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Education

International Dot Day in 4-B

International Dot Day was celebrated on September 15, 2014, in 4-B at Reinbeck Elementary School. We learned a lot about Dot Day and had fun doing it.First we designed CD's - which are really large dots. Next we painted little dots with Q-tips. This is a kind of art called pointillism created ...

G-R cheerleaders hold cheering camp

On Tuesday, September 26th, the Gladbrook-Reinbeck football cheerleaders (Shalyn Johnston, Ashley Moore, Megan Oelschlager, Hailey Stickfort, Haydon Rhoades, Ashley Sieh, Mikayla Saak, Alex Thede, Sadie Cahalan and Lily Heinzle) hosted a cheer camp for kids aged 13 and under.During the two-hour ...

International Dot Day in 4-B

For International Dot Day on September 15, 2014, Mrs. Bailey's Fourth Grade Class did a lot of different things. Mrs. Bailey read us The Dot by Peter Reynolds. We decorated CD's and completed dot-to-dots. We tried pointillism, a technique by Georges Seurat, with Q-tips. We learned about Braille ...

G-R FFA judges

On Saturday, September 6, Alex Thede, Haydon Rhoades, and Shalyn Johnson, competed in judging dairy cattle. They judged six classes of cattle, gave oral reasons for one class, and took a general knowledge test. Our G-R team received 13th as a team out of a total of 19 teams. These girls did ...

G-R juniors to college fair

All Gladbrook-Reinbeck juniors attended the McLeod Center College Fair on Tuesday, September 16, in Cedar Falls. Over seventy-five community colleges, private and public colleges and universities were available for juniors to ask questions about their institutions. These colleges are located in ...

100 days of summer blood drive

On August 29th from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., the National Honor Society of Gladbrook-Reinbeck held 100 Days of Summer blood drive at the high school gym. Chairpersons, Kelsey Schwartz and Nicole Adair, ran the event with the help of Mrs. Strohbehn, Jeff Tscherter and Cydney Rose. Members of the ...

Upper Iowa University announces summer 2014 Dean’s list

Upper Iowa University announces the Dean's List for the Summer term 2014. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 grade point average for the semester and be enrolled as a full-time student.Stacie Fobian from Reinbeck, majoring in Nursing at the UIU Nursing-Online ...

New Faces At G-R – Matt Switzer By: Cole Goos

This at G-R we hired a new curriculum advisor. Matt Switzer grew up in Springfield, Oregon. He graduated with an elementary education degree at Northwest Christian University in 1998. He later graduated from the University of Oregon, with a degree in philosophy. In 2001, Matt then moved to ...

G-R Juniors to College Fair

All Gladbrook-Reinbeck juniors attended the McLeod Center College Fair on Tuesday, September 16, in Cedar Falls. Over seventy-five community colleges, private and public colleges and universities were available for juniors to ask questions about their institutions. These colleges are located in ...

G-R Cheerleaders Hold Cheering Camp By: Shandra Simo

On Tuesday, September 26th, the Gladbrook-Reinbeck football cheerleaders (Shalyn Johnston, Ashley Moore, Megan Oelschlager, Hailey Stickfort, Haydon Rhoades, Ashley Sieh, Mikayla Saak , Alex Thede, Sadie Cahalan, Lily Heinzle) hosted a cheer camp for kids aged 13 and under. During the two-hour ...