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Harvard Park Elementary School

2501 South 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Home Online Learning Lesson Plans

Apr 10, 2020 I will be posting the weekly lesson plans for students to complete at home here on my website. You can check each week to find out what students should be doing. It will also be mailed to your house and posted as a picture on Dojo and and a link to my website from Seesaw. 

APTT Night

Feb 4, 2020 This Thursday, February 5 is our second APTT meeting. We will meet at 5:30 in the classroom and students can go to the gym for stations and a magician. We will look at progress from the first meeting and learn about new skills and new assessments. Can't wait to see you there!!

100th Day of School Celebration

Jan 14, 2020 Wednesday, January 29 will be the 100th day of school.  We will be celebrating this all day.  We are having a 100 day trail mix for snack.  I am asking that the kids bring in 100 of something edible to put into the trail mix.  This can be pretzels, chocolate chips, candy, cereal, or marshmallows.  These a few ideas.  Please count to 100 with your child and put the snack in a sandwich bag to send to school. READ MORE

Art and Music Night

Dec 9, 2019 On Thursday, December 12, Harvard Park is having its annual Art and Music Night at Southeast High School at 5:30. Families can come at 5:30 and do art projects. Then the music performance will start around 6:15. 

Holiday Party

Dec 9, 2019 On Friday, December 20, we will be celebrating the holidays with a trip to the North Pole.  We will be watching The Polar Express and having hot chocolate. It is okay for them to wear their pajamas the whole day like the kids on the movie.    Then after lunch, we will be having a small classroom party with Westside Church volunteers. There will be a few stations and you are welcome to come. It will be at 1:00. School gets out early at 2:00.

Halloween Party

Oct 22, 2019 We will be having a Halloween party Thursday, October 31.  We will start around 1:45 and have a few stations with some things to do at each.  We will play games, make crafts, and eat some snacks. Feel free to stop by and help out to make the party more fun and successful.  You may also bring in or send treats, drinks, or candy for your child to pass out.  Please let me know what you want to send in so I can plan accordingly and have things balanced. READ MORE

United Way!!!!

Oct 22, 2019 United Way fundraisers for 2 weeks Oct. 22 – Hawaiian shirt day for $1 Oct. 23 - $.50 raffle to dye Mr. Hayes hair and buy popcorn for $1 Oct. 24 - Get your popcorn day And Picture Day-students may be out of uniform and 2:00 dismissal for PT conf. Oct. 25 - No school PT conferences Oct. 28 - $.50 raffle to win class pizza party Oct. 29 - $.50 Hat Day Oct. 30 - $.50 raffle pie in teacher face Oct. 31 - Halloween party at 1:45 Nov. READ MORE

Parent Teacher Conferences

Oct 22, 2019 This Thursday and Friday, we will hold parent-teacher conferences.  They will be October 24th after school and 25th all day.  This is when you will have a chance to talk with me about your child’s learning and I will show you some assessments they have taken.  I am excited to talk with you about the great things your child is doing everyday.  Some of you signed up for a time at APTT and I will confirm your time to make sure it is still okay. READ MORE

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