• Dear Highland Elementary Parents,

    HES has a new phone system. We serve over 1100 students, and our phone extensions are in place to better serve you. When you call the school you will hear an automated phone message with the following extensions:

    0 will take you directly to our Receptionist, Ms. Smith, for immediate assistance

    244 will take you to Ms. Berquist, School Secretary

    249 will take you to our K-2 Guidance Counselor, Ms. Lane.

    232 will take you to our 3-5 Guidance Counselor, Ms. Denton.

    234 will take you to Mrs. Duty, School Data Manager

    247 will take you to Mrs.Thomas, Assistant Principal, who oversees transportation.

    246 will take you to Ms. Backus, Assistant Principal, who oversees testing.

    245 will take you to Mrs. Pope, Principal.


    If you leave a voicemail, please speak slowly and clearly. Leave your last name and your child's name and your phone number.

    Remember to press 0 if you need immediate assistance.

    You can also reach Mrs. Pope, school principal via email: dpope@harnett.k12.nc.us

    Highland Elementary is committed to maintaining excellent parent communication. Thank you for your ongoing support.