Hopewell-Loudon Schools

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Announcements 3/10/20

Please use our 24-hour absence line 419-937-2802 when calling in a students absence, leave your name, students name, grade and the reason for the absence. When your student returns to school, a note with the dates of absence, the reason for the absence, and parent signature must be turned into the office.

*** You can always email your child's attendance, appointments or absence excuse to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

**Please update Final Forms immediately to any changes with phone numbers, address or emergency contacts, so we always have the most updated information on file for the safety of your child. Thank you


***Important Dates***

March 10th - Chieftains for Change - Vaping me Crazy in the Auditeria at 5:00 PM

March 13th - Spring Sports Pictures

March 14 - 20th - Senior Class Trip

March 21st - PTO Bakery Bingo in the Audtieria at 4:00 PM

March 27th - Talent Show in the Auditeria at 7:00 PM

March 28th - Spring Dance

April 10th - 13th SPRING BREAK

CONGRATULATIONS to Caden Crawford for advancing to the Wrestling State Tournament that will be held in Columbus this Weekend.
CONGRATULATIONS to our Concert Band that qualified for State Large Group. H-L Band will travel to Gahanna on April 24th! Good Luck to them all!!
CONGRATULATIONS to the following art students who placed at the Seneca Wyandot County Art Show held at Sentinel Career Center on March 6th. Ariana Otte 1st Place Charcoal Figurative Drawing; Zanna Kammeyer 2nd Place - Pencil Single Color Drawing, 2nd Place Pencil Multi-Color Drawing, 3rd Place Charcoal Drawing; Ashton Wolph Honorable Mention Pencil Single Color Figurative; Alizah Wright 1st Place Acrylic Figurative, 2nd Place Pencil Single Color Figurative, 3rd Place Pencil Multi-Colored Objective; Kayla Reinbolt 1st Place Pencil Single Color Animals, 1st Place Pencil Multi-Colored Objective, 2nd Place Chalk & Charcoal Objective, 2nd Place Acrylic Animals; Jr High Results: Jenna Brown 1st Place Charcoal Drawing. A Special Congratulations to Jenna Brown for earning "Runner Up Best of Show" for her Charcoal drawing.
Student Council is sponsoring a Red Cross Blood Drive on Wednesday, March 25th, here at H-L from 8:30-2:30. If you are interested in donating some time throughout the day, please let Mrs. Jury know.
Pull tabs are being collected to help The Ronald McDonald House, through March 20th. Gather your pull tabs and bring them to the library. Be sure to label the bag with your 5th-period class teacher. 
As you know we missed our 8th day of school March 3rd due to dense fog. By contract, we are permitted to miss seven days before we make-up any days up. Our school makeup day will be Thursday, April 9, 2020
Speed Camp - All Athletes in Grades 7-12th. Any Athlete, from any sport, is welcome to attend. Speed camp will be in the Chieftain gym from 9-10:30 AM every Saturday until the end of March.

Immunization Records: Are you a 7th grader or 12th grader and got your required shots this year?  We need a copy of your shot records in the office, please bring in ASAP. If you are unsure if we have your current records on hand, please call into the office to check on it. This is only for 7th and 12th graders.

Final Forms - There are still Parents and/or Students that have not signed their forms. Please check your email, and complete the forms if you received a reminder. Thanks

Final Forms - Please access Final Forms ASAP and update and sign all documents, as a parent and student. It's very important to always keep this information accurate and current as this is the emergency contact information we use, as well as all mailing labels, get generated with the information you provide when we mail out report cards, notes, and letters throughout the school year.

Student Parking Permits - All students that drive to school must park in the student parking lot and have a 2019-2020 parking permit displayed on the rearview mirror. Parking permits are handed out in the school office.

Scholarships - Seniors please check the scholarship page on the guidance website. New ones are being added including the North Central Electric.

Seniors - you are required to have 20 hours of Community Service for Graduation. Those hours are due no later than March 13, 2020. Please turn those into Mrs. Hendrix or Mrs. Hoffman. If you are struggling to get service hours please see Mrs. Hendrix. Also, stop and see Mrs. Hoffman for dates/times of concession stand.

College Corner:

2019 -2020 Student Organization Meeting Days/Times:

Tuesdays: Student Council - 2nd Tues of the month @7:15 am -Room 264

                   Spanish Club - 4th Tues of the month @7:15 am & after school -Room 264

                   National Honor Society - 1st and 3rd Tues of the month @7:00 am 

                   Traveling Ensemble - Every Tuesday at 7:15 am

Wednesdays: Quiz Bowl - Every Wed at 7:15 am - Room 160

                        Traveling Ensemble - Every Wednesday at 7:15 am

Thursdays: SADD - Every 2nd Thursday at 7:15 am -Room 159

                     Traveling Ensemble - Every Thursday at 7:15 am

Fridays: FFA - 2nd Friday of the month at 6:15 am -Room 543

               "Tribe Time" - every Friday 7:45-8:15 am


REMINDER: Please do not open doors for anyone trying to enter the building...other students, parents, visitors, delivery people etc. Please direct them to enter the office doors. This is a very important part of our security for our building.

Thank you!