Geist Gazette

November 20, 2015

Upcoming Dates

Monday, Nov. 23

Mad Scientist Mondays

Spanish Lessons

Dine 2 Donate at Snappy Tomato Pizza


Tuesday, Nov. 24

Geist Running Club 3rd Grade

Book Club - 4th Grade

Good News Club


Wednesday, Nov. 25-27

Thanksgiving Break - No School


Monday, Nov. 30

Spanish Lessons

Book Fair


Tuesday, Dec. 1

Geist Running Club - 3rd Grade

Yearbook Club

Book Club - 4th Grade

Destination Imagination

Good News Club


Wednesday, Dec. 2

Choir Practice


Thursday, Dec. 3
Spanish Lessons

2nd Grade Field Trip to Conner Prairie (Friedle, Ramos, Schmitt)


Friday, Dec. 4

Geist Running Club 4th Grade

Student Council

2nd Grade Field Trip to Conner Prairie (Cushman, Stinson, Wolf)

Specials Rotation

Nov. 23-24 - Week 2 (No PLC)

Nov. 30-Dec. 3 - Week 2 (PLC)

Lunch Menu

Nov. 23-24 - Week 1

Nov. 30-Dec. 3 - Week 2


Click the links to see the lunch and breakfast menus. Visit the HSE Food Services page for prices and nutritional information.

Rise to the Challenge

Thanks to the generosity of our Rise to the Challenge donors, for every $1 you donate on Giving Tuesday Hamilton Southeastern Schools will receive $2 (up to $18,000)! Thank you to the following Rise to the Challenge donors: David Becker, Larry Becker, Susan Binford, The Clasen Family, Bud & Karen Colglazier, John & Amy DeLucia, Joe & Florie Eaton, Kevin & Diana Ephlin, Fritz in Fishers, The Henderson Family, Todd Huston, Walt & Sheila Kelly, Jon & Kyle Kroehler, Greg McDaniel, Kurt Meyer, and Mike & Paula Peterson! Don’t forget to show your #HSSFunselfie side this 12.1.15 and double your donation for local schools!

Artist of the Week

Artist of the Week for Nov. 16: Micah F. in Mrs. Cushman’s class. Congratulations!

Artsonia - Check out the Specials!

The holidays are fast approaching. Make sure you check out the Artsonia website for gifts featuring your child’s artwork! There are a variety of formats to choose from, including holiday cards, magnets, ornaments, and may others! As always, GES art receives 20% of the purchase price.

Currently there is a sale on holiday cards through November 30. More specials will be offered in December so check back!

Friends of the Library

Thank you and congratulations to the most recent Friends of the Library members. Books have been donated by Tyler M. for October and Cam C., Audrey D., Ty P., Josslyn L., Sophia M., Cameron H., Tyler F., Bethany M., Grace M., Peighton B., Jake G., Alexander H., Lily V., Brody S. and Carson B. for November.

Student Directory

Thank you PTO for the GES Student Directory, which was sent home this week. Congratulations to the following students for having their artwork chosen for the GES student directory:


Front cover: Julia C., 4th grade

Back cover: Savannah H., 3rd grade


Inside artwork:

Kindergarten: Blake E

First grade: James W, Emma L, Alexi N

Second grade: Adam D, Naomi T, Ella G

Third grade: Harper G, Micah G, Shelby B

Fourth grade: Sarah L, Zoe K, Hannah G