Gayman Gazette

Go the Extra Mile! September 6th Edition

Mark Your Calendar

  • Friday, September 9th: First Friday, Spirit Day! Wear Gayman gear or Gayman colors (blue, purple, or white)
  • Friday, September 9th @ 5:00PM: GHSA Popsicles on the Playground
  • Wednesday, September 14th - Friday, September 16th: GHSA Book Fair
  • Tuesday, September 26th: CBSD Schools Closed (Rosh Hashanah)
  • Wednesday, September 28th @ 3:35PM: Kids Care Club
  • Thursday, September 29th @ 9:00AM: GHSA Homeroom/Committee Chair Meeting
  • Thursday, September 29th @ 10:00AM: GHSA General Membership Meeting
  • Friday, September 30th: Picture Day

** Click here for the 2022-2023 District Calendar.

Elementary Instrument & Strings Enrollment

Enrollment is open for the strings and band programs at Gayman this year! Click here or scan the QR code below to register your child to play an instrument. Questions? Email Mrs. Quinn (strings) or Mr. Losch (band).

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Attendance Information

All absences may be entered through the Parent Portal.

Click here for more information, including directions on how to upload a student absence:

Managing Student Attendance.

Breakfast and Lunch Information

Click here for the August/September Elementary Lunch Menu.

This year, breakfast costs $1.65; lunch costs $2.60. To view or add money to your student’s account please visit MySchoolBucks. To apply for free or reduced-price school meals please fill out the School Lunch Application.

Health Exams for New, 3rd, and 6th Grade Students

The state of Pennsylvania requires students in certain grades to have health exams.

  • Kindergarten and New students: Dental and Physical Exams
  • Grades 3 and 7: Dental Exam
  • Grades 6 and 11: Physical Exam

The dental and physical forms can be found HERE. The completed health forms are due to Mrs. Sara Hedges, our school nurse, no later than October 15, 2022. You can upload your completed exam forms to your child's Parent Portal account. Please keep a copy of the health forms for your records.

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Volunteering Information

To volunteer at a class party or chaperone a field trip, your clearances must be up-to-date.

If your clearances are current, upload them into the App Garden - Volunteer Tracker. If your clearances have expired, or you need to begin the clearance process, click on the Required Documents for the directions. For more information, consult the Human Resources Volunteer Required Paperwork webpage.

Homeroom Parent Volunteers

It is that time again, we are looking for Homeroom Parents for the 2022-2023 school year. Please use the SignUp Genius found on the form below to volunteer. Volunteer clearances are required for this volunteer position.

Click here for more information: GHSA Homeroom Parents.docx (

Click here for Homeroom Parent Sign Ups.

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GHSA Family Dues

Welcome back to school! This school year, the Gayman Home and School Association (GHSA) will be continuing to use annual Family Dues to help supplement the cost of all the amazing experiences the GHSA helps bring to Gayman Elementary.

Some of the experiences your children will have the ability to participate in, with the help of the GHSA are: Popsicles on the Playground, Fall Festival, Bingo, Dance, Library Technology, Author’s Day, School Assemblies, Kids Care Club and the End of Year Picnic.

If you have any questions, please contact us at

GHSA Scholastic Book Fair

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Spirit Wear Sale

Check out our new Gayman spirit wear and accessories via this link: Gayman Spirit Wear 2022 - 2023!

The online store will be open for shopping from August 30th - September 13th and orders will be delivered to Gayman 3 - 4 weeks after the close of the sale. Enjoy!

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Community Relations & Resources

Click here to access information about CBSD Community Relations.

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Children's Health Insurance Program Application

Click here to access the application.

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Gayman Elementary Student Handbook 2022-2023

Click here for school-wide information including birthdays, cell phone use and more.

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Gayman Elementary Student Code of Conduct

Click here to access the Gayman Elementary Student Code of Conduct.

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