“Pink Out” Game

pinkoutThere will be a “PINK OUT” on Thursday, December 15 at our 1st home basketball games (Ravenna game). T-shirt and sock order forms are in the high school office. Please leave your order with Mrs. Brundage or Mrs. Ronnfeldt. All orders with payment must be received by Dec. 7th. Thank you for making this “PINK OUT” a memorable event.

Dec-Jan Newsletter



December Menus

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Superintendent Search Survey Open

Patrons of the district are encouraged to complete the survey below regarding the superintendent search being conducted by McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. The survey will be open from Tuesday, November 29, 2016 through Tuesday, December 6, 2016In addition, the brochure posted below has been developed to assist in the search. You may click the brochure link to view the timeline for hiring as well as the application requirements and selection procedures.

Stakeholder Survey Link:  Superintendent Search Survey

Superintendent Search Brochure


Time Change–Wrestling

wrestlingclipartThe start time for the wrestling meet this Friday, December 2, at Columbus Lakeview has been changed to 2:00 pm. This is a change to the school calendar.

Order Your Winter Athletic Buttons

Activity ButtonThe Gibbon FBLA is now taking orders for basketball and wrestling athletic buttons. Click on this link Activity Buttons–Basketball & Wrestling or go to the link under the Fundraiser section on the right side of this page. Each button is $5 for the first button and $4 for additional buttons of the same athlete. Please pay for and pick up your order at the high school office. Thank you for supporting Gibbon FBLA!

6:30 p.m. Public Meeting

The public is invited to a meeting on Monday, November 28, at 6:30 p.m. in the high school library at Gibbon Public Schools to visit with consultants from McPherson and Jacobson to solicit input on the criteria and qualifications of the new Gibbon Superintendent of Schools. Some questions to think about when you attend this meeting are:

(1) What are the great things about the community?
(2) What are the great things about Gibbon Public Schools?
(3) What are the key issues the new superintendent would need to be aware of when he/she starts on July 1?

Your input would be valuable. Everyone is welcome!

Reunión Pública a las 6:30 p.m.

El público está invitado a una reunión el 28 de noviembre a las 6:30 p.m. en la biblioteca de la escuela secundariaen las Escuelas Públicas de Gibbon para visitar con los consultores de McPherson y Jacobson para solicitar información sobre los criterios y cualificaciones del nuevo Superintendente de Gibbon.

Algunas preguntas para pensar antes de asistir a esta reunión son:

(1) ¿Cuáles son las grandes cosas de la comunidad?
(2) ¿Cuáles son las cosas buenas de la Escuela Pública de Gibbon? Y
(3) ¿Cuáles son las cuestiones clave que el nuevo superintendente necesitaría tener en cuenta cuando comience el 1 de julio?

Su aportación será muy valiosa. ¡Todos son bienvenidos!

GEPO Meeting

Elem GEPO buffaloThere will be a Gibbon Elementary Parent’s Organization (GEPO) meeting on Monday, November 21, at 6:45 pm in the elementary library.

Board Meeting Minutes–November 14

Budget Hearing Minutes

Regular Meeting Minutes

All-Conference Volleyball Selections

volleyballCongratulations to Parker Kenton and Miranda Smith for being named to the 2016 Lou-Platte All-Conference Volleyball Team and to Sydni Kroll for being named honorable mention.

Jr. High Wrestling Triangular

Gibbon vs Elm Creek and Overton

Board Agenda–November 14

Agenda Information

Board Agenda

Board Meeting Minutes–November 9

Special Meeting Minutes

Nursing Students Visit Elementary

img_9027UNMC nursing students visited the kindergarten and 1st grade classes today to educate them on hand washing and healthy eating. They discussed how, when, and why students are to wash their hands. They completed teaching on healthy foods and why students need to choose fruits, veggies, and lean meats. They discussed limiting sweets and fried foods. Students went through a “buffet” line and picked various food pictures and then the choices were discussed and how to make better food choices. At the end of their presentation students were given grapes and apple slices to snack on.

Students Attend Leadership Symposium

UNLUNK jr highNineteen high school students attended the Latino Leadership Symposium on November 8th held on the UNL campus. Eleven junior high students attended the Beta Men Conference held at UNK on November 4th. English Language Learners teacher, Stacy Quinteros, and high school guidance counselor, Laura Neubauer, sponsored the groups.

Change in Calendar: Jr. High Girls Basketball

basketball-012The junior high girls basketball game at Shelton on Monday, December 12, will start at 4:30 instead of 3:30.

Board Agenda–November 9

Agenda Information

Board Agenda

One-Act Places First

group-pic-2016-2Congratulations to the One-Act Team for placing first at the Loup City “Parade of Plays” on Friday, November 4. Sixteen schools attended including Class A and B schools. Outstanding acting awards were awarded to Christopher Anderson, Brie Bailey, Christopher Mercer, Samantha Mercer, Juan Roberto and Morgan Wadkins-Meyer. Christopher Anderson was also honored with the Outstanding Over-all Actor award for the entire competition. Great job, Gibbon Buffs!

group-pic-2016-2The Gibbon One-Act Team begins their season on Friday, November 4, at the Loup City Parade of Plays. This year’s One-Act is “The Other Room.” The public performance is scheduled for Tuesday, November 22, at 7:00 pm.