2015/2016 Community Events
The school is a focal point for the Guffey community. While the ends policies adopted by the School Board naturally focus on the students, they also encourage the use of the school by the entire community. The following events are sponsored by the school but are intended to involve the everyone.
Open House and Pet Parade, September 19, 11:00am-1:00pm
Visit the school classrooms and facilities, and bring along one or more pets for judging and a parade around the Guffey loop. Prizes are always interesting and everybody wins something!
Halloween Parade, October 29
The students and staff wear costumes to school, and parade through the town in the afternoon. Community members are invited to join them.
Winter Program, December 17
An annual student production featuring original performances and traditional holiday songs, food, and festivities. The entire town is invited.
Annual Pie-Palooza, February 11
Guffey School's annual pie contest/auction and student presented melodrama. If you'd like to enter a pie, download an entry form. The fun starts at 5pm, and is free.
8th Grade Presentation Celebration Day, May 13
This is the day that all of the 8th grade work has led up to: a public presentation including an autobiography, demonstration of life skills, demonstration of artistic and academic performance, and a major, year-long project. This is a chance for the community to see our students at their finest.
Spring Program, May 19
An annual student production featuring student projects presented to the community.
Graduation and Awards, May 26
It's always standing room only as the school sends its 8th graders out into the bigger world. Students from preschool through 8th grade will receive awards for their work during the year. Afterwards, the School Board sponsors a barbeque for the town.