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Blackhawk Newsletter
May 2016
Hinton Community School
315 W. Grand St.
Hinton, IA 51024
Volume 22 / Issue 9 

San Diego Bound - FCCLA
Three Hinton FCCLA members attended and competed at the FCCLA State Leadership Conference April 35. Rebekah Breyfogle competed with her project about raising awareness for the COPS organization in the National Programs in Action category. Alyssa Rosenbaum’s Food Innovation project helped her create a new high fiber recipe that would be appetizing to children ages 2-15, she developed a product called Mac ‘N Sweet. Bri Vaught developed an project in the Illustrated Talk category, she researched and educated community members about important information revolving around pediatric strokes. All three girls earned top gold in their categories which allows them to advance to the National Leadership Conference in San Diego during July 1-8. Congratulations ladies!
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Driver’s Ed Registration
Registration for summer Driver Education classes ends on Monday, May 9. Time is running out to register. See Mr. Held for a registration form or download one from the school's website homepage and return it before May 9. No late registrations will be accepted.
Mark Your Calendars
May 2-6 – FAST literacy assessments for TK-3 IGDI assessments for 4 year old preschool
May 3 - 8:45-12:00 Kindergarten to Dorothy Pecaut Center (Bring cold lunch)
May 5 - 9:15-2:00 3rd Grade to Sanford Museum (Bring cold lunch)
May 11 - 2 hour early dismissal for PD
May 13 - HyVee receipts are due
May 25 - 9:45-12:00 1st Gr. to Farmer’s Market
May 27 - 9:00 Preschool Graduation
12:45 TK Play in Music Room
2 hour early dismissal
May 30 - No School for students or staff: Memorial Day
June 2 - Last day for students (full day)
Elementary Track Meet
June 3, 6, and 7 – Professional Development days for teachers
April Students of the Month
PK-3 Principal Notes
Senior Checklist
7/8 Science
Girls Track
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