Kids Eat Free – Ninos Comen Gratis! Gibbon Public Schools will once again be a summer lunch program site. Lunch will be provided FREE for all kids ages 1 – 18 years and adults may eat for $3. Lunch will be available Monday – Friday, June 5 – July 28, from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm. No lunch will be available on July 3rd or 4th.
The Gibbon Board of Education is inviting you to join us at Gibbon Public Schools on Thursday, May 25th in the Commons area from noon to 1 p.m. for Mr. Larry Witt’s retirement send off.
The elementary field day scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, has been rescheduled to Wednesday due to considerations of predicted weather. The schedule of events will remain the same with events beginning at 9:00.
The last day of school is Wednesday, May 24. Students will be dismissed at the regular dismissal time.
Congratulations to the state track qualifiers: (Girls) Jade Bentley–Triple Jump, 3200 M Relay; Kaylee Palmieri–800 M Run, 3200 M Relay; Maliyah Rivera–3200 M Relay; Miranda Smith–High Jump, 3200 M Relay; Parker Kenton–(alternate) 3200 M Relay; (Boys) Nathan Holcomb–1600 M Run and 3200 M Run! The state meet is held at Burke Stadium in Omaha on Friday and Saturday, May 19-20. Class C begins Friday morning at 9:00 a.m. and continues on Saturday. For a complete state meet schedule click on the following link: 2017 State Track Schedule or click here for additional state track information.
Gibbon will compete in the C-9 District Track Meet today–May 11. Field events begin at 10:00 a.m. and running events begin at 1:00 pm. Click here for the complete list and order of events — C9 District Track and Field Schedule. Good luck to all the athletes competing.
Congratulations to the Gibbon (Avi, Anayeli, Marina, and Fatima) and Kearney Catholic girls soccer team for defeating Waverly in the sub-state game on Saturday by a score of 2-0! With the win, the team qualified for the State Soccer Championships as the 7th seed. The game will be played at Creighton University – Morrison Stadium on Friday May 12, at 3:00 pm versus Columbus Scotus. Congratulations and good luck, girls!
The art students will have their projects and the work they completed throughout the year on display at the Art Show this Thursday, May 4, at 6:30 pm in the high school gym. The Fine Arts Awards will follow at 7:30 pm in the auditorium. Please make plans to attend.
The GEF (Gibbon Educational Foundation) Continuing Education Scholarships are now available. The deadline is Friday, June 2. Gibbon alumni are eligible for these scholarships, as well as the GEA (Gibbon Education Association) Continuing Education Scholarship. Guidelines and applications can be found under the Students Tab — 2017 Scholarships link– at the top of this page.
Congratulations to the track athletes who qualified for the Central Nebraska Track Championships which will be held at Grand Island Northwest (today) Monday, April 24–Jade Bentley, Parker Kenton, Kaylee Palmieri, Maliyah Rivera, Miranda Smith, Chase Smith and Nathan Holcomb. Good luck!
3:00 pm High Jump–Miranda and Chase Smith
5:15 pm 3200 M Relay–Jade Bentley, Maliyah Rivera, Parker Kenton and Kaylee Palmieri
6:05 pm 1600 M Run–Miranda Smith, Kaylee Palmieri and Jade Bentley
6:15 pm 1600 M Run–Nathan Holcomb and Chase Smith
7:20 pm 800 M Run–Kaylee Palmieri and Miranda Smith
3200 M Run–Nathan Holcomb
Congratulations to the Gibbon Men’s Ensemble for receiving a SUPERIOR at Districts on Friday! Other students receiving SUPERIORS on their vocal solos were Christopher Anderson, Vicky Gaona, Gaby Montanez, Christopher Mercer, Alaysa Shaw & Morgan Wadkins-Meyer. All other Musical Ensembles received an EXCELLENT rating. It was a very successful day. Thank you to all who made it possible to host districts!