Happy Thanksgiving from Friends of Hale Cook

On behalf of all of us, we wish you, your families and neighbors a very happy Thanksgiving. We know we have a lot to be thankful this year and are excited by the things to come. May you enjoy a happy, healthy holiday!
Enrollment for 2014-2015 begins next week!
Hale Cook enrollment open to kindergarten through second grade
Bring a friend and […]

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    Friends of Hale Cook Board Member appointed as first-ever Education Advisor

Friends of Hale Cook Board Member appointed as first-ever Education Advisor

This week Mayor Sly James announced the appointment of Friends of Hale Cook Board Member Julie Holland as the first-ever Education Advisor to serve a KCMO Mayor. Julie will focus on developing innovative community partnerships to support student achievement across Kansas City’s 14 school districts. Read more about this exciting new role here. Congratulations, Julie! We’re thrilled for you […]

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A chilly week but a great community to warm it up!

Thank you to everyone who was able to join us on Monday at Hartman to meet Ms. Lynch, the KCPS Hale Cook Transition Coordinator. We had a lot of great questions from prospective parents and current parents and will continue to host more opportunities for you to learn more about plans for Hale Cook – particularly as new information […]

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Join a committee!

We have a lot of great things happening at Hale Cook Elementary, and Friends of Hale Cook relies on volunteers to make this effort a success. Now is a terrific time to get involved in one of our committees.

Culture & Curriculum – next meeting November 5 from 7-8:30 pm
Help refine our mission statement and work toward generating a strong […]

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Project Thanks-a-Bench installation and dedication

Sunday, October 27, from 2-5 pm
Hale Cook Campus

Thanks to everyone who voted for the location of our new bench. The majority decided to place the bench on the west side of the campus, between the butterfly garden and orchard.

Join us on Sunday, October 27 for the installation and dedication of our bench. We will need bench movers, assemblers, handy […]

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