Mrs. Hughes' Kindergarten

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Timeline photos 04/23/2020

Registration is open! Register now!!

Now's the time to get your student registered for kindergarten! Fall will be here before we know it, so register your student today. We can't wait to meet them!

Hakuna Matata Discovery Crew 03/29/2020

Hakuna Matata Discovery Crew

Boy oh boy do we miss our students. We need to get back to school because I’m not sure we have a future in much else. No Worries! ❤️

Hakuna Matata Discovery Crew


I had so much fun meeting new friends and seeing familiar faces tonight. I can’t wait to start the new year!


Do you know someone who will be ready for kindergarten in the fall? Kindergarten registration is now open!

Why register for Kindergarten now?

*Connect with your new school about exciting upcoming Kindergarten transition events!
*Learn about summer programs to help ease transition.
*Help the district plan for the right number of Kindergarten teachers.

Peninsula School district Offers FREE Full Day Kindergarten for students five days a week at all our Elementary schools. If your child will be 5-years-old on or before August 31st, click the link below to register them for school in the fall.
Here is the link to register:
19-20 English
19-20 Spanish
Need help with online registration? Here is an informational flyer:


Don’t forget to dress like you are 100 years old tomorrow and to bring your collection of 100 things. We are FINALLY celebrating the 100th Day of Kindergarten!!! Here is a sneak peek of my look for tomorrow! 💯


A whole crew of teachers, families and community members were shoveling at school today. I can’t wait to see you tomorrow! School starts at 11, our Valentines Day Party will be at 12:30. Look for this tall guy to greet you as you come in the door! ☃️


It looks like we are not going to make it to the 100th Day of Kindergarten this week. Here’s hoping we get to spend Valentine’s Day together!!!

Schools are closed Wednesday, February 13, 2019.
This is an unusual situation as we clean up from the biggest snowstorm in memory. Due to a combination of current road conditions, impacted parking lots, and storm related building repair, there is much to do to assure students and staff can return to school safely.
All PSD sponsored activities are cancelled. Pools are closed.
We have granted permission to West Central District to host basketball playoffs at Gig Harbor and Peninsula High Schools.
Regarding Thursday, we are watching weather conditions closely. Stay tuned!


I miss my class! Here is a picture of my crew, post pics in the comments so I can see how much fun you are having in the snow! ❄️❄️ 🤞🏼Hoping I see you on Wednesday and don’t forget to vote!


I hope everyone had a great snow day! Let’s try this 2 hour delay again tomorrow. Bundle up, it’s going to be cold! ❄️🥶

UPDATE: For 2/5 afternoon, unless you hear otherwise from an advisor or coach, PM activities are "ON."

As student and staff safety is our top priority, all schools will begin two hours late, Tuesday, February 5, due to icy road conditions expected to impact the majority of the District.

School start times:
High Schools: 9:30
Middle Schools: 10:15
Elementary Schools: 11:00 AM
*YMCA childcare is also operating on a 2-hour delay.


Buses will operate on regular bus routes.
There is no AM or PM preschool, ECEAP, or out of district transportation.
West Sound Tech transportation will occur at the regular time.
No AM Lap Swim
A decision will be announced by 2:00 PM. regarding after-school activities sports and the Jazz Festival.
For updated information, stay tuned to your news sources, our PSD website or page.

Stay safe and warm!


Snow Day today! Stay home, stay warm and have fun! ❄️❄️☃️


See you all at 11 tomorrow! ❄️❄️


Peninsula School District

In the last 26 years, our elementary student population has grown beyond building capacity. Principals like Discovery’s David Brooks go above and beyond to create a culture of innovative learning and positive attitudes. Staff and students work hard to create opportunities to learn in outgrown spaces. For more information on elementary growth and how the bond will address our most urgent needs, please visit:


Stone Soup tomorrow! Please bring one vegetable. Parents are welcome to join us at 10 with their cutting boards a peelers! 🥦🌽🥕🥔🍠


Happy New Year! We are back to school tomorrow but don’t forget we have late start. See you at 10!


Tomorrow is Bear Day! Everyone is invited to bring a fuzzy friend to school with them. Tonight’s homework is to make sure that the bears know the school rules so they don’t get in trouble! 😉🐻


Pumpkin patch tomorrow! Dress in layers, wear good shoes, bring a sack lunch and be ready to have fun!!


Smile! Tomorrow is picture day! You can pay online or send in the envelope.


Remember that book orders are due tomorrow by the beginning of the day. You can order online or send the order form in with your student. Thanks to those of you who have already ordered!


Day one was awesome! See you tomorrow for day two. Late start tomorrow, school starts at 10 am.


I had so much fun meeting the new CREW tonight. Our classroom is all set up and ready for the first day! I can’t wait to see you all for your conferences this week!


Meet the Teacher is tomorrow, August 27th at 5 pm. After you meet your new teacher come visit and tell me all about your summer. I can’t wait to see you all!


Tomorrow is Bear Day! Everyone is invited to bring a bear to kindergarten. I can’t wait to see all of the fuzzy friends tomorrow!! 🐻


Remember that we are out at 12:15 all week for conferences! Please let me know if you have a change to your go home plan this week.


We got our new blocks today! Thank you Discovery Elementary VPO for supporting play in our classroom!


Learning math on our first day of kindergarten! 📷 credit: Anson


I was so happy to see so many sweet kindergarten faces tonight! I am looking forward to getting to know everyone better during our conferences later this week.


Look who I found at Kohls! Only $5 each and they support a great cause. I know there are some kids out there who love these guys as much as I do!


Kindergarten graduation is tomorrow at 1 pm! Please join us in our classroom for a short ceremony to celebrate this great year! 🎓


We are all ready for our Celebration of Learning tonight at 6 pm in our classroom. Hope to see you there!


We ♥️ dice and domino day!!!


We are going to the zoo tomorrow!!! Please remember that everyone needs a sack lunch and good walking shoes. Dress for the weather, which could be just about anything. If you are joining us, be at school at 9 am to meet your group and go over the plan for the day. We have been working so hard to prepare for this trip. We are going to have a great day!!


We had a great time making Picasso style self portraits for Hands On Art today! Thank you to all of our helpers. We couldn't have done it without you!


Yesterday we hung rainbows in the window to chase away the rain. This morning we were so happy to see that it worked!!! Yay for recess! Enjoy your three day weekend. ☘️


It was a yummy day in kindergarten! Thank you to those who sent supplies and who came to help. I couldn't have done it without you! And thank you for all of the sweet valentines. I am one spoiled teacher! ❤

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