October 22, 2019 - Schedule: A Day

HMS Events & Information

Red Ribbon Week 2019

During the week of October 21st through the 25th is Red Ribbon Week. During red ribbon week each day has a theme day in which you can take part in and show your commitment to being drug free and choosing positive influences. Starting on Monday, make sure to wear RED! Tuesday is "my future is bright without drugs" - wear neon or bright colored clothing or sunglasses! On Wednesday you can "put a cap on drugs" by wearing a hat to school. On Thursday "be on a drug free team" and wear your favorite team apparel. And last but not least on Friday show that our "school is drug-free" by wearing your purple and white!

HMS Breakfast Promotion for Students

Food service and the PGH Community Food Bank will sponsor a breakfast promotion at HMS from October 21-25. Every student who participates in the school breakfast program has a chance to win a $25.00 Amazon Gift Card. One lucky HMS student will win a prize each day of the week. Students must participate in the program to be eligible to win the daily prize. Good luck! Enjoy your breakfast!!

Fall Sports Yearbook Photos Needed

The HMS yearbook staff is looking for action shots of the following fall sports teams; boys' and girls' soccer, football, swimming, volleyball, cheer and cross country. 

Photos can be emailed to hbianchi@bwschools.net or photos can be uploaded directly to the yearbook website from your phone by downloading the Yearbook Snap APP. 

The code to upload photos from the APP is "hms". Thank you!

Boys Basketball Tryouts - Grades 7 & 8

Boys Basketball Tryouts - Grades 7 & 8

Tryouts for Boys Basketball, grades 7 and 8, will be held Monday, October 21st, and Tuesday, October 22nd after school in the Harrison Middle School Gym from 3:20 – 5:00 pm.

All student athletes interested in trying out for the team must be in good academic standings and have a completed Baldwin Whitehall physical packet prior to the first tryout October 21st. Physical packets will be distributed to students at school and are also available on the Baldwin Whitehall School District Athletic Website.

Any questions please contact Mr. Cherico or Mr. Squeglia

Upcoming Student Council Meetings

Attention all members of student council, there will be a meeting after school until 4:15 in the library on Tuesday, October 15th, 22nd and 29th!

Boo Pops

Guess what everyone... it is that time of year again. You guessed it! It is Boo Pop season! Boo pops will be on sale for $1.00 on October 30th and 31st before school in the gym lobby and in front of the main office. Remember to bring money to buy boo pops for you and a friend!

Autumn Bowl

Listen up here HMS! Monday, November 4th is the Annual Autumn Bowl right after school until 5:00. The 7th and 8th grade powder puff teams will be playing in a head to head battle to see who takes it all as the boy cheerleaders root them on and the band plays for the crowd. In addition to the action on the field various clubs and activities will provide opportunities to grab a bite to eat, play a few carnival games. Hope to see you there!

7th & 8th Grade Wrestling

Attention all 7th and 8th grade boys interested in wrestling this year. The season will begin on Friday, Nov. 18th. Please make arrangements to get a physical if you don’t already have one from a fall sport. If you played a fall sport you must have a recertification form completed by a parent or guardian. Remember that you cannot practice without a physical! All forms can be found at https://baldwinfightinghighlanders.org/ If you have any questions see Mr. Bilbie in Rm. 250.

Spina Bifida Awareness Month

October is Spina Bifida awareness month. Spina Bifida is a condition in which the spine and membranes around the spinal cord do not close completely during pregnancy. Effects can be difficulty walking, fluid on the brain, and paralysis. Currently there is no known prevention or cure. 

Wear yellow on Monday, October 28th to support Spina Bifida Awareness!!!! 

Friends of Rachel Recognition

The Friends of Rachel would like to recognize the following students for Making a Difference here at HMS: Cirra Roberts, Hanna Hartman, Anuj Rimal, Alayna Scanlon, Sydney Zenkovic, Alex Neuhaus, Morgan Bentz, Jack Steverson, Niko Seng, Evelyn Esek, Brooklyn Lucas, Ariel Michael and Abigail Mohring. These students are to see Ms. Williams in Rm. 206 to be recognized.

Principal's 200 Club

Congratulations to Gage Edwards and Mirazja Mott for being the 1st students to earn a HMS Principal's 200 Club ticket. Gage & Mirazja please see Ms. Williams in Rm. 206  to sign the HMS Celebrity Book & 200 Club wall.

HMS Lunch Menu

Monday -10/21/ 2019

Breaded Chicken Sandwich

Cheese Pretzel Sandwich Melt

Uncrustable PB & J Sandwich

Turkey, Bacon & Ranch Wrap

Fall Festive Salad

Sweet Potato Fries

Baby Carrots

Fresh Broccoli

Red Delicious Apple

Fresh Orange Wedges

Mixed Berry & Lemon Fruit Sorbet

Diced Pears Dinner Roll

Choice of Milk

Tuesday - 10/22/2019

Chicken Meatballs & Cheese-Filled Twisted Bread Stick w/Marinara Sauce for Dipping

Turkey-Ham & Cheese Pretzel Sandwich Melt

Uncrustable PB & J Sandwich

Chef's Salad

Fiesta Black Beans

Cucumber Slices

Celery Sticks

Apple Slices

Fresh Grapefruit Wedges

Diced Pears

Highlander Taco Tuesday

Walking Tacos

Corn

Fiesta Black Beans

Salad Bar

Fresh Strawberries

Fresh Grapefruit Wedges

Apple Slices

Choice of Milk

 

Wednesday, 23, 2019

Philly Steak & Cheddar Cheese Hoagie/Choice of Peppers & Onions

Turkey-Ham & Cheese Pretzel Sandwich Melt

Uncrustable PB & J Sandwich

Chef's Salad

Tasty Tatar Tots

Baby Carrots

Golden Delicious Apple

Bananas

Highland Deli Bar

French Fries

Coleslaw Salad Bar

Strawberries & Yogurt Parfait

Banana

Green Seedless Grapes

Choice of Milk

Thursday - 10/24/2019

Spicy Chicken Tenders

Turkey & Cheese Pretzel Sandwich Melt

Unrustable PB & J Sandwich

Fall Festive Salad

Baked Beans

Fresh Broccoli & Cauliflower

Grape Tomatoes

Gala Apple

Orange Pineapple Fruit Sorbet

Highlander Bar Meal

General Tso's Chicken w/ Brown Rice

Savry Broccoli

Salad Bar

Peachers & Yogurt parfaits

Orange Pineapple Fruit Sorbet

Choice of Milk

 

 

Friday - 10/25/2019

Sicilian-Style Pizza Choice of Cheese or Pepperoni

Fish & Cheese Sandwich

Buffalo Chicken Wrap

Uncrustable PB & J Sandwich

Chef's Salad

Green Peas

Baby Carrots

Cucumber Slices

Tossed Salad

Orange Wedges

Fresh Pear

Apple Slices

Choice of Milk

 

HMS Sports Schedule