Greystone News

April 26, 2019

Sweet Frog Spirit Days THIS Weekend!

Greystone's Sweet Frog Spirit Days are Saturday and Sunday, April 27-28th. Sweet Frog will donate 15% of designated sales back to the school. When you order, be sure to tell them you are there supporting Greystone Elementary!
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Young Author's Week Is Here!

Young Authors Week is here! - April 29-May 3

Thank you to our wonderful PTA for this opportunity to meet the experts and learn about the writing process! To learn more about our guests, see below.

Aaron Reynolds (Author): All students will meet him.

Margaret Peterson Haddix (Author): 3rd-5th grade students will meet her.

Susan Carothers (Author): Kindergarten-2nd grade students will meet her.

Dave Holland (Drum Circle Facilitator/Musician): All students will meet him.

Mike Thaler (Author): All students will be included in the Skype visit.

To celebrate Mike Thaler's Skype visit, please wear a YELLOW shirt on Friday, May 3.

Greystone Talent Show

The Greystone Talent show will be held on Tuesday, May 21st. Kindergarten through 2nd grade will perform from 8:30 a.m -10:00 a.m. and grades 3-5 will perform from 12:30-2:00 p.m. Auditions will be Wednesday, May 8th for K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 5th graders. Thursday, May 9th will be the auditions for 4th grade ONLY.

Please go to the Greystone website for additional information and audition form or students can get an audition form from Mrs. Evans.

Awards Assembly

Our Awards Assembly will be May 23rd. The K-2nd grades assembly will be from 8:15-9:00 a.m. The 3rd-5th grades assembly will be from 9:15-10:15 am. As a part of the awards assembly, community service will be recognized. The deadline for submitting community service hours is May 10th. Please contact the School Counselor, Mrs. Amos-White if you have any questions regarding the community service submissions. Thank you!

Order Your School Supplies Online Now for the 2019-20 School Year

School supplies are on sale now for the 2019-20 school year. This online ordering system makes it fast and convenient for parents to get their child's school supplies without any worry. Click here to see what is on the school supply list. To order them online, follow these steps:

1. Go to

2. Enter the school ID, GRE066 (3 letters/3 numbers)

3. Follow the directions to complete your order.

4. Keep your online confirmation as your receipt.

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Celebrate Hoover Day

ESL Night at the Hoover Public Library

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Seniors- Walk the Halls

Spain Park seniors are invited to "Walk the Halls" of Greystone on May 20th at 1:30 p.m. Please wear your cap and gown. Click here to let us know you are coming.
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April Breakfast and Lunch Menus

Click here for the April breakfast menu.

Click here for the April lunch menu.

Note for Rising 6th Grade Parents...

Rising 6th Graders and parents: Near the end of April you will begin the process of choosing your courses for middle school. You should be aware that there is the opportunity to take Advanced Math in 6th grade. We employ a multi-faceted approach to identifying students for this accelerated class, but you are welcome to express your desire to do so when the time comes.

Hoover RISE Mentor Program

Would you like to make a difference in Hoover City Schools and have 30 minutes a week to volunteer? Consider helping with the Hoover RISE Mentoring pilot program by mentoring a student and then offering feedback. The pilot program will be at Green Valley Elementary and Simmons Middle School with hopes to branch out to additional schools soon. For more information, please go to

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Important Dates

April 27th- We Love Hoover Day- Jumping Jags Perform

April 29th- Hoover Elementary Track Meet for 3rd-5th

April 29th-May 3- Young Author's Week

May 6th- Kindergarten Kick Off 8:30-9:45 a.m.

May 9th- K-2nd Field Day

May 10th- 3rd-5th Field Day

Click Here for the 2018-2019 Hoover City Schools Calendar

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Our Greystone Motto

Learn - Lead - Leave a Legacy

Our Greystone Mission

As a school community, we empower learners, inspire leaders, and encourage all children to reach their potential.

Our Greystone Vision

Empowering a generation of learners and leaders to leave a legacy.

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EQUAL EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES  (Board policy, 6.6) No student will be unlawfully excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any program or activity offered or sponsored by the Board on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, disability, creed, national origin, sex, immigrant or migrant status, non-English speaking ability, or homeless status. All career and technical education opportunities are offered to all students regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability. The district also provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  Mrs. Claire Moore, IDEA Coordinator Mrs. Marley Stephens, Section 504 Coordinator Dr. Debra Smith, Title I Coordinator Dr. Cindy Adams, Title II Coordinator Mrs. Claire Moore, Title III Coordinator Dr. Tera Simmons, Title IX Coordinator Hoover City Schools 2810 Metropolitan Way Hoover, AL 35243 (205) 439-1000  EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY  (Board policy, 5.13.1) The Board is an equal opportunity employer. Personnel actions and decisions will be made without regard to factors or considerations prohibited by federal or state law (as such laws may from time to time be amended), including but not limited to race, gender, age, disability, national origin, citizenship, and religious preference. Subject to the limitations set forth in 4.6.2, the general complaint (grievance) policy (4.6.1) may be used to present any complaint alleging unlawful discrimination or harassment. Inquiries regarding compliance and complaint procedures can be directed to:  Mary Veal, Equal Opportunity Employment Coordinator  Hoover City Schools 2810 Metropolitan Way Hoover, AL 35243 (205) 439-1000