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PRESS (MEDIA) RELEASE
Hickman County Elementary School will be participating in the Seamless Summer Option of National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. As part of this program, HCES will offer healthy meals every school day at NO COST to all enrolled students for summer enrichment May 20 – 24, 2024. Students will be able to participate in these meal programs without having to pay a fee or submit a household application.
For more information, you may call Lindsey Cunningham at 270.653.2341 or e-mail at [email protected].

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement
In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity. Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Online Form (AD-3027) found online at How to file a Complaint, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:
(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
(2) fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442; or
(3) email: [email protected].

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

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COURSE 7000       ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE FOUNDATIONS

Grade Level 11-12

Formerly Accounting I, this course will provide an introduction to both areas of accounting and finance.  Topics will include banking, credit, financial literacy, career explorations, spreadsheet usage, and technical writing.  The accounting principles taught in this course are based on a double-entry system and include preparing bank reconciliations, payroll taxes, and financial statements.  Detailed career exploration in the various fields of accounting will be available.  Technical writing will be provided through IPAC business plan curriculum and exploration of case studies.  Leadership development will be provided through FBLA.

COURSE 7010      FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

Prerequisite: Accounting and Finance Foundations or Accounting I

Formerly Accounting II, the accounting course principles taught in this course include an in-depth study of accounting principles, procedures, and techniques used in keeping financial records for sole proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations.  There is an emphasis on automated accounting.  Topics include a more analytical approach to accounting.  Leadership development will be provided through FBLA.

COURSE 7020       COMPUTER & TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS

Prerequisite:  Basic keyboarding skills 

Students will use a computer and application software including word processing, presentation, database, spreadsheets, internet, and email to prepare elementary documents and reports.  The impact of computers on society and ethical issues are presented.   Leadership development will be provided through FBLA.

COURSE 7030       ADVANCED COMPUTER & TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS

 Prerequisite: Computer & Technology Applications

This course is designed to provide students an advanced-level experience with practical applications through hands-on instruction.  Course content will include understanding of various hardware, software, operating systems, care/operations, administrative applications, and employability skills.  The software includes advanced business applications using word processing, presentation, spreadsheets, database management, desktop publishing, and electronic communication.  Leadership development will be provided through FBLA.  Upon completion of this course, a student will be ready to take the core level tests for MOS Certification and/or the Administrative Support Skill Standards Certificate.  Leadership development will be provided through FBLA.

COURSE 7035   MULTIMEDIA PUBLISHING & WEB DESIGN

Grades 10-12           Pre-requisite: Intro to Computer & Technology Applications

This hands-on course applies publishing and presentation concepts through the through the development of sophisticated business documents and projects.  These documents include, but are not limited to, tri-fold brochures, manuscripts, reports, bi-fold programs, catalogs, newsletters, flyers, business forms, graphs, web pages, on-screen presentations, and video productions.  Equipment such as scanners, digital cameras, video cameras, and color laser printers, may be utilized in creating the documents.  Formatting, editing, page layout, and design concepts are taught.  Distribution ready publication standards are applied to all projects.  Students will develop communication skills, problem-solving techniques, cooperative learning, and interpersonal skills.  Additionally, students will analyze the structure of the worldwide web, apply basic principles of web documents and HTML, and develop multi-media web pages.  Course content will include the understanding of hypertext and web structures.  Leadership development will be provided through FBLA.

 COURSE 7036  LEADERSHIP DYNAMICS (formerly Teen Leadership) - Not currently offered.

This course is designed to assist students with developing skills needed to be successful leaders and responsible members of society.  The student will develop personal attributes and social skills.  Emphasis will be placed on interpersonal skills, team building, communication, personal development and leadership.  This course will include opportunities for students to apply their knowledge.