Mrs. Henry's Counselor Connections

October's Guidance, Class Meetings and other info

October's Character Strength - ZEST

Zest—also referred to as vitality—is an approach to life that is filled with excitement and energy.

This Month's Guidance Focus


  • Making Healthy Choices
  • Personal Safety
  • Drug and Alcohol Awareness

Special Events in October: Red Ribbon Week and Olweus Kick-Off (October 24th-28th)


Dress Up Days


Monday-"We MUSTACHE you not to Bully or Do Drugs!" (Wear a mustache)

Tuesday-"Give Drugs and Bullying the BOOT" (Western Wear)

Wednesday-"We CAN LEI off Drugs and Bullying" (Hawaiian Wear and bring canned food)

Thursday-"We're Too Smart to Bully or do Drugs" (Dress like a Nerd)

Friday- "SOCK it to Bullies and Drugs!" (Wear Crazy Socks and Spirit Wear)

Morning Anti-Bully Activities during Red Ribbon Week (October 24-28)

This week's I&E time will be replaced with school-wide activities that focus on bullying behavior, how to identify it and how to stop it!


Monday- Morning Kick-Off Assembly @ GMC and surprise performance

Tuesday- Presentation in Cafe "It just takes ONE"

Wednesday- Special Music/Band Performance(In cafe)

Thursday- School wide Connection Activity. Location TBD

Friday- Surprise video! (In your classroom)

When Will Mrs. Henry Come See You for Guidance This Month?

Kindergarten (10:00-10:30)

Tracy-Thursday, Sept. 29th

Therriault- Friday, Sept. 30th

Kuo-Monday, Oct. 3rd

Olander-Friday, October21st

Rhodes-Monday, October 24th

Berry-Tuesday, October 11th

First Grade (2:00-2:30)

Anderson- Tuesday, October 4th

Golson- Wednesday, October 5th

Patterson- Tuesday, October 11th

Garcia--Wednesday, October 12th

Thomas-Thursday, October 13th

Wilt-Friday, October 14th

Second Grade (11:00-11:30)

Reid- Tuesday, October 11th

Snider-Wednesday, October 12th

Rex- Thursday, October 13th

Anderson- Friday, October 14th

Edwards- Monday, October 17th

Blythe- Wednesday, October 19th

Third Grade (1:00-1:30)

Wright- Tuesday, October 11th

Cotner- Wednesday, October 12th

Holmes- Thursday, October 13th

Vullo- Friday, October 14th

Appleby- Monday, October 17th

Stratton-Wednesday, October 19th

Fourth Grade (Varying Times-See time below)


Watson-Wednesday, October 19th (9:00-9:30)

Phillips-Thursday, October 20th ( 8:00-8:30)

Pritchett-Thursday, October 20th (9:00-9:30)

Walker-Thursday, October 20th (12:00-12:30)

Mobley-Monday, October 24th (12:00-12:30)

Hailey-Wednesday, October 26th (12:00-12:30)

Sanford-Thursday, October 27th (12:00-12:30)

Fifth Grade -Friday, October 28th (All on one day)

Galvan: 9:30-10:00

Hughes: 10:00-1030

Hamlin: 1045-1115

Golata: 11:15-11:45

Kaylor: 11:50-12:20

Blessing: 12-20-12:50

REMINDER: 5th Grade CogAt Testing is This Month!

5th Graders will take CogAt tests on the following mornings:


Tuesday, October 4th

Wednesday, October 5th

Thursday, October 6th


*Parents, please see that your child is not out for appointments on these days!

See what we did in September!

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College Week Bulletin Board

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Kindness Matters Mornings with 2nd Grade!

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Check out our Kindness Winners for the month of September! Way to go!!!

David West-Ebi, Ava Wills, Ayan Patel, Adrienne Nevels, Macie McAninch, and Ben Perumal. (Not pictured-Georgia Mayfield)