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Weekly Academic Vocabulary Words

1. analyze (v) to examine or think about something carefully in order to understand it

2. indicate (v) to show that a particular situation exists, or that something is likely to be true


Sept. 29 - Oct. 3

Interim Reports go home
Girls on the Run begins

Book Fair Begins!
School Store open morning only
Softball vs. VIrgo (A) 4:30pm

Football vs. Murray (H) 4:30pm
Chorus/Drama Fundraiser Begins!

Softball vs. Trask (A) 4:30
Girls on the Run

Book Fair Ends!
Cane Cash Ins during lunches
Football Team Potluck Dinner - 6:00-7:30pm in Cafeteria

Next Week -
Fall Pictures for Students
"Walk In My Shoes" visitors to Holly Shelter

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"Our Healthy Schools Program National Recognition Award" is presented to schools that meet the best practice criteria for healthy choices. This year, HSMS won the Silver Award!    

We do things "The Hurricane Way"!

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  New to Holly Shelter- North Carolina Virtual Public Schools (NCVPS) for qualifying students. Click here for more information.
    2013-2014 Dress Code
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  • Shot Record
  • Birth Certificate
  • Copy of last report card
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If you or your child has observed any cyberbullying behavior, please email your concerns to the following link: stopcyberbullying@nhcs.net.

New Hanover County Schools Mission Statement:

The mission of New Hanover County Schools, in collaboration with our parents and the community, is to strive to provide children an excellent education in a safe and positive learning environment where they are prepared with the critical skills to reach their full potential for a world yet to be imagined.


The New Hanover County School System is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, gender, orientation, age or disability in any of its programs or activities.

In compliance with Federal law, including Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act and the provisions of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, New Hanover County Schools administers all state-operated educational programs, employment activities, and admissions without discrimination because of disability, race, religion, national, or ethnic origin, color, age, military service, or gender except where exemption is appropriate and allowed by law.

To file a complaint of discrimination, contact: Dr. Rick Holliday, Deputy Superintendent, Student Support and Federal Programs, 6410 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412, Telephone (910) 254-4206; Fax (910) 254-4226.