Thursday, August 17, 2017
2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR: Will begin on Monday, August 28, 2017.
7th & 8th Volleyball Practice will begin on August 23 and 24 at 3:00 PM. A shuttle bus will depart from the George High School at 2:50 and return to George around 5:15. There will be no practice on Friday, August 25.
SCHOOL OPEN HOUSES will be Wednesday, August 30, 2017, from 5:00 – 6:30 PM in all the buildings. This will be an “come and go” event to meet teachers and see your student’s classrooms.
ACTIVITY PASSES – We will use Activity Pass Lists at Extracurricular Events that occur before the start of school. Ticket Takers at these events will have a list of all GLR Activity Holders and check off your name as you enter the event. These 2 events are the CL/GLR Football game in Rock Rapids, August 25th and our GLR JV Vball Tourney held in George, August 21st.
Activity Passes will be distributed on the first day of school August 28th.
IMMUNIZATION UPDATE: Kindergarten students entering school in 2017-2018 must have documentation of the following BEFORE they can register for school:
5 doses of DTaP – 1 dose received on or after age 4
4 doses of Polio – 1 dose received on or after age 4
2 doses of MMR
3 doses of Hepatitis B
2 doses of Varicella
Students entering 7th grade in the 2017-2018 school year must have 1-Tdap and 1-Meningitis vaccine, or a valid exemption certificate BEFORE they can start school.
Students entering 12th grade in the 2017-2018 school year must have 2 meningitis vaccines or a valid exemption certificate BEFORE they can start school.
August 21 -7th & 8th Football Practice Starts
August 23 – 7th & 8th Volleyball Practice Starts
August 28 – 1st Day of School
August 31 – 4:30 PM – 7th & 8th Cross Country @ Woodland Hills Golf Course, Milford hosted by Okoboji
September 4 – NO SCHOOL – Labor Day
September 5 – 4:30 PM – 7th & 8th Cross Country @ Sibley
September 7 – 4:15 PM – 7th Football vs. Western @ Little Rock
September 7 – 4:15 PM – 8th Football vs. Western @ Hull
September 11 – 4:15 PM – 7th & 8th Volleyball vs. Rock Valley @ Little Rock
September 11 – 4:30 PM – 7th & 8th Cross Country @ Lake Pahoja hosted by West Lyon
September 12 – 4:15 PM – 7th & 8th Volleyball vs. Central Lyon @ Little Rock
September 12 – 4:15 PM – 7th Football @ West Lyon
September 12 – 4:15 PM – 8th Football vs. West Lyon @ Rock Rapids
September 13 – Picture Day @ Little Rock Attendance Center
September 14 – 4:15 PM – 7th & 8th Volleyball @ West Lyon
September 15 – EARLY DISMISSAL – Shuttle Buses 12:50/Rural Route Buses 1:10