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  • Friday, December 30, 2016

     

    Thursday, December 22-Monday, January 2

    Winter Break - No school for students

     

    Tuesday, January 3

    School resumes

    7:15-8:00 AM - Open Library

    7-7:45 AM - Open Gym, North/South Gym

    7:15 AM - Chamber Orchestra, Guys Chorus

    2:50-4:00 PM - Jazz Band, Makeup Swim, STRIPES, History Day Meeting

    2:45 - 4:00 PM - After-School Academic Support--ELA, Math, Reading/Test Retakes, Science, Social Studies, Spanish, English Language Tutors

     

    Wednesday, January 4

    7:00 AM - Chess Club, Open Gym, Open Library

    2:45-4:00 PM - Play Rehearsal, Stage Crew, Science Olympiad

    2:45 - 4:00 PM - After-School Academic Support--ELA, Math, Reading/Test Retakes, Science, Social Studies, English Language Tutors

     

    Thursday, January 5

    7:00 AM - Open Gym, Open Library

    7:15 AM - Chamber Orchestra

    2:45 - 4:00 PM - Hawk Pride Team, Jazz Band, Play Rehearsal, Stage Crew, Makeup Swim, Yearbook Club

    2:45 - 4:00 PM - After-School Academic Support--ELA, Math, Reading/Test Retakes, Science, Social Studies, Spanish

     

    Friday, January 6

    7:00 AM - Open Gym, Open Library, Girls Ensemble

    1:00-2:00 PM - High School Registration Meetings with 8th graders from Mounds View High and Irondale High Schools

     

    DONATIONS NEEDED

    Highview is looking for donations of Kleenex.  We received some great donations in August, but we are almost out!   Any donations should be brought to the Highview Main Office.  We appreciate your support!  Hawk Pride!!

     

    PARENT MEETING REGARDING SPECIAL EDUCATION

    February 2, 2017  Frequently Asked Special Education Questions  6:45 - 8:15 p.m. at Snail Lake Education Center  

    In response to the October, 2016 Special Education Parents Survey and the first Special Education Parent and Professional Advisory Council (SEPPAC) meeting attendees, SEPPAC will hold an informational meeting covering frequently asked special education questions. These frequently asked questions will include transition, educational evaluations, IEPs, communication, modifications including paraprofessional support, extra-curricular activities, etc.  

     

    PARENT VOLUNTEERS

    Highview is still looking for parent volunteers to help chaperone the 6th grade field trip to the University of Minnesota on Monday, January 9th from  12:15 to 2:30 PM.  Students will experience a 50-minute presentation that focuses on energy science and technology. The professors presenting the show discuss what energy is, where it comes from, how it can be used, where it can be stored, and how understanding energy science and technology is important for the leaders of tomorrow.

    If you can volunteer, please email Tammy Carlson at tammy.carlson@moundsviewschools.org.

     

    REGISTRATION FOR WINTER ACTIVITIES

    Registration for Girls and Boys Basketball, Fitness Training, Badminton, Floor Hockey and Swimming is open now.  Please register online at http://www.moundsviewschools.net/pages/MoundsViewPS/Community_Education_Site/Youth_Programs or get a paper registration form at the Attendance Window.

     

    STRATEGY TABLE TOP GAMERS

    If you are interested in learning new styles and new types of board games like Catan, Ticket to Ride, Acquire, 7 Wonders, Memoir 44', or Velociraptor! …then, this is the group for you. We play cooperative and competitive games. Our first 2 meetings are "try it out" meetings. We will meet Wednesdays in the Highview Cafeteria from 2:45 to 4:00 PM for the 2nd half of the year beginning Wednesday, January 4th.

    Register online at:

    Winter/Spring (January-May)

    https://moundsview.ce.feepay.com/course/winter-spring-2017/highview-strategy-gaming-club-winter-spring-20-sessions#w17-hvs

    Winter Session Only (January-March)

    https://moundsview.ce.feepay.com/course/winter-spring-2017/highview-strategy-gaming-club-winter-11-sessions#w17-hvsw

     

    CHESS CLUB

    If you want to learn or continue to play chess at the middle school level-- join this club! We will meet on Wednesday mornings starting January 4th from 7:00-7:45 AM. You will be provided with opportunities to play in tournaments or just have fun at the club meetings. Registration is now open for the 2nd half of the year!

    Register online at:

    https://moundsview.ce.feepay.com/course/winter-spring-2017/highview-chess-club-winter-spring-section-1-4-17-5-24-17-grades-6-8#w17-hvcw

     

    FAMILY SKI NIGHTS

    Family Ski Nights are Back!  District Families, friends and staff please join us on Sunday, Jan 1st for the 1st session of the season.  For details please see "Special Events" on the Community Education website.  Use this link to register.  https://moundsview.ce.feepay.com/course/winter-spring-2017/family-ski-night--4

     

    8TH GRADE PARENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

    Highview is looking for 8th grade parent volunteers to help chaperone the 8th grade field trip to the Science Museum of Minnesota on Thursday, January 19th from 9 AM to 2:30 PM.  Parents would accompany a small group of students throughout the museum.  8th graders will also be visiting the current exhibit called RACE: Are We So Different.  Check it out at https://www.smm.org/race.

    If you can volunteer, please email Ross Lindquist at Ross.Lindquist@moundsviewschools.org

     

    HIGHVIEW E-FLYERS

    Check out what is happening at Highview and around the community.  

    ·         Highview Chess Club

    ·         Free Cross Country Ski Lessons

    ·         Family Ski Nights

    ·         Shoreview's Winter 2016-17 Recreation Catalog

    ·         Family New Year's Eve Party - Surfin' In To Paradise!

    ·         Special Education Parent and Professional Advisory Council 2016-17

    ·         Martial Arts Class