Legislative and school board updates
SIGN THE PETITION: KEEP THE TABOR SURPLUS FOR KIDS
Join the Colorado PTA and Great Education Colorado in asking the Governor and legislature to keep education cuts off autopilot. Volunteers are collecting signatures and will deliver them in April. Colorado ranks far behind most states in educational funding, although our economy is among the best in the nation.
Signatures will be delivered to the Capitol in April.
Nominate a teacher for GSF Award!
It’s time to recognize our awesome teachers!
Do you know a special teacher who demonstrates a contagious enthusiasm for teaching and learning? Or who regularly inspires students to take on new challenges and to recognize and reach their full potential? A teacher who thinks outside the box and advances new approaches to teaching and learning?
Golden Schools Foundation is holding the 4th Annual Golden Teacher Recognition Awards to reward and encourage excellence in teaching at our neighborhood schools. This year two winning teachers will be awarded $1,000 each, a recognition plaque and recognition at their school, in local press/newspapers, and among the Golden community.
To nominate a teacher, write a short essay describing the teacher that you wish to nominate and how you feel that they meet the three main criteria:
You can find the full details on these criteria and how to nominate, as well as where to send entries, on the GSF website at: http://bitly.com/1wdxU2c
Entries are due by Friday, April 10. Contact Amy Hume with any questions: email@example.com
keep reloading those king sooper's cards!
We've been doing a great job at reloading our King Sooper's gift cards and using them to purchase gas and groceries!
Did you know you can use your card year-round, not only when school is in session? King Soopers sends Shelton a donation check once per month, so keep loading them over the summer!
The cards can be used at any Kroger-owned store, so if you travel out of state this summer, use it at any of the following stores:
Thanks to our sponsors!
Don't forget to reload your King Soopers gift card to buy groceries and gas - 5% of the money you spend goes directly to Shelton!
Need a card or want to learn more about this program?
KinG Soopers Card 2014-2015 Progress:
Wow, just a little more to go to reach our $20,000 annual goal! A big thanks to everyone who participates!