Stay Connected!

In addition to classroom communication from your child’s teacher, Gum Springs Elementary School utilizes a variety of media outlets to get the most current news and information delivered to you. Stay connected!

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Summer Reading Challenge

The Jackson County Elementary and Middle Schools are teaming up with the Piedmont Regional Library System and encouraging all of our students to participate in our summer reading challenge! Research shows that many kids’ reading skills decline during the summer because they often don’t read as much as they do during the school year. Reading […]

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OverDrive: FREE Books and Audiobooks

Looking for books and audiobooks for your child to read this summer? The OverDrive collection is an online extension of Gum Springs’s physical library, with 24/7 access to eBooks and Audiobooks. It’s convenient for students to check out titles anytime, anywhere with no worry about misplacing a book– these digital titles automatically return at the […]

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Read Across America 2019

Gum Springs will also be participating in the nationwide reading celebration, Read Across America, that takes place annually on Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Students are encouraged to dress up as their favorite Dr. Seuss book character on Friday, March 1st.

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February Break 2019

February Break is quickly approaching! We will be out Monday, February 11th – Monday, February 18th. Students will return to school on Tuesday, February 19th. Check out the Jackson County School calendar here.

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The Book Fair is coming!

The Book Fair is coming to Gum Springs Elementary School! Reading for pleasure unlocks the power of information and imagination and helps children discover who they are. Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings the books kids want to read right into our school. It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable […]

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