Wednesday, January 18, 2017:
HARD SURFACE BUS ROUTE NOTIFICATION - 01-18-17
Tomorrow morning (Wednesday, 1/18) Gladbrook-Reinbeck's MORNING bus routes will use the HARD SURFACE PLAN.
Routes can be viewed here: http://www.gladbrook-reinbeck.k12.ia.us/cms/page_view?d=x&piid=&vpid=1321010422873
No morning activities on Wednesday.
We will return to REGULAR bus routes on Wednesday afternoon.
Gladbrook-Reinbeck Football wins the STATE CHAMPIONSHIP! Second year in a row!!
CONGRATULATIONS to the 2016-2017 Gladbrook-Reinbeck Football Program on winning the 2016 Class A State Championship!
Welcome To The Rebel Nation
IMPORTANT SCHOOL INFORMATION
For important information re: school start & dismissal times, breakfast at school and bus stop schedules and locations, please see the "Important School Information 2016-2017" article in the REBEL NEWS section below.
G-R Staff, Friends and Family:
PLEASE HELP MAKE OUR G-R WASHINGTON DC KIDS FUNDRAISER A SUCCESS! We would love to have lots of G-R staff, community supporters and G-R families come to support our cause! PLEASE forward this information to your co-workers, extended family and circles of friends!
Pizza Ranch is having a fundraising event for the Gladbrook-Reinbeck 7th and 8th Grade Students' Washington DC Trip!
Please mark your calendars for WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2017. Some of our Washington DC Trip students will be bussing tables for donations!
ALSO: 7% of the sales made between 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. will be donated to our kids! Funds will be donated from receipts of dine in, carry-out and delivery sales!
The address is:
Cedar Falls Pizza Ranch
4302 University Avenue, Suite B
Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613.
The phone number is: (319) 266-2555.
GOOD FOOD and a GOOD CAUSE!
AND we have added a game:
Start the Day (and the Year) Right
Make sure this year’s resolutions include guaranteeing your kids a balanced, nutritious breakfast every day. If your morning schedule makes this difficult, or your kids aren’t hungry early in the morning, send them to school for breakfast. Many nutritious foods are available every morning in the cafeteria for ALL students. Help your kids to make this semester a success!
School Breakfast Information
Serving Time: 7:45-8:25 a.m. Price: $2.00 paid, $.30 reduced*, or free* (*if qualified) No advance registration necessary! All students are welcome every day!
Gladbrook-Reinbeck staff, students and families:
For those families on a rural G-R Bus Route, your driver should give you a copy of your bus Hard Surface Route information. If you need to review this information on-line, the schedule is posted on the Gladbrook-Reinbeck website under the "District" tab. Or, you can click on the "Bus Route & Hard Surface Route Information 16-17" link below.
IMPORTANT REMINDER: Iowa School Alerts Announcement re: Change in Vendor and New Sign-up Information
ANOTHER IMPORTANT CHANGE: KWWL (Channel 7) and KCRG (Channel 9) no longer support their text alerts system. KWWL and KCRG replaced their text alert service with a Smart Phone App. If you wish to download the KWWL or KCRG weather apps, please go to the stations' websites for more information.
SCHOOL CLOSINGS, CANCELLATIONS OR DELAY ANNOUNCEMENTS: Radio and television stations announcing emergency school closings and/or delayed school starts or early dismissals are as follows:
Athletic practices, rehearsals and other before or after school activities are canceled when school is delayed or dismissed early.
Dear G-R Families: We are excited to have school start on Tuesday morning, 08-23-16! Just as a reminder, our school day starts at 8:20 a.m. and dismisses at 3:25 p.m. If your child would like to have breakfast at the Elementary Building or at the Junior High-High School, they are welcome to come between 7:45 and 8:15 a.m.
If you are one of G-R's rural route families, you should receive a phone call from your driver letting you know what time the bus will stop at your home in the morning and what time it will arrive in the afternoon.
If you are a G-R in-town Gladbrook family, please refer to the informational Bus Stop letter which was mailed to you after registration. Buses will be picking up students in Gladbrook between 7:25 and 7:45 a.m. Approximate bus stop pick-up times are as follows:
Gladbrook Shuttle Pick Up and Drop Off Locations:
Approximate pick up times for each location will be 7:25 – 7:45 AM.
Tom Quinn’s Route Bus [= “Purple Butterfly” bus] = Bus #28
Dennis Modlin’s Route Bus [= “Orange Dinosaur” bus] = #15
Lincoln Shuttle Pick Up and Drop Off Location:
Approximate pick up times for each location will be 7:40 AM.
Kevin Andersen’s Route Bus [= “Red Bird” bus] = #26
Morrison Shuttle Pick Up and Drop Off Locations:
Approximate pick up times for each location will be 7:10-7:14 AM.
Mark Bystricky’s Route Bus [= “Green Shark” bus] = #24
Again, if you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to stop by, call or e-mail the Gladbrook-Reinbeck District Office [(319) 345-2712]. We are looking forward to another GReat year!