Sports & Activities Virtual Parent Meeting postponed until Thursday
Tonight's parent Zoom meeting with the activities department will be postponed until Thursday, August 20 at 6:00 pm. We are hopeful that this postponement will allow us to provide more information to families.

Click on the link below to join the virtual meeting on Thursday:

https://zoom.us/j/99782311720?pwd=N0F3clpaVDBqUE5jZEFBOVk4Qkg2dz09

First Day Of School Is September 8
The first day of school for in-person and virtual classes for all Grain Valley Schools is September 8th, this includes the Early Childhood programs. 

The school year calendar can be found on the GrainValleySchools.org website.

Meet The Teacher Update
Meet the Teacher for all elementary students will be held on Tuesday, September 1.  Elementary students will have the option to meet their child's teacher in person or virtually.  Schools will be utilizing specific time slots for in person meetings. Teachers will be emailing their students on August 28th with information on how to sign up for in person time slots, and also virtual Meet the Teacher information.

All other grade levels will experience a virtual meet the teacher event on September 1. More details will be shared as they become available.


Freshman Orientation
Freshman Orientation will be held on August 27th. Details have been sent to freshman students' email accounts. Students will need to be dropped off at the High School main office on the north side of the building prior to their reserved time and picked up 30 minutes after their scheduled start time.  Student's are required to wear a mask while in the building.
Health Department Adds Immunization Clinic
The Jackson County Health Department will be hosting Back-To-School Immunization Clinics in Eastern Jackson County over the next couple weeks. The clinics are open to any student entering 8th or 12th grade in Eastern Jackson County. Registration must be completed at least one week before the scheduled appointment. Please visit the Jackson County Health Department website to register for an appointment.

Missouri law requires students to be up-to-date on immunizations. Visit the GrainValleySchools.org website for information on required student immunizations.
Middle School Fall Sports
Middle School Fall Sports begin next Monday, August 24th. CLICK HERE for information on practice times and locations as well as physical info. 
Free and Reduced Price Meals
Free and Reduced Price Meals are available to families who qualify. A family of four with a monthly income of $4040 or less is eligible, for example. To apply for Free and Reduced Price Meals please CLICK HERE. A paper application, may be obtained from the office at any one of our school buildings.

Free and Reduced Price Meal Eligibility Guidelines.

Returning families need to reapply for Free and Reduced Price Meals each year beginning in July.
Before And After School Program Registration
Valley Kids Before and After School Program registration is now open for the 2020-2021 school year! You can enroll today at https://gvr5.ce.eleyo.com/. In order to enroll with Valley Kids, you must create an Eleyo account, which can be done by clicking the "create account" button in the upper right hand corner. Once you have created a general account, you will be able to enroll specifically for Valley Kids. You'll sign your child up based on the school they will be attending. Please be sure to look up our family handbook on GrainValleySchools.org for specifics on pricing, full day dates/sign up deadlines, and Valley Kids closures!
Important Dates

August 27
Freshman Orientation

September 1
Meet The Teacher

September 8

First Day of School
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