This Week at Grout: June 5-9th

This week at GroutHere’s what’s happening this week.

Wed. 6/7 – Family Art Night with Lee Ogle

Free dinner from 6pm to 6:30

Art making from 6:30 to 7:30

Thurs. 6/8 2:15 to 3pm – Goodbye Celebration for Music teacher Mary Jurisons

Sing alongs with Mrs. Jurisons for 3rd-5th at 12:30 to 1pm, and K-2nd at 1:10-1:40pm

Thurs. 6/8 6:30pm to 7:30pm – PTA Meeting and Potluck

Bring a dish to share.

Special Guest this month is Hosford Principal, Kristyn Westphal to answer any questions you may have about our neighborhood middle school.

We will also vote on a preliminary 2017-18 PTA budget that will guide our activities in the next school year.

Next week (The Last Week, can you believe it?):

Mon. June 12 (alternated day for weather is June 14) – Field Day

Help all day if you want, but if you only have an our or two, here is the schedule for when classes have their Field Day Fun.

8:30 to 9:30am – KG, 1st grade, Rm 104

9:45 to 10:45am – 2nd & 4th grades

12:45 to 1:45pm 3rd & 5th grades

The school can use all the help they can get. Past years’ activities included soccer shoot outs, scooter races, marble toes (kids pick marbles out of a wading pool with their feet) and other fun activities.

Thurs. June 15 – Last Day of School

10-10:45am Stomp Performances for rooms 101,102, 201, & 204

1:20-1:40pm 5th Grade Cake and Slide Show


We only have 2 separate weeks on the summer watering schedule for the Learning Garden that we need covered. Can you cover either next week or the week of July 9th? Sign up here:

Also, we’ll be continuing work to raise funds for our Playground. Please help by sharing information about our campaign with anyone you think would be interested and broadly on social media. We also are offering a sponsorship program for businesses. Links to our campaign and YouCaring site are below.

Have a good week. Hope to see you at the last PTA meeting this Thursday.


Natasia Chan

President, Grout PTA