Please call 503-661-6226 before 9am when your child will be absent.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I find breakfast or lunch menus?
Click here for menu information from Sodexo, the GBSD food service provider.
Can I pay for meals online?
Yes, go to MealTime Online to put money in your child's account.
What vaccinations does my child need?
Go here to get current immunization and vaccination information.
When does the school bus pick up and drop off my child?
You can look up the route information for your child, plus find information about snow routes and more
at the School Transportation Department page.
What should I do if my child is sick?
In general, you will need to keep a sick child at home so they won't spread their illness to other students and staff.
Students should never come to school if they have a fever or have thrown up in the last 24 hours.
For a guide about student health from the MESD, click here.
Also, remember to call and let your school know that your child is sick and at home.
What if I think he or she has the flu or H1N1?
Here is a collection of useful information about H1N1 and what to do
Where is the school supply list?
Look under the "Parent Resources" tab at the top of this page
How do I register my child for school?
Look under the "About Our School" tab for contact information about registering
How can I find out about school closures?
There is a "School Closures" tab on the left sidebar with information about closures.
You may sign up for closure alerts from FlashAlert.net. To register for this notification,
log on to the following website www.flashalert.net
Where can I learn about or sign up to volunteer?
There are two things you might do: First, check with your school's parent club (see the link to their
information on the left side of this page). You may also go to the district's "Volunteer Information"
page to learn more or to access the online volunteer application.
How can I contact my child's teacher?
You'll find your child's teacher's contact information in the "Staff Directory" link on the left side of this page.
When are parent conferences?
Go to the "School Home" tab at the top of the page and then view the calendar.
When is Connect to Kindergarten?
Go to the "School Home" tab at the top of the page and then view the calendar for this and any other dates.
What time does school start and end?
School times are found under "About Our School"
Do you have before school or after school programs?
Yes, see the information found in "After School Programs" in the link on the left side of this page.
What is PTC? or PAC? or Booster Club?
Parent booster groups in our district have a variety of names like "PTC", "PAC", or just "Booster Club".
See the link on the left side of this page for information about our school's parent organization.