Early Dismissal – Wednesday, October 29

School will be dismissed at 12:30pm.

Afternoon Enrichment classes will begin immediately after dismissal.

Students in Extended Day will end at 3:30pm and all students must be picked up at this time.

Chick Fil A Spirit Night – Wednesday, Oct. 22

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Wednesday, October 22 is Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A on Beechnut in Meyerland.

This is for counter orders only – not drive thru. Mention when you order that you are there for Herod Spirit Night.  Sometimes there is a box on the counter to collect receipts, so be sure to ask your order taker or put your receipt in the box.  A portion of the sales will be donated to Herod.

Middle School Options Night – October 7

4th and 5th grade parents and students are invited to attend a presentation to learn about the application process.  An overview of the online applications will be provided and parents may obtain the necessary school documents needed to complete middle school applications.

Representatives from some middle schools will be in attendance to talk with parents and students about the school and its programs

Presentation begins at 5:30pm and school representatives will be available until 7pm.

Spirit Night at Gugliani’s in Meyerland

GuglianiWednesday, October 8 is Spirit Night at Gugliani’s in Meyerland.

You can visit during lunch or dinner and let your server know that you are there supporting Herod and a portion of the sales will be donated to Herod.  This also includes take-out orders!

 

Principal Johnson Resigns

Principal Johnson has resigned his position at Herod Elementary.  His last day will be October 24, 2014.

As soon as additional information about an interim Principal or a replacement is available, more information will be provided to parents.

Chuck E. Cheese Spirit Night

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Wednesday, September 24th is Spirit Night for Herod Elementary at Chuck E. Cheese.

This is an early dismissal day, so it is a great way to keep your kids occupied for a few extra hours that day.

Spirit night begins at 3pm and lasts all evening.

Make all your purchases at the counter and tell the cashier that you are with Herod Elementary
so we will receive a portion of the evenings sales on food, drink and tokens!

Fall Fundraiser Kicks Off on September 12

Mixed Bags  The Herod PTO Fall Fundraiser will kick-off Friday, September 12.

Students will attend an assembly to learn more about the product and prizes they can win
and they will each receive a catalog and order forms to bring home.

Please share this with your family and friends to help raise money for Herod Elementary.

The fundraiser will last through Friday, September 26.
Please read instructions included with the packet for order details and prize information.

Order online here and use code 59418.

IMPORTANT TO NOTE:  YOU WILL NEED TO ADD SALES TAX TO ALL ORDERS.

You can view the online catalog now.

Enrichment Class Update

Registration is ongoing through Tuesday morning, September 2nd, 7:30-8am. While almost* all of our classes are still open for enrollment of new students, there are some classes in need of more students. Please consider the following classes as you make your Enrichment choices.

Classes In Jeopardy of Cancellation:

Baseball (Grades K-3) Mondays 3:30-4:20pm [needs 3 more students] Lacrosse (Grades 2-5) Mondays 3:30-4:30pm [needs 3 more students] Club Etiquette (Grades PreK-5) Mondays 3:30-4:30pm [needs 4 more students] Ballet Folklorico Dance (Grades 1-5) Tuesdays 3:30-4:45pm [needs 3 more students] Engineering (Grades 2-5 Game Design) Wednesdays 3:30-4:30pm [needs 3 more students] Engineering (Grades PreK-2 Mechanical Engineering) Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm [needs 3 more students].

Classes Which Could Use More Friends To Join In the Fun (but are not in jeopardy of cancellation):

Random Acts Of Kindness (Grades K-5) Mondays 3:30-4:30pm
Art Mixed Media (Grades K-1) Mondays 3:30-4:30pm
Cake Decorating (Grades K-5) Mondays 3:30-4:30pm
Art Mixed Media (Grades 2-5) Tuesdays 3:30-4:30pm
Basketball (Grades 2-5) Tuesdays 3:30-4:20pm
Chinese (Grades K-5) Wednesdays 3:30-4:30pm
Flag Football (Grades 2-5) Wednesdays 3:30-4:20pm
Journalism (Grades 3-5) Wednesdays 3:30-4:30pm
Hip Hop Dance (Grades PreK-2) Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
Cooking (Grades 2-5) Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
Cartooning (Grades 2-5) Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
Mad Science (Grades K-5) Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
Zumba (Grades 1-5) Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
Clay Creations (Grades 2-5) Fridays 3:30-4:45pm
Club Invention (Grades 1-5) Fridays 3:30-4:30pm
Crafty Girl Creations (Grades 1-5) Fridays 3:30-4:30pm.

*Full: Wednesday Beginner Piano 3:30-4:20pm *Full: Wednesday Mad Science 3:30-4:30pm