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THIS WEEK AT VIEWMONT

In-person / remote hybrid instruction begins
with students attending in person for
Group A on Monday and Tuesday
or
Group B on Thursday and Friday
or
continuing with remote only learning.

 MONDAY
October
26th
In person for Groups A
and 4-day

Remote for Group B
and Remote Only students

 TUESDAY
October
27th
 In person for Groups A
and 4-day

Remote for Group B
and Remote Only students
WEDNESDAY
October
28th
 Remote Learning
for all students


 THURSDAY
October
29th
Remote Learning Day
for ALL students
due to weather.

Please follow your
regular schedule for
remote learning days
(Wednesday schedule)

FRIDAY
October
30th

In person for Groups B
and 4-day

Remote for Group A
and Remote Only students

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VIEWMONT MASKS
Viewmont Masks

Available for your purchase:
Schools, staff, teachers, and family members--can all place an order for masks of their choosing--with masks representing different HPS schools. 
Questions?
Call Custom Design Group:
828-578-6507
https://hpsmaskup2020.itemorder.com/

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BUILDING READERS NEWSLETTERS
from The Parent Institute

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Keep learning at home!
Here are some fun links to try!


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See our Viewmont Artists'
work here:

73rd Annual Paul Whitener
Student Art Show
Hickory Museum of Art

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Viewmont Elementary

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Dual Language Immersion Program

Ask us about the Dual Language Immersion program continuing at Viewmont Elementary School for the 2020-2021 school year.  Program enrollment is for rising kindergarten students. Dual language classes are bilingual classes where native-English speakers and native-Spanish speakers learn together with the goal of being proficient in both languages.  If you are interested in learning more, please call our office to request more information or speak with someone about this exciting program and opportunity for rising kindergarten students.

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 Please register new students
at Viewmont as soon as possible.
Registration and enrollment 
information can be found
 HERE
 

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HICKORY SHARED ACCESS

Hickory Shared Access allows all HPS students to use his/her unique account to access books and electronic resources from the Hickory Public Library. LEARN MORE HERE

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Do we have your current phone numbers and reliable way to contact you in case of an emergency or child's needs?
Please make sure we hav
e a working phone number for someone we can call if your child were to get sick or hurt at school.

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Resources for Parents:


Conscious Discipline

Read to Achieve

Ready4K
Ready4K is a program developed at Stanford University that sends text messages to your phone to help you prepare your child for kindergarten.   The text tips focus on early language and literacy development.  You can choose the language in which you would like to receive the tips.  You will receive three tips a week.  You can sign up for Ready4K by texting 

READCLT to 70138 
The tips are free, but text messaging charges may apply, depending on your phone plan. 



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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Read Mr. Hodakowski's
latest message on

SCHOOLMESSENGER
(Please use the link above and/or our PTA Facebook page for the weekly message)
  

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REMOTE LEARNING DAY
for all students.
Thursday, October 29

due to the Tropical Storm Warning
with the potential for damaging winds,
road flooding and power outages.
Schedules for class Zooms
and instruction
will be the same as what we
do on Wednesdays.
Stay home and stay safe!
We will see you on Zoom!

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DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME!
Daylight Saving Time ends
at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1.
Remember to set your clocks
back one hour!
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Picture Day
Group A - November 3rd

Remote students - November 4th
Group B - November 5th

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Domino's Spirit Night
November 4th

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Salsarita's Spirit Night
November 5th

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Book Fair
November 9th-22nd
More information coming soon!

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Veteran's Day Holiday!
November 11th
Schools are closed for
students and staff.

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Please consider donating
to our
CASTLE OF CANS
food drive.

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We are currently in PLAN B
or hybrid instruction
with the following schedule
until the end of the semester:

Group A
Mon. & Tues. - In person
Wed., Thurs. & Frid. - Remote

Group B
Mon. & Tues. & Wed - Remote
Thurs. & Frid. - In person

Remote Only
Will continue remote learning
every day.

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Please remember to
bring your face mask,
water bottle, iPad
and charger to school,
and attend all online instruction
sessions on your
remote learning days.

 

 

Supply Lists 2020-2021


Kindergarten         1st Grade

2nd Grade            3rd Grade

4th Grade            5th Grade

Special Areas, EC,
 AIG and ESL
 



UPCOMING IMPORTANT DATES:

Picture Day (Group A) - November 3rd
Picture Day (Remote students) - November 4th
Picture Day (Group B) - November 5th
Domino's Spirit Night - November 4th
Salsarita's Spirit Night - November 5th
Book Fair - November 9th-22nd
Veteran's Day - November 11th

Thanksgiving Break - November 25th-27th
End of 2nd quarter/1st semester - December 18th
Winter Break - December 21st-January 4th
Report Cards - January 7th




HPS CALENDAR

HPS TESTING CALENDAR