News and Announcements
Have a safe and joyous season...
We'll see you back on January 12, 2015!
Finals Week Schedule
Final Exams are Dec 15-17, 2014. School is dismissed at 12:43pm.
Periods 1 & 4: Monday Dec 15, 2014
Periods 2 & 5: Tuesday Dec 16, 2014
Periods 3 & 6: Wednesday Dec 17, 2014
Thursday, Dec 18, 2014: Regular Day - School out at 3:16pm
Friday, Dec 19, 2014: Minimum Day - School out at 12:44pm
It's time once again for the
North Hollywood High Zoo Magnet
Click here for additional information.
New Summer Programs Page!
We have added a new page under the Student Activities section to help students and parents learn about exciting and enriching summer programs. Click here to check it out.
Support the HGM while you shop!
Friends of the HGM is enrolled in Target's Take Charge of Education donation program. If you have a Target credit card, please designate our magnet and Friends of the HGM will receive a percentage of your purchase as a donation. You can sign up online at Target.com, searching Take Charge of Education, or go here and select North Hollywood HGM. The regular school also has an account, so be sure to choose the one for the HGM.
Friends of the HGM is also enrolled in Ralph's Community program. To enroll your Ralph's card please go to the Ralph's website here, or to Ralphs.com. After putting in your user name and password, click on MY ACCOUNT. Then click on COMMUNITY REWARDS, Edit my Community Contributions and follow the instructions. OUR ORGANIZATION IS LISTED AS FRIENDS OF THE HIGHLY GIFTED MAGNET (81675). IF YOU HAVE ALREADY ENROLLED IN PREVIOUS YEARS, YOU WILL NEED TO ENROLL AGAIN. RALPH'S CLEARS OUT ALL PREVIOUS DESIGNATIONS EVERY SEPTEMBER. Ralphs' donation is based on a sliding scale, so the more we spend each month, the more they will donate to our organization, up to 4%.
Financial Aid Events on Campus
December 9th, 6pm to 8 pm at NHHS Auditorium - College Financial Aid Overview - Grants, Loans, Scholarships. Presented by the Director of Financial Aid, Occidental College. This evening is for parents and students at all grade levels.
January 15th , 6pm to 8pm at NHHS Auditorium and Cafeteria - FAFSA Line by Line - English and Spanish presentations. Presented by the Director of Financial Aid, Occidental College.
Loretta Hultman, M.B.A., M. Ed.
College and Financial Aid Counselor
North Hollywood High School
Click here for free online college planning tools for students and parents.
HGM’s 26th Annual Holiday & Student Talent Show
Friday, December 5, 2014
5:30 pm at the NHHS Cafeteria
Presentations by Ms. Hultman,
NoHo College Counselor, and Catalyst Prep
Monday, November 10th from 6 - 7 p.m.
Join us on Monday, November 10 from 6 - 7pm at the NoHo Auditorium.
Ms. Hultman will discuss the college financial aid process, admissions evaluation and scholarship applications. Ms. Hultman has served on the UCLA Freshmen Admissions Committee for 15 years and has worked with students on scholarship applications. Plus, a representative from Catalyst Prep will provide information about their test prep program
Are you a Highly Gifted middle schooler in search of a Great High School?
North Hollywood Highly Gifted Magnet is the only high school in Los Angeles just for highly gifted students. Come get to know us...
Schoolday tours - space is limited, RSVP soon
Prospective Open House, Nov. 6 @ 5:30 PM - talk to our teachers, students, staff
Our website - see menus at the top for Program, Student Achievement, and Teams/Clubs
Matriculation List - where our graduates go to college, many with scholarships
If you have questions, please bring them to Open House, or contact our Magnet Coordinator Mr. Ethan Bradbury at Eab21361@lausd.net.
Parent Conference Night
Thursday, October 16th from 5 - 7 p.m.
Parents are invited to attend and use this opportunity to speak to their child's teachers. Parents may pick up Report Cards from their student's 2nd period teacher.
The HGM is excited to announce the dates for our Prospective Student Tours. We will hold three tours between October 10th and October 27th. The deadline to apply for all magnet schools is November 15th.
Our three tour dates are: Friday, October 10; Thursday, October 16; and Monday, October 27. There will be three tours conducted on each of those days. The times for the tours are: 8:30-10:00; 11:00-12:30; and 1:30-3:00.
Our tours are hosted by students currently enrolled in the Highly Gifted Magnet. Tours visit several HGM classrooms during instructional time and provide prospective students with an opportunity to learn about the HGM and North Hollywood High School.
If you are interested in signing up for a tour, please call the HGM office at (818) 753-6213 between 8:00 am and 11:00 am. You may also send an email to email@example.com. Make sure you include your name, phone number, the number of people attending and the date and time you wish to attend.
2014 Annual Family Picnic and Brainiac Fair
Dear HGM Families,
The flyer for the 2014 Annual HGM Family Picnic and Brainiac Fair will go out next week. Be sure to look out for it (or print the one below) and return it with your food and raffle ticket pre-order as soon as possible.
Come and meet your community as we spend a memorable afternoon picnicking with other HGM families and HGM faculty and staff. There will be a Brainiac Fair, a raffle, a chess challenge, and Karaoke open mic, so bring your own CD and be prepared to have some fun!
If you can donate any goods or services for the raffle, please complete the form below and return it to the HGM office with your donation.
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