Newsletter

Hickory Creek Happenings Newsletter for February 2020:

FINAL YEARBOOK SALE
We are giving students one final opportunity to order a yearbook for this school year. The sale will be February 10th— February 21st. The cost of the yearbook is $25.00. 

PAPA JOHN’S PIZZA NIGHT 
Papa John’s Pizza Night will be Tuesday, February 11th.  Please continue to support our school with this effort.  

PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCE
Parent-Teacher Conferences have been rescheduled for Thursday, February 13th, from 3:00 p.m.— 6:00 p.m. Please call the office at 668-5100 to make an appointment. If you have already made an appointment it will stay the same.  

UPCOMING HOLIDAY 
Monday, February 17th, is President’s Day. There will be no school on this day. 

MID-NINE WEEKS REPORTS 
Mid-Nine Weeks report will be sent home with students on February 19th.

LITERACY FAIR PROJECTS
Literacy Fair Projects will be due on Friday, February 21st. Winners will be chosen school wide and represent Hickory Creek on Tuesday, March 10th, at WCMS. More details will be sent home with your child. We encourage your child to participate in this activity. There are always amazing projects turned in. 

BOOK FAIR NEWS
Mark your calendars! Spring Book Fair dates are Monday, February 24th—Friday, February 28th.
Family Time will be on Saturday, February 22nd from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.  Free book bags for the first 50 customers, during family time, spending $50.00 or more. 
New this Book Fair is eWallet. A simple, safe, easy way for students to pay. Flyers and information sheets with more details will be sent home prior to the Book Fair. We are looking forward to a great Spring Book Fair! And always, thank you for supporting our Book Fair!!

SPIRIT DAY
Remember to show your school spirit by wearing your HC shirts/colors on Friday, February 28th. 

SPRING PICTURES AND CAP & GOWN PICTURES
Cap & Gown pictures for kindergarten students and Spring pictures for Pre-K , 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students will be taken on Friday, March 13th. 
These pictures are PREPAID ONLY. Only those students who have prepaid on or before picture day will have their pictures made. There will be NO re-makes for Spring Pictures  or Cap and Gown pictures.
ALL  kindergarten students will have Cap & Gown picture made. Parents who do not pre-pay will receive a proof and may order ONLINE ONLY.

RECENT FUNDRAISER UPDATE
We are happy to announce that our sales in our strawberry fundraiser totaled $ 6300.00
Thank you to everyone that supported our school with this fundraiser. Monies will be used to help our students and our school. As soon as we know an exact delivery date for the strawberries, we will inform you. 

READ 20 MINUTES A DAY!

Dates to Remember:

February 10-21— Final Yearbook Sale
February 11–          Papa Johns Pizza Night 
February 13–          Parent- Teacher Conference 3:00 p.m. –6:00 p.m. 
February 13–          Basketball Game vs Irving College 6:30 p.m. (Home)
February 17–          President’s Day -  No School 
February 19-           Mid-Nine six Weeks Reports
February 21–          Literacy Fair Projects Due
February 22–          Family Time at the Book Fair
February 24-28–  Book Fair
February 28-           Spirit Day
March 13–                Spring Pictures/Cap & Gown Pictures