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Band and Orchestra Concerts Coming

Mark your calendars for the upcoming orchestra concert which will be on Tuesday, December 17 at 7:00 p.m. in the Aspen gym.  Our band will also be putting on a concert on Wednesday, December 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the Aspen gym.  Don’t miss these great evenings.  Our students have been working very hard to […]

Heart Heroes

We will be kicking off the Kids Heart Challenge (formerly Jump Rope for Heart) on Monday, December 16, starting with an assembly.  Kids (and parents!) can register at http://www2.heart.org/goto/hawthornaspen to take the challenge.  Students will be asked to collect lifesaving donations to fight the nation’s #1 killer, heart disease.  Go to Aspen’s fundraising page (http://www2.heart.org/goto/hawthornaspen) […]

Winter Break Begins

Winter break begins on Friday, December 20.  School resumes on Monday, January 6.  On behalf of all the staff members at Aspen Elementary School, we wish you all a wonderful holiday and a safe and fun-filled break.  We are all looking forward to 2020!

Aspen’s Holiday Spirit Countdown is on!

Starting Monday, December 16, Aspen students are invited to participate in the Holiday Spirit Countdown.  Here is the lineup for the week: Monday, December 16 – Spread Holiday Cheer – Wear your favorite holiday colors to school today (red, green, gold, white, blue, silver, etc.) Tuesday, December 17 – Do You Want to Build a […]

Be Seen and Heard Assemblies

All of our students in each grade level took part in the Be Seen and Heard Assemblies on Thursday, December 12.  This program is an effective way to fulfill the Erin’s Law mandate to schools, and helps students learn about how to keep their bodies safe.

The Giving Tree

We still have a few remaining items on our Giving Tree in the lobby filled with holiday wishes and needs for some of our Aspen families.  We would love to clear the tree of all mittens and stars (gift cards) if possible.  Thank you to all of you who have already supported our families by […]


Our school is getting ready to kick-off KIDS HEART CHALLENGE!  This service-learning program from the American Heart Association (formerly Jump Rope For Heart) teaches your student how to care for their hearts both physically and emotionally and teaches the importance of giving back by raising lifesaving donations to fight the nation’s #1 killer, heart disease! […]