Initiatives

  • Books HPS is using a program called "Second Step" in the K-2 classrooms. Using the Second Step curriculum has been shown to decrease problem behaviors and increase school success by promoting self-regulation, safety, and support.

    Peace Circles Logo Grades 3-5 are practicing weekly PeaceKeeper Circles, which help  promote communication, understanding, and resolution to conflict in the classroom and beyond.

    Book Expect Respect Middle School students will be learning strategies like peer support and sharp communication as just some of the ways to create a culture of tolerance, respect, understanding, and excellence at HPS.

    photo of Brandon Harrington

    Bully Prevention Assemblies and student leadership workshops with special guest, Brandon Harrington, provide the entire school with a burst of creative energy and easy to remember principles to help empower students to end bullying!