Gopher Good News: March 8, 2016
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Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Our mascot, the Golson Gopher
Our mascot, the Golson Gopher


F.M. Golson


“Gopher Good News”



Dr. Jennifer Hawthorne, Principal

Mr. Steven DeWitt, Asst. Principal

March 8, 2016



Save the Date!

Golson’s 5K is May 14!


Please sign the permission below and send in $2.00 if you want your child to attend the Cinderalla play at Marianna High School on March18th at 9:00 a.m.

* If your child misbehaves at school during the next 3 weeks,

he/she will not attend the play




__________     Yes, I give permission for my child to be bused to Marianna High School on March 18th to see Cinderella. I have also sent in my child’s notarized field trip form earlier in the year, and I have included $2.00.




__________     No, I do not give permission for my child to go on this field trip.



Parent Signature _______________________________


Student Name _________________________________  

Teacher/Grade _________________________________







Golson Students of the Week

For February 17-19


Ms. Bollinger                Leland Garrish

Mrs. Calloway             McKenzie Nesmith-Gibson

Mrs. Golden                Taylor Hall

Mrs. A. Green              Nolvin Lopez-Sanchez

Mrs. Hanstine             Ciara Holland

Mrs. Jenkins                 Jeremiah Harrison

Mrs. Lockey                  William Nesmith-Gibson

Mrs. B. Mathis             Mason Lewis

Ms. E. Mathis               Dominick Hayes

Ms. Plant                       Peyton Campbell

Mrs. Powell                  Tra’Vonta Harris

Mrs. Uchebo                 McKinley Heiter

Mrs. K. Williams          Ja’Kerion Williams

Mrs. M. Williams         Kensley Russ

Mrs. H. Davis                Alecia Young

First Grade 

Mrs. Blaylock               Eli Mercer

Ms. Bryan                     Denaisha Walker

Mrs. Caynor                 Abner Lopez

Mrs. Durham                Gracelyn Boyd

Mrs. Engstrom            London Newson

Mrs. Everett                  Aiden Glisson

Mrs. C. Green               David Faxas

Mrs. Johnson               Gabriella Rodriguez

Ms. McLane                  Brody Guy

Mrs. Mitchell                Makenzie Matthews

Mrs. O’Pry                    Malaki Butler

Mrs. A. Smith               Allison Gibson

Mrs. T. Smith                Travis Ephriam

Mrs. White                   Morgan Rountree

Second Grade 

Ms. Baggett                 Jasonah Boyd

Ms. Beard                     Isabella Arbona

Mrs. Brooks                  Alexis Vinson

Mrs. DeBolt                  Branden Spooner

Mrs. Garcia                   Gabriel Rivera-Girald            

Mrs. Grimsley              Rayne Blanchard

Ms. Hall                        Lorena Lopez

Mrs. Hill                        Evan Davis

Ms. Lockhart                Jaydon Gray

Mrs. A. Mathis            Tre’mon Beckwith

Mrs. Ja. Nolen             Taylee Mulder            

Mrs. Rooks                   Ethan Lipford

Mrs. Solomon             David Miller

Mrs. J. Ward                 Gage Wells

Mr. D. Williams           Summer Tanner

Mrs. McCoy                  D’Nasiyah Parrish



PTO is now only collecting two recycled items:

Box Tops

Capri Suns



Upcoming Dates


Mar. 11       Spring Pictures

                   End of 3rd 9 weeks

                   AR goals due


Mar. 18       Report Cards

                  Cinderella Field Trip


Mar. 22-24 Field Trip to Waste Management for 2nd grade


Mar. 25       Spring Tattoos $1.00


Mar. 28       Begin Spring Break


Apr. 4          Students Back at School


Apr. 5          Class Pictures

                   PTO Meeting at 5:30 p.m.


Apr. 11        Parent Night at 5:30—What is the Stanford 10 test?


Apr. 18        Stanford Testing begins through April 27


Apr. 19        Progress Reports


April 26      PTO Meeting at 5:30 p.m.


May 2-4      Field Days


May 10       PTO Meeting at 5:30 p.m.


May 14       PTO’s 5K 8:30 a.m. at the Caverns


May 23-24  Kindergarten Graduation


May 25       Year End AR goal party


May 26       Last Student Day

The Grouchy Ladybug


Attention parents whose children were in the music or dance club this past 9 weeks!


The students in these two clubs have been practicing a performance of “The Grouchy Ladybug”. On their last club day on Friday, March 11th, the kids will do a performance for parents. If you would like to attend, please come March 11th at the following times:

K 8:45 a.m.

1 10:30 a.m.

2 1:15 p.m.

Evangel is now offering free after-school tutoring. If you are interested, please call Amy Moss at 526-2232.


Yearbook Online Orders Due

March 24!!

Visit Enter your pay code 79736 and click next. Buy a yearbook for $27.99 or a personalized one for $29.25. For more info, talk with Mrs. French in guidance.


4258 Second Ave.


Marianna, FL




(850) 482-9607




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