The 6th Grade Orchestra competed in the
Music in the Parks Festival at Six Flags this past weekend. The orchestra
received superior ratings for their outstanding performance and brought home
two trophies. They received a First Place trophy in the Middle School String
Orchestra 1-AA category and the Best Overall Orchestra trophy for the entire
festival. Congratulations 6th grade orchestra!
Congratulations to Director Audrey Murphy and her HMS
Symphonic Band for receiving Superior ratings for their concert and
sight-reading performance. The prepared music literature performed was the most
difficult rated music of all adjudicated performances. They have consistently
earned superior ratings at GMEA District V Large Group Performance Evaluation.
Fulton County School System Technology Fair winners:
Aratrika and Urjoshi Kar – Animation, 1st place
Nishant Baglodi, Mobile Apps – 3rd place
Adithya Chimalakonda – Video Productions, 1st place
Congratulations to 7th grader Ashton Martin, who was selected to play for the United States
National Football Team in the International Bowl 1/30-2/3 at AT&T Stadium
in Dallas, TX. This is an enormous opportunity and honor for Ashton.
The game will be streamed live (he is on the U-14 Stars team).
for more information about the event and for how to stream the game.
Hopewell Middle Basketball Team Announced
GRANT ROSENBAUM, TAJARI SINGLETON, NICK SHERMAN, MATTHEW CLEVELAND, KJ KARYBO, JACK OBLEN, CHAD TURNER, JOSH SPENCER, JONAS MELLER, JAKE MOAR, JAKE SHAW, BRADEN TAYLOR, EDWIN QUIROZ (RISING STAR HONORAY PLAYER)
8th Grade Girls Chorus
The 8th Grade Girls Chorus performed at the Milton Senior Center.
Hopewell's Academic Bowl team won 1st place in its Fulton County competition on Wednesday November 18th! In December there will be a playoff for the top 3 teams to decide final ranking for the county. Our team will move on to compete in the PAGE regional completion January 9th representing Hopewell Middle School and Fulton County top achievers. Club sponsors are Mrs. Brejcha and Ms. Clark, competitors include Bolaji Alabi, Belle Catanzaro, Kabeer Chawla, Aarav Jani, Faizan Khan, Satya Thota.
Congratulations Hopewell's 2015 Academic Bowl Team!!
At the Junior Beta
competition, several HMS students received awards and honors. Camille
Lamkin placed 1st in digital photography, Kelly Mi placed 1st in math, Satya
Thota placed 1st in social studies, Isabel Filapek placed 1st for trading pin
design, and Taylor Simpson was elected as the new state of Georgia Junior Beta
HMS Tennis Team
Congratulations to the Hopewell tennis team who won the Fulton County Tennis Tournament on October 17. Isabella Larson won Girls singles and only dropped 4 games the entire tournament. The boys doubles team of Campbell Harmon & Anthony Colapietro won the Boys doubles championship. The Girls doubles team of twins Danielle & Daniella Clayborn were victorious as well. Grant Marzio came in 3rd in Boys singles & Erika Aaron & Reid Jaeger came in third in the Girls doubles. Other tournament participants included Danny Vetrano, Jordan Cook, Mason Goodwin, Sarah Beth Waller and John Empoliti. Coach Haak also wants to recognize the entire HMS tennis team for their dedication and hard work this season!
HMS Orchestra Students participated in first round GMEA All-State Orchestra auditions last Saturday at Centennial High School. Congratulations to the following orchestra students that passed on to the second round auditions.
Jesse An (8th grade viola)
Amanda Bock (8th grade viola)
Grace Cho (8th grade cello)
Rebecca Ho (7th grade violin)
Audrey Kittila (7th grade violin)
Kelly Mi (8th grade violin)
Vedic Panda (8th grade violin)
Second round auditions will be held at the Westminster Schools in January.
North Fulton County Winners
Congratulations to the following students who placed at the North Fulton County level of the PTA Reflections contest. Entries that were "Winners" for their grade and category will move on to the Georgia state level of competition.
Josephine Parker – 6th grade, Honorable Mention
Sujay Holla – 7th grade, Honorable Mention
Amanda Bock – 8th grade, Winner
Aarav Jani – 8th grade, Winner
Riley Welch – 7th grade, Winner
Sidney Eigeman – 6th grade, Winner
Chit Thu – 8th grade, Honorable Mention
2015-2016 HMS Reflections Art Program Finalists:
SidneyEigeman, 6th grade
MyieshaRahman, 6th grade
Rhea Sridhar,7th grade
RileyWelch, 7th grade
Chit Thu (2 entries), 8th grade
Andrew Lehman, 6th grade
Riley Welch (2 entries), 7th grade
Vivian Milender, 8th grade
Katelyn Schroeder, 8th grade
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Ulysses Croft, 6th grade
Tristen Croft, 6th grade
Sean Jenkins, 7th grade
Sujay Rao, 7th grade
Amanda Bock, 8th grade
Aarav Jani, 8th grade
Josephine Parker, 6th grade
Anvitha Suram, 6th grade
Rhea Sridhar, 7th grade
Sydney Todd, 7th grade
Kayla Barbee, 8th grade
Katelyn Schroeder, 8th grade