Note from Taft

Note from Taft

06/05/2017

Taft Message 

June 5, 2017 

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Summer Breakfast and Lunch Program begins on June 7th. See the link for more information. http://www.humboldt.k12.ia.us/documents/filelibrary/documents/pdfs/Humboldt_Free_Summer_Lunch_Program__6803D8F9C2360.pdf

Youth Golf Clinic- See the attachment for details on a golf clinic available for all boys and girls entering 1st through 8th grade.  If you have any questions please contact Abbey Harklau at abbeyharklau@yahoo.com.

Elementary Learning Links- Attention Parents - we have many educational programs that can be accessed from any computer.  Our Technology Integrationist, Rachelle Mau, has created a webpage for our students to access the sites.  http://humboldtelementary.weebly.com/

Please provide time over the summer for your child(ren) to visit the sites and brush up on their skills.  If your child doesn't remember their password-you may e-mail your child's 2016-17 teacher or Miss Mau at rmau@humboldt.k12.ia.us

Please provide opportunities over the summer to have your child read, read, read! Be safe, have fun and enjoy the warmth and your children!

STAR Energy FS & Humboldt Community Schools invite you to FUEL the Wildcats. This program creates a unique opportunity that the entire community can participate in to help raise money to offset the expense of activities and updates for the elementary school, middle school and the high school when you fuel your vehicle at participating STAR Energy and FAST STOP locations throughout Iowa. Please check out Fuel the Wildcats brochure and application on the school website for more detailed information http://www.humboldt.k12.ia.us/en/activities/fuel_the_wildcats/.  Thank you in advance for your consideration and support and GO CATS!

4-H Summer Camps- There will be various day camps offered to current Humboldt County Kindergarten through 6th grade students. Deadline to register is June 9th. See www.extension.iastate.edu/humboldt/page/projects for more information, registration forms, and medical release forms.  All materials need to be returned to the extension office.  If you have any questions please contact Kiersten Beilke, ISU Extension and Outreach Humboldt County Youth Coordinator at 515-332-2201 or kbeilke@iastate.edu.

Online Summer Camps- Please click on the link for some online resources for your kids.  Most of these are FREE, however some do have a fee. Please see https://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/11-online-summer-camps-to-keep-kids-busy-and-learning-while-schools-out

 

 

 

Dates to Remember:  

August 8- Registration for all students @ Humboldt Middle School

August 23- 1st Day of School for Grades 5-12

August 23 & 24- Elementary Parent/Teacher Meetings 

August 25- 1st Day of School for Mease and Taft Students

 

 

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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, religion, marital status or socioeconomic status in its programs, activities, or 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; 515-332-1330 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; web site: http://www.state.ia.us/government/crc/index.html."

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