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Inclement Weather Day – Jan 26, 2023

Due to the current road conditions and ongoing snow fall, transportation to all areas of TLDSB are cancelled today, Thursday, January 26. This includes the City of Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton and Muskoka. Schools... Read More

Inclement Weather Day – January 17, 2023

Due to the freezing rain warning, transportation is not operating in all regions of TLDSB today, Tuesday, January 17. Schools remain open and learning opportunities will continue for students who are able to... Read More

January Grizzlies News & Notes

FREE Math Tutoring Service for Grade 4-11 Students: TVO Learn Mathify connects students in Grades 4-12 with free 1:1 online math tutoring. All tutors are Ontario Certified Teachers, here to help the student(s)... Read More

Inclement Weather Day – Jan 12, 2023

Due to the current weather and road conditions, transportation to schools is not operating in the City of Kawartha Lakes, Haliburton, & Muskoka today, January 12. Schools remain open and learning opps will... Read More

Children’s Mental Health

Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions is the publicly funded provider for children's mental health supports in our region, with opportunities for school based support at Gravenhurst Public School. This is a self-referred service for families through the Childrens Mental Health Walk In Clinic.

To speak with a professional and/or to arrange for virtual support for a child or youth or their family, please call 705-645-4426 ext.6270. Someone is available to receive your call Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm. (Summer hours 1st Monday after June 15 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm for 13 weeks).

 

Students, if you need someone to talk to confidentially, Kids Help Phone is available 24/7. If you are experiencing an emergency - always call 911.

Kids Help Phone seeking more volunteers as service swamped with calls - CFWE

Daily Screening & Safe Arrival

Is your child not feeling well? Be sure to complete the provincial screening tool daily and follow the guidance given through that tool. It is updated regularly to align with provicial health guidelines.

Is your child going to be away? Please be sure to call our safe arrival line (705-687-3361) to let us know of your childs’ absence prior to 9:30am each day. Students with unexplained absences will recieve a call from the school to advise parents of their child’s absence.

Fundraisers for the 2022-23 Year

DID YOU KNOW we're working on getting a new playground for the school yard?

Ongoing Fundraisers:

Paid Lunch Days - scheduled to return in school in December 2022 with thanks to School Council - more to come!

Boston Pizza Operation Education:

Did you know Gravenhurst Public School is signed up for Operation Education and can earn money while you dine at Boston Pizza Gravenhurst! Any time teachers, students and their families dine-in at Boston Pizza Gravenhurst during the school year, Boston Pizza Gravenhurst donates 10% back to our school in credit to help with fundraising initiatives, breakfast program etc.
Just write on the back of the receipt (Gravenhurst PS) and drop it off to Boston Pizza. Thank you to Boston Pizza Gravenhurst for providing this opportunity and supporting GPS.

Mabels Labels:

Did you know Gravenhurst PS has an ongoing fundraiser with Mabels Labels? All you need to do is go to: campaigns.mabelslabels.com and search for Gravenhurst Public School and start shopping. 20% from each order placed goes directly back into the school for items such as technology, books, outdoor equipment, learning supplies and more.

Scheduled Parent Council Fundraising Events:

December 2022 - GPS Holiday Event Goodies and Craft Sale

February 2023 - Little Ceasear's Pizza and World's Finest Chocolate

April 2023 - Tim Horton's Smile Cookie Campaign

May 2023 - School Council Community Night

June 2023 - Regional Track and Field Event

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