Houston High School
306 West Elm Street Houston, MN 55943      ♦      Phone 507-896-5323, option 1      ♦     Fax 507-896-4665

Houston High School ~ Home of the Hurricanes 
A 2014 U.S. News and World Report Gold Medal School

The HHS Spiral Bands of Success
Dedicated  •  Encouraging  •  Safe  •  Community
Strengthening the Hurricane

Wednesday, June 1, will be the last day of school for HHS.
Students will have final exams in periods 1-4 and will follow the Pepfest bell schedule;
dismissal/lunch at 11:54.
Final exams for periods 5-7 will be held on Tuesday, May 31.


Driver Education Classes
Houston Community Education is offering Driver Education classes for students who will be 15 by June 1, 2017. The classes, which consist of the mandated 30 hours of classroom coursework, will be held August 1-12 from 9:00am-noon. Registration is due by July 1st and first half of the fee is due by July 25th. Registration forms are available in the HS office or you can register online!

New School Record Holder!
Congratulations to Anna Sweet, who broke the school record on May 10th for the 200 M Dash! Her handheld time was 26.20 seconds (previously record: 26.83)! Way to go, Anna!!

Looking Ahead
Fri 5/27: Seniors' Last Day • Student Body Awards Ceremony at 2:00pm
Mon 5/30: No School
Tues 5/31: Final exams in grades 5-7
Wed 6/1: Last day of school for students; final exams in periods 1-4; Pepfest bell schedule periods 1-4 then lunch/dismissal at 11:54

Wed 6/1: Baccalaureate, HHS gym, 7:00pm
Fri 6/3: Graduation, HHS gym, 7:00pm

Check the school website calendar for more information as well as other events/opportunities.

Rachel's Challenge...start your own chain reaction!            
1. Look for the Best in Others 
2. Dream Big 
3. Make Goals 

4. Keep a Journal 
5. Choose Positive Influences 
6. Speak with Kindness
Find out more at www.rachelschallenge.org

Hurricane Gear is On-Sale Year Round!
Click on the banner below for the Hurricanes Online Store. There are many items to choose from for yourself or for a gift. Not sure what to get? Gift Certificates are also available!