Week at a Glance
01/04 Run Club Resumes
01/06 Run Club
01/08 Run Club
01/07 GAP Registration Opens 9am*
01/08 Spirit Day - Wear New Blue Ribbon T-shirt*
From Principal Rhonda Steinberg
NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON T-SHIRTS COMING MONDAY
All students and staff will receive a FREE tee in honor of our recent national recognition as an exemplary high performing school
. Wear your new tee Friday, 1/8, to show school spirit. We are so proud of our enthusiastic Blue Ribbon team of students, staff, and parents!
USED iPADS NEEDED
We have an ongoing need for iPads for use by new 4th and 5th grade students that we gain throughout the year. If you receive a new iPad, please consider donating older ones to Grand View. Thank you!
SUPPORT STAFF CONTRIBUTIONS
Many thanks from the grateful support staff for your generous holiday gifts. It's wonderful to be a part of the Gator Family!
EDP PAJAMA DRIVE
More than sixty pairs of new pajamas were collected and donated to the Richstone Family Center
in time for their holiday party. Thank you!
New - GAP Session Runs 12 Weeks
REGISTRATION OPENS 9AM ON 1/7 GAP is an exciting way to enrich the school experience with classes in science, sports, chess, and the arts. Registration for all GAP classes including Sound Arts opens at 9am on 1/7 at mbxfoundation.org. The new extended session runs from 1/25-4/28. Questions? Email Gina Marcarelli or call 310-415-6883.
Pack Trash-Free at GV
KEEP IT GREEN!
Remember to keep packing a trash-free lunch by using trash-free lunchboxes, reusable containers, and reusable sandwich or snack bags. Our exciting semester raffle is coming up in January! The more you pack trash-free, the more chances to win! Prizes include a Rip Curl wetsuit, gift cards for fun stuff, and more. For more info email Stephanie Brutocao.
MB Farmers Market
A FRESH WAY TO GIVE BACK
You already enjoy shopping at the MB Farmers Market --did you know that when you do you're supporting MBEF, Grades of Green, and GrowingGreat? Open every Tuesday from 11am-4pm. Click for more info
In the Library
GREAT GATORS ARE GREAT READERS
3,067 books were checked out in December --290 more than during the same time last year! The top patron in each grade level: 1st-Madeline Reiter. 2nd-Dylan Silva. 3rd-Natalie Dufau. 4th-Joshua Gurman. 5th-Caroline Ennis. Each will receive a little prize. grandviewlibrary.info