Sunday Snapshot

April 22-26

Message from the Principal

A special shout-out & thanks:
  • To all of our parent volunteers who helped to make field day a success for our students.
  • PTA for sponsoring a Teacher Grab-n-Go snack day for our staff.
  • Our teachers for continuing to engage our students in their learning and celebrate their positive behavior at our Bulldog PRIDE assemblies.

We will kick off this week with our Volunteer breakfast at 7:40 am in the GHES cafeteria.

Students will be bringing report cards home on Monday.

Our student athletes will compete in the Little Feet Meet on Monday! Good luck to Mrs. Pifer's class!

95210 Week - organized by our Wellness Integrator, Mrs. Sutton

PTA is hosting a Blood Drive on Tuesday, April 23 from 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm - for those who will be donating, please visit - for further information.

Flying Squirrels Reading Night @ the Diamond - Tuesday, April 23

Spare Change Can Save A Life!

Support the GH SCA and the March of Dimes by sending in dimes, spare change or other donations all through this week. Also, join in for CHEW for CHARITY Friday - just send in 10 dimes (or $1 in any form) on April 26th and you'll have special permission to chew gum* at school!

*please bring your own gum

As a very special bonus incentive, if the school reaches $500 in donations, one lucky student will win the opportunity to PIE the PRINCIPAL! What a great way to help babies AND have fun!

Our 4th grade Recorder program will be "live" on Facebook @Ghesprincipal on Friday!

PTA International Night & Spring book fair - Friday, April 26 - 6:00 - 8:00 pm

It's a great week to be a Bulldog!


Mrs. Jones

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Dates to Remember

April 22 - Volunteer breakfast @ 7:40 am; Little Feet Meet; Report cards issued

April 22 - 26 - 95210 week; SCA March of Dimes - dimes drive

April 24 - Wear purple in support of Dimes for Dimes - March of Dimes babies or college t-shirt!

April 23 -

  • PTA Blood Drive @GHES 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Flying Squirrels - Reading Night @ the Diamond

April 26 - 1st grade field trip; 4th grade recorder concert; International Night - 6pm; Spring Book Fair begins

April 26 - May 2 - Spring Book Fair

April 29 - Student of the Year breakfast @ GHES - 7:40 am - 8:10 am

April 30 - Garden club mtg.

May 2 - GHES PTA mtg. - 6pm; Executive board mtg. - 7:30 pm

May 6 - 10 - Teacher Appreciation Week

May 7 - CCPS Library Night - 6 pm

May 9 - Teacher Luncheon (12-1)

May 17 - First grade Word Wall Ball

May 22 - PTA Skate Night @ Skate-Away - 6:30 - 8:30 pm

May 27 - No School

May 29 - College t-shirt day

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SOL Schedule

Click below to access the SOL Testing Calendar for our 3rd-5th grade students. We will keep you informed of any revisions to this calendar as we get closer to the testing window. If your child will be absent on a testing day, please let your child's teacher know. Thank you!


The spring spirit wear store is open for just 3 more days - order NOW!

PTA Updates

PTA is looking for volunteers to fill the following PTA Elected Officer positons:

  • Treasurer
  • VP programs
  • VP Membership
Please fill out Intent to serve sheet and send to Amiee Barker-

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