Tuesday Tidbits (February 18, 2020)

It’s Kindness Week!

Our Student Council has planned an exciting week of Kindness at Hedenkamp! be-kind-whenever-possible-it-is-always-possible-14 Kindness Week will begin on February 18th and run through Friday, February 21st.  The week will include School Spirit Days, Kindness Bracelets, and Kindness Challenges that all Huskies can perform!  We are looking forward to a wonderful week celebrating kindness at Hedenkamp!

Our Spirit Days include:
2/19 – Tied Together with Kindness, Wear a Tie
2/20 – Powered by Kindness, Dress as a Super Hero
2/21 – Wear Yellow for our Happiness Sprinkling!


Get Your Huskywear, Tomorrow, 8:15-10am!

Huskywear will be available for purchase tomorrow in the MPR during the kindergarten registration from 8:15-10:00am. 2019-2020 PTA memberships will available for purchase as well ’cause it’s not too late to become a member!

Create-a-Tile Night on Wednesday, Feb. 26

Reserve your tile at the Hedenkamp PTA webstore now through February 23, 2020. Then, bring the family to Create-a-Tile Night on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, from 6:00 until 8:00PM in the MPR. Tiles cost $15 for PTA members and $18 for non-members and there is no purchase limit. Purchase any membership when you purchase your tile(s) to receive the discounted rate. All are welcome!

General PTA Meeting, Wednesday March 4, 2020—Please Save the Date!

We are so excited to welcome our Hedenkamp community to the next PTA General meeting on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 5:30PM in the Hedenkamp School Library! The election of the 2020-21 PTA Executive board will commence and there will be snacks, so please attend if you can make it!

Good news: there are vacancies and it is not too late to serve on the 2020-2021 Hedenkamp PTA board! You are encouraged to nominate yourself from the floor (in person) on Wednesday, March 4th during the meeting! Please note,  all nominees and all voters must be current PTA members. Thank you so much!

More Hedenkamp Community News…


Our 6th grade will be hosting their 2nd Annual Bingo Night here at Hedenkamp.  You won’t want to miss this exciting evening with great prizes and fun! The event is scheduled for Monday, February 24, 2020 from 5 pm – 6:30 pm in the MPR. We hope to see you there! Ticket sales continue this week on Friday, February 21, 2020, 1:45-2:45 in the Office Courtyard. No tickets sold at the door.


There will a Family Movie Night at Hedenkamp this Friday, February 21, doors at 5:00pm. The event will be a fun evening to support our YMCA.  We hope you will be able to join us for a fun family evening. Concessions will be sold at the event. Proceeds will go to support the amazing YMCA!  Hope to see you there!

Souplantation Fundraiser, Next Month

Enjoy lunch or dinner and support Hedenkamp PTA when you and your family dine at the Souplantation restaurant located at 1810 Main Court, Chula Vista, CA 91911, anytime on Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Please be prepared to show this flyer (click here to view) when you check out. Thank you for your support!


Yearbooks for the 2019-2020 academic year are currently available for purchase online through March 20, 2020 at the Huskies PTA webstore. Yearbooks cost $35 each or $40 for a personalized cover version.

If you have any pictures from the 2019-2020 school year that you’d like to share, please email them to Historian@huskiespta.com. If possible, please include the child’s name, grade, teacher and event info. Thank you for sharing your memories!

Spring BOGO Book Fair, Coming Soon!

Spring is in the air! Does your child love to read books?! Save the date(s) for the spring Buy One Get One Free (BOGO) Scholastic Book Fair March 16-19 in the Hedenkamp MPR!
Our book fair is made possible by the generous support of parent, guardian and community volunteers, just like you! Please sign up here to volunteer; high school students and grandparents are also welcome to volunteer! We will do our best to accommodate all volunteers’ schedules in order to make it a fun experience for everyone! Questions? Please email our volunteer coordinator at volunteer@huskiespta.com. Thank you!

Tuesday Eve Tidbits (October 21, 2019)

Husky Howl In-Person Pre-Sale 

Husky Howl tickets and wristbands will be available for purchase Tuesday and Wednesday, (Oct. 22-23rd) from 8:15-8:45AM in the Hedenkamp front courtyard. A limited supply of “HuskyWear” will also be available for purchase. Tickets are sold in bundles of 20 for $17.50 each and wristbands cost $15 each. Each child planning to use inflatable structures will be required to have a wristband. The Husky Howl will include music, carnival games, local food vendors, and will feature oversized inflatable rides provided by The Ninja Factory. Tickets will be required for all vendor purchases. 

Additionally, donations of store-bought dessert items for the event are needed! If you can donate a dessert item, please bring it to the Hedenkamp front office on Friday, Oct. 25th. Thank you for your support!

We are expecting a large crowd at the Husky Howl, so if you are able to walk, ride bikes, or carpool to the event that would be fabulous.  If you plan to wear a costume to the event, it must be school appropriate.  Also please remember we expect HUSKY behavior from all those attending the event!  We look forward to seeing you at the Husky Howl on Friday!

It’s Red Ribbon Week!


Hedenkamp is participating in Red Ribbon Week this week. Throughout the week, students and staff will receive a variety of materials including red ribbons and pins . Each day this week will be a different spirit day: Oct. 22  ~ Don’t Let Drugs Turn You Inside Out (Inside Out Day)Oct.23 ~ Be Smart, Don’t Do Drugs (Nerd Day)Oct. 24 ~ Don’t Let Drugs Make You See Double (Twin Day)Oct. 25 ~ Follow Your Dreams, Don’t Do Drugs (PJ Day)

Tuesday Tidbits (May 28, 2019)

Yearbook Reminder

If you missed out on purchasing a yearbook during our online sale, we will be selling a limited amount in the main courtyard tomorrow and Thursday. Yearbooks will be first come, first serve. They go fast!!

  • When: WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY, May 29th & 30th at 8:00 am – 8:45 am.
  • Where: Main Courtyard.
  • Cost: $50 and CASH and CREDIT CARD. No Refunds.

Don’t miss out on this last opportunity to buy a 2018 – 2019 yearbook!

Husky Wear will be joining the yearbook sales on Thursday.

Volunteers Needed for the Husky Hustle!

The Husky Hustle is Hedenkamp’s Running Club. We meet daily before school and is open to all Huskies! It is made possible with the support of volunteer parents and grandparents, just like you!

We are in need of volunteers for the coming school year! Please consider signing up to volunteer during the 2019-20 school year or email PTA@HuskiesPTA.com. Thank you!