Thursday, March 28, 2019


Hello Hoover Rockets,

Spring Break

We hope everyone has an enjoyable Spring Break.  We will see you back here at Hoover on Monday April 8th.!

Battle of the Books

Thank you to all the coaches who have spent time with their teams preparing for the Battle.  The first place team members each got $10 gift cards to Barnes and Noble.  The second place team members each got $5 gift cards to Barnes and Noble.  The third place team members got $1 to the Hoover School Store.  Each participant got a backpack, a t-shirt, a necklace with a Hoover Rocket dog tag, stickers and a cookie.  Thank you to the parents who made donations, the PTA, the teachers, the coaches, the volunteers and especially Mrs. Mayne.  

Outdoor Classroom Clean Up

We have two Outdoor Clean Up Sessions scheduled for the Outdoor Classroom.  If you would like to volunteer on Sun, April 14th 1:00 - 3:00
Tues, April 16th 4:15 - 7:00 please see this link:  

Recess Peace Wheels  

Thank you to the PTA for purchasing the Peace Wheel posters so we can have them outside with us at recess time.  

Did you know that Mr. O has Equipment Managers and PE Assistants?  They met this week to check and replenish the recess carts for Spring.  

Youth Making a Difference: Participating families have been notified of the changes. Contact Christina Testa if you have questions:

Dearborn Brand Meat Sale: Our Spring fundraiser is approaching. Information went home via backpack mail this week. Orders are due by Wednesday, April 10th. Pick up day is Wednesday, April 17th from 3-5 at Hoover. Thank you for your support!!!
Save the date for our Hoover PTA Tigers Game on May 19th.More details to come home soon.

Science Fair: all students participating should have received home their Science Journals. Please contact Christina Testa if your child has not received their copy:

The Sports Hut is offering free shipping for spirit wear purchases from Friday, April 12 – Monday, April 29th
So don’t delay…..Take advantage of the savings!

Spirit Wear Link:  

4/6-4/20 Five Below Fundraiser
4/8 First Grade Field Trip Hands On Museum
4/10 Dearborn Ham Orders Due
4/12 Spirit Day Hat Day, Skibinski Lansing
4/12-4/29 Spirit Wear Free Shipping
4/13 Martian Marathon
4/16 PTA Meeting 10:00
4/17 Dearborn Hams Arrive
4/19 No School
4/22 Cannell & Fortier Field Trip to Jiffy
4/23 Larabell Lansing
4/25 Art Fair, Science Fair, Ice Cream Social
4/25 Lipinski Lansing
4/29-5/24 M-STEP Testing
5/2 4th Grade Visits Riley
5/3 Cowher and Janis Field Trip to Jiffy