GES Week In Review
Friday, January 13, 2022
Week In Review
The WIR will be sent out weekly during the school year. In the WIR you will find upcoming dates and information relevant to your child here at GES. Please review regularly to stay abreast of the exciting things happening at Gilbertsville Elementary School.
January 16 Martin Luther King Day-School Closed/Offices Open
AM Kindergarten: 8:45 am - 10:30 am
PM Kindergarten: 10:30 am - 12:25 pm
Grades 1-5: 8:45 am - 12:25 pm
January 26 Winter Choral Concert (See below for times and information)
6 Day School Cycle
Week of January 16
Week of January 23
December Students of the Month!
Winter Choral Concert
Hello from Mr. Horner! Our Winter Choral Concert is fast approaching! We will be performing on Thursday, January 26. We will perform two times on January 26, once during the school day from 2:00-3:10 p.m. and again in the evening from 7:00-7:35 p.m. Adults who can’t make the evening concert may come and attend the 2:00 p.m. show. For the evening concert, please arrive at G.E.S. by 6:50 p.m. We will need to include the use of our rear playground for parking. The doors will not open until 6:30 p.m. When you arrive, 5th grade choir members should report to Mr. Horner’s music room. 4th grade choir members should report to the back of the gym in order to watch the 5th grade choir perform on stage (do not sit with your parents in the gym - sit with the entire choir in the back). On concert day, students should come to school wearing their black GES T-shirt that was purchased and given to each student by the HSA (Home School Association). If your GES T-Shirt doesn’t fit, then you will need to wear your own black t-shirt. Students should also wear blue or black jeans or pants. Students should wear their concert uniform during the day and nighttime performances.
All chorus concert and SOLO TRYOUT information can be found on my Boyertown Area School District website at boyertownasd.org. In the upper right corner, click on “Select a School”, then “Gilbertsville Elementary”. Then in the upper right corner click on “Teachers” - then click on my name “Scott Horner”.
Reminder: Spring Concert - Tuesday, May 16, 2022, 2:00 p.m. + 7:00 p.m. at GES
News from the Health Room
Cold Temperatures are Here
HSA December Newsletter
HSA 2023 Spring Basket Party News!! Click Below
Volunteer with the Gilbertsville HSA!
Mark your calendar for our GES HSA Meetings. All meetings will be held in the library at 7:00 PM
- March 6
- May 1
The HSA has a new email address Gilbertsvilleelementaryhsa@gmail.com
WIN at Gilbertsville Elementary School
WIN at GES- Please read the letter below explaining how this program works here at Gilbertsville. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out. Thank you for partnering in your child’s education.
Parent Pick Up and Drop Off Procedures
Click here to complete the Parent Pick Up Dismissal Form
Click here for a pdf version of Parent Drop-off and Pick-Up Maps and Procedures
Parent Drop Off Map
Parent Pick Up Map
Reporting an absence: If your child is not feeling well and cannot attend school, please email attendance at AttendanceGES@boyertownasd.org, or use the link below to inform the school that your child will not be present due to an illness, or appointment. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScvtpG7SKITdNqliElSWvB9u4el72hJiIntaN9LFeyTuq8TnQ/viewform
Educational Trip: Parents/Guardians must complete an Educational Trip Form 2 days prior to your child's absence. **Please note that failure to submit a trip form prior to departure will result in trip days being counted as an unlawful absence.
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