The Swann Lion Times
Your Swann news update!
What Our Lions are Learning
Our Swann sixth graders are learning about Ancient Rome in Social Studies and beginning their unit on plants and biomes in Science. They are reading adventure texts in ELA and working on their writing skills and final adventure projects. In Math, they are practicing expressions and equations, and students in AIMM are learning about proportional relationships and percentages.
Our Swann seventh graders are learning about WWII in Social Studies and genetics in Science. They are reading mystery texts in ELA and practicing expressions, equations, and inequalities in Math.
Our Swann eighth graders are learning about the Great Depression and period between the world wars in Social Studies and atoms, mixtures, and chemical and physical changes in Science. They are reading science fiction texts in ELA and exploring predictions and data in Math.
Be sure to ask your Swann Lion to tell you more about what they are doing in their classes!
Students played Kahoot to review for their test on the book Hatchet.
Students toured the campus taking notes on the good and bad aspects of the physical environment to examine how the characteristics of the physical space affect the living things in it.
Students explored genetics through pedigree charts.
Noticias de Spanish Immersion
Stories from STEM
Members of our orchestra visited Cone Elementary to perform and recruit new members for next year.
Congratulations to Swann singers Marcus Graham, Maleiya Thomas, and Genevieve Abreu for their performance last week as part of the GCS Middle School All County Chorus!
Students completed a project exploring the effect of temperature on the gas inside basketballs.
Black History Month Door Winners
Meet Our Staff
Swann Lions Athletics
Spring Sports Starting Soon!
Chaperoning the 7th Grade Symphony Trip
On March 15 from 9:45-11:30am, Swann 7th Graders will get to attend the symphony at Tanger Center! If you have a 7th grader and would like to chaperone, please use this link to sign-up: https://forms.gle/8yrc5mK7286m6mDh6.
You must be an approved GCS volunteer to be a chaperone. If you need to register, please visit: https://www.gcsvolunteers.com/login.php
Roar Store Donations
Swann's 100th Birthday
Show Your Swann Spirit at the 100 year anniversary on Saturday, April 9th. There will be games, competitions, a DJ, food, and fun for the entire family. Save the date! Speakers and a featured historical section at the anniversary will help you step back into time to remember how we have evolved as a school. To volunteer, contact Leslie Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org or any PTA member.