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December 5, 2023


The Gilbert Parent Ambassadors Committee Wants YOU!

Mr. Shugrue and The Gilbert School invite parents to become our community partners in enhancing the educational experience for our students. This is an exciting, collaborative opportunity.

Parent Ambassadors Committee Information

Attention Juniors and Seniors! Are you interested in taking a college course for FREE at the community college? The High School Partnership Program at Northwestern Connecticut Community College lets juniors and seniors earn college credit for free! A representative from Northwestern CT Community College is coming to Gilbert on December 7th to register students. Interested? Email or stop in to see Mrs. Fiducia or Mr. Brintle.


ESports- The Gilbert School ESports team is looking for competitive Splatoon players to join our team for the Spring Season. Interested players should see Mrs. Pfeffer or Jayden Barahona. Serious inquiries only.


Attention Seniors - The Greenwoods Scholarship Foundation is accepting applications. Check your Naviance account for more information. Copies can also be picked up in Guidance.


Italy Trip Meeting- There will be a meeting for students and parents about the spring 2024 Italy trip next Tuesday, December 5th at 5:30. Questions ??? see Ms. Frechette in room 112


The Middle School student council - is hosting a volleyball game on December 8th during Period 6. Middle school students need to donate at LEAST 1 dollar to come and watch. The top donors will be selected to play in the game! Please see Mrs. Louis or Mr. Harbach for more information.


Attention Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors - If you are interested in participating in the ASVAB Career Exploration Program, we are administering the ASVAB test here at Gilbert on January 10th at 8:00 in the library. The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) is a series of short subtests designed to help you identify your skills in a variety of areas. Taking the test can help you regardless of your plans after high school because it measures aptitudes that are related to success in different jobs as well as training and education programs. Interested? Contact Kim Fiducia in Guidance


Attention 8th and 9th grade students - planning on applying to Oliver Wolcott Technical High School or Northwestern Regional 7 VoAg program - your time is running out! Application deadlines are Friday December 15th. See Mrs. Thompson in the counseling office if you have any questions.