Hedenkamp News


spelling-bee.jpg-7015The District Spelling Bee was held on Saturday.  We are very proud of all the contestants that represented Hedenkamp in the District Spelling Bee. Congratulations to Nicholas, Chloe, Sophie, Raphael, Jayden, Renzo, Julius, Serena, Jorell, Leo,  Rianajun, Rishab, Haaris, and Ryan for being the top spellers in our school and being selected to participate in the District Spelling Bee.  We are proud of you! We would also like to congratulate Raphael for being first place in first grade in the district, Rianajun for being second place in fifth grade in the district, Haaris for being third place in sixth grade in the district, and Chloe for being third place in kindergarten in the district.  Way to Go!

Husky HuddLE

Our next Husky Huddle is scheduled for Monday, February 4th at 8:45 am on our blacktop. Please wear Husky Wear or our school colors of red and blue for our Husky Huddle! We encourage you all to join us on Monday morning!


Our Student Council has planned an exciting week of Kindness at Hedenkamp! be-kind-whenever-possible-it-is-always-possible-14 Kindness Week will begin on February 4th and run through Friday, February 8th.  The week will include School Spirit Days and Kindness Challenges that all Huskies can perform!  We are looking forward to a wonderful week celebrating kindness at Hedenkamp! If you would like to join in the joy of spreading kindness as a family, please check out the Family Kindness Challenges!

Our Spirit Days include:
2/4 – I “Mustache” You to Be Kind
2/5  – Peace, Love, and Kindness Day
2/6 –We’re Crazy for Kindness (Crazy Hair Day)
2/7 – Rock out with Kindness Day
2/8 – Wear Yellow for our Happiness Sprinkling!

ELPAC Testing

Is your child an English Language Learner?  Did you know that all our English Language Learners will be participating in the ELPAC assessment this week?  ELPAC stands for the English Language Proficiency Assessment for California.  You can take a practice test with your child here: ELPAC Practice Tests. Please ensure your children are well rested, well fed, and prepared to show all the English they know on the ELPAC assessment.

PTA Create-a-Tile Night

Join us for a night of family fun! Create a tile to be displayed on Hedenkamp pillars for years to come

  • WHEN: Wednesday, February 20, 2019
  • WHERE: MPR (Multi-Purpose Room)
  • TIME: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • COST: $15/tile PTA Member, $18/tile for Non-PTA Members
  •  Tiles are available online. They will be sold online only through the 10th! There will be no refunds.


20140815-LCAP-Final2Get ready to Share your Thoughts with ThoughtExchange to help us better understand what is important to you, whether in our school or the District. ThoughtExchange is an online learning process that allows us to reach out to everyone affected by the decisions made in our District. This process enables us to hear your ideas, and learn about priorities. We will share more about our current Local Control Accountability Plan and how you can share your input for this important plan on Thursday, February 14th at our joint ELAC and SSC meeting.  We hope to see you all there.


kindergarten-registrationPlease let your friends and neighbors know that TK and Kindergarten registration packets will be  available on Wednesday, February 6th. Registration packets will be accepted on Wednesday, February 20th.  Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding registration for the 2019 -2020 school year.

Please check out the learning and fun we had at Hedenkamp last week!



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