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  • 06/09/2017 Good afternoon.  This is it!  Just one more week to go.  I know it is cliche to say but it truly is amazing how fast the school year flies by. There is a mandatory full dress rehearsal for Tuesday’s Talent Show in the high school auditorium after school on Monday.  Students are free to leave after they perform.  The Talent Show will begin at 12:30 and run until about 2:15The last week of school is certainly a busy one:MondaySilver Hawk Award Ceremony (1:25) at GHSTuesdayAnnual Talent Show (12:30) at GHSWednesday5th Grade Field Trip to the FlumeThursday6th Grade Field Trip to Canobie Lake ParkFriday8th Grade ...
    Posted Jun 9, 2017, 11:24 AM by Suzanne Bowen
  • 06/02/2017 Good evening.  Just ten more days of school!  These next two weeks, with the anticipation of summer coming, can test teachers’ (and parents’) souls.  Fortunately, I have a wonderful, experienced staff here and our students (your kids) are rock stars. Our 25+ annual 7th Grade Gilford Beach Clean-Up was today and amazed us in two ways:  One, in how fast and hard the kids worked to get the beach cleaned for the upcoming summer and, two, how long they stayed in the cold water!   I have attached three documents to this email.  Two of them regarding the Gilford Got Lunch program; both have to deal with how you can help out the organization, especially by volunteering.  And the third ...
    Posted Jun 5, 2017, 4:12 AM by Suzanne Bowen
  • 05/26/2017 Good afternoon.  During our morning announcements today, I read, "The 3 Holidays Announcement”, to the student body.  This was to acknowledge the sacrifices made by the “Blue” and “Gold” Star military families.  I also explained what the stars represented and took the opportunity to remind the students that this weekend they should keep in their thoughts those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation. Also, two of our students (Nathaniel Poll and Brayden Taylor) created a display honoring veterans and those who died fighting for our country.  It was a representation of a family dinner table with items that symbolized the sacrifices that families make when they send their son/daughter off to war. On Memorial Day, our ...
    Posted May 26, 2017, 11:51 AM by Suzanne Bowen
  • 05/19/2017 Good morning.  Big day in Gilford today with the high school having their Prom and the middle school having our grade 6-8 dance from 7:00-8:30; $5.00 cost.  We wish a safe and fun night for everyone.The second annual Memorial Day 5K race to benefit Camp Resilience will be taking place on May 29th at the Gilford Youth Center.  There will be a “fun run” for smaller children, as well, where there will be supervision and prizes.  The GHS National Honor Society is looking to get as many runners as possible.  Attached is a detailed flyer on the event.On Monday and Tuesday of next week, our 8th graders will be taking their Science NECAP ...
    Posted May 19, 2017, 7:05 AM by Suzanne Bowen
  • 05/10/2017 Good morning.  It is nice to finally see the sun shine today.  This is always a morale booster for both our students and staff!Our annual STEAM/GEEF EXPO will be held at the high school next Wednesday (5/24) from 6:00-7:30.  Come and get inspired and experience hands-on demonstrations celebrating student discoveries and achievements from all three buildings!This Friday, the PTA is holding an Ice Cream Fundraiser (with Jordan’s Ice Cream!) at Funspot from 2:30-9:00.  All people need to do is get yummy ice cream and they will give the PTA a percentage of the ice cream sales.  Friday night is Gilford PTA Night!But before you get your fill ...
    Posted May 15, 2017, 6:43 AM by Suzanne Bowen
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