Granger School Weekly Newsletter

Jan. 28-Feb. 1, 2019

Quick Reminders/Planning Ahead

Jan. 28 PTO & SHAC combined meeting 6:00 pm Cafeteria

Jan. 30 Jr. & Seniors TSI test retakes

Jan. 31 Sophmore TSI testing


Planning Ahead

Wed. Feb. 6 Apply Texas Workshop for Sophomores

Thurs. Feb. 7 100th Day of School

Thurs. Feb 7 SENIORS: TSTC Rep here to guide through college process

Thurs. Feb. 14 Elementary Valentine's Day Party

Feb. 18 No school

Feb. 23 Father/Daughter-Mother/Son Dance 6:30-9:00 pm

March 1 National Read Across America

March 11-15 Spring Break

Friday, March 22 Early Release 1:00 pm


Secondary UIL Dates:

March 8 District OAP in Cameron

March 26 Journalism in Thrall

March 29 Remainder of events at Blinn

May 10 K-2nd Grade field trip to Mayburn Science Theater

May 17 All library books due

May 30 Last day of school year - Early Release 1:00


Attention Jr. & Seniors: Febuary 1st deadline for the chance to win a trip to Washington, D.C. For more information see Mrs. Thorsen, or YouthTour.org and TexasYouthTour.com, or contact Carrie Wenzel by phone at 254-527-3829 email cwenzel@bartlettec.coop for application.


GYAA Baseball/Softball 2019 Registration:

Ages 4-14

Cost: $70 in Jan. $75 in February

DO NOT TURN MONEY INTO SCHOOL.

Registration Dates & Times:

Old Gym 10:00 am - 1:00pm

Saturday Jan. 12, 19, 26, Feb 2nd

Or online starting January 14th:

www.leaguelineup/gyaasports.com

Contact: Careta Miller or Colter Gaswint

LAST DAY TO SIGN UP IS FEB. 10, 2019.

Conact: Careta Miller 254-289-5890

FCCLA are still selling chocolate bars!

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I believe we are here on planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can do to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.

~ Rosa Parks, American civil rights activist

Schedules

Testing Schedules

RTI Progress Monitoring Calendar

Jan. 28-Feb. 1 Reading

Feb. 4-8 Math

Feb. 11-15 OFF/Make-Up

Feb. 19-22 Reading

Feb. 25-March 1 Math

March 4-8 OFF/Make-Up

March 11-15 OFF (Spring Break)

March 18-22 Reading

March 25-29 Math

April 1-5 OFF

*April 8-12 Reading EOY

*April 15-18 Math EOY

April 23-26 OFF

April 29-May 3 Reading

May 6-10 Math

May 13-17 OFF/Make-Up

May 20-24 OFF


STAAR EOC DECEMBER RETAKES:

Eng 1 & US Hist - Dec. 3

Algebra - Dec. 4

Eng II & Bio - Dec. 5


STAAR SPRING DATES:

Eng 1, 4th/7th Writing, 5th/8th Math - April 9

5th/8th Reading - April 10

Eng 2 April 11

Alg 1 - May 6

Bio - May 7

US History - May 8

3rd/4th/6th/7th Match, 5th/8th Retake - May 13

3rd/4th/6th/7th Reading, 5th/8th Science -May 14

5th/8th Science - May 15

8th Social Studies - May 16



Granger Lion Basketball

Jan.29 @ Home vs Thorndale 4:00 JV2, JV1, Varsity

Feb. 1Thrall 4:00 JV2, JV1, Varsity

Feb. 5 @ Granger vs Holland 4:00 JV1, JV2, Varsity

Feb. 8 Bye

Feb. 12 @ Granger vs Mumford 5:00 JV2, JV1, Varsity

Feb. 18-19 Bi-district TBA Varsity

Feb. 21-23 Area TBA Varsity

Feb. 25-26 Regional Qtrs. TBA Varsity

Feb. 28-March 2 Regional @ New Branunfels Varsity

March 7-9 State Tourney @ San Antonio TBA Varsity



*Remember to check school website and Dojo in case of any last minute changes due to situations beyond GISD control.



Friendly Reminder

***All students in grades 7-12 have the 2018-19 $35 laptop insurance due please.***