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Home & School News - May 15th

Home & School News - May 15th

15 May 2017 | Published in: Garrettford Elementary Recent News

We hope the moms (and grandmoms, aunts, special women) in our community had a great Mother's Day!

Here’s what’s going on this week:

Tuesday 5/16: First Grade Family Orientation 6:30pm

Wednesday 5/17: Student Council 8:15am Rm 122; Wednesday Folder Volunteers, 9-10am in the cafeteria; No School Store for the rest of the year; Early Dismissal 12:30

Friday 5/19: Spirit Wear Friday

Saturday 5/20: Brad Schoener 5K and Art and Music Festival at UDHS

Spring Fair a Success! 

Thank you to everyone who came out to the 2017 Annual Spring Fair. Special thanks to all of the planners who helped make the day a success, especially Jackllyn Chavarria, Roxanne Schussler and Astrid Clarici.  We are grateful to all of our parents and Fifth Graders who volunteered their time to make it a great day. We appreciate Jolly Jumpers ' flexibility with our rain plans and Pig Daddy's BBQ for their support.

Mark Your Calendars - Saturday, May 20th

The 9th Annual Schoener Music Festival joins the 14th Annual UDSD Art Festival for an entire day of Art and Music on Saturday, May 20th from 10AM to 3PM. Mrs. Calvanese needs volunteers to help hang art on Friday, May 19th at 3:30pm at UDHS.

If you would like to participate in the 5K Walk/Run at 9am on May 20th please register at: http://www.udmusicmarathon.org/5k-run/ . Be sure to sign up as part of Garrettford's open team when you register - the school with the most participants will win the Schoener "YMCA" Cup!

Volunteers Needed

Mrs. Calvanese needs parent volunteers to help remove framed artwork from the hallways of Garrettford.  Volunteers can come in anytime between 8am and 4pm.  If you've only got 10 minutes, or an hour, any amount of help is appreciated.  Just show up!

Looking Ahead:

5/22 Color Day (Rain Date 5/23)

5/23 UDSD Board Committee Mtg. 6:30pm

5/29 Memorial Day No School

5/30 Retirement Tea 3:30 in the Library

5/30 Last Home and School Meeting 

Have a great week!

Garrettford Home and School Association

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