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“Fabulous Flora” – Grade 5

The NH Division of Parks and Recreation visited HMS on October 10th to present “Fabulous Flora” to the 5th grade. Each class participated in an interpretive program facilitated by 2 SCA NH Corps members, Ranger Claire and Ranger Lauren. Students extended their learning of ecosystems by learning about omnivores, carnivores and herbivores by tracking the […]

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Bat Houses Coming to Memorial And Underhill Schools

Approved by the Hooksett School Board was Life Scout Anthony Kokoszka’s Eagle Scout Project. On Saturday, October 11, 2014, from 11:00AM-3:00PM, Anthony will be hosting a fundraising car wash at Burger King on Hooksett Road across from Shorty’s. Donations will be gladly accepted.  He needs to raise $640 to build 25 bat houses to be hung around the […]

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School Store on Thursdays

‘School Store’ is back!  Each Thursday, students may visit the HMS school store during their recess time.  Thanks to our school volunteers, students may purchase a variety of school supplies or other small items.  We ask that students bring no more than $2.oo for purchases.  Happy shopping!

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Destination Imagination – Parent and Student Information & Registration Night

Would you like a Challenge? Destination Imagination (DI) promotes 21st century thinking and problem solving to engage our students in interactive, collaborative teamwork, creativity, and real world challenges. Anyone interested in learning more about a year long, after school creative problem solving enrichment program? Please attend ! Parent and Student Information & Registration Night Tuesday, […]

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Hooksett Memorial School Music Blog

Click here to go directly to the Music Department’s blog for all the important information about music, band, and chorus. In the future, please look for this information under the Students and Families tab on the homepage.

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Grade 3 – Wisconsin Fast Plants

In third grade, we are studying plants and their life cycle.  As a part of our unit, we plant Wisconsin Fast Plants and watch them grow while observing each stage of their life cycle.  We were lucky enough to have Mrs. Veilleux, retired HMS third grade teacher, come help each classroom plant their seeds.  This is Miss Brown’s […]

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Grade 3 Guidance with Mrs. Berger – Mrs. Ux’s Class

September 2014 “Personal space, outer space…What’s the difference?” asks Lewis the space expert.   Lewis, the main character in Julia’s Cook’s delightful story, “Personal Space Camp”  has a problem with personal space.  Through the use of props, students experienced how it feels when your personal space is invaded.  In school we usually like our personal space […]

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Playground Safety at HMS

All students at HMS have been reviewing and learning how to use the playground equipment correctly and safely during their first Physical Education Class. Third graders received their training on the first two days of school and are excited to use the equipment during recess. Fifth grade classes worked in groups and choose different pieces […]