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  • HHS Student Wins Art Competition

    Congratulations to Haslett High School senior, Chyna Bach, for winning the Congressional Arts Competition for Michigan's 8th District! U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin held a reception for the student artist participants at her Lansing office on May 11. Chyna's winning artwork, “I’ll Catch You if You Fall,” will be hung for a year in the Cannon Tunnel of the United States Capitol in Washington D.C. Read more...

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  • Lacrosse Team Wins Championship!

    Congratulations to the Haslett/Williamston varsity boys lacrosse team for winning the CAAC Tournament Championship! Haslett/Williamston defeated Lansing Catholic to win the championship in a game at Okemos High School on May 14. In addition to winning the tournament, Haslett/Williamston finished the regular season as CAAC Champions. Congratulations on an outstanding season!

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  • Ralya Students at Special Olympics

    On Friday, May 10, Special Olympians from Ralya Elementary School competed in track and field events at Michigan State University. Athletes who participate in Special Olympics improve physical fitness and motor skills, develop self-esteem and confidence, make friends and increase family support. In addition to track and field events, they also competed in softball.

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  • Murphy Receives Grant From Delta Dental

    Murphy Elementary School received a $500 grant from Delta Dental during the school's Monday Morning Meeting on May 13. In March, Delta Dental representatives visited second grade classrooms and read to students as part of March is Reading Month. Mrs. Hamilton's second grade class won this grant to be used for the Library Media Center. Read more...

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  • Lansing Symphony Orchestra Performance

    Murphy and Ralya 5th grade students travelled to Wharton Hall at MSU on May 7 to attend the Link Up: The Orchestra Rocks concert of the Lansing Symphony Orchestra. The Orchestra Rocks program explores rhythm pulse and groove in a classical music setting along with showcasing the indivual instruments and instrument families of the orchestra. Read more...

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  • Murphy 4th Grade Musical

    Under the direction of music teacher Amy Fenton, Murphy Elementary School 4th grade students performed the musical "Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears" on Tuesday, April 30. The musical is based on an African folk tale. Students acted, sang and played musical instruments to accompany the songs. Artwork for the program was created by the students under the direction of Megan Hunsaker, Murphy art teacher.

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  • Michigan Shakespeare Festival at HHS

    Thanks to the support of the Foundation of Haslett Schools, Haslett High School welcomed the Michigan Shakespeare Festival to the Performing Arts Center where all ninth grade students watched a performance of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, and all eleventh grade honors students watched a performance of Macbeth. Students had read the plays earlier this year. Read more...

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  • Field Trip to Henry Ford Museum

    On April 18, Murphy Elementary School fourth graders went to the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. Students were able to see and learn about many historical events and important people of our country. Students were able to board the bus where Rosa Parks took a stand by taking a seat, and see the early airplanes that the Wright brothers flew. Read more...

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  • HHS Ranked Among Best Schools in State

    Haslett High School is ranked #24 out of 650 high schools in Michigan in the 2019 Best High Schools list by U.S. News & World Report. Schools are ranked on their performance on state-required tests, graduation rates and how well they prepare students for college. Read more...

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  • Governor's Fitness Award Finalist

    Congratulations to Haslett Middle School 8th grader, Jackson Rahrig, who was recognized as a Governor’s Fitness Award finalist! The Governor's Fitness Awards recognize communities, organizations, and individuals who inspire healthy choices. Jackson was nominated for his powerlifting and provided with a framed certificate from State Representative, Julie Brixie, at the Michigan State Capitol on April 25. Read more...

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  • Students Attend Zoo Celebration

    Fifth grade students at Murphy Elementary School made enrichment items for animals at Potter Park Zoo and shared them at the "Party For the Planet Celebration" on Sunday, April 28. The enrichment items were made from cardboard boxes, paper bags, newspaper, organic whole wheat homemade paste, and non-toxic paint. The students had a great time watching the animals play with the enrichment items!

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  • Senior Scholar Athletes Honored!

    The 2019 CAAC Senior Scholar Athletes were honored at the annual awards ceremonies April 24, 2019 at Holt High School. The top ten GPA’s among students with two varsity letters in their senior year from each CAAC school earned the award, sponsored by Sparrow. Read more...

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  • Storytelling at Wilkshire

    Kindergarten students in Mrs. Schmidt's class at Wilkshire Early Childhood Center had the opportunity to listen to stories told by Rolf Peterson. Mr. Peterson is a retired attorney in our community and currently drives Bus 15 in our district. He has a gift of telling stories about his childhood while at the same time incorporating little lessons that are important in life. Read more...

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  • Girls on the Run!

    Murphy Elementary School teachers, Kristine Megge, Christina Noeker, and Kristina Booms have brought the Girls on the Run program to Murphy Elementary. GOTR is a physical activity-based positive youth development program that inspires 3rdthrough 8th grade girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident using a fun, experienced-based curriculum. Read more...

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  • Murphy Elementary Food Drive

    The Murphy Elementary School Annual Food Drive took place during the week of April 15-19. The Murphy Student Council sponsors this event each year. The school collected more than 35 boxes of food and other items to donate to the Haslett Food Bank. Student Council members work hard during this event. Read more...

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  • Excellence In Education Award Winner

    Congratulations to Margy Barile, Instructional Technology Specialist, for winning the Excellence in Education award from the Michigan Lottery! The Excellence in Education award was established in 2014 to recognize outstanding public school educators across the state during the school year. Each year more than 500 educators are nominated and 34 are selected to win a weekly award. Read more...

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  • Bond Construction Underway

    Construction is underway for the first phase of the Bond and Sinking Fund projects approved by Haslett voters in August 2018. Upgrades to Jamie Gent Stadium at Haslett High School will include a new multi-use turf playing surface, team rooms, concession building, remodeled press box, score board, sound system, and more. The improvements are expected to be completed in August 2019. Read more...

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  • Ralya Presents 101 Dalmations

    Ralya Elementary School 5th grade students will be presenting 101 Dalmatians KIDS on April 25, 6:30 p.m., in the Haslett High School Performing Arts Center. Admission is FREE! Pictured are students rehearsing the musical in the Performing Arts Center.

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  • Kindergarten Students Learn about Fire Safety

    Wilkshire Kindergarten students learned about fire safety from Meridian Township Fire Fighters this week. They learned about fire safety in the home, what it's like to be a firefighter and about all the different parts of the fire truck. Read more...

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  • Haslett Choirs Visit State Capitol

    Haslett 8th grade Select Ensemble & Haslett Choirs Select Senior Women were invited to perform at the Lansing Capitol for Michigan's Music Education Advocacy Day. State Representative Julie Brixie recognized the ensembles. The choir groups were honored to share their music and work with state officials.

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