Protecting Your Family
Against the Flu
Cold and flu season is
here. Please consult with your child’s physician to find out when flu shots
will be available for your family. Students with chronic health conditions,
including asthma, and those who are immunocompromised are highly encouraged to
obtain a flu shot early. Click here to review
more information about how to tackle the flu.
RIGHT, Run - Bell Ringing for the
will be bell ringing again this year! Use the link below to sign up for a
time. www.SignUpGenius.com/go/9040D45A8AD22A02-bell2/12332409. It looks like the 6:30-8:00 pm slots are
still open! The slots are half hour
increments and we know based on last year’s success that this is a great
community involvement event with the money raised going to a great cause!
want to see pictures from last week’s Read, RIGHT, Run training night at
Henderson please go to the Henderson Eagles Facebook page J.
Papa John’s Night
Last night was our
Papa John’s Fund raiser which supports our School-Wide Positive Behavior
Support efforts. We teach kids lesson on
how to be safe, respectful and responsible in all parts of the building
including the playground and bus! Students earn Soaring Eagle Awards and are
recognized often for making great choices regarding their behavior. We appreciate your support in our efforts to
keep Henderson a fantastic environment to learn in!
Note from Nurse
As you are cleaning out closets this Holiday Season to
fit in new clothes, please know that I can really use your previously used sweatpants
in mostly smaller sizes (K-2nd grade sizes). Jeans have to "fit"
where sweatpants can cover a variety of sizes. Thanks so much!
Thanks to all of those who ordered Gift Cards. Script Gift Cards
will be available for pick up on December 16th, 6-8pm in the
Henderson lobby. Please note cards WILL NOT be sent home with students.
Please contact Wendy Taylor @ 636-922-0593 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
there's a new way to help your PTO at Henderson Eagles! You can enter the
codes on coke products and help us earn points. Go to www.MyCokeRewards.com/schools to enter your
PTO is looking forward to Eagle Fest on February 28th. Eagle Fest is an indoor carnival with games
and inflatables. There will also be
Raffle Baskets. Each teacher has chosen a theme basket for their classroom and
will be looking for donations to help fill them. Take advantage of those holiday sales to help
contribute to your student’s classroom basket.
Watch for more information to come home after the holidays.
Board of Education Candidate
Filing Opens December 16
Candidate filing for
the April 7, 2015, election to the Francis Howell School District Board of
Education opens at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 16, 2014, and continues until
5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. The three-year terms of Director Marty Hodits and President Eric Seider will expire in
Inclement Weather and School Closure Procedures
Francis Howell School District (FHSD) strives to hold school according to the
school calendar adopted by the Board of Education; however, to ensure the
safety of the students and staff, there may be times when school will be
canceled due to inclement weather. Please make sure you are familiar with
Centennial Book Available for Purchase
Get your copy of the Francis Howell School
District book, Centennial: A Magnificent Journey. This book presents the 2014-2015, here and now, Francis
Howell School District as a direct outcome of the efforts, and struggles of
successive generations and key individuals committed to building something
ever-better for children and youth. And, because great things don’t happen in a
vacuum, the context of each historical era is provided.
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Dec. 16 7 pm PTO Meeting- one week later than normal
Dec 19 1:10 pm Early Release
Dec. 22-Jan 5 Winter
January 6 First
Day Third Quarter
January 9 Report
Cards from 2nd Quarter Go Home in Backpacks
following students led the entire school in the Pledge of Allegiance this past Dominic
Henning, Chase Arehart, Bailey Fulfs, Valerie Showers, Shayla Dawes
Friday 12-12-13 Day 1 Monday
12-15-13 Day 2 Tuesday 12-16-13 Day 3 Wednesday
12-17-13 Day 1 Thursday
12-18-13 Day 2