Henry Ford School: September 3 – 7 2018

THIS Week at Henry Ford Elementary


  • Labor Day:  No school


  • 8:10 AM Flag salute
  • Library Opens


THURSDAY, september 6

  • Minimum Day, school ends at 1:20 PM
  • Back to School Night, 6 – 7:30 PM, MUB

FRIDAY, september 7

  • Henry Ford Spirit Day:  Wear your blue!

Important Upcoming Dates

  • September 6:  Back to School Night, 6 – 7:30 PM, MUB
  • September 14:  Picture Day
  • September 18:  PTA Ice Cream Social, 6:30 PM and PTA meeting at 7 PM
  • October 19:  Save the Date for the annual Fall Fiesta!

STAFF appreciation

Help us show our fine teachers some love!  On Thursday September 13th, we will provide refreshments for their 3 PM weekly meeting.

Please sign up to bring a light and simple snack for approx. 20 people.  Please make sure  to label your item “PTA Teacher Meeting Snack” and drop it off in the staff room on the table or in the fridge anytime Thursday before 3pm.  Paper plates, utensils etc are optional – the PTA will provide them if you cannot.

Snack ideas: cheese and crackers; chips and salsa/guacamole/dip; salads; fruit tray; veggie tray; pastries/baked goods; popcorn; yogurt and granola; nuts/trail mix.  If you need more ideas, ask your teacher! Sign up here.

Remind our teachers how much we appreciate their hard work and dedication! 

Connect with other Parents

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All parents & caretakers are invited to join their classrooms’ group chats to stay in touch with others in their classroom through text, email, or the Remind app. You choose! It’s so handy for playdates, missed assignments, field trips, etc.

Text @fordinfo to the number 81010 or click and then message the PTA for further instructions.


Our school relies on contributions from families like yours to pay for programs that enrich the learning experience for all Henry Ford Mustangs. For the 2017-18 academic year, a full student contribution is $200.  While we prefer a full annual contribution, any amount is gratefully accepted. We also have a new monthly installments program at


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