Announcements

Thursday, May 19

Farewell Seniors … good luck with all your new adventures!

​This week the book room will be open an extra day to accommodate senior returns. It will be open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Seniors, remember to return any items (textbooks, novels, calculators) to the book room before you leave.

Grades 9-11 Finals will be Wednesday, June 1st (Periods 1, 2, 3 & 4) and Thursday, June 2nd (Periods 5, 6 & 7). Students will be required to turn in their laptop on Thursday, June 2nd in the North Gym beginning 6th period. Please keep your charger and bag in a safe place over the summer. Any unreturned laptops will be charged to your account.

Hello Mustangs! It’s time to begin the parking permit application process for next school year. Current junior, sophomore and freshmen students may apply online beginning at 1 p.m. on Sunday, May 22, through the end of the day on Sunday, May 29, 2022. The application will be available on the Hempstead homepage.
As in the past, permits will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis based first on grade level and then the date/time the application is received.
See your email for full details!

Congratulations to the boys & girls state track & field qualifiers! Good luck at state!

Mustang reps needed to go to Jefferson Middle School to talk about life at Hempstead! A few students will be chosen to chat about high school on May 26th. If you would be a good representative please stop by the Counseling Office for more information or email Ms. Nemmers.

Girls Cross Country Informational Meeting Wednesday, May 25th 2:30p in the cafeteria.

IMPORTANT INFO FOR SENIORS….IT’S YOUR LAST WEEK – FINISH STRONG!

  • All Seniors need to take care of all their obligations by the end of the day on Thursday, May 19th.
    Seniors Last Day: Thursday, May 19th. Cap & Gown pick-up in the hallway outside the counseling office during 5th hour study time. 
  • Graduation: May 28th at Dalzell field. Graduation will start at 10a.m. You can begin entering Dalzell at 9:15a.m. 
  • Seniors Graduation Rehearsal (Attendance Required): Friday, May 27th. Rehearsal will be at Dalzell Field. You are able to park at Clarke University. You need to be seated in the visitor stands by 12pm for the Senior class picture. After the Senior picture, you will go to your assigned seat for practice. If everyone arrives in a timely manner, you can anticipate being done around 1:30p.m. Anticipate time needed for parking and walking. Please be on time by being seated in the visitor stands by 12pm. 
  • IMPORTANT: If you do not want a laptop charge on your final bill, make sure you turn in your laptop and charger in the hallway outside the counseling office after picking up your cap & gown. You can keep your laptop bag. 
  • Senior Transcripts: All seniors, regardless of your post-high school plans, should create an account in Parchment to facilitate the sending of high school transcripts or education verifications to employers or colleges/universities. If you have not created a Parchment account, please refer to your school email for messages from Parchment. Hempstead does not send out transcripts, so you must create a Parchment request. *If you plan to send transcripts to NCAA or NAIA, please see Kelly in the Main Office.
  • CPR is required for all Seniors to graduate. Please check your schedule. If the 8th period CPR Canvas Study Hall is on your schedule, you need to complete this requirement before May 19. Download and view the Power Point. You will have only two attempts to pass the Power Point CPR quiz at 80% or better. This course should take you about an hour. After you pass the online quiz, Coach Weber will check you off the CPR graduation list. If you have questions, email Coach Weber at kaweber@dbqschools.org .

 

Grades 9-11 Finals will be Wednesday, June 1st (Periods 1, 2, 3 & 4) and Thursday, June 2nd (Periods 5, 6 & 7). Students will be required to turn in their laptop on Thursday, June 2nd in the North Gym beginning 6th period. Please keep your charger and bag in a safe place over the summer. Any unreturned laptops will be charged to your account.