Great appreciation is dedicated to the military family and especially their children for all of the sacrifices endured as loved ones work hard to keep our nation safe.

    Military Child  

    Week 1 Challenge (Mar 30-Apr 3): Find somewhere quiet at work or home and appreciate those who have lost a loved one serving our nation. Cherish them by observing a moment of silence on their behalf.




    Week 2 Challenge (Apr 6-10): PURPLE UP DAY is April 9th!

    Wear your purple gear and send pics to: christi.mendes@cravenk12.org


    Week 3 Challenge (Apr 20-24): Wear your Camies!

    Wear your Camouflage gear and send pics to: christi.mendes@cravenk12.org


    Week 4 Challenge (Apr 27-30): Love your country!

    Wear red, white and blue and send pics to: christi.mendes@cravenk12.org



    Quote of the Day researched by Lillian Ashley:

    April 1st: Positivity always wins…always. – Gary Vaynerchuk

    April 2nd: The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain. – Dolly Parton

    April 3rd: Just do the best you can. No one can do more than that. – John Wooden

    April 6th: If you’re always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be. – Maya Angelou

    April 7th: The road to success is always under construction. – Lily Tomlin

    April 8th: It always seems impossible until it is done – Unknown

    April 9th: If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door. – Milton Berle

    April 10th: You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. – Christopher Robin

    April 20th: When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we did not see the one that has been open for us. – Helen Keller

    April 21: if everything seems under control, you’re not going fast enough. - Mario Andretti

    April 22: The harder you work for something, the greater you’ll feel when you achieve it. – Unknown

    April 23: if you’re afraid to fail, then you’re probably going to fail. – Kobe Bryant

    April 24: Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. – Michael Jordan

    April 27: Do yourself always. Don’t change so people will like you. The right people will love the real you – Unknown

    April 28: To the world you may be one person but to one person you may be the world. – Dr. Seuss

    April 29: No matter how good or bad your life is, wake up each morning and be thankful that you still have one. - Unknown

    April 30: If people are doubting how far you can go, go so far that you can’t hear them anymore. – Michele Ruiz


    Hero Wall provided by Nyshaya Collins:


    Hero Wall  


    Song of the day researched by Graham Foster:

    April 1st: Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue - Toby Keith

    April 2nd: American Soldier - Toby Keith

    April 3rd: Stronger - Kelly Clarkson

    April 6th: April Month of Military Child; Military Family Appreciation; Military Kid; (Original Song)

     April 7th - Look Up Child - Lauren Daigle

    April 8th - Proud to be an American

    April 9th - Country Nation - Brad Paisley

    April 20th - My Country Tis' Of Thee

    April 21st - You Should Be Here - Cole Swindell

    April 22nd - Memories - Maroon 5

    April 23rd - God Bless America - Sung By Ciara

    April 24 - Chicken Fried - Zac Brown

    April 27th - Wavin Flag - K'naan 

     April 28th - Drowning - Chris Young

    April 29th - 

    April 30th - Right Now (WE NEED ONE OTHER) - BeBe & CeCe Williams with Vince Gill and Wynonna Judd


    Card of the week provided by Ali Jones: 

    Be Strong  


    HJM Weekly Newsletter 

    Created and Published by: Nyshaya Collins and Lillian Ashley



    Inspiration for the Day presented by Baker Hudson 



    Creative Flag produced by Garrett Gatlin:

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