Week of September 2, 2019
In this Edition of Granville Academy
Information about Granville Academy and the GA Pirates:
- GA Pirate Proud Day: Friday, September 6th
- Ms. Brenda Kellam: Grades 4 & 5 Teacher
- Ms. Riley Olson: GA Teacher Assistant
- GA Online Spirit Apparel Store
- GA PTO: FIRST Meeting: September 9th
- PTO: Facebook Page
- Device Information 2019-2020: Due September 6th
- Box Tops for Education
- GA T-Shirts: Be Pirate Proud!
- Dates to Remember
- September Birthdays
- Granville Academy Application 2019 - 2020
GA Information for All
Mrs. Brenda Kellam: GA Grades 4 & 5 Teacher
Mrs. Kellam holds a BA is Psychology from Queens University of Charlotte. She is currently working towards another BA in Elementary Education through Western Governors University. She has 10 years of early childhood education experience teaching children from 1- 5 years old.
Mrs. Kellam is married with 2 furbabies. Outside of work, you can often find her spending time with her friends and family, trying new foods, or doing a plethora of different arts and crafts projects such as paper crafts, jewelry making, and wreath making. She also has a passion for technology and creating and designing things digitally.
FIRST PTO Meeting of 2019-2029
Monday, Sep. 9th, 6pm
448 Taylor Street
I hope everyone has had a FABULOUS start to the school year! Your PTO has been working hard to start the year running! We are excited about the new T-shirt designs and look forward to seeing everyone sport their Pirate gear!
We will have our first PTO Meeting at 6:00pm on Monday, September 9th, in the library of the Mary Potter campus. Please plan to join us to learn about our upcoming Fall fundraiser!
We look forward to seeing you soon!
If you are unable to join in person, please join us virtually using this information:
To join the video meeting, click this link: https://meet.google.com/svf-optb-tqy
Otherwise, to join by phone, dial +1 781-514-9216 and enter this PIN: 684 342 796#
RSVPs are enabled for this event.
PTO Facebook Page: Like & Share
Granville Academy Families:
Please take a minute to like and share the NEW Granville Academy PTO Facebook page! You can access the page directly through the link below.
Device Information 2019-2020
All Granville Academy students receive a Chromebook to use at school and at home.
Please note the following steps must be completed prior to the first day of school for your device for the 2019-2020 school year:
- Sign the Technology Responsible Use Agreement (TRU)
- Pay the $25 User Fee
Returning Students & All 6th and 9th graders
- Pay the $25 User Fee
All links are included on the GA Newsletter and available on the Granville Academy Website: www.ga.gcs.k12.nc.us
GA Box Tops for Education
Granville Academy is continuing to participate in the Box Top for Education program this year!
Please view the flyer below for updated information on how to participate and earn money for our school.
Order your GA T-shirts to be Pirate Proud!
You can now order your GA Pirate t-shirts to be show your school spirit and be Pirate Proud! All t-shirts are grey with navy images and writing.
There are two separate designs and order forms. The t-shirt design with the G is for students in grades 9-12 and the Granville Academy Pirates design is for students in grades K-8. Please be sure to complete the correct order form, but know that anyone is able to order either shirt! Order forms are available online here and will be passed out in classes next week!
Only new students should apply! Current students do not need to apply.