Panther Pride News

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May 7, 2021

Potter Gray Elementary staff and families are committed to providing a caring, productive, learning environment in which all children can develop their abilities and talents to the maximum.


School Hours: 8:00am-3:00pm

Calendar of Events

Monday, May 10

Pouncing Panthers Tryouts - 1st grade - 3:15-5:30 (gym)

BGISD Board Meeting - 6:30pm @ Board office


Tuesday, May 11

Class Pictures - K-5th grade classes

Pouncing Panthers Tryouts - 2nd grade - 3:15-5:30 (gym)

SBDM Council Meeting - 3:20pm @ Library


Wednesday, May 12

National School Nurses Day!!

Pouncing Panthers Tryouts - 3rd grade - 3:15-5:30 (gym)


Thursday, May 13

4th grade walk to the park 8:30-11:30

Pouncing Panthers Tryouts - 4th grade - 3:15-5:30 (gym)

Cycling Club 3:00-4:00


Friday, May 14

1st grade walk to the park - 8:30-12:30

5th Grade Promotion (Updated)

We have been working as a district to find a way to celebrate and recognize our 5th grade students that also falls in-line with the Healthy at School Guidelines. We would like to announce that we will be having our 5th grade promotion this year and the details can be found below!


What: 5th Grade Promotion Ceremony

When: May 20, 2021 (Thursday)

Where: BGJHS Auditorium

Time: 6:30PM

Limit: 4 guests per 5th grade student


The move to the Junior High Auditorium will allow for each 5th grade student to have 4 guests attend the ceremony. The ceremony will be streamed via our Potter Gray Facebook page for those who cannot attend. Due to restrictions, there will be no pre or post ceremony activities at Potter Gray or at the Junior High. Our teachers and staff will be sending out more specific information about time, attire, etc. as the date approaches. Make sure to mark your calendars!

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Virtual Talent Show Information!! - DUE MAY 7th!!

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Mrs. Hamilton receives Excellence in Adversity Award from Compton Orthodontics

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Mrs. Hamilton was selected and recognized by Compton Orthodontics for her work this year through the pandemic. Teachers were nominated in February for the work they had been doing with our school and for our students. All of our teachers at Potter Gray have done an excellent job navigating, leading, and growing our students this school year. We are all proud of Mrs. Hamilton and know that she's deserving of this recognition!

Class Picture Day

We will be taking class pictures on the morning of May 11th. Mrs. Leigh Ann Littlefield will be taking the group pictures for us so that we can remember this year and all the hard work and successes we have had together.

Parent Input Form SY 2021-2022

To help our staff and the administration prepare for the next school year we allow for parents to give input on how their child's experience has been this past year. If you have multiple children and would like to fill out the form we ask that you fill out one per child. Please understand we must consider many different factors in order to create balanced classes for the next grade, and we cannot consider requests for particular teachers (other than to consider sibling history or multiple siblings when possible). This form will be live until May 14th.


Click here to fill out the form

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2021 Itty Bitty Purples Volleyball Camp

The Bowling Green Purples Volleyball staff and student-athletes are excited to work with each camper to teach, demonstrate, and sharpen fundamental skills. It is our goal to promote a fun, encouraging environment while providing each camper a quality volleyball experience! We are motivated to push and challenge our campers to become the best volleyball player possible.

Itty Bitty Purples Volleyball Camp will take place at Bowling Green High School on June 7 and 8, 2021. The first session, designed for grade(s) K-3, will take place from 8:30 to 11 am. Session two, designed for grade(s) 4-7, will take place from 12:00 to 2:30 pm. Please arrive early to get students checked in. Campers will need to come dressed ready to play: t-shirt, knee pads (if already owned), and closed-toe shoes.

The cost of camp is $50 per athlete. This includes a t-shirt! You may bring cash/check/money order the first day of camp, OR mail it to the following address:


Bowling Green High School Volleyball

1801 Rockingham Lane

Bowling Green, KY 42101


https://forms.gle/cJ8NT4nxSKU7SFGu8

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PTO Information

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Potter Gray has a lot of different styles and designs of apparel for sale this year. Please click the picture above or the link here to see the styles available for purchase!

PTO Mask Orders

Please click here to place your order!

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Click the picture to visit the forms for sign-up!
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Box Top For Education Information

Submitting Box Tops for Education has gone digital. The company has produced a tutorial video to explain how to submit box tops for your school. See the video below.
Box Tops New App: Scan for your School

COMMUNITY INFORMATION

BGISD & Potter Gray COVID-19 Information

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