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Georgia Milestones Testing Information for HTE Virtual Students
We are making preparations to administer our Georgia Milestones End-of-Grade Assessments. Below is a link to the registration form for virtual students.

A registration form will need to be filled out giving permission for your child to be able to come to Hightower Trail to take the Milestones test on May 7th, 14th, and 21st.

Parents will need to fill out the form below if your child is completely virtual at this time.

Below are the English and Spanish versions of the registration form that need to be filled out.

 Click Here for English registration form

Click Here for Spanish registration form Milestones signup Spanish

Información de pruebas de Georgia Milestones para estudiantes virtuales de HTE

Estamos haciendo los preparativos para administrar nuestras evaluaciones de fin de grado Georgia Milestones. A continuación se muestra un enlace al formulario de registro para estudiantes virtuales.

Deberá completar un formulario de inscripción dando permiso para que su hijo/a pueda venir a Hightower Trail para tomar el examen Milestones el 7, 14 y 21 de mayo.

Los padres deberán completar el formulario a continuación si su hijo/a es completamente virtual en este momento.

A continuación se encuentran las versiones en inglés y español del formulario de registro que deberán llenar.

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Hightower Trail Elementary School Title 1 Plans Revision Meeting
Thursday, April 29th, 2021
9:00 am


HTE Return to Campus Parent Meeting
PowerPoint Presentation 
 ***Please take a moment to fill out one form for each child you have that attends Hightower Trail Elementary***
Clinic Form
HTE Student Emergency Contact Information

November Student of the Month
October Student of the Month

Hightower Trail Elementary School is excited to welcome you back to school!

***Classes begin at 7:35 every morning***

Please make sure you are in a comfortable work environment. For help please see student and parent technology help videos & directions in the tech help folder in ClassLink.

Below are the steps your child will follow to get logged in every day.

To begin:

***iPads log in through the ClassLink app***ClassLink


STEP 2: In CLASSLINK, click the itsLearning icon.

STEP3: Click on your HOMEROOM course

Make sure you log in on time! (Before 7:35am)


Student Login: all credentials are in lowercase

  • Username: Does not change (9 + First Initial of first name + full last name (some may have a # at the end)

    • Example: 9sgartrell (or)

  • Password:9+ first initial of first name + first initial of last name + last 3 digits of student ID#   
    • Example: 9sp000

Welcome Back to School


Toi Sampson

(Click to see welcome video)

Assistant Principal:

Anthony Browning

(Click to see welcome video)

Support Staff & Specials Introductions:

Art- Christian

Music - McCampbell

P.E. - Roulhac

Spanish - Toledo

Media Center - Fitzgerald

 J. Foster

HTE Preparing for the 2020-2021 School Year

*August 20: Virtual Open House – Parents choose from one of the following times: 5:00pm, 5:40pm, 6:20pm, or 7:00pm

*August 24: 1st day of school for students

*June 10, 2021: Last day of school for students

Virtual back to school

* Important information about the reopening of RCPS schools

* Mrs. Sampson’s Welcome Back Parent letter

* Synchronous vs Asynchronous Learning at HTE

*Create or update your Parent Portal Infinite Campus Parent Account


Masks and social distancing are required

Social Distance


District Announcements

***Click here for Student Technology Help Videos***
***iPad Help Sheet***

Our Team is here to help. Please contact us for assistance HTE phone number 770-388-0751 or click here to make an appointment to bring your device to the school for technology support.

Our Mission

To empower every student to thrive within a world-class culture of excellence.