At Hampton High School we believe all students should be equipped with 21st century academic and life skills. We will work collaboratively to set high expectations and hold students accountable for learning. Students will be prepared to demonstrate and apply knowledge to make informed decisions in an interconnected world.

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1491 West Queen St. Hampton, VA 23669
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Hampton City Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age or other protected classes in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Robbin A. Ruth, Executive Director of Human Resources
One Franklin Street, Hampton, VA 23669
757 727-2318
Be sure to visit the HCS School Board Site to access the HCS School Board Policy and Any Changes

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FREE SAT/ACT Prep Courses!!!

posted Dec 19, 2014, 11:43 AM by George Cunningham

HHS' First Annual Gingerbread Contest

posted Dec 17, 2014, 6:06 AM by George Cunningham   [ updated Dec 17, 2014, 7:08 AM ]

Student Choice & First Place: 
"Crabber Cafe" 
Ms. Johnson's Class

Second Place: 
"Ice Skating on the Lake"  
Kimla Smith (Captain), Rachel Bocwinski, Ashley  Taylor

Third Place: 
Matrimonium Romanum (Roman Wedding) 
Mrs. Cole's Latin Club, Leila Le (Captain), Precious Nwokosu, Malik Dickens

Faculty of the Month: Valerie Simms

posted Dec 16, 2014, 5:24 AM by George Cunningham   [ updated Dec 16, 2014, 5:24 AM ]

Q: How does it feel to be Faculty Member of the Month?
A: A nice honor

Q:What inspires you to teach?
A: I wanted to give back.

Q: What advice can you give new teachers?
A: Treat every child as an individual.

Our October/November Citizen of the Month Students picture

posted Dec 5, 2014, 8:00 AM by George Cunningham   [ updated Dec 5, 2014, 8:03 AM ]

A special congratulations to our October/November Citizen of the Month Students!

From left to right:

Katie Bryson        (seated)
Skyla Neselrod     (seated)
Rhonda Walker     (seated)

Bo Lomax
Khalil Russell
Hunter Thompson
Jamison Waters
Marcus Valdez-Williams

Congrats to Keshawn Everett!!!!

posted Dec 2, 2014, 9:23 AM by George Cunningham

From November 21-22, Keshawn Everett, a sophomore at Hampton High School, was the Hampton City Schools student representative at the University of Virginia High School Band Day.  The 800 high school students performed on the football field with UVA’s Band, The Marching Cavalier, for a halftime performance.  They also performed in the stands to help motivate the UVA football team to defeat the University of Miami 30-13 in the ESPN televised game.  In the attached picture is Keshawn and the UVA band direct Andre Koch.

Introducing the TAG Club!!!

posted Nov 26, 2014, 10:17 AM by George Cunningham   [ updated Nov 26, 2014, 10:18 AM ]

Faculty Member of the Month - Q&A with Mr. Tolliver

posted Nov 13, 2014, 11:04 AM by George Cunningham   [ updated Nov 14, 2014, 10:26 AM ]

Q: How did it feel to be announced the winner of our first-ever Faculty Member of the Month?

A:  It was very overwhelming.

Q:  Why do you believe you were awarded Faculty Member of the Month?

A:  I truly care about our students.

Q:  Once you were chosen for this award, did your view of the students change?

A:  No, the win reinforced my view and appreciation of our students.

Hampton University's Educational Talent Search

posted Oct 30, 2014, 11:28 AM by George Cunningham   [ updated Oct 30, 2014, 11:29 AM ]

Hampton High School celebrates Pinwheels for Peace

posted Sep 24, 2014, 12:29 PM by George Cunningham   [ updated Sep 24, 2014, 12:30 PM ]

The students and staff at Hampton High School recently participated in an international art and literacy project, Pinwheels for Peace.

Beginning with the art classes and extending across the curriculum, Hampton High students created pinwheels of all shapes and sizes. On each pinwheel, students wrote their thoughts about "war and peace /tolerance/ living in harmony with others" on one side. On the other side, they decorated the pinwheels to visually express their feelings. The art classes assembled the pinwheels and on the International Day of Peace, they "planted" the pinwheels in the front of the school as a public statement and art exhibit/installation.

Pinwheels for Peace is an art installation project started in 2005 by two art teachers, Ann Ayers and Ellen McMillan, of Coconut Creek, Florida, as a way for students to express their feelings about what’s going on in the world and in their lives. In the first year, groups in over 1,325 locations throughout the world were spinning pinwheels on September 21 - there were approximately 500,000 pinwheels spinning throughout the world. Last year (year 9), 2013, over 4.5 million pinwheels were spinning in over 3,500 locations, including the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia, Canada, the Middle East, Africa and South America.

Affordable Home Internet

posted Sep 19, 2014, 9:22 AM by George Cunningham

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