Week at a Glance
02/02 Run Club Resumes
02/02 Box Tops Contest Starts
02/03 Facilities Master Plan Forum 6:30-8pm - Cafeteria
02/04 Order Valentine Gator Gear
02/04 MBUSD Board Meeting 6:30pm - District Office
02/05 All-District Orchestra Concert 6:30pm - MCHS Auditorium
Run Club Resumes 2/2
FREE T-SHIRT FOR FIRST-TIMERS
Monday is "Bring a Friend Day," so invite a friend or neighbor! Parents are welcome to run, too! First-time runners will receive a FREE Run Club t-shirt, and there will be a Skechers give-away. VIP guest: Rhonda Steinberg. For more info visit gvpta.com/runclub
Help Make GV Even Better 2/3
SCHOOL FACILITY IMPROVEMENT FORUM 6:30-8PM - CAFETERIA
We have a unique opportunity to take Grand View to the next level. Come hear about the process to put together an MBUSD school facility improvement master plan, and share your views about how our school can be even better. CHILD CARE
($5 cash donation requested) will be available in room 15 from 6:30-8pm. We'll also have FREE PIZZA
(thank you, Fresh Brothers!) for you to enjoy. Please RSVP ASAP so we can get a head count for child care and how many pizzas to order.
Girls Gator Gear
GIRLS, GET YOUR GATOR ON FOR VALENTINE'S SPIRIT DAY
Order a Girls Pink Crew
or a Gator Baseball Cap
to wear on Valentine's Spirit Day 2/13. Shop online by 2/4 for classroom delivery by 2/11
Gator Run Art Contest
KIDS! WE WANT YOUR ARTWORK! Draw, paint, or color our Grand View Gator running like a champion across the Gator Run finish line. This will be the 20th Anniversary of the MBEF Gator Run. Submit your artwork in the PTA Workroom by Monday, February 23. The winning artwork will be featured on t-shirts, banners, flyers, postcards, and websites. Please use only four (or fewer) colors. Black doesn't have to count as one of the colors. For more info contact Kim Blum.
February Box Tops Contest
Clip Box Tops from participating products
and turn them in to your teacher for this month's classroom competition. Over the last five years, Grand View has received almost $6,000 from the Box Tops rewards program!
Gator Gratitude - Amazing Parents!
Thank you to the Lamkin, McDonald, Tendoesschate, and Zaumeyer families for hosting an amazing MB Scavenger Hunt and donating the proceeds to GVPTA. Also, big thanks to the Goldberg family for a late night Fresh Brothers Pizza donation. Much appreciated by all!
In the Library
GREAT GATORS ARE GREAT READERS
3,853 books were checked out in January -- 377 more than during the same time last year! Picture books and fiction continue as the favorite sections overall. Students who checked out the highest number of books in January: Jeffrey Grasso, Ria Kohli, Miya Ostboe, Roxy Fusco, and Robby Fournell. Each will receive a little prize.