• Piney Grove Middle School

    G3 Day

     

     

    Grizzly Great Day of Giving (G3) Frequently Asked Questions

     

    Q:  What is G3?

    A:  Our Grizzly Great Day of Giving, or better known as G3, is a school wide day of service.  The Staff and Teachers close the books on traditional learning on this day and offer students a variety of hands-on opportunities to learn about our surrounding community and world through strategically chosen service projects that will directly impact other’s lives.  All of our learning on this day occurs through HANDS on experience!!!

     

    Q:  When is G3?

    A:   Friday, May 19, 2023

     

    Q:  What will my student's day look like and how will my student serve?  

    A:  Our 6th and 7th Grade students will remain on campus and rotate through stations in which they will complete service projects that help organizations in our community, learn how to work together by completing team build activities through movement and they will have the opportunity to hear from two speakers who will share about various service topics.  Our 8th grade students will leave campus, traveling by Forsyth County Schools bus to their locations,  for 2.5 hours to directly interact with those in our community by completing various service projects.  They will then return to campus and attend a high club fair along with hearing a speaker.  ALL students will receive a lunch, t-shirt, ice cream treat and complete a wrap up activity in the afternoon.  Students will travel with their Thrive Classroom and it is considered an on campus or off campus field trip.  

     

    Q:  What organizations will PGMS be helping?

    A:  Stay Tuned for More information on that.  Our G3 Committee is working to ensure we serve vetted organizations who directly impact our community and world.

     

    Q:  What does the G3 Pak cover?

    A:  The cost of your child’s t-shirt, lunch, ice cream treat, transportation if your student is in 8th grade, and a portion of the supplies needed to complete each project.

     

    Q:  My family would like to do more financially.  What are my next steps?

    A:  You can become a Family Sponsor.  See MyPaymentsPlus for more information or contact Katie Spring at teamspring1999@gmail.com.

     

    Q:  Can I volunteer on G3 to help?

    A:  YES!!! We would love to have you.  Please follow the links below.  Without you this day would not be possible!!!

    **** 8th Grade:  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C094AA8AE2AA2FCC07-8thgrade

    ****General :  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094aa8ae2aa2fcc07-grizzly#/

     

    Our Grizzly Great Day of Giving will Educate, Engage and Empower our Piney Grove Students to live a life of service in which they impact their neighbors, their country and their world through exposing and encouraging each student through hands-on service projects.