Huskie Highlights

Hemlock & K.C. Ling Elementary Newsletter

May 31st - June 4th

Monday, May 31st

No School - Happy Memorial Day!


Tuesday, June 1st

Field Day 2021


Wednesday, June 2nd

Talent Show Rehearsal


Thursday, June 3rd

Virtual Talent Show

Leader of the Pack/PAWS Drawing


Friday, June 4th

Last Day of School! Have a great summer, Huskies!

4th Grade Farewell

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Weekly Update From Mr. Killingbeck

This week is our 37th week for the 2020-2021 school year; it is an exciting week for the Class of 2021 students and their families, with both our high school and virtual school commencement ceremonies. This marks a milestone of achievement for our graduates and is a doorway to better things ahead in their future. Congratulations, Class of 2021.


This marks a milestone of achievement for our graduates and is a doorway to better things ahead in their future. Congratulations, Class of 2021.


We have no new COVID-19 cases or close contact quarantines on our campus. With five days of school left, we have a lot to celebrate and be grateful for; however, we need to continue being vigilant, focused, and working together.


Click here to review our COVID-19 Dashboard with data updates in real-time. This link brings pertinent information together into one easy-to-access place.


If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to let me know.


All the best,


Don Killingbeck, Supt.

(989) 642-5282

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Field Day 2021

The Reidsma Family and PTO are excited to announce that Field Day is almost here!


Volunteers have been contacted.


Events will include “Clean your room,” “Pizza Box Relay,” “Bubble Gum Blowing Contest,” and others!


Please remind your child to wear their class color:

Y5- Orange

K- Purple

1st- Red

2nd- Yellow

3rd- Green

4th- Blue


Be on the lookout for pictures posted during the event on our PTO Facebook page.


*There will be a hot dog roast for hot lunch this day. If your child does not want to have hot dogs, they can bring a cold lunch to eat.

Yearbook Sale

There's still time to order a yearbook if you missed out on getting one earlier this year. Please note, the yearbook will most likely not be given out until next fall. To order, click HERE and use the code 3000721.

Young Fives & Kindergarten Online Registration - Please Help Spread the Word!

Parents of children, who will be age five by December 1, 2021, are encouraged to register their child for Young Fives or Kindergarten for the 2021-22 school year. A formal registration night will not be held this year due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Young 5's/Kindergarten 2021/2022

It's time to register for preschool!

How do I find the registration form?

1. Go to www.hemlockps.com

2. Click on the Early Childhood Center under the school tab.

3. Click on the menu tab.

4. The preschool registration will be located on the bottom left side of the page.

Hemlock Elementary & K.C. Ling Cafeteria News

Breakfast and lunch will remain FREE to all students thru the remainder of the 20-21 school year.
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Summer Camp Opportunities

S.K.I.L.L.S. Basketball Camps

2021 S.K.I.L.L.S. Basketball Camps are back. All camp dates, information, and registration can be found on the website: www.skillsbasketball.org. Registration for all camps is open now.

- Eric Hagenow & Matt Bauer

Little Gridder's Football Camp

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What's going on around town?

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Happy Birthday!

5/31 Morgan Kage

6/1 Makenzie Keenan, Avery Parsons

6/2 Mason McNalley

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