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Blackhawk Newsletter
January 2014
Hinton Community School
315 W. Grand St.
Hinton, IA 51024
Volume 20 / Issue 6 

Thank You Joe!
A great big thank you to our custodian, Joe, who really got into the holiday spirit and decorated the elevator for Caden. Decorations included a Christmas tree, colorful lights, and Christmas music playing. It makes the ride up and down so much more enjoyable!
Spellathon Raises Over $9500
HPA and the staff would like to thank all who participated in the 2013 Spellathon. Over $9500.00 was raised to help with various educational needs for grades PreK-6. The top dollar earners in each grade were rewarded a $20 gift card to Wallmart, runners up were given $10 and the overall top collector* won a $50 gift card! The following students were the top earners:
TK - Max Costello
K - Gregory Beals/Landen Hanks
1 - Addison Kovarna/Haylee Jarvis
2 - Evan Magnetti/Ashlynn Kovarna
3 - Emily Vos/Glen Carlson
4 - Katie Heimgartner*/Callie Trobaugh
5 - Brogan Babcock/Jacob Means
6 - Hannah Vondrak/Andrew Hessa
Elementary Fun Night
Mark you calendars, Elementary Fun Night is on Friday, January 24th. More information to come.
Senior Checklist - January

Foods Class - Gingerbread Houses
NAIA Volleyball Trip
Shop Class & Cross Country
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Board Minutes
December 11th, 2013
December 16th, 2013
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  It is the policy of the Hinton Community School district not to discriminate on the basis of race, color national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or socio-economic status in its educational programs, activities, or employment policies are required by Title VI and VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments, and the Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973.