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September 16, 2022

Important Dates -- Mark Your Calendars

September 20 - Picture Day (look for information coming home with your student)

September 25 - PTA MOD Pizza Fundraiser Day (check out the flyer below)

October 8 - Race for the Future

October 11 - Culver's Night 5-8pm

October 14 - Fall Family Fun Fest 5-7pm

October 21 - No School

October 26 - 27 No School - Parent Teacher Conferences

October 28 - No School

October 31 - Fall Parties

Highland Park Picture Day - Septmeber 20

Picture Day for Highland Park Elementary School is scheduled for Tuesday, Sep 20. This event's Order Code is 70358GF for individual pictures and 70358W for class pictures.

  • Class pictures will also be taken on this day. A seperate order form went home with your child to order class pictures. You may also order these online.

Order online here:

Husky Heroes!

Thank you to the Dad's that came out to our first mtg on Tuesday! You are still able to be part of this inaugural group, which can include dads, grandparents, uncles, other interested males. We will be sending out a sign-up to those interested in the next few weeks. Please complete this form if you are interested in participating. The information will help us with our planning and get your contact information in the 'group' email.

We are looking forward to getting our Hero's in the school soon!

Join PTA!

Click on the link to join our amazing PTA! PTA Website

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Race for the Future - October 8, 2022

Join us for the 26th Annual Race for the Future 5K Run/Walk and Kids Dash to benefit the Lee's Summit Educational Foundation and the Carrie Foresee Memorial Scholarship. Run or walk a 5K course on Saturday, October 8 at 8:00 a.m., beginning at the Lee's Summit West Activity Complex. Registrations for students and seniors are only $25! Kids 2 and under are free (no t-shirt). Link to register

Lunch Visitors

Starting Tuesday, September 6 we will open our doors to lunch visitors. There are a few things to keep in mind when eating lunch with your child...

  • We have very limited space. Visitors will eat lunch in the work room in the front office. If this space is full you will need to eat outside at the picnic tables on the north side of the building. Be weather aware when making lunch plans.
  • If a person other than a parent/guardian is wanting to have lunch with a student we must have permission from the parent prior to the visitor arriving.
  • You may only each lunch with your child, they may not bring a friend with them.
  • Your visit is limited to lunch only. As soon as you are done eating with your child you will need to check out through the front office.
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Late Start Friday

Late start is every Friday. School will start one hour late with the school doors opening at 8:30. School buses will also run one hour late when picking up students. Click on the link to find out more information about Summit Rise, the district's no cost late start Friday supervision program.

COVID Communication

View Building and District Covid Cases at link to the dashboard.
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Don't forget to follow HPE on social media!

Instagram: hpe_huskies

PTA Instagram: highlandparkelementarypta

Twitter: @hpeprincpal, @stacyorf, @hpe_huskies

Facebook: Highland Park Elementary PTA