Dec
07

Spirit Wear

Holiday Gift Buying Made Easy! Checkout Our Online Spirit Wear Store Now

Don’t wait until the last minute to do your holiday shopping. Check out our two online Spirit Wear sites. We have something for every student on your holiday list. Take a peek at our really cool HMS Spirit Wear available online store for your ease of ordering. Order today and pick up your order at Hastings Store between 11:00 am – 1:00 pm.

In the future you be able to find the link under the Fundraisers menu option.

HMS Online Spirit Wear Store
UA Outfitters Online Spirit Wear Store

Chairperson: Elaine Nagle

Dec
01

UA Middle School Dance Club

The Junior Dance Club of Upper Arlington invites all 7th and 8th grade students of Hastings and Jones to attend dance club this year. It will be held in the Hastings Commons Wednesdays January 8,15,22,29, February 5 & 12. Each student had a written invitation sent to their address with detailed information on December 1st. Registration is open and we are only accepting online payments this year. The Sign Up Genius will allow you to sign up your student, pay and volunteer for a chaperone spot if you wish. Please only sign up once, first come, first serve. This year’s fee is $30 for 6 lessons. **NO REFUNDS AFTER FIRST CLASS**

ENFORCED DRESS CODE:
For Boys:
Dress shirt and tie. Shirt tucked into belted pants or cords. Loafers or dress shoes.
NOT PERMITTED: athletic shoes, heavy boots, Crocs or jeans.
      
For Girls: Dress or skirt with a blouse (skirts fingertip length or longer, shoulders covered). Tunics (fingertip length) over leggings also acceptable.
NOT PERMITTED: bare shoulders (use a shrug if necessary), athletic shoes, UGG boots, flip-flops or Crocs. Also, no pants of any kind, capris or jean skirts.

                
Parents will be contacted if the guidelines are not followed. Any unacceptable behavior will result in removal from the dance club for the remainder of the season.

Things to Know…

  • There will be no refunds after the first session.
  • Scholarships are available.
  • We cannot assume liability for any personal property. Please leave cell phones and other valuables at home. Any found items will be placed in Hastings’ Lost & Found.
  • The sessions will be canceled only if UA schools are closed such as for a snow day – or by special announcement made at the end of the school day. Every effort will be made to make up canceled sessions, but there is no guarantee.
  • Parents must observe dismissal times so the next session can begin promptly. Students not picked up in time will have to wait outside.

Class Times:

  • 7th Grade classes are 7:30pm-8:20pm
  • 8th Grade classes are 8:30pm-9:20pm

If you have any questions or need financial assistance please email uajuniordanceclub@gmail.com.

Nov
27

Frozen Friday Cultural Arts

Coming soon are our Frozen Friday Cultural Arts programs, starting in January!  These artist-led events are held during the lunch periods for all of the students.

Nov
27

No Fundraising Fundraiser

It is time again for the PTO’s most popular fundraiser: the “No Fundraising Fundraiser” – no calling, no selling, and no attending special events. We are just asking you to consider a tax deductible $30 donation directly to the Hastings PTO – this money goes directly to the classrooms.  This is our last fundraiser of the year!  Learn more >>

Nov
27

Yellowbird Foodshed

 Back by popular demand: The Yellowbird Food Shed is for 8 week session. You are able to order fresh items. Pick up is Fridays between 3:15 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. at Billman’s Sunoco on Henderson Rd.; UA, 43220. Parents can join anytime.  The program is flexible, you can skip a week if you need to. Parents can sign up on the yellowbird website at https://www.yellowbirdfs.com/ by clicking the JOIN NOW button then select Hastings Middle School. It is closed to the public. Learn more >>.

Chairperson: Rashmi Nemade (Rashmi.nemade@gmail.com)

Nov
25

Open PTO Positions

All Positions are open to any HMS Parent/Guardian PTO Members

Open PTO positions for 2020-2021:
Executive Board
Co-Treasurer- Outgoing Funds

Committee Chairs
Charitable Donations
School Supply Sale (starts in February of 2020)
Website

If you have any interest or questions about the Executive Board positions or chairing any of these committees or being on the committee, please let me know. You do not have to be a PTO Chair now or have any PTO committee experience to volunteer for any position. Your desire to volunteer is enough. You do have to be a paid PTO member. If you have already contacted me about your interest, please don’t hesitate to let me know again.

Please contact Meghan Harder at hastingspto@gmail.com for more information.

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