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Professional Council Inspires First Districtwide Read

Humphrey was scampering about Half Hollow Hills this past month and the kids went crazy!!! Every child in K - 5 read The World According to Humphrey, and were eager to share their thoughts and feelings about the book. Schools had scavenger hunts, trivia quizzes, and  Humphrey even visited some of them during this exciting [...]

Professional Council Inspires First Districtwide Read 2018-01-14T08:07:34+00:00

Politics in Action | 2017 Budget Phone Banks

Every year, as May approaches, school districts across the Island gear up for election day.  Districts are looking to have their respective communities approve the budget for the following year and also to elect members to serve on the board of education.  As we all know, passing the budget is extremely important for so many [...]

Politics in Action | 2017 Budget Phone Banks 2017-10-21T17:46:01+00:00

The HHHTA Welcomes HHH’s Incoming Kindergartners

On May 10, 2017, fourteen elementary teacher volunteers worked together to assemble Welcome to Kindergarten packages for 2017-2018’s kindergarten students. This is the fourth annual meeting of elementary teachers since this initiative started in the spring of 2014. The welcome bags contained a Welcome to Kindergarten book, a school-specific bookmark and an HHHTA school success [...]

The HHHTA Welcomes HHH’s Incoming Kindergartners 2018-01-14T08:07:53+00:00

Jump Rope for Heart

Every year the Sunquam physical education team of Matt Gribbin and Brian Pierce run their annual Jump Rope For Heart fundraiser to help support the American Heart Association.  Throughout the year, the importance of cardiovascular and overall fitness is taught and encouraged.  During this event, we continue this theme but also highlight the importance of [...]

Jump Rope for Heart 2017-11-15T06:31:33+00:00

Sunquam’s Got a Heart of Gold

This year Sunquam participated in the “Heart of Gold” Project for Pediatric Cancer. A former student from Sunquam Jordan Belous started this Heart of Gold program in the hopes of bringing awareness and having September GO GOLD similar to the support during October’s Pink for Breast Cancer. Jordan was in my second grade class in [...]

Sunquam’s Got a Heart of Gold 2017-11-05T12:57:24+00:00

HHH ‘Connects’ to Kick off the School Year

The HHHTA joined the entire HHH community in welcoming all members back to school for the 2016-2017 school year!  The Public Relations and Membership teams reached out to our membership during the summer to welcome them back for two specific purposes. One purpose was to recognize the members who were engaged in district and union [...]

HHH ‘Connects’ to Kick off the School Year 2017-10-21T18:01:25+00:00

"Lace to the Top" Movement Goes Green

Green shoe laces! – Show support for this new anti-testing movement! Get some green shoe laces to show support for this new anti-testing movement! Lace to the Top was started by two dads who are teachers! Lace to the Top is a bottom-up action for everyone concerned about the problems with high-stakes testing. The idea [...]

"Lace to the Top" Movement Goes Green 2016-02-24T21:02:00+00:00