Special Days & Events

We have a lively school community and with the support of our wonderful Heather parents and PTA we offer many events throughout the year for our students and families.  These dates are SUBJECT TO CHANGE or TBD until the 2016-17 calendar has been confirmed. For the latest event and general school dates, see the School Calendar.

 Please note the many school holidays, including Thanksgiving Week, Winter Break, President’s Week, and Spring Break and plan your family vacations accordingly. Attendance counts!

August 7 – 10     SMARTE KINDER KAMP

Registration at www.smartesancarlos.com

August 15     NEW FAMILY SOCIAL EVENT

TBA

August 12     TK / KINDERGARTEN MEET, GREET & PLAY

Come join current Heather families, along with other incoming kindergartners and their families, Heather Lower Yard for some fun and treats, Heather Lower Yard, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

August 22     TK and K MEET & GREET

TK and Kinders are invited to meet their teacher and see their classroom the day before school, Tuesday, August 22, 10:00 – 10:45 am.

August 23    FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

Welcome to Heather! The first day of school is a Wednesday, and therefore is a minimum day. All students are dismissed at 12:25 on minimum days. Please see the bell schedule for more information.

August 31     BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT

This is a parent only event. Come meet your child/children’s teacher and learn about their upcoming school year.

September 4     LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

September     BACK TO SCHOOL FAMILY SOCIAL

TBA

September     PICTURE DAY

School pictures are scheduled to be taken on Thursday, September 28.

October     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

October 10      LOCAL SCHOOL HOLIDAY

No school

October     WALK-A-THON

TBA

October 31     HALLOWEEN PARADE AND CLASS PARTIES

The Heather student parade starts at 8:45 am, followed by classroom parties. Students are to come to school dressed in costume over regular clothes. Costumes will be removed before lunch.

October (TBD)     DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP WEEK

A week focused on learning online safety and digital citizenship.

November     STEM/Engineering Night

A family enrichment event, details TBA

November     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

November 11     VETERAN’S DAY HOLIDAY

No school

November 13 – 17     PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCE WEEK & MINIMUM DAYS

November 13 – 17     BOOK FAIR AND STORY NIGHT

The fall Book Fair will be held in the Heather Library after school each day during Parent/Teacher Conference Week. Story Night is a family event, details TBA.

November 20 – 24      THANKSGIVING VACATION

December 21 – January 5     WINTER VACATION

January     MULTICULTURAL DAY

TBA

Janurary     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

January 15     MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

School Holiday

February     MATH NIGHT

A family enrichment event, details TBA

February     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

February 19 – 23      PRESIDENT’S WEEK BREAK

February (TBD)     SCEF ONLINE AUCTION AND TEACHER DONATIONS

Bid on staff donations, including after school activities with teachers, Principal of the Day, Secretary of the Day, Librarian of the Day and more!

March     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

March 12 – 16     ABILITY AWARENESS WEEK

March (TBD)     SCEF DINNER AND LIVE AUCTION EVENT

Look for information on SCEF’s annual fundraising event!

April     SCIENCE NIGHT

A family enrichment event, details TBA

April     MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

April  9 – 13     SPRING BREAK

May    MOVIE NIGHT

TBA

April 30 – May 4     TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK

May 22 – 26     SPRING BOOK FAIR

The Spring Book Fair will be held in the Heather Library after school and during Open House.

May 28     MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY

No school

May 31     OPEN HOUSE AND ART SHOW

An event for the whole family. Come visit your child’s classroom and see all the learning taken place over the year. Visit the Heather Art Show in the MUR.

June  (TBD)   RELAY RECESS AND PENNY WARS

A fun Heather community service event. Start saving those pennies! Details TBA

June (TBD)     HONORARY SERVICE AWARDS

This special award ceremony recognizing parent volunteers and teachers who have gone above and beyond serving Heather School, 8:25 during the Monday Morning Assembly in the Amphitheater.

June 14     LAST DAY OF SCHOOL AND MINIMUM DAY

Happy Summer Everyone! We’ll see you again August 2017

Up-to-date calendar information can always be found on School Calendar. Some events may be subject to change.