A reminder that all grades should have been updated as of May 22nd – please check School Brain grades – as you know by now, if your child has 2 or more end of the year ‘F’ grades, they may be subject to retention.
We have had a change in our counseling department for next year. We wish Ms. Hilary Miller well as she leaves GDRSD, we have enjoyed getting to know her as she worked with the grade 6 teams this year! The counselor assignments are as follows for next year: Grade 5 Ms. Zwicker; Grade 6 Ms. Shedd; Grade 7 Ms. Ascione; Grade 8 Ms. Muise
May is ‘Better Hearing and Speech Month‘, thank you to Ms. Bradley for some tips: Better Hearing and Speech
The final Band concert of the year will be on June 6th at 7pm for students in grades 5, 6, 7; the final Chorus concert of the year will be on June 4th at 7pm for students in grades 5, 6, 7.
News from our new PTO President, Ms. Heather Barlows: If you would like access to information regarding ways to support the school (i.e. teacher luncheons, chaperoning field trips, etc.) then please take twenty seconds and fill out this google form (we only have access to emails that are given to us!) This is for information distribution only—future involvement is up to you! If you have any questions, feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks, the PTO. Link: https://forms.gle/ejpuyadPW2sWaYSSA
Parents and students: help us transfer gently used school supplies to our teachers for next year! Donation bins will be placed throughout the school on the last two days of school and we will distribute the supplies to teachers in time for fall of 2019. School supply recycle
PRIDE: Empathy: Demonstrate kindness. Have compassion for others.