Weekly Roar

13 December 2022

GENERAL

2023-24 Re-enrollment Registration | registrar@gisthailand.org
The google registration form will be sent out on January 4th, 2023. Please make sure to fill out the form even if your child/children will not be returning for the next school year. If you have any questions, please contact registrar@gisthailand.org.

2023-24 Student Re-enrollment | nurse@gisthailand.org
Medical records required for Re-enrollment are as follows:

  • Student Physical Examination Form within 3 months of the examination date.Here
  • The TB skin test or QFT is required every 3 years. TB skin test result form.

You will receive an email reminder if your children are due for TB testing this year.

  • If your children have life-threatening allergies, Asthma, or other Health accommodation needs. Please have your physician review the action plans at the same time as their physical examination.  

Life-Threatening Action plan.  
Asthma Action plan
GIS Health Accommodation Request Form

  • Please note that vaccination must be up-to-date at the time of re-enrollment.
    Please return the completed forms to Health Services via email or hard copy by January 31st.

Tailors Services | khongjirakul@gisthailand.org
On the first day of school on Wednesday, January, 4th, 2023, there will be a few tailors available to provide the service at GIS as well as a vendor who will be selling new items of the uniform bottom (skirts & pants). They will be located by the stairwells, first floor, Admin building from 9-10 a.m.

2023 Calendars | nfoitong@gisthailand.org (Tom)
The school’s 2023 desktop calendar is out! If you ordered an extra calendar, you can come and pick up your order at the Communications Office. We still have calendars that are available to order for 100 Baht. To order, please click here. We are accepting orders until December 16, 2022. Please note, that we are selling on a first come first serve basis. Click here to view the 2023 desktop calendar.

 

 

ELEMENTARY

Library Information | library@gisthailand.org
There are no parent hours during the week of December 12th-16th. We look forward to seeing you Thursday, January 5th

December Half Days | elementary.office@gisthailand.org

  • Early Dismissal @ 11:30 – Thursday, December 15 
  • Early Dismissal @ 11:30 – Friday, December 16

Christmas Festival | elementary.office@gisthailand.org
During the morning of Friday, December 16, elementary will be having our annual Christmas Festival with fun activities for our students.  This is always a memorable day but we can’t do it without your help.  A big thank you to the parents that have already volunteered to help.  If you are interested in helping and haven’t contacted the elementary office, please do so as soon as possible.  Thank you!

Christmas Dress-Up Day | elementary.office@gisthailand.org
Students are encouraged to dress-up Christmas-y on Friday, December 16, 2022.  Whatever that looks like to them – they can wear red and/or green, dress up like an elf or even in their fancy Christmas clothes.  If they choose not to dress-up at all, their normal GIS school uniform will be required.

Elementary Report Cards | elementary.office@gisthailand.org
Elementary quarter 2 reports cards will be emailed to parents in early January.  Thank you for your patience.

MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR from the elementary teachers and staff!

May you have a joyous season with loved ones celebrating the birth of our Lord and Savior.

 

SECONDARY

Finals Week for Grades 7-12 | secondary.office@gisthailand.org 

  • December 13-16 will have a different bell schedule due to Finals for Grades 9-12 and Block Classes for Grades 7-8. 
  • Please view our detailed Finals Week Schedule for more information.
  • If Grade 9-12 students are on campus, but not taking a final (due to transportation), there will be a designated study hall room (Classroom S126).

Semester Report Cards | secondary.office@gisthailand.org 

  • Fall Semester 2022 will end on Friday, December 16. 
  • Report Cards will be available after the weekend on Monday, December 19.

Library | library@gisthailand.org

  • There are no parent hours during the week of December 12th-16th
  • We look forward to seeing you Thursday, January 5th

Christmas Classic 3×3 Basketball Tournament | mgerig@gisthailand.org 

  • Organize your team and register using this form for this Fundraiser
  • Saturday, December 17 with games starting at 9:30 AM

Yearbook Senior Highlights | yearbook@gisthailand.org 

  • Calling all Senior parents, friends, relatives, dorms, and churches: the time has come to begin designing Senior Highlights!
  • Find all the information you need to know about purchasing space in the Yearbook as a Senior Ad or Highlight here!


SPIRITUAL LIFE

Save the Dates! We’re super-excited for our week-long series of meetings and activities for G7-12 students during Elevation Week ‘22-’23 from Jan. 9-13, 2023. This annual event hosted by the Spiritual Life Office features special speakers (TBA soon!), worship times and spiritual experiences to invite students into a deeper walk with Jesus.  We’ll have morning assemblies during the school day and optional evening gatherings as well as a great after-school event on Weds. Jan. 11. More details coming soon!



ATHLETICS

This week in Athletics | athletics@gisthailand.org

Tuesday, December, 13 
⚽️ U12 Boys Soccer vs CDSC @ GIS 4:00pm
⚽️ U12 Girls Soccer vs CDSC @ GIS 4:00pm
❌ No-Practices for U8/U10 Soccer
❌ No-Practices for Secondary

Thursday, December, 15
❌ No-Practices for Everybody

Friday, December, 16 
❌ No-Practices for Everybody

For more information, please check our website athletics.gisthailand.org