No School Tuesday–January 17

snow-school-bus-generic-jpgThere will be no classes Tuesday, January 17.

Freshmen Basketball Games Postponed

basketball-309539_640The freshmen basketball games scheduled for today (Jan. 16) with Minden have been postponed. No makeup date has been set at this time.

Board Meeting Minutes–January 9

Board Meeting Minutes

Board Agenda–January 23

Agenda Information

Board Agenda

No School Monday

snow-school-bus-generic-jpgThere will be no classes Monday, January 16.

Booster Potato Bar

baked potatoThe Booster Club will be holding their annual baked potato bar on Friday, January 20, during the Gibbon vs Centura basketball games. A potato, dessert, and drink will be served for a “free will” donation beginning at 5:00. Thank you for supporting this fundraiser.

Chemistry 2 “Golden Rain” Lab

The Chemistry 2 class conducted a lab where the students reacted an aqueous solution of Lead (II) Nitrate and Potassium Iodide.  The resulting compounds were a clear Potassium Nitrate solution and the “Golden Rain” precipitate of Lead (II) Iodide.  The final products, when shaken up, resulted in a “snow globe” like solution.  The students enjoyed the lab a lot and were excited to see the reaction take place!

FCA Meeting Tonight

FCAlogoThere is a FCA meeting tonight (Wednesday) at 6:30 in the Family Consumer Science room. All are welcome.

Spaghetti Fundraiser Tonight At Basketball Games

spaghettiThe FCCLA & FBLA are having a spaghetti dinner fundraiser tonight, January 10, at the Gibbon vs Blue Hill basketball games. There will be spaghetti, salad and dessert served beginning at 5:00 pm. Students 5-12 years of age are $3.00 and students age 13 – adult are $5.00. Thank you for supporting our student organizations.

Board Agenda–January 9

Agenda Information

Board Agenda

2-hour Late Start Tomorrow (Friday)

snow-school-bus-generic-jpgThere will be a 2-hour late start tomorrow, January 6, due to the predicted frigid wind chills. Buses will run accordingly. There will be no morning or afternoon preschool classes and no breakfast served. Click here for the secondary school schedule 10:05 Late Start Schedule — all bell schedules for students in grades 7-12 can be found under the Resources Tab at the top of this page.

Calendar Addition

prom_logoThe date for this year’s prom is scheduled for March 25. This is an addition to the school calendar.

January Menus

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Holiday Tournament Radio Broadcast

The girls and boys Holiday Tournament basketball games against Elm Creek on Thursday, December 29, at 6:00 and 7:30 pm will be aired on 880 KRVN and 106.9 FM radio .

Employment Opportunity

EmploymentGibbon Public Schools is seeking a Special Education paraprofessional educator.  Interested candidates should contact Gibbon Public Schools; 1030 Court Street; PO Box 790; Gibbon, NE 68840; telephone 308-468-5751 or download an application located under the Employment tab at the top of this page. Position open until filled. The position is subject to the Veterans’ Preference Law.  EOE.

NSAA 5-Day Moratorium

nsaaThe NSAA 5-day practice moratorium starts on Friday, December 23, and runs through the end of the day on Tuesday, December 27.  During this time high school athletes are not allowed to practice, lift weights, or have a workout of any kind at the school.  Practice and workouts may resume on Wednesday, December 28.

NTV Holiday Harmonies

MusicalNoteThe Gibbon choirs will be on the NTV “Holiday Harmonies” over the Christmas holiday. They will be on NTV at 7:18 pm on Christmas Eve and on FOX at 11:18 a.m. on Christmas Day. Thank you to all of the local sponsors and Happy Holidays from the Gibbon Vocal Music Department.

Basketball Holiday Tournament Schedule

basketball-148766_640The girls and boys basketball teams will play in the Elm Creek Holiday Tournament on Thursday-Friday, December 29-30. The girls will play Elm Creek on Thursday at 6:00 pm and the boys team will play Elm Creek at approximately 7:30 pm. Click on the following link full the complete Holiday Tournament bracket.

Musical Auditions

charlie-brownAuditions for the musical–“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”–are coming soon! Auditions will be held on Thursday, January 5, from 6:30-9:30 pm in the auditorium. Anyone interested in being on the tech team must come to the auditions. There will be a tech meeting from 6:30-6:45 pm. If you cannot come Thursday night, you must contact Mrs. Sinnard and come Friday, January 6, at 7:00 a.m.

Anyone in grades 7-12 may audition and you do NOT have to be in choir to audition for the musical. At the audition you need to bring a solo with you or be prepared to sing a familiar song with Mrs. Sinnard, read some lines, and act like “a kid.” Dancing is very minimal in this musical, so you will not have to dance in auditions. This is a very fun musical with 12 leads and an unlimited amount of ensemble members. If you have questions, please see Mrs. Sinnard.

Board Meeting Minutes

Special Meeting Minutes–December 14

Regular Meeting Minutes–December 12