September Newsletter

September 2018 Newsletter
Posted on 09/05/2018
September 5th - Progress Reports sent home with students

September 5th - Governing Board meeting - 6:00 p.m. in Library Bld.

September 7th - Family Fun Bingo Night in Café at 6:00 p.m.

October 2nd - Cookie sales start

October 3rd - Governing Board meeting

October 9 - 12 Fall Break

October 27th Casino Night Fundraiser 5:00-8:00 p.m. - Verrado Golf Club
Details to come

Parent/Student Strategic Plan Survey (4 questions)

We are seeking input from parents and students in regards to our Gila Bend Unified School District Strategic Plan. We have selected four goals to focus on as a school district and would appreciate input on how to reach our goals. This survey opens on August 30, 2018 and will close on September 15, 2018. Thank you for your feedback.

Go Monster Nation!

The ROCK says, "click on the link below to start."

One of our first grade super students, Nadalee Angulo, is featured on the cover of my new book-Leadership: Wild, Wonderful, and Perfectly in Progress. Thank you Nadalee for lighting up my book cover. Book topics include strategies for shifting your mindset, vision, change, and failure to name a few. It is a motivational read. The book is available at

Additional “Monster Nation” information can be found at…

Facebook (type in Gila Bend Unified School District)
Our district/school web-site
Superintendent's video message on the GBUSD website

Gila Bend Sun newspaper
School District marquee (on Pima Road/Martin Avenue)
One-call system (mass messaging for parents/students)
YouTube (type in Gila Bend Unified School District)
Parent/Student Vue

Election polling place workers needed

Election Polling Place workers needed in the Gila Bend Area for the upcoming General Election (Nov. 6, 2018). $11/hour, must be at least 18 years of age, a register voter, and a U.S. citizen. Please contact Marcy (info. below) to get started.
Marcy Abdorrahimzadeh
Election Recruiter
Educate yourself on the District Bond, then you decide

Click on the link below to watch a Bond educational video. If you have further questions please contact me, Anthony Perkins, at 928.683.2225 ext. 114 or
Students discussing school needs

Below is a link to watch the student video.
Voter Registration Information

October 9th is the voter registration deadline for the General Election on November 6, 2018. People can register via the link below: