Online Scholastic Book Fair

Fri, May 7 4:15pm

Starting Monday, May 10, Hacienda will be running an ONLINE ONLY book fair. Our Book Fair helps our students discover new books, favorite characters, and more! Every purchase earns our school rewards ... [More]

Parent Help Needed for 5th Grade Virtual Science Camp

Mon, May 3 12:14pm

As you know, the traditional 5th grade science camp where students go away for 4 nights was cancelled due to Covid. Many parents and staff are working hard to provide a fun virtual alternative for our ... [More]

Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week - May 3rd - May 7th

Thu, Apr 29 11:04am

Greetings Hacienda Parents!     Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week is May 3rd - 7th!   This is an exciting Hacienda tradition where we have the opportunity to show our teachers and staff just how much th ... [More]

HIPS Bylaws Update

Fri, Apr 16 9:13pm

Good Evening Hawk Families,    We hope you are doing well and enjoying spring break.     HIPS has bylaws that we abide by and that define our roles, abilities, and reach. We have updated the HIPS byla ... [More]

Spring Fling- Action Week details

Sat, Apr 10 1:43pm

You did it Hawks! You crushed our $10,000 goal and raised over $17,000 for our special school programs. Now you get to have some fun over Spring Break and earn keychain tokens!   See attached coloring ... [More]

Second Spring Fling Update - We did it!

Tue, Apr 6 3:39pm

Second Spring Fling Update   It is official Hawks, we passed our $10,000 goal for Spring Fling! The race is tight for our participation reward of a special class art party. The top three classes are: ... [More]

Urgent Need For Yearbook Pictures!

Mon, Mar 29 11:15am

We're in the final stretch!!!!! The Yearbook was a monumental effort to gather pictures from all the homes in our community to document this unprecedented year of Distance Learning! The pages are look ... [More]

2021-2022 HIPS Board Positions

Tue, Mar 2 1:33pm

Hello Hawk Families,  We hope you are all well. With 6 weeks of school left for this year we are looking forward to next year. Would you be interested in joining the HIPS Board for the 2021-2022 schoo ... [More]

*Extended* Yearbook School Picture Contest

Tue, Feb 23 1:45pm

We have extended the yearbook photo contest.  There are just a few more days for your student's headshot to be submitted.  Mrs. Hargunani's 1st grade class is almost there at 97%! Just behind are Luon ... [More]

Correction to the Sunday Message

Mon, Jan 18 12:58pm

There were some incorrect dates given in Sunday's principal message that need to be corrected. First, the School Site Council meeting is Wednesday, January 20th not January 22nd.  Lastly, the HIPS mem ... [More]

Got Box Tops?

Fri, Jan 15 1:26pm

Got Box Tops? Box Tops are an easy way to raise money for our school. Look for the Box Tops logo on your everyday grocery purchases. The days of clipping Box Tops are over, you can now submit them onl ... [More]

School Internet DOWN

Wed, Jan 13 9:45am

Internet is down at school.    Please have your child read a book and we hope to get back online soon.     

Star Party Speaker Q&A Responses

Sun, Dec 20 10:23am

Thank you Hacienda Stars!  We were so excited we had over 200 students/families partake in our first virtual Star Party! Our hawks had so many 'outer space' questions that our scientists took the extr ... [More]

Star Party Survey - your feedback is appreciated!

Wed, Dec 9 2:46pm

Star Party seeks your feedback. Please answer a 2 minute survey about your family's experience!  https://tinyurl.com/yyur4mfl    

Reminder - Appreciation Tree!

Mon, Dec 7 11:37am

We have over 100 notes of thanks and support for our Hacienda teachers and staff for the appreciation tree. Nice work Hacienda family!  Let's keep them coming so that the tree is full and every teache ... [More]

Teacher & Staff Appreciation Tree

Mon, Dec 7 10:18am

Even though thanksgiving is over, the season of giving thanks to the people who love our children never ends.  We wanted to offer a way for you to express your appreciation in a unique, free and safe ... [More]

Star Party Craft Kit bags available - Hacienda Main Office

Thu, Dec 3 8:51pm

Star Party has 50+ craft bags still available for pick up!  All are  welcome to swing by Hacienda office on Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm, first come first serve. Check Out Saturday's Star Party detail ... [More]

Shop small this weekend and support HIPS! Logowear on sale!

Sat, Nov 28 10:47am

Shop small this weekend and support HIPS! Show that Hawk spirit with some new logowear! Visit our online store to purchase Hacienda shirts, hats, hoodies & more!  Adults you too can be stylish for you ... [More]

Volunteers Needed!

Thu, Nov 12 12:41pm

This has been a difficult year for so many people. All of the parents are working so hard to make distance learning work for their children and balance their commitments. I believe that a significant ... [More]

Come Join the Family Fun Events Committee!

Tue, Nov 10 12:30pm

Hi Volunteers!    I am the coordinator of the Family Fun Events and wanted to let you know what we were brainstorming for this strange 2020 year.    Fall Event... now moving to Winter- This event will ... [More]

Annual Giving Drive Update!

Tue, Nov 10 9:14am

I bet you have been wondering whatever happened with the Mr. Weber beard contest. Well, we can finally share some photos with you. Here he is in all his Hawk glory. You can see it right? Squint really ... [More]

Share your Halloween and Fall Festival photos!

Wed, Oct 28 8:52pm

Hey Hawks! The yearbook team is always looking for photos of our Hawks for the 2020-2021 yearbook. With Fall Festival and kids dressing up for Halloween in class this Friday, this is a great opportuni ... [More]

Sprouts Garden program seeks docent and helpers

Fri, Oct 9 7:31am

Sprouts, Hacienda's parent led gardening program, is seeking parents to be a classroom docent or helper for the 2020-21 school year.  Sign Up via Konstella here:  https://www.konstella.com/app/school/ ... [More]

Final Raffle Video. Hacienda Hawks Rose to the Occasion!!

Thu, Oct 1 6:04pm

Here is the final student raffle drawing for you, filmed with some actual Hacienda hawks. Check it out! Thanks again for all of your support for our giving drive!    https://youtu.be/e7iCwHbdJZc

Giving Drive Update - We Did It!!!

Sun, Sep 27 6:14pm

You did it Hawks!   We reached our goal and raised over $100,000. Now you get to decide how Mr. Weber will tame the wild beast that is his beard! Voting will start in classrooms when we return from br ... [More]

Art Vistas Info Sessions - Come hear what's in store for this year

Tue, Sep 15 12:18am

Thank you to the volunteers who have already signed up and expressed interest in supporting our Hacienda community. If you would like more information about Art Vistas and an overview of what we have ... [More]

Volunteering at Hacienda

Wed, Sep 2 10:00am

Looking for ways to get more involved at Hacienda?  Volunteering at Hacienda can be extremely rewarding for both you and your child. Thanks to our strong volunteer community, HIPS is able to provide a ... [More]

Quick reminder: New Bell Schedule!

Sun, Aug 23 10:50pm

Many parents with multiple children at Hacienda were having difficulty with the staggered bell schedule.  So, it has been updated to align better for multiple-child households.  Check the attached ima ... [More]

Meet the HIPS team. Get involved!

Sun, Aug 16 5:11pm

Welcome returning and new families to the 2020/21 school year! The HIPS board is excited for a new school year and we are committed to continuing the Hacienda traditions that makes our school so speci ... [More]

1st Day of School Photos for Yearbook

Wed, Aug 12 12:20pm

Hello Parents,   We did it!   We made it through the summer and are now onto our 2020-21 school year. I wanted to send out a quick note to let you know that we are still planning to do a yearbook, but ... [More]