The Frontier

November 7, 2018

Upcoming Events

Mon 11/5 - NO SCHOOL - Parent Teacher Conf

Tues 11/6 - NO SCHOOL - General Election

Thurs 11/8 - BBall (8) v Scullen

News and Announcements

PTA Meeting with Dr. Sullivan on November 13

Please join us for our next general PTA meeting where IPSD 204 Superintendent Dr. Karen Sullivan will be on hand to talk about what’s going on in the district. She’ll also answer any specific questions you may have. If you plan to attend and would like to ask Dr. Sullivan a question, please email our co-President Leigh Ann Haller at She will pass your question along to Dr. Sullivan. This meeting will take place on November 13th at 9:30 AM in the Gregory LMC. We look forward to seeing you there!

School Safety Community Night

School Safety Community Night
November 14

District 204 is partnering with local law enforcement agencies for a School Safety Community Night presentation from 7 to 8 pm on Wednesday, November 14 at Waubonsie Valley High School.

Safety topics include what parents should teach their younger children to help keep them safe, the district’s partnership with police and how school resource officers work with staff and students, ALICE training in schools, a new program that involves a school safety dog, and how students and parents can report safety concerns.

All District 204 parents are invited to attend this event. Children are encouraged to attend at their parents’ discretion.

An RSVP is appreciated, but not required at

GMS PDAC Invitation

This year District 204’s Parent Diversity Advisory Council (PDAC) has chosen a theme of “Parents as Effective Partners.” Studies have shown a direct link between parent involvement and student success, so we’d like to invite you to join the Gregory branch of PDAC to continue this conversation. We’ll discuss how to increase engagement & create connections with a goal of “strengthening the home & school bond.” We are seeking feedback regarding your experiences and ideas. Please join us on Monday Nov. 12 at 11am for great conversation!

Contact your student’s counselor with any questions or concerns.

Sport and Club News

Art Club

Calling all artists! Art Club permission slips are now available in the main office. Space is limited so act now. Join us for creating turkey wreaths and holiday themed patchwork collages. The club begins November 12th before school. All dates and times are listed on the permission slip. Turn in your permission slip and money to Art room 2. (We are only accepting permission slips in person, from the students; please do not send via email.) Please see Ms. Beauregard or Mrs. Smith if you have any questions.