8th Grade Parent Welcome Event at HCHS

Welcome to the Parents of the Class of 2026!

HINSDALE CENTRAL PTO cordially invites you to attend our 8TH GRADE PARENT WELCOME EVENT on Thursday May 5th at 9:00 am. Please join us for a presentation from Principal Walsh and the Leadership Team at Hinsdale Central High School. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the many ways you and your child can get involved during their time at Hinsdale Central. After the presentation there will be a tour of the school. You will also be able to purchase RED DEVIL SPIRIT WEAR!

There is limited parking in the 55th Street Circle Drive and on 57th Street. Enter the high school through the main entrance off 55th Street. Bring a state issued ID to check in. You will be directed to the Student Commons Area for the program. WE LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU!

Questions can be sent to Jen Donnan at 8welcome@hcpto.org.

Teacher Appreciation Week May 2-6th!

Attention HMS families!
Let the teachers and staff know how much we appreciate them! Help the Staff Appreciation Committee provide snacks/drinks in the staff lounge all week long.  Sign up HERE to contribute.  Donation drop offs will be on Friday, 4/29 at HMS.  Contact Denys Kang at staffapp@hmspto.org for questions.

Washington D.C. Meeting For Parents of Current 7th Graders

On Tuesday, April 26 at 6:30pm there will be a meeting in the HMS Cafetorium about the 8th grade trip to Washington D.C. The trip for next year’s 8th graders is planned for Wednesday, November 9 through Saturday, November 12. If you are interested in having your student participate in the trip, please plan to attend this meeting for important registration information. Students are also welcome to attend. Please contact Julie Williams (jwilliams@d181.org) or Jane Fetty (jfetty@d181.org) with questions.

Upcoming Dates

Current Student Registration – now thru 4/29

Spirit Week Baseball-Themed – 4/25-4/29

National Teacher Appreciation Week – 5/2-5/6

8th Grade Graduation – Wednesday, 6/1, 3pm

Next PTO Meeting – Friday, 5/13 at 9am (Zoom)

Teacher Appreciation Week May 2-6th!

Attention HMS families!
Let the teachers and staff know how much we appreciate them! Help the Staff Appreciation Committee provide snacks/drinks in the staff lounge all week long.  Sign up HERE to contribute.  Donation drop offs will be on Friday, 4/29 at HMS.  Contact Denys Kang at staffapp@hmspto.org for questions.

8th Grade Parent Welcome Event at HCHS

Welcome to the Parents of the Class of 2026!

HINSDALE CENTRAL PTO cordially invites you to attend our 8TH GRADE PARENT WELCOME EVENT on Thursday May 5th at 9:00 am. Please join us for a presentation from Principal Walsh and the Leadership Team at Hinsdale Central High School. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the many ways you and your child can get involved during their time at Hinsdale Central. After the presentation there will be a tour of the school. You will also be able to purchase RED DEVIL SPIRIT WEAR!

There is limited parking in the 55th Street Circle Drive and on 57th Street. Enter the high school through the main entrance off 55th Street. Bring a state issued ID to check in. You will be directed to the Student Commons Area for the program. WE LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU!

Questions can be sent to Jen Donnan at 8welcome@hcpto.org.

8th Grade Graduation Raffle

Attention all 8th Grade HMS families!
Graduation is around the corner and you’ll want the best seat in the house. The 8th grade graduation committee is offering a raffle for those limited premier seats AND premier parking spots. Click this LINK to buy your raffle tickets now. Raffles are only available for two weeks! Last day to buy tickets is Monday, April 25th. Winners will be announced on Tuesday, April 26th. All proceeds go to 8th grade graduation committee/events.

Washington D.C. Meeting For Parents of Current 7th Graders

On Tuesday, April 26 at 6:30pm there will be a meeting in the HMS Cafetorium about the 8th grade trip to Washington D.C. The trip for next year’s 8th graders is planned for Wednesday, November 9 through Saturday, November 12. If you are interested in having your student participate in the trip, please plan to attend this meeting for important registration information. Students are also welcome to attend. Please contact Julie Williams (jwilliams@d181.org) or Jane Fetty (jfetty@d181.org) with questions.