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]

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 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

Required Class Items - Class Packs

Wed, Oct 6 9:22pm

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

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


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, 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 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!   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 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!

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!