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5/24/2018
•  Last Day of School

  
Brown Bag Lunch:Helping Students and Parents Transition from Gwin to Simmons! Grab your lunch and join us for a casual and...
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Gwin students and staff had a wonderful day of kindness on February 28, 2018!  Pink Shirt Day is all about spreading kindness...
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Our 5th grade students participated in the annual fifth grade Upgrade the World Writing Assignments and Presentations. Ten students...
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On February 28th, Hoover City Schools turn PINK. We will celebrate Pink Shirt Day and stand up against bullying.Click HERE for...
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Gwin students received the Eco-Creative Award of Recognition at the Hoover City Council meeting.  The group participated...
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Gwin Elementary has been recognized again as a Common Sense School!  Common Sense Schools are noted for their commitment...
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On Wednesday, January 31, Gwin students participated in a pajama day benefiting Make-A-Wish Foundation! Students and faculty...
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Monday, January 29th was Alabama Bus Driver Appreciation Day! Gwin students and Ambassadors showed their appreciation by creating...
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On Wednesday, January 24, third grade held their annual Living Museum Performance. Third graders have been researching and writing...
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Members of both the 4th Grade Math Team and 5th Grade Math Team spent their Saturday morning on January 27th competing in a Perennial...
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Sarah R., a fourth grade student in Mrs. Davidson’s class, won first place in the Fire Prevention Art Contest and was recognized...
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Kindergarten students celebrated the 100th day of school on Wednesday, January 24th! Students had lots of fun counting collections...
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The faculty and staff of Gwin Elementary would like to say a huge "Thank you!" to our administrators for their annual holiday...
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Thank you to Gwin Ovation and Miss Russell for leading our school in a holiday sing along this holiday season! Gwin Ovation performed...
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James Spann made his annual visit to Gwin's 3rd grade students to discuss weather, radar, and our recent snow day! Thank you,...
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On Thursday, December 14, Mrs. DeBalsi led the annual 4th and 5th grade Gwin Spelling Bee. All of the 4th and 5th grade teachers...
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Kindergarten recently spent a magical time on The Polar Express! Students wore their pajamas, received train tickets that were...
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The Santa Sprint was so much fun! Each grade level ran a course all around the school, enjoyed hot cocoa, and raised almost $2,000...
Santa Sprint 2017

  
On November 9, Gwin Elementary had its annual Veterans Day Assembly to honor the veterans in our community. Gwin Ovation sang...
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On Friday, Mrs. Reach's kindergarten class had its annual Farmer's Breakfast. We made wheat toast, each cracked our own egg,...
Farmer`s Breakfast

  
Kindergarten classes recently went on their annual field trip to Old Baker Farm in Harpersville and had a wonderful day! The...
Old Baker Farm

  
During the month of November, Gwin Elementary hosted a canned food drive benefiting the Christian Service Mission. These canned...
CSM Donations

  
The 2017 Gwin Fun Run was a BLAST! The PTO did an amazing job planning another great event to help raise money for our school....
Fun Run 2017

  
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2017 Walk/Bike to School Day! Below are some photos of Gwin students starting their...
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On Friday, September 29, Gwin Elementary students and teachers helped raise money for Ben Abercrombie by bringing in $1 to wear...

  
The Fun Run is in full swing at Gwin Elementary School! We kicked things off on Monday afternoon with a special visit from UAB...
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Recently the 4th and 5th graders at Gwin have been campaigning for various student council positions! Congratulations to the...
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Ms. Williams' and Mrs. Kavanagh's kindergarten classes went on a walking field trip to visit Fire Station #2 on Wednesday, September...
Fire Station Visit

  
Thank you to everyone who helped make Parents' Day in PE a success! Check out the slideshow of pictures from this fun-filled...
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One very special part of being in 5th grade is that each student is sorted into a house. During their last year at Gwin, the...
5th Grade House Sorting