Parent’s Page – Edition 12

Tina Romberger   -  

ENROLLMENT FOR 2022-2023

Enrollment information for the 2022-2023 school year has been mailed to all current Granite families.  Enrollments must be done online through your family portal on the FACTS website www.factsmgt.comSome classes may fill quickly, so we encourage you to register early.  We will open enrollment for new families beginning March 1st.

 

GBC MISSIONS CONFERENCE

March is Missions month at Granite Baptist Church.  You are invited to attend our Missions Conference every Sunday in the month of March.  There will be missionaries represented from the Philippines, Suriname, Kenya, and Papua New Guinea.  In addition to the Sunday morning and evening meetings, missionaries will be presenting chapels to students as well as visiting with the students in the elementary classrooms.

 

SPRING PORTRAITS

Our Lifetouch spring portraits have been scheduled for Tuesday, March 22nd.

 

LIFETOUCH SCHOOL PORTRAITS:  DRESS REQUIREMENTS

Lifetouch will be with us on Tuesday, March 22nd for Spring Portraits. Students may wear “Sunday Dress” provided they follow our dress guidelines:

Girls:

  1. Modest blouse; no lower than 3 fingers from the collarbone and must have sleeves.
  2. Skirt/dress must come below the knee while sitting and standing; a slit must not come above the knee.
  3. See-through fabric, clingy fabric or excessively tight clothing will not be permitted.
  4. No Tennis shoes; must have stockings or socks on with dress shoes.

Boys:

  1. Shirt must have a collar and should not have any words or pictures.
  2. Pants must be slacks (no jeans), with a belt.
  3. No tennis shoes (secondary only).

 

Students who do not have a “Sunday Dress” outfit should wear their regular school uniform.  Students whose dress does not meet our guidelines will be sent to the Office and their parents will be called to bring appropriate clothing.

 

GBS OPEN HOUSE – THURSDAY, MARCH 17TH

GBS will be having Open House on Thursday, March 17th  from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon.  We encourage you to come at this time to check out your child’s class for the 2022-2023 school year.

 

STUDENT DRESS FOR ATHLETIC GAMES
Student Spectators (Including Elementary):  With the exception of special events, school uniform must be worn for all school activities including after school games, Saturday tournaments and evening events.

 

TRAFFIC CONTROL

Parents, please do not attempt to bypass the orange cones once they have been placed. If arriving after 8:14 am, please park out front and walk your child to the School Office.  For afternoon dismissal, cars should not pull onto the back parking lot until 2:45 pm for the safety of students walking to the gym and/or School Office. Thank you.

 

EARLY DISMISSAL POLICY

Parents, if possible, please call the School Office or send in a note if your child will be signed out before the end of the school day.  All visitors will need to come to the School Office and ring the doorbell and wait outside the gymnasium doors for assistance.  Thank you.

 

MARCH CALENDAR

17                    Thursday                     GBS Open House (9:00 am – 12:00 noon)

22                    Tuesday                      Spring Picture Day

25                    Friday                          End of 3rd Marking Period

 

APRIL CALENDAR

1                      Friday                          Report Cards Distributed

11-18               Mon.-Mon.                  NO SCHOOL: EASTER VACATION

18-22               Mon.-Fri.                     Senior Trip to the Wilds

22                    Friday                          Progress Reports Distributed