Hardwick Elementary School

Christine Gifford

Friday, June 11, 2021

Additional information and details can also be located on our website https://hardwick.ossu.org.  If you have questions, please call the office and leave a message on Christine's voicemail (472-2599) or email at cgifford@ossu.org. Staff are checking their voicemail and email during normal school hours. 


Hello Hardwick Families,

This is the last Weekly Update of the 20-21 School Year. The office will be open through most of the summer but will be closed the last week of June and first week of July.  Thanks for all your support this year and I hope you all have a great summer! 


Staff changes for next school year



Monica Cross - Math/reading interventionist/coach

Joanne Campisi - OSUED Guidance Counselor 

Cindi Burnham - Reading interventionist (Cindi will be returning in a 1/2 time position) 


Staff who are moving on 

Andrea Dobson - Nurse

Lauren Trautman - Kindergarten Teacher

Chelsea Smith - Paraeducator 

Erica Baker - Reach site coordinator (will still be at HES through the summer program)  Jeffrey Reed - Music Teacher

Aimee Harnden-Mcphee will be moving from HES Special Educator to Academic Interventionist at Lakeview


Staff Staying at HES but in new positions 

  • Hollie Smith will be moving from 1st grade teacher to kindergarten teacher taking the place of Lauren Trautman.

  • Will Adams will be moving from K-6 social emotional learning teacher to 2nd grade teacher.

  • Megan Amell will be leaving 2nd grade and going back to 1st grade


We are looking for a new K-6 Music teacher. Reach out if you know anyone who may be interested.


Summer Meals & EBT

Summer meals and EBT are powerful when used together, but families can use them individually too! See the attached flyer for more information. 

Summer Meals & EBT Flyer


OSSU We See You! blog post

Check out all the great things happening in the OSSU district!



Computer Returns

The office will be open Monday, June 14th through Wednesday, June 16th from 7:00 am to 3:00pm for computer returns. If these times do not work for you please reach out to Christine at 472-2599.


PUGG 3vs.3 World Cup Soccer Tournament for Kids

9th World Soccer Festival Flyer


Upcoming Events 

June 21- Summer Meals Begin

June 21 - July 5 - Office closed