Greeley Wildcat News October 2018
Fire Safety Week Oct 8-12 In recognition of National Fire Safety Week, we are asking all Greeley students to bring one or more bottles of Gatorade to school as a donation to the Greeley Volunteer Fire Dept. We appreciate our firefighters across the street and all they do for our community!
Anti-Bullying Week Oct 8-12 We have several activities planned that focus on anti-bullying awareness.
Fall Field Trips
School Pictures: Proofs/order forms went home with students on 9/28. If you would like to order your child’s school photos, please return your completed form and payment to your child’s teacher by FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5TH. If you would like to order pictures but cannot fit the cost into your budget by next week, you can always order pictures at a later date with a late-order form, available in the school office.
Picture Re-takes: Wednesday, October 10th, for students who were absent on the first picture day and for students with written parent permission. We will not re-take pictures based on your child’s request only. We need to know by Tuesday, Oct 9.
Earth Balloon: Friday, October 12th in the afternoon. Sponsored by Anderson County Conservation, and returning for the second year in a row, this large balloon allows students to see Earth in 3D and observe it’s topography. Be sure to ask your child about it and see if they learned anything new!
Pride Assembly- 1st Quarter Wednesday, October 17 @ 2:30 K, 1, 2 classes will give a short program; awards and student recognition will follow.
Parent/Teacher Conferences: All Schools- Thursday, October 18 4:00-8:00 p.m.
All Elementary: Tuesday, Oct 23 4:00-8:00 p.m. Forms have been sent home for parents/guardians to reserve a day & time that works best. Please complete and return the form to your child’s teacher.
Flu Vaccination Clinic: Tuesday, October 23 9:00-11:00 a.m. Consent forms will be sent home with students. Please complete forms and return them to the school office. (with payment if required) by Monday, Oct. 22. Several types of insurance can be accepted (and are listed on consent form) Un-insured or under-insured students can pay $25.00 to receive their vaccination at the school clinic. Adult, uninsured may cost $55-$80 depending on age, due at time of service.
K-6 Halloween Parade and Classroom Parties: Wednesday, October 31. Parade @ 1:30 p.m. …….parties will follow. Parents who want to help their child with their costume should arrive at 1:15 p.m. (no earlier, please). We will walk from the school to the Greeley Co-op and back…..trick or treating businesses along the way. If you would like to help with the classroom party please contact your child’s teacher.
Cookie Sales: Mrs. Secrest’s 6th graders will begin cookie sales again this year. Thank you to those who supported their efforts last year! Cookies sales will be monthly this year with orders/payment due the first Wednesday of each month and cookies ready the first Friday of each month. They are earning money for their “moving up to Junior High” party.
November Flavor: Oatmeal Chocolate Chip!
Happy Halloween! Have fun and be safe!