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Principal's Message for the week of 02.12.18


Announcements for the Week of December February 12th, 2018

Good Morning, this is Jessica Emory the Principal of Harkers Island with the announcements for the coming weeks. This announcement can also be located on the school website on the main page.


Week Events:

For the week of February 12th:

  • There are no significant announcements for this week.

For the week of February 19th:

  • Monday the 19th is an Early Release Half Day with the student day ending at 12:30.


Make-Up Snow Days:

  • Snow day January Thursday the 4th: make-up day January 25th

  • Snow day January Friday the 5th: make-up day April 5th

  • Snow day January Monday the 8th: make-up day April 6th

  • Snow day January Thursday the 18th: no make-up day announced yet

  • The 30th of March has been turned into an Early Release Day.


Lockdown Drill: Please see the letter sent home this weekend in your child’s folder. We are preparing for our first lockdown drill.

Love the Bus:

Pastries with the Principal: We had our first Pastries with the Principal meeting in January. We discussed the building projects, snow make-up days, and volunteerism. Here are the dates for the remainder of the year. If there is interest in a 4:30 pm meeting time please email Ms. Emory (jessica.emory@carteretk12.org) and given enough interest she will host an am and pm session.

  • February 28th: Volunteers, Heritage and Culture Curriculum

  • March 28th: TBD

  • April 17th: Topics TBD

  • May 15th: Topics TBD




Follow HIES on Twitter @HIESPrincipal and/or on our main website.


Valentine’s Day: HIES students are recognizing our community support agencies for Valentine’s Day. We are asking for donations of gum, mints, chocolates, or store bought goodies as donations. These can be dropped off in the Main Office. Stay tuned for pictures of our efforts.



If you have any questions please call the Front Desk at 252-728-3295. This message has been posted on the school website for your reference.



Our Harkers Island Students Shine Bright every day and Light the Way! Join us in celebrating their daily and weekly accomplishments.


Shine your light and make a positive impact on the world; there is nothing so honorable as helping improve the lives of others.” ~ Roy T. Bennett

Posted by: Allison Guthrie Published:2/9/18
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