What is happening at Robert Gray?
K-2 Spring Concert - March 21st
Join us on Friday March 21st at either the 10pm or 2pm. Parent letter....
Order that yearbook
It is time to order your Robert Gray yearbook. The cost of the yearbook is $10.00. Please complete the form and return it with your payment to the office or send it to school with your child. You may pay by cash or check. Please enclose the exact amount of money. If paying by check, please make it payable to ROBERT GRAY PTO. Orders are being accepted until March 14th. Please include a valid email address or phone number so that you can be contacted if needed. Yearbooks will be distributed in June. If you have any questions please contact the Robert Gray PTO via email at RG_PTO@outlook.com
The following students were recognized for the month of January.
Kindergarten Alana Hansen, Paige Burleson and Makenzie Henthorn First grade- Evan Peters, Kaitlyn Smith and Cooper Katon Second grade-William Powers, Hugo Solares, Jacob Isaacson and Johnny Jones Third grade- Caleb Stewart, Ramzi Prewitt, Hal’Lee Harris and Hailey Whiteman Fourth grade- Hope Childers, Korbyn McGlone and Bella Bates Fifth grade- Colin Mendenhall, Breanna Greenwalt, Madison Stacy and Emma Cochran
Kindergarten- Madison Castro, Kiah Rozema and Alina Graham First grade- Caelyn Smith, Maddox Walker and Kaylee Kleemeyer Second grade- Elijah Speer, Jasmine Rodriguez, Jake Jurvakainen and Jasmine Plourd Third grade- Julian Claypool, Colton Gambrel, Hailie Smith and Indiana Lynds Fourth grade- Cheyenne Castaneda, Bella Hadaller and Parker Beisse Fifth grade- Cali Kangas, Lucas Embley, Jacob Ojalehto and Caleb Thayer
Most Improved -
Kindergarten- Brayden Hoffman, Chyanne Chrissis and Eliayna Perez First grade- Lucia Rahm, Ashlyn Hampton and Matthais White Second grade- Eric Castaneda, Wyatt Stephenson, Sam Hansen and Reese Swanson Third grade- Gracie Perkins, Whitney Williams, Reagan Vandermeer and Katelyn Ternyik Fourth grade- Travis Ruddell, Evan Williams and Maddie Millikan Fifth grade- Raedyn Catlin, Haley Shonk, Halle Giles and Hayden Geroge
Music Class of the Month - Mr. Workmen 5th grade
Library Class of the Month - Mrs. Hadaller 2nd grade; Mrs. Worth 3rd grade
Rainy Months Series
Looking for something fun to do locally during the rainy months? The Columbia Theatre presents the Rainy Months Series in partnership with Cowlitz PUD, Weyerhaeuser Giving Fund. There will be three different programs. March 2 - Wells & Woodhead "Foolz"; March 23 - Bilbo's Journey and May 2 - Children of the Raven
Shopping online? You can help raise money for Robert Gray when you go to the particpating merchants through SchoolStore. SchoolStore.com is an online shopping mall with over 400 merchants including Sears, Target, iTunes, Walmart, Disney Store, Family Book Store and many more. When your family and friends make everyday purchases from their favorite merchants, our school earns money!
We've sent this information home, but here is the flyer. The clip off at the bottom says to return by Friday...that is Friday January 24th.
Who was caught being good....
The following students were Caught Being Good at Robert Gray Elementary for the week of February 24-28
Kindergarten- Salina Shellbee ,Madison Thill and Jaedyn Milian First grade- Ethan Gray, Jorah Yaates, and Olivia Ferguson Second grade- Evan Goodwin, Jarrett Scheller, Emily Foytack and Makayla Rich Third grade- Ian MacArthur, Lily Roach, Aryanna Brown and Madeline Pospichal Fourth grade- Madyson Kosa, Emily DeWitt and Mela Ball Fifth grade- Colin Mendenhall, Julia Wright, Vanessa Preciado and Alyssa Davis
The following students were Caught Being Good for the week of February 17-21 2014
Kindergarten- Sophia Wallace, Megan Fugleberg and Hailee Russel First grade- Addie Wisuri. Lanie O’Brien and Addison Hearn Second grade- Hilary Zimmerman, Brooklynn Hoffman, Sydney Fugleberg and Dayanna Weaver Third grade- Matthew Davis, Kolton Gambrel, Aryanna Brown and Tristan Lanterman Fourth grade-Emma Moreno, Carinne Hammons and Zeth Wilson Fifth grade- Justin Wilson, Mikayla Hardee, Stefany Spomer and Emma Preciado
The following students were Caught Being Good at Robert Gray Elementary for the week of January 27-31 2014
Kindergarten- Brooklyn Baker, Alex Moreno and Matilyn Applebury First grade- Ella McQuaid, Jasmine Shepherd and Anna Jenkins Second grade- Gabe Lee-Houts, Ava Williams and Connie Bryan Third grade- Brooke Whitbeck, Gracie House, Aleena Gaylor and Aisley McLean Fourth grade- Travis Ruddell and Parker Beisse Fifth grade- Willow Ellis, Riley Evenden, Madison Stacy and Shaylynn Thompson
The following students were Caught being Good at Robert Gray Elementary School for the week of January 20-24, 2014
Kindergarten James Butler, Emily Schatz and Chace Cureton First grade- Lucia Rahm, Alyssa Green and Chloe McFarland Second grade- Ben Hanson, Caroline Buck, Mason Scott and Ellie Woolcott Third grade- Paige White, Talyn Sparks, Mara Bridges and Griffen Hamilton Fourth grade- Nick Torres, Julianna Huhta and Elisa McElligott Fifth grade- Eric Wuestefeld, Breanna Greenwalt , Sara Smith and Felicity Jenkins
The following students were Caught Being Good at Robert Gray Elementary School for the week January 13-17
Kindergarten- Dahlia Morgan, Isabella A mijo and Colin Kilgore
First grade- Erich Schumann, Ezekeial Tryon and Matthias White
Second grade- Krista Strine, Sam Torma, Jake Jurvakainen and Jaydean Hindman
Third grade-Beau Gamble, Drew Wallace, Makala Snegirev and Anthony Grube
Fourth grade- Cheyenne Castenada, Aarika Johnson and Zeth Wilson
Fifth grade- Conner Moses, Chloe Jones, Trevor Janssen and Kaytlynn Croy
Cookie Dough sales
There are a lot of great things we can do for the students at Robert Gray that are possible with our fundraiser.
At the right the vendor who provides the fundraiser talks about some of the prizes students can earn after meeting certain levels of sales.
Another reason for using this picture is so show you how well the students pay attention to the presentation as they sit with their classmates. Elementary schools are one of the few places the newest get the best seats in the house!
PTO - Learn how you can help...
Clip Box Tops and 'Labels for Education' raise funds!
Look for Box Tops on hundreds of participating products. Cut them out and return them to the school. Each Box Top is worth $.10 which adds up quickly when we all work together.
You can also check out www.BTFE.com the official Box Tops for Education website. There you can print coupons for products that have Box Tops on them, saving you money and earning Robert Gray money at the same time.
It's not just Campbell's Soup Labels anymore. Labels for Education can be found on cereals, snack items, stationery and magazines.Collect the UPCs, beverage and sauce caps from these participating products and return them to Robert Gray.
Every label returned earns points that can be redeemed for art supplies, athletic equipment, games or academics merchandise for the school. It is an easy way to get "Free Stuff" for the Robert Gray students.
2011-2012 Student Handbook (click here)
The staff is excited for the start of another school year. Whether you are a parent of a new or returning student to this great school, we hope that this handbook will be of use in providing you with important information about Robert Gray Elementary. We want all members of our school community to be informed, and we have identified topics that have been found to be of interest. Feel free to call us if you have any questions about this handbook. It is important that you take some time to familiarize yourself and your student with the content of this booklet. After doing so, please have your student return this form (Pdf) (Word) to the classroom teacher to indicate that you have received and reviewed this information.
Kindergarten Bus Pass
This year, bus-riding kindergarteners in the Longview School District will wear badges that display their names, as well as where they should be picked up and where they should be dropped off. Need extra badges? Click to print more.
The Longview Parks and Recreation department provides a program called All Stars and Super Stars Out of School Programs. They provide a wide variety of academics, cultural activities and physical fitness. The programs run from 7:00 AM - 8:45 am and 3:30-6:00 PM. Please view their booklet that explains the program and in interested you can download the application sheet. For further questions, call the Recreation office at 442-5400.
Our school hours and other emergency info can be found on the Longview School District website. You will find info about bus snow routes and hours of school operations.
In addition to local radio stations announcing weather delays, you would like to get notices sent to your my email. Sign up for a free service called "Flash Alert". Please note: you must subscribe and keep your contact information updated; some spam filters block these messages; you can get messages pushed to your smart phone or tablet with the FlashAlert Messenger App. Info is on the FlashAlert signup site.
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