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Houghton-Kearney K-8 School

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Timmy the Tiger

Timmy the Tiger 

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Timmy the Tiger & the Principal 

First Week

First Day of School 

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Kindness Rally

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7th & 8th Graders Enjoy Morning Break 

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Students Enjoy Lunch with Their Friends 

Students Playing Soccer

Intramural Sports 7th & 8th grade HK Cup Challenge 

Student eating at BBQ

2nd Grade Attendance Barbecue

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Students Explore Fire Engine at School Carnival 

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Timmy the Tiger at Fall Fundraiser Rally 

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Houghton-Kearney Students Show School Spirit 

Central High students at the Houghton-Kearney Senior Walk

Central High Students at the Houghton-Kearney Senior Walk

HK Staff

Houghton-Kearney Teachers & Staff 

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Students Practice in Guitar Class  

Former Houghton-Kearney Principal Marci Brekke talking about former HK students

Former Houghton-Kearney Students and CHS Graduates Speak to Current HK Tigers 


Upcoming Events

HKCC Meeting

Time: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Location: Staff Lounge
Jan 21
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1st Semester Academic Awards

Please help us celebrate our students' academic excellence and join us on Jan. 24th. Ayúdenos a celebrar la excelencia académica de nuestros estudiantes y únase a nosotros el 24 de enero.
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8th Grade Pancake Breakfast

Join us for this long-standing Houghton-Kearney tradition. This family friendly event will include great fun and great food. Únase a nosotros para esta larga tradición de Houghton-Kearney. Este evento familiar incluirá diversión y excelente comida.
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Water at HK

Attached you will find a public notice regarding the water at Houghton-Kearney. A recent water sample testing found small levels of lead and copper in our water. Measures have been taken in collaboration with the District and the Water Board to mitigate the contamination. Students, staff, and guests will continue to have access to bottled water on campus. Adjunto encontrará un aviso público sobre el agua en Houghton-Kearney. Una prueba reciente de muestra de agua encontró pequeños niveles de plomo y cobre en nuestra agua. Se han tomado medidas en colaboración con el Distrito y la Junta del Agua para mitigar la contaminación. Los estudiantes, el personal y los invitados continuarán teniendo acceso al agua embotellada en el campus.
Flu Season Health Tips

Flu Season Health Tips Reminders

Flu season is back and that means we have to make sure to take care of ourselves! Here are some friendly and helpful tips to keep us all healthy and safe this season!
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After School Program

Houghton-Kearney provides an enriching and supportive After School Program. Please click the link for further details of the program.
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Library Schedule

Reading is the foundation of learning. We encourage students to read everyday. Come check-out our collection of books and resources.
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Principal's Message

Hello, everyone!

We are half way through with the academic school year. Our teachers have been working diligently with our students to increase reading and writing skills in all subject areas. Students are demonstrating growth in their academic efforts and in their social development as well. Tiger P.R.I.D.E. values continue to guide student behaviors. Our social emotional curriculum has supported our goals at Houghton-Kearney of helping students learn how to manage their emotions and how to grow in empathy for others. We continue to focus our attention on attendance as a primary indicator of student success; students are more likely to succeed in school with consistent attendance coming to school on-time and ready to learn. We are ever grateful for our parents’ continued commitment to Houghton-Kearney. I look forward to a great Spring semester—Go Tigers!


2019 Grapevine

Central Unified Grapevine Magazine-Winter, 2019

Central Unified is excited to offer this new, digital version of the winter, 2019 issue of our district magazine, Grapevine! This is your first chance to get caught up on all of the updates and news involving our schools, students, and staff. You can also discover some of the exciting, new programs implemented in our district this year and a whole lot more! We hope you enjoy this new version!

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