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May 17th Friday Message

Good Afternoon Holly Springs High School Families, this is your principal Rob Morrison with our weekly message.  
Are you interested in composting and FREE donut holes? Join us on Monday, May 20th during A lunch in room 3706 to learn about Composting Club and get some Dunkin Munchkins!
Choir Basket online sales end May 19th.  Drawing will be 5/21 at the banquet. You do not have to present to win.
Theatre Basket online sales end 5/26. Drawing will be at the Goldie Awards 5/29. You do not have to present to win.
Buy online tickets here
HSHS Garden and Car Flag Sales  Support the HSHS Choir Program by purchasing a garden or car flag with the Hawks logo to show your school spirit. 
The information below was in prior messages.
HSHS Students - Flight Academy is scheduled for August 15th. If you are interested in volunteering there is a required interest meeting on May 31st during A lunch in the media center.  
Yearbook Distribution is next Tuesday, May 21.  More information HERE
NHS Cording and Induction Ceremony is Wednesday, May 22nd at 6 pm in the Auditorium. We look forward to celebrating the graduating NHS seniors and welcoming the new inductees!
Need Service Hours?  The HSHS Garden is in need of student volunteers this summer!  Interested students should plan on attending a short meeting after school on Tuesday, May 21st from 2:25-2:50pm in room 3706.  Interested students will sign-up to maintain and manage the HSHS Garden for a specific week (June 10th - Aug. 11th).  Responsibilities will include weeding, watering, and delivering any & all harvested fruits & vegetables to the HS Food Cupboard.
Interested in learning more about careers in laboratory science and the function of a Public Health Laboratory? The North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health High School Summer Program may be for you. Students will spend one week at NCSLPH learning about our laboratories that serve the citizens of North Carolina. This free experience will include touring laboratories, meeting scientists, gaining laboratory skills, exploring public health career opportunities and job shadowing. Application/Recommendation deadline: June 6, 2024
Summer Program Dates: July 8-12, 2024
Location: 4312 District Drive, Raleigh
Questions: Contact Naomi Vining
Phone: 919-807-8756
Students Interested in Automobiles: Occoneechee Council, BSA just released the flyer and registration link for School Year 2024-2025 Explorer Post 746(9th-10th graders) and Explorer Club 746(7th-8th graders) for young ladies and young men ages 12-16 at Wake Tech Hendrick Center for Automotive Excellence. The First Nighter (Orientation) is Thursday, May 30th at 6:30pm and the program starts on September 12, 2024 with meetings on the 2nd and 4th Thursday September 2024-May 2025. Here is the pre-registration link to save a seat
They are also still accepting youth in the Carolina Exotic Car Club Explorer Post 25 and Explorer Club 25 for youth ages 13-17 (current 7th - 11th graders). The 8-week summer 2024 program starts on June 17th and the 12-week fall/spring 2025 program starts on September 23, 2024.  The link to join Post 25/Club 25 is 
For questions and more explorer opportunities contact: or visit
Women’s Golf. There will be a women’s golf interest meeting A-lunch in room 2608 on Tuesday May 21st. Contact coach Britt at with questions.
BioPharma Job Opportunity for Graduating Seniors. Get free training, earn a valuable industry credential, and participate in work-based learning in one of the Triangle’s fastest growing industries. Training August-December. Starting pay $18-$22 per hour. Must be 18-24, High School Diploma or graduating in June 2024. For more information, email or call 252-341-0726. Or see Dr. Britt in 2510 for a flyer.
Support the Choir and Theatre Programs and buy tickets for the basket raffle. Tickets are only $2.00. There are 7 baskets to choose from worth up to $825!! The choir drawing will be at the choir banquet on 5/21. The Theatre drawing will be held 5/29 at the Goldie Awards. You do not need to be present to win. Visit this link to see pictures and descriptions of the baskets and to buy tickets online.
Upcoming Events
Wednesday, May 22: NHS Inductions 6:00pm Aud
Monday, May 27; No School Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 28:  AP Capstone Recognition Night 6:00pm Aud
Thursday, May 30: Honors Graduate Recognition 6:00pm Aud
Saturday, June 1:  Baccalaureate 3:00pm Hope Community Church
Saturday June 8: Graduation Class of 2024 8:00am Raleigh Convention Center
I hope everyone enjoys their weekend!