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Hoosier Road Elementary School's Newsletter for 11/10/22

Upcoming Events

Please visit the HRE website to find all of our upcoming calendar events by clicking here.

There will be no in-person classes tomorrow due to the prescheduled eLearning Day.

Fall Book Fair November 14th-17th (details below)

Harvest Food Drive November 14th - 18th (details below)

Military Care Packages Collections November 14th - 18th (details below)

Special Persons Night November 17th 6:00-7:30pm (details below)

Thanksgiving Break No School November 23rd - 25th

Picture Retakes December 15th

Yearbooks On-sale Now (details below)

What's Cooking?

Please note that the online menu was recently revised. If you have a printed copy of the menu, you will want to print the latest revision.

For complete breakfast and lunch menus, please click here.

When packing your child's lunch, please remember to avoid packing candy, soda, and glass containers. We also ask that students not bring fast food in the cafeteria.

If you would like to monitor what your child is buying you CAN put restrictions on their account. Please call or email with those requests to

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Fall Book Fair

The fall book fair is this month! Please click here for details about this year's book fair!

eWallet is a safe and convenient alternative to sending students to school with cash. Plus, family and friends can contribute too!

Key features:

  • Great way for students to select their own books
  • Funds are immediately available
  • Free and fast eWallet account set up

Click Here to Set-Up Your eWallet for HRE's Book Fair

Harvest Food Bank Canned Food Drive

Please consider donating to the Hamilton County Harvest Food Bank. These food items go to families right here in Fishers that need food. The following are the top 15 items needed the most. Look for the big yellow barrels (in front of the mirrors/across from the art room) to donate your food!

1. Canned Chicken and/or Tuna

2. Canned Meat Stews or Chunky Meat Soups

3. Canned Fruits

4. Chef Boyardee with meat cans

5. Pasta Sauce - cans preferred

6. Microwaveable or Bagged Rice or Pasta or Potato Sides

7. Cereal Boxes - i.e. Cheerios, Chex preferred

8. Peanut Butter and Jelly - small jars preferred

9. Canned Vegetables - Peas, Carrots, Potatoes,

10. Pancake Mix and Syrup

11. Helper Mixes

12. Mac and Cheese Individual Cups or Boxes

13. Individual Packed Fruit and/or Applesauce Cups

14. Granola Bars or Microwave Popcorn

15. Ketchup and Mustard

***Please just no corn or green beans because they have plenty of these items already.

Military Care Package Donations Needed!

We will be collecting Puzzle Books and Chewing Gum to be added to military care packages. The goal is to collect 300 of each. Please send in these donations anytime from November 14th - 18th.

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This Month's Read-a-loud

Our school-wide read aloud for November is Stolen Words. All of our teachers will be reading this book with their class, but we encourage you to read it as a family as well.

Order Your Child's Yearbook Now!

Hoosier Road Elementary is once again offering high quality yearbooks for sale to all of our families! The staff at HRE are in the process of designing our yearbook. If you would like to reserve a copy for your student, you may order online by clicking on the following link.


School Code: 73897R

Our standard softcover yearbooks will cost $20 and our hardcover yearbooks are $25. You will also have the option to personalize the yearbook with your student's name for an additional $1. All orders must be placed online using a debit or credit card. We will not be accepting any paper order forms.

*All personalized yearbook orders must be placed no later than January 27, 2023. If you do not wish to personalize your child's yearbook, you may order now through March 10, 2023. These are firm deadlines.

Community Insider

Please click on the following link to view activities and upcoming events within the district.

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