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.
HS Food Drive & Giving Tree 2017
Giving Trees are now set up in schools across Granite Falls, come choose a tag and shop for a child in need!
The Granite Falls School District Food Drive is an organization that provides food and gifts for more than 200 families in need in the Granite Falls area. The High School advisers for this organization include Eric Dinwiddie, Trudy Sullivan, and Ernie Nihi. However, student coordinators hold the responsibility of ensuring that all families receive what’s needed.
Our goal this year is to collect 20,000 food items and $10,000. All donations will go to local families-in-need. The GFSD Food Drive helps change the lives of those within our community.
If you are a business or individual who is interested in donating food, money, or toys to the Granite Falls School District Food Drive, please contact us via e-mail or phone call: email@example.com or 360.691.7713. You can also visit our website www.gfsdfooddrive.com. Our goals are high, but obtainable with YOUR generosity.
This year we encourage you to remember that one donation can have a huge effect. Your love can change the world!
CONGRATULATIONS SUCCESS IN EDUCATION WINNERS!!
The District announces its 1st quarter ‘Success in Education’ award winners! Congratulations to High School winners: Josiah Mace, Michaela Heuslein, Mickayla Lindquist and Taylor Middleton; Middle School winners: Makoto Kaburagi, Alyssa Johnson, & Jenny Gill; MCE winners: Jacob Hepworth, Blair Johnson & Nevaeh Sundin; MWE winners: Damien Reining & Julia Munn. The award represents students that show an understanding of the importance of education and provide a committed, excellent service to other students, staff members, or the community. Candidates were nominated by staff and selected by the school’s administrative team.
The district announces its 1st quarter certificated and classified staff ‘Success in Education’ awards. The employee award recognizes staff members for creating a thoughtful and exemplary learning environment through committed, excellent service to our schools. The 1st quarter certificated staff winner is: Shawn Bennison; Classified staff winner is: Curtis Sullivan. All candidates were nominated by staff and selected by the district’s administrative team. The winners were announced at the board meeting on November 1, 2017.
New To the Area? Don’t forget to enroll your student.
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.
Also, don’t forget to update your address or register to vote at: https://snohomishcountywa.gov/224/Elections-Voter-Registration.
October 9, 2017 is the last date to update your information for the November 7 General Election.
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.
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 Mayra Ontiveros at firstname.lastname@example.org 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 Dupler at 360-283-4353 for more information. Join the Mentor Program! For an informational brochure, go here.
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