Howard staff members will host an orientation session for 9th grade students and new students on Thursday, August 30, 2018, from 9:00am to 11:00am. Students should report to the auditorium at the start of the orientation. Mr. Novak will host an informal question/answer reception for parents/guardians in the auditorium beginning at 9:30 a.m. Students will receive a tour, learn about the school, and follow their schedule. The orientation concludes with a frozen treat in the cafeteria from PTSA. Unfortunately, transportation to the orientation activities is NOT provided.