What's Happening at Hayesville

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Oh, yeah!

posted May 28, 2010, 3:32 PM by Hayesville Elementary

Here they are, folks!  MP3s of Hayesville students rapping Ms. Zepp's and Mr. Jeff's Recycle Rap!
For your listening pleasure...

Days of the Dinosaur coming to the Oregon State Fair!

posted May 28, 2010, 3:32 PM by Hayesville Elementary   [ updated May 28, 2010, 3:42 PM ]

The Days of the Dinosaur exhibit is coming to the Oregon State Fair this summer!
The fair runs from August 27th-September 6th!
For more information on the Days of the Dinosaur exhibit, click on the link below!

Hayesville raises $1,120.54 for Haiti!

posted Mar 3, 2010, 1:38 PM by Hayesville Elementary

In just a little over a month, Hayesville students collected over $1100 for Mercy Corps! 
That's enough money to supply 747 Haitians with fresh drinking water for an entire month!
That's enough money to build 93 latrines (port-a-potties)! 
Fresh drinking wather and latrines prevent further deaths from diseases like diptheria and cholera.
Your fundraising efforts SAVED LIVES!  What an incredible accomplishment!

JUMP! These teens take rope jumping to a whole new level!

posted Mar 1, 2010, 3:20 PM by Hayesville Elementary

Rope jumping--an extreme sport?  Absolutely!
Check out this documentary, featuring five competitive rope jumping teams as they "push physical and psychological limits in pursuit of winning the World Championship." 
Combining rope jumping, gymnastics, and even break dancing, these kids will inspire you to get up and move!

Halloween Candy Buy-Back Program!

posted Oct 27, 2009, 4:07 PM by Hayesville Elementary

Oak Park Family Dental Care is offering to buy back your Halloween candy!  Bring your candy to the clinic Monday, November 2nd, from 3-5pm.  You'll receive $1 per pound of candy (up to $10)!  The candy will be sent to our troops in Afghanistan and Iraq through Operation Gratitude!
For more information, contact Marcine Hayes, Oak Park Family Dental Care Marketing Director-503.588.0047

Oak Park Family Dental Care

Win a $250 College Savings Plan Scholarship!

posted Oct 20, 2009, 2:20 PM by Hayesville Elementary

The State Treasurer's Office is announcing the 2009-2010 Reading is an Investment program!  This is an innovatice literacy and financial education program for K-5 students, designed to highlight the importance of reading, while teaching children about the world of money and financial concepts. 
To enter the drawing for a $250 College Savings Plan scholarship, independent readers must read at least three books from the Reading is an Investment book list and read for a total of 800 minutes.  Students to whom books are read aloud must be read at least three books from the book list and be read to for a total of 400 minutes.  The books on the Reading is an Investment book list can be checked out from Hayesville's library!
Entries must be submitted no later than March 10th, 2010.
For more information, including reading logs and the reading list, visit www.ost.state.or.us/read.

Win a trip to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games!

posted Oct 19, 2009, 12:27 PM by Hayesville Elementary   [ updated Oct 20, 2009, 2:34 PM ]

Hey, 5th graders!  Interested in attending the 2010 Winter Olympic Games?
McDonald's USA is offering a unique opportunity for young people from across the country to attend the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, B.C.!  McDonald's is inviting kids ages 11-14 to enter an online contest for a chance to become a McDonald's Champion Kid.  In addition to attending Olympic events, meeting Olympic athletes and kids from around the world, and touring the sights of Vancouver and Whistler, the selected kids will share their stories and perspectives about the Games with their local communities back home!
Visit www.mcdonalds.com/championkids for more information and to enter!  ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED BY OCT. 30, 2009!

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