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  • Check Lost and Found!

    The box is overflowing.

    Please stop by during conferences to look for items that may belong to your child.



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  • Parent Teacher Conferences

    October 19th & 20th


    Conference schedules were sent home with students this week.  Please be on the lookout and mark your calendar!  This is the only notification coming home. 

    Only parents who requested a conference were scheduled. You are always welcome to contact your child's teacher via email or phone call if you need to set up a different time.  





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  • Fall Back FALL BACK!  Set your clocks back one hour on Saturday night 11/5/16 for Daylight Savings Time.

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  • RADICAL ROPERS is underway!

    For grades 3 - 6 

    Class is FULL with 25 jumpers!

    Jump Rope Club

    *Practice starts Oct. 5th

    *3:30 - 4:30pm ~ PH Gym.  

    *Jump ropes will be available for purchase at the Oct. 5th meeting.

    *Parents must provide, or arrange transportation after club meetings.


    If you have questions, email Mr. Hernandez at or Mrs. Thompson at





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  • Turkey Trot (A fundraiser to help our community.)

    November 12th

    CLICK HERE for more information



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  • Basketball

    Ketchikan Dribblers League

    It's almost basketball season!  For more information, go to




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School News

 Happy 30th Birthday Point Higgins School! 
(Maybe you'll recognize someone you know in the slide show.)
Responsibility means that others can depend on you. 

School Pictures were sent home with students on Wednesday.  
 Thursday, November 3rd
Order forms will be available in the office next week.   Please call if you'd like one sent home with your child.
Contact Campus Photography at or call 907-789-7486 if you have any concerns about your order.

 Congratulations to September
Students of the Month!
Noah Pilgrim, Nolan Bromley, Copeland Loeffler, Mason Willett, Amelia Loeffler, Kasey Harris, Zachary Cooper, Rowan Britton, Boden White, Mary Williams, Ella Shull, Vanessa Wood, Annie Paxton,  & Melodie Grootonk
Students of the Month  

 Annual Costume Parade - Oct. 31 @ 1:30pm
(No fake weapons or blood)

Trick or Trunk
Trick or Trunk - Oct. 31 
5 - 7 pm
PH  upper 
parking lot
(A fun event for Point Higgins students and their families.)
Volunteers Needed!
Call or text Kelly at 821-8710 if you would like to bring your car and hand out candy in a safe environment. 
North Tongass Fire Dept. will be handing out treats and hot cocoa! 
Come join the fun!! 

 Second Graders learn about the Life Cycle of SALMON
2nd graders  
 Ms. Allen's and Mrs. Carlson's students enjoyed a field trip to Ward Lake and Whitman Lake Hatchery in September.

 Healthier US  
Point Higgins School was awarded the "Healthier Us" School Challenge from the USDA for being a school that promotes good nutrition and physical activity! 
We are only the 2nd school statewide to receive this award under the new standards set in 2014.


A&P Box Tops

Support our school with eScrip,  A & P receipts and Box Tops for Education! 

Use your Carrs/Safeway Club Card and earn money for our school.  If you don't have a Safeway card or number please call 1-877-723-3929 or visit

Click to learn more about eScrip and to sign up. Remember to renew each year!

-When you shop at A&P save your receipt and send to school with your child.

-Save Box Tops for Education.  Please cut along the dotted lines. 
Drop boxes are located in the office. Thank you!

Money raised goes directly into our Student Activity Fund.  Thank you for your support! 


Swimming Schedule TBD


  • How do I contact the Bus Company?

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    First Student Bus: 907-205-5221.

    (This is a new number, no long distance fees apply.)

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  • What bus will my child ride?

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    Click Here to View Bus Routes

    (If your child has a change in his/his normal bus schedule, please write a note or call the office before 2:30pm to ensure the note is delivered on time.)


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  • School Start/End Times

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    8:45am - 3:15pm
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  • Breakfast

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    8:30am - 8:45am


    Breakfast Prices:

    Full price student - $1.00

    Reduced price student - .30¢

    Full price adult - $2.00


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  • Lunch/Recess (NEW times)

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    Grades Preschool-K
    Recess: 11:00 - 11:20
    Lunch: 11:25 - 11:45
    Grades 1-3
    Recess: 11:25 - 11:45
    Lunch: 11:50 - 12:10
    Grades 4-6
    Recess: 11:50 - 12:10
    Lunch: 12:15 - 12:35
    Lunch Prices:
    Full price student - $3.25
    Reduced price student - .40¢
    Full price adult - $4.75
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