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Minutes – August 2014 PTA Meeting

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Hickory Hills Elementary Board and Membership Meeting/ August 18, 2014 In Attendance: Andrea Baldwin, Michelle Benzen, Nicole Bonnarens, Abby Biggers, Alexis Brown, Lori Chisholm, Dana DeBlanc, Sarah Dorrel, Michele Douglas, Carissa Estes, Tonya Fisher, Brandy Hickman, Abby Kleiboeker, Maggie Krogh, Jana Lewis, Alan Lockhart, Angel Matthews, Kim Mayer, Kayla Nel, Cung Ngun, Sarah Odom, Jami [...]

Thank you Shirt Sponsors

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Thank you to the following sponsors for underwriting the cost of this year’s “We are Spartans” 2014-2015 t-shirts. Every student, teacher, and staff person received a shirt due to the generosity of these community partners. 40DIGITS ADIN BABAN REAL ESTATE GROUP ARTISAN FABRICATION BRIAN DERENSKI PHOTOGRAPHY BURCH INSURANCE with SAFECO INSURANCE COMPANY CARDINAL ROOFING DENNIS OIL COMPANY [...]

Box Tops and Sam’s Club Special Offer

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Check out this current Box Tops special at Sam’s Club. This offer started in August and will continue all school-year. Be True to Your School at Sam’s Club! You can earn 70 eBox Tops for your school when you purchase 3 participating Box Tops for Education items at Sam’s Club, then text or email your [...]

Meeting Tonight!

Monday, August 18th, 2014

We hope you will all make an effort to come to tonight’s PTA meeting.  The goals for our first meeting are to adopt our budget, inform you about our programs and committees, and create an opportunity for parents to meet and connect. Beginning at 6:15, we will be selling PTA memberships and spirit wear.  Samples [...]

Board Openings for 2014

Sunday, August 17th, 2014

PTA is searching for dependable and willing individuals to fill some chair positions on committees and/or be program coordinators.  Please email Lori at lorichisholm@att.net for more information. SPIRIT NIGHTS–Food or activity event nights are planned with various school partners (restaurants and other businesses) throughout the year to help raise money for Hickory Hills.  For 2014-2015 spirit [...]

Ongoing Fundraising Announcement

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

Hickory Hills PTA is happy to announce a new way to support HHPTA: Shopping at AmazonSmile. This link will take you directly to smile.amazon.com in support of HHPTA. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Hickory Hills Elementary PTA whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. http://smile.amazon.com/ch/23-7276896

Friday Folders

Friday, August 15th, 2014

PTA regularly uses purple folders, aka “Friday Folders”, to communicate with you–> Parents, be on the lookout for some PTA papers in your child’s Friday folders. There is an invitation for Monday’s meeting in the library. There is also a stapled packet of this year’s membership form, a “save the date” for our Spartan Sprint/sponsorship opportunities, [...]

From the School Counselor

Friday, August 15th, 2014

Mrs. Hughes, Elementary Counselor, with the help of STUCO, will be promoting the Civility Project this year.  Each month features a specific concept. SPRINGFIELD-GREENE COUNTY AND DAVID HARRISON ELEMENTARY CIVILITY PROJECT August – Be Attentive Live with awareness toward others and your surroundings. September – Acknowledge Others Greet people, ideas and values with respect. October [...]

Welcome Back!

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

It is my privilege to welcome new and returning families to Hickory Hills Elementary for 2014-2015. I am honored to serve as President of PTA.  I hope to meet those of you who are new to our school.  We have a great community at HH and I’m proud to be a part. This is my [...]

Meet The Teacher 2014

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

On Monday, August 11, from 7:30-9:00 a.m., “Meet the Teacher” will be held in all the elementary homerooms. Here, students can place school supplies in their desks, and parents can pick up and complete this year’s PTA Directory form (lime green sheet). Parents, make sure your student takes home his/her spirit wear shirts. These will be placed on each [...]