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JROTC Leads Pledge for HPS Board
HPS Welcomes Faculty & Staff to New School Year!
BUS SCHEDULE for FALL 2014
Almost Ready! "New" Longview Prepares to Open!
Summer Reading Camp offers Pages of Fun!
Tenth in the Series: Rookie Teachers
HHS Swimmers Celebrate Stellar Year
Teacher Wins Technology Grant from CenturyLink
HHS Track to Compete at State 3A Championship!
School Nutrition Employee Week!
Longview Faculty Tours New School!
National Teacher Appreciation Week! (May 5-9)
“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” Performance
Spring Break Schedule
Little Read Reception
HCAM Radio Commercial Features 2 Students
Grandview’s Greek Mythology Immersion
Worldly Scholars at Southwest Elementary
Viewmont Elementary Wins Battle of the Books!
Breaking News! Dr. Hart announces retirement
Statewide 10-Point Grading Scale
Happy on a Rainy Day!
HPS Annual Report 2014 Released
2014 HPS Annual Report Released
SPECIAL OLYMPICS 2015!
Hickory’s Ruff Signs to Run for Coker College
HPS Education Foundation Awards Nine Grants
Fit for Motion Graduation 2015
Tina Clark Wins HPS Teacher of the Year!
HCAM students win state honors at SkillsUSA
2015 - HPS 2nd Graders Get Fit!
Ferguson Wins Rotary's 2015 Teacher of the Year
Superintendent Announces Administrative Changes
JROTC Serves Honor Flight Veterans in DC
HHS Juniors Accepted to NC Governor's School
Art Students Interviewed on WHKY Radio!
Flag Raising Ceremony by HHS Army JROTC!
Dr. Hart Recognized by County Commissioners
Golden Apple Awards--McCluney is HPS Winner!
HHS Class of 2015 Awards Ceremony!
HPS Board of Education Recognitions May 26, 2015
Awards Ceremony at HCAM -- May 28, 2015
Successful Drive Sends Principal Goat Kissing!
Charter's TV show features Dr. Hart's reflections
HCAM Junior Leads Pledge for HPS Board
Dr. Howerton Retires as Principal of Grandview
HHS Class of 2015--By the Numbers
HCAM Class of 2015 -- By the Numbers!
The Notable Nine Achieve Excellence
Trina Williams to Retire
HCAM Graduation 2015--Congrats!
HHS Student of the Year -- "Gibby"
HHS Tornado Seniors Storm to the Finish Line!
HPS Summer Programs Discussed at WHKY Radio
HPS Honors 2015 Retirees
Oakwood 2nd Graders Celebrated Baby Chicks
Viewmont's AP Featured as "Father of the Year"
Turner Selected as Hickory High AP
Dr. Howerton Recognized by HPS Board
HCAM Junior Heads for Boston Leadership
Public Notice of Specially Called Meetings of BOE
WCNC Interviews HHS AD and Head Football Coach
A Christmas Past
RESCHEDULED! Multicultural Day at Southwest
Tonight! Lunch Buddy Celebration at Northview!
Middle School Tournament TONIGHT!
HCAM Presents "Freedom Riders" this Friday
Make-up Day Announced (for missed day on 3.7.14)
NC Teaching Fellows Visit Hickory Public Schools
"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" this Week!
Longview gets air time on WJZY
3-Hour Delay on Thursday, 2.19.15
Unique fundraiser at Jenkins for diabetes
HPS Recognizes Frye Regional Medical Center
Blood Drive at Jenkins Elementary
Taco Time at Longview Elementary!
Basketball Tournament UPDATE: CANCELLED!
Northview Wins Middle School Battle of the Books
Golden Helmet Award
Nominations Accepted-- Math & Science Teaching
McCrea Wins HPS Spelling Bee – Again!
Protecting Our Valuable Resources
HPS Annual Report Available to Community
Reception this Monday at 6 PM for Jeff Mackie (Click for details)
WHKY Hosts Trio of Senior State Champs
Parent Survey -- Available Online!
HPS Tech Team Attends Future Ready Summit
Hickory’s Finley to Play Tennis for UNCA
HPS Board Meeting -- Photo Highlights
HCAM Students Visit Mars Hill University
Spring Break Basketball Camp at HHS
HCAM offers Tours -- Applications Due March 13
Basketball Tournament Postponed
Spring Break Schedule 2015
ACT Parent Info Session Feb. 17!
Thank you -- HPS Community Partners!
"I Choose Public Schools"
Public School CHOICE Fair--Great Success!
HCAM Photography Wins GRAND PRIZE!
Preschool Applications Available for 2015-2016
Jenkins Wins HPS Elementary Battle of the Books!
HHS Volleyball on Saturday
Stop Rx Abuse PSA Competition
Auditions Set for "Rotarian Idol"
Celebrating Black History Month
HCAM Cosmetology Academy Wins Two Awards!
HCAM Open House Schedule
Grandview Students Win MLK.Essay Contest
Calendar Update Announced!
NEW STATE CHAMPS--HHS WOMEN'S BASKETBALL!
DIGITAL LEARNING DAY!
HPS 8th Grade Visit to High Schools
BRAIN BATTLE: HHS Quiz Bowl Team Featured
HeartFelt Dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness
Grandview Presents..."The Little Mermaid, Jr."
HPS CLOSED WEDNESDAY for Students, Optional workday
HHS JROTC Presents Colors for NBA
Northview Wins Battle of the Books!
Bus Driver Appreciation Week!
HHS Quiz Bowl Team Wins First in North Carolina!
HPS Curriculum Conference
Tornado Girls Basketball = Conference Champs!
Leadership 2000 Accepting Applications
HHS Featured on Charter's Catawba Communities
Read Across America Kicks-Off at HPS!
Monday Music Concerts Across Hickory
NEW SCHEDULE: Southwest Multicultural Day
Radio Interview: HCAM Accepting Applications!
HPS Celebrates the Army JROTC Ball!
Northview selected as "School to Watch"
NC School Report Cards 2013-2014 Available
December Board Meeting Filled with Recognition and Appreciation!
Thank you -- CORNING!
HHS Athlete Earns Full Ride
School Bus Driver Appreciation Week!
HPS Dropout Rate Historic Low
Advertising & Graphic Design Academy at HCAM!
HPS Employees Recognized for Service
HCAM Culinary Academy Prepares Thanksgiving
Tornado Teams Advance to 2nd Round!
Viewmont Wins Elementary Battle of the Books
Visit the HPS Facebook page for news updates!
HPS Board of Education Meeting -- Reception
Photos from Farewell Reception for Jeff Mackie
Oakwood Guests on WHKY First Talk Radio
"Dreams" Dinner Theatre this Friday, March 7
PreK and Preschool Applications Available
Tornado Senior Picked for Emory & Henry
HPS Honors 2013-2014 Retirees
Longview Students Lead Pledge
A message from Dr. Walter Hart
HHS Swim Team Shines at Conference!
Bus Driver Training in December
Jay Robinson Leadership Awards -- Nominations
Oakwood Talent Joins LRU for "Ragtime!"
Oakwood Students Make their Mark as Scientists!
Herfurth Selected for All Star Soccer
Breland Wins Rotary's "Teacher of the Year!"
Rookie Teachers--What do they have in common?
HHS Women's Swim Team Wins Conference
Kiwanis Donates Dictionaries to HPS Students
SAT Scores Increase
Two Hickory Choral Students Among Best in NC
HHS Girls Basketball Heads to Greensboro!
HHS Football Receives Memorial Donation
Cameron Grace Wins HPS Teacher of the Year!
HPS Teachers Finish First Year
New AP Selected for HCAM
HHS Drum Majors
Read to Achieve at HPS!
March 4th--Southwest Multicultural Event!
Longview Students Care for U.S. Flag
Young Heroes of Hickory Present to HPS Board
2nd in the Series: RookieTeachers
New HHS Head Football Coach Announced
HHS Honors Ensemble
Homemade Yeast Rolls for your Holiday Table!
3rd in the Series: Rookie Teachers
HPS Teachers Advance in Technology
STAY SAFE. SPEAK UP!
PUBLIC SCHOOL CHOICE FAIR!
Witherspoon Among Top Players in NC!
Ruff Recognized by NCHSAA
HHS Senior Ready to Play Football at LRU
5th in the Series: Rookie Teachers
HPS Accountability Results Reveal Progress
School Board Appreciation Month!
HPS Educator Authors Children’s Book
Kiwanis Donates Dictionaries to HPS 3rd Graders!
HCAM Dinner Theatre Postponed
Dr. Spearman Awarded Champion for Children
HPS Pilots 1:1 Technology at HCAM
HCAM Graduation 20014
HCAM Forensics Academy Ranks 7th in Nation!
HPS PARENTS! Parent Portal Available
Meet the newest member of the Board of Education
News You Need to Know
Grandview Musical Scheduled for Saturday ONLY
"We will NOT bully!" HHS kicks-off program
JROTC Offers Pre-Memorial Day Celebration
HHS Senior Awards Night
Sixth in the Series: Rookie Teachers
Cheerleaders, Band, JROTC, Football, Homecoming Court--More than 300 Photos!
Are you smarter than a sixth grader?
In a land not so far away
Special Veterans Day at Oakwood
Saturday Girls' BB Game Moved to 3 PM - G'boro
HPS eLeaders Present to Board of Education (1)
Special Celebration for Southwest 5th Graders!
Seventh in the Series: Rookie Teachers
Ridgeview's 1964 Untouchables Reunion
‘What Matters Most’ Focus of Education Foundation
Steve White Motors Donates to Southwest Elementary
Hickory's Salazar Signs to Play for Cape Fear
Kiwanis Donates Dictionaries
Tornado Girls Headed for State Final!
Chili it is -- hmmm….good!
Football Camp Scheduled for July 28-30
Eighth in a Series: Rookie Teachers
Kindergarten Students Discover Technology
HPS SAT Scores Above NC and Nation!
HHS Basketball Athletes Receive Scholarships
Art Donated to Hickory High by Class of ‘58
READY Accountability Report Released
Thursday, 3.13 -- HCAM Hosts Community Event!
Congrats, Dr. Sims!
Pre-Memorial Day Flag Raising Ceremony!
Ninth in the Series: Rookie Teachers
Coach Blake to lead HHS Wrestling
Oakwood's Walk to School Day!
Leadership 2000 Accepting Applications (1)
Hale Selected as South Sectional Coach of the Year
Kid Connection Honors Jenkins Principal
HCAM Dinner Theatre Rescheduled for this Friday
Jenkins student reaches out to help less fortunate
HHS Senior Student-Athletes Recognized
Finley WINS Homecoming Crown!
Ryan McCreary Top 10 Under Forty!
HPS Students Perform at NC Honors Chorus
Northview Students Experience Hour of Code
HHS Golfers Prove to be Champs!
Longview Elementary Construction
Academic Banquet Features Hip-Hop Doctor!
Women's Basketball Summer Camp at HHS
KINDERGARTEN: TIME to REGISTER!
Northview Art Students Beautify Campus
HHS Senior Achieves Top Score on ACT!
Black Named as Kid Connection Principal of Year
HPS Announces Spelling Bee Champ!
Are you brighter than a Northview student?
Top Two Student-Athletes Receive Accolades
HPS Featured in Charter's Catawba Communities
Two Hickory Schools Make State Chorus
NATIONAL NURSES WEEK!
HHS Golfer Advances to State 3A Championship!
Farewell Performance for HHS Orchestra Seniors
Reading Camp offers Pages of Fun!
Service League Donates to Longview
Northview Middle Selected for NC Lighthouse Award
HCAM Culinary & Photography
College Admission Seminar May 14th!
HCAM Alumni First to Complete CVCC Education
HPS Board of Education Recognizes eLeaders
HPS eLeader Academy Kicks-Off Third Year
HPS Communications Liaisons Share Good News
Grandview Middle Kicks-Off Bullying Prevention
County Sports Banquet includes HHS Athletes
Mission Possible at Oakwood
Congrats to Trina Williams!
Jenkins Wins Supplies from Frye Hospital!
Latino Night at Oakwood Elementary
HHS Basketball Wins Classic Championships!
HPS eLeaders Present to Board of Education
HCAM Crowns Prom King & Queen
Northview Orchestra Students Perform in Boone
6th grade students--Required Tdap Vaccine
Pleasant Selected for All-State Soccer
2013 Hickory High Homecoming
“Outgoing” Teacher of the Year Receives Surprise!
Hickory High Golfer to Play for LRU
New AP Announced at Grandview Middle!
Special Reading Event for 3rd Graders & Parents!
Northview Principal Interviewed on WHKY
HHS Students Accepted to Governor’s School
Back-to-School Schedule of Events!
HHS Senior to Perform in Macy's Parade!
Dr. Hart Invited to White House Summit!
Northview Students Make Blanket for Homeless
HPS 2nd Graders Get Fit!
Northview Excels at Math Tournament
GOOGLE SUMMIT for Educators Kicks-Off!
Northview's Dischiavi Wins Principal of the Year
Oakwood Staff Leads Cookies & Caroling
Northview Art Student Receives National Award
Flag Raising Ceremony, Friday May 23
HHS Seniors Honored for Academic Excellence
HCAM Forensics Academy Featured in Local News
Wizard of Oz Opens Nov. 14 at SALT Block
Read to Achieve Reading Night a Huge Success!
HPS Science Showcase Winners Announced
Hickory Teacher Selected as SC Airman of the Year
HCAM Wins Awards at State Competition!
New Teachers Hired at Hickory Public Schools
HHS Wrestling Team Takes 2nd in Tournament!
HPS Accepting Donations for Prom Closet
New Assistant Principal Selected at Hickory High
2nd Annual Competition - Playhouse Showcase
HPS Earns Top Scholastic Winners
Class of 2014: Graduation Message from Dr. Hart
"A Musical Blast from the Past!" this Thursday!
Southwest Students Receive Bikes from Academy
Oakwood Celebrates Latino Night
HCAM Performance Wed at SALT BLOCK
IB Survey for Middle School Parents
Back-to-School BUS SCHEDULE
Dedicated Choral Teacher and Coach featured in Article
HHS Chorus Performs Holiday Music
HHS Media Center Ribbon Cutting Open to Community!
HHS Band Concert Tuesday, May 20th!
Longview Dedication Ceremony a True Celebration!
Bus Driver Training Dec. 15-17
HHS Freshman Featured in HDR for Tennis
Coach Helms Selected as AP Coach of the Year for NC!
Volleyball Camp at HHS July 14-17
HPS Board of Education Seat Opening - Ward 3
Make-Up Date for HHS Basketball vs Statesville
Dreams Can Come True
Superintendent Hart Highlights HPS Achievements!
HHS JROTC to Lead Hickory Christmas Parade!
Happy Thanksgiving! School Closed Wed-Friday
The Season of Giving
Hickory High Graduation 2014
Celebrating the Longview Lions--Video
Public School CHOICE Fair - Jan. 7th
Tonight! Reception to honor HPS School Board
Hickory Police Dept organizes free Crawdads event!
HCAM Graduation 2014--Congratulations!
HPS Spelling Bee this Thursday at Northview
PUBLIC NOTICE: Called mtg of BOE
Opening Convocation Welcomes Back HPS Team!
Family Time at Southwest Elementary!
Rotarian Idol Auditions Jan 8 and Jan 10
HHS JROTC Performs for Charlotte Knights
Dr. Patterson Addresses "Read to Achieve"
Ice Bucket Challenge at Viewmont
Guess who? Visit Barnes & Noble on Sunday, Dec. 7
HPS on a 2-Hour DELAY on Thursday, 1.8.2015
Cold School Days in Hickory - Jan. 2014!
Longview Lions Roar-In New School Year!
Grandview's Singing Sensations!
Proctor Volunteers Needed
Grandview Middle Supports Carolina Cycle Challenge
Dean of Students Announced at Hickory High
Northview Art Students - Western Regional Champs!
HHS Army JROTC Performs for Panthers
2-Hour Delay on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015
Public Invited to Reception for Coach Wittenberg
Band Performs in NY & Lays Wreath at Tomb
Labor Day Holiday, Monday 9.1.14
HPS Closed for MLK Day, Mon. 1.19.15
Board of Education Meeting Time Change for Feb. 9
JROTC Volunteers for Veterans Stand Down!
Teachers Engage in Learning!
HPS Says Good-bye to Rev. Spearman
4th in the Series: Rookie Teachers
In Remembrance of Jake
Community Survey for New HPS Superintendent!
National Principals' Day this Friday, May 1st!
HPS BOE Recognizes Community Partners
SMART Lunch at HHS = Great Start!
Coach Craft's 400th Win!
HPS Celebrates the U.S. Constitution
Coach Craft's 400th Win for Hickory High!
The ACT: What Should You Know? (TONIGHT!)
HPS Principal of the Year Wraps-Up Term
Thank you --- HPS Maintenance!
HHS Hosts 7th Annual Marching Band Preview
Rigsby Inspires HPS Students!
Play-Off Basketball Rescheduled for Wednesday
Ridgeview's "Untouchables" this Friday Night!
Basketball Play-Offs Rescheduled Again
HPS Closed for Students and Staff on Thursday
GOT MILK? World School Milk Day!
HPS Hosts “Google Summit” for Educators
Longview Elementary Featured on Charter TV
dBREAKING NEWS! HPS closes 2 hours early on Monday
3-HOUR DELAY on FRIDAY, 2.20.15
HPS Closed for Students on Tuesday, 2.24.15
BREAKINGNEWS! 3-HR DELAY on 2.27.15
Memorial Day - May 25, 2015
BREAKING NEWS! HPS Closed on Tuesday!
Tonight's Orchestra Auditions Cancelled
Bus Driver Training March 9 -11, 2015
Pack the Track = Tech Funds!
Basketball Play-Offs Tuesday Night
THURSDAY NIGHT -- CELEBRATING THE ARTS @ HCAM!
Reminder! Special Crawdads Night this Tuesday
Dedication Ceremony at "New" Longview
HHS Women's Basketball Schedule at Regionals
HHS Basketball Wins Regional, Heading for State at Chapel Hill
Flag Raising Ceremony - Friday, May 22 at 11:10 AM
GOOGLE SUMMIT for EDUCATION!
HHS Volleyball DIGS PINK!
Windy City Grill Hosts Tornado Send-Off Wednesday!
Meet the Tornadoes TONIGHT at 6:00 PM!
Thank you--Windy City Grill!
Women's Basketball Leave for State Championship
No School for Students Oct. 30 & 31!
Daylight Saving Time Ends this Weekend!
Proctors Needed -- 6.2.15 and 6.3.15!
November 11th -- Veterans Day
June 22 Board Meeting Time Change
Media Request Form
HPS Newsletters: News You Need To Know
Hickory Career Arts & Magnet
Olweus Bully Prevention Program
School Safety and Health
Credit By Demonstrated Mastery
Hickory Public Schools
PowerSchool is the student information portion of Home Base. In PowerSchool, teachers can access their students' information and launch the PowerTeacher grade book. Administrators have access to print needed reports and access student and staff information. On this page, PowerSchool users will find helpful documents to assist them in the functionality of PowerSchool.
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