Mon, 2/2/15-Team Up Against Bullies (Wear your team jersey), Tues, 2/3/15 - Mix It Up (Wear mismatched clothing and sit with new friends at lunch), Wed, 2/4/15-Warm Up to a Good Friend (Wear warm ups), Thurs, 2/5/15 - Be a Superhero, Stand Up to Bullies (Wear a superhero t-shirt), Fri, 2/6/15-Hats Off to Hate (Wear your favorite hat to school).
Get ready to smile - Spring & Class Group Picture Day! Don't be late - class pictures start at 8:00 a.m.! The background selection sheet for individual pictures/class picture order form will be sent home a week before. Class picture money is due on Thursday if you wish to purchase one. Individual portraits do not have to be paid for until the proof packages are sent home at a later date.
Check online in August 2014 to fill out the volunteer background check form for the 2014-2015 school year! A new application must be submitted EVERY school year. From the Carver website, go to "For Parents," click on "Volunteer Background Check," click on "FastTrack Online Application/Background Check," select "Volunteer 2014-2015," click on "Apply for Selected Positions." You can log in using your existing account or set up a new profile if this is your first time to apply and fill in the required information. The confirmation process may take several days, so please go ahead and complete the background check as soon as it becomes available in August.
Construction is nearly complete on the new elementary located at 4901 Scenic Lake Drive, which is scheduled to open in August 2015. With a new school comes the need for new attendance zones.
On Friday, January 30th from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM, the Benold Middle School Orchestra invites you to tour their new orchestra hall.
Georgetown ISD is conducting an online surplus auction that is open to the public.
Georgetown Council of PTAs hosted the GISD Elementary and Middle School Academic UIL contests last week. The event was a great success and included a visit and address from Superintendent Fred Brent.
Georgetown ISD is gearing up for its 12th annual Food Show & Taste Testing, which will be held Wednesday, January 21 from 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. at the Benold Middle School cafeteria.