LPC Art Show Awards

Congratulations to our Lou-Platte Conference Art Show award winners: Kaleb Pickel, Claire Kee, Elijah Carson, Jocelyn Shea, Jailee Eckel, Faith Yockey, Jalyssa Gillming, Shelby Davis, and Nia Thompson.  You all are amazing and create unbelievable artwork!

Garden Benches For Sale

Get ready for spring by buying one of these garden benches made by Mr. Andersen’s woods class. These benches are all 2×4 construction and very solid. They were made from pressure-treated cedartone lumber for knot and decay resistance. Benches can be painted or left to age naturally. They set two very comfortably. Cost for benches is $75.00 to cover lumber and materials cost. They are much cheaper than similar items for sale at the large building stores. If interested contact Veronica at the High School office (308) 468-5721.

Employment Opportunity–Transportation/Building/Grounds Supervisor

Gibbon Public Schools is seeking a Transportation/Building/Grounds Supervisor. Must be able to secure a school bus license. Knowledge of vehicle, plumbing, electrical, HVAC and grounds maintenance is preferred. This is a 12-month position offering excellent compensation, paid health/dental insurance and retirement plan. Candidates should call or retrieve the classified application located under the District tab (Employment link) at the top of this page–http://gibbonpublic.org/ Gibbon Public Schools; 1030 Court Street; PO Box 790; Gibbon, NE 68840; telephone 308-468-5721. Position open until filled. The position is subject to the Veterans’ Preference Law.  EOE.

Thursday Golf Meet Update

This Thursday’s Wood River Golf Invitational will be played at Centura Hills and will begin at 10:00 am.

GEF Continuing Education Scholarships Available

The GEF (Gibbon Educational Foundation) is awarding several continuing education scholarships to Gibbon graduates who are pursuing a degree at a 2-year or 4-year institution. Scholarship applications are available on this website under the Students Tab (2019 Scholarships menu) and are due on June 7th. All information and guidelines are posted within the application.

 

Scholastic Book Fair Coming Soon

The Scholastic Book Fair will be set up in the elementary gym next week from Wednesday-Friday, April 3-5. The book fair will be open after school on Wednesday and Thursday from 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm and on Friday from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm.

Seniors Attend Adulting 102 Conference

Gibbon seniors learned what life is like after high school at the Adulting 102 Conference sponsored by UNK’s ENACTUS group. This trip was made possible by the EducationQuest College Access Grant and the College and Career Readiness committee.

Actions Day Student Awards

Congratulations to the following students on placing at the 30th Annual Actions Day at Hastings Central Community College: Sam Kucera – 4th place Physical Science, Nathan Allan – 1st place American Government & 2nd place Constitution, Jadon Mitchell – 4th place Vocabulary, Delaney Tracy – 1st place English 1, Miracle Kenkel- 2nd place Poetry, and Shelby Davis – 3rd place English 1.

School Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting Minutes — March 11

Notice of Board of Education Meeting–April 8

NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING

The School District of Gibbon
In the Counties of
Buffalo and Kearney
In the State of Nebraska

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the meeting of the Board of
Education of Gibbon, in the Counties of Buffalo and Kearney, in the State of
Nebraska, will be held on the 8th of April, 2019
immediately following the Committee of the Whole meeting
at the Gibbon Public School,
1030 Court in the Distance Learning classroom
which meeting is open to the public.
An agenda for such meeting, kept continuously current is available at
the Office of the Superintendent.

Brian Kroll
President of the Board

Notice Of Committee Of The Whole Meeting

NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING

The School District of Gibbon
In the Counties of
Buffalo and Kearney
In the State of Nebraska

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the meeting of the Committee of the Whole,
in the Counties of Buffalo and Kearney, in the State of
Nebraska, will be held on the 8th of April, 2019
at 6:00 p.m. at the Gibbon Public School,
1030 Court in the Distance Learning classroom
which meeting is open to the public.
An agenda for such meeting, kept continuously current is available at
the Office of the Superintendent.

Brian Kroll
President of the Board

2019-2020 Bus Drivers Needed

SCHOOL BUS DRIVER – GPS is currently seeking applicants for a full time and substitute bus driver for the 2019-2020 school year.  Compensation for the position includes competitive wages.  The successful applicant will need to be able to obtain appropriate licensing and pass drug testing for the position. Interested candidates should retrieve an application from this website under the District Tab (Employment link) or call Gibbon Public Schools; 1030 Court Street; PO Box 790; Gibbon, NE 68840; telephone 308-468-5721. This position is subject to Veterans preference. EOE

Track Meet Date Change

The varsity track meet scheduled for Friday, March 29, at Grand Island Central Catholic has been moved to Thursday, March 28. The meet will start at 11:00 a.m.

Golf Meet Cancelled

The Amherst Golf Meet, scheduled for this Thursday,  has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled. The course is not playable.

Students Compete at Science Olympiad

Congratulations to Rowan Carson, 7th grader, for receiving 1st place at the Science Olympiad on his “Elastic Glider” as well as 3rd place on his “Rollercoaster” and to Hannah Wilhelm, 6th grader, for receiving 2nd place in “Heredity.” Congratulations to all the students who competed and to their sponsor, Angie Brown. Great job!

Bus Routes Resuming

The district’s regular bus routes will resume beginning tomorrow, Monday, March 25th. Please be patient as there may be times when drivers are forced to take an alternative route to your residence.  Please be ready to receive a call should a driver need to confirm access to your home or if the driver needs you to meet at an agreed upon location. Thank you!

LPC Events Rescheduled

The Lou-Platte Conference Art Show and Band Clinic that were postponed due to the weather have been rescheduled for Saturday, March 30, at Centura.

The Lou-Platte Conference Quiz Bowl has been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 10, at Doniphan-Trumbull.

New Scholarships Posted

Applications for the GEA Scholarship, the Gibbon Boosters Scholarship, and the Bob “Goofy” Mitchell Memorial Scholarship have been posted. Seniors are reminded that scholarships will be posted under the Students Tab – 2019 Scholarship menu at the top of this page as they become available.

Boys Golf Meet Change

The boys golf meet scheduled for Thursday, April 4, hosted by Wood River, will be played at Centura Hills Golf Course in Cairo. The meet will begin at 1:30 pm.

Bus Routes

We will to wait until the weather passes through on Saturday before we make a decision about resuming bus routes.  At this time, we plan to make a final decision early Sunday afternoon and place that information on our website by 4:00 p.m.  Thank you for your patience.  Your child’s safety and the safety of our bus drivers continue to be the primary focus.