Greystone News

September 7, 2018

Jason's Deli Spirit Night

Monday, Sep. 10th, 4-9pm

4700 U.S. 280

Birmingham, AL

Do you need a break from cooking? Do you want to help our PTA earn more money for our school?

Please come to Jason's Deli on September 10th! They will give a percentage of their sales back to the PTA. MAKE SURE YOU TELL THEM YOU ARE FROM GREYSTONE WHEN YOU CHECK OUT!

Volunteers Needed!

Below you will find a link to help our school with some volunteer opportunities. Your time is very much appreciated. We could not do all that we do without our wonderful volunteers. Please consider the following opportunities:

Picture Day Volunteers- September 20th

Volunteer with our Library

Library News

Looking for a volunteer opportunity at school? Our awesome library needs a volunteer for two shifts, in which you will check in books and/or help younger students check out books. Please let Mrs. Richey know if you are interested at

Library Volunteer Shifts:

Tuesdays: 12:30-1:45 (every other week)

Wednesdays: 7:45-9:00 (every other week-starts after Thanksgiving Holidays)

Jag Running Club Begins September 10th

Jag Running Club begins September 10th! The Jag Running Club is for all students in grades 3-5. It is a dedicated schoolyear long program that meets on Monday and Wednesday mornings at 7:00 a.m. Students do not need to sign-up. Running Club does start at 7:00 a.m. so all students participating must be on time. Runners will be dismissed at 7:35 to freshen up/change clothes before going to class. Mrs. Hoit is the Jag Running Club sponsor.
Run at School Day September 21st

Run @ School Day September 21st

You are invited to a very special day on September 21st during your child's P.E. time. Run @ School Day is a day to encourage young children to stay active and be healthy. Come to join us for the fun!
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First Priority Kids Began Friday, September 7th

FP Kids started back Friday, September 7th at 7:15 a.m., but it is not too late to join us. FP Kids is a Christian club for 3rd-5th grade students that meets on Friday mornings during the school year. Any student is welcome. Parent permission is required. The online permission form link is below...

Give Hope Day! September 21st

Give Hope Day is held each September in Hoover to raise awareness of childhood cancer. This gives us an opportunity to teach our children the importance of philanthropy and how we can support children who are battling cancer.

On September 21st, we ask that everyone wear yellow or gold to help bring attention to the need for more research and funding to find a cure for childhood cancer.

Click here for more information.

to live without Hope is to not live

Important Dates

September 10 - Jason's Deli Spirit Night - 4:00 - 9:00 pm

September 11 - Hoover City Schools Budget Hearing 3:30 pm, Farr Administration Building

September 11 - Hoover City Schools Board Meeting 5:30 pm, Farr Administration Building

September 12 - Progress Reports go home

September 20 - Fall Picture Day

September 21 - Run@School Day - join your child's PE class to run or walk

September 21 - Give Hope Day! - Childhood Cancer Awareness Day - wear yellow or gold!

September 26 - Hearing and Vision Screening

September 27 - PTA Board Meeting, 10:30am

September 28 - Leave a Legacy Kickoff - Family Movie Night

October 1-5 - Leave a Legacy PTA Fundraising Campaign

October 8- Professional Development Day for Teachers- No School for Students

Click Here for the 2018-2019 Hoover City Schools Calendar

Spain Park Spirit Wear 2018

You can now purchase your items online in 3 easy steps:

1. Go to the online store at

2. Choose your items and add them to your cart

3. Securely checkout with your credit card

Online Store Deadline: Thursday, September 13th, 2018 (11:59 pm CDT)

Questions: Daniel Barker @ 256-835-6217 or

Spain Park Spirit Wear Visuals
Spain Park Spirit Wear Visuals
Spain Park Spirit Wear Visuals

Parent Meetings Are Complete!

All grade levels have conducted their parent meetings. If you were unable to attend, I am sure your teacher has communicated with you. If not, feel free to reach out to the teacher to learn what you missed. You can click here to see the Parent Meeting presentation given at the beginning of each meeting.
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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.

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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