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Facts and links for Gordon parents


If you only do three things this week:

1. Move on Gordon Groove, a festive night for adults to support the school. RSVP at www.gordonschool.org/gordongroove

2. Figure out which of the six remaining FIT workshops you will be going to. 

3. Sit down with your child and go over the many summer camp opportunities there are at Gordon this summer: www.gordonschool.org/camps 

April parent checklist

A special edition for a special month

Next steps for Gordon

FIT workshops begin Monday April 3rd
Find out about Family Individualized Tuition at one of these nine (!) workshops.
Monday April 3rd to  Wednesday April 19th
Details and RSVP at www.gordonschool.org/FIT

Head of School search meetings 
Wednesday April 5th at 6:30pm, and Thursday April 6th at 8:15am
Parents are invited to meet with the team running the search for Gordon’s new Head of School
Details on the process at www.gordonschool.org/head

Support your school

Gordon Groove is a festive evening for adults
Saturday April 22nd 7-10pm
RSVP and details at www.gordonschool.org/gordongroove

Free and open to public

Film and crossracial dialogue 
Monday April 24th at 6pm
With acclaimed documentary “I Am Not Your Negro”
Details and RSVP at www.gordonschool.org/crossracial

Speaker series: Lynn Lyons, author of Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents
Tuesday April 25th at 6:30pm, rescheduled from January
Details and RSVP at www.gordonschool.org/llyons

Artist talks with Gunnel Sahlin
Tuesday April 4th at 10:50am, and Friday April 7th at 10:25am
Meet this year’s Britt Nelson Visiting Artist 

Enjoy student work

Middle School open mic 
Friday April 7th at 5pm
All are welcome to these student-led productions.
A peek at the November open mic

Middle School spring concert 
Wednesday April 26th at 6:30pm
A showcase of student work, open to all

Seventh grade novelists 
Friday, April 7th at 8:15am
See their novels at Coffee in the Commons

Just for first grade
Author celebration, Friday April 21st at 8am

Just for fourth grade
Battle of the Books, Thursday April 27th at 6:30pm, at Lincoln School

April parent groups

Parents of Students of Color Wednesday, April 5th at 6pm
Details and RSVP at www.gordonschool.org/posoc

Parents of Students with Learning Differences, Thursday, April 6th at 6:30pm
Details at www.gordonschool.org/ld 

Plan ahead

No classes, Gators available, Friday April 14th
Register for child care at www.gordonschool.org/gatordays

Passover Lunches April 11th to April 18th
Menu and ingredients at www.gordonschool.org/passover

Noon dismissal, Friday April 28th
Gators available, no registration necessary

Summer camps for all ages, June through September
Register now at www.gordonschool.org/camps
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