The District One-Act Play Production will be Monday, November 28, at Ravenna. This is a change to the school calendar.
Calling all Gibbonites! Now it is so easy to snap and share photos! Share your school event photos for our yearbook by:
1. Going to http://community.lifetouch.com.
2. Enter the school code: OTXNIC
3. Upload your photos!
It’s a great way to be a part of our history!
The Gibbon Boosters will host a Tailgate BBQ Friday before the football game this Friday beginning at 6:15 pm. Burger or Brat meal with chips, drink and treat is $4. Extra burger or brat $2. Join the Boosters as they continue to support our Gibbon students in many different activities! Thank you!
“The Breeze” KLIQ 94.5 FM will broadcast this Friday’s football game versus Hastings St. Cecilia. Pre-game begins at 6:30 with kickoff scheduled for 7:00 pm in Gibbon.
Congratulations to all the finalists of Gibbon’s Got Talent: Christopher Anderson, Diego Avina, Breanna Hagan, Kaitlyn Jurgens, Grace Kennedy, Christopher Mercer, Kaleb Pickel, Baylee Rockefeller, Delaney Tracy, Morgan Wadkins-Meyer and Samantha Walker. The winner of “GIBBON’S GOT TALENT” 2016 is Baylee Rockefeller; 1st Runner-up is Christopher Anderson, and 2nd Runner-up is Morgan Wadkins-Meyer.
Tuesday, Oct. 18–University of Nebraska Lincoln–8:15 a.m. (media center)
Tuesday, Oct. 18–Southeast Community College–9:30 a.m. (counselor’s office)
Wednesday, Oct. 19–Wayne State College–9:00 a.m. (counselor’s office)
Wednesday, Oct. 19–Midland University–10:00 a.m. (counselor’s office)
Wednesday, Oct. 19–Lincoln College of Hair Design–1:20 pm (counselor’s office)
Friday, Oct. 21–Chadron State College–10:30 a.m. (counselor’s office)
Monday, Oct. 24–Mid-Plains Community College (North Platte)–9:30 a.m. (counselor’s office)
Congratulations to the cross country team for their state qualifying performances at the district meet held in Arapahoe on Thursday. Jocelyn Shea qualified individually and the boys team finished as Runner-up, qualifying as a team. Gibbon had three runners earning individual medals as well–Nathan Holcomb, 2nd; Izaiah Gomez, 7th; and Jocelyn Shea, 11th. The state meet is next Friday, October 21, at the Kearney Country Club. The girls race will start at 12:00 and the boys race will be run at 1:00. Great job Buffs!
The FCCLA is currently working on a fundraiser for blood cancer patients and their families through the “Pennies for Patients” program. From October 5th to November 5th they will be collecting coins and bills to support children with leukemia and lymphoma. Drop boxes are in the high school and elementary offices. In addition, a giving site has been created for those interested in making a donation online. Please click on this link to donate to the Gibbon FCCLA fundraiser online — Gibbon FCCLA Pennies For Patients.
A special meeting of the Board of Education has been scheduled for Thursday, October 13, at 5:00 in the HS Distance Learning classroom. The purpose of the meeting is to hear proposals from various superintendent search firms and to select a firm to assist in the search for a new superintendent for the 2017-18 school year. The public is welcome to attend.
Parents Night for the football, girls golf, and cheerleaders will be Friday, October 21, at the Gibbon vs Hastings St. Cecilia football game. The football players and parents will be introduced prior to the game (6:30 pm) and the girls golf team and cheer team will be recognized during halftime.
Parents Night for the volleyball team will be Thursday, October 27, prior to the warmup of the third game.
Congratulations to Jacob Tracy for being named “Athlete of the Week”. Click on this link for the video clip: http://video.theindependent.com/?vcid=31476729&freewheel=91325&sitesection=tindependent
Pictures of both living and deceased veterans will be displayed on the “Wall of Honor” in the commons area. If you would like to submit a photo and information for this display, a form is available at the high school and elementary offices or download the form from this link — Wall of Honor.
The Gibbon Board of Education has announced that it has rescheduled the Monday, October 10th, meeting to Tuesday, October 11th . This was necessary due to some scheduling conflicts. The Board will meet at 7:00 in the auditorium. The meeting is open to the public.
Any junior high boys interested in attending the UNK Men Empowerment Conference on Friday, November 4, from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 pm should pick up a registration form from Ms. Neubauer. The conference will be held at the UNK Student Union. There is no cost but registrations must be turned in no later than Wednesday, October 5, at 4:00 pm.