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Blackhawk Newsletter
April 2016
Hinton Community School
315 W. Grand St.
Hinton, IA 51024
Volume 22 / Issue 8 

“For the Families Behind the Line” - FCCLA
ReBekah Breyfogle will be competing with her project “For the Families Behind the Line” in National Programs in Action with a focus on Families First. She is raising money to give to the organization of C.O.P.S. (Concerns of Police Survivors). She created a poster board with information and facts about the C.O.P.S. organization, and then set up her board to educate community members and students about the organization while collecting donations.
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Driver’s Ed Date Change
Due to the extension of the school year, the dates for this summer’s session of Driver’s Education will have to be changed. The new starting date will be Wednesday, June 8. The class will still run from 8:00 am – 11:00 am each day, for 10 consecutive week days. Our new ending date will be June 21. Please be reminded that all registrations are due by May 9th. You can access a registration form by opening the home page of the Hinton School website. There is a link there where you can print off a registration form.
Iowa Assessments
Students in grades 2 and older will be taking the Iowa Assessments the week of April 11. Please help your child by making sure he or she is well rested and eats a nutritious breakfast either at home or at school each day that week. Students are also welcome to bring a healthy snack. We want students to stay focused and do their best work. We have very talented students and we want their strengths to be evident in their test scores.
Nursing News
March Students of the Month
PK-3 Principal Notes
Prom Information
Senior Checklist
Band & Choir Trip
HS Science
Mr. Gillaspie
NAIA Basketball Clinic
National History Day
After Prom Committee
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