GALATAS GAZETTE

December 20, 2019

Contact Information

Denae Wilker, Principal

Candace Mathis, Assistant Principal

Kristi Tabor, Counselor


Through the collaborative efforts of all who pass through our door, we provide a safe learning community that develops lifelong learners and responsible citizens.

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From our family to yours, the Galatas Staff would like to thank everyone for their support and kindness this fall. We hope you enjoy the Winter Break!

YOUR INPUT IS NEEDED

Conroe ISD is seeking public input on the 2020-2021 school calendar. Feedback may be submitted through 8:00 a.m. on Monday, January 6, 2020, via the District’s website. To review the draft calendars and provide feedback, please visit the School Calendar Process webpage.

BUY YOUR GALATAS YEARBOOK TODAY!

Visit www.balfour.com and type "Galatas" in the "Find Your School" box. The cost of the yearbook is $35, and the last day to order will be March 1, 2020.


Parents of 4th graders can also recognize their Top Dog with a Top Dog ad in the yearbook. Ads are $25 and can be created at the Balfour site, and the deadline to purchase the ads will be March 1, 2020.


Parents of 4th graders: please remember to submit your Top Dog baby pictures by January 31, 2020.



Please e-mail Janet Kwon at galatasyearbook@gmail.com with any questions.

The 11th Annual Galatas Science Fair

All Galatas students are welcome to participate in the Science fair, which will be held on January 22-23, 2020. Space is limited, so reserve your spot now!


For details and forms, please visit our galatas science fair page!

MOVING DURING THE HOLIDAYS?

If you have moved, or are planning to move during the upcoming break, please e-mail the Galatas Registrar, Robin Curtis. In your communication, include the date of withdrawal and the location of your family's new home. Robin will get in touch with you to set up a time for signing the district withdrawal papers. You can reach Robin by e-mail at rcurtis@conroeisd.net.

Counselor's Corner

In November, Galatas Greyounds focused on the character trait of Gratitude. These students were awarded a Spirit Stick and a certificate! The following students were chosen to represent this trait:
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PTO Art Contest Winners-Second and Fourth Grades

Dr. Keith Wagner from Farmer’s Insurance stopped by to judge artwork from our second and fourth grade students last week. The winners will receive a ribbon and special letter of recognition from Farmer’s Insurance. Winning artwork with be displayed in the Farmer’s Insurance office located at 8105 Kuykendahl Rd., St. 100 behind the Alden Bridge Shopping Center.


The PTO would like to thank Dr. Keith Wagner and Farmers Insurance for sponsoring the Art Contest and for their generous financial support.

Galatas Texas Academic Performance Report Available

The 2018-2019 Texas Academic Performace Report is available by visiting this site: https://www.conroeisd.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Galatas.pdf

UPCOMING EVENTS

https://galatas.conroeisd.net/events/


December 23-January 7 Winter Break


January

8 Classes Resume

14 PTO Meeting: 6:00 p.m.

20 NO SCHOOL: Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

23 Galatas Open House and Science Fair: 6-7 p.m.

30 100th Day of School


February

1 SCI://TECH 10:00 a.m-4:00 p.m.

11 PTO Meeting: 9:00 a.m.

14 Valentine's Exchange

17 NO SCHOOL: Presidents' Day Holiday

20 2nd Grade Program 2:00 p.m. (Students) & 6:30 p.m. (Families)

28 Go Texan Day and Kindergarten Rodeo


March

5 Field Day: Kindergarten, 1st Grade, & 2nd Grade

6 Field Day: 3rd Grade and 4th Grade

6 Early Dismissal, End of Nine Weeks-12:10 p.m.

9-13 NO SCHOOL: Spring Break

17 PTO Meeting: 9:00 a.m.

26 Spring Individual and Class Pictures

26 Springetti Preview Night

27 Springetti Spring Fundraiser


April

6-9 Campus Closed to Visitors for STAAR Testing

7 STAAR Writing, 4th grade students

10 NO SCHOOL: Student Holiday

14 PTO Meeting: 9:00 a.m.

20-24 Spring Book Fair

24 3rd/4th Grade Choir Program- 8:30 a.m.


May

4-8 Teacher Appreciation Week

5 PTO Meeting: 9:00 a.m.

7 4th Grade Program 2:00 p.m. (Students) and 6:30 p.m. (Families)

8 1st Grade Moms and Muffins-8:45 a.m.

11-15 Campus Closed to Visitors for STAAR Testing

12 STAAR Math, 3rd & 4th Grades

13 STAAR Reading, 3rd & 4th Grades

20-22 Galatas Science Camp

25 NO SCHOOL: Memorial Day

26 Kindergarten End-of-Year Celebration

27 Yearbook Signing

28 4th Grade Clap Out: 10:30 a.m.

28 4th Grade Picnic: 11:00 a.m.

28 Early Dismissal: 12:10 p.m. Last Day of School

Parent Information Sheet

Galatas Car Rider Line Video

Our amazing staff and some of their children put together an instructional video of our car rider line procedures. Please take a look at the video below.
Car Line Procedure
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