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HGMS Student Handbook,

Students' School Supply List

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HGMS Bell Schedule

NCLB/Public School Accountability Report 2009-2010

Accelerated Reader Online Parent information

Contact Our Guidance Counselors

Contact Our Sheriff Resource Officer
Deputy Mike Helms

Parent Night for 5th Grade Orientation:

6th Grade Brochure - 5/1/12

FCAT 2.0 Call Center

Beginning today, DOE experts will be available to answer parent questions from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Parents may call 866-507-1109, toll-free, to ask questions about FCAT, recent changes to Florida’s accountability system, and how this impacts students and teachers.

Florida’s Path to Success

Visit the Florida’s Path to Success website to find out more information about our transition to tougher standards and higher expectations. The website features a letter from Commissioner Robinson, timelines about Florida’s education system, a question and answer page, and video from a Florida public school parent.

DOE Parent Portal by Novachi

In partnership with Novachi, the department has launched the DOE Parent Portal. This public forum is designed for parents to ask questions and voice ideas at the state level. The portal features a parent blog, discussion board, and announcements page with more education resources coming soon. Parents may logon for access to this free user-friendly site.

Keeping Your Child Safe Online:

· is one of the world's largest online safety and help groups

· GetNetWise—

· TeenAngles—Internet Safety:

· Safe Florida—

· FDLE -Florida Sexual Offenders & Predators:

More on Cyber Bullying

· Cyber Bullying–Bullying  in the Digital Age:

· Stop Bullying Now:


To make a report if your child receives any unwanted obscene pictures, solicitations, or messages, you should contact:

· or CALL 1-800-The LOST

MySpace & Facebook Considerations

· US News & World Report—                                                                     Decoding MySpace:

· MySpace, Facebook, Weblogs for Teenagers; What do Parents Need to Know?

· MySpace—Report Problems:

Decoding "Text Messages" What is your child really saying?

Text Abbreviations

Internet Acronyms & Text Message Jargon

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last updated Tuesday, August 20, 2013