Do you know an outstanding teacher? Twin Rivers Unified School District is pleased to participate in the 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year program through the Sacramento County Office of Education.
This program highlights educational innovation, student learning, and the rewards of teaching. The Teacher of the Year process pays tribute to our teaching force, the complexity of challenges that confront our schools, and the need to promote collaboration and teamwork to meet those challenges.
Anyone may submit a nomination form – staff members, students, families, and community members as well as the teachers themselves. Nominations are due to principals, in writing, by Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.
The Teacher of the Year process and form links are available below. Should you have any questions regarding this program, please contact Charlene VanAllen in the Communications Department at 916-566-1765.
Nomination Form (Submit to principal by Jan. 20, 2017)
On Tuesday, Nov. 15, the Twin Rivers school board met during regular session at the District Office on McClellan Park.
Please click HERE for meeting highlights.
Everything we do in Twin Rivers is centered around student success and we're excited to share some of their accomplishments in the latest edition of We Are TR! The district newspaper focuses on district achievements and teacher-led initiatives. Twin Rivers is committed to supporting the education of all students in our mission to inspire each student to extraordinary achievement every day.
Click HERE to view the publication.
Highlands Programs and Highlights
End of First Semester
The first semester ends on Wednesday, December 21st. Finals will be given by December 16th. Make sure you are caught up in the weeks ahead as semester grades are final!
Class of 2017
Don't forget to make an appointment with Prestige Portraits to take your yearbook senior photos.
*The final deadline for getting your senior portrait into the yearbook is January 7th!*
Phone: (916) 535-7797
7916 Alta Sunrise Lane, Citrus Heights, California 95610
Seniors! Go to the following link and put in your senior quote for Yearbook! Please do so before the beginning of 2nd semester.
Yearbooks On Sale!
Yearbooks will be sold for $40 on Wednesday's at lunch in D1, Mr. Leu's room. Yearbooks will only be sold until April 7th, 2017. We will not be ordering any extra books for sale on campus. So, get your books as soon as you can. We do not accept personal checks, so please bring the appropriate amount of cash. Yearbooks will arrive in May, towards the end of the school year.
2016-2017 Course Catalog
Highlands High School achieves excellence by providing a nurturing community to stimulate motivation and creativity in an environment that builds integrity, independence, and productive citizens.
Twin Rivers Unified School District Nondiscrimination Statement
Twin Rivers Unified School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression; or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.
If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal, Director of the Student Services (CCR Title 5 and Title IX Officer), Rudy Puente, at 916-566-1620 or email@example.com. A copy of TRUSD uniform complaint or TRUSD non-discrimination policy are available upon request.
If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal, Superintendent of Human Resources/Labor Relations (CCR Title 5 and Title IX Officer), Dr. Jacqueline Perez, 916-566-1736 or . A copy of TRUSD uniform complaint or TRUSD non-discrimination policy are available upon request.
School Contact Information:
School Phone: (916) 566 - 3465
School Fax: (916) 566 - 7811
WHDM, Highlands Digital Media is the official Internet radio station from Highlands High School. We offer Podcasts, Videocasts, Editorials, News Stories, Videos and Music. OUR OFFICIAL SITE IS www.http://www.hhsdm.com/
Principal: Darryl Hawthrone
Vice Principal: Heather Westerman
Vice Principal: Nick Seiler
Highlands earns 6 year WASC accreditation!