Grand Island, Nebraska: Every Student, Every Day, A Success!
Information on the middle school schedule and course changes, including the change from a semester schedule to a trimester schedule is available here. This information includes the background and process that led to this change.
A few tidbits:
Click here for Grand Island Public Schools No Child Left Behind information.
Click here to see the Nebraska Department of Education State of Schools Report from Grand Island Public Schools.
You can now follow GIPS and a growing number of our schools on Facebook and Twitter.
Click here for a summary of benefits and coverage for $1650.
Click here for a summary of benefits and coverage for $750.
The district provides four buses to transport GIPS students. Students and parents must complete a Transportation Contract to ride a GIPS bus.
Bus schedules can be downloaded below.
Grand Island Public Schools is working to make our schools a healthier place for students to learn and staff to work!
Our School District is a member of one of the country’s most extensive childhood wellness and obesity prevention programs, the Alliance for a Healthier Generation’s Healthy Schools Program. More than 9,000 schools across the country are utilizing the Healthy Schools Program’s free tools and resources to make significant changes in the areas of healthy eating, physical activity and staff wellness to help create a healthier generation. Learn more about how you can participate in the program: http://www.healthiergeneration.org/video
Check out our links to see what is happening in our buildings!
AFHG Beverage Guidelines K-12
AFHG Competitive Foods Guidelines K-12
Alternative to Food as Classroom Reward
Guidelines for Healthy School Environments
Healthy Learning Environment
Healthy School Celebration Handout
Healthy School Snacks and Parties
Traditional School Calendar
|March 7||PK-5 No School|
|March 10-14||PK-12 No School
|March 17||Board Meeting 6:30 PM|
Continuous School Calendar
Howard, Jefferson, Starr and West Lawn Elementary
|March 3-7||Spring Intersession|
|March 10-14||No School
|March 17||Board Meeting - 6:30 PM|
It is the policy of the Grand Island Public Schools not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, handicap, religion, or marital status in its educational programs, activities or employment policies as required by Title VI, Title IX, &Section 504.EOE/AA.