Thanks to Dolphin Class Dad, Jody Kaufman, for his generosity and creativity in designing and building a three sided easel for the kids.
Ms.Stephanie and Ms. Kristie are thrilled with the new addition to the classroom.
This Week at Glenn
October 26, 2018
Brown Bears are getting excited for Halloween!
Don't forget to come to the parade and to the Glenn Church Trunk or Treat this Sunday at Emory Village.

Online Glenn School Directory
Sarah Pociask and Claire Henwood are working hard to complete the school directory.  This is a friendly reminder to please fill out the form through google docs to be included in our new Glenn Directory.  The link is  You can also get us the information by completing and signing the flyer that went home this week and send it back in your child’s bag.  The deadline is to get us the information will be October 31, 2018. 

Parent Council Upcoming Events

How about a parent happy hour?? Well, ok! Saturday, November 3rd from 5:00-7:00 at The Grange. 

Our next Parent Council meeting will be on Thursday, November 15th at 7:00pm. A big thank you to the Henwood’s (Cora and Bates) for opening their home to us for an evening meeting. 1711 Ridgewood Drive NE, Atlanta, 30307

Real Time Messaging for School Communication
Remind allows Glenn School to safely and efficiently communicate with parents about important information and alerts of school closings. We encourage all families to set up devices to receive messages. More information will be coming home in your child's bag.

To receive messages via text, text @gs1660 to 81010. To receive messages via email, send an email to You can opt-out of messages at any time by replying, 'unsubscribe @gs1660' or unsubscribe to emails by replying with 'unsubscribe' in the subject line.

The class with the highest percentage of parents who sign up will receive a special surprise. The deadline to sign up for this contest will be November 16th.

Glenn Sale Co-Chair Needed
We are still in need of a co-chair to work with Heather Pinkerton who is heading up the Glenn Sale. This is a very important part of what makes the Glenn School successful. If you would like to offer leadership to one of the biggest consignment sales in the city, please contact Heather at 404-808-1838 or
Open Streets Emory Village
Sunday, October 28th
2 - 6 pm

Starts at 2pm SHARP with a costume parade, this is a great way for little ones (and grown-ups!) to get one bonus wear of their Halloween Costumes.
The parade is followed by GLENN UMC trunk-or-treating, pumpkin carving and includes many other fun activities and loads of live music and entertainment. The Druid Hills Cluster will have a face painting booth hosted by our talented middle school and high school face painters! Open Streets is a fun "human powered" afternoon full of community.
Pumpkin Patch for Youth Missions

October 10-31

Wednesday, October 10, 5:30 p. m. - All hands on deck for unloading the pumpkin truck at the Youth and Activities Building.  Pizza & drinks provided!

Pumpkin Patch hours: 
Weekdays, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sundays, 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Barb Ribner, one of our super substitute teachers, representing Glenn School in Zimbabwe!! Check out her awesome Glenn shirt.

31          Coffee with Kerry - Meet the New Director 8:30 AM - 9:20 AM
              Halloween Parade - 9:30 AM

1 & 2     Dialogue Days - School Closed
1-16      Canned Food Drive
9           Spirit Day
16         Thanksgiving Program - Family Event 11:00 AM,
             Students Dismissed with Parents
19-23    SCHOOL CLOSED - Thanksgiving Holidays

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