*The following is a list of possible field trips for the '16-'17 school year. More information will follow with specific details.
Springfield - October 11, 2017
A chance to experience a wide variety of historic Lincoln sites and museums.
Holocaust museum & learning center - December 15, 2017
Includes a guided tour of the St. Louis based museum and if possible, the opportunity to hear a survivor's story.
ksdk first alert weather bash at busch stadium - Thursday, April 26
Join the NewsChannel 5 weather team for some fun lessons on weather and a full afternoon of Cardinal baseball.
law day- TBA
Usually scheduled on or around May 1st. Get to view, and possibly be a part of, a mock DUI trial at our county seat in Edwardsville, IL and learn more about our Judicial System. Afternoon activities at HMS include speakers from various areas of our legal system. Sponsored by the Highland Optimist Club.
day o' fun-TBA
While Team 8Black does not choose to take time away for VIP field trips throughout the year, we do treat those deserving students to a "field trip" from academics at HMS on or near the last day of school! This free event consists of an Olympic-style advisory competition. Be prepared for a day of extreme ball, knock out, relay races, pizza, etc.!