Category: Messages

Spirit Week!

“Spirit Week is Coming!  During the week of December 14th dress-up to show your HM spirit, have some fun, and possibly win “most spirited class” when you have the highest number of classmates dress up in your grade-level color on Friday.  Everyone is encouraged to participate:  staff, teachers, students, and families.  Go simple or go wild with […]

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Scholastic Book Fair 2020

Horace Mann’s 2020 Scholastic Book Fair is now open! Please shop at our online Scholastic Book Fair between now and Dec. 3. While we can’t be together to shop in the library, we can get great books into our kids’ hands and support the school. In fact, every dollar you spend will benefit our school […]

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PTA Meeting Notes – Nov 9, 2020

2020-21 Horace Mann  PTA Meeting Agenda  November 9th, 2020 Agenda Item: Who: Notes: Welcome and Introductions Karla Announcements Guiding goals for 2020-21: Transparent, Supportive, Responsible.We encourage and invite youth participation in all PTA meetings, committee’s, and events to provide greater student voice and leadership opportunities. We seek ways for the HM PTA to support the co-curricular activities […]

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Updates from the HM PTA

Welcome Back HM families! As we begin this very unusual school year the HM PTA would like to communicate to the HM school community that we seek to be transparent, supportive, and thoughtful in all regards.  Although much is still undecided we wanted to share what we do know and ask if you have any […]

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2020-21 HM PTA Kindergarten Welcome Letter

Dear Kindergarten Families, Welcome to the Horace Mann School Community!  We are so happy you selected our school. At Horace Mann we have a very active PTA, which provides services, support, events and funds in several different ways.  You are welcome to join in any capacity. During this very “unusual” year our goal is to […]

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Give Feedback on Budget for Next Year

Take the SPPS budget survey before December 20th.  St. Paul Public School district is conducting a survey to guide financial decisions for the district.  Your voice matters to Horace Mann and our community.  Please consider taking this 2 minute survey to inform the district on what matters to you and your family. There is an open-ended question […]

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SAVE THE DATE – Silent & Live Auction

Our event will be held on the evening of Friday, March 20, 2020 and we’re excited about our “Roaring 20s” theme.  This is a big event and our volunteer motto is the more the merrier.  If you’re ready to join the party, please contact Amy Hannigan amyantoinette@gmail.com or Allison Broughton allisonbroughton0@gmail.com

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Meeting Notes – November 2019

Horace Mann PTA meeting November 20, 2019 Welcome and Introductions Announcements  Welcome Karen Vander Sanden to the HM PTA Board as the new Volunteer Coordinator. Thank you to all that joined PTA for 2019-20. (see below) Congratulations to Ms. Bosch.  The special funding request for $300.00 was approved for a Wiggle Bot learning extension for […]

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Conference Meals

Each fall during conferences, family volunteers sign up to bring meals for the staff to enjoy before their long evenings. We bring the meals potluck-style, with each person bringing a different element to the meal. We also volunteer time for set up and clean up.  This year, family volunteers will bring meals for the staff […]

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