Herty Primary News
Herty’s UIL teams recently competed with other schools across the district. Our students competed in music memory, storytelling and creative writing.
We are SUPER proud of all our students. Our music team placed 6th. In creative writing, Carson placed 2nd, Mibella placed 3rd and Adelina placed 6th. Congrats to the kiddos. Also, a big thank you goes out to Mrs. Nickle, Ms. Beaudion and Mrs. Bryce for all the time and effort to coach the kids in this extra-curricular activity!
Click on “read more” for pictures of the awards ceremony held at Lufkin High School.
Join Herty Primary PTK in a movie night from 5:30-7:30 on Jan. 24th in Herty Primary’s gym. Admission is free. Concessions will be available ….. pizza, nachos, popcorn, candy and drinks will be available for purchase.
In observance of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, Lufkin ISD staff and students will be “out of school” on Monday, January 20th.
School will resume on January 7th for students. January 6th will be a Staff Development day for Lufkin ISD.
Happy retirement to Mrs. Dessie! Thank you for your service to Lufkin ISD!
Click on “read more” for pictures this week at Herty Primary!
Click on “read more” for pictures from Herty’s annual Kindergarten Christmas musical performance. Thank you, Miss H, for all you do for our students! It was a precious production.
Herty Kindergarten will perform a Christmas musical for parents on December 17th at 1:00 pm.
We are blessed at Herty Primary! We have many, many things to be thankful for. Click on “read more” for numerous pictures of the Thanksgiving feast.
Click on “read more” of Lufkin ISD’s annual SPED Turkey Trot.
Herty Primary honored Veterans and Veteran’s Day with a musical program by our 2nd graders. Miss Hogue and students put on a fabulous musical complete with a guitar-tribute of “This Land is Your Land”. Herty was blessed to have three Veteran’s attend the program. Students wore festive holiday hats and carried flags, members of the LHS band performed “Taps” and we had a special reading by 1st grader, Luka Gaitain. Click on “read more” for more pictures of the program.
Our Thanksgiving Lunch will be Thursday, November 21st.
Herty Primary will celebrate Veteran’s Day with a musical program at 8:45 am on Monday, November 11, 2019.
In celebration of Red Ribbon Week, representatives from the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council visited Herty Primary to educate students on the importance of promoting a drug-free lifestyle. Leo the Lion made his annual appearance and worked the crowd pumping the students up with chants and songs about drug awareness.
Herty kiddos spent the day in Jasper, Texas at the Day in the Dirt Rodeo. Click on read more for pictures of this day.
HUGE shoutout to Lufkin’s First Baptist Church for their annual Love Lufkin Service Sunday. Many improvements were made to our campus by this dedicated, generous group of church members. Click on “read more” to see many pictures of their hard work at the school.
The Whataburger fundraiser was a huge success! Thank you, Chris Johnson, for your generosity to Herty Primary! Click on “read more” for more pictures of the night.
Herty students accepted a challenge recently. A $2,000 goal was set for the scholastic book fair and our kids met that goal with gusto! In reward for meeting that goal, the students were treated to a snowball fight. Mrs. Riggs and Miss Gilbert were bombarded with shaving-cream snow and fluffy, fleecy snowballs. Click on “read more” for pictures of the fun Friday flocking!
Herty Primary celebrated National Boss’s day recently. These two ladies go above and beyond to serve our Herty kiddos and staff. Thank you both for your dedication and leadership!
Students from Herty’s PPCD department will be attending “A Day in the Dirt” rodeo in Jasper, Texas in October. Check back later for pictures of the event!
Cool temperatures make recess so much more fun! Mrs. Nickle’s class had a blast on the playground today.
Lufkin ISD Police Officers, Chief Jay Jost, Tamesha Forrest and Gilbert Tinajero, are staffing Herty’s front office! Thank you, officers, for all you do …… all day, everyday!
Herty Primary has the best custodians! Thank you, Ms. Cathy and Mr. George, for all you do to make our school sparkle!