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Special Days & Events

 

We have a lively school community and with the support of our wonderful Heather parents and PTA we offer many events throughout the year for our students and families.  These dates are SUBJECT TO CHANGE or TBD until the 2016-17 calendar has been confirmed. For the latest event and general school dates, see the School Calendar.

 Please note the many school holidays, including Thanksgiving Week, Winter Break, President’s Week, and Spring Break and plan your family vacations accordingly. Attendance counts!

August 6 – 9     SMARTE KINDER KAMP

Registration at www.smartesancarlos.com

August 14     NEW FAMILY SOCIAL EVENT

TBA

August 18     TK / KINDERGARTEN MEET, GREET & PLAY

Come join current Heather families, along with other incoming kindergartners and their families, Heather Lower Yard for some fun and treats, Heather Lower Yard, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

August 21     TK and K MEET & GREET

TK and Kinders are invited to meet their teacher and see their classroom the day before school, Tuesday, August 22, 10:00 – 10:45 am.

August 22    FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

Welcome to Heather! The first day of school is a Wednesday, and therefore is a minimum day. All students are dismissed at 12:25 on minimum days. Please see the bell schedule for more information.

August 30     BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT

This is a parent only event. Come meet your child/children’s teacher and learn about their upcoming school year.

September 3     LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

September     BACK TO SCHOOL FAMILY SOCIAL

TBA

September     PICTURE DAY

School pictures are scheduled to be taken on Thursday, September 26.

October     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

October 8      LOCAL SCHOOL HOLIDAY

No school

October     WALK-A-THON

October 17

October 31     HALLOWEEN PARADE AND CLASS PARTIES

The Heather student parade starts at 8:45 am, followed by classroom parties. Students are to come to school dressed in costume over regular clothes. Costumes will be removed before lunch.

October 15-19     DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP WEEK

A week focused on learning online safety and digital citizenship.

November     STEM/Engineering Night

A family enrichment event, details TBA

November     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

November 12     VETERAN’S DAY HOLIDAY

No school

November 9, 13 – 16     PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCE WEEK & MINIMUM DAYS

November 9, 13 – 16     BOOK FAIR AND STORY NIGHT

The fall Book Fair will be held in the Heather Library after school each day during Parent/Teacher Conference Week. Story Night is a family event, details TBA.

November 19 – 23      THANKSGIVING VACATION

December 24 – January 4     WINTER VACATION, followed by Jan. 5 No School Day / Teacher Professional Development Day

January     MULTICULTURAL DAY

January 25

Janurary     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

January 21     MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

School Holiday

February     MATH NIGHT

A family enrichment event, details TBA

February     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

February 18 – 22      PRESIDENT’S WEEK BREAK

February (TBD)     SCEF ONLINE AUCTION AND TEACHER DONATIONS

Bid on staff donations, including after school activities with teachers, Principal of the Day, Secretary of the Day, Librarian of the Day and more!

March     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

March 18 – 22     ABILITY AWARENESS WEEK

March (TBD)     SCEF DINNER AND LIVE AUCTION EVENT

Look for information on SCEF’s annual fundraising event!

April     SCIENCE NIGHT

A family enrichment event, details TBA

April     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

April  1 – 5     SPRING BREAK

May    MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

May 6– May 10     TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK

May (TBA)     SPRING BOOK FAIR

 

The Spring Book Fair will be held in the Heather Library after school and during Open House.

May 27     MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY

No school

May 30     OPEN HOUSE AND ART SHOW

An event for the whole family. Come visit your child’s classroom and see all the learning taken place over the year. Visit the Heather Art Show in the MUR.

June  (TBD)   RELAY RECESS AND PENNY WARS

A fun Heather community service event. Start saving those pennies! Details TBA

June (TBD)     HONORARY SERVICE AWARDS

This special award ceremony recognizing parent volunteers and teachers who have gone above and beyond serving Heather School, 8:25 during the Monday Morning Assembly in the Amphitheater.

June 12     LAST DAY OF SCHOOL AND MINIMUM DAY

Happy Summer Everyone! We’ll see you again August 2017

 

Up-to-date calendar information can always be found on School Calendar. Some events may be subject to change.