August 22, 2014

School Supply Kits

Attention Seventh District Parents!

You can now order your child's school supply kits for the 2014-2015 school year!

To order, visit and enter the following information:

School account number: 86521

The order deadline is JUNE 27! No orders will be accepted after this date. Flyers will be coming home in the next few days, but orders can only be placed online! Don't wait!

The kits will be delivered TO SCHOOL a few weeks before school starts, and should be ready for Sneak-a-Peek at Your Seat!

Book Fair/Spirit Day Schedule and Volunteer Link

Our Spring Book Fair will be starting soon!  Thanks to all that have signed up to volunteer to make it a great time for the kids.  

We still need lots of volunteers, including to help set up this Wednesday 4/2!  

Click the link to sign up!


Book Fair Schedule

April 7-11


Monday 4/7-  Book Fair Preview Day for students, Penny Monday, and Mix and Match Spirit Day!

Tuesday 4/8-Preview Day for students, Nickel Tuesday, and Make or Wear a Creative Shirt Spirit Day!

Wednesday 4/9-Grandparents Day (book fair will be open starting at 7:45 a.m.), Buy Day for students, Dime Wednesday and Season Spirit Day!

Thursday 4/10-Buy Day for students, Quarter Thursday, and Superhero Spirit Day!

Friday 4/11-Buy Day for students, Dollar Friday, and Patriotic Spirit Day!


If we reach our coin challenge goal, we will have a movie night on Friday, May 16th!  Students will get to vote on the movie of their choice by bringing in coins, and all money will be donated to All For Books so that our teachers can add to their classroom libraries!

Upcoming Events: “Luck of the Buck”, Book Fair, Grandparents Day!

Come celebrate the Luck of the Buck” at our 3rd annual 7DE St. Patrick’s Day Party!

Friday, March 14th                    7-8:30 pm in the cafeteria

$1 admission at the door

Activity tickets will be available for .50 each



Come celebrate a fun and silly St. Patrick’s Day with games, crafts, music, snacks, prizes, “Pot ‘O Gold Shop” and more! 



Volunteer to help at the event and receive 5 free tickets  for your child to use at the party…this also a great opportunity for your middle or high schooler to receive community service hours!


Please contact Jenn Gillispie at to volunteer.


Awards will be given out for the best showing of St. Patrick’s Day spirit!

Dont forget to wear green!

The Spring Book Fair is coming!

Preview days will be 4/7 & 4/8, Buy days 4/9, 4/10, 4/11.

Look for more information coming soon regarding the Book Fair Spirit Week, COIN CHALLENGE, and Family Movie Night!


WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!  Without you, the book fair cannot happen.  Whether you're a seasoned vet or you've never helped out at the book fair before, we would love to have you jo

in our team!  Please click on the sign up genius link below to sign up for your time slot.  Thank you!!


On Grandparents Day (4/9), we plan to open the Book Fair at 7:45 am so that the grandparents have extra time to purchase books.


Our online bookfair starts 4/2 and ends 4/22. To purchase online during these dates, go to:



Essay Contest for 3rd-5th Grade…Cash Prizes!

Our local Parkton chapter of the American Legion is sponsoring an essay contest for 3rd-8th graders.  This year's theme is 

"How I Can Show My Pride in Being an American"

The deadline for contest entries has been extended to this Friday, February 14th.  All essays should be submitted to the 7DE office no later than the end of the school day.

Please see the flyer linked below for details!

American Legion Essay Contest

Please note:  The required cover sheet asks for the teacher's name and signature; please leave that section blank.

Hereford Save the Block Schedule Rally Tonight!





Pizza and Snacks will be Provided!!


Thursday, February 6th at 7:00pm

Hereford Volunteer Fire Dept./

Summit Manor

510 Monkton Rd., Hereford


Driving Directions from Hereford High School:


Parents, Bring your Students!

Students, Bring your Parents!


Learn how your child is being affected by the mandated schedule change at Hereford High School and what we can do about it together!


Get Informed!  Have a Voice!

We need YOU!!! 

Parent and Student Representation is Vital!!!

 Students will have the opportunity to prepare posters for February 11th PROTEST at BCPS Board Meeting.



Find us on Facebook – Hereford Works


Friendship Grams for sale this week…and Don’t Forget about Box Tops!

The SGA will be selling “Friendship Grams” from Monday, January 27th, to Friday, January 31st. This is your chance to tell your friend, sibling, or teacher how much you appreciate their friendship or great teaching. Small “Friendship Grams” will be 10 cents each. Large “Friendship Grams” will be 25 cents each. All profits will go to the Seventh District Elementary Technology Committee. “Friendship Grams” will be delivered during homeroom from Feb-ruary 5th to February 11th.

It is Box Top collection time!  Please continue to support Seventh District and send in your box tops to your child's homeroom.

Thanks for your support!

Seventh District Featured on BCPS News

The Maryland Ravens came to 7DE a few weeks ago, and their visit has been featured on the BCPS News "What Trending" segment!  You can watch the program on the BCPS website as well as on Comcast Channel 73 or Verizon 34 everyday for the next two weeks at the following times. 

Mon – Sun –  12:30am, 5:30am, 8:30am

                       6:30 pm, 9:30pm, 10:00pm

Click the link below to see the video… our segment begins around the 1:15 mark.  


Family Fitness Night this Friday, 1/10!

Sing Along, Volunteers Needed, and Pajama Day…

Volunteers Needed!

Our 7DE Copy Center is in need of volunteers!  You can sign up for a specific time using the link below, or pop in any time.  Copying and prepping materials is a great help to the teachers.  Thanks to all those who can give their time!

Seventh District SGA DECEMBER SPIRIT DAYS & Service Project

Tuesday, December 17th : Fuzzy, Fleecy Day! Wear something fuzzy and/or fleecy to keep warm.

Thursday, December 19th: Pajama Day! Remember to keep someone else warm this winter by donating to our coat, mitten, hat, and scarf drive for students and families in Baltimore County.

Coat Drive: We are collecting new and gently used coats, mittens, hats, and scarves to send to partner elementary schools with children and families in need. The collection will run from now through January 9th. Collection bins will be located in the library and outside the gym. Dona-tions are voluntary.

This Friday is the annual Sing-Along assembly at 2:30 pm.  Parents and younger siblings are welcome to attend.  To give us an idea of how many families will be there, please RSVP with a quick email to  Please  note how many people you'll be bringing so we can set up enough chairs.

Five Below Shopping Event this Weekend to Benefit 7DE!

Stocking Stuffer Alert!

We have partnered with Five Below in Hunt Valley to host a Shopping Fundraiser for 7DE this weekend!

Saturday 12/14 from 10am-9pm

Sunday 12/15 from 11am-6pm

Click the link below to open and print the shopping flyer.  Bring it with you to Five Below and 10% of your purchases will go to 7th District!  




Please share this flyer with anyone who might be shopping at Five Below this weekend!