Press Release History

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November 4, 2020
HAS 2020 audit highlights district’s continued positive fiscal stewardship

Clean audit opinion shows district on strong financial footing, prepared to continue meeting student needs

October 7, 2020
Holly volleyball leads Flint Metro in wins

Congrats to the Broncho volleyball team for a 4-0 start! The defending Flint Metro League champs are highlighted in this MidMichiganNow profile.

August 14, 2020
Broncho community honors former HAS Superintendent Kent Barnes

Barnes demonstrated Broncho Pride before, during and after school, mentored students and educators 

July 24, 2020
Return to Learn Plan

We know that it is important to keep our students and parents updated regarding the upcoming school year. We have continued to move forward in our planning for the start of the 2020 - 2021 school year at an extraordinary pace. In looking forward to August 31st, our district’s leadership team has been developing a comprehensive plan which prioritizes the health and safety of our students and employees.

We will continue to keep you informed every step of the way. It will be important for us to remain flexible and responsive to rapidly changing events. Because of the many layers and depth of this work, there are still details that need to be worked out. Our planning will continue in each area. All updates will continue to be posted on the Return to Learn page. A FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) document that will also be posted on the Return to Learn page.

June 26, 2020
Return to Learn Plan

The Holly Area Schools “Return to Learn” plan invests in the health and safety of our entire Broncho community, and gives our students the tools to succeed. Read more in this Tri-County Times article.

June 19, 2020
Holly community cheers on graduates

Holly High School Class of 2020 has first-of-its-kind graduation parade.  Read more in this Tri-County Times article.

June 17, 2020
Holly High School Honors Graduating Class of 2020 with Community Parade

Holly Community Honors Broncho Class of 2020 with First-of-its-Kind Graduation Parade.  Read more in this Lasco Press article.

May 29, 2020
Bronchos, first responders join forces against COVID-19

Our Broncho community has never been more united.. Read more in this Tri-County Times article.

May 4, 2020
Broncho Pride in the COVID-19 era

Broncho Pride has never been stronger. Our entire Broncho community is doing their part to keep us united during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Read more in this Tri-County Times article.

April 20, 2020
Holly's Walker heading to Southeast Missouri State

Read more in this Tri-County Times article

April 2, 2020
Holly Schools Serving Up Over 1,000 Meals a Day

Free meals program part of district’s dedication to serving Broncho community during COVID-19 pandemic. 
Read more in this Oakland County Times article.

April 1, 2020
Where to find a free meal in Oakland County during coronavirus shutdown

School districts, community centers, nonprofits and other organizations are hosting meal delivery and pick-up spots during the COVID-19 outbreak.  
Read more in this Oakland Press article.

March 24, 2020
HAS Free Meal Pick Up

Holly Area Schools is offering free meal pick ups on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Families will receive two days of meals on Mondays and Wednesdays and three days of meals on Fridays until at least April 3.

February 27, 2020
Bronchos bring Broadway smash ‘Mamma Mia!’ to life

Celebrated musical featuring music of ABBA latest in growing list of successful department productions

February 26, 2020
Holly Area Schools implements new School Resource Officer program

Veteran Holly Police Department Officer Heather Wolkow to bolster district’s commitment to school safety, security.

February 21, 2020
Holly High School Marching Band to perform in Ireland on St. Patrick's Day

Read more in this Oakland Press article.

January 21, 2020
Holly Area Schools to save more than $500,000 through bond refinancing

Sale of $4.665 million in 2020 bonds district’s latest effort to safeguard taxpayer dollars, help all Bronchos succeed

December 20, 2019
Student raises funds for Wreaths Across America

Read more in The Citizen article.

December 14, 2019
Fifth Grader Raises Money for 111 Wreaths for Great Lakes National Cemetery

Read more about our Patterson student in this Oakland County Times article.

December 12, 2019
Holly Area Schools students showcase STEM skills at state event

Our Bronchos showed Michigan lawmakers and business leaders what STEM learning is all about at the Student Technology Showcase! Read more this Oakland Press article.

December 11, 2019
Holly elementary students display STEM skills at statewide Student Technology Showcase

Students demonstrate robotics skills gained in district’s elementary STEM program

November 29, 2019
Broncho end season on high note

Read more in this Tri-County Times article.

November 29, 2019
Holly's Don Pluta inducted into Michigan Wrestling Association Hall of Fame

Read more in this Oakland Press article.