Monthly Archive: August 2016

Aug
31
2016

Kroger Community Rewards and Walkathon Update

We wanted to remind everyone about enrolling or re-enrolling your Kroger Plus card in the Kroger Commuity Rewards program to benefit Highland Hills Middle School PTO.  Doing so will give us a percentage of your purchase when you use your Kroger Plus card at Kroger’s with no extra effort on your part! Even if you …

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Aug
29
2016

In the Home Stretch!

When you hear the word “Walkathon” do you think… 1. What a great fundraiser!… but I can’t find where I put the paper or donation envelope. 2. I’ve heard about this Walkathon fundraiser but I’m not sure how or when to donate. 3. Walkathon? What is that? The PTO wants to make it easy for …

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Aug
24
2016

Walkathon, and Prizes, and Box Tops, Oh My!

Walkathon donations are starting to roll in–thanks to everyone who has donated so far! We’re working hard to reach that $14,000 mark where students will get to vote on something crazy for Mr. K. to do at school! Walkathon money turned in by Friday morning will qualify a student to be entered into the prize …

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Aug
16
2016

It’s Walkathon Time!

Dig out your favorite red, white and blue outfit because it’s time to kick off the 2016 Walkathon, and our theme this year is “Made in the USA!”  The Walkathon is both a fun event for the students to get outside and enjoy music and snacks on the track AND a very important fundraiser for …

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Aug
14
2016

Weekly Reminders Aug 15-19

Monday Aug 15–8th grade Washington DC final payment and health history form due to school office. Monday Aug 15–First PTO meeting of the year at 6pm in the Media Center/Library.  We hope to see lots of you there! Wednesday Aug 17–Spirit Wear orders due to school.  For 7th/8th graders, “teacher” refers to 7th period teacher …

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Aug
08
2016

New Student Social

PTO will be helping welcome HHMS students who are new to the district this year on Wed August 10 and Fri August 12 from 1:45-3:30pm.  We have a few volunteers, but could use a few more to help.  If you’re available either of those days, please contact Hospitality Director Mary Ritchie at mary.ritchie@ymail.com.  Thanks as …

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Aug
06
2016

Open House Survey

HHMS PTO would like your feedback on this year’s open house. If you have a student at HHMS (even if you did not attend) please take a few minutes to complete. It’s short, and information collected will be passed along to HHMS and/or NAFCS administrators. Surveys must be completed before 8/19. Thanks for your help! …

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Aug
05
2016

Donations of Candy & Prizes for HHMS Walkathon

HHMS PTO’s biggest fundraiser, the annual Walkathon, is currently in the planning stages.  Our theme this year is a patriotic one – “Made in the USA!”  Kids will be asked to collect donations from family and friends so that we can continue to fund our many PTO-sponsored programs for students and teachers.  The event will …

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Aug
04
2016

Important Upcoming Dates

Jag Families, PTO wanted to let you know about some important events and dates. For 8th Graders going on the Washington DC field trip, the blue health forms are due to the HHMS Office by Monday, August 15, 2016.  Extra forms are available at school if you do not have one. The final trip payment …

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Aug
01
2016

Kroger Community Rewards Enrollment/Re-Enrollment

Highland Hills Middle School PTO participates in Kroger Community Rewards, which gives us a percentage of your purchase when you use your Kroger Plus card at Kroger’s. This has been an easy fundraiser for our PTO since there’s nothing for our families to sell or keep track of.  Beginning today, August 1, you may register …

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