Painting The Track–Please Stay Off

The track is being repainted today and Tuesday. PLEASE STAY OFF all track areas until further notice. Thank you!

Gibbon Youth Wrestling Sign Up

Sign up for youth wrestling will be held Thursday, November 1, in the wrestling room from 6:30 – 7:30 pm. For questions contact Dalton Smith at 308.216.1325 or email him at daltonsmith1995@gmail.com

Veterans Day–Wall of Honor

The Wall of Honor will once again be on display in the school commons area during the week of Veterans Day. Anyone who would like to submit a picture and information for display is asked to download the form here or pick one up in the high school or elementary office then submit the photo and form to Mrs. Stroh. The deadline for submission to the Wall of Honor is Thursday, November 1. Detailed instructions are included on the form.  Download the form here: Wall of Honor Form — pdf format or Wall of Honor Form — MS Word format.

Early Dismissal Monday

Students will be dismissed at 1:45 pm on Monday, October 22. Staff will be involved in School Improvement meetings that afternoon. Secondary students will follow the 1:45 Dismissal Schedule. Students that are on the ICU List will remain in school until 3:27 or until their work is completed, whichever comes first. All bell schedules can be found under the Resources tab at the top of this page.

State Cross Country Meet Information

The cross country teams will be competing at the NSAA Class D State Championships today at Kearney Country Club. The Class D girls race will start on hole 4, east side of the line, at 12:00 pm and the boys race begins on hole 2, east side of the line, at 1:00 pm. The awards ceremony will be held at the UNK Health and Fitness Center at approximately 2:30 pm. Medals are awarded to the top 15 individuals  and top 2 teams. Good luck — Go Buffs!

Friday Football–Listen LIVE

This Friday, October 19, the varsity football game versus Wood River will be broadcast live on Classic Hits Power 99 (98.9 FM) radio. Pregame will begin at 6:30 pm with kickoff scheduled for 7:00 pm. You may also listen online at www.platteriverpreps.com. Don’t miss the action. Go Buffs!

Calendar Change

The date for One Act districts has been changed. Gibbon will compete on Monday, November 26, at the Merryman Performing Arts Center in Kearney. This is a change from the original date.

Cross Country Teams State Bound

Congratulations to both the girls and boys cross country teams for qualifying for the state meet! The boys team won the district championship and the girls team earned runner-up at Cambridge last Thursday. The state meet will be held on Friday, October 19, at the Kearney Country Club. The Class D girls race will begin at 12:00 pm and the boys race will run at 1:00 pm. The awards ceremony will be held at 2:30 at the UNK Sports Complex. Good luck and Go Buffs!

School Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting Minutes — October 8

Help Fight Cancer by Scrappin’ With Friends

The Gibbon FCCLA Chapter is hosting a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Please join them in helping fight cancer by participating in the “Scrappin’ With Friends” event on October 12, 13, and 14. There will be three fun-filled days with prizes, laughter, a silent auction, hourly door prizes, and make and take crafts. Click here to read the flier for more details — HELPING FIGHT CANCER. Thank you for supporting this fundraiser.

Elementary Paraprofessional Position

Gibbon Public Schools is seeking an elementary paraprofessional educator for the remainder of the 2018-19 school year. Hourly rate $9.90/ $10.90 Bilingual.  Interested candidates should retrieve an application at Gibbon Public Schools; 1030 Court Street; PO Box 790; Gibbon, NE 68840; telephone 308-468-5721. Applications are also available under the District Tab – Employment Link at the top of this page. This position is open until filled. The position is subject to the Veterans’ Preference Law.  EOE.

District Wrestling Host School Announced

NSAA has announced that Boone Central will the the host school for the district wrestling tournament this year.

JV Football Game Cancelled

The junior varsity football game scheduled for today, October 8, at Kearney Catholic has been cancelled due to field conditions.

Grub Grill At Football Game

This Friday, October 12, the football game versus GICC will be played at Grand Island Northwest High School. The GICC Dance Team will be hosting a Grub Grill before the kickoff. They will be serving chili, cinnamon rolls, and a drink (pop, water, coffee) for $5. They would appreciate your support if attending the game.

Homecoming King and Queen Crowned

Congratulations to Jessica Tamayo and Izaiah Gomez our 2018 Homecoming Queen and King. The Homecoming Coronation took place after the football game on Friday night.

Board of Education Meeting Agenda

Board Meeting Agenda – October 8

Homecoming 80’s Throwback

Band and Choir Fundraiser

Band and Choir Students will be selling Club’s Choice starting October 5 going until October 16th. Please support our students! You can also order online at https://seller.clubschoicefundraising.com/Home/SchoolPage/GIBB23

Freshmen Fundraiser–Magazines, Flags, and More

The freshmen class fundraiser is underway. Students are selling magazine subscriptions, NCAA Officially Licensed Fan Flags, and Festival foods (non-refrigerated items) such as candy, sausage, and spices. Sales will continue through October 12. Items purchased other than magazines will be delivered prior to Thanksgiving. Please contact any student in the freshmen class if you are interested in supporting their fundraiser or making a donation to the class. You may also shop online at www.gaschoolstore.com. Just click on “I’m Ready To Shop” and enter our School ID: 1028877. Thank you for your support.

LPC Volleyball Tournament

Gibbon will play Ravenna at St. Paul on Monday, October 8, at 6:00 pm in the Lou-Platte Conference Volleyball Tournament.  The winner will advance to play St. Paul at 7:00 pm.  Click here to view a complete tournament bracket.