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Heritage Middle School

Daily Announcements



 

 

 

 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

                                                                     "E" Day

                                            

  

  

SPRING BREAK!!!

 Spring recess is April 18th - April 26th!!  Students are to return to school on Monday, April 29th!! 

 

  

Attendance for April 15:  6th grade students had 90.61% attendance.  7th grade students had 87.77% attendance.  8th grade students had 88.12% attendance.  Overall attendance was 88.87%.  4 classes had perfect attendance for 1st period!   

 

 District policy - Students need to have 93% attendance to participate in extracurricular activities (sports, field trips, etc...)

 

 

 Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser!!

 Wednesday, April 17th.  Show the flyer to the server and HMS will receive 20%.  Flyers will be handed out on Monday.

 

 

 The World Language and ENL Depts. would like to extend a thank you to all teachers, students and who  helped make the International Night a huge success!!

 

 Summer Youth Employment applications are available in the Guidance Office  for Students who are 14 and older.  All applications are due by April 26, 2019.

 

  

Spring Concerts!!

 Spring Band Concert will be held in the evening on May 8th!

 Spring Chorus & Orchestra Concert will be held in the evening on

May 15th!

 

 

 

Spring Luau Dance!!!

Please join us at the HMS Spring Luau Dance on May 3, 2019, 6:00-9:00 p.m.  There is limited space for this event.  Tickets are $10.00 and available on a first come first serve basis.  Only cash will be accepted.  *Based on Administrative discretion, prior student behavior will be considered for student eligibility.*  Wednesday, April 17th is the last day to purchase a spring dance ticket!! 

 

 MTV Play Production!!

 The play will be held on Friday, May 10th at 6:00 pm and Saturday, May 11th at 7:00pm.  Please support our students and see their accomplishments on stage and behind the scenes!!

 

 

 

Rock N Roll 5K!!

 The 4th Annual Heritage 5K will be held on Saturday, May 18th at 9:00am sharp!  The course is from HMS to Temple Hill and back.  You can run or walk. There will be parking at HMS parking lot and at San Giacomo Park.  The entry fee for adults 18 yrs and older is $20, NECSD students and children under 18 yrs old is $10.  If you hand in your registration form by Wednesday, May 1st, you are guaranteed a 5K t-shirt.  Medals will be given to the top 50 finishers!  Awards for the best rock star costume!! 

 

 

 

Spring Sports!!

 There is now an electronic form - Family ID form - to be filled out for Spring sports.  You can find it on the Athletics Page on the District website.  Please use this form for your child if he/she would like to play a spring sport!!

   

  

 HMS Yearbook!!

 Please purchase the HMS Yearbook!   You can send in cash or check (made out to NECSD).  You can get a yearbook order form in your 1st period class.  You can also order the yearbook online.  Please support HMS!!

 

 

 Year Book Club!!

Thank you to all the students that applied to the club.  Please see Mrs. Mejias in room 105 if you have any questions.

 

 

Honor Society!!

       Students can contact Ms. Lapierre with any questions or concerns.

      

 HMS Student Government!! 

Members of the Student Government are involved in various events at HMS.  The students will do community service projects, plan Spirit Weeks, help plan the Valentine's Day dance, etc..  If you would like more information, please contact Ms. Coopersmith.  You can stop by her classroom, Room 401.  

 

Guitar Club!!

 Guitar Club will be on Thursdays after-school. New members are always welcome.  You can join the club, even if you have never played or don't own a guitar (there are extra guitars available). See Mr. Evans in room 312 for more information.

 

  

  After-school Sports Events!

 Middle school students must be accompanied by a parent to any after school sport events at NFA.

 

  

 Fridays - Wear your Goldback or Heritage apparel!!

 

Late buses have started on Monday, September 24th and they are available for students from Mon - Thurs weekly.  The students must be staying with a teacher to stay after school.

 

A LOOK AHEAD........................  

 

 

 SPRING BREAK!!!

 Spring recess is April 18th - April 26th!!  Students are to return to school on Monday, April 29th!! 

 

 

 NYS Math Assessment will be given on May 1st - May 3rd. 

   

 COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

 

        The Salvation Army:  There is the L.I.F.E. After-School program for the students.  They offer many services, for example, homework assistance, arts and crafts, health and wellness activities, etc.  If you would like more information, you can contact Ava Benjamin, After School Director, at 845-562-0413. 

 

 

      The Liberty Partnership Program: The LPP after-school program is available for students.  It is located on 1 Washington Ctr.  There is a bus that will take them to the program after school.  The program offers academic advising, tutoring, cultural enrichment, leadership development, and career exploration.  There are also summer programs available.

 

 

 The Food Pantry:  The Food Pantry is located at Faith Family Church, 313 Fullerton Ave., Newburgh.  It is open on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month at 12:00pm.  Bring you own bag please.

 

 

  

 

  

     

 

 

 

  

 

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