Entries by Allison Gurn

October 23-26

A Note From Ms. Gurn This week we are starting our new novel, Wonder by R.J. Palacio. Please make sure your child has this book by Monday morning. Parent/teacher conference sign up sheets will be in the office this week. Please sign up, as these meetings are mandatory for effective communication and progress. Please join […]

October 9-13

A Note From Ms. Gurn This week we are preparing for our Living Rosary! Please join us Friday on the soccer field at 9:30 AM. It is a wonderful time in October to celebrate our Blessed Mother, Our Lady of Fatima. I love praying the Rosary with my family. It is such a nice tradition […]

October 2nd-6th

A Note From Ms. Gurn I hope you all are praying for the cooler weather like I am! As October approaches, we are headed towards a busy month! Grandparents day is this Friday. The Scholastic Book Fair is also available in the school library this week. Your child may bring in cash to buy books. […]

September 25-29

A Note From Ms. Gurn   Thank you to all who came to the PTO meeting on Thursday.  Your involvement really makes a difference in the school community. Please be aware that Monday is an early dismissal day at 2:00 pm. There is a yellow field trip form going home in the Tuesday folder. Our […]

September 11-15

A Note From Ms. Gurn   Our MAP testing is finished! I am very proud of the hard work and patience your children put forth last Wednesday. This week will be a busy one as our “firsts” are behind us. Remember to check your child’s assignment pads for daily homework and weekly quizzes and tests. […]

September 5-8

A Note From Ms. Gurn   I am very proud of the diligent work the fifth graders have shown during these first full weeks of school. Last Wednesday they said, “It feels like we’ve already been here for two months!” They are adjusting very well to the curriculum and expectations. Let’s keep it up. Also, […]

August 28-September 1

A Note From Ms. Gurn Welcome to fifth grade! Each week, I will have the newsletter posted before Monday morning of the new week. Here you will find the lesson topics I will teach as well as quiz, test, and project due dates. Be sure to scroll down to see Important Reminders and Events. Please […]

Rising Fifth Graders- Summer Reading/Supply List

Rising Fifth Grade Parents:  I am very excited to teach your child next year! Your child will complete the Summer Bridge workbook Grade 5, read two novels, and complete one project this summer. All hard copies of the information were sent home inside your child’s report card. Please email me if you have any questions […]

May 30-June 2

A Note From Ms. Gurn I can not believe I just typed “June” in this week’s newsletter title. We are in the last week of school! I am overcome with emotion when I think about all the love, laughter and learning had in Room 202 this year. Please join us on Friday at 10:00 am […]

May 14-19

A Note From Ms. Gurn Please join us Monday morning at 8:15 am in the church for our annual May Procession and Rosary. Let’s ask the Blessed Mother to guide us as we begin the last few weeks of the school year together. **MONDAY= EARLY DISMISSAL @ 2:00 pm ** Please remember our service project […]