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Friday, November 28, 2014

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  • Good news
     
    Congratulations to Ms. Luzdary Chamorro for receiving a 2014 Recognition In Science Education (RISE) award from the Virginia Association of Science Teachers (VAST). Ms. Chamorro was recognized for advancing excellence in science education in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The award was presented at the annual VAST Professional Development Institute in Roanoke last week. Ms. Chamorro was also recognized by Senator Mark Warner.
     
     Ms. Chamorro  award
     
     
    Latino Leadership Youth Conference 
    Congratulations to Ms. Marlene Cordero and the GMS students who participated in the Latino Leadership Youth Conference on November 21!
     
    LLYC  
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  • The book fair may be over, but you can still buy books!
     
    Online sales:
    Can't make it to the fair? You can also shop online through November 29. Check out our book fair website for more information and online sales.
     
     
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    Digital Learning@APS
     
    Arlington Public Schools has created an online resource to help parents and community members learn more about Digital Learning in APS and the imminent rollout of devices to students. In order for 6th grade students to use their devices, parents of 6th graders must fill out this form, providing us with your email address and your student's ID number.
     
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Family News

  • CSEW  Hour of Code
    Celebrate Computer Science Education Week with an Hour of Code. Come to room G14 on December 8 during PM1 and PM2 and try your hand at coding! Parent volunteers would be welcome to join us! For more information, visit hourofcode.com.
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  • Book Fair                                 book fair                                           
    The book fair may be over, but you can still shop online through November 29. Do your holiday shopping from home and support GMS at the same time!
     
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  • National Junior Honor Society
    NJHS members click here, and use this link to record your NJHS service hours.
    NJHS  
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  • Life After Gunston
    Where will your student go after Gunston? Important dates for the transition to high school are now available. 
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  • ParentVUE & StudentVUE Help
    Need help finding posted assignments and grades? Click here for assistance with ParentVUE and StudentVUE.
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  • The Adolescent Brain and Succeeding in Middle School
    Did you miss it the first time or just want to see it again? Now you can view Mr. Leopold's presentation about the adolescent brain and helping your child to succeed in middle school.
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