2019/20 School Year Events

Legend: GSB eventsGSB is closed

September 39:50am Welcome Ceremony, First School Day
September 125:30-6pm Grades 5/6 Middle School Graduation
September 126-8:30pm Grades K-7 Curriculum Night
September 22Oktoberfest
September 27Staff development, school closed
September 30Rosh Hashanah, GSB is closed
October 1Rosh Hashanah, GSB is closed
October 7Grades K-2, Sports Day
October 9Yom Kippur, school closed
October 10Grades 3-7, Sports Day
October 14Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day, school closed
October 15-18Weekly student presentations begin this week
October 21Staff development, school closed
Oct 22 – Nov 1Parent/Teacher Conferences
October 31Halloween in school
Nov 4 – Nov 8Fall break, school closed
November 15Grade 5 American Museum of Natural History sleepover
November 28-30Thanksgiving, GSB is closed
Nov, date TBDGSB Info Night
DecemberProject Week K-5; The Courage to Dream
Dec, date TBD 6-7pm Grades 3-5, Winter Celebration
Dec, date TBD6-7pm Grades K-2, Winter Celebration
December 18Reading Day/Pajama Day
Dec 23 – Jan 3Winter break, school closed
Jan, date TBDGrades 6/7, PAW (Performing Arts Workshop) presentation
January 20Martin Luther King Jr Day, school closed
January 31Report Card Day
FebruaryBlack History month projects, dates vary
February 3Kindness Initiative: “Have You Filled a Bucket Today?”
February 14Staff Development, Galli workshops for students
Feb 17 – Feb 21Winter break, school closed
MarchGrades K-5 Project Week: Our Planet, Our Home
March/AprilGrades K-2 Project Week Celebration
March/AprilGrades 3-5 Project Week Celebration
April 1 – April 8Parent/Teacher conferences
April 9 – April 17Spring break, school closed
April, date TBDMiddle School Mix & Mingle, Grade 4/5 families
April 22Earth Day activities
April, date TBDSpring Fling
May 6 – May 8Grade 6 Frost Valley Overnight Field Trip
May 129-10am Grades K-7 Open Mic,
May 14GSB Gala
May, date TBDGrades 6/7 PAW presentation
May 25Memorial Day, school closed
May 29Staff Development/Shavuot, school closed
Spring, date TBDGrade 7 overnight trip
June 1410-11am Incoming K families Meet & Greet,
June 16Grades K-7, Arts Fest
June 17Last homework assignment given
June 19Summer homework given to Grades 1-7 in main subjects
June 253:30 – 7pm GSB family picnic
June 26Report Card Day
June 29 – July 2Academic revision, projects
June 29Grades K-2, Sports Day
July 1Grades 3-7, Sports Day
July 2School ends at 3:30pm, last official school day
July 6 – Sept 4GSB summer camp
Sept 8First Day of School for the 2020/2021 year!