H-BC Secondary Families:

It’s December already and it was a GREAT week at HBC Secondary!  Both boys and girls basketball teams are now playing and/or practicing and we are preparing for our Secondary Holiday Concert and Art Exhibit - Monday, December 6th at 7 PM!  We hope you can make it out for an evening of Music and Arts as we celebrate the Holidays and the creativity of our students.

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This is a great way to see all the amazing happenings at HBC Public Schools!

Important Dates Ahead (New)

  • MS/HS Band/Choir Concerts & Art Gallery, Monday, December 6th 7-8 PM

  • World’s Best WorkForce Plan Meeting, Tuesday, December 7th 5:30 PM

  • Fall Sports Awards Night - Tuesday, December 7th  7:00 PM

  • Mid-term—Wednesday, December 10

  • Early Dismissal - Thursday, December 23, 12:30 PM at Secondary

  • No School - Christmas Break - December 23 - 31

  • School Resumes - January 3rd

HBC Fall Sports Awards Night - Tuesday, December 7th at 7 PM (New)

Midterm for Quarter 2 - Friday, December 10th - Reminder to check your students Midterm Progress Report (New)

On Friday, December 10th, it is Midterms for Quarter 2.   This is the halfway point for the Quarter.   The school will be sending paper copy progress reports for all students who are failing or have a ‘D’ grade.   Please continue to encourage your student(s) to always do their best, seek teacher support if they need help (before or after school) and complete all assignments.   Students may also have an option to retake tests if they check with the teacher.  

You can see up-to-date grades on JMC.  (See below)

Look at Student(s)’ Grades, Progress, Attendance, Lunch Bill, ETC on JMC App - Smart Phone (Repeat)

Open Gym Sundays - Hugo Goehle Gym - Hills (New)

FFA Can and Toiletry Drive Through December 17th (New)

Please help donate for a GREAT cause.

H-BC NEWS ON KQAD 800 AM (Repeat) -  Did you know Mr. Holthaus and Mr. Kellenberger broadcast H-BC news & events on KQAD 800 AM Tuesday mornings at approximately 6:50?  Tune in for the latest news.  

HBC Athletics Updates (Repeat)

For the most updated information about sporting events, please download the HBC App or the HBC School Website

School Lunch (Repeat) -- With current food availability our menus do change.  Our Food Service Director does keep the menu on the H-BC App current-  https://www.hbcpatriots.com/dining    Remember to refer to the App and not the newsletter for the most current menu.

AM BUS CHANGES--For morning bus changes please call or text the bus line--make sure to identify your student and the bus number they are riding:  507-962-3240 Ext. 4.

SCREENER - Also a friendly reminder to continue to SCREEN your students daily.  (Repeat)


Please reach out to me if you have any needs.  Phone- 507-962-3240 or email a.kellenberger@isd671.net