Beaver Bulletin

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In our efforts to keep all Gunpowder families and community members informed about school initiatives and events, please take a moment and read the below information.  Thank you for your ongoing support and partnership. ~With appreciation, Wendy Cunningham, Proud Principal

Principal Points

*Public input encouraged for new Northeast area elementary school boundary options

What: The committee charged with considering boundary change options for the new Northeast area elementary school community will host a public information session to share options for revised attendance boundaries. Meeting attendees will learn about the boundary change process, review data used to develop the options, and speak directly to committee members. The options for revised attendance areas will be shared online, and all members of the public are invited to participate in an online survey. The online survey will begin on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, and end at midnight on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. (Please see the background section below for information on interpreter services.

When: Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, from 7 – 8 p.m.

Where: Perry Hall High School   4601 Ebenezer Rd. Baltimore 21236

Background: The Northeast Area community boundary review/change process involves the following elementary schools: Carney, Chapel Hill, Gunpowder, Joppa View, Kingsville, Oakleigh, Perry Hall, Seven Oaks, and Vincent Farm.


READ-A-THON starts October 18.  Support your child's education by making a donation on their Read-a-thon page.  Contact with questions.

The first deadline to have your BOX TOPS in is Friday, October 27th!!
Click here to download Collection Sheets!!!!
Please have your child bring in their BOX TOPS to school.  The student that collects the
most BOX Tops wins a Gift Card!!!  Students can give their Box Tops to their teacher or they can put in the Pink Box Tops Box located by the School Office!

 Chick-fil-A Restaurant Night
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:00pm- 8:00pm
Come out and support your school during Spirit Night. Dine in or carry out. 20% of the ticketed sales from your group will be donated by the Perry Hall Chick-fil-A

Friday, November 10th - Doors open at 6pm - Games begin promptly at 7pm
Tall Cedars Hall ~ 2501 Putty Hill Ave, Parkville, MD
Our largest Fundraiser of the Year!!!  WE NEED YOU!!
This is a great time. You will not want to miss it!  
Information and Ticket Order Forms will be sent home with students!  Information is also posted to the GES PTA Facebook Page weekly!!


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