To make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children
Click the link to visit the Hickory High School PTSA website.
It’s not too late to join the PTSA – only $7. Seniors must be members to apply for one of many $1000 PTSA scholarships.
Hawks Nest School Store is NOW OPEN!!
Grab your spirit gear at the Hawks Nest – now open Monday through Friday from 12-2 during all lunches.
Please email if you would like to volunteer or have any questions.
Proceeds directly benefit Hickory High School.
HICKORY HIGH SCHOOL PTSA
Thanks for your support!
- Held 1st/2nd Semester Lunch for teachers and staff, and sponsored appreciation events throughout the year including Welcome Fall, Cookies/Coffee in December, Pie Day and Teacher Appreciation Week with a raffle.
- Held 3rd Annual Spring Artisan Craft Show in March 2018, featuring 110 local crafters. The only school that showcases only artisans (no direct sales vendors). Raised over $5000.
- Awarded five scholarships at $1000 each, funded by the Craft Show, to Spencer Massey, Danielle Romeo, Chase Stanley, Makenzie Stedman, and Jackson Tate.
- Operated Hawks Nest School Store each week during all lunch periods, staffed entirely by volunteers, daily from 12-2 p.m. and during special evening hours. Profit exceeded $10K.
- Funded “I Need a Lighthouse” Assembly for entire school – a Depression and Suicide Education Awareness Program.
- Earned over $1700 from Harris Teeter’s Together in Education program with a record 386 households (from 321 last year and 159 in 2015).
- Purchased two Elkay Water Bottle Filling Stations for the Aux Gym and Art/Drama hallway.
- Purchased two Chair dollies and three floor fans for our custodians.
- Funded 6 Teacher and Club Grants totaling over $900.
- Enhanced Communications Outreach via Facebook, twitter, remind.com, PTSA website, weekly email update and new Instagram account for the store.
- Sponsored E.R. Shelter Donation Drive in conjunction with SCA and the Holiday Tree for the third year in a row.
- Accolades from Chesapeake Council PTA (CCPTA), May 9, 2018
- Volunteer of the Year – Mrs. Selena Wiseman
- CCPTA Virginia PTA Lifetime Award – Mrs. Alison Nilsson
- Local Unit Outstanding Leadership
- Local Unit Achievement
- 100% Staff and Faculty Participation