The Heritage Herald

November 19, 2021

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Important Information

11/22 ~ Virtual Parent Teacher Conferences (Call HMS w/questions 708-458-7590)

11/23 ~ NO SCHOOL-Teacher Institute Day

11/24-26 ~ NO SCHOOL-Thanksgiving Break

**Click here for a list of all teacher email addresses. If you do not have email, feel free to call the school (708-458-7590) and leave a message for the teacher to call you.

School starts at 7:50

School starts at 7:50. Please make every effort to make sure your child arrives on time each day.

PBIS Rewards

PBIS Rewards is a system used at HMS that allows students to earn points each day for exhibiting great behavior. Students can use those points to make purchases in our school store. PBIS Rewards is also the system we use for student discipline referrals.

Information to login and see your child's points and referrals was sent home yesterday with report cards. If you have any questions about getting connected, please let us know.

Congrats to our HMS Turkey Guess Winners! Thanks to the Village of Summit for the donation!

The answer: There are 2,722 beans in Mrs. Skowronek's jar!

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Join us for some holiday family fun!

Click here to join us for Holiday Wreath Making

December 1, 2021 ~ 6:00-7:00 HMS Multipurpose Room

A Look Ahead for 8th Grade Parents ~ Parent Night at Argo HS

Argo High School will host an 8th Grade Parent Night

Tentative Date: Wednesday January 26, 2022 at 7:15

*More information will be shared closer to the date.

Let's stay healthy and safe.

If your child is experiencing any COVID symptoms, PLEASE keep him/her home and call the school for further guidance.


Additional Information:

Please be aware if your child has any of the following symptoms Covid-19 should be suspected and your child should NOT attend school until you have spoken to the school nurse. If your child presents to school with any of the above symptoms you will be called to pick up your child immediately. You will then be given instructions on how and when your child may return to school.

· Fever (100.4 or higher)

· New onset of moderate to severe headache

· Shortness of breath

· New cough

· Sore throat

· Vomiting

· Diarrhea

· New loss of sense of taste or smell

· Fatigue from an unknown cause

· Muscle, or body aches from and unknown cause.

If a student has had contact with a COVID positive person, they must be kept home, and the building nurse notified. If any student while at school discloses, they have been in contact with a COVID positive person you will be called to pick up your child immediately. You will then be given instructions on how and when your child may return to school.

In our efforts to keep everyone safe the nurses will be diligent in following up on any student who presents to school ill. We understand keeping your child home may have its difficulties, however it is the only way to keep our community safe.