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Gilpin County School District Weekly Announcements January 14, 2019

10595 CO 119, Black Hawk, CO 80422



GCHS Students Place Third

A team from Gilpin County High School placed third in the Metro Denver Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge (SMC) which is sponsored by the Bank of America.  Click here to read the full article.

Accreditation Ratings Announced

The Colorado State Board of Education and Education Commissioner Kathy Anthes have announced the 2018 school and district accreditations ratings.  Click here to read the full announcement.

GCHS Cheer Squad places at State

The Gilpin County varsity cheer squad competed in the State Championship this year and placed 7th.  Click here to read full article.

HS Boys Basketball Fundraiser

Come support the HS Boys Basketball team this Sunday, January 20 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Dostal Alley.  All proceeds from food sales (dine-in or take-out) will be donated to the team. The money raised will be used to help pay for the basketball camp that the team will be attending in June.

Gilpin Boosters

Welcome Back!  We hope you all had a wonderful holiday.  Now it’s off and running for the final stretch of the school year.  Our regular monthly meeting will be on Wed., Jan 16 @ 6:30 p.m. in the Atrium.  We will start planning the MS Dances and the HS after prom. We hope to see you there.

We will be opening the concessions stand for the home events this week, see you all there!

Elementary Families

You are invited to attend a FREE workshop to learn how to help your math student at home.  Kathleen Cotter Lawler and Teresa Anderson from RightStarttm Mathematics by Activities for Learning, Inc. will be our presenters.  For more information click the link.

Picture Retakes

Picture retakes will be January 28th.  All new students and any students who may have missed pictures prior will have the opportunity to have their picture taken.  More information will be sent out via email and social media.

Photos Needed

Parents do you have photos of classroom projects, field trips, concerts, school events?  If so, submit them to Catrina Amaya at camaya@gilpin.k12.co.us.  These photos will be used on the District website and Facebook page.  If there is a student in the photo that parents have signed the “no photo authorization,” the photo will not be used.  

District State Assessment Schedule Posted

Students in grades 3 through 8 will be taking the Colorado Measures of Academic Success (CMAS) assessments in the contents of English Language Arts and math (grades 3-8), science (grades 5,8,11), and Social Studies (grade 4).  The testing window is open from April 8 - April 26, 2019. Click the link for the GCSD Assessment Schedule 2019.

Secondary Friday School

Announcing Friday School!  The school district provides homework help and test taking opportunities to students in grades 6 -12 on scheduled Fridays.  The next secondary Friday school is January 25 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. To see the school year schedule, click the link.  

Lunch Menu

January Menu

Late Start

The next late start will be Wednesday, January 23. All students report to school at 9 a.m. Busses will have the same pick-up time, but an hour later. School will dismiss as regularly scheduled at 4 p.m. http://gilpin.k12.co.us/our_district/calendars/late_start_schedule

District Events Calendar http://gilpincsd.ss14.sharpschool.com/our_district/calendars/district_events_calendar

Submit Your Announcement  camaya@gilpin.k12.co.us

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