Graduation Gown Fee

All 2020 graduates must pay their $15.00 graduation gown fee at the office and show Mrs. Jones your receipt prior to 3:30 pm on Friday, January 17th.

Board of Education Meeting Agenda

Board Meeting Agenda — January 13

Bus Drivers Wanted

SCHOOL BUS DRIVER–Gibbon Public Schools are currently seeking applicants for bus drivers. Activity routes pay $17.13/hour and regular route $28.60/hour. The successful applicant will need to be able to obtain appropriate licensing and pass drug testing for the position. Interested candidates may call Gibbon Public Schools; 1030 Court Street; Gibbon, NE 68840; 308-468-5721 or download an application from the top of this page–District tab, Employment (Classified Staff) link .  This position is subject to Veterans preference. EOE

Winter Sports Pep Rally

Registration Deadline February ACT

This Friday, January 10, is the registration deadline for the February 8 ACT test. There is a late fee for registering after Friday.

Winter Sports Parents Night

PARENTS NIGHT FOR BASKETBALL will be held on Friday, January 31, at the Fillmore Central game. Girls parents will be introduced prior to girls varsity warm-ups at approximately 5:45 pm. Boys parents will be introduced prior to boys varsity warm-ups at approximately 7:30 pm.
 
PARENTS NIGHT FOR WRESTLING is scheduled for Thursday, January 23, during the Kearney Catholic dual. Parents will be introduced prior to the start of the dual at approximately 6:55 pm.

Listen Live Tonight

Tonight’s (Tuesday) Gibbon vs. Shelton basketball games can be heard on Classic Hits Power99 (98.9 FM) or listened to online at platteriverpreps.com beginning with the girls varsity pregame at 5:45 pm. The boys game will follow at approximately 7:30 pm.

Bowers and Vasquez Selected to Honor Band

Congratulations to Nylin Bowers and Melany Vaquez for being selected to participate in the Kearney Underclassmen Honor Bands. They will spend Monday, January 20, at Kearney High School preparing with many other students from around the state and that evening at 6:15 pm the honor band will have a free concert. Congratulations, Melany and Nylin.

Quiz Bowl Wednesday

High school quiz bowl team practice is scheduled for this Wednesday, January 8, at 7:35 a.m. in Mrs. Jones classroom.

Basketball Holiday Tournament Rescheduled

Elm Creek has moved the holiday tournament to Tuesday and Wednesday, December 31-January 1. The previously scheduled times will be used. The girls will play at 11:00 a.m. with the boys playing at 12:45 pmon Tuesday. If roads are not traversable on Tuesday, the tournament will be canceled.

Holiday Tournament Games Postponed Today (Monday)

The basketball holiday tournament games in Elm Creek scheduled for today have been postponed. They are working on a reschedule timeline.

Basketball Holiday Tournament Schedule

The girls and boys basketball teams will be competing in the Elm Creek Holiday Tournament on Monday-Tuesday, December 30-31. The game schedule is as follows:

December 30 — Gibbon girls vs Elm Creek 11:00 a.m.
December 30 — Gibbon boys vs Elm Creek 12:45 p.m.
December 31 — Girls consolation game 11:00 a.m./Championship 2:30 p.m.
December 31 — Boys consolation game 12:45 p.m./championship 4:15 p.m.

School Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting Minutes–December 9

Notice of Board of Education Meeting – January 13

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 13th of January, 2020 at 5:30 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

All-school Food Drive A Success

Over 1300 items were collected for the food pantries in Gibbon. Congratulations to Mrs. Johnson’s 1st grade class and Mrs. Jones’ advisory class for winning the competition for the most donated items on the elementary and secondary side. Thank you to all the students and staff for the contributions. Great job, Gibbon Buffaloes!!

BTV Christmas Production

Click here to watch the Digital Media class production:  Elf on the Shelf.

1:00 School Dismissal Friday

School will dismiss at 1:00 on Friday, December 20, for Christmas break. Staff will report back to school on January 3rd and students will return on Monday, January 6. Enjoy the break. Merry Christmas!

PreK-12 “Be Kind” Activity

Gibbon/Shelton JV Game Additions

On Tuesday, January 7, junior varsity girls and boys basketball games have been added to the original schedule with Shelton. Both junior varsity games will begin at 4:30 pm. All games are in Gibbon as listed on the calendar.

Teaching Position Available For 2020-2021

Gibbon Public Schools is accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year in the following area:
1.00 FTE English Language Arts Teacher

Coaching/Extra Curricular Positions Anticipated:
Junior High Assistant Football Coach
Junior High Assistant Volleyball Coach
Junior High Head Girls Basketball Coach
Junior High Assistant Girls Basketball Coach.

Click here for more details and the application process — Teaching Position.