GCIS Friday Focus 4/1/2016

Be the Key to Our Success!

Weekly Duties

Special thanks to all the duty teachers and your efforts to keep our spaces in the morning and afternoon safe! Please let me know if there is anything that we may need to adjust.

Link to AM/PM Duties

GCIS Top Tweeters!

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Any Interest....Calling on Junkers!

I wanted to see if there would be anyone interested in attending this event in Des Moines and grabbing some dinner/lunch! If you are email me and we can coordinate transportation!


Join us for Junk Jubilee!

April 29, 30 & May 1, 2016

Iowa State Fairgrounds,
Varied Industries Building
Des Moines, Iowa

What's Happening This Week!

Monday: 4/4

  • 3:30 IEP
  • Spring Parent Advisory 7pm GCIS Media Center

Tuesday: 4/5

  • 7:30 am Collaboration
  • Communication Club Media Center 7:45am
  • Kick off Color Run Assembly 8:55am Gym
  • Admin Mtg 1pm
  • Coaches & Admin Mtg 1:30pm
  • IEP 3:30 pm
  • 4th Grade Spring Concert GCIS Gym 7pm

Wednesday 4/6

  • Lunch Dates W/ Van Cleave
  • Collaboration 2:00 pm

Thursday 4/7

  • 6th grade Battle of the Books (leave at 2:45pm)
  • Tim Mtg 1:30pm

Friday 4/8

  • Popcorn Bar bring mix in to share! Happy Friday


  • Prom Grand March: Students are lining up on the north side and coming out on the south side. Starts at 5:30pm Bring a chair.

PBIS Incentive Day & Reading Challenge

Remind students to keep reading and working on their reading incentive challenge! All challenges are due Monday April 25th in order to attend the Web house and throw a pie in my face!!!

Web House Days

Tuesday April 26th: 4th grade

Thursday April 28th: 5th Grade

Friday: April 29th: 6th grade

Students and staff will walk to middle school and load buses their to be transported to their normal locations i.e. (elementary school, GJ)

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April Professional Development Calendar

Here is the link to the PD Calendar for April! The next time we will gather as a large group in Wednesday April 6th 2016.

April Calendar

Dates til the End of the Year to Make Note Of....

Below is a link to dates for the remander of the year. Please feel free to add to this doc if there are other dates that we might have forgotten. I plan to keep this linked up in the newsletter each week! (example: if you are playing kickball at the softball field one afternoon, add that date to the doc.) Let me know if you have any questions! Can you believe it we have 42 more days! Wow, has the year flown!

Dates to Add to the Calendar

GCIS Information Hub

If you are looking for a doc, remember they are a click away! Happy Hunting!

Link to GCIS Information Hub