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Education

Scripps spelling bee

Seth Gretillat, an 8th grader at Gladbrook-Reinbeck Middle School, competed on March 1 in the Scripps Spelling Bee on the Iowa State Campus. To be our school representative, Seth defeated 20 other students in a spell-off. Even though the weather wasn't ideal, Seth was there and ready. He went ...

GR parade of bands

This year's annual Parade of Bands festival was held on Thursday, March 13th, at 7:00 p.m. in the GR High School gymnasium! There will be plenty of different music tailored to the interest of everyone in the audience! The best part is comparing the many levels of music created, starting with ...

G-R NHS Blood Drive By: Maddison Wild

On February 26th, the National Honor Society of Gladbrook-Reinbeck hosted their annual blood drive. With this year’s weather, the National Red Cross has declared a national blood shortage. Students participating in National Honor Society volunteer during the drive by providing snacks and ...

G-R District Speech Results By: McKenzie Beck

Many people on the GR speech team made it to state competition this year. The competition will be held Saturday, March 15, at Starmont High School. The people who received I’s and will compete at state are as follows: Sadie Walton-Exposand Individual Improv Alyssa Christopher-Solo Musical ...

G-R Parade of Bands By: Shelby Yates

This year’s annual Parade of Bands festival is just around the corner! Come check out all the great music our 5th12th graders have been working on this upcoming Thursday, March 13th, at 7:00 p.m. in the G-R High School gymnasium! There will be plenty of different music tailored to the ...

G-R District Individual Speech Contest Results By: Shelby Yates

This previous Saturday, March 1st, the Gladbrook-Reinbeck Individual Speech team made the long, extremely snowy trip to Clarion-Goldfield to compete in District Individual Speech contest. 15 high schoolers participated in Individual Speech contest with majority of them competing in two events. ...

G-REA initial proposal

The Gladbrook-Reinbeck Education Association presented their initial proposal to the Gladbrook-Reinbeck School Board and proposed an overall total package increase of 2.11%. An increase of $200 to the base is proposed, making the base salary $32,900 for the 2014-15 school year. Schedule B would ...

Teens for Jeans

Last Friday, February 21st, was our final day of the Gladbrook Reinbeck School District and Community Teens for Jeans drive. For the past three weeks, community members, staff and students of all GR buildings have been donating their old, gently used jeans. These jeans will be distributed to ...

GR senior class trip

This year seniors at GR will be going on a class trip to Chicago. Everyone knows something about Chicago, whether it's about the sports teams, the gangster history, or maybe just the movie "Chicago" with Rene Zellweger. The GR seniors are not just going to Chicago to have fun. They will go and ...

“Teens for Jeans” Drive By: Shelby Yates

Last Friday, February 21st, was our final day of the GladbrookReinbeck School District and Community “Teens for Jeans” drive. For the past three weeks, community members, staff and students of all G-R buildings have been donating their old, gently used jeans. These jeans will be ...