Mr. Gilbert's Wicked Awesome Website

Welcome to Mr. Gilbert's Wicked Awesome Website. This is where you can go to find general information about our classroom, what we are working on in our academic subjects, as well as important news and information about upcoming events! 

News and Notes
Long Columbus Day Weekend!
We are out of school Friday, October 7th, and again on Monday, October 10th. We will see you again on Tuesday, October 11th. Enjoy your long weekend!

Halloween Dance Will Be A Scream!
Our next school dance will be Friday, October 28. Come enjoy wall crawling, awkward slow dances and sweaty palms! Wear your costume and compete for prizes in the costume contest!

Links to Resources

School News
Responsibility awards given at Volney Elementary: Volney Elementary students who have shown responsibility throughout the month of October were recently awarded with the school’s Virtue of the Month honors.   A recipient from each classroom was presented with a Principal’s Award for having shown responsible behavior in the classroom, hallways, special areas and the cafeteria. Principal Todd Terpening said because of each honored student’s actions, Volney has become a better place to learn. He then presented all 19 children ... more >>
Expectations exceeded at Fairgrieve in October: Several students at Fairgrieve Elementary School were recently honored for exceeding classroom expectations throughout the month of October.   Awardees were nominated by their teacher for the monthly honor for reasons such as following directions, not speaking out of turn, completing work as told, being proactive and showing responsibility, among several other actions. Students were recognized during a Morning Express program where guests, classmates and teachers cheered and applauded ... more >>
Conners provides teachable moments at Granby: Woven into academic work at Granby Elementary School are teachable moments in emotion management.   Students have learned how to recognize feelings, ways to deal with those related emotions and come up with a plan to ensure healthy habits are practiced in handling those emotions.   “Sometimes there are things that happen that you have to work through,” said Stephany Collins, music teacher, told Granby students during a recent assembly.   ... more >>
Fairgrieve students honor veterans: Healing local wounded warriors begins one thank-you at a time.   That message is what Fairgrieve Elementary students recently learned from Donna Kestner, director of the Oswego County Veterans Service Agency. During a recent Morning Express program at the school, she spoke with Fairgrieve students about the utmost appreciation Oswego County military veterans have for the generosity of Fulton students.   She recalled a conversation she had with a local veteran ... more >>
GRB SRO visits with Seminar students: Fulton Police Officer Jeremy Hutchinson, assigned as the school resource officer at G. Ray Bodley High School, recently visited freshman and sophomores who are taking the Seminar course. He discussed cyber-bullying, laws about taking photos, his role as an STP and he answered questions from the students.   Officer Hutchinson said it was a great opportunity to have more positive interactions with students. He is one of many guest speakers featured as part of the school’s new Seminar ... more >>

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