Tickets on Sale Now for 2nd Annual Sweet Safari for Education at the NEW Zoo – May 12th, 5-8 p.m.

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The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park, in partnership with the Howard-Suamico Education Foundation, is pleased to announce the second-annual hosting of a fundraising event: The Sweet Safari for Education, A Wild Artistic Adventure.  This event will be held on Friday, May 12th, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Sweet Safari will feature free samples of tasty treats from a variety of local vendors and restaurants.  While guests make their way through the zoo to enjoy these delicious samples, they can also participate in several other fun activities, including children’s games, live animal encounters, free carousel rides, and more. A special art show, featuring over 100 pieces of artwork from Howard-Suamico School District students, will be on display in the Mayan Restaurant.  These works of art will feature endangered species, including species found at the NEW Zoo!

Advance tickets are available at several local Festival Foods locations: De Pere, Green Bay East, Green Bay West, Green Bay North, and Suamico; at the Howard-Suamico School District Office; and at the NEW Zoo’s Visitor Center building starting Monday, May 1st.  Tickets for the event are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Children under 2 will be free.

All proceeds raised during the event will benefit education programs, both at the NEW Zoo and throughout the Howard-Suamico School District.

Special thanks to our event sponsors and Tasty Treat Stations:

Anduzzi’s Sports Club; Bayland Excavating; Beerntsen’s Candies; Breadsmith; CheeseCake Heaven, Inc.; Festival Foods; Great American Cookie Company; Kohl’s; LaJava a Roasting House; Mackinaw’s Grill & Spirits; Meijer; Miron Construction; Monkey Tailz; Montoure/Hanson/Teske Orthodontics; Olde World Pastries Plus LLC; Optimists of Howard-Suamico; Poppin’ Z’s Gourmet Popcorn; Sam & Louie’s Pizzeria; SMT Machine & Tool, Inc.; Townline Pub & Grill; WEC Energy Group; Winner Green Gum; Wisconsin Public Service Foundation; Woodman’s Markets; Zesty’s Frozen Custard & Grill.

Please note, the NEW Zoo will close from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. on May 12th in order to prepare for the event.

Pupil Nondiscrimination Self-Evaluation: Legal Notice

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The Howard-Suamico School District provides assurance that no student is discriminated against because of the student’s sex, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or physical, mental, emotional, or learning disability.

The District is currently conducting a self-evaluation of its status of pupil nondiscrimination.  Residents of the community have an opportunity to provide comments in regard to the following areas of student activity:

  • Methods, practices, curriculum and materials used in instruction, counseling, and pupil assessment and testing.
  • Participation trends and patterns and school district support of athletic, extracurricular and recreational activities.
  • Trends and patterns in awarding scholarships and other forms of recognition and achievement provided or administered by the district.

If you wish to review a draft of the self-evaluation, or provide any comments, please contact:

Jerry Wieland
Assistant Superintendent of Pupil Services
2706 Lineville Road
Green Bay, WI  54313
920-662-8116
jerowiel@hssd.k12.wi.us

Any requests for comments, or to review current findings should be provided no later than May 7, 2017.

Summer School Registration – April 11, 2017

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Reminder that summer school registration begins tomorrow, April 11th at 4:30. Please create your account ahead of time to streamline the registration process tomorrow.

NEW THIS YEAR FOR SUMMER SCHOOL: Accounts must be created before selecting classes. You are able to add multiple students to the account prior to registration opening by clicking “Create Account” in the toolbar or “Create a New Account” at the following link https://reg.abcsignup.com/view/view_month.aspx?as=4&wp=1126&aid=HSSD. (NOTE: this link is different from the printed booklet link)

Additional Information:  we revamped the summer school booklet this year and inadvertently left out information about when the A, B and C sessions run.

  • A session = 8:00 – 9:30 am
  • B session = 9:30 – 11:00 am
  • C session = 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

More information about summer school and the registration process is available at http://www.hssd.k12.wi.us/copy-of-bp-ia-parents.

If you have questions about summer school please contact us at 920-662-7816 or abcsumm@hssd.k12.wi.us

 

Howard-Suamico Education Foundation, ShopKo Foundation Fund Grants to Support Robotics Program at Lineville – NBC 26 Partners in Education Report

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A $5,000 grant from the Howard-Suamico Education Foundation, a $1,000 grant from the ShopKo Foundation, and $3,700 from private donors will be used to purchase a classroom set of robotics equipment for Lineville Intermediate School. NBC 26 visited with 6th graders to share the good news.

HSSD Gifted and Talented Team Wins 2017 Golden Apple Award

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The Howard-Suamico Gifted and Talented team was selected as a Golden Apple award recipient, the Greater Green Bay Chamber announced today. The team was surprised with the award this morning at the District Office and Training Center. Team members include Lyzette Maroszek, Brenda Rank, Mike Jameson, Nicole Smith, and Danielle Schuh. The team joins six individual award winners from throughout Northeast Wisconsin who will be honored at the Golden Apple Awards Ceremony Wednesday, April 19, 2017.

Congratulations!