Konstella Updating for the 2021-2022 School year

Fri, Jul 30 11:41am

Hello Grattan Families!     Summer is coming to a close, and teachers, staff and volunteers are hard at work getting the campus ready to welcome our Grattan scholars back to school.  The excitement of ... [More]

Welcome Back

Fri, Jul 30 9:28am

Dear Grattan Community,   I hope this letter finds you and your families well.  I also hope you’ve been able to unplug and unwind a bit over the summer.  I just returned to work this week and am busy ... [More]


Sun, Jun 13 6:09pm

Happy Summer, Grattan! The office is currently closed for the Summer and will reopen on Monday, August 3, 2021.     The first day of school is Monday, August 16th at 7:50am   Your student will be rece ... [More]


Sun, Jun 13 6:09pm

The office is currently closed for the Summer and will reopen on Monday, August 3, 2021.  The first day of school is Monday, August 16th at 7:50am   Your student will be receiving class assignments vi ... [More]

Last PTA meeting of the year - Thursday (tomorrow) at 7pm

Wed, May 19 7:23pm

Join us for the last PTA meeting of the year!  Come thank our outgoing board members for their hard work during this crazy year and vote in next year's board!  We'll be discussing the PTAs renewed foc ... [More]


Wed, May 5 7:18am

FUN RUN is finally here!   Put on your Grattan Gear and get outside!  Go for a run, ride your bike, or do some jumping jacks!     Please send us your Fun Run photos at Grattanfunrun@gmail.com   Instea ... [More]

It's FUN RUN week!!

Mon, May 3 1:51pm

FUN RUN is almost here!     Make a plan with your family to run or exercise on Wednesday!  Don't forget to wear your Grattan Gear and send photos to GrattanFunRun@gmail.com!     We're raising money vi ... [More]


Mon, Apr 26 1:54pm

Grattan Families - It's time for (our second, and hopefully final) GRATTAN VIRTUAL FUN RUN!!   Make a plan to lace up your sneakers and run around the block or exercise with your family on May 5th, 20 ... [More]

Mandatory Family Orientation

Thu, Apr 8 7:51am

Dear Families,   Thanks to all who attended last night's mandatory orientation meeting.  For those of you who were not able to attend please make sure to watch the recording here (it’s about an hour l ... [More]

In-Person orientation meeting - happening NOW. Zoom link below

Wed, Apr 7 5:02pm

It sounds like the link from the Bee isn't working.  Use the link below to attend the in-person orientation meeting.     Date: Wednesday April 7th  Time: 5:00PM Meeting video link: Join Zoom Meeting h ... [More]

In-Person Orientation Meeting - Wed April 7th at 5pm

Tue, Apr 6 6:35am

Dear Families, If you are returning to in-person learning you need to attend our mandatory Orientation Meeting (or watch the recording) Wednesday April 7th @ 5PM.  This orientation is for PK-5 familie ... [More]

Reopening Town Hall Follow Up

Tue, Mar 23 9:38am

  Dear Grattan Families,  Last week we held a community town hall to discuss reopening of the school on April 12th. Thank you for participating and sending in your questions. Answers to all submitted ... [More]

Grattan’s Statement of Solidarity

Wed, Mar 17 4:32pm

Dear Grattan Community, We are writing to you to acknowledge and respond to the significant rise of racism and violence towards Asian Americans in our very own neighborhoods and across the country. Si ... [More]

Grattan Reopening and SFUSD Town Hall meetings happening TOMORROW 3/17

Tue, Mar 16 10:13pm

Grattan Families -  There are two reopening meetings happening tomorrow night we want you to be aware of.     1) We are hosting a Grattan-centered reopening update with Ms. Walter and the reopening te ... [More]

PTA/SSC meeting TONIGHT at 6:30

Tue, Mar 9 5:54pm

Reminder to join us tonight for our School Planning Meeting.  We'll be discussing reopening updates and planning for next year.  We hope many of you can join us.     Meeting ID: 951 9395 9584 Password ... [More]

Message from Ms. Walter

Mon, Mar 8 3:01pm

Dear Grattan Families,   I hope you all received an email from SFUSD regarding an agreement to resume in person learning beginning April 12th.  Unfortunately, I do not have any additional information ... [More]

School Planning Summit (TOMORROW) and joint SSC/PTA meeting to plan for next year

Fri, Mar 5 10:44am

Dear Grattan Families,   I apologize for the last minute announcement but wanted to make sure you were all aware of the SFUSD School Planning Summit happening tomorrow.  There was some confusion about ... [More]

$5 Friday wrap-up

Fri, Feb 26 4:12pm

Grattan community, you are inspiring!  We really came together today to support Grattan students! With your work we were able to raise $1264.97!  Thank you for your support today! Have a great weekend ... [More]


Fri, Feb 26 12:47pm

Woo hoo! Together we already raised $870!! Let’s keep this going to be sure Grattan has classroom supplies for everyone! We have until 4:00pm today, send in your donations here: paypal.me/GrattanPTA  ... [More]


Fri, Feb 26 8:16am

Hey Grattan community!  Today- let’s do something amazing! We can work together with small donations to make a big impact for our community! Did you know that the Grattan PTA gives money directly to t ... [More]

Upcoming community meetings

Sun, Feb 21 2:42pm

Grattan Community -   We know know there is a lot of information circulating right now.  We wanted to keep you all abreast of some community meetings happening this week.  See the links below for more ... [More]

REMINDER - PTA meeting tonight at 7pm

Thu, Feb 18 4:30pm

Please join us tonight  2/18 at 7pm (note later time!) for the February PTA meeting.  Ms. Charpantier will be joining us to share how our teachers are celebrating Black History Month.  She will also b ... [More]

February PTA Meeting 2/18 @7pm - New later time!

Tue, Feb 16 11:21am

Please join us on Thursday 2/18 at 7pm (note later time!) for the February PTA meeting.  Ms. Charpantier will be joining us to share how our teachers are celebrating Black History Month.  She will als ... [More]


Wed, Feb 3 7:38am

Come to school TODAY 8-10 or TOMORROW 2-4 to pick up necessary school supplies! No kids, masks, distancing please!

REMINDER - Distribution days this week! Volunteers needed!

Mon, Feb 1 9:25pm

REMINDER - School supplies are being distributed this week!   We will be distributing supplies Wed and Thurs!     Wed  2/3 from 8-10 Thurs 2/4 from 2-4       Please plan to come by school one of these ... [More]

Fundraising Update and the Last Pie Video of the School Year!

Mon, Jan 25 1:22pm

Hello Grattan Community!   Pie Month was lots of fun!  We threw 13 pies thanks to all of the families that contributed to the PTA annual fund.    With all of your contributions and the hard work of ou ... [More]

January PTA Meeting - Have your kids join us for a story by Ms. Doris!

Sun, Jan 17 5:41pm

Bring your kids for the first 10 minutes of the January PTA meeting for a live story by Doris the Storyteller!  Then stay to hear from Ms. Rebecca about her amazing garden curriculum as well as our 4/ ... [More]

Grattan Reopening Town Hall 1/14 - Meeting link

Tue, Jan 12 6:24pm

Grattan has been working on preparing the school for reopening in the Spring. We know you have questions about how this will work for your family. Please join us for a presentation from Ms. Walter abo ... [More]

Grattan Reopening Informational Meeting - 1/14 at 5:30pm

Fri, Jan 8 3:40pm

Dear Grattan Community,    Grattan has been working on preparing the school for reopening in the Spring. We know you have questions about how this will work for your family.  Please join us for a pres ... [More]


Fri, Dec 18 5:33pm

2020 has been like no other year. What a year it has been for the Grattan Community, and what an unusual school year it has been!   This time apart has changed us all in a very significant way, and as ... [More]

Grattan Reopening Information

Thu, Dec 17 6:47am

Dear Grattan Families,    The school district has recently given Grattan the go ahead to begin preparation for reopening the school in early February. We know you have questions about how this will wo ... [More]

December PTA meeting Thursday 12/17 at 5:30pm

Mon, Dec 14 12:48pm

Join us on Thurs 12/17 at 5:30pm for the last PTA meeting of 2020.  Help the PTA say "see ya later 2020" as we look towards a better 2021.  We'll be brainstorming ideas and topics for a reopening Town ... [More]

Holiday Giving at Grattan

Mon, Dec 14 9:10am

Dear Grattan Families -   As we look down the final stretch before winter break, we are feeling particularly thankful for this wonderful community.  During this difficult time, we have stepped up to g ... [More]

PIE UPDATE and the Annual Campaign!

Fri, Dec 11 3:15pm

Hello, Grattan Community! It is officially the season of love, gratitude, and giving, and we are all headed towards a well-deserved 2 week break from academic learning.  Hopefully this will be a time ... [More]

"Secret Snowman" wishlist has arrived!

Fri, Dec 4 2:24pm

Dear Grattan Families,   We are excited to share our annual "Secret Snowman" wishlist with you all.  This program helps us ensure all our families here at Grattan have what they need during the holida ... [More]


Thu, Dec 3 10:27pm

A.C. UPDATE AND MORE PIE!   Thanks to the Grattan community, we’ve raised $47,297 for the PTA during pie month!  That is amazing!  Our participation rate is growing, too, and we are on our way to 100% ... [More]

Message from Ms. Walter about return to in-person learning surveys

Thu, Dec 3 7:54pm

Dear Families,   Many of you should have received a survey from SFUSD regarding your interest in returning to in-person learning.  This survey was for parents/guardians of: SDC students, PK, and K-2nd ... [More]

Gratitude from the Grattan PTA

Tue, Nov 24 8:00pm

 In this crazy year the PTA wanted to take a moment to express our gratitude for the children, families and teachers that make up the Grattan community.   - We are grateful for volunteers who continue ... [More]


Thu, Nov 19 5:36pm

It's time for the ANNUAL CAMPAIGN! As we head into Thanksgiving break, we're so grateful for the contributions coming into the PTA Annual Campaign.      Knowing that our community is challenged with o ... [More]

REMINDER! PTA Meeting this week - Thursday, 11/19 at 5:30pm

Tue, Nov 17 3:32pm

Join us at the November PTA meeting on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. Hang out with other PTA members as we hear from Ms. Walter about the latest plans from SFUSD as well as school renaming. Plan on spending s ... [More]

Pie Month is Here!

Tue, Nov 10 2:48pm

Annual Campaign  Pie Month is here!   The Annual Campaign team is launching a fun competition that will end with a splat. This year, we’ll be building pie-mentum for the entire month of November.  For ... [More]

The Annual Campaign Is Here!

Fri, Oct 23 9:08am

Dear Grattan Families,   It’s that time of year again, time to start raising funds to add the additional programs that make Grattan so special. Though we have begun the year in distance learning, Grat ... [More]

It's SPIRIT WEEK! October 27-October 30

Thu, Oct 22 9:24pm

    Spirit Week 2020  Tuessday October 27-Friday October 30   Tuesday, Oct. 27: Grattan Gear Day! Wear all your Grattan gear, all at the same time! Stock up on new Grattan gear Saturday, Oct. 24 at Ke ... [More]

October PTA Meeting Thurs 10/22 @ 5:30

Mon, Oct 19 1:18pm

Missing Coffee Clatch and hanging out on the yard after Clap-in?     Please join us  at the October PTA meeting on Thursday at 5:30pm.    Hang out with other PTA members as we hear from Ms. Walter abo ... [More]

GASP Update

Fri, Oct 2 4:06pm

We at GASP wanted to send out an update on some of the ways we have been working to support the Grattan community:   We are working with Principal Walter and her team to have GASP staff provide direct ... [More]

PW for PTA Meeting

Thu, Sep 17 5:32pm

It has come to our attention that the password in the Bee may have been incorrect for tonights PTA meeting.     The meeting ID is 966 2639 3070 the PW is Grattan   Thanks all 

Scholastic Book Ordering is Back!

Mon, Sep 14 1:14pm

Scholastic Book Ordering is Back!   We know some of you have missed ordering age and reading level appropriate books through Scholastic Book Clubs.  We have found a way to resume ordering and will be ... [More]

September PTA meeting - 9/17 at 5:30pm

Sun, Sep 13 9:08pm

Please join us for the September PTA General Meeting! This Thursday 9/17 @5:30pm   We are hoping to gather together to share constructive tips and practices for managing distance learning at home.  Jo ... [More]

A Update About Student Nutrition Services from Ms. Karen

Mon, Sep 7 4:07pm

Good afternoon and welcome to September, I am sharing some important updates from Student Nutrition as our landscape continues to change and evolve.      Good News: Grab & Go Meals are now Free for AL ... [More]

K-2 Supply Pick Up & LAST CALL for TECH

Fri, Sep 4 11:17am

Hopefully you all received notification already...   K-2 SFUSD Supply Pick Up (markers, composition book, ruler, pencil, crayons)   LAST CALL FOR TECH (after this tech will not be available at our sit ... [More]

HotSpot Pick-Up Today

Mon, Aug 24 12:55pm

Additional Hotspots have arrived.  If you need one please stop by today between 3:30-4:15PM.  You may enter through the front door into the courtyard.     Please make sure you have on a mask and leave ... [More]

Additional PK-2 Supplies NOT IN

Fri, Aug 21 12:51pm

Sorry! I know I said I’d let you know if the PK-2 supply pack provided by SFUSD had arrived (markets, pencils, eraser, glue, etc) it has not. If that is all you need there is no reason to come to dist ... [More]


Fri, Aug 21 8:11am

Just a reminder if you need tech or didn't pick up your bag of supplies that we passed out last week, today is the day!   1-3PM Enter on the Alma St gate No children You MUST wear a mask   And...we ne ... [More]

Announcements and 1st PTA meeting!

Wed, Aug 19 9:02am

Welcome Back!   I hope everyone is finding their way through the first few days of distance learning.    -- If you still need your school supplies or district technology please see Ms. Walter's email ... [More]

Distribution Day

Wed, Aug 19 7:57am

Dear Families,     Distribution Day: FRIDAY August 21st 1:00PM-3:00PM   If you need a chromebook or hotspot please request via ParentVUE before coming to pick up.     If you did not pick up your child ... [More]

Last Announcement Before School Starts

Sun, Aug 16 9:09am

I'm trying something new - a video announcement.   Please take three minutes to watch this video!   Thanks, Ms. Walter 

First Day of School Information

Fri, Aug 14 5:00pm

Dear Families,   As you get ready for Monday please take a few breaths and remember we will get through this, our kids will learn and grow, and we will be a stronger community for it when we come out ... [More]

School is open for supply pick up RIGHT NOw

Thu, Aug 13 1:53pm

If you have not been to school to pick up supplies for the fall PLEASE come today before 3pm. There are Chromebooks available as well as supplies the kids will need for the fall.

Ms. Walter Has Been Hacked - DO NOT SEND GIFT CARDS

Wed, Aug 12 7:31pm

Dear Families,   Just a note that my email has been compromised and someone is requesting gift cards.  Please DO NOT respond and delete.   Thank you, Ms. Walter 

Reminder and Links: Meetings Tonight and Thursday Night

Tue, Aug 11 4:45pm

Just a reminder to join us tonight for our Back to School Informational Meeting at 7PM    and   On Thursday for our How to Set Up Your Child For Success Meeting also at 7PM

Back-to-school message from the PTA

Sun, Aug 9 5:15pm

Grattan Community,   I wanted to reach out on behalf of the PTA as we gear up to start distance learning this fall.  The focus of the PTA this year is supporting the Grattan community as best we can a ... [More]

Grattan's GoFundMe

Sun, Aug 9 5:13pm

As we all know, the past several months have been tremendously challenging for all of us. Some of the families in our community have been faced with particularly difficult economic challenges. Many in ... [More]

ParentVUE & Material Distribution Information - PLEASE READ

Thu, Aug 6 11:56am

See below or click here to read announcement    August 6, 2020    Dear Families,   Reminder to please activate your ParentVUE accounts!  ParentVUE offers secure access to your student’s grades, attend ... [More]

Welcome Back

Tue, Aug 4 11:57am

Please click here to view my Welcome Back letter or read below.   August 4, 2020   Dear Families,   I hope this letter finds you and your family healthy!  What a way to kick off the 2020-2021 school y ... [More]

K-5 Class Lists 2020-2021

Fri, Jul 31 3:01pm

Dear Families,   Please find the class lists attached for the upcoming school year.  Please note these lists are subject to last minute changes up to the day before school starts.     If you do not se ... [More]