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SCHOOL HOURS

Special Education Preschool

Monday-Friday  8:10-11:30

 

Kindergarten

Monday-Friday 8:10-1:05

 

Grades 1st - 6th

Mon, Tues, Wed & Fri  8:10-2:39

Thurs 8:10-1:05

School Calendar

Today: 7/22/14

APEX Funrun

PTA News

Have you filled out your family volunteer form yet? Just a few hours from every family will help us do amazing things. Fill out the form now at http://goo.gl/LBBkXc .

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Universal School Phrases

Bathroom: Go/Flush/Wash/Leave

Line Up Walking on Campus: Hair/Stare/Walk/Not Talk

Fire Drill: Silent/Calm/Walk/Sit/Listen

Buying Lunch: Wait/Get/Sit

Assembly-Check Your 5: Body/Brains/Eyes/Ears/Mouth

Leaving Lunch:  Get the OK/Trash or Tray/On Your Way/Then Play

Peaceful Playground: Walk/Talk/Rock,Paper,Scissors

Earthquake Drill: Drop/Cover/Hold

Dress Code: Plan before bed/check the rules/look in the mirror/leave for school

Dress Code: Check your shirt/check your shorts/check your shoes/ then cruise

Bullying

Bullying Definition-- The actions of a student are INTENTIONAL, REPEATED, and HURTFUL acts, words, or other behavior which occurs in a relationship where there is an IMBALANCE OF POWER.

Please know that the teachers and administration take "bullying" incidents very seriously.  And want to remind you that there is a difference between playground conflicts and "bullying".

SVUSD

SVUSD does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnic group, race, ancestry, national origin, religion, color or disability in any program or activity. 

 

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Upcoming Events

August 19th school resumes

"Music Man" coming to Garden Grove for the 2014-2015 school year.

Music with an academic common core focus for all grade levels.  Craig Newton will be at Garden Grove for 10 sessions each semester. Lessons include: What's the connection between country and western music and an Irish jig? Where was the drum invented, and what music resulted from this? What was the 1850's equivalent of a rock concert?

 

These are some of the questions that Craig Newton answers or explores , as he carries the audience from the roots of American music -- English-Irish-Scottish folk songs -- to the present day scene of rock, pop, and more. To make the music come alive, Craig uses a variety of instruments including acoustic and electric guitars, mandolin, banjo, flute, tin whistle, harmonica, trombone, and others. Using sing-alongs and fun songs, Craig lets the audience experience the different styles of music that make up "American Music".

Thank you PTA!

Garden Grove's Got Talent!

 

 


 

Look at what people are saying about our school at www.greatschools.org !  Write your own review! 

 

Champs at School (GROWL)

Get started with a positive attitude

 

Respect yourself and others

 

Offer kindness and encouragement

 

Work hard and be responsible

 

Listen and learn

Peaceful Playground

Peaceful Playground is a new program that was purchased with part of last year’s jog-a-thon money.  It has several components that have made it successful, and we believe that Garden Grove is the FIRST in Simi Valley to purchase the program rights.  Peaceful Playground is designed to put an end to most playground conflicts that take the fun out of games, while teaching students important life skills. Six key principles of a Peaceful Playground include:

  1. Teaching students a consistent universal set of rules so that there are fewer disagreements
  2. Teaching new games to all students so there are more choices. (Check out Four Corners!)
  3. Teaching all students skills to solve conflicts (walk/talk/rock, paper, scissors)
  4. Providing adequate equipment (new equipment has been purchased for each grade level)
  5. Providing universal consistent expectations and positive reinforcement for good sportsmanship
  6. Marking the playground with new age appropriate games (more to be completed soon)
 
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DONATIONS & GRANTS

THANK YOU!

Simi Valley Education Foundation

Garden Grove PTA

Cliff Akers Printing

Cornerstone Photography

Rocky Peak All Service

Target

Cornerstone

Wells Fargo

PTA Arts Attack

McDonald's on Tapo Canyon

Zonta ...more

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LIBRARY INFORMATION

Discovery Opportunities at Garden Grove

Principal Feinstein

Principal Feinstein

Principal's Note

As a CHAMPS school, "Every day is a GROWL of a day!"

This has been a truly amazing year and I feel fortunate to be part of the Garden Grove community consisting of enthusiastic, well-trained staff ...more

Garden Grove's Wish List

Paper

Soccer Balls

Basket Balls

Volleyballs