Greenwood Elementary School

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The right to request info about your child's teacher

As a parent in a Title I school, ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act) allows you to request information about your child’s teacher. Every school system that receives Title I funds must ensure that all teachers were highly qualified. Continual and constant communications between educators, parents, and the community should always be an integral component of the school program. The reform of this law gives you the right to ask for and receive information about the professional qualifications of your child’s classroom teacher
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GES Spelling Bee Winners

Greenwood Elementary's spelling bee was be held on Friday, January 27th, at 9:00 a.m. for students in grades 3-5. Fifth grader, Alexis Brown (pictured on the left) was chosen to represent our school at the regional spelling bee at UMES on Saturday, March 5th, at 10:00 a.m. Aniyah Jones (pictured on the right) was chosen as the First Runner up in the competition.
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Read Across Greenwood!

In celebration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday on March 2nd, our school will be participating in “Read Across Greenwood” for the month of March. We are encouraging our students to read 30 minutes for 30 days, by filling out the reading log that was sent home or clicking on above wording "Read Across Greenwood" to print your own copy. At the end of the month, students should return their completed log and be treated to a special reading event at our school.
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School Uniform Guidelines

Somerset County Public School Board of Education will continue with mandatory school uniforms for all schools. All students are required to dress in uniforms daily unless it is a designated casual or dress for success day. Note: See policy #600-12 for additional requirements
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