Attendance

If your child is absent, please call the 24-hour Graham Voice Mail Absentee Hotline:
(650) 526–3570 x2680

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Stay in Touch With Graham

Join the Graham parent email list!
Send an email to: GrahamChat-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
Reply to the confirmation email. 
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Homework Help

Homework Help is available in the Mountain View Library and Online
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Community Resources

CHAC Free counseling services
MVSafetyNet Links to health, mental health, crises support.
CSA Community assistance.
Project Cornerstone Helping youth thrive and grow.
Kid Power Teaches Skills for Lifelong Safety and Confidence

Get Involved at Graham

Involved parents are key to a successful school. Here are different ways you can help:

More information in English or Español

November 22 (Wed.) - November 24 (Fri.)

Thanksgiving Holiday - NO SCHOOL

Support Performing Arts:

See the movie WONDER

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We have a unique opportunity to raise funds for Graham Performing Arts and benefit kids who are going on TOUR—as Lionsgate and the movie WONDER are donating $1.00 per movie ticket to our cause.
 
For sales to count: Get tickets at Filmraiser.com/tickets BEFORE Nov. 19th at midnight (even for showtimes on future dates). Select Graham Middle School Performing Arts—and you will checkout via Fandango. Please see the flyer. Thank you!
 
Print out your ticket order confirmation and give it to Mrs. Gaderlund on Monday Nov 20th to be entered into a raffle for a Wonder prize!

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See's Candies Fundraiser for

2018 Performance Arts Tour

Pre-order NOW until Nov. 22!

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Do you give Sees Candies as Holiday Gifts to friends, family, or co-workers? Do you like to give a little something to your mailman, or hairdresser? If so, buy your Holiday Sees Candy from a Performing Arts kid! It will directly benefit them by helping pay for TOUR! There are about 130 kids taking pre-orders from NOW!
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8th Grade Yosemite Trip

November 27 - December 1

Please visit here for more details
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Graham Shopping Night at Books, Inc.

Friday, December 8, 6 - 9 p.m.

20% of all sales will go to support the Graham Middle School Library. See the flyer.
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 Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair at Graham

Saturday, Dec. 9, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

FREE Admission and open to the public! There will be music performance by the Graham School Band, arts and crafts, and food. Please see the flyer (in Spanish) for more information.

Principal's Message

Profile of a Graduate: One part of the Strategic Plan defines what our 8th Grade Profile should be able to do. We seek to ensure that at the conclusion of our students 8th grade year, a Mountain View Whisman School District student is: Collaborative, Critical Thinker, Curious and Engaged, Creative, Flexible and Adaptable, Effective Communicator, Problem Solver, and Technologically Literate. More>>
 
Traffic & Safety: Please click here to learn on how to avoid citations when traveling to/from Graham MS (car, bicycle or by foot).

MathGymUsa classes offered at Graham

All Grade Levels Open Enrollment(other schools Welcome!) at Graham Middle School: CODING, MINECRAFT MASTER and ROBOTICS. Please see the flyer for details.

Earning for Graham every day...

Shopping at local stores, buying on Amazon, and clipping Box Tops are just a few of the many ways you can help earn extra funds for Graham. Take a few minutes to sign up or add Graham to your accounts so each time you shop Graham benefits!
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After school tutorial volunteers needed...

Our after school tutorial is up and running and we really need some parent volunteer support!!  The after school tutorial runs after school Monday through Thursday from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the Innovation Center.  Volunteers and teachers circulate throughout the Innovation Center to help students with homework, projects, unfinished classroom work or anything else to make them academically successful.

You can volunteer on a regular basis or whenever you can!  Just email Heidi Galassi to let me know you are available!

Thanks so much!
 Heidi Galassi

Securly: Helps parents track students' Chromebook use

The internet is a big place, and it’s important to keep students safe. Have you seen your email from Securly? This service used by the District tracks and reports to you your student's Chromebook usage, and gives you controls for at-home use. Look for the email sent to you from MVWSD on Aug. 28 for more information about how Securly works.
 

Securly: Ayuda a los padres a seguir el uso de Chromebook de los estudiantes

El internet es un lugar grande, y es importante mantener a los estudiantes seguros. ¿Ha visto su correo electrónico de Securly? Este es el servicio utilizado por el Distrito, que rastrea y reporta el uso de su estudiante en su Chromebook, y le da a usted los controles de uso en casa. Favor de buscar el correo electrónico que se le envió del MVWSD el 28 de agosto, para más información acerca de cómo trabaja Securly.
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Warm Wednesdays in Room 40

A place to chill out before school starts

Room 40 will be opening its door on Wednesday mornings starting October 11 from 8am until 9:20am. It’s called Warm Wednesdays in Room 40. And of course, The Lounge will continue to be open on Mondays at lunch.
 
Questions about Warm Wednesdays? Contact Monica Teicher

Tuesday Night Tutorials (weekly) - 6 to 8 p.m.

Every Tuesday evening from 6-8, 3 teachers and several high school students working with students on providing extra support with their assignments. We meet in the staff room at 6pm and then move to the tutorial room. If you are interested in having your child attend, please contact Kim Thompson.

Awesome Acts

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Jack Together We Can
Alexa Pursue Knowledge
Barbod I Belong

See Yourself in Pictures!

The GMS TV student staff has taken thousands of photos of student activities, and many are available online! Proceeds are used to maintain GMS TV equipment.

Go to http://www.gmstv.smugmug.com

Enter the password (available from the office staff or from Bear Tracks) and choose an album to view (you may have to enter the password again).

Whooping Cough Vaccine

State law requires that students be immunized against Whooping Cough (Pertussis). Students entering the 7th grade need proof of a Tdap booster shot before starting school. Download Instructions Here.

Una ley de California requiere que los estudiantes estén vacunados contra la tosferina. Instrucciones de descarga aquí.

Graham Events on Video

Check Graham events covered by GMSTV in collaboration with KMVT:

http://tinyurl.com/jvh5m59

Lunch Yard Duty Opportunity

Can you help supervise the growing student body at lunch time? It is a great opportunity to see how middle school students pass their time. It is a paid position, five hours a week. If you are interested, please see Kim Thompson, kthompson@mvwsd.org.

 

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