News & Information

The mission of the Granite Falls School District is to inspire and facilitate a passion for life-long learning and the pursuit of excellence in every student, every day.


Important Dates:
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL:

1st-6th grade, 9th grade & Full Day ECEAP: September 6
7th, 8th & 10th-12th grade: September 7
Crossroads HS: September 11
Kindergarten September 12
ECEAP Half Day & Developmental Preschool: September 18

SCHEDULE PICK-UP DATES/TIMES:

MS 6th-8th grade August 21
HS Seniors (8-11am) August 28
HS Juniors (12-2pm) August 28
HS Sophomores (8-11am) August 29
HS Freshman (12-2pm) August 29

ATHLETICS BEGIN:

HS Athletic Sign-ups August 15
HS Football Begins August 16
HS Volleyball, Cross Country & Girls Soccer Begins August 21
MS Athletic Sign-ups August 24

 


NEW IN 2017-2018
New Student Enrollment is now available online! Save a trip to the school office and update your student’s information, or enroll a new student, directly from your own computer or electronic device using the Skyward Access System. Current Student Registration is available on Skyward Family Access. Use your existing login and password to log-in to the system in order to update forms and information.


Emergency Substitute Professional Development
Do you have your Bachelor’s Degree and love to teach!! Here is the perfect opportunity for you!
The Northwest Educational Service District 189 will be hosting a two-day workshop on several different dates. Please see the flyer for more specific information on the workshops and contact the Granite Falls School District Human Resources office if you are interested in subbing for the Granite Falls School District, 360-691-7717.


Free Summer Lunch Program
Starting on June 21st and running through August 25th from 12-1pm the Summer Food Service Program will be serving FREE meals to children ages 1-18 at the Granite Falls Middle School Cafeteria. For more information contact Viki Perrault at 360-283-4310.

Accelerated Reader Available Over Summer
Accelerated Reader (AR) will be available during the Granite Falls School District Summer Lunch Program (Literacy @ Lunch!). All GFSD students grades K-6th grade are invited to participate! Help your child retain their reading skills over the summer by reading books and taking AR quizzes.

Reading Corps Positions (Full Time)
Are you looking for a full time job working in Granite Falls? The Washington Reading Corps has full time positions available! These positions are focused on improving the literacy of children in our community, directly in collaboration with the school district. For more information and to apply, visit the following links: MCE Application and MWE Application.

Congratulations Employees of the Year:
Congratulations to those staff members who were recognized at the staff banquet. The winners for this years awards were: Classified Employee of the year: Jackie Woolman-Morgan, Certificated Employee of the Year: Tracy Orr, Rookies of the Year: Jennifer Harmon & Kaitlan Howell! Thank you to all staff and volunteers for a great 2016-2017 school year!

We Have Gone Live!! New Options for Online Donations
If you would like to make a donation to several of the scholarship options, ASB, or ECO Car, donations can be made at: http://granitefalls.revtrak.net/ . If you are a club interested in setting up an account to receive donations, please contact Linda Briggs at lbriggs@gfalls.wednet.edu or 360-691-7717.

Mentor Program Looking for Mentors
We have several students that are on a waiting list.  Do you have an extra 30-45 minutes a week? Do you want to give back to your community? Become a mentor! The primary role of a mentor is to promote positive self-esteem and success in school.  A mentor is a role model that listens, encourages, and guides.  Contact Kayla Lehman at 360-283-4353 for more information. Join the Mentor Program! For an informational brochure, go here

 

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