There are great things happening at Hubbard that reinforce our vision of what "Kindness" is. 2K would like to lead the charge with the READ to FEED program. READ to FEED is a reading incentive program designed by Heifer International, a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending world hunger and poverty while caring for the earth. Click above for details . . .
Hubbard School's Halloween Parade is Monday, October 31st at 2:20pm. Parking is only permitted on Hubbard School Lane off of West Oak Street or on a side street. Your cooperation is appreciated. November 1st through November 4th we are collecting any unwanted candy to donate to our troops. Click above for details of the parade and candy collection . . . (more)
As a follow up to last year's One Community - One Book initiative, I invite you to read, How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting and Prepare Your Kid for Success, by Julie Lythcott-Haims. I will again pose questions to the community to spark a dialogue. Save the date of November 2nd for the One Book One Community Book Club. More information will be coming out over the next few week. To register please (more...)
Hubbard Cafeteria at 9:15am - Come join us for a 2nd Cup of Coffee as we learn the "what" and "why" of Balanced Literacy. The Ramsey K-5 literacy coach will talk us through a bit of research and even lead us in a reading exercise to experience what happens when text is "too hard". Together, we will begin to see all of the benefits of using this balanced approach with children.
The Hubbard PTO Caring Neighbor Committee is sponsoring a Thanksgiving Food Drive, November 1st - 17th. Help a Ramsey family in need celebrate the holiday! Food will be distributed through Ramsey Responds. Collection bins are in the gym foyer. Follow the link above for more information and suggested items list . . . (more)
SCHOOL CLOSINGS, DELAYED OPENINGS, and EARLY DISMISSALS Due to Inclement Weather: Parents and students will be notified of a school closing through our notification system (similar to the system that Ramsey and Saddle River use at the municipal level to announce emergencies) and on the District’s answering machine (dial 201-785-2300 and press “7” after you hear the greeting), as well as the District Home Page’s Announcement Section (more . . . )
Parents/Guardians of students with a negative lunch account balance will now receive a notification e-mail reminder to reload their on-line lunch account or bring in a check made payable to Ramsey Cafe in order to keep the account open. On-line accounts can be replenished via the Parent Portal. New accounts can be set up via PayforIt.