HHS was named the "Best School" in 2020 by the Times Free Press in "Best of the Best North Georgia" and boasts the 9th ranked overall Athletic Program in the GHSA Director's Cup Standings.  Heritage was recognized as one of the the Nation's Best High Schools by US News & World Report and as a 2019 Advanced Placement Honor School by the Georgia Department of Education.  Heritage received the Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award from the Georgia High School Association.  The Georgia Music Educators Association has awarded the Exemplary Performance Award to HHS three times.

Important Announcement

Summer Hours for the main office are Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.

We will be closed June 29th through July 3rd.

What's Happening at Heritage High School

How to Handle Failure
Summer Credit Recovery
Students who failed an academic class (English, Math, Science or Social Studies) will have the opportunity to recover credit for the course through summer credit recovery.
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Summer extra credit reading
Summer Extra-Credit Reading Opportunity
You can earn extra-credit in your English and Social Studies classes by reading this summer. This opportunity is open to all HHS students! The summer book is "Audacity" by Melanie Crowder, an author who has visited HHS!
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Summer Reading
Summer Reading
Students who are taking Advanced Placement (AP) or Honors English classes have a summer reading assignment.
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Jade Lecker and Lucy Hicks
Valedictorian and Salutatorian for Class of 2020
Congratulations to Jade Lecker, Valedictorian, and Lucy Hicks, Salutatorian, for the Heritage High School Class of 2020!
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Highest Honors
Graduates with Highest Honors
The Highest Honors graduates from the Heritage High School Class of 2020 have been announced! These students have maintained an A average in high school and taken at least 6 classes at the Honors, AP, or College level!
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Graduation Plan for Class of 2020
The traditional graduation ceremony for the HHS Class of 2020 has been postponed to July 30th. Students have the option of attending an individual drive through ceremony on Thursday, May 21st by reservation.
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5 Star News

Upcoming Events


  • Report Cards mailed on June 1st
  • Athletic conditioning begins on June 8th
  • Band Rookie Camp begins on June 8th
  • APEX Credit Recovery begins June 8th
  • Teacher Led Credit Recovery is July 6-17
  • Graduation Ceremony is Thursday, July 30th at 8:00 pm on Jeff Sims Field
  • Senior Dance is Saturday, August 1st at HHS from 7:30 to 11:00 pm

Senior Dance

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