Tuesday, November 22, 2016

GATE Newsletter


Current Events... 
3rd thru 5th Grade Students have been working on their People of the West Reports ... 3rd Grade Students will be presenting on December 13th, 14th & 15th ... 4th and 5th Grade Students will be presenting on December 6th, 7th, 8th & 9th ... Notes (and/or emails) will go home with your child's specific date that he/she will be presenting their report ... Each student will either need a costume and/or prop(s) for presenting his/her report ... Please refer to the 2016-2017 HSES GATE Syllabus/Packet for more detailed info on their reports ...

Upcoming Events...
PARADE ... Dec 3rd ...
3rd, 4th and 5th Grade Students will have the opportunity to ride on the GATE float in the Christmas Parade on December 3rd ... Our float will be a WhoVille/Grinch theme ... Students will need to dress in fun, whimsical clothes (bright colors, crazy hair etc) ... Judging will be at 5pm ... Parade begins at 6pm ... Volunteers will be needed Dec 1st & 2nd around 6pm both nights to help put our float together at the Centerpoint bldg across from Harps ... Plan to send home and/or email forms to sign up for Christmas float ... 

Monday, Dec 5th, 2016 ...
To the Old State House in Little Rock ... 
3rd, 4th and 5th Grade Students will leave from school that day around 8:15AM returning to school before the end of the school day ... Please bring a sack lunch ... Permission forms will be sent home and/or emailed ... 

Saturday, December 10
Students that wld like to participate in this event can meet at the GATE float around 5pm at Spring Park ... Students will need to dress in fun, whimsical clothes (bright colors, crazy hair etc) ... There will be pics with the Grinch ... No charge for pics with the Grinch ... Donations will be accepted up to $5 ... This will be a just for fun event for the GATE Kiddos to dress up, hang out together and hv some fun at Spring Park!! Sign up forms will be sent out ... 

7th Grade GATE Students...
All 7th grade GATE students were sent home information about the Duke Tip Program.  Parents will need to register their child on the website.  Students will be taking the ACT on February 11th at Heber Springs High School.  If you need more information, please visit https://tip.duke.edu/
Two great FREE study websites include number2.com and march2success.com

Please feel free to email Mrs. Baker at nbaker@hssd.k12.ar.us or call/text her at (501) 691-1255 with any questions that you may have!! Looking forward to a Fun Holiday Season!! :-)

Dr. Buffalo shares Indian Artifacts with GATE Students

GATE Takes Ozark Trails Fes 2016 Best Float

GATE T-shirt design winners

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Retirement Celebration!!!

Congratulations on your retirement Mrs. Mallis, Mrs. Latch, and Mrs. Martin!!!

Monday, May 16, 2016

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Sneed's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Eskew's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Tharp's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Monk's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Steven's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Martin's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Johnston's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Ingram's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Logan's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Romero's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Parish's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Ellis's Class

Quiz Bowl -- Mrs. Bennett's Class

Quiz Bowl --Mrs. Norton's Class

5th Grade Field Trip

A big "thank-you" to all the parents who offered or volunteered to help make this Crime Scene Investigation possible.  The kids loved the workshop :-)

Quiz Bowl - Mrs. Frank's Class

Quiz Bowl - Mrs. Bly's Class