Yearbooks, Huffwear, Tech Support help, and Photos

Tue, May 29 9:35pm

Hello all!     Just a few days remaining in the school year!  A couple of reminders:   1. We still have a few yearbooks left if you would like to purchase one! These can be purchased at the office unt ... [More]

TODAY -- Huffwear and Yearbooks For Sale

Tue, May 29 8:55am

We will be out in front of the office this afternoon beginning at 1:30pm if you would still like to purchase a yearbook or any Huffwear. Payments accepted by credit card, check, or cash (exact change ... [More]

Family Social for New school on N. Whisman Rd (Slater)

Tue, May 29 8:38am

Family event for all who expect to have children attend the NEW school on N. Whisman Rd (former site of Slater elementary) in the Fall of 2019: Wagon Wheel Neighborhood Association Annual Ice Cream So ... [More]

Please Send Us This Year's Hawkfest Photos for Next Year's Yearbook!

Mon, May 28 9:17pm

If you have photos from the Hawkfest that just passed, we'd love to have them in next year's yearbook! Please put them in the Hawkfest folder at the link: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1xR0N- ... [More]

Yearbook update

Fri, May 25 9:22am

Yearbooks were distributed on Thursday, May 24th. If you feel that you were supposed to receive one and did not, please email Suzanne at yearbook@huffpta.org by Tuesday, 5/29 at 12:00PM.    If you mis ... [More]

Sale on Huffwear

Tue, May 22 9:39pm

We are holding an end-of-the-year fire sale on remaining Huffwear inventory!  We need to clear out the PTA storage closet for summer construction. So help us out and take advantage of this deal today! ... [More]

Field Day TOMORROW-- Your classes need a hand

Tue, May 22 4:31pm

From Principal Chang: Thank you to all the volunteers that have already signed up to help supervise kids during Field Day tomorrow (Wednesday 5/23).  The event starts at 8:30 am and ends at 10:00 am.  ... [More]

Thank you for all your Hawkfest efforts!

Tue, May 22 9:44am

Thank you to all our volunteers for an incredible Hawkfest!  It was truly out of this world! Special thanks to:   Ana Alonso for organizing the dance routine and generously donating the DJ - the kids ... [More]

Hawkfest Food Tickets - PICK-UP INSTRUCTIONS

Thu, May 17 3:11pm

Hello Huff Families,   Hope everyone is excited for HawkFest 2018!  If you pre-ordered food (online or via paper order forms), please read below for instructions on picking up your food tickets.  Keep ... [More]

LAST PTA Gen. Meeting THURSDAY & Bring those coins!

Wed, May 16 8:18am

Only 11 more school days for us to inundate your email!  Woo hoo!  :) And because you love PTA, you have one last opportunity to attend a General Meeting... Thursday (tomorrow) at 8:05 am in MUR Guest ... [More]

Order your Hawkfest 2018 T-shirt today!

Tue, May 8 9:05pm

Don't forget to pre-order your Out of This World Hawkfest 2018 t-shirt by this Friday, May 11 to have your shirt(s) delivered to your student's classroom on May 14.  Drop off your order form with paym ... [More]

Coin Drive May 7th - 18th to support Magical Bridge Playground

Mon, May 7 3:53pm

  Huff is collecting coins for Magical Bridge Playground:  MAY 7th -  18th. Our school (along with most schools in MV and Los Altos) is participating in collecting pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters (a ... [More]

LAST CHANCE FOR HAWKFEST FOOD ORDERS - DUE TODAY

Fri, May 4 2:08pm

 Hello Huff Families,   Last call for orders for food for Hawkfest! If you haven't yet ordered, please place your orders BY TONIGHT via the online order form for the Huff PTA homepage.  We are not pla ... [More]

Eat BBQ on SUNDAY 5/6, and 20% will support Huff!

Fri, May 4 1:51pm

From Kathy Mikulis, Huff Parent:   Eat at Armadillo Willy's Sunday Afternoon, May 6th, to Support Huff! Step 1: Go to Armadillo Willy's in Los Altos on Sunday, May 6th between 12 noon and 4 p.m.  Step ... [More]

Hawkfest Pre-orders

Tue, May 1 10:29am

Hello Huff Families!   Just a friendly reminder that this Friday, May 4 is the last day to pre-order food for Hawkfest. So turn in your forms in the office, or pay online: https://mkt.com/huff-element ... [More]

Pre-order your Hawkfest 2018 T-shirts!

Thu, Apr 26 8:59pm

Please check this week’s Friday Folders for the Hawkfest 2018 T-shirt order form.   This year’s t-shirts are royal blue with a multi-color “Out of This World” design on back and a small chest design o ... [More]

Hawkfest 2018 - Out of This World!!

Wed, Apr 25 10:39am

Please join us at our “Out of This World” Hawkfest 2018, Friday May 18that 5:00 pm on the Huff blacktop!   All of our kids LOVE Hawkfest!  We will have music, dancing, rock climbing, inflatable slides ... [More]

CORRECTED WEB ADDRESS for Hawkfest Food Orders

Sun, Apr 22 8:56pm

Hello Huff Families ....a quick update/ correction for ordering food for Hawkfest.    1.  If ordering electronically via the Huff PTA page and Square.  We noticed a slight typo for the webpage.  Pleas ... [More]

Please check today's Friday Folder for Hawkfest Food Order Forms

Fri, Apr 20 11:21am

Hello Huff Families!   We are about one month away from our beloved school festival, Hawkfest, which will take place on Friday May 18.  In order to hopefully allow you to spend more time with your chi ... [More]

Important request from your PTA

Thu, Apr 19 8:37pm

Hello Huff Families! Each year, our PTA uses your generous contributions to provide programs, services, and special experiences for ALL of our Huff students.   This year we will have spent approximate ... [More]

LAST DAY TO ORDER YEARBOOK!!!!

Tue, Mar 20 1:58pm

The deadline to order your yearbook is TODAY - so order yours now! The yearbook can be ordered by clicking the "order a yearbook" button at: https://yearbooks.lifetouch.com. You will be asked for the ... [More]

Yearbook order deadline is approaching!!!

Wed, Mar 14 5:45pm

The deadline to order your yearbook is this Tuesday, March 20th - so order yours today! The yearbook can be ordered by clicking the "order a yearbook" button at: https://yearbooks.lifetouch.com. You w ... [More]

PTA General Meeting Thursday morning

Tue, Mar 13 12:50pm

Come join us in the MUR this Thursday, 3/15, just after drop off for our PTA General Meeting.  We have our elections for next year's board, as well as an important Principal's update.  The agenda is a ... [More]

Last chance to turn in your Hawkfest T-shirt design!

Sat, Mar 10 8:41am

Just a reminder that the submission deadline for Hawkfest 2018 t-shirt design ideas is this coming Monday, March 12th!     Rules and conditions: • Submit design to the office by Monday, March 12 with ... [More]

Join us for Science Night TOMORROW at 6:30pm -- We need more Adult Volunteers too :)

Thu, Mar 8 10:57am

Join us for a super fun Huff Science Night TOMORROW (Friday 3/9) at 6:30pm in the MUR.  All Huff families & staff are welcome!    ***We need a few more Adult volunteers*** to make this event run smoot ... [More]

Auction Parties for Kids and Families - Sign Up Now!

Tue, Mar 6 9:14pm

Even if you were not able to attend the Huff Auction last fall there are still great kid, adult, and family events you can attend. Check out the list of upcoming events for both kids and adults! Enjoy ... [More]

Hawkfest Dancers

Fri, Mar 2 5:29pm

Calling all 5th graders to participate in a choreographed dance for Hawkfest!   Ana Alonso, mother of Peter (1st grade) Anagabriela (5th grade) & Marijaangela (5th grade) has volunteered to organize a ... [More]

PTA Nominating Committee needs your help

Thu, Mar 1 9:44pm

From the PTA Nominating Committee:   We are seeking candidates to fill in the following PTA positions for NEXT year: Auction Chair(s) Yearbook Chair Auditor Joining the PTA Board is a great way to mak ... [More]

CALLING ALL HUFF ARTISTS!

Thu, Mar 1 3:58pm

Submit your ideas for an awesome space-themed Hawkfest 2018 t-shirt! Contest submission deadline is Monday, March 12th. Winner(s) will receive a free shirt!   Rules and conditions: • Submit design to ... [More]

Science night

Wed, Feb 28 5:46pm

Science night will be coming to Huff on Friday March 9th from 6:30-8:00PM.  This year’s theme is Paper Science!  Explore the cool properties and hidden science secrets of a simple sheet of paper.   Th ... [More]

Order your yearbook by March 20th!

Tue, Feb 27 8:00am

From Suzanne Drumwright, our Huff Yearbook Chair: Order your Huff Yearbook today! This is a wonderful keepsake for your child's school year memories. - How do I order? The yearbook can be ordered by c ... [More]

Walk or Roll to School on Wednesday!

Tue, Feb 27 7:54am

Message from Naemi Strobel: Walk, Ride, or Roll to School is this  Wednesday, Feb 28th! All students who walk, ride a bike/scooter, or carpool to school will be entered in a drawing to win a new bike ... [More]

Huff Musical is Tonight! 2nd show tomorrow night!

Wed, Feb 14 9:08am

The first ever Huff musical is here!  Come and support our young performers and enjoy a rockin' show===>School House Rock Live!  produced by Starting Arts. Shows are Wednesday Feb 14th and Thursday Fe ... [More]

Reminder from Mr. Chang

Mon, Feb 12 8:04am

From Principal Chang: Abilities Awareness Week is coming up very soon!   We are still looking for volunteers to help run the 1st grade and 4th grade workshops on Thursday, March 1 from 8am - 10am and ... [More]

Ability Awareness Week - Training

Tue, Feb 6 3:31pm

Just a reminder for all Ability Awareness Week volunteers. You must attend one of the mandatory training sessions. The schedule was updated last week.    The next session is scheduled for Friday, Febr ... [More]

Hawkfest planning meeting

Tue, Feb 6 11:13am

Hello Huff Families!   This Thursday, 2/8, at 8:05 we will have our first Hawkfest planning meeting.  If you have any interest in assisting, in any capacity at all, please join us.  We will do a quick ... [More]

Support MV Schools! Gala & Raffle Tickets Going Fast

Thu, Feb 1 7:28am

From Mona Singh,  MVEF (Mountain View Educational Foundation) Board Member & Huff Parent: Grab your Valentine and join the Mountain View Community at the MVEF Winter Gala on February 10! Come dine on ... [More]

Planning ahead for 2018-2019

Thu, Jan 25 8:47pm

Message from your PTA Nominating Committee: Hello Huff Families, We are officially at the time of year to plan ahead for the 2018-2019 PTA Board.  We are particularly looking for parents with fresh pe ... [More]

Learning Challenges Resource Fair- TONIGHT 6-8pm @ Crittenden

Tue, Jan 23 2:59pm

From: Christine Case-Lo, Member Learning Challenges Committee of LAMVPTA Council Co-Chair SELPA 1 CAC Learning Challenges Resource Fair Tues. January 23, 2018 6-8 pm, Crittenden Middle School MUR, 170 ... [More]

Spirit Week is NEXT WEEK 1/22-26

Fri, Jan 19 10:35am

From your "FunVisors" &  Student Bucket Club mentors Ariana & Marcie:   Hello Huff Hawks!  Next week, January 22-26, is Huff Spirit Week.  We have different themes for each day to show your fun spirit ... [More]

Check out the upcoming auction parties & great deals!

Wed, Jan 17 11:46am

Looking for something fun to do for yourself or your kids? Check out the upcoming auction parties that still have space available: It's Time for Slime! (4th Grade): Jan. 18 Mom's Night Out at Athleta: ... [More]

THURSDAY 1/18 Join us at 6:15 pm in MUR

Tue, Jan 16 9:40am

This Thursday at 6:15 pm --Chat with other Huff parents about upcoming events, ask questions, and learn more about our Hawkfest event and how you can help out.  (Kids are welcome if you don't have chi ... [More]

TODAY is Huff Dine Out at Amici’s!

Mon, Jan 15 11:30am

Remember to stop by Amici’s on Castro street today! Amici’s is generously donating 25% of your purchases back to Huff PTA. Just tell your server that you are with a Huff elementary or show them the fl ... [More]

Let Me Run (Registration start Feb. 12, 2018

Mon, Jan 15 9:39am

Hello Parents, As we are gearing up for the current season of Let Me Run (Registration start Feb. 12, 2018), we have a unique opportunity to have folks to be trained to be a coach this Saturday, Jan. ... [More]

Huff Family DINE OUT: Monday 1/15

Tue, Jan 9 7:48am

Don't cook on Monday 1/15, join us at Amici's Pizzeria instead! From 11:30 am - 9:00 pm Amici's will generously donate 25% of your total purchases to Huff PTA.  Dine in or Take out (no deliveries) Pre ... [More]

Nominating committee for PTA elections

Sat, Jan 6 9:39am

Are you interested in being a part of the next Huff PTA Board? Do you know anyone who would be a great addition to our PTA Board? Huff PTA will be electing 2018-2019 Board members at the March 15 gene ... [More]

Monday is the LAST day to enter the Huff Yearbook Design Contest

Sat, Dec 9 3:35pm

LAST CHANCE to enter the Yearbook Design Contest! Monday, December 11th is the deadline for submissions. Got a creative child? Encourage them to submit a design for the front or back cover of the 2017 ... [More]

Bring Used Books tomorrow & We need more adults!

Mon, Dec 4 4:49pm

Due to today's overwhelming enthusiasm for the Literacy Week activities, we could really use more adult volunteers.  If you have an hour to spare, we would love your help.  Click here to see the sign ... [More]

NEXT WEEK--Can you spare 1 hour to help on campus? Plus important info....

Thu, Nov 30 10:53am

What is Huff Literacy Week?  Its a brand new PTA sponsored event to promote and encourage reading at all grade levels!  (check out our Russian & Spanish translation attached!) Click here for the sched ... [More]

Living Classroom Winter Volunteer Training!

Wed, Nov 29 11:26am

Living Classroom Winter Volunteer Training!   Mountain View Whisman School District’s Living Classroom program inspires our students to value the natural world through garden-based education. We provi ... [More]

Check Out the Fun Auction Parties & Items Available - sign up now...

Tue, Nov 28 12:45am

Looking for something fun for your kids to do during December so you can get a little holiday shopping (or relaxing) done? Check out the December and January auction parties that still have space avai ... [More]

Yearbook Cover Design Contest!

Thu, Nov 16 8:26pm

Calling all Huff student artists! Here's your chance to create a design for the front or back cover of the 2017-2018 Huff yearbook.  This year's theme is Super Hawks of Huff.  Huff Hawks have all kind ... [More]

Auction Items for Sale Online plus Who Won the Auction Raffles...

Thu, Nov 9 12:39am

Thank you to everyone who attended the Huff PTA 20th Annual Auction & Party last Saturday evening! It truly takes a school-wide effort to host a successful fundraising event like the auction each year ... [More]

Reminder to RSVP to the Huff PTA's 20th Annual Silent Auction & Party

Thu, Nov 2 10:10pm

The auction is just 2 days away! We're looking forward to seeing you this Saturday, November 4 at 6:30pm. If you're planning to attend please RSVP at  http://www.huffptaauction.com.  On Friday morning ... [More]

Last Call for Raffle Tickets!

Wed, Nov 1 8:15pm

Just two more days to turn your raffle tickets in!!   If you lost your tickets or would like to purchase more, please print out as many as you would like from the attached pdf.  Please turn in your ti ... [More]

We need YOU! Can you lend a hand?

Wed, Nov 1 8:56am

Happy November 1st! As you know, our biggest fundraiser & biggest community event is THIS SATURDAY!  In order to pull off an awesome 20th Anniversary event, we need more hands to help out. Click here ... [More]

Check out the Silent Auction Catalog & get your bidding list ready!

Sun, Oct 29 8:36pm

This year we have an amazing assortment of kids parties, adult gatherings, restaurant gift certificates, sporting event tickets and much, much more! Check out the Huff Auction Catalog now and get your ... [More]

It's Time to Register to Attend the Huff PTA's 20th Anniversary Silent Auction & Party!

Sun, Oct 29 10:51am

The Huff PTA’s 20th Anniversary Silent Auction & Party is less than 2 weeks away on Saturday, November 4, and it’s time to register for The 20/20 Experience! Register for the Event: http://www.huffpta ... [More]

Huff PTA Parent Satisfaction Survey

Tue, Oct 24 8:25am

Dear Huff Parents & Community, At our 1st General PTA meeting last month (Sept. 12th )  we heard questions from new and current members that led to the need for baseline data from our community.  In o ... [More]

Huff t-shirts arriving soon!

Wed, Oct 18 9:14pm

Good news!  For those that have been inquiring about their Huff t-shirt (included with your $200+ Huff PTA donation), we expect to receive shipment this week so we can deliver them to your classrooms ... [More]

Wild West Book Fair Schedule

Mon, Oct 9 9:52pm

Regular hours: Mon. through Thurs. 12 – 4pm, Fri. 12 – 2pm Special events: Thurs. 5:30 – 8pm Family Night (with Food Truck!)                         Fri. 7:00am – 8:00am, Dads ‘n’ Donuts (and Cowgirls ... [More]

Let Me Run: In Need of Another Head Coach & Assistant Coaches

Mon, Oct 9 10:06am

Hello Parents, I would like to continue & expand Let Me Run programs for 4th and 5th grade boys.  Their mission is to inspire boys through the power of running, to be courageous enough to be themselve ... [More]

Book Fair “All for Books” Spare Change Fundraiser - EXTENDED!!

Fri, Oct 6 12:59pm

Please donate and return the ziplock baggies full of spare change for “All for Books” Fundraiser by Friday. Oct.13th. Drop off baggies at the main office! This is additional funding for the Huff libra ... [More]

Book Fair “All for Books” Spare Change Fundraiser & Drawing Contest still on-going!

Tue, Oct 3 11:57am

Please donate and return the ziplock baggies full of spare change for “All for Books” Fundraiser by Wed. Oct.11th. Drop off baggies at the main office! This is additional funding for the Huff library ... [More]

Huff Garden

Mon, Oct 2 5:09pm

  Are you interested in volunteering at the school? Do you like gardening?   We are looking for you! We have a spot open for a Huff Garden volunteer. Please let us know if you are interested in helpin ... [More]

TODAY is the last day of the popsicle competition!!

Fri, Sep 22 8:55am

Who will win our 2nd prize?? There are quite a few classrooms currently very close. But anything can happen in the last day! Make sure to drop off forms at the office by today or pay online now: https ... [More]

REMINDER: Book Fair Cash Register Training and Sign up for Volunteer Roles

Thu, Sep 21 9:23am

Cash register training – Tues. Oct. 3, 8:10AM in MUR.    Check out the sign-up task list on Konstella for training and other volunteer opportunities.   Questions? contact Dorothy Lin (Deecee_lin@yahoo.com)

Do you have Tax expertise (for Non-profits)? PTA is looking for help

Wed, Sep 20 9:45am

It's tax filing season for PTA :) Before we hire outside help, we wanted to find out if any parent (or local relative) happens to be a CPA and have tax expertise for non-profits? OR is listed as an au ... [More]

Book Fair student Drawing contest

Tue, Sep 19 11:50am

  Enter the drawing contest and decorate a cowboy/cowgirl boot to win a contest prize! Look for the boot on the back of the principal letter going home with your child this week. Let their imagination ... [More]

“All for Books” - Book Fair Spare Change ziplock Fundraiser

Mon, Sep 18 12:25pm

As part of the Book Fair Fundraiser, please consider donating spare change to this generous Scholastic fundraising program, which: ·         For every dollar collected, Scholastic matches and donates ... [More]

Book Fair Volunteer Meeting

Tue, Sep 12 10:03am

REMINDER:   Book Fair volunteer meeting, Thursday, September 14 at 8:10 am in the MUR!  Volunteer for any amount of time! It’s fun and easy to do - help kids find books & tidy up, or help advertise, o ... [More]

PTA Membership contest

Thu, Sep 7 7:25pm

Deadline for the PTA popsicle party contest is TOMORROW (September 8)!   All the students are excited to see which room will win. There is still time! If you wish to pay by cash or check, make sure to ... [More]

Join us! 1st PTA General meeting for ALL: Thursday, 9/14 @ 7:00 PM

Tue, Sep 5 9:06pm

Hello Huff Families! Each year, the Huff PTA presents 5 meetings for the General Association to attend.  ALL those interested are welcome to attend, and those who have memberships are able to vote. Ou ... [More]

Wild West Book Fair Volunteer Meeting – Mark your calendar!

Tue, Sep 5 10:59am

Howdy pardners’, please come and attend our Book Fair volunteer meeting on Thursday, September 14 at 8:10am in the MUR.   Volunteer for any amount of time! It’s fun and easy to do - help kids find boo ... [More]

Language Buddies

Fri, Aug 25 7:05pm

We have many new families at Huff this year who have recently moved here from other countries and need assistance understanding school news and routines. If you speak another language, consider becomi ... [More]

Huff's 20th Annual Silent Auction and Party is November 4. We need your help to make it a success!

Thu, Aug 24 11:29pm

Join the Huff community for our biggest fundraiser of the year hosted by the Huff PTA! You'll have an opportunity to bid on events, outings, kids parties, gift certificates, weekend getaways and more! ... [More]

Teachers need Tennis Balls & Volunteers

Thu, Aug 10 9:32am

Do you have tennis balls to donate??  3 or 4 of our classrooms need tennis balls to cover the feet of the classroom chairs.  Teachers would greatly appreciate donations of tennis balls (USED or NEW). ... [More]