On January 25th, at 6:00pm, the Harrison Hills City School District Spelling Bee took place. Twenty participants battled it out for the top eight places and two alternates that move on to the Regional Bee on March 13, 2021. Six elementary students will be proudly representing our school. Congratulations to Joseph Taylor (6th) for placing 3rd, Charley Miller (6th) for placing 4th, Emma Palmer (5th) for placing 7th, Lance Rupp (5th) for placing 8th, Chace Byers (6th) for placing as the 1st Alternate, and Katie Cumings (5th) for placing as the 2nd Alternate.
January’s Students of the Month
Preschool: Amelia Madzia
Preschool: Cheyenne Hadden
Kindergarten: Azarah Stull and Brian Gonzalez
First Grade: Serenity Toth and Stephen Kidd
Second Grade: Bandon Conaway and Joey Cunningham
Third Grade: Jax Phillipson and Abi Rupp
Fourth Grade: Kingston Smith and Shayla Nameth
Fifth Grade: Nellie Patterson and Olin Wade
Sixth Grade: Mikayla Pelegreen and Sydney Smith
Preschool- Second Grade Group Shot
Third- Sixth Grade Group Shot
This Week with Miss Dale
Connor Coverdale and Miss Tasha have been learning about the solar system while Connor held his favorite planet, Mars.
Connor Coverdale has also been learning about the moon phases with Miss Tasha.
Fun in First
Here’s a picture of Mrs. Turner’s class with their read and response craftivity for their weekly story, “Ruby in her own Time.”
Soaring in Second
Students in Miss Tipton’s 2nd grade class, who met their 2nd nine weeks AR goal, were rewarded with a new book. There was one student absent from the photo.
Kylie Montgomery, Landon Coffman, and Jayce McAfee all got 100% on their unit spelling tests!
These kiddos got a 100% on their unit vocabulary test!
Brodie Sweeney and Landon Coffman reached their 75 point AR goal.
Alyvia Bryant reached her goal of 100 AR points.
Thriving in Third
Third grade students were given a specific energy source to learn about then were required to create a google slide show to educate their fellow students on that energy source. Here are a few of the projects.
Fabulous in Fourth
Students are learning their new weekly vocabulary words with a cloze activity.
Tweeting from 21st
Mrs. Starr's 5th grade 21st Century Enrichment students have been working on a research project about a career that interests them. For the final step of the project, they had to present their findings to the class and dress in the professional attire required for that profession.
Nellie Patterson presented as a vet tech.
Grace Bardall presented as a journeyman electrician.
Aubrie Moss presented as a zoologist.
Katie Cumings presented as a veterinarian performing surgery.
Caden Dennison presented as a nurse.
Emerson Wood presented as a zoo keeper.
Last week, Mrs. Starr's 6th grade 21st Century Enrichment students went into the classrooms and read a book that each of them had written and illustrated that taught a lesson. After reading to the students they had to reflect on the positives and negatives of their experience.
Wyatt Zeroski put his snow day to good education use by building a snow volcano.
These HUSKIES have been doing great things at HCE!
Sixth grader, Bailey Smith
Fourth grader, Kingston Smith
Third graders, Maddox Beaird and Reese Dunlap
Sixth grader, Joseph Taylor
Thursday, February 11
• Valentine’s Day Class Parties
Friday, February 12
• Parent Teacher Conferences, No School
Monday, February 15
• President’s Day, No School