Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the 9th Grade Center?

  • Where is the 9th Grade center located?

  • What is the official name of the Ninth Grade Center?

  • Which students will attend the NGC? Students from HMS or FMS?

  • If a student transfers into the district is a freshman, will they go to the NGC or to HHS?

  • When will our students get to tour the NGC?

  • Will shifting students over drop HHS down from a 6A?

  • How long until it becomes a full HS?

  • Will the mascot remain a hippo?

  • When is Open House?

  • What time will school start and end?

  • How many classes will the students have?

  • Will there be buses solely for the 9th graders?

  • Will they widen 1660 to accommodate traffic?

  • Will a grade level be added each year?

  • How will band be handled at the NGC?

  • Will orchestra classes be offered?

  • How will athletics be handled at the NGC?

  • How will students be transported between the NGC and HHS if they play sports?

  • Will freshman students be able to make JV and/or Varsity?

  • Is Hippo Herd Hour still happening?

  • What is Hippo Herd Hour?

  • Will there be credit recovery opportunities for 9th grade students at HHS?

  • Will the public be able to use the track at the NGC?