Tuesday Tidbits (December 3, 2019)

Tomorrow is Last Day of Toy Drive! Thank you!

Thank you for contributing to the Chula Vista Police Action League food and toy drive! Tomorrow, December 4, is the last day to drop off donations of new, unwrapped toys. All toys will be donated to the Chula Vista Welfare Council for distribution during the holiday season. Please click here for more information. Thank you for your generosity!

Dance with Your Son, Seeking Volunteers!

The Hedenkamp Dance with Your Son event will occur from 6-8PM on Friday, January 31, 2020! You can help to make this a wonderful night to remember by signing up here to volunteer! Tickets for this dance will be available for purchase later in December. Thank you!

Join the 2020-2021 Hedenkamp PTA Executive Board!

Are you ready to level up your volunteerism?! Please consider nominating yourself to serve in any of the following PTA positions during the 2020-21 school year:

  • Auditor
  • Historian
  • Parliamentarian
  • President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Vice President
  • Vice President of Communications/Webstore
  • Vice President of Fundraising
  • Vice President of Membership
  • Vice President of Programs
  • Vice President of Volunteers

Please join us at the nomination meeting at 5:30PM on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 in the Hedenkamp School Library. 

For details, please visit HuskiesPTA.com/elections or click here to nominate yourself!

Questions? Please contact Mr. Blocker at parliamentarian@huskiespta.com

Tuesday Tidbits (November 19, 2019)

Holiday Food and Toy Drive—Please Donate!

images-1The Chula Vista Welfare Council, the Chula Vista Elementary School District and the Chula Vista Police Action League are working together to collect food and new unwrapped toys for those in need. Please drop off non-perishable food (canned foods, pasta, rice, etc.) donations by Thursday, November 21st in the MPR or front office. Donations of new toys will be accepted through December 4th. All food and toys will be donated to the Chula Vista Welfare Council for distribution during the holiday season. Please click here for more information. Thank you for your generosity!

Join the 2020-2021 Hedenkamp PTA Executive Board!

Are you ready to level up your volunteerism?! Please consider nominating yourself to serve in any of the following PTA positions during the upcoming school year:

  • Auditor
  • Historian
  • Parliamentarian
  • President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Vice President
  • Vice President of Communications/Webstore
  • Vice President of Fundraising
  • Vice President of Membership
  • Vice President of Programs
  • Vice President of Volunteers

Then, join us at the nomination meeting at 6:30PM on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 in the Hedenkamp School Library. 

For details, please visit HuskiesPTA.com/elections or click here to nominate yourself!

Questions? Please contact Mr. Blocker at parliamentarian@huskiespta.com

Support Hedenkamp PTA with Holiday Shopping

Did you know that when you shop during the holiday season at smile.amazon.com/ch/55-0849294, AmazonSmile donates to Hedenkamp PTA? Thanks for your support!https://m.media-amazon.com/images/G/01/x-locale/paladin/email/charity/2019/HOLAssets_v1_600x200_1._CB448870630_.png

Fall Break Tidbits (Sept. 29, 2019)

Parent Academy, Register Today!

“This is Chula Vista Elementary School District’s 5th year hosting a parent-centered conference dedicated to partnering with parents in their efforts to support their child’s emotional and academic development.” (https://cvesdparentacademy.org/)

Now is the perfect time to register for the 5th Annual CVESD Parent Academy! We are so fortunate to have this opportunity offered to all Hedenkamp parents! Please be sure to register for this free event as soon as possible by visiting: https://cvesdparentacademy.org/. The Parent Academy will take place on Saturday, October 19th, from 8:00 AM until 12:30 PM, with an amazing free breakfast starting at 7:30 AM! The Parent Academy will be located at Vista Square Elementary School, 540 G Street, Chula Vista, 91910. For more information, please contact Angelica Maldonado, Parent Engagement Coordinator at (619) 425-9600 ext. 1465. Hope to see you there!

PTA Reflections 2019

PTA Reflections is a National PTA program that has helped students explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas, develop artistic literacy, increase confidence and find a love for learning that will help them become more successful in school and in life. (https://www.pta.org/home/programs/reflections, August 2019)

If your child enjoys visual art, photography, or creative writing, please consider submitting a piece of their work for the 2019 Reflections Program! “Look Within” is the theme for all submissions this year. Please note, the entries must be created solely by the child. Submissions and a completed student entry form must be turned in to room 408 no later than Monday, October 14, 2019.  Questions? Please email programs@huskiespta.com.

PTA Reflections 2019- How To Enter

PTA Reflections 2019- Official Rules

PTA Reflections 2019- Entry Form

Husky Howl Ticket Sales and Volunteer Link

The annual Hedenkamp Husky Howl fundraiser event is scheduled for Friday, October 25th from 4:30 until 8pm, with PTA members only admission beginning at 4:00pm. (If you are not yet a member, you can click here to join today!) The Husky Howl will include music, carnival games, local food vendors and Inflatable World rides for children to enjoy! Tickets will be required for all game and vendor purchases and one wristband per child is required for any child who wishes to use inflatable rides. Tickets and wristbands are now on sale at a special discounted price at the Hedenkamp PTA Webstore and will be available through Sunday, October 20th. In-person sales will be held on the school campus October 22-23rd from 8:15-9:00 am. Tickets will be available for purchase at the Husky Howl, but will only be offered at full price. Please consider taking advantage of the pre-sale by purchasing your tickets and wristbands early. Please view the flyer for details: Husky Howl Oct-25-2019 

Donations of dessert items (store bought) for the Cake Walk would be very much appreciated; please drop off at the Hedenkamp front office on Friday, Oct. 25th. Thank you so much!

The Husky Howl would not be possible without parent support! We would love to have your help as a volunteer at this fun event! Please sign up for a Husky Howl volunteer shift by clicking here! We are so thankful for your continued support!

Support Hedenkamp PTA with AmazonSmile!

Did you know that you can support Hedenkamp PTA with your Amazon shopping?! Simply sign in using your Amazon account at smile.amazon.com and choose to support Hedenkamp PTA. Android mobile systems are now supported as well, please visit the  PTA Retail Rewards page for details.