Hallsville North Elementary

Creating an Environment Where Learning is Powerful!

Thursday, May 21, 2020

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This sure wasn't the way we thought this year would go...

But we made it through it! Thank you so much for your hard work during this time. It has been difficult for everyone and we are so proud of your efforts and understanding. Thank you!! We can't wait to see everyone when school resumes again. Have a WONDERFUL summer and stay safe!!
End of year!
Farewell my North Bobcats!

PE: Hamster Dance

Hamster Dance (Elementary PE Fitness Routine)

Tuesday, May 19th

Parents: Information concerning drive thru pick up today and Wednesday. We can't wait to see you!

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Burung Kakatua Art Challenge - Way To Go, BOBCATS!!

Musical Moment: My Aunt Came Back

My Aunt Came Back

PE: "Happy"

Edward Sanchez D'RD Happy Farrell Williams

Friday, May 15th

May 13, 2020

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John the Rabbit

Here is a call and response song for all ages...Oh, Yes!
John the Rabbit

Art Challenge

We will continue with our art challenge from last week of drawing a parrot. Scroll down on this newsletter to find the video. Be sure and check out our song from last week entitled, "Barung Kakatua" that is about a bird! Send all art creations to ahodges@hisd.com.

PE: Performance Training

May 8, 2020

Friday Dance Party: Mom

We hope all the moms have a very happy Mother's Day!
Meghan Trainor ft. Kelli Trainor - Mom (Lyrics)

Musical Moment from Mrs. Hodges: Burung Kakatua

Burung Kakatua

PE: Dinosaur Stomp

Koo Koo Kanga Roo - Dinosaur Stomp (Dance-A-Long)

May 6th, 2020: Happy School Nurses Day!

We love you Ms. Linda! Thank you for taking care of our kids and us! We are so thankful to have you at North!

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Monday, May 4, 2020

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Here are some fun ideas for how to show your teachers some appreciation this week:

  • Send your teacher a note of thanks via email or snail mail
  • Make your teacher smile or laugh with a picture or video message
  • Send your teacher a digital greeting card or gift card
  • Sing an inspirational song for your teacher with a video or audio link
  • Use social media to give a positive shout-out to your child's teacher

May the 4th be with you!

This is a clip from our 2nd grade program, “Out of This World” performing a move-it with glow sticks to Star Wars. What a fun day! Enjoy!!
Star Wars Glowstick Routine

Bobcat Artist Draw Aiken Drum

Art Challenge: Draw "Burung Kakatua"

On Wednesday we will learn a new song from Indonesia called, "Burung Kakatua", which is about a bird. I am excited that we will get to learn how to draw this bird! Remember to send all art challenges to ahodges@hisd.com. Happy drawing!!
How To Draw A Cartoon Parrot

Grab a salt shaker and paper plate and join in on the music fun!

Caps for Sale

PE: Cup Stacking Episode 3

Episode 3 - Learn The 3-6-3 Stack

More Cup Stacking Fun!

Friday, May 1st, 2020

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A big thank you to Miss Tammy and our cafeteria crew for serving our students during this pandemic and all times of the year!!

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Thank you, principals, for everything you do for North Elementary! Happy National School Principal Day!

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Hello From Mrs. Gillaspie!

Listen to her message about getting more books to read!
Need more books?

Library Book and Guided Reading Book Return

A bin is located at the front of North Elementary. There are also bins at each of the Intermediate schools. Thank you!
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Don't forget about Aiken Drum music and art challenge! Send your pics to ahodges@hisd.com

Aiken Drum (music and art)

Friday Dance Party...One of our favorites!!

"The Goldfish (Let's Go Swimming)" by The Laurie Berkner Band (20th Anniversary Edition)
A Musical Challenge from Austin Otto!


Head Start Information

If you are interested in Head Start for your 4 year old in Hallsville ISD for next school year, you may complete an application by clicking on the link below.


Once you click on the link, you will see -

1) Resources for Families
2) Then click on “Learn more about the Pre-application process”
3) Scroll down to “Online Pre-application-English (or Spanish)

Daily breakfast and lunches will be delivered to the following locations. They are also available for pickup at North Elementary from 10-12.

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March 17 tip 2 how to access home activities

Istation at Home

Hey parents! Listed below are instructions for iStation. You can do Istation on iPads, Android devices, Chrome, Windows, or Mac X devices. This will target reading, phonics, letters, letter sounds, and comprehension depending on your child's level.

Dear Parent or Guardian,

Your child is currently receiving individualized instruction at school through the Web-based Istation program. Your child’s school has chosen to extend/ expand this experience by providing unlimited access to Istation at home!

Here’s how you can gain access to the Parent Portal and Istation Home for your child.

You will need the following login information in order to access Istation Home.

School/Domain: northelementary.hallsville.tx

Username: first initial of first name, first initial of last name, student Id #

Password: student Id #




The first step is to install Istation on your home computer. This is a quick and easy process. Go to www.istation.com/IstationHome and follow the simple installation instructions.

The www.istation.com/IstationHome Web page also provides information on how to log in to the Istation Parent Portal, where you can view your child’s progress and access reports and other resources.

For more information or help, visit www.istation.com, call 1-866-883-7323 toll-free (press 2), or e-mail support@istation.com.

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Hallsville ISD has an APP!

Check out Hallsville ISD App! This app will allow you to see updates, dates, grades, cafeteria menu, and more!

Meet the Office Staff