HCS Orientation Night

The Heuvelton PTA and Heuvelton Central School District will be hosting the HCS Orientation Night on Thursday, September 1 from 6-7:30 p.m. We invite you to join us for a complimentary school community dinner from 5:30-6:45 p.m. 

HCS Orientation Night allows parents with children in Grades 1-12 to meet their child(ren)’s teachers for the 2022-23 school year. Additionally, parents can connect with school staff, Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) representatives and Board members to learn about ways to get involved with school and ask questions about the upcoming school year. Students are also encouraged to attend HCS Orientation Night to meet their teacher(s), get familiar with their classrooms and locate their locker. 

Pre-kindergarten orientation is Tuesday, August 30 - time as discussed at screening.


Kindergarten orientation is on Wednesday, August 31 at 6 p.m.

Sessions will run every 20 minutes from 6-7:30 p.m: 6-6:20 p.m., 6:20-6:40 p.m., 6:40-7 p.m., 7-7:20 p.m. with a wrap up from 7:20-7:30 p.m.

You may choose to attend sessions in any order. Sessions will be repeated during each time block. Sessions include:

  • Meet the Teacher: Teachers will provide a brief explanation of grade-level expectations and/or coursework and allow time for questions at the end of each session. Core subject teachers (English language arts, science, social studies, math), special education (resource room) and special areas (art, music, language, physical education, library, technology) will be hosting informational sessions. 
  • Annual Title I/AIS Parent Meeting: For Grades 1-6, this meeting will be held in rooms 15, 17 and 27. For Grades 7-12, this meeting will be given by the students’ teacher. 

During these 20-minute sessions, you may also choose to:

  • Locate and unlock student lockers
  • Tour the HCS building and locate various classrooms 
  • Learn about parent involvement opportunities with the PTA, hiring committees, volunteering and more. 
St. Lawrence County Public Health will be offering COVID vaccines during orientation night.

REMINDER: Heuvelton Central School will be providing students with necessary school supplies this year. Supplies will be distributed to students during their classes.