For many students in White Lake and Highland, the day has come. Tuesday was the first day of school for the students at Huron Valley Schools. We know there are great stories happening to White Lake and Highland students every day, and while White Lake-Highland Patch will be following what's happening at schools all year long, we can always use your help. Lucky for you: it's really easy.
Not sure where to start? For all those parents, teachers and students, here's five easy ways you can share your school year on Patch:
1. Add photos to our Pics & Clips gallery
Have a photo? Want to share with your neighbors? Upload it to our Pics & Clips gallery! So whether you attend Brooks or Highland Elementary, Lakeland or Milford, share your photos by visiting Pics & Clips on the homepage and clicking "Upload Photos and Videos." It's that easy.
2. Show off achievements with a Patch announcement
Did your student win a scholarship, get accepted to a post-graduation fellowship program or was recognized by the MHSAA? Show off your pride and share your student's achievement — whatever it is — by uploading an announcement. You can even upload a photo with your announcement. To learn how, watch .
3. Blog about your team, club or organization
Are you part of your school's PTA, band boosters, football team, girl scout troop or other organization? Share your latest news by blogging about on Patch. With a blog, you can regularly share photos and provide updates for the community, look for volunteers and promote any upcoming meetings. It's easy and you can get started today. Just visit "Start a Blog" on the homepage and click "Post on Patch." You can write as long, and as often, as you like. Email Brooke.Meier@patch.com if you have questions.
4. Add your events to our community calendar
Want to get the word out about an upcoming fundraiser or other event? Post it on White Lake-Highland Patch's events calendar. Just visit the Events page and click "Add an Event." To learn how, watch .
5. Reach out
Do you want to see White Lake-Highland Patch cover your event or write about your program? Do you know of an awesome student who should be spotlighted? Just email Editor Brooke Tajer at Brooke.Meier@patch.com — we love story ideas!