Next GEPTO Meeting
Please join us for our
next GEPTO Meeting on Tuesday, December 11. We will meet from 6:00-7:00 in the Gompers library, and our discussion will focus on the Silent Auction and Scholastic Book Fair, which is scheduled for Friday, February 15. Snacks will be provided for the meeting, and childcare is available for children ages 3 and up! We hope to see you there!
T-Shirt Design Winner
Congratulations to fourth-grader Musa for creating the winning t-shirt design! His design will be printed on t-shirts for all Gompers students and staff.
Donation Drive Results
We received $1,370 in donations during the Fall Donation Drive, and these funds will benefit Gompers students, staff and families. Thank you for your generosity!
New Trees at Gompers
On Wednesday, October 31, Gompers students participated in the planting of 12 trees on the Gompers/Black Hawk school property. The trees were donated by
Urban Tree Alliance,
a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and growing the urban forest canopy.
Look for Buy It Now Table
Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Thursday, November 15. Look for the Buy It Now! table, which will be stocked with classroom request items. You can purchase an item on the spot and support a classroom or teacher!
Marcus and Food Fight Gift Card Sale
Movie tickets and restaurant gift cards make great gifts! GEPTO will be selling gift cards for Marcus Theatres and the Food Fight Restaurant Group, and our organization will receive a percentage of the total sales. Look for a flyer in backpack mail with more details.
Choose GEPTO on Amazon Smile!
Thinking about holiday shopping? If you shop on Amazon, please select GEPTO as your recipient on
. Our nonprofit organization will receive 0.5% of your qualifying purchase!
Benvenuto's Restaurant Night!
Our next Restaurant Night will be held at Benvenuto's (1849 Northport Drive) on Sunday, December 2, from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Gompers Elementary Parent Teacher Organization will receive 20% of sales
dine-in, carry out, delivery, or gift card sales
when customers present the attached flyer or mention that they are "Dining Out for Gompers." The Packers play at noon that day so consider ordering a pizza for the game!