Help develop the campus master plan

The Friends of Hale Cook School Grounds committee is in the process of putting together a campus master plan for Hale Cook Elementary. The reopening of the school will mean big changes for the neighborhood, and we want to hear from everyone.

All community members are invited to a series of brainstorming sessions to help determine how to manage the […]

By |February 10th, 2014|Around Campus, School Grounds|Comments Off on Help develop the campus master plan|

Snow Cancellations

While we in the Midwest are clearly tougher than others when it comes to weather (i.e. Atlanta), Friends of Hale Cook is erring on the side of caution to keep you, your children and our dear KCPS Hale Cook Transition Coordinator Julie Lynch safe tonight! This evening’s information session and Culture Committee meeting are canceled. We hope you’ll be […]

By |February 4th, 2014|Around Campus, Committee, Culture, E-Newsletters, News, School Grounds|Comments Off on Snow Cancellations|

5 Things You’ll Want to Know about Hale Cook

This year has been very exciting as Friends of Hale Cook has worked with KCPS on how to cultivate a school culture, transform a vacant building into a thriving center for learning and community, and evolve from a grassroots campaign into a more sustainable nonprofit to support Hale Cook students, families, teachers, administrators and friends for years to come.

We […]

By |January 22nd, 2014|Around Campus, Committee, E-Newsletters, Engagement, Fundraising, News, School Grounds|Comments Off on 5 Things You’ll Want to Know about Hale Cook|

Ending 2013 on a high note with Friends of Hale Cook

Another year is nearly over and we at Friends of Hale Cook are amazed by what has been accomplished in 2013. With the first Hale Cook students in classrooms at Hartman Elementary, our organization has worked hard to support students and families; create a thriving campus environment with numerous improvements; and grow our partnerships with KCPS and the community […]

By |December 11th, 2013|E-Newsletters, Fundraising, News|Comments Off on Ending 2013 on a high note with Friends of Hale Cook|

Friends of Hale Cook Office to open next week in Waldo

With a very special thanks to the Evans building owner, Friends of Hale Cook is working on a short-term agreement to use space at 11 E. Gregory to support the next couple of months of our enrollment campaign. This space is fantastic – we will have room for all of our committee meeting and enrollment information sessions AND a […]

By |December 5th, 2013|Culture, E-Newsletters, Fundraising, News, School Grounds|Comments Off on Friends of Hale Cook Office to open next week in Waldo|