GWMS e*news - September 27th
Updated: Oct 11, 2022
Dear Parents, Guardians and GW Staff:
Parenting in the Digital Age and Social Media Awareness Last Monday, GW held grade level assemblies on Social Media Awareness, Internet Safety and Cyberbullying led by Melissa Straub of High Impact Youth Training Solutions. All parents are invited and encouraged to attend the Parent Presentation on September 29th at 6:30pm in the BF Auditorium. This event is being co-sponsored by the GW and BF HSA’s.
HSA Dues & Online Directory - Support the GW HSA with your $30 annual dues, which INCLUDES the online directory through the GroupSpot app. https://www.gwhsa.org/product-page/student-directory-groupspot
6th Grade Photo Book *DEADLINE to order is October 1st* https://www.gwhsa.org/shop, questions please contact Benita Kapadia at firstname.lastname@example.org
Birthday Books - *DEADLINE to order is October 8th* https://www.gwhsa.org/shop, questions please contact Puja Vaidya at email@example.com
GWMS Notices & Reminders
*Please remember there is NO dropping off/picking up students in the circle in front of the school. This area is strictly reserved for the school buses and special needs vehicles ONLY*
*Please be sure to familiarize yourself with the GW Middle School Website. Here you will find important information on GW’s Absence, Tardiness and Early Dismissal Policies & Procedures, Drop off and Pick up Safety and GW's Lunch Schedule.
Mark your calendar for these important dates in September & October:
9/29 - Melissa Straub "Parenting in the Digital Age and Social Media Awareness", 6:30pm @ BF
10/5 - Yom Kippur, SCHOOLS CLOSED
10/6 - GW Club Fair 3pm
10/10 - Columbus Day, SCHOOLS CLOSED
10/19 - HSA Meeting at 1:30pm
10/20 - Oktoberfest
10/21 - Oktoberfest (Rain date)
10/24 - Diwali, SCHOOLS CLOSED
10/31 - Halloween
Accessing Mental Health Support for your Child (In Honor of Suicide Prevention Month) Virtual Parent Workshop, Tuesday September 27th @ 7pm - click link for Zoom info
RPS Paraprofessional Job Fair Thursday, September 29th 2pm - 5pm @ the Ed Center
6th Grade Game Night and Cupcake Decorating Social co-sponsored by Ridgewood Parks and Rec & GCADA at 7pm on September 30th
An Afternoon of ART in the PARK brought to you by TIC TOC. October 2nd 1-4pm at the Glen Rock Arboretum
TIC TOC Art Docent Workshops October 4th & 13th
Ridgewood PBA Food Truck Festival Raising money for pediatric cancer research. October 9th, 11am - 6pm Graydon Pool Parking Lot. Donations/Inquiries please contact RidgewoodPBAdonate@gmail.com
RHS Girls’ Soccer Clinic 11th Annual Columbus Day Girls Soccer Clinic, October 10th
RHS New Players “Clue on Stage” New Players is looking for on stage sponsors for their next production.
7th & 8th Grade Trivia Night and Ice Cream Social co-sponsored by Ridgewood Parks and Rec & GCADA at 7pm on October 14th
REF Oktoberfest Saturday, October 15th, 7pm - 10pm at the Woman’s Club of Ridgewood. For tickets click here.
Youth Leadership Training 2-Day Workshop presented by The Lindsey Meyer Teen Institute, Co-Sponsored by Ridgewood Parks and Recreation and GCADA
RHS Project Graduation Don Chicken No Cook Fundraiser
Ridgewood Social Service Thanksgiving Food Drive