Dothan City Schools
Highlands Elementary School Dothan, AL
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School Events
11/26/2014 to 11/28/2014
•  Thanksgiving Holidays


Library Events
11/29/2014
•  C.S. Lewis' Birthday (author)
Recurrence: Yearly from 11/29/2014 to 11/29/2014
•  Madeleine L'Engle's Birthday (author)
Recurrence: Yearly from 11/29/2014 to 11/29/2014
•  Louisa May Alcott's Birthday (author)
Recurrence: Yearly from 11/29/2014 to 11/29/2014
11/30/2014
•  Mark Twain's Birthday (author)
Recurrence: Yearly from 11/30/2014 to 11/30/2014
Reading Highlands Style
Check out our Reading Highlands Style video we made for Read Across America Week. You can also view this on you tube by searching...


NPF Poster Winners   
Highlands Elementary had 2 first place winners at the National Peanut Festival Poster Competition.  Hope Rutland won...

4th Grade Movers and Shakers   
LinC students in the 4th grade have just finished their unit on Character.Wonderful job students!

SGA "Doing the Most Good"   
SGA is giving back to the community.  Students gathered at Wiregrass Commons Mall to raise money for The Salvation...

5th Grade Movers and Shakers   
5th grade have just finished their unit on Character.  Here are several pictures of their Movers and Shakers presentations. ...

Mobile Dairy Classroom   
Mobile Dairy Classroom Instructor Michaela Sanders of Elmore...

Community Helper   
First graders ended their unit on Community Helpers with a visit from a Dothan Police Officer who taught them what tools...

Highlands' Chorus   
Highlands chorus beautifully welcomes the season of giving.

Miss Stewart's Seeds   
Miss Stewart's kindergarten class has been learning about apples and pumpkins. Students enjoyed an apple taste test and...

"Just So"   
Fifth graders wrote their own "Just So" stories.  Their origin stories told how things came to be.  They also...

5th Grade Field Trip   
Fifth grade students recently took a fieldtrip to historical Westville, Georgia.  Students were able to experience what...

2nd Grade Field Trip   
2nd graders recently enjoyed a nice fall field trip to Paradise Pumpkin Patch.

1st grade to Aplin Farms   
First graders enjoyed their recent field trip to Aplin Farms.  Students learned about some of the different things...

Book Characters   
First graders have been reading different books and learning about various character traits.  Students completed a book...

Ocean Art   
3rd Grade LinC students recently had the opportunity to create their own ocean art.  Mrs. Bailey reached out to local friend...

Kindergarten Field Trip   
Kindergarten students recently took a fall field trip to Corn Dodgers in Headland.  Students had a fun filled day learning...

NPF Poster Contest Contestants   
5th Grade students recently participated in the National Peanut Festival's poster contest.  Great job to all students who...

Life Cycle of a Pumpkin   
Students in Mrs. Lucas's 3rd grade class have been disecting pumpkins this fall season.  They have learned all about the...

Thank You Republican Women's Group   
Highlands would like to thank the Houston County Republican Women's group for their generous donation to our school.  These...

5th Grade Cell Projects   
Fifth graders completed cell projects on plant and animal cells.   Aidan Summerlin, Luis Asyn, Megan Garner, Brody...

City of Dothan Cross Country Championship   
These Highlands Elementary students competed in the City of Dothan Cross Country Championship.  Austin Farmer:...

Haunted Trees   
Students in Mrs. Mathews 4th grade class are getting in to fall by creating edible haunted trees.  Hauntingly good...

Kohl's Kids Fit for Life (KidFit) Program   
The Kohl’s Kids Fit for Life (KidFit) program is a childhood obesity prevention initiative hosted by the Southeast Alabama...

People's Choice Award   
Highlands Elementary LinC classes won 1st place in the People's Choice Award for favorite scarecrow exhibit.  The theme...

Mrs. Bruce's 1st Grade   
Mrs. Bruce's 1st grade class has been studying about wild animals in our neighborhood.  Students researched and observed...

Links for Learning   
Highlands Elementary kicked off its Links for Learning fund raising campaign today.  Students, faculty, PTO, and parents...

Heyday at Highlands   
Highlands hosted it's annual Highlands Heyday!  Covenant United Methodist Church partners with Highlands to sponsor...

Breast Cancer Awareness   
5th Graders at Highlands Elementary have been showing their support during Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Fancy Nancy Party   
Mrs. Goodson's 1st grade class had a Fancy Nancy party! They have been reading the Fancy Nancy books in class and today they...

BMX Winners   
Austin Farmer won 1st this past weekend in the State of Alabama in his age group in BMX bicycle racing.   Austin...

SGA Elections   
Highlands Students are gearing up for their SGA elections.  Students will listen to candidates explain why he or she should...

Live Webcast   
Fifth grade Linc students participated in a live webcast with author Rick Riordan on Tuesday, September 23. School Library Journal...

Punt, Pass and Kick Winners   
The following Highlands students participated in thePunt, Pass, and Kick competition held at Northcutt Field. Hunter...

Good Citizens for August   
Thank you Things & Wings, Publix Shopping Center 84 West!!!

Rise & S.H.I.N.E Award Winners   
Highlands Elementary is sponsoring theRise& S.H.I.N.E (StudentsHereIn the morning, atNoon, and at theEnd of the day)awardto...

2nd Grade Supply List   
2014-2015

3rd Grade Supply List   
2014-2015

4th Grade Supply List   
2014-2015

5th Grade Supply List   
2014-2015

Kindergarten Supply List   
2014-2015

1st Grade Supply List   
2014-2015

Seussapalooza Donations   
  It's Seuss time! Studentscan start collecting Seussapalooza donations right away, and that will be even easier this...

Highlands Credit Union   
Did you know? If you start saving $2.50 each week, or $10 each month, when you are 8 years old, you could have over $1,260...