GES Weekly Wrap-up for 5/13

Celebrate last week, readiness for this week!

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The need to know for next week

Field Day is Thursday-

  • Send water bottles
  • lather the kids in sun screen
  • There will be water stations (send a towel if this would make your student more comfortable)
  • More details below

4th Grade to Bobcat Ridge Take 2!

  • Their field trip to bobcat ridge is scheduled for 5/17 @ 8:45

Are we planning for you next year?

Wrapping up last week

We had a virtual wrap-up where we celebrated:

  • Happy Bithday wishes for Izzy J, Isaac T, Sara S, Josiah P and Mrs. Brittany Weibel
  • 2nd and 3rd Grades!
  • school wide iReady successes and growth!

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Straight from the Principal's Desk

Annual Intent to Return to GES Form:

  • Hard to believe it's that time of year again when we're planning for the 2022-2023 school year. Please complete this form to let us know if your children will be returning to Garfield next year or not.

We're down to 2-weeks of school left- Here are some important notes and dates for the remaining four weeks-

  • As the weather warms, please continue to send your student with a water bottle
  • Field Day, Thursday, May 19th
  • The final day of school for 21-22 school year is Thursday 5/26 - 11:10 dismissal (no lunch will be served on that day)

Field Day 2022!!!

Mrs. Dunkin has put together a day of incredible fun for Garfield students. Here is everything you need to know.

The Schedule for the day:

  • 9:00-9:40 All School Hula Hoop competition

  • 9:40- 11:00 Students participate in Field day station rotations (11 total stations)

  • 11:20-12:20- Lunch (Students will be served on a schedule between 11:20 and 11:40- lunch will be outside picnic style

  • 12:40-2:20- Field day station rotations continue

  • 2:30-2:40- cool down and cleanup

  • 2:40- Student vs. Staff Volleyball game

Water, Lunches, Towels and a Partridge in a Pear Tree

  • Come dressed for a warm day outside

  • Parent spectators are invited and welcome

  • Sunscreen highly recommended

  • Water bottles are absolutely necessary

  • There will be water, send a towel if your student would like



  • Fundraiser and Celebration of the 2021-2022 School Year
  • Wednesday, May 25th, 5-7 PM
  • Purchase a Game Card for $15 for 2 hours of unlimited play
  • Garfield will receive 100% of all Game Card purchases
  • What are we raising funds for? Family Game Night 2022

Caps for Cash- Morning Fresh Dairy!

  1. Sign up for home delivery at and Garfield receives $25
  2. Or call Morning Fresh at 970-482-5789
  3. Drink your milk
  4. Save your bottle caps
  5. Bring the caps to school and drop in collection box
  6. Garfield receives $0.05 for every bottle cap redeemed

The Calendar for This Coming Week:

Students will have Music/ PE this week

Monday, May 16th

  • 5th Grade Healthy Hearts

Tuesday, May 17th

  • 4th Grade to Bobcat Ridge (8:45-11:00)
  • 5th Grade Healthy Hearts Day 2
Wednesday, May 18th
  • The school day begins at 9:00

  • 5th Grade Healthy Hearts Screening

Thursday, May 19th

  • Field Day!

Friday, May 20th

  • A beautiful day to be a Grizzly!

Planning Ahead

  • Last day of school Thursday, May 26th- DISMISSAL @ 11:10 AM