October 10, 2015
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I thought I would try something a little different for newsletters! I'm very lucky to be a part of a Professional Learning Network called Principals in Action. Every single day, this group talks about ways to improve learning, engage students, and how to build a great school culture. As a first year principal, I can't tell you how amazing it is to have been invited into this group!
One of the ideas I got this week was to use smore.com to produce my newsletters. It's fast, fun, and free! It's a great way to let you know what's happening at Graber in a fun format that is quick and easy to read. I hope you enjoy the pictures, links, graphics, calendars, and information!
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Our new 3D Pens were a hit with the first group of 6th Graders! We hope to buy 5 more in the next week!
Our garden continues to flourish! If you are intersted in volunteering in our garden, let us know!
- To the Hutchinson Symphony for coming to Graber and teaching us a little about opera!
- To PTO and all the effort you put into making our Red Wheel fundraiser a success! Also, a big thank you for the snacks and meals you provided during conferences.
- To all of the parents who came to parent-teacher conferences! Thank you for your time and your input! With your help, we really can help every child be successful.
- To all of the teachers for your time given during conferences. I know how much time and effort it takes to assess the students and put together a portfolio of each child's work! Your work doesn't go unnoticed or unappreciated.
- To DuWaynne and Mark for setting up the tables and making sure we were ready for Red Wheel distribution, the symphony, and conferences!
- To Robin and Bobbi for all of the extra hours you put in this week to help parents, teachers and myself through out conferences. I appreciated having you there!
Tuesday , October 13th
Curry to Dillon Nature Center
PreK to Gaeddert Farms
Wednesday, October 14th
Allender to Dillon
Curry to YMCA
Thursday, October 15th
Flu Shots offered to Staff and Students (must have form filled out prior)
CSS classrooms to Reins of Hope
Friday, October 16th
3rd Grade Field Trip to Grammy's