Stop! Fourth-grade students developed barriers to help manage flood situations in Mrs. Vlodaver's science class. 
2019-2020 School Calendar Highlights and School's Out Programming 

The 2019-2020 school calendar highlights for next year are available. Be sure to check it out in order to plan ahead. School's Out registration for the 2019-20 school year will be available in early June. 

Mark your Calendars
Upcom ing School Events
  • Monday, December 17: Herzl Camp Lunch and Learn, Grades 5-8
  • Thursday, December 20: Herzl Camp Lunch and Learn, Grades 2-4
  • Monday, December 24 - Wednesday, January 2: WINTER BREAK - NO SCHOOL
Heilicher Volunteer Opportunities in 2019
Thank you to everyone that has already volunteered this year. Please check out the volunteer opportunities for January through June. We hope that each family will get involved so we can create a greater sense of community and support the education of our kids. Volunteers do not have to be limited to parents; we welcome grandparents and caregivers, too. Sign up today!
Staff or Parent Coach Needed for Girls on the Run

Girls On the Run is seeking a Parent Coach for the grade 6-8  Heart and Sole spring season taking place March 18-May 29. Practices will be on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:20-5 p.m. Student enrollment will begin mid-January. Parents of all gender identities are encouraged to participate. 

"Our middle school program helps girls develop the skills to tune into their own truths and to unleash their power to live confidently and joyfully. " - Girls On the Run

Please contact Evelyn Sadlowski, if you are interested in becoming a part of this incredible team. 
Bring the Change
December Annual Fund Update

Thank you for all the donations to Heilicher this year! So far 45% of our parents have made gifts this year and the 2019 Annual Fund has raised $233,000. If you were planning to make a gift before December 31, there is still time. 

Make a gift online today . Remember our goal is 100% parent participation. 
Please direct questions to Amanda Scherer
New Spirit Wear Item

You voted and we listened! Heilicher winter hats with poms are available for special order through December 20. Hats are fleece lined and very high quality. $25/hat. If you are interested in ordering click here. Orders will be placed on Friday, December 21, and hats will be put in backpacks after winter break.  
Lego® Robotics Session 2: Registration Open!

Lego® Robotics is back and better than ever! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture with all the hands-on fun of Lego®! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the Lego® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. There are no prerequisites for this course.

K-1 Intro to STEM with LEGO Materials 2

Grades K-1
Wednesdays 3:30 - 4:50 p.m.
February 6 - April 17, 2019 (no class on February 20)
Register here

STEM Challenge with LEGO Materials 2

Grades 3-6
Tuesdays 3:30 - 4:50 p.m.
February 6 - April 16, 2019 (no class on February 19)
Register here

Please contact Evelyn Sadlowski  if you have any questions.
Kidcreate Studio Art Classes: Registration Open!

Registration is now open for Mess To The Max (Grades K-2) Get excited for plaster painting, gooey gunk sculpting, paper mache puppet designing, and crazy paint flinging! These projects are so messy your parents would never let you make them at home.

Classes run: Mondays 3:30-4:30 p.m.,  January 7-February 11, 2019 

Register today through  (select January 7 on the 'Preorder' menu) or email  Evelyn Sadlowski   with questions.

Registration is now open for Masters In Clay (Grades 3-4). 
Let your inner Monet run wild as we recreate famous works of art all in clay. Get ready to decorate your home with your one-of-a-kind masterpieces! 

Classes run: Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 p.m.,  January 9-February 13, 2019 

Register today through (select January 9 on the 'Preorder' menu) or email Evelyn Sadlowski  with questions.

Heilicher Athletics 

Upcoming Games 

Thursday, December 13
7-8 Basketball vs St. Therese/St. John's Baptist, 4:30 p.m., St. Therese

Monday, December 17
5-6 Basketball White vs Twin Cities Academy, 4:30 p.m., Twin Cities Academy

Tuesday, December 18
7-8 Basketball vs Our Lady of Grace White, 4:15 p.m., Heilicher Gym B & C

Wednesday, December 19
5-6 Basketball White vs FAIR A, 4:30 p.m., FAIR
5-6 Basketball Blue vs FAIR B, 5:30 p.m., FAIR

Thursday, December 20
7-8 Basketball vs Nativity, 5:30 p.m., Heilicher Gym B & C

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