Hixson Happenings

25th Issue, October 4, 2019

Reminder-Upcoming Dates

Monday, October 7th: Parent/Teacher Conferences 4-8pm

Tuesday, October 8th: Early Dismissal 12pm & Parent/Teacher Conferences 1-3:30pm

Thursday, October 10th: Parent/Teacher Conferences 4-8pm

Friday, October 11th: No School

Monday, October 21st: Hixson NJHS Induction Ceremony 7pm in cafeteria

Wednesday, October 23rd: Picture Retake Day

After School Activities

There will not be after school activities next week due to parent/teacher conferences. They will resume the following week.

Hixson Book Fair

Click here for more information about our book fair!
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Parent/Teacher Conferences

Conferences will be held next week on October 7th, 8th, and 10th. Please visit the link below to schedule conferences with your child's teachers. It will be helpful to have your child's schedule available when visiting the site so that you are able to schedule conferences with all of your child's teachers.


https://www.ptcfast.com/schools/Hixson_Middle_School_1


For a video tutorial on how to use the conference scheduling site, please visit:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n85H2veT8ZM


If you have any questions, please email your child's teachers or call the main office at 963-6450.

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Hixson PTO Sponsored Conference Dinner

Every year the PTO organizes an evening meal for the faculty and staff during parent-teacher conferences. This year we will be providing a catered dinner, beverages, snacks and desserts for a quick meal on Monday, October 7, 2019. We need your help to make this all possible. Please click the link below to sign up or donate money. Thank you for your support!


https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/508054eada623a0fb6-hixson6

Junior Statesmen Gear

Click here to purchase your junior statesmen gear. Deadline to purchase is October 9th!
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Hixson Student Trivia

Friday, Oct. 18th, 6:30-8:30pm

Hixson Cafeteria

• Turn in form with full payment to the office by 10/10/19.

• Limited number of tables available. Tables filled based on date registration is received.

• Sign up in teams of 6 to 1 players. Forms with less than 6 names will be placed with others to form a full team.

• Hixson-themed trivia! Games between rounds! Prizes!
• Snacks available for purchase. Bring cash! Water provided.

Red Ribbon Week

Monday 10/28– Ink out drugs Day! – wear a tattoo! Step Team will be selling tattoos at lunch for 50 cents each.

Tuesday 10/29 – Blow Out Drugs Day! – Purchase a blow pop for 25 cents from a Step Team Member.

Wednesday 10/30 – Don’t sleep on drugs, be aware! - Wear your favorite PJ bottoms to school for 50 cents!

Thursday 10/31 Keep drugs out of your face! -Two student’s per lunch shift will be drawn to throw a pie in a staff member’s face!

Our Pie Tributes are:



Mr. Ward

Mr. Black

Mr. Wells

Coach Gillian

“OC”

Mr. Rachal

Mr. Hazelton

Ms. Haddock

Ms. Warneke



We will also have a Halloween Contest with gift cards for the winners!



All proceeds from the sale of tattoos, blow pops, etc will be used to fund performance uniforms for the step team. Thanks for your support!

Rock and Roll Bingo Fundraiser

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Friendly Fresh Kits

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Online Community Bulletin Board

To view events or activities not sponsored or endorsed by the school district, please go to: https://www.webster.k12.mo.us/Page/15.

PTO Meetings

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Glendale Firehouse Run

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Child ID Event

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Webster Groves School District Foundation

Did you know that the Webster Groves School District Foundation gave over $36,000 in grants to district teachers last school year? These grants have helped bring innovative projects and teaching to your child's school! The Foundation is always looking for volunteers to help with fundraising events (Webster on Wheels, Run for Webster and more). If you have time to give or want to learn more about the Foundation please email info@wgsdfoundation.org

Box Tops

We are happy to accept Box Tops in the main office if you have them! We appreciate your support of our school!

Morning Announcements

Our morning announcements can be seen daily on the Hixson homepage!

Student Handbook

Please click here to view the Hixson Student Handbook.

Communication

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