Cyber Monday Reminders

Robeks Smoothies

Robeks will again be selling smoothies after school today, Monday, November 28, outside the front gate, from 2:55-3:23 pm. $3 cash (they may start to begin to take Venmo). 20% of proceeds go back to Hedenkamp PTA.

Amazon Smile

If you haven’t already, please add Hedenkamp PTA as your selected charity under Amazon Smile. Amazon will donate 0.5% of your eligible purchases to Hedenkamp PTA at no cost to you.

Yearbook

Have you crossed off purchasing a Hedenkamp Elementary Yearbook from your list? The yearbook is only $30 until December 31!

This may also be a time frame where you are taking photos, sorting photos, making photo albums, etc. Don’t forget to contribute to the Yearbook by submitting your photos. Photos can be e-mailed to yearbook@huskiespta.com or shared via a photo cloud service such as Google Photos, Dropbox, Amazon Photos, etc. Instructions for photo submissions can be found at our Yearbook webpage.

Tuesday Tidbits (October 25, 2022)

Husky Howl Reminders

The Husky Howl Halloween Carnival is this Friday, October 28! Wristbands and tickets are being sold in-person at the bus loop before school from 8:00-9:00 am and after school from 2:30-4:00 pm until Thursday. Wristbands and tickets will also be sold in front of the MPR at the Husky Howl.

Husky Wear Deliveries

For those of you that ordered Husky Wear through our earlier pre-sales, we are scheduling them to be delivered to classrooms on Tuesday, November 1.

If you are able to help sort, fill, and deliver the orders to the classrooms, please sign up on our SignUpGenius.

Update November 1, 2022: Delivery has been delayed from Tuesday, November 1, to instead Thursday, November 3.

Robeks Smoothies Fundraiser Reminder

Robeks will be selling their strawberry and mango smoothies at the front gate flag pole from 2:55-3:25 pm this coming Monday, October 31 (Halloween). $3 cash only. 20% of proceeds go back to Hedenkamp PTA.

Yearbook and Photos Reminders

Early bird pricing on the 2022-2023 Yearbook ends December 31.

Don’t forget to e-mail your photos or share your online photo albums to yearbook@huskiespta.com! Photos of Spirit Days, the recent CVESD 130th Celebration, upcoming Husky Howl, etc.

All yearbook information can be found on the yearbook webpage.

Nominating Committee for 2023-2024 PTA Elections

We are looking for parent members to serve on the Nominating Committee for the 2023-2024 PTA Elections. Our PTA Elections will be held on March 24, 2023, at 6:00 pm virtually on Zoom. Nominating Committee duties include: interviewing candidates, attending January and March 2023 General Association meetings, preparing ballots and other materials pertaining to the election (templates provided), and most importantly, counting the vote.

Note, must be a PTA member for the current school year and no person on the Nominating Committee can run for a PTA Executive Board position.

The first Nominating Committee meeting will be on January 10, 2023, at 6:30 pm virtually on Zoom.

Visit our Elections webpage as reference.

Memberships & Retail Support

It’s not too late to purchase a PTA membership at only $10 (which also gives you membership perks offered by California PTA and more).

With the holiday season just around the corner (which potentially means shopping season as well), it’s also worth reminding that you can support PTA by selecting Hedenkamp PTA as your charity on Amazon, Ralphs, Food 4 Less, and Office Depot OfficeMax.

Check out our Donations & Retail Support webpage for instructions on how to Hedenkamp PTA as your charity.

PTA General Association Meeting

Our next PTA General Association meeting will be on Thursday, November 3, at 6:00 pm. E-mail PTA@huskiespta.com for the virtual Zoom link.

A full list of our PTA Meetings and PTA Activities can be found on our Calendar webpage.

Weekend Update (Friday August 12, 2022)

PTA Budget Input For Programs & Fundraisers

If you are a member of Hedenkamp PTA and have an idea or suggestion about a fundraiser or program you would like to see the PTA offer, please send your input to the PTA Treasurer: treasurer@huskiespta.com

Input can be submitted anytime during the year, but should be submitted by Tuesday, August 16, 2022, for consideration into the initial budget and planning for the 2022-2023 school year.

Submit Your Photos For The Yearbook

We are now accepting photos for the yearbook! Please e-mail your 1st day of school photos or any other school-related photos to: yearbook@huskiespta.com.

For photo guidelines and more information about the 2022-2023 Hedenkamp Yearbook, visit huskiespta.com/yearbook.

Support Hedenkamp Through Retail Purchases

Do you shop through Amazon, at a Kroger store (Ralphs, Food 4 Less), or at Office Depot/Office Max?

Last year Hedenkamp PTA received nearly $800 in donations just from Amazon and Kroger alone!

All you have to do is enroll in the retail donation program, select Hedenkamp PTA, and that retailer will automatically donate a percentage of your purchases to Hedenkamp every time you shop!

For more information about how to sign up for these free retail charity support programs, visit huskiespta.com/membership/donate/