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Gladys Poet-Christian School

Home of the Eagles
"Learn, Grow, Succeed!"
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1701 S. Central Ave., Tracy, CA 95376

209.830.3325 - Main Office

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 Mission Statement


Poet-Christian’s mission is to guide and inspire our students to be a generation of independent thinkers who are responsible and prepared for the future.



 Coming Events


Announcements and Events 

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Fall Carnival - Sept. 28th

3:05-8:00 p.m.


    Last year the Carnival Fall Fundraiser was a big success!  Our super PTSA is gearing up to make this year’s fall fundraiser another fun and successful event for our school.  We have scheduled a school Carnival Fundraiser on Friday, Sept. 28th.  

    We need your help to make the carnival a success again this year.  We have a great group of parents working on the planning and organization of the event.  There are three ways you can help with the Fall Carnival: 

    1)  Donate items to your child’s classroom basket.  All classrooms have themed baskets that will be raffled off or auctioned off at the event.
    2)  Volunteer at your child’s classroom booth and activity.  Volunteers are critical for keeping the carnival running smoothly!  
    3)  Come out and enjoy time at our Carnival!    Tell your family and tell your friends to come out to our carnival on Friday, Sept. 28th!  


Spelling Bees
       Our annual Spelling BOur annual Spelling Bees are taking place this week!  Students in 4th - 6th grade will be participating in a Spelling Bee on Wednesday, Oct. 3rd @ 3:30 p.m. in our gym.  The 7th & 8th graders will be participating in a Spelling Bee on Thursday, Oct. 4th @ 3:30 p.m. in our gym.   Come out and join us, the Spelling Bees are always exciting events to watch!








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1     Family Envelopes go out
3     4th-6th Spelling Bee @ 3:30pm
4     7th & 8th Spelling Bee @ 3:30pm
5     Sports Day Spirit Day!
9     Eagle bucks Day
10   PTSA Mtg. @ 3:20pm
        Girls Basketball Coaches Mtg. @ 3:30pm
        Mandatory Parent Sports Mtg. @ 6:30pm
11   Picture Make-up Day
12   Minimum Day - End of 1st Trimester
        Excellent Eagle Assemblies
17   Site Council @ 3:30 pm
18   That Third Thursday Thing
19    Lunch w/Mr. Maslyar
22    Parent Conferences
23    Regular School Day
24    Minimum Day / Conferences 12:30-3:15
25    Minimum Day / Conferences 12:30-3:15
26    Minimum Day / Conferences 12:30-3:15
29    Family Envelopes go home
31    Halloween Festivities @ 1:45 pm
2     Honor Roll Assemblies / 4th - 8th grade
6     Eagle Bucks Day



Welcome to Poet-Christian K-8 School!

    Poet-Christian is a wonderful school community.  We have terrific students, supportive families, and a dedicated staff.  This is my 18th year at Poet and I have enjoyed working with a huge number of families and students over the years.  Our PTSA and staff works hard to provide our students with a variety of activities, events, and programs.  It is always great to see students and families participating in school functions.  These activities help us build strong bonds and enable us to maintain a positive and supportive learning environment.  The very best part of being at a K-8 school is seeing our students grow from eager young kindergarteners into terrific young teenagers.  The transformation over time is a wonderful experience.  I have enjoyed many years at Poet and look forward to many more with this caring and supportive community.  Poet has the best families, students, and staff and it is truly a special place to be every day!
    I have a B.A. in Mathematics and an M.A. in Educational Leadership and began my educational career in 1991.   I taught Math for two years at Franklin High School in Stockton and then for six years at Clover Middle School in Tracy until 1999.  I was the Asst. Principal at Hirsch for one year before coming to Poet-Christian in the Fall of 2000.  Poet has been my home ever since.  It has been a wonderful journey working with so many different students, families, and teachers over the years and I’m very happy to be a part of a great learning community.
William Maslyar



Attendance for 2017-18

11th Reporting Period
May 14th - May 25th
Good Days
May 15th - 16 abs. (97.0%)
May 16th - 16 abs. (97.0%)
Not-So-Good Days
May 14th - 33 abs. (93.9%)
May 18th– 31 abs. (94.3%)
Month 11 Ave:  96.29%
2017-18 School Year:  96.06%
(2016-17:  96.27%)