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.

It’s Almost Tuesday Tidbits (Sept. 16, 2019)

Thank You!

Thank you to all who attended the Dance with your Daughter! We’re so happy you were there and hope you enjoyed it! We’d also like to thank all of the volunteers who worked to help make this special night possible! Well done!

Book Fair Schedule Change

Please note, the Scholastic Book Fair Schedule has changed. The Book Fair will be open Tuesday, Sept. 17th from 8:00 am until 7:00 pm and on Wednesday, Sept. 18th from 8:00 am until 3:00 pm. The Book Fair is located in the MPR. Come by and check out the selection, all are welcome!

Did you know volunteer help at the Book Fair is still needed?! Any help you can lend on Tuesday or Wednesday would be very much appreciated! Please click here to sign up for a volunteer shift at the Book Fair! Thank you so much!

If you aren’t able to shop the Book Fair with your child, that’s okay! You now have the option to give your student a secure, cash-free way to shop the fair with Scholastic e-Wallet. Simply create a free account, preauthorize a spending limit, and have funds immediately available. Sign up for e-wallet at Https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bf/hedenkamp.



Books and Bagels, Thursday!

Please join the Hedenkamp Community on Thursday, September 19th at 8:00 a.m for the annual Books and Bagels Event in the MPR. This is a special opportunity to enjoy a bagel and spend some morning time reading with your children! All are welcome!

Dance with your Daughter

The Dance With Your Daughter (formerly known as the Father/Daughter Dance) is Friday, September 13 in the MPR from 6-8pm. The theme is “Enchanted Garden.” PTA Members attending the dance will be able to skip the long wait for photos and advance to the VIP Membership photo fast lane! Not yet a member? It’s okay, sign up here!

Please note, the Dance with your Daughter requires an admission ticket for entry. Tickets are no longer for sale and tickets will not be sold at the door. We hope you enjoy the dance!