The Gayman Gazette

What's Happening in and Around Gayman Elementary School?

May 10, 2013

Upcoming Important Dates

  • Monday, May 13th – Friday, May 17th – Home & School Clothing Drive
  • Wednesday, May 22nd – Home & School Meeting @ 9:00 AM
  • Monday, May 27th – No School - Memorial Day Holiday
  • Tuesday, May 28th – Evacuation Drill to Tohickon
  • Thursday, May 30th – String Instrumental Concert at Tohickon
  • Saturday, June 1st – Gayman 5K Fitness Run
  • Thursday, June 6th – 6th Grade Club Event
  • Friday, June 7th – Field Day
  • Thursday, June 13th - End of Year Home & School Picnic
  • Tuesdsay, June 18th – 6th Grade Promotion at Tohickon
  • Wednesday, June 19th – Early Dismissal at 11:55 AM; No AM Kindergarten – Last Day of School

Friday Morning Newscast

Each Friday morning, Gayman's sixth graders record a newscast. This newscast is broadcasted throughout the school. The password required to view the taped newscast is Mustang.

Gayman Gala Well Received!

On Tuesday, May 7th, Miss DeGele's 3rd grade class enjoyed a fine dining experience at the Gayman Gala. Mr. Testani served as the maître d'. The boys and girls had a wonderful time. Miss Bortz and Mrs. Thompson's 3rd grade class are also to be congratulated for finishing tied for 2nd place. Way to go 3rd grade!

Take Me Out To The Ball Game!!

If you love baseball or simply want to have a wonderful night out with your family, please join the Family Fun Night Committee on Saturday, June 29th to see the IronPigs take on the Toledo Mud Hens!

For complete details please click here.

May's Boomerang Award

A partnership between CB Cares, Outback Steakhouse in Jamison, and the Bucks County Herald

This youth recognition award was created to recognize students in the Central Bucks School District for living by one of the 40 Assets, designated monthly. The 40 Developmental Assets ( are positive experiences, behaviors, and personal qualities that all youth need to possess in order to be responsible, caring, and strong in the face of peer pressures and other life challenges.

May Boomerang Asset: #40 Positive View of Personal Future. Young person is optimistic about his or her own future and strives to reach his/her goals. Have hopes, dreams, enthusiasm and plans. He/she demonstrates strong efforts to achieve their goals, whatever they might be.

Spring Clothing Drive

This year's Spring Clothing Drive will be held on Monday, May 13th through Friday morning, May 17th. All clothing, accessories, household items made of fabric, shoes, stuffed animals and plastic toys no longer than 24"x24" can be dropped off on the stage. Please bag shoes separately.

Do your spring cleaning early as Gayman earns money based upon pounds of items donated! For complete details click here.

Domestic Violence Awareness Workshop

The Bucks County Health Improvement Partnership (BCHIP) will be hosting a Domestic Awareness Violence Evening Workshop on Wednesday, May 22nd. The evening program will feature four outstanding speakers at the Bucks County Community College.

For complete details please click here.

Field Day Volunteers Needed

Field Day will take place on Friday, June 7th. We are in need of parent volunteers to assist with various activities throughout the day.

If you would like to volunteer, please click here to complete the form and return it to school by Friday, May 17th.

Please Contact Mr. Testani with any Questions or Concerns.

"For you to be the very best, you cannot allow yourself

to become complacent in your comfort zone."

- David Cottrell