We’re thrilled to announce Globe Unified School District’s new app! Capturing hearts, empowering minds — it’s everything Globe Tigers, in your pocket. Download the app on Android: https://bit.ly/38vYej0 or iPhone: https://apple.co/3gHAwTZ.
Chromebook distribution is today (Friday, August 14) for ALL students (one Chromebook per family unit). Chromebook will be handed out at High Desert Middle School from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. See our website for more information. Click on this link for registration form and insurance fee information. See you soon Tigers! https://www.globeschools.org/o/gusd/page/chromebook-registration
Need Help? Have Questions? We want to help. Call our Parent Concierge at 928-402-6000 ext 6012. The Parent Concierge will be working tomorrow, Friday August 14, 2020 in an effort to help as many as possible before the start of school and will be available during normal business hours Monday - Thursday in the following weeks.
ATTENTION GUSD FAMILIES: We know that there are many questions as we all work to navigate the necessary changes for this school year. Please find Quick Links below for important information regarding the return to school Remote Learning Update – August 10, 2020 https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/853578/Superintendent_Learning_Update.pdf Superintendent Message from August 10, 2020 https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/853577/Superintendent_s_Web_Message_August_10_2020.pdf 2020-2021 School Calendar https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/834396/2021_Calendar_1011Month_COVID_APPROVED_JULY_2020.pdf Remote learning Overview – Details of what it will look like for your child https://www.globeschools.org/o/gusd/page/resources-information--3 NOTE: Students do NOT need to be logged in at a certain time for our PLP. Students can learn at their convenience as long as they log-in each day for attendance purposes. Teachers will offer many options for office hours, in-person meetings, etc. to help families learn and to offer flexibility for our families and their students during this time. Chromebook Distribution Information – August 14, 2020 https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/853575/Chromebooks_FAQ_s.pdf Online/Remote Learning DEMO https://www.globeschools.org/o/gusd/page/tko-online-learning-demo Access page to remote/online learning PLP (personalized learning platform) – https://globeschools.schoolsplp.com/login Note: Your child’s username is their First name. Last name (ex: Globe Tiger is Globe.Tiger The first letter of first name and first letter of last name is capitalized in the username) and the password is first initial last initial and student ID number (student ID is a six-digit number; it is the number used for lunches). A password example is: Globe Tiger would be gt000000. Directions on how to work on a course in the PLP (remote learning site) https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/853569/How_to_Work_on_a_Course_in_SchoolsPLP.pdf Directions on how to check your students’ progress on courses, activity and work https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/853568/How_to_Check_Your_Student_s_Progress_on_the_Home_Page.pdf School Chromebook login and google tutorial: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/855322/Chromebook_login_process.pdf Note: Each student has a username which is firstname.lastname@example.org. Each student is given a unique password. Teachers will be calling with the password, log-in and passwords will be given out at Chromebook distribution and school offices will also have the passwords to give out. GUSD Food and Nutrition page – Including a Free and Reduced lunch application https://www.globeschools.org/o/gusd/page/gusd-food-nutrition Bus Route information for meal deliveries https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/…/…/822890/Bus_Routes.pdf Copper Rim Information – All enrolled students have been assigned a teacher. The teacher will call to discuss specific information with the student family. High Desert Information – All enrolled students will receive a call from a teacher. Students will not be given a traditional schedule and will be given courses in our remote/online learning portal (PLP). Globe High School – A letter will be sent to all parents from the school counselor, principal and assistant principal. Schedules will be uploaded in Family Link On-Site Service Requests – Contact the school that your child attends: Copper Rim (928-402-5800), High Desert (928-402-5900) and Globe High School (928-402-6102).
Chromebook Distribution Information - PLEASE READ. Chromebook distribution has changed due to the necessity of having all students begin the school year remotely.
Information regarding what remote learning will look like at GUSD. Schools are contacting students and families this week with specific information for students and to address specific student needs.
Attention TKO (online) students and families: Next Friday, August 14, 2020, Globe schools will be handing out laptops to any student that needs one that selected the TKO online learning option. There will be an insurance fee of $24.99 (sliding scale for free and reduced lunch eligibility). More information will be communicated next week. Are you ready to LEARN?! We are!
School Starts Monday, August 17, 2020
Please use The link below to access enrollment form to select Student Enrollment Options for your child to attend the 2020-2021 School year. https://form.jotform.com/202055383800144
Hello Globe families, Please click on the link below to learn more about each of the options: 100% online, Hybrid (in-person and remote learning) and in-person. You will be asked to fill out a form on-line and/or will be contacted via phone to learn the option you prefer for at least the first trimester of the 2020-2021 school year. https://www.globeschools.org/o/gusd/page/2020-2021-school-opening-letter
GUSD will be offering 3 different enrollment options for education in the 2020/2021 school year. click on the link below to review these options. https://www.globeschools.org/
Please help us give a Globe welcome to our new High Desert Middle School Principal - Mr. Darryl Gentry! Mr. Gentry is a native of Fort Worth, TX. He graduated from the International Baccalaureate program at O.D. Wyatt High School and enlisted in the U.S.Army as a Field Artilleryman. After serving for eight years, Mr. Gentry earned his Bachelor's Degree in Sports and Health Science from American Military University and began his educational career as a teacher and coach in 2011. Mr. Gentry went on to earn his Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Texas Christian University and transitioned to school administration. Mr. Gentry is honored and humbled to be an advocate for students and their academic growth at High Desert Middle School and being a member of the Globe Community.
We are excited to announce our TKO (Tiger Knowledge Online) academy which will be an online exclusive option for GUSD students during the current COVID pandemic. The TKO academy is an individualized online learning system for Globe students facilitated by Globe teachers. Our TKO students will be able to enjoy all extra-curricular benefits of in-person students (such as clubs, athletics, robotics, etc). We understand that the COVID pandemic has created unease, worry and uncertainty. We want to provide our students and families options to best suite each person's individual needs. More information will be released soon about the online exclusive option and other in-person or hybrid options (pending further information from the Governor). All enrolled students/families will be given the opportunity to choose their preferred option . Thank you for your patience as we work towards solutions to safely educate our students. Go Tigers!
Hot temperatures - Stay hydrated
As a reminder, we will be serving, “FREE MEALS” curbside at Copper Rim Elementary starting Monday, July 6th, and every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11 am to 1 pm through July 24th. To be safe, if you have filled out a Parent Waiver Form, you can pick up “FREE MEALS” for all your children without the children being present. Remember this program is open to any and ALL students. Please see image for more details.
Early Childhood workshops open to anyone from the National Association for the Education of Young Children. PD Certificates awarded. https://www.naeyc.org/virtual-institute
Good afternoon, students!