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Announcements - Friday, December 2nd 2022

FBLA Can Food Drive is on! All 1st hour classes will compete to be winning class and will receive the "Ice Cream Sundae Bar" prize. Please be bringing in your canned food items. Contest will end on December 15th. 

Any senior cheerleader or basketball player participating in the Bloomfield Christmas Tournament may apply to win one of four BCT Student Athlete Scholarships. Please see Mrs. McClendon if interested, deadline to sign up is December 9th. 

Any student that is taking college class from ANC needs to have their spring registration form turned in ASAP!  

Homecoming shirts are on sale now! Money and form can be given to Mrs. Hawkins or any HHS Cheerleader. Orders are due this Tuesday, December 6th at noon. Extra order form can be found in the office. 

 Our High School Boys Basketball Team will play here tonight in the Consolation Championship of the Holcomb Invitational Tournament against Campbell at 6:00 p.m. The following Junior Stand workers should be here by 3:45 p.m. for the 1st shift, they are: Beau Williams, Jasmine White, and Lily Cantrell. Workers for the 2nd shift that need to be here by 6:45 p.m. are: Jules Gurley, Beau Williams, Kahlie Sweaney, and Callie Cook. We need one more worker for the 2nd shift. Please see Mrs. Musgrave if you are available. 


Any senior interested in applying for the 2023 Stars & Stipes Museum/Library Scholarship please see Mrs. McClendon. 

FCCLA Members need to sign up to bring something for the secret Santa party next Thursday, December 8th at lunch. Please sign up in-between classes in Mrs. Musgraves room by Wednesday. 

All the A+ students that are tutoring this semester need to see Mrs. Lemings before you report to your A+ class today. 

If you have borrowed the classroom art scissors please return them. 

Countdown to Christmas break, 8 days! We will be having Christmas Spirit Week next week December 5th -9th. Tuesdays dress up day is, "Long Winters Nap" Students will be allowed to wear your cozy Christmas PJs following the dress code. 

We would like to wish a very Happy Birthday to Ansley Rouse and to Sadie Willett her birthday is over the weekend. 


Special Announcement - Dress Code

September 9, 2022

Dear Holcomb 4th – 6th Grade Families,

At last night’s Holcomb R-III School Board meeting, the Board of Education asked that I clearly explain the expectations of the dress code to the 4th – 6th grade building.  This dress code was adopted during the July 14th board meeting.  Below you will find the Code of Dress that is published on page 26 of the Holcomb R-III School Handbook.



Student appearance should be such that it will not disrupt the educational process.  The responsibility of determining what constitutes a dress/appearance distraction rests within the administration and/or professional staff.  

1. Dress and grooming should be appropriate for the time, place, and purpose. 

2. Dress and grooming should meet basic social expectations of society and the local community. 

3. Dress and grooming should not create undue distraction. 

4. Caps, hats, hoods, visors can be worn outside. They are not to be worn inside the building except on activity days.  

5. Hair must be kept clean, neat, and from covering the eyes. 

6. Shorts and skirts must be at least as long as the student’s mid-thigh and free of holes above finger-tip length. A student wearing clothing deemed unacceptable will be given appropriate clothing provided by the school or may have appropriate clothing brought to school from home.  

7. Midriff, mesh garments, muscle shirts, shirts with cut-off sleeves (except during PE) or spaghetti strap shirts are not to be worn by students. Shirts must have at least a 2 inch sleeve. 

8. Pants must be worn around the waist with no underwear visible, and pants with holes must be deemed acceptable by teachers and principal. 

9. No piercing permitted that is disruptive to the learning environment or creates a safety hazard to the student or other students. No septics, eyebrow rings, or lip rings are permitted. The student may be required to remove such items while at school. Students may not have any jewelry, including earrings, tongue rings, or other such items during Physical Education. 

10. No pajama pants or house shoes 

11. Body fitting pants including, but not limited to, leggings, compression tights, and yoga pants can only be worn with a shirt that fully covers the backside. 

12. Clothing items which display alcohol, tobacco, drugs, sex symbols, or violence by words, pictures, or symbols are inappropriate for school wear. 

The guidelines have been established in the matter of appropriate dress and appearance to provide for a student’s health and safety while attending school. Any student found to be in violation of these dress guidelines may be required to notify parents and make necessary changes. Repeat offenders may receive disciplinary action. 

We will begin enforcing this dress code on Tuesday, September 13, 2022.  The purpose behind this dress code enforcement is to help prepare our 4th – 6th grade students for their transition to the high school building.  Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.


Emily Heuring

Holcomb Elementary Principal 

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