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Hay Springs Youth
3-6th Grade Basketball

Practice Schedule:

Thursday, November 13th 4:30 PM Old Auditorium
Tuesday, November 18th 4:30 PM Old Auditorium
Tuesday, November 25th 4:30 PM Old Auditorium
Regular practices on Tuesdays and Thursdays unless notified otherwise
First Game: December 6th – we will pass along info. when we receive

The practices will last about 1 hour. If you have any conflicts with getting your kid(s) to practice let me know and we can make arrangements. I will provide the game schedule as soon as I receive it.


Jim Varvel                  Brianna Tonjes
(308)320-4445          402-922-0359

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Scholarship information is available on the website.  It is updated as scholarship information comes in.  Please check back often by clicking on the big green button to the left labelled “Scholarships”.

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Football Playoff shirt orders are in! Please stop and pick them up.  Thank you!

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Congrats HAWK FOOTBALL for making it to playoffs. Hay Springs will be playing in Bertrand, Ne on Thursday at 2pm MST. Go get em’ Hawks! Football is football and talent is talent. But the mindset of your team makes all the difference. WE ARE BEHIND YOU!!

Pep rally on Wednesday at 1 pm in the Old Auditorium. Football team will be leaving with escort shortly after that around 1:20 pm.


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Hay Springs Schools will not be having school on Thursday, October 30th because of 1st Round Football Playoffs held in Bertrand, NE. Go support the Hawks football team!

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1st Round Football Playoffs will be played in Bertrand, NE on Thursday, October 30th at 2pm MST and 3pm CST. There will be NO SCHOOL on Thursday, October 30th. Good Luck Hawks!!

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IF we make it to football playoffs next week , WE WILL NOT BE HAVING SCHOOL ON THURSDAY 10/30! IF we don’t make it to playoffs school will be on as usual. The school will send out notifications letting parents know. Any questions please contact the school.

Red Ribbon Week; Dare to Keep Kids off Drugs is next week Oct. 27-30th. Please dress up accordingly. Monday – I Mustache You To Be Drug Free – Wear a Mustache, Tuesday – Love Yourself, Be Drug Free – Wear Red, Wednesday – If we DON’T have school on Thursday it will be – Scare Drugs Away, Wear you Halloween Costume; if we DO have school it will be – Follow Your Dreams, Be Drug Free – Wear Pajamas, Thursday – Scare Drug’s Away (only if we have school)

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What Parents Need to Know about Enterovirus D68

Children with asthma
are particularly at risk
for severe symptoms
from EV-D68 infection.

Every year, millions of children in the United States catch enteroviruses that can cause coughing,
sneezing, and fever. This year, the enterovirus that is most commonly causing respiratory illness in
children across the country is enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68). Parents should learn more about EV-D68
so that they can help keep their children from getting and spreading the virus.

Infections with enteroviruses are usually common in the United
States during summer and fall. This year, beginning in mid-August,
states started seeing more children in hospitals with severe
respiratory illness caused by EV-D68. Since then, CDC and states have
been doing more testing, and have found that EV-D68 is making
people sick in almost all states. Most of the cases have been among
children. EV-D68 is not new, but it hasn’t been as common in the
past. While this has been a big year for EV-D68 infections, CDC
expects the number of cases to taper off by late fall.

Children are at higher risk for EV-D68
Infants, children, and teenagers are at higher risk than adults for
getting infected and sick with enteroviruses like EV-D68. That’s
because they have not been exposed to these types of viruses before,
and they do not yet have immunity (protection) built up to fight the
disease. If your child has asthma, he or she may be at greater risk for
severe respiratory illness from EV-D68.

Know the signs of symptoms of EV-D68
EV-D68 can cause mild to severe respiratory illness.

Mild symptoms may include fever, runny nose, sneezing, cough,
and body and muscle aches.

Severe symptoms may include wheezing and difficulty breathing.
Call your child’s doctor if he or she is having difficulty breathing, if
you feel you are unable to control their symptoms, or if symptoms
are getting worse. If your child develops severe illness, he or she may
need to be hospitalized.

Help protect your family from EV-D68
To help avoid getting and spreading EV-D68, parents and children should always follow basic steps to
stay healthy.

Wash hands often with soap and water for 20 seconds. Washing hands correctly is the most important
thing you can do to stay healthy.

Avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.

Avoid close contact, such as kissing, hugging, and sharing cups or eating utensils, with people who are sick.

Cover your coughs and sneezes with a tissue or shirt sleeve, not your hands.

Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces, such as toys and doorknobs, especially if someone is sick.

Stay home when you are sick and keep sick children out of school.

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A TEST WAS SENT AT 7:15 AM, OCTOBER 7, 2014 TO THESE NOTIFICATION ACCOUNTS. IF YOU DID NOT RECEIVE IT – THEN YOU ARE NOT SIGNED UP! It could be that you changed your phone number or accidentally stopped notifications.

Remind is a simple way for you to stay informed and up-to-date with what’s happening in your school. By joining Remind, you’re choosing to receive messages via push notifications, SMS or email. Don’t worry, your phone number will not be shared with anyone.


HAWK ACTIVITY TIME CHANGES: this is any schedule changes that come our way.

1. Download the remind app. It’s free on Google Play and the App store

Enter the class code: @hawkchange

2. Join via SMS!

Enter this number

(402) 513-3346

with this message




HAWK PARENT NOTICES: this is any school cancellations weather related or other

1. Download the remind app.  on Google Play or the App Store

Enter the class code: @hawkpar

2. Join via SMS!

Enter this number


with this message



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Homecoming Dress-Up Days 2014
Monday, October 13
Twin Day~ Dress like somebody’s twin.
Tuesday, October 14
Class Color Day~ Dress in as much of your class’ colors as possible.
Teachers/Staff- Camouflage
Seniors- Black
Juniors- Pink
Sophomores- Yellow
Freshmen- White
Eighth Grade- Orange
Seventh Grade- Dark Blue
Sixth Grade- Brown
Fifth Grade- Red
Fourth Grade- Purple
Third Grade- Dark Green
Second Grade- Lime Green
First Grade- Grey
Kindergarten- Light Blue
Preschool- Black/White or Zebra
Wednesday, October 15
America Day~ Dress patriotically in red, white, and blue.
Thursday, October 16
Hat and Jersey Day~ Dress in your favorite hat and jersey.

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