East Windsor Regional Schools
25A Leshin Lane, Hightstown, New Jersey 08520 609-443-7717

Pride in Performance


Dennis M. Vinson, Jr.Principal
Jim PetoAthletic Director

Priscilla Aniegbuna
Asst. Principal, Grade 9

Jermaine Blount
Asst. Principal, Grade 10

Laura Vetere
Interim Asst. Principal, Grade 11

Chris Guglielmo
Asst. Principal, Grade 12

25 Leshin Lane
Hightstown, New Jersey 08520
Phone: 609-443-7738

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Gerald Santoleri
School Counselor
Anti-Bullying Specialist

East Windsor Regional School District
Anti-Bullying Coordinator
Mark Beckman, Supervisor
609-443-7717, ext. 2032



 Day  A     Friday     January 18, 2019


Seniors: Please remember to visit Naviance to view Scholarship Opportunities. Scholarship Information is also available via the Hightstown High School website. You can access Scholarship News via the Counseling and Guidance link. Students may also stop by the Senior Counseling Office to pick up the January Edition of the Scholarship Newsletter.

The Chess Club is holding their first annual Chess tournament after school in the library on Wednesday, 1/23, until 5pm.  All are welcome to participate.  Please see Mr. Villavicencio to sign up.  Top 4 players earn the opportunity to represent our school on the varsity team at the US Chess Federation State Tournament in March!

The talent show is TONIGHT at 7pm. Tickets will be sold for $4 during lunch and $5 at the door and refreshments will be available. Come find out who takes the prize for top talent.  (Mr. Kamps)

The first Coffee House of the year will take place on Friday night *February 8th* at 7 PM. Auditions will be held in the chorus room immediately after school on Wednesday, January 23. If you can’t make that audition time, you can also submit a video of your audition using Google Classroom, code bx54q29. If you need help, please see one of the music teachers. (Mr. Ernst) *note the date change*

Get your blue or white bandanna from the school store this week only for $1. All proceeds benefit the Victorious Foundation to help teens going through cancer treatment. (Ms. Gaskill)

It's time to play the feud! Sign up at the school store for your family to compete. $20 per family of 4-5 players, $2 per spectator; stop by the store to ask how your family can play for free. Family Feud game show night happens January 24th! (Ms. Gaskill)

There is an NHS meeting Wednesday the 23rd at 2:30 in Café M. (Mrs. Peterson)

Yearbook meetings will be on Wednesday and Thursday this week. (Mr. Szolkowski)

Anyone interested in becoming a lifeguard, please see Mrs. O'Connor in the pool for an informational packet. First Class starts Feb. 6, 2019 @ 2:30 in the pool.

This year's Snowball Dance will take place on Friday, January 25th from 7-10 pm. The theme is Fire & Ice, so be sure to dress accordingly in Red, White or Silver! Tickets are $5 and will be sold online at https://statechamps.com/clients/hightstownhsnj/  and during lunches on Monday, January 21st through Thursday, January 24th. NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR! You need a Breathalyzer Form signed by your parent and your student ID to get in to the dance. See you there! (Mrs. Daly)

The library will be CLOSED after school on Tuesday, January 22nd. 

Spring sports physicals will be held on Friday, February 1,  from 2:30 - 5pm. After first registering for your sport through Family ID, take your paperwork to Mrs. Thomas in the nurse's office to schedule your appointment by January 28th. If your own doctor completes your physical, that form is due on Feb. 1st. No physical will be given without an appointment.

 After school Tutoring!!  NHS Tutors will be available in the Library after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  No need to sign up to attend. Simply go to the library after school and tutors will be available in ALL subject areas. (Mrs. Friehaut)

College Clinic will be held in the Counseling Conference room from 8:30am - 1pm every Friday.  If you are a Senior and have any questions or need help with your college application please stop by.

Specials in the Cafeteria: in addition to the regular daily items:

  • Fri. 1/18 - Steak or Shrimp Quesadilla
  • Mon. 1/21 - School Closed
  • Tues. 1/22 - Buffalo Chicken or Shrimp Mac & Cheese
  • Wed. 1/23 - Beef Gyro on Flatbread
  • Thurs. 1/24 - Italian Sausage & Pepper Hero
  • Fri. 1/25 - Chicken Cordon Blue on Pretzel Bun

News and Announcements

HHS Underclassmen: Blueprint for Success
Make plans now to join us for an evening of great information, a bite to eat, and future planning on February 20.

Sports Live Streaming on the NFHS Network

Hightstown High School Dances-Proms Permission Form

Yearbook Information and Forms

VoTech Routes 18-19 (pdf)

Senior Parking Application (pdf)

School Information

School Begins: 7:30 a.m.
Regular Dismissal: 2:10 p.m.
Delayed Opening: 9:00 a.m. - 2:10 p.m.
Early Dismissal Session: 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Coming Up!
Mon Jan 21
 HHS: Rams Football Parents' Club Meeting, 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.
 Schools Closed/Kidcare Closed
Wed Jan 23
 HHS: In-House Chess Tournament 2:30 to 5:00 p.m.
 HHS: Adelante Cultural Show/Adelante Club, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Thu Jan 24
 HHS DECA Family Feud, 4:30 to 9:00 p.m.
 EMK vs. PLD Superhero Volleyball Game, HHS, 6:30 p.m.
Fri Jan 25
 HHS: Snowball Dance, 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Mon Jan 28
 HHS: Rams Football Parents' Club Meeting, 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.
 BOE Meeting, 7:00 p.m., HHS Administration Wing Room 807