Greenview Knolls Elementary
A Week- February 5-9, 2024
Dear GKES Families,
It was a great week at Greenview Knolls Elementary!
As a reminder, if you are picking up in the car rider line, please make sure your number/car tag is displayed appropriately so it can be seen by all staff on duty. If you need a replacement car tag, please notify Mrs. Bowden in the Main Office. If you have lost your car tag, please alert the Main Office immediately. Thank you for helping to keep our children safe!
- Monday, February 5, 2024 is the 100th Day of School. See the green button below for t-shirt ideas.
National School Counseling Week will be celebrated February 5-9, 2024, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems. Thank you Mrs. McFalls and Mrs. Broom for all you do to support our students and staff through social and emotional learning.
Friday, February 9, 2024 is a 2-Hour Early Dismissal Day for students at 12:45 p.m. On February 9, 2024, our PTO will be sponsoring a Valentine Dance. Please see the flyer below to RSVP.
Our next Coffee with the Principal event will take place on Thursday, February 22, 2024. Click here to recommend any topic you would like. Thank you for your input.
We are now into Quarter 3 of the school year. Report cards and narratives will be sent home with your child on Tuesday, February 6, 2024. Please check book bags and take home folders for updates. If you have concerns for your child's progress or need at home resources, please reach out to your child's teacher.
February 20th-23rd will be Black History Spirit Week. Thursday, February 22, 2024, we will have our Black History Program at GKES @ 9:00 a.m. 2nd & 3rd Grad Parents (only) invited to attend. Program begins at 9:00am, parents please arrive after 8:30am to allow for all the morning school traffic to disperse. Parents will be permitted in the gym starting at 8:45am.
Wishing you well,
Lunch Menu Week of February 5th-9th
GKES Winter Spirt Wear
Click below to download the flyer and order. Thank you for your support.
- The store will remain open until Sunday, March 3rd.
- Anyone in our school community - students, staff, parents, etc. can order spirit wear!
- You can opt to have your orders sent directly to your home or to GKES - whatever is most convenient for you.
SMCPS is once again offering School-Based Counseling Support in the evening for SMCPS students. Counseling support focuses on the following areas: Healthy Relationships, Social Skills, Self-Esteem, Stress Management, Worry, Sadness, and Emotional Regulation. Services will be located at Greenview Knolls Elementary School and Margaret Brent Middle School on Tuesday evenings from 4-7:30 p.m. Please complete the Parent Contact Form for Evening Counseling to request services.
- Current List of Food Pantries & Soup Kitchens in St. Mary's County
- Local Resources for Children, Youth, and Families in St. Mary's County
Upcoming School Events
05- 100th Day of School
09- Two Hour Early Dismissal
09- PTO Valentine Dance
14- Valentines Day
19- Holiday: Presidents Day: All schools are closed for students
20-School Improvement Review Team/ILT Meeting
20-23 Black History Month Spirit Week
22- Coffee with the Principal @ 8:15 a.m.
22nd - Black History Program 9:00am (Parents) & 1:45pm (GKES Classes/Staff)
2nd & 3rd Grades
29- Title I PFE: MISA/ MCAP Information Night/ Reptile Man
29- Book Fair
01- Professional Day for Teachers: No school for students
14- PTO Movie Night: 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
21- Coffee with the Principal @ 6:00 p.m.
22- Virtual Instruction Day and 2 Hour Early Dismissal
25-29- School Closed for SPRING BREAK
1- Spring Break
2- Students return from Spring Break
11- Title I PFE: Hands on STEAM Night with The Science Guys of Baltimore
19- 2 Hour Early Dismissal
Get Your Yearbook Today!
YEARBOOKS are now on sale. Sales will end on Wednesday April 3rd, 2024. Use the following link to order.
New for this year: for an additional $14.99 you can add a personalized note "love lines" to your student. This can only be done personally online, and can not be done through the school. This is a special addition from the yearbook company its self.
Price of the yearbook will be $21.00 + tax.
Paper order forms will be sent home soon!
Order link: https://shop.yearbookmarket.com/greenviewknollselementary