Back-to-school mailing August 2023
The back-to-school mailing went in the mail, and online, on August 15th.
The paper version contains some special bonuses, including the staff and faculty poster and printouts of any forms you need to complete on paper.
Here's the online version:
The Gordon family table lunch preview and links to download the app
Calendar notes including instructions on setting up the calendar on your phone
After school options for the fall and links to register
Health service including details on required forms
Arts overview visual and performing arts, during and after school
Students entering first to eighth grade have practice to do over the summer!
And fifth to eighth grade have supplies to buy for the fall!
Math and reading for students entering first grade
Math and reading for students entering second grade
Math and reading for students entering third grade
Math and reading for students entering fourth grade
Math and reading for students entering fifth grade
Math and reading for students entering sixth grade
Math and reading for students entering seventh grade
Math and reading for students entering eighth grade
GCA grade representatives have organized August grade meetups at playgrounds and public spaces throughout the state. Watch your email inboxes or check the calendar at www.gordonschool.org/calendar
Connecting with teachers
Families can expect to hear from teachers before the first day of classes, via mail, email or a phone call. September 5th’s Open Campus is everyone’s chance for a face-to-face connection.
Getting started at Gordon Zoom
Talk through the contents of the August mailing, review back-to-school basics and learn more about volunteer opportunities. Especially for new parents and caregivers but open to all, Monday August 21st at 6:30pm; register at www.gordonschool.org/gettingstartedzoom
Middle School soccer clinic
Mr. Ray is hosting a just-for-fun evening soccer clinic for students who will be in fifth to eighth grade, 5:15-6:30pm, Monday the 21st to Thursday the 24th. Learn more and sign up at www.gordonschool.org/soccerclinic
After school deadline
August 30th is the deadline to sign up for full-year Gators and YAP packages, fall enrichments and other fall after school programs. Get going at www.gordonschool.org/afterschool
Class of 2024 picnic
The eighth grade and their parents, caregivers and siblings are invited to two simultaneous-but-separate gatherings on the night before classes begin, Tuesday September 5th from 5:30 to 7pm. RSVP at www.gordonschool.org/classof2024