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Gier Park School

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Our Mission is to create a school climate in which all students will develop a positive self image, become self directed learners, master grade level skills and objectives, engage in higher order thinking skills, and demonstrate being responsible citizens.

Gier Park specializes in developmental reading strategies, anchored in the common core. We take struggling readers, providing additional differentiated support, and building confident readers. Students at Gier Park receive balanced literacy in a dynamic small group setting from highly qualified teachers.

Gier Park Academics

  • Great Start Readiness Program(PreK) 
  • PreK to K Transition Days
  • Moving Up Days, Family Fun Nights, Curriculum Nights
  • Classroom to Classroom Reading Buddies, REM:  Reading EVERY Month, and Read to Succeed
  • 1 to 1 Tutoring & Assessment and Push-In Resource Teacher
  • Computer Lab, laptop cart, iPads in the classroom
  • Junior Achievement

Student Incentive Programs

  • HUGs:  Check In/Check Out Program 
  • Bucket Fillers Weekly Drawing 
  • Student Leadership Board

What makes Gier Park Special?

  • Technology in every classroom.
  • Community Partnerships that support our teachers, students and greater Gier Park community 
  • Building Healthy Communities Grant and Healthy Kids Club after school program. 
  • “Giraffe Days” offering fun activities centered around life skills - cooking, crafting, and social interaction.
  • Full-time volunteers supporting our teachers and students with experienced instruction and supervision within the classroom setting.
  • Healthy Kids Club
  • Weekend Survival Kits

 

 

 


 

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Michigan Archaeology Day on Oct. 1 - Free Event for Families

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Parent Community Advisory Council (PCAC) Meeting on 9/27/16

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2016-17 Student Code of Conduct Available Online

 Lansing School District Student Code of Conduct 2016-17
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Bell Times for 2016-17 Lansing School District

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Elmhurst Welcome Center - 2400 Pattengill Ave. 48910
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Literacy Night
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