Phone: 720-886-5300

16100 E. Smoky Hill Rd.
Aurora, CO 80015
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Smoky Hill High School
Salute to America – Celebrations and Tributes
“Honoring All Who Have Served”
October 18th 4:00 p.m. at Stutler Bowl
SHHS will host an “Honor our Heros” tribute to veterans at the varisty football game vs Overland High School.  Veterans, active duty personnel and their families will be admitted free of charge to the football game. 
October 21 – Novermber 7th
SHHS students will have a opportunity to particpate in a “Salute to America” tribute.
November 4 – 8th
“Cards for Veterans” – Students will have an opportunity to write thank cards to veterans. 
November 11 – 15th
SHHS will celebrate the service of our community veterans with a “Veterans Memorabilia Display” in the display cases in front of the Lecture Center.    
November 13th 9:30 – 10:30 am
SHHS will host a “Military Order of the Purple Heart Presentation” for students and community members in the auditorium.
Attendance Policies
Consistent attendance supports the academic success of all students. Conversely, repeated patterns of absences interfere with academic success. Smoky Hill High School observes the following procedures to support student achievement.
All students, who miss school, must be excused within 48 hours through either a phone call, written note from a parent/guardian, or a school official (i.e., school sponsored event). All excuses must fall within the district-determined guidelines (refer to District Policy JH).
  • When calling, please leave the student’s name (spelling last name) reason for absence, grade, and a phone number where parents/guardians can be reached during business hours.
  • All written notes must include this same information plus the signature of a parent or legal guardian.
  • Parents are to report all absences to the Attendance voicemail line.
  • Last names A – K report absences to the Red Team Attendance voicemail line at 720-886-5450.
  • Last names L – Z report absences to the Green Team Attendance voicemail line at 720-886-5455.
  • Absences not excused within 48 hours will be considered unexcused.
  • In the event of an emergency when an adult other than the parent or legal guardian temporarily supervises a student, the parent should notify the attendance office in writing, including in the written notice a phone number where the parent can be reached.
Early Dismissal:
  • Students who become ill during the school day must be excused through the Nurse’s Clinic.
  • Students to be dismissed from school to attend an appointment must submit a note to the appropriate dean’s office prior to the requested dismissal time. The dean’s secretary will provide an early dismissal pass, which is required to leave class early.
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November Calendar of Events 
​Friday, 8 ​IB Induction Ceremony ​Auditorium 8:30 a.m.
​Saturday, 9 ​Craft Fair ​Activities & Gyms ​9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
​Wednesday, 13 ​Band Concert w/Denver Brass ​Auditorium ​7:15 p.m.
​Thursday, 21 ​Musical - Legally Blonde ​Auditorium ​7:15 p.m.
​Friday, 22 ​Musical - Legally Blonde ​Auditorium ​7:15 p.m.
​Saturday, 23 ​Musical - Legally Blonde ​Auditorium ​7:15 p.m.
​Monday, 25 ​DECA District Conference ​DTC Marriott
​Wednesday, 27 ​Thanksgiving Break
​Thursday, 28 ​Thanksgiving
​Friday, 29 ​Thanksgiving Break




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