Category Archive: General News

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Fall Festival

HES FALL FESTIVAL! Nothing says Fall like cooler temperatures, changing leaves, and best of all, the Annual HES Fall Festival on Friday, October 26 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm! Come join the HES family at this fun event! There will be music by AAA entertainment, brain teasers and optical illusions by Discovery Place, face painting, colored …

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A Word from Mr. Ruppenthal

A Word from Mr. Ruppenthal Thank You! We are so fortunate to have such a giving and caring school community. I want to personally thank all of our HES families for your generous contributions during the Making IT Happen campaign. Your generosity helps ensure that we equip are students and teachers with technology tools that …

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City BBQ Spirit Day

Huntersville Elementary is having a Fundraiser/Spirit Day at City Barbeque! Be sure to scan the barcode on Friday, October 19 and we will receive 25% back! Print Flyer with Barcode here

PTA Reflections 2018-2019

National PTA 2018-2019 Reflections Contest Theme: Heroes Around Me Let your creative juices flow! Submit a Work of Art for “Heroes Around Me” in one or more of the following categories: Dance Choreography Film Production Music Composition Literature Photography Visual Arts (2D or 3D) Special Artist Entries will be considered for local, regional, state and …

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School Leadership Team

School Leadership Team (SLT) Open Positions We are seeking parents to be a part of our School Leadership Team (SLT). The purpose of this group is to collaborate and work with school staff and administration in establishing school goals, discuss topics related to HES, and make recommendations for improvements. Below are some upcoming meeting times …

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2018 Annual Newsletter

Annual Newsletter Check out the 2018 Annual PTA Newsletter.  This has information for the beginning of the school year as well as pertinent dates for the first quarter.

Volunteer at the Welcome Desk

WELCOME DESK NEEDS YOUR HELP We are looking for volunteers to man the Welcome Desk to help visitors Sign In and greet them with a smiling face. The link to sign up is below. Shifts are for only 90 minutes and volunteers are welcome to bring a book or, if they wish, complete small tasks …

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CMS Volunteers

If you are new to CMS or have not registered to volunteer, please visit https://www.cmsvolunteers.com  All volunteers must be registered to help in CMS schools.  If you would like to remain an active volunteer for the 2018-2019 school year, you must also log in and verify your information.  Thank you!

2018-19 PTA Executive Board

PTA EXECUTIVE BOARD FOR 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR  The Nominating Committee would like to present the 2018-2019 HES Executive Board slate:  President-Courtney Fossett Treasurer-Whitney Morrow Secretary-Barrie Rojahn VP School Support-Kelly Revels VP Communications-Lisa Price VP Advocacy-Bemnet FantuDownes VP Fundraising-Heather Smallwood These lovely ladies were voted in Tuesday, May 1.  We thank everyone for participating in the creation …

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Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Mrs. Chaiken for being named the 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year!! Way to go and well deserved!

HES Tours

HES TOURS Welcome to Huntersville Elementary School!  Tours begin in the lobby of our school and usually last about 45 minutes – 1 hour.  Future students are welcome on the tour.  All prospective parents are required to sign in at our welcome desk and will be issued a pass for the tour.  We have multiple dates available.  If …

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ONE Access

Discover e-books & more with ONE Access! What does ONE Access offer? ONE Access has two components this year-something for CMS students and something for CMS staff. For CMS students: ONE Access, or “One Number Equals Access,” uses students’ school identification numbers instead of separate library cards. With their ONE Access account, students can: *Access …

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Amazon Smile

Shopping on Amazon? Shop Amazon Smile and donate money to HES at the same time! When customers shop at Amazon Smile the AmazonSmile Foundation donates .5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organization selected by the customer. Each quarter, the Amazon Smile Foundation will make a donation to HES PTA. Please help …

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Be There Dad

BE THERE DAD HES HEROES – Be There Dad Committee Huntersville Elementary is excited to have a “Be There Dad” chapter back this year. http://betheredad.org We are called the H.E.R.O.E.S. of HES. If you are a dad interested in being a HERO or for more information on our HEROES program, please contact Willie Hester at …

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PTA Member Discounts

Are you a Member of the HES PTA? Check out some of these great discounts for members HERE!

Shoparoo

         A Way to Help HES Raise Money This year we are excited to be partnering with a fun, free, and truly easy fundraiser called Shoparoo! This is Huntersville Elementary School’s 2nd year to participate. We have over 114 supporters this year and have already earned over $100! Shoparoo is school fundraising made easy: the …

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