Jaguar Journal

November 2019

Jaguar Journal is your student produced monthly guide to what's happening at GIVE Center East.

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PBIS

Congratulations to the October Positive Referral Recipients!!

New Teacher Spotlight

Mr. Ibao began his journey of teaching because he believed that education was the best way to make an impact on someone's life. The best part about his job is that he gets to work with students. Before coming to GIVE East, Mr. Ibao worked at the United Nations refugee program. He has also taught in Japan, and England before coming to the U.S. Before even coming to Georgia, he taught at a school in Texas. The challenges he believes our youth faces today is not having enough time. He loves cooking and has taught his students how to make sushi. He feels very welcomed here at GIVE, “everyone wants to help you and get to know you” he says. He is this year's literacy coach, wanting to further develop his students writing skills.

My Payments Plus

Our School-Family Compact is now available for your review and acknowledgement at MyPaymentsPlus. In case you weren't aware, with My Payments Plus, you can also add money to your child's cafeteria account or pay for GIVE East Spiritwear. Contact kim_mccarthy@gwinnett.k12.ga.us if you need assistance setting up an account. Here is the link to set up a FREE My Payments Plus account: https://www.mypaymentsplus.com/welcome (There is also an app.)

Important Dates


November 25 - 29, 2019 Thanksgiving Break


December 5, 2019 Title I Understanding Student Graduation, Promotion and Transition Meeting 12:00 PM in the Media Center



Mission Statement

The mission of GIVE Center East is to meet the unique academic, social, and emotional needs of our students in a safe and structured environment that builds a strong foundation for lifelong learning.

Vision Statement

GIVE Center East will empower students to reach their full potential.