Week of Nov. 16-20 NEWS

Week of Nov. 16-20

This week will be the last week of  traditional face to face instruction for this semester.  We still have more instructional weeks after this one though so please keep your students engaged.  Each teacher will send home directions with traditional students for our upcoming elearning days:  Nov. 23, 24 and the week of Nov. 30-Dec. 4.  The last day of instruction for quarter 2 is December 4.  Report cards will be sent home when we return in January.

Winter Break: Greater Clark County schools will not be in session December 7 through January 1.  Classes will resume on January 4, 2021.


Congratulations to our top 5 classes on Reading Counts:  Schwieman 1756, Miller 1491, Abner 1041, Loran 610, McLaughlin 374.  Top 5 individual point winners on Reading Counts: Joseph Denton 173, Jackson Carson 154, Anson Kern 131,Ada Morrill 128,  Zoe Schwieman 50.  Keep reading everybody!  The more you read the better reader you become!

Scholastic Book Fair  November 16-29 Our Book Fair is ALL online this year! Support our school and help your child discover new books, favorite characters, complete series, and more! You’ll love the fun new option to shop. There are exclusive offerings of online books and free shipping on book-only purchases over $25.  The book fair is a GREAT way to build your child’s home library.  More information will be sent home on Monday, November 16. Online order link:  www.scholastic.com/bf/res2020


GCCS Non-Smoking Policy: We would like to remind everyone once again that GCCS is a tobacco-free school district.  Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on GCCS property, including the car rider line, and is a violation of Indiana Law and GCCS Board Policy. Please remind your caregivers that may be picking up car riders to refrain from smoking while waiting in the car rider line.


PTO News

The PTO meeting for the month is this Thursday at 6:00 in the school cafeteria.  Anyone attending, please pre-screen for symptoms of illness.

Online orders (only) can still be placed for Charleston Wrap until 12/07/2020. Buyers can go to charlestonwrapstore.com and enter the Organization Number: 20109 if they wish to purchase anything.

MySchool families that ordered spirit wear, please pick up your merchandise (which will include 5th grade shirts) on Thursday November 19th from 6pm-8pm. Any traditional students that ordered, items will be sent home this week with your child.

The PTO restaurant night for November will be at Papa John’s, 1616 E. 10th Street on November 25th. It is an all day event. The coupon code for online orders is: RIVERSIDE.

Upcoming dates: 

Nov. 23, 24- Elearning days all students

Nov. 25-27- No School- Thanksgiving Break

Nov. 30-Dec. 4- Elearning days all students

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