Thank you to all who sent in Box Tops! Our latest submission has been processed and $721.90 is on the way to Grace Lutheran School! Keep collecting Box Tops, they can be dropped off at the school office anytime.
Want to make holiday shopping a little easier? Each year PTL asks the teachers and staff to complete a "Favorite Things" survey. This compiled list is available in the school office or request by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Basketball schedules for 2015-16 have been posted on the school calendar. http://gracemenomoneefalls.weebly.com/calendar.html
The calendar is also viewable on the Fast Direct login page.
Printed schedules: A game schedule for each team has been printed and is available near the school office and is also available for download through the attached files.
Families of Grace 1st graders gathered on Nov 22 to celebrate Thanksgiving. Families enjoyed a meal and family activities including craft projects and stuffing stockings for 1st graders at another school.
The Menomonee Falls Christmas Parade is November 29th at 4:30PM. Families interested in walking with Grace in the parade should meet at the Kenwood Campus Fellowship Hall at 3PM. Costumes will be provided.
8th Grade 7th Grade 6th Grade 5th Grade
Steven Anas Kara Eggold McKayla Braun Angela Busalacchi
Delaney Gierach Katie Fields Caleb Breckenfelder Mya Goodwin
Matthew Jelinski Daniela Goodwin Natalie Cox Mason Kren
Sarah Lessila Bryce Karrels Claire Cronce Olivia Krueger
James Miller Jennifer Lueck Nathan Culli Grace Lyczak
Makayla Norton Madelyn Maaske Logan Fuchsberger Rachel Ripke
Tsu Ming Ong Tyson Miller Megan Howard
Eliana Schmit Sarah Pfughoeft Julia Krueger
Cody Stelzel Jacob Poffinbarger Calla Laabs
Sierrah Stiller Alex Russo Lauren Lessila
Madeline Taubenheim Sophiah Stiller Max McGillivray
Be Ware Jake Miller
8th Grade 7th Grade 6th Grade 5th Grade
Jackson McGillivray Ivory Balsewicz Brianna Bordwell Emily Foran
Eli Piontek Christopher Brauer Emma Campbell Kate Partridge
Matthew Holcomb Emma Dereszynski Madeline Schmit
Eriana Stubbs Abby Regenfuss Trinity Schrotenboer
Iyana Stubbs Bryan Seban
Edison Wheeler William Taubenheim
Grace will have classes on Mon. Nov. 23 and Tue. Nov. 24.
There is no school Wed Nov 25-Fri Nov 27 for Thanksgiving Break.
Extended Care is also closed. There will be no SCRIP order that week.
Parents of grades K-8 are encouraged to sign up for a 15-minute appointment to meet with teachers to review student work from the 1st trimester. Dates available are:
Thur. Nov. 19 3:15-5:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm.
Mon. Nov. 23 3:15-5:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm.
CLICK HERE to sign-up online.
Report Cards should be posted on Fast Direct on Tue Nov. 17 by the end of the day.
Parents may check grades progress at any time on Fast Direct.
For more instructions, see the help screens
Grace school will recognize armed forces veterans during a special assembly after chapel.
Wed Nov 18 Chapel 2:00pm. Veteran's recognition 2:30pm.
Mr. Wally Kangas will be inviting area veterans to attend chapel followed by a brief ceremony in which Grace students will honor our veterans. Parents, grandparents, or other relatives who are veterans or currently serving in the armed forces are welcome to attend.
Grace will close for inclement weather when the Menomonee Falls and/or Germantown Public Schools are closed.
Grace Extended Care is also closed if school is closed.
Parents should visit the school closing websites of Fox 6, TMJ 4, WISN 12 or tune to those stations for information. Some sites will allow users to subscribe to receive a text alert when a closing occurs.
Some grades have already completed MAP testing in Reading and Math.
Other grades will finish this week.
Results: Results will be shared with parents in December. (They will not be ready in time for parent/teacher conferences.)
Teachers will use the results to set class goals. Students will be given the opportunity to set individual goals. Students will test again from April 25-May 6
Some individual students may also be tested in January to monitor progress.
There is no school on Thur Nov 12 and Fri Nov 13. Grace teachers will gather with 600 Lutheran teachers for a professional development conference. Extended Care IS open on those days. Please reserve a spot, in advance, if you will need care on those days.
The Grace PTL is providing dinner for our teachers on November 19th, the evening of parent/teacher conferences. We are looking for families to help by donating $5.00 towards these meals. Please sign up at http://vols.pt/djUnYA to select a teacher to sponsor. Send $5.00 cash or check payable to "Grace PTL" to the school office. Please include both your name and the sponsored teacher's name with the payment. PTL will deliver Panera box meals to each teacher.
Please contact Gina Lessila email@example.com with any questions.
Grace 6th-8th graders are invited to a dance on Fri Nov 6 from 7:00-9:00pm. Admission is $5. Students should wear black and white.
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