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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
September
28th
In person for Group A

Remote for Group B
and Remote Only students

 TUESDAY
September
29th
 In person for Group A

Remote for Group B
and Remote Only students
WEDNESDAY
September
30th
 Remote Learning
for all students

CogAT
for Remote Only students
4th grade
 THURSDAY
October
1st
In person for Group B

Remote for Group A
and Remote Only students

FRIDAY
October
2nd

In person for Group B

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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HPS Board of Education Meeting
Monday, September 28th
6:30 PM at Northview Middle
Wear Masks & Temps Taken
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We are currently in PLAN B
or hybrid instruction
with the following schedule:

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 a water bottle,
borrowed iPads
and their chargers to school,
and attend online instruction
on your remote learning days.
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Watch the
RETURN to LEARN Video
from HPS for information
about what to expect
as we return to school.

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Supply Lists 2020-2021


Kindergarten         1st Grade

2nd Grade            3rd Grade

4th Grade            5th Grade

Special Areas, EC,
 AIG and ESL
 



UPCOMING IMPORTANT DATES:

Board of Education Meeting-September 28th
End of Quarter - October 15th
Required Workday - October 16th

Veteran's Day - November 11th
Thanksgiving Break - November 25th-27th



HPS CALENDAR

HPS TESTING CALENDAR