Gables Weekly Summary 🎃
Parent/Teacher Conferences Sign up Links
Please download the file below to find your teacher and reserve your time slot.
Pastries with the principal: How to prepare for parent/Teacher Conferences
During today's meeting, Mrs. Lausch provided tips for the parents to get ready for the parent/teacher conferences that are coming soon.
Here are some tips for you:
1: Schedule your Parent/Teacher Conference: Schedule online if you have not already.
2: Prepare for your conference Read the slideshow to learn more.
3: Be present on time or Show up on Zoom at your scheduled time.
Find your teacher's link by clicking the pdf above and join at your time. The scheduled time should be in the confirmation email you received when you submitted your request.
Third Grade Reading Guarantee (3GRG)
Third-grade students will have their 3GRG Test Next Tuesday and Wednesday.
Please avoid planned absences on the mornings of these dates whenever possible:
We can help our kids succeed by making sure they:
--Get plenty of rest,
--Eat a good breakfast,
--Be at school on time (testing starts at 9:00am),
--Bring their Chromebook fully charged with charger cable (and earbuds if you have them), and
--Talk with them about the test each day after school.
Please download the file below to know how to get your third grader prepared for the test.
Message from Mrs. Lacey - Our School Counselor
Our Grade 5 Services group is collecting leftover candy next week (Oct. 31-Nov.4) to donate to our US troops. If your child has too much candy from trick or treat night OR your family bought too much, please have your child bring it in to school to donate. No worries if your family does not celebrate! We will have many more service opportunities throughout the year. Thanks!
-The Fifth Grade Service Club
Adult and Community Education Program
Adult and Community Education Program have FREE English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESL), high school equivalency (adult diploma option), postsecondary preparation, and career training for adult learners. Click here to watch the recorded session. You can Follow them on social media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Columbusadulted.
Main School Location: Adult & Community Education 2323 Lexington Ave Columbus 43211
World Language Middle School: 330 E Dominion Blvd Columbus 43214
Fort Hayes Career Center: 546 Jack Gibbs Blvd Columbus 43215
For more information and to enroll: Visit ccoh.us/ace
If you have any questions, you can contact them by visiting their Website and then click Hear form Us which is found at the top of the page.
For more information about ASPIRE - HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY - ESL Click here.
Hooray for Pre-K! Thursday's Session
Reminders - Don't Forget
Reminder Message from the School Nurse Carpenter
Message from the School Nurse Carpenter -- Columbus Public Health will be at Gables on Monday, October 31 to give flu shots and COVID boosters for students with signed parent permission. Please get your completed consents to school by this Friday, October 28. You can contact Nurse Carpenter with questions or to request a consent form by email at email@example.com.
Don't forget to take the survey No later than today Fri, Oct. 28th. Click the button below to take the survey.👇
Gables and Community Events Next Week
Join Us Tomorrow! Spruce Run Open House
Columbus City Schools' Spruce Run Environmental Education Center is 50 acres of land near Hoover Reservoir providing a unique place for environmental studies and outdoor learning for all CCS students. The upcoming Open House is a great opportunity for families to come visit the center and explore the great outdoors.
The education center includes two main trails at Spruce Run, a fire circle, and picnic area for families to enjoy as well as special programming and events for students and families throughout the year.
Questions about Spruce Run? Contact program coordinator Heather Allen at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pathway Express - October "Ohio History Center"
Free Admission to Ohio History Center All October Month Long!
Pathway Express continues this month with the Ohio History Center.
CCS families can visit the Ohio History Center for free throughout ALL of October, including the weekdays (a great idea for this Friday when students are home from school
Upcoming Virtual Family Engagement Session:
CCS hosts weekly Zoom sessions addressing the most pressing topics and answering the most common questions families have. Called Virtual Family Engagement Sessions, these sessions are hosted by the Department of Communications and Engagement and feature expert District staff and many of our community partners sharing information and insights on important topics.
RSVP at: https://www.ccsoh.us/rsvp
For previous recorded video sessions: https://www.ccsoh.us/Page/1084
Have Questions??? Or Need Help???
Have an additional question about Columbus City Schools? Call the FACTline at 614-221-FACT (221-3228) or email us at Factline@columbus.k12.oh.us.
Members of the media seeking information about the Columbus City Schools District, it's students, or staff members are encouraged to contact the Office of Communications and Media Relations (614) 365-5680.
"Community Resources" 👇
Recreation and Parks "Schools Out" Program - Thanksgiving and Winter Break Now Registering
Youth need opportunities for fun, engaging enrichment experiences when school is out. Columbus Recreation and Parks Department’s Schools Out program opens recreation centers for extended hours during Columbus City Schools upcoming fall and winter breaks.
November at a Glance
1: Third-Grade Test "3GRG"(Part 1)
2: Third-Grade Test "3GRG"(Part 2), Report Cards Available Online (Parent Portal)
4: The Winter Flower Sale Ends at 11:59 pm.
8: No School - Professional Development Day.
10: Fall Conferences Night.
17: Fall Conferences Night.
18: Pastries with the principal, PTA Family Night (TBA)
21-25: No School - Fall Break
The calendar is continuously updated to ensure changes are reflected. Such changes may not be reflected above as older weekly summaries are archived & not maintained. To get the most accurate information at any time, click the heading above or click here.
About Gables Elementary School
Attendance Email: email@example.com
Attendance Phone Number: 1-380-997-6025
PTA email: firstname.lastname@example.org
FACTline Email: email@example.com
FACTline Phone Number: 614-221-FACT (614-221-3228)
Customer Relations Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Customer Relations Phone Number: (614) 365-8888
Gables Family Ambassador
I am here to help families become informed about Gables and to answer any questions they might have about the school and our community or guide them in the right direction.
You can find me on Bloomz or email me at ielnwawy@Columbus.k12.oh.us,
You may also contact me by calling or texting my Google Voice Phone Number at 614-653-8847.