Congratulations to Kierstin Purdie and Max Riley, our high school students of the month!
GCCSD partners with the Food Bank of Iowa to provide food products for our students and families. Food pantry items are sent home in student backpacks on Fridays. We strive to provide items to create a meal and/or supplement the home's pantry. All students are eligible to receive pantry items. Please complete the brief form if you are interested in participating. https://forms.gle/9EPaMpBGNP7A5TJK7
Iowa Central Community College will be at the high school on Thursday, November 11th from 4-7 PM for a Triton Tour. Students and parents are welcome to attend to learn more about Iowa Central and the programs they offer, schedule a tour, get help filing the FAFSA or applying to the college, or to ask questions about Iowa Central or other colleges around the area. Contact Allison Wenck (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions.
All-State music auditions were held on Saturday, Oct. 23rd, at 6 sites around the state. Greene County students went to Atlantic to audition. Ten students auditioned for the all-state choir, and results are as follows: Kierstin Purdie, Ava Schilling, Olivia Hoyt, Gavin VanderLinden and Brianna Blasnitz were accepted into the choir. Daniele Madsen and Wyatt Villebro were both recalled and Daniele was chosen as a first alternate. These 5 students will participate in the 75th Iowa All-State Festival Nov. 18-20 in Ames. Being selected to an all-state ensemble is the highest honor attainable for a high school musician.
Today's Greene County High School Esports match will be livestreamed on the GCCSD Esports YouTube channel. Tune in this afternoon at 4:00 to watch the Esports team compete against Roland Story High School while playing Rainbow 6 Siege. Use the link below to watch the stream. GCCSD Esports YouTube Stream: https://youtu.be/XcOiZIVHdZg
Greene County will host Roland-Story in the first round of the 2021 Football Playoffs this Friday night, October 22 at 7:00 p.m. All tickets for the game are $8 and are sold online per the policy of the IHSAA. To purchase tickets please use the following link and procedure: Ticketing Link: https://www.iahsaa.org/tickets/ To purchase tickets: 1) Click "Football" 2) Click "2A" 3) Click "Get Tickets for First Round Football at Greene County" 4) Scroll up slightly, select the number of tickets to purchase and checkout 5) Bring your tickets to the game (digital or printed off) and they will be scanned for entry at the west or northwest gates at Linduska Field. The game will be livestreamed on the NFHS Network.
Please see below for a message from Greene County CSD Athletic Director Todd Gordon: --------- The Greene County Football Team has qualified for the playoffs and we have a clothing order open at this time. The online store closes at 11:59 pm on Sunday, October 17. There will be no orders taken after the Sunday night deadline and this will be the only playoff clothing order done. There will not be a second one. The order will be delivered to the high school and then we will work to sort it as quickly as we can. We will send out an email when the order is ready to be picked up and also post on social media. You can find the online order here: https://greenecountystatefootball2021.itemorder.com/ Thank You
Greene County CSD would like to remind you that there will be no school on Monday, October 18, for teacher professional development. Thank you!
Today's Greene County High School Esports match will be livestreamed on the new GCCSD Esports YouTube channel. Tune in this afternoon at 4:00 to watch the Esports team compete against Abraham Lincoln High School while playing Rainbow 6 Siege. Use the link below to watch the stream. GCCSD Esports YouTube Stream: https://youtu.be/QA33LOwGlMk
Today's Greene County High School Esports Varsity and JV matches will be livestreamed on YouTube and Twitch beginning at 4:00. Use the YouTube link below to watch the Varsity Esports team take on Centerville in Rainbow Six Siege. Use the Twitch link below to watch the JV team take on Waterloo East High School in Mario Smash Bros. Good luck to both teams! GCCSD Varsity YouTube Stream: https://youtu.be/yW5-K4rQ5SM GCCSD JV Twitch Stream: https://www.twitch.tv/gccsdesports
Tonight's JV football game vs South Hamilton has been cancelled.
The Middle School AND High School cross country meet at Perry has been cancelled.
Greene County Public Health will be at the High School on Wednesday, October 13th from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM. They will be offering all students the flu vaccine and the COVID 19 vaccine. If you would like your student to receive one or both of the vaccines, fill out the attached form and return it to the school by October 12th. If you have any questions, please email them to Ann Hicks (email@example.com) https://drive.google.com/file/d/1LfsN0eKOFCMx9SB5aVcsDpISTsedS9TV/view
The Greene County High School Esports team will be live streaming their match against Belmond Klemme this afternoon at 4:00. The live stream will be hosted on the GCCSD YouTube channel. That information can be found below. Tune in to cheer on the High School Esports team this afternoon at 4:00! GCCSD YouTube Esports Match: https://youtu.be/QPzC9ypSP8M
The JV/V Cross Country Meet at West Marshall today has been cancelled.
Reminder - no school Monday, Sept. 20, for teacher prof development.
JV Football vs Van Meter on October 11th has been cancelled.
Junior students will take the ASVAB test on Wednesday, September 15th at 8:15 AM. The test will last a couple of hours and will be completed on student Chromebooks. Please encourage your student to get a good night's sleep, grab some breakfast (the cafeteria serves free breakfast in the mornings), and to bring a charged device to the testing session. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Wenck (firstname.lastname@example.org).
As we prepare for the first home football game of the season we want to remind fans, young and old, of the student seating policy for home games at Linduska Field.