It was costume day at the Sept. 28 Lower School Assembly, when the students gathered in their "Family Groups" to create a poster and perform a cheer for their group. See a Photo Gallery of the creatively-named groups (the Dancing Wolfs, Eleven Musketeers, Team Gummy Bear Dragons, etc.) and their posters and costumes!
After-School Care will be provided on Friday, Oct. 12, from 8am-5:25pm during the Teacher In-Service Day. There will be no classes for grades K-12 and no bus service. ASC supervisor Carolyn Denison provides activities, crafts, snacks, and outdoor play for the children. Children are to bring their own lunch. Full-day ($40) or half-day ($20) charges will be billed to the student account. Please RSVP to Melanie in the office at 464-8743 or email@example.com by Tuesday, Oct. 9, at 3:30pm if your child/ren would like ASC on Oct. 12.
Parents of seniors, please save the date of Wednesday, Oct. 3 for a special College Night presentation at 6:00pm in the Dragon Room. Learn all about the college admission process, news from the NACAC conference, and the SGS college counseling services designed to help your senior find and gain admission to the right college or university for them. Parents of 11th graders also are welcome to attend.
Senior Ethan Hunter has earned a Letter of Commendation for his high score on the PSAT test from the National Merit Scholarship Corp. Ethan was among the top 50,000 seniors nationwide (out of 1.6 million) who took the PSAT. Congratulations!
SGS students and parents are invited to attend the Exploring College Options event on Monday, Oct. 1 from 7-9pm at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Spokane City Center (322 N Spokane Falls Ct.). Representatives of Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, Pennsylvania, and Stanford universities will provide information on the college admissions process. They suggest arriving 15 to 20 minutes beforehand to complete the sign-in process and find a seat. See the Registration Website or talk to Kerry Clark for more information.
Admissions representatives from several colleges and universities will visit SGS during the coming week. Students need to get released from their classes to attend meetings in the US Library study room with:
> Reed College (11:30am-12:00pm, Wed., Sept. 26)
> Linfield College (11:30am-12:00pm, Thu., Sept. 27)
> Hillsdale College (11:15-11:45am, Mon., Oct 1)
Class and individual pictures will be taken this week on Tuesday, Sept. 18 for grades 6-12 and on Thursday, Sept. 20 for grades K-5. All students will have an individual picture taken for ID cards regardless of whether they order pictures. Students must bring their individualized picture form (with bar code) to present to the photographer on picture day, whether or not they are ordering photos. If ordering, please include payment with the order form.
Latest News | Page 2 | Page 3 | Page 4 | Page 5 | Page 6 | Page 7 | Page 8 | Page 9 | Page 10 | Page 11 | Page 12 | Page 13 | Page 14 | Page 15 | Page 16 | Page 17 | Page 18 | Page 19 | Page 20 | Page 21 | Page 22 | Page 23 | Page 24 | Page 25 | Page 26 | Page 27 | Page 28 | Page 29 | Page 30 | Page 31 | Page 32 | Page 33 | Page 34 | Page 35 | Page 36 | Page 37 | Page 38 | Page 39 | Page 40 | Page 41 | Page 42 | Page 43 | Page 44 | Page 45 | Page 46 | Page 47 | Page 48 | Page 49 | Page 50 | Page 51 | Page 52 | Page 53 | Page 54 | Page 55 | Page 56 | Page 57