5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Parent-Teacher Advisory Committee Meeting
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM District 150 Future Chef Competition
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT on FEBRUARY 23rd!
There will be a family movie night at Valeska Hinton featuring episodes of PAW PATROL. The event begins at 5:30 pm. There is free admittance. Concessions are available.
Pizza is $1 a slice and popcorn, snacks and drinks are 50 cents each.
Children can come in their pajamas and bring a blanket. An adult must accompany the child/children.
A volunteer will be available to give free haircuts too!
Read Across America Day is March 2, 2017
Celebrate Dr. Suess' Birthday and read to a child. The Heart of Illinois United Way's Success by 6 program will participate in this day that will be celebrated nationwide. Volunteers can read the 50th Anniversary Edition of the book, Come Over to My House, by Dr. Seuss.
ON MARCH 9th AT 3:45 PM, FAMILIES AND STAFF OF VALESKA HINTON WILL MEET TO DISCUSS WAYS TO WORK TOGETHER TO SERVE OUR SCHOOL. IDEAS AND RESOURCES WILL BE SHARED TO PLAN EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!
The Book Fair at Valeska Hinton is March 24th-30th.
Here is the link to order books online which is available from March 19th through April 1st.
The book fair will be open before & after school and Thursday evening during parent-teacher conferences.
Easter Seals' Campaign "Coins For Kids"
Easter Seals will collect funds again for their annual "COINS for KIDS" campaign. Coins for Kids is a fundraiser to collect funds to help with the programs and services at Easter Seals. This campaign brings an awareness about disabilities to the students. The Kick-Off for "COINS for KIDS" at Valeska Hinton will be March 13th. Money will be collected until March 24th. There will be a small container sent home to collect coins for this campaign.
Breakfast at Hyvee-Fundraiser for Valeska Hinton on MARCH 25th
Come to Hyvee at 7610 N Orange Prairie Rd, in Peoria for breakfast on March 25th. The event will be held from 8-11 AM. A portion of the proceeds will go to Valeska Hinton. We are very appreciative that Hyvee is holding this fundraiser event for our school!
2017 Fine Art Show
When: Wednesday, May 17th
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 PM
Where: The Peoria Zoo, Zambezi River Lodge
Theme: The Peoria Zoo's Africa Exhibit
Activities will include: Live music, sack supper, viewing of the animals after zoo hours, and of course the great artwork our children have made.
Success by 6
Please take the time to look at the language activities handout to go with the Success by 6 books your child brings home. On the website for Valeska Hinton, look under the Resources tab for past and current handouts.
Picture Day is Friday, March 3rd at Valeska Hinton. Lifetouch will be taking the photos that day.
Watch for the order packets to come home in your child's bookbag.