Hollydale HERO Highlights

A news publication for the parents and students of Hollydale

Home of the Heroes

Hollydale is an equitable community learning to think creatively and achieve high academic goals to contribute to the global society.

Friday March 18, 2022

We hope you have a relaxing and safe Spring Break!

See you Monday March 28th!


  • Thursday March 31, 2022 In-District transfer Request Deadline
  • Wednesday April 20, 2022 Immunization Exclusion Date (Subject to change)
  • Connect to Kindergarten April 20, 2022 4:00-5:30pm

iHealth Test Kits

Each Hollydale household should have received at least 1 iHealth home test kit this week. This is for you to have on had at home in case someone develops a primary covid symptom. Please see the following links for more information.

You can find more information on these kits at OHA testing page.

Flyers in English can be found HERE

Flyers in Spanish can be found HERE

Flyers in Russian can be found HERE

Report Cards

Report cards have been uploaded into ParentVUE. If you have not accessed your ParentVUE account yet this school year you will be prompted with "ONLINE VERIFICATION for 2021-2022 Online Registration." This is something we ask you do at the beginning of each school year so we can make sure we have the most current and up to date information for your student(s). Once you complete this process and make any changes you should then be able to view your student(s) report card.

If you have any issues accessing your ParentVUE account please call the office at 503-661-6226 or email Mrs. Eki @ eki6@gresham.k12.or.us.


Hollydale swag

If you or a family member have been wanting to get a Hollydale shirt or sweatshirt, this is the time! T shirts, long sleeve shirts, and hoodie sweatshirts will be available in youth and adult sizes in black, grey, and our NEW color, royal blue! Order forms can be found in the office. You can return order forms to the office with cash or check Or you can order online with Venmo!!

Purchases Via Venmo MUST include: Style, Size, Color, Students first and last name, and Teachers name.

Orders will be filled each week and you can order anytime!

March 28th- Spring fundraiser kick off! We are so excited to announce our spring fundraiser that will run March 28th-April 11th. This is a great opportunity for students and families to help raise funds to support school activities and functions like field trips and class parties. Be on the lookout for more information coming home with students soon!

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Hello Hollydale families!

This Spring the Hollydale SUN program will be offering FREE After School programming.

FOR: grades 1-5,

DATES: April 11 to June 9

DAYS: Monday-Thursday

TIME: from 3:00 to 5:20pm

TRANSPORTATION: Bus or pick up

A hot meal and snack will be provided each day. Currently the planned classes are Art,

Math, and Science. There will also be homework and reading time. Once the number

of students is confirmed, we will be contacting families about their specific class


Registration forms will be available next week in the office for your student to pick up

and bring home. Or you can sign up with this link:


Space is limited!

If you have any questions, please call, text or email SUN Site Manager, Estevan Alvarado

(English) 503-380-0464, estevan.alvarado@mfs.email Or Family Resource Coordinator Thanya

Rios (Spanish/English) 971-706-3728, thanyar@mfs.email

Parent Requests for In-District Transfers - Deadline is March 31, 2022

The Gresham-Barlow School District will accept in-district transfer requests for the 2022-2023 school year during the month of March only.

If you live within the Gresham-Barlow district and want your child to attend a Gresham-Barlow school outside of your attendance area, you need to request an in-district transfer. If your student currently has an in-district transfer and is moving from elementary to middle or middle to high, please submit a new request.

A digital transfer request form will be available on the Transfers section of the district website, http://gresham.k12.or.us/Page/2249. The link to this form can also be emailed to you directly if you request it from any GBSD school or district office. Forms must be submitted by March 31, 2022.

You will be notified in writing after review of all requests. Please note: kindergarten and first grade requests may not be decided upon until late summer after elementary registration. For further information, contact the Gresham-Barlow School District Office at 503-261-4575.

Kindergarten Registration for the 2022-2023 School Year is OPEN!!!

If you or someone you know has a child who will be 5 year old on or before September 1, 2022 they can register for Kindergarten NOW!!

Registration is online through ParentVUE and can be accessed HERE.

If you need assistance with accessing your account please contact Mrs. Eki @ 503-661-6226 or eki6@gresham.k12.or.us.

Connect to kindergarten

If you or someone you know has a student who will be 5 years old by September 1, 2022, and will be attending Hollydale as a kindergartener in the fall please mark your calendar!! We will be hosting a Connect to Kindergarten event Wednesday, April 20, 2022. More details to come.

State Testing Opt Out

State Testing for grades 3-5 is between April 1, 2022 and June 10, 2022. If you would like to Opt your student out please complete the attached form.

Opt-Out Google Form - English

Opt-Out Google Form - Spanish

Opt-Out Google Form - Russian

Immunization Exlcusion Day

Immunization Exclusion Day is April 20, 2022.

Your student(s) should be up to date with any of their required vaccinations by April 20, 2022 in order to remain in school by that date. If your child has recently received their vaccinations, or if you would like to check the status on your child's vaccination record, you can email Jessica Nguyen @ nguyen74@gresham.k12.or.us or feel free to contact the office at (503) 661-6226.

Here are some available School Based Health Clinics.


If you have any questions or would like to connect with me, please do not hesitate to reach out to me via email at ramirez26@gresham.k12.or.us or by phone 503-661-6226. I look forward to hearing from you.