Category Archive: General News

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Supply Packs

SCHOOL SUPPLY PACKS FOR 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR New school year and new school supply company!  School supply packs for the 2018-2019 school year are available now to order online! EduKits are custom made to include the supplies selected and approved by our school. Click HERE to place your order!

Buddy Field Day

BUDDY FIELD DAY! The HES Spring Buddy Field day will be held on Thursday, June 7!  We hope you will come out and help us with our Bulldogs as they participate in many activities. It’s the end of another school year and with the help of our volunteers, we can make it an extra fun day …

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HOUSE BILL 514: FACTS & MYTHS On Tuesday, May 15 members of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education discussed the implications and impact of HB514, particularly our families in North Mecklenburg. Please take the time to read the CMS facts and myths regarding this bill. HB514 impacts and facts:

Thank You Corporate Sponsors!

The PTA at Huntersville Elementary School would like to give a big THANK YOU to our corporate sponsors for donations that go directly toward making our school such a wonderful place for our students and staff! Sabrina Perry with CAROLINA LASHES: Tiffany Spach with Im=X Pilates and Fitness: & Cyclebar: Heather Smallwood & Courtney Fossett with Stella & …

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HES Family Fun Night

HES Family Fun Night at Sparetime Friday, May 25 Celebrate the end of another great school year by bringing your family to our annual HES Family Fun Night at Sparetime! On Friday, May 25 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM, HES families can enjoy an evening of bowling, laser tag, and arcade games, while a …

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Winding Down

A Word from Mr. Ruppenthal It seems just like yesterday that I was writing my “back to school” greeting to all of our HES families. Here we are just weeks away from the end of the year! The end of the year is an exciting time at Huntersville with field days, yearbooks, and all of …

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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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EOG Proctors Needed

EOG TESTING – PROCTORS NEEDED!  Attention Parents, Guardians, & Community Supporters: Have coffee on us! We need your help. Proctors help classroom teachers administer the EOG and offer support to students on test days. You will need to attend one of our proctor trainings on Thursday, May 24 either at 8am or 3:15pm in the Media Center …

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A Word from Mr. Ruppenthal

Hopefully you remembered to “spring forward”  and set your clocks ahead one hour. The change in time brings welcome longer hours of daylight but it is initially difficult to adjust to. Please make every effort to have your child on time for school tomorrow morning. The change also means it will be darker in the …

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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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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 Boosterthon

Our Huntersville Elementary Fun Run was a HUGE success! To everyone who supported our school and came out to the Fun Run, THANK YOU! Thanks to you, Huntersville Elementary was able to profit $37,000!

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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Car Rider Line

Car Rider Line For the safety of our students, staff, and fellow parents, please remember to follow the rules of our car rider line, particularly in the afternoon. Here are some important reminders about our car rider policy: 1. Find where the back of the line ends, which is typically weaved into the lower parking …

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Spirit Store

Bulldog Spirit Store The Spirit store is in the cafeteria and is open from 7:30-8:00am every Wed., Thurs. and Fri. The grade level schedule is: WEDNESDAYS – kindergarten and 1st grade THURSDAYS – 2nd and 3rd grade FRIDAYS – 4th and 5th grade  Please report to class first for a Spirit Store pass before coming! Volunteer interest? Please …

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2017 Annual Newsletter

2017 Annual Newsletter

2017-18 PTA Executive Board

PTA EXECUTIVE BOARD SLATE FOR 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR  The Nominating Committee would like to present the 2017-2018 HES Executive Board slate:  President-Courtney Fossett Treasurer-Cheryl Davy Secretary-Barrie Rojahn VP School Support-Cheryl Wade VP Communications-Lisa Price VP Advocacy-Bemnet FantuDownes VP Fundraising-Heather Smallwood These lovely ladies were voted in Tuesday, April 25th.   We thank everyone for participating …

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New CMS Volunteers Please Register

If you are new to CMS or have not registered to volunteer, please visit  All volunteers must be registered to help in CMS schools.  Thank you!

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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