenzie Kirkhart - 4th . . .
The Cherokee Country Regional Special Olympics was a great success! We want to thank the numerous staff, students and community members for supporting our Olympians. Make sure to wish our Olympians luck as they make their way to State Special Olympics in Stillwater this May!
The choir had to pass through the district choral contest with superior ratings in concert to reach the state contest. "Their performance at state was one of the best performances that I have experienced since I have come to Hilldale," stated chorus teacher David Smith. Sight reading is a competition level where students are given a never before seen composition and they have 5 minutes to put it all together. "They . . .
Congratulations to more GREAT employees! January Employees of the Month Krysti Nail – Upper Elementary Teacher She cares about her students and challenges them to do their best. Always on top of things! I admire her organization and ability to help others while she maintains her own classroom. Mrs. Nail is a truly dedicated teacher and I can only hope that my children will have the . . .
Students and staff receiving the Character First Awards for Tolerance for the month of February were Koby East, Kaden Battenfield, Mrs. Christina Hamm and Caleb Marshall. Hilldale Middle School works to implement programs that build strong citizens through character education, leadership development, community involvement and promotes a climate of mutual respect. The Hilldale Middle School Student Council sponsors the Character First . . .