District-wide ENews Notes

February 17, 2022

Upcoming Dates

  • Mon., Feb. 21 - Fri., Feb. 25 - Winter Recess - No School (Cougar Care Available Feb. 22-25)
  • Tues., Mar. 1 - Budget Study Session & Board of Education Meeting, M.S. Cafe., 6 p.m.
  • Wed., Mar. 2 - Art Booster Club Mtg., M.S. Art Rm., 5:30 p.m.
  • Thurs., Mar. 3 - HF-L PTA Meeting, High School, 8 p.m.
  • Mon., Mar. 7 - Fri., Mar. 11 - Read Across America Week
  • Mon., Mar. 14 - HF-L PTA Meeting, High School, 8 p.m.
  • Tues., Mar. 15 - Safety Committee Meeting, 3:45 p.m.
  • Tues., Mar. 15 - Budget Study Session & Board of Education Meeting, High School Cafe., 6 p.m.
  • Wed., Mar. 16 - Senior Citizens' Musical Matinee - Les Misérables, District Aud., 2 p.m.
  • Thurs., Mar. 17 - Fri., Mar. 18 - High School Musical - Les Misérables, District Aud., 7:30 p.m.
  • Sat., Mar. 19 - High School Musical - Les Misérables, District Aud., 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

**NOTE: As the school year begins, please recognize that the District's online calendar will house the most accurate District and building events.

Senior Citizens' Matinee - Les Misérables

The Senior Citizens' annual matinee performance of this year's musical, Les Misérables is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at 2 p.m., in the District Auditorium. There is no cost for senior citizens to attend this performance only.

Unfortunately, the District will NOT be able to accommodate the luncheon this year.

Inside HF-L Winter 2022

Alumni Hall of Fame Seeking Nominations

The Honeoye Falls-Lima Alumni Hall of Fame is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Hall of Fame Induction Class. The Hall of Fame was established in 1995 to recognize distinguished graduates of Honeoye Falls, Lima, and Honeoye Falls-Lima Central School Districts who have distinguished themselves with exceptional achievements and contributions to their school, community, and country. By recognizing these exceptional graduates, we can provide positive role models for the present-day students in the Honeoye Falls-Lima Central School District. Nominees, living or deceased, must be a graduate of Honeoye Falls, Lima, or Honeoye Falls-Lima Central School Districts and have graduated at least ten years prior to nomination. The nominee must have demonstrated significant contributions to their community and/or country, with emphasis on post-secondary achievements. The selection committee will follow an open nomination procedure with anyone eligible to nominate a qualified graduate. Please note that completed nomination packets are due May 1st. Nomination packets may be downloaded from the HF-L Website (www.hflcsd.org/page/hall-of-fame) or obtained in the District Office, 20 Church Street, Honeoye Falls, NY 14472. Questions may be directed to Rhonda Schaefer at (585) 624-7010 or rhonda_schaefer@hflcsd.org. The list of Inductees is also on the HF-L Website (www.hflcsd.org/page/hall-of-fame).

HF-L Partners with Paper Tutoring Service

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The Honeoye Falls-Lima Central School District is happy to announce its partnership with Paper, a digital tutoring service. This service is available to all HF-L students in grades 4-12 and will provide free, unlimited access to virtual tutoring sessions. These sessions are 1:1 and are available 24 hours a day. Students can access this using their ClassLink portal.

Using Paper, students get homework help, writing feedback, and study support on demand. Teachers gain insights into learning gaps. Administrators have visibility into where support is needed.

UPDATE: Paper is now offering live parent webinars. They are every 2 weeks in English and Spanish. 45 mins, parents sign up through that page and they will receive a Zoom link by email. https://pages.paper.co/webinars-for-parents-and-guardians

Community Events

Mendon Public Library

Mendon Public Library Mendon Public Library Mendon Public Library is open M-Th, 9 am - 8 pm. Friday and Saturday, 9 am - 3 pm.

Upcoming Weekly Events:

  • For Kids: Tuesday Story Time, 10 am (on hold during breatk week)
  • For Adults: Alternating Wednesday Night Sit N Stich and alternating Thursday Morning Knit Nook.
  • Medicare Information Sessions on alternating Mondays.

Special Events, please register for all programs below:

  • Victoria B Plein Aire Painting Demonstration, Sat 2/19/2022 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • You Can Draw with Yuko: Illustrator Visit and Guided Drawing for Kids! Mon 2/21/2022 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Pysanky Egg Decorating (Adult Program) Sat 3/5/2022 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • LEGO Challenge Club: For Grade Level 1st - 6th Tue 3/15/2022 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM (on Tuesdays through Spring Break)

Cornell Cooperative Extension Offering Outdoor Events for Families

Wonderful outdoor events for youth and families. Free and a great way to learn about the natural environment.