Newsletter

Hickory Creek Happenings, March Newsletter:

 HCES mission:  Educate Every Student, Every Day, Every One Learning

WC Schools mission:  One Team, One Goal, High Levels of Learning for All

FAMILY READING NIGHT

Family Reading Night at Hickory Creek Elementary will be held on Thursday, March 7th, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.  Every child that attends will receive a free book and snack.  Please make plans to bring your child and attend this special night at Hickory Creek!

SPRING PICTURES AND CAP & GOWN PICTURES

Remember that 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 8th.  ALL kindergarten students will have Cap & Gown pictures made.  Parents who do not prepay will receive a proof and may order ONLINE ONLY.  Spring pictures for all grades other than kindergarten 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 Cap & Gown pictures or Spring pictures.

TIME CHANGE

Remember that Daylight Savings Time begins on Sunday, March 10th.  It’s time to spring forward!  Set your clocks ahead one hour before you go to bed on Saturday night, March 9th.

NEWS FROM THE LIBRARY……

Remember that The Warren County Literacy Fair will be held on Tuesday, March 12th, at Magness Library.  The deadline for students to turn in the Literacy Fair Projects is MONDAY, MARCH 4TH.  Winning projects from Hickory Creek will go to Magness Library for district-wide judging.  If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Lydia Taylor, Librarian.

PAPA JOHN’S PIZZA NIGHT

Papa John’s Pizza Night for Hickory Creek will be Tuesday, March 12th.  Please continue helping our school with this effort.

3RD QUARTER GRADING PERIOD

The 3rd Quarter Grading Period ends on Friday, March 15th.  Report cards will be distributed on Monday, April 1st.

SPRING BREAK

Spring Break is March 18th—March 22nd.  Students will return to school on Monday, March 25th.  We hope everyone enjoys their break from school!!

TOPZ SPIRIT DAY

Spirit Day at TOPZ for Hickory Creek is Tuesday, March 26th.  Please support our school!

REMINDER:

Read with your child.  It is the most important 20 minutes of your day.

PROCTORS NEEDED

With the TNReady Assessment quickly approaching, we are in need of proctors for the classrooms during testing.  It is very important that we have proctors in place during testing.  If you would be able to help with this, please fill out below and return to your child’s teacher as soon as possible or contact Holly Luna at 668-5100.  Thank you in advance for helping with this!!

Dates to Remember:

¨ March 4—Literacy Fair Projects Due

¨ March 7—Family Reading Night from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.

¨ March 8—Cap & Gown pictures for kindergarten students and Spring pictures for Pre-K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students

¨ March 10—Daylight Savings Time begins

¨ March 12—Warren County Literacy Fair at Magness Library

¨ March 12—Papa John’s Pizza Night

¨ March 15—3rd Quarter Grading Period Ends

¨ March 18-22—SPRING BREAK

¨ March 26—Spirit Day for HC at TOPZ

¨ April 1—Report Cards Distributed