Be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.
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GIS Library: Parent Hours | General | Send questions or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org
As parents of GIS students, you are allowed to check out up to 20 books at a time for 2 weeks at a time. The GIS Library is available for parents during the following hours:
Morning: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 7:55 – 8:15 AM
Afternoon: Monday: 3:15 – 4:00 PM, Thursday: 1:30 – 4:00 PM
Secondary Extracurricular Clubs | Secondary | Send questions or comments to secprincipal@gisthailand.
We have several extracurricular clubs/activities that are getting started in the next few weeks. Students will see posters advertising these in our building and will also hear more information in the weekly announcements on Mondays.
Secondary Parent Equipping Night | Secondary | Send questions or comments to secprincipal@gisthailand.
All Secondary Parents are invited to the 2nd floor of the Library on Monday, September 16 from 7-8pm. We will be discussing how technology is integrated in the Secondary School, tools we use (i.e. Google Classroom), technology & digital citizenship curriculum, filtering and parent tools such as Blocksi. Please plan to join us!
Secondary Attendance – Reporting an Absence | Secondary | Send questions or comments to email@example.com
Parents, please remember to report your child’s absence in one of two ways:
Elementary Substitute Teachers Needed | Elementary | Send questions or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org
On occasion we call on others to fill in for teachers when they are going to be away from school or they are sick. If you’d like to help in this area, please contact the elementary office for more information.
GIS Nurse Office is able to offer monthly vaccination services in partnership with a local Thai doctor. Visit the Health Services website for complete information and forms. Please note completed payment at the Nurses Office confirms a vaccination appointment. It requires at least 2 days to process the information before the appointment.
Payments for Hume Lake are now being received at the Admin Building reception with K. Tawn, **Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 8:00 – 9:30 AM and 3:00 – 4:00 PM each day through September 22. Wednesday opens from 9:45 – 11:00 AM and 3:00 – 4:00 PM.**
For students who are not living with their parents during the school year, this form needs to be signed by both parents and guardians and emailed to the registrar by September 13. Thank you for your help, as we work together for a successful school year at GIS! As always, call us for help: 052-088-777.
It’s time to register for Hume Thailand 2019! Hume Lake Christian Camps have been bringing an amazing team of adult counselors to serve students in Thailand for over a decade of unforgettable camp experiences. These Hume staffers personally fundraise to keep camp costs low to offer students an excellent, Jesus-saturated, super-fun Christian camping experience for any grade 6-12 students. Middle School Hume (Grades 6-8) is October 12-15, 2019. High School Hume (Grades 9-12) is October 16-19, 2019. Click this link to register or visit the Hume Thailand 2019 Facebook page. Questions? Contact Jeff Kamphausen, GIS Spiritual Life Director @ 098-001-4310! Let’s Rock, baby!
Interested in serving as an adult counselor at Hume? We’d love to have you join our counselor team! Contact Butter, GIS Ministries Coordinator here.
Elementary Clubs | Send questions or comments to email@example.com
Elementary September Calendar | Send questions or comments to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please follow this LINK the Elementary September calendar.
Blocksi Reminder | Send questions or comments to secprincipal@gisthailand.
Secondary parents have the option to utilize the Blocksi Parent Dashboard to more actively control content filtering and time access controls for their child’s GIS-owned Chromebook. Instructions on how to enroll can be found here. Parents who wish to remove the Blocksi filtering from their child’s Chromebook can do so by emailing email@example.com.
PSAT/NMSQT Update | Send questions or comments to secprincipal@gisthailand.