Monday, May 21, 2018

Husky E-News

 
 

Upcoming Events

June:
14 Last Day of School

 
Family Fun Night - Wilmington Blue Rocks Game

Join the families of Hillendale for a fun night at the ball park as the Blue Rocks take on the Frederick Keys on Friday, June 8th at 7PM.   Stay after the game for the famous Blue Rocks fireworks extravaganza.  Don’t miss this great opportunity!  You can purchase your tickets online via the HES online store - https://squareup.com/market/ hillendale 

Tickets can be picked up the day of the game at the Will Call window.  Deadline to purchase tickets is May 31st.  Please note, tickets are nonrefundable.

 
Open PTO Positions
 
Thank you to everyone so far who has already volunteered for next year's PTO!  We still a few opportunities for those interested in becoming more involved.  Below is a list of positions that are still open, and committee descriptions are attached as a PDF to this message.  Stars indicate committees with one volunteer already who's looking to share the job with someone else.  If you have any questions or would like to volunteer, please email Marya Maki at maryamaki@verizon.net.  
 
 
Executive Board:
Vice President
Treasurer-elect (to shadow the current Treasurer)
 
Chair Positions:
4th Grade Skating Party
Community Service/MLK Day of Service
Education Foundation Liaison
Focus
Fall Fundraising 
Spring Fundraising Co-Chair*
Yearbook Co-Chair*
 

School Tool Box:

Take the stress out of back to school shopping! Our teachers have already worked to compile grade level school supply lists. School Tool Box will gather all of the materials for you and have them shipped directly to the school. All you have to do is visit www.schooltoolbox.com and search for Hillendale Elementary to place your order. ***Remember to order for the grade your child is entering in the Fall***

Orders are due by June 14th and will be delivered to the school in time for Sneak -a-Peek.

 

Yearbook:
Order your 2017 - 2018 #happyhillendale Yearbook!  
 
 
Orders were not collected at the beginning of the year, you must go through the link above to order.  You don't want to miss out!!  Please contact Marla Cassidy - marlacassidy@yahoo.com - with any questions

Kennett-Unionville Titans Football and Cheerleading:

Registration opens May 1st for the 2018 Kennett-Unionville Titans Football and Cheerleading season! Participants registered between May 1st-31st will receive a $15 early bird registration discount per child. Learn the fundamentals of football and cheerleading in an environment supporting good sportsmanship and teamwork. 

Programs are available for ages 4-13 including Flag Football programs for 4-7 year olds, a new Rookie Tackle program for beginning 7 year olds, and Cheer squads for all experience levels. 

 The Kennett-Unionville Titans serve the youth of Kennett Consolidated and Unionville-Chadds Ford School Districts.

Practice begins August 1, 2018. 

Register now for the Kennett-Unionville Titans!

http://kutitans.leag1.com/


Science Explorers After-School Science Club
at Hillendale Elementary for Grades 1-5:
 
 
The next club of the school year begins soon!! Science Club will meet on Fridays in the Science Lab after school from 3:45-5:45pm and is available to students in grades 1-5

The next club topic, which begins on June 1st, is

READY, SET, SUMMER!

Everyone is welcome to join us for a special 2-hour Science Explorers club to get your summer science fun started! We’ll create colorful beach bags using chromatography, make super sidewalk chalk, and build solar ovens to bake some delicious s'mores! 

Please visit www.scienceexplorers.com and click on After-School Clubs for more information on club dates, cost or to register your child.  Class size is limited to 23 students per club...so, please register early to guarantee your child a spot.

Please call our office at 610.816.5047 with any questions.

 

 

 

 

1850 Hillendale Road, Chadds Ford PA
(610) 388-1439
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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Taste of Hillendale

 
 

 

Not too late!    This year's A Taste of Hillendale is this Friday, May 18th from 6 - 10pm at the beautiful Chelsen Preserve RAIN OR SHINE.     Cheslen is indoor / outdoor with a large covered pavilion and indoor space, so don't let the weather get you down!    Let's all come together and celebrate another fantastic school year at Hillendale Elementary.  Show your support and gratitude & help Hillendale grow and continue to be one of the top elementary public schools.

So please, come and plan to bid, gamble, socialize, and have fun!  Come out and play a little blackjack, craps or roulette for a chance to enter raffles for some great prizes including Broadway Theater Experience, David Yurman Gift Card, Marriott money, Spa Basket, and Apple Gift Card.    Don't forget to bid on some fabulous auction items.  Some of the Silent Auction Items include:

 

  • Who says money doesn't grow on trees? Bid on a tree of fabulous gift cards ($350 worth) for you and your family to enjoy
  • Need a night out?   The Date Night Package is complete with a couples massage, dinner entrees and movies!
  • Dive Right In:   YMCA Summer Pool Membership
  • Do you love a good bag?   TOH has several!   Check them out!
  • Handmade Quilt:   A Special Hillendale Quilt made from recycled Hillendale T-Shirts
  • Handy Home Helpers (3 hours of cleaning, a painter for a day and interior designer) what else do you need for your home?
  • Private Chef Dinner for 8 - who wouldn’t love their own dinner party by an executive chef cooked for them at their own home (SIGN ME UP!)
  • Special Teacher auctions for your kids to enjoy including spa luncheons and milkshake parties!  

 

You will have to wait and see those LIVE AUCTION items when you arrive!! Remember, you can’t win if you don’t come.  

This is going to be a GREAT NIGHT out… so why not come and enjoy it! There’s also a fun freebie. Everyone loves a freebie, want to know what it is?   Can’t tell you…. Unless of course you come on out!

You can buy your tickets on the A Taste of Hillendale Website - hope to see everyone on Friday!

http://www.atasteofhillendale.com/

Hillendale Elementary - A Taste of Hillendale

www.atasteofhillendale.com

One of the most wonderful things about HES is our sense of community. Without "U" or "I" there is no "comm U n I ty". It really takes each and every one of us to make our community whole and what it is today.

 

 

1850 Hillendale Road, Chadds Ford PA
(610) 388-1439
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Monday, May 14, 2018

Husky E-News

 
 

Upcoming Events

May:
16 K-3 Spring Concert
17 4-5 Spring Concert
18 Taste of Hillendale

 
A Taste of Hillendale May 18th:

Come out and enjoy a night of food and fun with our wonderful Hillendale families. This year the event will feature a Monte Carlo theme! Come play a little blackjack, craps or roulette for a chance to win great prizes! There will be a lot of fun new additions to this year's event, but as always, GREAT AUCTION ITEMS! Keep watching the website for updates!www.ATasteofHillendale.com To see the event invitation or follow for updates, CLICK HERE Also, we are excited to announce that we have lowered ticket prices this year as well as added an option for couples! Bring a spouse, or a friend! This will be a great event! Tickets to the event or the Cornhole Tournament can be purchased HERE.  The first 100 people to purchase tickets will be entered in a special contest! Please purchase by May 15th so we can get an accurate headcount. Please buy now before the event is sold out!

***Volunteers needed to help with setup and breakdown - please see sign up genius link below:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0445acac2fa6fb6-taste1

Open PTO Positions
 
Thank you to everyone so far who has already volunteered for next year's PTO!  We still a few opportunities for those interested in becoming more involved.  Below is a list of positions that are still open, and committee descriptions are attached as a PDF to this message.  Stars indicate committees with one volunteer already who's looking to share the job with someone else.  If you have any questions or would like to volunteer, please email Marya Maki at maryamaki@verizon.net.  
 
 
Executive Board:
Vice President
Treasurer-elect (to shadow the current Treasurer)
 
Chair Positions:
4th Grade Skating Party
Community Service/MLK Day of Service
Education Foundation Liaison
Focus
Fall Fundraising 
Spring Fundraising Co-Chair*
Yearbook Co-Chair*
 

School Tool Box:

Take the stress out of back to school shopping! Our teachers have already worked to compile grade level school supply lists. School Tool Box will gather all of the materials for you and have them shipped directly to the school. All you have to do is visit www.schooltoolbox.com and search for Hillendale Elementary to place your order. ***Remember to order for the grade your child is entering in the Fall***

Orders are due by June 14th and will be delivered to the school in time for Sneak -a-Peek.

 

Yearbook:
Order your 2017 - 2018 #happyhillendale Yearbook!  
 
 
Orders were not collected at the beginning of the year, you must go through the link above to order.  You don't want to miss out!!  Please contact Marla Cassidy - marlacassidy@yahoo.com - with any questions
 
Attention 5th Grade Parents:
Please make sure to select either Core English or Extended Core English in Powerschool for 6th grade next year. Login to PowerSchool and click on "Class Registration" to pick your child's English class.
 

Science Explorers After-School Science Club
at Hillendale Elementary for Grades 1-5:
 
 
The next club of the school year begins soon!! Science Club will meet on Fridays in the Science Lab after school from 3:45-5:45pm and is available to students in grades 1-5

The next club topic, which begins on June 1st, is

READY, SET, SUMMER!

Everyone is welcome to join us for a special 2-hour Science Explorers club to get your summer science fun started! We’ll create colorful beach bags using chromatography, make super sidewalk chalk, and build solar ovens to bake some delicious s'mores! 

Please visit www.scienceexplorers.com and click on After-School Clubs for more information on club dates, cost or to register your child.  Class size is limited to 23 students per club...so, please register early to guarantee your child a spot.

Please call our office at 610.816.5047 with any questions.

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1850 Hillendale Road, Chadds Ford PA
(610) 388-1439
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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

PTO General Meeting

 
 
 

Tomorrow's General PTO Meeting has been cancelled. Sorry for any inconvenience! We hope to see all of you at Taste of Hillendale!

Thanks,

The PTO

1850 Hillendale Road, Chadds Ford PA
(610) 388-1439
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Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Special E-News: Plant Sale

 
 
 
Mother's Day Plant Sale
 
The annual Mother's Day Plant Sale will be held on Friday, May 11th.  Each plant will cost $4 and students will be limited to 2 plants each.
 
Volunteers are needed to help the sale run smoothly.  Please sign up at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f4fadae23a2f58-mothers/57269292
 
Questions?  Contact Stacy Gallo  sgallo01@verizon.net
 
 
 

1850 Hillendale Road, Chadds Ford PA
(610) 388-1439
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Monday, May 7, 2018

Husky E-News

 
 

Upcoming Events

May:
9 Staff Appreciation Lunch
10 General PTO Meeting
11 Plant Sale
16 K-3 Spring Concert
17 4-5 Spring Concert
18 Taste of Hillendale

Hillendale Staff Appreciation Lunch:

 

The Hillendale Staff Appreciation Lunch will be held this Wednesday, May 9th.    Thank you to everyone who signed up to donate!  A big thank you to those who sent in a monetary donation. We are going to make sure the HES staff feels appreciated on Wednesday thanks to all of you!

Please check the sign up for details on when/where to bring in food, etc.  Please contact Stacey Carroll- staceyw.carroll@gmail.com with any questions.

 
A Taste of Hillendale May 18th:

Come out and enjoy a night of food and fun with our wonderful Hillendale families. This year the event will feature a Monte Carlo theme! Come play a little blackjack, craps or roulette for a chance to win great prizes!  Also returning this year is our popular Cornhole Tournament! There will be a lot of fun new additions to this year's event, but as always, GREAT AUCTION ITEMS! Keep watching the website for updates!www.ATasteofHillendale.com To see the event invitation or follow for updates, CLICK HERE Also, we are excited to announce that we have lowered ticket prices this year as well as added an option for couples! Bring a spouse, or a friend! This will be a great event! Tickets to the event or the Cornhole Tournament can be purchased HERE.  The first 100 people to purchase tickets will be entered in a special contest! Please purchase by May 15th so we can get an accurate headcount. Please buy now before the event is sold out!

***Volunteers needed to help with setup and breakdown - please see sign up genius link below:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0445acac2fa6fb6-taste1

Open PTO Positions
 
Thank you to everyone so far who has already volunteered for next year's PTO!  We still a few opportunities for those interested in becoming more involved.  Below is a list of positions that are still open, and committee descriptions are attached as a PDF to this message.  Stars indicate committees with one volunteer already who's looking to share the job with someone else.  If you have any questions or would like to volunteer, please email Marya Maki at maryamaki@verizon.net.  
 
 
Executive Board:
Vice President
Recording Secretary
Treasurer-elect (to shadow the current Treasurer)
 
Chair Positions:
4th Grade Skating Party
Community Service/MLK Day of Service
Education Foundation Liaison
Focus
Husky Hustle 5K
Taste of Hillendale Co-Chair*
Yearbook Co-Chair*
 

School Tool Box:

Take the stress out of back to school shopping! Our teachers have already worked to compile grade level school supply lists. School Tool Box will gather all of the materials for you and have them shipped directly to the school. All you have to do is visit www.schooltoolbox.com and search for Hillendale Elementary to place your order. ***Remember to order for the grade your child is entering in the Fall***

Orders are due by June 14th and will be delivered to the school in time for Sneak -a-Peek.

 

Yearbook:
Order your 2017 - 2018 #happyhillendale Yearbook!  
 
 
Orders were not collected at the beginning of the year, you must go through the link above to order.  You don't want to miss out!!  Please contact Marla Cassidy - marlacassidy@yahoo.com - with any questions
 
Attention 5th Grade Parents:
Please make sure to select either Core English or Extended Core English in Powerschool for 6th grade next year. Login to PowerSchool and click on "Class Registration" to pick your child's English class.
 

Science Explorers After-School Science Club
at Hillendale Elementary for Grades 1-5:
 
 
The next club of the school year begins soon!! Science Club will meet on Fridays in the Science Lab after school from 3:45-5:45pm and is available to students in grades 1-5

The next club topic, which begins on June 1st, is

READY, SET, SUMMER!

Everyone is welcome to join us for a special 2-hour Science Explorers club to get your summer science fun started! We’ll create colorful beach bags using chromatography, make super sidewalk chalk, and build solar ovens to bake some delicious s'mores! 

Please visit www.scienceexplorers.com and click on After-School Clubs for more information on club dates, cost or to register your child.  Class size is limited to 23 students per club...so, please register early to guarantee your child a spot.

Please call our office at 610.816.5047 with any questions.

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1850 Hillendale Road, Chadds Ford PA
(610) 388-1439
You are receiving this message because you are subscribed to alerts from Hillendale Elementary School.  You can modify your contact preferences in the Power School Parent Portal.  All contact preferences can be managed using the SwiftReach SwiftK12 tab on the left side of the Parent Portal.