Don't forget that our staff and faculty will be working to make our school the best it can be on October 25th. This is a professional development day, and STUDENTS WILL NOT BE IN SCHOOL. Enjoy the time with your family :)
Red Ribbon Week is October 25-29. Since we have a Professional Development Day scheduled for Monday, you get to stay home and wear your PJ's all day long!! The rest of the week, come dressed to show your support to say NO to drugs!
Mrs. Harper's students had a day full of hands on learning yesterday. They were excited to change up the math manipulatives and practice place value! Then they got their hands dirty during a 5 senses pumpkin experiment. So much fun in one day!!
Don't forget - Columbus Day is October 11th. Students and faculty will not be in school. Enjoy the 3 day weekend!
October 5th is Gunter Elementary Spirit Night @ Chick-fil-A in Prosper. Mention Gunter Elementary when you place your order between 5-8 PM. Eat more chicken, and support our kiddos!
Don't forget to purchase tickets to the GIFT Round Up! The event is onOctober 16th @ 7PM. Only 200 Tickets will be sold! Get your tickets now at guntergift.com
Important reminders for the month of October. Please note the Professional Development Day is October 25th. Originally the newsletter had the 24th posted. I apologize for the error.
The October issue of the Tiger Times has been released. If you are not on the email distribution list, you can always find the newsletters at https://www.gunterisd.org/page/newsletter
Due to the storms being forecasted for Friday and Saturday night, we are making the following adjustments to the football games for this week. - Varsity will face off against Bells on Thursday, Sept 30th instead of Friday. The game is tentatively set for 6pm - Junior Varsity and Middle School games have been canceled for Thursday night.
The GES Book Fair is in full swing, and the students are finding so many great things! The GES Book Fair runs September 27-30 and will be set up in the GES Library. Parents are NOT allowed to attend this year, but you can shop virtually or send money with your student. Students will have two different opportunities to visit the book fair with their class, and it is so much fun for them to choose a new book and to pay for it themselves! If you want to know what date/time your student will be attending, please ask your student's teacher. Here is the virtual link for online purchases: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/gunterelementaryschool All proceeds support our library and our PTO... thank you for your support 🙂
With all the pink we saw today, we can't get the craving for Cotton Candy out of our minds! This is just a small sample of all the pink!! Tomorrow is our final Homecoming day. Don't forget to wear your spirit colors... blue, black and white!
It's Book Fair Time! GES Book Fair will be NEXT WEEK - September 27-30, 2021! Parents are NOT allowed to attend this year, but you can shop virtually or send money with your student. Students will have two different opportunities to visit the book fair. If you want to know what date/time your student will be attending, please ask your student's teacher! Here is the virtual link: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/gunterelementaryschool The proceeds support our library and our PTO!!!
Tomorrow is the big day! HOCO 2021! Please don't forget that we have an EARLY RELEASE DAY. 2nd Tier bus routes will run first at 12:30 p.m., and then 1st tier (Elementary Students) will run at 1:00 p.m. Bus riders will be loaded at 12:50 p.m. and Car Line will start right after busses leave at 12:55 p.m. Schedule of events for tomorrow is below: Greatest Show on Turf Friday - Wear Blue and White Friday Activities: 1 PM EARLY RELEASE 1:45 PM Parade Line Up 2:30 PM Parade 4:00 PM Volleyball vs Whitewright 7 PM Coronation 7:30 PM Football Kickoff vs Whitewright
It was "wild" in the GES cafeteria this morning! The cafeteria ladies made this homecoming extra fun by creating games to go along with the theme. Take a look at these cuties decked out in their wild costumes!
There is nothing wrong with your eyes... you are not seeing double! Twin Tuesday was a great success today :)
A great start to HOCO week! GES is decked out in their Mime Monday gear!
Don’t Forget! Early Release Day – September 24th. Students will be released at 1 PM for Homecoming festivities.
HOCO dress up days. September 20-24!
The best way to start your Friday... BREAKFAST BANANA SPLITS in the GES Cafeteria! 🍌
Dress Up Days? Tailgate/Parade sign-ups? Go to https://www.gunterhoco.com for ALL things Gunter HoCo!