Category Archives: Activities

Booster Potato Bar

The Booster Club will be having their annual Potato Bar on Friday, January 12, during the basketball games versus Doniphan-Trumbull. A potato with all the fixings, drink and dessert will be served for a free will donation beginning at 5:00 pm.

“Blackout” Friday Night

This Friday, January 12, has been designated as a “Black Out Night” at the home basketball game versus Doniphan-Trumbull. The GHS Shimmers will be doing a light show during halftime of the boys varsity game and would like everyone to dress in black.

Blood Drive–“Give The Gift of Blood”

The Gibbon FBLA and American Red Cross are joining forces again to save lives! Please contact Bailee Labs, Karley Luther or Mrs. Stroh to schedule an appointment to donate blood on Wednesday, December 27, from noon to 6 pm at the Gibbon United Methodist Church.

FBLA Western Winter Dance

Please join the FBLA on Wednesday, December 20, from 9-11 pm for the FBLA Western Winter Dance. Come kick up your heels and celebrate Winter Break! Admission is $3 for individuals and $5 for couples. Out-of-town dates must be signed up in the high school office before noon on Wednesday, December 20. Attire is western or casual dress.

Student Honor Choir Selections

Congratulations to Christopher Mercer and Morgan Wadkins-Meyer for their honor choir selections. Christopher was selected for UNO’s BOCH Festival Honor Choir and Morgan has been selected for the Hastings College Honor Choir. Congratulations to both of these students for these outstanding honors!

Shimmers Little Kids Dance Camp

The GHS Shimmers are hosting a “Little Kids Dance Camp” on Thursday, December 21, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. That night they will dance during halftime of the boys varsity basketball game versus Minden.

Students Selected to Honor Choirs

Congratulations to Samantha Mercer and Morgan Wadkins-Meyer for being selected to the Doane Honor Choir. Morgan Wadkins-Meyer was also recently selected to the UNK Choral Clinic Festival Choir. Congratulations!

One Act Public Performance

The One Act play, The Inexperienced Ghost, will be presented to the public on Friday, November 17. The performance for elementary grades 3-6 will be at 2:00, grades 7-12 at 2:45, and that evening for the general public at 7:00 pm.

UNK Beta-Men Conference

Fourteen junior high boys recently attended the Beta-Men Conference at UNK. This youth empowerment conference empowers young men to become better individuals and members of society by equipping them with the educational resources and communal network.

One-Act Play

Congratulations to the following students earning outstanding actor/actress awards at the York K-Dub Play Production Competition held Saturday, November 11: Brie Bailey, Morgan Wadkins-Meyer, Chris Mercer, and Samantha Mercer. Great job! In addition, a schedule of performances is located under the Students Tab (Activities Menu) at the top of this page.

Calendar Change–District One Act Play

The District One-Act Play competition will be Wednesday, November 29, at the Tassel Performing Arts Center in Holdrege. This is a change from the previous date of November 27.

First Runner Up Morgan Wadkins-Meyer

Morgan Wadkins-Meyer was selected as 1st Runner Up at the Harvest of Harmony pageant on Friday evening. Twenty-eight senior girls from Nebraska high schools competed at College Park in Grand Island. Those competed participated in rehearsals on Friday morning, provided a resume that included their school involvement and community service, and wearing business attire were interviewed by three judges. Congratulations Morgan! Your school and community are very proud of you.

Nerd or Jock Day–Homecoming 2017

‘Merica Day–Homecoming 2017

Academic Honors Night

District Music Results

Congratulations to the Gibbon Men’s Ensemble for receiving a SUPERIOR at Districts on Friday! Other students receiving SUPERIORS on their vocal solos were Christopher Anderson, Vicky Gaona, Gaby Montanez, Christopher Mercer,  Alaysa Shaw & Morgan Wadkins-Meyer. All other Musical Ensembles received an EXCELLENT rating. It was a very successful day. Thank you to all who made it possible to host districts!

Gibbon Hosting District Music On Friday

Gibbon Public Schools is hosting the District Music competition this Friday, April 21, all day. There will be no classes held. You may click on this District Music link to access the day’s schedule, map, room assignments and results as they become available.

FCCLA State Leadership Conference

Congratulations to the FCCLA and all the STAR competitors for their excellent representation at the FCCLA State Leadership Conference. Projects by four students qualified for nationals, which will be held July 2-6 in Nashville, Tennessee–Brie Bailey, Morgan Wadkins-Myer, Zach Thomas, and Kelly Tovar. In addition, the chapter earned the Gold Chapter Award for all their school and community projects completed during the school year. Great job, FCCLA and Mrs. Ronnfeldt.

“You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”

Tickets are now on sale for the musical, “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown.” The musical is set for Friday-Sunday, March 31-April 2. Tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students. They may be purchased at the door or in advance from GHS office.

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.