Hixson Happenings

30th Issue, January 17, 2020

Reminder-Upcoming Dates

Monday, January 20: No School/Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Wednesday, January 22: Class of 2024 Night at WGHS, 7-9pm

Thursday, January 30: Incoming 7th Grader Parent Orientation Night, 6:30-8pm

Friday, January 31: Hixson PTO Winter Mixer, 6:30-8pm

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

On Sunday, January 19, 2020, at 5:45PM at Steger Sixth Grade Center/Givens Elementary School the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration will take place. Awardees for the 22nd Annual Ras Jones Awards will be recognized and their submissions shared.

Yearbook Orders

Yearbook order forms were distributed to students yesterday afternoon. Yearbooks are $18.00 and orders are due by Friday, February 28th. You can place your order online at https://sales.yearbookmarket.com/stores/hixsonmiddleschool/products/773?pidx=0 or your student can turn in their envelope with payment to Ms. Baker in the main office.
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Winter Mixer Volunteers Needed

Please consider volunteering to chaperone our winter mixer. If we do not get enough volunteers, the party cannot be held! Thank you!


https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0E49A5A722A5F85-hixson4

Food, Fun, and Fitness

The Food, Fun, and Fitness Event scheduled for February 1st has unfortunately been cancelled. Hopefully the event can take place in the future

OPUS Trivia Night

OPUS (Orchestra Parents United for Students), the parent booster organization for the WGSD middle and high school orchestras, is hosting a trivia night and silent auction to be held on February 1 at Shrewsbury Community Center. The event is a fundraiser for general orchestra program needs and orchestra trips. Details and a registration link are at

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f45aeab2aa3fb6-3rdannual

Vaccination Clinic for WGSD Families

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SSD Summer Opportunities Fair

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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.

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

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Student Handbook

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