the heels of the Acts of Terror in Paris, France, we conducted a moment of
silence just prior to the start of 9th period. The following
is a transcript of what was read to the students:
Afternoon Students and Staff.
Friday evening, an unspeakable tragedy took place in Paris, France where 129
people, including one American, lost their lives in an act of terrorism.
people of Paris have asked that we not only keep them in our thoughts, but that
we keep all people who suffer in our thoughts. As with so many tragic events we look at the
world at times as a chaotic place. Each of us, however, has the ability
to make positive changes in our communities and we do that all the time at
GFMS. Never forget the good that each of you do.
the world stood with the United States after 9-11, please stand for a moment of
silence for the French people and particularly for those who lost loved ones on
Attention 8th graders: Travel to Washington DC is scheduled for Monday - Thursday, May 16-19, 2016. Total cost of trip is $615.00. First payment of $300 is due the week of November 9. Please refer to Mr. Piscitella's letter and submit the permission slip with your first payment.
Washington letter and permission slip 2016.pdf