May 20 - Kindergarten Orientation
May 20-24 - Multicultural Week
May 27 - Memorial Day - No School
May 29 - Heritage Potluck & Open House (Minimum Day 12:05 Dismissal)
June 1-2 - Book Passage Days
June 7 - Field Day
June 12 - Minimum Day - 12:05 Dismissal
June 13 - Last Day of School - Minimum Day 12:05 Dismissal
June 13 - 5th Grade Promotion - 9:30 am
SHOP THE STORE
Hoodies, T-Shirts, Personalized Sweatshirts, Water Bottles, Hats and more... all available at the store!
AFTER SCHOOL CHILDCARE
After school childcare is provided by the City of San Rafael at the Glenwood site. The Glenwood Children's Center is open Monday-Friday 1:45-6:30 pm. Please call Jocelyn Hallroan at 415-485-3102 with any questions.
Pick Up Your Winning Auction Items!
Merchandise pick-up will be in the Conference Room next to the school office at Glenwood as follows:
Field Day 2013!
Friday, June 7th
Field Day is an end-of-year, all-school, all-day event where parent volunteers are paired with teachers to staff 18 stations of fun and games for the students.
Games include Duck Duck Goose, Water Balloon Toss, Relay Races, Musical Chairs, Tug-of-War... all the classics. The activities will be organized and set up, we just need the help of parent volunteers to run them as well as loads of water balloons!
Want to join us? Please volunteer to help!
School Site Council Parent Survey
Let your voice be heard and make Glenwood even better! Please complete our parent survey at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/B68NWWV
Recognizing Our Classified Support Staff
Celebrate Classified Employees Week!
Classified support staff provide those services that support student learning in every position they hold. Our schools would be unable to function without these invaluable members of our staff. In addition to the performance of their day to day responsibilities, our support staff finds innovative ways to reach out and connect with students. They foster a safe environment, while at the same time reaching out to advance learning. It is obvious our support staff generally care about our students. Please reach out and acknowledge and thank each and every member of our classified staff.
HERITAGE POTLUCK & OPEN HOUSE - WEDNESDAY, MAY 29 (MINIMUM DAY 12:05 DISMISSAL)
Please join us for a Heritage Potluck 5:30-6:30 pm and Open House 6:30-8:00 pm on Wednesday, May 29. Bring a favorite main dish, salad or dessert that represents your family's heritage with plates & utensils, then see all the wonderful things your children have been doing all year in their classrooms! Potluck will be on the primary playground and classrooms will open at 6:30. THIS WILL BE A MINIMUM DAY 12:05 PM DISMISSAL.
PARENT TOUR SCHEDULE
NOTICE: Our last Parent Tour will be on Monday, May 13 at 8:45 am. You are invited to attend our morning gathering in the primary playground, meet with Principal Bob Marcucci, then visit some of our classrooms. No reservations are required. We look forward to meeting you!
Several students, particularly 4th and 5th graders, have expressed an eagerness to learn to play the ukulele. Our music teacher, Kathy Quain, has created a webpage with links of resources of how to learn ukulele. Here it is:
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Expectations and School Rules
These two documents outline the expectations and rules that keep us safe and help us create a positive environment for learning.
Staff -October 2012
The purpose of the Glenwood School Community is to provide every student with a challenging educational program which develops and nurtures self-esteem, intellectual curiosity, independent thinking, and, in the process, creates a happy and productive citizen.
25 West Castlewood Drive
415.485.2430 - Telephone
Principal, Mr. Marcucci
San Rafael City Schools Education Foundation
Zero the Hero Visits Glenwood