Garden Grove Families,
Thank you for your Move-a-Thon support!
Your donations to the Move-a-thon go directly to the classroom . Classrooms are purchasing art supplies including construction paper, pencils, glue sticks, paper, head phones for chrome books, dry erase markers, folders, spiral notebooks, and any other supplies the students need.
The link for parents and students to do the practice tests for the state assessments is available under "Important Information for Parents" on this website.
Peaceful Playground is at Garden Grove!
Peaceful Playground is a playground system that is designed to put an end to most playground conflicts. Peaceful Playground teaches students important life skills using these six key principles:
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".
Universal School Phrases
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
GOLDEN PAW AWARDS
Garden Grove is proud of the weekly classroom awards earned by students that exemplify the philosophy of Garden Grove IMPACT Academy. Student recipients are eligible for a monthly drawing to earn "Time with the Principal" and a "Golden Paw Spirit Stick".Students who demonstrate exemplar behavior in one of 4 categories weekly are able to earn a Golden Paw Award – Teachers will give tickets weekly, and students come to the office and put their ticket in the appropriate container.
Every month one recipient from each of the four categories is randomly chosen to spend time with the Principal and they receive the Golden Paw Spirit Stick and their name on the web page.
Garden Grove IMPACT Academy
Math, Science, Art
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
Key thoughts from the Principal
Attendance is important, please arrive before the 8:10 bell. I have attached an article on 15 ways to get your child to school on time. http://www.babycenter.com/101_15-tips-for-getting-the-kids-out-t ...more
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.
NEW SCHOOL HOURS 2016-2017 School Year
Grades K- 6th
Mon, Tues, Wed & Fri 8:10-2:40
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Garden Grove Families, Thank you for your Move-a-Thon support!
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Garden Grove Staff 2016-2017 school year
Sarah Miller, President
Kim Pusl, 2nd VP
Maria Lawrence, 3rd VP
Sarah Gerber, Treasurer
Patty Buffaloe, Secretary
Mindy Gallo, Parliamentarian
Mrs. Horn, Teacher Representative
THANK YOU! DONATIONS & GRANTS
Simi Valley Kiwanisonline
Simi Valley Education Foundation
City Auto Body
Garden Grove PTA
Kenny Miller, ThumbPrint
Rocky Peak All Service (3 years)
Bryant Lawrence, Eagle ...more