4th and 5th grade Field Day

Just a reminder that the 4th and 5th gr. field day is coming up on June 7 with a rain date of June 8.  If your child ordered a field day t-shirt, it will be coming home on Monday June 6!

Please have your child dress for the weather (with sunscreen) and if they take their own water bottle, they are responsible for it.

Teachers VS. 5th grade winning teams!!!

What a great morning we had on Monday.  The 5th grade winning teams from our hockey tournament went up against our VERY talented and athletic teachers!!!!!  We are excited to say that we remain undefeated  🙂  A great time was had by all!  Enjoy the pictures.

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PE CARES BOWLING FIELD TRIP

Today Mrs. McDonalds class got to take a field trip to Hudsonville Lanes for bringing in the most items for our PE CARES!  We had SO much fun…what a treat!  A big thank you goes to Hudsonville Lanes for supporting all our Hudsonville El. Schools with a free trip to the bowling Lanes.  Check out the pictures…

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PE CARES

Wow!!!!!!!!! Georgetown families….we are so blessed by all the donations you brought in to help our families in Hudsonville at Love Inc.  We exceeded our donations of past years by over 1,oo0 items.  Our total for the school was 4,592!  Congratulations to Mrs. McDonalds 3rd grade class, they will be going on the bowling field trip to Hudsonville Lanes.  They brought in 640 items!  Mrs. Greenlunds’ 2nd grade class brought in 524 items and Mrs. Balls’ 5th gr. class brought in 476.  We are so blessed to have such giving families and students at Georgetown!!  May you have a great Thanksgiving 🙂

Eagle 5K

Well, the weather does not look very warm for our race this Saturday but we are not going to let that stop us!! We have trained well and are ready to run!  Parents of our Hudsonville Running Club students can arrive anytime around 8 a.m. at the Hudsonville High School gym to pick up the race packets and get your race number pinned on.  We will meet in the gym at 8:15 for a team picture and then sit as a group to listen to our speaker.  We will all stretch and walk out to the starting line together.  Please stick around after the race for refreshments, food and plenty of prizes in the cafeteria!!  See you at the races!!!!!

PE CARES

Because of our snowdays this week, we are ending PE CARES on Friday Nov. 21. We will give you a full update on Monday to see which class gets the PE CARES t-shirts and the bowling field trip. LOVE INC. in Hudsonville will come to collect all items on Monday so all the food that was donated will be distributed to our Hudsonville families. Thanks so much for your help!

Turkey Trot Winners

Yay, we had some of our students from Georgetown El win prizes at the Turkey Trot for coming in 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place. Here are their names…

Pre K – Izzy Smies
1st gr – Noelle Baar, Maggie Szlachcic, and Oliver Smies
2nd gr – Cadence Williams, Abby Scholma, Lexi Armstrong, and Cole Williams
3rd gr – Eli Sytsma
4th gr. – Keiley Herr and Elise Conkel

Congratulations to these runners and all our participants for doing a great job!!!

PE CARES

Great news for families in Hudsonville that need some help this Thanksgiving season. Our students and families at Georgetown El. donated over 3017 food items to Love Inc. We are so very proud of how giving our families are! Mrs. Florys’ 3rd grade class donated the most items with 372!!! Each student in her class will get a PE CARES t-shirt and a field trip to Hudsonville Bowling Lanes. We are so thankful to Hudsonville Lanes for being a huge sponsor with this event! Mr. Bialochowski’s class donated 367 items and Mrs. Quigley’s 2nd grade class donated 256 items…WOW! Classes that donated over 100 items were…Estefan, Stutz, Stadt, Ray, VanArkle, Walenta, Kooiker, and Huizenga! Thanks so much to all of our families for giving so much and supporting this wonderful cause! We will post pictures next week!!

Turkey Trot Sponsors

We are starting to prepare for the annual Turkey Trot Race!  The race is for all of the Hudsonville Elementary students and families.  It will be held on October 23 and information about the race will be coming home soon.  We are again asking for any families that own a business of their own or know of a business that would like to be a sponsor, to please contact Mrs. Nienhuis or Mrs. VanKoevering.  For $150, your business logo will be put on the back of the Turkey Trot t-shirt.  This is a great way to advertise since there are over 1,000 particpants.  Your business name as a sponsor will also be announced over the innercom at the football stadium.  Some sponsors also hand out flyers or coupons in the race packets for all the runners.  If you have any questions you can call us at 797-9797 ex. 22422 or send us an e-mail.  Thanks for your help!