We want to thank Deputy Roy Torgerson and Betsie Nachtigal from the Vernon County Sheriff's Department who presented Hillsboro Fourth Graders with their CounterAct graduation certificates! Deputy Torgerson and Hillsboro Chief Pat Clark led students through the program which encourages children to: 🔸Check it out 🔸Talk about the consequences 🔸Suggest a positive alternative 🔸Follow through Students celebrated their program completion with cake & ice cream! #HSDGoTigers
Congratulations to these young men who have qualified for the state powerlifting meet at the 220, 242, and 275 pound weight classes! Since powerlifting is not a school sponsored sport, the boys are required to pay for all expenses ($115/student). If anyone is interested in donating, please contact Eric Auel at the high school. Any help is greatly appreciated by these Tigers! #HSDGoTigers
School District of Hillsboro reminder: There will be no school on Friday, February 21st.
Child Development Day is officially Thursday, March 5, 2020 at the Hillsboro Public Library! Call Velma Hora at (608) 489-2224 for an appointment/observation time starting at 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. You can also register for 4 Year Old Kindergarten, too! (Children with birth dates between 9/1/2015 to 8/31/2017). We’ll see you there! #HSDGoTigers
Hillsboro Sports Update: Boys Basketball at La Farge that was canceled yesterday has been rescheduled to next Friday, February 28th.
The Hillsboro wrestling team had a great day Saturday in New Lisbon for the Regional tournament! Four wrestlers are moving on to Sectionals this upcoming Saturday at Westby - we’ll see you there! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud Standings: Casey M.- Regional Champion at 182 Rey M.-2nd place at 138 Mac V.- 2nd place at 195 Kenton D.- 2nd place at HWT Jameson G.- 3rd place at 106 Dalton K.- 3rd place at 113 Phillip V.- 3rd place at 126 Hunter O.- 3rd place at 160 Kevin O.- 3rd place at 220 Josiah T.- 4th place at 120 Xavier H.- 5th place at 132 Ethan N.- 5th place at 170
Sports update: JH Girls Basketball has been rescheduled to Tuesday, February 18th. Game will still be played at home at 5:30.
Parent-Teacher Conferences (Elementary and MS/HS) will be held on February 19th from 4-6:30.
This week's Tiger Staff Shout out goes to Cathy Clark! "Mrs. Clark is patient and caring for all her students. She engages with them by proving multiple hands on experiences and is willing to try many new things for the success of her students. Mrs. Clark is dedicated to using STEM projects and character strong. We are so lucky to have you as a teacher!" Thank you for all you do Cathy! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
The boys basketball game at New Lisbon will continue as scheduled.
Classes for the Hillsboro Schools will be canceled today (Feb. 14).
Hillsboro Tigers always make the best of every situation! #HSDGoTigers were not allowed to have their phones during the FBLA Western WI Regional event, except during lunch, even though other students had theirs. With no complaints, they started dancing on the gym floor, playing cards and thinking of many other fun games to play. In an age full of technology, we want to give these Tigers kudos for making the best of their technology-free day! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Sports Update: JV Girls Basketball in Necedah has been cancelled tonight, so it will be Varsity only starting at 7:00. Bus time will be at 5:20.
We are currently accepting applications for the Principal position at Hillsboro Elementary. If you are interested in applying, please click the link below. #HSDGoTigers https://wecan.education.wisc.edu/#/Vacancy/77646
The 7th grade class was lucky enough to have Hillsboro Foreign Exchange Student, Mel Viola, visit their classroom! They are currently learning about Brazilian culture and what better way to learn than to have a Brazilian native talk about her life! These Tigers can't thank Mel enough for coming in and sharing her culture with them! #HSDGoTigers #WorldCulture
This week's Tiger Staff Shout Out is Ann Benz! "Mrs. Benz loves and cares for all of her students like a family. She is persistent and sees potential in each and every one of her students. Mrs. Benz expects great things from her students and allows them to grow from their mistakes. Ann is motivated to help with improving the community at Hillsboro Elementary School!" Thank you for all you do! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Sports update: The boys basketball game originally scheduled for February 3rd at Necedah has been rescheduled for Saturday, February 22nd at Necedah. JV at 4:30 and Varsity at 6:00. Bus time will be 3:00.
Reminder: Red Cross Blood Drive on Wednesday, February 5th, in the MS/HS Library.
Sports Update: HS Boys Basketball game at Necedah tonight has been cancelled. Game to be rescheduled at a later date.
This week's Tiger Staff Shout Out goes to Mrs. Katie! Katie is kind hearted and cares for each and every student at Hillsboro Elementary School. She gets the kids excited to express themselves creatively everyday and shows respect by giving them the benefit of the doubt and strives to help them succeed. Thank you for all you do Mrs. Katie! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Sports update: JH Girls Basketball at Cashton on Friday, Jan. 31st has been cancelled.
Prepaid Supporting Julie's Fight Together tees have arrived in the MS/HS office.
Congratulations to the Hillsboro Wrestling Team on a successful day at their home tournament, the Tiger Invite! The team took 4th out of 9 teams and had multiple place winners. They had 2 champions, Dalton Kehoe at 113 (a 2x Tiger Invite champion), and Casey McCoic at 182. Jameson Griffiths took 2nd place at 106, Mac Verbsky took 3rd at 195, Phillip Voltz took 3rd at 126, Josiah Thyne took 3rd at 120, and Cameron Huntley took 4th at 145. Way to work hard Tigers! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Have any gently used shoes lying around the house you don't use? Donate them! 👟 The freshman class is putting on a fundraiser in coordination with Funds2Orgs. Our Tigers will collect the used shoes from the area, Funds2Orgs will buy them and distribute them to very small businesses in developing countries where 75% of the transportation is by foot and retail is limited. All kinds of gently used shoes are acceptable! They must have soles and be free of rips or holes. No ice skates, roller blades or ski boots please. This fundraiser will be going on from January 27-March 26. Everyone can bring shoes to the High School and there will also be some boxes in businesses around town. Let's make a difference together! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud #MakingADifference #ShoeUsYourLove
Students researched chick and chicken care in vet science and it was such a popular topic that they added chickens to the program! 🐥 #HSDGoTigers have taken care of these chicks since they were only a day old! They will soon be laying eggs, and when they do students will harvest and use them in food science courses. They are extremely friendly and love to just hang out!
This week's Tiger Staff Shout Out goes to Mr. Marc! Mr. Marc has shown the Tiger Way by continually going out of his way whenever something needs to be done. Mr. Marc takes the time to learn every students name and is always a friendly face saying hello in the mornings. Thank you, Mr. Marc! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
The PBIS staff are pleased to announce the Hillsboro Elementary students have met their tiger paw goal and will be participating in a “comfy movie day” this Friday, January 24th! 🎥 They’d like students to wear comfy attire such as sweatpants, sweatshirts, robes, pajamas, leggings, t-shirts, etc. The staff will be dressed "down" as well! Thank you for your help in making this a special occasion for these Tigers! #HSDGoTigers
Last week students at the elementary school focused on their Things That Go unit in art class! All classes worked on creating things that go from planes, trains, trucks, construction vehicles and more. Most of their projects connected to books they listened to in class like “Little Blue Truck”, “Goodnight Construction Site”, and “Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel”. These Tigers certainly love art and literacy! #HSDGoTigers
Reminder: Staff inservice on 1/22 - no school for students.
On Friday, January 31, there will be a silent auction held during the Hillsboro vs. Cashton boys basketball game as a fundraiser for Julie Fry-Erickson. As some of you might know, Julie was diagnosed with cancer in September and is fighting her way through recovery with her family. Any donations would be greatly appreciated - you can call/text Alexis Peterson with any questions at 608-604-2018. Auction items can be dropped off at the Hillsboro High School office and there are also t-shirt order forms available if you're interested. #HSDGoTigers
Cam Huntley was announced as the WON80 ”Sport of the Game” athlete on Jan. 16! Cam was chosen by the Necedah athletes for this prestigious award by wrestling tough and showing great sportsmanship. Congrats to Cam and the Hillsboro wrestling team! Make sure to come watch the Hillsboro Wrestling team at the Tiger Invite on January 25, wrestling starts at 10am! #HSDGoTigers
SPORTS UPDATE | The following games/activities have been canceled and rescheduled due to the weather forcast: ▪️Boys Basketball at Necedah scheduled for tonight, January 17, has been rescheduled to February 3rd. ▪️Wrestling invitational scheduled for tomorrow, January 18, has been rescheduled to January 25th. *All after school activities have been canceled for tonight, January 17th. #HSDGoTigers
Sports update: Wrestling invite tomorrow has been cancelled and rescheduled for January 25th. Boys Basketball at Necedah has been rescheduled for February 3rd.
Boys Basketball at Necedah is cancelled tonight. All after school activities are cancelled.
This week's Tiger Staff Shout Out goes to Rose Briskey! Rose has shown the Tiger Way by working hard to learn the names of all of the students in our hallways, ECE and 3-5. She greets each student that comes by in the morning, making sure to ask how they are doing. She has learned their schedules and ensures everyone has a chance to grab their breakfast, even those who are rushing in after 8:05. We are so lucky to have you work here, Rose! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Join our Hillsboro Tigers for their upcoming "Salute to Service" night on February 4th as they take on Cashton! First responders will receive free admission to the game and will be recognized. T-shirts are for sale - just click the link in the description below and sign up on the Google spreadsheet. Orders are due by January 22nd. #HSDGoTigers #SaluteToService https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1xRKeyF3JRwm6rwH8t_L66BwgtozKqh3UimoUeKy6ggU/htmlview
These #HSDGoTigers did amazing at the Lee Griffin wrestling invite in Kickapoo! Casey McCoic took 1st at 182, Kevin Osorio took 2nd at 220, Kenton Dvorak took 3rd at 285 and Mac Verbsky took 3rd at 195. Congrats on a great tournament! Be sure to join these Hillsboro Tigers during their home tournament this Friday, January 18th! #TigerProud
Check out these Tigers! The entire third grade class at Hillsboro Elementary learned the impact of giving back last month when they made tie blankets, dog treats, dog chew toys, and cat nip toys for the animals at Carl W. Nelson Animal Shelter in Mauston! Way to go Tigers! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud https://www.wiscnews.com/reedsburgtimespress/news/local/education/hillsboro-students-give-to-animal-shelter/article_66bc008d-0542-5f52-aab7-aceac24e3569.html?fbclid=IwAR0XYV8oM3us9Xg2z7Je6rM1OPgMx1FOOI7dXAzLxIIjl_8N9pqIuF57yQA
Sports Update: HS GB at Adams-Friendship will play at 5:30 and 7:00, and HS BB vs. New Lisbon will play at home at 4:45/6:00/7:15.
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Sports Update: Start times tomorrow for boys basketball home game against Richland Center have changed: JV will play at 4:00, Varsity at 5:30, C-Squad will play at elementary at 5:30.
This week's Tiger Staff Shout Out goes to Jan Levy! Mrs. Levy has shown the Tiger Way by taking on every challenge and making the best of it. She has shown perseverance this year by taking on the role of elementary school music teacher. She recently put on a Christmas program that was amazing. We are all so thankful for you! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Hoop there it is!! 🏀 The Hillsboro Knights of Columbus will be holding their annual Free Throw contest Sunday January 19, 2020. The contest will be held at the Hillsboro High School Gymnasium. Registration is at 11:30 am and the competition starts at 12:00 pm. This is a family friendly event that's open to all girls, and boys ages 9 to 14. There is no cost for participating and the contest consists of making the most free throws. Trophies are awarded first place, medals for second and third place. The first-place winner will move on to the second round of competition on February 9, held at St Patrick school in Mauston WI. If you have questions contact Larry Anderson at 608-604-9314, or Dick Urban at 608 475 1257.
At the December board meeting, commendations were presented to staff for their AMAZING work in the recent musical production "Wizard of Oz"! 🔸Paula Parker (Director) 🔸Zach Bartsch (Pit Band) 🔸Marie Kraska (Costumes) 🔸Julie Johnson (Set Design) Way to go Tigers, you deserve it! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Happy Holidays from our very own High School band members! Check out their amazing handy work with a few Holiday classics. You won't be disappointed! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud #TisTheSeason https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=SZC3u_mcFK4&feature=youtu.be
This week's Tiger Staff Shout Out goes to third grade teacher, Beth Thayer! She has shown the Tiger Way by being focused on celebrating all achievements of her students, no matter how big or small. She wants to see all of her students succeed and makes sure to use creative ways to help them understand what she is teaching. Thank you Mrs. Thayer! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Get ready Tigers, the Hillsboro Alumni pep band will be here before you know it! Call Time will be 6:15 on Friday, January 3rd, 2020. Please fill out the following form so Mr. Bartsch can expect you and have things ready for you. He might try to schedule an Alumni rehearsal to prepare! Click the following link for the alumni band form: https://forms.gle/ReGbBiZMcfmn972B6 #HSDGoTigers
Mark Horbinski will be holding a presentation of sportsmanship at the MS/HS tonight at 7pm, free and open to the public.
English 12 just completed a technical writing unit where they created personal statements, resumes, and cover letters! The final assessment was an instructions project where students had to make an original Lego toy/structure and write detailed instructions, focusing on clarity, accuracy, and document design. The 6th grade class then had to follow their instructions to put together the toy/structures and gave them feedback. How a fun and interactive way of learning! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
𝐓𝐎 𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐏𝐀𝐑𝐄𝐍𝐓𝐒 𝐀𝐍𝐃 𝐆𝐔𝐀𝐑𝐃𝐈𝐀𝐍𝐒 The Hillsboro Elementary will be holding their much anticipated Holiday program on 𝐃𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝟏𝟕𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐭 𝟕𝐏𝐌 in the Hillsboro High School Gym. We ask that they please wear nice clothing (no sweat pants) and to be in their designated rooms by 6:45 pm. You may drop off and pick up students at the following locations: 4K in the Band Room 5K in the Health Room (Old Art Room) 1st and 2nd grade in the Cafeteria 3rd grade in the Ag Room 4th grade in the Technology Education Room 5th grade in the MakerSpace Room *All rooms are on the lower level of the High School and signs will be posted for locations of rooms. The students have been working extremely hard and can't wait to share their voices with you! Thank you all for your cooperation. If you have any questions, please call Jan Levy at 489-2223 ext. #1630. #HSDGoTigers
#HSDGoTigers love the new Glowforge Laser Printer that is part of Makerspace! The process starts on the computer where designs are drawn and the finished file is sent to the Glowforge where it can be cut and/or engraved on many different materials such as wood, acrylic, leather, just to name a few. So far students have created custom coasters, key chains, backpack tags, Christmas Ornaments, snap together boxes, pencils and pencil holders. This new creative tool really has the students eager to design! #GettingCreative
The Creative Writing class and Club attended the UW-Whitewater Creative Writing Festival! They had the opportunity to be exposed to the writing of their peers in high schools across the Midwest and a chance to hear their work discussed and evaluated by professional writers in a college setting. Senior Teresa Couey won first place and a cash prize for her flash fiction writing! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Help find a cure and support research for Cystic Fibrosis at the Pack the Gym Event! 💜 The event will take place on Friday, January 9th at W-C high school when the Hillsboro Tigers Boys Basketball take on the W-C Wolves. Click on the link below for the order form. This along with payment need to be turned into the high school office or Mrs. Gibbons by Friday, Dec 13th. Please make checks payable to HSD FBLA. #HSDGoTigers #PackTheGym #TigerProud
Don't forget that tonight is our Middle/High School Winter Band & Choir Concert! The middle schoolers will take the stage at 6:15 pm and the High Schoolers will go on at 7:30 pm. 𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬, 𝐩𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞 𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐜𝐤 𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐬, 𝐈𝐧𝐟𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐞 𝐂𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐮𝐬, 𝐨𝐫 𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐨𝐮𝐭𝐬 𝐠𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐧 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐬𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐜𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐭𝐢𝐦𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐝𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐚𝐭𝐭𝐢𝐫𝐞. We also ask all music families to bring baked goods for sale between concerts. We are still looking for music parents to assist with sales at the concert. Please email email@example.com if you are able to assist! #HSDGoTigers
These Tigers did an 𝐀𝐌𝐀𝐙𝐈𝐍𝐆 job this past weekend at the Royall invite and ended up taking 8th out of 16 teams! Mac Verbsky took 2nd place at 220, Casey McCoic took 2nd place at 182, and Jameson Griffiths took 3rd place at 106. (Not pictured, Hunter Osorio took 6th place at 160). Great job Hillsboro Wrestling Team! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Youth Wrestling Picture Day is Tuesday, December 10th at 6:00 P.M. in the High School Wrestling Room. Please print off the attached photo order form if you would like to purchase photos (if you haven't done so already). https://drive.google.com/file/d/1k6RgtCZJ6WECB8xgwG5nCsoGK1snCw2s/view?fbclid=IwAR1FKB8Nw0jSLhWdZMLUMc6CQKe0g-dLBTcmLN3mQx34hl1a7Ej-65BTltU #HSDGoTigers #Wrestling
The WON80 sportsmanship presentation is just around the corner! Join us on December 16th at 7 pm while Mark Horbinski, founder of WON80, presents to our community about the importance of good sportsmanship. We hope to see you there! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Youth Basketball photos are tomorrow, December 7th in the Hillsboro elementary gym! Please be early, dressed and ready to go. Even if you are not planning to purchase pictures, please bring your player for the group picture. Times are as follows: 8:45 am 7th and 8th Grade Girls Basketball 9:00 am 6th Grade Girls Basketball 9:00 am 6th Grade Boys Basketball 9:15 am 5th Grade Girls Basketball 9:15 am 5th Grade Boys Basketball 9:30 am 4th Grade Girls Basketball 9:30 am 4th Grade Boys Basketball 9:45 am 3rd Grade Girls Basketball 9:45 am 3rd Grade Boys Basketball 10:00 am 2nd Grade Girls Basketball 10:00 am 2nd Grade Boys Basketball #HSDGoTigers
This week's Tiger Staff Shout Out goes to Angel Board! She has shown the Tiger Way by always putting her students first. She is creative and always has a positive attitude. Mrs. Board is very helpful when working with students who are frustrated by being calm and reassuring students. What a great teacher. Thank you! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Wrestling season is upon is so make sure you click the link below to grab your gear before the deadline on December 16! #HSDGoTigers https://hillsborowr19.itemorder.com/
Elementary youth basketball pictures will be held on Saturday, December 7th in the elementary gym.
Do you have outgrown clothes lying around? Consider donating them to the Hillsboro Elementary School! They are currently looking for new/gently used girls pants/tights (S/M/L) and ALL sizes of snow pants. If you'd like to drop some off, please do so in the office or with Cassidy Mitchell. We appreciate the help! #HSDGoTigers
Hillsboro Elementary school is looking for donations of S/M/L pants and tights, and all sizes of snow pants.
If you're traveling to support our girls basketball team this Friday in Bangor, please consider supporting Bangor High School's Chili Fundraiser from 5-7:30, all proceeds go towards toys and gifts for children at Gundersen and Mayo Health System this holiday season.
Parents, grandparents and community members are invited to attend an eye-opening Wake Up Call presentation taking place on Tuesday, December 10th from 6:30-8:00 PM at Viroqua Middle School/High School. This event is sponsored by Vernon County Department of Human Services and Crawford County Department of Human Services. 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐢𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐚𝐝𝐮𝐥𝐭𝐬 𝐨𝐧𝐥𝐲 (𝟐𝟏 𝐲𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐚𝐠𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐨𝐥𝐝𝐞𝐫). Register for this free event at https://wakeupcallvernoncounty.eventbrite.com For questions about this event, please contact a Your Choice team member at firstname.lastname@example.org. #HSDGoTigers
Please join us at the high school on December 16th at 7 pm for a very special WON80 presentation! WON80 is a movement to raise awareness in student-athletes, coaches, parents, and spectators about positive sportsmanship. Mark Horbinski has graciously offered to visit our high school to present on this topic to our community. We will see you there! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud #WON80
Who is ready for the 2019 Hot Chocolate Chase?! ☕️ The chase will be on Monday, December 16th and begin at 5:30 pm. The cost is $25 to participate and you must register by Friday, December 6 at 11 am (please see link below for registration form). The course will begin and end at the Hillsboro High School Track. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kelli Sullivan at email@example.com. All proceeds from the chase will be donated to the Hillsboro Lions Club empty stocking fund. Come join the fun! Link to registration form: https://drive.google.com/open?id=17XS8BOT9PmdWb29xRSZ3E97XWnBtCnTF
Milwaukee Bucks Career Day was a blast for these #HSDGoTigers! Mrs. Gibbons' Marketing students attended the Milwaukee Bucks Career Day event where they met with and learned from Bucks executives about what happens behind the scenes of a sports organization. The students were given an extensive tour of the Fi-Serv Forum stadium facility and explanations of the design and intent of the new stadium's facilities and entertainment events. The day concluded with the capstone basketball game watching the Bucks in action against the Chicago Bulls, a number of activities celebrating military veterans, and one of our very own Tiger basketball players got to shoot a free throw on the Milwaukee Bucks court! What an action-packed day that ended in an exciting Bucks victory over the Chicago Bulls!
Last month, students in grades 6-8 participated in the Math Counts school competition! The students that finished in the top ten have been selected to participate on a math team that will compete in February in Onalaska against other area schools. They can then qualify for a state-wide meet and a national meet from there. Way to go Tigers! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud Team Members include: Isiah Meseberg (1st Place), Reed Urban (2nd Place), Dodge Shore, Ian Anderson, Parker Skala, Jarred Defliger, Nolan Hanson, Abe Scheder, Max Blaha, and Jerry vonFalkenstein. Alternates include: Quinn Scheder, Raegon Stanek, Hayden Erickson, Evan Ballard, Dane Green, Kyleigh Anderson, Peyton Sullivan, and Ira Davison.
Hey Juniors, check this out! Looking for some help to prepare for the ACT? UW-L offers an ACT Prep Course that is designed to raise your test scores - visit the link below for more information - https://www.uwlax.edu/Ex/test-prep/act/ As an added bonus, if you decide to register for this test prep, the district will reimburse the cost! Just save your receipt and bring it to Mrs. Bisarek. #HSDGoTigers
HS Football awards tonight in the HS Cafeteria at 6:30.
Hillsboro Elementary students have met their tiger paw goal and will be participating in a “fancy dinner” lunch on Tuesday, November 26th. We’d like students to wear “fancy” attire: dress shirts, ties, and dresses as the staff will be as well.
Youth Basketball photos will be Saturday, December 7th! Please be early, dressed and ready to go. Even if you are not planning to purchase pictures, please bring your player for the group picture. Click the link below if you need to print a photo order form. https://drive.google.com/file/d/188dnYDp-bbhYULz01Gl7aFGHrji17-_S/view Times are as follows: 8:45 am 7th and 8th Grade Girls Basketball 9:00 am 6th Grade Girls Basketball 9:00 am 6th Grade Boys Basketball 9:15 am 5th Grade Girls Basketball 9:15 am 5th Grade Boys Basketball 9:30 am 4th Grade Girls Basketball 9:30 am 4th Grade Boys Basketball 9:45 am 3rd Grade Girls Basketball 9:45 am 3rd Grade Boys Basketball 10:00 am 2nd Grade Girls Basketball 10:00 am 2nd Grade Boys Basketball #HSDGoTigers
This week's Tiger Staff Shout Out goes to fourth grade teacher, Cathy Wildes! Mrs. Wildes has shown the Tiger Way by going above and beyond for her students. Mrs. Wildes' class often enjoys comfy clothes days as an incentive for good behavior and earning 30 tiger paws. Her students are thankful to have her as their teacher! Congrats Mrs. Wildes! Check back to see who next week's Tiger Staff Shout Out will be. #HSDGoTigers
Bridging Brighter Smiles is holding their next dental clinic at Hillsboro Middle/High School on: Monday, November 25, 2019 It is not too late to enroll! Get your smiles back to school ready! Sign up online at: http://enrollment.bbsmiles.org/ Professional Dental Services Provided Right at School Include: -Oral Screening -Dental Cleaning -Fluoride Varnish Application -Dental Sealant Placement -Oral Health Education -Referral Assistance Forward Health (BadgerCare) Accepted! (Other Private Dental Insurance Not Accepted) Not sure if your child is enrolled, or due for care? Call Bridging Brighter Smiles at 262-896-9891, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. #HSDGoTigers
Get ready Tigers, the Hillsboro Alumni pep band will be Friday, January 3rd 2020! Call Time will be 6:15. Please fill out the following form so Mr. Bartsch can expect you and have things ready for you. He might try to schedule an Alumni rehearsal to prepare! Click the following link for the alumni band form: https://forms.gle/ReGbBiZMcfmn972B6 #HSDGoTigers
Bridging Brighter Smiles is holding their next dental clinic at Hillsboro MS/HS on Monday, November 25, 2019. You can enroll online! http://enrollment.bbsmiles.org/ Call Bridging Brighter Smiles at 262-896-9891 with questions.
Youth Wrestling registration forms have officially been distributed! Registration will be on on December 3rd at 5:30. If you didn't receive this letter, please visit the link below: https://drive.google.com/open… #HSDGoTigers #YouthWrestling
UW-L offers an ACT Prep Course designed to raise student test scores, please see link for more information - https://www.uwlax.edu/Ex/test-prep/act/
Introducing Tiger Staff Shout Outs, a chance for staff members to recognize their coworkers who are deserving of tiger paws. 🐯 This week's recipient is Vanessa Mislivecek, a kindergarten teacher who has shown the Tiger Way by being respectful to her students. She repeatedly goes out of her way by spending extra time with them if they need it. We are so lucky to have you here, Ms. Mislivecek!! Check back to see who next week's Tiger Staff Shout Out will be! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Come out to support the drama students and attend the Wizard of Oz Friday and Saturday! Tickets can be purchased online http://our.show/hillsborowizardofoz or at the door. There is no paper presale. Dinner Tickets for Saturday night are $8 and available for sale in the office.
Congratulations to the Hillsboro Tiger Academic Decathlon team who advanced to the regional competition! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
”The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” 🖤🧡 The Hillsboro volleyball team would like to extend their gratitude to everyone in the community who donated time and resources for their recent trip to Green Bay! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud #Community
Bridging Brighter Smiles is holding their next dental clinic at Hillsboro Elementary on: Monday, November 18, 2019 AND November 25th, 2019 It is not too late to enroll! Get your smiles back to school ready! >>Sign up online at: http://enrollment.bbsmiles.org/ Professional Dental Services Provided Right at School Include: Oral Screening Dental Cleaning Fluoride Varnish Application Dental Sealant Placement Oral Health Education Referral Assistance Forward Health (BadgerCare) Accepted! (Other Private Dental Insurance Not Accepted) Not sure if your child is enrolled, or due for care? Call Bridging Brighter Smiles at 262-896-9891, or email email@example.com. #HSDGoTigers
Sports Update: The junior high boys basketball game tomorrow (11/12) scheduled to be played in Hillsboro will now be played at Royall. Bus will depart at 5:35pm.
Bridging Brighter Smiles is holding their next dental clinic at Hillsboro Elementary on Monday, November 18, 2019. Enroll online! http://enrollment.bbsmiles.org Dental services are provided right at school. You can call Bridging Brighter Smiles at 262-896-9891 with questions.
Today we want to thank and honor all military veterans who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Without you, none of us would be where we are today. ❤️🇺🇸💙 Also, dont forget to join us for our Veterans Day Program that will take place at 9:30 this morning in the MS/HS gymnasium. We’ll see you there! #HSDGoTigers
The Wizard of Oz is coming to Hillsboro High School! 🌈 Students from Hillsboro elementary, middle and high school will be performing on Friday, November 15th at 7 pm and Saturday, November 16th at 7 pm as well. Make sure to snag your tickets today by clicking the link below: http://our.show/hillsborowizardofoz
State Volleyball presale tickets are sold-out at the MS/HS office, but tickets will be available for sale at the Resch Center and we are accepting sign-ups for the spectator bus through noon tomorrow.
Spectator bus update: Friday spectator bus departure time has changed - the bus will leave at 4:30am.
Since this winter weather insists on happening early this year, we want everyone to be prepared for any upcoming delays or cancelations. We will always send notifications to the following: RADIO STATIONS: WRDB Reedsburg WCOW Sparta WRCO Rich. Ctr. WVRQ Viroqua WRJC Mauston Z-93 LaCrosse TV STATIONS: WMTV 15 - Madison WISC 3 –Madison WKOW 27 - Madison WLAX/WEUX FOX 25/48 WKBT 8 - Lacrosse WXOW 19-LaCrosse You will also receive notifications via our District app and through text message. As always, we will do our best to inform the community as early as possible so we can keep our #HSDGoTigers safe. Happy winter! ❄️
There will be NO SCHOOL Friday, November 8th due to state volleyball! State Volleyball tickets are on sale now until 10:00am Thursday. There is a pep rally/send off at the MS/HS at 10:15am on Thursday, community members are invited to join! A spectator bus sign-up is available in the office until noon on Thursday. Students must buy a ticket to ride the spectator bus on Friday, and have a signed permission slip from a guardian. Students 5th grade and under must be accompanied by a guardian. The spectator bus is open to community members as well, and there is no charge beyond the price of $10.00 admission ticket. The spectator bus on Friday will leave at 5:00am. A spectator bus sign-up for Saturday is also available in the office, in the event of a win on Friday, the Saturday bus would depart at 5:00am. This sign-up will be available until noon on Thursday as well. #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud #StateBound
A spectator bus sign-up is available in the office until noon on Thursday. Students must buy a ticket to ride the spectator bus on Friday and have a permission slip signed by a guardian.The spectator bus is open to the community as well, the only cost is the $10 admission ticket.
State Volleyball tickets are on sale at the MS/HS now until 10:00 AM Thursday. A spectator bus sign-up is available until noon on Thursday.
There will be no school on Friday, Nov. 8 due to state volleyball.
Congratulations to Ty Rafel and Shelby Brown who had the honor of performing with the Wisconsin State Honor Band - AMAZING! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud This past week, Wisconsin Public Television had the honor of recording four of the Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) State Honors ensembles performing at Overture Center for the Arts. We will be sharing all four of those full concerts here on Facebook over the next two days. We will also broadcast a special one-hour program of highlights from the event 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30. For more than 50 years, the WSMA State Honors Music Project has provided musically talented youth from all corners of our state the opportunity to rehearse and perform with nationally-recognized conductors in a professional and highly disciplined setting. The 2019 Honors Band Concert highlights the talent, dedication, drive and spirit of these gifted performers.
What an awesome way to support our team and students. Thank you Hillsboro Equipment. #HSDGoTigers #LoveThisTown https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=2782931508385902&id=183273035018442&sfnsn=mo
State Volleyball t-shirt orders will be taken until Noon on Monday. The HS office will be open from 1-3pm today.
The #HSDGoTigers beat Royall in the WIAA Sectional Semifinals and now advance to the Sectional Finals vs. Iowa-Grant on Saturday night at 7PM. The school will have advance ticket sales available until 3:00pm today (Friday) in the Middle/High School Office.
Reminder: No school Friday (11/1) for teacher inservice.
Mauston's WRJC radio will be broadcasting the playoff football game tonight.
Reminder - regional ticket sales are $5.00 for age seven and up, six and below is $1.00. No athletic passes are accepted, and students do not get in for free.
Jr. High football potluck 5pm Tuesday October 22nd in the middle/high school cafeteria. Please bring a dish to pass. Each player will be personally recognized. Hope to see you there.
"The fire of literacy is created by the sparks between a child, a book, and the person reading." The First Grade students have been busy learning about story elements such as characters, setting, and problem/solution. Each first grader read a story then transformed a pumpkin into a character from the story! A HUGE "Thank You" to Hillsboro County Market for their help with the "Pumpkin Project" to promote Literacy in First Grade! #HSDGoTigers
The open gym scheduled for Tuesday at the elementary gym has been canceled. 7th and 8th grade boys basketball practice will still begin Wednesday after school at the elementary gym.
Reminder: No school tomorrow (10/18), enjoy the extended weekend! #HSDGoTigers
Due to washouts from flooding, the Haunted Trail is cancelled this weekend. The Monster Dash 5k will still be taking place on Saturday at Hillsboro High School. Registration 5:00 p.m., race at 6:00 p.m.
Teamwork and thinking outside of the box 📦 are the best activities! Students in US History 9 saved the world by solving various puzzles in the "Historical Mastermind" Breakout Box activity. These #HSDGoTigers worked together to solve clues that would eventually lead them to the hidden failsafe key! What an adventure!
7th and 8th grade boys basketball will begin practicing on Wednesday, October 23 from 3:30 - 5:30 in the elementary gym. There will be an open gym on Tuesday at the elementary from 3:30 - 5:00.
Reminder: Parent-Teacher conferences are being held tomorrow, October 16th from 4-6:30PM. Picture retake day is Thursday, October 17th. Students who had originals taken should bring their original picture packages with them to give to the photographer if they are having retakes.
Sports Update: Junior High Football vs. New Lisbon will be played at Necedah schools. 5:00 start time.
A free flu shot clinic for students is scheduled for Nov 5th. Information and consent forms will be available for elementary students at parent/teacher conferences this week and sent home with middle/high school students.
"The most reliable way to predict the future is to create it!" It is college application time for the Seniors in Hillsboro! They are currently writing personal statements/essays in English 12 that can be used for college admissions, scholarships, and/or job applications. As part of the unit, Maggie Landsinger, the Regional Admission Advisor for Richland, Baraboo Sauk County and the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, visited and gave a presentation on the do's and don'ts of college applications and essays. If anyone has questions regarding these essays, please feel free to stop by Ms. Madden's classroom during parent teacher conferences next week! #HSDGoTigers #PreparingForTheFuture
A Scholastic Book Fair will be held next week in the STEM lab at Hillsboro Elementary during Parent-Teacher Conferences. The book fair will run on Monday, October 14th from 3:30 to 7:30 and then again on Wednesday, October 16th from 3:30 to 6:30. If you cannot make it, book fair purchase can be made online from October 9th-22nd. Click the link below to order. https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=hillsboroelementaryschool11 Keep reading and hope to see you at the fair! 📚 #HSDGoTigers
Sports Updates: 1) No Junior High Football practice tonight. 2) Youth Girls Basketball registration will be taking place on Monday, Oct. 14 from 7-7:30pm in the high school cafeteria with a parent meeting for all girls who will be participating starting at 7:30pm.
Sports Update: Junior High Football tonight vs. Necedah has been canceled.
The Spanish version of our Tiger News is now available online! #HSDGoTigers https://drive.google.com/file/d/1h4mwjtK4LEpY_lLhXPo_XmG-RlVt0g34/view
The district is aware that some families have recently received blurry wallet-sized prints. Our photography company is working on correcting this issue and will provide all students with new prints, free of charge, as soon as the issue is resolved.
"To Be, Or Not to Be..." October is the perfect month to start William Shakespeare's tragedy Hamlet. After all, the play is a ghost story! 👻 Ms. Madden decorated her classroom, broke out the skull, and blasted some renaissance/baroque period music! The students shared ghost stories around candle light while they started reading the play. #HSDGoTigers
Say cheese! 🧀 Picture retake day has been rescheduled to Thursday, October 17th. Check out the link below for ordering details! https://drive.google.com/file/d/16gkM3SicdEtynUSoKQGwbS9On3CMAHVK/view #HSDGoTigers
Picture Retake Day will be Thursday, October 17th. Students that are having retakes done should bring their original picture package with them when they arrive at the camera for retakes. Order hyperlink below: http://my.lifetouch.com/mylifetouch/pictureDayId/EVT84H2SB
Reminder: Blood Drive today from 10:30-4:30 in the high school gym. Walk-ins welcome!
The October Edition of the Tiger Nation News is now available in Spanish on the website. #HSDGoTigers La edición de octubre de las Noticias de la Nación de Tigres ya está disponible en español en nuestro sitio web. #HSDVamosTigres
Hillsboro bleacher seats are now available for sale in the MS/HS office for $45.00. #HSDGoTigers
”No one fights alone!” 💕 The HHS Football Cheerleaders celebrated the “Pink Out” at Friday’s home football game by making a banner showing support for our 5th Grade Teacher Karla Frederick and her current fight against breast cancer. Every elementary school student signed as well as specatators from the game! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth
Picture Retake Day, scheduled for October 11th, has be postponed. The district will send information regarding the rescheduled retake date as soon as possible.
Did you know there are so many events every week? Make sure you stay up to date by visiting the Calendar of Events page on our website! #HSDGoTigers https://calendar.google.com/calendar/embed?src=hillsboroschools.org_5ar4inopthrnihekn2h2g50k4o%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America%2FChicago
Due to the stormy weather, we will postpone today's ABC/ATV's event until tomorrow. We will see you Wednesday, October 2nd, 4:30-6:30 at Firemans Park. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me. firstname.lastname@example.org or 608-489-1642 #HSDGoTigers
The 2019 October Tiger Nation News is now available! Click the link below or visit our website to check out all the awesome happenings in the District. #HSDGoTigers https://drive.google.com/file/d/1fHfWjHC_Hmk5XL5a6yFU2e_zSEdfq_bQ/view?fbclid=IwAR24XLHw3sRLuy7M8vI4mBRVZuoZEfF9jj3m2yB1ll78I-sPjQgSg3n8AeU
Bridging Brighter Smiles is holding their next dental clinic at Hillsboro Elementary on Monday, September 30, 2019! It is not too late to enroll - Get your smiles back to school ready! Sign up online at http://enrollment.bbsmiles.org/ Professional Dental Services Provided Right at School Include: -Oral Screening -Dental Cleaning -Fluoride Varnish Application -Dental Sealant Placement -Oral Health Education -Referral Assistance Forward Health (BadgerCare) Accepted. (Other Private Dental Insurance Not Accepted) Not sure if your child is enrolled, or due for care? Call Bridging Brighter Smiles at 262-896-9891, or email email@example.com.
The Hillsboro Knights of Columbus will be holding their annual Punt Pass and Kick contest Sunday September 29,2019! The contest will be held at the Hillsboro High School football field. Registration is at 12 noon, competition starts at 12:30. This family friendly event is open to all girls and boys ages 8 to 12. There is no cost for participating. The contest consists of punting, passing, and kicking a football for distance. Trophies will be awarded for first place, medals for second and third place. The first-place winner will move on to the second round of competition on October 13, held again here at the Hillsboro High football field. If you have questions contact Larry Anderson at 608-604-9314, or Dick Urban at 608-475-1257. #HSDGoTigers
It’s time for Back to School Dental Cleanings! Bridging Brighter Smiles will be at Hillsboro Elementary on Monday, September 30, 2019. Enroll online! http://enrollment.bbsmiles.org/ Not sure if your child is enrolled? Call Bridging Brighter Smiles at 262-896-9891.
Don't forget to order your Pink Out Shirts before Tuesday, September 24th! The volleyball pink out will take place on Thursday, October 3rd while the cross country and football pink out will be Friday, October 4th. Order forms are available in the office or you can click the link below. Proceeds will go to H.O.P.E. #HSDGoTigers #PinkOut #BreastCancerAwarenessMonth https://drive.google.com/file/d/1z5jODV6US6h7KwcbWyYyjOf7vNFAA4jE/view
Plus One had an amazing first week! If you haven't registered your child yet, don't worry, there's still time! Please contact Mrs. Nusse at 608-489-1642 (her new number) or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Everyone who is registered should have received a welcome email from Mrs. Nusse. If you have not received anything yet, please call or email her so she can add you to the contact list. #HSDGoTigers #PlusOne
HS CC meet tonight moved to Maple Grove Country Club in West Salem.
Junior High Football at Brookwood tonight has been cancelled. Practice will be at 3:30.
Are you or someone you know in need of a bicycle? Well, look no further! 🚴♂️ The Hillsboro Bike Shop is an after-school program comprised of fourth and fifth grade students who volunteer their time to repair their bikes and bikes for people in need. In addition to serving people locally, they collaborate with a similar program in Reedsburg to donate bikes to people all over the world ! If you are interested in receiving a bicycle, please click the link below and fill out the request form. Hurry, supplies are limited! If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Johnson at email@example.com or 489-1638. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd344cZehr93RMENu4LD8iOCLJN3pDvhHu_treP8MTIotcD6g/viewform #HSDGoTigers #GivingBack
There will be a Homecoming dinner at MS/HS and District Open House from 4:30-6:30 Friday night. All attendees will eat free and gain free entry to the Homecoming game if they bring a non-perishable food donation. Open House will be held again on Saturday, 2:00-4:00.
Who is ready for the field trip to the American Players Theatre tomorrow?! Ms. Madden's AP Literature class is getting ready to see William Shakespeare's comedy Twelfth Night. They are currently getting to know the characters, making connections, learning background knowledge, and reading a summary of the play. Ms. Madden wants to make sure students dress for the weather tomorrow! Cool in the morning but it will warm up quickly during the afternoon. Sunglasses, a hat, and maybe even sunscreen are a must and don't forget to bring a lunch/snacks. We'll be stopping at Peck's on the way back to school. #HSDGoTigers
Join us this weekend for our Community Open Houses! We have done so much to update and improve our school buildings and we want to show the community what we've accomplished thus far. Everything from a bathroom remodel to a new courtyard play area - we want to show it all! These open houses will take place on Friday, September 20th, from 4:30-6:30 pm as well as Saturday, September 21st, from 2-4 pm. We hope you can join us!
We need your help welcoming another new member to our Tiger team! Angela Clearfield has joined us at Hillsboro Elementary as an Early Childhood teacher. "I have a degree in Early Childhood Special Education from the UW-Madison. I have recently returned from teaching abroad for 17 years! My family resides in the Richland county area and I have returned home to be with family and friends. I am grateful for the varied teaching experiences I have had and for the continued learning experience that every new year brings. I feel Honored to be a part of the Hillsboro elementary team and I am looking forward to a fantastic school year in the EC classroom!" Welcome to Hillsboro Angela! #HSDGoTigers
Just a friendly reminder that tomorrow is Picture Day.
The high school took a step into upgraded technology, for the training of students, with this HAAS CNC mill! Students will be able to design functional parts on laptops, covert to code, then produce parts in metal on this new machine. Many manufacturing facilities utilize machines like this one to produce high quality precision parts. It also came with three simulators for students to learn coding and program set up in the classroom. What an amazing opportunity for students to learn how to use this valuable technology. Proud to be a Tiger! #HSDGoTigers
Don't forget to take advantage of the Universal Free Breakfast at the elementary school! This is a well-balanced, healthy, and delicious option for students that includes protein, whole grain, milk, fruit and vegetables.🍇🥦🍌 When students eat a healthy breakfast, they are better prepared to learn throughout the day! #HSDGoTigers #HealthyLiving
Don’t forget to order your Homecoming t-shirts by Tuesday, September 10th! Order forms are available in the office or you can find the link below. #HSDGoTigers #HillsboroHomecoming2019 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1XajWfVQUl8VCbriqgRxqw3mFzEF-mlmN/view
Plus One is registering for the 2019-2020 school year! The first day will be Monday, September 16th. Please contact Yanula Nusse with any questions or information at firstname.lastname@example.org. #HSDGoTigers #PlusOne
The Riverdale Flag Football 🏈 Tournament is one month away! If you are interested in participating in the tournament please fill out the attached registration form by September 30th. The entry fee is $50 per team and the tournament will be held on October 6th at 9am at the Riverdale High School (Muscoda, WI). If you have any questions, please call Butch Layton at 608-604-1429 or Bill Schramm at 608-604-2005. #HSDGoTigers For more information on the rules of the tournament, click the following link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Zvj4gB1dxlC1cm_R0wsX4X-e9QtSm5_O
𝐒𝐄𝐍𝐈𝐎𝐑𝐒 𝐀𝐍𝐃 𝐏𝐀𝐑𝐄𝐍𝐓𝐒 🎓 All Seniors will be measured for their caps & gowns on Wednesday, September 11th at 9:15am. They will also receive information packets for ordering related graduation items (announcements, gear etc.) which should be brought home and REVIEWED WITH PARENT(S). Please make arrangements to have your order form turned in to our Jostens representatives at school on Tuesday, September 17th between the hours of 8:52-9:28am OR ordered on-line at jostens.com by no later than September 24th to avoid a late fee. 𝐒𝐎𝐏𝐇𝐎𝐌𝐎𝐑𝐄𝐒 𝐀𝐍𝐃 𝐏𝐀𝐑𝐄𝐍𝐓𝐒 💍 On Wednesday, September 11th at 8:52am your student will receive information about ordering their Class Ring. Please either go online at jostens.com to design and place your ring order OR turn in your order form at school on Tuesday, September 17th between the hours of 8:52-9:28am. If you have any questions - Please contact Jostens @ 1-800-567-8367 or jostens.com #HSDGoTigers
Sports Update:(9/3) JV Football vs. Melrose-Mindoro start time has been moved to 5:30pm.
Say cheese! 😃🧀 Picture day is on Friday, September 13th and retakes are scheduled for Friday, October 11th. Click the link below for easy online ordering: https://my.lifetouch.com/mylifetouch/pictureDayId/EVTJQJRK6
6th Grade orientation will be held at 6pm on August 28th in the MS/HS Cafeteria, Freshmen orientation will be held at 7pm on August 28th in the MS/HS Cafeteria.
Reminder: Back-to-School/Open House at Elementary and MS/HS from 4-6:30pm on August 28th.
A number of Hillsboro staff attended the Endless Possibilities conference at UW-Whitewater this summer. The conference offered sessions on supporting students with learning disabilities. It was a very motivational and informative day! Pictured below are a few of the elementary staff members that attended. #HSDGoTigers
The local Roosters Car Club is once again hosting their annual Fire In The Hills car show in Yuba on August 31st! Children ages 4-9 are welcome to participate in the Pedal Car race Saturday morning. Parents/Guardians may sign them up at the registration tent the morning of the event. Every participant will receive FREE a book, thanks to Hillsboro C.A.R.E.S and Hillsboro Elementary Title Reading. Trophies for First Place winner in each age group! Go Tigers! #HSDGoTigers #PedalCarRaces
It's not too late to host an international high school student for this year! Cultural Academic Student Exchange has a few really great students left to place, would you consider opening your home? Kindly contact Heidi Overson at email@example.com or 608-792-3810 for a list of students available and for an application. Placements can be finalized within days if you're approved. Thanks Tigers! #HSDGoTigers #StudentExchange
Who is ready for some Friday night lights?! 🏈 If you're planning on purchasing athletic passes please make sure to do so BEFORE the first football game this Friday versus Potosi. Go Tigers! PRICING PACKAGES: Family: $60 Couple: $50 Adult: $30 Non-enrolled minor: $20 Student Pre-K-5th: Free w/ accompanying adult Student: 6-12: Free w/ ID Senior (60+): Free with Senior Citizen Scenic Bluff Conference Pass #HSDGoTigers #TigerFootball
NEW STAFF PROFILE | We are adding another Tiger to our team! Help us welcome Renee Reuter as our new Elementary Physical Education Teacher! Renee grew up in Reedsburg, WI and attended Upper Iowa University, Morehead State University, as well as UW La Crosse. Her hobbies include playing volleyball, coaching her daughter, knitting, and kayaking. When asked why she is excited to start teaching in Hillsboro, this is what she had to say: "I look forward to building positive relationships with my students, parents, and my colleagues. I love the small town/school atmosphere where everyone is very welcoming and treats you like family." Welcome Renee, we are so excited to have you as a part of our Tiger family! #HSDGoTigers
Here's our first before and after reveal! Not only are the weeds gone forever, but the elementary courtyard now has colored/stamped concrete on half and a rubber playground surface installed by Adventureturf on the other half. This will make a great new outdoor learning space for our amazing students! #HSDGoTigers #FutureOfHillsboroSchools
The Summer School Breakfast (8:00-8:45) and Lunch (11:45-12:30) program will be serving out of the Elementary building August 20th-22nd.
The MS/HS building will be closed August 19th-21st for a scheduled power outage. Thank you for your understanding.
Do you spy a familiar face in this photo?! Our very own Jenny Barreau has been selected to be a Bitsbox Ambassador along with four other educators. Bitsbox teaches kids ages 6-12 to love coding and they choose five teachers from across the country to work with their educational products. Way to go Jenny, we're so proud! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Who is ready to enjoy an evening full of literacy-based activities?! Join us for our Lovin' Literacy Community Event on August 21st sponsored by Hillsboro Elementary and Hillsboro Public Library! There will be a chance to win a back to school goodie-bag stocked with pantry items as well as some school supplies. Be sure to get your raffle ticket for the goodie-bag drawing when you come! Check out the photo below for more information. We hope to see you there! #HSDGoTigers
A reminder from Ms. Sullivan to Junior High Volleyball Players: All JH Volleyball players must have either an up to date physical or alternate year turned in to Ms. Davey in the office before the first practice on September 3rd. Ms. Davey can tell you what paperwork you need.
Upcoming Events: August 22nd at 7:00PM: Athletic & Activities Handbook Meeting in HS Cafeteria for parents and students involved in extra/co-curriculars. August 28th from 4-6:30PM: Back-to-School/Open House at Elementary and MS/HS.
nterest in becoming a positive public figure for the community? Winning a scholarship? Participating in parades and community events? Resume builder? Making memories? Miss Labor Day 2019-2020 is right around the corner! If you are interested, please contact Shania Landsinger at 608-553-1774 or through Facebook messenger. You must let Shania know by Wednesday, August 14th at 6pm it you plan to participate. Thank you! #HSDGoTigers #MissLaborDay
NEW STAFF PROFILE | We need your help in welcoming another new staff member to our District! Cassidy Mitchell will be joining our Tiger team as a Social Emotional Learning Coach. Cassidy attended UW La Crosse but was born and raised in Reedsburg. Her hobbies include camping, hiking with her dog, Paxton, spending time with friends and family, crafting, having a garden and taking care of her plants! When asked what she is most looking forward to while working in the Hillsboro School District, this is what she had to say: "I am looking forward to teaching in Hillsboro because everyone has already been so supportive and encouraging! It is really important for me to feel part of a team and that we are all in this together, for the kids. From talking to other teachers in the District, I can already tell that this is really important, so I am really excited! I can't wait to meet everyone!" Welcome Cassidy! #HSDGoTigers
We are beyond excited to see CharacterStrong co-founder, Houston Kraft, as the face of BBQ Lay's! What an incredible opportunity to be a part of the Lay's "Smiles" campaign! #HSDGoTigers #TigerPround #SmileWithLays https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=685886048550219&id=133563023782527
Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital is hosting a Safe@Home program for students! Safe@Home is designed for students in grades 4-6 to prepare them to be safe when they are home alone. They will learn how to practice safe habits, how to prevent unsafe situations, and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies. Safe@Home will take place on Friday, August 23rd from 9-11am. Class registration is $15. To register, please call 608-547-6006. Don't miss out on this great opportunity! #HSDGoTigers
19-20 Hillsboro School District Athletic Passes are now available for purchase at the MS/HS office. #HSDGoTigers
Junior High Football Announcement: August 21st: First Practice - Equipment handout only (3:30-5:00). Several pairs of Football cleats available for try on. August 22nd & August 23rd: Practice (3:30-5:00).
Dear Elementary Families, We hope you are having a great last few weeks of summer. We wanted to let everyone know that class lists will be posted on the front doors by the end of the day on Friday, August 23. Pre-K families will receive information in the next week about AM or PM assignments and transportation. All other transportation information will be provided upon finalization of bus routes. We are looking forward to a fantastic 2019-2020 school year! Mrs. Herek
Auditions for The Wizard of Oz are almost here! 👠🌈 These auditions will be for ALL roles including ensemble roles. 𝐖𝐇𝐎: Any Hillsboro High School student entering grades 9-12. (Being enrolled in choir is not a requirement but highly recommended) 𝐖𝐇𝐄𝐍: Tuesday, August 13th from 7-9 pm (High School Students Only) Thursday, August 22nd at 6pm (2nd-8th graders as munchkins & other possible roles) Thursday, August 22nd at 7:30 pm (HS Students who couldn’t make the August 13th Auditions) Friday, August 23rd (Call Backs if needed) 𝐖𝐇𝐄𝐑𝐄: Hillsboro High School Choir Room. Please use rear band room door entrance. 𝐀𝐔𝐃𝐈𝐓𝐈𝐎𝐍 𝐑𝐄𝐐𝐔𝐈𝐑𝐄𝐌𝐄𝐍𝐓𝐒: Come PREPARED to sing a solo song of your choice a cappella. Prepared auditions demonstrate reliability and responsibility. All roles, including ensemble, must do this and you will be asked to read if auditioning for a part with lines. 𝐒𝐇𝐎𝐖 𝐃𝐀𝐓𝐄𝐒: November 15th & 16th, 2019. You must be available for performance dates. Don’t be afraid to try something out of your comfort zone, especially if you participated in past productions! If you will be on vacation or can not get out of a prior obligation for the audition dates, please contact Paula Parker so she can find a different time/day for you to audition if needed. If there are any questions, please contact director Paula Parker at firstname.lastname@example.org #HSDGoTigers #TheWizardOfOz
The first day of Jr. High Football practice is August 21st from 3:30 to 5pm! It will be equipment issue only. There are several football cleats in like new shape for any students that would like to try some on. Practice will start at 3:30 on August 22nd and 23rd and will run for about an hour and a half. If there are any further questions, please contact Coach Thyne at 608-479-0391. #HSDGoTigers #FootballSeason
NEW STAFF PROFILE | Good morning Tigers! We need your help in welcoming another new staff member to our District! Please help us in welcoming Lourdes Belmares as an Elementary Special Education teacher. Lourdes attended Western Governors University while working as a teacher assistant with the School District if Reedsburg. She was born in Mexico and has lived in Reedsburg since 1998. She loves to spend time with her sons, Alexander (12) and Romeo (8), and my husband. Their favorite family activities are traveling ✈️ and going to the movies! 🎥 When we asked Lourdes why she is looking forward to teaching in Hillsboro, this is what she had to say: "I'm very excited to start my teaching career with the Hillsboro School District! Everyone I have met has been very welcoming and made me feel right at home. I'm eager to meet students, parents, coworkers and people around the community as I begin a new chapter in my life." We are so excited for you to join our Tiger family! #HSDGoTigers
Calling all Hillsboro Community and surrounding area members, alumni, parents, students 7-12, that play instruments! The Hillsboro Area Community Band will begin on Monday August 12th at 7 PM in the HS band room. Please sign up using the following link, even if you cannot attend this Monday meeting, as it will guarantee contact from Mr. Bartsch while decisions are being made regarding rehearsal dates, concert cycles, and more. Thank you! #HSDGoTigers #HillsboroCommunityBand https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfm6x-ft1loFYZEFub19JFI-TGsgBLR5vW58vt56mnkFTln9w/viewform
We cannot believe that it is almost August! Here are some quick links to the elementary and middle school supply lists just in time for the first day of school. These lists can also be found on our website at www.hillsboroschools.org. Elementary School Supply Lists: shorturl.at/bquD0 Middle School School Supply Lists:shorturl.at/hHKSV
Our teachers are hard at work this summer attending professional development trainings to provide the best education and opportunities for our amazing Tigers! Jennifer Gibbons is attending a 5-day AP Computer Science Principles course training at Marquette University hosted by Code.org. She received a generous $2,500 scholarship from them in order to participate in this amazing opportunity! This training is part of the preparation needed to teach the AP Computer Science Principles course which will be offered for the first time this fall. #HSDGoTigers will learn how the internet represents and transmits digital information, explore the fundamentals of programming, big data, data security, and build apps to solve real-world problems. We are extremely excited to be offering this course this fall and can't wait to get started!
Minor League Baseball practice today has been cancelled.
Summer Rec Reminder: Minor League Baseball bus will leave for Mauston at 9:15 tomorrow.
Can you believe it is that time of year already?! Our Back-to-School Night is just over a month away! The Elementary and MS/HS will be having their back to school night on 𝐀𝐮𝐠𝐮𝐬𝐭 𝟐𝟖𝐭𝐡 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝟒-𝟔:𝟑𝟎 𝐩𝐦. Sixth grade orientation will be held that same day at 6 pm and ninth grade orientation will be at 7 pm. We can't wait to see everyone! #HSDGoTigers
It's that time of year again...getting ready for the tractor pull!! K & K Furniture in Richland Center is donating 4 recliners this year along with a chair side stand. There are 2 choices in chair colors and 5 choices in stand colors. Four sessions, four chances to win! Tickets are available in the Hillsboro High School Office - $5/book of 5 tickets. Proceeds from these ticket sales will benefit Hillsboro Schools (Cross Country, Football and Volleyball). Tickets sold at the Tractor Pull will be split between Hillsboro, Royall and Wonewoc-Center Schools. #HSDGoTigers #TractorPull2019
The Hillsboro Band Program is looking to begin a Community Band this summer! If you are a current band student, alumni, or a community member that plays or used to play an instrument, now is the time to dust it off! They would meet once a week and are looking for input on what time would be best for everyone. Please take a moment to click the link below and fill out the poll before 7 pm Sunday, July 21st. Thank you Tigers! 𝐏𝐎𝐋𝐋>> https://doodle.com/poll/t5cugu4auicyred5
Don't forget about the Fourth Annual Hillsboro Golf Outing coming up on August 3rd! 🏌️♂️ If you're interested in participating in this event, click the link below and return the registration form by July 26th. All the proceeds benefit Hillsbobo Athletics and we can't wait to see everyone there! For more information please contact Kelly Ravenscroft at email@example.com #HSDGoTigers #HillsboroGolfOuting2019
Everything has been pushed back one hour for the Senior League Softball tournament in Necedah today. Bus will now leave at 9:00, and first game will be at 10:15.
Summer Rec Reminder: T-Ball and Soft Toss games tonight at home, starting at 5:30. T-Ball will play on Football Field, Soft Toss on Baseball Field.
Looking for some new activities to do with the kiddos this summer? Check out these awesome summer activities for kids! They include outdoor games, summer crafts, fun science projects and much more! #HSDGoTigers #Summertime https://www.prudentpennypincher.com/summer-activities-for-kids/?utm_medium=social&utm_source=pinterest&utm_campaign=tailwind_tribes&utm_content=tribes&utm_term=682431460_26844342_200128&fbclid=IwAR1HlyW1veuQo63TWe80hWf4x3dMvfuir-OJ0XtNokIuyRINXm2SRlSSwAM
Summer Rec Reminder: Little League Baseball home game tomorrow.
NEW STAFF PROFILE | Good morning Tigers! We need your help in welcoming another new staff member to our District! Ms. Cathy Wildes will be joining us as a fourth grade teacher. Cathy graduated from UW-Platteville but actually grew up on a family farm in Kendall, WI. She has four beautiful children, Tyrus, Tucker, Trey, and Brooklyn. She enjoys watching her children play sports, loves playing volleyball 🏐, crafting ✂️, building campfires 🔥, and watching the Brewers play ball ⚾️! When we asked Cathy why she is excited to start working in our District, this is what she had to say: "I am excited to join the Hillsboro School District! Everyone has been so welcoming and kind at school and in the community. I am looking forward to meeting the students and staff in August!" We are so happy you have joined our team, Cathy! 🔸◾️ #HSDGoTigers 🔸◾️
Summer Rec Update: Little League Baseball game scheduled for today has been cancelled. Little League Softball vs. New Lisbon will run as scheduled.
Congratulations to Nathan and Matthew who did an amazing job at the National High School Clay Target League in Mason, Michigan! Matthew shot 78 out of 100 and Nathan shot 91 out of 100! It was such a great day and they were able to meet so many talented people from all over the U.S. Congratulations again, you both deserve it! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Summer Rec Update: Senior League Baseball practice is cancelled today.
Summer Rec Reminder: On Tuesday, July 9th, Senior League Softball bus will depart at 8 am, Senior League Baseball bus will depart at 8:10 am.
Summer Rec Update: Minor League Baseball game at Wonewoc has been cancelled.
Summer Rec Update: Senior League Baseball practice is cancelled today.
Summer Rec Update: Little League Softball practice has been cancelled today.
Summer Rec Update: Little League Baseball practice has been cancelled today.
Summer Rec Update: Senior League Softball and Baseball games at Necedah have been cancelled for today.
Summer Rec Update: Little League games have been cancelled for today. Student-athletes that were dropped off to depart can be picked up at this time.
Summer Rec Update: Minor League Baseball Practice is cancelled today.
Summer Rec T-shirts are now available for pickup in the MS/HS office.
Summer Rec Update: The Senior League game at Brookwood scheduled for today has been cancelled.
Summer Rec Update: A reminder that T-ball and Soft Toss games will be held in Wilton at 5:30pm today. Games will be played next to the Community Hall.
Summer Rec Update: Little League, Baseball and Softball games, all scheduled for 1pm today, have been cancelled.
Congratulations to Paige who just completed WSMA State Honors Choir camp! She had a blast meeting new friends from around the state and working with some amazing choral directors. She’s excited to perform on October 24, 2019 at the Overture Center in Madison! Way to go Paige! #HSDGoTigers #TigerProud
Summer Band begins Monday, 7/8 and runs through Friday, 8/16. Please let Mr. Bartsch know if you cannot make a lesson time you signed up for either by phone or email. Marching Band camp will be Tuesday, 8/20 – Friday, 8/23 from 9-12, 8 AM for percussion.
Bridging Brighter Smiles, Inc. will be offering preventative dental care at Hillsboro schools throughout the 19-20 school year. All students 4K-12th grade are encouraged to enroll. To enroll your children simply visit enrollment.bbsmiles.org Call (262) 896 9891 with questions
Summer Rec Update: Little League Baseball practice is cancelled today.
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NEW STAFF PROFILE | We're adding another great staff member to our Tiger team! Please help us welcome the new High School Science/Math teacher, Zak Dray! Zak graduated from Cornell College (majored in chemistry and minored in math), did some grad work in organic chemistry at University of Nebraska - Lincoln, and then got a Master's in Education from University of Wisconsin - La Crosse! He is originally from Onalaska, WI and currently lives in Richland Center. In his free time, he enjoys running, CrossFit, and escape rooms. His goal is to finish a marathon within the next 2 years! When asked what he is looking forward to most in Hillsboro, this is what he said: "I'm looking forward to the new challenge! 've heard great things about the people of Hillsboro and the district itself, and I'm excited to be a part of it!" We are so excited for you to join our team Zak! #HSDGoTigers
The music trip to New York has already been a great success! These #HSDGoTigers have explored Times Square as well as the Metropolitan Museum after a long 18 hour bus trip! Today, they have already performed for a Veterans Memorial Home and are on their way back to the city to visit Grand Central station & Central Park, eat some Dallas Barbeque, and will be ending their day with the Broadway performance of Dear Evan Hansen! Have fun Tigers!
Summer Rec Update: Senior League Baseball practice at 3:30 will be in the HS Gym. TBall and Soft Toss practice for tonight has been cancelled.
Don't forget to take advantage of our Summer Food Program! All children who are 18 years old and younger are eligible to receive FREE meals. Parents or caregivers may also eat with their children for a small price ($2 for breakfast and $3.50 for lunch). The purchasing of adult tickets can be done in the District Office between 7:30am-3:30pm Monday-Friday. Meals will be served in the Hillsboro High School Cafeteria on the following dates: June 17-20 June 24-27 July 1-3 August 13-15 August 20-22 Breakfast will be served from 8-8:45 am and lunch will be served from 11:45am-12:30pm. If you are attending lunch, please call the kitchen office at 608-489-1518 by 9:30am. #HSDGoTigers #SummerFun
Reminder: school will be dismissed at 2PM today (6/7/19). Have a great summer!
Aloha Tigers! 🌺 Don't forget about the Elementary Hawaiian Family Dance tomorrow night, June 6! The dancing will begin at 4:30 pm in the Elementary gym. This amazing gathering is sponsored by 5th Grade Leadership and Tiger Pride. There will be music, prizes, snacks, and loads of fun! You must attend with a parent or adult. Dress in your best Hawaiian outfit if you'd like. Hope to see everyone there! #HSDGoTigers
If you are planning on excusing your student for the rescheduled Baseball game tomorrow, please email Mary Stanek at firstname.lastname@example.org
Reminder: Blood Drive today at the Community Center in Hillsboro from 10:30-4:30. Walk-ins welcome.
SPORTS UPDATE: The Baseball Sectional today at Riverdale HS vs. Bangor has been rescheduled to tomorrow at 11:15. The Baseball team will not play today.
Correction...Track & Field Awards will be on Thursday, June 6.
NOW92one FM will be broadcasting both baseball games tomorrow! The game can also be heard by Tiger fans anywhere in the world via our webstream at wrjc.com. Coverage will begin at 11am with pregame tomorrow! #HSDGoTigers
Track Update: Hillsboro Boys took 14th place in the 4x100, and HHS Junior Hannah Munson qualified for Finals.
Summer School Reminder | Don’t forget to send in your registration to the office! June program includes math activities, reading activities, technology, arts and crafts. Breakfast and lunch available for all children under the age of 18! For questions please feel free to contact Yanula Nusse at 608-479-0089. #HSDGoTigers
Sports Update: Baseball Regional Final vs.Cashton today, 5:00pm at Hillsboro High School.
Because the Memorial Service has been relocated to the HHS gym, the band should report now to the band room at 10:10 instead.