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February 3rd, 2019


Dining Day Out at The Daily Grind

Do you have big plans for Valentine’s Day, Thursday, February 14th? Consider treating the loved ones in your life to a treat from Daily Grind! Grab a coffee with your Valentine, take a break at lunch and treat yourself to a smoothie, or bring the kiddos after school for sundaes or milkshakes for dessert! There are so many ways to make your Valentine’s Day extra sweet with Daily Grind. Plus, 10% of all purchases will be donated to the Hollymead PTO. Please show the flier or mention our school when you place your order. Thank you for your support!

Box Tops CollectionThe Box Tops Spring 2019 collection drive is on! Let’s use these box tops to help raise funds for Hollymead Elementary School. You can send the box tops in with your child to be dropped off in the Box Tops tub (next to the front office). Any box tops with dates of March 2019 and beyond are eligible for this collection. We will be collecting through Tuesday, February 26th.Here’s to a successful Box Top collection drive and thanks for your help in supporting Hollymead!



Yearbooks are ONLY on sale until next Friday, February 8th!! Order TODAY! Yearbooks are $20.

3 ways to order:

– Online: visit select Hollymead and follow ordering instructions

– Phone: call 1-800-944-5930 (para ordenar en español)

– Mail: fill out the order form that went home or get one from the office and mail with payment to Balfour (address is on the form)

Camp 4 Real Kids Night Out

The early bird deadline for registration is THIS Wednesday! The cost is $25/child if registered by February 6th (additional siblings cost $15). After February 6th, the cost per child is $35 (additional siblings cost $25). Scholarships are available.

Any Hollymead student K-5th grade can participate in KNO. Registration should be completed using this flier: Camp 4 Real Kids Night Out Flier.


2/4 After-school French Club, 2:40-3:40pm

2/8 Camp 4 Real Kids Night Out, 6:15-9:00pm

2/8 Deadline to purchase a Hollymead yearbook

2/11 After-school French Club, 2:40-3:40pm

2/11 PTO Meeting, 6:30pm

2/14 Dining Night Out @ The Daily Grind (all day)

2/18 No School, Teacher Professional Development

2/26 Deadline for Box Tops Spring Collection


Below are other school or community events that may pertain to Hollymead families. Please note these are not PTO-sponsored events. If you need additional information about one of the events, please contact that teacher or staff member directly.

Musical Performances at Hollymead

Please contact Sonia Azaravich at for additional information.

3rd Grade Music Assembly

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019—8:00-8:30am and 6:30-7:00pm

2nd Grade Music Assembly

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019—8:00-8:30am and 6:30-7:00pm

Kindergarten and 1st Grade performance information will be forthcoming.

If you have information to be included in our weekly Hornet Happenings, please remember to

Email us at by the Thursday before our

Sunday evening distribution.