Newsletter

Hickory Creek Happenings Newsletter for December, 2019:

CHRISTMAS STORE
The annual Christmas Store sponsored by Hickory Creek PTO will be opening next week, December 11th-13th and the 16th. This store gives students an opportunity to shop for someone special. Homeroom teachers will let their students know what time they will shop. 
TOY DRIVE
Hickory Creek Elementary is collecting for the Warren County Rescue Squad Toy Drive in memory of Spencer 
Lively. Please bring a new, unwrapped toy to donate. Thursday, December 19th will be the last day to donate to this special project. Thank you for your help! 
PAPA JOHN’S PIZZA NIGHT
Papa John’s Pizza Night for Hickory Creek is Tuesday, December 17th. Please continue helping our school. 
CHRISTMAS ASSEMBLY PROGRAM
On Wednesday, December 18th we will have our annual Christmas Program. Classrooms will be performing special holiday songs. There will be two separate programs. The schedule is as follows:
Pre-K thru 2nd Grade at 12:15 p.m.
3rd Grade thru 5th Grade at 1:15 p.m. 
END OF THE 2ND QUARTER
The 2nd Quarter Grading period ends on Friday, December 20th. Report Cards will be distributed on Monday, January 13, 2020. 
HOLIDAY BREAK
The last day before Christmas Break is Friday, December 20th, from 7:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Buses will run and attendance will be taken. Car riders must be picked up no later than 9:45 a.m. 
Christmas Break is December 23rd – January 6th. Students will return to school after Christmas Break on Tuesday, January 7th. 
REMINDER: 
Read with your child. It is the most important 20 minutes of your day!
HICKORY CREEK BASKETBALL 
We would like to congratulate the Hawks and Lady Hawks on their recent win. They both took 1st place in the Pre-season District 1 Tournament. Way to go Hawks!   
The HCES Basketball schedule is on the back of the newsletter that was sent home with your child for your convenience. 
Dates to Remember:
December 2  -   Basketball Game at HCES  vs.  Covenant Academy  @ 6 p.m. 
December 3  -   Basketball Game at HCES vs. Dibrell @ 6p.m. 
December 5  -   Basketball Game at HCES vs Boyd Christian @ 6 p.m. 
December 10 -   Basketball Game Away -HCES vs. Centertown @ 6 p.m.
December 12  -  Basketball Game  Away  -  HCES vs Bobby Ray  @ 6 p.m. 
December 11-16- Christmas Store sponsored by the PTO
December 17  -  Basketball Game  Away  -  HCES vs West @ 6 p.m.
December 18  -  Christmas Assembly  Program; Pre-K, K, 1, and 2 at 12:15 pm; 3, 4, and 5 at 1:15 pm
December 20  -  End of the 2nd Quarter Grading Period
December 20  -  Abbreviated Day 7:45  -  9:45 a.m. Buses will run. 
December 23  -  January 6  -   Christmas Break
January  7  -   Students return from Christmas Break