Weekly News Blast for the Week of September 4, 2018
Meet the Teacher Night for 1st and 2nd Grade
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
5:45 - 6:30 PM  All First Grade
6:30 - 7:00 PM  ALL Parent Meeting, Grades 1 & 2: Cafetorium
7:00 - 7:45 PM All Second Grade

Meet the Teacher Night is an informational evening designed for parents only.  There will be no babysitting services provided that evening.

Please do not park in the Convenient or the Sauced Wood Fired Pizza Parking lots.
Family Movie Night
Family Movie Night featuring "Coco" will be on Friday, September 7 at 6 PM in the Gilles-Sweet cafetorium. 

All Gilles-Sweet and EEC Families are invited to attend. 

Please bring your own blanket and/or chair. Popcorn and water provided. Hope to see you there!

Let Me Run 
Let Me Run is a running program for 4th and 5th grade boys, but it's more about the boy than the run. Counteracting the negative pressures society places on boys, the program uses running as the vehicle to inspire, teach, and reach them. Combining exercise with fun activities and lessons, our trained coaches inspire boys to be courageous enough to be themselves, build healthy relationships, and live an active lifestyle. Registration at Gilles-Sweet is now open! Fall season starts on Monday, October 1 and meets Mondays and Thursdays after school for an hour and fifteen minutes, and ends with a 5k race on Sunday, November 18.  Watch a video to learn more and register at  LetMeRun.org. Questions? Email Mrs. Ristagno at  cristagno@fairview.k12.oh.us or Mr. Maeder at  dmaeder@fairview.k12.oh.us

Friends of FPCS Pepperoni Fundraiser
Library Card Sign-Up Month
September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the American Library Association and libraries nationwide join together to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step toward academic achievement and lifelong learning. 

In celebration of Library Card Sign-up month, we are encouraging all students in grades K - 12who live in Cuyahoga County to sign up for a free library card and take advantage of one-time fine forgiveness at any Cuyahoga County Public Library branch from September 1 through 30. 

Learn more and find out how you can help spread the word on our website. #MyLibraryIsIncredible 

Homework Help at the Cuyahoga
County Public Library
Fairview Park Branch Homework Help 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. 
Annual Forms Update Reminder
Please log in to your PowerSchool Parent Account and Click Returning Student Registration to update important information and sign off on forms for the year. In order for your student to be assigned their iPad, you must agree to the Acceptable Use Policy. Thank you for your attention! If you have any problems logging in to your account, please call the office of the registrar at (440) 356-3541. 
SpiritWear Sale
Students will be coming home with order forms for Spirit Wear. The deadline to order is September 10. You can also order online here. 
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Gilles-Sweet Elementary School | 4 320 West 220th  St., Fairview Park, OH 44126
Phone:  (440) 356-3525 | Fax:  (440) 356-3701