Gables Weekly Summary
Here you go, you will find activities for all elementary ages.
Winter Break Family Activities
Reminders - Don't Forget
Update your information in the Parent Portal If you haven't already - Click the link below for help
Winter Break is here and it's time for the reading challenge
1- Columbus Metropolitan Library
2- Literacy Pro.
Students can participate in all of them for example, they can participate in Literacy Pro Reading Challenge and count their minutes on their READ_A-THON and the Reading Challenge by Columbus Metropolitan Library.
Go to Columbus Metropolitan Library "any branch" and Sign-up for the Winter Reading Challenge. K-12 Students can earn prizes by just reading. Pick up a game board at any library location today! Winter Reading Challenge runs through January 31.
Notify the Office for Absences To Be Excused
Email firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or call 1-380-997-6025 and leave a message.
Gables and Community Events Next Week
Gables PTA Meeting
Monday, Dec. 19th, 6:30pm
This is an online event.
Join Zoom Link: https://ccsoh-us.zoom.us/j/6529414038
Meeting ID: 6529414038
Columbus Zoo & Aquarium
Tickets REQUIRED for free admission
Free tickets for the Zoo by the library
Scroll down to: Culture Passes available for check out.
Present your Library Card or Student Success Card at any Columbus Library branch to check out a Culture Pass for the locations below.
- Pass admits two adults or children
- Pass admits up to two adults and four children
- Valid for Sunday games only during the regular season
Columbus Museum of Art
- Pass admits eight people of any age
Pizzuti Collection of the Columbus Museum of Art
- Pass admits eight people of any age
- Pass admits one adult; children under 16 are free
- Valid for Masterworks performances only
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
- Pass admits up to six people of any age
- Pass is not valid for Zoombezi Bay, Safari Golf Club or The Wilds
- Pass does not include parking fees
Franklin Park Conservatory
- Pass admits two adults and six children
Ohio History Center
- Pass admits up to eight adults and/or children
- Pass also valid to Ohio Village (seasonal)
National Veterans Memorial Museum
- Pass admits two adults and five children
Discounted Skating at Skate Zone 71 over Winter Break!
Treat yourself and your kids to a discounted pass to Skate Zone 71 over Winter Break!!
Just Click here to order the Digital Pass for your school!
Family Services - Clintonville Community Resource Center
Food pantry, healthcare barriers, income assistance information,...etc.
If you're looking for Holiday Help, Resources, Thanksgiving Meals, Christmas Toys, and more! Click this button.
Bloom Free store for families with children 0-3 years old. Provides clothes, diapers and baby equipment. Locations in Worthington and the West-side.
Have Questions??? Or Need Help???
Have an additional question about Columbus City Schools? Call the FACTline at 614-221-FACT (221-3228) or email us at Factline@columbus.k12.oh.us.
Members of the media seeking information about the Columbus City Schools District, it's students, or staff members are encouraged to contact the Office of Communications and Media Relations (614) 365-5680.
December at a Glance
Dec 1- Jan 31: Winter Reading Challenge. https://www.columbuslibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/2022-WRC-Flier.pdf
5-9: Penguin Patch "Kids' Holiday Shop"
12/10: Free Zoo and Aquarium Admission with CCS from 6:00-8:00 PM
12: Winter concert @ 6:30 PM. Graeter's Ice Cream Night after the Concert. Students report at 6:00 pm for tuning and warm-up.
16: Book Nook, and Pastries with the principal @ 9:00 AM.
19: PTA Meeting @ 6:30 PM.
20: 30-Minutes Early Release.
21-Jan 3rd: No School - Winter Break READ_A_THON Challenge.
01/04: School Resumes with new Bus Routes
The calendar is continuously updated to ensure changes are reflected. Such changes may not be reflected above as older weekly summaries are archived & not maintained. To get the most accurate information at any time, click the heading above or click here.
About Gables Elementary School
Attendance Phone Number: 1-380-997-6025
PTA email: email@example.com
FACTline Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
FACTline Phone Number: 614-221-FACT (614-221-3228)
Customer Relations Email: email@example.com
Customer Relations Phone Number: (614) 365-8888
Gables Family Ambassador
I am here to help families become informed about Gables and to answer any questions about the school and our community or guide them in the right direction.
You can find me on Bloomz or email me at ielnwawy@Columbus.k12.oh.us,
You may also contact me by calling or texting my Google Voice Phone Number at 614-653-8847.