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Fall Festival on Oct. 5th
The GRE Fall Festival is Friday, October 5 from 6:00-8:30pm at Leeds Farm Leeds Farm advance purchase form and payment is due Friday, Sept 28. If you miss this deadline no worries! Admission can be purchased the night of the event - $10 per person (CASH OR CHECK ONLY). We still have volunteer slots that need to be filled. Please consider signing up to help at the bake sale table, bonfire and/or registration. We really need your assistance to help make this event run smoothly. Thank you! Please sign up to volunteer HERE.
 
Please see the attached flyer for more information.
 
Tiger Trunk Birthday Club

To celebrate your child's birthday, you can purchase birthday gift certificates for your child's entire class! Certificates are in the denominations of $.50, $1.00, or $2.00.   Birthday certificates are administered to all the students in the class and they can spend them on Friday at the Tiger Trunk. Visit the school office to purchase certificates for your child's class. Please bring exact change or a check made out to the GRE PTO. The office will let you know how many students are in your child's class.
 
DCS Volunteer Policy
As a Volunteer, Do I Need to Complete a Background Check?
 
You WILL NOT need a background check if you: 
Are in the presence of a Dublin City Schools employee while with students
Volunteer to help with a class party or other one time events
Sell tickets at a school event (athletics, drama, etc.)
Volunteer in the office
Make copies or perform duties/special projects for the school
 
You WILL need a background check if you:
Will be working with students while not in the presence of a Dublin City Schools employee
Volunteer in a classroom, the cafeteria, or on the playground on a recurring basis
Attend school field trips, band camps, etc.
Are a volunteer coach
 
Click HERE to begin the background check process. It only takes 5 minutes. If you have gone through the online BIB Background check process and have received your personalized identification card, we would like you to start wearing it when volunteering at GRE. Please stop by the GRE Office to pick up a badge holder and clip for your volunteer badge and you can wear that instead of a volunteer sticker. If you have not gone through the background check process, please consider taking a moment to do this at https://bib.com/secureVolunteer/Dublin-City-Schools/
 
Metro Park Fall Celebration on Sept. 30th
Join the Glacier Ridge Metro Park for their second annual fall celebration. This celebration is all things local to Jerome Township farming, cultural history, and the fruits of the farming harvest. They will offer face painting, hay wagon rides, games, archery, bees and honey harvesting, the Turtle Lady, smores and Icees, Jerome Twp. Fire Department, a fairy walk, and more. This year, the event is being held on Sunday, September 30 from 1-4pm. 
Student created Lego Structure Creativity and Collaboration in the Library

Architecture has been the theme and inspiration in the discovery zone of the library these last couple of weeks!  After learning more about this topic through the library mini-lessons, many students have chosen to try it out for themselves with materials such as  Legos or Magnetix.   Students have worked together to create various structures that are now displayed around the library.   The discovery zone in the library contains a large variety of hands on materials that support students in their creative and flexible thinking.  While some students engaged in creating their own architecture, others explored coding activities and games that provided different problem solving opportunities.  

 
Levy bucket graphic Dr. Hoadley explains Issue 5
Check out Dr. Hoadley's new video to learn more about the specifics of Issue 5. 
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Glacier Ridge Elementary
Principal:
Pete Kurty
7175 Glacier Ridge Blvd
Dublin, OH 43017
Phone: 614-733-0012
Fax: 614-718-8791
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