Old Fashioned Barn Party: This Saturday, November 3 from 5-8 pm, the Martinsburg SDA Church is hosting a Barn Party at the Carr Farm (11848 Kemps Mill Rd. Williamsport, MD). There will be hayrides, a bonfire, smores and more. Bring a flashlight, a camping chair, and wear warm clothing. Food will be provided by the Social Committee.
Prayer Breakfast: We would like to invite all of our parents to attend a special (free) prayer breakfast at the school on Sunday, November 4, at10:00 am. After our breakfast, we will have a brief devotional presented by Pastor David Livergood, from the Martinsburg SDA Church. Members of the school building committee will also share with all of our parents the current plans for the relocation of the school. Please plan to be with us. We are anxious to keep our families informed regarding the new school plant and our relocation plans.
Parent/Teacher Conferences: On Tuesday, November 6, we will have Parent/Teacher Conferences beginning at 1:00 pm. School will dismiss at noon on this day. Students will not need a lunch unless attending After School Care which will run from 12:15-5:45 pm. Parents are welcome to have their child in After School Care during their conference for no charge.
STEMfest 2018: On Sunday, November 11, from 1-5 pm Highland View Academy will be presenting a STEMfest. There will be break-out sessions from STEM innovators, interactive hands-on STEM activities and engineering challenges. Food will be for sale and door prizes will be given. Students who attend from grades 3-6 will receive extra credit.
Individual Picture Retakes & Classroom Group Pictures: On November 14 individual pictures will taken of students who were not here on October 5. If you were not happy with your child's picture and want a retake done, then you must bring the picture packet in on November 14. Classroom group pictures will also be taken on November 14 and can be purchased for $10. An order envelope will sent home with your child next week.
Women's Network Presents: The Psychology of Eating on November 14 from noon to 1 pm at Shepherd University Martinsburg Center (261 Aikens Center). The event is free but requires registration. To register, call 304-267-4841 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. You're welcome to bring your lunch.
Citrus Fruit Sale: Our first citrus fruit sale for this school year will take place on Sunday, November 18, from 10 am to 2 pm. This year we are offering Oregon Pears by the half bushel along with FL navels, red grapefruit, juice orange, and mandarins. To order call 304-264-5975.
Christmas Program: Mark your calendars now for the Christmas Program presented by your children on December 15 at 11 am at the Martinsburg SDA Church. Attendance is required and students will be graded. More information will be given as we get closer to the date.
Lost & Found: A necklace was found in the parking lot. It has a silver chain with a silver hummingbird charm and some other charms. Stop by the office if it is yours.
November Birthdays: Happy birthday to the following students with November birthdays!
Arnav Singh - November 2
Gage Zimmerman - November 11
Dominic Monholland - November 13
Aiden Petredis - November 19
Jason Albornoz - November 20
Jordan Albornoz - November 20
Shaili McWilliams - November 25
Noel Monholland - November 26
November 4 Prayer Breakfast, 10 am
November 6 Parent/Teacher Conferences-Noon Dismissal
November 7 Christmas Program Practice (5th & 6th), 3:15-4:00 pm
November 11 STEMfest 2018, 1-5 pm at HVA Gymnasium
November 14 Individual Picture Retakes and Classroom Group Pictures
November 14 The Psychology of Eating from Noon to 1 pm
November 14 Christmas Program Practice (3rd & 4th), 3:15-4:00 pm
November 16 Noon Dismissal
November 18 Citrus Fruit Sale, 10 am – 2 pm
November 19-24 Thanksgiving Break, No School
November 28 Christmas Program Practice (3rd & 4th), 3:15-4:00 pm
December 14 Christmas Program Practice at Church, 2 pm dismissal
December 15 Christmas Program, 11 am at Martinsburg SDA Church