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

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JP Hornback portrait
Jennifer Hornback
(click to email)
 

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

December No-school Days

December 17th: No school for students

December 20 – January 3rd: Winter Break

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Talent Show

Return all permission slips to Ms. Hodes by Dec. 3rd at the latest.

Get a sign up form here.

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12 Days of Winter

Join in celebrating the season by dressing up each day of school in December!

 

Wednesday Dec. 1 – Candy Cane Day (Wear red and white)

Thursday Dec. 2 – Flannel Day (Wear plaid like we’re in a family photo)

Friday Dec. 3 – Disney Day (Wear a Disney themed outfit)

Monday Dec. 6 – Tinsel Toes Sock Day (Wear holiday socks)

Tuesday Dec. 7 – Whoville Day (Dress like a character from “The Grinch”)

Wednesday Dec. 8 – Ugly Sweater Day (Wear your best ugly sweater)

Thursday Dec. 9 – North Pole Day (Dress like Santa, Mrs. Claus, an elf, a reindeer, etc.)

Friday Dec. 1o – Toy Day (Dress like your favorite toy)

Monday Dec. 13 – Winter Wonderland Day (Wear holiday hats and scarves, etc.)

Tuesday Dec. 14 – Holiday Movie/Cartoon Day (Dress like a character from your favorite holiday movie/show)

Wednesday Dec. 15 – Holidays Around the World Day (Wear your traditional holiday attire)

Thursday Dec. 16 – Polar Express Pajama Day (Wear your PJ’s)

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NEW: BUS RIDER LANYARDS

Our transportation department has been hard at work preparing for a new technology to track and monitor students while on our buses.

After consulting with our team that has been organizing bus riders, we have come up with the following steps to try as our first support. We know this is a new routine and ask your patience and intentionality as we move forward.

Starting 10/19/21:

  1. Riders will be asked to have their card and scan it every time they plan to ride the bus.
  2. Students who misplace their card will need to notify transportation. (There will be a $20.00 lost card fee.  Payment will have to be received by transportation or the school before a new card is issued.)

Let’s all help keep cards safe and ready!

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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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Congratulations!

To our DISTRICT WIDE “Make it a Goal to Show Up”
– September Attendance Winner, Josiah Wilson!

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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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Saturday Academy

Here are flyers for the Saturday Family Academy! It is beginning January 8th from 9 am- 12 pm. This is an opportunity for familes to learn English in a relaxed environment. Families will need to scan the QR Code on the flyer to enroll. 

CLICK HERE to find the QR Codes

 

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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.
 

KCKPS District Covid-19 Plan

The Board of Education approved the administration’s proposed Health and Safety reentry plan for the 2021-22 school year. The plan laid out safety precautions and expectations for students, staff, and visitors to ensure that school campuses are prepared to receive everyone back in the classroom.

CLICK HERE TO READ THE PLAN


 
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

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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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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.