Mission Statement

The Mission of Haines City High School is to provide a high-quality education by forging strong communal relationships, achieving academic proficiency, and reinforcing positive behavior. Through these provisions, Haines City High School creates Hornet Nation, which is a sense of pride; a feeling of comfort and confidence; a common ground; and a connection felt between students, faculty, parents, and community members.

Updated Student Sign Out Procedures

No sign outs during the following times:

A Lunch: 10:30-10:55
B Lunch: 11:02-11:27
C Lunch: 11:34-11:59
After 1:30pm

Please have your ID Ready.

Attendance Information

Student ID Replacement

This is a friendly reminder that student IDs must be worn at all times at Haines City High School. A replacement ID costs $5.00 each time a student must have another one printed. This amount is added as an obligation if the student can not pay the $5.00 on that day.

Haines City Hornets

2020–2021 Uniform Statewide Assessment Calendar

According to Section 1008.22(7)(c), Florida Statutes(F.S.), and State Board of Education Rule 6A-1.094224, Florida Administrative Code(F.A.C), each school district must complete this uniform calendar with district-required assessment information, publishthe calendar to the district website, and provide it to the Department by October 1 of each school year, beginning in 2016–17.Districts must provide completed calendars to schools and include the calendar in theirparent guides. In addition, each school must publish the completed calendar on its website.

Uniform Assessment Calendar 20-21


2020-2021 AP Exam

If you’re interested in registering for an AP exam for the 2020-21 school year, please watch our video and follow the step-by-step directions provided on the PDF document to reserve your exam. ALL students are eligible to register for AP exams, even if they do not take the AP course. This opportunity is most commonly taken advantage of by our students who are fluent or who have extensively studied a foreign language. The deadline to register for an AP exam is Wednesday, October 28 at 2pm.

AP Student Registration Directions


Change in Student Pick-Up Procedures

Starting Wed., Sept. 2

Due to our staggered building dismissal this year, we will no longer be using car pick-up lines at dismissal. See new procedures below.

1. Park in open parking spot to wait for student(s) at dismissal

2. Notify your student at 1:46 to let them know which row you are in (rows will be numbered on each end)

3. Student will walk to car upon being dismissed from class

4. Once your student is in your car, pull out of the parking spot and follow the traffic to exit


eSchool Lunch Pickup

Each student is required to show an ID at pick up time. If a parent is picking up for the student or multiple students within the household, then the parent is required to show a driver’s licenses and the student’s ID. Please complete the form at the link below for registration.


2020-2021 Virtual Orientation

This year, Haines City High School and International Baccalaureate East are conducting a virtual only orientation for all students.

Attend Virtual Orientation


Parent Portal

The Parent Portal is a service offered to parents and guardians for accessing certain student records. The service allows parents and guardians to access information about ALL of their students through one convenient website. This eliminates the need to visit several different websites, make telephone calls or visit the school to access records and information.

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High School Curriculum Information

For information about how student learning and state standards relate to state End of Year testing, please click the link below.

Curriculum Information