2015-16 Hickory Day School Awards


Raised over $8,400 for the Jump Rope for Heart initiative

Catawba County Soil and Water Conservation District Contest

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in the essay contest

1st place in the poster contest

13-county district II Contest

3rd places in both essay and poster contests

CVCC Mathematics Tournament

HDS Team - 3rd place overall, 2nd place individually

Daughters of the American Revolution Creative-Writing Essay Contest

Hickory: 1st place winners in 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grades

State: 1st place winner in 5th grade

Duke Talent Identification Program

87% of all eligible HDS students in grades 4 to 7 qualified in 2015-16

7th grade State Recognition - 2 students scored above the national average of all college-bound seniors on the SAT

Fall Soccer League - 3rd in league out of 11 teams

Hickory Museum of Art Award

Little Read recognitions in the essay, performing arts, and visual arts categories

National Geographic Geography Bee

The HDS school winner qualified for the state contest