Waldo Community

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|

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!|

Sprucing up the campus, thanks to Keller Williams Realty

We are so grateful to the incredible team at Keller Williams who donated more than 350 hours of volunteer service to Hale Cook and Hartman Elementary yesterday.

We were the recipients of a RED day (Renew, Energize, and Donate) project, and they went to town on the Hale Cook campus. The Keller Williams team pulled out trees and bushes, weeded […]

By |May 10th, 2013|Around Campus, News, Volunteer|Comments Off on Sprucing up the campus, thanks to Keller Williams Realty|

Friends of Hale Cook sing The Wheels on the Bus

The wheels are indeed turning to get Hale Cook Elementary open for Fall 2013!

To support our cause, the Friends of Hale Cook encouraged a sing along withe the Southtown Council, The Centurions Leadership Program of The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, Melissa Saubers, the Kansas City Public Schools Board of Directors, neighbors and community members to “The Wheels […]

By |April 23rd, 2013|News|Comments Off on Friends of Hale Cook sing The Wheels on the Bus|

Enroll for Fall 2013!

Hale Cook 2013: The Future Starts Here
As we have shared with you in recent emails, Friends of Hale Cook has been working closely with the Kansas City Public School District (“District”) leadership over the past few months to review our proposal to open Hale Cook. The District has carefully considered several options – including timing of reopening the building […]

By |February 16th, 2013|News|Comments Off on Enroll for Fall 2013!|