Glen Helen Informational Meeting for 5th Graders

posted Aug 14, 2011, 4:34 AM by   [ updated Aug 14, 2011, 4:44 AM ]

There will be an informational meeting following open house at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 23rd, for parents and guardians of 5th grade students discussing the annual Glen Helen trip. Below is a fact sheet that details the trip.

 Glen Helen Outdoor Education Trip  

Fact Sheet

This is a very popular and exciting three day/two night field trip that has been a Graham tradition for over 30 years! Students get to explore beautiful Glen Helen Nature Preserve in Yellow Springs, Ohio, engaging in numerous hands-on/team-building activities that are all correlated to the Ohio Grade 5 Educational Indicators for Science and Social Studies.

The October 24-26, 2011 Trip (Monday – Wednesday) is tentatively scheduled for:

Mr. Blosser’s Class

Mrs. Burroughs’ Class

Mrs. Massie's Class

The October 26-28, 2011 Trip (Wednesday – Friday) is tentatively scheduled for:

Mrs. Dill's Class

Mrs. Goddard’s Class

Mrs. Shreve's Class

*  Cost of the trip is $115.

*  A permission form, health information sheet, and $20 minimum pre-payment are due

   by September 2, 2011.  (These forms will be available at our Open House in August.)

*  Your total fee must be paid by September 30th.

*  Parents with unpaid school fees from previous years must contact the board office and

   be on a payment plan by the time of the trip.  

*  Parents with unpaid current school fees must pay @1/4 of these fees by the time of the


*  Questions?  Please email Dianne Burroughs at or call

   Norm Glismann at 937-663-4123.