Leadership Academy is on hold for the time being. We hope to resume at the start of next school year. Thank you for understanding.
HLES Cross Country/Runners Club
Grades K-5 can run cross country twice a week before school. They get to participate in county wide meets about 4 times a school year. Every age group has a specified distance they run. We hope to resume Cross Country and Runners Club at the start of the 2021-2022 school year!
HLN News Crew
Student from 4th and 5th grade produce and run our morning news show every day here at Highlands.They features news stories about school events and classroom happenings.
All students are given specific leadership roles in which they support not only the classroom systems, but also our school wide systems. They help keep our school running smoothly. From daily greeters to library leaders, the kids are invested in our school! Students may visit the Husky Happenings board in the front lobby to apply for a school-wide role.
Highlands' Leaders Of The Pack
Every Friday, at least one student from every class is featured for their unique leadership skills on our HLN News Network. They have their photo taken and displayed in the hall for the entire school to see! They also get to hold a trophy at their desk for the entire week until another Leader Of The Pack is selected.
Student Leadership Teams
Student Lighthouse Team
The Student Lighthouse team is a group of student who help support our School's Leader In Me Leadership principles. They get to help decide on major school decisions that perhaps adult might choose for them. They provide school tours for new students and for any new visitor we may have. They present leadership lesson that help educate parents and students on The 7 Habits Of Happy Kids.
Leading Huskies Student Action Team
The Leading Huskies Student Action Team meets once per month to work on leadership events and activities that help better our school and community!
Fifth graders have the opportunity to help keep our hallways safe and orderly before and after school. They earn how to lead with positive attitudes and to set the right example for fellow students.