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Archive | June, 2014

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Retiring HMS Teachers – Mrs. Veilleux, Mrs. Smagula, and Mrs. Saunders

  Seventy-seven years of teaching experience. Over 1500 students. Each of these educators has made a positive  impact on so many lives in the Hooksett community. Students, parents, families, & colleagues only have the absolute best to say about these amazing teachers. They have exuded caring, compassion, and kindness over the years; always there to […]

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Summer Reading – myON

Free Access to Digital Library through myON Through a partnership between the Digital Opportunity Consortium and myON, all educators, librarians, students and parents in the Granite State have free access to over 4,000 enhanced digital books from myON through September 30, 2014. These enhanced digital books, with flexible reading scaffolds, are the core content of […]

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2014 Robert Frost Youth Poetry Contest Winners

  Congratulations go to Jozlyn Piwowarczyk of Hooksett Memorial School, who was named the Merrimack County Poet in the 2014 Robert Frost Youth Poet Program for her poem “Raindrops”.  Also recognized was Alison Bright, whose poem “Dreams” earned her Honorable Mention for the county.  Both Jozlyn and Alison have been invited to join other winners […]

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Marvin the Mustang

When David R. Cawley Middle School replaced Memorial as Hooksett’s middle school in 2003, the students brought the Hooksett Hawk with them, leaving Memorial without a mascot. In honor of Memorial’s 50th Birthday in 2013, students were invited to participate in a contest to design a new mascot. Travis W., who was in third grade […]

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Celebrate Our Success Week

  Celebrate Our Success Week was held the week of June 9, 2014, coordinated by the PBIS Universal Team.  Each day had a special activity for students and staff to celebrate successes. The week concluded with a whole school assembly held on Friday afternoon.  Every homeroom class shared a success statement for the school year. […]

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Destination Imagination at HMS – Globals Competition – 42nd Place

The Destination Imagination program supports creativity and teamwork from imagination to innovation as they work all year to successfully complete their selected challenges. Our team traveled to the Global Competition at the end of May.  Thanks to the families that supported one another with fund raising efforts and the use of travel vouchers to lower […]