Originally delivered on 8/22/2022 9:19 am

SUBJECT: Hoover Notes August 22, 2022


Hoover Notes will be sent out weekly to help you keep track of important school community news and events.  We look forward to a fantastic 2022-2023 school year!

PTA News
  • Join the PTA if you haven't already.  We can't do this without you!
  • Buy Spirit Wear!  Not only will your student look great; purchases will support PTA activities.
  • Are you willing to make a dozen HOMEMADE cookies for the faculty and staff to enjoy?  They need to be dropped off to our coordinator near Potomac Village on 8/25.  If you are willing to help, please email presidenthooverpta@gmail.com.
  • Enjoy a yummy dinner at Chipotle (10116 River Road) during the PTA's first fundraising Spirit Night on 9/14 from 5-9 pm.
Hoover News
  • Everything you need to know for the 2022-2023 school year is in Principal Dr. Kim's Summer Greetings.
  • Hoover's SSL pageprovides information about submitting SSL forms and opportunities to earn SSL hours.  MCPS requires 75 SSL (Student Service Learning) hours to graduate.  
  • Hoover's 7th Grade Global Humanities Classes will participate in a financial literacy field trip on 12/5, 12/6 and 12/8.  Parent volunteers are needed.  More information and a sign up link will be provided closer to the date.
MCPS Community News
  • MCPS' Reopening Guide for Schools is now available.
  • School meals will not be free for all students this year.  Click on this link to find out more information about free and reduced meals.  
  • MCPS has transitioned to a new online payment system called SchoolCash Online as its preferred method of payment for all school-related fees.  
  • Winston Churchill's 2022 Varsity Soccer Team needs Ball Boys/Girls for their home games.  SSL hours will be provided. Sign up here.
Week of August 25, 2022

8/25, 8 am - noon - Sixth Grade Student Orientation Mini-Day (in person at Hoover)

8/25, 11 am - noon - only new to HooverSeventh and Eighth Graders (in person at Hoover)

8/25, 6 pm - Sixth Grade Parent Orientation (Zoom)

8/27, 10 am - 1 pm - MCPS is hosting its annual Back-to-School Fair at Westfield Wheaton Mall

Week of August 29, 2022

8/29, 8:15 am - 3 pm - First Day of School

8/31, 6 pm - Back to School Night Parent Review of Health Curriculum (in person at Hoover)

8/31, 7-8:30 pm - Back to School Night Meet & Greet Teachers (in person at Hoover).  Spirit Wear will be available for purchase.

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