Mrs. Hardesty's Kindergarten Class

Important Information

About Mrs. Hardesty

  • Grew up in Hawesville, live in Henderson
  • 10th year teaching
  • Also taught 3rd and 4th grades
  • Bachelor's and Master's Degrees from WKU
  • Married for 9 years
  • 5 year old son, Nolan and 17 month old daughter, Grace

Parent Teacher Conference Sign Ups

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Daily Schedule

Monday: Library and PE (wear tennis shoes)

Tuesday: Art and Music

Wednesday: Library and PE (wear tennis shoes)

Thursday: Art and Music (guidance every other week)

Friday: Arts rotation (dance, music composition, art, drama) Wear tennis shoes

Computer: Each day except Thursday

Recess: Daily

Lunch: 10:45-11:10


  • Please call the office when your child is absent and send note to school when your child returns.
  • If note is not sent, child will receive unexcused absence.


  • Each K-2 classroom will use the following clip chart
  • Students will start the day on blue (Ready to Learn)
  • When a student has been extraordinary, they will move to purple (I’m Proactive). Students will receive a special note from the teacher and be sent to the office for special recognition.
  • If a student makes a hurtful choice, they will move to green (Put First Things First). At this time students will be reminded of expectations.
  • If a student makes an additional hurtful choice, they will move to yellow (Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood).
  • If a 3rd hurtful choice is made, they will move to red (Think Win-Win) a Behavior Note/Office Referral will be completed and students will be sent to the office. Parent contact will be made if your child is on red.

7 Habits

Habit 1 – Be Proactive

“I am in charge of me!”

Habit 2- Begin with the End in mind

“I have a plan.”

Habit 3- Put First things First

“I will work first and then play.”

Habit 4- Think Win Win

“I win, you win, we win.”

Habit 5- Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

“I will listen before I talk.”

Habit 6-Synergize

“Together is better.”

Habit 7- Sharpen the Saw

"I rest so I can work at my best.”


If your child is not following his/her normal routine for going home, you must send a note, email ( or stop in the office to make necessary arrangements. All changes need to be made before 1 p.m.