The Hardin Valley Academy Dance Team will be hosting a dance clinic for all 6th-11th grade girls on Saturday, March 7, from 9 - Noon. This is for all girls interested in trying out for a dance team this spring. We will be teaching many technique skills for pom, jazz, and hip hop. The cost is $20 a girl. Waivers will be signed at the door. Flyers are available in the office.
Prom Tickets are still on sale. They are $35 a piece, checks only, make them out to Hardin Valley Academy.
Boys' Soccer practice will be at Watt Road today 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Congratulations to the RoHAWKtics for their huge win at the Palmetto Regional Robotics Tournament in Myrtle Beach. This is the 2nd year in a row they have won this regional tournament. This win qualifies them to compete at the World Championships in St. Louis in April.
Congratulations to the Track & Field Teams, the girls were 3rd in the Indoor State Meet. The boys were Indoor State Champions. They scored in 8 of 15 events and the boys scored in 10 of the 15 events for a great team effort. Tamia Crockett was the State Champion in the Shot Put, and the boys 4 X 400 were also State Champions with Robert Taylor, Alex Laggis, Matt Reynolds, and Jose Parrilla.
Congratulations to Ty Hemry, Kameron Isbell, Chase Matlack, Ian McNitt, Nick Moore, Jacob Jackson, Chap Chappel, and Kenya Sloan for participating in the TSSAA Wrestling State Champsions two weeks ago. This group accumulated the most wins at the tournament in HVA history, Ian McNitt has the most wins in the state tournament for an HVA wrestler. A special congratulation to Kenya Sloan for winning the TSSAA State Championship. Kenya is the first Hardin Valley Wrestlers to win State.
Any student planning on taking an AP exam, the deadline to register is THIS FRIDAY, March 6th. Please see your AP teacher for registration that your materials get turned in no later than Friday, March 6th. See Mrs. Beckler in Guidance with any questions.
The French Club will meet today, Monday, March 2 at 3:45 p.m. in F107. We will be taking the picture for the yearbook and eating crepes. Come join us.
Congratulations to our Science Bowl teams. Team 2 consisting of Ramya Deshpande, Jered Hunn, Steven Ye, and Charlie Cianciolo placed in the top eight out of 53 teams. Team 1 consisting of Sanat Mulay, Sam Feldman, Avery Sukenik, and Chase Toth placed 2nd in the State.
Congratulations to the Hardin Valley Swim Team. The Hawks finished 3rd overall as a combined team in the TN High School State Championship and were the highest placing team from Knoxville. The womens' team placed 2nd overall while the men's team placed 19th. These swimmers placed in the top 8 in the State - Ashley Darby, Carissa Armijo, the Girls' Medical Relay and the Girls' 200 Free Relay. These swimmers placed 2nd in the State in their individual events - Will Arthur, Courtney Aycock, and Erica Laning. The Girls' 400 Free Relay finished 1st in the state. The Hawks broke 9 school records and established 6 All-American times this year. Their 3rd place combined finish is the highest in the school history.