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Welcome to Hazel Grove Elementary-
Home of the HORNET HEROES!

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Jennifer Horback portrait
Jennifer Hornback
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From my heart to the hive….

READ IT – WRITE IT – THINK IT – SPEAK IT

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LOCATION   |   NUMBER

Hazel Grove Main Office: 913-627-7000

Hazel Grove Fax: 913-627-7027

Central District Office: 913-551-3200

Transportation: 913-627-3100

Nutritional Services: 913-627-3900

Special Education: 913-627-5600

Wyandotte County Health Department: 913-321-4803

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Ages and Stages Questionnaires for Kindergarten Parents

REPORT BULLYING

P3 Tips and Reporting

SUMMER BREAK

We have loved being a part of your lives past this year!

We wanna give a special congratulations to our Fifth Graders who are moving on to new horizons, and to our Kindergartners who have conquered their first year with us.

We also want to say thank you to all our wonderful staff and everyone who has been a part of our Hazel Grove family this year. It’s been an adventure from the very start. One full of incredible memories!

We look forward to seeing many of you again next year, and we’re excited for all the new faces as well.

HAVE   FANTASTIC  SUMMER!!

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Please Review Hazel Grove Health Guidelines

There are lots of questions about how to deal with COVID issues in our schools. Such as, how to tell if it’s COVID or just allergies.

There is some new information out on the district homepage (https://kckps.org/re-opening-health-safety/ ) that goes over the updated illness and exclusion policy. We want to ensure everyone here at Hazel Grove is healthy and safe. Learn more in the  Wellness Corner section of our website.

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Please Update Personal Info

Has your household had a change of address, phone number, email address, or any other significant contact or general information changes? Call or email our office and make sure we have all the current info for your family.

Hazel Grove Office: (913) 627-7000

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Re-Enrolling Students for 2021-22 School Year

It’s that time of year again. Our 2020-21 school year is coming to a close and it’s time to enroll for next year. See the videos and read the articles below to learn more! 

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Side by Side Tutoring

Parents, you shared you need a time in the evening to be able to reach out to teachers in order to assist you and your child with remote learning. We listened! 

Every Monday through Thursday from 6:30 – 7:30 pm, you can reach out to a teacher and sit “side by side” with your child to learn and experience success with them! 

Contact your child’s teachers or SeeSaw account for Zoom links.

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Free Online Tutoring

Get free academic assistance for your student(s) through KCK Saturday Academy. 

General Information   |  Info for ParentsGe

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Technology Solutions

Whether in the classroom or in our homes, adjusting to the new technology can be a bit tricky. We’ve compiled a collection of simple, step-by-step problem solving strategies to help maneuver through some of the most common technological issues you might face. Before calling in to the school, give a look through these troubleshooting ideas, and give a few a try.

Click here for technology solutions

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COVID 19 and Maintaining a Healthy School Environment:

If a student/staff has symptoms and tests negative, they will now have to be out for 48 hours without symptoms instead of the previous 72 hours.
 
List of symptoms and exclusion criteria are:
Temperature of 99 or greater, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, sore throat, headache, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, diarrhea, vomiting or nausea, chills/shaking, new loss of taste or smell.
 
 
LEARN MORE:

How to tell if it’s Covid or Allergies

What to do if a Staff Member or Student Gets Sick

Covid-19 and Maintaining a Healthy Environment

 

Covid Vaccine’s Available

If you are a Wyandotte County resident you can choose any of the UGPHD vaccination sites, with or without an appointment. These sites are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

West Location (former Best Buy)
10500 Parallel Parkway
Kansas City, Kansas, 66109

Central Location (former Kmart)
7836 State Avenue
Kansas City, Kansas, 66112

East Location (The Kansas National Guard Armory)
100 South 20th Street
Kansas City, Kansas, 66102

You can also go to go to WycoVaccines.organd click on the blue button that says, “Click here to schedule an appointment online.”

Not a Wyandotte County Resident?

 

While vaccines were initially made available to anyone who lived or worked in Wyandotte County, the health department has shifted its focus to vaccinating Wyandotte County residents only. 

 

That means, if you live outside of Wyandotte County you will need to sign up through your own county health department or through a pharmacy like CVS, Walgreens, etc.

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Free Health Screenings

Learn about free health screenings and immunizations for uninsured individuals and families.

(Atención y exámenes médicos gratuitos.)

Click here  |  Clic aqui

Health Service Buzz

Check out this monthly newsletter from our school nurse. She answers questions, talks about local health care programs, and shares other important health care tidbits.

Click here

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Mindfulness Activities

Help reduce stress, increase positivity, and breathe a little relaxation into your day by trying out some of the activities on our weekly Mindfulness Choice Board, put together by our school’s social and emotional wellness staff.

Click here

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Free Medical Thermometer

Flu season is coming. Prepare your family by getting a free Bluetooth thermometer! Simply text FLUency to 900900. Check out this flyer for more information.

Click here

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We have many different cultures here at HG!

Check out this map that shows the different countries represented here at Hazel Grove!

Click here

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Find out more about the culturally diverse experience at Hazel Grove!

Click here to see a video

Saturday Language Academy

Join this virtual language learning group. Meet with other families, and gain access to special language learning programs.

Call: 913-558-3596

Click here to learn more.

    

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Shout Out to the Teachers!

Thank you! You are all working so hard and it’s obvious how much you love these kids and how much you care about their education.

Thank you for loving them so much!

-anonymous

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A SPECIAL THANK YOU

to the Partners of Hazel Grove Elementary

Caring for Kids

Caring for Kids is the program that facilitates the connections with community partners. Our regular community partners through Caring for Kids are VMLY&R, Jegna Klub, and Victory Hills Baptist Church.

For donations during the 2020 holiday season, we received:

35 grocery store gift cards from the non-profit L3 Love, Literacy, Life.

About $700 in Target and Walmart gift cards from New City Church.

10 Christmas meal boxes were donated by Spirit of Hope Metropolitan Church through their Hope’s Helping Hands program.

Victory Hills Baptist adopted 4 families for Christmas.