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Education

Meet Your Local Candidates: Lacey Boege

GMG School Board Candidate: Lacey Boege Age: 39 Family: Husband, Kyle Boege, Children Riah 12, Kysen 7 What motivated you to run for this office? Great changes have been made to the GMG District over the last year. I'm very vested in our school and community. I would like to be part of ...

Meet Your Local Candidates: Stacey Duden

GMG School Board Candidate: Stacey Duden Age: 47 Residence: Garwin, Iowa Profession: Labor Relations Representative- Human Resources Education: GMG High School- Working on bachelor’s degree- anticipated graduation- July of 2022 Family: Husband- Chris, Children- Abigail, Levi and ...

Meet Your Local Candidates: Ann Jackson

GMG School Board Candidate: Ann Jackson Age: 45 Residence: 1310 220th St, Garwin Profession: teacher Education: Master of Arts in Teaching, Morningside University; Bachelors Degree in Secondary Education and Spanish, Cornell College Family: My husband, Matt & I have 3 children. ...

T-55 FFA learning and growing in Sept.

On Sept. 27 students from the T-55 FFA organization traveled to the farm of Jack and Marion Boyer south of Reinbeck for an educational service project. During the August 2020 derecho, the Boyers lost a sizable amount of trees that acted as a windbreak on their property. A total of 20 ...

Raptor Hawk Watch workshop offered Oct. 12

On Tuesday October 12, starting at 11:30 a.m. and running until 8:00 p.m. Marshall County Conservation will host birder Kelly McKay who will give a presentation about the basics of raptor identification. Join him for part or all of the day. The free event will begin at Grimes Farm west of ...

Seven things to know from G-R school board

1. Superintendent Erik Smith reported to the G-R Board of Education during their regular meeting on Sept. 16 that certified enrollment for the district projects to see an increase of 40 students for the 2021-22 school year. Smith pointed out that 10 of the 40 students that moved into the area ...

Workforce program coming to GMG High

This fall, GMG Community Schools and Iowa Jobs for America’s Graduates (iJAG) are partnering to launch a program that will increase graduation rates, improve workforce skills, and help students successfully transition to life after high school. Up to 45 GMG High School juniors and seniors ...

McCreery legacy honored at G-R

Editor's Note: The following is a dedication written and delivered by retired educator, coach, and Gladbrook-Reinbeck Athletic Director Terri Luehring prior to the Rebel’s home varsity football game on Aug. 27. Luehring was a longtime colleague and friend of the late Dick McCreery who was ...

Gladbrook-Reinbeck students return

Classrooms at Gladbrook-Reinbeck were full Monday as the district joined many others around the state welcoming students and staff back for the start of the 2021-22 school year. Both the junior high/high school and the elementary conducted flag raising ceremonies to open the new school ...