6 - Parent Tea 9am - Special Ed / ESOL
10 - PTA General Meeting 7pm
10 - Special Needs College Night - Gaithersburg
High School 6:30pm
11 - Open Boundary Meeting - Julius West 7pm
11 - MCEA Parent Meeting - 7pm
12 - California Pizza Kitchen Family Night
13 - Deadline to apply to MCPS Advisory Group
14 - Corner Baker Restaurant Day - all day
14 - Open Boundary Meeting - White Oak 10am
19 - Holiday Staff Lunch
23-31 Winter Break, No School
1 - New Years Day, No School
2 - Geography Bee
10 - 7th Grade Parent Tea 9am
20 - No School, MLK Holiday
24 - Early Release
27 - No School
10 - Counselor Appreciation Day
11 - PTA Meeting 7pm
17 - No School, Presidents Day
27 - Taste of Hoover 6:30pm
28 - Early Release
6-8 Hoover Theatre Production
16-25 6th Grade Outdoor Ed
20 - 8th Grade Parent Tea 9am
27 - Early Release
3 - Hoover Hearts the Arts 6pm
6-13 Spring Break, No School
17 - Administration Appreciation Day
20-24 6th Grade Outdoor Ed
28 - No School
4-8 Staff Appreciation Week
8 - Busch Gardens Music Festival
12 - PTA Meeting 7pm
25 - No School
12 - 8th Grade Hershey Park Trip & Clapout
15 - Early Release, LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!
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Afternoon Carpool Line:
Parents: PLEASE DO NOT leave your cars idling in the carpool line while awaiting dismissal. TURN OFF YOUR CARS until the bell rings and cars start moving. Idling cars are bad for us, our kids and the environment. We appreciate your cooperation in helping to create the healthiest environment possible!
Upcoming Restaurant Nights
1) December 12th - This Thursday, stop by California Pizza Kitchen in Montgomery Mall, while you shop for the holidays. Dine-in or carry-out, it's pizza for a purpose! Bring this flyer and CPK will donate 20% of proceeds to Hoover to support school programs!
2) December 14th - All day Saturday, breakfast through dinner, stop by Corner Bakery Cafe near Montgomery Mall, to grab a treat and support Hoover.
See flyer for all dates
Presentation on Stress and Anxiety in Children and Adolescents - Hoover PTA Meeting Dec. 10th
Dear Parents and Guardians,
Please see the attached flier about our PTA meeting on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 from 7:00-9:00 PM in the Hoover Media Center. Mrs. Anne Marill, Resource Counselor and Mrs. Heather Strauss, Behavior Support Specialist, will be doing a presentation on child and adolescent anxiety. We hope to see you there!
Dr. YM Kim
Principal, Herbert Hoover Middle School
See flyer for details
Donate to KINDH This Holiday Season
(Kids in Need During the Holidays) is collecting gifts and clothes for children in Montgomery County. The collection will be from December 2nd- December 17th. Collection boxes will be in the main lobby at Hoover. Items must be new and unwrapped. Requested gifts include games, toys, action figures, cars, arts, book and clothes/coats (all sizes). Volunteers will collect and wrap the gifts for different families in the area. KINDH volunteers also deliver the gifts to the families throughout the county. Each family will also receive a gift card from Giant or Safeway for their holiday meal. Gift Cards and check/cash are also welcome if you do not have time to shop. Please make your check donation out to KINDH. You can also make a donation online at WWW.KINDH.ORG. KINDH is a 501c with the mission of helping needy children in the area. If you have questions or would like to volunteer (SSL opportunities available), please contact Tamara Greenspan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-580-2405.
Special Needs College Night
Dear Parents and Guardians,
Montgomery County Public Schools' Transition Services Unit is writing to remind you about our upcoming College Night Event scheduled on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in the Gaithersburg High School Cafeteria.
Gaithersburg High School is located at:
101 Education Blvd,
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Please plan on joining us to learn about:
1. Two year and Four Year Degree Programs;
2. Adult and Continuing Education Programs;
3. Disability Support Services; and
4. Financial Aid
If you have any questions or require an interpreter, please contact your child's transition support teacher.
Transition Services Unit
Montgomery County Public Schools
MCPS Districtwide Boundary Review
The MCPS Districtwide Boundary Analysis is an initiative designed to provide a comprehensive assessment of Montgomery County Public School boundaries by analyzing factors such as:
As part of this assessment, a series of regional public meetings will be held in six locations around the county in December and January. All residents of Montgomery County are invited to attend to learn more about the Boundary Analysis process and give feedback on opportunities and challenges with our public schools. Each meeting will have the same format and content.
Multiple Regional Open Meetings across the County - RSVP for one of the meetings
Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Julius West Middle School
651 Great Falls Rd, Rockville, MD 20850
Saturday, December 14, 2019, 10:00am - 12:00pm
White Oak Middle School
12201 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20904
Support Hoover during holiday shopping!
Remember to designate Hoover as your charity when you ramp up your Amazon or Harris Teeter shopping this Holiday Season! Thank you for supporting our school!
AMAZON SMILE PROGRAM:
You can help raise money for the PTA by shopping through Amazon! Amazon has a sister site called AmazonSmile with the same products and prices as Amazon.com. However, when you shop on AmazonSmile, 0.5% of your purchase is donated to the charity of your choice. When you shop online, remember to use smile.amazon.com in order to ensure the PTA gets credit for your order!
Box Tops Collection: There are now 2 ways to collect box tops, see attached flyer. The traditional way - clip and turn in the box tops to the Hoover office (attention Hoover PTA) or by using the new Box Tops app! No more clipping. No more sending Box Tops to school. All you need is your phone. Download the Box Tops app, shop as you normally would, then simply scan your store receipts to find participating products. The app will automatically credit your school’s Box Tops earnings online.Download on the Apple App Store or on Google Play.
Thank you for supporting Hoover!
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