Cougar Connection

May 6, 2022

GCJHS News

1. Our IPAD RETURN will be Wednesday 5/25 during homeroom… students will be billed for missing chargers and can buy them from student services for $15.

2. Students of the Month for April have been picked by our staff and can be found listed below in this newsletter.

3. On Thursday, May 12th from 4 - 6pm, at the GCCSC Central Office, there is a parent/community preview of Social Studies materials that we are contemplating adopting (National Geographic and Teacher’s Curriculum Institute). Contact Dr. Katz if you have any questions. lkatz@gcsc.k12.in.us

4. On Tuesday, May 10th, from 4pm until closing, the GCJHS orchestra is having a Greenfield Dairy Queen sponsor night. Both inside dining & drive-through; no flyer required.

5. We have over 100 of our 8th graders, along with many parents and staff, that are going on our Washington D.C. Trip next week (5/11 - 5/14). If you are interested in seeing what they are doing on the trip you can follow them by checking out #GCJHSrocks on Twitter.

6. LIBRARY NEWS . . . SCHOOL library books will be due Friday, May 13th. Any books they have checked out must be returned so they can avoid being fined for missing books.

7. Information about a FREE Beginner Wrestling Camp for grades 4-7 can be found in the flyer section below. Coach Holden will be at GCJHS during lunch next week to tell the students about it.

8. On May the 17th our 8th Grade students will be visiting our High School to tour the building and learn more about Life as a Freshman :) That same morning we will have 6th Grade students from GIS & MIS visit our building to take a tour and learn more about LIFE @ GCJHS :)

9. We will have two separate End of the Year Awards Ceremonies on May 28th. See the calendar invites below for more information.

STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

In April the following students were selected by a staff member @ GCJHS!

Lillye Fillebrown

Conner Norfleet

Kye Tutrow

Alexander Lawson

Nicholas Ryba

Noah Seats

Kylor Craig

Logan Burkart

Laila Acuna

Reese Edwards

Gage Handlon

Alex Michalek

Zachary Walker

Chaille Frye

Carolina Sanders

Colten Pettijohn

Christian Heuer

Liam Taylor

Michael Williams

Taylor Guzick

Jaxon Buechler

Jaelee Houston

Luke Fisher

Deanna Rosa

Jocelyn Winkle

Kaden Pryce

Sam Schenck

Sophia Wheeler

Larry Silver

Matthew Nance

Dawon Coleman

Tatiannah Steverson

FLYERS & MORE!

End of the Year Awards Program = 8th Grade

Thursday, May 26th, 9am

Greenfield Central Junior High School, North Franklin Street, Greenfield, IN, USA

  • This will take place in the Main Gym
  • Not every student will be receiving an award.

  • Each teacher will recognize an “outstanding student” from each of their classes. These awards are given to students who display outstanding academic achievement, character, hard work, leadership, perseverance, and/or teamwork.


  • Two outstanding 8th grade student-athletes will be recognized with the Ron Reed Sportsmanship Award.

  • Parents are welcome to attend.

  • Students may go home at the conclusion of the program with their parents.

  • Students must be signed out before leaving.

  • To leave with a different parent they must have a written note from their own parent giving permission.

  • Students who have earned honor roll status will be recognized during homeroom near the end of the year.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

End of the Year Awards Program = 7th Grade

Thursday, May 26th, 1pm

1440 North Franklin Street

Greenfield, IN

  • This will take place in the Main Gym
  • Not every student will be receiving an award.

  • Each teacher will recognize an “outstanding student” from each of their classes. These awards are given to students who display outstanding academic achievement, character, hard work, leadership, perseverance, and/or teamwork.

  • Additionally, the top 7th grade social studies student will be recognized with the Larry McBride Award.

  • Parents are welcome to attend.

  • Students may go home at the conclusion of the program with their parents.

  • Students must be signed out before leaving.

  • To leave with a different parent they must have a written note from their own parent giving permission.

  • Students who have earned honor roll status will be recognized during homeroom near the end of the year.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

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