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.

Today is the Last Day to Purchase Dance Tickets!

Last Day to Purchase Dance with your Daughter Tickets!

The Dance With Your Daughter (formerly known as the Father/Daughter Dance) ticket sale will end Tuesday, September 10 at 8:00pm or when the event sells out. A limited number of tickets are now available for purchase at the PTA Webstore. This will be the last opportunity to purchase tickets for the dance, as tickets will not be sold at the door. Please purchase one ticket per person. 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! Due to capacity, we ask that only one adult accompany your child(ren). The dance will occur on Friday, September 13 in the MPR from 6-8pm and the theme is “Enchanted Garden.” There are no refunds.

Volunteers are still needed to help make the dance extra special! Please click here to sign up to volunteer. Thank you!

Fall Scholastic Book Fair— Calling All Volunteers!

Starting Sunday, September 15th, your help is what we boldly seek.

To help unload. To organize and unfold.

To sell trinkets and stories not yet told.

Please volunteer, if you have some time to spare,

And welcome your Huskies at their beloved Book Fair!

The Fall Scholastic Book Fair will be held in the Hedenkamp MPR September 16th – 19th. In order to be able to host a book fair, we need your help starting Sunday, September 15th to make it a success! Please click here to sign up for a volunteer shift at the fall book fair!
Do you remember how much you loved the #ScholasticBookFair? Enjoy making new memories with your child while supporting your school!
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.

Tuesday Tidbits (August 27, 2019)

McTeacher’s Night, Wednesday 5-8pm

Please join our Hedenkamp Staff and our PTA for our annual night at imgresMcDonald’s.The fun begins on Wednesday, August 28 @ 5:00 p.m. and will end @ 8:00 p.m.

This event is a fundraiser where a percentage of your purchase of food from the menu at McDonald’s will benefit Hedenkamp PTA. PTA will also be present selling McDonald’s coupon books for $5 each (cash only please for coupon books) from 5 until 8PM. We hope to see all of our families at the McDonalds in the Sunbow Center on E. Palomar!

Paper Donation Drive

Thank you for your generous paper donations! We are in the final stretch of this drive, still collecting reams of copy paper to benefit the school! Please send your paper donation to your child’s teacher by this Thursday, August 29. The upper and lower grade classrooms collecting the most paper will be rewarded with a pizza party. For more info, please view the Hedenkamp Paper Drive flyer. Thank you so much for your help!

Scholastic Book Fair

Mark your calendars! The Fall Scholastic Book Fair will be held in the Hedenkamp MPR September 16th – 19th. Do you remember how much you loved the #ScholasticBookFair? Enjoy making new memories with your child while supporting your school!
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.

Our Huskies love the book fair, but we need volunteers like YOU to help make it a success! Please click here to sign up for a volunteer shift at the fall book fair!

Dance with your Daughter (formerly known as the Father/Daughter Dance) Tickets

The Dance With Your Daughter (formerly known as the Father/Daughter Dance) will be held on Friday, September 13. Tickets will be available for purchase at the PTA Webstore September 1-8, or until sold out, so please be sure to purchase your tickets early. Due to capacity, we ask that only one adult accompany your child(ren). If you are interested in helping with the dance, please click here to sign up to volunteer. Thank you!