Read Across America Thursday, March 2nd On Thursday, March 2nd, students all over the country will celebrate reading on Dr. Seuss’ birthday! We will have guest readers and reading activities related to Dr. Seuss. Students and teachers are invited to dress up as their favorite book character (school appropriate)! Last year, the halls were filled … Read more »
Reminder: There is no school from Friday, March 10 through Friday, March 17. Classes resume on Monday, March 20, 2017. Enjoy your break!
The 4th and 5th graders took part in the annual Education Connection event at the Iowa Energy game today. The final score was Iowa Energy 106 Oklahoma City 116. Since the Iowa Energy scored more than 90 points, they can bring their ticket stub into any local Wendy’s to receive a FREE small french fry. … Read more »
Spring conferences are Wednesday, February 8 from 2:30-8pm and Thursday, February 9 from 4-8pm. The PTO will be trying to raise additional funds to help pay for the Scholastic News for all students. Bob from Club Choice Fundraising will be presenting some fundraising options for us on Thursday, Feb 9th in the cafeteria at 6:00 … Read more »
Spring conferences are Wednesday, February 7 from 2:30-8pm and Thursday, February 8 from 4-8pm. Please see your child’s teacher to sign-up.
Friday, February 3 will be crazy sock day for ALL of Hillis Elementary. Wear your craziest funkiest socks you own. Better yet, wear 2 pairs of crazy socks! The school has earned this because of our amazing reduction of behavior referrals from January 2016 as compared to January 2017. January 2016: 260 referrals January 2017: … Read more »
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