Glade Creek News

Week of April 27, 2015

Moving Forward!

As we move forward toward next year, what direction will we take as we work in new teams to engage students in complex tasks, technology rich lessons and project-based learning to maximize students' growth?


Here are some links to articles and video clips to begin this thinking process.......

Week of April 27th: As we begin Mock EOG's, please have students transitioning quietly this week! Thank you!

April 27 - 3rd & 4th Reading Mock EOG

April 28 - 3rd & 4th Math Mock EOG


  • 8th grade gown & scroll pics


April 28 - May 1 - Book Fair (No library classes)

April 29 - 5th - 8th Reading Mock EOG


  • District PLC AT SES-working on updating pacing guides - be collecting your thoughts to take to this very important district planning session

April 30 - 5th - 8th Math Mock EOG

Last 5 Weeks of School!

***************May and June - no early release on Wednesdays*****************

Please plan on staying until 4:00 on each Wednesday in May as we have our own PLC meetings to plan for the 2015-16 school year with our new grade span teams!


May 4 - Progress Reports - We will send one progress report again for this last nine weeks, but it is one week early of 1/2 way so that you give students plenty of time to make-up work or improve their final 9-week grades.

May 5 - Soil & Water Banquet @ VFW 7:00 PM

May 6, 7, 8 - 8th grade EOY Field Trip

May 6 - K, 1, 2 Field Trip to Lazy 5 - returning after regular dismissal

May 7 - Visit from author Jose Galberg TBA

May 11 - All Administrator's Meeting

May 11 - 6:00 - 8th Grade Recognition Dinner @ AHS Cafeteria

May 11, 12, 13 PK Screening @ SES

May 18 - Last day for students to check out books

May 19

  • ACS Board Meeting @ Glade Creek School - At 5:00, for those board members who are able to arrive early, we will conduct a tour of our school. Please be sure that our halls and rooms are tidy for this scheduled event.

May 21 - Blood Drive @ GCS

May 22 - All materials due to media center and book room

May 25 - K-2 Picnic @ Lions Club Park

May 26 - Grade 3 ELA EOG

May 27 - Grade 3 Math EOG

May 28 - Gr 4-8 ELA EOG

May 29 - Gr 4-8 Math EOG

  • County-wide 8th grade dance at SES 6:00-9:00

June 1 - Gr 5,8 Science EOG; Gr 6,7 Sci NCFE

  • 8:30 - 2:30 Grades 3 and 4 EOY picnic at Lions' Club

June 2 - Gr 5,6,7,8 Social Studies NCFE

June 3 - Gr 6 & 7 Field Trip - Greensboro Science Center - Gear-up sponsored

  • SES Promotion 6:00

June 4 - PCS Promotion 6:00

June 5 - End of Year Awards - PK - 7th grades

  • Last Day for Students - Early Release 12:30 Elementary, 1:00 AHS
  • 7:00 AHS Graduation

June 7 - GCS Promotion - Sunday afternoon 2:00 PM

  • Our 8th grade students would appreciate for all staff to attend!

June 15-19 Camp Med

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May Birthdays!

5/5 Shannon Tally

5/8 Missy Gibson

5/12 Laurie Bariemor

5/23 Leanne Andrews

5/26 Dawn Atwood