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Education

G-R’s Arvizu-Ersland nominated for All State Festival

REINBECK – Gladbrook-Reinbeck junior Vanessa Arvizu-Ersland has been nominated this year for the Iowa High School Speech Association’s All State Festival for her performance poetry piece. This is Arvizu-Ersland’s first All State performance nomination. At Districts, Arvizu-Ersland ...

GMG, Baxter to share superintendent next school year

GREEN MOUNTAIN – During a special meeting of the Green Mountain-Garwin school board held on March 7, a pair of motions were approved allowing the district to both enter into a superintendent sharing agreement with Baxter Community School District beginning next school year while also hiring ...

Area students ranks among Top 2% at Iowa State University

AMES – The following area students are ranked among the Top 2% of students in their college at Iowa State University. Congratulations on your achievements from Tama-Grundy Publishing! –Timothy Freeland, Junior, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Dysart –Carlie Spore, Junior, College ...

G-R Staff Highlights: Social Studies Department

Get to know Mrs. Schultz Mrs. Schultz has been teaching at GR for seven years. Outside of school, Mrs. Schultz enjoys reading, cheering on the Cyclones, and hanging out with her twins. Mrs. Schultz's favorite thing about teaching at GR is the small school aspect. She likes that she ...

GMG to explore superintendent sharing with Baxter

GREEN MOUNTAIN – In a decision few probably saw coming, the GMG Board of Education approved a motion Monday night to explore the possibility of sharing a superintendent with Baxter Community School District in Jasper County. With newly-installed Interim-Superintendent Gary Sinclair at the ...

Health care career scholarships available from GCMH Foundation

GRUNDY CENTER – Students who are enrolled in a health care career program are invited to apply for a 2024 Grundy County Memorial Hospital Foundation Health Care Career Scholarship. The scholarship awards are aimed at students who graduated from high school or are currently living or working ...

G-R honors February Character Award recipients

Congratulations to Gladbrook-Reinbeck’s February Character Award recipients! Those honored in February include TK students Callen Bueghly and Caysen Voshell; kindergarten students Evah Miller, Brecken Thede, Audie Lehmann, Tucker Rodenbourn-Kartous, and Teagyn Schick; first graders Samuel ...

GMG elementary teacher placed on paid administrative leave

GREEN MOUNTAIN – A Green Mountain-Garwin (GMG) elementary teacher has been placed on paid administrative leave. According to Central Rivers AEA Chief Joel Pedersen, who acted as GMG Interim-Superintendent from Jan. 11 through Feb. 14, the teacher, who is not being identified as no criminal ...