Date: November 15, 2018
Winter is coming. Please make certain to send your children to school ready for the weather, with coats, hats, gloves/mittens, boots, and snow pants (if they want to play in the snow). The HMS Winter Recess Guidelines (including wind chill): 15 or above degrees = Outdoor Recess; 14 or below = Indoor Recess
Date: November 01, 2018
Click here to read the November Principal Report.
Date: October 26, 2018
A "Meet the Candidates" night will be held on November 15. More information will be coming soon. To read biographies of each candidate, click here.
Date: October 20, 2018
Be on time, be prepared, bring questions and other tips for the parent-teacher conference with your elementary school child. Elementary school is when parents are most likely to attend conferences, and these meetings will lay the foundation for your attitude and form your impression of conferences in the future, according to educational consultant and child expert Dr. Michele Borba. Read the rest of this article at parenttoolkit.com.
Date: October 19, 2018
Rosanne Beaudoin, HMS Media Specialist, has been working with representatives from the Hooksett Public Library to offer an opportunity for all students to “tinker” with different STEM products and activities again this year. Each classroom will have the opportunity to explore coding through Ozobots, Probots, and Sphero; learn about electricity and circuitry through Snapcircuits and clay circuit activities; focus on logic and sequencing by playing Gravity Maze and other games; and learn to think spatially and use creativity by using recyclables and MakeDo kits to create new objects. It’s been exciting to see the classes that...
Date: October 19, 2018
Three fifth grade classes (Mrs. Levesque, Mrs. Godbout, & Mr. Rivet) participated in a Mayan Dig at school today. Artifacts were hidden in a sandy area and the students participated in a simulated archeologists dig, using varied tools and a search grid in the sand. Mrs. Lang, a former HMS teacher, assisted in the setup and activity. Thanks to all!
Date: October 15, 2018
"Get on Board", the skateboarding program that travels to schools around the state, arrived at HMS on Monday, October 1st to HMS. Students in all grades have had an opportunity to learn skateboarding basics during their physical education classes. The students have been raving about the experience. Thanks to Mrs. Lemay, our PE/Health Teacher, for bringing this to HMS.