Gables Weekly Summary


Today (5/20) Is Last Day of CCS Summer Experience Registration

Limited seats remain at some schools. Register through the Parent Portal. Once you've logged in, click "More" and then "Summer Experience" to access the registration site.

Parent Portal

CCS Summer Experience Information

Columbus Metropolitan Library 2022 Summer Reading Challenge is June 1 - July 31. Anyone can participate virtually or in-person. See more details here or watch the Virtual Family Engagement Session here (45 min).

CML Whetstone Branch's Calendar of Events

3909 North High Street, Columbus

Promotion & Celebration Ceremonies

5th Grade: 10:30 am on June 1 (Wed)

Kindergarten: 11:00 am on June 2 (Thurs)

Congratulations to our Gators for reaching these milestones!

Free ESL Classes for Adults through CCS

Columbus City Schools (CCS) offers English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for adults. Summer classes are full, but you can sign up now for fall classes. To sign up, complete this online form, call 380-997-0900, or email your name, birth date and that you are interested in taking ESL classes to Sabine Kuehn at High School Equivalency classes are also available for ESL students.
Phoenix Theaters (Lennox 20): Doors open at 9am for 10am showing on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays (6/7/22-8/11/22). Free admission, limited to theater capacity.

Reminders (Don't Forget)

Field Day: Volunteers Needed

Field Day at Gables ES is Tuesday, May 31. We will need family volunteers to assist with games and inflatables during the morning from 9am to 12pm. There is no signup before the day - just show up if you can and report to the gym to choose your game/activity.

If you cannot make the morning games, you are still invited to watch the afternoon games with your scholar. Afternoon games will begin at 2pm. Which teachers will be victorious in tug-of-war? Come find out! Look for flyers to be sent home next week.

Roll Call Role Models

Encourage your student to be a Roll Call Role Model by coming to school on time every day. Students who show improved attendance have a chance to win weekly prizes, including tickets to Columbus Clippers games and food coupons from White Castle and Donatos.

Latchkey Registration

Registration Dates & Times:

-Mon, May 16 - Fri - Registration for students currently enrolled in the latchkey program.

-Mon, May 23, 2022 - Registration for students enrolling in latchkey for the first time.

See attached flyer for more details or visit the Gables Latchkey registration website here. Registration for other locations can be found here.

Courage: May's Word of the Month

Courage means we do not let fear hold us back from exploring new opportunities, developing our skills, and doing what is right.

Check this resource to help your child be courageous when facing something new:

CCS Summer Experience Registration Deadline (ES & MS)

You can register through the Parent Portal by May 20

2022-2023 School Supply Boxes

The school supply boxes will be delivered directly to your child's classroom in August before the start of school. If you have any questions, please contact Gables PTA at Place your order at:

Weekly Meetings/Clubs

  • Unified Arts Club (Grades 4-5) - Thursdays - online 4:30-5:30pm here.

Gables and Community Events Next Week


Tickets are limited in number each day, are assigned first-come, first-served, and do not include parking. CCS families will receive two free tickets per student on one of the remaining event days: May 21-22.
Coffee & Conversation with CCS Superintendent Dr. Talisa Dixon on Wed, May 25, 7:30-8:30am at Crimson Cup (4541 N High St, Columbus). Discuss your concerns and questions (Transportation issues? Will school start times change?) directly with our Superintendent.

Gables Skating Party, Wed, May 25

Wednesday, May 25th, 5-8pm

4900 Evanswood Drive

Columbus, OH

Save the date! All Gables families are invited to celebrate at Skate Zone 71 (4900 Evanswood Dr, Columbus, OH 43229) on Wednesday, May 25 from 5-8pm. Fifth graders who attend will be honored during the evening. More details to come.

1-7: Teacher Appreciation Week

9: PTA Meeting at 6:30 p.m.

10: Spring Concert at 7:00 p.m., Graeter's Night after Concert.

13: PTA Flower Sale - Delivery Day.

25: Gables Skating Party at 5:00 p.m.

30: No School-Memorial Day.

31: **Field Day** Volunteers needed at 9:00 a.m.

June 2: Last Day of School.

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About Gables Elementary School

Attendance Email:

Attendance Phone Number: 1-380-997-6025

PTA email:

FACTline Email:

FACTline Phone Number: 614-221-FACT (614-221-3228)

Customer Relations Email:

Customer Relations Phone Number: (614) 365-8888