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School Information:
8330 Grier Road
Charlotte, NC 28215
Courier # 432
P: 980-343-5671 | F: 980-343-5394
Principal: Theresa Townsend
LC: East Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Grades: K-5
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Mission Statement
Our mission is to create a safe, caring environment that maximizes learning by utilizing the rigorous Common Core curriculum and 21st century skills.
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Current Calendar Events
Apr 24Quarter 3 Awards / Premios del Tercer Trimestre
Apr 24School Leadership Team Meeting / Reunión del Equipo de Liderazgo Escolar 6-7pm
Apr 27Doughnuts for Dads/Donuts con Papás 7-8am
May 1 - 4Teacher Appreciation Week / Semana apreciacón maestros
May 7PTA Meeting / Reunión del PTA 6:00-7:00pm
May 10Spring Musical / Musical de Primavera
May 11Muffins with Mom / Bocadillos con Mamá 7-8am
May 15School Leadership Team Meeting / Reunión del Equipo de Liderazgo Escolar 6-7pm
May 28No School - Memorial Day / No hay clases - Dia de Memorial
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Curriculum Night / Noche de Planificación

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Jueves, 19 de Abril de 2018







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Joseph W Grier would like to invite you to sign up for Remind, a free text messaging app that helps teachers, students and parents communicate quickly and efficiently. Remind will be used as an additional method of communication to inform the school community of upcoming school events, reminders of early release and no school days, and other non-urgent issues. Please click on the links below for instructions on how to sign up!


A la escuela Joseph W Grier le gustaría invitarles a inscribirse en "REMIND" (Recuerde), una aplicación gratis de mensajes de texto que ayudará a los maestros, estudiantes y padres a comunicarse rápida y eficientemente. REMIND será usado como un método adicional de comunicación para informar a la comunidad de la escuela de los eventos escolares venideros, las fechas de salida temprana, los días en los que no hay clases y otros asuntos que no son urgentes. Por favor, haga "click" en los enlaces de abajo para que siga las instrucciones de cómo integrarse en "REMIND."

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It Happened at Grier …

Before Winter Break, our 5th Graders received a visit from the Charlotte Checkers to discuss the science of hockey -- force and motion.  Also, the importance of good nutrition for power play!

Photograph of 5th graders with Chubby, the Charlotte Checkers mascot.Photo of Grade 5 teachers Ms Henry and Ms Yewcic with Assistant Principal Mr Maleck and Chubby, the Charlotte Checkers mascot.

Photograph of 5th graders with Charlotte Checkers players. 


As a result of reaching our target of selling 1,600 books at the Book Fair, Mr. Maleck had to pay his forfeit of being duct-taped to the Media Center wall and reading a book to every class!

Photograph of Mr. Maleck duct-taped to a wall, reading a book.Photograph of Mr. Maleck duct-taped to a wall, reading a book. to a class of students.


Thank you to everyone who supported the Book Fair - it was a huge success! We exceeded our target of 1,600 books and so we are pleased to introduce ... Drogon, the Library Dragon! Stop by the Media Center to say hello and welcome him to Grier!

Photograph of Drogon, the Library Dragon. 



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Vision Statement
Our vision is to provide a safe and caring environment where students excel academically, value diversity, and have the necessary skills to be 21st century leaders.  


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