State Testing Update

From Principal Aguilera I wanted to provide you with an update on state testing. Recently the State of California announced that districts could choose to give local assessments as an alternative to the regular state assessments (California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress – CAASPP). Given the challenges of administering the lengthy state assessment, and as a resultContinue reading “State Testing Update”

Elementary-Welcome Back to Full Time School!

As all our Hankey scholars return to the classroom, it is important to remember that screening for illness at home is a critical part of each school day. Screening at Home Families need to take student temperatures each day before going to school. Any student with a fever of 100.4 F or higher should notContinue reading “Elementary-Welcome Back to Full Time School!”

Teacher Appreciation Week May 3-7

We are excited to celebrate our teachers and staff! They spend countless hours working hard for our students. This year our teacher meals need to be pre-packaged. Instead of asking for food donations, we would love a donation of any amount to go towards the purchasing of box meals. You can do this online at or drop aContinue reading “Teacher Appreciation Week May 3-7”

PTSA Needs YOU to Serve on Our Board for the 2021-22 School Year

Be the positive change that you want to see in the Hankey school community. You CANmake a difference! You can help in multiple ways but we are especially looking for candidates for the board positions of VP of Ways & Means & Historian and for the Chairs of Red Ribbon Week, Art Masters, Reflections, Box Tops, Fall Fundraiser,Continue reading “PTSA Needs YOU to Serve on Our Board for the 2021-22 School Year”

Parent/Guardian Webinar Topic:  Nurturing the Nurturer!

In times of stress and crisis, we all need to take care of ourselves. Yet many parents and guardians neglect their own needs as they prioritize their care for others. Please join us for a night dedicated to you. Participants will: – Understand the impact stress & anxiety have on physical & behavioral health  –Continue reading “Parent/Guardian Webinar Topic:  Nurturing the Nurturer!”

State Testing 20-21 Update

Capistrano Unified has been informed that we will be moving forward with mandated state testing in May. In order to complete testing in a timely manner and have the least disruption for students Hankey Middle School will be on a special schedule the week of May 10th.  We will be following a minimum day schedule on Tuesday, May 11th, Wednesday,Continue reading “State Testing 20-21 Update”


Beginning the week of Monday, April 26, 2021, CUSD is increasing in-person learning opportunities for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year. As one of the first districts in the state to provide students with an in-person learning experience during the pandemic, we have continued to adapt our instructional program to support our students and families.Continue reading “INCREASING IN-PERSON LEARNING”

Saddleback College BASE Program

Register your student(s) for a Session 6 virtual after-school class before summer starts! There are a variety of classes that will complement your student(s) school curriculum: art, chess, coding, drama (NEW!), lego, magic, music, robotics, science, self-publishing, Spanish, video production and writing Session 5 [April 12th – May 20th] Class times vary starting from 2:30PM! Register Today at | For questionsContinue reading “Saddleback College BASE Program”