2018-19 Hickory Day School Awards

Archery State Qualifiers

Middle School- 7 HDS students

 PYP/Elementary- 7 HDS students

Catawba County Soil and Water Conservation District Contest

Essay Contest: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place

7th Grade Speaking Contest: 1st and 2nd place

13-county District II Contest- 1st place

Duke Talent Identification Program

87% of all eligible HDS students in grades 4 to 7 qualified.

7th Grade Recognition: Top 4% of all 7th-grade students who participated

Elks Club Hoop Shoot Contest

3rd, 4th, and 6th place in the county.

Envision – Pathways to STEM 2019 Participants

HDS had nine participants.

Hickory Junior Women’s Art Festival Catawba County Winner

2nd place - acrylics

2nd place - oil pastels

International Children’s Film Festival Poster Contest

1st place

Little Read

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place

National Geographic Geography Bee

National Latin Examination

Maxima Cum Laude: 2 HDS Students

Magna Cum Laude: 3 HDS Students

Cum Laude: 3 HDS Students

Perfect Paper: 1 of only 442 perfect papers among 22,000 participants

Outstanding Acchievement: 10 HDS Students

Certificate of Merit: 3 HDS Students

North Carolina Department of Transportation Aviation Art Contest


Scripps National Spelling Bee

10th in the state