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8 Handy Tips to Build a Learning Habitat at Fred C. Underhill School

  1. Gather children.  Generate curiosity, wonder, and excitement about the idea of building something new in their playground. 2. Bring a dynamic, kind, and thoughtful artist in residence (Cynthia Robinson) to help the children fine tune and eventually realize their vision. 3. Depend on civic minded, generous, and considerate parents, community members, and local businesses to […]

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Next Stage: Learning Habitat Progress!

  Check out our progress!  Children in all grade levels have been working diligently this week creating our Learning Habitat.  A special thanks to those listed below who have helped us come closer to achieving our goals.  Chris Stelmach of CPS Transport has been exceptionally generous in donating time, energy and materials by helping us […]

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Thank You Hooksett EMT’s

Thank you Hooksett Fire EMT’s Ian Tewksbury and Jesse Gayer.  They visited our students today to share basic first aid tips, the importance of dialing 911 at appropriate times, and to provide tours of an ambulance.  Their visit was in celebration of National EMT Awareness Week beginning today and running through Friday.  The ultimate goal […]

Hooksett Memorial School Orientation for Incoming Third Graders

Wednesday June 10, 2015 Student Orientation Underhill School second graders will visit Hooksett Memorial School during the school day for the Annual School Visitation and Orientation. Parent Information Night Please join us for a Parent Information Night at Hooksett Memorial School on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 7:00pm. Do not miss the opportunity to become […]

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Underhill School Shatters 100,000 Minute Reading Challenge!

Yesterday marked Underhill School’s celebration of completing the 100,000 minute reading challenge.  For three years running, Underhill students have shattered the 100,000 minute mark.  Each year, they have voted on a “crazy stunt” for Mr. Bairstow to perform.  This year, they broke their all time record, voted in favor of a gymnastics routine, and were […]

Amazing Progress: Underhill School Reading Challenge

Fred C. Underhill students have been challenged to read 100,000 minutes over the course of 4 weeks, March 16th-April 10th.  Our amazing students logged an outstanding total of 31,519 minutes in just one week.  At this pace, our total will be approximately 126,000 minutes.  They are on track to shatter last year’s results of 121,000 […]

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Chief Bartlett Reads!

Thank you to Chief Bartlett, from @HooksettPD, for reading Officer Buckle and Gloria to our students.  This guest appearance is a great way for children to have positive connections to our community helpers.