Our school conducted the annual Bee during the first few weeks of January, with class competitions and a whole school competition for grades 4 and 5. Congratulations to our school champion, Alex Dresser, a fourth grader in Mrs. Champagne’s class. River Saxon, in Mrs. Curran’s fifth grade class, was our runner-up and will be the […]
Archive | January, 2017
The current opiate drug epidemic is affecting students and families of all races, ethnic groups, ages, and income levels, including those from affluent families. Children and teens are increasingly coming into contact with or being exposed to illegal drugs. Please join us in a discussion about this critical issue about the current opiate and heroin crisis […]
Fitness Friday is cancelled for Friday, January 20, 2017.
One of the Hooksett School Board goals is to consider an opiate/drug wellness presentation for student and parents. As a response to this goal, Captain Joseph Stalker from the Hooksett Fire Department and Lieutenant Janet Bouchard from the Hooksett Police Department will discuss the current opioid issue in New Hampshire with parents and the community. […]
The McIntyre Ski Program begins on Monday January 9, 2017. Student participants from HMS will be transported to McIntyre Ski Area in Manchester to receive lessons, go skiing, and just have a great time. McIntyre Ski Area is home to one of the largest snowsports school programs in the Northeast! They partner with many elementary […]
Students continue to share many ideas about what is going well (and no so well) at HMS. December’s meeting was more of a fireside chat, with students talking about some of their concerns, including: recess equipment, water bubbler temperature, water bottle filler bubblers, bathroom passes at lunch, keyboarding, the band/chorus performance, Destination Imagination, making announcements […]