What’s new at the GCCF?

Screen-shot-2010-12-14-at-9.37.23-AM-300x185Free parent class helps families with kids age 3 to 12
The Parent Power Class will be offered at John Wetten from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday nights, October  7, 14, 21, and 28.  Free childcare will be provided. To register, visit www.lastingrelationships.org or call 503-546-6377.

Participants will learn ways to improve family communication, motivate students, and use effective discpline strategies.
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chinese_cultureGladstone schools add K-8 Chinese program
This year, Gladstone Schools will offer instruction in Chinese language and culture to students in grades K-8. Elementary and middle school students will learn Mandarin, while exploring Chinese culture, art, literature, foods, and music.
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community_edRecreation guide offers fall classes
Want to explore a new interest this fall? Whether your interest is dance, martial arts, genealogy, Spanish, investing, or driver education, you’ll find affordable options for all ages in Gladstone’s fall recreation guide.

Registration is underway for children, teens, and adults. View the complete course schedule here. Register by calling 503.650.2570.
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imagesGladstone Schools open to transfer students
Students who wish to transfer to Gladstone Schools from other school districts can find out how the process works by visiting this site. To transfer in, you must apply for and receive release from your home district.

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education_technology1Apply by September 26 for the district Technology Planning Team
Help chart the course for technology use in Gladstone schools over the next decade. Parents, community members, and employees are invited to apply to join the Technology Planning Team, which meets 8 Tuesday evenings from October to February. Find out more here:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/GSDtech