Nov. 18, 2021


Thursday, November 18, 2021

H-BC Families:

As American Education Week comes to a close, I cannot think of a better place to be than H-BC.  I am convinced that there is not a better group of educators out there!   I am honored to serve by their side.                               - Mr. Holthaus, Elementary Principal                                                                                                                                                       District Superintendent

Early Out & No School Days Next Week:
     Early Dismissal - Wednesday, November 24 - 12:45 pm
     No School -Thursday & Friday, November 25 & 26

H-BC Elementary Students had a great time at the Pep Fest Today!  Ask your child about the fun.

No School tomorrow, Friday, November 19!  With the Football Team playing at 9 am tomorrow morning, H-BC Elementary and Secondary Schools do not have school!  #letsgopatriots!

US BANK TICKET INFORMATION:  US Bank Semi Final Ticket Update - Please support HBC Football on Friday, (11/19) at 9 AM. Some important info: 

1. Online Tickets are preferable (need to have on mobile device; no paper tickets accepted) 2. Tickets can be purchased at game, but expect long lines 3. HBC Fans sit in sections F1-F5 (Delta Club)- Home Side 4. Cash-free Concessions (use card) #HBCFootball #GoingtotheBank

Listen or watch the Semi Final Game:   Tune into 800 am radio or purchase the livestream from:

BOOK FAIR CLOSES MONDAY:  Thank you H-BC Elementary families for supporting the book fair! We are close to meeting our goal and earning 50% of the total sales. These funds are used to purchase new books for the library. The final day to shop at the fair will be Monday, Nov. 22.    If you have any questions, contact Mrs. Moore at

H-BC Collection for Rock County Food Shelf:

NO POP IN LUNCHROOM-  Parents, please remember pop is not allowed in our lunchroom.  We strongly encourage milk or water with student  lunches.

COLD WEATHER - Please make sure your child/ren come to school equipped for colder weather.  All boots, hats, gloves, snow pants & coats should be clearly marked with the student’s name.   

WARM GLOVE DONATIONS WELCOME:  We want to make sure all our students have a pair of warm gloves. Donations are welcome.

  • Early Dismissal - Wednesday, November 24 - 12:45 pm

  • No School -Thursday & Friday, November 25 & 26

  • Grades K, 1 and 2 Winter Concert - December 13 - 7:00 pm 

Please follow us on Facebook - @hbcpatriots1 This is a great way to see all the amazing happenings at HBC Public Schools!


NUT AWARE SCHOOL: H-BC Elementary School is a peanut/tree nut allergy aware area.  There will be no classroom projects with peanut butter or peanut shells.  Please do not send any of these projects into the classroom with your child.  It is our hope that parents, who send a lunch from home for their child, CHOOSE NOT TO send foods containing peanut butter or nuts.

DAILY COVID SCREENING  Please remember to go through the health screener each day before sending your child/ren to school.

AM BUS CHANGES:  For morning bus changes please call the HBC  bus line--make sure to identify your student and the bus number they are riding:  507-962-3240 press 4.

Please reach out to me if you have any needs.  Phone- 507-673-2541 or email