School is back in full swing! As your students are working hard to complete their assignments and projects, are they thinking about Copyright and Fair Use? Being knowledgeable about these principles are an important part of being a responsible digital citizen. Here is a short video to help introduce, or remind your students about these important concepts.
March 2017 – Principal’s News
This week Granite Elementary will participate in White Ribbon Week. Monday we had a kick off assembly with the Utah Grizzlies. We discussed setting goals, believing in yourself, showing kindness, and teamwork. We will connect this great message to White Ribbon Week on how to make wise choices on social media and how to use social media to make a positive difference. On Tuesday, March 7th Granite will host a social media conference for parents. Debbie Dujanovic and a retired FBI Cyber Crimes supervision, Petra Butler, will discuss the realities of internet safety. Join us at 6:30pm in the gym for this raw and honest discussion on how to implement internet safety in your home.
With just one look outside we see a glimpse of spring. Sun is shining. Snow is falling. Please continue to help your students dress for the weather. A little sunshine and vitamin D is good for all of us. If the temperature drops below 21 we will keep them inside. We continue to monitor the air quality. If we experience a RED day, all students will remain inside. If we have an orange day students with asthma and sensitive issues will remain inside.
If you know of any incoming Kindergarteners for the 2017-2018 school year, please have them call the office to register.
We are proud to announce that Granite Elementary raised $4242.42 for our sister school, Magale Primary School, in Kenya. Way to go Granite Grizzlies!
March 1st – PTA meeting, 10am
March 7th – Internet Safety Parent Conference, 6:30pm
March 13th – SCC (School Community Council) meeting, 4:15pm
March 16th – Spring Pictures
March 23rd – 3rd grade School House Rock Performance, 2:00pm