Little Patriot Academy Registration is happening now! If interested or you haven't registered already, please email Mrs. Ellingson sooner rather than later. Please help to spread the word! firstname.lastname@example.org
H-BC Families, click on the link below, with important back to school information that needs your feedback and action. Please read all items and respond. The actual model for return to school will be decided soon and will be communicated at that time. https://5il.co/jdg9
Good Day! Here is the meeting notice link for the Regular H-BC Board of Education meeting set for Monday, August 10, 2020. Agenda is here: https://tinyurl.com/y67g2taa Also, be on the lookout for the HBC Safe Return to School Plan...Coming Soon.
Good Day! Here is the meeting notice link for the Regular H-BC Board of Education meeting set for Monday, July 27, 2020. https://5il.co/il6r --This is an updated link.
Good Day! Here is the meeting notice link for the Regular H-BC Board of Education meeting set for Monday, July 13, 2020. https://5il.co/i6gh
H-BC Families, Please use this link to answer a number of questions regarding H-BC's return to school fall of 2020-2021. https://tinyurl.com/y9en93sa. Please fill out only one survey per family. Your feedback is greatly appreciated. Questionnaire closes Wednesday, July 15.
Greetings Hills-Beaver Creek community! It has been wonderful to call Hills-Beaver Creek 'home' again. I was able to move into my office this week and also meet some incredible student-athletes who have been working hard this summer to prepare for their sport. Thank you to all the staff and community members who have popped in the high school office to welcome me. I'm so excited to be a Patriot! With Patriot Pride, Andrew Kellenberger High School and Jr. High Principal
Use the link to purchase H-BC Apparel to support the H-BC Secondary Caring Closet. A service providing needed clothing and personal hygiene items to students in need at the H-BC Secondary School. Thank you! https://luvprintexpress.com/hbc/shop/home
Please see the included link for more information on a speed and agility camp for students going into grades 5-8 Fall of 2020. Return all forms/pay to the Secondary School Office by 6/30. Make sure to follow all guidelines. Here is the link: https://5il.co/hcsv
The Minnesota Department of Education would like your feedback about your experience with distance learning this Spring 2020. You can access survey here: https://tinyurl.com/y7m9mhqp. Survey Closes 6/30/2020.
H-BC FFA Members have been busy with SAE's, CDE's and other events. Watch our Virtual Video Banquet to see our accomplishments and fun times had over this past year! https://youtu.be/lDGSDyxjBTc
Greetings! Here is the meeting notice link for the Regular H-BC Board of Education meeting set for Monday, June 8, 2020. https://5il.co/gyal
Today, 5/22 is packet p/up and drop day. Remember next week 5/26-27 from 7-4 and 5/28 7-Noon end of year packet p/up & drop. Here is HBC Board of Ed 5/26 Meeting Information https://5il.co/gf0h. Happy Memorial Weekend! Elementary Students thank you for Zooming this AM!
The Southwestern MN Opportunities Council has shared information for individuals to help with current or past-due electric/heat bills. https://5il.co/g2x8
H-BC is looking for a Secondary Principal/DAC for the 2020-2021 School Year. Here is more information: https://5il.co/g29k
5/07/2020--H-BC Regular Board of Education Meeting Link for 7 pm, Monday, 5/11. This is an electronic remote meeting. https://5il.co/fylv
Happy School Nurses Day, Lois Leeenderts! H-BC appreciates you greatly! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1PPJNr6t01Mji46S8zq3uclDPhwzKq0BE/view?usp=drivesdk
ALL GRADES (LPA-SENIORS) MUST RETURN THEIR BOOKS THIS FRIDAY. Library books need to be returned during the designated drop off/pick up time on Friday, May 8 at either building. If you have questions about what needs to be returned, email Mrs. Moore at email@example.com.
04/23/2020-I am hopeful this message finds you well! Reminder that the next H-BC Distance Learning Packet Pickup/Delivery is set for tomorrow, 4/24. H-BC Regular Board of Education Meeting Link for 7 pm, Monday, 4/27. This is an electronic remote meeting. https://5il.co/fhza
H-BC District Items for sale! Deadline for Quotes-- Friday, May 11, 2020. Here is a link to see the items: https://5il.co/ff2m
H-BC Ag Instructor & FFA Advisor opening: Find posting at this link: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1nLG0rZ1defgSnMNUmhUjWphZ4Ji_gfCSqtmvvuCmrOE/edit?usp=sharing
Our wonderful social worker, Mrs. Ceynowa-Breuer, has put together some resources for Distance Learning. Check it out: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LaAeY6ZiOoxl_pouTDb0D_5I1zdy7lMplRGSygv_6wk/edit?usp=sharing
H-BC Regularly Scheduled Board of Education Meeting Link for 7 pm, Monday, April 13. This is an electronic remote meeting. No individuals will be located at District location. https://5il.co/ex16
To recognize our 2020 seniors, we will be turning on the football field lights tonight, April 8th, for 20 minutes starting at 8:20 PM. Feel free to cruise by in your vehicles and give a friendly wave to your friends (from a distance of course!)
It's the 4th quarter! The home stretch for our fabulous seniors! Each week I will highlight a few seniors in a "Senior Salute" found under the "NEWS" area where the weekly bulletin is usually found. The first will be shared today!
Mrs. Ceynowa-Breuer has updated information in the "Social Worker Information" tab under Documents. The PDF shares her contact information, resources for students and families, including a referral form. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/640408/Resources_from_School_Social_Worker_Covid-19.pdf
HBC distance-learning begins Monday, March 30 and continues through April 30. Meals continue to be served during this time also. Here is a link if you have not signed up already for meals https://forms.gle/bMHQfs3CVfAjTFux9.
PBIS month end winners!! Oliver Deelstra - Scheels Mackenzie Voss - Scheels Samantha Moser - medium pizza Hidden Hills Cafe Grace Anderson - Medium pizza Hidden Hills Cafe Thank you to Keith and Annette Elbers with Elbers Auction Service for donating the medium pizza and pop! Congratulations winners!! Prizes will be available for pick up during the meal handout times next week.
We miss you!!! We were concerned about the Channel 671 News so we put one together for your enjoyment! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLqMM0rlM3o&t=1s
A video status report from HBC Elementary. We miss our students and are working hard on our new plans. https://5il.co/dy89
Please see this link to view a communication in regard to H-BC School Plans in relation to the Governor of MN order related to COVID 19. https://5il.co/dqxi
Here is a link to order H-BC track apparel for the 2020 track season. NOTE: There are several items that come with H-BC Patriots and not track labeling...This order is for all. Here is the Link--https://hbc-track-2020.itemorder.com/
H-BC Adult Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament Saturday, March 21st Hugo Goehle Gym To register your team, contact Alisha Boomgarden (507) 360-5486
H-BC Building/Grounds/Transportation Supervisor opening. Here is the link for more information: https://5il.co/dada
Information regarding PSEO for the 2020-2021 school year has been emailed to parents of students grades 8 - 11 and can also be found under "Documents" - "Career and College Readiness."
Parent - Teacher Conferences tonight!! Come visit with the staff tonight from 3:45 - 7:30 in both buildings.
H-BC Schools will be 2 hours late on Thursday, February 13. Dress warm in layers when it is time to venture out!
H-BC will be dismissing at 12:00 and 12:10 (elementary) on February 12. Afternoon preschool is cancelled. Lunch will be served prior to dismissal.
Our PBIS store is restocked! Thank you to Scott Harris with Coca-Cola and SMSU for the sweet swag!! Each week, students names are drawn from the ticket buckets to win either the “game pack” (free student admission + $2 at the concession stand), the “store”, or “breakfast club.” The extrinsic reward is fun, but the point of the tickets is to build relationships acknowledging students for meeting and exceeding expectations!
Mrs. Wysong teamed up with Dr. Zonnefeld from Dordt University (sponsored by the Dordt Noyce grant) to teach 10th - 12th grade math students about algorithms and statistics looking at March Madness. Students were encouraged to look at patterns and work as teams to find successful algorithms. The students will have an opportunity to compete with their new math skills during March Madness for a chance at Dordt Swag and a traveling trophy.
Mr. Weidenbach and Mr. Frank sharing the “Golden Rule” -Treat others as you would like to be treated., with H-BC Elementary Students.
H-BC Varsity Girls Basketball game that was scheduled for Saturday, January 18, 2020 against Adrian has been postponed and rescheduled to Tuesday, February 11, 2020.
First E-learning day! Students check in with your teachers (Schoology, email) to find your assignments. Stay warm and safe!
H—BC Closed Friday, January 17, 2020. E—Learning Day.
H-BC is starting school two hours late today, Wednesday, January 15, 2020.
H-BC Boys' Basketball plays tonight in Ellsworth. "C" game starts at 5:00 against the Adrian/Ellsworth Dragons. A Burger Feed will be available from 5:00 - 7:30.
H-BC Elementary Grades 2/3 basketball camp begins at 8 am this morning Saturday, January 4,for those students that had registered. Camp is in Elementary gym in Beaver Creek.
Junior High Boys Basketball and Junior High Girls Basketball practices have been canceled for Monday, December 30, 2019.
Elite Christmas Concert performed by the HBC Jr./Sr. High Staff! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2XsSM8dRhM
H-BC J/S High concert tonight at 7 pm! Come check it out!! Can’t come? Find us on www.NFHSnetwork.org for free streaming!
Come on out to H-BC Elementary this evening 12/2--7 pm to enjoy our Winter Vocal Music Concert. Students report at 6:50 pm. Concert begins at 7 pm. Looking forward to seeing everyone!
H-BC Regular Board of Education Meeting for Monday, November 25 has been canceled. Next regular Board of Education Meeting set for Monday, December 9.
The girls basketball game for 11/26 @ RTR has been moved to TONIGHT (11/25)! This is to avoid the pending weather tomorrow (11/26). Go Patriots!!
The Blue Ribbon Ceremony is happening now in Washington D.C.! We should be up shortly! cdn.digitalservices.online
H-BC has an Interim Cook's Assistant Position Open. See the link for more information. https://5il.co/baxn
Get your Christmas shopping done early. We are reopening our fall sale and have added a few extra items. The store will close Tuesday so SHOP NOW! Remember, it ships to the school for free and every purchase helps the PTO. https://hbcpto19.itemorder.com/sale
Basketball apparel link is now live! Orders are due November 17th!! https://hbc-basketball-2019.itemorder.com/
Congratulations to Allie LaRock on her acceptance into the North-Central ACDA SSAA Honor Choir. Allie was selected out of nearly a thousand applicants for 4 choirs. She will be traveling to Milwaukee, Wisconsin in March to sing with this choir. This is a HUGE accomplishment! Congratulations, Allie!
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We are making progress towards our goal to purchase two speakers, one for the elementary music classroom and one for the MS/HS band/choir classroom! Please consider sharing this post to reach more people. If donating, use the code LIFTOFF to have your donation matched! https://www.donorschoose.org/project/audio-system-to-enhance-music-classes/4443395/
The Governor of MN has proclaimed it to be MN Prinicpals Week. Make sure to drop H-BC Secondary Principal, Mrs. Schilling a note of encouragement. firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for all your work, Mrs. Schilling!
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HBC 34 Sleepy Eye St. Marys 20 Halftime
On Tuesday, October 1, Britton McKenzie, Eli Taubert, Leif Tollefson, Elliot Morris, and Wyett Shimp attended the third annual VikeSing Men's Festival Choir at Augustana University in Sioux Falls. During the afternoon, the 9-12 and 6-8 men's choirs rehearsed and performed an exchange concert with the Augustana Choir. Congratulations, gentlemen!
Minnesota recognizes 2019 Blue Ribbon Schools. https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/MNMDE/bulletins/2624ff3
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Great news! Hills-Beaver Creek Elementary has been identified as a US National Blue Ribbon School for 2019. 1 of 10 Schools in MN identified. Thanks to all the staff and students. More information to come! Here is the press release giving information! https://bit.ly/2lTnc8k
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**Reminder** The "Tackle Cancer" football game is October 4. Saturday is the last day to order apparel. Use the link below. All proceeds will be given to the Erickson family. https://luvprintexpress.com/hbc_tacklecancer
Thursday, September 19, the 7th and 8th grade volleyball game in Edgerton has been changed from a 4:30 start time to a 5:30 start time.
PTO sale ends tonight. If you are need of some fresh Patriot gear, the PTO sale has you covered. Prices start at $13. Help the PTO raise money for extra expenses throughout the year. Delivery is scheduled for the Friday before homecoming. https://hbcpto19.itemorder.com/sale
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HBC 24 Edgerton 0 Halftime
October is Tackle Cancer month and the football team will be selling Tackle Cancer apparel (online store). Our Tackle Cancer game will be Friday October 4th. All apparel will arrive and be distributed before then so everyone can wear their apparel that night. All proceeds will be given to the Erickson family. https://luvprintexpress.com/hbc_tacklecancer
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Attention families of incoming 5th graders: Before school begins, students and families have an opportunity to attend a Beginner Band Display to learn more about band Wednesday, August 21 - 5:30-7:00pm at the H-BC Elementary School Music Room. Students will be able to explore different instruments in band, and also be given assistance with choosing instruments that might best suit them. If you cannot attend this display, no problem- you may still be in band when school begins! You may show up after the 5:30pm start time on 8/21, but it’s recommended you arrive by 6:30pm at the latest. Thank you! Steve Olson
Grades 9-12 Fall Football Players and Volleyball Players--Remember the Fall Athletic Student and Parent Meeting this evening 7 pm at the Secondary School in Hills. We look forward to seeing you.
Order your PATRIOT FOOTBALL apparel today! There are two separate orders. Visit this link https://hbcfball19.itemorder.com/sale for one order and see images attached for the other. Orders are due by August 8 at midnight.
Junior High Volleyball will start Monday, August 19 at 8:00 am in the Hugo Goehle Gymnasium. Junior High Football will start Tuesday, August 20 at 8:30 am at the Hugo Goehle Gymnasium.
PLOW and 1999 Suburban For Sale--Here is a link to the description. Must have offer by 3 pm on July 18. https://5il.co/8kep
H-BC Elementary is seeking a reading tutor for the 2019-2020 school year. The tutor would be a member of the Minnesota Reading Corps. Contact the elementary office with questions or find more information at: https://minnesotareadingcorps.org/
H-BC is looking to hire a Grades 6-12 Principal beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. Here is the posting: https://5il.co/86gp
Here is a link containing information for HBC students and families going to Valleyfair tomorrow 6/14/2019. https://5il.co/8357
All t-ball and coach pitch games are cancelled for tonight! June 11, 2019
H-BC schools is seeking a full time K-12 art instructor for the 2019-2020 school year. For more information see the link below: https://www.hbcpatriots.com/o/hillsbeavercreekmn/browse/11601
H-BC schools is seeking a qualified paraprofessional for the 2019-2020 school year. For information see the employment page link below. https://www.hbcpatriots.com/o/hillsbeavercreekmn/browse/11601
State bound! Tyson Bork 100m. Layla Deelstra 100m. Girls 4x200 (Madison Spath, Sidney Fick, Layla Deelstra, Taryn Rauk)
Bottled water only necessary at the Elementary School in Beaver Creek. Due to water main break in City of Beaver Creek, 24 hour boiled water in effect. Regular consumption at the Elementary School to continue Wednesday, May 29.
Due to City if BEAVER CREEK water main break, students and staff may choose to bring their own water bottles to school tomorrow, Tuesday, May 28. The school will also have bottled water on hand for students and staff. Beaver Creek water is not supposed to be consumed without boiling. Wednesday’s water use may go back to normal use.
On May 22, the HBC Boys and Girls Golf teams competed in the first day of the Section 3A Golf Meet in Worthington. Hannah Fick, Tess Van Maannen and Thomas Dysthe advance to the final Section Meet on May 29, with a chance to move on to the state golf tournament in June.
Puppy Relays will be postponed for today. We will plan to have them on Monday, May 20. The schedule will remain the same with 12:45 start time.
Monday, May 13, HBC buses will be going back to their normal routes. Running on all passible roads. Thank you for your flexibility and patience!
H-BC Buses will be traveling on paved surfaces only AM and PM Routes Thursday, May 9 and Friday, May 10. Same schedule as previous paved schedule pickup and drop off times. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Students and staff at HBC Elem. & High Schools successfully completed the evacuation drill today, May 7th. For future instances, the school will communicate with parents via the student information system, JMC. Thank you to Rock County Sheriff, Hills Fire and Beaver Creek Fire for their assistance in today's drill. I'm very pleased with our students cooperation and focus!
H-BC schools is seeking an Elementary Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. More information and all job openings can be found at: https://www.hbcpatriots.com/o/hillsbeavercreekmn/browse/11601
H-BC schools is seeking a K-12 Vocal Music Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. See all job openings at https://www.hbcpatriots.com/o/hillsbeavercreekmn/browse/11601
HBC Buses will be going back to running routes on all passable roads beginning April 23. (Running regular routes)
Hills Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools running two hours late tomorrow, Friday, April 12. Buses running on paved surfaces only. Bus stops and times same as previous.
Hills Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are closed tomorrow, Thursday, April 11. Stay safe!
There is an online store open for Summer Recreation Apparel. Profits go to support our summer baseball and softball programs. The link for the online store is below. http://www.luvprintexpress.com/hbc_summerball/shop/home
Thanks to all who came to support the High School Musical Jr. cast last month! If you missed the show, you can access the videos from both shows on Mrs. Lafrentz's Website: https://sites.google.com/site/mrslafrentz/home Also, if you are a 3rd, 4th, or 5th grader looking to practice your "Summer Camp" songs, the sheet music and song links are all on the website on the tab labelled "3rd-5th Musical". Have a musical weekend! -Mrs. Lafrentz
Here is the link to the 2019-2020 School Calendar for Hills-Beaver Creek Schools. https://5il.co/70pb
3rd-5th Grade Honor Choir rehearsals start up this Thursday, March 28th from 3:10-4:30pm! If your student wishes to have a speaking role for "Summer Camp" the musical; they must come to honor choir rehearsals. If your student is in robotics, they can attend that this week and join honor choir next week. Sign-up for snack is linked below: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f45acac2fa46-honor
High School Musical CAST ONLY NO AUDIENCE run through today-3/23 at 11am. Doors open at 1:30 to audience for the 2 pm performance. $5 at the door. Come see a great show!
If you didn't get a chance to shop the book fair at Art Night you can still shop online. Items ship for free to the school and help us purchase new books for the elementary library. http://onlinebookfairs.scholastic.com/entrance.aspx?FID=3946897&direct=Y
TOMORROW--Thursday, March 21--H-BC Buses will be running their regular routes on all road surfaces that are passable. Thank you for your cooperation
Congratulations to the members of the Hills-Beaver Creek Senior High Band. On Tuesday, March 19th they received a ‘Superior’ rating at the Sub-Section Large Group Contest in Pipestone!
March 18---H-BC Buses on paved roads only, until further notice.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools Closed today, Thursday, March 14.
Beginning with AM bus routes Thursday, March 14, Hills-Beaver Creek School buses will be going on paved roads only, until further notice. Parents of students that ride the school bus and live on gravel roads will be contacted via phone or email this evening Wednesday, March 13, to indicate location and time of pickup for mornings and after school drop off. Call the bus line for rider changes in the mornings 507-220-2035. For after school bus changes, call either school office. Thank you for your flexibility and understanding.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are running two hours late start this morning Wednesday, March 13.
Allison LaRock is going to Washington DC! Allison was selected by the Sioux Valley Energy Empower Program to represent SW MN in Washington DC June 15-20. Here is more information about Empower. https://www.siouxvalleyenergy.com/my-community/empower-youth-leadership-program
Hills Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools running 2 hours late tomorrow March 5. Buses on passable roads only.
H-BC has a special Education Opening. For more information, please use this link--https://5il.co/6s65
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools ARE ON TIME tomorrow Monday, March 4. Buses will go down passable roads only.
Here is the LINK (https://5il.co/6p8g) to the HBC 18-19 School year Revised School Calendar from February 25, 2019.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian now closed Monday, February 25. Personnel and Regular Board meeting for this evening still will take place.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian School will have a two hour late start tomorrow, Monday February 25, 2019. Buses on plowed roads only.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are now CLOSED today, Wednesday, February 20.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are starting two hours late today, Wednesday, February 20.
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Boys Basketball Postponed Tonight's (2/14) previously scheduled home boys basketball game with Edgerton has been postponed to Thursday, February 21. Parent’s night will be held that night as well.
Here is the link (https://5il.co/6ioc) to the Revised HBC Snow Makeup Calendar...so far. February 11, 2019. School will now be in session on April 17 with a full school day on May 30 and last day early student dismissal on May 31.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools will dismiss at Noon. HBC Elementary dismisses at 12:15. Students will have eaten lunch.
Reminder that Lifetouch pictures have been rescheduled for this morning, February 11, at the Elementary school.
No musical rehearsal this Saturday.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are two hours late tomorrow Friday, February 8.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Closed Thursday, February 7, 2019.
Here are the current 1,000 point scorers in Hills-Beaver Creek history. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/139439/1_000_Point_Scorers_-_Sheet1.pdf
Phone lines are working again at the elementary school. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Phone service is temporarily unavailable at the Elementary School in Beaver Creek. Please communicate through email or call the secondary school for emergency.
HBC and Hills Christian are now closed Monday, February 4.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are running two hours late, Monday, February 4.
Hills-Beaver Creek Schools are Closed Tuesday, January 29 and Wednesday, January 30.
Tuesday, January 29 Boys and Girls Basketball games postponed to Saturday, February 2 at Westbrook. Boys Varsity 3 pm. Girls varsity to follow. No JV games.
From Mrs. Lafrentz: There will be no musical rehearsal this Monday, Wednesday, or Saturday! See you at our next rehearsal on Monday, February 4th! Be memorized by Feb 20th!
HBC And Hills Christian 2 hours delayed start today 1/28/19
Tonight’s (1/25) boys basketball home game against Adrian will be broadcast on K101 FM.
Mr. Henrichs from SWMN CEO sharing with HBC 10th and 11th graders about applying to participate in SW MN CEO Class for the 19-20 school year. Click here for more information--https://www.southwestminnesotaceo.com/
5th and 6th grade basketball tournament in Hills tomorrow will start one hour later than planned. Games will be one hour behind the original schedule. There is no K-4 basketball camp scheduled for tomorrow.
Reminder to all 3rd-5th grade parents: There is no honor choir rehearsal tonight. We will be starting back up on March 28. New students can join at that time as well! Please see your email from Mrs. Lafrentz via JMC for more details.
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Central Lyon at HBC! youtu.be/hSqKOlUn67I
Reminder that there will be 3rd and 4th grade basketball camp tomorrow morning at 9:00 in Beaver Creek. This is a make up from earlier in December.
Thanks again to some of the HBC staff for performing a band concert for the students this morning! You were awesome! https://youtu.be/ZHnd5etYZYY
Brayden Metzger, HBC 8th grader, won the HBC School Geography Bee. Brayden won First Place in the Geo Bee by correctly answering questions about US and World Geography. In January, Brayden will take a State qualifying Geography Bee online test. Twenty-five 7th and 8th graders competed in the Annual Geo Bee. Elly Klosterbuer and Joshua Wiersma placed 2nd and 3rd respectively. 8th Grade Geography instructors are Mrs. Randi Oftedahl and Mr. Dan Ellingson. Mr. Ellingson administers the Annual competition to 7th and 8th grade students who wish to participate.
Here are links to all the winter concerts. H-BC K-2 Winter Concert 2018: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS8qzutZ48CUZnQH_RLdEPNXx0m68MCoR H-BC HS Choir CEO Snow & Glow 2018: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyAMlw9hZs8 H-BC 3-5 Honor Choir Musical 2018: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS8qzutZ48CWiY5CIr6iwy0LIBX5ZOUwE H-BC 6-12 Winter Concert 2018: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS8qzutZ48CVD1a3M-Y_rqXwimuv4d3TT Have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
The HBC Junior Class will be selling freshly made, take and bake pizzas from Hy-Vee at the Girls basketball game versus Southwest Christian this Friday night, December 21. We will begin selling at 5:45 and will sell until they are gone! Prices are $8 each or 3 for $22. We will have Cheese, Pepperoni, and Sausage pizzas.
Boys Basketball Final HBC 85 Fulda 65 Girls Basketball Final HBC 64 RRC 39
Concert season is upon us! Here are some dates and times you will want to know: Saturday, December 15th, the 3rd-5th Grade Honor Choir will perform a Christmas Musical at Steen Reformed Church at 5pm. Soup supper to follow with proceeds going to the honor choir activities account. - https://www.facebook.com/events/2147228978938931/ - Performers be at Steen Church at 2pm for dress rehearsal Monday, December 17th, the 6th grade Christmas Guitars, 6th-8th grade band, HS band, 7th-8th grade choir, and HS choir will perform a lovely Holiday Concert! Join us at the H-BC HS gym at 7pm - https://www.facebook.com/events/1953836608005326/ - Performers be to school by 6:40 band and 6:45 singers. - 6th-8th graders are to wear black shoes, black socks, black bottoms, white tops - HS students are to wear black shoes, black socks, black bottoms, black tops - If the attire is a concern for your student, contact your director and they will assist in acquiring clothing. Like us on facebook and share concert events with your friends and family! https://www.facebook.com/HBCPatriotChoirs https://www.facebook.com/HBCPatriotBands
Reminder that there will be parent teacher conferences tomorrow night at both the elementary and secondary school. Elementary conferences have been scheduled with parents. Secondary conferences will be held in teacher classrooms from 3:45 until 7:30.
Girls Basketball Final HBC 56 Luverne 39 Boys Basketball Final HBC 66 Adrian 57
Girls Basketball Final HBC 33 West Lyon 29 Boys Basketball Final HBC 71 West Lyon 66
Basketball camp for 3rd and 4th graders that was scheduled for Saturday morning had been postponed. 6th grade boys basketball tournament in Sioux Center has also been postponed. We will post re-schedule dates when they are decided.
Hills-Beaver Creek Schools are two hours late Thursday November 29.
We will continue with regular dismissal time today but there will be no after school practices or activities at H-BC secondary or elementary today.
The order for Patriot basketball clothing has been extended until Monday at 10 am. https://hbc-basketball-2018.itemorder.com/sale
Tomorrow is the final day to order PTO apparel online. Stadium chairs, duffel bags, shirts for adults and youth, water bottles and more. Ships to the school for free, pickup on Dec. 13. https://spectrum-apparel.com/hbcholiday
Shop the elementary book fair. The book fair is open during conferences and Grandparents Day. It is also open online at http://onlinebookfairs.scholastic.com/entrance.aspx?FID=3901469&direct=Y
Get your Patriot basketball clothing using this link! Order by November 21. https://hbc-basketball-2018.itemorder.com/sale
📣Calling all young men!! We need more male representation in order to fill our cast roles for the H-BC Musical! Sign up now for your audition time! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f45acac2fa46-high
Auditions for the H-BC production of High School Musical Jr. will take place on Saturday and Sunday this weekend from 2-5pm both days. Click this link to claim your audition time. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f45acac2fa46-high If you can not make it to an audition time Saturday and Sunday, you should see Mrs. Lafrentz before school or during 1st lunch so she may video record your audition for the judges to see. Bring your completed pink audition form. Break a leg!
Please consider helping the Hills-Beaver Creek Junior Class raise money for Prom! This is a link to our current fundraising campaign - sales of magazines and gift items. Thank you for your support! Contact Teri Richards, junior class advisor, with any questions. https://www.gaschoolstore.com/2544211
Update on leaf raking. If it is raining Saturday, November 3, the FFA will postpone raking leaves until Saturday, November 10. Contact Tom Sandager at 962-3240 ext. 33 if you would like their service.
The HBC FFA will be raking leaves in the community on Saturday, November 3. If you want your leaves raked contact Tom Sandager at 962-3240 ext. 33 by 3:00 pm today.
Here is a link to the sign up genius for musical auditions. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f45acac2fa46-high Please watch this tutorial video https://youtu.be/aPEqxJQbfBY explaining how to fill in the applications. Each student that wants to be involved in the musical in any way must fill out a form- whether that is for the tech crew or to be a performer. Come prepared for your audition. Break a leg, performing Patriots!
HBC 39 EE 22 Final
HBC 16 EE 14 Halftime
Senior Parent and Senior Financial Aid Meeting with a College Financial Aid Representative. - Tonight, October 24 - 6:00 pm - HBC High School - Room 201.
HBC 54 GHECT 8 Final
HBC 40 GHECT 0 Halftime
Wear your Red, White, and Blue tonight when coming out to support the HBC volleyball team!
Click on this link: www.luvprintexpress.com/hbc_music to order your music department swag! Students in grades 6-12 band and choirs are highly encouraged to have a clothing item with the logo. We will keep the same logo for several years so that families do not have to buy new each year. We will wear our apparel on trips, to music festivals, some performances, etc. $3 from each item sold goes into the music student activities account.
HBC 36 RTR 27 Final
HBC 50 RCW 30 Final
A friendly reminder to support the after prom by supplying your home with great food from Schwan's! https://www.schwans-cares.com/c/42482
8th graders Elisha Taubert and Leif Tollefson have been selected to represent H-BC at the Minnesota American Choral Directors Association Honor Choir in Mahtomedi, MN on November 17th. They were selected based on recordings of their voices sent in last month. Each year, MN honor choir judges are sent hundreds of recordings, but only the top 120 voices are selected. Way to go, boys!!
There is no jr. high football or jr. high volleyball practice today, October 9.
HBC 52 Edgerton/Ellsworth 6 Final
HBC 39 Edgerton/Ellsworth 0 Halftime
The jr. high football game scheduled for today has been postponed due to weather. It is re-scheduled for October 15. There is no junior high football practice tonight.
Here is an article on the new SW CEO Program that H-BC has students participating. https://bit.ly/2IyrtEU
Schwann's Jr Parents After Prom fundraiser! Simply put in the ID: 42482 every time you order from now until 11/15. Need ideas for Christmas presents? Purchase a gift card with Schwann's! Enter our fundraiser ID: 42482 and we receive 40%. Never ordered before? Click on the click and enter the ID: 42482. Remember Schwann's is all over! Pass this info to your family and friends near and far and they too can support HBC Jr Parents After Prom!!
HBC 62 HLOF 8 Final
Come on out to H-BC Jr./Sr. High to watch the Homecoming Coronation 7 pm Monday, September 24.
HBC 22 WWG 12
JV and Junior High Football have been cancelled for tonight due to weather in Lamberton. Make-up date TBD. Both teams will have normal practices instead.
HBC Jr High and JV football will be playing at the same time (4:30) tomorrow, September 17.
HBC 6 RRC 3 Final
HBC 0 RRC 0 Halftime
Calling all singers and performers from grades 3-5! Check out this link for honor choir! Please fill out the link before Thursday's rehearsal. https://goo.gl/forms/ProUy86X3vyNhZQn1
Today is the final day to log H-BC Elementary Summer Reading Minutes. Visit the scholastic site to make sure all of your minutes are counted. Paper and pencil logs should be returned on Monday. https://www.scholastic.com/summer/home/
Little Pates open house will be this evening from 5:30 until 7:30. Families attending should bring any immunization information with them to open house.
HBC 28 Cedar Mountain 6 Final
HBC 14 Cedar Mountain 0 Halftime
6-8 football practice and 7-8 volleyball practice have been cancelled for this afternoon August 27, 2018
H-BC Elementary Summer Reading Challenge Ends Sept. 7 Students grades 1-6 must have 1080 minutes logged to meet the challenge. Log minutes online or contact Mrs. Moore for a reading log or to reset login information. Thanks to the Exchange State Bank for making this program happen. HAPPY READING! https://www.scholastic.com/summer/home/
Thanks to all of those that have completed online registration. We have over 150 students completed. Registration must be completed for all students before the first day of school. If you have not registered yet go to http://5il.co/4asg for instructions.
The volleyball apparel order deadline has been extended to Aug. 13! https://hbc-volleyball-2018.itemorder.com/sale
Instructions for online student registration were sent out to parents by email this morning. Information on registration can be found at: http://5il.co/4asg. All information that was previously in back to school packets will be in the email and online!
HBC Football apparel for sale! There are two seperate orders. Click on the link and also check out the image attached in the Live Feed! Order by August 15! http://spectrum-apparel.com/PatriotsFB
H-BC Elementary is seeking a full-time paraprofessional for the upcoming school year. For details contact the elementary office. http://5il.co/4794
Apologies—Fall Athlete and Parent meeting has been RESCHEDULED to Monday, August 13 at 6:30 pm.
Order your HBC volleyball apparel today! Deadline is Aug. 9! https://hbc-volleyball-2018.itemorder.com/sale
Reminder: Jr. High Volleyball starts Aug. 20 and Jr. High Football starts Aug. 21. More details will be sent out soon!
H-BC Events Calendar has been updated for the 2018-2019 School Year. Check it out here: http://hillsbeavercreekmn.apptegy.us/events
H-BC Elementary is seeking a half-time reading tutor for a position in the Minnesota Reading Corps. The position is for the 2018-2019 school year. For details contact the elementary office or email Mr. Phelps at email@example.com.
All summer recreation activities in Hills and Beaver Creek have been cancelled for this evening.
There will be no t-ball or coach pitch games tonight in Hills. June 7, 2018.
Congratulations to Kourtney Rozeboom for getting 2nd place in shot put yesterday and qualifying for the state track meet on June 9th!
Here are some dates to remember. Junior High volleyball practice will start August 20th and Junior High football practice will start August 21st. More details to be sent out later this summer.
Congratulations to Dylon Taubert, Tess VanMaanen, and Thomas Dysthe for advancing to the second day of Sections 3A golf!
Jr. High Track Meet scheduled for today Friday, 5/11 has been cancelled. No Jr. High Track Practice.
Jr. High Track meet for today 4/24/18 has been cancelled.
Reminder that today April 20 will be an early out at H-BC schools. Secondary at 12:30, elementary at 12:45. There will be no afternoon Little Pates.
Online book fair is open. Follow the link below to start shopping. ALL ITEMS SHIP the elementary school FOR FREE! http://www.scholastic.com/bf/hillsbeavercreekelemschool
Friday, April 13. Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools dismissing early. 9 am at Secondary and 9:15 at Elementary. Power Outage.
There will also be no morning pre-school tomorrow April 9.
H-BC schools will be starting 2 hours late tomorrow Monday, April 9. Happy spring!
H-BC Schools starting two hours late today, Wednesday, April 4. No Morning Preschool. Happy Spring!
Little Pates Pre-School open house will be at 6:30 this evening. The event is for parents only and will provide information on 2018-19 registration. It will take place in the elementary commons.
Here is the Parent JMC LInk--to check student grades, lunch balances and attendance: https://goo.gl/sAfZbz
Congratulations to H-BC 6th grader, Ryland Berg-England, on being chosen to represent H-BC in the Grades 4-6 MN State Honor Choir on May 5! Way to go!
Clay Target Meeting changed to Thursday, March 8, HS Commons 7 pm.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools Closed today Tuesday, March 6.
HBC track clothing is now on sale at https://hills-beaver-creek-track-2018.itemorder.com/sale. The deadline to order is March 16.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian School dismissing at 10 am today Monday March 5. Elementary 10:15 Dismissal.
Wear blue today when supporting the boys basketball team in Worthington at 2:30! Go Patriots!
This link will take you to the new H-BC ISD #671 School Calendar, due to school cancelation as of 03/02/2018. http://5il.co/2we8
Tournament basketball tonight in Hills as the boys take on Ellsworth (WEAR WHITE) and tomorrow night in Marshall as the girls take on SWC (WEAR RED, WHITE & BLUE)! Go Patriots!!
REMINDER: Dr. Seuss day at H-BC Elementary. Also BOOK BINGO sheets are due tomorrow, March 2.
GBB tonight-Monday, February 26 game played at Home-7 pm start. No passes, $7-adults and $5-students. Also, Regular board of education meeting for 2/26 has been moved to 9 pm because of GBB. K101
Girls Basketball Game scheduled for today, Saturday, February 24 has been postponed and will be played on Monday, February 26. Site to be determined.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian School two hours late, Friday, February 23. No AM Preschool.
The FFA Grill out planned for this evening 2/23/18 has been postponed.
*REMINDER* Friday, February 28 is the last day to get the 6th-12th grade yearbook for $35.00! After this it will cost $45.00. Order online at jostens.com or fill out paper form and turn in tomorrow.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are two hours late NO AM Preschool--today, Tuesday, February 20.
H-BC Girls Basketball Game scheduled for tonight 2/19 with H-LO has been postponed to tomorrow night 2/20.
Tonight's "C" boys basketball game has been cancelled. The "JV" game will start at 6:00 pm.
6-12 grade yearbooks are now on sale at jostens.com! Forms can also be turned into Mr. Harnack. Get it now! The price is currently $35.00, after February 23, the price will go back up to $45.00.
H-BC Girls Basketball Parent's Night is Monday, February 19 prior to the Girl's game.
Tonight's girls basketball game vs Pipestone will be streamed live at https://thecube.com/event/780192
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools 2 hours late, 2-9-2018, No am Preschool
There is a Walking Taco Meal at the boys basketball game on Thursday night. Go to "Live Feed" on this app to see more details. The game will also be streamed live at http://thecube.com/e/777680
Tonight's 1/22--H-BC Board and Policy Committee Meetings have been canceled.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are closed today Monday, January 22.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools running two hours late on Monday, January 22-- NO AM Preschool.
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https://goo.gl/udTTvL--Link to tonight's 1/20 Boys and Girls Basketball Games. Freeman Academy/Marion
5th and 6th grade band concert will take place this evening. It will be at 7:00 at the elementary school gym.
Basketball CHANGE The Girls Varsity Game on Saturday, January 13 will begin at 3 pm in Lamberton. The Boys Varsity Game will begin at 5 pm. These are changes to the original start times.
Boys Basketball practice rescheduled to noon tomorrow—1/1/2018.
Reminder that H-BC schools will have an early out tomorrow. Secondary students will be dismissed at 12:30. Elementary students will be dismissed at 12:45.
All H-BC afterschool activities are canceled today, Thursday, December 21.
Tonight's JV game vs Ellsworth will be a shortened game. Therefore, the varsity game will start around 7:00 pm. Watch live here http://thecube.com/e/768715
It's jersery day tomorrow at the basketball games in Hills! Remember the girls start at 2:00 with the boys to follow!
*Time Change* The varsity girls basketball game will start at 2:00 pm on Saturday, December 16. The boys varsity game will follow.
The K-2 winter concert has been re-scheduled for Thursday, December 7 at 7:00 p.m. in the elementary gym.
Hills-Beaver Creek and Hills Christian Schools are starting 2 hours late Tuesday, 12/5. No AM Preschool.
Due to poor road conditins the elementary concert will be postponed this evening. A make uo date will be anniunced tomorrow.
Girls Basketball on 1050 am Radio
Reminder to K-6 parents. Pickup for PTO fundraiser items will be tomorrow after school from 3:00 until 5:30. Please make plans to pick up and deliver items tomorrow afternoon. Thanks!
Reminder that we will have early out tomorrow, November 3. 12:30 dismissal for secondary students and 12:45 for elementary.
MLA 14 HBC 6 Final
MLA 8 HBC 0 Halftime
Reminder to wear orange tomorrow, October 25th for Unity Day! Standing together against bullying!
RTR 46 HBC 22 Final
RTR 24 HBC 6 Halftime
RCW 14 HBC 8 Final
RCW 14 HBC 0 Halftime
The location for Community Education flag football this morning has been changed to the baseball field in Hills. Times will remain the same.
HBC 32 Edgerton/Ellsworth 16 Final
HBC 16 Edgerton/Ellsworth 16 Halftime
There will be no MEAL at the Football field prior to tonight's game.
Please see the district's website news feed for parking changes for the rest of the football season.
Tonight's Junior Varsity football game at RTR has been cancelled. Tonight's Junior High football game at Fulda is still on as scheduled.
H-BC Board of Education Emergency Meeting to address football field parking concerns for the remainder of 2017 football season. Meeting set for October 4, 2017 at 7 pm.
HBC 44 Fulda 6 Final
HBC 22 Fulda 0 Halftime
Volleyball Team beats Mountain Lake in 3.
Reminder that tonights junior high football game will begin at 4:15. JV will follow.
WWG 28 HBC 20 Final
WWG 22 HBC 12 Halftime
Location for PTO inflatables has been changed to the city park in Hills following the homecoming parade.
RRC 28 HBC 20 Final
RRC 28 HBC 12 Halftime
Softener Salt Sales! The HBC Golf team is selling softener salt for a fundraiser. Get your orders in by October 9. The salt will be available on October 14. See attachment for more details.
Tonight's Volleyball Update! Varsity, JV and C Team Volleyball play at Luverne. C Team plays at 5 pm in the old gym. JV Plays at 6 pm in New Gym, Varsity plays in New Gym. #gopatriots
HBC 9-12 Football player meeting 5:00 pm tomorrow, Sunday, 9/10, at Jr./Sr. High Commons.
HBC 28 MLA 20 Final
HBC 28 MLA 14 end of 3rd.
HBC 12 MLA 6 Halftime
No "C Team" volleyball tomorrow night. JV starts at 6:00 pm.
HBC 46 SWU 0 Final
HBC 38 SWU 0 Halftime
HBC 16 SWU 0 after the 1st quarter.
Remember Jr./Sr. High Grades 7-12 Back to School Open House 5:30-7:30 pm Wednesday, August 30th. Looking forward to seeing everyone! #hbcbacktoschool
A/B/C Volleyball pictures. Monday, August 21 at 11 am.
Looking for some H-BC Volleyball Apparel. Look no further. Here is a link to get some...https://goo.gl/zd3hBD
Looking so forward to the beginning of the school year! #patriots2017
Make sure to mark your calendar for the H-BC Jr./Sr. High Open House set for 5:30-7:30 pm on Wednesday, August 30.