Don't feel like cooking this Wednesday, Jan. 28? Then order in at Francesca and support GRHS Ice Hockey. You can order from this menu or order from Francesca's regular menu. Fifteen percent of sales will be donated back to GRHS hockey. Don't forget to mention GR Hockey when paying!
GRHS parents: Stop by or send your student to the vice principal's office to pick up your handbook if you have not already received it.
Celebrate Valentine's Day weekend with musical extravaganza Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," presented by GRHS. Performances are 7 p.m. Feb. 12-14 in the auditorium.
The stage will be transformed into a fairy tale land beyond imagination to bring to life one of Broadway's greatest family musicals. The directors have pulled out all the stops with extravagant sets, magical costumes, and special effects from illusionist Rob Lake. Share this special Disney experience with the entire family! Valentine's Day will be in the air in the lobby with roses (both real and chocolate), delicious baked goods and character picture shots right on stage with our cast of characters! All will be available for purchase before the show, at intermission and post-performance.
Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students and senior citizens, and on sale in the Hamilton Lobby from 2:45-4 p.m. Feb. 4-6; 7-8:30 p.m. Feb. 4 and Feb. 9; and 10:30 a.m. to noon Feb. 9-11. Tickets also can be reserved beginning Feb. 3 by emailing GRHSBeautyTickets@gmail.com. Tickets will be sold at the door 30 minutes prior to each show.
“The Well-Balanced Student” with Dr. Denise Pope, senior lecturer at the Stanford University School of Education, is being presented at 7 p.m. March 2 in the auditorium. Admission is free.
Dr. Pope is co-founder of Challenge Success, a research and intervention project that provides schools and families with the tools they need to raise healthy, motivated students. She lectures nationally on parenting techniques and pedagogical strategies to increase student well-being, engagement with learning and integrity.
“The Well-Balanced Child” examines the tensions that can occur between students, parents and educators over issues such as homework, grades, and the culture of competition. The audience will hear research-based strategies designed to create healthier home and school environments for children.
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Box Tops collection boxes are available in the GRMS and GRHS main offices. Clipped Box Tops logos can be dropped off anytime during the year. See boxtops4education.com for more information about the fundraising program.
The remaining Federated HSA meetings for the 2014-2015 school year are scheduled for:
March 18 at 7 p.m. at Central School.
May 19 at 9 a.m. at Hamilton School.