Gaston Elementary Newsletter

~ April 4, 2022 ~

~ UPCOMING EVENTS ~

April 5th - Outdoor School for 6th Grade

April 6th - Outdoor School for 6th Grade

April 7th - End of Quarter

April 8th - Teacher Grading Day - No School

April 20th - Early Dismissal at Noon

April 20th - Parent/Teacher Conferences (1:00-6:00)

April 20th - PreK & Kinder Round Up 5-6pm

******SAVE THE DATE... APRIL 20 ~ PreK & Kinder Round Up!!*****

We're having an event at the school from 5:00-6:00pm on April 20th for any parents of prospective preschoolers or kindergarteners. There will be a ton of great information given out during this event, and we hope to see you there!


HELP US SPREAD THE WORD!

If you or a neighbor have a child who will be 4 before September 1, 2022, they will be old enough to start PreK this year! If you, or a neighbor, have a child who will be 5 before September 1, 2022 ~ we hope to see them in Kindergarten this year!!

Registration packets can be picked up in the office and

returned on Round Up evening, or earlier at the school!

Looking forward to seeing all the new faces!!

Call us if you have questions ~ 503-985-7240

We had some fun shenanigans in March! Leprechauns were all around and we had scavenger hunts and traps set for them! Here are our PreK teachers...

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FREE UPCOMING PAX WORKSHOP...FREE PIZZA!

Here's the Website to Sign Up!! https://forms.gle/LPCJXcn8zLGQD12s6
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CHARACTER STRONG TRAIT FOR APRIL - Perseverance

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~ Our Character Strong trait for April is Perseverance.

Defined as the ability to work through situations. Keeping going when things get tough! Climb those obstacles or challenges in the way and keep going! You got this...


PARENTS...CHECK OUT THE CHARACTER STRONG

BULLETIN BOARD BELOW. THE STUDENTS ARE ALL WORKING HARD TO SHOW THE TRAITS THEY HAVE LEARNED.

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HELLO SPRING!

Mrs. Peterson's Second Grade Art Work is in the Display Case this month.

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Too Sick for School Reminder!

Parents, please remember our "normal" attendance guidelines.


If your kiddos have vomited or had diarrhea, they must stay home for 48 hours.


If they've had a fever, they must be fever free for 24 hours.


If you have any questions, please call the office. Thank you!

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~ Reaching Out ~

Parents, in order to make communication more accessible to everyone,

you will also receive a copy of this newsletter via email. Thank you!

We're Here to Help!

We are Kelly Thompson and Becca Sheets and we keep things running in the office. Please contact us if you have questions or need anything.