Last Week of School


Here is some information regarding next week's events:

Lunch Menu:

Monday: Field day-Burgers and Hot dogs

Tuesday-Wednesday: Chef's Choice 


Field Day- It is supposed to be hot and so please have students dress appropriately.  School dress code still applies.  You may want to put sunscreen on them or send them with sunscreen that they can put on themselves.


6th Grade Promotion: The promotion is at 1:00 pm in the gym.  It will be followed by a reception in the courtyard.  6th-grade report cards will go home

2nd Grade: Walk to Sugarhouse Park at 9:00 am

Kindergarten Water Day


Last day of School: School ends at 1:00 pm.  Report cards will go home for grades K-5.

Yearbook signing: 9:30-11:30

Awards Assembly/Dance Out: 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm.  Students will be escorted out of the building.  We are asking that students go home and begin their wonderful much-needed summer vacation.  My staff is eager to complete their assigned tasks and begin their vacation too and it becomes difficult when students are wandering in the building.  Parents are always welcome!!!


Lost and Found: PLEASE check the lost and found for any items that may have been misplaced.  They will be donated to charity the end of next week.

Lunch Balances: PLEASE pay any remaining lunch balance on your child's account.  We have an outstanding balance of approximately 758.00.

Classroom assignments: I will send out the classroom assignments for next year with your welcome back letter in August.  





Battle of the Books 2018-2019

Here is the link to the form you can fill out for the Battle Books this coming school year.

Battle Book Form

Required Books needed to be read to be able to battle. 

4th- 13 books

5th- 15 books

6th- 18 books

Deadline is January 31st

This school year we will have a School Battle of the Books where students will read a certain number of books and fill out a form for each one. Those who qualify to battle will answer multiple choice questions about the book. Four finalists will come from this to participate in the District Battle of the Books. Here is the list of the books to be read.:
Beyond the Bright Sea-L.Wolk, The Harlem Charade- N.Tarpley, 5 Worlds:The Sand Warrior-M.Siegel, Wedgie &Gizmo-S.Selfors, Patina-J.Reunolds, Word of Mouse-J.Patterson, Spirit Hunters-E.Oh, The Bicycle Spy-Y.McDonough, Sergeant Reckless-P.McCormick, Chef Roy Choi and The Street Food Remix-J.Martin, Restart-G.Korman, Amina's Voice-H.Kahn, Hello, Universe-E.Kelly, Overboard!(Survivor Diaries)-T.Johnson, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl:Squirrel Meets World-S.Hale & D.Hale, Refugee-A.Gratz, The Serpent's Secret-S.DasGupta, Grand Canyon-J.Chin, The Dragon with a Chocolate Heart-S.Burgis, Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World-D.Bowman

Kindergarten Orientation Video

Click on the following link to watch our Kindergarten Orientation Video.



Kindergarten Registration



WHEN:                  APRIL 3 - 5

 TIME:                    10:00 - 3:30 (OR BY APPOINTMENT)


                              * IMMUNIZATION RECORDS

                              * PROOF OF RESIDENCE (EXAMPLES: MORTGAGE, LEASE AGREEMENT & RECORD OF MOST CURRENT RENT PAYMENT,                                                                                                                                                                                              UTILITY BILL, PAYROLL STUB, BANK STATEMENT. ALL DOCUMENTS DATED WITHIN 60 DAYS)







Early Childhood Pre-K3 and Pre-K4

· Our Pre-K3 Early Childhood program is designed for children who turn three-years-old by September 1, 2018. We offer this program at Dilworth. There are two sessions available:

o Session 1 meets for two hours and 30 minutes on Monday and Tuesday mornings.

o Session 2 meets for two hours and 30 minutes on Wednesday and Thursdays mornings.


· Our Pre-K4 Early Childhood program is designed for children who turn four-years-old by September 1, 2018. Classes are held Monday through Thursday for three hours each day.


o Beacon Heights Pre-K 4 offers both morning and afternoon classes


o Dilworth Pre-K4 offers only an afternoon class



Registration for our 2018-19 programs at Beacon Heights and Dilworth begins on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, from 8:30-4:30. Patrons come to the Early Childhood office, located at the Glendale/Mountain View Community Learning Center, 1388 South Navajo Street. Registration is on-going until classes are full.

Click on this link to see the flyer. Informational Flyer

Highland Park Parent Handbook

   Here is a link to our Highland Park Parent Handbook. The information in it will be added to throughout the school year.

Link: Highland Park Parent Handbook

Principal's Message

Take a look at a new section that has been added to our website called Principal’s Message. It is located under the Our School tab.

Eureka Math Parent Resources

Our new math program entitled EUREKA MATH has parent resources available free to all parents. 

Create an account at  Create a free account and enter your Access code: HWH14WB  in the product key space. Once there you can find: Road Maps, homework tips, and other resources.

NOTE: redeem the same code under one account if you have multiple children. 


MyPaymentsPlus is a state-of-the-art online service that provides you the convenience and information you need to manage your student’s meal account. This system speeds up serving lines in the cafeteria, eliminates the need to send checks to school or worry about lost or forgotten lunch money, and ensures that your child will receive a nutritious meal.

At no cost, MyPaymentsPlus allows you to check your student’s account balance online, view what your student has been eating in the cafeteria, and automatically receive email notifications when the account reaches a low balance. You can pay online into your student’s meal account using a check, credit card, or debit card. You can also use the Autopay feature to automatically replenish your student’s account when it reaches a low balance.

To sign up, simply visit: and then click on “Register a Free Account.” You will need your student’s ID number to complete registration. If you don’t know your child’s student ID, please contact your school to obtain this information.  

To aid in managing your student’s account on-the-go, MyPaymentsPlus also has a free mobile app available for iPhone, iPad and Android phones. For questions pertaining to managing your account or navigating through the MyPaymentsPlus website, please email

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