High Road School: Cecil County, MD

Staff of the Month: Mrs. Scherer

What impact has Mrs. Scherer had on colleagues on students over the past month? Allyson has had a great start to the school year. She has encouraged exemplary behavior in all of her students, and is prepared for all aspects of her day.. Why do other staff members say about working with Allyson? Allyson is supportive, prepared, helpful, and accountable. She is a great resource for her fellow staff members, and a great example of a High Road teacher. Allyson is a great example of what is expected of a High Road teacher. She is [...]

2019-09-20T11:50:35-04:00September 20th, 2019|

Student of the Month: Dom

What has Dom done over the past month to achieve Student of the Month? Dom has showcased a positive mindset and has been an excellent role model this school year. he can be found assisting staff members and completing jobs throughout the school. Dom plans on attending Cecil Community College next fall.. What are his teachers and the staff saying about Dom? Dom is a role model for a lot of our younger students. Whether he realizes it or not, he is an upper classman and a lot of our children look up to him in the [...]

2019-09-20T11:45:24-04:00September 20th, 2019|

Our New School Year

Students and staff alike are excited to be back at the High Road School of Cecil County for another school year. Students were greeted by welcoming classrooms, smiling staff members and have spent the week reviewing and establishing our routines for yet another successful school year. Our first week was capped by a Fun Friday catered by Rita's Water Ice for our Blue Level students. Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-09-19T10:21:39-04:00September 19th, 2019|

Schools Jobs Are Underway

School jobs are well under way! Throughout the building, each day, you can find a number of students with the added responsibility of a school job within their daily schedule. Our jobs here at school have the added benefit of giving students important responsibilities and ownership within their school building while providing the opportunity for useful job experience. Visit our website to learn more about High Road School

2019-09-19T10:14:15-04:00September 19th, 2019|

Please Touch Museum Trip

The Autism Support Classroom went to visit the Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia, PA on Tuesday, February 5th. In preparation for the trip, students practiced valuable life skills while planning an outing to Wal Mart to purchase necessary groceries to pack lunches for their field trip. While at the Please Touch Museum, students were able to engage with the new Cents and Sensibility exhibit to put the money skills they have learned in the classroom to practice. In addition to the Cents and Sensibility exhibit, students worked their way through the museum exploring the interactive exhibits with their classmates [...]

2019-02-16T21:52:50-04:00February 7th, 2019|

Flag Football Game

3 High Road Schools from across Maryland and Delaware took part in a fantastic flag football game! Thanks to High Road School of Cecil County, High Road School of New Castle County, and High Road School of Southern Delaware for a great game.

2019-03-29T15:53:33-04:00December 12th, 2018|

Student Trip to DC

Ms. LaShea’s classroom had a field trip to Washington D.C. to visit the Smithsonian Space and Air Museum. During the space tour the students learn about the how the Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission, see Neil Armstrong’s space suit and observe the lunar flight. During the air tour students learned about the Cold War Aviation, Boeing milestone, the Wright Brothers and Aerobatic Flights. Students learned how Wilbur Wright flew the first public exhibitions of a Wright Flyer in France. The Wright brothers helped the military improve fighter tactics and aircraft technology. Visit our [...]

2019-02-16T21:53:29-04:00December 10th, 2018|

Autism Support Classroom

Here at the Highroad School of Cecil County we support students with a broad range of classification, including those who fall on the Autism Spectrum.  Autism Spectrum Disorder or ASD is a prevalent diagnosis in special education that requires educators and programs to individualize instruction to meet the unique needs of the student population. Providing guidance and support for these students is one of the main focuses within our ASD support classroom. The classroom curriculum is based on 100% direct instruction; using hands on materials and methods everyday to specifically address students’ individual needs. Specialized curriculum programs, such as [...]

2018-12-15T00:21:30-04:00December 10th, 2018|

Habitat for Humanity

We are extremely excited here at High Road School of Cecil County to announce our partnership with the Habitat for Humanity Restore in Bel Air, Maryland. Our students will have the opportunity to take their learning outside of the classroom and into the community by lending a helping hand at the ReStore. Habitat for Humanity ReStores are independently owned home improvement stores and donation centers that sell new and gently used furniture, appliances, home accessories, building materials and more to the public at a fraction of the retail price. Proceeds are used to help build strength, stability, self-reliance and [...]

2018-12-15T00:10:46-04:00November 15th, 2018|