These are the meals for 3/1 and 3/2. We will be delivering at the same places and times. Breakfast pizza Juice BBQ chicken Mashed potatoes Roll Peaches Milk Super donut Juice Milk PB&J Chips Milk We will be sending out frozen veggies for the Thursday’s meal please keep in freezer and heat in microwave for 1minute. We love seeing at the stops and can not wait to see you tomorrow!!
Students who pull into the High School circle will use the HERMITAGE WiFi option. They will login with their school username (firstname.lastname) and password.
HHS students may be receiving messages about late fees on library books. The system is automated and generates these letters. Students will not be assessed fines during AMI days. Mrs Carla McDougald is working to address the issue on her end. You may return library books to the return box in front of the High School building.
HES Parents and Students, Starting tomorrow, we will have a new way for you to get instruction and work. Click here for all of the informaiton: https://docs.google.com/drawings/d/1TqLq_9q8eB0bGqLJESe1BVaEgml5SktopQmH0687Ay0/edit?usp=sharing
MEAL SERVICE: Meals for HSD will be provided at the following times and locations on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday. 11:00 Apartments (C Circle) and Springhill Church 11:15-11:45 High School Circle (drive-thru) 11:25 Eagle Lake Church 11:45 Green Store at Johnsville 2 breakfast and 2 lunch meals served each day! Thanks to our Meal Crews for making this happen! #hermitslead
All Hermitage High School students must check their school email every day! If your child is unable to check their school email, call HHS and notify us of the problem so that we can come up with a solution. School assignments must be done daily; thus, you need set up a schedule to ensure that your child is completing their work.
Important letter from Dr. Tucker sent to student and staff email accounts and posted on Facebook. Please read!
Hermit Family: Please enjoy your Spring Break March 23-27. We’ll be working as information & guidance becomes available to make decisions about AMI work, information for seniors, Prom & Graduation. More information will be posted near the end of Spring Break! Stay safe!
Meal service running today!!! Hermitage Apartments @ 11, Eagle Lake Baptist @ 11:25, Green store in Johnsville @ 11:45, Spring Hill Baptist Church @ 11, and High School circle drive from 11:15-11:45. On the menu today-Hamburgers! All students 18 years and younger served when present! CURBSIDE DELIVERY NOW AVAILABLE!!!!If you need meal delivery, please call the office of your child’s school! HS-463-2235; Elem and Pre-k-463-8500
HSD-CNU is busy preparing meals to roll out to students today! ANY student 18 and under may come meet our school vehicles and get a meal! Students must be present to get a meal. Share the word—support our school!
Sunday, March 15, 2020 The state of Arkansas has ordered that the district close for the education of our students in our buildings. We will utilize AMI (alternative methods of instruction) days beginning Monday, March 16, 2020 through Friday, March 20, 2020. Our current plan is to return to school on Monday, March 30, 2020, depending upon the guidance from the state of Arkansas. Next week, March 23-27, 2020 is our previously scheduled Spring Break. During this closure by the state of Arkansas, there will be NO extra-curricular activities, including athletic practices. Buildings and facilities belonging to the Hermitage School District are closed to all guests until further notice. Friday, March 13, 2020 was the end of the 3rd quarter, according to our school calendar. 3rd quarter grades and report cards will not be available until after we return from this state-mandated closure. Our staff at both buildings has provided, or will provide via Google Classroom, AMI information and will be available for our students via email and Google classroom. You may also call the elementary school office at (870) 463-8500, the high school office at (870) 463-2235, or the district office at (870) 463-2246 for any assistance. Phones will be answered daily this week from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Staff may be reached via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) as needed during this time. During this closure, staff will continue the enhanced disinfection measures in all facilities and on school buses as we began several weeks ago. Please remember the measures you should take to prevent the spread of any virus by: (1) staying at home when sick, (2) washing your hands with soap and water, when available, or use hand sanitizer, (3) avoiding touching your face with unwashed hands, (4) avoiding traveling to an area with known cases of COVID-19, (5) staying 6 feet away from other individuals (social distancing), and (6) covering your mouth with your elbow if coughing and sneezing. Our School Nurse, Suzanne Grice, will be available daily from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM if you have medical issues or concerns that you need or want to discuss with her. She may be reached at the elementary school at (870) 463-8500. Selena Jurado, HSD Migrant Coordinator, will be available daily for those needing Spanish translation services or other assistance. She may be reached at the high school office at (870) 463-2235. During this time of closure, the Hermitage School District will provide meals to students. A breakfast meal and grab and go lunch will be provided. These meals are available to ANY child 18 years of age or younger, regardless if they attend school in the Hermitage School District or not. Meal delivery will be at the following locations and times: • Hermitage Apartments (main road at C circle)- 11:00 AM; • Eagle Lake Baptist Church (parking lot)- 11:25 AM; • Johnsville (green store parking lot)- 11:45 AM; • Spring Hill Baptist Church (parking lot)- 11:00 AM; and, • High School (circle drive)- 11:15 – 11:45 AM. Drop offs in these locations will be quick! Please be there waiting for drop off service. For the most accurate and up-to-date information specific to COVID-19 and Arkansas, please consult the webpage for the Arkansas Department of Health at www.healthy.arkansas.gov. Another reliable resource to use is the website for the Centers for Disease Control at www.cdc.gov. The district will provide updates about this situation on our Facebook page, Hermitage School Information Page, as well as on our website, www.hermitageschools.org. Please call the district office at (870) 463-2246 if you have any questions or need any additional information. Student and staff wellness is important and we appreciate your support during this time. We anticipate more guidance from the state of Arkansas during this time. Please check our website and Facebook page regularly for updates! Respectfully, Dr. Tracy Tucker Superintendent of Schools
La Administración de HSD está al tanto del anuncio del gobernador Hutchison que ordena que las escuelas cierren desde el martes hasta las vacaciones de primavera. Pronto se hará un anuncio en nuestra página de Facebook sobre cómo se implementará en nuestro distrito. Por favor revise más tarde esta tarde!
HSD Administration is aware of the announcement by Governor Hutchison that orders schools closed as of Tuesday through Spring Break. An announcement will be made on our Facebook page soon about how this will roll out in our district. Please check later this afternoon!
Baseball for today has been cancelled.
The Lady Cat Classic Softball Tournament scheduled for today and tomorrw has been cancelled!
Softball game is back on!!! Game will start around 6 PM tonight in Fordyce!
Softball for today has been cancelled
The Soccer Tournament in Vilonia scheduled for Friday and Saturday, March 13th and 14th have been CANCELLED.
EAST Day Out at HHS tomorrow from 11:30-2:30. Community members and parents are invited to visit our school and learn about the work being done in our EAST program.
The baseball game scheduled for Thursday, March 12th against Lake Village is now HOME at 5:00
Baseball for today has been cancelled
Softball for today has been cancelled.
Tomorrow's game CHANGES ~SOFTBALL will vs JUNCTION CITY @ JUNCTION CITY @ 5:00 ~SOCCER has been CANCELLED
Daylight Savings Time-Don’t forget to set all your clocks one hour ahead before going to bed TONIGHT!!
The following Driver’s License test sites will be closed on the following dates: Fordyce – Monday, March 23 Rison – Tuesday, March 24 Warren – Wednesday, March 25
~Today's SOFTBALL game against Junction City has been CANCELLED. ~BASEBALL vs Dollareway today @ 7:15 p.m. in the BEARDEN TOURNAMENT
Gifted and Talented referrals are being accepted for students in grades 3 through 12 at this time. The deadline for completion for this year will be April 8. Forms may be picked up in either office or you may contact Gwen Huitt, GT Coordinator at 463-8500 if you have questions.
March 2nd-8th Friday -Ag Mechanics @ Centerpoint (Glenwood) -SB @ Star City-5:00 -SOC @ Vilonia Tournament Saturday -SOC @ Vilonia Tournament
March 2nd-8th -Wednesday -AR Rehab Counselor meets w/select seniors -Senior Food Pantry 405 East Grand-1:00-2:00 Anyone living in the Hermitage School District age 60 and over. Bring i.d. Thursday -Livestock @ Logan County (Paris) -SB @ Junction City-5:00
March 2nd-8th Monday-Dr Seuss Birthday Friday-Read Across America
March 2nd-8th Monday -BB vs Parkers Chapel @ HOME-4:30 -SB vs Bearden @ HOME-5:00 Tuesday-Forestry @ Mine Creek (Nashville) -BB @ Bearden Tournament-TBA -SB vs Dermott (DH) @ HOME-5:00 -SOC @ Little Rock Mills @ 5:00/7:00
Hermitage Gymnasium seating assignments for games today: Home stands—Dermott, Emerson, Nevada Visitor stands—Strong, Hermitage, Bradley AAA rules for sportsmanship strictly enforced! Remember, these are student athletes enjoying a sport!!!
Hermits: The Sr. Girl’s basketball team will play for the district championship tonight at 6 PM in the Hermit Gymnasium. Please show your support by coming out tonight and wearing red! Good luck girls!!! #hermitslead
Jr. District Tournament Update: Dermott girls defeated Taylor for the Championship. Nevada boys defeated Emerson for the Championship. A great big thanks to all who came out to support the student athletes of the 1A-8 East Conference. Senior tournament starts Wednesday at 5 PM. Come join us!
Jr. District Tournament Update: Girls- Dermott vs. Taylor at 6 PM Tuesday; Boys-Nevada vs. Emerson at 7:15 PM. Come out and support these student athletes! #hermitslead
Hermitage Pee Wee Jamboree forTOMORROW has been CANCELLED. Hermitage Pee Wee Basketball will travel to KINGSLAND. ~Kg-2nd will play @ 9 am ~3rd & 4th Girls will play @ 1pm ~3rd & 4th Boys will play @ 2 pm ~5th & 6th Girls will play @ 3 pm ~5th & 6th Boys will play @ 4 pm
BASKETBALL SCHEDULE UPDATES! Friday (2/7) games against Taylor are cancelled. Monday (2/10) games against DeWitt are cancelled. Hermits will make up the games (JG, SG, SB) against Taylor on Monday, Feb. 10 @ 5 PM at home. This will be Senior Night. District tournaments will be held here on Saturday, Feb. 15-Saturday, Feb. 22. Brackets will be posted later!
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: The Hermitage School District will be closed on Thursday, Feb. 6 and Friday, Feb. 7 due to widespread illness. Students should follow their procedures for completing AMI work. Parents are asked to disinfect or wash all student belongings (backpacks, lunch boxes, sports bags, coats, etc.) and be sure to contain students if they exhibit symptoms of the sickness in our area. Please call the Superintendent’s Office at (870) 463-2246 if you have any questions or check our Facebook page for updates!!!
Feb 3rd-8th All Week-ELPA21 Testing for all Elem ELL Students Tue-JB/SG/SB @ TAYLOR @ 5:00 Wed-Senior Food Panty 405 East Grand-1:00-2:00 Thurs-SAU Magnolia Leadership
All services for Hermitage Baptist Church are canceled for tonight, Wednesday, January 29th
DROGS AND VAPING PARENT NIGHT- THURSDAY, January 30th at 5:30 p.m. in the HIGH SCHOOL LIBRARY- EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO ATTEND! Parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, students, community members, etc
January 27th-31st Mon-7th Girls/7th Boys/JG/JB @ Hampton-4:30 Tue-JB/SG/SB vs Columbia Christian @ Magnolia-4:30 Thur-Distracted Driving & Tobacco Presentation-1:00; -Parent Night on Drugs & Vaping-5:30 HHS Library Fri-FFA @ Hope; -JG/SG/SB vs Emerson @ HOME-5:00
Tomorrow night’s basketball games have been changed. The games will be held in Hampton at 4:30. The teams playing will be 7th grade girls, 7th grade boys, Junior Girls, and Junior Boys. The Senior teams will NOT play.
Today's Basketball games at Fordyce are 7th grade GIRLS/7th grade BOYS/JR HIGH GIRLS/JR HIGH BOYS. GAMES begin at 5:00
Genesis Garay and Edwin Martinez participated in the Four States Bandmasters Association Honor Band Clinic in Texarkana, TX, January 16-18, 2020. Students from Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma are nominated by their band directors and chosen based on their musical merit and accomplishments. Congrats to these HHS students and their band director, Tarah Martin! #hermitslead
Congrats to the Hermitage boys who participated for the first time in a Powerlifting meet today in Monticello. Josh set a state record in bench press and placed 3rd in his division. Tyler placed 3rd in his division. Super proud of these boys and their coaches for pushing them and trying something new!!! #hermitslead
January 20th-25th Mon-NO SCHOOL-MLK Jr Day Tue-JB/SG/SB @ Strong @ 5:00 Wed-ACT Aspire Interim 2 Testing for 7th-10th Thur-ACT Aspire Interim 2 Testing for 7th-10th -100th Day of School! -JG/JB @ Fordyce @ 4:30 Fri-JG/SG/SB @ Dermott @ 5:00 Fri & Sat-BETA Convention
All Hermitage High School students were given updated report cards today. Please check with your student to obtain the updated report cards.
Just a reminder there will be a Baseball Parent Meeting tomorrow evening, Thursday, January 16th at 5:30 p.m. in the High School Cafeteria
Due to computer issues, some of the report card grades for Hermitage High School students are incorrect. The report cards were mailed home prior to this discovery. Updated report cards will be sent home with students next Wednesday.
Due to potential severe weather tomorrow nights game against Taylor will be rescheduled for a later date.
There will be Hippy Meeting today from 2:00 p.m. til 5:00 p.m. at the Hermitage Branch Library located behind the First Stae Bank.
Junction City Tournament ~Senior Girls Basketball will play TODAY @ 6:30 pm ~Senior Boys Basketball will play Thursday @ 4:10 pm
Congratulations to the Hermitage School District Spelling Bee winners! 1-3 Grade: Drake Atkins, 1st Place, and Emma Johnston, 2nd Place; 4-6 Grade: Kayleea Keller, 1st Place, and Rayleigh Temple, 2nd Place; 7-8 Grade: Chelcie Grider, 1st Place, Porter Chandler, 2nd Place, Olivia Maxwell, 3rd Place #HermitsLead
Junction City Tournament- ~Senior Girls Basketball will play Wednesday @ 6:30 pm ~Senior Boys Basketball will play Thursday @ 4:30 pm
~5th & 6th Beta Dance for students grade 3rd-6th is today @ 3:45 @ the elementary gym remember all students should be picked up by 6:30. ~HS Reading Night-5:30-7:00 in the HS Library. Come check it out! ~HHS Band Christmas Concert is at 7:30 in the HS cafeteria. Don't miss it!
Dec. 16th-20th Friday ~1st Period Exam (8:00-9:35) ~7th Period Exam (9:40-11:15) ~8th Period Exam (12:20-2:00) ~Early Dismissal @ 2:00 Have a SAFE and HAPPY Christmas break. Return to school on Monday, January 6th
Dec. 16th-20th Thursday ~2nd Period Exam (8:00-9:35) ~4th Period Exam (9:40-11:15) ~6th Period Exam (12:20-2:00) ~Early dismissal @ 2:00 ~HBC Food Pantry/Clothing Room-4pm-6 pm @ 405 E. Grand-Bring id
Dec. 16th-20th Tuesday ~Family Reading Night @ HS Library 5:30-7:00 ~7:00 Band Concert @ HHS Cafeteria Wednesday ~HHS Christmas Parties 1st period ~3rd Period Exam (9:40-11:15) ~5th Period Exam (12:20-2:00) ~Early dismissal @ 2:00
Friday~Christmas PJ Day-Wear your favorite Christmas PJs! ~Pre-K Christmas Parties @ 8:00 ~Kg-6th Christmas Parties @ 10:00 ~Early dismissal @ 2:00 Have a SAFE and HAPPY Christmas break. Return to school on Monday, January 6th
Dec. 16th-20th Wednesday ~"Light it up"-Wear attire/jewelry adorned w/Christmas lights. ~Early dismissal at 2:00 Thursday~Wear an Ugly Christmas Sweater ~6th Christmas Lunch w/parents ~Early dismissal @ 2:00 ~HBC Food Pantry/Clothing Room-4pm-6 pm @ 405 E. Grand-Bring id
Dec. 16th-20th-Monday-Thursday Snow flake Store-EVERYTHING $2.00 each, Monday~Breakfast w/Santa & pics ~"Grinch Up" Dress like you are from Whoville!! Tuesday~"Christmas Spirit Day" Wear your favorite Christmas shirt ~School Spelling Bee-8:30 HES ~5th & 6th Beta Club 3:45-7:00
Mrs. Kodie’s class has a new business: Hermit Mugs and Hugs! They allow staff members to place coffee and hot chocolate orders through a Google Form. Then, the students process the order, deliver the order, use professional communication skills, collect money, count change, and keep a ledger of their business earnings! The teachers get a hug too! We sure do love to see them coming! #HermitsLead
SCHEDULE CHANGE: The Senior Parent Christmas Lunch will held on Tuesday, December 10th at 10:30 a.m. This change has been made to accommodate a student activity that is scheduled for Thursday. Thank you for understanding.
Senior Lunch with Parents has been moved to Tuesday, December 10th at 10:30.
Susie Scott’s bus is running late today, Tuesday, Dec. 3.
Hermit Parents, We need your help! Please complete this 7-question survey to help us better serve your chid. Thanks! Padres Hermits, necesitamos su ayuda. Complete la encuesta de 7 preguntas para ayudarnos a servir mejor a su niño. ¡Gracias! https://tinyurl.com/sh3gkmc
The Johnsville Route is running late this morning.
FACILITIES AND SCHOOL BOARD MEETING TONIGHT AT 6:00 PM IN THE BOARD ROOM!!
HUNTERS EDUCATION WILL BEGIN MONDAY NOV 11th AT 3:45 - 5:30pm IN THE AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM. IF YOUR CHILD WILL NEED TO RIDE A BUS TO GET HOME FROM 21ST CENTURY. PLEASE CONTACT LORI MCDOUGALD AT 870-463-2235 OR EMAIL: email@example.com
The Pumpkin Patch field trip for tomorrow has been cancelled due to the weather. This is for Pre-school and Kindergarten. An alternative field trip will be scheduled at a later date. Please help us spread the word.
We had a great day at Hermitage Elementary today! Students met today and tried 3 recipes using the Fruit/Vegetable of the month, pumpkin. The students voted on their favorite which will go in the menu next week! We had a tie between pumpkin spice bread pudding and the pumpkin bbq sauce so students can expect to see both on the menu Thursday! Parents are welcome to come eat with us! What a fun day! #schoolfoodrocks
Soccer Parent Meeting—Thursday, October 17 at 6 PM in High School Cafeteria.
The HHS 21st Century After School Program will be offering ACT Prep sessions in October and November in order to prepare for the October and December ACT tests. Mrs Mistie McGhee will be teaching Math (and some Science if needed). Mrs Tracie Richard will be teaching English and Reading. The session dates and times for October are attached.
REPORTS TO THE PUBLIC!!! Both schools will present their Reports at 4:00 PM TOMORROW in the Elementary Cafeteria!! These reports will also be available from 1:30-7:30 PM in the hallways of both schools on Monday, October 14th. The District’s Report will be presented on Tuesday, October 15th at 6:00 PM in the Board Room. Come see what’s going on and learn about our goals for this year!
Report to the Public Meetings will be held over the next 2 weeks. Elementary and High School will present their Reports at 4:00 PM on Thursday, October 10th in the Elementary Cafeteria. These Reports will also be available from 1:30-7:30 in the hallways of both schools on Monday, October 14th. The District Report to the Public will be shared at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, October 15th in the Board Room. Come see what’s going on in our schools and our plans for this year!
Please don't forget that FLU FORMS must be returned to school by tomorrow.
Remember the Mass Flu Clinic at the Hermitage Community Center today from 2:30-6:00. No appointment needed. Bring insurance info if you have insurance.
Great day to be a Hermit!!! Special thanks to the City of Hermitage, the Bradley County Sheriff’s Department, and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission for their support this week! We hope everyone has a restful and safe Labor Day weekend! It’s your last free Friday night for a while—8-man football starts next week, with 2 games at home against Trinity Christian. #hermitslead
Attention Parents, Students, and Residents: The Administration of the Hermitage School District is very aware of the threats that have been made that MAY occur in public schools in Arkansas and Kentucky this week. The Little Rock FBI Office made a general awareness announcement based upon information it obtained. The district will always take threats seriously and will cooperate fully with all law enforcement agencies to keep our students and staff safe. While this threat WAS NOT specific to Hermitage, we will take the necessary steps for safety. Remember—If you or your students see something, say something! Superintendent of Schools Dr. Tracy Tucker HHS Principal Mistie McGhee HES Principal Rosalynda Ellis
This is just a reminder that students cannot arrive at school before 7:30 AM. We do not have staff on duty prior to that time. Thank you for helping with this!
The fiber carrying internet to many schools in south Arkansas was cut earlier this morning. HSD is currently without internet and phone service. We are unsure when service will be restored. You can reach us on Facebook through Hermitage School Information Page if you need us! Please share!
There will be a Cross Country Parent Meeting in the High School Cafeteria at 6 PM on Thursday, August 15, 2019.
After this summer, some might say they are deficient in Vitamin A (attention) or Vitamin C (cash). But, you administrators have been deficient in Vitamin T (Teachers)!!! See you tomorrow, teachers! Let’s rock this school year! #hermitslead
The Hermitage Forestry Team won the 40th National 4H Forestry Invitational! Individual Awards include: Braden Harrod - 1st High Overall and 1st High in Insect/Disease, Compass, and Volume; Alan McGhee - 4th High Overall and 1st High in Maps and Insects/Diseases; Madison McGhee - 8th High Overall; and Gregory Hilliard - 1st High in Tree ID Congratulations to Mr Greenwood and the entire team! You make Hermitage and the great state of Arkansas proud!
TODAY IS CHECK-IN DAY 1 OF 3 for the 2019-2020 school year!!! We will have our first check-in day today from 3-7 PM in the HHS Cafeteria. This time is for parents to complete your child’s paperwork before the back-to-school rush!! Come see us! #hermitslead
ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ATHLETES AND PARENTS: Wednesday, July 24 is the day for free athletic physicals for students entering grades 7-12. These will be done at Dr. George’s office in Warren. Girls will leave the field house at 8:15 AM, boys at 10:00 AM. If you are meeting us at the doctor’s office, girls should not arrive before 9:00 AM; boys 10:00 AM. Call the high school office if you have questions!
We are THRILLED to finally be able to announce that the HSD Teacher of the Year, Brenda Nolan, has been chosen as a regional finalist for the 2020 Arkansas Teacher of the Year!!!!! Brenda will join 14 other finalists from across our state at a special event at the Governor’s Mansion in August as they compete for the state title!! Congrats, Brenda!!! So proud OF and FOR you!!! #hermitslead
What an awesome day!!! Bradley County was recognized today as an ACT WorkReady Community! It took hard work from many people to make this happen-legislators, local elected officials, business/industry representatives, educators, economic development representatives, state agency representatives, and many, many more!! Great day to be a Hermit!! #hermitslead
2019-2020 Check-in Days!!!! All parents are encouraged to come to the HHS Cafeteria and complete paperwork and get information about the upcoming school year. Dates and times are: TUESDAY, JULY 23 from 3-7 PM; THURSDAY, JULY 25 from 10 AM-2 PM; and FRIDAY, AUGUST 2 from 7 AM-1 PM. #hermitslead
Last week, Hermitage FFA students attended Livestock Judging Camp at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. Some HHS students received recognition for their performance: Braden Harrod (1st High Advanced), Selby Best (2nd High Advanced), Ericca Corker (3rd High Advanced), and Sutton Nelson (3rd High Intermediate). Congratulations to all of the students who attended and grew in their knowledge! #HermitsLead
This week, HSD administration team, teachers, and students attended the Arkansas Department of Education Summit in Hot Springs with educators from across the state. The team was asked and honored to present sessions on reading, attendance, and student voice! Hermitage Elementary School was also selected as an Arkansas Outstanding RISE School! We have so many great things going at Hermitage! Our students are growing because of it! #HermitsLead
Welcome to our new website! We've put a lot of work into this, and we're very pleased to be able to bring it to our community