Clip and save your Box Tops. We will be having a contest until Febuary 21st. Put your Box Tops in a sealed ZipLoc bag with yoru name on the bag. Place your bag in Lindsay Kendrick's mailbox. The fmaily with the most Box Tops will receive a $10 HERO lunch card. Last semester the Frank familiy won with over 350 Box Tops.
HERO will be offering the PreACT exam on Thursday, March 23, 2017. Registration forms are on our website under the FORMS link. Cost for the exam is $20 for HERO members and $25 for non-HERO members. This exam is for students in 10th grade.
Order with HERO the Terra Nova CAT 6 exam. Order forms are under the FORMS link. All tests much be turned in no later than January 31st. Tests will be availalbe on February 27 and 28. Tests must be returned to HERO by March 15, 2017.
Registration is open for second semester classes at HERO. Register for classes before January 6, 2017.
The HERO choirs and jazz band will be performing at the Holiday Festival at Mall of America on Wednesday, December 7th at noon. The concert will be in the Rotunda located on the east side of the mall. Please come and support our students.
The HERO Christmas Break will begin on Monday, December 19 through January 6, 2017. All Classes will resume on Monday, January 9.
Manna Gift Card Orders are due Tuesday, November 22. These gift cards make great Christmas gifts, hostess gifts for the holidays and thank you gifts. All orders will be delivered before the HERO Christmas break. Questions? See Robyn at firstname.lastname@example.org
All Students who are planning on participating in the HERO Graduation ceremony are invited to attend the first of three graduation planning meetings. The first meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, November 15th from 6:30 - 8:00 PM at Crossroads, in the lower level of the main church building. There is a registration form on our website that all graduates need to bring with them. Every graduate and at least one parent are encouraged to attend.
HERO Christmas Boutique is Saturday, December 3rd from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM. This will be located in the gymnasium at Crossroads. HERO Students and home businesses will be there to help you with your holiday shopping. You will not be disappointed.
The HERO Second Semester Class Registration will begin on December 1. The new schedule and the registration forms will be located on our website. Second Semester begins on Monday, January, 23.
Join us for the annual HERO Open House on Tuesday, August 9th from 5:00 - 8:00 PM in the Activity Building. Come and meet the teachers, sign up for volunteer hours, attend a 30 minute new members orientation workshop at 5:30 or 6:30
Save the Date!
It has been 20 years for HERO. We are having an all graduation class, 20 year reunion at Crossroads Covenant Church in Forest Lake. We want all teachers and graduates from HERO to come with their families to enjoy an evening of fun, and to reconnect with your classmates. Go to the link "FORMS" to print off registration forms for the reunion.
Register now for on-site PSEO classes at HERO. Go to class descriptions and click on PSEO. It will give you step by step instructions of how you can register on line. FINAL Registration date is July 15, 2016 for fall semester.
All registrations received after August 17th will have a late fee applied to each class.
Register now for classes for at HERO. Registration deadline for fall semester is August 17, 2016. After August 17, late fees will be applied.
The Seniors from the Class of 2016 invite you to share in their graduation ceremony. There will be a reception after the ceremony in the lower level of the main church building.
HERO will be hosting its' annual curriculum fair from 9:0 - 2:00 in the gymnasium. Come and shop and enjoy the fellowship.
There will be two FREE workshops.
1:00 - 2:00 PSEO workshop with Century College and the University of Northwestern College.
11:30 - 12:30 Workshop on a 3.5 week Trip to Israel earning 4 college credits through the University of Jereselum
There will be an elementary graduation ceremony for all HERO students (Monday and Tuesday students) in grades Preschool through Sixth grade in the Sanctuary of the church. Students will be given a certificate and a coupon for a FREE hot dog and a bag of chips at the lunch counter. Come and support your students.
The HERO Choirs, jazz band, and piano and instrumental students will be performing their spring recital at Hosanna Lutheran Church at 9300 Scnadia Trial North, in Forest Lake, MN
This is a full evening of entertainment beginning with the HERO drama class at 4:30 performing their second performance of Alice and Wonderland. At 6:30 PM the Beginning Acting Class will be performing, followed by the Irish Step Dance Class, the Sign Language Class and the Dance/Jazz classes. This is sure going to be a fabulous night of entertainment.
The HERO students will be displaying their art projects in the lower level of the main church building. This will include ceramics, sculpture, clay, photography, painting, drawing, and photography.
The HERO Drama class will be performing Alice in Wonderland. Come and enjoy your evening and support our drama students. '
There will be a second performance on Tuesday at 4:30 PM before the Beginning Acting and Dance Recitals.
The HERO Jazz Band will be performing at Vanill's on the Lake in Forest Lake. They will be performing from 6:00 - 7:-00 pm
Check them out at the Forest Lake Times. http://forestlaketimes.com/2016/04/27/7199945
The HERO choir will be singing at the National Day of Payer at the Forest Lake American Legion from noon to 1 PM
Students from the HERO high school science classes will have their end of the year science fair projects on display. They will be displayed in the lower level of the main church building.
Don't forget to turn in your Scholastic Books order by Tuesday, February 23rd. Please put them in Debra Miller's mailbox.
It is time to order your Manna Gift Cards for Easter,gift baskets, graduation, or just for fun. All Manna Gift Card Orders must be turned in by Tuesday, March 1. Order can be dropped in the HERO Drop Payment Box located by the Field Trips in the Activity Building. Questions? Contact Deb Castro.
Life Touch Photography will be back to take school pictures for those who missed picture day in October and for those who want take have a retakes of their pictures. They will be at HERO from 9:30 am on Monday through 3:00 pm and again on Tuesday (same hours). Pictures are taken in the lower level of the main church building between study hall and the lunchroom. Remember this is the only way your child can get their class picture in the HERO yearbook and receive a free student photo ID card. Student pictures are taken at no cost and their are picture packages available for purchase.
Monday, December 7: Toys for animal shelters
The Animal Humane Society takes great care of the animals living in our shelters, but that's still no substitute for a loving home. You can help them feel more at home while they're in the shelters by participating in a few easy craft projects. On Monday, Dec.7, the Student Leadership Club will be setting up a craft table 10:00-2:00 in the Activity building to make a few items to be donated to our local animal shelter.
Make toys to entertain cats. Decorate empty plastic eggs or ping pong balls with permanent makers. These simple rolling toys are popular entertainment for shelter cats!
Make toys to entertain dogs. Braid strips of fleece for tug-of-war toys.
Make heating pads for animals recovering from surgery. Help sew and stuff bags to be filled with rice that can be heated for post-op recovery.
Make an outdoor protective shelter. Here is a way that you can help homeless cats within the community. We will make an outdoor protective shelter to help maintain a safe living environment for homeless cats in the community. This containers will provide an adequate shelter to protect cats against predators and environmental dangers. This container will also provide cold weather insulation and security for the outdoor cats in the community. Whether they are lost, homeless or unowned, this opportunity will improve the overall health and well being for our outdoor friends.
Contact Denise Hanson at 763-422-8824 if you are interested in donating some supplies to help support this event.
HERO's ANNUAL HOLIDAY Craft Fair and Boutique Saturday, December 5th 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
17445 Notre Dame St NE, Forest Lake, MN 55025
in the Activity Building
Table rental is $5 for half a table or bring your own table
and there is no fee.
Questions? Rhonda Petersongrlittle@midco.net or 651-462-0201