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September 16th

NO BUS ALL DAY on Monday, Sept. 20th!

1/2 Day of School on Monday Sept. 20th! We dismiss at 11:30 a.m.

Varsity Soccer - Bridgman GAME

Game on Monday, Sept. 20th at 5 p.m. on Stadium Dr. next to the ELEMENTARY school.

INOW (Old Chalkable system)

Information Now passwords will be sent home with students today. This give you access to your students grades, transcripts, report cards, etc. These expire in 14 days! PLEASE login and change your password BEFORE that time expires!

Go to Information Now to login. Use your temporary password and username. It will then prompt you to type in your "old" or temporary password again. Then reset your password to something you will remember. Please contact Mrs. Muldoon if you have any questions.

Junior / Senior Class Parent Volunteer

Parents of Juniors and Seniors,

We are looking for a parent that could pick up our Ben's Pretzels order once a month on the first Thursday morning of the month in Shipshewana. If you would be able to volunteer your time to help us in this way, please contact Mrs. Jones at

Thank you!

National Ice Cream Day!

🍦🍦CREW will be selling ice cream cones on Wednesday September 22nd for $2 each. They will be located on the front lawn of the school! Come out and join us! Cash only. 🍦🍦

See You at the Pole

See You at the Pole is Wednesday, September 22nd. All students EK-12th are welcome to join. Donuts and juice will be served in the gym starting at 8 am. We will meet at the pole for worship and prayer at 8:15.

Thank you!

2020-2021 Yearbooks are Here!

If you pre-ordered last year, we sent them home with your students. We are currently sold out. More will be coming shortly. They will be $40 each.


We need your HELP! Follow this link to volunteer at our HCS Athletic Events. Click on the tabs at the bottom of the sheet to view each different team. We strongly encourage all fall athlete parents to take a date or two... many hands make light work.... and you get in FREE that night!

Athletics Volunteer Sign Up Sheet


HCS Athletics

Please refer to the calendar below for the MOST up-to-date schedule for games! Things change quickly around here!


Athletic Photos

- Volleyball Teams - Thursday, Sept. 16th beginning at 2:30 pm

- Soccer & Cross Country - Friday, Sept 17th beginning at 3 pm at the soccer field

Howardsville Gospel Chapel AWANA Program

AWANA kicks off for HGC on Wednesday, September 29th at 6:30 pm in the gym. This is for kids ages 3 yrs. old - 6th grade.

Limited local pickups available.

Please contact Mr. Jared Steiner at with any questions you may have.

Early Pickup / After School Care

Please do NOT drop students off until 8 a.m. We DO NOT have a teacher on duty until then.

Also, please pick your students up promptly at 3:15 pm.

Students should NOT be wandering the halls after school. The teachers need this time to prep for the next day.

Thank you for your help!

Piano Lessons

Mrs. Jackie Cripps will be offering piano lessons on site during the day again this year. Please contact her at 269-535-2975 or to set those lessons up and get information. She plans to start lessons the week of Sept 13th.

New Family Tips

Hot lunch: We offer hot lunch on Monday - Thursdays. Please order in the classroom each morning. You can pay cash daily or make a deposit and pre-pay. Mrs. Muldoon will email you when you need to make another deposit.

School Closures: In the event that we need to close school you will receive a call from Mr. Nelson through our Call 'em All system. We will also post closures on our HCS Facebook page and the CREW Facebook Page. We follow Three Rivers Public Schools for cancellations. If they close due to weather, we are closed as well.

Dress Code: Our Handbook is available online at Some items to note... no shorts, no leggings as pants, girls skirts/dresses should be around their knee.

SPIRIT WEAR order forms will be coming home soon!

TRIP / Shop with Scrip Order

The next TRIP order will be placed on Sept. 20th please have your orders placed BEFORE noon. Please email Mrs. Rose if you will be placing an order. We have very limited TRIP cards available in the office, placing a specific order for your family’s needs would be best!

Raise Right App (Shop with Scrip)

You will need the CODE – ADD631BC185 to get signed up. Mrs. Rose will apply the percentage once a month towards your tuition. Feel free to have family and friends sign up under your student as well!

Important Calendar Events

9/16 - HCS Volleyball Athletic Photos at 2:30 pm

9/17 - HCS Cross Country & Soccer Athletic Photos at 3 pm

9/20 - 1/2 Day of School Fair Day dismiss at 11:30 a.m. NO BUS ALL DAY!

9/22 - 1st Qtr. Progress Reports

10/1 - PICTURE DAY (begin at 8:30 a.m.)

10/8 - NO SCHOOL Teacher In-service Day

10/18 - No Bus All Day

10/29 - Elementary Harvest Party