Monday Mustang Memo

11/4/19

Picture retakes are tomorrow 11/5

These are for:


  • Students who missed the first picture day
  • Students new to GAA
  • Students returning their original packet for a second try



Order forms are in the office if needed. You can also order online.


These are uniform pictures.


***If you received digital prints and need retakes or are ordering your retakes online please contact Mrs. Wicker. michelle.wicker@leonagroup.com

This Week (11/4-11/8)

  • Monday- 6th Grade Camp- mandatory parent meeting 6pm @ LAA
  • Tuesday- Picture Retakes
  • Tuesday- 1st Grade Field Trip to Az Science Center
  • Tuesday- 4th-7th House Basketball Tournament (times below)
  • Tuesday- Clubs- K-3 Dance & 4-7 Basketball 3-4pm
  • Wednesday- Kindergarten Field Trip to Superstition Farms
  • Wednesday- Clubs- K-3 Crafts & 4-7 Karate 3-4pm
  • Thursday- Clubs- K-3 Basketball 3-4pm
  • Thursday- Seed Spot 3-4:30pm
  • Friday- Veterans Tribute 9am
  • Friday- NEWS Team Meeting 12:30-1:30pm

House Basketball Tournament TOMORROW 11/5

Students should wear their House Shirt with uniform bottoms. TENNIS SHOES ARE REQUIRED!


Parents & guardians are welcome to come cheer on their students!! (If you're coming for the 6th & 7th graders please don't park in the dismissal line. Thank you!)

The mornings have been chilly- please send your students with jackets

Students can wear any jackets/sweatshirts outdoors.


Indoors- jackets need to be solid black, red or grey w/o logos. GAA hoodies may be worn indoors.


We do have some GAA hoodies available in the office for $20.

Club pick up

Students are dismissed from the green picnic table area.


Plan on being on campus at the club end time. Students not picked up on time will be sent to aftercare & you will be charged.

THE OFFICE MUST BE NOTIFIED OF PICK UP CHANGES

Persons picking up students must be on your pick up/emergency list. If you're sending someone not on your list then the office must be notified in advance, in writing, or your student will not be allowed to leave. We cannot accept phone calls as permission to pick up.


This includes pick up from aftercare & clubs.

To make an Arizona School Tax Credit Donation follow the "Donate" link on our website, stop by the office, or print the form below.

Next Week (11/11-11/15)

  • Monday- NO SCHOOL- Veterans Day
  • Tuesday- Clubs- K-3 Dance & 4-7 Basketball 3-4pm
  • Wednesday- Student of the Month Assembly 8:20am
  • Wednesday- Clubs- K-3 Crafts & 4-7 Karate 3-4pm
  • Thursday- Clubs- K-3 Basketball 3-4pm
  • Thursday- Seed Spot 3-4:30pm
  • Friday- NEWS Team Meeting 12:30-1:30pm
  • Friday- Fall Festival- 5-8pm
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PTO Corner

  • Snack cart every Friday during Snack Recess. Healthy options .25-$1
  • Box Tops are collected all year!
  • Check out the Shoparoo app! It's an easy way to earn money for the school. http://shoparoo.com
  • Check out the PTO page on our website! gilbertartsacademy.com/PTO


Wednesday, Nov. 6th- Fall Festival Planning Meeting @5pm


Class 50/50 Raffle ticket competition continues through 12:30pm 11/15. Tickets are also available at the Fall Festival, but won't count toward the class competition.

Fall Festival

Friday, Nov. 15th, 5-8pm

862 East Elliot Road

Gilbert, AZ

  • There will be no parking at GAA. Parking will be at Gilbert High or the church across the street. We will be running a shuttle bus.


See the flyer below for more details!!

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Thank you for your generous donation!

Mr. Madden donated all of the bounce houses for the Fall Festival!

GAA has gone digital!!

The Monday Memo will no longer be printed. If you need a printed copy please contact Michelle.Wicker@leonagroup.com