HHS Social Studies Department: Did you Know? 

    • Social Studies students have out-performed state and national scores on AP exams for the last 18 years!

    • We offer Dual-credit courses through Chandler-Gilbert Community College.

    •  We present an array of Honors, AP, Dual-Credit & CLEP testing throughout the department. 

    • Our “We The People...the Citizen and the Constitution” current 2020 Team just placed 2nd in district! The 2019-20 Team placed 1st in district and 3rd in state!  They’ve ranked in the top 3 in the congressional district & nation the last 17 years and earned the State Championship in the event 3 times (2018, 2017 & 2011)!

    • HHS has been recognized & awarded as a leading Civic Engagement School by the AZ. Dept. of Ed. annually. 

    •  HHS students have served as election workers at the polls, interns at local and State political offices, attended debates, Civil Rights workshops, served on the Mayors Youth Commission, Teen Town Hall hosted by the City of Chandler and events with East Valley Jewish Community Center.

    • Dept. sponsored clubs: Model United Nations, Speech and Debate & Close-Up.

    •  We are proud supporters of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and present honorary diplomas to veterans annually in our graduation ceremony. Students also participate in the annual ‘VFW Voice for Democracy’ writing contest.

    •  HHS students apply and annually attend Boys and Girls State held each June.        


Last Modified on January 27, 2021