Winter Food Drive is Dec. 9-17

Hazel Wolf Winter Food Drive is gearing up to collect donations and support families in need over winter break.

If you can support Hazel Wolf families in need this winter break, please bring in non-perishable, non-expired food donations starting on Monday, December 9 to Tuesday, December 17. Deliver items to the bin in the front lobby near the main office. To improve efficiency, we are asking each grade to donate specific foods:

  • Kindergarten: mac & cheese and granola bars
  • 1st grade: cookies and cereal
  • 2nd grade: peanut butter and jelly
  • 3rd grade: milk in aseptic cartons and tortillas
  • 4th grade: canned meat/tuna and crackers
  • 5th grade: pasta, pasta sauce and rice noodles
  • 6th grade: pancake mix and applesauce/canned fruit
  • 7th grade: dried/canned beans and rice
  • 8th grade: canned soup/stew and dried fruit

Deadline for donations is Tuesday, December 17.

Are you in need of extra food this winter break? If you would like to receive a food box during winter break, please complete a request form. The form is available online or at the front office. Return the completed form to the front office by Tuesday, December 17. You can pick up your food bags from the Hazel Wolf office from December 18 – 20 or you can request to have them delivered.

Parents Supporting Parents – Monday, Dec. 2, 7pm

Parents Supporting Parents – How did parent-teacher conferences go? Does your child need some extra help and support at school? Join us on Monday, December 2 to learn more about accommodations, 504s, and IEPs or just to ask questions and share resources around other challenges. The meeting starts at 7:00pm and will be in the Hazel Wolf library. Email with questions. Hope to see you there!

Get ready for the Toy Swap & Shop – Sat. Dec. 7

The annual community TOY SWAP & SHOP is on Sat. Dec. 7 at 10am-12pm

Trying to motivate your children to let go of unloved toys? Want to clear space in your home before the holidays? Interested in making a little extra holiday cash?

It’s still a few weeks away… but it’s time to get ready and put in a request to rent table space at the event.

Table space rental is $6/adult and $4/student (per half lunch table). If interested, contact Zoe at


Read-A-Thon Begins!

It’s time for the 2019 Hazel Wolf Read-A-Thon! We’re excited about this annual event that is designed to inspire the love of reading and directly benefit our students by raising funds for the PTSA.

The reading period starts Monday, November 18 and goes through Saturday, November 30. Packets went home in Kidmail last week. If you’re missing a packet, you can download a packet and find more information on the PTSA website.

Happy reading, everyone!

Key Dates:

  • November 17 – December 1 – Request & record pledges on the sponsorship form
  • November 18 – Start reading & record minutes on the record sheet
  • November 30 – Last day of Read-A-Thon
  • December 1-5 – Count minutes & collect pledges
  • December 6 – Students turn in their official minute recording sheet, sponsorship form & funds

Sign up for the Clean Up/Weeding Party on Sat., Nov. 16, 10am-2pm

Parents, students, and community members are all welcome to join us for a Clean Up/Weeding Party for our school! If you are able to help, please let us know by signing up. Hot beverages and snacks will be provided.

We will be focusing on the courtyard and council circle areas. Some weeding tools will be provided, but please bring your own gloves and any gardening/pruning tools if possible. We are also looking for people with pruning experience!

Please contact Joe Fogarty with any questions at

Reminder: Reflections Art Contest Deadline–tomorrow Friday, Nov. 1

Just a reminder that all entries for the Reflections Art Contest are due by this Friday, November 1 at the end of the school day. You can find the entry box and entry forms in the front office.

Additional contest details can be found here:

Have questions? Contact Tatiana at tatiana.kaminsky