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NEW TRAFFIC MAP FOR HOLBROOK SCHOOLS

Please be aware of the new traffic map at the Holbrook PreK-12 complex. 

THE PERMANENT ENTRANCE AND EXIT OF THE HOLBROOK PK-12 COMPLEX WILL BE IN USE. PLEASE NOTE THE NEW EXIT.  SAFETY OFFICIALS WILL BE DIRECTING THE FLOW OF TRAFFIC.
This will take effect on
Monday, December 11, 2017.

New Traffic Plan Effective 12/11/17

See here to enlarge photo.  

October Calendar and Lunch Menu

See here for the October calendar of events for Holbrook Middle High School

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See here for the October lunch menu for Holbrook Middle High School

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Bus Update

 

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Bus 2 and Bus 3 have been arriving late to school. In order to resolve this issue, the bus will pick up earlier.

Bus 2 will begin pick up at 6:40 AM.
Bus 3 will begin pick up at 6:55 AM.

These times will begin on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Please be sure to plan accordingly.

Revised Bus Routes for 2017-2018

 

Click here to see all bus routes

*Please note that AM routes for the Middle-High School     have been revised, effective September 1st.

Meet Us

Come Meet the Starting Lineup…Our Administrative Team for the 2017-2018 School Year!

 

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Julie S. Hamilton

Superintendent of Holbrook Public Schools


 

    Julie Hamilton was born and raised in Holbrook and has been a proud member of the Holbrook Learning Community since 1997. Throughout her successful 20 year career in the Holbrook Public Schools, Mrs. Hamilton has served in many roles from Title One paraprofessional, special education teacher (inclusion & sub separate), elementary school teacher (grades 4-6), lead teacher, assistant principal, and principal of the South School. Under Mrs. Hamilton’s leadership, as principal, the South School was added to a short list of schools titled, the Most Commendable Schools in Massachusetts-a list complied by Governor Deval Patrick! In the summer of 2013,  ......

Click here to see all our staff

 

Bus Transportation Grades K-12

This fall, we are attempting to transport all students in Grades K-12 living one mile or more from school.

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Please inform us of your transportation plans by returning this form to the school offices as soon as possible. 
Have a safe and enjoyable summer!

Summer Reading

Summer is a great time to read and enjoy a young adult novel or informative nonfiction.

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Summer reading is required of all students at Holbrook Middle High School. Please see the appropriate links below for your grade level.
Grade 6 and 7
Grade 8 and 9
Grade 10 and 11
Seniors 

In addition, please view the following links on book talks. These can be used as a guideline for creating your own book talk.

Good Book Talk
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWgVQNgBlpg

What not to do in your book talk!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XPcw1V2hvkY

Jr Sr High School Final Tour

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Freshman Class Fundraiser

Class of 2020
Cookie Dough/Pastry Fundraiser

Cookie Dough/Pastry Fundraiser
See here to order delicious breads, desserts and more...

Mr. Monteith's Services

Wake:
Family and friends are cordially invited to visiting hours from 
4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, February 10th, at the
Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home,
98 Bedford St. Bridgewater. 

http://www.ccgfuneralhome.com/obit/richard-j.-monteith

Funeral:
A  Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 11th, at St. Ann’s Church, 660 North Main St., Raynham.
(Please go directly to the church at 9:30.) 

Back to the 80's

HJSHS presents...

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March 31- April 1, 2017

Don't miss the final musical performance at the current 
Holbrook Jr Sr High School!

Friday, March 31st   7 p.m.
Saturday, April 1st   2 p.m. and 7 p.m. 
Tickets Prices: $ 10 for seniors and students
  $12 for adults

The Mattress Fundraiser

               Robotics Fundraiser

Second Annual Mattress Sale Fundraiser 
Robotics Team HJSHS 

Saturday, February 25th 
10:00 a.m. -  5:00 p.m.

Parent Teacher Conferences

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Thursday, March 9th
12-2:30 p.m.
6-8 p.m.

Freshman Class Fundraiser

Class of 2020
Cookie Dough/Pastry Fundraiser

2020 FUndraiser
See here to order these delicious desserts! 

FREE EVENT FOR PARENTS

Thursday, February 2, 2017  6:30 pm
Braintree High School Auditorium 
( This event is free and open to the public.)

                                                     Workshop for Parents

Featured Speaker: DR. RUTH POTEE is a nationally recognized expert in the area of adolescent brain development and its impact on teenage risk taking, including alcohol and substance abuse. She blends scientific research with a hands-on understanding of the challenges of raising healthy teens. She practices family medicine in Greenfield, MA and is Chair of the Healthcare Solutions Opioid Task Force of Franklin County.

Athletic Booster's Fundraiser

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   Thursday, March 30th
 11:30 a.m. -Closing time

On Thursday, March 30th, the Holbrook Athletic Boosters will be sponsoring a fundraiser at Jake and JOES in Braintree. Just bring this fundraiser ticket and enjoy lunch, dinner, drinks or take-out. When paying your check, give your server or bartender the fundraising ticket.
 Jake n JOES will contribute 20% of the total bill to the
Holbrook Athletic Boosters.
Download the fundraiser ticket here: 
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STEAM Family Event

Building STEAM...
(Science/Technology/Engineering/Art/Math)
Wednesday, March 8th
South School Auditorium
6-8 p.m.

This is a free family enrichment event and all are welcome.  A musical performance by the South School band will kick off a night of science,   art, learning and fun!
Preregistration is required.

See here for details...

Bulldog Spirit Gear

Bulldog hoodies, jerseys, sweatshirts, and sweatpants are available for sale by the JSHS Student CouncilBulldog shirtsweatshirt

See here for ordering information. 

8th Grade S.T.E.A.M. Field trip

Hidden Figures

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Thursday, April 13, 2017
Cost: $6.00 per student
All forms and payment are due no later than Monday, April 10th by 2:30 PM.

 Field trip forms will be distributed in grade 8 math classes. Additional forms are available here. **Students who have not paid their Student Activity fee for this year should do so at the main office. 

Spring Sports Banquet

Thursday,  June 8th
 6:00 pm
Holbrook Jr/Sr High School Cafeteria

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Tickets will be sold on June 5th, 6th & 7th
(before & after school in the library and at lunches)

Athletes admitted free with ticket
Guests $7

NO tickets will be sold at the door

Holbrook Bulldog Cookbook

The Holbrook Jr/Sr High School Parent Group would like to invite you to participate in our first edition of the Holbrook Bulldog Cookbook which will be available in May 2017.  

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We are currently collecting recipes, cooking tips and anything that might make someone's cooking experience something to be repeated.  We have invited local businesses and hope to spread the word around town to all residents.   

Junior High Semi Formal

Junior High Semi-Formal
Friday, June 9th  
6:00-9:00 pm. 
Grades 7-8

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Tickets will be on sale June 1st -5th
$8 each

MOCK TRIAL TEAM

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Good luck to the Holbrook Mock Trial Team! 

 Trial dates for Holbrook are listed below.  All trials are held at Stoughton District Court and are open to the public for viewing. Trials will begin at 1:30 and run approximately two hours.  

Monday, January 23  vs. Foxborough Regional Charter School

Tuesday, January 31 vs. Cardinal Spellman

Monday, February 6  vs. Sharon High School

Pennies for Patients

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On Thursday, March 9th, all students were given a Pennies for Patients donation box. 

 From now until March 27, our school-wide goal is to raise over $650.00 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society by collecting quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies in these donation boxes. All coin donations should be brought to Miss Grant in
Room 103 for tallying.

In addition, online donations can be submitted by going to the following link.  http://www.studentseries.org/find-your-school?chapter=Massachusetts .
Once there, choose "Holbrook Junior Senior High School" and donate away!"
Thank you for your support!

June Calendar and Lunch Menu

june calendar 

See here for the June calendar of events.
See here for the June lunch menu. 

Boston Bruins Pajama Drive

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Holbrook Jr Sr High School has teamed up with the Boston Bruins, the Department of Children and Families and Cradles to Crayons for their annual pajama drive. The PJ Drive’s goal is to collect 10,000 pairs of new pajamas for children and teens in need. 

May School Calendar and Lunch Menus

                                   

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   see  May School Lunch Menu  
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May Calendar of School Events

Student Government Elections

Classes of 2018, 2019, 2020

elections

 Friday, June 2nd
For further information on student elections, see here.

Class of 2018 Parents

College Information Night
Thursday, March 16th, 2017 @ 6:30
HJSHS Room 107

college prep
Topics will include SAT, SAT II, and the college selection and application process

Sports Physicals

Spring Sports Physicals
Friday, March 17th, 2017

sports physicals

All athletes are required to have up to date physicals to play a sport.  Physicals for sports expire thirteen months from the date of the last physical on file with the school nurse.  See here for sports physical form. 

245 S. Franklin Street   |   Holbrook, MA 02343
Phone: (781) 767-4616   |  Fax: (781) 767-2697