The new school year is almost here, and there are several events coming up at HES to put on your backtoschoolcalendars.

August 6
The first HES-PTA meeting of the school year, 6:30 pm

Come out to meet other parents and vote on the budget. After we finish PTA business, we’ll move to Franklin’s to continue the conversation. The meeting starts at 6:30 in the school library.

August 20
Kindergarten Orientation, 9:00-11:00 am

Hear from Principal Julia Burton about HES, and ask questions.

August 20
Pop and Swap, 5:30-7:00 pm

The class lists for the school year will be posted on Thursday, August 20. Come down to find out who your students’ teachers are this year, reconnect with your friends, and have a popsicle!

At the same time, we will have a Uniform Swap. Take some uniform items for your child, and leave some that no longer fit. Please bring clean, gently worn uniform items to the school office by August 18 so that they can be sorted.

August 25
First Day of School Parents Coffee, 7:30-8:30 pm

It’s the first day of school and you are sending your child off to a new classroom. Join your fellow parents in the cafeteria after the first bell to chat with other parents, have some coffee and snacks, and ask questions of the PTA or Principal Burton. The cafeteria will be open to parents from 7:30 to 8:30 am.

September 9
Back to School Night/PTA Meeting, 7:00 pm

Back to School Night is from 5:30-7:00, and the PTA meeting starts immediately afterward at 7:00 in the cafeteria. Please come out to learn about your PTA and help your school by finding a project to volunteer for.