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Garfield

Elementary School

OSD News & Notes: November 21, 2014

In this week’s News & Notes RES teacher-librarian Jean Schuna introduces QR codes to students, Riana Hoagland honored by YWCA as ‘Young Woman of Achievement’, Madison cooking cart makes a appearance in Mrs. Majors class…and much, much more!

Published: 2014-11-21

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Inclement Weather? Here's Where to Find Information

It’s getting to be that time of year when weather incidents can change school schedules. Click below to read our “Snow Bulletin” that includes information about how to find out if there’s a schedule change (page 1) AND snow bus routes (page 2).

Published: 2014-11-10

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Free Tutoring Available for Low-Income Families

Under the federal No Child Left Behind Act, low-income students attending Title I schools in certain “steps of improvement” are entitled to “Supplemental Educational Services,” meaning free tutoring services for their child. Low-income families at Garfield Elementary qualify for this service. The sign-up window is open until Dec. 19, 2014. For more information or to apply, click on the links below. 

Published: 2014-11-19

Interested in Referring a 2nd-4th Grade Student for Highly Capable Services?

You’re invited to attend a meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 3 from 6-7 p.m. at the Knox Administrative Center to learn more. Topics will include the student referral/screening/selection procedure, elementary grade level service options, and a review of revisions to state regulations regarding highly capable students. For more information about Highly Capable services, click here. For more information about the meeting, click on the link below. 

Published: 2014-11-13

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Elementary Math - Welcome to Bridges!

In 2014 the Olympia School District adopted a new elementary math curriculum called Bridges in Mathematics. The program has a host of tools for families to use at home to support their student(s) in math. To access those resources click on the link below. 

Published: 2014-09-17

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