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Yearbook Pics Needed

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Hi All, This is a friendly reminder that we could really use your help in capturing photos of the classroom Christmas parties on Thursday, December 18. If you plan to attend the party please take your camera along and capture 5-10 shots with 3 or more student’s in each photo.  A regular camera is preferred over [...]

Happy Holidays from your PTA Executive Team

Friday, December 12th, 2014

As we prepare for one more week of school in 2014, PTA wanted to remind you all of a few announcements for your consideration: Monday, December 15- This is the deadline to submit the Chat & Chew Form for 2015.  (The informational letter and book lists/prices for grades 2-5 are also included with the form).  We need [...]

Board and Membership Meeting Minutes–December

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

December 8, 2014 In Attendance:  Lori Chisholm, Michele Douglas, Lisa Ebisch, Tonya Fisher, Brandy Hickman, Lisa Hyde, Abby Kleiboeker, Sarah Langston, Kim Mayer, Sarah Odom, Barb Ray, Kristin Rohrer, Emily Russell, Tia Ruth, Jody Schaad, Tamara Scully, Amanda Squires, Sara Swaim, Renee Thornton, Hillary West, Susie Wieland, Anna Scherbyna Lori Chisholm, PTA President, called the [...]

Parents as Teachers- Kindergarten Prep

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

Renee Thornton from Parents as Teachers will hold a “Letter Sounds” K-Prep class for those kids entering kindergarten in the Fall of 2015.  Tonight in the library from 5:00-6:00.

Scrip Cards Available for Purchase

Monday, December 8th, 2014

Scrip To Go Order Form PTA will be selling Scrip Gift Cards tonight at our meeting (6:30 in the Library) AND before school on Friday, December 12 from 7:30-8:00 in the school office.  If you have gift cards to buy for family and friends this holiday season, you can also support HH at the same time w/ [...]

PTA Meeting Monday Night, December 8

Saturday, December 6th, 2014

              MONDAY NIGHT, DECEMBER 8  —  6:30 IN THE LIBRARY One thing on the agenda is feedback time about Spring Fling scheduled for April 5.  Please come and show your support for this event fundraiser by giving your input and ideas for SF 2015.

In Case You Missed It . . .

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

National PTA and LifeLock want to share with you something awesome! With gift-giving season around the corner and the excitement for cool, new gadgets on its merry way, we want to prepare you with valuable tips and resources when talking to your kids about being good digital citizens. Watch the hour-long #ShareAwesome webinar with industry [...]

What is a “Unit in Good Standing?”

Monday, December 1st, 2014

HHPTA has been informed we are a unit in “good standing” for 2014-2015.  A unit in good standing must meet requirements with the Missouri PTA and the national PTA. Units that lose this designation are ineligible to receive PTA benefits and awards and risk the discontinuation of their 501.c.3 federal tax-exempt status.  Some of the [...]

Chat and Chew 2015

Monday, December 1st, 2014

Chat & Chew Letter, Book Lists, and Enrollment Form 2015 PTA’s Chat and Chew Program is designed for 2nd-5th graders.  Please note that the deadline to have forms and payment turned in is now Monday, December 15.  Scholarships are available; Check the appropriate box.

RIF Fundraising during the Holidays

Monday, December 1st, 2014

Dear HHPTA– We are asking for your help in sharing the information and participating in the Holiday activities for fundraising for RIF.Reading is Fundamental of Springfield wishes to invite everyone to join us at Barnes & Noble book store for a book fair on Sunday December 7. We have special readers and storytellers, live performers [...]