Principals Update 9/16/19

Attachments

Greenfield-Central School Foundation Red Letter Gala

Cross Country/Track Club information

Area 51 Party 

News

  1. Thanks to everyone who participated in our school-wide fundraiser.  Students can still turn in their money envelopes to the office. Students stopped at stations around the track. The first stop was to sign a “Choose Kind” banner, that is now hanging in the cafeteria.  They also wrote a positive note to a teacher and then to a classmate. The students did a terrific job! We will continue with the theme of “Choose Kind” throughout the year.   
  2. Mr. Anderson is looking for adult volunteers to help run the various booths for the Reality Store for the Preparing for College and Careers classes.  If this sounds like an activity you would like to participate in please reach out to him at sanderson@gcsc.k12.in.us. It would require your assistance for a full school day.  They plan to conduct orientation between 7:30 and 8:00 AM. Lunch will be provided at the Junior High.  
  3. We will be having a 7th-grade choir demonstration concert on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 6 pm in the cafeteria. The concert should last around 30 minutes. There is no admission for this demonstration concert.
  4. Students will have a chance to donate to the Imagination Library this week.  The goal of Imagination Library is to put books in the hands of young children, birth to 5 years old.  Students will be able to donate and put their names on the wall in the cafeteria.
  5. This week is homecoming at the high school.  Our student leaders have established spirit dress-up days for the week.  

Tuesday – Sports Day

Wednesday – Country Day

Thursday – Area 51

Friday – Blue and Gold Day

Clubs and Contacts

Upcoming Dates

  • September 18: 7th-grade choir demonstration
  • September 19: Area 51 Party (sponsored by Student Council)
  • September 26: GCJHS Night at Dairy Queen
  • October 21: GCJHS Night at Jim Dandy
  • October 26: Run3ForDC 5k Run/Walk
  • October 28: Band, Choir and Strings Concert
  • October 29: Picture Retakes
  • October 29 and November 6: Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • November 7: eLearning Day

Here are ways for you to obtain information regarding what’s happening at GCJHS.  

Website http://gcjhs.gcsc.k12.in.us/ 

Twitter- @GCJHS_principal

Facebook Greenfield Central Junior High School

Instagram– gc_jhs

PowerSchool App- Get up-to-date grades for your child, missing or incomplete assignments, attendance and school announcements.  Search for “PowerSchool Mobile” in your App Store. Once you download the app, you can search by school or type in school code 3125.

Athletics

Here is the GCJHS Athletics schedule for September 16-21. 

Monday, Sept. 16th:

  • Cross Country vs. Connersville — 5pm
  • Volleyball vs. Connersville — 5:30pm
  • Girls Soccer @ Mt. Vernon — 5pm
  • Boys Soccer @ Mt. Vernon — 6:15pm  

Tuesday, Sept. 17th: 

  • Tennis @ Heritage Christian — 5:30pm
  • 8th Grade
  • Football @ Mt. Vernon — 5:30pm
  • 7th football vs. Mt. Vernon — 5:30pm

Thursday, Sept. 19th:

  • Girls Soccer vs. Heritage Christian — 5:15pm (A Game)
  • Girls Soccer vs. Heritage Christian — 6:30pm (B Game)
  • Cross Country vs. Stonybrook — 5pm
  • Tennis vs. Creston (Boys’ Only) — 5:30pm
  • Volleyball @ Morristown — 5:30pm
  • Boys Soccer @ Heritage Christian — 5pm

Saturday, Sept. 21st:

  • Volleyball @ Shelbyville — 9am
  • Tennis @ Eastern Hancock — 9am

Reminders

  1. Car rider traffic- Please drop your child off along the curb.  In order to keep all students safe during pick up and drop off, we ask that you only park in the parking lot if you plan to come into the building or the traffic has cleared. 
  2. Lunch Menu
  3. If you would like to bring lunch for your child, please contact the office to reserve a conference room. Students can choose friends to eat in the conference room as well.   
  4. We encourage students to attend athletic events. Any GCJHS student who wears school colors will be admitted for free to our junior high home events.  
  5. We will have two eLearning Days this year, where students will work from home and teachers will keep office hours. The dates are November 7 and February 5.  School days canceled due to weather can also be eLearning days. If this occurs, details will be given in the automated phone call.
  6. Breakfast is available to students every morning before school for $1.75.

Mr. Jack

Principal, Greenfield-Central Junior High School

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