The Houghtaling Science Fair is happening in May! Put your thinking caps on and get your projects planned! You may pick up a Science Fair Manuals in the office or you can click SCIENCE FAIR above to print one out. Display boards will be for sale in the office at $3.00 for a white one, and $5.00 for a blue, red, yellow, or black one. May 8th all projects are due to your classroom teacher. May 9th will be set up and judging of the projects. May 10th there will be classroom walk throughs and an evening reception from 5:00pm to 6:30pm in the Houghtaling Library for family, friends, and community members. Click the heading above to print out a Science Fair Manual!
If you would like to request a teacher for the 2017-2018 school year, you may do so in writing the week of May 15-19, 2017. The requests need to be in writing to Mr. Jones, dated and signed. PLEASE NOTE: These are requests only and not a guarantee of placement.
The Houghtaling Drama Club is having a Talent Show! It is open for students in grades 3-6. Turn in your registration form ASAP! Tryouts will take place April 10, 11 & 12 in Miss Penny's room 116. We are going to have two practice groups, a Tuesday group and a Thursday group, depending on what the student is going to perform. At our first meeting on Thursday, April 13th we will have the practice schedule for who is practicing what day. Practices will be from 3:30-5:00pm. So if this sounds like something you want to do, get your parent permission paper turned in and come to the meeting on Thursday April 13th!!
“We are soliciting nominations and recommendations for the Houghtaling PTA slate of Officers for the 2017-2018 school year. The Houghtaling PTA is holding its annual officers election on May 8th, 2017. If you are interested in serving as the President, Vice President, Secretary or Treasurer for the Houghtaling PTA, please plan on attending the May 8th PTA meeting at 5:30p in the Houghtaling Library. Please join us in making a difference for our Houghtaling Dolphins! If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Liz Jones at email@example.com or Holly Filyaw at Holly.Filyaw@k21school.org “
Houghtaling is now accepting registration for Kindergarten for the 2017-2018 school year. If your child will be 5 years old on or before September 1st, you may stop by the Houghtaling office for a packet. We will not hold spots! Completed packets must be turned in and consist of all forms signed, and a copy of a live birth certificate & current shot records. ** Parents ~ all current preschool families must fill out a Kindergarten registration form.** ** You are not automatically moved up!**
There are 7 weeks of school remaining and lots of different field trips being planned. PLEASE check your child's backpack regularly for permission slips.
The last day for Extended School Day will be Thursday, April 27th. Please start planning now for your child's new after school plans. If they will start riding a bus please call the office asap to get a bus transportation notice sent for them. Thank You!
What does PBIS stand for? How can parents get involved? Please check out the PBIS website link under SITE SHORTCUTS. Lots of great information included!
Do you know how easy it is to get into clipping Box Tops 4 Education? It's SO easy! There are MANY participating products at your local grocery stores that carry boxtops. Almost every isle has products! Each boxtop is worth 10 cents for Houghtaling.
The District Wellness Committee each month will publish fun nutritional information to share with families. It's called Nutritional Nuggets! Please click here to read all about it!