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Mrs. Heaser’s Library News

Mrs. Heaser’s Library Newsletter Historical fiction, “just right” books, evaluating websites, responsible digital citizenship, citing sources, research, call numbers, author study, computer skills, and books, we did it all. Please enjoy the newsletter and photos that tell all about it. There is also a list of the Cook Memorial Library Bookmark Design Contest winners and […]

Aspen Expected Behavior Video

Aspen students have been watching this video all week as a helpful reminder of the proper school behavior.  Parents, feel free to watch this with your children at home and help reinforce the lessons we are teaching during the school day. Do This, Not This! You can watch this video throughout the year in the […]

A Great PTO Book Fair!

Thank you to all families for supporting the book fair held during conferences.  The entire community would like to thank all of the volunteers who helped set up for book fair.  Special thanks to Mrs. Burda and Mrs. Sublett for their work to organize the Aspen Book Fair.

PTO Dinner Thanks

The Aspen Staff would like to thank everyone who contributed to the wonderful dinner provided during conferences.  Special thanks to Mrs. Tran who organized the dinner and Mrs. Cieslinski and Mrs. Delgadillo who help set everything up the night of conferences.  The dinner was wonderful and we appreciate all of your support.

PE Students Make Their Own Bridge

This year the master work for the school district is the Golden Gate Bridge with the main theme being connections.  Students are learning about the importance of making connections in the classroom, at home, and in the community.  In PE class the students created their own representation of the Golden Gate Bridge by lying down […]

Wheel of Wisdom Fun

The PTO is bringing the Wheel of Wisdom, the traveling game show that has been on the road since 1985, to Hawthorn Middle School South on Saturday, December 6th at 11:00 am.  It comes complete with glittery contestant booths, a spectacular wheel, buzzers, bells, music, prizes, and special lighting effects.  Volunteer contestants in grades K […]

Aspen Students Love to Read!

Aspen teachers and staff are consistently working with students to be sure each student, regardless of their academic level, is making progress at an appropriate rate.  This year the staff is working to be sure each student understands their strengths and areas for growth in reading.  As part of our work this year, each student […]

Choice Time

Due to space limitations, volunteer availability and other logistical issues, choice time will only be available for 1st and 2nd graders this year.  It will begin on December 1 and end before spring break.  Volunteer sign up forms went home with 1st-2nd graders.  Parents of kids in other grades, if you are interested in volunteering please contact […]

Teacher’s Conference Dinner

We are still in need of desserts, appetizers, and fruit (either store purchased or homemade!) for the upcoming Teacher’s Conference Night dinner on November 24. We treat our teachers to a wonderful dinner to get them ready for a long night of parent/teacher conferences!  This is a great way to show the teachers how much we appreciate […]