Just for Fun – Christmas Theme Days
Well, Christmas is a-comin’! And here at GCS we like to get in the holiday spirit by being a little goofy!
Throughout our final full week of classes, students from K-12 are encouraged to participate in a variety of fun dress-up days.
Monday: Christmas Hat Day
Tuesday: Christmas Sweater Day
Wednesday: Christmas Pajama Day
Thursday: Christmas Movie Character Day
Elementary Christmas Program
The elementary students are very pleased to be presenting the musical The Power of the King for our annual Christmas program to take place THIS Friday, December 16th. Performances will take place at 1:30pm and 6:30pm. Students are asked to dress for the concert in red, silver, white, or black clothing. No jeans, sweatpants, or t-shirts please.
Elementary Basketball Camp:
We will be launching a Grade 3-6 Elementary Basketball Camp next week! It will be designed for learning and practicing basketball skills, team work, and sportsmanship. Details are as follows:
- Who – students in Grades 3-6
- Day/Time- every Monday from 3:15-4:30pm
- Date – December 12 to March 6
- Cost – $12 (includes camp t-shirt)
- Bring – sneakers, gym clothes (t-shirt, shorts/gym pants), water bottle
If you are currently on one of the basketball teams, we are welcome and encouraged to attend. If you have any questions, please speak with Mrs. Laird (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Half Day Christmas Party
On Wednesday, December 22, we will have a special half-day Christmas party in each classroom. We will end our year with games and activities for the kids! Please be aware that the day ends early and students are to be picked up at 12:00.
Upcoming Tests and Quizzes
We have some tentatively scheduled tests this week, but we will see what happens with practices and the possibility of snow. Also, we will be completing our Christmas writing this week as I extended the due date. There will be no spelling test this week.
- Wednesday – Math Test 11
- Friday – Language Quiz 10, Math Quiz 7
Have a good week, everyone!