Category Archive: General News

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HES Boosterthon

HES BOOSTERTHON IS BACK! Parents! The 2019 HES Boosterthon Campaign is here! It’s a 9-day program that kicks off with a Pep Rally on Wednesday, January 23rd. Families will then gather pledges for every lap their student runs (30-35 laps), and we’ll celebrate at the Fun Run on Friday, February 1st. With our big goal …

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Multicultural Fair at HES

HES MULTICULTURAL FAIR & FAMILY NIGHT Our 5th annual Multicultural Fair and family night will be Thursday, February 21 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM! The night will begin at 5:30 PM with “Buddy’s Dinner” for the entire family in the cafeteria.  Our multicultural night will begin at 6:00 PM and will take place in …

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Father/Daughter Dance

FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE Join us for an evening in the Enchanted Forest! Our annual Father/Daughter dance will be held on Friday, January 25th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the HES gymnasium. A professional photographer will be taking photos and have them available for purchase. Refreshments and cookies will be served. We are in need of volunteers to help …

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HES Charlotte Checkers Night

Charlotte Checkers is hosting a Huntersville Elementary School Fundraiser Night at their February 1st game!  Tickets are $16 each and include a Checkers hat at the game.  Doors open at 5:45pm and game begins at 7pm.  Come and hang out with your fellow HES Family as we cheer on the Checkers!  Visit to purchase tickets!  

4th Grade Musical

4th Grade Musical The 4th grade musical will be Thursday, February 7th at 6:30 PM.  Students MUST report to their classrooms by 6:00 PM.  This year’s musical is inspired by pop sensation Michael Jackson!    

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  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. 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!


         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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