GC PTA News
Dear Parents and Families:
Attached you will find the Zoom Link to our May 4th meeting at 7pm!
If you can’t attend the meeting please see the following news to stay up to date on the many events taking place!
To order a YEARBOOK :
Our Scholastic Buy 1, Get 1 FREE* Book Fair is this week! Volunteers are still needed! https://signup.com/go/hiTGaey
Teacher Appreciation Sign up:
The PTA is planning a Staff Appreciation lunch for the Gordon Creek staff on Thursday, May 11th. The Tacos Flacos food truck will be providing tacos. We are in need of some donations from families for supplemental food and drink items. Please label items "Staff Lunch" and drop off to the Gordon Creek office by Wednesday, May 10th. Thank you!
Touch a Truck: May 6th
The Ballston Spa High School National Honor Society is excited to present the 2023 Touch A Truck event! The event will be held at Gordon Creek Elementary on May 6, 2023 from 10:00am - 1:00pm. This family event will offer kids of all ages the opportunity to explore a variety of different vehicles, such as: fire, police, military and construction vehicles. There will be a horn free hour from 10:00am-11:00am. This is a free event and open to surrounding communities.
Spring Fling : May 12th
May 12th from 5:30-7:30 on the front lawn of Gordon Creek!
We are looking for volunteers to help out at some stations!
To alleviate some of the congestion this year we have decided to add in a STEM presentation with a Mad Scientist! We ask that your grade level go into the gym during your designated time for this hands on show. This will allow for shorter lines outside and more fun to be had by all!
5:30-6:15 K,1st,& 2nd gr. Mad Scientist in Gym
6:30-7:15 3rd, 4th,& 5th gr. Mad Scientist in Gym
Free: 5 Blow ups, Music, Open Air Photo Booth, Face Painting, Crafts, Cotton Candy, Balloon Artist, and a Mad Scientist !
Mr. Ding- A- Ling
Smiths Smokeshack Food Truck
Pizza Food Truck
*Students must be accompanied by an adult*
Kids Run / Scottie Stampede
The District’s annual Wellness Day will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2023, at the Wood Road Elementary School complex. The day begins at 7:45am with a check-in for the FREE Kids Color Fun Run which starts at 8:15am. At 8:45am, check-in will begin for the Scotties Stampede 5k and at 9:15am the race will begin with a brand new course that starts and ends in the Wood Road bus loop. Runners and walkers are all invited and welcome to participate! Race registration for the Kids Color Run and the Scotties Stampede 5k can be found HERE.
Special Persons Day
May 16th! More information to follow!
5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony
June 21, 2023 at 10:00 am!
PTA Officers/ Committee 2023-2024 Openings
Are you looking to invest yourself more into the amazing Gordon Creek PTA?
Well you are in luck as we have some openings for the next school year!!
If there is something that has caught your eye, you will be able to sit with the current officer/committee member to see how everything works.
If you are interested or you have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Gordon Creek PTA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: May 4th PTA MTG
Time: May 4, 2023 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting ID: 864 3693 2663
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