Greystone News

September 20, 2019

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Wednesday, September 25th!

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greystone memories

We would love for any parents, students, faculty, staff, or community members (past or present) to share their fondest memories of Greystone Elementary. Please click this link to share a memory and feel free to share with others.
Hoover ESL Family Night is September 24th from 5:30 - 7:30.  Free Pizza and information sessions.

House day is friday, september 27th from 1:15 - 2:30! Wear your house color to show your house spirit.

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september is attendance awareness month!

Good attendance is a habit we should build as soon as children start school.

Library News

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Birthday Book Club

If you would like for your child to participate in the Birthday Book Club, please see the link below for more information!


Birthday Book Club Parent Information

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Sora By OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks

3rd-5th grade students have been learning how to borrow eBooks and Audiobooks through the Hoover City Schools Elementary Sora account. Go to Clever, click the Sora app, and explore all of the awesome titles! All students have access to this wonderful resource, but K-2 students will need parental assistance! For more information, see the link below or email Mrs. Richey at jrichey@hoover.k12.al.us.


Sora by OverDrive Parent Information

Fire Safety Poster Contest

The City of Hoover is hosting a poster contest for Fire Prevention Month for students in Grades 3 -5. Posters will be picked up at the school on October 30th. Posters should be turned in to Mrs. Richardson at the front desk. Click here for more details and poster contest guidelines.
Not every hero wears a cape. Plan and practice your escape! firepreventionweek.org

Spain Park ColorGuard & Majorette Clinic

Perform with the Spain Park Color Guard or Majorettes before the Spain Park vs. Thompson Football Game!

Homecoming Night - Friday, October 4th


All students Kindergarten - 8th grade are welcome!

Clinic begins at 3:45 in the SPHS Gym. Enter through the back of the school (note that there is a pep rally this day). Participants will wear black gym shorts or pants, tennis shoes, and provided t-shirt (will receive prior to performance).

Cost is $35, which includes dinner, drink, and game admission for those performing. (Parents MUST purchase tickets to enter the stadium.) Performance will begin around 6:30pm on the SPHS Football Field.


Click here for more information to register.

Take 10 for Public Education - Community Survey
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MARK YOUR CALENDARS WITH THESE IMPORTANT DATES!

September 25th - Fall School Pictures

September 26th - PTA Board Meeting 10:00 am (All are welcome)

September 27th - HOUSE Day! Wear your House Color.

October 1st - Hoover City School Board Meeting - 5:30 pm

October 4th - 3rd Grade to Birmingham Southern Environmental Center

October 6th - 25th Anniversary Celebration - 3:00 - 4:30 pm

October 7th - 11th - Leave a Legacy Fundraising Campaign

October 8th - Fire Safety House for PreK - 2nd grades

October 9th - Flu Clinic

October 9th - 1st Grade to Helena Hollow and Veterans Park

October 9th - End of 1st Nine Weeks

October 10th - 5th Grade to SPHS to watch Berry's musical

October 14th - No School - Teacher PD Day

October 16th - Report Cards go home

October 18th - 2nd grade to Desoto Caverns

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Our Greystone Motto

Learn - Lead - Leave a Legacy

Our Greystone Mission

As a school community, we empower learners, inspire leaders, and encourage all children to reach their potential.

Our Greystone Vision

Empowering a generation of learners and leaders to leave a legacy.

Greystone Elementary

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EQUAL EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES  (Board policy, 6.6) No student will be unlawfully excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any program or activity offered or sponsored by the Board on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, disability, creed, national origin, sex, immigrant or migrant status, non-English speaking ability, or homeless status. All career and technical education opportunities are offered to all students regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability. The district also provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  Mrs. Claire Moore, IDEA Coordinator Mrs. Marley Stephens, Section 504 Coordinator Dr. Debra Smith, Title I Coordinator Dr. Cindy Adams, Title II Coordinator Mrs. Claire Moore, Title III Coordinator Dr. Tera Simmons, Title IX Coordinator Hoover City Schools 2810 Metropolitan Way Hoover, AL 35243 (205) 439-1000  EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY  (Board policy, 5.13.1) The Board is an equal opportunity employer. Personnel actions and decisions will be made without regard to factors or considerations prohibited by federal or state law (as such laws may from time to time be amended), including but not limited to race, gender, age, disability, national origin, citizenship, and religious preference. Subject to the limitations set forth in 4.6.2, the general complaint (grievance) policy (4.6.1) may be used to present any complaint alleging unlawful discrimination or harassment. Inquiries regarding compliance and complaint procedures can be directed to:  Mary Veal, Equal Opportunity Employment Coordinator  Hoover City Schools 2810 Metropolitan Way Hoover, AL 35243 (205) 439-1000