Hawk News Sept. 17th- 23rd
Sun, Sep 17 1:39pm
Holmes Elementary

 September 17th, 2017



September 18th- DFD Islands Restaurant

4:30 pm to close

Come out and enjoy dinner with other Holmes families while raising that money for Holmes!!! 20% goes straight back to Holmes! Bring family, bring friends, bring everyone! 


September 19th- Picture Day

Put on your best outfit and come dressed to impress. Gerardy photo will be here to take our kids fall school pictures. These pictures will be going into the yearbook. Please make every effort to have your child at school on time for their school pictures.

September 19th- Last Day for Classroom Contest

332 total students have joined thus far; 57% of our student body!  Keep them coming!
We've extended the classroom contest deadline so parents have until next Tuesday to join to receive credit for the classroom contest. (Top 4 classes with the highest % of participation will get $50 for their class and each student will receive 5 free tickets to the upcoming Holmes Halloween Carnival). 
Member Perks!!  Joining PTA gives you access to some great discounts on Boxed.com purchases, Yoobi, Hertz, Google Express, and much more!  For full member discounts, you can click on this link: http://capta.org/join/member-perks/
Thanks for your support!

Now that school has begun, we parents need to be diligent on checking our child/s hair (even the older kids) for the pesky buggers. The best prevention is checking frequently. 


September 22nd @ 8:30 am - Arts Attack Orientation for all volunteers that will be teaching arts attack in their classrooms.  We will be giving you all the information you need on the new ONLINE arts attack! You're going to love it!


Welcome to our Box Tops program! Please read the attached flyer for details to see how you can earn FREE money for our school. Every month on the last Friday we will be collecting.  Please make sure you turn in your box tops in a Ziploc bag or envelope with your student’s name on it.  There will be 3 winning classrooms at the end of the year (1st, 2nd and 3rd).  Each month one classroom will win bragging rights and keep the Box Top Trophy for the month.


Year Long Fundraising Opportunities!
There are many ways to help out a little or a lot at Holmes. We understand times can be rough, so here are some alternative ways you can help Holmes earn some cash for some things yo
u may already be buying or doing.

P.S.  Grandparents love taking photos of receipts for shoparoo. 

Download the flyer with all the opportunities! 

A big thank you to all the volunteers and shoppers at our book fair last week. Our school made over $2,000 and it was one of our highest grossing book fairs ever. GREAT JOB!