Helena Elementary School: New Peer Helper Program

Helena High School students will be meeting with Helena Elementary and Helena Intermediate School students monthly to participate in a new peer helper program. High school students will serve as role models and mentors for students at both schools. Both the high school students and elementary students will learn leadership skills throughout the program through […]

Community Coffee Talk Update

Community Coffee Talk Update: Shelby County Schools Assistant Superintendent Dr. Lewis Brooks spoke with parents from Helena Elementary and Helena Intermediate schools this morning about instilling leadership qualities in children. He shared timeless, real world stories about how life lessons can be used to develop leaders among our youth. “Leadership is about serving, encouraging, inspiring […]

Free Parent Workshop @ HES Dec. 10-Instilling Leadership Qualities in Children

Presenter: Dr. Lewis Brooks- Assistant Superintendant of Shelby County Schools Location: Helena Elementary School Cafeteria Please sign in at the office and pick up a visitor’s sticker. Please be prepared to show a photo ID when you sign in. Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014 (Held on the second Wednesday this month, due to the timing with […]

Parent Workshop- Wed., Nov. 5th 8:30-9:30

Dear HES Parents, Please join us for our second parenting workshop Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  Our guest speaker will be Vicky Joiner, Assistant Director of the Shelby County Juvenile Detention Center. Vicky will be facilitating a parenting workshop on “Getting your Power Back and Two Magic Words Every Parent Needs to Know”. Her presentation will […]

First Parent Workshop- Huge Success

Helena Elementary and Helena Intermediate School’s first parenting workshop was a big success! Close to fifty HES and HIS parents attended Paul Johnson’s workshop  Parenting your Child’s Design: Improving Communication with your Child.  Paul, a Helena resident,  is a nationally certified licensed marriage and family counselor. Paul works in private practice counseling at LifePractical Counseling […]

Thomas Washer receives Character in Action Award

Thomas Washer received the Character in Action Award for Helena Elementary School today. Read more by visiting the following website: http://www.shelbycountyreporter.com/2014/09/18/helena-students-rewarded-for-character/ Character in Action Award winners, front row from left, Alex Tilton, Erin Atkinson, Thomas Washer and Libbey Dudley join Shelby County Drug Free Coalition members during a Sept. 18 meeting. (Reporter Photo/Neal Wagner)