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Welcome to Indian Hill Elementary School!

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Independent, inquisitive, insatiable – these are typical traits of students in the elementary grades of 3-5. Many believe it's in these years that a love of knowledge, an attitude of lifelong learning, is instilled.


At Indian Hill Elementary School, we focus on nurturing and encouraging these natural traits and creating an individualized learning experience to support whole child development. Students have the chance to explore concepts in more depth. Instructional practices supported by data meet the diverse needs of our learners, and our SEEDS program (Safe Environment for Educating Diverse Students) is incorporated into daily work.

When students leave Indian Hill Elementary after finishing fifth grade, they are on their way to becoming successful, respectful young people, ready to take on greater challenges, academically and personally.

What's New at IHES?

MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS

QUARTER 1 REPORT CARDS
The end of Quarter 1 is Friday, October 13. Quarter 1 report cards will be available online on Friday, October 20. You can access ProgressBook on the Indian Hill Elementary School Website. Click on Students/Parents tab and then click on Resources and Tools. Click on the ProgressBook link and select the Indian Hill icon. You can also click here to access ProgressBook. Once you are logged into ProgressBook, you will be able to view your child’s grades, report card comments, and print a paper copy. Click here to view a ProgressBook Video Tutorial.If you are having difficulty logging into your ProgressBook account, please contact Jackie O’Brien, technology facilitator, via email at Jackie.obrien@indianhillschools.org
Bookworm.png Fall Book Fair- October 23- 31
It is time for our Fall Book Fair! Come find lots of new books to read. You may shop in person and online. Click on the link below to learn more. Indian Hill Elementary Book Fair

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OSTUMES NEEDED

The art room is in need of costumes for a 4th grade film project. The following items would be greatly appreciated:

Long dresses, vests, shirts with puffy sleeves, shawls, pants that go to the knees, blazers, berets, costume jewelry necklaces, horizontally striped shirts, belts, life-size baby doll, small baby blanket for doll, faux fur, and white sheets.

Please drop items off in the office or art room. 
Thanks so much!
 -Marcia Tuznik, art teacher


DANCE FIT CLUB
Dance Fit session 2 registration is open. Please click this link if you're interested in signing up for session 2. 

Dance Fit Club is a fun, interactive way to keep kids moving and jam out to some of their favorite songs! This fun, high-energy class is designed for students to enjoy a blend of fitness and easy to follow choreography with kid-friendly routines infusing international dance styles. Students will have a blast as they discover new rhythms that make them feel good as they stay fit! All dance and fitness levels welcome! Student should bring a water bottle, wear gym shoes and comfortable athletic wear that allow for easy movement.

WHEN: Six weeks on Thursdays, October 26, November 2, 9, 16, 30  & December 7.   /   7:55 – 8:40 am. Drop off no earlier than 7:50 am

WHERE: ES Gym

FEE: Send $40 check payable to IHPTO with your child in an envelope marked “PTO Clubs” to Dance Fit Club on Thursday, October 26th. All payments will be collected by the instructor on the first day of session II. 

INSTRUCTOR: Indian Hill parent and fitness professional, Vonnetta McColgan is a nationally certified AFAA/NASM Group Exercise, Zumba, Zumba Kids, Zumba Kids Jr. fitness instructor. 

REGISTRATION: 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students may register. Registration will be open until October 19th and payment is due no later than Thurs. Oct. 26th. Spaces are limited.

QUESTIONS? Contact Vonnetta McColgan, vonnetta_mccolgan@yahoo.com