Category Archive: General News

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A Word from Mr. Ruppenthal

A Word from Mr. Ruppenthal Please note the following policy regarding our morning and afternoon drop-off and pick-up procedures. Continuing complaints from residents to the Huntersville Police Department have necessitated these changes. The main area of concern is the “stacking” of vehicles along Sherwood Rd before the official morning and afternoon arrival and dismissal times …

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Ben’s Beginners

Huntersville Elementary has been nominated by a local Huntersville resident, Nichole Lee, for the Uncle Ben’s Beginner’s Contest where five of twenty five schools will be awarded a grand prize of $30,000! Uncle Ben’s believes cooking is an essential life skill, as important as reading and writing.  Some of the benefits of kids that cook …

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HES Family Fun Night

HES night out November 27! Get your group together and enjoy the game as Davidson hosts Charlotte in the Battle for the Hornets’ Nest Trophy! Order by November 6 to get discount pricing! Each youth ticket comes with a drawstring backpack and a voucher for a shot on the court postgame! Please share the event …

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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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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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