Press Release History

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August 10, 2019
Holly Area Schools hosts health and enrollment fair for current and future students
August 6, 2019
HAS welcomes current, prospective Bronchos at Health and Enrollment Fair

Event part of district’s ongoing commitment to health and wellness as 2019-2020 school year nears 

July 26, 2019
Broncho coaching lineup announced for 2019-2020 school year
July 25, 2019
Holly High School band is going to Ireland

Invited to perform at 89th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Dublin.
TriCounty Times Article

July 2, 2019
Many reasons for Broncho pride
June 18, 2019
Patterson Elementary students take virtual field trip as part of STEM experience
June 14, 2019
Patterson Elementary students experience STEM in action during virtual field trip

Partnership with Mahindra Automotive, Oakland Schools part of providing STEM instruction to youngest Bronchos.

June 11, 2019
Patterson Community Garden

The Patterson Community Garden brings together students, families and staff to create a unique and fun science learning experience.  Learn how Patterson is leading the way in the school garden movement in this Detroit News story.

May 21, 2019
Class of 2015 Grad meets Governor Whitmer

 Holly High School Class of 2015 graduate Natalie Singer recently met Governor Gretchen Whitmer while interning for the Visitors Bureau in Grand Haven.  Natalie presented a gift basket to the governor on behalf of the City of Grand Haven.  Way to go, Natalie!

May 14, 2019
Professional Trades and Apprenticeship open house

The Broncho Professional Trades and Apprenticeship Open House gave our students a glimpse into skilled trades opportunities across Michigan.
TriCounty Times Article

May 13, 2019
Broncho Teachers of the Year, Employees of the Year announced

Holly Area Schools teachers, support staff recognized for dedication to helping all students achieve and succeed

May 6, 2019
Holly Area Schools teacher, coach named Broncho Athletic Director
April 29, 2019
2019 Spring Bronch Press

The Spring 2019 Broncho Press is on its way! The new edition provides the latest exciting Broncho news, from an update on summer bond projects, to the latest on elementary STEM and a recap of the Hollywood Robotics season.

Download your copy today!

April 26, 2019
Holly Area Schools showcases skilled trades to students
April 26, 2019
Holly Middle School is officially a Michigan Green School!

HMS received Evergreen Status for the 2018-2019 school year. The recognition goes to schools that participate in 20 or more activities that help improve the environment.
Oakland Schools Website Article 

April 21, 2019
The Holly community came together to fight hunger at the Broncho Empty Bowls event
April 18, 2019
Fourth annual Broncho Empty Bowls fights hunger across Holly community
April 15, 2019
"Empty Bowls" event held to shed light on hunger issues in the community
April 15, 2019
High-tech classes for jobs of the future. Youngest Bronchos learning key STEM principles
April 5, 2019
'Super Can Man' needs your help fighting hunger.
March 29, 2019
Local 7-year-old recognized by food bank.

 ‘Liam is a force of nature and loves making a difference in his community’.
TriCounty Times Article

March 19, 2019
HAS Superintendent explains proactive internet safety measures in all Broncho classrooms
March 8, 2019
Bill to require 'mental health first aid' training for teachers

Our own Ellen Lounds, Administrator of Special Services at Holly Area Schools, explains the importance of addressing the emotional needs of students.
WNEMTV5 Interview

March 8, 2019
Holly High School robotics season kicks into high gear this week

Team Hollywood Robotics slated to compete throughout March in statewide FIRST Robotics tournament

February 19, 2019
Broncho Pride strong over snow days
January 28, 2019
Robotics key to STEM learning at Holly Area Schools
January 25, 2019
Holly Area Schools announces bond construction projects through 2022

Projects kick off this summer as part of voter-approved November 2018 bond proposal.

January 25, 2019
Meet Dakota Beeler

 Main Street Show choir performer • Future educator • Wants to visit Paris or Australia
TriCounty Times Article

January 16, 2019
Has Superintendent explains the key role field trips play in educating students for the future
December 27, 2018
Giving back at Holly Area Schools
December 20, 2018
Holly Area Schools students give back to friends, neighbors over holidays

Students donate more than 1,000 food items, help spread holiday cheer to those in need.

December 17, 2018
Holly Middle School students discover STEM, skilled trades, other career paths

Students get glimpse of 21st century careers during annual Career Day.

December 10, 2018
Holly Area Schools elementary students participate in wellness initiative

Program encourages regular exercise, healthy eating habits for youngest Bronchos

December 3, 2018
HAS elementary students honor local veterans

Students learn about service, songs and sacrifice.

November 30, 2018
Meet Alyssa Johnson

Basketball player • Student leader • Holly student
TriCounty Times Article

November 25, 2018
Superintendent Roper discusses STEM curriclum
November 11, 2018
Holly community approves HAS bond for long-term security, building improvements

Bond will fund school safety, 21st century learning opportunities at Holly Area Schools.

November 4, 2018
Promoting Greater Civility

Learn more about Superintendent Roper’s call for greater civility.
TriCounty Times Article

November 1, 2018
Premier Edition of the Broncho Press

We are excited to announce the Premier Edition of the Broncho Press - The Official Newsletter of Holly Area Schools!
View your copy here!

October 31, 2018
Meet Joshua Sherrow, a junior at Holly High School
October 30, 2018
Holly Area Schools students march to the top in state band competitions

Broncho marching band earns top honors as it performs in Michigan and across the country.

October 24, 2018
Holly band to perform in 2020 Dublin St. Patrick's Parade
October 7, 2018
Holly Area Schools Superintendent Scott Roper discusses the district’s Leader in Me program
October 2, 2018
Meet Brynn Patrello

Brynn is a senior at Holly High School, has a passion for dance and travel and plans to study psychology and business after graduation.
TriCounty Times Article

September 27, 2018
School safety, 21st century learning focus of Holly Area Schools bond proposal

Proposal for security and building improvements, classroom technology on Nov. 6 ballot

September 5, 2018
Holly Area Schools announces new STEM program for all elementary students

Program will help prepare youngest Bronchos for college and the jobs of tomorrow.

August 29, 2018
Holly Area Schools and teachers reach three-year contract agreement

New contract signals continued stability for students, families and dedicated teachers.

August 22, 2018
Preparing students for career & college, culture of respect top priorities for new HAS chief

Veteran educator Scott Roper announces vision for Holly Area Schools in new school year and beyond.