Hennessey Events

Students pointing while reading "The Bear ate Your Sandwich"

Younger students from across the District participated in the annual Jumpstart Read for the Record on October 27th. All classes read "The Bear Ate Your Sandwich" by Julia Sarcone-Roach and had fun learning new vocabulary and figuring out what happened to the sandwich. Great work on those reading skills, boys and girls!q

Commissioner speaking to students from the Hennessey

Hennessey School received a special visit earlier today when Commissioner Chester and a group from CCSSO toured the school and participated in the classroom lessons.

Student presenting their red clifford art

Hennessey School students finished up their time in Summer School this week completing puzzles and other activities. They spent their Summer learning time over at the Guilmette Elementary School and will be back at their own school this Fall.

Student holding hoola hoop around their neck

Students participated in learning about healthy living through fun games and activities. Arts and crafts station had information on types of food and why they're good for them. All the children had a lot of fun playing and learning together at the Family Fitness Event at the Hennessy.

2 Students climbing a colorful rock wall

Students at the Hennessey School have shown improvement in the classroom since the school partnered with the Boys and Girls Club for an Enrichment program. The students participate in many activities to from art, swimming, storytelling and even rock climbing! They build their self-confidence as they succeed in these new skills.