Granger School Weekly Newsletter

October 8-12, 2018

Quick Reminders/Planning Ahead

*Pie Sales Due Wednesday, Oct.10*

Oct. 8 SHAC Meeting 5:00 in cafeteria to discuss Fall Fest

Oct. 8 4H Meeting 6:00 in cafeteria

Oct. 8 No School

Oct. 9 Troy Marching Band Competition

Oct. 10 School Board Meeting 6:30

Oct. 15 2018 Battle of HWY 95 T-shirt Orders due

Oct. 16 Volleyball Senior & Parent Night

Friday, Oct. 19 Box Top collections due for 1st nine weeks

Sat. Oct. 27 Fall Fest 1-3 pm

Planning Ahead

Nov. 12-16 Book Fair Week

Saturday, Dec. 8 Clothes Bank

PTO Meetings @ 7:00 in cafeteria on:

October 29th

November 26th

Homecoming Tradition

The Seniors had the traditional drive by and walk through Thursday. They chose the Rock n' Roll theme, with class chant "Party Hard, Rock n' Roll, Class of '19 Out of Control". Don't let the rhyme fool you, it's not all about play, these guys know how to work hard too!


Sept. 25-Oct. 10th Elementary Cookie Dough/Pie sales! Tentative pie delivery: Nov. 7th.

Coming Soon: Nov. 5th School Store - Details forthcoming.

Ongoing: Please collect Box Tops and send them to your child's class room trimmed. The class that collects the most Box Tops each 9 weeks will win a special treat.


Varsity Football

Oct. 12 Iola 7:00 Away

Oct. 19 Bremond 7:00 HOME

Oct. 26 Bartlett 7:00 Away

Nov. 2 Bye Week

Nov. 9 Chilton 7:00 HOME

JV Football

Oct. 11 Iola 6:30 HOME

Oct. 18 Bremond 6:30 Away

Oct. 25 Bartlett 6:30 HOME

Nov. 1 Bye Week

Nov. 8 Chilton 6:30 Away

Junior High Football

Oct. 11 Iola 5:30 HOME

Oct. 18 Bremond 5:30 Away

Oct. 25 Bartlett 5:30 HOME

Nov. 1 Bye Week

Nov. 8 Chilton 5:30 HOME

Lady Lion Volleyball

Oct. 9 Tues. Buckholts 5:00 HOME V

Oct. 13 Sat. Milano 1:00 @ Milano JV, V

Oct. 16 Tues. Mumford 5:00 HOME F, JV, V

Oct. 20 Sat. Thrall 1:00 @Thrall F, JV, V


October 10th, juniors will be taking the PSAT/NMSQT

October 24th, 8th grade will be taking the PSAT 8/9

RTI Progress Monitoring Calendar

Oct. 8-12 OFF

Oct. 15-19 Reading

Oct. 22-26 Math

Oct. 29-Nov. 2 OFF/Make-Up

Nov. 5-9 Reading

Nov. 12-16 Math

Nov. 19-23 - OFF (School closed)

Nov. 26-30 Reading

Dec. 3-7 Math

Dec. 10-14 OFF/Make-up

Dec. 17-21 OFF

*Jan. 8-11 Reading MOY

*Jan. 14-18 Math MOY

Jan. 22-25 OFF

Jan. 28-Feb. 1 Reading

Feb. 4-8 Math

Feb. 11-15 OFF/Make-Up

Feb. 19-22 Reading

Feb. 25-March 1 Math

March 4-8 OFF/Make-Up

March 11-15 OFF (Spring Break)

March 18-22 Reading

March 25-29 Math

April 1-5 OFF

*April 8-12 Reading EOY

*April 15-18 Math EOY

April 23-26 OFF

April 29-May 3 Reading

May 6-10 Math

May 13-17 OFF/Make-Up

May 20-24 OFF

*Remember to check school website and Dojo in case of any last minute changes due to situations beyond GISD control.

Friendly Reminder

*All students in grades 7-12 have the 2018-19 $35 laptop insurance due please.

*Pep Rally is no longer at the end of the day. It is now during advisory period on Friday's. (2:20-2:50) Parents: For your child's safety, please send note to teacher in advance if you will be taking your student after the pep rally. This gives the teacher a chance to have the student prepared. If this is not possible, the student will need to return to class after the rally and regular check out procedures will apply. Thank you for your understanding.