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Parent Workshop on the Power of Infinite Campus

District Parent Workshop

The Power of Infinite Campus

You’ll only need to attend one session.

Advanced registration preferred.

 

October 18 @ 10:00 am and 5:00 pm

Griffin-Spalding County School System Learning Center

216 So. 6th Street

 

For more information:

Contact Melinda Owens at 770-229-3710 ext. 10363,Melinda.owens@gscs.org or RSVP at http://tinyurl.com/The-Power-of-Infinite-Campus

Homecoming 2017 – Ancient Civilizations

Homecoming Festivities

Parade – September 17 (Sunday)  2 pm Downtown Griffin

Powder Puff game – September 20 (Wednesday)

Game v. WhiteWater and crowning of the court – September 22 (Friday) 7:30 pm Memorial Stadium

 

School Spirit / Dress up days

All outfits must still comply with dress code.

Day 1:Ancient Athletes vs. Scholars
Day 2: Good vs.Evil (from your civilization)
Day 3:Theme Day (Ancient Times Dress up)
Day 4: Old World vs. New World
Day 5: Everything Griffin Spirit Day
(Fresh–off-white, Sophomore– gold, Junior–green, Seniors – black)

 

Senior Advisement and Financial Aid assistance!!!

Attention senior parents!  On Tuesday, Sept. 19,  the GHS counseling department is hosting a Senior Parent night from 5-7 PM in the Media Center.  Learn about your senior’s graduation progress, the financial aid process to help pay for college, and credit recovery opportunities.  GHS counselors, graduation coach, and Georgia Student Finance commission representative will be in attendance.

GHS Accepting donations for victims of Hurricane Harvey.

GHS Faculty and students are accepting the following items to assist with relief efforts in Texas following Hurricane Harvey.  They will be collected through Sept. 8.

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New Scholarship Opportunities

Check out many general eligibility scholarships on the following blog post. https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2017/08/26/scholarship-saturday-august-26-2017/#more-22847

 

The Horatio Alger Scholarship.  Information can be found at http://scholars.horatioalger.org/

 

HomeSecurityList Smart Home Scholarship.  Information can be found at https://www.homesecuritylist.com/smart-home-scholarship/

The Probe College Fair is coming!

Title 1 Meeting

The title one community meeting will be held on 8/24 at 5 pm in the media center.  All community members welcome.

Spring Parent Involvement Survey

The Griffin-Spalding County School System (GSCS) needs your help assessing parent involvement programs and school quality for the 2016-2017 school year. With your input, we can evaluate our programs and make changes to better suit the needs of our students and their families. It takes about 5-10 minutes to complete this survey. We appreciate and value your input. Thank you for participating! (Only one survey should be completed per household)

Harlem Globtrotter Alumni to play Griffin community members at GHS

Come out for an afternoon of fun, and support a great cause.  Various Harlem Globetrotter Alumni, featuring Tyrone”Hollywood” Brown, join teams of local community members to help raise funds for new uniforms for the GHS Marching Band of Gold.

Family friendly entertainment for a great price.

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College and Military Signing Day

College Signing Day