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"Relationships are the agents of change." Dr. Bruce Perry

Year 2 - The week ending October 14, 2022

Conferences Begin on Wednesday

Conferences begin on Wednesday from 4 - 8 pm and on Thursday from 1 - 7 pm. Please sign up for a conference with your child's teacher and do so during the allotted times. Our teachers have this time set aside for conferences.

There is no school on Thursday due to conferences and there is no school on Friday as it is a day off for teachers.

NO SCHOOL ON 10/20 and 10/21

Parent Climate Survey

Please take a moment to share your feedback with us on our Parent Climate Survey issued by the USD 458 School District. You can find the survey at The survey is open until October 24. Thank you for taking the time to have your voice be heard.
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Veteran's Day Program at GHES on 11/10 at 2:45

We will be having a Veterans Day Program to honor the veterans in our community on November 10th at 2:45 pm. This program will take place in the Gray Hawk Elementary gym. Everyone is welcome to attend! We will have a speaker, as well as performances from each grade level.

If you have a loved one who has served, please fill out this form so we can honor them:

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National Walk to School Day was a Hit!

Thank you to our staff and community for coming out to National Walk to School Day! It was great to see so many of you out there!
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Food during conferences for staff

Let's show OUR Gray Hawk Staff how much we appreciate & love them with FOOD during conferences! The PTO is cooking up a Chili Bar and need your help! Think Chili Dogs, Nachos, Bowl of Chili, Walking Chili Tacos...yum!

If you would rather give a monetary donation and have the PTO purchase needed items -

(Any unused money will be allocated to the staff lunch in February)

Thank you for supporting OUR Gray Hawk!

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Gray Hawk Neuro-News

This week I stumbled up a nice article about nervous system regulation and what happens physiologically when we are regulated versus when we are dysregulated. It's an easy read and makes a lot of sense when we think about why it is so important that our body's feel safe in our environment.
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