Note from Taft

Note from Taft

03/01/2017

Taft Message 

March 1, 2017 

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March lunch menu attached 

NO SCHOOL this Friday, March 3rd due to Teacher In-Service

Save the Date- 4th and 5th grade Spring Concert is scheduled for Thursday, April 20th at 7:00 p.m. at the High School Auditorium. The 4th grade will perform at the beginning of the concert with the 5th grade operetta to follow. 

Elementary Report Cards - we will be sending report cards home with students on Monday, March 6th.  Please be sure to review them prior to your Parent-Teacher conference on March 7th or 9th so any questions or concerns can be addressed with your child's teacher.  Thank you.

Elementary Yearbooks - If you would like to order a yearbook please send the order form with $10.00 cash or check payable to Humboldt Schools to school by March 3rd.  Yearbooks will be delivered before the end of the school year.

Preschool Round Up - Will take place on Thursday, March 16th.  This will be a come and go event running from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at Mease Elementary.  Children must be 4 years old by September 15, 2017 to enroll in 4 year old preschool at Mease.  HCSD receives a statewide voluntary preschool grant so we are able to offer FREE preschool.  To register for Preschool Round Up please contact Michelle Thomas atmthomas@humboldt.k12.ia.us.  If you have questions prior to the event please call 515-332-3578 to talk to Principal Bruder or Mrs. Johnson, our preschool coordinator.

Kindergarten Round Up will be held at Mease Elementary on Friday, March 17th.  Please contact Michelle Thomas at mthomas@humboldt.k12.ia.us to register a child for this event.  Children must be five years old by September 15, 2017 to be eligible for kindergarten.  If you have any questions please contact Principal Bruder or Mrs. Thomas at 515-332-3578.

 

Dates to Remember:   

March 3- Yearbook Orders Due

March 3- No School

March 7- Parent Teacher Conferences 4-7:30 p.m.

March 9- Parent Teacher Conferences 4-7:30 p.m. 

March 10- No School

March 16- Preschool Open House, 4:30-6:30 p.m. 

March 17- Kindergarten Round Up/No School @ Mease

April 20- 4th/5th grade Spring Concert, 7:00 p.m. @ High School Auditorium

April 27- Elementary Literacy Night @ Taft

May 25- Make Up Day for January 10th

May 26- Make Up Day for January 17th

May 29- Memorial Day- No School

May 30- Make up Day for January 25th

May 31-Make up Day for February 24th

 

SCHOOL DELAYS, EARLY OUTS, CANCELLATIONS - you should be getting a phone call, text or email depending on how your have your parent account set up in Parent Portal.  We also use the following means to communicate to the public.  Radio stations FM 97.7, FM 94.5 and FM 96.9 and TV WHO Channel 13.  We also have the school hotline that you can call at any time 332-9700.  
"It is the policy of the Humboldt Community School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, creed,color, age (for employment), sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status (for programs), socioeconomic status (for programs), national origin, disability, or religion in its educational programs and employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.7.  If you have questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy please contact the Humboldt Community School District, Lisa Thul, Assistant Finance Manager, 23 3rd St N  PO Box 130 Dakota City, IA 50529;   
515-332-1330lthul@humboldt.k12.ia.us, or the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone number 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416; website: https://icrc.iowa.gov. or Director of the Office for Civil Rights U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661-7204,312-730-1560-Fax 312-730-1576OCR.chicago@ed.gov

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