Friday, February 24, 2017

GDW Staff Recognized By D300 Foundation For Educational Excellence

On behalf of the Gary D. Wright Elementary School learning community, I would like to congratulate Mrs. Swiney and Mrs. Morabito on their recent recognition as nominees for the D300 Foundation For Educational Excellence Distinguished Educator and School Employee of the Year Awards.  Mrs. Swiney and Mrs. Morabito will be honored at the upcoming Foundation Award Banquet.  We are so proud of these outstanding women and their dedication to our GDW school community!

Saturday, February 18, 2017

PTO Daddy Daughter Dance

This year's theme for the PTO Daddy Daughter Dance was "A Night With The Stars".  It was a star studded event, where the girls had the opportunity to make a grand entrance on the red carpet.  A huge thank you to the PTO and all of those who volunteered their time and talents to make this event truly special for all in attendance!

Friday, February 17, 2017

GDW Participates In Six Flags Read To Succeed Program

Gary D. Wright Elementary School is proud to be participating in the 31st annual Six Flags Read To Succeed Program.  Read to Succeed is an exciting program that encourages students in grades K-6 to read for enjoyment.  GDW students who complete six hours of recreational reading and submit their program logs by the deadline will earn a free ticket to Six Flags!  As a reminder, the deadline for turning in your child's reading log is Tuesday, February 21, 2017.  It is our hope that by participating in the Six Flags Read To Succeed Program you and your child have been enjoying time spent reading together!

Friday, February 3, 2017

Lost & Found

The Lost & Found area at Gary D. Wright Elementary School is overflowing with items and we could use your assistance in helping lost items reunite with their owners.  Please encourage your children to visit the Lost & Found area, located in our school's lobby to reclaim any missing items.  On February 15, 2017, all unclaimed items will be donated to a local charity.