HENKING HAPPENINGS

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. 

Conference Times

 

Your student's teacher may have scheduled a conference time to meet with you. But did you know that there are other teachers you may be interested in meeting? Click here to see the list and times that the fine arts, technology, LRC and other teachers are available.

Weather Procedures

Arrival time- if it is raining or the “feels like/wind chill” temperature is below 20° (at 19° or lower) the children come directly into the building.
Recess- if it is raining or the “feels like/wind chill” temperature is below 10° (at 9° or lower) children remain indoors. Please remember children must have snow pants, boots, and gloves to play in the snow.
3:30 Dismissal- if the temperature is below 20° (at 19° or lower) we will have indoor dismissal from the West Gym.

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