Hedenkamp News

Weekly Message for Our Huskies

Flipgrid Challenge

Hello Huskies! Please record a short message of gratitude for our teachers and staff! Please submit by November 25th at 7 pm so I can share it with our teachers and staff on Thanksgiving!

https://flipgrid.com/81ee3380

Accelerated Reader Lesson

We are so fortunate to have an amazing librarian!  Thank you Mrs. Camarena for creating this libbrary lesson for our Huskies during Distance Learning! Please check out it out:

We are Thankful for Healthcare Workers

Thank you for sharing all the wonderful notes of gratitude for our Healthcare Heroes! The healthcare workers loved them! Huskies are so kind!

Huskies Report from Home

Thanksgiving Break ~ No School, November 23rd to November 27th!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Have a wonderful week!

Hedenkamp News

Weekly Message for Our Huskies

READ ALOUD OF THE WEEK

We are so fortunate to have an amazing librarian!  Thank you Mrs. Camarena for reading to our Huskies during Distance Learning! Please check out The Read Aloud of the Week, the video is intended for Hedenkamp students for educational purposes only and was created during the virtual distance learning protocol:

We are Thankful for Healthcare Workers

We invite all students to participate in the “Thankful for our Healthcare Workers” Postcard Campaign 2020! Students are encouraged to create postcard greetings for our local, hard-working, heroic healthcare workers! Please deposit postcards into the collection box outside of the front office anytime or drop off on Wednesday, November 18th during meal distribution from 12:00-2:00PM. Thank you for using your creativity to show your appreciation to our local healthcare heroes!

Virtual Author Visit, November 16th!

The next PTA hosted author visit is scheduled for Monday, November 16th at 2 pm via Google Meet! Author Juana Martinez-Neal will discuss the book she wrote and illustrated, Alma and How She Got Her Name, for which she earned a 2019 Caldecott Honor. Please RSVP with an email to pta@huskiespta.com to receive the access code for this event.

Veterans Day Video

We are so proud of our large military community at Hedeenkamp! Please enjoy the video we created to celebrate all Veterans and Active Duty Military! We appreciate your service and sacrifice!


Happening Now, ENDS TONIGHT: Scentsy Fundraiser, through Nov. 15th!

The Hedenkamp PTA Scentsy Fundraiser is up and running online, now through November  15th. Proceeds will benefit Hedenkamp PTA! You can click here to shop! All orders will ship directly to you, in time for holiday gift giving *wink *wink! Shop right here 24/7 from the comfort of your own home!

Why Scentsy? According to our verified parent source, the worst part about being stuck in quarantine has to be the close sniffs coming from our kids’ rooms, right?  How do these teachers do it all year long?  No need to worry, we’ve got Scentsy to take care of it! You will find room sprays, car scents, laundry fragrances, essential oil products, sugar scrubs, lovable & huggable buddies, and so much more! So, rather than be sad we are still sitting at home, let’s sip some hot chocolate and enjoy our aromatic, amazing smelling homes with Scentsy! 

It’s not too late to join Hedenkamp Elementary PTA!

Your opinion counts! We invite you to join PTA and then come cast your votes at the next PTA Association meeting on Wednesday, November 18th at 6:00PM!

The meeting will again be hosted virtually, so we kindly ask all attendees to please RSVP to PTA@HuskiesPTA.com for access to the meeting link. We hope to see you there!

Please follow this link to join Hedenkamp PTA today!

School Meal Program

It is very important to fill out the free and reduced lunch application, it helps our school receive funding and your child receive free or reduced price lunch. If you cannot complete the form online, please stop by the office to pick up and complete the meal application.

Click here for Application.

All Huskies will be able to receive meals for the week each Wednesday at Hedenkamp between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. We will also provide books (while supplies last) for students when we distribute meals. Thank you to our PTA for providing books for our Huskies!

SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL AND ELAC MEETING

Our School Site Council and English Learner Advisory Committee will meet on Thursday, November 17th at 3:45 pm via Zoom. We will discuss our Single Plan for Student Achievement and Comprehensive School Safety Plan.  All are welcome to attend.  Please email me if you would like the link to join our meeting: gina.mazeau@cvesd.org. We hope you can join us!

Thanksgiving Break Next Week ~ No School, November 23rd to November 27th!

For COVID19 updates from the district, CLICK HERE

Have a wonderful week!

Happy Veterans Day

Thank you to all Hedenkamp Veterans and Active Duty military members. We appreciate your service and sacrifice!

Hedenkamp Heroes!

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Weekly Message for Our Huskies

Huskies Report from Home

READ ALOUD OF THE WEEK

We are so fortunate to have an amazing librarian!  Thank you Mrs. Camarena for reading to our Huskies during Distance Learning! Please check out The Read Aloud of the Week, the video is intended for Hedenkamp students for educational purposes only and was created during the virtual distance learning protocol:

Red Ribbon Week 2020

We had a great Red Ribbon Week! Thank you for sharing all the wonderful pictures of our Huskies throughout the week! Special thanks to Mrs. Camarena for organizing a wonderful week!

Veteran’s Day Holiday and Video

We are proud of our large military community at Hedeenkamp! We would like to create a video to celebrate all Veterans and Active Duty Military as a tribute. If you have a family member that is either a Veteran or currently serving, please upload a photo to our online folder by November 9th. Please name the file with the name of the individual and branch of the military.

Upload Pictures Here

Wednesday, November 11th will be a school holiday. We will not have any Distance Learning sessions or our In person Distance Learning Support Program. Happy Veteran’s Day to all!

Library Book Holds for The Week

Please note that library books will need to be placed on hold by Monday evening this week due to the Veteran’s Day Holiday. All books that are placed on hold by Monday evening, will be available for pick up on Thursday afternoon in the bus loop.


Happening Now: Scentsy Fundraiser, through Nov. 15th!

The Hedenkamp PTA Scentsy Fundraiser is up and running online, now through November  15th. Proceeds will benefit Hedenkamp PTA! You can click here to shop! All orders will ship directly to you, in time for holiday gift giving *wink *wink! Shop right here 24/7 from the comfort of your own home!

Why Scentsy? According to our verified parent source, the worst part about being stuck in quarantine has to be the close sniffs coming from our kids’ rooms, right?  How do these teachers do it all year long?  No need to worry, we’ve got Scentsy to take care of it! You will find room sprays, car scents, laundry fragrances, essential oil products, sugar scrubs, lovable & huggable buddies, and so much more! So, rather than be sad we are still sitting at home, let’s sip some hot chocolate and enjoy our aromatic, amazing smelling homes with Scentsy! 

School Meal Program

It is very important to fill out the free and reduced lunch application, it helps our school receive funding and your child receive free or reduced price lunch. If you cannot complete the form online, it was placed in your child’s material distribution bag and we will accept them at the front office.

Click here for Application.

All Huskies will be able to receive meals for the week on Tuesday at Hedenkamp between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. We will also provide books (while supplies last) for students when we distribute meals.

SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL AND ELAC MEETING

Our School Site Council and English Learner Advisory Committee will meet on Thursday, November 12th at 3:45 pm via Zoom. We will discuss our Single Plan for Student Achievement and Comprehensive School Safety Plan.  All are welcome to attend.  Please email me if you would like the link to join our meeting: gina.mazeau@cvesd.org. We hope you can join us!

For COVID19 updates from the district, CLICK HERE

Have a wonderful week!

Hedenkamp News

Weekly Message for Our Huskies

READ ALOUD OF THE WEEK

We are so fortunate to have an amazing librarian!  Thank you Mrs. Camarena for reading to our Huskies during Distance Learning! Please check out The Read Aloud of the Week, the video is intended for Hedenkamp students for educational purposes only and was created during the virtual distance learning protocol:

Red Ribbon Week

Veteran’s Day Video

We are proud of our large military community at Hedeenkamp! We would like to create a video to celebrate all Veterans and Active Duty Military as a tribute. If you have a family member that is either a Veteran or currently serving, please upload a photo to our online folder by November 7th. Please name the file with the name of the individual and branch of the military.

Upload Pictures Here


Happening Now: Scentsy Fundraiser, through Nov. 15th!

The Hedenkamp PTA Scentsy Fundraiser is up and running online, now through November  15th. Proceeds will benefit Hedenkamp PTA! You can click here to shop! All orders will ship directly to you, in time for holiday gift giving *wink *wink! Shop right here 24/7 from the comfort of your own home!

Why Scentsy? According to our verified parent source, the worst part about being stuck in quarantine has to be the close sniffs coming from our kids’ rooms, right?  How do these teachers do it all year long?  No need to worry, we’ve got Scentsy to take care of it! You will find room sprays, car scents, laundry fragrances, essential oil products, sugar scrubs, lovable & huggable buddies, and so much more! So, rather than be sad we are still sitting at home, let’s sip some hot chocolate and enjoy our aromatic, amazing smelling homes with Scentsy! 

School Meal Program

It is very important to fill out the free and reduced lunch application, it helps our school receive funding and your child receive free or reduced price lunch. If you cannot complete the form online, it was placed in your child’s material distribution bag and we will accept them at the front office.

Click here for Application.

All Huskies will be able to receive meals for the week each Wednesday at Hedenkamp between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. We will also provide books (while supplies last) for students when we distribute meals each Wednesday.

For COVID19 updates from the district, CLICK HERE

Have a wonderful week!

Literacy Pumpkin Winners

Thank you to all our Huskies that participated and voted in our Literacy Pumpkin Decorating contest! We were so impressed with the creative entries! We had 337 students vote! Congratulation to our winners!

These are the 3 top pumpkins:
Sisters(#4) – Mina V. – 4th Grade

Rapunzel Sundrop Flower(#8) – Naia F. – 5th Grade

If you Give a Pig a Pancake(#30) – Natalya L. – 6th Grade

Happy Halloween!

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Weekly Message for Our Huskies

Quarter 2 Begins October 26th, Attendance and Engagement are Critical!

It is hard to believe we already completed our 1st quarter of the 2020-2021 school year! We are so grateful to our teachers, parents, and Huskies for their tremendous effort and positive attitudes during Distance Learning! Our 2nd quarter begins tomorrow. Please remind your children how important it is to continue to be hard working, understanding, respectful, kind, and amazing Huskies as we begin our 2nd quarter! We will continue in Distance Learning mode until further notice. It is critical all our Huskies attend all their virtual class sessions daily. Attendance Matters! Students should be on time too! We also expect all students to engage for the entire class session and complete their daily tasks. Please let us know if you need any support with Distance Learning.

READ ALOUD OF THE WEEK

We are so fortunate to have an amazing librarian!  Thank you Mrs. Camarena for reading to our Huskies during Distance Learning! Please check out The Read Aloud of the Week, the video is intended for Hedenkamp students for educational purposes only and was created during the virtual distance learning protocol:

Virtual Literacy Pumpkin Decorating Contest

We are so thrilled that 30 students submitted entries in our Literacy Pumpkin Decorating Contest! We have such creative Huskies. We need your help to select the top three pumpkins! Please watch the video with all the pumpkin entries first and then vote for your three favorite pumpkins!

Please watch this video first!

Vote for your Three Favorite Pumpkins!

Student Broadcast

Please check out our first broadcast of the year!

School Meal Program

It is very important to fill out the free and reduced lunch application, it helps our school receive funding and your child receive free or reduced price lunch. If you cannot complete the form online, it was placed in your child’s material distribution bag and we will accept them at the front office.

Click here for Application.

All Huskies will be able to receive meals for the week each Wednesday at Hedenkamp between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. We will also provide books (while supplies last) for students when we distribute meals each Wednesday.

For COVID19 updates from the district, CLICK HERE

Have a wonderful week!

Hedenkamp News

Weekly Message for Our Huskies

READ ALOUD OF THE WEEK

We are so fortunate to have an amazing librarian!  Thank you Mrs. Camarena for reading to our Huskies during Distance Learning! Please check out The Read Aloud of the Week, the video is intended for Hedenkamp students for educational purposes only and was created during the virtual distance learning protocol:

Curbside Library Pick Up Tutorial

Please watch this important tutorial on how to search for books and place them on hold through an online tool called Destiny. Mrs. Camarana will distribute all books students place on hold on Thursdays from 1:30 to 3:30 in our bus loop! Happy Reading, Huskies!

Virtual Literacy Pumpkin Decorating Contest

We are excited to host our 2nd Annual Literacy Pumpkin Decorating Contest from October 19th through October 23rd. We hope you will get into the fall spirit by decorating a pumpkin as your favorite book character. Please read the flyer carefully for all the pertinent details and deadlines.

Drive Thru Give and Treat

http://www.cvpal.org/give-and-treat/

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences will run through October 22nd. Teachers will meet virtually with all parents. You should have already received information about scheduling a conference from your child’s teacher. If you have not scheduled a conference yet, please do so right away. During conferences, teachers will only provide 120 minutes of live instruction so they have ample time to meet with all families. Teachers will share the modified schedule for the conference period with you.

Screen Kids

Did you know one of our very own Hedenkamp moms wrote a book with a NY Times bestselling author about screen time? Are you interested in learning more about screen time and how it affects your children? Here’s the website with more information:  www.ScreenKidsbook.com 

School Meal Program

It is very important to fill out the free and reduced lunch application, it helps our school receive funding and your child receive free or reduced price lunch. If you cannot complete the form online, it was placed in your child’s material distribution bag and we will accept them at the front office.

Click here for Application.

All Huskies will be able to receive meals for the week each Wednesday at Hedenkamp between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. We will also provide books (while supplies last) for students when we distribute meals each Wednesday.

For COVID19 updates from the district, CLICK HERE

Have a wonderful week!

Hedenkamp News

Weekly Message for Our Huskies

Library Lesson ~ Curbside Pick Up

We are so fortunate to have an amazing librarian!  Thank you Mrs. Camarena for all you do for our Huskies! Please watch this important tutorial on how to search for books and place them on hold through an online tool called Destiny. Mrs. Camarana will distribute all books students place on hold on Thursdays from 1:30 to 3:30 in our bus loop! Happy Reading, Huskies!

Picture Day ~ October 12th or 13th

Our photographers will be on campus on October 12th and 13th from 12 to 4 to take pictures of our Huskies for our yearbook. Participation is optional. If you would like your child to participate, please sign up using the Sign Up Genius. Sibling photos are an option too, but you will need to sign up for an extra time slot for that. The Sign Up Genius will close on October 12th at 10 am. Please sign up asap. When you come for pictures, please remember masks are required and only staff and students will be allowed in the picture area. Parents will remain in their cars while students are photographed.

Picture Day Sign Up Genius

School Site Council and ELAC Meeting

Our School Site Council and English Learner Advisory Committee will meet on Tuesday, October 13th at 3:45 pm via Zoom. We will discuss our school budget and our Single Plan for Student Achievement.  All are welcome to attend.  Please email me if you would like the link to join our meeting: gina.mazeau@cvesd.org. We hope you can join us!

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences will begin on Thursday, October 15th and run through October 23rd. Teachers will meet virtually with all parents. You should have already received information about scheduling a conference from your child’s teacher. If you have not scheduled a conference yet, please do so right away. During conferences, teachers will only provide 120 minutes of live instruction so they have ample time to meet with all families. Teachers will share the modified schedule for the conference period with you.

School Meal Program

It is very important to fill out the free and reduced lunch application, it helps our school receive funding and your child receive free or reduced price lunch. If you cannot complete the form online, it was placed in your child’s material distribution bag and we will accept them at the front office.

Click here for Application.

All Huskies will be able to receive meals for the week each Wednesday at Hedenkamp between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. We will also provide books (while supplies last) for students when we distribute meals each Wednesday.

Drive Thru Give and Treat

http://www.cvpal.org/give-and-treat/

If you missed the Superintendent’s Town Hall Meeting, CLICK HERE

For COVID19 updates from the district, CLICK HERE

Have a wonderful week!

Hedenkamp News

Weekly Message for Our Huskies

Join us at the Town Hall Meeting

Our Superintendent, Dr. Escobedo, will host a Virtual Town Hall meeting on Monday, October 5th at 6 pm. The purpose of the Town Hall will be to discuss a proposed reopening on October 26th for TK-2 students.

Virtual Town Hall Meeting

We need input from all our families as soon as possible to help us plan for possible in person instruction. Please complete the form for each child you have attending Hedenkamp. You can change the language of the form to Spanish by clicking on the arrow on the top right side of the form. Please be sure to complete the form by October 6th:

Commitment Form

READ ALOUD OF THE WEEK

We are so fortunate to have an amazing librarian!  Thank you Mrs. Camarena for reading to our Huskies during Distance Learning! Please check out The Read Aloud of the Week, the video is intended for Hedenkamp students for educational purposes only and was created during the virtual distance learning protocol:


Husky Wear Sale Extended!

Check out our new Husky Wear Shop!

You are invited to shop now through October 5th. All Husky Wear sales will be online this quarter and will coincide with the 2020 Huskies Pawsome Membership Drive! (Not yet a member? Join here!) Once the shopping window closes, all items will be shipped to the school for distribution. Please stay tuned for the distribution details!

The shirts, tees, hoodies, and jackets are available in red and navy color options. Please note, the graphic will complement the item’s color with a contrasting chromatic design.

This round of sales is not a fundraiser, since PTA would like to pass on the extra savings to our Husky families! We are hoping to offer another Husky Wear fundraising opportunity in the spring. Thank you so much for supporting the Husky Wear Shop!

Please Join the PTA!

2020 Pawsome Membership Drive!

The Hedenkamp PTA 2020 Membership Drive begins today and runs through the month of September! We invite you to join Hedenkamp PTA by signing up for a 2020 membership today!

From now until September 30th, the upper and lower grade classrooms with the most new memberships will each receive Scholastic Dollars for their classroom!

Picture Day ~ October 12th or 13th

Our photographers will be on campus on October 12th and 13th from 12 to 4 to take pictures of our Huskies for our yearbook. Participation is optional. If you would like your child to participate, please sign up using the Sign Uo Genius. Sibling photos are an option too, but you will need to sign up for an extra time slot for that.

Picture Day Sign Up Genius

Technology Tips and Support

Because our students are using devices for Distance Learning daily, it is important to be sure they are working well. Please remind our Huskies to shut down their devices each day. Please know just closing the laptop is not enough. Please use the power menu and fully shut down the device each day. Important updates are installed if the computer is shut down. It also completely exits the we browser which helps ensure optimum performance. We are available to support you with technology issue that persist after shutting down the device. at Hedenkamp. We are happy to answer questions you have over the phone: (619) 397-5828 or in person between the hours of 7:30 am and 4:00 pm. If you have a school laptop that is not working properly, please feel free to stop by or call for support.

School Meal Program

It is very important to fill out the free and reduced lunch application, it helps our school receive funding and your child receive free or reduced price lunch. If you cannot complete the form online, it was placed in your child’s material distribution bag and we will accept them at the front office.

Click here for Application.

All Huskies will be able to receive meals for the week each Wednesday at Hedenkamp between the hours of 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm. We will also provide books (while supplies last) for students when we distribute meals each Wednesday.

Feedback

Please use the survey below to tell us your current concerns and to provide feedback on how Distance Learning is going for your family so far.

Hedenkamp Survey

Have a wonderful week!