Have a Great Summer!

Wed, Jun 8 1:32pm

  Hank was able to stop by several classrooms today & say happy last day of school to the students & staff! We hope everyone has a wonderful summer break!

Attention Parents- A Message From Principal McCauley

Tue, Jun 7 6:27am

This is Principal McCauley with an important message for today, June 7th and Wednesday, June 8th. Yesterday, the building was without Air Conditioning. As a team, we took necessary steps to process a ... [More]

Yearbook Cover Contest Winners!

Mon, Jun 6 4:57pm

Thank You Gold Group & Volunteers!

Sun, Jun 5 4:21pm

  Thank you to our generous sponsor The Gold Group Sales and Rentals for providing our 5th graders with Hungry Howies Pizza, Pelican snow cones and some awesome Hank the Hawk temporary tattoos!  Our s ... [More]

Congratulations to our New 2022-2023 PTA Executive Board Members

Fri, Jun 3 4:45pm

Thank you Hawk Dads!

Fri, Jun 3 4:35pm

  Thank you, Hawk Dads, for another great year! Your dedication to helping our school every week with carpool is truly appreciated!   *If you are interested in joining our awesome Hawk Dads, please se ... [More]

2022 Martha Bookout Scholarship Winner

Wed, Jun 1 3:24pm

Last General PTA Meeting & Vote

Wed, Jun 1 2:53pm

  The PTA will hold their last general PTA meeting on Thursday, June 2nd @ 6pm via Zoom. We will be voting in the 2022-2023 PTA Executive Board that evening. You must be a registered PTA member in ord ... [More]

Save the Date- Last General PTA Meeting & Vote

Fri, May 27 1:55pm

  The PTA will hold their last general PTA meeting on Thursday, June 2nd @ 6pm via Zoom. We will be voting in the 2022-2023 PTA Executive Board that evening. You must be a registered PTA member in ord ... [More]

June Volunteer of the Month

Wed, May 25 7:52am

  We would like to congratulate all our 2021-2022 Lead Class Parents for being nominated as our June Volunteer(s) of the month! We know this school year was like none other and we more than appreciate ... [More]

Media Center End of Year Notice

Tue, May 24 7:45pm

Hello Hawk Ridge Families!   Just a quick reminder that all Hawk Ridge Elementary Library Books will need to be returned as soon as possible for inventory purposes.  If you have any library books that ... [More]

Urgent Request

Wed, May 18 7:22am

The Hawk Ridge Elementary School PTA is seeking immediate volunteers to create an audit committee. Due to untimely resignations on the PTA board, all financial information must undergo an audit before ... [More]

End of Year Party Dates and Times

Sun, May 15 8:21pm

Lost and Found Items

Sun, May 15 9:00am

THANK YOU for your Book Fair Support!

Mon, May 9 4:58pm

Dear Parents and Families, We would like to send our sincerest gratitude for helping to make our spring Book Fair an outstanding success! Our reward for hosting a Book Fair is watching your kids disco ... [More]

Ballantyne Families Helping Neighbors In Need

Mon, May 9 11:21am

Dear Families,   Our community has been amazing throughout this year - thank you!!  But, we are HALFWAY through our fundraising period and are slightly behind where we need to be!      If you are able ... [More]

THANK YOU - Staff Appreciation Week was a big success!

Thu, May 5 6:30pm

We would like to thank each and everyone of you who made Staff Appreciation Week a big success!   Click on the image to watch the video

THANK YOU Carolina Family Chiropractic!

Wed, May 4 9:54pm

We would like to sincerely thank Carolina Family Chiropractic for generously giving of their time during Staff Appreciation Week. They donated complimentary chair massages to all Hawk Ridge staff memb ... [More]

THANK YOU - Hawk Fest had a phenomenal return!

Wed, May 4 7:51pm

Hawk Fest returned, and we prepared this video as a sample of what we experienced that day! We would like to thank each and everyone of you who made this fabulous day possible!   Click on the image to ... [More]

Proctors needed - EOG testing

Tue, May 3 6:14pm

Dear Families, We are in need of proctors and hall monitors for our upcoming EOG testing. This would not be possible without the support of our volunteers. Please consider signing up: https://www.sign ... [More]

Volunteer of the Month!

Sat, Apr 30 11:10am

Congratulations to Colby Foster for being selected as our May Volunteer of the Month! This is Colby’s 1st year at Hawk Ridge Elementary & has volunteered in numerous ways. He is an active member of ou ... [More]

After-school program pick-up for TODAY

Fri, Apr 29 8:05am

Dear Families,  Hawk Fest is taking place this evening! In preparation for our event, the after-school program pick-up will work as follows: Parents will pull into the carpool lane and will exit left ... [More]

Hawk Fest Checklist - IMPORTANT

Sun, Apr 24 8:50pm

Mystery Guest Reveal!

Sun, Apr 24 8:38pm

And our Hawk Fest Mystery Guest is...... Did you guess? See you all at Hawk Fest!

Scholastic Book Fair has officially opened

Thu, Apr 21 4:59pm

Hawk Ridge Scholastic Book Fair has officially opened!  Yesterday afternoon our teachers and staff stopped by and completed their wishlist.  Be sure to remind your students to checkout their teacher’s ... [More]

LIGHTS! CAMERA! APPRECIATION!

Wed, Apr 20 5:25pm

Join us as we roll out the red carpet and celebrate our all star cast of teachers and staff. Star treatment will begin on Monday, May 2nd and conclude on Friday, May 6th. The Staff Appreciation Week C ... [More]

Hawk Fest Raffle Tickets!

Wed, Apr 20 11:46am

6 baskets, 6 different themes, the more tickets, the more chances to win! Each raffle costs $1, you can purchase individual ones on the date at the "HRE Entrance Tables", or purchase them in bundles o ... [More]

Have you purchased your Hawk Fest tickets yet? TODAY is your LAST DAY!

Mon, Apr 18 5:59pm

Hawk Fest will return to Hawk Ridge on Friday, April 29th from 5-8pm! Today is your LAST DAY to purchase your tickets at presale price via www.pay4schoolstuff.com (Tickets are required for admission a ... [More]

IMPORTANT! - TODAY's Hawk Fest Parking

Fri, Apr 8 1:30pm

Wondering where to park when coming to Hawk Fest? Parking will be offered by Morrison Family YMCA and by Light of Christ Church. Please plan ahead and keep in mind that all car access to Hawk Ridge El ... [More]

IMPORTANT! - Hawk Fest Parking

Fri, Apr 8 1:28pm

Wondering where to park when coming to Hawk Fest? Parking will be offered by Morrison Family YMCA and by Light of Christ Church. Please plan ahead and keep in mind that all car access to Hawk Ridge El ... [More]

IMPORTANT: Hawk Fest Parking!

Fri, Apr 8 1:27pm

Wondering where to park when coming to Hawk Fest? Parking will be offered by Morrison Family YMCA and by Light of Christ Church. Please plan ahead and keep in mind that all car access to Hawk Ridge El ... [More]

Have you purchased your Hawk Fest tickets yet?

Fri, Apr 8 12:06pm

Hawk Fest will return to Hawk Ridge on Friday, April 29th from 5-8pm! Purchase your tickets at presale price through April 22nd via www.pay4schoolstuff.com (Tickets are required for admission and acce ... [More]

Book Fair eWallet set up

Tue, Apr 5 8:38pm

Dear Parents, For your convenience Scholastic has safe alternative for cash, e-wallets! For more information or to set up your Childs ewallet, visit our book fair homepage. Due to the national coin sh ... [More]

HRES in-person Spring Book Fair starts TODAY!

Tue, Apr 5 8:36pm

Dear Hawk Ridge Families, We are so excited to officially welcome everyone to our Spring Book Fair. If your child needs an extra wish list, feel free to print an extra at home and send it in with them ... [More]

Online Book Fair

Tue, Apr 5 8:33pm

Please remember, this year, the best way for your student to shop is with their ewallet, which can be set up via the book fair link below. Due to the national coin shortage, making exact change this y ... [More]

National Assistant Principals Week!

Mon, Apr 4 1:23pm

This week is National Assistant Principals Week, so please join us in congratulating our amazing assistant principal Mrs. McGuirk! Thank you Mrs. McGuirk for all you do for our students, staff and Fam ... [More]

HRES Spring Book Fair - Save the date!

Mon, Apr 4 12:04pm

Dear Hawk Ridge Families  Our Spring Bookfair will beginning on April 21st (in person) and run until April 29th.  We will be open for in person shopping during school hours from April 21-29th.  On Apr ... [More]

SAW - Behind the scenes!

Fri, Apr 1 7:50pm

Staff Appreciation Week: Friday - Behind the Scenes Students wear your teacher’s favorite color!

SAW - Thankful Thursday!

Fri, Apr 1 7:48pm

Staff Appreciation Week: Thursday - Thankful Thursday If you feel inspired to do so, please recognize your teacher and adopted staff member in your own way.

SAW - May the 4th be with you!

Fri, Apr 1 7:44pm

Staff Appreciation Week: Wednesday - May the 4th Be With You Students wear your Jedi gear!

SAW - Helping hands!

Fri, Apr 1 7:41pm

Staff Appreciation Week: Tuesday - Helping Hands Bring in hand soap, hand sanitizer & hand lotions for your teacher!

SAW - Red Carpet Ready!

Fri, Apr 1 7:39pm

Staff Appreciation Week: Sunday - Red Carpet Ready Bring chalk to Hawk Ridge and write messages or draw pictures to the staff along the parking lot, blacktop, and sidewalks. This will be a fun surpris ... [More]

SAW - I'm your biggest fan!

Fri, Apr 1 7:34pm

Staff Appreciation Week: Monday - I’m Your Biggest Fan Teachers and Staff will receive a sweet note from their students. Students will work on these notes at school.

Hawk Fest tickets presale starts TODAY!

Thu, Mar 31 6:34pm

Hawk Fest will return to Hawk Ridge on Friday, April 29th from 5-8pm! Purchase your tickets at presale price from today April 1st through April 22nd via www.pay4schoolstuff.com (Tickets are required f ... [More]

Ardrey Kell Fine Arts Presents: MATILDA The Musical

Wed, Mar 30 12:06pm

Ardrey Kell Fine Arts Presents Roald Dahl’s MATILDA The Musical March 25-27 & April 1-3 Tickets are $15 at ardreykelltheatre.com Reserved seating. One or two of your Families could win a real swing se ... [More]

Thank You Twigs & Figs!

Thu, Mar 24 6:57pm

The 5th Grade Planning Committee would like to thank Twigs & Figs owner Treena Chaudhuri for coming into Hawk Ridge and giving each 5th grade classroom an amazing presentation on our eco-system.  Each ... [More]

A message from The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Thu, Mar 24 9:51am

Dear Hawk Ridge Parents and Guardians,   Congratulations to our families, students and staff on their hard work and commitment to helping others. Thank you for participating in The Leukemia & Lymphoma ... [More]

Hawk Fest is back! - Save the date

Thu, Mar 24 8:04am

HRE PTA is very excited to announce that: Hawk Fest is finally back! Presale tickets will start on 4/1 via www.pay4schoolstuff.com Save the date!

Thank You for your donations!

Fri, Mar 18 7:39pm

  All your generous donations made the "St. Patrick's Day Grab & Go Breakfast" for our Teachers & Staff a total success: THANK YOU! HRE PTA

HRE Konstella Survey

Mon, Mar 14 10:15am

Dear HRE Families, We would love to hear from you! As we are heading towards the end of this school year, we would like to know from your experience if the funding for this platform continues to serve ... [More]

Happy Pi Day!

Sun, Mar 13 8:06pm

A Little Ray of Sunshine!

Fri, Mar 11 12:39pm

Type a note to let a HRE staff member know that they are appreciated! A Little Ray of Sunshine    The note could be for any member of the staff - custodian, teacher, office staff, special area, EC, co ... [More]

Have you ordered you Spirit Wear yet?

Fri, Mar 11 8:01am

Get your HRE Spirit Wear delivered to your home by clicking here

Volunteer of the Month

Wed, Mar 9 4:45pm

We are excited to announce Karina Brinton as our April Volunteer of the Month! Karina has supported our school in numerous ways throughout her time at Hawk Ridge Elementary. Karina has volunteered to ... [More]

It's time to Spirit Wear!

Mon, Mar 7 11:16pm

The wait is finally over! Get your HRE Spirit Wear delivered to you by clicking here

Last chance to order your copy of the Yearbook through March 4th!

Fri, Feb 25 7:15pm

HRE Families, We were given an extension for those that still need to purchase their Yearbook: Get your copy of the Yearbook by March 4th:  Just scan the below QR code or click here There won't be ext ... [More]

Career Day sign-up deadline is TOMORROW!

Wed, Feb 23 7:15am

Career Day Presentation To promote Career and College Readiness during the month of March we need parents to come on the morning news show to present to our students. If you cannot be here in person y ... [More]

Career Day!

Wed, Feb 23 7:13am

Career Day Presentation To promote Career and College Readiness during the month of March we need parents to come on the morning news show to present to our students. If you cannot be here in person y ... [More]

HRES Read Across America Mystery Readers

Mon, Feb 21 2:26pm

Hi HRE Families, To help celebrate Read Across America Week, some teachers have indivated they would love to have a guest mystery reader in their classroom! Please review the available slots below. Yo ... [More]

HRES Read Across America Mystery Readers

Mon, Feb 21 2:25pm

Hi HRE Families, To help celebrate Read Across America Week, some teachers have indivated they would love to have a guest mystery reader in their classroom! Please review the available slots below. Yo ... [More]

Calling ALL Hawk Ridge Volunteers - Media Center

Sun, Feb 20 2:47pm

The media center needs volunteers! If you are interested in volunteering, please reach out to Chandraprabha Singh who is our "Media Center Committee Chair". You may contact her at chandraprabhasingh16 ... [More]

Volunteer of the Month

Mon, Feb 14 6:50pm

Congratulations to Camilla Vidarsson for being selected as our March Volunteer of the Month! Camilla has been generously giving of her time for several years now at Hawk Ridge. She has dedicated count ... [More]

March Lunch and Learn is TODAY!

Mon, Feb 14 6:33pm

March Lunch and Learn Raising Kids In The Digital Age Details: Friday, March 4th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A question and an ... [More]

March Lunch and Learn is TOMORROW!

Mon, Feb 14 6:32pm

March Lunch and Learn Raising Kids In The Digital Age Details: Friday, March 4th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A question and an ... [More]

March Lunch and Learn

Mon, Feb 14 6:30pm

March Lunch and Learn Raising Kids In The Digital Age Details: Friday, March 4th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A question and an ... [More]

March Lunch and Learn

Mon, Feb 14 6:28pm

March Lunch and Learn Raising Kids In The Digital Age Details: Friday, March 4th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A question and an ... [More]

Class Picture Day is coming!

Mon, Feb 14 6:11pm

Class Picture Day is on Wednesday February 16th! Skip the order form and pre-order before picture day! Click Here to Order Order access will expire 48 hours after picture day ------------------------- ... [More]

Last day to order your copy of the Yearbook is Feb 28th!

Sun, Feb 13 11:11am

HRE Families, Get your copy of the Yearbook by Feb 28th:  Just scan the below QR code or click here Did you take more pictures? Upload them here

Martha Bookout Dine & Dash - Nothing but Noodles TOMORROW!

Wed, Feb 9 8:01am

Dear Hawk Ridge Families, Martha Bookout was a beloved teacher at Hawk Ridge Elementary. She had a passion for working with students. Martha was always the first to lend a hand.  She was always giving ... [More]

Martha Bookout Dine & Dash - Nothing but Noodles TODAY!

Tue, Feb 8 9:16pm

Dear Hawk Ridge Families, Martha Bookout was a beloved teacher at Hawk Ridge Elementary. She had a passion for working with students. Martha was always the first to lend a hand.  She was always giving ... [More]

National School Counselor Week

Mon, Feb 7 11:19am

Please join us in congratulating our amazing counselors Mary Bleich & Melissa Huether! Thank you for all you constantly do and for making our school the best it can be!

Food Pantry - What we require from you

Sun, Feb 6 10:23pm

Thank You for the Ballantyne Families Food Pantry!

Sun, Feb 6 10:13pm

We wanted to send a BIG thank you to all the families who donated to the Ballantyne Families’ food pantry! We especially want to recognize our 5th grade Student Council who promoted the food drive for ... [More]

Join the Yearbook Committee Today!

Thu, Feb 3 10:43am

Light The Night

Tue, Feb 1 12:41pm

Dear Parent or Guardian, Our school is participating in The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Light The Night campaign, a service-learning program that helps raise critical funds for blood cancer pa ... [More]

Happy Birthday!

Fri, Jan 28 11:02am

Happy Birthday!

Fri, Jan 28 11:02am

Happy Birthday!

Fri, Jan 28 11:01am

Happy Birthday!

Fri, Jan 28 11:00am

Happy Birthday!

Fri, Jan 28 10:59am

Volunteer of the Month

Fri, Jan 28 10:39am

Please join us in congratulating Trent Jones for being selected as our February Volunteer of the Month! This is Trent’s 10th & last year volunteering as a Hawk Dad. During his time at the school, he h ... [More]

Yearbook Pictures and LAST DAY for personalization is TOMORROW!

Thu, Jan 27 7:51pm

Hello Hawk Ridge Families! It's Yearbook time and we need your help making the Yearbook fun and inclusive for all of the Hawk Ridge Hawks! Here is the link for uploading pictures to the Hawk Ridge Yea ... [More]

A Little Ray of Sunshine!

Tue, Jan 25 11:24am

Type a note to let a HRE staff member know that they are appreciated! A Little Ray of Sunshine    The note could be for any member of the staff - custodian, teacher, office staff, special area, EC, co ... [More]

Valentine's Day Candy Grams - Order Deadline is TOMORROW!

Fri, Jan 21 5:17pm

Valentine's Day Candy Grams

Fri, Jan 21 5:15pm

Valentine's Day Candy Grams

Fri, Jan 21 5:13pm

Dine & Dash - Nothing but Noodles

Fri, Jan 21 9:48am

Dear Hawk Ridge Families, Let's get a kitchen-cooking break and help our school! Thursday Feb 10th from 4pm - 8pm

Hawk Ridge Elementary Teacher of the Year 2021 - 2022

Thu, Jan 13 10:27am

Congratulations to Melissa Bippus for being named Hawk Ridge Elementary Teacher of the Year for the 2021-2022 school year!!! If you see her, congratulate her!

January Lunch and Learn is TODAY!

Thu, Jan 6 11:57am

January Lunch and Learn Topic: The New Normal and Fighting Anxiety Details Friday, January 28th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A ... [More]

January Lunch and Learn is TOMORROW!

Thu, Jan 6 11:56am

January Lunch and Learn Topic: The New Normal and Fighting Anxiety Details Friday, January 28th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A ... [More]

Reminder - January Lunch and Learn

Thu, Jan 6 11:55am

January Lunch and Learn Topic: The New Normal and Fighting Anxiety Details Friday, January 28th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A ... [More]

Reminder - January Lunch and Learn

Thu, Jan 6 11:53am

January Lunch and Learn Topic: The New Normal and Fighting Anxiety Details Friday, January 28th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A ... [More]

January Lunch and Learn

Thu, Jan 6 11:51am

January Lunch and Learn Topic: The New Normal and Fighting Anxiety Details Friday, January 28th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by guest speaker, Trent Morrow of L&B Counseling PLLC. A ... [More]

Lunch Helping Hands

Mon, Jan 3 3:17pm

Happy New Year Hawk Ridge Families!    We are continuing to help our teachers have a well-deserved break during their lunch on Fridays. Volunteers will cover classes in the cafeteria, as well as assis ... [More]

Gingerbread House Competition Winners!

Fri, Dec 17 1:38pm

We would like to announce our "Gingerbread Competition" winners, all Gingerbread Houses were amazing, however the votes provided the below results: Congratulations to 5th Grade with #11 for winning 1s ... [More]

Thank You All for your contributions - "Assisting Families During the Holidays"

Thu, Dec 16 7:44am

Volunteer of the Month

Tue, Dec 14 11:39am

Congratulations to Marieta Stewart for being selected as our January Volunteer of the Month! Marieta has volunteered at Hawk Ridge for several years now in various roles. She is always more than willi ... [More]

Holiday Spirit Week - Fri Dec 17th is Holiday Cheer

Sun, Dec 12 5:15pm

Holiday Spirit Week - Thur Dec 16th Winter Party

Sun, Dec 12 5:13pm

Holiday Spirit Week - Wed Dec 15th is Candy Cane Day

Sun, Dec 12 5:12pm

Holiday Spirit Week - Tue Dec 14th is Plaid Flannel Day

Sun, Dec 12 5:10pm

Holiday Spirit Week - Mon Dec 13th is Winter Wonderland

Sun, Dec 12 5:06pm

Assisting Families During the Holidays

Tue, Dec 7 5:00pm

Hawk Ridge Families, The time of the year has arrived and we will be "Assisting Families During the Holidays". With your help approximately  30 Families from our sister school Nations Ford will be abl ... [More]

Holiday Spirit Week & Winter Class Party!

Wed, Dec 1 10:41am

Hawk Ridge Families, The Holiday Season is quickly approaching! This year, right before the Winter Break, we will be celebrating the last week of school with a “Holiday Spirit Week”, where all the stu ... [More]

December Lunch and Learn TOMORROW

Fri, Nov 19 6:57pm

December Lunch and Learn Topic: Building Your Child’s Self-Esteem and Parent-Child Relationships Details Thursday, December 9th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by Mary Bleich (Counselor ... [More]

December Lunch and Learn

Fri, Nov 19 6:56pm

December Lunch and Learn Topic: Building Your Child’s Self-Esteem and Parent-Child Relationships Details Thursday, December 9th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by Mary Bleich (Counselor ... [More]

December Lunch and Learn

Fri, Nov 19 6:54pm

December Lunch and Learn Topic: Building Your Child’s Self-Esteem and Parent-Child Relationships Details Thursday, December 9th at 12pm on Zoom. Information will be presented by Mary Bleich (Counselor ... [More]

Have you ordered your Bundt Cakes yet?

Tue, Nov 16 6:24pm

Deadline is getting closer, so let's help our school by purchasing some delicious bundt cakes! Go to: https://www.pay4schoolstuff.com  Place your orders by tomorrow Wednesday Nov. 17th at 9:00am. Pick ... [More]

Nothing Bundt Cakes Order Pickup is TODAY!

Mon, Nov 15 11:46am

Nothing Bundt Cakes Order Deadline TODAY at 9:00am

Mon, Nov 15 9:21am

Hawk Ridge Families, Last hours to place your bundt cake orders!   Go to: https://www.pay4schoolstuff.com Place your orders through 9:00am TODAY Wednesday Nov. 17th. Pick your delicious bundt cakes up ... [More]

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Sun, Nov 14 12:38pm

Hawk Ridge Families! Would you like a delicious "Bundt Cake"? If your answer is yes, let's help our school and: Go to: https://www.pay4schoolstuff.com  Place your orders between Monday Nov. 15th throu ... [More]

Volunteer of the Month

Sat, Nov 13 10:48am

We are excited to announce Chandraprabha Singh as our December Volunteer of the Month! Chandraprabha is such an asset to our school & goes above & beyond! Chandraprabha has a passion for volunteering ... [More]

Upload your pictures for the #yearbook !

Wed, Nov 10 11:23am

HRE Families! Please use this link: https://images.jostens.com/416865968

Dine & Dash TODAY!

Tue, Nov 9 12:19pm

Remember to have a kitchen-cooking break today and help our school!

Dine & Dash - Penn Station

Mon, Nov 8 7:16pm

Hawk Ridge Families, Once again let's get out of the kitchen and help our school! Tuesday Nov 23rd 4pm-8pm

Dine & Dash TODAY!

Mon, Nov 8 6:59pm

Remember to have a kitchen-cooking break today and help our school!

Dine & Dash - Hungry Howies!

Mon, Nov 8 6:57pm

Dear Hawk Ridge Families, Let's get a kitchen-cooking break and help our school! Wednesday Nov 10th from 4pm - 9pm  

CMS Academic Calendar Update

Wed, Oct 27 4:54pm

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education voted to make Nov. 1 a teacher workday at its Oct. 26 meeting.   NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY 1st & TUESDAY 2nd.   Superintendent Earnest Winston also said that he ... [More]

Lunch Helping Hands

Wed, Oct 27 12:31pm

Hello Hawk Ridge Families!    We are looking for help to give our teachers a well-deserved break during their lunch on Fridays throughout December. Volunteers will cover classes in the cafeteria, as w ... [More]

THANK YOU HAWK RIDGE FAMILIES!

Mon, Oct 25 5:12pm

Hawk Ridge Families! We had an incredible time these past few days during our Hawk Ridge Elementary Fun Run! We’re proud of our students, families, teachers, business sponsors, staff, and so many more ... [More]

Charlotte Fire Department Annual Candy Drop

Fri, Oct 22 5:14pm

Book Fair Afternoon Hours - TODAY!

Thu, Oct 14 1:35pm

As a reminder: Our Book Fair is open 3:30pm-6:30pm TODAY!

HRE Boosterthon Fundraiser began today!

Thu, Oct 14 8:35am

Hawk Ridge Families!  Our Hawk Ridge Boosterthon Fundraiser began today, and we are thrilled about this year’s program!   This year, our entire school is raising funds for classroom and community need ... [More]

Volunteering with CMS - Access Requirements

Wed, Oct 13 6:24pm

Dear Hawk Ridge Families, We are very thankful and lucky to have so many parents willing to help and donate their precious time as volunteers for our school. To be able to volunteer, we shall all foll ... [More]

October is National Principals Month!

Wed, Oct 13 11:38am

Please join us in congratulating Ms. McCauley and Ms. McGuirk for being amazing Principal and amazing Assistant Principal! Thank you for all you do for our students, staff and Families at Hawk Ridge! ... [More]

Polar Plunge Challenge

Wed, Oct 13 11:05am

Hawk Ridge Families! Tomorrow is our BIG Celebration Event Day! Which means that tonight is the LAST NIGHT for donations before the Fun Run! If you haven’t registered, shared, or given, IT’S NOT TOO L ... [More]

Science Experiment with the Booster Team!

Wed, Oct 13 11:00am

Hawk Ridge Families! We’re on our way to reaching our goal of $30,000 for Classroom supplies and school community needs. Thanks for your support so far! Please consider sharing your link with extended ... [More]

Mystery Box Challenge

Wed, Oct 13 10:56am

Hawk Ridge families! We need YOUR HELP to reach our goal of $30,000 for classroom and school community needs. You can help by participating in tonight’s challenge: The class with the most NEW pledges ... [More]

Pie a Booster Team Member in the Face

Wed, Oct 13 10:53am

Hawk Ridge families! We need YOUR HELP to reach our goal of $30,000 to strengthen our school through classroom and school community needs. You can help by participating in tonight’s challenge: The cla ... [More]

Weekend Challenge Prize

Wed, Oct 13 10:30am

Hawk Ridge Families! We’re on our way to reaching our goal of $30,000 for Classroom supplies and school community needs. Help our school TODAY by sharing your donation link with others or giving to ou ... [More]

PJ's for a Reg!

Tue, Oct 12 5:04pm

Our students had a blast with the Hawk Ridge Elementary Boosterthon Kickoff! Register your student on MYBOOSTER.COM, and they can earn a free prize! If your student gets registered on mybooster.com to ... [More]

Dine and Dash TODAY!

Tue, Oct 12 12:18pm

Hey Parents! Tired of cooking? Get TODAY off with our Dine and Dash @ Nothing But Noodles Stonecrest from 4-8pm!

Boosterthon Kickoff is TODAY!

Mon, Oct 11 6:03pm

Boosterthon Kickoff is Tomorrow!

Mon, Oct 11 6:03pm

Boosterthon Countdown - 2 Days!

Mon, Oct 11 6:02pm

Boosterthon Countdown!

Mon, Oct 11 6:00pm

Notes from the Nest

Mon, Oct 11 5:12pm

In case you missed Ms. McCauley's weekly email: Good Afternoon Hawk Ridge Families, This is Principal McCauley with a message for the week ahead. This is a very exciting week for the Hawk Ridge school ... [More]

Fall Book Fair Officially Open!

Mon, Oct 11 8:14am

Happy Monday Families! Our Fall Book Fair is Officially Open! Remember you can set your eWallet up or send your student with cash (if preferred); we also have evening shopping hours (Tues 3-8pm - Thur ... [More]

Diary of a Wimpy Kid BIG SHOT Pre-order form

Fri, Oct 8 7:24pm

 

Online Fall Book Fair & eWallet

Fri, Oct 8 7:18pm

Boosterthon is coming!

Thu, Oct 7 5:29pm

A Little Ray of Sunshine

Thu, Oct 7 11:15am

Type a note to let a HRE staff member know that they are appreciated! A Little Ray of Sunshine    The note could be for any member of the staff - custodian, teacher, office staff, special area, EC, co ... [More]

Volunteer of the Month

Wed, Oct 6 10:01pm

Congratulations to Diana Farrington for being selected as our November Volunteer of the Month!   Diana has volunteered to be our Yearbook committee chair this school year. We know the Yearbook is a BI ... [More]

Required Class Items - Class Packs

Wed, Oct 6 9:22pm

Hurry up and buy your kid(s)'s "Required Class Items" via www.pay4schoolstuff.com Items are subject to each grade level

Fall Treats - Oct 29th

Wed, Oct 6 5:23pm

Our loved ones will enjoy some "Fall Treats" with their Teachers and classmates!   Please check your Konstella's Classroom to see how you can contribute to your kid(s)'s class!

Volunteer of the Month

Wed, Oct 6 4:18pm

Please join us in congratulating Andrea Hudson for being selected as our October Volunteer of the Month! She has volunteered to be our Book Fair committee chair this school year! Andrea will be respon ... [More]

A Little Ray of Sunshine!

Wed, Oct 6 2:29pm

  Type a note to let a HR staff member know that they are appreciated! A Little Ray of Sunshine    The note could be for any member of the staff - custodian, teacher, office staff, special area, EC, c ... [More]

Early Release Day

Tue, Oct 5 10:41am

As a reminder:

National Custodian Day!

Mon, Oct 4 6:43am

Saturday 10/2 is National Custodian Day and we'd love to celebrate our wonderful custodians Marta, Barbara and Otis! Please join us in celebrating them when you see them at school!

And now: October Birthdays!

Fri, Oct 1 7:23am

It is still September, so Happy Birthday!

Thu, Sep 30 8:51pm

Teachers and Staff Lounge Record Signup

Sat, Sep 25 10:30am

After breaking the fastest signup record to help replenish our Teachers & Staff Lounge Room we would like to say: To each and everyone of you who made this possible! We are lucky to have you at Hawk R ... [More]

October Lunch Helping Hands

Fri, Sep 24 3:34pm

Hello Hawk Ridge Families!    We are looking for help to give our teachers a well-deserved break during their lunch on Fridays throughout October. Volunteers will cover classes in the cafeteria, as we ... [More]

SAVE TIME IN LINE! - Jump the Line Carpool Passes Auction

Thu, Sep 23 7:38am

Today is the "Last Day" of our SAVE TIME IN LINE! - Jump the Line Carpool Passes Auction!   Bidding continues until 7:00pm today!   Don't miss this opportunity to get one of our 7 "Jump the Line Carpo ... [More]

SAVE TIME IN LINE! - Jump the Line Carpool Passes

Fri, Sep 17 4:22pm

Hawk Ridge PTA is auctioning 7 Jump the Line Carpool Passes. The passes are good for morning and afternoon carpool and valid through the end of this school year 2021/2022. These passes allow you to sk ... [More]

A message from Laura Schlesing, PTA President

Mon, Sep 13 9:04am

Join the PTA - We Need You!

Tue, Sep 7 7:29pm

Konstella - Classroom Change

Sun, Aug 22 1:34pm

Dear Families, First day of school is just hours away! We are so excited for this new school year and we would like to kick it off as organized as possible. For the Families already in Konstella, the ... [More]

5th Grade Class Gift

Thu, May 27 10:02pm

Yearbook Distribution

Thu, May 27 9:56pm

Parents of Hawk Ridge Students! This is just a reminder that yearbooks will be distributed later in the summer.  Once we have a delivery date from Jostens, we will schedule a distribution date and com ... [More]

Hawk Ridge PTA Spirit Wear Sale

Thu, May 13 5:07pm

May Friday Spirit Days

Thu, May 13 12:26pm

Last Day of Teacher Appreciation Week

Thu, May 6 5:57pm

Volunteers of the Month - May

Thu, May 6 12:44pm

We are excited to announce the 5th Grade Planning Committee as our May Volunteer(s) of the Month! These parent volunteers are working hard behind the scenes to ensure our current 5th graders are sent ... [More]

Virtual Spring Book Fair Begins Today!!!

Sun, Apr 18 5:15pm

Our Virtual Spring Book Fair begins today!  This is a great time to stock up for Summer reading while supporting our school.  Please be sure to access our fair using the URL link below.  Once there, y ... [More]

Last Chance to submit Students Yearbook Photos

Mon, Apr 12 1:46pm

WE ARE KICKING OFF HERO SQUAD!

Mon, Apr 12 12:23pm

WE ARE KICKING OFF HERO SQUAD! Hawk Ridge Elementary is a vital partner in the mission to cure blood cancers and to give help and hope to families with kids fighting leukemia and lymphoma. Be on the l ... [More]

Family Event at YMCA!

Fri, Apr 9 12:00pm

Attached please find information about a fun family event hosted by the YMCA.

April Spirit Days!

Wed, Mar 31 11:58am

Volunteers of the Month - April

Wed, Mar 31 10:00am

We would like to congratulate all our 2020-2021 Class Parents for being nominated as our April Volunteers of the Month! Thank you all for stepping up this school year & supporting the classrooms in th ... [More]

Yearbook Cover Contest Winner!

Fri, Mar 19 2:14pm

Volunteers of the Month - March

Wed, Mar 3 11:33am

We would like to congratulate the volunteers & families who donated their time to paint the blacktop at our sister school Nations Ford Elementary for being selected as our March Volunteer of the Month ... [More]

March Spirit Days

Wed, Mar 3 11:26am

Hawk Ridge Yearbook

Thu, Feb 18 10:57am

Please see attached file

Dance Fit - 1 Week away!

Fri, Jan 29 8:56am

Hawk Ridge families!  We're only 1 week away from kicking off our Hawk Ridge Dance Fit and our students and staff are so excited! We’re looking forward to having fun and building community  together.  ... [More]

Spirit Days for February

Thu, Jan 28 6:01pm

100th Day of School

Thu, Jan 28 5:23pm

Volunteers of the Month - February

Thu, Jan 28 2:42pm

This month we would like to congratulate our volunteers (Christina Sloat, Bonnie Welles, Kelly McGrath, Chandraprabha Singh, Sally Baker, Rachel VanDine & Susan Medina) who came out to paint the black ... [More]

Hawk Ridge Dance Fit - 2 Weeks Out

Sat, Jan 23 11:01am

Hawk Ridge families!  We're only 2 weeks away from our Hawk Ridge Dance Fit! I know our school is getting excited for it to kick off!  Today, donating officially opened on funrun.com, so you can suppo ... [More]

Boosterthon - 3 weeks out

Fri, Jan 15 3:36pm

Hawk Ridge families! Our Hawk Ridge Dance Fit will kick off in just 3 weeks on February 2nd. Our goal is to strengthen our school community by having fun, inspiring our students to live with character ... [More]

Save the Date, February 2nd

Fri, Jan 8 2:52pm

Hawk Ridge families!   We are excited to kick off our Hawk Ridge Dance Fit on February 2nd!    We have 3 goals for this year's program: 1. Bringing our school community together for some FUN! 2. Inspi ... [More]

Chess Club

Fri, Jan 8 8:25am

January Spirit Days

Wed, Jan 6 2:35pm

Volunteer of the Month - Liz Faulkner

Wed, Jan 6 10:50am

Congratulations to Liz Falkner for being selected as our January Volunteer of the Month! Aside from keeping busy with her full-time job, Liz has supported our school in numerous ways! Liz has taken ov ... [More]

Staff Birthdays - January

Wed, Jan 6 10:48am

Nations Ford Angel Tree Delivery!!

Wed, Dec 16 2:41pm

Our truck is full and so are our hearts! Today we brought the special delivery to Nations Ford Elementary School- We provided 37 families with grocery cards and each of the 99 children with at least: ... [More]

Remaining Angel Tree Assistance Needed

Tue, Dec 8 8:10am

Good Morning! Yesterday we consolidated all the remaining Angel Tree Items into one master list that can be shared with our community.    If you are still interested in helping, please visit the link ... [More]

Volunteers of the Month - December

Tue, Dec 1 8:50am

We are proud to announce the Hawk Dads as our December Volunteer(s) of the Month! The Hawk Dads are always willing to lend a hand wherever needed! This school year, they helped make sure our Hank’s Ba ... [More]

Spirit Days for December!

Mon, Nov 30 8:17am

Shop for the Angel Tree

Sat, Nov 28 12:18pm

Please remember while you are doing your holiday shopping this weekend....   Hawk Ridge has partnered with our sister school, Nations Ford Elementary again this year for our Angel Tree.  We have ident ... [More]

Jump the Line Carpool AUCTION!

Mon, Nov 23 7:15am

Looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? We are auctioning 6 Jump the Line Carpool Passes - 3 for A day families, and 3 for B day families. The passes are good for morning and afternoon carpo ... [More]

Support Hawk Ridge while you shop!

Sat, Nov 21 10:09am

Families, before you start your Holiday Shopping, remember you can support Hawk Ridge with every purchase! Go to hawkridgepta.shutterflystorefront.com to order your Holiday Cards. You can still use an ... [More]

We won the lottery!

Thu, Nov 19 8:57am

We won the lottery! Our friends at Harris Teeter have donated $2,500 to support Hawk Ridge PTA. Yesterday we met a representative from Harris Teeter to accept the generous gift on behalf of the school ... [More]

Tuesday, November 17th, Bring your favorite stuffed animal Spirit Day!

Mon, Nov 16 6:23pm

Friday, November 20th - Bring Your Favorite Stuffed Animal Day!

Mon, Nov 16 6:14pm

Food Collection this Thursday November 12 at Ardrey Kell

Wed, Nov 11 10:48am

 

Thank you from Ballantyne Families Helping Ballantyne Families

Wed, Nov 11 9:12am

Volunteer of the month - November

Tue, Nov 10 7:39am

Congratulations to Chandraprabha Singh for being selected as our November Volunteer of the Month! Chandraprabha is always willing to step in & help wherever needed. She has volunteered several times d ... [More]

Tuesday, November 10th and Friday, November 13th - Watcha Reading? Share your Favorite Book!

Mon, Nov 9 9:50pm

Spirit Friday Days for November!

Mon, Nov 9 9:46pm

Teacher Parade Results!

Wed, Nov 4 10:11am

A huge thank you to all the teachers that participated in the Back To School Costume Parade - we loved seeing all of you!  The votes are in and here are the results:   First Place Kindergarten – Pete’ ... [More]

Thank you Sherwin Williams and Home Depot

Tue, Nov 3 5:54am

Thank you to Sherwin Williams (paint donation) and Home Depot (discount on painting supplies) for helping us make the blacktop projects a huge success!

Vote for the Teacher Parade!

Tue, Nov 3 5:53am

Today is the last day to vote for your favorite car in the teacher parade! https://forms.gle/CV6Uz8Y5smTDi7ry9   Also, please don't forget to upload your photos for the yearbook. You can upload your p ... [More]

Watch with your students - we want to show you our smiles!

Sun, Nov 1 6:37pm

Teachers and staff are so excited to have students back in the building this week!  However, we know if will be hard to see their big smiles behind their masks.  Here is a video to show the "smiles be ... [More]

Friday, November 6th Superhero Day

Sun, Nov 1 10:09am

Virtual Scholastic Book Fair

Fri, Oct 30 9:28am

Don’t miss out on our Fall Book Fair!  This is the last week to shop for exciting new releases and best sellers.  Profits from the book fair will be used to provide Author Talks and free books for our ... [More]

Virtual Scholastic Book Fair begins November 9th!

Fri, Oct 30 9:23am

Our Virtual Book Fair begins Monday, November 09thand will run through November 22nd.  While we can’t shop the fair in-person this year, you and your student will have access to over 6,000 items throu ... [More]

Parade Tomorrow - Details Attached!

Thu, Oct 29 8:11am

Hank's Back To School Costume Parade will begin Friday at 3pm.   Attached please find the event flyer and parade route.   Prizes will be awarded to the teachers with the best cars.   After the parade ... [More]

Help feed Ballantyne families in need for November/December

Thu, Oct 22 8:17am

Help feed Ballantyne families in need for November/December Please help provide food assistance to 90+ Ballantyne CMS families and staff in need that have been identified by school counselors. Please ... [More]

Thank you Hawk Ridge Families!

Fri, Oct 16 2:31pm

Huge thanks to all the families that heard our call for support and didn’t hesitate to help! Thanks to you we have 40 iPad stands for classroom teachers, 10 webcams and tripods for support and special ... [More]

School Spirit Days

Thu, Oct 15 2:29pm

Volunteer of the Month - October

Tue, Oct 13 2:16pm

  Congratulation to Sheilah White for being selected as our October Volunteer of the Month! Sheila has volunteered countless hours to provide support to our Media Center. She was also a huge help in o ... [More]

Amazon Smile

Mon, Oct 12 11:21pm

Do not forget that Hawk Ridge PTA participates in the Amazon Smile Rewards Program. When making purchases through Amazon Smile you are making donations to your favorite non-profits. Be sure to sign up ... [More]

Support our School and Teachers!

Sun, Oct 11 11:10am

We are excited to have students back in the building soon but also realize that a new set of challenges arises under this hybrid model.  Many Hawk Ridge teachers will be required to teach students in ... [More]

More families need food assistance for October

Tue, Sep 22 3:40pm

*** More families need food assistance for October *** Our school counselors have identified additional families in need, and the financial situation for some of the original October sponsors has chan ... [More]

1st General PTA Meeting on September 23rd at 7 pm

Tue, Sep 22 9:54am

Visit www.pay4schoolstuff.com to pay annual membership fee and join us on Wednesday for our first general PTA meeting.

Join the PTA - We need You!

Thu, Sep 17 10:49am

Get Your Pictures in the Yearbook

Tue, Sep 15 12:59pm

School Spirit Days

Thu, Sep 3 7:48am

Every Friday we will have a different School Spirit Theme! Attached please find the schedule for September.

PLEASE link your Harris Teeter e-Vic Card

Mon, Aug 31 7:51pm

Hawk Ridge Families, PLEASE take a moment to link your e-Vic card. This is one of our only fundraisers this fall and an easy way to support our school and students. Without our regular fundraising eve ... [More]

Back To School Checklist

Mon, Aug 24 7:10am

Please take a few moments to make sure you've completed everything on the PTA Back to School Checklist.  Thank you!

Ballantyne Families in Need

Sun, Aug 23 8:43pm

Tomorrow is SPIRIT DAY!!

Thu, Aug 20 8:13pm

Tomorrow (Friday) is our first spirit day!   Students, please wear HR shirts (or school colors) and show your class and teachers just how much you love our school!   Don't forget... Our online Spirit ... [More]

Online Spirit Wear Store - NOW OPEN!

Tue, Aug 11 10:10am

Time to show your Hawk Ridge pride! Our online Spirit Wear Store is open from now until August 31st. All orders will ship directly to your home in September! https://hawkridge.itemorder.com/sale

Back To School Photo Signs

Mon, Aug 10 8:32pm

Big weekend ahead as Hawk Ridge families prepare for a new kind of Back to School! Please print these signs for your students and share their first day of school pictures with us on Monday. We want to ... [More]

Grocery Shopping to help our school!

Sun, Aug 9 3:09pm

Hawk Ridge Families - can you please take a minute and relink your Harris Teeter e-vic cards?? It's an easy way to help support the PTA and Hawk Ridge community!! PLEASE share with friends and family ... [More]

Grocery Bags Needed!

Sat, Aug 8 11:08am

The school is in need of A LOT of brown paper grocery bags to use for distribution of student supplies next week.    We have placed bins outside the school to collect them.   If you can help us by dro ... [More]

Newsletter and Parent Survey!

Thu, Jul 23 10:05am

Please take a few minutes to read the Hawk Ridge Newsletter and complete the HRES Back to School Parent Survey. Thank you!   https://www.smore.com/v5np8   https://bit.ly/HRESBacktoSchoolParentSurvey