April 28 -Four high school juniors were selected for Missouri Girls State. Hannah Ricketts, Mercedes Allen, Sarah Hedrick, and Claire Mitchell will spend a week this summer at the host campus, the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg.
April 28- Last night the Quiz Bowl team competed in the 2016 MSHSAA Class 3 Sectional 4 tournament with the winner advancing to the MSHSAA State competition on May 6-7 in Columbia. Hallsville won the first two matches 500-280 and 440-310 to claim the Sectional championship and a
April 20 - AP Biology class traveled to the Missouri State Public Health Lab in Jefferson City. They got to tour part of the facility and specifically worked in the Newborn Screening Unit. They learned about the various types of equipment and technology that are used to test for various disorders.
April 20 - Eight of our Special Olympians competed in the Central Area Spring Games (track & field meet) at Rock Bridge HS last Saturday. All eight of them are now dealing with back pain after the haul they made in medals earned from their events. We had a great day of competition, complemented with great weather.
April 18 - Family and friends joined senior Bailey West as she accepted a scholarship and signed a letter of intent with Central Methodist University to become a member of the Eagle cheer squad next fall. West intends to study early childhood education with a focus in special education.
April 12 - Hallsville High School welcomed Ms. Shioko Siga from Japan. Ms. Siga is the president of the AFS-Japan exchange student program in her city of Oita. AFS offers international exchange programs in more than 50 countries. Ms.
April 12 - Two active FCCLA members assisted with the Trot to the Tropics 5K. Izzy Culwell and Quinn Ferguson handed out water to runners and walkers who participated last Saturday. The race was hosted at Hallsville Intermediate.