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Weekly Update 12-5-2022



PTA MEETING:  Join our last PTA meeting of 2022 December 5 at 6:45pm.  The link will be located on our website.  


FASTBRIDGE:  This week students will take their Reading Fastbridge Middle of the Year Assessments.  This data will be utilized to prescribe curriculum and resources for students.  Please encourage them to do their absolute best.  All students should bring a charged device and earbuds/earphones each day.


EARLY RELEASE:  Students will begin dismissal at 1pm December 5 Monday.  Please ensure that carpool transportation are ready in carpool at 1pm.  We will also observe an Early Release on December 21 releasing the same way at 1pm.


INTERIM PROGRESS REPORTS:  Interim progress reports for Quarter 2 will go home December 12.  Please reach out to your student’s teachers to schedule a conference if needed


MAGNET OPEN HOUSE FINE ARTS SHOWCASE:  December 13 5 (magnet talks & tours) 6 (arts showcase/performance).


SUPPORT BLANKET DRIVE:  Please donate a newly purchased blanket for our cheerleaders service project as they will be utilized to support an area nursing home.  Donations can e dropped off at the front office.


SPIRIT WEAR:  Please utilize the link below to order spirit wear as a part of our PTA Fundraiser.


HONOR ROLL Certificate:  If you would like to request a printed certificate from 1st quarter, please utilize the link located under the student links









GIVEBACKS PROGRAM:  PTA is also partnering with Genie Givebacks.  Please participate.

We have something very exciting to announce! Givebacks is a magical new cashback app for families and schools. You could earn hundreds a year while also supporting our school just by shopping as you normally do.


Help us reach our goal of 10 backers in 30 days! We'll get a $5 bonus for each new active backer, and YOU will receive $5 cashback for each new active backer you refer! So please join and then share your personal referral link!


Sign up today to join the movement!


What is Givebacks?

  • Givebacks is a cashback app for you and our school funded by 25,000 local and national merchants - including all your favorite big brands like Walmart, Macy's, Overstock & more.
  • All you have to do is download the Givebacks Genie browser extension for your desktop and phone. The Genie will remind you when you can automatically earn cashback for you AND our cause! You can also securely link your credit card to earn cashback when shopping and dining in person. Magic!

Where will I see the Genie?

  • For Desktop: Currently, the Givebacks desktop extension ONLY works within the Chrome web browser. We are working on getting the Genie on every major browser so stay tuned!
  • For iPhone: If you are an iPhone user, currently the Givebacks mobile extension ONLY works within the Safari mobile browser.
  • For Android: If you have an Android phone, currently the Givebacks mobile extension ONLY works with the Chrome mobile browser.


NEWSLETTER:  Please review the school newsletter at this link.



ZGTMMS November Newsletter

December Newsletter


ITEMS EVERYDAY:  All students should bring their charged Chromebook to school each day in addition to their grade level specific school supplies.  If you are having technology issues, please utilize this link or ensure that your student speaks to an adult to assist in completing it.  Here is a list of the school supplies:  School Supplies Link



Candis Jones, Principal


  • December 5 PTA Meeting
  • December 5 Early Release
  • December 12 Interim Reports
  • December 13 Magnet Open House/Fine Arts Showcase
  • December 21 Early Release