COFFEE TALK: LEARN WAYS TO HELP YOUR STUDENT BE SUCCESSFUL OVER A CUP OF COFFEE!
WHEN: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, FROM 4-5PM
WHO: ALL ARE INVITED
TOPIC: HEALTHY SLEEP HABITS
GUEST SPEAKER: MIKE SCHWAN FROM WELD COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT
COFFEE AND SNACKS PROVIDED.
**STAY AFTERWARDS FOR THE PTO MEETING AT 5:30PM.
*** BABYSITTING WILL BE PROVIDED!
Welcome to Ann K. Heiman!
Welcome to Ann K. Heiman Elementary! We are so excited that you are a part of the Huskies!The pictures are in! - A huge thank you to Randy Owens (of Randy's Restaurant), Photographer and Bill Hall, Pilot for our aerial picture! We're so proud of our school, staff and students!
CONGRATULATIONS HEIMAN HUSKIES! Your hard work has paid off! 2 years in a row with a PERFORMANCE rating on Colorado's school performance framework. That is the highest level at which a school can be rated!
Message from the principal-January 20, 2020
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This week, January 21-24, all students who learning English as a second language will begin their WIDA Access assessment. This test measures your student's progress in reading, writing, speaking, and listening in English. It is important that your student get adequate rest each night, a filling breakfast, and that they are on time to school..
Mrs. Kerkes has officially announced that the Spring musical will be the Wizard of Oz--yeah! Some have been asking if more 4th or 5th graders can join--yes! We will be auditioning for the musical Tuesday, Jan 21 and Thursday, Jan 23rd at 7:00 AM. Ask your teacher for audition materials. Practices for the musical will be Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 7 AM.
Starting on Monday, January 27th we will offer a sign-language class for Heiman students, families and staff. The class will be taught by Jeremy Rydalch, our very own educational interpreter extraordinaire! The class will be held every Monday through April from 3:20-4:00 PM in Mrs. Andrews classroom. It is free and will be fun! Students who have been invited to attend the Math after school enrichment program will be able to join the sign language class after Spring Break! Please watch for flyers for the program and student permission slips this week. Students who participate will need to be picked up at 4:00, there is no school transportation available.
We are looking forward to celebrating Multicultural Children’s book day on January 31st.
Ann K. Heiman is hosting a celebration for Multicultural Children’s Book Day and we would like to invite you to be a guest reader. Our school embraces the diversity within our community and we want to take time to honor our differences with literature! We ask that you bring a book depicting your culture or one that you enjoy sharing. You are welcome to read in any language!
If you are registered as a volunteer in our district and would like to come and read a multicultural book in any language, please sign-up using this link. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a094eaaa92da5f94-guest
Finally, we hope you save the date for an upcoming annual event at Heiman. Thursday, February 27 from 8-9AM we will again celebrate Digital Learning day. It is an hour long open house where we invite families and community members to join us and see our amazing students and teachers utilizing technology to enhance their learning. We will serve a simple breakfast starting at 7:30AM and there will be a question and answer session from 9-9:30AM. Please mark your calendars and plan to join us!
Our school has been participating in Boxtops for Education program for a long time. This program is going digital. From now on we will not be accepting physical Boxtops here at school. Instead, we ask that you download the app and do all Boxtops for Education digitally. It’s as easy as scanning your receipt. Make sure to select Ann K. Heiman as your school! We’ve earned $67.90 so far this year; can we make it to $100 by Spring Break? We can if we all participate!
SCHOOL SCHEDULEThe school day will be from 7:50 AM-3:10 PM Monday-Friday.THERE WILL NO LONGER BE EARLY RELEASE MONDAYS, ALL DAYS WILL HAVE THE SAME SCHEDULE.There will be 5 Mondays throughout the year when students will not come to school to allow teachers opportunities for professional development. click here to view a copy of the 2019-2020 student calendar for next year.
Parking Lot & Drop-Off/Pick-Up
- Parking lot is open only to buses and parents with handicapped parking passes all mornings 7:30-7:50 AM, and all afternoons 2:45-3:20 PM
- Busses will be loading and unloading in front of the building
- There is a drop-off/pick-lane on the west side of the building
- There is no parking on Palermo Ave between Milan St and Rialto Ave,
- In order to come into the parking lot during closed hours, listed above, vehicles will need a “Husky Pass” from the office.
- The best, and most easily accessible, parking will be north of Ann K. Heiman.
- When coming to Ann K. Heiman off 37th St, use Sienna Ave and come around to the north side of the school. (Please see white dotted line below)
- The pick-up/drop-off zone is for quick drop-off and pick-ups. THERE IS NO PARKING IN THIS LANE.
- The front doors of the school will not be a good “meeting place.” Please, find another location along the west side of the school.
- To be most efficient please come to school with a meet-up plan in place.
- If a vehicle is coming into the parking lot with a “Husky Pass,” please come straight in off Rialto Ave. (There will be no right or left hand turns during closed parking hours)
Last, but certainly not least, courtesy.
- Please do not park in front of our neighbors' driveways.
- Follow all speed limits.
- If you see a vehicle that is not following these guidelines, please report to Ann K. Heiman office staff or Evans Police department. Do not engage in conflict. Remember our children are watching.
District 6 Headlines
Greeley-Evans School District 6 received more than $20,000 in instruments today from a foundation committed to improving access to music education in public schools. Newport Festivals Foundation, which produces the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, Rhode Island, has partnered with Nathaniel Rateliff and Take Note Colorado to donate instruments to public music programs in Weld County. The donation is part of Newport Folk's "Revival" partnership with KEEN Footwear. For every pair of Keen's Newport Revival sandals sold, $50 go to Newport Festivals Foundation for instrument donations in deserving communities.
In compliance with Titles VI & VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, and Colorado law, Weld County School District 6, Greeley, Colorado, does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender identity, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or need for special education services in admissions, access to, treatment, or employment in educational programs or activities which it operates. Greeley-Evans School District 6 will take appropriate steps to ensure that the lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in vocational education programs.
Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees, and members of the public. The following person(s) have been identified as the compliance officer for the district employees and members of the public.
Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources
1025 Ninth Avenue
Greeley, CO 80631
Complaints regarding violations of Title VI (race, national origin), Title IX (sex/gender), Section 504/ADA (handicap or disability), may be filed directly with the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, 1244 North Speer Boulevard, Suite 310, Denver, Colorado, 80204. Complaints regarding violations of Title VII (employment) and the ADEA (prohibiting age discrimination in employment) may be filed directly with the Federal Office of Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 303 E. 17th Avenue, Suite 510, Denver, Colorado, 80202, or the Colorado Civil Rights Commission, 1560 Broadway, Suite 1050, Denver, Colorado, 80202.
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Second Grade Field Trip
February 3, 2020
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM P/T Conferences
February 5, 2020
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM 5th grade field trip
February 6, 2020
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM P/T Conferences
February 7, 2020
February 11, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:25 PM 5th grade field trip
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Coffee Talk
5:30 PM - 6:25 PM PTO Meeting-Library
February 21, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Mother/Son Dance
February 27, 2020
March 4, 2020
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM 5th Grade to UCCC
Scholastic Book FairApril 17th-24thLibraryBuy One Get One Free
Field Trips2nd Grade - Jan. 31st - Discovery Museum5th Grade - Feb . 5th - Young AmeriTowne5th Grade - Feb. 11th - Young AmeriTowne5th Grade - March 4th - UCCC - Greeley Philharmonic
No School for StudentsMonday, Feb. 3rdMonday, Feb. 17thSpring Break - March 16th thru March 20thMonday, March 30thFriday, April 24thMonday, April 27th
Parent Group MeetingFeb. 11thMarch 10thApril 14thMay 12thHeld in the Library, 5:30 - 6:30
Spring Parent Teacher ConferencesMonday, Feb. 3rd, 12:00 - 8:00pm
Thursday, Feb. 6th, 4:00 - 8:00 pmPlease make sure that you are signed up for a conference time with your child's teacher
Office HoursMonday through Friday: 7:30 am - 3:30 pmSchool HoursFull Day Kinder and Grades 1-5 -- Monday through Friday: 7:45 am - 3:10 pmFirst Bell at 7:40 am, Tardy Bell at 7:50 amWest doors open at 7:35 amBreakfast starting at 7:30 amAttendance LinePlease call 348-2466 by 8:30 am to excuse your child for their absence.
Spring BreakMarch 16th thru March 20th
School resumes on Monday, March 23rdHave a great Break!