Red Ribbon Week
We are participating in Red Ribbon Week this week. The week begins with an assembly on Monday, October 21st. The assembly will be outdoors so please wear sunscreen, hats, and drink plenty of water. Throughout the week, students and staff will receive a variety of materials including red ribbons and pins . Each day this week will be a different spirit day:
Red Ribbon Week is observed nationally as a time for schools and communities to come together in the fight against drug abuse. Please click on RED RIBBON WEEK for more information.
HUSKY HOWL INFORMATION
There are only 2 days left to purchase Husky Howl tickets and wristbands online, at a discounted price. Don’t miss out! We are very excited that the Husky Howl is scheduled for Friday, October 25th from 4:30 until 8pm, with PTA members only admission beginning at 4:00pm. (If you are not yet a member, you can click here to join today!). The Husky Howl will include music, carnival games, local food vendors, and will feature oversized inflatable rides provided by The Ninja Factory. Tickets will be required for all game and vendor purchases and a wristband will be required for any child wishing to ride. Tickets can be purchased online, at a special discounted pre-sale price at huskiespta.com/webstore/ through Sunday, October 20th! We highly recommend taking advantage of the pre-sale by purchasing your discounted tickets and wristbands early so you can avoid waiting in line!
Additionally, donations of store-bought dessert items for the event are needed! If you can donate a dessert item, please bring it to the Hedenkamp front office on Friday, Oct. 25th. Thank you for your support!
We are expecting a large crowd at the Husky Howl, so if you are able to walk, ride bikes, or carpool to the event that would be fabulous. If you plan to wear a costume to the event, it must be school appropriate. Also please remember we expect HUSKY behavior from all those attending the event! We look forward to seeing you at the Husky Howl on Friday!
Guest Speaker, Larry Alvarado, Visits ELAC to Discuss Dealing with your Child’s Behavior
We are excited to have Larry Alvarado join us at our ELAC meeting on Thursday, October 24th. All parents are strongly encouraged to attend. Larry Alvarado is an excellent speaker and he will share information abot how to Deal with your Child’s Behavior. As parents, we at times deal with difficult behavior and our speaker will share valuable tips and strategies for dealing with behavior in children. We hope you will join us for this important session on Thursday, October 24th from 8:15 am to 9:15 am in our MPR. We look forward to seeing you there.
Looking for After School Care? LYFE has openings!
At Hedenkamp, we are proud to have over 100 military connected families! We will have our first Military Event of the year on Monday, October 28th from 8:00 am to 8:40 am in our MPR. We will have coffee, juice, and pastries for our families. You will have the opportunity to get to know other military connected families, meet our Military Family Life Counselor, and learn more about our military events throughout the year. We hope to see you there.
We are looking forward to watching our student athletes on the soccer fields and basketball courts. We would like to again have teams at Hedenkamp this year! Please let us know if you are interested in coaching basketball or soccer. Our sports teams are typically available to 4th through 6th grade students that try out and make the teams. If we have enough available volunteer coaches, we could also field a junior soccer team. Please email Ms. Baltierra firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in volunteering your time for our Hedenkamp Athletics Program.
Please check out the learning and fun we had at Hedenkamp last week!