Category Archive: General News

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Picture Day- Thursday Sept. 26th

Making IT Happen @ HES

The PTA has announced its annual Making It Happen fundraiser which began Friday, September 6th. This fundraiser allows you to make a one-time donation in lieu of alternative fundraising projects such as door-to-door sales of gift wrap, cookie dough and coupon books.   To keep HES an Interactive Technology Leader in CMS, we will be purchasing Chrome …

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Friday is Spirit Day at HES

Every Friday is spirit day at HES! Have you purchased your spirit wear? If not, spirit wear order forms were sent home in Thursday Folders and are available HERE…/Fall-2019-Spirit-Wear-Order…, and at the welcome desk at school. A size guide is also available HERE…/2019/09/Fall-2019-Size-Char… to help you with sizing. Please return all completed order forms to your …

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Shopping Makes “CENTS” for HES

            Shopping Makes “CENTS” for HES Help HES by linking your Publix grocery card for this year!  Link your card by Sunday, September 1st! 1) Log In to (or create an account if you don’t have one) 2) Click on your name at the top right of the webpage …

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Back to School Open House/Meet the Teacher

Meet the Teacher!  Please come out to meet your child’s 2019-20 school year teacher on Thursday, August 22 from 4-6pm. Classroom rosters will be posted on the main doors of HES by 3pm on Friday, August 16 (Kindergarteners will receive a letter that will include their teacher and staggered entry date). Here, you will have the opportunity …

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School Supply Lists

First Day of School


CMS Volunteers

If you are new to CMS or have not registered to volunteer, please visit  All volunteers must be registered to help in CMS schools.  If you would like to remain an active volunteer for the 2019-2020 school year, you must also log in and verify your information.  Thank you!

2019-20 PTA Executive Board

PTA EXECUTIVE BOARD FOR 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR  The Nominating Committee would like to present the 2019-2020 HES Executive Board slate:  President-Kelly Revels Treasurer-Whitney Morrow Secretary-Lisa Price VP School Support-Courtney Fossett VP Communications-Laura Mahoney VP Advocacy-Alyssa Schuchard VP Fundraising-Katie Gierke We thank everyone for participating in the creation of next year’s PTA leadership!  

Be There Dad

BE THERE DAD We want YOU…to be a BE THERE DAD! Huntersville Elementary is so excited to have a “Be There Dad” chapter. Be There Dad® is an organization whose purpose is to help dads become engaged and stay involved in the lives of their children. The Be There Dad (BTD) concept relies on the “power of presence”. That idea says that …

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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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PTA Member Discounts

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


         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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