Friday Focus

"Building Tomorrow's Future Today!"

February 26, 2016

Volume 2 Issue #23

This Week...

Monday- 2/29

GLC Mtg. @4


Tuesday- 3/1

T-Shirt Tuesday

Jenkins to admin @ 1pm


Wednesday- 3/2

Legere & Craft to admin @ 8:30am

Dr. Seuss Day

PTA Color Run Kick Off - afternoon


Thursday- 3/3

Spring Picture Day


Friday- 3/4

Upcoming Events...

Monday- 3/7

HF Spirit is as Big as Texas- students and staff are encouraged to wear blue & gold


Tuesday- 3/8

T-Shirt Tuesday

Open House- 5:30-7:00pm (PTA will have $5 chili dinners)

Book Fair


Wednesday- 3/9

Texas Teams- Students and staff are encouraged to wear their favorite team or sports jersey

Early Release Day

Staff Development- STAAR Testing Procedures


Thursday- 3/10

2nd Grade Music Program 6:30pm @ the Intermediate campus


Friday- 3/11

Big Tex Day- Students may dress as a cowboy or cowgirl or in a Texas themed outfit

Early Release Day (Students/Staff)

Important Information

  • Spring and group pictures will be taken on March 3rd, in the PE room beginning with 3rd grade. A memo with more detailed information has been placed in your boxes.

  • PTA color run kick off- this will take place on Wednesday afternoon. Around 2:10, the office will begin calling for Pre-K, Kindergarten, and first grade to meet on the slab for their kick-off, which will be at 2:15pm. Structured Learning, 2nd grade and 3rd grade will have their kick off at 2:45pm, the office will call for 2nd grade and structured learning after third grade is in place.

  • All artwork for the Southeast Texas State fair is due in the office by Friday, March 11th. We will need 4 art submissions from each grade level for this.

  • The Jefferson County Bar Association will once again hold the annual Law Day poster contest for all students in grades K-12. Information regarding the Law Day 2016 poster contest has been placed in your box along with an entry form for each student. This can be done at school or at home and all entries are due on Tuesday, March 22, and will be turned in to the JCBA office on the 23rd. HFE had a 2nd place winner in this contest last year, and we'd love to see another student place this year, so please encourage your students to participate.

  • Easter Parties will be held on Thursday, March 24th. Detailed information will be sent home with students this Thursday.