HENKING HAPPENINGS

Save Your Plastic Caps

40 billion plastic bottles are produced each year in the US, mostly for beverages. Two-thirds of them end up in landfills. All things considered, this is not good for the environment. Avoid landfills by recycling your plastic bottle caps at Henking School. Just rinse them, dry them and send them into the LRC. Students can then use them as part of our STEM Challenges.
 

School Supplies 2018-19

Dear Henking Parents,
We are offering the SchoolKidz pre-packaged back to school supply kit program as a service to the students and parents. We believe this is a great program for purchasing your child’s exact school supplies and encourage you to take advantage of this offer. School supply kits will only be available to order online. Online orders are available now thru June 8th. If you have any questions, please contact Jean Kim at jck996@sbcglobal.net.

Please follow these steps when placing your online order.
1. Goto www.shopttkits.com
2. Enter the account number 587401 in the search box
3. Choose the appropriate grade level kit for your child- Kindergarten, First or Second
4. Enter your child’s first and last name
5. Add to cart, confirm your order and check out

Please see the attached School Supply List

Screen Free Week April 23-27, 2018

In an age of iPads, smartphones, texting, social media, video games, Netflix and YouTube, it’s hard to avoid screens. Screen Free Week is a time for Henking and Hoffman students to "unplug" for a week and engage with their friends, family, and community.  It’s also an opportunity for students to exercise their bodies, minds and imaginations!  Stay tuned for more information, including Screen Free Week Bingo Cards for students and information about special deals and businesses participating in Screen Free Week!  More information will be available at: www.henkinghoffmanpta.org  or feel free to contact: Amanda Gordon (amandabgordon@yahoo.com), Annie Ashe (aashe31@gmail.com) or Susan Garman (susie36@aol.com)

1st Grade Meets Author Dean Robbins

Courtesy of the Book Stall in Winnetka & Penguin Random House, Henking is lucky enough to get an extra visit from an author this year!  Dean Robbins, a former K-12 teacher, reporter, journalist and now a children's author will be at Henking on Friday, April 13th at 9:15 am in the Multipurpose room for all 1st grade classrooms. Book order forms due to the LRC no later than Friday, April 6th. 

Registration for 2018-19 School Year Open

Registration for the 2018-19 school year officially opened on March 15. All families who complete registration and residency (to those applicable) by May 25 will receive a $50 discount. You may visit http://www.glenview34.org/parents/registration to register your child. 

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