Hastings High School Counselor Recognized
Hastings High School Counselor Cathy Longstreet was honored with the Chief Mate Award at the Michigan College Access Network Annual Conference for “Providing Comprehensive Programming.” The recipient of this award is an individual school counselor or school counseling program that has made significant strides in advancing the college readiness and enrollment supports and services to students which assists in moving the needle on critical postsecondary metrics. In Cathy’s acceptance speech she recognized the support received from Hastings high school staff and administration. Congratulations! More career info is provided here.
April Bond Update
Hastings Partners with Barry Career Access Network
Hastings Area SchoolSystem is a member of Barry Career Access Network, known as BCAN! Our efforts are directed toward increasing the percentage of greater Barry County residents with post-high school certificates or degrees to 60% by the year 2025.
BCAN!, which is part of the Michigan College Access Network system, is more than a college access network for young people in Barry County. It is an effort to help people find their passion and success in careers that are high in skill, demand, and rewards.
If you would like to get involved with or help support the BCAN! initiative in Barry County, please contact: Margie Haas, BCAN! Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Donation Opportunities Announced
Hastings Area School System receives many donations from generous community members near and far. Our District Accountability Committee (DAC) recommended an easier process through our website. Check out this new homepage for information on the existing Hastings Educational Enrichment Foundation (HEEF) as well as the newly established direct giving program.
Facility Requests now submitted online!
Hastings Area School District is now taking facility requests online through our CommunityUse calendar and request system. You can enroll online and enter requests for after-hours facility usage by following the simple steps outlined in these 2 documents.
Substitute Teachers & Bus Drivers Needed!
Hastings Area Schools are in need of both substitute teachers and bus drivers! If you are interested in substitute teaching, please visit www.edustaff.org for application materials. Training for bus drivers is provided. Drivers should contact Sandy Mikolajczyk (email@example.com) for more information. Phone: (269) 948-4418 Ext 6171