GES May Newsletter
May 3-May 31
GREENWOOD/McCalla NEWS UPDATE
Tell me and I forget.
Teach me and I remember.
Involve me and I learn.
We want to say THANK YOU to our TEACHERS.
We truly appreciate YOU.
Thank you for riding the waves through this pandemic to teach.
The Count Down Is On....
If your students have missing assignments, it is imperative to get those in as soon as possible. We will not have an extension for late assignments for the fourth nine weeks.
Upcoming Chromebook Device Check Ins and Device Return
May 10-14 All K-2 - Keep computers at school- Do not take home.
May 17-21 All students keep computers at school- Do not take home.
May 24-28 Remote kids start to bring their computers in.
Specific dates for each grade level will be provided to
2021-2022 McCalla Elementary Kindergarten Registration
May 17 Orientation/Registration 8:45-11:30
May 17 Orientation/Registration 1:30-2:30
May 20 Registration 8:45-11:30
May 27 Registration 8:45-11:30
Please bring the following items for registration:
Copy of the student's :
Social security card
(Lease, deed, mortgage, & two utility bills (no disconnect notices)
205-379-3750 School Office Number
Commemorate GES last year by purchasing our school yearbook. The 2020-2021 yearbook is only $25. You can get a 2019-2020 year book as a bonus with it for only $10 more.
The last two years of Greenwood captured in soft bound yearbooks for a total of $35.
We only have 40 (2020-2021) yearbooks left.
Mark Your Calendar
May 12 E-Learning Day
May 14 GES "Final World Tour" Field Day Event (no outside siblings allowed)
May 17 McCalla Kindergarten Orientation/Registration 8:45 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
May 19 PreK Awards Program 9 am (Cafeteria)
May 20 Kindergarten Registration 8:45-11:30 a.m.
May 21 5th Grade Skate Party and K-4th grade class parties
May 24 5th Grade Awards Program 9:15 a.m. - Location: McAdory Middle School
parents are welcome to attend in person due to the fact we have proper spacing.
All K-4th Grade Awards Programs, due to limited spacing, will be shared virtually on our school's Facebook page. All remote students are welcome to attend these programs in person or attend remotely.
May 24 Kindergarten Awards Program 12:15 p.m.
May 24 First Grade Awards Program 1:30 p.m.
May 25 4th Grade Awards Program 9:15 a.m.
May 26 3rd Grade Awards Program 9:15 a.m.
May 26 2nd Grade Awards Program 12:15 p.m.
May 27 Kindergarten Registration 8:45-11:30 a.m.
May 28 Last Day of School for students
APRIL STUDENTS OF THE MONTH
PE- Coach Lewis
Extended Support Services- Baxter/Lackey/Harden
Second Mile Teacher and Classified Employee of the Year
Second Mile Teacher- Melissa Summerford
Classified EOY- Hannah Waits
Classified Employee of the Month of April
CNP- Adriana Jones
Certified Employee of the Month of April
Mary Harden and Neely Clayton