Newsletter

Hickory Creek Happenings Newsletter for October, 2019:

END OF 1ST QUARTER GRADING PERIOD
1ST Quarter Grading Period ends Friday, October 4th. 
FALL BREAK
Our Fall Break is October 7th-11th. Schools will reopen on Monday, October 14th. Enjoy your time off from school! 
PAPA JOHNS PIZZA NIGHT 
Papa Johns Pizza Night for Hickory Creek Elementary will be Tuesday, October 22nd. Please support our school with this effort. 
FALL FESTIVAL 
Our PTO will be sponsoring a Fall Festival on Friday, October 25th, from 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. There will be Carnival games, bounce houses, face painting, silent action and more! Please 
make plans to come join the fun! More information will be sent home soon! 
STORYBOOK PUMPKIN DECORATING CONTEST
Hickory Creek Library will be having their annual Storybook Pumpkin Decorating Contest again this year for any student who would like to enter. At home, students decorate a pumpkin as their favorite book character. All decorated pumpkins must be brought to the school library on Monday, October 28th, between 7:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. The storybook must accompany the decorated pumpkin. The pumpkins will be on display for viewing until Thursday, October 31st. All pumpkins must be picked up on October 31st. Any pumpkin not picked up on this day will be disposed of.  The contest rules/details will be sent home with your child soon.
FLU INFORMATION
The Warren County Health Department will be administering the flu vaccine here at Hickory Creek again this year. Consent forms have been sent home. The consent form needs to be filled out and returned by October 15th in order for your child to receive the flu vaccine. They will be given tentatively around November 1st.
SPIRIT DAY
Spirit day will be October 25th. Please wear your school shirt or school colors to show your pride for Hickory Creek Elementary!
PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES
Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held November 14th, from 3:00 p.m.- 6:00 P.m. You may call the school at 668-5100 to make your appointment starting October 25th. Please mark your calendars for this important date. 
DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME ENDS
Daylight Savings Time will end on Sunday, November 3rd, don’t forget to roll your clocks back one hour. It is time to FALL BACK! 
Dates to Remember:
October 4th-End of 1st Quarter 
October 7th-11th Fall Break
October 15th-Flu Vaccine Forms are Due
October 21st-Report Cards Distributed
October 22nd-Papa John’s Pizza Night
October 25th-Fall Festival 
October 25th– Spirit Day; wear HC shirt/colors
October 25th– First day to call and make an appointment for Parent/Teacher Conferences
October 28th--Storybook Pumpkins brought to Library
October 31st-Book Character Day
November 1st-Tentative date for the Flu Vaccine
November 3rd-Daylight Savings Time Ends