Memorial Service Today
DO NOT TETHER DOGS ON OR CLOSE TO SCHOOL GROUNDS
Complaints from our neighbors have been received about dogs tied up at Grand View at drop off and pick up. Please leave your dog at home when volunteering at school or when runnning an errand on campus. Thank you for your help.
Playing after School
BE AWARE SCHOOL IS IN SESSION UNTIL 2:45PM
Children who are dismissed at 2:15pm are not allowed to play in the Rose Garden Patio or bounce balls in the hallways. Voices need to be quiet in the halls during the instructional day, 8am-2:45pm.
CORPORATE MATCHING GIFTS Please consider taking advantage of your employer's matching gift program when planning your donation to GVPTA and MBEF. The GVPTA tax ID is 95-6204597. The MBEF tax ID is 95-3881166. Questions about GVPTA? You or your company representative may contact Naomi Mack or Katie Koerber. Questions about MBEF? You or your rep may contact Lynne Davis or Bea Zimbalist
Classroom Sign-Ups Close Tuesday
VOLUNTEER IN YOUR CHILD'S CLASSROOM Click here by 9/2 to express your interest in being a Room Parent, Young at Art docent, Grades of Green docent or Growing Great docent. Final assignments will be announced by 9/18. Questions? Contact Vicki Tyler.
Trash-Free Lunch Contest
TRASH FREE, THAT'S ME!
Start the new school year off right and pack a trash-free lunch EVERY day! The student who brings the most trash-free lunches in September will win dinner for four at Rock & Brews-El Segundo. Tracking form and prize details
Enhance PTA & MBEF Donations
BE A GREATER GATOR!
Just complete four easy steps by September 18! Click here to Join the PTA, donate to MBEF, and to buy a yearbook and Family Fun Night tickets
. These four easy steps will go a long way to support the many ways the PTA and MBEF enhance your child's educational experience at Grand View. Thank you!
Clothing (and More) Drive
JUNK IN YOUR CLOSET = $$ FOR OUR KIDS Our Fall Fundraiser
will turn your old shoes (bagged separately), clothes, backpacks, linens, and other soft goods into money for our school. Drive runs 9/8-9/16.
Classroom Emergency Kits
ORDER DEADLINE 9/15
Kits have a 5-year shelf life, so order only if you don't have one from last year to send with your child this fall. Order an extra kit for EDP, or one for a sibling at MorePrepared.com
. Questions? Contact Kristen Lukas
GAP Registration Opens 9/5
CLASSES BEGIN THE WEEK OF 9/29
Online registration at mbxfoundation.org
opens at 9am on 9/5. GAP is an exciting way to enrich the school experience with classes in science, sports, chess, and the arts. For more info email Gina Marcarelli
or call 310-415-6883.
It was great to see so many families pitching in to make our school even more beautiful! Thank you to the International Garden Center, Waste Management, and the Jr. Sandpipers for their help. See pictures at gvpta.com
BACK TO SCHOOL LUNCH
Teachers and staff say thank you to GVPTA for providing lunch from Veggie Grill on the first day back. So thoughtful and so delicious!
In the Library
OPEN FOR FAMILIES
Students and parents may check out books to take home. Details at grandviewlibrary.info
WORLD BOOK ONLINE
Thanks to GVPTA our families enjoy at-home access to World Book Online
. User ID: wb4gators. Password: mb90266. Please do not share login info with anyone who does not attend Grand View.
PRIZES Claim summer reading prizes in the library