Howardsville Christian Memo

November 4th

Picture RETAKES are Monday morning! Send your packet in with your student if you want retakes.

Fall Sports Awards - RESCHEDULED!!!!!

We are rescheduling the Fall Sports Awards!

Nov. 17th at 6 p.m.


Bring a dessert to share!

Jr. High Soccer, Cross Country, Jr. High Volleyball, Varsity Soccer, JV Volleyball and Varsity Volleyball players and families should plan to attend!

Thank you!

THANK YOU to all who donated so generously to our teachers' pantry! What a blessing!!

Jr/Sr Dinner Theatre is BACK!!!


Saturday, November 12th at 6 p.m.

Dinner! Pie Auction! Entertainment!

Tickets can be purchased at the door for -

Adults: $8

Seniors: $7

Children (4-12): $7

Toddlers (3 and under): Free


We would LOVE to have you come join us for family friendly fun evening!

Senior Poinsettia Sale - ORDERS DUE 11/12

The Senior Class will be selling poinsettia's this year! Delivery will be early December. Date TBA.

6" potted plant, 5-8 blooms, 14-15" height - $11 each

8" potted plant, 12-15 blooms, 18-20" height - $17 each

Colors available - red, white, pink, marble, princess (pink/red)

Please contact a member of the senior class or stop in the office to place your order!

6th - 12th Grades HARVEST PARTY

Harvest Party Sponsored by Student Council

Come enjoy food, games, and fellowship!

6th - 12th grade students are invited

Friday, November 4th from 6-10 p.m.

Location: Hagenbuch Farm


13731 Hoffman Rd

Three Rivers MI 49093

We have a few extra yearbooks available for sale from 2021-2022 $50 each. Hurry in!

District Championship SPIRIT WEAR available for sale on our Spirit Wear store online! Check it out!

HCS Spirit Wear

Please visit HCS Spirit Wear Online Store to order any items you'd like.

This site will be open for orders all the time. No deadlines. Feel free to places orders as needed.

New Families Tips

- (all athletic schedules & addresses for games)

Stay Connected - Join the HCS Facebook Page and the C.R.E.W. HCS Parent/Teacher Connections group on Facebook to stay up-to-date on what is coming up at school! Also check out our website at for teacher email addresses, athletic information, etc.

Hot lunch: We offer hot lunch on Monday - Thursdays.

Hot Lunch Ordering System

- create an account

-use "hcs" for the campus code

- "hcseagleslunch" for the domain name

- there is a one time $5 fee per family that needs to be paid before ordering for separate students

- can also download the app

- order hot lunch

- pay via credit card

- you are charged tax

-you can save payment information

- you can load money on your account

- order hot lunch by 10 am each day

- Little Caesar's & Ben's Pretzels must be ordered by 3 pm on the DAY BEFORE!

School Closures: In the event that we need to close school you will receive a call from Mr. Gilson / Mrs. Muldoon through our Call 'em All system. We will also post closures on our HCS Facebook page and the CREW Facebook Page. We follow Three Rivers Public Schools for cancellations. If they close due to weather, we are closed as well.

Dress Code: Our Handbook is available online at Some items to note... no shorts, no leggings as pants, girls skirts/dresses should be around their knee.

FEVER FREE - Please remember that your students must stay home if they have not been fever free for over 24 hours without the aid of medication. When in doubt, please keep them home.

SICK DAY POLICY - If your student will be taking a sick day, please email Mrs. Muldoon by 8:30 a.m. If you would like their homework sent home with a sibling, please indicate that in your email. Homework requests will be available for pickup at 3:15 p.m.

APPOINTMENTS / EARLY RELEASE - If your student has an appointment and they need to leave early, please email Mrs. Muldoon & their teacher.

Volunteer Background Check - FILL OUT ONLINE ONLY!

Volunteer Background Check

If you are new to HCS and planning to attend field trips, volunteer in the classrooms, work with kids, we require a background check on file. Please use the link above to fill that out. The cost is $10 per check. Thank you so much for taking care of this!

Raise Right App (Shop with Scrip)

The next TRIP order will be placed on November 14th and December 5th please have your orders placed BEFORE noon. Please email Mrs. Rose if you will be placing an order. We have very limited TRIP cards available in the office, placing a specific order for your family’s needs would be best!

Scrip Gift Card Fundraising for Organizations • RaiseRight - TO SIGN UP INITIALLY!

You will need the CODE – ADD631BC185 to get signed up. Mrs. Rose will apply the percentage once a month towards your tuition. Feel free to have family and friends sign up under your student as well!

HCS Wish List

GYM Floor Project - The School Board will be starting a gym floor replacement fund. Our current floor is original to the HCS gym building and served us well for many years. It gets used for gym classes, athletic events, graduations ceremonies, Christmas Programs, indoor recess and much more! If you feel led to give, please send donations in to the HCS office.

Praise the Lord we received donations totaling $33,000 for the gym floor! We are making progress!

Important Calendar Events

11/4 - NO School - Parent/Teacher Conferences 9 - 2 p.m.

- 6th - 12th Grade Harvest Party at the Hagenbuch's

11/7 - Picture Re-take Day

11/8 - Fall Sports Awards

11/12 - Jr/Sr Dinner Theatre at HCS Gym at 6 p.m.

11/23-11/25 - Thanksgiving Break NO SCHOOL

12/1 - Ben's Soft Pretzels for Lunch (pre-orders ONLY due on Wed. before 3 p.m.)

12/2 - Elementary Christmas Program (Kindergarten - 6th grades) at 7 p.m.

12/5 - NO BUS all day!

12/8 - Early K Christmas Program in the HGC Auditorium 6 p.m.

12/20 - MS/HS Band Concert at 7 p.m.

12/22 - Last Day of School before Christmas Vacation begins!


HCS Car Decals are available in the office. $10 each!!!

Item to NOTE - The St. Joseph County ISD will be changing Spring Break beginning 2023-2024 to the last week of March.