Schools are closed for winter break. See you on Jan. 2, 2018!
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SPIRIT WEEK DRESS UP DAYS ARE HERE! (December 11-15)
See below for details.
MONDAY: Crazy hair/socks
TUESDAY: Ugly sweater
WEDNESDAY: Christmas head-to-toe — wear holiday colors, Santa hats, reindeer antlers, etc; it’s all about Christmas!
THURSDAY: Twin Day — Choir members wear your Choir shirts. On a sports team? Wear your jerseys.
FRIDAY: Star Wars/PJs — be creative and dress to celebrate Star Wars, or simply roll out of bed and come in your pajamas.
Remember: Keep your outfits school appropriate.
Calapooia is excited to announce that students brought in a total of 2,024 food items for Fish of Albany!
With spirit, Basecamps filled their boxes, leaving some overflowing with different foods. The goal was to make sure families throughout Albany had a happy Thanksgiving meal during this holiday season.
Albany Public Schools Foundation announced classroom grant awards for 67 projects, totaling $37,683. The annual awards provide funds to enhance classroom projects and educational experiences.
APSF raises money every year to support GAPS schools through the annual iSwim, iRun and iCelebrate Gala fundraisers.
Any teacher in the district can apply for a classroom grant. This year, there were 79 proposals for projects including electronics, robotics, art, reading music and PE.
GAPS Nutrition Services will host free lunch for all students on Dec. 1 and 15.
The free lunch dates are part of an effort to make students aware of the lunch options and give them a chance to try a meal at school.
Lunch menus are posted on the Nutrition Services web page.