Granger School Weekly Newsletter

November 9-13, 2020

Planning Ahead/Quick Reminders

*WEAR RED WHITE AND BLUE ON WEDNESDAY!*

Nov. 11 Veterans Day Recognition

Nov. 2-15 Scholastic Online Book Fair

Nov. 13 Bi-District Football Playoff game in Brownwood 7pm

Nov. 23-27 Thanksgiving/Fall Break

Dec. 9 CALENDAR CHANGE: Full/Regular School Day


Friendly Reminders:

*Regular school board meetings are the second Wednesday of each month. For information from the meetings, please refer to the school website, under Board of Trustees, then Agendas & Minutes.

*There is a $35 replacement cost for lost or damaged laptop chargers. Barcodes on school issued property must not be removed.

*All students are issued a laptop which will reflect on their library status. Students Pre-K-4th attending school on campus will keep their issued laptop in their homeroom.

Schedules

*Remember to check school website, Dojo, Email, Facebook, Twitter, and Remind for any last minute changes due to situations beyond GISD control.

https://www.grangerisd.net/


Virtual Pep Rally: 3:15-3:40 See school website for link https://www.grangerisd.net/


Renaissance Universal Screening

MOY 4 week testing window: January 18-February 12

EOY 4 week testing window: April 5-April 30

ASVAB Test Sept. 23rd


Secondary Bell Schedule

Jr. High Class Periods

1st 8:00-8::45

2nd 8:55-9:40

3rd 9:50-10:35

4th 10:45-11:30

Lunch 11:35-12:05

5th 12:10-12:55

6th 1:05-1:50

7th 2:00-2:45

8th 2:55-3:40


High School Class Periods

1st 8:00-8:45

2nd 8:55-9:40

3rd 9:50-10:35

4th 10:45-11:30

5th 11:40-12:25

Lunch 12:30-1:00

6th 1:05-1:50

7th 2:00-2:45

8th 2:55-3:40


LUNCH TIMES

· Pre K - 1st 10:30-10:55

· 2nd-4th 11:00-11:25

· 5th - 8th 11:35 - 12:05

· 9th - 12th 12:30-1:00


LIBRARY FIXED SCHEDULE

Monday

8:55-9:40 Steffek

1:05:1:50 Horak

Tuesday

8:55-9:40 Repa

1:05-1:50 Mr. Irisawa

2:40-3:10 Mrs. Irisawa

Wednesday

8:55-9:40 Vanek

1:05-1:50 Michalik

Thursday

8:55-9:40 Marek

1:05-1:50 Sessums

Friday

8:55-9:40 Chapman

1:05-1:50 Ivicic

2:55-3:40 Ms. Kubacak


School Board:

Tommy Filla, President

Timmy Tidwell, Vice President

Sandra Carpenter, Secretary

Chelsey Ellison, Member

Scott Murrah, Member

Peter Reese, Member

Daryl Stefek, Member



Class Sponsors

Seniors:

Lyndsey Reed, Stephen Brosch, Jessica Ivicic, Eric Johnson, Alyssa Wade, Brent Holubec

Juniors:

Seth Terry, Tracy Terry, Lisa Repa, Jimmie Baker, Anissa Lopez

Sophomores:

Jordan Hafley, Tawnya Shirocky, Quinlan Kubacak, Mari Buenrostro

Freshmen:

Carol Sameniego, Cole Lowry, Jennifer Lane, Jolene Volek


Helpful Links:

Scholarships and Academic Counseling Service link: https://www.grangerisd.net/79539_2

Accelerated Reader Bookfinder: https://www.arbookfind.com

Video guides to college financial aide:

Overview of the Financial Aid Process : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H_iS7gmQd9o

How to Create Your FSA ID : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K7ihhGk8mCY&t=2s

2019-2020 FAFSA Full Walkthrough : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1GmaBMD-oY

After the FAFSA: What Happens Next : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1c1gNefSw78

Parent resource on E-Cigarettes and JUUL prevention: https://www.catch.org/pages/cmb-parent-resources


Resources and outreach available to students, teachers, and the community:

*Intervention Services: Alana Arndt on campus daily during the school year for individual/family therapy and support (512-713-9886)

*Mobile Outreach Team: available for mental health crisis and can offer mental health resources in Williamson County area. (512-864-8277)

*The Christi Center: Offers free, ongoing support groups for adults grieving the loss of a child, spouse, parent, sibling or other loved one. (512-467-2600) http://christicenter.org/services/williamson-county/

* Bluebonnet Trials 1-800-841-1255

*Crisis Hotline Text 741741

*Crisis Hotline 1-800-273-8255

***Laptop Loan Agreement:

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/776/laptop_loan_agreement_2.pdf


***FRIENDLY REMINDER*** There is a $35 replacement cost for lost or damaged laptop chargers. Barcodes on school issued property must not be removed.



KEEP GRANGER SAFE

Practice the Big 4 NPI's (Non-Pharmaceuticals Intervention)

1. Limit social contact and always be mindful of your distance.

2. Wash your hands all the time.

3. Wipe all touch surfaces.

4. Wear a mask to protect yourself and others.

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