Need to Know Items for a Good Start! Please read carefully.
Sunday, August 18
Required Set-Up Day for ALL RETURNING students
Please plan to join us for 11:30 AM Mass
School open 12:30-2:30 PM
** Set up your desk/locker
** Say hi to your homeroom teacher
** Head to the Pahler Center to purchase discounted gym shirt and spirit wear-limited sizes and quantities, see more uniform information/links below!
** GR 4-8 stop by MPR to pick up your Chromebook
** Plan on attending the 11:30 AM Mass as we ask God to bless all students and teachers.
** Sign up for fun service at 11:30 AM Mass here.
Monday, August 19
Special Orientation/Set Up Day for all NEW students. Parents stay.
9 AM: JR K & Parents (All) and
Kdg & Parents ( A-M)
11 AM: Kdg & Parents (N-Z)
1 PM: Transfer students & Parents GR 1-8 & Buddies
** You will have an opportunity to see your homeroom and the school, meet your teacher and have some fun!
** Casual dress
**Student Ambassadors, Sign up here.
Tuesday, August 20
FIRST FULL DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ALL STUDENTS!
**Doors open at 7:20 AM, Classes start 7:50 AM, Dismissal, 2:30 PM
** Buses will be running
** Wear your uniforms
** Cafeteria will be open
** Cub Care after school care open
Wednesday, August 21, 10 AM
All parents encouraged to join us for opening liturgy, grades 2-8.
Monday, August 26,
Meet the teacher GR 1-5
Grades 1-3 Spend 6-6:30 PM in student's homeroom then head to MPR for 6:30-7 PM Principal Welcome
Grades 4 & 5 Start in MPR 6:30-7 PM for Principal Welcome then head to student's homeroom 7-7:30 PM
Tuesday, August 27,
Meet the teacher, Grades 6-8
Start in MPR for Principal Welcome, then head to homeroom for your student's schedule to meet all Junior High teachers.
Year at a Glance Academic Calendar
Please complete this required form no later than 8.30.19. Important safety information/consents are needed. All forms must be updated each year.
Summer Bridge Work
School's out for Summer, but learning never stops! Please complete your reading log and any assignments your teacher gave you last year.
Uniform Dress Code & Approved Shoe Guide
PTU Grizzly Den for Gym/Sweatshirts/Spiritwear
St. Gabriel School Code: S0130
FACTS is replacing PowerSchools.
Account Set Up Information
The school will communicate on a weekly basis with Bear Essentials newsletter on Fridays. If you would like other emails added to this distribution list, please contact Michelle.Clarke@St-GabrielSchool.org
As always, please call if you need information or direction-we are here for you! 440/352-6169
Click here for lists or ordering information.
Please note: JK & K only need a lunch box and back pack, all other supplies provided.
Pik My Kid Update
To ensure safety and smooth end of day dismissal, please use the PIK MY KID APP. Instructions and intake form here.
Transportation Departments will develop routes and communicate to you in August.
Mentor SD Transp:
Painesville City SD Transp: 440.392.5670
Riverside SD Transp:
After School Care
We offer convenient after school care for studnets in JRK-Gr6. Click here for more information.
Our New Lunch Program, Grizzly Grub Hub is ready for first day of school!
All volunteers that help at the school must be VIRTUS trained. We recommend getting this taken care of as soon as possible so as to not miss out on any fun events. Certification includes a class, fingerprinting, and document signing. Click here for details.
Remember to Pray
Pray with us for our school and especially our children for a blessed new school year with the novena to St. Thomas Aquinas, patron saint of Catholic schools and students! Pray with us here