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We greatly appreciate the generosity of the State Bank and their Change for Kids Program, one of our many community partners, in supporting our students during the holiday season!
Each month, we recognize outstanding Broncho students, parents, staff and community members with the #BronchoPride Award. Learn how you can nominate top-notch Bronchos in this The Oakland Press story.
The first month and a half of school has come and gone and it has been an amazing start to our 2019 - 2020 school year! Read more in our Patterson Family Update Letter.
We are excited to announce the #BronchoPride Award!!
A special recognition for students, parents, staff, and community members of Holly Area Schools.
We are looking for candidates who exemplify PRIDE (perseverance, responsibility, integrity, dedication, and excellence) as well as evidence of promoting a positive, respectful, and supportive Broncho learning environment.
Go to https://forms.gle/KfQG5S2rnkjGH7qy6 to nominate someone today!
Kicking off the 2019-2020 school year with our fall edition of the Broncho Press!
Our School of Choice application window for Trimester 2 will begin November 4th and will be open through November 20th for the 2019-2020 School Year. Trimester 2 will begin November 25th.
Vaping has become a serious health threat and disruptive element in our classrooms and schools. Please read this important letter from our Superintendent.
In an effort to more efficiently communicate your Free and Reduced Food Service Application status, this year we are utilizing a feature in Skyward that will allow us to post your Food Service Status Letter to your wall in Skyward Family Access as well as sending a copy via email. This will allow families to see their application status as soon as the application has been processed.
If you have any questions, please contact our Food Services Office at 248.328.3036.
The School of Choice window for the first trimester will close on Friday, August 23rd. Applications received after this point will not be accepted. Our next School of Choice window will be for students beginning in trimester two.
On the first day of school, grades 1st through 5th will report for class and Kindergarten and Young Fives students will have classroom visits that day.
Our Annual Meet and Greet Event will be held on August 28th from 5:00 to 6:30 pm at each of the elementary buildings.
Teacher assignments will be available for viewing in Skyward after August 26th if you have completed your Skyward Online Verification process. If you need assistance, please contact your student's main office.
Join us for our 4th Annual Health and Enrollment Fair this Saturday, August 3rd! The event is free and open to the community! See you there!
Join us Tuesday, August 20th for Jump Start, an opportunity for Broncho Young Fives and Kindergarten teachers to get to know you and your child. During the event, teachers will conduct a brief academic assessment to best plan for your child’s early education.
Summer Food Service Program. Free meals will be made available to children 18 years of age and under or persons up to age 26 who are enrolled in an educational program for the mentally or physically disabled that is recognized by a State or local public educational agency. Visit our Meet Up and Eat Up site for dates and times of service or download the following flyer: Meet Up and Eat Up.
Holly Area Schools has received official word from the Michigan Department of Education that we qualify to use the additional forgiveness days from House Bill 4206 signed by Gov. Whitmer. With this recent news, our official last day of school will be a half-day on Friday, June 14th. This was the original last day of school for this calendar year.
Revised District Calendar
Holly Area Schools K-12 Art Show and Empty Bowls Event will be Monday, April 15th from 5:30-7:00 pm at the Karl Richter Community Center. Explore the amazing artwork from our talented HAS students! You can also purchase a painted bowl for $5.00 or paint an unfinished bowl in your choice of colors for $10.00. The bowls have been sculpted by our student and teacher artists. All donors can enjoy the cereal buffet as well. Proceeds are donated to Holly's Blessings in a Backpack!
It's that time again! We are enrolling now for the 2019-2020 School Year. Enrollment packets are available in all elementary offices, in the administration office and on our Enrollment page.
Holly Area Schools is closed today, February 12, 2019, due to the icy road conditions on many of our main roads and the radar now showing continued snow with a mix of sleet and freezing rain during the morning commute and into the day. All events and activities are also cancelled for today. Be safe!
Here is an update on our athletic reschedules from today:
--V/JV/F Boys Basketball at Lake Fenton rescheduled for tomorrow 2/13 at 4:00, 5:30, and 7:00
--V/JV Girls Basketball vs. Grand Blanc @ Holly rescheduled for tomorrow 2/13 at 5:30 and 7:00
--V Swim at Davison rescheduled and relocated to Holly on Thursday (as part of a tri meet with Brandon) at 6:00
--MS Cheer at Davison TBD
Holly Area Schools will be closed today, February 7, 2019 due to black ice and intermittent freezing rain beginning this morning. This was a difficult decision and we thank you for your understanding.
Holly Area Schools are allowing all high school contests and non-mandatory varsity only practices today after 2:00 p.m. The Varsity Wrestling team will be traveling to Fenton for the MHSAA Team District (with a bus departure of 3:00). The Freshman and JV Boys Basketball Teams will be traveling to Fenton/AGS Middle School for their games tonight (with a bus departure of 4:15). All MS, Freshman, and JV practices are not permitted via our inclement weather practice.