This Week…

Tuesday: Goals will be going home for parents to fill out the PARENT section and sign. Due Wednesday.

Wednesday: Late Start, school will begin at 9:35

Friday: Pajama Day. Bring your favorite stuffed animal and No Slippers. Cost: $1.00

Sell those Pistons Tickets!!!



Spelling words for the week of October 16th

  1. cub
  2. cube
  3. fume
  4. rude
  5. jump
  6. tube
  7. our
  8. ate
  9. under
  10. of

Please practice these words with your child. Keep in mind the spelling test will have all of these words and the rest will have the same pattern. Spelling test will be on Friday!


Homework and Half-Day

Math homework for today is on Study Island. There isn’t a worksheet. It is an addition and subtraction lesson. This will help them to use Study Island more at home.

Tomorrow is a HALF DAY, dismissal is at 11:45

Thank you to all the parents that attended the data meeting, your support is appreciated. For those who could not make it, I am sending home a sheet with your child’s scores.


PTA & Parent Education Meeting

Please join us!
PTA Meeting 8:45 
Parent Education Meeting 9:30
Monday, October 16, 2017
Geer Park Media Center
Topics include anti-bullying, getting to know you activity, answering of submitted parent questions, and dates and topics of future meetings
Coffee and sweets provided

Robotics Volunteers

Robotics Team Volunteers

Do you have an interest or skill in technology, science or engineering? For the robotics First Lego League teams, we need your help!  We are looking for a few people to help us begin this initiative at Geer Park. If you are interested in being a parent volunteer and are willing to commit to help lead our teams along with other teachers, please contact your child’s teacher or Ms. Shalhout at shalhol@dearbornschools.org or Ms. Donoghue at donoghk@dearbornschools.orgor Mrs. Abu-Rus at aburuss@dearbornschools.org.


Pistons Fundraiser

The Pistons are working with Geer Park and will donate $5 for every ticket sold back to our school. All order forms are due back to Geer Park by November 1. Tickets will be given to students at a later time, and they will be responsible to deliver them to the individuals who purchased them. Please encourage your friends, family and co-workers to support Geer Park Elementary by enjoying a night of NBA action with the families of our school. Please be sure to include the date of the game you are selling tickets for on the order form. Please be sure to make checks payable to: Detroit Pistons. Tickets may be purchased for the following games:
Pistons VS. Cavaliers: Monday, November 20 @ 7pm
Pistons VS Celtics: Sunday, December 10 @ 4pm

Pistons VS Nuggets: Tuesday, December 12 @ 7pm


Ticket Options: 

100-LEVEL: $45

200-LEVEL: $20


1 Ticket: Entered into a drawing to have Hooper come to your birthday party

5 Tickets: Personal welcome on Pistons scoreboard

10 Tickets: Free-throw shot on Pistons court

15 Tickets: Exclusive Pistons item

20-Tickets: Autographed picture

40 Tickets: Personalized Pistons jersey 

The top 10 sellers at each school will be invited to participate in an on-court experience before a pistons home game.

The top selling school will be visited by a pistons player!


Half Day Friday

Just a reminder that Friday October 13th will be a half day, and dismissal will be at 11:45. We will be making pancakes for breakfast to wrap up our Author Study on Tomie dePaola!