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  •  winter animals with 3-5 dance info

    3-5 Winter Dance

    SAVE THE DATES!!! K-2 Winter Dance - Thursday, December 8th 3-5 Winter Dance - Thursday, December 15th More information forthcoming...parent letter with specific details!

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  •   Winter animals with K-2 December 8 Winter dance information

    K-2 Winter Dance

    SAVE THE DATES!!! K-2 Winter Dance - Thursday, December 8th 3-5 Winter Dance - Thursday, December 15th More information forthcoming...parent letter with specific details!

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  • FALL BOOK FAIR is coming soon!  Start Date: Tuesday, November 1 End Day: Monday, November 7

    Book Fair is Coming!

    Simkins Elementary FALL BOOK FAIR is this week!  Start Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2022 End Day: Monday, November 7, 2022 Students will shop during their Media specials time. Family Night will be held on Thursday, November 3, 2022 from 2:45 pm - 6:00 pm!! Come shop with us!!

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  • The Simkins Elementary School Store is open for Simkins Gear!

    The Simkins Elementary School Store is open for Simkins Gear! Click the link below: https://fall2022simkinsspiritwear.itemorder.com Please note that this is for adult spirit wear sales only. This shirt sale is not intended for students!! The store will close (final orders) on Monday, November 14 at 11:59 pm!!

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  •  Save the Date PTA Meeting Monday October 10 2022 from 5:30 to 6:30

    Save the Date - PTA Meeting

    Save the Date PTA Meeting Monday October 10 2022 from 5:30 to 6:30

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  •  Claer bag policy found at: https://www.gcsnc.com/Page/83593

    FYI: The clear-bag policy for athletic contests that begins this Friday, September 23.

    Starting on Friday, Sept. 23, purses, backpacks and other traditional bags will not be allowed at sporting events on our campus. Acceptable bags must be made of clear plastic or vinyl, including gallon-sized or smaller zip storage bags. Small clutch bags, diaper bags and bags used for medical supplies will be allowed but will be subject to inspection. More information about this process can be found at www.gcsnc.com/athletics.

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  •  PTA meeting in media center on Monday September 12 at 5:30

    PTA Meeting - Monday at 5:30 PM - Please join us!

    Please join us for the Simkins' PTA Meeting!! Date: Monday, September 12, 2022 Time: 5:30-6:30 pm Location: Simkins Media Center

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  •  Simkins start with Hello week

    Start With Hello Week (Sept. 12th-16th)

    Start with Hello is an initiative that teaches students the skills they need to reach out and include those who may be dealing with social isolation and create a culture of inclusion and connectedness within their school. To promote Start with Hello week we will be participating in a few activities throughout the week.

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  •  Open House 2022 Wednesday, August 24th - 5:00 - 7:00 pm ***We ask that your arrive according to you

    Simkins Open House

    Open House 2022 Wednesday, August 24th - 5:00 - 7:00 pm ***We ask that your arrive according to your scholar's last name**** Last name starts with A- M : 5:00 - 6:00 pm Last name starts with N - Z: 6:00 - 7:00 pm See you soon!!

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  •  Supply list

    5th Grade Simkins School Supply List

    Wondering what your 5th grade child needs for back to school? The Simkins 5th grade list is available!

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  • GCS School Supply List 2022-2023

    GCS 2022-2023 School Supply list

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  • summer calendars by grade with beach, sun, and ball

    Summer Calendars by Grade Level

    Complete all three calendars for your grade level and bring them back the first day of school. All participants will have a popsicle party for working hard over the summer to stay sharp!

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  •  Kindergarten Early Open House - Enroll Now with school supply images

    Kindergarten Early Open House - Enroll Now

    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM on July 20, July 21, and July 27 ______________________ 10:00 AM-12:00 PM on July 28

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  •  Save the Date STEM night - May 12, 2022

    STEM Night - May 12, 2022 at 6 PM

    Tonight is our Virtual STEM Night!  At 6:00pm we will start out with our Title 1 Parent Meeting, and then we will preview the activities and provide instructions for completing them as a family.  You may choose to complete them tonight or at another time; remember, we would love to see pictures!

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  •  field day june 1 kids outside jumping

    Field Day - June 1

    Due to the inclement weather expected on Friday 5/13, Field Day will be moved to Wednesday, June 1st. For planning purposes, even if the forecast changes between now and Friday, we are changing the date. Please mark your calendars and plan to enjoy all of the FUN of Field Day on Wednesday, June 1st. Thanks. 😊

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  •  Summer reading is jawsome! book beach and shark

    2022 Summer Reading Challenge

    GCS wants students to keep reading over Summer Break! Rising PreK-12th grade students can record the minutes they read over the break and turn in a reading log to their school library media coordinator in the fall for an opportunity to earn a ticket to a Kersey Valley attraction.

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  • Kid's Heart Challenge with heart and jump ropes

    Kids Heart Challenge

    Kids Heart Challenge kick off starts this week, 3/14 - 3/18! Your student will learn about heart, brain, and vascular health, and meet kids with special hearts! We are having a Grade Level challenge to see which class can win the Healthiest Kids Award and receive school supplies.

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  •  US Map in Blus with words "Read Across America"

    Read Across America Week

    Tuesday: "Two readers are better than one" day: Twin day Wednesday: Read Across America Day: "Wear your comfy 'reading' clothes' day Thursday: "Star Reader Day" Wear Stars Friday: "Dress like your favorite book character" day

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  •  Mr. Zimmerman giving Mrs. Larson flowers

    Congratulations to our 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Andrea Larson!!!

    Mrs. Larson, a 3rd grade teacher, was named the Simkins Elementary 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year! Congratulations to Mrs. Larson and a big thank you for everything you do!

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  •  Text saying Black History Month with Martin Luther King, Jr. image

    Black History Month Family Engagement Night - Spaghetti Dinner Images

    We celebrated the culmination of Black History Month by supplying all Simkins students with a spaghetti dinner “kit” to share with their family on Dr. George C. Simkins day—Thursday, February 24th. Each student was also given an activity book for families to work on together.  Check out the images HERE!

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