GHMS Announcements


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OCTOBER

2014

1

Have DEAR Time

Drop everything and read

2

Praise your child Daily

3

Take responsibility for your actions

4

Family Day

Eat at least 1 meal together

5

Practice working math problems on Math work sites, such as

KhanAcademy.com, or Edmodo.com

6

Ask your child about his day’s events

7

Turn off Television.


Play Board Game

8

Help your child get organized for class


Computer Class for Parents @ 5:00

9

Always encourage your child to do his/her best

10

Check your child’s homework together

11

Make  notes on how to use time wisely.

12

Watch a family

Movie. Make up

Questions to play a game like Jeopardy.

13

Be prepared for class

Paper

Pencil

Jump Drive

Folders

14

Respect  yourself

15

Respect others

Treat others as you want to be treated

16

Join an after school activity


Annual

Title 1 Informational Meeting @ 5:30

17

Practice writing in cursive

18

Read a book

19

Study Math or

Language Arts

Lesson for 10 extra minutes a day

20

King/Queen Day for good Report Card


Parent Night @ 5:30

21

ATTITUDE is everything!!

Watch yours!!!!!

22

Have heart to heart conversations with your Parents


Volunteer Training @ 10:00 & 2:00

23

Try something you’ve never tried before


24

Applaud and praise your child’s efforts

25

Learn a new

Word and its definition every day.


26

Have you hugged your child today

27

Turn off computer

30 minutes before bedtime

28

Keep an open communication with your child’s Teacher and School

29

Encourage your child’s Talents

30

Drink at least 8 glasses of water a day to help you think clearly

31

Stay Positive



GHMS Calendar.docx

Parents please note that no students
will be released after 3:45pm.


Title 1
Annual Informational Parental Involvement Meeting

We are all part of the puzzle,
Parents, Teachers, Students and Community Stakeholders

Let’s all do our part.  Get involved!!!!!!!

Some Topics of Discussion include:

1.     What is Title One?
2.     How is Title One Money allocated?
3.     Monitoring Student Success
4.     School Designation Status

Parents and Community Stake Holders you are invited to attend GHMS Title 1 Annual Informational Parental Involvement Meeting to learn about the benefits of the Title 1 Program and have an active voice in the education of our children.

Parents,
     Please take a look at the attached document to view our policy on classroom visits.
          Sincerely,
               Mr. Andrews

GHMS Classroom Visit Policy.pdf
http://onguardonline.gov/features/feature-0004-net-cetera-toolkit


MISSION STATEMENT:
At GHMS, our mission is to provide academic and social development for all students by ensuring a positive experience to better prepare them for success at the high school level


SCHOOL MOTTO:
Building a Community of Excellence


VISION STATEMENT:
Raising Standards for Academic and Athletic Success

From the Principal

Hello Glenn Hills Middle School Family:
     I find it a pleasure to be a part of the Mighty Seminoles. We are looking forward to an exciting new school year that will focus on student learning and achievement. It is my sincere desire to encourage, promote and challenge teachers and students to achieve academic excellence while at the same time creating an environment for student success and safety.
     I am committed to the ideas of good character, integrity, diligence, trust and a work ethic that facilitates strong bonds between students, parents and teachers. We must find our common ground in the hearts and minds of our youth. Therefore, we strive for excellence in all our endeavors.
     Glenn Hills Middle School has begun to embark on a new journey, a journey that will take her to great success. Again, thank you for allowing me to be a part of the Seminole Family. We will strive to achieve academic excellence and a sense of community.
                              Sincerely,
                                         Glenn Andrews
 
 
 
 

2941 Glenn Hills Drive

Augusta, Ga. 30906

(706) 796-4705 Phone

(706)796-4716 Fax

School Hours: 9:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.


Tuesday, October 21
RCSS hosts Open Enrollment Education Session at ARJ @ 3:00 PM
Wednesday, October 22
Title I
GHMS Volunteer Training @ 10:00 AM & 2:00 PM Parent Resource Room
RCSS hosts Open Enrollment Education Session @ 10:00 AM
Monday, October 27
Title I Parent Facilitators' Meeting @ 9:00 AM
RCSS Title I Classroom
Title I Intervention Specialists' Meeting @ 1:00PM
RCSS Title I Classroom
RCSS hosts Open Enrollment Education Session at CCHS @ 3:30 PM

October is National Bullying Prevention Month
Join the movement! The End of Bullying Begins with Me:  that's the message during PACER's National Bullying Prevention Month.  Take a moment to read how you can "Get Involved!"


Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Richmond County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities for students.  The following persons have been designated to investigate any complaint communicated to the Board of Education alleging non-compliance of non-discrimination policies regarding student activities.



Voluntary Student Accident Insurance

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A Parent Guide to Destination Math and A Parent Guide to Destination Reading are available to give insight on using the Houghton Mifflin website. The web address is http://rd.richmond.k12.ga.us/lms

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