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Annual Gift Bags for Senior Citizens

posted Nov 14, 2017, 11:04 AM by Holliston Public Schools

Deliveries are scheduled for December 13th, and VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED!  See Attached for details!

Gingerbread House Decorating Workshop

posted Nov 14, 2017, 7:53 AM by Holliston Public Schools

December 9th - see attached for all the details

Toys for Tots Campaign is now Underway!

posted Nov 13, 2017, 10:41 AM by Holliston Public Schools

The 2017 Toys for Tots Drive is now Underway!  Donate between now and December 14th, and put a smile on a child's face this holiday season!

Bins will be available in each of the schools.  See attached for details.

Harlem Wizards - November 19th at 1:00 p.m.!

posted Nov 7, 2017, 5:46 AM by Holliston Public Schools

Are you ready for some Family Fun, Basketball, Music, Comedy, Tricks, Hoops & Alley-Oops !!!!

The Harlem Wizards vs Your Teachers at Holliston High School on Nov 19th at 1PM !!!!

Who are the Harlem Wizards?  The new age Globetrotters.  Watch this quick YouTube video to see more:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8RXterNB5E&feature=youtu.be

Order tickets on-line NOW, the game will sell out fast!!!


Placentino School
Mr Kiley
Mrs Slaney (coach)                      

Miller School
Mr Jewett
Mr Keim
Mrs Linares
Ms Phipps
Mrs Squiers

Middle School
Mr Cotter
Mr Jordan
Mr Kwas
Mr Perry
Mr Vanesian

High School
Mrs Galster
Varsity Basketball Captains

Shihan/Police Officer
Mike Woods

HHS Band and Chorus to Perform at Providence Bruins December 1st!

posted Oct 27, 2017, 12:40 PM by Holliston Public Schools

Come support the Holliston High School Band and Chorus at their performance at the Providence Bruins hockey game on December 1st!

Free Providence Bruins hat, popcorn and drink for all kids in your group!

Details on the attached flyer!

The Great Pumpkin Trail - October 29th!

posted Oct 25, 2017, 5:51 AM by Holliston Public Schools

John the Holliston Newcomers Club for the Great Pumpkin Trail on October 29th along Holliston's beautiful Rail Trail.  Play games at the stations along the way!

See the attached flyer, chock-full of information!

Holliston's 1st Annual Turkey Trot

posted Oct 18, 2017, 12:53 PM by Holliston Public Schools

Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd, 8:00 a.m.

Proceeds to benefit Holliston Youth Lacrosse

MOOD CHECK: Holliston Depression Prevention Initiative - October 25th

posted Oct 18, 2017, 8:13 AM by Holliston Public Schools

Please join us on Wednesday, October 25th from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Holliston High School to learn about the Mood Check Program, Holliston's Depression Initiative.

See Attached for full details

The Wizards are Coming to Town!

posted Oct 12, 2017, 7:00 AM by Holliston Public Schools

Mark your calendars for Sunday, November 19th, to watch the teachers and townies of the Holliston Heat face the Harlem Wizards!  This annual event is always a great time for the whole family, and it is always sold out.  Tickets go fast, so don't wait to get yours!  

Tickets are available at harlemwizards.thundertix.com/events/111603

Presented by Holliston Youth Basketball and Athletic Boosters.  

Not a school sponsored event.

It's Time for the Annual HMAPA Citrus Fundraiser!

posted Oct 11, 2017, 1:12 PM by Holliston Public Schools

The annual Holliston Music and Arts Parents Association Citrus Fundraiser is now underway!    Enjoy fresh Florida Navel Oranges, Grapefruit  and mixed cartons of Oranges and Grapefruit in 20 lb. cartons for $29 or 40 lb. cartons for $39.  We have added new items - Hamlin juice oranges, mandarin oranges, Washington delicious apples and new combos!    

Orders are due Friday, November 3, cash or check payable to HMAPA,  and delivery will take place on 12/4, 12/5 or 12/6.  You may also order online by going to our website, www.hollistonmusicandarts.org  and click to order citrus.  You can “ship to organization” for lower prices and truck delivery to Holliston High Cafeteria for your pick up or “ship to recipient”  to have your item shipped directly anywhere in the U.S. at premium prices, no pick up required.  

Band, chorus, theater, and art club students from Miller, RAMS, and HHS are selling citrus to help HMAPA  support the arts in Holliston public schools by funding teacher grants supporting the arts as well as scholarships.   Not interested in citrus?  Donate a carton to the Holliston Food Pantry.    Questions?  Contact Val Ogilvie at HMAPAfundraising@gmail.com or (508) 893 9767.    You can also support the arts in Holliston schools by membership in HMAPA or direct donation.   See our website!  Thanks for your support!

*Not a School Sponsored Event*

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