Greyhound Greetings

May 13, 2022

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This Week at Gaston JRSR HIGH

Monday, May 16th

  • "GREEN" Day, P. 1-4
  • HS Track and Softball Senior Night!
  • HS Softball Game @ Brown Park
  • HS JV Baseball Game@ Perrydale
  • After School Peer Tutoring, 3:05-4:00
Tuesday, May 17th
  • "GOLD" Day, P. 5-8
  • HS Baseball Game @ Portland Christian
  • After School Peer Tutoring, 3:05-4:00
Wednesday, May 18th
  • Early Release, 2pm, P. 1-7
Thursday, May 19th
  • "GREEN" Day, P. 1-4
  • After School Peer Tutoring, 3:05-4:00
Friday, May 20th
  • "GOLD" Day, 5-8


Sending out a very Happy Birthday to everyone this week!

Here are the Students who are celebrating:

On the 16th - Yvette Bellar

On the 18th - Samuel Fillinger, Channing Gann

On the 19th - Otto Wang, Lillyana Slater, Mataius Hutchinson, Mrs. Lowery

On the 20th - Gabriel Gerdes, Mr. Johnson, Mrs. Vuylsteke

On the 21st - Josiah Watson, Mrs. Paola

On the 22nd - Addison Davis

6TH Grade Fly-Up!

Some of our Junior High school students will be providing tours for the upcoming 7th graders on Monday, May 16th!
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Track and Softball Senior Night!

The Track team and Softball team are having a senior night on May 16th.

Lets cheer on our Greyhounds!

Last Week for Library Book Check Out

In an effort to round up as many books as possible this will be the last week for book check out in the library! Please return all books that have been checked out this year, or last year, to the library for return.

Here are some headlines from the Forest Grove News-Times

Please read for Important Graduation Information!

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College and Career Week is May 16-20th

Have you thought about what College you want to go to after High School? Or perhaps a specific career path? College and Career week is a chance to connect with teachers or counselors about those choices, and we would love to help! Let's connect about your future!
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Its that time of year again! If you would like to purchase your yearbooks for the 2019-2020, 2020-2021, or Pre-order the 2021-2022 school year, bring cash or check written to Gaston HS for $45. All yearbook pick up and purchases can be made in the front office.
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Upcoming volunteer opportunity, to support STEAM education in the Gaston School District! We are looking for people who are interested in and available to participate as volunteer judges for this year's Jr High Science Fair, on Friday May 20th from 7:30-3:00. No official training necessary, and the criteria for evaluating students' experiments will be shared in advance. Morning coffee and snacks, as well as lunch, will also be provided. If you can be there for the day, and/or if you know others (retired friends, etc.) who can, please let us know by sending an email to Joe Matteson, Jr/Sr High Science teacher, at

The Science fair will be open to the public on Friday from 4:30 - 6:30! Feel free to stop by and support the students.

The Last PAWS Raffle!

We have one more raffle coming up on June 1st! The Ultra Gear Premium Monitor! It will be 10 Paws a ticket, and sold by Mrs. Walker during second chance breakfast. Keep an eye out for more great prizes in the display case!
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Plant Sale!

Mr. Matteson and the Horticulture class have been working hard to put together hanging baskets and student planted, grown, and nurtured veggies or flowers for you to bring home!

Here are the scheduled dates for the upcoming plant sales! The sale will be from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.

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Spring is Here!

Have you seen the buckets of daffodils or tulips in front of the High School Office? Mr. Matteson's Horticulture class is accepting donations in exchange for one. Just come see the office and we will help you out!
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Visit Jostens to get your orders in for caps, gowns, and any class of 2022 gear you wish to purchase. If you have any questions, contact Mrs. Lowery.