No school Thursday, Friday for Galion City Schools’ students

Staff report

GALION — Galion City Schools will hold fall parent-teacher conferences Oct. 30 and Nov. 1. There will be no classes for students Nov. 1 and Nov. 2.

Galion Middle School will have a slightly different format this year for students and families in grades 6 through 8. The middle school will have open times for the parents to come meet with the teachers. Those times are outlined below. All middle school teachers will be available in the gym for a quick meeting with the student’s teachers, and if there is an extended concern, families can set up a formal meeting at that time. Conferences for students in grades 9 through 12 will be scheduled every 15 minutes and parents aren’t required to come, but their presence is highly encouraged. The Middle Tuesday, Oct. 30 — 3-7 p.m.;Parent-Teacher Conferences

Thursday, Nov. 1 — Noon to 7 p.m., Parent-Teacher Conferences

The Primary School and Intermediate School will follow the conference schedule below. Meetings will run every 15 to 20 minutes. Teachers will share the progress of the students, things they’ve been doing in the classroom as well as tips on how to support the student at home. Parents are encouraged to bring questions they may have regarding their child’s education.

Tuesday, Oct. 30 — 4-8 p.m., Parent-Teacher Conferences

Thursday, Nov. 1 — noon to 7 p.m., Parent-Teacher Conferences

“Conferences are a fantastic opportunity for families to communicate with the teacher about their child’s progress, as well as what can be done at home to help their child achieve success in the classroom,” said Galion City Schools superintendent Jim Grubbs.

Staff report