Weekly Newsletter 10/28/2022
“Alice laughed. ‘There’s no use trying,’ she said: ‘one can’t believe impossible things." Lewis Carroll - Through the Looking Glass
Invitations Mid Trimester 1 Progress Reports Students will be going home today with two copies of progress reports. Kindly sign and return one copy before Friday November 4th. HA Holiday Gift Card Raffle We will be collecting gift cards for a daily calendar raffle in December! Look through those gift cards at home you may not have used, or perhaps pick up a few cards to add to this great fundraiser. Students will then be selling raffle tickets at $10 a piece to friends and family. Gift cards are a great option for holiday giving! Each day in December an HA student will draw at random one winning raffle ticket! The winner will be announced via Class DoJo, social media and our HA Newsletter. Gift Cards should be donated before November 22nd. All entry tickets should be filled out with buyer information on the back and returned with funds raised in the envelope titled “HA Calendar Raffle” going home today. Tickets will be sent home to sell next Monday!
Clothes for Kids As our little ones grow and as we transition to cold weather clothing, October 1st - October 31st we welcome you to drop off new or gently used warm weather clothing for the Community Giving Tree for children in need. Thank you to all the parents who have made donations this month! November 1st we will start our Non Perishable Food Drive for the Pelham Food Pantry
Casual For a Cause Thank you for participating in Casual For A Cause $2 Dress Down Fridays! The month of October we will be donating to We Care Charity of Salem, NH. Cookies with Mindy The next Meeting with Mindy will be Tuesday 29th at 1:30pm. Parents are welcome to come and chat about how things are going and share/discuss some fun ideas for future events and activities. Makerspace Night SIGN UP HERE Join us for our next Maker Space Night on Wednesday, November 2, from 5:00 - 6:30. This Maker Space theme will be about that Post Halloween Sugar Dive! Please SAVE ALL OF YOUR EMPTY CANDY WRAPPERS (cleaned- not covered in chocolate:0) and bring them to Maker Space Night. We will be using them in our next challenge. Parents are encouraged to stay and help. Thanks!
Highlights of Week Stay updated on what’s happening in your Class DoJo and follow Hampstead Academy Events & News
Thank You Mr. O for this enormous pile of leaves! “When the leaves are on the ground instead of in the trees…I like to make a pile of them way up to my knees.” -Unknown
Safety Week at school! Students were visited by The Hampstead PD and Fire Department to talk about 911, bicycle safety, trusted adults, & Halloween safety. Our friends experienced a fire drill and learned all about fire safety within our school and our home.
These pics were too cute not to take up most of the Newsletter this week! HAPPY HALLOWEEN Hampstead Academy! Voted "BEST DAY EVER!" Students started their day in a Halloween parade for parents! We enjoyed pizza, sweet treats, and creative games lead by the 5th Grade class! Thank You HA Community for making today AMAZING!
Hampstead Academy now offers tuition assistance for qualifying families! Spread the word and visit www.hampsteadacademy.org/tuition for more details!
Important Dates Click Here for Calendar of Events
Tuesday November 1st Community Connection Meeting 4PM
Tuesday November 1st Food Pantry Drive Starts (more info to come)
Tuesday November 1st Holiday Raffle Sales Begin (more info to come)
Wednesday November 2nd Makerspace 5PM - 6:30PM
Thursday November 3rd STEAM Club 3PM-4PM
Friday November 11th Veterans Day (No School)
Friday November 18th Trimester 1 Progress Report sent Home
November 23rd - 25th Thanksgiving Break (No School)
Tuesday November 29th Cookies with Mindy 1:30PM - 2:30PM