By Ava Grace Diplock Recently, students have taken time out of their learning time to take STARS Testing on Renaissance Learning. Williamson County Schools has now decided that we will not be taking it during specials, but instead, during our learning time. I understand that some students were complaining that they were missing their favorite … Continue reading Are STARS Tests Fair?
By McKenna Kaufman The Academic All Star award is for someone who is respectful, responsible, that shows teamwork, someone who is nice, and someone who works hard academically. Alexis Milani is Heritage Elementary’s 2017 Academic All Star. I interviewed her and here are the results. “Did you feel nervous when you where up there?” I … Continue reading Academic All Star Award
By Madison Burnett, McKenna Kaufman, and Andie Weaver We interviewed two third grade Eagle Pride winners, and asked them five questions about their accomplishment. How did you feel about winning it?” I liked it,” said Hope Hood. “I felt really good about winning,” said Cannon Spidle. Were you nervous going in front of the … Continue reading Eagle Pride for Third Graders
By Adrian Crowner and Diana Mendoza How do you think it feels to be a kindergarten teacher? Mrs. Wallace, Heritage’s new kindergarten teacher, knows. We interviewed her recently. She reports that she’s excited and proud to be a kindergarten teacher! She also loves how excited the students get when they learn something new!
By Jolee Oldham At Breakfast With Santa there were lots of fun activities for the kids to do. The kids got to make food for Santa’s reindeer where they mixed all the reindeer’s favorite snacks. There was also an ornament bookmark craft table. The bookmarks were little scratchpads that you could make your own design … Continue reading Breakfast With Santa
By Mallory Baynes and Brylee Goldman She is awesome, decorative, and new! Fourth grade part time teacher, Ms. Trent! Mrs. Trent is a new fourth grade writing teacher who came to our school after winter break. Her room is located beside the office. We interviewed a student from Mrs. Millar’s 4th grade class who said Ms. Trent … Continue reading The New 4th Grade Teacher: Ms. Trent
By Addison Church Black History Month is a time we celebrate all the African Americans that have made a big change or difference in the world. For example, Rosa Parks was an African American who stood up for what she believed in, when I heard her story it made a little mark on me to … Continue reading Black History Month
Take the following survey to find out! You usually say the first thing that comes to your mind. A. all the time B. Never C. Sometimes You like being alone A.True B. False C .Sometimes You would consider running for class president. A. True B. False C. Sometimes Your friends consider you a great listener. … Continue reading Are you a introvert or an exrovert ?
By Ava Grace Diplock February 2nd is Groundhog Day! Will the groundhog see his shadow? If so, winter will last longer than it usually does. If the groundhog doesn’t see his shadow, spring will be here at last! It basically depends on what time of day he comes out of hibernation. Do you think the … Continue reading Groundhog Day!
By Andie Weaver, McKenna Kaufman, and Madison Burnett Have you ever wondered if your friend is a true friend? Well, now you will know. There are many ways to find that out. For example, how much does your friend know about you? If your friend knows some of your favorite things, they are probably just … Continue reading Is Your Friend a True Friend?
By Mattilyn Moyle Recently, I interviewed a fifth grade teacher, Mrs. Hamilton. I asked her questions and she answered. I asked her what does she like about fifth grade, she replied teaching math, the students, and the wonderful team of teachers. I also asked her, “What do you like about math and science?” She said … Continue reading Getting to Know: Mrs. Hamilton
Happy Birthday Mrs.Darnell! This is a very special shoutout to Mrs Darnell! She is a very special teacher, and she has worked at our school for six years since she was twenty-four and is now turning a special age- 30! She is an amazing teacher and does a lot for our school! Her Birthday is … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Mrs. Darnell
By Ben Salvatore, Chris Martin, & Logan Scholz Above All is a gymnastics place where there are obstacles, such as walls, small buildings, and even swing where you can jump off of. Why do kids like Above All so much? Some kids like it because you can do back flips, also you can jump off … Continue reading Why Do Kids Like Above All?
By Annie Kate Foley & Addison Church Have you ever thought about how fantastic our office staff is at HES! They do a lot for our school everyday. In the morning, they make sure you get to class and in the evening they make sure you go home safely. We interviewed them to understand their point … Continue reading Getting to Know: The HES Office Staff
By Fatima Gutierrez To be a hero at Heritage Elementary doesn’t mean that you have to fly or have super speed. To be a hero at HES means to to do the right thing even when no one’s looking. It means to be a leader. It means to be respectful, and the most important thing … Continue reading How to be a Hero at Heritage
By Mattilyn Moyle During the school hours at Heritage Elementary , there are a few kids who don’t always have someone to play with at recess. Have you ever noticed kids on the playground who are lonely and just walking by themselves? Well, I have. I think it’s about time we do something about it. … Continue reading Buddy Bench
By Adam Perry Do you know what happened on December 3rd? Breakfast with Santa! It was an event sponsored by the HES PTO. On Saturday, you got to play games, eat breakfast, and do other fun things. At 9:05 our Glee Club did a performance. There was also a story time, a place to make reindeer … Continue reading Breakfast with Santa
Submitted by Mikayla Stolle What’s the difference between a guitar and a fish? You can’t tuna fish. Why can’t you give Elsa a balloon? Because she will Let it go, Let it go! What is the most hardworking part of the eye? The pupil! What do you call security guards working outside Samsung shops? Guardians … Continue reading The Not So Funny Funnies
By Alex Raley Have you had the fries here at Heritage Elementary? Well, they have no salt. Salt makes most food better, it may be bad for people, but a little won’t kill someone. Well, actually never mind, too much salt is bad for your health. Still salt is a very common seasoning and a … Continue reading A Life Without Salt
By Addison Church and Annie Kate Foley Recently, we interviewed Madison Burnett, our fifth grade J.A. Biztown mayor, and asked her some questions. The first question we asked her was, “How does it feel being elected mayor?” She said, “It feels AMAZING!” Next, we asked her, “Was it scary in the election?” She said, “YES, … Continue reading Mayor of JA Biztown