Friday, October 31, 2014

                                      HAMPTON PUBLIC SCHOOL                      
            NEWSLETTER - October 31, 2014

TRICK or TREAT in the HISTORIC

October 31 - Happy Halloween!!
November  2 - Daylight Savings Time Begins 2am  
 3 - VB Sub-Districts @ Friend
        Hampton plays E/M @ 7:15pm
 5 - 2pm Dismissal - Teacher In-Service
 6 - VB District Finals
 7 - JH Sportsmanship Pep Rally in Lincoln -
Grades 6 - 8, More info. below
11 - Veteran’s Day Program 10am in gym
12 - One Act Play Contest @ Osceola
13 - State VB Tournament Begins
14 - No School
14 - State VB Tournament Continues
15 - State VB Tournament Finals
17 - Start of Winter Sports Practices
19 - 2pm Dismissal - Teacher In-Service
19 - CRC One Act Play Contest at Cross County High School
23 - Public One Act Play Performance 3pm in HS gym
26 - No School
27 - No School - Happy Thanksgiving!!
28 - No School
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Lunch Menus: November 3 - 7:
Fruit, Vegetables, and Salad Bar Everyday!  Menus are subject to change.
Monday - Macaroni & Cheese, & Milk
Tuesday - Italian Pasta Bake, & Milk
Wednesday - Cr. Chicken/Mashed Potatoes, & Milk
Thursday - BBQ Meatballs, & Milk
Friday - Burrito, & Milk
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Breakfast Everyday offers: Cereal/Pop Tarts, Juice, Yogurt, Milk
Hot Breakfast Items: Monday - Breakfast Bagel, Tuesday - Omelet/Sausage, Wednesday - French Toast Sticks, Thursday - Sausage/Egg Biscuit, Friday - Frittata
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The Hampton VB team will play Monday, November 3rd, at 7:15pm in Friend in the Sub-District VB tournament.  They will play Exeter/Milligan.  When/If they win, they will play the winner of the Meridian/Dorchester game at 8:30pm.  Go Hawks!!
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On Friday, November 7th, 6th-8th grade students will be attending a Sportsmanship Pep Rally at the Bob Devaney Sports Center in Lincoln.  The program will feature a variety of Nebraska student-athletes and Husker Head Coaches. Students will leave at 9am from the school and will return by 3:30pm.  Permission slips were sent home with students on Wednesday this week.  These need to be returned by Tuesday, November 4th, to the office.  Students need to bring a sack lunch or money to buy lunch.
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The Veteran’s Day program will held on Tuesday, November 11th at 10:00am in the gym.  Curtis Cool, brother of Hampton student, Morgan Cool, will be our guest speaker.
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2014-2105 Yearbooks are for sale from the Journalism class!  The cost is $40 through December 31st.  The price will go up after January 1st.  Order forms are available on the front counter or outside Mrs. Goertzen’s classroom.

Friday, October 24, 2014

                                      HAMPTON PUBLIC SCHOOL                      
            NEWSLETTER - October 24, 2014

October 24 - V FB @ Palmer 7pmSMALL IMAGE (PNG)Public Domain
28 - School Picture Retakes 8am
28 - VB @ McCool Junction 6pm, 7pm
31 - Community Pride Day
31 - Happy Halloween!!
November  3 - VB Sub-Districts @ Friend
 4 - VB Sub-Districts @ Friend
 6 - VB District Finals
11 - Veteran’s Day Program 10am in gym
12 - One Act Play Contest @ Osceola
13 - State VB Tournament Begins
14 - No School
14 - State VB Tournament Continues
15 - State VB Tournament Finals
19 - 2pm Dismissal - Teacher In-Service
19 - CRC One Act Play Contest at Cross County High School
26 - No School
27 - No School
27 - Happy Thanksgiving!!
28 - No School
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Lunch Menus: October 27-31:
Fruit, Vegetables, and Salad Bar Everyday!  Menus are subject to change.
Monday - Sloppy Joe, & Milk
Tuesday - Mascot Bread, & Milk
Wednesday - Turkey Roast w/Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, & Milk
Thursday - Tacos, & Milk
Friday - Corn Dogs,  & Milk
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Breakfast Everyday offers: Cereal/Pop Tarts, Juice, Yogurt, Milk
Hot Breakfast Items: Monday - Egg/Sausage Roll, Tuesday - Omelet/Sausage, Wednesday - Egg/Sausage Biscuit, Thursday - Omelet & Sausage, Friday - Pigs in a Blanket
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Congratulations to all the Hampton students that received medals and recognition at the HAWK Honors program on Thursday!!  Also to the Character Award Winners - Chantal Lawson, Taylor Stettner, and Caden Block!!  We are proud of all our Hampton students and their achievements!!
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Congratulations to Tristin Mason on receiving 9th place individual honors out of 170 students at the State Land Judging contest on Wednesday!!  She just missed making it into the top 10 of all time Hampton State Land judging qualifiers!!
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The Hampton Student Council is sponsoring Community Pride Day on Friday, October 31st from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  This is an afternoon when the student body in grades 7-12 will rake and haul away leaves and branches, clean windows and gutters, and trim hedges or bushes for the Senior Citizens of our community. Please contact the school at 725-3116 if you, or someone you know, are in need of any of these services.
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School picture retakes are scheduled for Tuesday, October 28th, beginning at 8am.  A Power Announcement was made on Wednesday morning with the information to all parents.  Students who would like retakes of their pictures need to return their packets to have their picture taken.  Students who were absent on picture day, need to stop by the high school office to pick up an order form. **********************************************************************************************************
The Veteran’s Day program will held on Tuesday, November 11th at 10:00am in the gym.  Curtis Cool, brother of a Hampton student, Morgan Cool, will be our guest speaker.
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2014-2105 Yearbooks are for sale from the Journalism class!  The cost is $40 through December 31st.  The price will go up on January 1st.  Order forms are available on the front counter or outside Mrs. Goertzen’s classroom.

Friday, October 17, 2014

                                      HAMPTON PUBLIC SCHOOL                      
            NEWSLETTER - October 17, 2014

October 17 - FB @ Heartland Lutheran 7pm
18 - CRC VB Tournament - Hampton plays at 6:30pm
20 - MAP Testing 8th Grade
20 - CRC VB Tournament Continues
21 - MAP Testing - 4th, 5th, 7th & 8th Grade
21 - CRC VB Tournament Finals
22 - MAP Testing 6th Grade
22 - 2:00pm Dismissal - In-Service
SMALL IMAGE (PNG)Public Domain 23 - MAP Testing 5th, 7th, 8th Grade
23 - Hawk Honors Assembly 2:45pm
24 - MAP Testing 7th & 8th Grade
24 - V FB @ Palmer 7pm
28 - VB @ McCool Junction 6pm, 7pm
31 - Happy Halloween!!
November  3 - VB Sub-Districts @ Friend
 4 - VB Sub-Districts @ Friend
 6 - VB District Finals
12 - CRC Play Production @ Osceola
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Lunch Menus: October 20 - 24:
Fruit, Vegetables, and Salad Bar Everyday!  Menus are subject to change.
Monday - Deli Sub Sandwich, & Milk
Tuesday - Sausage Gravy over Biscuits, & Milk
Wednesday - Stuffed Baked Potato, & Milk
Thursday - Goulash, & Milk
Friday - BBQ Pork Sandwich,  & Milk
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Breakfast Everyday offers: Cereal/Pop Tarts, Juice, Yogurt, Milk
Hot Breakfast Items: Monday - Pigs in a Blanket, Tuesday - Omelet/Sausage, Wednesday - French Toast Sticks, Thursday - Frittata, Friday - Pancakes
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Map Testing will continue next week for students in fourth grade through 11th grade.  Please make sure your children have a good night’s sleep and eat a good breakfast so that they can give their best effort on their testing days.
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The HAWK Honors Assembly will take place on Thursday, October 23, at 2:45pm in the high school gym.   We will be recognizing students for outstanding academic achievements and performance on either the NeSA, GRADE, and MAP tests.  Letters were sent out this week to parents of students who will be honored.  Dr. Kyle Klute, a 2001 Hampton graduate,
will be our guest speaker and share his thoughts about the importance of academic preparation for success after high school.  The HAWK Honors Assembly is open to the public and we encourage you to join us as we celebrate the successes of our students.
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The Hampton Student Council is sponsoring Community Pride Day on Friday, October 31st from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  This is an afternoon when the student body in grades 7-12 will rake and haul away leaves and branches, clean windows and gutters, and trim hedges or bushes for the Senior Citizens of our community. Please contact the school at 725-3116 if you, or someone you know, are in need of any of these services.
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School picture retakes that were scheduled for Wednesday, October 22nd, will have to be rescheduled. Due to LifeTouch labs having system issues, 7-12th grade school pictures will not be delivered until Tuesday or Wednesday.  Hampton Public School will inform parents by a Power Announcement when the rescheduled date is known.  Before you call the school, please listen to your complete phone message and check your email for the information!
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Hampton Public School has developed a Wellness Policy to promote a healthy environment through nutrition education, physical activity, and other school activities that promote life-long healthy habits.  In support of this policy a healthy recipe will be included in our Friday newsletter!  This following recipe was tested and well received by our Wellness Committee, that includes teachers, parents, and students:  Mrs. McNish topped a toasted english muffin with yogurt and sliced strawberries.  Any fruit can be substituted.
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St. Peter’s Church is missing two 30-cup coffee pots.  Please return to the fellowship hall or contact Karen Joseph.  And the Hampton Ball Program is missing two red/yellow drink coolers from the auditorium.  Please return or contact Karen Bamesberger.  Thank you for your help!