Monday Mustang Memo

10/19/20

This Week & Next

10/19-10/23


Tuesday 10/20

  • Hearing Screenings

Wednesday 10/21

  • Hearing Screenings
  • KRP Virtual Meet-the-Teacher (link on the calendar)

Friday 10/23

  • November Lunch Orders Due
  • Back-to-school Virtual Meeting (link on the calendar)


10/26-10/30


All week- Virtual Book Fair (details to come)


Wednesday 10/28

  • Halloween T-shirt day!!

Thursday 10/29

  • Halloween T-shirt day!!

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✏️🖍️Click here for the Supply Lists🖍️✏️

Don't worry about PTO dues or T-shirt fees yet 😊

Everyone has something to do on Fridays.


Remember to check your weekly agenda so you're not missing assignments.

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What to bring to school everyday--

Everyone needs-


  • mask (keep an extra at school)
  • water bottle -label with name
  • snack
  • lunch (unless ordered)
  • GAA supplied folder


2nd-8th also MUST bring-


  • Charged Chromebook with accessories inside the case

Parents/guardians, please continue to communicate absences with the office. Even on your remote days.


View the remote learning attendance policy here.


480-325-6100

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Lunches

***Lunch Pickups starting this week Everyday from 12:00-1:00 through the side gate (where student drop off is) Rm D101 (1st door)***


Lunches are free for everyone through December, but we do not know if it will continue into the new year. Free/Reduced lunch applications are available to complete anytime here.


Contact Ms. Laura with questions. 480-325-6100

Sign up for School Messenger- Text "Yes" to 67587.


It's the same code for all districts and schools. ie: if you have students in another school you'll receive messages from both schools on the same text number. Ours will start off with "GAA Families" or "GAA Mustangs"- something like that so you know it's from us 📱😉


We also recommend saving our school phone number in your phone so you know it's us calling 480-325-6100

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🚙K-8 Student Drop off/Pick Up Procedures 🚗


Drive thru style only. Please stay in your vehicle.


Drop off-

  • Pull up to the side gate (see map)
  • Students exit the passenger side.
  • Stay in line unless directed otherwise.


Pick up-

  • Place sign in passenger side dash with student first and name and grade.
  • 2 lines in front of the school. Merge at the yellow crosswalk.
  • We'll call students to your vehicle.
  • Stay in line unless directed otherwise.


Please share with others who drop off & pick up your students.

🩺Health Screens🌡️

Parents, you're required to screen students for the following symptoms each morning and must keep students at home if any symptoms are present or if there is a household member who has contracted or who is suspected to have contracted COVID-19. Students will have the opportunity to make up work missed due to symptoms of COVID-19.

  • fever of 100 degrees or higher, or chills;
  • shortness of breath or difficulty breathing;
  • muscle pain;
  • sore throat;
  • headache;
  • severe fatigue;
  • change in congestion or runny nose not related to allergies*;
  • cough;
  • vomiting or diarrhea
  • new loss of taste or smell

Refer to the GAA Handbook for COVID-19 guidance or contact Ms. Arnold directly.

Helpful Links

These are some helpful links that you may need in the future.


❓🤷🏻‍♀️What to wear🤷🏻‍♂️❓

Uniforms

  1. Review the GAA uniform policy
  2. If you'd like a GAA polo, you can order online
  3. Make payment for your uniform order
  4. Orders will go home with students when they return to school or you can make arrangements for pick up


Email Mrs. Wicker with questions!


School polo colors are black, grey and red.

Navy and white are NOT school colors.

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School polo colors are black, grey and red.

Navy and white are NOT school colors.

Online Payment Link

For KRP Tuition, Mustang Corral Payments, Uniform orders etc.

🐴GAA PTO Corner🐴

Easy & FREE ways to earn money for GAA:


  • Link your Fry's Rewards Card to GAA
  • Box Tops App- Scan your receipts



PTO email- gaapto1@gmail.com

Facebook-facebook.com/PTOatGilbertArtsAcademy

Instagram-@PTO_GilbertArtsAcademy

💻GAA Technology💻

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⬇️Keep Going⬇️

📱GAA on Social Media📱

🩺GAA Health 🩺

Immunizations

You can check the status of your student's immunizations in your ParentVue account.



For information on clinics go to https://www.maricopa.gov/1809/Locations

🐴GAA PRIDE🐴

🔔Beginning of the year/new student forms🔔

Complete these if you haven't already

You've reached the end! Have a great week!🤩