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Deaton signs to play lacrosse for Belmont Abbey
Posted on 02/08/2019
A strong student-athlete, Aaliyah Deaton, a senior at Hickory High, has been rewarded for her dedicated work ethic. Deaton just signed to play women’s lacrosse for Belmont Abbey College, a historic college, located ten miles west of Charlotte. In 2018, Belmont Abbey was selected as one of the “Best Southeastern Colleges” by The Princeton Review.   READ MORE... about Deaton signs to play lacrosse for Belmont Abbey
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Brenda Rohr earns National Board Certification!
Posted on 02/07/2019
Brenda Rohr, a teacher with Hickory Public Schools, recently achieved National Board Certification, an advanced teaching credential.   READ MORE... about Brenda Rohr earns National Board Certification!
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HPS Bus Drivers Needed! Especially substitute drivers!
Posted on 02/03/2019
HPS is hiring bus drivers! Substitute drivers are needed now!  READ MORE... about HPS Bus Drivers Needed! Especially substitute drivers!
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Dual Language Program to start at Viewmont!
Posted on 01/29/2019
The Dual Language Immersion Program will kick off at Viewmont Elementary this Fall, 2019!  READ MORE... about Dual Language Program to start at Viewmont!
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FREE TUTORING for EVERY GRADE!
Posted on 01/16/2019
Through the Hickory Community Relations Council, a program is now available to assist students from kindergarten through high school.   READ MORE... about FREE TUTORING for EVERY GRADE!
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HPS Announces Interim Principal for Southwest Primary
Posted on 01/11/2019
Southwest Primary School will notice a new face at the helm, officially starting on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Dr. Jennifer B. Cash will serve as the interim school principal for the remainder of the current school year, replacing Mrs. Stephanie Dischiavi, who accepted a position with the NC Department of Public Instruction (DPI).  READ MORE... about HPS Announces Interim Principal for Southwest Primary
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Harper White aced "apricot!" District Spelling Bee Winner!
Posted on 01/10/2019
It’s no longer “calm as a cucumber,” but now we think of Oakwood’s Harper White as the one who “aced that apricot!” With “apricot” and “cafeteria” as her final two words, White won the 2019 Hickory Public Schools Spelling Bee, hosted by Grandview Middle School.   READ MORE... about Harper White aced "apricot!" District Spelling Bee Winner!
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Hickory's Boston wins County's Kicker of the Year!
Posted on 01/07/2019
“When I began kicking, I never thought I would enjoy it as much as I did,” said Boston. “I became the HHS starting kicker and punter for three years and continued to be goalie for soccer.” It’s because of this special talent that Catawba Shoe and WNNC recently recognized Boston as the “Catawba County Kicker of the Year!”   READ MORE... about Hickory's Boston wins County's Kicker of the Year!
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Dr. Graham, BOE chair, shares message for the new year!
Posted on 12/30/2018
The HPS Board Chair, Dr. Bryan Graham, shares goals for 2019.  READ MORE... about Dr. Graham, BOE chair, shares message for the new year!
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Dr. Adell addresses K-64 on UNC-TV
Posted on 12/17/2018
During a featured documentary by UNC-TV, Superintendent Adell addresses the benefits of the K-64 initiative.  READ MORE... about Dr. Adell addresses K-64 on UNC-TV