About Us
School Improvement Plan
Teacher Quick Links
School Report Card
Click HERE to see Holly Shelter's School Report Card!

School Bond for Safety & Security

Click here for important information about the Bond Referendum on November 4, 2014

Early College Application Deadline is
November 14th. Applications are available
online HERE
. You can also download a printable copy HERE.

Early College Informational Session for parents
and students October 30th from 6-7pm at
Trask Middle School Library.

Weekly Academic Vocabulary Words

justify (v) to give an acceptable explanation for something that other people think is unreasonable
develop (v) to grow or change into something bigger, stronger, or more advanced

Oct. 27 - Oct. 31

Boys Basketball/Girls Soccer Tryouts
Girls on the Run

School Store open morning only
Chorus Fall Concert 7:00pm

SGA trip to Ropes Course at UNCW

NJHS Metting - Mastery rm. 150
Girls on the Run

Meet at the Flagpole 8:15am
Relay for Life Jeans Day - students pay $2.00 to wear jeans!
Early Release - students dismissed at 1:00pm


Next Week -
Picture retakes

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New Hanover County Schools Calendars

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Ms. Gower's Media Center Blog!    

We do things "The Hurricane Way"!

Click to see our expectations!

  New to Holly Shelter- North Carolina Virtual Public Schools (NCVPS) for qualifying students. Click here for more information.
    2013-2014 Dress Code
Dress Code
What do I need to enroll my child?    
Parent Tech Request - if you need to report a problem with the website, click here!  
  • Copy of current lease agreement or property state (utility bills are not accepted as proof of residence)
  • Shot Record
  • Birth Certificate
  • Copy of last report card
Would you like to see our Morning Broadcast? Click HERE!


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.