Wear Only Safe Shoes To School!
IMPORTANT! Please make sure your child is wearing safe shoes for PE, Recess, and Field Day. No sandals, beach shoes, flip flops, open toe, or open back shoes. If, they do not have safe shoes, they will not be able to participate in activites.
Field Day Friday, June 10th
** Please note that if you volunteered with Ms. Klein to help out with field day, you must fill out a new form. She will only look at the new forms when scheduling volunteers for Field Day. Click Here for the Field Day Rain Date Letter from Ms. Klein with the volunteer sign-up form. We will need many volunteers on June 10th to help make Field Day a success!
Character Education Committee - Homeless Bus
5th grade Character Education Committee made over 300 sandwiches for The Homeless Bus, which delivered sandwiches to those in need. Mrs. Notte, Mrs. Accardi, Miss Trogani, and Dr. Lundquist delivered the sandwiches which the children made on Saturday night, 5/21 in NYC.
Cedar Hill School Has Been Awarded Two Prestigious Honors
Cedar Hill’s Diversity Committee has been given a National Promising Practices in Character Education award. 327 Promising Practice awards were given this year to schools, districts, and youth-serving organization from across the United States, as well as from Canada, China, Colombia, and Mexico. You may read the PRESS RELEASE regarding the program for more information.
Additionally, Cedar Hill has been designated as a National School of Character! We are one of only 13 such schools in the state, and one of only 68 in the whole country!
Thank you to all of our wonderful students, staff and families for the respect and character that you display at Cedar Hill and for embracing diversity at Cedar Hill each and every day.
Annual Fun Fair Friday, May 20th
4:00PM - 6:00PM Lower Parking Lot
(Rain Date will be on 5/26 or 6/1)
Wristbands will be available the day of the Fun Fair for a price of $10.
Children will be able to enjoy an obstacle course, bounce castle, pony rides, DJ, and fun carnival type games! There will be refreshments, hot dogs, cotton candy, snow cones, popcorn and baked goods for sale.
Boosterthon Fun Run
Thursday, May 12th
Click on the link below to see pictures from the fun run on May 12th.
Click below to see pictures from the pep rally:
Students, staff, and parents had a great time at last week's Fun Run which raised over $15,000.00! Family and friends sponsored our students, who participated in a Fun Run on Thursday 5/12. Our Fun Run program started Tuesday, May 3, with a Pep Rally, continued throughout the week with fun activities and team “huddles”, and then culminated with the Fun Run on the 12th. The program had a world-class character-education theme - BIG WORLD RECESS, a global fitness theme all about building character through sports.
Video of Zach thanking Cedar Hill for raising money for him and his family through this year's Read-A-Thon.
Above: Nurse DiCola gives a Seeing Eye Demo to students and teachers on Thursday, April 28th with CH new Seeing Eye puppy, Varsity.,
Go Cedar Hill!
Cedar Hill Students "Connected With Respect" during Monday's Pep Rally in anticipation of the National School of Character visit which will take place on Wednesday, April 20. Representatives from the organization will be visiting Cedar Hill to see how Character Education is implemented within our school community. Please click on the link below to see a short video clip of the assembly.
Congratulations to Our 2016 Teachers of the Year!!
Dr. Cathy Lundquist - Teacher of the Year
Mrs. Jessica D'Angelo - Educational Services Professional of the Year
Mr. Joseph DiLascio - Winner of WDHA Teachers Who Rock Class of 2016!