GJHS Newsletter 03-24-2023
Week at a Glance:
Fine Arts Week!
Jazz Band performance in the library during lunches
Choir solo performances in the library during lunches
Soccer vs. Silvestri at Greenspun: 4:00 boys; 5:15 girls
Orchestra Festival - UNLV
Orchestra performance in the library during lunches
Color Guard performance in the gym during lunches
Soccer vs. Miller at Miller: 4:00 boys; 5:15 girls
5th Grade Parent Night
Fine Arts Assembly
Dress for Success Day!
Events & Honors:
Congratulations to the following students who were recognized with the Student of the Month award for the month of March:
Congratulations to the following students who were recognized with the Shining Star award for the month of March:
Robotics Fundraiser @Panda Express:
Math SBAC: April 4,5
Science CRT (8th grade only): April 18
End of Course exams (Algebra I & II and Geometry): May 18,19,22
Concert Choir: The Greenspun Concert Choir are guest performers this Sunday, March 26, with the Southern Nevada Musical Arts society. Tickets can be purchased at The UNLV Box Office or by clicking HERE: We would love if you could be there to support them.
Fine Arts Week:
Candlelighters Fundraiser: The totals are in! GJHS raised $2,172.74 for Candlelighters! Way to go, Dolphins! In third place, we had Mrs. Perez-Heywood with $292.48. In Second Place, we had Mrs. Wollard with $543.30. And in First Place, with a whopping $627.10 we had Mr. Barclay's class!
Color Guard: Please come out and support the Color Guard team at our next competition on Saturday March 25th at Sunrise Mountain HS. The guard will perform at 11:14 am.
Knitting Club: Knitting Club will be resuming next year during our 2023-2024 school year. See you then!
Science Homework Club: Science Homework Club is in Room 205 with Mr. Jackson every Monday and in Room 125 with Mrs. Wollard Wednesdays from 2:15 - 3:15pm. This is a great opportunity to get some additional support in science and really improve those science grades. Limited seating is available and will be on a first come first serve basis so be sure to get there early. Late bus passes will be given for those who ride the bus. https://www.greenspunjhs.com/clubs-activities
Greenspun JHS Cheer: Greenspun Cheer Tryouts will be held April 3rd -6th from 4pm-5pm. A physical is required to tryout but you DO NOT register on RegisterMyAthlete.com. You must attend all days of tryouts to be considered for the team. To register for tryouts and get the Physical Form papers please visit the GJHS Cheer Website
GVHS Cheer: Interested in trying out for Green Valley High School Cheer? Tryouts are March 29, 30, and 31 from 3 to 6pm. There is an optional clinic for $15 on March 25th from 11am to 2pm. The mandatory parent meeting will be held at Green Valley on March 9 at 6pm in room 200. Visit the Green Valley Cheer Webpage for more information: https://sites.google.com/view/greenvalleycheer
Special Programs: The National Autism Awareness Month raises awareness for autism and Asperger's syndrome during the month of April. Greenspun JHS autism programs will be conducting several activities throughout the campus to raise awareness. We are also encouraging our students to Wear Blue on Fridays to help raise awareness.
Infinite Campus Parent portal/Student portal: Parents, please continue to monitor your child’s grades in Infinite Campus Parent Portal. If you need an activation code, please contact the office for assistance.
School Organizational Team: The next Greenspun JHS SOT meeting will be Wednesday, March 29 at 2:30pm. Click here for GJHS SOT information.