Gaines News

May 2019

Upcoming Events

May 2nd - Bake Sale 5th Grade Sponsored


May 3rd - 3rd,4th,5th Grade Greenfield Village

5th Grade vs. Staff Basketball Game

May 6th - Gaines Celebration of Learning at the PAC 6:00pm

May 7th - Kindergarten Registration

May 9th - GASP

May 10th - K,1st,2nd Sky Zone

5th Grade Fun Night

May 15th - PTO Meeting

May 17th - Popcorn Sale RTI Sponsored

May 22nd - Detroit Zoo Trip Kindergarten

May 27th- Memorial Day No School

May 28th - 30th - Buy One Get One Free Book Sale

May 30th - 5th Grade Mackinac Trip

May 31st - Teacher Professional Development Day - No School

June 4th - PTO Meeting

June 5th - Farm and Field Day

June 7th - Last Day of School Half Day

Student Council Officers

President - Tristan C.

Vice President - Randy K.

Secretary - Myla K.

Treasurer - Chloe J.

5th Grade Class Representatives - Sofia B. and Parker H.

4th Grade Class Representative - Alexis C.

3rd Grade Class Representatives - Jaycie L. and James L.

Attendance Reminder

If your child is sick and will be absent from school, please call in his/her absence at (810)591-0581. You can call this number any time and leave a voicemail message.


If you would like to volunteer to work with our students in the building or wanting to accompany our students off site on field trips you must complete a volunteer profile sheet. Profiles sheets need to be redone each year and are available online or in the school office.


Are you a certified teacher- active or retired?

OR have a valid substitute teaching permit?
We can use you as a substitute teacher!
What is required to obtain a substitute teaching permit?
90 credit hours at an accredited college.
Contact Genesee Intermediate School District, pay a $45 fee.
You will also need to have live scan finger printing done. If you have one on file with a different district, you will need to fill out a release form to have them released to our district. If no live scan has ever been done, you need to contact Genesee Intermediate School District, at (810)591-4400, to make an appointment fee is $60.00. You can also contact the Clio Police Department at (810)686-5010 fee is $65.00, or Going Postal at (810) 635-7447 fee is $70.00
Go to for an application.