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Immunization Information imm

                Indiana State Department of Health states that all students entering 6th grade must receive a Tdap, (Tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis) and Menactra, (meningitis), and Hep A. To take advantage of the convenience of having this done at school, parents must register on our school website at http://www.gjcs.k12.in.us/5/home  by clicking on the “5th Grade Immunization Clinic” tab. The clinic is scheduled for Tuesday, February 11. If you have any questions, please call Dubois County Health Department 812- 481-7056.  

Destination Imagination di

            Tenth Street Elementary School is proud to announce that on Saturday, February 15 we will have children participating in a D.I. competition at Jasper Middle School.  We are proud to announce that our school has team members competing in this event. The following students will be participating: Evan Bland, Lainee Blome, Camden Bonner, Marley Hostetter, Lillian Houchins, Vanessa Ramirez Acosta, Maleah Vonderheide, and Bridget White.

A special thank you goes out to the coach Meredith Christiansen for working with the students this year. We wish you good luck and a lot of fun

Spelling Bee sb

                On Tuesday, December 17, at 1:15 in our gym, twelve children earned the right to compete for the Tenth Street Elementary School Spelling Bee Championship. The classroom winners competing in the Spelling Bee were:  Nicolas Aguilera, Camden Bonner, Sutton Brosmer, Maddex Garrett, Aanias Jackson, Cody Krips, Liam Lowery, Joselin Miranda Villalta, Vanessa Ramirez Acosta, Addison Schnarr, Jett Springer, and Maleah Vonderheide.

      Congratulations goes to our overall school champion Nicolas Aguilera. Also, we congratulate Camden Bonner, who was runner up.

                All spellers will be recognized at our Fifth Grade Awards Day in May. All classroom winners will receive a certificate and the champion and runner-up will receive trophies. 

Thanks for the Memories thank you

                We would like to thank all the parents and staff members, who helped to make this year’s Christmas program a success. As always, we appreciate Ms. Huls’ leadership in creating Christmas memories for all. A very special thank you goes to Mrs. Hundley and Mr. Folz, who helped with logistics and decorations that helped our program become a success for  our kids.    

Substitute Teachers Needed sub

Earn some money and set your own schedule. Our school corporation is looking for substitute teachers. Please contact the GJCS Corporate Office at (812)482-1801 for details.

Don’t Wait… APP-tivate! app

 Parents can get up to the minute reports of schedules, news, social media feeds, school alerts, staff contact, and more by downloading the “School Courier” app. It is our hope that this one tool is a huge time saver for families trying to stay connected in today’s busy world. Download the app! 


You’re Invited & Welcome! lunch

If you would like to eat lunch with your child, please call by 9:00 a.m. If you are going to eat breakfast with your child, call before school dismissal the day before (812) 482-2529.

Save Money With SCRIP scrip

Be smart plan ahead and save money next year. We had numerous parents this year that paid little to nothing for book rental. We would love for you to save hundreds next year. 

Starting this year, you can order scrip on-line from the convenience of your own home. Contact the school to obtain information.