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.

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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 […]

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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 […]

By |November 27th, 2013|E-Newsletters, News, School Grounds, Volunteer|Comments Off on Happy Thanksgiving from Friends of Hale Cook|
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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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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 […]

By |October 18th, 2013|Committee, Culture, Engagement, Events, Fundraising, School Grounds, Volunteer|Comments Off on Join a committee!|