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HES HERO 5.21.21


At HES we are committed to creating a safe and nurturing environment that partners with families to promote high expectations, critical thinking, and the belief that other people matter.  Students will leave HES equipped to be global life-long learners who are advocates for change.


Important Dates:

May 26 – Asynchronous Days

May 24 – Interims go Home

May 26 – Asynchronous Day

May 31 – HOLIDAY – No school

June 3 – McDonald’s McTeacher Night

June 9 – VA EOG ELA

June 10 – VA EOG Math

                 Kindergarten Virtual Open House 6:15-7:00 pm

June 11 – VA and In-person 5th grade EOG Science

June 14 – EOG ELA Gr. 3-5

June 15 – EOG math Gr. 3-5

June 16 – EOG Make-ups

June 17 – Thanks for Popping In - Meet the Teacher for 2021-2022 5:30-7:00pm

                 VA Material Return

June 18 – 5th Grade Clap Out

June 21 – Last Day for Students


Track Assignments:

All families should have received track assignments this week for the 2021-2022 school year.  Students attending in person were given their assignments on Monday 5/17.  VA and new families were mailed on Monday 5/17.  Please check backpacks if you have not seen this letter as of yet.  Due to class size legislation and staffing allotments will do not have room to make adjustments at this time.


Bus Registration for 2021-22
Transportation will be contacting all current bus riders and transportation-eligible non-riders on the year-round calendar on Friday, May 21 via School Messenger. Parents will be invited to check their transportation status for the 2021-22 school year, request service if they are not currently registered, or decline service if they do not wish transportation service next school year. Eligible non-riders on the modified and traditional calendars will be contacted in coming weeks.



All medication must be picked up by the end of the school year.  You may come to school between 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to pick it up.We will have 1702s available for the 2021-2022 school year in the yellow bin by the front door.  We are happy to send a 1702 home with your student if you request one from the office. We must have a 1702 signed by a doctor to dispense medication at school. 




Carpool Tags:

We will be issuing NEW carpool tags for the 2021-2022 school year to ALL carpool families. You will not be able to use tags from previous years.  You may pick up your new carpool tag at Meet the teacher on Thursday June 17.  If you are not able to obtain your tag at Meet the Teacher please email your request for a new tag to Mary at prior to June 21. 


PTA News:


Join us at our Annual McTeacher Night at McDonalds on Thursday June 3 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm.  HES will receive 25% of all sales that night.  Come out and support our school!


Time to order your Yearbooks!  This was a year like no other and so will this yearbook. Purchase a yearbook to see all the ways we persevered at HES!


Yearbooks are $25

Order here

Cash and check will also be accepted


Parents, we need your help filling the yearbook.  If you have pictures of your children during this school year - It can be ANYTHING, with pets, jumping on the trampoline, vacationing, holiday, online learning, “first day back to school”, please email to