Parent Connection


Friday, December 9, 2022

H-BC Families:

E-Learning today - Friday, December 9th.  Here is the E-Learning Day Procedure: 
E Learning Days Procedure Plan Hills-Beaver Creek

Location:  H-BC Elementary School in Beaver Creek. Sponsored by the H-BC Elementary Student Council.  Students in K-2nd Grade will skate 6:00 to 6:45 pm and 3rd-5th Grade will skate 6:45 to 7:30 pm.     $1 admission includes a new Make & Take Creation Station!   Pizza & snacks will be available for purchase.   

Patriot Gift Suggestions:  The H-BC Elementary PTO has the following items currently for available: Giant, Super Plush Patriot Blankets - $35  Patriot Car Decal  - $10 Patriot Ornaments - $15 Stop in the Elementary School Office or contact our PTO at: to purchase.

Non-Perishable Food Item Collection:  Thank you for the contributions you’ve already sent for the Rock County Food Shelf.   NEW:  There is a need for cereal.  Boxes of cereal count as 5 points for the class total. The class that gets the most points will earn an extra hour of gym time!   Thank you for your donations of non-parishable food items or cereal. 

Thank you for your donations to SHARE:
Special thank you to our Elementary Student Council and students for their generous donation of dental hygiene items to the Rock County SHARE program!  SHARE distribution was held on Wednesday, Dec. 7th and all dental hygiene items were given out! THANK YOU! -Mrs. Breuer

Catch all the H-BC District happenings in this months Patriot Newsletter:

December Dress Up Days: 
Due to the E-Learning Day on Dec. 9 - Monday December 12- Ugly/Festive Sweater Day 
Friday, December 16 -Christmas Character Day 
Friday, December 23 - PJ Day 

EARLY CHILDHOOD FAMILY EDUCATION:  Our ECFE Program is a great way for parents to spend quality time with their child.  Children ages 0-5 are welcome to H-BC Elementary School each month from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.  Mark your calendar for these upcoming dates: December 13, January 10 & 24.   Please contact with any questions.

PARENT NOTIFICATION SYSTEM: We will again be using our Parent Notification System to inform you of weather related late starts and other items of importance at Hills-Beaver Creek Schools.  As we get into that time of year, this system is reliable, however please keep an eye on other avenues as well, such as AM 800 or FM 101.5, and Sioux Falls television/websites: KELO, KDLT and KSFY. 

E-LEARNING DAYS:  If school is canceled because of inclement weather or any other reason.  Items for E-Learning day can be found in student backpacks.  Here is the procedure for E-Learning Days. 

AFTER SCHOOL CARE:  PEAC - Patriot Enrichment After School Care is available for “regulars” and “drop-ins”.   Call the office or email Mrs. Voss for more information:

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

AM DROP OFF:  If it’s raining or you don't see our school staff on the playground in the morning, please drop your student off at Door #1 on the North Side of the School.  


  • December 14: 12:45 Dismissal

  • December 15: Parent/Teacher Conferences

  • December 23:  12:45 Dismissal

  • No School from December 26- January 2. School resumes on January 3.

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