Updates from PGMS

Moving into June 2020

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June 4th and June 5th (Retrieval and Drop-Off Process)

1. Please see the attached letter below, that will provide dates and details for our June 4th and June 5th retrieval and drop-off process.

2. We will also be having a Zoom Virtual Town Hall Meeting on May 28th at 7:30pm to review the June 4th and June 5th procedures with families - the invite information for the meeting is below:

PGMS Town Hall Meeting – May 28th at 7:30 pm

-Simply click on the link(s) below to join the meeting

A Join from PC, Mac, iOS or Android: https://paiu.zoom.us/j/97039807202
Meeting ID: 970 3980 7202
Password: 220336

B. Or join by phone:

+1 312 626 6799 or +1 646 558 8656 (US Toll)
855 880 1246 (US Toll Free)
877 369 0926 (US Toll Free)
Meeting ID: 970 3980 7202

Password: 220336

C. International numbers available: https://paiu.zoom.us/u/amTtfOdWc

Meeting ID: 970 3980 7202
Password: 220336

D. Or join from a H.323/SIP room system:

Meeting ID: 970 3980 7202
Password: 220336

Note: The capacity for our Zoom Room is 300 participants, please use the same device and same screen as your child, if you plan on joining the meeting together.

3. The map pictured below will diagram the traffic route (YELLOW) entering (RED ARROW) and exiting (BLUE ARROW) the middle school. The black circle on the map shows the designated area where the pick-up and drop-off will take place in the rear of the building – Girls Locker Room entrance.

Retrieval and Drop-Off Procedures Letter:

Map Diagram for June 4th and June 5th Retrieval and Drop-Off:

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Special Events in June at PGMS - Please click on the link below for the details

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Presentation from our May 19th - 5th Grade Transition TownHall Meeting

Below you will see the the link to the PowerPoint Presentation and the link to the video of the Zoom Meeting with 5th grade parents and our PGMS Staff.

PowerPoint Presentation:

Video Recording of Meeting:

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Messages for our School Nurses at PGSD

Resources featured below:

1. Health and Wellness link PGSD - To access the Health Services Updates

2. (Video) School Nurse in the House -All About Sleep (during social distancing and beyond):

2. (Linked Document) 12 Kid Friendly Strategies to Calm Anxiety at Night from a Child Therapist

All About Sleep (during social distancing and beyond)
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Pennsylvania State Capitol Virtual Tour with Senator Bob Mensch

Usually, at this time of the year, many students would have the chance to come to Harrisburg and take a tour of the State Capitol. Unfortunately, right now, they are unable to do that. Instead, they have a virtual tour that students can watch from their computers or phones at any time.

Please click on the video link to view the virtual tour of the State Capitol

Scheduled Events and Events to be Scheduled Over the Summer Months

Tentatively Scheduled as of June 2020:

  • Lifetouch Fall Pictures Scheduled - September 14, 2020
  • Lifetouch Fall Picture Re-Takes - October 28, 2020

* Not Scheduled as of June 2020: (Communication of these events will be given during the Summer months) *

  • 6th Grade Welcome Night - August 2020
  • PGMS Back to School Night - TBA
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