October 7, 2018
Greenfield Announcements
MS Rock Band is a Go!

We've received sufficient interest to make rock band a reality!  A few spots still remain for interested musicians.

Our next task is to assemble the proper cache of instruments and equipment!

We are accepting any of the following...
  • Drums, drum hardware, or cymbals 
  • Guitars (Electric, Acoustic, or Bass Guitars)
  • Amplifiers (Bass or Guitar Amps, guitar cords, pedals, etc.)
  • Keyboards, Percussion, guitar picks, strings, drum sticks, etc. 
DONATIONS CAN BE DELIVERED TO ROOM 303

For questions contact 
Mr. Reo, Room 303 -  jreo@philasd.org
Go Rams!



Congratulations to Coach Reimer and to our Middle School Co-Ed Soccer Team!
They won their first two soccer games of the season. Their next doubleheader
is on Monday, 10/8. Go Rams!!
GLAMs Night

Greenfield Ladies and Moms (GLAMs) had a great time on Wednesday night at our meet-up. It was a fun chance to get together and enjoy our community. 

Our next gathering will be a DoGs/GLaMs mixer at Rosy's on 10/26, see below.
Greenfield Events
Middle School Open House
Thursday, October 11
8:30 - 10:15 a.m.
Library

3rd and 4th Grade Parents:

Are you curious about Albert M. Greenfield's Middle School?

Learn all about grades 5-8 at our Middle School Open House!

See attached flyer for more information.
Wake Up Wednesday
Raising a Digital Citizen
Friday, October 12
8:15 - 9:00 a.m.
Library

Join us for coffee and conversation and hear from Principal Dan Lazar and School Counselor Jennifer Stern.

This conversation will provide the knowledge and tools to help parents empower themselves and their children to make safe, smart and ethical decisions online.

Note: this presentation is part of the Wake up Wednesday Series - moved to Friday due to scheduling conflicts.  We look forward to having you join us for this important conversation!
Get a sitter! Grown Up Fun(d)raiser
Thursday, October 18,
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Rosy's
2220 Walnut St.

Get a sitter and join us for a Fun(d)raiser at Rosy's.  
 
 
 
We have a semi-private room in the back of the brand new Rosy's with a private bar, seating area and big screen TV.
 
Beer/Wine/Margarita specials! Tacos and nachos and more!
 
100% of all our purchases benefit Greenfield thanks to the generosity of Rosy's Taco Bar.


Blue Ribbon Award Photos
Thank you to everyone who celebrated our National Blue Ribbon Award with us!




IN THIS NEWSLETTER
Dates to Remember

Monday, October 8th
Columbus Day
School is OPEN!

Friday , October 12
Wake Up Wednesday
Raising a Digital Citizen
8:15 - 9:00 a.m.
Library

Thursday, October 18
Fun(d)raiser at Rosy's
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
2220 Walnut Street

Friday, October 26
Dollar Dress Down Day

Friday, October 26
T-shirt and Swag Sale
8:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m.
Yard

Friday, October 26
Greenfield Halloween Party
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 31
Halloween Dress Down

Wednesday, October 31
Halloween Parade
9:00 a.m.
Yard

Friday, November 2
HSA General Meeting
7:45 a.m.
Library

Tuesday, November 6
Election Day
No School

November 7-9
Report Card Conferences
Noon Dismissal

Monday, November 12
Veterans Day
No School
Counselor Corner
Middle School Families: 

Please review the attached updated list of upcoming high school open houses. This is a great way to become familiar with the diverse range of high schools that our city has to offer!

High School Selection Presentation: 

If you missed this week's high school selection presentation for middle school families, please review the attached 'High School Selection Overview' and 'High School Resources' documents. Please contact Ms. Stern with any questions about the process.


School Counselor
(215) 400-7810, option 1
jestern@philasd.org
Engagement Corner
Volunteer At Greenfield!

Interested in volunteering? Want more information? Contact Rae-Lynne Tuzzo, HSA VP of Engagement, at 
Support the Annual Fund!
When you make a gift to the Annual Fund, you send a message to our kids and our community that quality public school education and enrichment matter. Please make your gift today!
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Albert M. Greenfield School
2200 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215)400-7810
Contact Caitlin Brown, VP Communications, Greenfield HSA at greenfieldhsa.communications@gmail.com with questions.