Past Highland Elementary School Postings

The Harlem Wizards Return for Two Games of Family Fun

The Harlem Wizards Return for Two Games of Family Fun

Two players from the world-famous Harlem Wizards visited elementary schools across Abington School District on Monday, March 11 to do a pre-game warm-up assembly in preparation for their March 30 games against the teachers and principals. The assembly consisted of talking with the students about basketball skills, as well as...
Legacy of Longtime Art Teacher Lives on at 22nd Annual Abington Art Fest

Legacy of Longtime Art Teacher Lives on at 22nd Annual Abington Art Fest

Every year, Abington School District hosts its annual Abington Art Fest, an exhibition of student artwork, held in the gymnasium of the Administration Building. More than 750 works of art made entirely by students of all grade levels are on display, and the event also showcases performances from music students...
Reading and Math Converge at Highland Elementary on Pi Day

Reading and Math Converge at Highland Elementary on Pi Day

On Pi Day, Highland Elementary School hosted a kickoff assembly for its "One Book, One Highland" school program, in which for six weeks, all teachers read the same book to their classes simultaneously. Occurring during National Reading Month and fitting for Pi Day, it was unveiled to students that this...
Message Regarding Social Media Challenge

Message Regarding Social Media Challenge

Dear Parents/Guardians, We wanted to make you aware of a recent social media challenge targeting children and young adults called the "Momo Challenge." It has created concern throughout the country due to its disturbing nature. The purpose of this letter is to make you aware of this challenge, provide you...
Highland Junior Flower Show

Highland Junior Flower Show

We are pleased to announce that Highland is hosting the 2019 Junior Flower Show on Thursday, January 24th. This year's theme is "Petal Power." Entries should be sent in on Wednesday, January 23rd. There are over 40 different artistic and horticultural projects that can be done at home. For more...